MO

National Population : 333,590,059
Missouri State Population : 6,290,113

About Lamar, MO

Lamar, MO is located in Barton County in the state of Missouri.

The total City Population for Lamar is about 4,235 with about 317 people per square mile, and the larger Metro Area Population is about 8,244.

The Average Home Value is $106,700.00, which is roughly 11% lower than the Average Home Value of $120,304.00 for the state of Missouri, and roughly 43% lower than the National Average of $188,692.00.

The Median Income Per Household is about $40,668.00, which is roughly 17% lower than the Average Median Income Per Household of $48,798.00 for the state of Missouri, and roughly 29% lower than the National Average of $57,518.00.

Employment

The Unemployment Rate for Lamar is about 10.4%.

Missouri is ranked #31 out of 52 for Best and Worst States to Work in America, with an overall score of 38.26 out of 100.

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Voting

Barton County voted Republican in the 2020 Presidential Election with a very significant difference of 83.67% between the winner and runner up.

Voting Results by Party

Republican: 85.04%
Democratic: 13.89%
Libertarian: 0.77%
Green: 0.21%
Other: 0.08%


Nearby Locations

Sheldon, MO (11.45 mi.)
Jasper, MO (11.68 mi.)
Golden City, MO (12.03 mi.)
Liberal, MO (14.03 mi.)
Mindenmines, MO (16.46 mi.)
Milo, MO (16.84 mi.)
Bronaugh, MO (17.16 mi.)
Jerico Springs, MO (18.80 mi.)
Jerico Sprgs, MO (18.80 mi.)
Lockwood, MO (19.14 mi.)

Additional Location Details

Zip Code(s) : 64759
Latitude : 37.515963
Longitude : -94.273246
TimeZone : Central (GMT -06:00)
Daylight Saving : Yes
Region : Midwest
Average Elevation : 943 ft.
Area Code(s) : 417

Demographic Details

Average # of People Per Household : 2.50
Male Population Estimate : 48.56%
Female Population Estimate : 51.44%
Median Age : 40.8
Male Median Age : 38.5
Female Median Age : 43.2

White Population Estimate : 97.61%
Black Population Estimate : 0.81%
Hispanic Population Estimate : 1.92%
Asian Population Estimate : 0.50%
Hawaiian Population Estimate : 0.15%
Indian Population Estimate : 2.43%
Other Population Estimate : 1.02%

Crime Details

NOTE: Crime is available at the County level so this doesn't necessarily represent the city of Lamar specifically.
Average # of Homicides for Barton County: Data Not Available
Average # of Violent Crimes for Barton County: About 283 per 100,000 People
(last recorded in 2021)

Barton County is about 2% lower than the national average of about 288 violent crimes per 100,000 people.