Lamar County , Texas

Lamar County: County in Mississippi, United States

About

Lamar County is a county located in the U.S. state of Texas. As of the 2010 census, the population was 49,793 and a population density of 38 people per km². After 10 years in 2020 county had an estimated population of 49,905 inhabitants. Its county seat is Purvis. The county was created 117 years ago in 1904.

Lamar County Quick Facts

Population : 49,905 (2020)
Country : United States of America
State : Texas (United States)
Different from : Lamar County, Lamar County, Lamar County
Area : 1296 km2
Water as percent of area : 0.7%
Land as percent of area : 99.3%
Named for : Lucius Q. C. Lamar
Altitude : 564 feet / 172 meters
Capital : Purvis
Establishment : February 02, 1904
Time Zone : America/Chicago
Local time : 13:08:29 (6th December 2021)
Density : 39 Pop. per km² as of 2020
Population growth : 0.22% (2010-2020)
Lamar County locator map
Location of Lamar County on Texas map.
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Geography

Lamar County is located at 33°40'2"N 95°34'16"W (33.6672600, -95.5712000). It has 2 neighbors: Covington County and Pearl River County.

Lamar County map

The largest city of Lamar County is Paris with a population of 24,872. Other cities include, Forest Hill population 12,943, Reno population 3,349, Blossom population 1,576 and Amherst population 652. See all Lamar County cities & populated places.

Lamar County Populated Places

Cities, Towns, Neighborhoods & Other Populated Places in Lamar County.

City Name Population Title
Paris 24,872 County seat of Lamar County, Texas, United States
Forest Hill 12,943 Suburb of Fort Worth in Tarrant County, Texas, United States
Reno 3,349 City in Lamar County, Texas, United States
Blossom 1,576 City
Amherst 652 City in Texas, United States
Roxton 640 City in Lamar County, Texas, United States
Deport 555 City in Lamar County, Texas, United States
Sun Valley 80 City in Texas, United States
Toco 76 City in Lamar County, Texas, United States.

Lamar County has 2 neighbours.

  • Purvis

Demographics

The population of Lamar County increased by 0.22% in 10 years.

Year Population % Change Method
2010 49,793 - census
2011 49,861 0.14% estimation process
2012 49,656 -0.41% estimation process
2013 49,092 -1.15% estimation process
2014 49,411 0.65% estimation process
2015 49,373 -0.08% estimation process
2016 49,528 0.31% estimation process
2017 49,568 0.08% estimation process
2018 49,729 0.32% estimation process
2019 49,859 0.26% estimation process
2020 49,905 0.09% estimation process

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Local Places in Lamar County

People born in Lamar County (1)

American politician Harvey Fillingane was born in Lamar County

Other places with the same name (4)

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