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