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COMMUNITY CONTACT NUMBERS

Jasper County, Georgia
126 West Greene Street,  Suite 18
Monticello, Georgia  31064
706-468-4900
www.jaspercountyga.org

City of Monticello, Georgia
123 West Washington Street
Monticello, Georgia  31064
706-468-6062
www.monticelloga.org

City of Shady Dale, Georgia
22574 Hwy. 83 North
Shady Dale, GA 31085
(706) 468-1510
cshadyda@bellsouth.net

Monticello-Jasper County Chamber of Commerce
Office of Downtown Development
119 West Washington Street
Monticello, Georgia  31064
706-468-8994
www.jaspercountycoc.com

The Monticello News
247 West Washington Street
Monticello, Georgia  31064
706-468-6511
www.themonticellonews.com  


Ariel View of Downtown Monticello, Georgia

DEMOGRAPHICS

  • Population:  As of the census of 2000, there were 11,426 people, 4,175 households, and 3,122 families residing in the county. The population density was 31 people per square mile (12/km²). There were 4,806 housing units at an average density of 13 per square mile (5/km²).
  • Land Mass: According to the Census Bureau, Jasper County has 373 square miles.  373 square miles is land and 5.3 square miles is water.
  • Major Highways in Jasper County:  Jasper County’s highways provide excellent accessibility to local, state, regional, national and global markets – providing convenient transportation avenues for suppliers, consumers, and labor.   Jasper County has several major U.S./State Highways – State Route 11, State Route 16,  State Route 83, State Route 142, State Route 212, State Route 380
  • Interstate Access:  Interstate 20 and Interstate 16
  • Airport Access:  Hartsfield Jackson Atlanta International Airport – 48 Miles
  • Adjacent Counties:
    Morgan County – Northeast
    Putnam County – East
    Jones County – South
    Monroe County – Southwest
    Butts County – West
    Newton County – Northwest
  • Traffic Count:

Jasper County Is Certified As Entrepreneur Friendly

This means that we are working toward making our community more business-friendly and that we and the Georgia Department of Economic Development connect you with the resources to thrive.  We believe that it is small business that makes a community grow.  We want to help you get a successful start or expand.


Jasper County Economic and Demographic Information

 

For the United States Census Bureau – Quick Facts click here

 


d65e6f153d8cabfab4ef2ebe4623a6c2-58d277d5e603dUnemployment Rate by Regional Commission
Northeast Georgia

May 24, 2018:  Bar graph of unemployment rates for the last 13 months (not seasonally adjusted). Includes Barrow, Clarke, Elbert, Greene, Jackson, Jasper, Madison, Morgan, Newton, Oconee, Oglethorpe, and Walton counties.