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Jasper County, Mississippi (MS)

County population in 2019: 16,459 (all rural); it was 18,149 in 2000
County owner-occupied with a mortgage or a loan houses and condos in 2010: 2,555
County owner-occupied free and clear houses and condos in 2010: 3,262
County owner-occupied houses and condos in 2000: 5,822
Renter-occupied apartments: 981 (it was 886 in 2000)
% of renters here:

13%
State:

30%

Land area: 676 sq. mi.

Water area: 1.4 sq. mi.

Population density: 24 people per square mile   (low).

March 2019 cost of living index in Jasper County: 78.8 (low, U.S. average is 100)

Industries providing employment: Professional, scientific, management, administrative, and waste management services (49.2%), Educational, health and social services (43.1%).

Type of workers:

  • Private wage or salary: 23%
  • Government: 23%
  • Self-employed, not incorporated: 55%
  • Unpaid family work: 0%
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  • Races in Jasper County, MS (2019)
    • 8,91849.1%Black Non-Hispanic Alone
    • 7,31640.3%White Non-Hispanic Alone
    • 950.5%Two or more races
    • 830.5%Some other race alone
    • 740.4%Hispanic or Latino
Median resident age:

41.9 years
Mississippi median age:

38.3 years
Males: 7,963  (48.4%)
Females: 8,496  (51.6%)
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Average household size:
Jasper County:

2.0 people
Mississippi:

3 people

Estimated median household income in 2019: $36,437 ($24,441 in 1999)
This county:

$36,437
Mississippi:

$45,792

Median contract rent in 2019 for apartments: $427 (lower quartile is $225, upper quartile is $496)
This county:

$427
State:

$598


Estimated median house or condo value in 2019: $85,108 (it was $47,600 in 2000)
Jasper:

$85,108
Mississippi:

$128,200
Lower value quartile - upper value quartile: $44,074 - $166,305

Mean price in 2019:

Detached houses: $128,788
Here:

$128,788
State:

$183,101

Townhouses or other attached units: $95,515
Here:

$95,515
State:

$169,439

Mobile homes: $56,007
Here:

$56,007
State:

$62,798

Median monthly housing costs for homes and condos with a mortgage: $876
Median monthly housing costs for units without a mortgage: $327

Institutionalized population: 66
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Single-family new house construction building permits:

  • 1997: 14 buildings, average cost: $39,400
  • 1998: 14 buildings, average cost: $39,400
  • 1999: 15 buildings, average cost: $39,400
  • 2000: 13 buildings, average cost: $39,400
  • 2001: 13 buildings, average cost: $39,400
  • 2002: 14 buildings, average cost: $39,400
  • 2003: 15 buildings, average cost: $39,400
  • 2004: 3 buildings, average cost: $137,500
  • 2005: 4 buildings, average cost: $137,500
  • 2006: 4 buildings, average cost: $137,500
  • 2007: 3 buildings, average cost: $137,500
  • 2008: 1 building, cost: $139,200
  • 2009: 2 buildings, average cost: $400,000
  • 2010: 0 buildings
  • 2011: 0 buildings
  • 2012: 0 buildings
  • 2013: 1 building, cost: $195,000
  • 2014: 1 building, cost: $170,000
  • 2015: 2 buildings, average cost: $279,000
  • 2016: 0 buildings
  • 2017: 0 buildings
  • 2018: 0 buildings
  • 2019: 0 buildings
Number of permits per 10,000 Jasper, MS residents
Average permit cost in Jasper, MS
Presidential Elections Results

Graphs represent county-level data. Detailed 2008 Election Results

Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2019: $796 (1.0%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2019: $573 (0.7%)

Distribution of median household income in Jasper, MS in 2019
Distribution of house value in Jasper, MS in 2019
Distribution of rent paid by renters in Jasper, MS in 2019
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2019: 21.5%
Jasper County:

21.5%
Mississippi:

19.6%
(12.2% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 28.6% for Black residents, 130.6% for other race residents, 3.1% for two or more races residents)

Median age of residents in 2019: 41.9 years old
(Males: 41.6 years old, Females: 43.9 years old)
(Median age for: White residents: 48.6 years old, Black residents: 40.0 years old, Hispanic or Latino residents: 37.1 years old, Other race residents: 13.5 years old)

Fair market rent in 2006 for a 1-bedroom apartment in Jasper County is $386 a month.
Fair market rent for a 2-bedroom apartment is $455 a month.
Fair market rent for a 3-bedroom apartment is $547 a month.

