Lampasas is a somewhat small city located in the state of Texas. With a population of 7,687 people and three constituent neighborhoods, Lampasas is the 292nd largest community in Texas.
Lampasas is neither predominantly blue-collar nor white-collar, instead having a mixed workforce of both blue-collar and white-collar jobs. Overall, Lampasas is a city of service providers, construction workers and builders, and sales and office workers. There are especially a lot of people living in Lampasas who work in management occupations (9.45%), office and administrative support (9.11%), and maintenance occupations (8.84%).
The population of Lampasas overall has a level of education that is slightly above the US average for all US cities and towns of 21.84%. Of adults 25 and older in Lampasas, 21.00% have at least a bachelor's degree.
The per capita income in Lampasas in 2010 was $20,326, which is middle income relative to Texas, and lower middle income relative to the rest of the US. This equates to an annual income of $81,304 for a family of four. However, Lampasas contains both very wealthy and poor people as well.
Lampasas is an extremely ethnically-diverse city. The people who call Lampasas home describe themselves as belonging to a variety of racial and ethnic groups. The greatest number of Lampasas residents report their race to be White, followed by Black or African-American. Lampasas also has a sizeable Hispanic population (people of Hispanic origin can be of any race). People of Hispanic or Latino origin account for 26.04% of the city’s residents. Important ancestries of people in Lampasas include Irish, English, French , and Scottish.
The most common language spoken in Lampasas is English. Other important languages spoken here include Spanish and African languages.