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Lampasas County, Texas (TX)

County population in 2016: 21,041 (32% urban, 68% rural); it was 17,762 in 2000
County owner-occupied with a mortgage or a loan houses and condos in 2010: 3,238
County owner-occupied free and clear houses and condos in 2010: 2,387
County owner-occupied houses and condos in 2000: 4,851
Renter-occupied apartments: 1,914 (it was 1,703 in 2000)
% of renters here:

26%
State:

36%

Land area: 712 sq. mi.

Water area: 1.9 sq. mi.

Population density: 30 people per square mile   (low).

Mar. 2016 cost of living index in Lampasas County: 81.6 (low, U.S. average is 100)

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Industries providing employment: Professional, scientific, management, administrative, and waste management services (28.7%), Retail trade (23.8%), Educational, health and social services (17.1%).

Type of workers:

  • Private wage or salary: 58%
  • Government: 7%
  • Self-employed, not incorporated: 35%
  • Unpaid family work: 0%
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Races in Lampasas County, Texas:

  • White Non-Hispanic Alone (72.6%)
  • Hispanic or Latino (19.1%)
  • Black Non-Hispanic Alone (3.6%)
  • Two or more races (2.8%)
  • Asian alone (1.0%)
Median resident age:  41.5 years
Texas median age:  34.5 years
Males: 10,308  (49.0%)
Females: 10,733  (51.0%)

Lampasas County,TX real estate house value trend

Average household size:
Lampasas County:

2.0 people
Texas:

3 people
Estimated median household income in 2016: $52,049 ($36,176 in 1999)

This county:

$52,049
Texas:

$56,565

Median contract rent in 2016 for apartments: $603 (lower quartile is $437, upper quartile is $796)
This county:

$603
State:

$809


Estimated median house or condo value in 2016: $156,973 (it was $73,500 in 2000)
Lampasas:

$156,973
Texas:

$161,500
Lower value quartile - upper value quartile: $87,726 - $234,715
Median monthly housing costs for homes and condos with a mortgage: $1,339
Median monthly housing costs for units without a mortgage: $481

Institutionalized population: 207

Crime in 2005 (reported by the sheriff's office or county police, not the county total):

  • Murders: 0
  • Rapes: 0
  • Robberies: 1
  • Assaults: 8
  • Burglaries: 33
  • Thefts: 41
  • Auto thefts: 2

Crime in 2004 (reported by the sheriff's office or county police, not the county total):

  • Murders: 0
  • Rapes: 0
  • Robberies: 0
  • Assaults: 4
  • Burglaries: 28
  • Thefts: 35
  • Auto thefts: 2
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Single-family new house construction building permits:

  • 2007: 20 buildings, average cost: $127,600
  • 2008: 19 buildings, average cost: $143,500
  • 2009: 15 buildings, average cost: $143,500
  • 2010: 14 buildings, average cost: $145,000
  • 2011: 5 buildings, average cost: $115,000
  • 2012: 6 buildings, average cost: $115,000
  • 2013: 170 buildings, average cost: $9,900
  • 2014: 155 buildings, average cost: $13,300

Number of permits per 10,000 residents

Average cost (in $1000s)

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Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2016: $2,561 (1.4%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2016: $1,740 (1.3%)

Lampasas County household income distribution in 2009 Lampasas County home values distribution Lampasas County contract rent distribution in 2009
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2016: 12.8%
Lampasas County:

12.8%
Texas:

15.6%
(11.5% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 3.7% for Black residents, 19.4% for Hispanic or Latino residents, 14.5% for American Indian residents, 7.3% for other race residents, 25.5% for two or more races residents)

Median age of residents in 2016: 41.5 years old
(Males: 41.1 years old, Females: 41.9 years old)
(Median age for: White residents: 46.0 years old, Black residents: 35.0 years old, American Indian residents: 56.2 years old, Asian residents: 47.3 years old, Hispanic or Latino residents: 29.4 years old, Other race residents: 35.3 years old)

Fair market rent in 2006 for a 1-bedroom apartment in Lampasas County is $401 a month.
Fair market rent for a 2-bedroom apartment is $484 a month.
Fair market rent for a 3-bedroom apartment is $706 a month.

