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   (County: Barton County)

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Demographics Analysis

The people of Lamar City, Missouri give the community character. This place is unique because of factors such as population size / density, ethnic background, ratio of males to females, and average age.

Population By Sex By Age
(Lamar City, Missouri)

Male:

Under 5 years : 228

5 to 9 years : 122

10 to 14 years : 165

15 to 17 years : 121

18 and 19 years : 90

20 years : 16

21 years : 13

22 to 24 years : 67

25 to 29 years : 134

30 to 34 years : 52

35 to 39 years : 187

40 to 44 years : 82

45 to 49 years : 181

50 to 54 years : 152

55 to 59 years : 97

60 and 61 years : 19

62 to 64 years : 51

65 and 66 years : 14

67 to 69 years : 86

70 to 74 years : 60

75 to 79 years : 100

80 to 84 years : 36

85 years and over : 62

Female:

Under 5 years : 121

5 to 9 years : 208

10 to 14 years : 111

15 to 17 years : 136

18 and 19 years : 82

20 years : 70

21 years : 0

22 to 24 years : 124

25 to 29 years : 110

30 to 34 years : 82

35 to 39 years : 134

40 to 44 years : 155

45 to 49 years : 133

50 to 54 years : 148

55 to 59 years : 164

60 and 61 years : 15

62 to 64 years : 80

65 and 66 years : 23

67 to 69 years : 20

70 to 74 years : 175

75 to 79 years : 81

80 to 84 years : 179

85 years and over : 33


(updated 2009)



Population By Ancestry
(Lamar City, Missouri)

Ancestry specified:

Single ancestry : 2,050

Multiple ancestry : 1,328

Ancestry not specified:

Ancestry unclassified : 151

Ancestry not reported : 990


(updated 2009)



Population By Citizen Status In The United States
(Lamar City, Missouri)

U.S. citizen, born in the United States : 4,519

U.S. citizen, born in Puerto Rico or U.S. Island Areas : 0

U.S. citizen, born abroad of American parent(s) : 0

U.S. citizen by naturalization : 0

Not a U.S. citizen : 0


(updated 2009)



Place Of Birth By Age
(Lamar City, Missouri)

Total:

Under 5 years : 349

5 to 17 years : 863

18 to 24 years : 462

25 to 34 years : 378

35 to 44 years : 558

45 to 54 years : 614

55 to 59 years : 261

60 and 61 years : 34

62 to 64 years : 131

65 to 74 years : 378

75 years and over : 491

Born in state of residence:

Under 5 years : 291

5 to 17 years : 675

18 to 24 years : 220

25 to 34 years : 237

35 to 44 years : 367

45 to 54 years : 344

55 to 59 years : 211

60 and 61 years : 34

62 to 64 years : 91

65 to 74 years : 261

75 years and over : 247

Born in other state in the United States:

Under 5 years : 58

5 to 17 years : 188

18 to 24 years : 242

25 to 34 years : 141

35 to 44 years : 191

45 to 54 years : 270

55 to 59 years : 50

60 and 61 years : 0

62 to 64 years : 40

65 to 74 years : 117

75 years and over : 244

Native, born outside the United States:

Under 5 years : 0

5 to 17 years : 0

18 to 24 years : 0

25 to 34 years : 0

35 to 44 years : 0

45 to 54 years : 0

55 to 59 years : 0

60 and 61 years : 0

62 to 64 years : 0

65 to 74 years : 0

75 years and over : 0

Foreign born:

Under 5 years : 0

5 to 17 years : 0

18 to 24 years : 0

25 to 34 years : 0

35 to 44 years : 0

45 to 54 years : 0

55 to 59 years : 0

60 and 61 years : 0

62 to 64 years : 0

65 to 74 years : 0

75 years and over : 0


(updated 2009)



Place Of Birth By Sex
(Lamar City, Missouri)

Born in state of residence:

Male : 1,450

Female : 1,528

Born in other state in the United States:

Male : 685

Female : 856

Native: born outside the United States:

Male : 0

Female : 0

Foreign born:

Male : 0

Female : 0


(updated 2009)



Place Of Birth By Race
(Lamar City, Missouri)

Born in state of residence : 2,955

Born in other state in the United States : 1,492

Native: born outside the United States : 0

Foreign born : 0


(updated 2009)



Place Of Birth By Marital Status
(Lamar City, Missouri)

Born in state of residence:

Never married : 527

Now married, except separated : 1,369

Divorced : 143

Separated : 44

Widowed : 186

Born in other state in the United States:

Never married : 166

Now married, except separated : 867

Divorced : 102

Separated : 77

Widowed : 83

Native: born outside the United States:

Never married : 0

Now married, except separated : 0

Divorced : 0

Separated : 0

Widowed : 0

Foreign born:

Never married : 0

Now married, except separated : 0

Divorced : 0

Separated : 0

Widowed : 0


(updated 2009)



Language Spoken At Home By Ability To Speak English (Population Of 5 Years and Older)
(Lamar City, Missouri)

Speak only English : 4,100

Spanish or Spanish Creole:

Speak English "very well" : 20

Speak English less than "very well" : 13

Other West Germanic languages:

Speak English "very well" : 37

Speak English less than "very well" : 0


(updated 2009)



