In 2018, Lamar County, TX had a population of 49.5k people with a median age of 40.8 and a median household income of $43,562. Between 2017 and 2018 the population of Lamar County, TX grew from 49,401 to 49,532, a 0.265% increase and its median household income grew from $42,198 to $43,562, a 3.23% increase.
The 5 largest ethnic groups in Lamar County, TX are White (Non-Hispanic) (74.7%), Black or African American (Non-Hispanic) (12.4%), White (Hispanic) (6.56%), Two+ (Non-Hispanic) (3.7%), and Asian (Non-Hispanic) (0.866%). NaNk% of the people in Lamar County, TX speak a non-English language, and 97.4% are U.S. citizens.
The largest universities in Lamar County, TX are Paris Junior College (938 degrees awarded in 2017).
The median property value in Lamar County, TX is $94,800, and the homeownership rate is 65%. Most people in Lamar County, TX commute by Drove Alone, and the average commute time is 18.4 minutes. The average car ownership in Lamar County, TX is 2 cars per household.