Cities in this county include: Lampasas, Adamsville, Kempner, Lometa.

Lampasas County has a predicted average indoor radon screening level less than 2 pCi/L (pico curies per liter) - Low Potential

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Neighboring counties: Escambia County, Alabama , Dougherty County, Georgia , Crockett County , Glynn County, Georgia , Falls County , Reagan County .

Unemployment in September 2015:
Here:

4.3%
Texas:

4.4%

Unemployment by year (%)

County total employment by year

County average yearly wages by year ($)

Current college students: 605
People 25 years of age or older with a high school degree or higher: 89.0%
People 25 years of age or older with a bachelor's degree or higher: 21.1%

Number of foreign born residents: 1,129 (42.9% naturalized citizens)

Lampasas County:

5.4%
Whole state:

17.0%

Year of entry for the foreign-born population

  • 2010 or later: 184
  • 2000 to 2009: 298
  • 1990 to 1999: 193
  • 1980 to 1989: 253
  • 1970 to 1979: 187
  • Before 1970: 338
Note: State values scaled to Lampasas County population

Mean travel time to work (commute): 25.8 minutes

Percentage of county residents living and working in this county: 49.3%

Lampasas County marital status for males Lampasas County marital status for females

Housing units in structures:

  • One, detached: 7,135
  • One, attached: 86
  • Two: 175
  • 3 or 4: 117
  • 5 to 9: 224
  • 10 to 19: 102
  • 20 to 49: 35
  • 50 or more: 7
  • Mobile homes: 1,343

Housing units in Lampasas County with a mortgage: 2,774 (28 second mortgage, 123 home equity loan, 0 both second mortgage and home equity loan)
Houses without a mortgage: 2,812

Here:

50.0% with mortgage
State:

57.8% with mortgage

Religion statistics for Lampasas County

ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Evangelical Protestant5,26731
Mainline Protestant5226
Catholic3461
Other61
None13,536-
Lampasas County Religion Details
Source: Clifford Grammich, Kirk Hadaway, Richard Houseal, Dale E.Jones, Alexei Krindatch, Richie Stanley and Richard H.Taylor. 2012. 2010 U.S.Religion Census: Religious Congregations & Membership Study. Association of Statisticians of American Religious Bodies. Jones, Dale E., et al. 2002. Congregations and Membership in the United States 2000. Nashville, TN: Glenmary Research Center.

Food Environment Statistics:

Number of grocery stores: 1
Lampasas County:

0.48 / 10,000 pop.
State:

1.47 / 10,000 pop.



Number of convenience stores (with gas): 8
Lampasas County:

3.83 / 10,000 pop.
Texas:

3.95 / 10,000 pop.

Number of full-service restaurants: 15
This county:

7.19 / 10,000 pop.
State:

6.13 / 10,000 pop.

Adult diabetes rate:
Lampasas County:

8.7%
Texas:

8.9%

Adult obesity rate:
Lampasas County:

26.2%
State:

26.6%

Low-income preschool obesity rate:
Here:

11.6%
State:

15.7%

Agriculture in Lampasas County:

Average size of farms: 479 acres
Average value of agricultural products sold per farm: $15,534
Average value of crops sold per acre for harvested cropland: $65.19
The value of livestock, poultry, and their products as a percentage of the total market value of agricultural products sold: 89.89%
Average total farm production expenses per farm: $23,350
Harvested cropland as a percentage of land in farms: 5.03%
Irrigated harvested cropland as a percentage of land in farms: 2.07%
Average market value of all machinery and equipment per farm: $26,179
The percentage of farms operated by a family or individual: 93.73%
Average age of principal farm operators: 59 years
Average number of cattle and calves per 100 acres of all land in farms: 8.99
Milk cows as a percentage of all cattle and calves: 0.94%
All wheat for grain: 1746 harvested acres
Vegetables: 49 harvested acres
Land in orchards: 1,501 acres

Earthquake activity:

Lampasas County-area historical earthquake activity is slightly below Texas state average. It is 80% smaller than the overall U.S. average.