Ancestries in Lamar City, Missouri

  • German: 1,058   (25.5%)
  • Irish: 689   (16.6%)
  • United States Or American: 608   (14.7%)
  • Other Groups: 534   (12.9%)
  • English: 511   (12.3%)
  • French (except Basque): 160   (3.9%)
  • Scotch-irish: 142   (3.4%)
  • Italian: 125   (3.0%)
  • Dutch: 118   (2.8%)
  • Polish: 47   (1.1%)
  • Scottish: 28   (0.7%)
  • Swedish: 24   (0.6%)
  • European: 14   (0.3%)
  • British: 14   (0.3%)
  • Swiss: 13   (0.3%)
  • Danish: 12   (0.3%)
  • Yugoslavian: 11   (0.3%)
  • Austrian: 9   (0.2%)
  • Norwegian: 7   (0.2%)
  • Welsh: 6   (0.1%)
  • Iranian: 6   (0.1%)
  • Greek: 4   (0.1%)
  • French Canadian: 2   (0.0%)

(updated 2010)



Total Population In Lamar City, Missouri is 4,519



(updated 2009)



Male Population in Lamar City, Missouri: 2,135
Female Population in Lamar City, Missouri: 2,384


(updated 2013)



Median Male Resident Age in Lamar City, Missouri: 36.4
Median Female Resident Age in Lamar City, Missouri: 40.6


(updated 2013)



Median Age in the State of Missouri is 38


(updated 2010)



Median Age By Sex in Lamar City, Missouri


White


Both sexes

40.5

Male

37.2

Female

43.9

Black or African American


Both sexes

14.5

Male

15.0

Female

12.8

American Indian and Alaska Native


Both sexes

35.5

Male

31.5

Female

41.5

Asian


Both sexes

34.5

Male

34.5

Female

36.5

Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander


Both sexes

25.5

Male

0.0

Female

25.5

Other


Both sexes

20.5

Male

19.5

Female

21.5

Two or More Races


Both sexes

19.2

Male

17.6

Female

22.5

Hispanic or Latino


Both sexes

18.3

Male

20.1

Female

13.0

White / Not Hispanic or Latino


Both sexes

40.7

Male

37.3

Female

44.1


(updated 2010)



Races in Lamar City, Missouri


  • White: 4,447
  • African American: 0
  • American Indian: 0
  • Asian: 0
  • Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander: 0
  • Some Other Race: 25
  • Two or More Races: 47



(updated 2013)













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Education Analysis

The amount of education a person receives can deeply affect their lives. The amount of education Lamar City, Missouri citizens receive, averaged as group, may also affect the community.

Education Level of Population 25 Years and Over in Lamar City, Missouri

Male


  • No Schooling Completed: 0   (0%)
  • Nursery To 4th Grade: 16   (1.25%)
  • 5th And 6th Grade: 9   (0.7%)
  • 7th And 8th Grade: 100   (7.81%)
  • 9th Grade: 50   (3.9%)
  • 10th Grade: 61   (4.76%)
  • 11th Grade: 17   (1.33%)
  • 12th Grade, No Diploma: 28   (2.19%)
  • High School Graduate (includes Equivalency): 518   (40.44%)
  • Some College, Less Than 1 Year: 105   (8.2%)
  • Some College, 1 Or More Years, No Degree: 190   (14.83%)
  • Associate Degree: 50   (3.9%)
  • Bachelor's Degree: 84   (6.56%)
  • Master's Degree: 43   (3.36%)
  • Professional School Degree: 10   (0.78%)
  • Doctorate Degree: 0   (0%)

Female


  • No Schooling Completed: 4   (0.25%)
  • Nursery To 4th Grade: 0   (0%)
  • 5th And 6th Grade: 8   (0.5%)
  • 7th And 8th Grade: 144   (8.94%)
  • 9th Grade: 61   (3.79%)
  • 10th Grade: 85   (5.28%)
  • 11th Grade: 94   (5.84%)
  • 12th Grade, No Diploma: 37   (2.3%)
  • High School Graduate (includes Equivalency): 605   (37.58%)
  • Some College, Less Than 1 Year: 144   (8.94%)
  • Some College, 1 Or More Years, No Degree: 192   (11.93%)
  • Associate Degree: 70   (4.35%)
  • Bachelor's Degree: 87   (5.4%)
  • Master's Degree: 32   (1.99%)
  • Professional School Degree: 34   (2.11%)
  • Doctorate Degree: 13   (0.81%)


(updated 2010)





Largest School Agency's In Lamar City, Missouri

  • Lamar R-i


    ( Grades: KG-12, Location: 202 W 7th, Lamar, MO 64759, Phone: (417) 682-3527, Students: 1,351 )

Largest Elementary & Middle Schools (Public) In Lamar City, Missouri

  • Lamar Elem.


    ( Grades: 3-5, Location: 202 W 7th, Lamar, MO 64759, Phone: (417) 682-3567, Students: 328 )

  • East Elem.


    ( Grades: KG-2, Location: 1600 E 12th St, Lamar, MO 64759, Phone: (417) 681-0613, Students: 319 )

  • Lamar Middle


    ( Grades: 6-8, Location: 202 W 7th, Lamar, MO 64759, Phone: (417) 682-3548, Students: 306 )

Largest High Schools (Public) In Lamar City, Missouri

  • Lamar High


    ( Grades: 9-12, Location: 202 W 7th, Lamar, MO 64759, Phone: (417) 682-5571, Students: 398 )

  • Lamar Area Voc.-tech. Sch.