Cities in this county include: Bay Springs, Heidelberg, Louin, Montrose.

Jasper County has a predicted average indoor radon screening level less than 2 pCi/L (pico curies per liter) - Low Potential

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Notable locations in this county outside city limits:

Notable locations in Jasper County: Ford (A), Ted (B), Old Taylorsville (C), Marathon Lake Recreation Area (D), Pineville Volunteer Fire Department (E). Display/hide their locations on the map

Churches in Jasper County include: New Liberty Church (A), New Sardis Church (B), Oak Grove Baptist Church (C), Old Bay Springs Church (D), Pine Valley Church (E), Pleasant Home Church (F), Center Ridge Church (G), Providence Church (H), Rocky Hill Church (I). Display/hide their locations on the map

Cemeteries: Terry Cemetery (1), Sylvan Grove Cemetery (2), Haile Cemetery (3), Gordan Cemetery (4), Good Hope Cemetery (5), Royals Cemetery (6), Rock Bluff Cemetery (7). Display/hide their locations on the map

Lakes and reservoirs: Shongelo Lake (A), Beaver Lake (B), Marathon Lake (C), Lake Ross Barnett (D), Spring Lakes (E), Greentree Reservoir (F). Display/hide their locations on the map

Streams, rivers, and creeks: Beaverdam Creek (A), Tallabogue (B), Sullivans Hollow Creek (C), Buckhalter Branch (D), Beaver Creek (E), Beech Branch (F), Bowling Creek (G), Caney Creek (H), Cantwell Branch (I). Display/hide their locations on the map

Park in Jasper County: State Roadside Park Picnic Area (1). Display/hide its location on the map

Neighboring counties: Claiborne County , Copiah County , Bulloch County, Georgia , Grant Parish, Louisiana , Lauderdale County , Effingham County, Georgia , Wayne County, Georgia .

Unemployment in November 2020:
Here:

7.5%
Mississippi:

6.0%

Unemployment by year in Jasper, MS
County total employment by year in Jasper, MS
County average yearly wages by year in Jasper, MS

Current college students: 576
People 25 years of age or older with a high school degree or higher: 84.5%
People 25 years of age or older with a bachelor's degree or higher: 15.2%

Number of foreign born residents: 39 (112.1% naturalized citizens)

Jasper County:

0.2%
Whole state:

2.1%
Year of entry for the foreign-born population
  • Year of entry for the foreign-born population
  • 02010 or later
  • 52000 to 2009
  • 01990 to 1999
  • 01980 to 1989
  • 31970 to 1979
  • 10Before 1970

Mean travel time to work (commute): 27.8 minutes

Percentage of county residents living and working in this county: 49.8%

Jasper County marital status for males Jasper County marital status for females

Housing units in structures:

  • One, detached: 5,570
  • One, attached: 78
  • Two: 22
  • 3 or 4: 194
  • 5 to 9: 48
  • 10 to 19: 9
  • 20 or more: 15
  • Mobile homes: 2,416
  • Boats, RVs, vans, etc.: 77

Housing units in Jasper County with a mortgage: 1,613 (24 second mortgage, 25 home equity loan, 14 both second mortgage and home equity loan)
Houses without a mortgage: 3,941

Here:

25.0% with mortgage
State:

49.1% with mortgage

Religion statistics for Jasper County

Religions Adherents in 2010
Religions Adherents - Change between 2000 and 2010
ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Evangelical Protestant5,63736
Mainline Protestant1,49123
Black Protestant7894
Catholic501
Other-3
None9,095-
Jasper County Religion Details
Source: Clifford Grammich, Kirk Hadaway, Richard Houseal, Dale E.Jones, Alexei Krindatch, Richie Stanley and Richard H.Taylor. 2012. 2010 U.S.Religion Census: Religious Congregations & Membership Study. Association of Statisticians of American Religious Bodies. Jones, Dale E., et al. 2002. Congregations and Membership in the United States 2000. Nashville, TN: Glenmary Research Center.

Food Environment Statistics:

Number of grocery stores: 3
Jasper County:

1.66 / 10,000 pop.
State:

2.08 / 10,000 pop.



Number of convenience stores (with gas): 13
Jasper County:

7.20 / 10,000 pop.
Mississippi:

6.36 / 10,000 pop.

Number of full-service restaurants: 5
This county:

2.77 / 10,000 pop.
State:

5.03 / 10,000 pop.

