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Jasper, Virginia
Unincorporated community
Country United States
State Virginia
County Lee
Elevation 1,572 ft (479 m)
Time zone Eastern (EST) (UTC-5)
 • Summer (DST) EDT (UTC-4)
GNIS feature ID 1493135

Jasper is an unincorporated community in Lee County, Virginia, United States.

History

A post office was established at Jasper in 1897, and remained in operation until it was discontinued in 1918. The community was likely named for Jasper Edens, a railman.


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