    ( Grades: 9-12, Location: 202 W 7th, Lamar, MO 64759, Phone: (417) 682-3384, )

Public Libraries (Central) In Lamar City, Missouri

  • Mary K. Finley Library


    300 W 10th St, Lamar, MO 64759

(updated 2012)



Museums Near Lamar City, Missouri


  • Barton County Historical Society


    Po Box 416, Lamar, MO 64759

  • Lamar Community Betterment Council Inc


    Po Box, Lamar, MO 64759

  • Prowers County Historical Society


    Po Box 362, Lamar, CO 81052

(updated 2014)



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Geography Analysis

The actual land features relating to Lamar City, Missouri affect how people live their lives. Natural features such as oceans, mountains, lakes, plains, and deserts all make a difference in the lives of individuals. The types of housing, heating fuels, and transportation infrastructure are largely influenced by the geography of Lamar City, Missouri.

Area Features of Lamar City, Missouri


Airport


(1) Lamar Municipal Airport  

Building


(1) Barton County Sheriff S Office   (2) Lamar Fire Department   (3) Lamar Police Department  

Cemetery


(1) Bakers Grove Cemetery   (2) Cook Cemetery   (3) East Side Cemetery   (4) Fair View Cemetery   (5) Howell Cemetery   (6) Killey Cemetery   (7) Lake Cemetery   (8) Memory Gardens Cemetery   (9) Nigh Cemetery   (10) Oak Grove Cemetery   (11) Saint Marys Cemetery  

Census


(1) Iantha Census Designated Place   (2) Irwin Census Designated Place  

Church


(1) Bethany Church   (2) Central Chapel   (3) Forest Grove Church   (4) Hopewell Church  

Civil


(1) Barton County   (2) City Of Lamar   (3) City Of Lamar Heights   (4) Township Of City   (5) Township Of Lamar   (6) Township Of Union  

Dam


(1) Cass Dam   (2) Curless Lake Dam   (3) Diggs Lake Dam   (4) Don Bunton Dam   (5) Earl Dumm Dam   (6) Embery Lake Dam   (7) Garfield Lake Dam   (8) Lamar Lake Dam   (9) Number 699 Dam   (10) Number 704 Dam   (11) Sagehorn Lake Dam  

Hospital


(1) Barton County Memorial Hospital  

Locale


(1) Barco Drive-in   (2) Fairbanks   (3) Hornaday Historical   (4) Lamar Country Club  

Populated Place


(1) Boston   (2) Esrom   (3) Iantha   (4) Irwin   (5) Lamar   (6) Lamar Heights   (7) Milford   (8) Oakton  

Post Office


(1) Esrom Post Office   (2) Fairbanks Post Office Historical  

Reservoir


(1) Cass Lake   (2) Emberry Lake   (3) Lamar City Lake   (4) Lamar Lake   (5) Lawless Lake   (6) Old Schreiner Lake  

School


(1) Anderson School Historical   (2) Bakers Grove School Historical   (3) Boston School Historical   (4) Caput School Historical   (5) Central School Historical   (6) Cherry Grove School Historical   (7) City View School Historical   (8) East Elementary School   (9) Fairview School Historical   (10) Forest Grove School Historical   (11) Friendship School Historical   (12) Ginger Hill School Historical   (13) Haines Grove School Historical   (14) Harmony School Historical   (15) Irwin School Historical   (16) Lamar Area Vocational-technical School   (17) Lamar Elementary School   (18) Lamar High School   (19) Lamar Middle School   (20) Ledbetter School Historical   (21) Milford School Historical   (22) Montrose School Historical   (23) Oakton School Historical   (24) Ozark School Historical   (25) Pleasant Hill School Historical   (26) Prairie Rose School Historical   (27) Rockdale School Historical   (28) Rose Branch School Historical   (29) Shady Grove School Historical   (30) Victory School Historical  

Stream


(1) Bucks Run Creek   (2) Cold Branch   (3) Dicks Fork   (4) Dorris Creek   (5) Elm Branch   (6) Painter Branch   (7) Pettis Creek   (8) West Fork River  


(updated 2014)



Zip Codes in Lamar City, Missouri

64759 (pop. 8,151)


Cities Nearby Lamar City, Missouri

Lamar Township, MO  (pop. 1,499) 0.9 Miles
Lamar Heights Village, MO  (pop. 216) 1.1 Miles
Richland Township, MO  (pop. 450) 6.2 Miles
Northfork Township, MO  (pop. 234) 7.2 Miles
Central Township, MO  (pop. 411) 7.6 Miles
Doylesport Township, MO  (pop. 460) 7.8 Miles
Union Township, MO  (pop. 645) 7.9 Miles
Newport Township, MO  (pop. 305) 8.1 Miles
Milford Village, MO  (pop. 23) 8.9 Miles
Milford Township, MO  (pop. 358) 10.8 Miles



Area Code(s) in Lamar City, Missouri

417



Elevation in Lamar City, Missouri is 1,030.0 ft. (314.0 meters)





Latitude/Longitude of Lamar City, Missouri

Lat: 37.493676 N        Long: -94.272111 W



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Economic Analysis

People and the communities they live in depend on money. The people of Lamar City, Missouri need food, shelter, clothing, and medical care. Business formation and job creation are essential to this community. Money sustains infrastructure such as roads and airports as well as human resources including fire rescue and police protection.

