Living in Paris, TX

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Updated: 2020-03-10

Paris SnackAbility

3
Overall SnackAbility
Jobs
6/10
Housing
5
Affordability
6
Diversity
8.5
Safety
4
Amenities
8
Education
5
Commute
9.5

Paris, TX Crime Report

943
Total Crimes
3,812.3
Total Crimes / 100k People
48.43%
Above National Average

Paris, TX Cost Of Living

81
Paris's Overall Cost Of Living
0.8x
Lower Than The National Average

Paris, Texas Info Snack

Paris, Texas is a city and county seat of Lamar County, Texas, United States. As of the 2010 census, the population of the city was 25,171. It is situated in Northeast Texas at the western edge of the Piney Woods, and 98 miles (158 km) northeast of the Dallas–Fort Worth Metroplex. Physiographically, these regions are part of the West Gulf Coastal Plain.
Population
24,842
Unemployment
5.1%
Poverty
22.7%
Median Home
$81,400
Median Income
$33,824
Median Rent
$700

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Rankings for Paris in Texas

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Map Of Paris, TX

Population over time in Paris

Year Population % Change
2017 24,842 0.2%
2016 24,801 -0.5%
2015 24,936 0.1%
2014 24,903 -0.5%
2013 25,023 -0.4%
2012 25,119 -0.2%
2011 25,180 -0.4%
2010 25,273 -0.0%
2009 25,274 -
Crime/100k Paris TX USA
Violent Crime 881.3 410.9 368.9
Murder 4.0 4.6 5.0
Robbery 93.0 98.4 86.2
Aggravated Assault 768.1 256.6 246.8
Property Crime 2931.0 2367.2 2199.5
Burglary 699.4 410.8 376.0
Larceny 2049.6 1713.1 1594.6
Car Theft 181.9 243.2 228.9

Race / Ethnicity in Paris

White
65.7% (16,330)
African American
19.9% (4,951)
American Indian
0.5% (125)
Asian
1.4% (360)
Hawaiian
0.3% (64)
Other
0.1% (17)
Two Or More
3.7% (917)
Hispanic
8.4% (2,078)
Race Paris TX USA
White 65.7% 42.3% 61.1%
African American 19.9% 11.7% 12.3%
American Indian 0.5% 0.2% 0.7%
Asian 1.4% 4.6% 5.4%
Hawaiian 0.3% 0.1% 0.2%
Other 0.1% 0.2% 0.2%
Two Or More 3.7% 1.7% 2.4%
Hispanic 8.4% 39.2% 17.8%

Household Income For Paris, Texas

Less than $10,000
14.8% (368,120)
$10,000 to $14,999
7.8% (194,409)
$15,000 to $24,999
14.2% (352,597)
$25,000 to $34,999
13.9% (344,712)
$35,000 to $49,999
15.4% (381,426)
$50,000 to $74,999
15.5% (386,108)
$75,000 to $99,999
7.9% (195,148)
$100,000 to $149,999
7.1% (176,175)
$150,000 to $199,999
2.3% (56,918)
$200,000 or more
1.2% (28,582)
Income Paris TX USA
Less than $10,000 14.8% 6.4% 6.3%
$10,000 to $14,999 7.8% 4.4% 4.6%
$15,000 to $24,999 14.2% 9.3% 9.3%
$25,000 to $34,999 13.9% 9.6% 9.3%
$35,000 to $49,999 15.4% 12.8% 12.6%
$50,000 to $74,999 15.5% 17.7% 17.5%
$75,000 to $99,999 7.9% 12.2% 12.5%
$100,000 to $149,999 7.1% 14.6% 14.6%
$150,000 to $199,999 2.3% 6.2% 6.3%
$200,000 or more 1.2% 6.9% 7.0%

Gender in Paris

Female
54.2% (13,464)
Male
45.8% (11,378)
Gender Paris TX USA
Female 54.2% 50.3% 50.8%
Male 45.8% 49.7% 49.2%

Highest level of educational attainment in Paris for adults over 25

< 9th Grade
4.0% (993)
9-12th Grade
13.0% (3,229)
High School / GED
34.0% (8,446)
Some College
27.0% (6,707)
Associate's Degree
7.0% (1,738)
Bachelor's Degree
11.0% (2,732)
Master's Degree
3.0% (745)
Professional Degree
1.0% (248)
Doctorate Degree
0.0% (0)
Education Paris TX USA
< 9th Grade 4.0% 9.0% 6.0%
9-12th Grade 13.0% 8.0% 7.0%
High School / GED 34.0% 25.0% 27.0%
Some College 27.0% 22.0% 21.0%
Associate's Degree 7.0% 7.0% 8.0%
Bachelor's Degree 11.0% 19.0% 19.0%
Master's Degree 3.0% 7.0% 9.0%
Professional Degree 1.0% 2.0% 2.0%
Doctorate Degree 0.0% 1.0% 1.0%

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