Adult diabetes rate:
Jasper County:

15.5%
Mississippi:

12.3%

Adult obesity rate:
Jasper County:

34.5%
State:

33.1%

Low-income preschool obesity rate:
Here:

19.3%
State:

14.4%

Agriculture in Jasper County:

Average size of farms: 168 acres
Average value of agricultural products sold per farm: $83,800
Average value of crops sold per acre for harvested cropland: $96.36
The value of livestock, poultry, and their products as a percentage of the total market value of agricultural products sold: 97.96%
Average total farm production expenses per farm: $57,421
Harvested cropland as a percentage of land in farms: 10.51%
Irrigated harvested cropland as a percentage of land in farms: 0.88%
Average market value of all machinery and equipment per farm: $33,654
The percentage of farms operated by a family or individual: 97.68%
Average age of principal farm operators: 55 years
Average number of cattle and calves per 100 acres of all land in farms: 13.46
Corn for grain: 158 harvested acres
Vegetables: 45 harvested acres
Land in orchards: 166 acres

Tornado activity:

Jasper County historical area-adjusted tornado activity is significantly below Mississippi state average. It is 1490929.7 times below overall U.S. average.
Tornadoes in this county have caused 46 injuries recorded between 1950 and 2004.
On 11/22/1992, a category 4 (max. wind speeds 207-260 mph) tornado injured 20 people and caused between $5,000,000 and $50,000,000 in damages.

Earthquake activity:

Jasper County-area historical earthquake activity is significantly above Mississippi state average. It is 144% greater than the overall U.S. average.

On 10/24/1997 at 08:35:17, a magnitude 4.9 (4.8 MB, 4.2 MS, 4.9 LG, Depth: 6.2 mi, Class: Light, Intensity: IV - V) earthquake occurred 126.0 miles away from Jasper County center
On 1/18/1999 at 07:00:53, a magnitude 4.8 (4.8 MB, 4.0 LG, Depth: 0.6 mi) earthquake occurred 146.9 miles away from the county center
On 11/7/2004 at 11:20:21, a magnitude 4.3 (4.3 MW, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 84.0 miles away from the county center
On 6/24/1975 at 11:11:36, a magnitude 4.5 (4.5 MB) earthquake occurred 141.1 miles away from the county center
On 3/25/1976 at 00:41:20, a magnitude 5.0 (4.9 MB, 5.0 LG, Class: Moderate, Intensity: VI - VII) earthquake occurred 260.6 miles away from Jasper County center
On 4/29/2003 at 08:59:39, a magnitude 4.9 (4.4 MB, 4.6 MW, 4.9 LG) earthquake occurred 266.7 miles away from the county center
Magnitude types: regional Lg-wave magnitude (LG), body-wave magnitude (MB), surface-wave magnitude (MS), moment magnitude (MW)

Most recent natural disasters:

  • Mississippi Severe Storms, Tornadoes, Straight-line Winds, And Flooding, Incident Period: April 12, 2020, FEMA Id: 4536, Natural disaster type: Storm, Tornado, Flood, Wind
  • Mississippi Covid-19 Pandemic, Incident Period: January 20, 2020, FEMA Id: 4528, Natural disaster type: Other
  • Mississippi Severe Storm, Straight-line Winds, And Flooding, Incident Period: October 26, 2019, FEMA Id: 4470, Natural disaster type: Storm, Flood, Wind
  • Mississippi Severe Storms, Flooding, And Tornado, Incident Period: December 27, 2018 - December 28, 2018, FEMA Id: 4415, Natural disaster type: Storm, Tornado, Flood
  • Mississippi Tropical Storm Isaac, Incident Period: August 26, 2012 to September 11, 2012, Emergency Declared EM-3348: August 28, 2012, FEMA Id: 3348, Natural disaster type: Tropical Storm
  • Mississippi Hurricane Isaac, Incident Period: August 26, 2012 to September 11, 2012, Major Disaster (Presidential) Declared DR-4081: August 29, 2012, FEMA Id: 4081, Natural disaster type: Hurricane
  • Mississippi Severe Storms, Tornadoes, Straight-line Winds, and Associated Flooding, Incident Period: April 15, 2011 to April 28, 2011, Major Disaster (Presidential) Declared DR-1972: April 29, 2011, FEMA Id: 1972, Natural disaster type: Storm, Tornado, Flood, Wind
  • Mississippi Hurricane Katrina, Incident Period: August 29, 2005 to October 14, 2005, Major Disaster (Presidential) Declared DR-1604: August 29, 2005, FEMA Id: 1604, Natural disaster type: Hurricane
  • Mississippi Hurricane Dennis, Incident Period: July 10, 2005 to July 15, 2005, Major Disaster (Presidential) Declared DR-1594: July 10, 2005, FEMA Id: 1594, Natural disaster type: Hurricane
  • Mississippi Severe Storms, Tornadoes and Flooding, Incident Period: April 06, 2003 to April 25, 2003, Major Disaster (Presidential) Declared DR-1459: April 24, 2003, FEMA Id: 1459, Natural disaster type: Storm, Tornado, Flood
  • 8 other natural disasters have been reported since 1953.