Energy Costs In Missouri

    Residential
(cents per
kilowatthour)
Commercial
(cents per
kilowatthour)
Industrial
(cents per
kilowatthour)
Other
(cents per
kilowatthour)
Transportation
(cents per
kilowatthour)
Total
(cents per
kilowatthour)
1990              
  Energy-Only Providers 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00
  Full-Service Providers 7.36 6.46 4.95 6.81 0.00 6.46
  Total Electric Industry 7.36 6.46 4.95 6.81 0.00 6.46
1991              
  Energy-Only Providers 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00
  Full-Service Providers 7.39 6.39 4.90 6.90 0.00 6.46
  Total Electric Industry 7.39 6.39 4.90 6.90 0.00 6.46
1992              
  Energy-Only Providers 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00
  Full-Service Providers 7.44 6.39 4.78 7.06 0.00 6.41
  Total Electric Industry 7.44 6.39 4.78 7.06 0.00 6.41
1993              
  Energy-Only Providers 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00
  Full-Service Providers 7.26 6.26 4.71 7.10 0.00 6.33
  Total Electric Industry 7.26 6.26 4.71 7.10 0.00 6.33
1994              
  Energy-Only Providers 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00
  Full-Service Providers 7.29 6.20 4.62 7.07 0.00 6.28
  Total Electric Industry 7.29 6.20 4.62 7.07 0.00 6.28
1995              
  Energy-Only Providers 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00
  Full-Service Providers 7.25 6.18 4.53 7.05 0.00 6.25
  Total Electric Industry 7.25 6.18 4.53 7.05 0.00 6.25
1996              
  Energy-Only Providers 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00
  Full-Service Providers 7.08 6.04 4.44 7.03 0.00 6.11
  Total Electric Industry 7.08 6.04 4.44 7.03 0.00 6.11
1997              
  Energy-Only Providers 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00
  Full-Service Providers 7.09 6.00 4.46 6.77 0.00 6.09
  Total Electric Industry 7.09 6.00 4.46 6.77 0.00 6.09
1998              
  Energy-Only Providers 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00
  Full-Service Providers 7.08 5.99 4.43 6.25 0.00 6.08
  Total Electric Industry 7.08 5.99 4.43 6.25 0.00 6.08
1999              
  Energy-Only Providers 0.00 2.41 0.00 0.00 0.00 2.41
  Full-Service Providers 7.12 5.97 4.38 6.26 0.00 6.07
  Total Electric Industry 7.12 5.96 4.38 6.26 0.00 6.06
2000              
  Energy-Only Providers 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00
  Full-Service Providers 7.04 5.83 4.43 6.02 0.00 6.02
  Total Electric Industry 7.04 5.83 4.43 6.02 0.00 6.02
2001              
  Full-Service Providers 7.00 5.89 4.39 6.08 0.00 6.03
  Total Electric Industry 7.00 5.89 4.39 6.08 0.00 6.03
2002              
  Full-Service Providers 7.06 5.88 4.42 6.20 0.00 6.09
  Total Electric Industry 7.06 5.88 4.42 6.20 0.00 6.09
2003              
  Full-Service Providers 6.96 5.78 4.49 0.00 0.00 6.02
  Total Electric Industry 6.96 5.78 4.49 0.00 0.00 6.02
2004              
  Full-Service Providers 6.97 5.80 4.62 0.00 4.91 6.07
  Total Electric Industry 6.97 5.80 4.62 0.00 4.91 6.07
2005              
  Full-Service Providers 7.08 5.92 4.54 0.00 4.77 6.13
  Total Electric Industry 7.08 5.92 4.54 0.00 4.77 6.13
2006              
  Full-Service Providers 7.44 6.08 4.58 0.00 5.75 6.30
  Total Electric Industry 7.44 6.08 4.58 0.00 5.75 6.30

(updated 2006)



Time Leaving to Work in Lamar City, Missouri

12:00 A.M. TO 4:59 A.M.   : 35   (1.8%)
5:00 A.M. TO 5:29 A.M.   : 11   (0.6%)
5:30 A.M. TO 5:59 A.M.   : 62   (3.2%)
6:00 A.M. TO 6:29 A.M.   : 104   (5.4%)
6:30 A.M. TO 6:59 A.M.   : 232   (12.0%)
7:00 A.M. TO 7:29 A.M.   : 249   (12.9%)
7:30 A.M. TO 7:59 A.M.   : 408   (21.1%)
8:00 A.M. TO 8:29 A.M.   : 175   (9.0%)
8:30 A.M. TO 8:59 A.M.   : 59   (3.1%)
9:00 A.M. TO 9:59 A.M.   : 74   (3.8%)
10:00 A.M. TO 10:59 A.M.   : 34   (1.8%)
11:00 A.M. TO 11:59 A.M.   : 41   (2.1%)
12:00 P.M. TO 3:59 P.M.   : 218   (11.3%)
4:00 P.M. TO 11:59 P.M.   : 232   (12.0%)


(updated 2010)



Means Of Transportation
(Lamar City, Missouri)

Car, truck, or van:

Drove alone : 1,450

Carpooled:

In 2-person carpool : 152

In 3-person carpool : 89

In 4-person carpool : 0

In 5- or 6-person carpool : 0

In 7-or-more-person carpool : 0

Public transportation (excluding taxicab):

Bus or trolley bus : 0

Streetcar or trolley car (carro publico in Puerto Rico) : 0

Subway or elevated : 0

Railroad : 0

Ferryboat : 0

Taxicab : 0

Motorcycle : 0

Bicycle : 0

Walked : 163

Other means : 13

Worked at home : 71


(updated 2009)