On 6/16/1978 at 11:46:54, a magnitude 5.3 (4.4 MB, 4.6 UK, 5.3 ML, Class: Moderate, Intensity: VI - VII) earthquake occurred 198.2 miles away from Lampasas County center
On 4/14/1995 at 00:32:56, a magnitude 5.7 (5.6 MB, 5.7 MS, 5.7 MW, Depth: 11.1 mi) earthquake occurred 312.0 miles away from the county center
On 4/9/1993 at 12:29:19, a magnitude 4.3 (4.1 MB, 4.3 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi, Class: Light, Intensity: IV - V) earthquake occurred 161.5 miles away from the county center
On 1/2/1992 at 11:45:35, a magnitude 5.0 (4.6 MB, 5.0 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 298.7 miles away from the county center
On 9/6/1997 at 23:38:00, a magnitude 4.5 (4.5 LG, 4.2 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 264.2 miles away from Lampasas County center
On 4/7/2008 at 09:51:12, a magnitude 3.9 (3.9 MB, 3.9 MW, 3.8 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi, Class: Light, Intensity: II - III) earthquake occurred 154.4 miles away from the county center
Magnitude types: regional Lg-wave magnitude (LG), body-wave magnitude (MB), local magnitude (ML), surface-wave magnitude (MS), moment magnitude (MW)

Most recent natural disasters:

  • Texas Wildfires, Incident Period: March 14, 2008 to September 01, 2008, Emergency Declared EM-3284: March 14, 2008, FEMA Id: 3284, Natural disaster type: Fire
  • Texas Severe Storms, Tornadoes, and Flooding, Incident Period: June 16, 2007 to August 03, 2007, Major Disaster (Presidential) Declared DR-1709: June 29, 2007, FEMA Id: 1709, Natural disaster type: Storm, Tornado, Flood
  • Texas Hurricane Rita, Incident Period: September 23, 2005 to October 14, 2005, Major Disaster (Presidential) Declared DR-1606: September 24, 2005, FEMA Id: 1606, Natural disaster type: Hurricane
  • Texas Hurricane Rita, Incident Period: September 20, 2005 to October 14, 2005, Emergency Declared EM-3261: September 21, 2005, FEMA Id: 3261, Natural disaster type: Hurricane
  • Texas Hurricane Katrina, Incident Period: August 29, 2005 to October 01, 2005, Emergency Declared EM-3216: September 02, 2005, FEMA Id: 3216, Natural disaster type: Hurricane
  • Texas Mesquite Creek Fire, Incident Period: September 06, 2000 to September 08, 2000, Fire Management Assistance Declared: September 07, 2000, FEMA Id: 2333, Natural disaster type: Fire
  • Texas Topeka Fire, Incident Period: August 26, 1999 to August 29, 1999, Fire Management Assistance Declared: August 26, 1999, FEMA Id: 2272, Natural disaster type: Fire
  • Texas Extreme Fire Hazards, Incident Period: August 01, 1999 to December 10, 1999, Emergency Declared EM-3142: September 01, 1999, FEMA Id: 3142, Natural disaster type: Fire
  • Texas Extreme Fire Hazard, Incident Period: August 30, 1993 to November 15, 1993, Emergency Declared EM-3113: September 10, 1993, FEMA Id: 3113, Natural disaster type: Fire
  • Texas Severe Storm, Thunderstorms, Incident Period: December 20, 1991 to January 14, 1992, Major Disaster (Presidential) Declared DR-930: December 26, 1991, FEMA Id: 930, Natural disaster type: Storm

The number of natural disasters in Lampasas County (10) is smaller than the US average (13).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 3
Emergencies Declared: 5

Class of Workers in 2016 (%)

Most common industries in 2016 (%)
Males Females
  • Health care and social assistance (18%)
  • Educational services (14%)
  • Retail trade (11%)
  • Other services, except public administration (9%)
  • Accommodation and food services (6%)
  • Finance and insurance (4%)
  • Public administration (4%)
  • Health care and social assistance (22%)
  • Educational services (17%)
  • Retail trade (13%)
  • Other services, except public administration (11%)
  • Accommodation and food services (7%)
  • Finance and insurance (5%)
  • Public administration (5%)
Most common occupations in 2016 (%)
Males Females
  • Construction and extraction occupations (23%)
  • Management occupations (10%)
  • Installation, maintenance, and repair occupations (8%)
  • Office and administrative support occupations (7%)
  • Sales and related occupations (7%)
  • Production occupations (7%)
  • Transportation occupations (6%)
  • Office and administrative support occupations (20%)
  • Sales and related occupations (10%)
  • Personal care and service occupations (9%)
  • Management occupations (9%)
  • Education, training, and library occupations (8%)
  • Food preparation and serving related occupations (7%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (6%)