The number of natural disasters in Jasper County (18) is near the US average (15).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 12
Emergencies Declared: 2

Causes of natural disasters: Storms: 8, Floods: 7, Tornadoes: 7, Hurricanes: 6, Winds: 4, Drought: 1, Freeze: 1, Heavy Rain: 1, Tropical Storm: 1, Other: 1 (Note: some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Means of transportation to work in 2019 - Jasper

Means of transportation to work:

  • Drove a car alone: 3,646 (87.5%)
  • Carpooled: 277 (6.6%)
  • Taxicab, motorcycle, or other means: 75 (1.8%)
  • Walked: 85 (2.0%)
  • Worked at home: 69 (1.7%)
Class of Workers in 2019
Most common industries in 2019 (%)
Males Females
Most common industries for males in 2019


  • Health care and social assistance (29%)
  • Manufacturing (16%)
  • Educational services (9%)
  • Retail trade (7%)
  • Public administration (5%)
  • Accommodation and food services (5%)
  • Finance and insurance (3%)

Most common industries for females in 2019


  • Health care and social assistance (34%)
  • Manufacturing (18%)
  • Educational services (10%)
  • Retail trade (8%)
  • Public administration (6%)
  • Accommodation and food services (5%)
  • Finance and insurance (3%)

Most common occupations in 2019 (%)
Males Females
Most common occupations for males in 2019


  • Production occupations (20%)
  • Construction and extraction occupations (14%)
  • Material moving occupations (9%)
  • Transportation occupations (8%)
  • Management occupations (7%)
  • Installation, maintenance, and repair occupations (7%)
  • Educational instruction, and library occupations (6%)

Most common occupations for females in 2019


  • Healthcare support occupations (20%)
  • Office and administrative support occupations (13%)
  • Production occupations (12%)
  • Sales and related occupations (9%)
  • Educational instruction, and library occupations (7%)
  • Health diagnosing and treating practitioners and other technical occupations (6%)
  • Management occupations (5%)

Most common places of birth for foreign-born residents


  • Canada (33%)
  • Japan (30%)
  • Germany (26%)
  • Ethiopia (5%)
  • Norway (0%)
  • Sweden (0%)
  • United Kingdom, excluding England and Scotland (0%)

Most common first ancestries reported in Jasper County


  • American (30%)
  • English (3%)
  • Irish (2%)
  • European (1%)
  • German (1%)
  • Portuguese (0%)
  • Italian (0%)

Owners and renters by unit type
Breakdown of mean house values by ages of householders

People in group quarters in Jasper County, Mississippi in 2000:

  • 117 people in nursing homes
  • 35 people in local jails and other confinement facilities (including police lockups)
  • 10 people in other noninstitutional group quarters
66 people in local jails and other municipal confinement facilities
21 people in group homes intended for adults
Average gross adjusted income of non-migrant taxpayers in this county in 2010 was $45,720.

6.73% of this county's 2011 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2010 ($34,619 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

6.73%
Mississippi average:

6.54%


10 or fewer of this county's residents moved from foreign countries.
6.02% relocated from other counties in Mississippi ($29,801 average AGI)
0.71% relocated from other states ($4,818 average AGI)
Jasper County:

0.71%
Mississippi average:

2.61%

Residents relocating <b>from</b> other counties or countries

Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2010 and 2011:
from Jones County, MS  3.11% ($31,727 average AGI)
from Clarke County, MS  0.49% ($44,586)
from Newton County, MS  0.37% ($39,045)
from Smith County, MS  0.36% ($35,905)


6.91% of this county's 2010 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2011 ($33,531 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

6.91%
Mississippi average:

6.87%


10 or fewer of this county's residents moved to foreign countries.
5.77% relocated to other counties in Mississippi ($28,233 average AGI)
1.14% relocated to other states ($5,297 average AGI)
Jasper County:

