Jasper is a tiny city located in the state of Arkansas. With a population of 447 people and just one neighborhood, Jasper is the 241st largest community in Arkansas.
Occupations and Workforce
Unlike some cities where white-collar or blue-collar occupations dominate the local economy, Jasper is neither predominantly one nor the other. Instead, it has a mixed workforce of both white- and blue-collar jobs. Overall, Jasper is a city of sales and office workers, transportation and shipping workers and professionals. There are especially a lot of people living in Jasper who work in office and administrative support (29.52%), sales jobs (13.66%) and teaching (11.89%).
Setting & Lifestyle
The city is relatively quiet, having a combination of lower population density and few of those groups of people who have a tendency to be noisy. For example, Jasper has relatively fewer families with younger children, and/or college students. Combined, this makes Jasper a pretty quiet place to live overall. If you like quiet, you will probably enjoy it here.
Compared to the rest of the country, citizens of Jasper spend much less time in their cars: on average, their commute to work is only 18.07 minutes. This also means that noise and pollution levels in the city are less than they would otherwise be.
Jasper is a small city, and as such doesn't have a public transit system that people use to get to and from their jobs every day.