Lamar, Johnson County, Arkansas

Lamar: City in Arkansas, USA

About

Lamar is a city located in the county of Johnson in the U.S. state of Arkansas. Its population at the 2010 census was 1,605. After 10 years in 2020 city had an estimated population of 1,729 inhabitants.

Quick Facts about Lamar

Population : 1,729 (2020)
Country : United States of America
State : Arkansas (United States)
County : Johnson County
Postal code : 72846
Phone Area Codes : 479
Water as percent of area : 0.38%
Land as percent of area : 99.62%
Altitude : 440 feet / 134 meters
Time Zone : America/Chicago
Local time : 18:27:51 (5th December 2022)
Population growth : 7.17% (2010-2020)
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Location of Lamar on Arkansas map.
Johnson County Arkansas Incorporated and Unincorporated areas Lamar Highlighted 0538290 locator map image
Johnson County Arkansas Incorporated and Unincorporated areas Lamar Highlighted 0538290
Johnson County Arkansas Incorporated and Unincorporated areas Lamar Highlighted 0538290 locator map image

Geography

Lamar is located at 35°26'26"N 93°23'17"W (35.4406400, -93.3879600).

Lamar map

Demographics

The population of Lamar increased by 7.17% in 10 years.

Year Population % Change Method
2000 1,415 - census
2010 1,605 11.84% census
2011 1,641 2.19% estimation process
2012 1,677 2.15% estimation process
2013 1,670 -0.42% estimation process
2014 1,672 0.12% estimation process
2015 1,678 0.36% estimation process
2016 1,681 0.18% estimation process
2017 1,705 1.41% estimation process
2018 1,720 0.87% estimation process
2019 1,722 0.12% estimation process
2020 1,729 0.4% estimation process

Lamar zip code is 72846. County name: Johnson, County fips: 05071

Cabin Creek, Cabin Creek Station, Lamar

Schools in Lamar

College & universities near Lamar, AR

Code Name City ZIP
107558 University of the Ozarks Clarksville (AR) 72830

Post offices near Lamar

Post Office Name City ZIP
Lamar Post Office Lamar (AR) 72846

Other places with the same name (7)

Other cities in Johnson County

Cities, Towns, Neighborhoods & Other Populated Places in Johnson County , AR.

City Name Population Title
Clarksville 9,721 City in Arkansas, USA
Coal Hill 1,003 City in Arkansas, USA
Hartman 552 City in Arkansas, USA
Strawberry 272 Town in Arkansas, United States

Distance to Other Cities

Lamar distances to largest Arkansas cities