1.14%
Mississippi average:

2.94%

Residents relocating <b>to</b> other counties or countries

Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2010 and 2011:
to Jones County, MS  2.85% ($28,280 average AGI)
to Smith County, MS  0.63% ($41,324)

Births per 1000 population from 1990 to 1999: 16.1
Births per 1000 population from 2000 to 2006: 14.2

Births per 1000 population in Jasper County

Deaths per 1000 population from 1990 to 1999: 10.6
Deaths per 1000 population from 2000 to 2006: 10.3
Deaths per 1000 population from 2007 to 2019: 11.5

Deaths per 1000 population in Jasper County

Infant deaths per 1000 live births from 1990 to 1999: 9.8
Infant deaths per 1000 live births from 2000 to 2006: 11.6

Infant deaths per 1000 population in Jasper County
Population without health insurance coverage in 2018: 14.6%
Persons under 19 years old without health insurance coverage in 2018: 5.4%
Percentage of population without health insurance coverage in Jasper County
All 18-64 40-64 50-64 Under 19
Population without health insurance coverage in Jasper County
18-64 population without health insurance coverage in Jasper County
40-64 population without health insurance coverage in Jasper County
50-64 population without health insurance coverage in Jasper County
Population under 19 years without health insurance coverage in Jasper County

Persons enrolled in hospital insurance and/or supplemental medical insurance (Medicare) in July 1, 2007: 3,235 (2,283 aged, 952 disabled)
Children under 18 without health insurance coverage in 2007: 551 (11%)
Persons enrolled in Medicare
Aged persons enrolled in Medicare
Disabled persons enrolled in Medicare

Most common underlying causes of death in Jasper County, Mississippi in 1999 - 2019:

  • Acute myocardial infarction, unspecified (438)
  • Bronchus or lung, unspecified - Malignant neoplasms (194)
  • Congestive heart failure (128)
  • Atherosclerotic heart disease (71)
  • Chronic obstructive pulmonary disease, unspecified (47)
  • Stroke, not specified as haemorrhage or infarction (44)
  • Alzheimer disease, unspecified (39)
  • Pneumonia, unspecified (12)
  • Colon, unspecified - Malignant neoplasms (10)

Population without health insurance coverage in 2000: 19%
Children under 18 without health insurance coverage in 2000: 15%

Short term general hospitals per 100,000 population in 2004: 5.55
Short term general hospital admissions per 100,000 population in 2004: 372
Short term general hospital beds per 100,000 population in 2004: 700

General practice office based MDs per 100,000 population in 2005: 1,454
Medical specialist MDs per 100,000 population in 2005: 804

Total births per 100,000 population, July 2005 - July 2006 : 23
Total deaths per 100,000 population, July 2005 - July 2006: 17

Crimes per 100,000 population in 1996: 1

Homicides per 1,000,000 population from 2000 to 2006: 173.9. This is more than state average.

Household type by relationship:

Households: 16,459
  • Male householders: 3,157 (1,082 living alone), Female householders: 3,445 (824 living alone)
  • 2,814 spouses (2,794 opposite-sex spouses), 150 unmarried partners, (150 opposite-sex unmarried partners), 4,481 children (4,185 natural, 151 adopted, 118 stepchildren), 1,255 grandchildren, 342 brothers or sisters, 260 parents, 0 foster children, 379 other relatives, 141 non-relatives
  • In group quarters: 72

Size of family households: 2,263 2-persons, 1,028 3-persons, 790 4-persons, 371 5-persons, 134 6-persons, 52 7-or-more-persons.

Size of nonfamily households: 1,904 1-person, 39 2-persons.

1,348 married couples with children.
1,354 single-parent households (177 men, 1,177 women).

99.8% of residents of Jasper speak English at home.
0.3% of residents speak other Indo-European language at home (77% speak English very well, 23% speak English well).
0.1% of residents speak Asian or Pacific Island language at home (100% speak English very well).

