The Walker County Development Authority provides information and assistance to company's interested in locating or expanding in Walker County, Alabama.

The Jasper City School Systems is among the many positive factors that make Jasper a great place to live and work. With a rich tradition of academic excellence, progressive leadership, dedicated educators, and strong local support.


Technical Education


The Walker County Center of Technology provides high school students with access to a variety of technical training programs including; business, drafting, electrical, precision machining, welding technology and industrial maintenance. Students can earn NCCER certification in welding and electrical technology as well as NIMS certification in machining. Students can also receive dual enrollment credit with Bevill State Community College.

  • The Jasper school systems has a total of  5 schools with 2,500+ students

  • Construction on a new $60 million high school was completed in 2017

  • Advanced placement courses in English, Math, Science & Social Studies

  • Jasper City schools iPad Initiative – iPads for all students in grades 3-12

  • Career & Technical Programs – Walker County Center of Technology

  • Dual enrollment program with Bevill State Community College

  • Jasper schools ACT scores above the state and national averages (21.3)

  • Jasper schools provide a low student to teacher ratio of 16:1