GA

National Population : 333,590,059
Georgia State Population : 10,835,660

About Jasper, GA

Jasper, GA is located in Pickens County in the state of Georgia.

The total City Population for Jasper is about 6,374 with about 179 people per square mile, and the larger Metro Area Population is about 27,246.

The Average Home Value is $218,500.00, which is roughly 36% higher than the Average Home Value of $139,998.00 for the state of Georgia, and roughly 14% higher than the National Average of $188,692.00.

The Median Income Per Household is about $68,162.00, which is roughly 27% higher than the Average Median Income Per Household of $49,600.00 for the state of Georgia, and roughly 16% higher than the National Average of $57,518.00.

Employment

The Unemployment Rate for Jasper is about 8.1%.

Georgia is ranked #51 out of 52 for Best and Worst States to Work in America, with an overall score of 7.47 out of 100.

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Voting

Pickens County voted Republican in the 2020 Presidential Election with a very significant difference of 80.04% between the winner and runner up.

Voting Results by Party

Republican: 82.23%
Democratic: 16.41%
Libertarian: 1.36%


Nearby Locations

Talking Rock, GA (6.09 mi.)
Waleska, GA (9.86 mi.)
Tate, GA (10.61 mi.)
Cherry Log, GA (10.74 mi.)
Ball Ground, GA (12.49 mi.)
Marble Hill, GA (13.31 mi.)
Fairmount, GA (13.49 mi.)
Ranger, GA (14.07 mi.)
Canton, GA (14.64 mi.)
Holly Springs, GA (14.64 mi.)
Rydal, GA (15.40 mi.)
East Ellijay, GA (15.69 mi.)
Ellijay, GA (16.33 mi.)
White, GA (17.79 mi.)

Additional Location Details

Zip Code(s) : 30143
Latitude : 34.466286
Longitude : -84.427658
TimeZone : Eastern (GMT -05:00)
Daylight Saving : Yes
Region : South
Average Elevation : 1417 ft.
Area Code(s) : 706, 678, 762, 770

Demographic Details

Average # of People Per Household : 2.51
Male Population Estimate : 37.80%
Female Population Estimate : 39.80%
Median Age : 44.5
Male Median Age : 43.1
Female Median Age : 45.7

White Population Estimate : 74.95%
Black Population Estimate : 0.95%
Hispanic Population Estimate : 2.52%
Asian Population Estimate : 0.51%
Hawaiian Population Estimate : 0.04%
Indian Population Estimate : 0.61%
Other Population Estimate : 1.28%

Crime Details

NOTE: Crime is available at the County level so this doesn't necessarily represent the city of Jasper specifically.
Average # of Homicides for Pickens County: About 5 per 100,000 People
(last recorded in 2016)

Average # of Violent Crimes for Pickens County: About 226 per 100,000 People
(last recorded in 2021)

Pickens County is about 18% higher than the national average of about 4 homicides per 100,000 people, and about 21% lower than the national average of about 288 violent crimes per 100,000 people.