In 2019, Lamar County, GA had a population of 18.7k people with a median age of 37.8 and a median household income of $44,846. Between 2018 and 2019 the population of Lamar County, GA grew from 18,513 to 18,672, a 0.859% increase and its median household income grew from $41,464 to $44,846, a 8.16% increase.
The 5 largest ethnic groups in Lamar County, GA are White (Non-Hispanic) (65.2%), Black or African American (Non-Hispanic) (29.4%), Two+ (Non-Hispanic) (2.37%), White (Hispanic) (1.05%), and Other (Hispanic) (0.739%). 0% of the households in Lamar County, GA speak a non-English language at home as their primary language.
99.3% of the residents in Lamar County, GA are U.S. citizens.
The largest universities in Lamar County, GA are Gordon State College (578 degrees awarded in 2019).
In 2019, the median property value in Lamar County, GA was $145,600, and the homeownership rate was 69.2%. Most people in Lamar County, GA drove alone to work, and the average commute time was 25.7 minutes. The average car ownership in Lamar County, GA was 2 cars per household.