Walker County

Jasper, AL: What you need to know

Jasper residents enjoy a thriving business climate and one of the top-ranked school systems in the state. Located in northwest Alabama near Birmingham, its proximity to recreation areas such as Lewis Smith Lake, Walker County Lake and the Warrior River make this a prime spot for fishing and boating activities. Residents and visitors alike enjoy the annual Art in the Park and the Heritage Festivals. 

 

Jasper, AL City Profile

Quick Facts

Population 14,186
Median Age 39
Median Household Income $39,695
Median Home Price $132,500

Things To Do in Jasper, AL

  • Michael D. Tedesco

    Food Scene in Jasper, AL

    From trendy downtown bistros to comfy local watering holes, Jasper's restaurants and nightspots are never short on fun, flair or flavor

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    Arts & Culture in Jasper, AL

    Jasper's arts scene shines with an impressive roster of museums, festivals and arts organizations

  • Brian McCord

    Recreation in Jasper, AL

    From parks and playgrounds to lakes and golf courses, Jasper and Walker County offer a host of outdoor recreation experiences

  • Brian McCord

    Golf Courses in Jasper, AL

    Let's just say: There's enough to keep you swinging for years

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Jasper, AL Demographics

Median Population in Jasper, AL

Median Age 38.9%
Age 18 Over 76.4%
Age 21 Over 72.6%
Age 62 Over 20.9%
Age 65 Over 16.3%

Race in Jasper, AL

  Ethnicity White 80.9%
  Ethnicity Black 15.2%
  Ethnicity Asian 0.5%
  Ethnicity Hispanic 6.1%
  Ethnicity Other 1.3%

Population By Gender in Jasper, AL

  Male 46.9%
  Female 53.1%

Language in Jasper, AL

  English Only 96.2%
  English Other 3.8%

Economics in Jasper, AL

  Median Household Income $39,695
  Median Home Price $132,500
  Homes Owned 36.4%
  Homes Rent 63.6%
  Median Property Rent $608

We see this region growing, otherwise our company would not have plunked down the sizable investment. This region has a lot of great things going on. Walker County is in a good position to become the retail center of the region.

A.G. Helton, CEO of Action Properties

 
COMMUTE TIME: 25.8 MINUTES
in Jasper, AL

Commute Types in Jasper, AL

  Walked 0.8%
  Worked at Home 2.1%
  Public Transportation 0.1%
  Other Means 0.3%
  Drove Alone 83.3%
  Carpooled 13.3%

 
9.5% CIVILIAN VETERANS
in Jasper, AL