Most common places of birth for the foreign-born residents (%):

  • Mexico (45%)
  • Germany (11%)
  • Australia (9%)
  • Philippines (7%)
  • Vietnam (5%)
  • Korea (4%)
  • Panama (4%)

Most common first ancestries reported in Lampasas County (%):

  • American (15%)
  • German (10%)
  • Irish (7%)
  • English (6%)
  • European (4%)
  • Scottish (3%)
  • Scotch-Irish (2%)

Lampasas County mode of transportation to work chart

Means of transportation to work:

  • Drove a car alone: 3,983 (68.5%)
  • Carpooled: 1,178 (20.3%)
  • Bus or trolley bus: 14 (0.2%)
  • Taxicab, motorcycle, or other means: 185 (3.2%)
  • Bicycle: 9 (0.2%)
  • Walked: 163 (2.8%)
  • Worked at home: 240 (4.1%)

Owners and renters by unit type in %

Breakdown of mean house values by ages of householders ($)


People in group quarters in Lampasas County, Texas in 2000:

  • 231 people in nursing homes
  • 45 people in other noninstitutional group quarters
  • 35 people in local jails and other confinement facilities (including police lockups)
  • 25 people in homes for abused, dependent, and neglected children
  • 20 people in other workers' dormitories

People in group quarters in Lampasas County, Texas in 2010:

  • 153 people in nursing facilities/skilled-nursing facilities
  • 28 people in residential treatment centers for juveniles (non-correctional)
  • 26 people in local jails and other municipal confinement facilities
  • 15 people in workers' group living quarters and job corps centers
Average gross adjusted income of non-migrant taxpayers in this county in 2010 was $49,406.

9.52% of this county's 2011 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2010 ($36,638 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

9.52%
Texas average:

7.14%


0.18% of residents moved from foreign countries ($560 average AGI)
Lampasas County:

0.18%
Texas average:

0.08%

6.68% relocated from other counties in Texas ($26,079 average AGI)
2.65% relocated from other states ($9,999 average AGI)
Lampasas County:

2.65%
Texas average:

2.49%

Percentage of residents relocating from other counties or countries


Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2010 and 2011:
from Bell County, TX  1.72% ($38,645 average AGI)
from Coryell County, TX  1.40% ($35,384)
from Burnet County, TX  0.40% ($29,714)
from Travis County, TX  0.40% ($29,857)
from Williamson County, TX  0.37% ($36,769)
from McLennan County, TX  0.16% ($18,636)


9.13% of this county's 2010 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2011 ($34,424 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

9.13%
Texas average:

6.69%


0.19% of residents moved to foreign countries ($705 average AGI)
Lampasas County:

0.19%
Texas average:

0.10%

6.34% relocated to other counties in Texas ($22,822 average AGI)
2.61% relocated to other states ($10,897 average AGI)
Lampasas County:

2.61%
Texas average:

2.01%

Percentage of residents relocating to other counties or countries


Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2010 and 2011:
to Coryell County, TX  1.40% ($31,796 average AGI)
to Bell County, TX  1.17% ($36,098)
to Travis County, TX  0.46% ($33,313)
to Williamson County, TX  0.36% ($41,080)
to Burnet County, TX  0.27% ($-1,579)
to Tarrant County, TX  0.23% ($29,938)
to McLennan County, TX  0.14% ($39,600)

Births per 1000 population from 1990 to 1999: 15.0
Births per 1000 population from 2000 to 2006: 12.6

Births per 1000 population in Lampasas County

Deaths per 1000 population from 1990 to 1999: 10.9
Deaths per 1000 population from 2000 to 2006: 9.9
Deaths per 1000 population from 2007 to 2014: 10.1

