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Jasper, Michigan - Basic Facts

Jasper is the common name for the community and surrounding area while the formal official name is the Jasper Census Designated Place.

It is a community or populated place (Class Code U5) located in Lenawee County at latitude 41.7934 and longitude -84.0405. Lenawee County is in the Eastern time zone (GMT -5). The elevation is 735 feet.

The formal boundaries for the Jasper Census Designated Place (see map) encompass a land area of 4.03 sq. miles and a water area of 0 sq. miles.

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Jasper, MI Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2014)


Total Population 385
Population in Households 385
Population in Familes 326
Population in Group Qrtrs 0
Population Density1 96
Diversity Index2 16


Total Households 143
Average Household Size 2.69
Family Households 107
Average Family Size 3


Total Housing Units 164 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 120 (73.2%)
Renter Occupied HU 24 (14.6%)
Vacant Housing Units 21 (12.8%)
Median Home Value $74,662
Average Home Value $74,580


Median Household Income $43,691
Average Household Income $51,657
Per Capita Income $20,343
  (Compound Annual Growth Rates)


2010-2014 2014-2019
Population -1.58% -0.85%
Households -1.27% -0.57%
Families -0.65% -0.76%
Median Household Income   3.18%
Per Capita Income   2.1%
1) Population Density = Total Population per square mile.
2) The Diversity Index is a scale of 0 to 100 that represents the likelyhood that two persons, chosen at random from the same area, belong to different race or ethnic groups. If an area's entire population belongs to one race AND one ethnic group, then the area has zero diversity. An area's diversity index increases to 100 when the population is evenly divided into two or more race/ethnic groups.
Based on Census 2010 counts, the Diversity Index for the United States was 60.6 and it is expected to increase to 64.8 by July 1, 2018.


Jasper, MI - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares Jasper to the other 692 incorporated cities, towns and CDPs in Michigan by rank and percentile using July 1, 2014 data. The location Ranked # 1 has the highest value. A location that ranks higher than 75% of its peers would be in the 75th percentile of the peer group.

Variable Description Rank Percentile
Total Population # 576 17th
Population Density1 # 665 4th
Diversity Index2 # 338 51st
Median Household Income # 313 55th
Per Capita Income # 451 35th

Additional comparisons and rankings can be made with a VERY EASY TO USE Michigan Census Data Comparison Tool.