Paris Lamar County, Texas

Paris: County seat of Lamar County, Texas, United States

About

Paris is a city located in the county of Lamar in the U.S. state of Texas. Its population at the 2010 census was 25,171 and a population density of 254 people per km². After 10 years in 2020 city had an estimated population of 24,872 inhabitants.

The city was created 177 years ago in 1844.

Paris Quick Facts

Population : 24,872 (2020)
Country : United States of America
State : Texas (United States)
County : Lamar County
Different from : Paris
Postal code : 75460–75462
Phone Area Codes : 903
Area : 99.25 km2
Named for : Paris
Altitude : 600 feet / 183 meters
Capital city : Paris is capital of Lamar County
Establishment : January 01, 1845 (177 years ago)
Time Zone : Central Time Zone
Local time : 15:23:57 (22nd May 2022)
Density : 251 Pop. per km² as of 2020
Population growth : -1.2% (2010-2020)
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Location of Paris on Texas map.
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Geography

Paris is located at 33°39'39"N 95°33'20"W (33.6609400, -95.5555100).

Paris map

Demographics

According to census records, the population of Paris decreased by 1.2% in 10 years.

Year Population % Change Method
2000 25,898 -
2010 25,171 -2.89% census
2011 25,213 0.17% estimation process
2012 25,056 -0.63% estimation process
2013 24,725 -1.34% estimation process
2014 24,839 0.46% estimation process
2015 24,780 -0.24% estimation process
2016 24,799 0.08% estimation process
2017 24,777 -0.09% estimation process
2018 24,818 0.17% estimation process
2019 24,847 0.12% estimation process
2020 24,872 0.1% estimation process

Paris zip code is 75460. County name: Lamar, County fips: 48277

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People born in Paris (49)

People born in Paris, including pastor John Osteen, composer Blake Neely, Chief of Staff of the United States Air Force, 2001-2005 John P. Jumper, .

List

  • James O. Richardson (United States Navy admiral) he was born in 18/09/1878
  • Deon Minor (American sprinter) he was born in 22/01/1973
  • Richard Fullbright (American jazz musician) he was born in 01/01/1901
  • Eddie Robinson (American baseball player) he was born in 15/12/1920
  • Aaron Wallace (American football player) he was born in 17/04/1967
  • Al Robinson (American boxer) he was born in 18/06/1947
  • Barney White (American baseball player) he was born in 25/06/1923
  • Beverly Leech (American actress) she was born in 23/05/1959
  • Bob Prichard (Major League Baseball first baseman) he was born in 21/10/1917
  • Cas Haley (American musician) he was born in 27/12/1980
  • Charles Rufus Baxter (American physician) he was born in 04/11/1929
  • Dave Philley (American baseball player) he was born in 16/05/1920
  • Gary B.B. Coleman (American soul blues guitarist, singer, songwriter and record producer) he was born in 01/01/1947
  • Gene Stallings (American football player and coach, college athletics administrator) he was born in 02/03/1935
  • Gordon McLendon (American broadcaster) he was born in 08/06/1921
  • Jack Russell (American baseball player) he was born in 24/10/1905
  • Jack Wilson (American football halfback (1917-2001)) he was born in 20/11/1917
  • James L. Kinsey (chemist) he was born in 15/10/1934

Schools in Paris

College & universities near Paris, TX

Code Name City ZIP
227401 Paris Junior College Paris (TX) 75460

Stations (1)

Amtrak & bus stations near Paris, TX

Code Name Address Type
MIN Mineola 115 East Front St. RAIL

Post offices near Paris

Post Office Name City ZIP
Par Post Office Paris (TX) 75460

Other places with the same name (13)

Other cities in Lamar County

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

City Name Population Title
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.

Distance to Other Cities

Paris distances to largest Texas cities