Deaths per 1000 population in Lampasas County

Infant deaths per 1000 live births from 1990 to 1999: 7.7
Infant deaths per 1000 live births from 2000 to 2006: 10.4

Infant deaths per 1000 live births in Lampasas County

Population without health insurance coverage in 2013: 26.4%
Persons under 19 years old without health insurance coverage in 2013: 17.1%
Percentage of population without health insurance coverage in Lampasas County
All 18-64 40-64 50-64 Under 19

Percentage of population without health insurance coverage in Lampasas County


Persons enrolled in hospital insurance and/or supplemental medical insurance (Medicare) in July 1, 2007: 3,338 (2,857 aged, 481 disabled)
Children under 18 without health insurance coverage in 2007: 1,088 (21%)

Persons enrolled in hospital insurance and/or supplemental medical insurance (Medicare)

Aged persons enrolled in hospital insurance and/or supplemental medical insurance (Medicare)

Disabled persons enrolled in hospital insurance and/or supplemental medical insurance (Medicare)

Most common underlying causes of death in Lampasas County, Texas in 1999 - 2014:

  • Bronchus or lung, unspecified - Malignant neoplasms (254)
  • Acute myocardial infarction, unspecified (225)
  • Atherosclerotic heart disease (192)
  • Chronic obstructive pulmonary disease, unspecified (120)
  • Alzheimer's disease, unspecified (76)
  • Unspecified dementia (64)
  • Congestive heart failure (62)
  • Stroke, not specified as haemorrhage or infarction (60)
  • Ischaemic cardiomyopathy (37)
  • Colon, unspecified - Malignant neoplasms (33)

Population without health insurance coverage in 2000: 17%
Children under 18 without health insurance coverage in 2000: 16%

Short term general hospitals per 100,000 population in 2004: 4.83
Short term general hospital admissions per 100,000 population in 2004: 5,208
Short term general hospital beds per 100,000 population in 2004: 121
Emergency room visits per 100,000 population in 2004: 30,790

General practice office based MDs per 100,000 population in 2005: 1,241
Medical specialist MDs per 100,000 population in 2005: 951
Dentists per 100,000 population in 1998: 15

Total births per 100,000 population, July 2005 - July 2006 : 17
Total deaths per 100,000 population, July 2005 - July 2006: 71

Limited-service eating places per 100,000 population in 2005 : 10

Household type by relationship:

Households: 21,041
  • In family households: 18,418 (3,071 male householders, 2,663 female householders)
    4,665 spouses, 6,206 children (5,666 natural, 169 adopted, 371 stepchildren), 657 grandchildren, 157 brothers or sisters, 218 parents, 393 other relatives, 343 non-relatives
  • In nonfamily households: 2,348 (1,010 male householders (796 living alone)), 1,031 female householders (982 living alone)), 301 nonrelatives
  • In group quarters: 275

Size of family households: 3,021 2-persons, 995 3-persons, 926 4-persons, 397 5-persons, 240 6-persons, 163 7-or-more-persons.

Size of nonfamily households: 1,779 1-person, 243 2-persons, 2 3-persons, 11 5-persons.

3,299 married couples with children.
1,180 single-parent households (400 men, 780 women).

87.6% of residents of Lampasas speak English at home.
9.6% of residents speak Spanish at home (68% speak English very well, 20% speak English well, 10% speak English not well, 1% don't speak English at all).
1.3% of residents speak other Indo-European language at home (84% speak English very well, 16% speak English well).
1.2% of residents speak Asian or Pacific Island language at home (60% speak English very well, 40% speak English well).
0.3% of residents speak other language at home (97% speak English very well, 3% speak English well).

