The City of Lamar had a population of 1,538 as of July 1, 2017.
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, 2017.
Alternate Unofficial Names for Lamar: Cabin Creek, Cabin Creek Station.
|Daytime Population: Workers||335|
|Daytime Population: Residents||958|
|Total Daytime Population (TDP)||1,293|
|Ratio TDP/Total Population1||0.84|
|Population in Households||1,494|
|Population in Familes||1,208|
|Population in Group Qrtrs||44|
|Median Household Income||$28,728|
|Average Household Income||$42,728|
|Per Capita Income||$17,640|
|Total Housing Units||728 (100%)|
|Owner Occupied HU||425 (58.4%)|
|Renter Occupied HU||193 (26.5%)|
|Vacant Housing Units||110 (15.1%)|
|Median Home Value||$86,582|
|Average Home Value||$102,765|
|Average Household Size||2.42|
|Average Family Size||3|
GROWTH RATE / YEAR
|Median Household Income||0.39%|
|Per Capita Income||1.42%|
The table below compares Lamar to the other 540 incorporated cities, towns and CDPs in Arkansas by rank and percentile using July 1, 2017 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||# 330||39th|
|Diversity Index||# 265||51st|
|Median Household Income||# 482||11th|
|Per Capita Income||# 449||17th|
Additional comparisons and rankings can be made with a VERY EASY TO USE Arkansas Census Data Comparison Tool.