Paris, Texas Population 2022

24,336
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Paris is a city located in Lamar County Texas. Paris has a 2020 population of 24,336. It is also the county seat of Lamar County. Paris is currently declining at a rate of -0.29% annually and its population has decreased by -0.57% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 24,476 in 2010.

The average household income in Paris is $47,068 with a poverty rate of 23.74%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $727 per month, and the median house value is $86,400. The median age in Paris is 37.7 years, 36.5 years for males, and 39.5 years for females.

Paris Demographics

According to the most recent ACS, the racial composition of Pariswas:

  • White: 70.52%
  • Black or African American: 22.20%
  • Two or more races: 4.07%
  • Asian: 1.47%
  • Native American: 1.14%
  • Other race: 0.52%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0.08%
The current population of Paris, Texas is 24,336 based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates.The last official US Census in 2020 recorded the population at 24,476.

Paris, Texas Population 2022

2021 and 2022 population is estimated by projecting the 2019 numbers.

Year Population Growth Growth Rate
201049,8200.00%
201149,861410.08%
201249,656-205-0.41%
201349,092-564-1.15%
201449,4113190.65%
201549,373-38-0.08%
201649,5281550.31%
201749,568400.08%
201849,7291610.32%
201949,8591300.26%
202049,9891300.26%
202150,1191300.26%

Paris Metro Area Population by Year

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White17,49870.52%
Black or African American5,50922.20%
American Indian and Alaska Native2821.14%
Asian3661.47%
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander190.08%
Some Other Race1300.52%
Two or More Races1,0104.07%
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Paris Population by Race

Paris Population Pyramid 2022

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Paris Median Age

39.3


Total

37.1


Male

41.6


Female

Paris Adults

There are 19,050 adults, (4,988 of whom are seniors) in Paris.

Paris Age Dependency

Age Dependency Ratio

35.5

Old Age Dependency Ratio

41

Child Dependency Ratio

Paris Sex Ratio

Female

13,129

52.91%

Male

11,685

47.09%

Paris Population by Age

Paris Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

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Paris Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married70.4%29.6%
Male53.5%46.5%
All49.6%50.4%
Non Family41.1%58.9%
Female31.4%68.6%

49.6%

Rate of Home Ownership

Paris Households and Families

Type Count Average Size Owned
All10,5222.2949.6
Married3,5492.9470.4
Male4933.4653.5
Female2,0543.431.4
Non Family4,4261.1441.1

2.99

Average Family Size

2.29

Average Household Size

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Paris Households by Type

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Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade8915.20%
9th to 12th Grade2,00111.67%
High School Graduate5,50432.10%
Some College4,75027.70%
Associates Degree1,2137.07%
Bachelors Degree1,88510.99%
Graduate Degree9025.26%
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Paris Educational Attainment by Sex (over 25)

Paris Educational Attainment by Race

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Race Total High School Bachelors
Native American12712253
Asian26320689
White11,6729,6522,241
Black3,6653,302340
2+ Races44737841
Hispanic1,00760234
Islander1919
Other Race9951

The highest rate of high school graduation is among islander people with a rate of 100.00%.

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among native american people with a rate of 41.73%.

Paris Educational Attainment by Race

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Name Average Male Female
Overall$25,909$29,599$22,680
Less Than 9th Grade$20,974$24,420$17,574
High School Graduate$23,362$25,292$21,034
Some College$25,823$33,059$23,134
Bachelors Degree$40,849$65,639$36,887
Graduate Degree$54,250$67,813$52,750

$25,909

Average Earnings

$29,599

Average Male

$22,680

Average Female

Paris Earnings by Educational Attainment

Paris Language by Age

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Paris Language

91.37% of Paris residents speak only English, while 8.63% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 7.13% of the population.

Paris Language

Paris Poverty by Race

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Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
Black5,3391,44627.08%
White15,1533,46922.89%
Other6NaN%
Hispanic2,16866830.81%
Multiple99421721.83%

23.74%

Overall Poverty Rate

24.66%

Male Poverty Rate

22.94%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Paris

The race most likely to be in poverty in Paris is Black, with 27.08% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Paris is Multiple, with 21.83% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 8.34%. Among those working part-time, it was 26.15%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 31.08%.

Paris Poverty

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Name Poverty
Less Than 9th Grade37.50%
High School19.69%
Some College20.93%
Bachelors or Greater9.14%

Paris Poverty Rate by Education

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Rate Poverty
Male Employed12.47%
Male Unemployed63.21%
Female Employed12.90%
Female Unemployed71.86%

Paris Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Paris Income by Household Type

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Name Median Mean
Households$35,794$47,338
Families$46,397$58,991
Married Families$58,006-
Non Families$19,728$27,934
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Income by Household Type

Paris Marital Status

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Marriage Rates

38.7%

Overall Marriage Rate

41.1%

Male Marriage Rate

36.7%

Female Marriage Rate

Paris Married by Age and Sex

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Paris Marriage

The age group where males are most likely to be married is Over 65, while the female age group most likely to be married is 45-54.

Paris Marital Status by Race

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Paris Marital Status

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1,391

Number of Veterans

Male Veterans

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Second Gulf War318
First Gulf War215
Vietnam390
Korea177
World War II91

Paris Veterans by War

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Age Group Veterans
18 to 34171
35 to 54208
55 to 64271
65 to 74281
75+460

Paris Veterans by Age

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Name Veterans % of Total
White1,1198.11%
Black2626.26%
Native American107.35%
Hispanic40.33%

Paris Veterans by Race

Paris Veterans by Education

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17.73%

Veteran Poverty Rate

41.03%

Veteran Disability Rate

Paris Veterans by Education

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57%

Labor Force Participation

54.9%

Employment Rate

3.7%

Unemployment Rate

Paris Employment by Age

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Paris Employment by Race

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Paris Employment by Education

Origin of Non-Citizens

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Non citizens include legal permanent residents (green card holders), international students, temporary workers, humanitarian migrants, and illegal immigrants.

Origin of Naturalized Citizens

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77.73%

Born in Paris

96.24%

Native Born

3.76%

Foreign Born

3.05%

Non Citizen

0.71%

Naturalized

Place of Birth

96.24% of Paris residents were born in the United States, with 77.73% having been born in Texas. 3.05% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Latin America.

Paris Place of Birth

Note: 2021 and 2022 data is projected
Year Population Growth Annual Growth Rate
18803,9800.00%
18908,2544,2747.57%
19009,3581,1041.26%
191011,2691,9111.88%
192015,0403,7712.93%
193015,6496090.40%
194018,6783,0291.79%
195021,6432,9651.48%
196020,977-666-0.31%
197023,4412,4641.12%
198025,4982,0570.84%
199024,699-799-0.32%
200025,8981,1990.48%
201025,171-727-0.28%
201125,101-70-0.28%
201225,031-70-0.28%
201324,961-70-0.28%
201424,891-70-0.28%
201524,821-70-0.28%
201624,751-70-0.28%
201724,681-70-0.28%
201824,611-70-0.28%
201924,541-70-0.28%
202024,476-65-0.26%
202124,406-70-0.29%
202224,336-70-0.29%

Paris Population by Year