Travel Time To Work
(Lamar City, Missouri)

Less than 5 minutes : 259

5 to 9 minutes : 693

10 to 14 minutes : 233

15 to 19 minutes : 73

20 to 24 minutes : 28

25 to 29 minutes : 117

30 to 34 minutes : 129

35 to 39 minutes : 25

40 to 44 minutes : 53

45 to 59 minutes : 145

60 to 89 minutes : 61

90 or more minutes : 51


(updated 2009)



Social Security Income In The Past 12 Months For Households
(Lamar City, Missouri)

With Social Security income : 618

No Social Security income : 1,127


(updated 2009)



Retirement Income In The Past 12 Months For Households
(Lamar City, Missouri)

With retirement income : 247

No retirement income : 1,498


(updated 2009)



Family Income (Annual)
(Lamar City, Missouri)

Less than $10,000 : 33

$10,000 to $14,999 : 87

$15,000 to $19,999 : 47

$20,000 to $24,999 : 59

$25,000 to $29,999 : 101

$30,000 to $34,999 : 142

$35,000 to $39,999 : 65

$40,000 to $44,999 : 14

$45,000 to $49,999 : 126

$50,000 to $59,999 : 228

$60,000 to $74,999 : 156

$75,000 to $99,999 : 148

$100,000 to $124,999 : 81

$125,000 to $149,999 : 0

$150,000 to $199,999 : 8

$200,000 or more : 20


(updated 2009)



Median Family Income (Annual)
(Lamar City, Missouri)

Median family income in the past 12 months (in 2009 inflation-adjusted dollars) : $48,885


(updated 2009)



AM Radio Stations Near Lamar City, Missouri

  • KNEM (1240 AM; 0.5 kW; Nevada, MO; Owner: Harbit Communications, Inc)
  • KSEK (1340 AM; 1.0 kW; Pittsburg, KS; Owner: Southeast Kansas Independent Living Resource Center, Inc.)
  • KESM (1580 AM; 0.5 kW; El Dorado Springs, MO; Owner: Wildwood Communications, Inc.)
  • KMDO (1600 AM; 0.77 kW; Fort Scott, KS; Owner: Fort Scott Broadcasting Company Inc.)
  • KKOW (860 AM; 5.0 kW; Pittsburg, KS; Owner: American Media Investments)

FM Radio Stations Near Lamar City, Missouri

  • KBZI (100.7 FM; Arcadia, KS; Owner: American Media Investments Inc)
  • KHST (101.7 FM; Iantha, MO; Owner: Southeast Kansas Broadcasting Company, Inc.)
  • KWXD (103.5 FM; Pittsburg, KS; Owner: Southeast Kansas Broadcasting Company, Inc.)
  • KVCY (104.7 FM; Fort Scott, KS; Owner: Vcy America, Inc.)
  • KESM-FM (105.5 FM; El Dorado Springs, MO; Owner: Wildwood Communications, Inc.)
  • KRWP (107.7 FM; Arcola, MO; Owner: Cumulus Licensing Llc)
  • KRWP (107.7 FM; Stockton, MO; Owner: Cumulus Licensing Llc)
  • NEW (91.5 FM; Fair Play, MO; Owner: St. Robert Bellarmine Education Association)
  • KJMK (93.9 FM; Neck City, MO; Owner: Zimmer Radio, Inc.)
  • KNMO-FM (97.5 FM; Nevada, MO; Owner: Harbit Communications, Inc)
  • KXDG (97.9 FM; Neck City, MO; Owner: Zimmer Radio, Inc.)

(updated 2008)



Occupations in Lamar City, Missouri

Male:


  • Management, Professional, And Related Occupations: 170  (16.0%)
  • Service Occupations: 77  (7.2%)
  • Sales And Office Occupations: 161  (15.1%)
  • Farming, Fishing, And Forestry Occupations 0  (0.0%)
  • Construction, Extraction, And Maintenance Occupations: 176  (16.6%)

Female:


  • Management, Professional, And Related Occupations: 207  (21.8%)
  • Service Occupations: 237  (25.0%)
  • Sales And Office Occupations: 338  (35.7%)
  • Farming, Fishing, And Forestry Occupations 0  (0.0%)
  • Construction, Extraction, And Maintenance Occupations: 23  (2.4%)


(updated 2010)





There are 528 Farms In Lamar City, Missouri


(updated 2008)



Banks In Lamar City, Missouri

U.s. Bank National Association - 2 Branches


    Bank Assets: $768.3m
    Industry Specialization: Commercial Lending
    Total Offices: 3,238

Lamar Bank And Trust Company - 1 Branches


    Bank Assets: $135.9k
    Industry Specialization: All Other < $1 Billion
    Total Offices: 1

Heritage State Bank - 1 Branches


    Bank Assets: $128.6k
    Industry Specialization: Agricultural
    Total Offices: 8

Metropolitan National Bank - 1 Branches


    Bank Assets: $448.5k
    Industry Specialization: Commercial Lending
    Total Offices: 13

Great Southern Bank - 1 Branches


    Bank Assets: $3.9m
    Industry Specialization: Commercial Lending
    Total Offices: 131

(updated 2014)







Airports Near Lamar City, Missouri

  • Nevada Municipal


    (about 24.9 miles in Nevada, Missouri; Airport Code: NVD)