In fiscal year 2004:

Federal Government expenditure: $121,428,000 ($5,861 per capita)
Department of Defense expenditure: $22,777,000
Federal direct payments to individuals for retirement and disability: $78,680,000
Federal other direct payments to individuals: $25,952,000
Federal direct payments not to individuals: $154,000
Federal grants: $13,404,000
Federal procurement contracts: $619,000 ($22,000 Department of Defense)
Federal salaries and wages: $2,619,000 ($0,000 Department of Defense)
Federal Government direct loans: $239,000
Federal guaranteed/insured loans: $18,512,000
Federal Government insurance: $3,040,000

Population change from April 1, 2000 to July 1, 2005:

Births: 1,156
Here:

59 per 1000 residents
State:

85 per 1000 residents

Deaths: 971
Here:

49 per 1000 residents
State:

35 per 1000 residents

Net international migration: +177
Here:

+9 per 1000 residents
State:

+29 per 1000 residents

Net internal migration: +1,580
Here:

+80 per 1000 residents
State:

+10 per 1000 residents

Population growth in Lampasas County

Total withdrawal of fresh water for public supply: 0.01 millions of gallons per day (all from ground)

Median number of rooms in houses and condos:
Here:

6.2
State:

6.2

Median number of rooms in apartments:
Here:

4.8
State:

4.1

Year house built

  • 2014 or later: 157
  • 2010 to 2013: 319
  • 2000 to 2009: 1,943
  • 1990 to 1999: 1,438
  • 1980 to 1989: 1,263
  • 1970 to 1979: 1,449
  • 1960 to 1969: 661
  • 1950 to 1959: 941
  • 1940 to 1949: 445
  • 1939 or earlier: 512
Note: State values scaled to Lampasas population
Rooms in houses/apartments in Lampasas County, Texas
Owner-occupied Renter-occupied
Note: State values scaled to Lampasas County population
  • 1 room: 8
  • 2 rooms: 21
  • 3 rooms: 118
  • 4 rooms: 359
  • 5 rooms: 1,245
  • 6 rooms: 1,459
  • 7 rooms: 1,120
  • 8 rooms: 638
  • 9+ rooms: 590
  • 1 room: 0
  • 2 rooms: 117
  • 3 rooms: 226
  • 4 rooms: 588
  • 5 rooms: 597
  • 6 rooms: 398
  • 7 rooms: 122
  • 8 rooms: 113
  • 9+ rooms: 14
Bedrooms in houses/apartments in Lampasas County, Texas
Owner-occupied Renter-occupied
Note: State values scaled to Lampasas County population
  • no bedroom: 10
  • 1 bedroom: 133
  • 2 bedrooms: 700
  • 3 bedrooms: 3,108
  • 4 bedrooms: 1,352
  • 5+ bedrooms: 250
  • no bedroom: 5
  • 1 bedroom: 359
  • 2 bedrooms: 773
  • 3 bedrooms: 797
  • 4 bedrooms: 235
  • 5+ bedrooms: 18
Cars and other vehicles available in Lampasas County, Texas in houses/condos/apartments
Owner-occupied Renter-occupied
Note: State values scaled to Lampasas County population
  • no vehicle: 71
  • 1 vehicle: 1,140
  • 2 vehicles: 2,556
  • 3 vehicles: 1,354
  • 4 vehicles: 344
  • 5+ vehicles: 106
  • no vehicle: 302
  • 1 vehicle: 1,004
  • 2 vehicles: 510
  • 3 vehicles: 357
  • 4 vehicles: 21
  • 5+ vehicles: 0

88% of Lampasas County residents lived in the same house 1 years ago.
   Out of people who lived in different houses, 30% lived in this county.
   Out of people who lived in different counties, 73% lived in Texas.

Lampasas County:

87.9%
State average:

84.1%

Place of birth for U.S.-born residents:

  • This state: 11,977
  • Other state: 6,993
  • Northeast: 1,145
  • Midwest: 1,731
  • South: 2,280
  • West: 1,832

Year Householders Moved Into Unit

Most commonly used house heating fuel in Lampasas County
Houses and condos Apartments
  • Electricity (72.2%)
  • Utility gas (14.9%)
  • Bottled, tank, or LP gas (9.0%)
  • Wood (3.2%)
  • Fuel oil, kerosene, etc. (0.1%)
  • No fuel used (0.1%)
  • Electricity (71.7%)
  • Utility gas (20.6%)
  • Bottled, tank, or LP gas (4.7%)
  • No fuel used (1.7%)
  • Wood (0.4%)
  • Other fuel (0.3%)

Private vs. public school enrollment:


Students in private schools in grades 1 to 8 (elementary and middle school): 129
Here:

