Lamar ( Mississippi )

Please find listed in what follows eighty-one statistical data about the County of Lamar compared with those of the Mississippi state and those of the whole USA. Values are grouped by categories:

County of Lamar (Mississippi) Population data

Resident total population estimate (July 1) 2006 = 46,240

Resident population (April 1) 2000 (complete count) = 39,070

Resident total population estimate, net change - April 1, 2000 to July 1, 2006 = 7,170 abitanti

Resident total population estimate, percent change - April 1, 2000 to July 1, 2006 = 18.4%

County of Lamar (Mississippi) Geography data

Land area, 2000 (square miles) = 497.07

Persons per square mile, 2000 = 78.60

County of Lamar (Mississippi) Population data by age

Resident population under 5 years of age (July 1) 2006 = 3,444

Resident population under 5 years of age, percent (July 1) 2006

Lamar 7.4%

Mississippi 7.2%

USA 6.8%

Resident population under 18 years of age (July 1) 2006 = 12,241

Resident population under 18 years of age, percent (July 1) 2006

Lamar 26.5%

Mississippi 26.1%

USA 24.6%

Resident Population 65 years and over (July 1) 2006 = 4,472

Resident population 65 years and over, percent (July 1) 2006

Lamar 9.7%

Mississippi 12.4%

USA 12.4%

County of Lamar (Mississippi) Population data by sex

Resident population total females, percent (July 1) 2006 = 51.2%

Resident population total females, percent (July 1) 2006

Lamar 51.2%

Mississippi 51.6%

USA 50.7%

Resident population total males, percent (July 1) 2006 = 48.8%

Resident population total males, percent (July 1) 2006

Lamar 48.8%

Mississippi 48.4%

USA 49.3%

County of Lamar (Mississippi) Miscellanea

Civilian noninstitutionalized population, 5 years and over, with a disability 2000 (sample) = 7,029

Mean travel time to work (minutes), workers age 16+, 2000 = 25 minutes.

County of Lamar (Mississippi) Population data by races

Resident population White alone (July 1) 2006 = 38,633

Resident population White alone, percent (July 1) 2006

Lamar 83.5%

Mississippi 60.9%

USA 80.1%

Resident population Black alone (July 1) 2006 = 6,867

Resident population Black alone, percent (July 1) 2006

Lamar 14.9%

Mississippi 37.1%

USA 12.8%

Resident population American Indian and Alaska Native alone (July 1) 2006 = 81

Resident population American Indian and Alaska Native alone, percent (July 1) 2006

Lamar 0.2%

Mississippi 0.5%

USA 1.0%

Resident population Asian alone (July 1) 2006 = 364

Resident population Asian alone, percent (July 1) 2006

Lamar 0.8%

Mississippi 0.8%

USA 4.4%

Resident population Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander alone (July 1) 2006 = 4

Resident population Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander alone, percent (July 1) 2006

Lamar 0.0%

Mississippi 0.0%

USA 0.2%

Resident population Two or more races (July 1) 2006 = 291

Resident population Two or more races, percent (July 1) 2006

Lamar 0.6%

Mississippi 0.7%

USA 1.6%

Resident population Hispanic or Latino Origin (July 1) 2006 = 668

Resident population Hispanic or Latino Origin, percent (July 1) 2006

Lamar 1.4%

Mississippi 1.8%

USA 14.8%

Resident population Not Hispanic, White alone (July 1) 2006 = 38,002

Resident population Not Hispanic, White alone, percent (July 1) 2006 = 82.2%

Resident population Not Hispanic, White alone, percent (July 1) 2006

Lamar 82.2%

Mississippi 59.3%

USA 66.4%

County of Lamar (Mississippi) More population data

Births 2004 = 667

Deaths 2004 = 323

Infant deaths under one year 2004 = 3

Population 5 years and over by residence in 1995 - percent in same house 2000 (sample) = 51.1%

Population 5 years and over by residence in 1995 - percent in same house 2000 (sample)

Lamar 51.1%

Mississippi 58.5%

USA 54.1%

Percent foreign born population 2000 (sample) = 1.1%

Percent foreign born population 2000 (sample)

Lamar 1.1%

Mississippi 1.4%

USA 11.1%

Population 5 years and over, percent speaking language other than English at home 2000 (sample) = 3.3%

Population 5 years and over, percent speaking language other than English at home 2000 (sample)

Lamar 3.3%

Mississippi 3.6%

USA 17.9%

County of Lamar (Mississippi) Incomes data (NAICS - North American Industry Classification System)