  • Atkinson Municipal


    (about 25.3 miles in Frontenac, Kansas; Airport Code: PTS)

  • Joplin Regional


    (about 26.7 miles in Webb City, Missouri; Airport Code: JLN)

  • Joplin Municipal


    (about 26.8 miles in Webb City, Missouri; Airport Code: JLN)

  • Fort Scott Municipal


    (about 34.4 miles in Fort Scott, Kansas; Airport Code: FSK)

  • Springfield-Branson National


    (about 51.8 miles in Springfield, Missouri; Airport Code: SGF)

  • Miami Municipal


    (about 52.8 miles in North Miami, Oklahoma; Airport Code: MIO)

  • Butler Memorial


    (about 55.1 miles in Butler, Missouri; Airport Code: BUM)


(updated 2015)



Modes of Transportation in Lamar City, Missouri

Car, Truck, Or Van:

 

Drove Alone

77.15%

Carpooled

15.97%

Public Transportation:

 

Bus Or Trolley Bus

0.0%

Streetcar Or Trolley Car

0.0%

Subway Or Elevated

0.0%

Railroad

0.0%

Ferryboat

0.0%

Taxicab

0.0%

Motorcycle

0.0%

Bicycle

0.30%

Walked

2.61%

Other Means

1.10%

Worked At Home

2.86%



(updated 2010)





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Housing Analysis

Everyone needs shelter in rented housing or individually owned homes. Each community, including Lamar City, Missouri, is different from the rest based on overall architecture, appearance, occupancy, average housing square footage, average home value, and average home age.





(updated 2010)



Household Type
(Lamar City, Missouri)

Family households:

Married-couple family : 1,084

Other family:

Male householder, no wife present : 112

Female householder, no husband present : 119

Nonfamily households:

Householder living alone : 339

Householder not living alone : 91


(updated 2009)



Unmarried-Partner Households By Sex Of Partner
(Lamar City, Missouri)

Unmarried-partner households:

Male householder and male partner : 0

Male householder and female partner : 87

Female householder and female partner : 0

Female householder and male partner : 0

All other households : 1,658


(updated 2009)



Household Type By Tenure
(Lamar City, Missouri)

Family households:

Married-couple family:

Owner-occupied housing units : 820

Renter-occupied housing units : 264

Other family:

Male householder, no wife present:

Owner-occupied housing units : 69

Renter-occupied housing units : 43

Female householder, no husband present:

Owner-occupied housing units : 66

Renter-occupied housing units : 53

Nonfamily households:

Owner-occupied housing units : 245

Renter-occupied housing units : 185


(updated 2009)



Household Income (Annual)
(Lamar City, Missouri)

Less than $10,000 : 175

$10,000 to $14,999 : 159

$15,000 to $19,999 : 78

$20,000 to $24,999 : 89

$25,000 to $29,999 : 142

$30,000 to $34,999 : 134

$35,000 to $39,999 : 131

$40,000 to $44,999 : 14

$45,000 to $49,999 : 134

$50,000 to $59,999 : 228

$60,000 to $74,999 : 165

$75,000 to $99,999 : 148

$100,000 to $124,999 : 95

$125,000 to $149,999 : 18

$150,000 to $199,999 : 15

$200,000 or more : 20


(updated 2009)



Housing Units
(Lamar City, Missouri)

Total : 2,093


(updated 2009)



Occupancy Status
(Lamar City, Missouri)

Occupied : 1,745

Vacant : 348


(updated 2009)



Median Number Of Rooms
(Lamar City, Missouri)

Median number of rooms : 6


(updated 2009)



Year Structure Built
(Lamar City, Missouri)

Built 2005 or later : 38

Built 2000 to 2004 : 83

Built 1990 to 1999 : 183

Built 1980 to 1989 : 95

Built 1970 to 1979 : 418

Built 1960 to 1969 : 320

Built 1950 to 1959 : 389

Built 1940 to 1949 : 161

Built 1939 or earlier : 406


(updated 2009)



House Heating Fuel
(Lamar City, Missouri)

Utility gas : 1,393

Bottled, tank, or LP gas : 43

Electricity : 301

Fuel oil, kerosene, etc. : 0

Coal or coke : 0

Wood : 0

Solar energy : 0

Other fuel : 0

No fuel used : 8


(updated 2009)



House Value
(Lamar City, Missouri)

Less than $10,000 : 12

$10,000 to $14,999 : 23

$15,000 to $19,999 : 69

$20,000 to $24,999 : 0

$25,000 to $29,999 : 12

$30,000 to $34,999 : 29

$35,000 to $39,999 : 0

$40,000 to $49,999 : 100

$50,000 to $59,999 : 110

$60,000 to $69,999 : 124

$70,000 to $79,999 : 77

$80,000 to $89,999 : 142

$90,000 to $99,999 : 119

$100,000 to $124,999 : 156

$125,000 to $149,999 : 65

$150,000 to $174,999 : 31

$175,000 to $199,999 : 28

$200,000 to $249,999 : 55

$250,000 to $299,999 : 20

$300,000 to $399,999 : 12

$400,000 to $499,999 : 0

$500,000 to $749,999 : 0

$750,000 to $999,999 : 0

$1,000,000 or more : 16


(updated 2009)



Mortgage Status
(Lamar City, Missouri)

Housing units with a mortgage, contract to purchase, or similar debt:

