The City of Lamar had a population of 1,559 as of July 1, 2016.
The primary coordinate point for Lamar is located at latitude 35.4444 and longitude -93.3947 in Johnson County. The formal boundaries for the City of Lamar (see map below) encompass a land area of 4.72 sq. miles and a water area of 0.02 sq. miles. Johnson County is in the Central time zone (GMT -6). The elevation is 440 feet.
The City of Lamar (GNIS ID: 2404879) has a C1 Census Class Code which indicates an active incorporated place that does not serve as a county subdivision equivalent. It also has a Functional Status Code of "A" which identifies an active government providing primary general-purpose functions.
Beneath the boundary map are tables with Lamar population, income and housing data, five-year growth projections and peer comparisons for key demographic data. The estimates are for July 1, 2016.
Alternate Unofficial Names for Lamar: Cabin Creek, Cabin Creek Station.
|Population in Households||1,515|
|Population in Familes||1,228|
|Population in Group Qrtrs||44|
|Average Household Size||2.43|
|Average Family Size||3|
|Total Housing Units||729 (100%)|
|Owner Occupied HU||422 (57.9%)|
|Renter Occupied HU||201 (27.6%)|
|Vacant Housing Units||106 (14.5%)|
|Median Home Value||$81,437|
|Average Home Value||$93,246|
|Median Household Income||$29,156|
|Average Household Income||$41,193|
|Per Capita Income||$16,881|
|(Compound Annual Growth Rates)|
|Median Household Income||2.57%|
|Per Capita Income||1.57%|
The table below compares Lamar to the other 540 incorporated cities, towns and CDPs in Arkansas by rank and percentile using July 1, 2016 data. The location Ranked # 1 has the highest value. A location that ranks higher than 75% of its peers would be in the 75th percentile of the peer group.
|Total Population||# 171||69th|
|Population Density1||# 332||39th|
|Diversity Index2||# 268||51st|
|Median Household Income||# 459||15th|
|Per Capita Income||# 449||17th|
Additional comparisons and rankings can be made with a VERY EASY TO USE Arkansas Census Data Comparison Tool.