Jasper is a tiny city located in the state of Missouri. With a population of 921 people and just one neighborhood, Jasper is the 351st largest community in Missouri.
Occupations and Workforce
Because occupations involving physical labor dominate the local economy, Jasper is generally considered to be a blue-collar town. 46.08% of the Jasper workforce is employed in blue-collar occupations, compared to the national average of 27.7%. Overall, Jasper is a city of sales and office workers, production and manufacturing workers and transportation and shipping workers. There are especially a lot of people living in Jasper who work in office and administrative support (11.75%), sales jobs (10.83%) and food service (6.45%).
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.
Being a small city, Jasper does not have a public transit system used by locals to get to and from work.