Lamar County, Texas Population 2022

Lamar County, Texas's estimated population is with a growth rate of 0.06% in the past year according to the most recent United States census data. Lamar County, Texas is the 70th largest county in Texas. The 2010 population was and has seen a growth of 0.71% since this time.

Note: 2021 and 2022 data is projected

Lamar County, Texas Population 2022

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Lamar County, Texas Population Growth

Population by Race

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Lamar County, Texas Population by Race

Lamar County, Texas Population Pyramid 2022

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Lamar County, Texas Median Age

40.7


Total

39.1


Male

42.4


Female

Lamar County, Texas Adults

There are 37,872 adults, (9,609 of whom are seniors) in Lamar County, Texas.

Lamar County, Texas Age Dependency

Age Dependency Ratio

34

Old Age Dependency Ratio

41.9

Child Dependency Ratio

Lamar County, Texas Sex Ratio

Female

25,932

52.17%

Male

23,773

47.83%

Lamar County, Texas Population by Age

Lamar County, Texas Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

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Lamar County, Texas Household Types

64.7%

Rate of Home Ownership

Lamar County, Texas Households and Families

3

Average Family Size

2.45

Average Household Size

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Lamar County, Texas Households by Type

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Lamar County, Texas Educational Attainment by Sex (over 25)

Lamar County, Texas Educational Attainment by Race

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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 asian people with a rate of 31.79%.

Lamar County, Texas Educational Attainment by Race

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$31,852

Average Earnings

$40,578

Average Male

$26,855

Average Female

Lamar County, Texas Earnings by Educational Attainment

Lamar County, Texas Language by Age

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Lamar County, Texas Language

91.37% of Lamar County, Texas 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 6.39% of the population.

Lamar County, Texas Language

Lamar County, Texas Poverty by Race

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18.38%

Overall Poverty Rate

18.19%

Male Poverty Rate

18.55%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Lamar County, Texas

The race most likely to be in poverty in Lamar County, Texas is Black, with 28.18% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Lamar County, Texas is Other, with NaN% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 4.76%. Among those working part-time, it was 19.96%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 26.36%.

Lamar County, Texas Poverty

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Lamar County, Texas Poverty Rate by Education

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Lamar County, Texas Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Lamar County, Texas Income by Household Type

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Income by Household Type

Lamar County, Texas Marital Status

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Marriage Rates

49.7%

Overall Marriage Rate

52.8%

Male Marriage Rate

46.9%

Female Marriage Rate

Lamar County, Texas Married by Age and Sex

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Lamar County, Texas 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.

Lamar County, Texas Marital Status by Race

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Lamar County, Texas Marital Status

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2,959

Number of Veterans

Male Veterans

Female Veterans

Lamar County, Texas Veterans by War

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Lamar County, Texas Veterans by Age

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Lamar County, Texas Veterans by Race

Lamar County, Texas Veterans by Education

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15.27%

Veteran Poverty Rate

42.21%

Veteran Disability Rate

Lamar County, Texas Veterans by Education

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58.8%

Labor Force Participation

56.5%

Employment Rate

3.9%

Unemployment Rate

Lamar County, Texas Employment by Age

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Lamar County, Texas Employment by Race

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Lamar County, Texas 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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75.78%

Born in Lamar County, Texas

96.19%

Native Born

3.81%

Foreign Born

2.30%

Non Citizen

1.51%

Naturalized

Place of Birth

96.19% of Lamar County, Texas residents were born in the United States, with 75.78% having been born in Texas. 2.30% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Latin America.

Lamar County, Texas Place of Birth

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