In fiscal year 2004:

Federal Government expenditure: $112,319,000 ($6,238 per capita)
Department of Defense expenditure: $1,874,000
Federal direct payments to individuals for retirement and disability: $47,348,000
Federal other direct payments to individuals: $23,786,000
Federal direct payments not to individuals: $183,000
Federal grants: $36,983,000
Federal procurement contracts: $567,000 ($20,000 Department of Defense)
Federal salaries and wages: $3,453,000 ($410,000 Department of Defense)
Federal Government direct loans: $2,224,000
Federal guaranteed/insured loans: $6,444,000
Federal Government insurance: $965,000

Population change from April 1, 2000 to July 1, 2005:

Births: 1,479
Here:

81 per 1000 residents
State:

78 per 1000 residents

Deaths: 904
Here:

50 per 1000 residents
State:

51 per 1000 residents

Net international migration: +27
Here:

+1 per 1000 residents
State:

+4 per 1000 residents

Net internal migration: -562
Here -31 per 1000 residents
State -4 per 1000 residents
Population growth in Jasper County

Total withdrawal of fresh water for public supply: 1.30 millions of gallons per day (all from ground)

Median number of rooms in houses and condos:
Here:

6.1
State:

6.2

Median number of rooms in apartments:
Here:

5.6
State:

4.7

Year house built in Jasper County, Mississippi
  • Year house built in Jasper County, Mississippi
  • 1332014 or later
  • 3062010 to 2013
  • 1,2032000 to 2009
  • 1,9531990 to 1999
  • 1,1741980 to 1989
  • 1,4591970 to 1979
  • 1,0731960 to 1969
  • 4971950 to 1959
  • 1081940 to 1949
  • 5321939 or earlier
Rooms in houses/apartments in Jasper County, Mississippi
Owner-occupied Renter-occupied
Rooms in owner-occupied houses in Jasper County, Mississippi
  • Rooms in owner-occupied houses in Jasper County, Mississippi
  • 871 room
  • 02 rooms
  • 693 rooms
  • 5314 rooms
  • 1,2465 rooms
  • 1,2826 rooms
  • 8407 rooms
  • 6588 rooms
  • 8229+ rooms
Rooms in renter-occupied apartments in Jasper County, Mississippi
  • Rooms in renter-occupied apartments in Jasper County, Mississippi
  • 251 room
  • 62 rooms
  • 483 rooms
  • 1394 rooms
  • 2565 rooms
  • 3366 rooms
  • 857 rooms
  • 1068 rooms
  • 359+ rooms
Bedrooms in houses/apartments in Jasper County, Mississippi
Owner-occupied Renter-occupied
Bedrooms in owner-occupied houses in Jasper County, Mississippi
  • Bedrooms in owner-occupied houses in Jasper County, Mississippi
  • 83no bedroom
  • 931 bedroom
  • 8592 bedrooms
  • 3,6633 bedrooms
  • 6544 bedrooms
  • 1665+ bedrooms
Bedrooms in renter-occupied apartments in Jasper County, Mississippi
  • Bedrooms in renter-occupied apartments in Jasper County, Mississippi
  • 28no bedroom
  • 1201 bedroom
  • 2672 bedrooms
  • 4903 bedrooms
  • 1094 bedrooms
  • 05+ bedrooms
Cars and other vehicles available in Jasper County, Mississippi in houses/condos/apartments
Owner-occupied Renter-occupied
Cars and other vehicles available in Jasper County in owner-occupied houses/condos
  • Cars and other vehicles available in Jasper County in owner-occupied houses/condos
  • 247no vehicle
  • 2,0021 vehicle
  • 1,9272 vehicles
  • 8013 vehicles
  • 3404 vehicles
  • 2005+ vehicles
Cars and other vehicles available in Jasper County in renter-occupied apartments
  • Cars and other vehicles available in Jasper County in renter-occupied apartments
  • 148no vehicle
  • 6661 vehicle
  • 1792 vehicles
  • 303 vehicles
  • 84 vehicles
  • 05+ vehicles

93.7% of Jasper County residents lived in the same house 1 years ago.
   Out of people who lived in different houses, 29% lived in this county.
   Out of people who lived in different counties, 89% lived in Mississippi.

Jasper County:

93.7%
State average:

86.9%

Place of birth for U.S.-born residents:

  • This state: 13,990
  • Other state: 2,430
  • Northeast: 110
  • Midwest: 499
  • South: 1,543
  • West: 278
Year householders moved into unit in Jasper County, MS
Most commonly used house heating fuel in Jasper County
Houses and condos Apartments
Most commonly used house heating fuel in houses and condos
  • 59.8%Electricity
  • 26.5%Bottled, tank, or LP gas
  • 9.8%Utility gas
  • 2.9%Wood
  • 0.4%No fuel used
  • 0.3%Other fuel
  • 0.3%Solar energy
Most commonly used house heating fuel in apartments
  • 57.2%Electricity
  • 28.7%Bottled, tank, or LP gas
  • 13.9%Utility gas
  • 0.2%No fuel used

