The city of Jasper is located in the county of Pickens. It covers a total area of 8.5 sq. km. The economy of the city revolves around industries involved in advertising, automotive, finance, construction, cleaning, apparel, information technology, cosmetics, finance, propane gas, furniture, information technology, printing and publishing, retail and wireless communication, enhance the local economy in a positive way. Commercial spaces are utilized by resale shops, nurseries of plants, liquor stores and garden centers.