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Lamar County Statistics

Facts

Land area604.9 square miles
Population Density24.1 persons per square mile.

Population

Population (2013)14,236
Population change-2.3%
Under 5 years of age5.2%
Under 1822.1%
65 and over19.9%
Females51.2%
White87
Hispanic or Latino of any race1.4
Asian0.1%
Two or more races1.4%
Black or African American11.4%
Native American0.2%
Pacific Islander0%
Had graduated from high school76%
Had a bachelor degree or higher9.5%
Veterans1,127

Households and Housing

Households6,084
Persons per household2.3
Living in the same house for one year or more87.8%
Median household income$36,028
The Per capita income$19,026
Live below the poverty line22.3%
Housing units7,287
Multi-unit structures9%
The median value of owner-occupied housing$66,800
Residents owning their homes71.5%

Business Facts

Total number of firms1,340
Women-owned firms25.8%
Asian-owned firms0%
Hispanic-owned firms0%
Black-owned firms0%
Native American-owned firms0%
Pacific Islander-owned firms0%
Retail sales$70,780
Retail sales per capita$4,887
Manufacturers shipments$234,908
Merchant wholesaler sales$0
Source US Census Data