The City of Lamar had a population of 1,515 as of July 1, 2018.
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.
Alternate Unofficial Names for Lamar: Cabin Creek, Cabin Creek Station.
|Population in Households||1,470|
|Population in Familes||1,181|
|Population in Group Qrtrs||45|
|Median Household Income||$28,768|
|Average Household Income||$44,939|
|Per Capita Income||$18,435|
|Total Housing Units||726 (100%)|
|Owner Occupied HU||450 (62.0%)|
|Renter Occupied HU||157 (21.6%)|
|Vacant Housing Units||119 (16.4%)|
|Median Home Value||$90,819|
|Average Home Value||$103,953|
|Average Household Size||2.42|
|Average Family Size||3|
GROWTH RATE / YEAR
|Median Household Income||3.16%|
|Per Capita Income||1.46%|
The table below compares Lamar to the other 540 incorporated cities, towns and CDPs in Arkansas by rank and percentile using July 1, 2018 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 Density||# 333||39th|
|Diversity Index||# 267||51st|
|Median Household Income||# 494||9th|
|Per Capita Income||# 440||19th|
Additional comparisons and rankings can be made with a VERY EASY TO USE Arkansas Census Data Comparison Tool.