In East Texas, Jasper is the hub for the majority of the area’s activity including:

  • Industry: from timber and oil and gas to manufacturing and retail
  • Government: home to city, county and DETCOG (Deep East Texas Council of Governments) administrations
  • Judiciary: home to both county court and state district court
  • Shopping: includes national retailers such as Walmart, regional department stores and local boutiques
  • Civic amenities: with its lovely parks, arboretum, community theater, garden clubs and city events like its annual Butterfly Festival, Jasper is always surprising
  • Climate: its mild winters, outstanding recreational options like its best-in-nation fishing on the largest lake in Texas, plus two close-by national forests help make an outdoors lifestyle Jasper’s trump card


Climate Jasper, TX United States
Rainfall (in.) 53.2 36.5
Snowfall (in.) 0.2 25
Precipitation Days 85 100
Sunny Days 211 205
Avg. July High 93 86.5
Avg. Jan. Low 37.8 20.5
UV Index 5.9 4.3
Elevation ft. 189 1,443