Private vs. public school enrollment:


Students in private schools in grades 1 to 8 (elementary and middle school): 214
Here:

13.7%
Mississippi:

11.5%

Students in private schools in grades 9 to 12 (high school): 67
Here:

8.4%
Mississippi:

13.2%

Students in private undergraduate colleges: 130
Here:

19.8%
Mississippi:

10.9%

Educational Attainment
School Enrollment by Level of School
Age and Sex of Sensory-Disabled Noninstitutionalized Residents
Age and Sex of Physically-Disabled Noninstitutionalized Residents
Age and Sex of Mentally-Disabled Noninstitutionalized Residents
Age and Sex of Self-Care Disabled Noninstitutionalized Residents
Age and Sex of Go-Outside-Home Disabled Noninstitutionalized Residents
Age and Sex of Noninstitutionalized Residents with Employment Disability

Jasper County government finances - Expenditure in 2018:

  • Charges - Hospital Public: $6,854,000
    Solid Waste Management: $527,000
    Other: $321,000
  • Current Operations - Hospitals: $7,191,000
    Regular Highways: $5,695,000
    Solid Waste Management: $1,173,000
    Police Protection: $1,158,000
    Financial Administration: $1,034,000
    Central Staff Services: $938,000
    Correctional Institutions: $765,000
    Health - Other: $572,000
    General Public Buildings: $564,000
    General - Other: $552,000
    Local Fire Protection: $482,000
    Judicial and Legal Services: $465,000
    Natural Resources - Other: $46,000
    Public Welfare - Other: $42,000
    Parks and Recreation: $4,000
  • General - Interest on Debt: $62,000
  • Intergovernmental to Local - Other - Other Higher Education: $392,000
    Other - Health - Other: $37,000
    Other - Central Staff Services: $3,000
  • Local Intergovernmental - Health and Hospitals: $50,000
  • Long Term Debt - Beginning Outstanding - Unspecified Public Purpose: $1,555,000
    Outstanding Unspecified Public Purpose: $934,000
    Retired Unspecified Public Purpose: $621,000
  • Miscellaneous - General Revenue - Other: $1,977,000
    Sale of Property: $469,000
    Fines and Forfeits: $466,000
    Interest Earnings: $172,000
  • Other Capital Outlay - General - Other: $89,000
  • Other Funds - Cash and Securities: $7,489,000
  • State Intergovernmental - Other: $2,542,000
    General Local Government Support: $854,000
    Highways: $466,000
    Health and Hospitals: $208,000
  • Tax - Property: $10,492,000
    Other License: $156,000

Jasper County government finances - Revenue in 2018:

  • Charges - Hospital Public: $6,854,000
    Solid Waste Management: $527,000
    Other: $321,000
  • Current Operations - Hospitals: $7,191,000
    Regular Highways: $5,695,000
    Solid Waste Management: $1,173,000
    Police Protection: $1,158,000
    Financial Administration: $1,034,000
    Central Staff Services: $938,000
    Correctional Institutions: $765,000
    Health - Other: $572,000
    General Public Buildings: $564,000
    General - Other: $552,000
    Local Fire Protection: $482,000
    Judicial and Legal Services: $465,000
    Natural Resources - Other: $46,000
    Public Welfare - Other: $42,000
    Parks and Recreation: $4,000
  • General - Interest on Debt: $62,000
  • Intergovernmental to Local - Other - Other Higher Education: $392,000
    Other - Health - Other: $37,000
    Other - Central Staff Services: $3,000
  • Local Intergovernmental - Health and Hospitals: $50,000
  • Long Term Debt - Beginning Outstanding - Unspecified Public Purpose: $1,555,000
    Outstanding Unspecified Public Purpose: $934,000
    Retired Unspecified Public Purpose: $621,000
  • Miscellaneous - General Revenue - Other: $1,977,000
    Sale of Property: $469,000
    Fines and Forfeits: $466,000
    Interest Earnings: $172,000
  • Other Capital Outlay - General - Other: $89,000
  • Other Funds - Cash and Securities: $7,489,000
  • State Intergovernmental - Other: $2,542,000
    General Local Government Support: $854,000
    Highways: $466,000
    Health and Hospitals: $208,000
  • Tax - Property: $10,492,000
    Other License: $156,000

Jasper County government finances - Debt in 2018:

