In 2019, Lamar County, TX had a population of 49.6k people with a median age of 40.7 and a median household income of $45,117. Between 2018 and 2019 the population of Lamar County, TX grew from 49,532 to 49,611, a 0.159% increase and its median household income grew from $43,562 to $45,117, a 3.57% increase.
The 5 largest ethnic groups in Lamar County, TX are White (Non-Hispanic) (74.4%), Black or African American (Non-Hispanic) (12.7%), White (Hispanic) (6.91%), Two+ (Non-Hispanic) (3.51%), and Asian (Non-Hispanic) (0.77%). 0% of the households in Lamar County, TX speak a non-English language at home as their primary language.
97.4% of the residents in Lamar County, TX are U.S. citizens.
The largest universities in Lamar County, TX are Paris Junior College (936 degrees awarded in 2019).
In 2019, the median property value in Lamar County, TX was $99,100, and the homeownership rate was 64.5%. Most people in Lamar County, TX drove alone to work, and the average commute time was 19.2 minutes. The average car ownership in Lamar County, TX was 2 cars per household.