With either a second mortgage or home equity loan, but not both:

Second mortgage only : 26

Home equity loan only : 10

Both second mortgage and home equity loan : 28

No second mortgage and no home equity loan : 612

Housing units without a mortgage : 524


(updated 2009)



Median Value By Year Structure Built
(Lamar City, Missouri)

Built 2005 or later : $214,800

Built 2000 to 2004 : $123,000

Built 1990 to 1999 : $87,200

Built 1980 to 1989 : $95,700

Built 1970 to 1979 : $66,600

Built 1960 to 1969 : $90,000

Built 1950 to 1959 : $57,700

Built 1940 to 1949 : $54,800

Built 1939 or earlier : $66,100


(updated 2009)







Percentage of Family Households in Lamar City, Missouri: 64.4%

Percentage of Family Households in Missouri: 65.3%


(updated 2010)



Population in Group Quarters in Lamar City, Missouri

Institutionalized population


  • Correctional facilities for adults : 7.14%
  • Nursing facilities/Skilled-nursing facilities : 80.95%

Noninstitutionalized population


  • Other noninstitutional facilities : 11.9%


(updated 2010)









Median Household Income In 2000 (Lamar City, MO): $29,296
Median Household Income In 2000 (Missouri): $37,934


(updated 2010)



Median House/Condo Value in 2000 (Lamar City): $60,700
Median House/Condo Value in 2000 (Missouri): $86,900


(updated 2010)



Median Gross Rent in 2000 (Lamar City): $350
Median Gross Rent in 2000 (Missouri): $484


(updated 2010)



Most Commonly Used Heating Fuel in Lamar City, Missouri

Utility Gas: 86.6%
Bottled, Tank, Or Lp Gas: 1.8%
Electricity: 10.1%
Fuel Oil, Kerosene, Etc.: 0.3%
Coal Or Coke: 0.0%
Wood: 1.2%
Solar Energy: 0.0%
Other Fuel: 0.0%
No Fuel Used: 0.0%


(updated 2010)





(updated 2010)





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Government Analysis

People run the government through election of representatives and officials. Local governments are important to provide cohesion between individuals who must share public places. Worthwhile laws need to be debated, passed, and then enforced for a community to remain viable. Communities such as Lamar City, Missouri are often affected in positive and negative ways by government performance.



Health Care Centers Close To Lamar City, Missouri

Barton Co Health Dept Hha


     Address: 1301 East 12th Street, Lamar, Missouri 64759
     Ownership: Government - State/county
     Certified Date: 6/17/1982

Cedar Co Mem Hosp Hha


     Address: Medical Mall, Highway 32 & 54, El Dorado Springs, Missouri 64744
     Ownership: Government - State/county
     Certified Date: 5/1/1978

Sac Osage Home Health Care, Inc


     Address: 1780 East Highway 54, El Dorado Springs, Missouri 64744
     Ownership: Proprietary
     Certified Date: 7/1/1978

Nevada Regional Med Ctr Hha


     Address: 815 South Adams Room 605, Nevada, Missouri 64772
     Ownership: Government - Local
     Certified Date: 9/12/1968

Mt Carmel Reg Medical Ctr Home Care Services


     Address: #3 Medical Circle Ste B, Pittsburg, Kansas 66762
     Ownership: Voluntary Non Profit - Religious Affiliations
     Certified Date: 8/2/1984

Hospitals Close To Lamar City, Missouri

Barton County Memorial Hospital


     Address: 29 Nw 1st Lane, Lamar, Missouri 64759
     Hospital Type: Critical Access Hospitals
     Ownership: Government - Local

Nevada Regional Medical Center


     Address: 800 S Ash St, Nevada, Missouri 64772
     Hospital Type: Acute Care Hospitals
     Ownership: Government - Local

Mt Carmel Regional Medical Center


     Address: 1102 East Centennial, Pittsburg, Kansas 66762
     Hospital Type: Acute Care Hospitals
     Ownership: Voluntary Non-profit - Church

Mercy Health Center


     Address: 401 Woodland Hills Blvd, Fort Scott, Kansas 66701
     Hospital Type: Acute Care Hospitals
     Ownership: Voluntary Non-profit - Church

Mccune - Brooks Hospital


     Address: 3125 Dr Russell Smith Way, Carthage, Missouri 64836
     Hospital Type: Critical Access Hospitals
     Ownership: Government - Local

Nursing Homes Close To Lamar City, Missouri

Truman Healthcare & Rehabilitation Center


     Address: 206 West First Street, Lamar, Missouri 64759
     Ownership: For Profit - Individual
     Number of Residents: 77
     Percent Occupied: 71%

Community Springs Healthcare Facility


     Address: 400 East Hospital Road, El Dorado Springs, Missouri 64744
     Ownership: Non Profit - Corporation
     Number of Residents: 78
     Percent Occupied: 65%

Moore-few Care Center


     Address: 901 South Adams, Nevada, Missouri 64772
     Ownership: Government - City
     Number of Residents: 75
     Percent Occupied: 69%

Medicalodges Nevada


     Address: 1210 West Ashland, Nevada, Missouri 64772
     Ownership: For Profit - Corporation
     Number of Residents: 73
     Percent Occupied: 73%

Christian Health Care Of Nevada


     Address: 700 East Highland Avenue, Nevada, Missouri 64772
     Ownership: Non Profit - Corporation
     Number of Residents: 49
     Percent Occupied: 72%



Closest Nuclear Power Plant To
Lamar City, Missouri

Name: Wolf Creek
Address: PO Box 411; Burlington, KS 66839-0411
Distance: 94 Miles


(updated 2007)



Social Security Users in Lamar City, Missouri

    Retired Workers: 1,130
    Disabled Workers: 250
    Widowers Workers: 195
    Spouses Workers: 125
    Children Workers: 140


(updated 2007)



Barton County, Missouri Presidential Election

  • Kerry & Edwards 22.92%
  • Bush & Cheney 76.31%
  • Other 0.76%



(updated 2004)



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Taxes Analysis

Using tax dollars, government officials keep public places in repair, protect citizens, and provide for important services for the benefit of Lamar City, Missouri citizens.