  • Charges - Hospital Public: $6,854,000
    Solid Waste Management: $527,000
    Other: $321,000
  • Current Operations - Hospitals: $7,191,000
    Regular Highways: $5,695,000
    Solid Waste Management: $1,173,000
    Police Protection: $1,158,000
    Financial Administration: $1,034,000
    Central Staff Services: $938,000
    Correctional Institutions: $765,000
    Health - Other: $572,000
    General Public Buildings: $564,000
    General - Other: $552,000
    Local Fire Protection: $482,000
    Judicial and Legal Services: $465,000
    Natural Resources - Other: $46,000
    Public Welfare - Other: $42,000
    Parks and Recreation: $4,000
  • General - Interest on Debt: $62,000
  • Intergovernmental to Local - Other - Other Higher Education: $392,000
    Other - Health - Other: $37,000
    Other - Central Staff Services: $3,000
  • Local Intergovernmental - Health and Hospitals: $50,000
  • Long Term Debt - Beginning Outstanding - Unspecified Public Purpose: $1,555,000
    Outstanding Unspecified Public Purpose: $934,000
    Retired Unspecified Public Purpose: $621,000
  • Miscellaneous - General Revenue - Other: $1,977,000
    Sale of Property: $469,000
    Fines and Forfeits: $466,000
    Interest Earnings: $172,000
  • Other Capital Outlay - General - Other: $89,000
  • Other Funds - Cash and Securities: $7,489,000
  • State Intergovernmental - Other: $2,542,000
    General Local Government Support: $854,000
    Highways: $466,000
    Health and Hospitals: $208,000
  • Tax - Property: $10,492,000
    Other License: $156,000

Jasper County government finances - Cash and Securities in 2018:

  • Charges - Hospital Public: $6,854,000
    Solid Waste Management: $527,000
    Other: $321,000
  • Current Operations - Hospitals: $7,191,000
    Regular Highways: $5,695,000
    Solid Waste Management: $1,173,000
    Police Protection: $1,158,000
    Financial Administration: $1,034,000
    Central Staff Services: $938,000
    Correctional Institutions: $765,000
    Health - Other: $572,000
    General Public Buildings: $564,000
    General - Other: $552,000
    Local Fire Protection: $482,000
    Judicial and Legal Services: $465,000
    Natural Resources - Other: $46,000
    Public Welfare - Other: $42,000
    Parks and Recreation: $4,000
  • General - Interest on Debt: $62,000
  • Intergovernmental to Local - Other - Other Higher Education: $392,000
    Other - Health - Other: $37,000
    Other - Central Staff Services: $3,000
  • Local Intergovernmental - Health and Hospitals: $50,000
  • Long Term Debt - Beginning Outstanding - Unspecified Public Purpose: $1,555,000
    Outstanding Unspecified Public Purpose: $934,000
    Retired Unspecified Public Purpose: $621,000
  • Miscellaneous - General Revenue - Other: $1,977,000
    Sale of Property: $469,000
    Fines and Forfeits: $466,000
    Interest Earnings: $172,000
  • Other Capital Outlay - General - Other: $89,000
  • Other Funds - Cash and Securities: $7,489,000
  • State Intergovernmental - Other: $2,542,000
    General Local Government Support: $854,000
    Highways: $466,000
    Health and Hospitals: $208,000
  • Tax - Property: $10,492,000
    Other License: $156,000

Supplemental Security Income (SSI) in 2006:

  • Total number of recipients: 989
  • Number of aged recipients: 129
  • Number of blind and disabled recipients: 860
  • Number of recipients under 18: 177
  • Number of recipients between 18 and 64: 527
  • Number of recipients older than 64: 285
  • Number of recipients also receiving OASDI: 420
  • Amount of payments (thousands of dollars): 403
Most common first names in Jasper County, MS among deceased individuals
NameCountLived (average)
William11074.3 years
John11073.3 years
James10972.6 years
Mary10777.4 years
Robert5872.9 years
Willie5773.1 years
George5271.8 years
Annie4879.3 years
Thomas3673.3 years
Joe3373.4 years
Most common last names in Jasper County, MS among deceased individuals
Last nameCountLived (average)
Jones14474.4 years
Smith6577.2 years
Sims6274.4 years
Windham5975.9 years
Mcdonald5373.1 years
Stringer4777.4 years
Brown4677.1 years
Williams3764.8 years
Parker3777.4 years
Newell3670.7 years
Businesses in Jasper County, MS
NameCountNameCount
Chevrolet1SONIC Drive-In1
FedEx1Subway1
H&R Block1True Value1
Hardee's1U-Haul1
Pizza Hut1