5.3%
Texas:

6.6%

Students in private schools in grades 9 to 12 (high school): 69
Here:

5.1%
Texas:

6.4%

Students in private undergraduate colleges: 161
Here:

21.5%
Texas:

15.1%

Educational Attainment (%)

School Enrollment by Level of School (%)

Age and Sex of Sensory-Disabled Residents (Noninstitutionalized)

Age and Sex of Physically-Disabled Residents (Noninstitutionalized)

Age and Sex of Mentally-Disabled Residents (Noninstitutionalized)

Age and Sex of Self-Care Disabled Residents (Noninstitutionalized)

Age and Sex of Go-Outside-Home Disabled Residents (Noninstitutionalized)

Age and Sex of Residents with Employment Disability (Noninstitutionalized)

Lampasas County government finances - Expenditure in 2002:

  • Construction - General Public Buildings: $62,000
  • Current Operations - Regular Highways: $1,309,000
    Police Protection: $1,283,000
    Health Services - Other: $770,000
    Financial Administration: $604,000
    Corrections - Other: $373,000
    Judicial and Legal Services: $358,000
    Central Staff Services: $358,000
    Welfare - Other: $60,000
    General - Other: $59,000
    General Public Buildings: $56,000
    Fire Protection: $32,000
  • General - Interest on Debt: $30,000
  • Other Capital Outlay - Police Protection: $82,000
    Regular Highways: $5,000
  • Total Salaries & Wages: $1,228,000

Lampasas County government finances - Revenue in 2002:

  • Charges - All Other: $101,000
  • Local Intergovernmental - All Other: $288,000
  • Miscellaneous - General Revenue, NEC: $723,000
    Interest Earnings: $201,000
    Special Assessments: $128,000
  • State Intergovernmental - All Other: $487,000
    General Support: $89,000
    Highways: $20,000
  • Tax - Property: $2,133,000
    Motor Vehicle License: $685,000
    NEC: $6,000

Lampasas County government finances - Debt in 2002:

  • Long Term Debt Beginning Outstanding, NEC: $620,000
  • Long Term Debt Outstanding - Full Faith & Credit - Other, NEC: $575,000
  • Long Term Debt Retired Unspecified - Other, NEC: $45,000

Lampasas County government finances - Cash and Securities in 2002:

  • Other Funds - Cash & Deposits: $6,121,000
  • Sinking Fund - Cash & Deposits: $35,000

Supplemental Security Income (SSI) in 2006:

  • Total number of recipients: 422
  • Number of aged recipients: 61
  • Number of blind and disabled recipients: 361
  • Number of recipients under 18: 73
  • Number of recipients between 18 and 64: 248
  • Number of recipients older than 64: 101
  • Number of recipients also receiving OASDI: 177
  • Amount of payments (thousands of dollars): 161
Lampasas County Fatal accident statistics for 1975 - 1994
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Lampasas County Fatal accident statistics for 1995 - 2014
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Most common first names in Lampasas County, TX among deceased individuals
NameCountLived (average)
John11976.2 years
William11975.2 years
Mary10582.3 years
James10473.7 years
Robert8373.6 years
Charles5571.5 years
Joe4377.3 years
George4275.2 years
Thomas4172.4 years
Willie3579.2 years
Most common last names in Lampasas County, TX among deceased individuals
Last nameCountLived (average)
Smith9678.5 years
Jones5878.3 years
Brown4378.9 years
Martin3480.4 years
Williams3375.8 years
Davis3278.5 years
Johnson2973.6 years
Cox2775.1 years
Moore2577.4 years
Roberts2473.8 years
Businesses in Lampasas County, TX
NameCountNameCount
AT&T2McDonald's1
Ace Hardware1Nike1
AutoZone1Pizza Hut1
Chevrolet1SONIC Drive-In1
Curves1Subway1
Dairy Queen1T-Mobile1
FedEx3Taco Bell1
Ford1U-Haul2
H&R Block1UPS2
Holiday Inn1Walmart1
Little Caesars Pizza1

Lampasas County on our top lists:

  • #10 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the lowest total withdrawal of fresh water for public supply"
  • #33 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the lowest ground withdrawal of fresh water for public supply"