Paris Information

Paris Information

Travel info, sports, demographic data, and general statistics about the city of Paris, TX

General Paris Information

State: Texas

County: Lamar County

Close cities: Powderly, TX, Detroit, TX, Cooper, TX, Roxton, TX, Blossom, TX, Sun Valley, TX, Deport, TX, Honey Grove, TX, Toco, TX, Reno, TX

Paris Population (census data)
Total 26,083 (+0.6% since 2000)
Male 12,067 (46.3%)
Female 14,016 (53.7%)

Population Density: 610 people per sq. mile

Cost of Living Index: 77.5 (US Avg is 100)

Paris Elevation: 602 feet above sea level

Land Area: 42.8 square miles

Median Household Income: $31,876

Zip Codes: 75461, 75462, and 75460.

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Paris Demographic Data

Ethnic Information:
  • White Non-Hispanic (70.8%)
  • Black (22.3%)
  • Hispanic (4.1%)
  • American Indian (1.7%)
  • Two or more races (1.6%)
  • Other race (1.6%)
Ancestry Information:
  • United States (13.8%)
  • Irish (9.1%)
  • German (7.1%)
  • English (6.9%)
  • Dutch (2.0%)
  • Scotch-Irish (1.4%)
Foriegn Born: 567 people (2.2%)
  • Latin America (71.4%)
  • Asia (14.3%)
  • Europe (14.3%)

Local Paris Sports Teams

Major League Baseball: Texas Rangers, Houston Astros
NFL Football: Houston Texans, Dallas Cowboys
NBA Basketball: Dallas Mavericks
NHL Hockey: Dallas Stars
NCAA Sports: Texas A&M University-Commerce, Southern Methodist University,

Paris School Information

High Schools
Chisum High School (3250 South Church Street, Paris, TX, 75462 - Chisum ISD District)
North Lamar High School (295 Stone Avenue, Paris, TX, 75460 - North Lamar ISD District)
Paris High School (2400 Jefferson Road, Paris, TX, 75460 - Paris ISD District)
Travis Junior High (3270 Graham Street, Paris, TX, 75460 - Paris ISD District)
Middle Schools
Chisum Middle School (3250 South Church Street, Paris, TX, 75462 - Chisum ISD District)
Crockett Middle (655 South Collegiate Drive, Paris, TX, 75460 - Paris ISD District)
Frank Stone Middle (3201 Lewis Lane, Paris, TX, 75460 - North Lamar ISD District)
Elementary Schools
Aikin Elementary (3100 Pine Mill Road, Paris, TX, 75460 - Paris ISD District)
Cecil Everett Elementary (3201 Lewis Lane, Paris, TX, 75460 - North Lamar ISD District)
Chisum Elementary School (3250 South Church Street, Paris, TX, 75462 - Chisum ISD District)
Givens Elementary (655 Martin Luther King Jr Drive, Paris, TX, 75460 - Paris ISD District)
Justiss Elementary (401 18th N W, Paris, TX, 75460 - Paris ISD District)
W L Higgins Elementary (3201 Lewis Lane, Paris, TX, 75460 - North Lamar ISD District)
Other/Private Schools
Bailey Intermediate (3201 Lewis Lane, Paris, TX, 75460 - North Lamar ISD District)
Lamar County Head Start (1350 6th N E, Paris, TX, 75460 - Paris ISD District)
Paris Alternative School For Success (1513 Lamar, Paris, TX, 75460 - Paris ISD District)

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