Paris is a city located in Lamar County Texas. It is also the county seat of Lamar County. With a 2020 population of 24,905, it is the 121st largest city in Texas and the 1547th largest city in the United States . Paris is currently growing at a rate of 0.12% annually but its population has decreased by -1.06% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 25,171 in 2010. Paris reached it's highest population of 25,898 in 2000. Spanning over 37 miles, Paris has a population density of 708 people per square mile.
The average household income in Paris is $47,068 with a poverty rate of 23.55%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $722 per month, and the median house value is $81,100. The median age in Paris is 37.7 years, 36.5 years for males, and 39.5 years for females.