ePodunk - The power of place
PLACE SEARCH
   State:    
Include former names         Go To:
Advanced search | Cemetery search
LAMPASAS COMMUNITY PROFILE
Texas > All counties > Lampasas County > Lampasas
QUICK LINKS

Profile for Lampasas, Texas, TX

Lampasas postcard post card - Pool, Lampasas, TX
Pool, Lampasas, TX

Send us your Lampasas photos:

Tell us the pros & cons of Lampasas
Blog about Lampasas
Lampasas map

Sponsored Ads

Lampasas is a city in Lampasas County, in the Killeen-Temple-Fort Hood metro area.

It is the county seat.

The latitude of Lampasas is 31.063N. The longitude is -98.181W.

It is in the Central Standard time zone. Elevation is 1,027 feet.

The estimated population, in 2003, was 7,426.


INCOME SNAPSHOT
Median household income
Local
$27,898
National
$41,994
Source: 2000 census, U.S. Census Bureau
For more census details and comparisons, see our Lampasas demographic reports
Sulphur springs still flow here.
Crime: The number of violent crimes recorded by the FBI in 2003 was 19. The number of murders and homicides was 0. The violent crime rate was 2.6 per 1,000 people.
Local festivals include:
  • Spring Ho Festival - July 9-15, 2007
  • Bloomin' Fest - April 7, 2007
  • Herb & Art Festival - Oct. 13, 2007
Dates often change. Check Lampasas web sites and events links in the sections below.
Nearby parks & recreation: Colorado Bend State Park, Lake Buchanan, Hancock Park
Historic sites and museums: Keystone Square Museum
Support for libraries: Local government funding for the local library system, in fiscal years 2001-2002, was below the national average. (See library links below.)

Listed places near Lampasas

Click on a group to see the items on the map
 
Please wait while the map loads... click here to force load
Lampasas
Lampasas County
Texas
Add extra pins to the map by clicking on the list above the map. You may click the displayed pins for more information, or search the displayed pins by using the above search field.
Census & demographics

Sections below provide additional information and links about Lampasas demographics, travel and tourism, nearby airports, cemeteries, the Lampasas County economy, education, environment, genealogy, government, historic sites, libraries, maps, museums, newspapers and other media, nonprofit groups, real estate, recreation, religion, transportation, and weather in the 76550 ZIP code.

Lampasas, TX locator map
(Also see local map below.)
Lampasas Web sites

Ancestry & family history

15% of Lampasas residents report German ancestry, and 13% report Irish. For more info on local ancestry groups, see the Lampasas ancestry & family history guide.

Post a query on a message board:

Records & databases:

Attractions
Cemeteries
Communities
Companies
Courts & laws
Crime
Deaths
Disability access & rights
Economy

At the time of the 2000 census, the per capita income in Lampasas was $13,409, compared with $21,587 nationally.

Education

14% of Lampasas residents age 25 and older have a bachelor's or advanced college degree.

Entertainment
Environment
Fairs, festivals & other events
Lampasas festival dates:

Dates often change. Check with local tourism officials to be sure.



Fall foliage National Forest foliage hotspots
 Foliage hotlines
Geocaching & geography
Gifts & collectibles
Government
Guides to Lampasas
Health
Historical societies
Historical societies
History
Housing & real estate

Median rent in Lampasas, at the time of the 2000 Census, was $318.   Monthly homeowner costs, for people with mortgages, were $652.


Jobs
Libraries

Libraries in Lampasas include Lampasas Public Library ... View libraries

Maps

Media outlets

Newspapers in Lampasas include Lampasas Dispatch Record

Military
Obituaries
Organizations
Parks & recreation
Pets
Photos & post cards
Politics

Lampasas County supported George W. Bush in the 2004 presidential election. For more information, see our Lampasas political report.

Postal Service
Religion
Restaurants
Traffic

The average commute time for Lampasas workers is 22 minutes, compared with 26 minutes nationwide.

Travel

Hotels in Lampasas include Holiday Inn Express Hotel and Suites.

Weather
Wildlife

Browse list of Texas community profiles



Job Search
what
job title, keywords, or company name
where
city, state, zip code
jobs by Indeed


EPODUNK USER REVIEWS & BLOGS

LOCAL GUIDES

More info about Lampasas:

RECORD SEARCHES
EPODUNK EXTRAS
OTHER EPODUNKS
FEEDBACK

Send us your corrections and additions



Search Health Care Jobs





powered by HospitalJobsOnline.com
College Search

Search Associate's degrees, Bachelor's degrees, Master's degrees, Certificate programs, Diploma programs, and many others.

Enter your ZIP or Postal code to find schools near you. Your dream major may be just around the corner!