Lamar County, TX

Current Temperature ° Population 49,877

Homefacts County Report

Schools

School Rating is Very good
  • No High School Diploma: 15%
  • High School Graduate or Higher: 68.8%
  • Bachelor's Degree or Higher: 16.2%

Registered Offenders

47.66% Higher than national avg.
  • 150 offenders in Lamar County
  • 30.07 offenders/10,000 residents

Real Estate

Median List Price $0
  • Median Sales Price: $0
  • Foreclosures: 10
  • Homes For Sale: 143
  • Homes For Rent: 1

Environmental Hazards

246 Found nearby
  • Brownfields: 1
  • Registered Polluters: 15
  • Superfunds: 10
  • Tanks & Spills: 220

Unemployment

Moderate 4.3%
  • Texas unemployment average: 4.5%
  • National unemployment average: 4.2%

Schools view all

23 Public Schools view public schools

Summary
There are 23 K-12 public schools in Lamar County, TX and 2 private schools. Homefacts rates Lamar County's schools as Very good, with an overall B rating.

1 Colleges & Universities view all colleges & universities

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Crime view details

150 Registered Offenders search the registered offender database

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Real Estate Overview

Average Listing Price
No Data
Median Sales Price
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Median Home Value

Housing Inventory

Property Type
  • Vacant
    15.7%
  • Rented
    29.3%
  • Owned
    55.1%

143 Homes For Sale View All

$29,000
423 N. Main
Paris, TX 75460
-- Beds | -- Baths
$29,000
1404 & 1410 19th Nw
Paris, TX 75460
-- Beds | -- Baths
$52,000
214 Ne 11th
Paris, TX 75460
2 Beds | 1 Baths
$9,000
1264 Farm Road 2121
Paris, TX 75462
2 Beds | 1 Baths

10 Foreclosures View All

median foreclosure price
No Data
$44,500
Ballard
Paris, TX 75460
3 Beds | 2 Baths
$NR
Houston
Paris, TX 75460
-- Beds | -- Baths
$NR
Shiloh
Paris, TX 75460
-- Beds | -- Baths
$NR
42nd
Paris, TX 75462
-- Beds | 2 Baths

Foreclosure Status Distribution

Number Of Properties Per Bedroom (Distressed)

We're sorry! No Number Of Properties Per Bedroom found in our database.

43 Building Permits View All

  • In 2014, the city of Lamar County, TX issued 43 building permits. All permits issued were for Single Family Homes. Of those 43 permits, 27 were issued for single family homes and 16 were issued for multi-family homes.
  • In 2013, the city of Lamar County, TX issued 34 building permits. All permits issued were for Single Family Homes. All permits issued were for Single Family Homes.
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Building Permits By Year

1 Rental Property View All

$1,100
325 Se 34th Street Se
Paris, TX 75460
3 Beds | 2 Baths

Fair Market Rents

**Displaying data from Lamar County, TX
  • Property Type Rent
  • Studio: $589
  • 1 Bedroom: $616
  • 2 Bedrooms: $713
  • 3 Bedrooms: $1,000
  • 4 Bedrooms: $1,256

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Environmental Hazards

246 Environmental Hazards

  • Brownfields
    in Lamar County, TX
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  • Registered Polluters
    in Lamar County, TX
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  • Superfunds
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  • Tanks & Spills
    in Lamar County, TX
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Health Hazards

  • Air Quality HAZARDOUS (0/0)
    Lamar County, TX has 0% good air quality.
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  • Radon ZONE 3 COUNTY
    Lamar County, TX is a green zone.
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  • UV Index HIGH 6.88 Average
    Lamar County, TX is a high risk area for ultra-violet rays.
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Average Monthly Temperature

  • January 44.95°
  • February 47.92°
  • March 56.93°
  • April 64.35°
  • May 72.33°
  • June 82.09°
  • July 85.22°
  • August 85.64°
  • September 76.27°
  • October 64.73°
  • November 56.25°
  • December 45.28°

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Natural Disasters

Probability of Natural Disasters for Lamar County, TX

Earthquakes
Lamar County, TX has a very low risk of earthquakes.
Hurricanes
Lamar County, TX has no risk of hurricanes.
Hail
Lamar County, TX has a high risk of hail storms.
Tornadoes
Lamar County, TX has a low risk of tornadoes.

Demographics view details

Median Household Income

Median Household Income in Lamar County, TX: $40,748

Unemployment

Unemployment in Lamar County is 4.3%. It is lower than the state and national averages, 4.5% and 8.4% respectively

Workforce Breakdown

Blue Collar - 47.07%
White Collar - 52.93%

Politics

State Representatives

  • Gov. Greg Abbott
  • Sen. John Cornyn
  • Sen. Ted Cruz

Neighborhood Info

4 Airports view all

Nearest Major Airports

48 FCC Towers view all

1 Hospital view all

1 Library view all

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