Jasper was named one of the “10 Best Places to Live in Indiana” by Movoto, a real estate brokerage firm with locations in over 30 states. Coming in at #5 behind four Indianapolis suburbs, Jasper is described as “a workers paradise” featuring the shortest commute time of any of the listed communities as well as the highest rate of employment.
With an array of choices in living accommodations, a place to call home can be found within all standards and budgets. Majestic homes with brick exteriors and spacious living quarters, wonderfully remodeled older homes lining the downtown streets, and neighborhood-friendly residences with outdoor decks, pools, and space to roam are all well kept and extremely enticing. Manicured lawns, landscaped flowerbeds, and well-maintained structures make for an above average curb appeal. New homes and subdivisions are continually being built to meet the demands of ever-growing Jasper and real estate tends to hold its value. Many homes are brick and built by local contractors that pride themselves on their masonry and carpentry skills.
Along with the variety of homes in Jasper meeting nearly every budget, there are other options to maintain a high quality of living in Jasper including the various condominiums, duplexes, apartment complexes, family and single room house rentals, and upstairs store rentals. Nursing homes and assisted living facilities are available with excellent service and healthcare needs.
With the broad variety of job and business opportunities as well as the community’s high standards, excellent schools, abundant parks, and a wide range of extra-curricular activities, there is a great appeal to live in Jasper. Jasper is simply a wonderful place to call home.