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Careers, Jobs and Education Resources for: Lamar County, Mississippi

Lamar County is a county located in the U.S. state of Mississippi. It is part of the Hattiesburg, Mississippi Metropolitan Statistical Area. As of 2000, the population was 39,070. Its county seat is Purvis. Named for the post-Civil War Mississippi statesman Lucius Quintus Cincinnatus Lamar, the county was carved out of Marion County to the west in 1904. It is largely a rural county, except for its northeast quarter, which is within the city limits of Hattiesburg. (from wikipedia)

General Information
Mississippi State$68,000 Average House Value (as of 2000)
24,464 Population (as of 2000)$31,110 Average House Income (as of 2000)
29,609 Population (current)631.1 Square Miles of Land
2.0 Average Persons Per Household (as of 2000)1.8 Square Miles of Water

Business Information
358 Number of Businesses (as of 2003)$16,812,000 Total First Quarter Payroll (as of 2003)
3,155 Number of Employees (as of 2003)$69,459,000 Total Annual Payroll (as of 2003)

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Cities in Lamar County
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