Statewide Claims to Fame

Paris is 9th in Texas out of 389 other cities in Race - American Indian or Alaska Native

Paris is 18th in Texas out of 389 other cities in Female residents

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General Demographics

Size Demographics

Size Demographics
Paris Rank Texas US
Current population (2012) 25,082 109th 26,059,203 313,914,040
Size in square miles 36.5 55th 261,231.7 3,531,905.4
Population density (people per sqmi) 689.6 346th 96.3 87.4

People Demographics

Age Demographics
Paris Rank Texas US
Residents younger than 5 7.3% 259th 7.5% 6.4%
Residents younger than 18 25.0% 301st 26.8% 23.5%
Residents 65 or older 16.6% 43rd 10.9% 13.7%
Education Demographics
Paris Rank Texas US
Residents with high school diploma (older than 25) 80.9% 199th 80.4% 85.4%
Residents with college degree (older than 25) 16.6% 223rd 26.1% 28.2%
Race Demographics
Paris Rank Texas US
Race - White 67.4% 281st 80.6% 77.9%
Race - Black or African American 23.4% 49th 12.3% 13.1%
Race - American Indian or Alaska Native 1.5% 9th 1.0% 1.2%
Race - Asian 0.9% 219th 4.2% 5.1%
Race - Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander 0.0% 280th 0.1% 0.2%
Race - Two or More 3.3% 60th 1.7% 2.4%
Race - Hispanic or Latino 8.2% 356th 38.2% 16.9%
Race - White, not Hispanic or Latino 63.8% 123rd 44.5% 63.0%
Misc People Demographics
Paris Rank Texas US
Female residents 53.4% 18th 50.3% 50.8%
Foreign born residents 3.6% 357th 16.2% 12.8%

Housing Demographics

Housing Demographics
Paris Rank Texas US
Housing units 11,883 94th 10,098,750 132,312,404
Units inside multi-unit buildings 20.6% 133rd 24.0% 25.9%
Households 9,934 100th 8,667,807 114,761,359
Home ownership rate 55.6% 329th 64.5% 66.1%
Home median value $75,900 303rd $126,400 $186,200
People per household 2.4 356th 2.8 2.6

Income Demographics

Income Demographics
Paris Rank Texas US
Income per capita $18,574 268th $25,548 $27,915
Income per household $32,137 340th $50,920 $52,762
Income below poverty line 24.3% 90th 17.0% 14.3%

Business Demographics

Business Demographics
Paris Rank Texas US
Total businesses (including small businesses) 3,338 91st 2,164,852 27,092,908
Retail sales $596,369 82nd $311,334,781 $3,3917,663,456
Retail sales per capita $23,075 71st $13,061 $12,990
Retail accommodation and food service sales $56,532 87th $42,054,592 $613,795,732

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