Personal Income (NAICS) 2005 = Mil.$ 1,155

Per capita personal income (NAICS) 2005 = $ 26,007

County of Lamar (Mississippi) Housing data

Housing unit estimates as of July 1, 2006 = 16,627

Housing unit estimates - net change, April 1, 2000 (base) to July 1, 2006 = 1,194

Housing unit estimates - percent change, April 1, 2000 (base) to July 1, 2006 = 7.7%

Housing unit estimates - percent change, April 1, 2000 (base) to July 1, 2006

Lamar 7.7%

Mississippi 6.8%

USA 9.0%

Owner-occupied housing units - percent of total occupied housing units 2000 (complete count) = 75.8%

Owner-occupied housing units - percent of total occupied housing units 2000 (complete count)

Lamar 75.8%

Mississippi 72.3%

USA 66.2%

Median value of specified owner-occupied housing units 2000 (sample) = $ 93,000

Housing units by units in structure - multiple units 2000 (sample) = 13%

Housing units by units in structure - multiple units 2000 (sample)

Lamar 13%

Mississippi 13%

USA 26%

County of Lamar (Mississippi) Households data

Households 2000 (complete count) = 14,396

Persons per household 2000 (complete count) = 2.68

Per capita income in 1999 = $ 18,849

Median household income 2004 = $ 41,056

People of all ages in poverty - percent 2004 = 14.2%

People of all ages in poverty - percent 2004

Lamar 14.2%

Mississippi 19.3%

USA 12.7%

County of Lamar (Mississippi) Educational attainment

Educational attainment - persons 25 years and over - percent high school graduate or higher 2000 = 83.0%

Educational attainment - persons 25 years and over - percent high school graduate or higher 2000

Lamar 83.0%

Mississippi 72.9%

USA 80.4%

Educational attainment - persons 25 years and over - percent bachelor's degree or higher 2000 = 26.8%

Educational attainment - persons 25 years and over - percent bachelor's degree or higher 2000

Lamar 26.8%

Mississippi 16.9%

USA 24.4%

County of Lamar (Mississippi) Labor and Employment

Civilian labor force 2006 = 23,130

Civilian labor force unemployment 2006 = 978

Civilian labor force unemployment rate 2006 = 4.2%

Civilian labor force unemployment rate 2006

Lamar 4.2%

Mississippi 6.8%

USA 4.6%

Employment in all industries (NAICS) 2005 = 18,692

Employment in all industries (NAICS), net change 2000(SIC)- 2005 = 964

Employment in government and government enterprises (NAICS) 2005 = 2,154

Earnings in all industries (NAICS, no code) 2005 (thousands dollars) = $ 524,503

Earnings in all industries (NAICS, no code), average earnings per job 2005 (in thousands dollars) = $ 28,060

Private nonfarm establishments 2005 = 893

Private nonfarm employment for pay period including March 12, 2005 = 9,501

Private nonfarm employment for pay period including March 12, 2005, percent change 2000-2005 = 23.3%

Private nonfarm employment for pay period including March 12, 2005, percent change 2000-2005

Lamar 23.3%

Mississippi -3.1%

USA 2.0%

Nonemployer: total (NAICS 00) establishments, 2005 = 3,030

Accommodation and Food Services: total (NAICS 72) - sales of establishments with payroll 2002 (thousands dollars) = $ 33,636

Total number of firms 2002 = 3,139

Total Black-owned firms of 100 or more, percent 2002 = 5.1%

Total American Indian-and Alaska Native-owned firms of 100 or more, percent 2002 = Less than 100 firms: percentage not available

Total Asian-owned firms of 100 or more, percent 2002 = Less than 100 firms: percentage not available

Total Hispanic-owned firms of 100 or more, percent 2002 = Less than 100 firms: percentage not available

Total Native Hawaiian-and Other Pacific Islander-owned firms of 100 or more, percent 2002 = Less than 100 firms: percentage not available

Total women-owned firms of 100 or more, percent 2002 = 28.8%

Manufacturing: total (NAICS 31-33) - value of shipments 2002 (thousands dollars) = $ 130,522

Wholesale trade: total (NAICS 42) - sales of establishments with payroll 2002 = $ 0

Retail trade: total (NAICS 44-45) - sales of establishments with payroll 2002 = $ 457,599

Retail trade: total (NAICS 44-45) - sales of establishments with payroll per capita 2002 = $ 11,116

New private housing units authorized by building permits - total 2006 (20,000-place universe) = 12

Valuation of new private housing units authorized by building permits 2006 (20,000-place universe) (thousands dollars) = $ 1,353

Land in farms (NAICS) 2002(acres)(not adjusted) = 74,923

Federal Government expenditure - total FY 2004 (thousands dollars) = $ 123,661

Federal Government expenditure per capita FY 2004 = $ 2,858

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