Relocation to Barton County, MO

6.43 % of Barton County tax filers migrated from different counties or other nations outside the United States between 2005 and 2006. Their adjusted gross income average was $26,614

Missouri Average 7.87 %

10 or fewer residents relocated from other nations

Lead counties where tax filers migrated to Barton County, MO (2005 / 2006) from a different county are as follows:

  • Jasper County , MO 1.24 % ($31,375 AGI )
  • Vernon County , MO 0.64 % ($25,552 AGI )
  • Crawford County , KS 0.58 % ($24,115 AGI )

Relocation away from Barton County, MO

7.27 % of Barton County tax filers migrated to different counties or other nations outside the United States between 2005 and 2006. This group's adjusted gross income averaged $26,429

Missouri Average 7.66 %

10 or fewer residents relocated to other nations

Lead counties where tax filers moved from Barton County, MO (2005 / 2006) to a different county are as follows:

  • Jasper County , MO 1.56 % ($23,465 AGI )
  • Crawford County , KS 0.75 % ($23,706 AGI )
  • Greene County , MO 0.53 % ($22,500 AGI )


(updated 2006)



Income Tax Rates in Missouri

Low Bracket: $1,000 (1.50%)
High Bracket: $9,000 (6.00%)


(updated 2008)



Sales Tax Rates in Missouri

4.23%


(updated 2008)



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Weather Analysis

The enjoyment of the area in which you live is often affected by the weather. Each individual has a different view on what weather patterns will make them most happy. Some people love the seasons, others enjoy warm temperatures throughout the year while others may love the snow. The weather provided for Lamar City, Missouri is based on over 50 years of data.















Storms In Lamar City, Missouri

  Fatalities Injuries Property
Damage
Crop
Damage
Thunderstorm Wind        
06/14/2005, 01:20 pm 0 0 $5K --
02/24/2001, 12:30 pm 0 0 $100K --
06/13/1997, 03:00 am 0 0 $1K --
         





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Crime Analysis

Everyone wants to feel safe. Individuals and families want to remain protected from violent or property crime. The crime data should not be totally relied upon when making a decision on where to live. If you are concerned, visit Lamar City, Missouri directly or research local government web sites.

Crime in Lamar City, Missouri

Type 2001 2002 2003 2004 2005 2006 2007 2008 2009 2010 2011 2012 2013
Murder n/a 0 0 0 1 0 1 0 0 0 0 1 0
    per 100,000 n/a 0 0 0 22 0 22 0 0 0 0 22 0
Rape n/a 4 7 6 1 4 6 2 9 1 8 5 5
    per 100,000 n/a 89 154 131 22 86 129 44 201 23 176 111 111
Robbery n/a 1 2 0 0 0 0 1 0 2 1 0 0
    per 100,000 n/a 22 44 0 0 0 0 22 0 46 22 0 0
Assault n/a 23 42 35 37 16 18 22 8 7 5 4 8
    per 100,000 n/a 513 926 765 798 345 387 484 179 160 110 89 177
Burglary n/a 40 43 42 67 38 31 15 15 22 23 30 19
    per 100,000 n/a 892 948 917 1,445 820 667 330 335 502 506 665 421
Larceny Theft n/a 160 136 153 173 128 122 105 102 68 103 118 117
    per 100,000 n/a 3,567 2,997 3,342 3,730 2,761 2,624 2,312 2,278 1,551 2,265 2,615 2,594
Vehicle Theft n/a 0 4 4 13 4 5 1 1 1 2 10 3
    per 100,000 n/a 0 88 87 280 86 108 22 22 23 44 222 67
Arson n/a 2 0 4 0 0 1 2 1 1 0 2 0
    per 100,000 n/a 45 0 87 0 0 22 44 22 23 0 44 0
CityMelt Violent Crime Index
U.S. Average = 40
n/a 7 13 10 10 5 6 6 4 3 4 3 3
CityMelt Property Crime Index
U.S. Average = 277
n/a 51 46 51 63 43 40 31 30 23 32 40 35
CityMelt Crime Index
U.S. Average = 158
n/a 29 29 31 37 24 23 19 17 13 18 21 19


(updated 2013)



Number of Sex Offenders In Missouri

2005 2006 2007 2008 2009 2010 2011 2012 2013 2014
10,719 11,031 7,324 6,996 7,284 11,226 12,194 12,707 13,442 14,243


(updated 2014)



Jails in Lamar City, Missouri


  • Barton County Jail


    1010 Cherry Street, Lamar, MO 64759
    Capacity: 28
    Confined: 24
    Avg. Population: 19
    Year Built: 1939
    Year Renovated: 1993


(updated 2006)



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