Lamar County Population 2017

Lamar County's estimated population is 60,914 with a growth rate of 0.57% in the past year according to the most recent United States census data. Lamar County is the 11th largest county in Mississippi.

Year Population Growth Growth Rate
201660,9143440.57%
201560,5706871.15%
201459,8839961.69%
201358,8871,0251.77%
201257,8627221.26%
201157,1401,0591.89%
201056,08125,65784.33%
199030,4246,60327.72%
198023,8218,61256.62%
197015,2091,53411.22%
196013,6754503.40%
195013,2251,1299.33%
194012,096-752-5.85%
193012,848-21-0.16%
192012,8691,1289.61%
191011,7410.00%

Lamar County Population Growth

Population Data via

Lamar County Race Data

Race Population Percentage
White46,40676.18%
Black or African American12,32620.24%
Asian8821.45%
Two or More Races7451.22%
American Indian and Alaska Native1750.29%
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander360.06%

Lamar County Population Pyramid

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Population of Cities in Lamar County

City 2010 Census 2016 Estimated Growth Growth Rate
Purvis217323411687.73%
Lumberton208022261467.02%
Sumrall1417172831121.95%
Data Sources
  1. US Census City/Town Population estimates - Most recent state estimates from the Census Bureau's Population Estimates Program
  2. Population of States and Counties of the United States: 1790 - 1990