Lamar County TX Information

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  1. Lamar County 2018 Demographic Data
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Lamar County TX Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2018)

POPULATION

Total Population 50,958
Population in Households 50,245
Population in Familes 41,853
Population in Group Qrtrs 713
Population Density2 56
Diversity Index3 47
 

INCOME

Median Household Income $45,750
Average Household Income $60,702
Per Capita Income $24,322

HOUSING

Total Housing Units 22,872 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 12,533 (54.8%)
Renter Occupied HU 7,732 (33.8%)
Vacant Housing Units 2,607 (11.4%)
Median Home Value $99,804
Average Home Value $135,558
 

HOUSEHOLDS

Total Households 20,265
Average Household Size 2.48
Family Households 13,838
Average Family Size 3
NOTES
  1. Demographics are point estimates for July 1st of the current year and each for the forecast years. See References for more information.
  2. Population Density = Total Population per square mile.
  3. The Diversity Index is a scale of 0 to 100 that represents the likelihood that two persons, chosen at random from the same area, belong to different race or ethnic groups. If an area's entire population belongs to one race AND one ethnic group, then the area has zero diversity. An area's diversity index increases to 100 when the population is evenly divided into two or more race/ethnic groups.

GROWTH RATE / YEAR

2010-2018 2018-2023
Population 0.28% 0.33%
Households 0.26% 0.32%
Families 0.19% 0.27%
Median Household Income   2.06%
Per Capita Income   1.97%

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Lamar County TX - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares Lamar County to the other 254 counties and county equivalents in Texas by rank and percentile using July 1, 2018 data. The location Ranked # 1 has the highest value. A location that ranks higher than 75% of its peers would be in the 75th percentile of the peer group.

Variable Description Rank Percentile
Total Population # 67 74th
Population Density # 70 73rd
Diversity Index # 203 21st
Median Household Income # 151 41st
Per Capita Income # 142 44th

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