Population density (sq mi)3575891
Median age42.337.737.7
Male/Female ratio1.1:11.0:11.0:1
Married (15yrs & older)62%58%55%
Families w/ Kids under 1852%42%43%
Speak English87%93%79%
Speak Spanish12%5%13%

Key findings

  • The population density in Lamar is 515% higher than Arkansas
  • The median age in Lamar is 12% higher than Arkansas
  • In Lamar 96.35% of the population is White
  • In Lamar 1.34% of the population is Black
  • In Lamar 0.00% of the population is Asian

Compare Lamar, AR Demographics


      Lamar population breakdown by race

      American Indian0.00%0.63%0.82%
      Native Hawaiian0.00%0.23%0.18%
      Mixed race0.85%2.23%3.06%
      Other race1.46%2.28%4.75%
      In Lamar, 15.4% of people are of Hispanic or Latino origin.
      Please note: Hispanics may be of any race, so also are included in any/all of the applicable race categories above.

      Household income distribution

      Place of birth by citizenship

      Lamar age breakdown

      Marital status

      Age of children in married couples

      Source: The Lamar, AR demographics data displayed above is derived from the 2016 United States Census Bureau American Community Survey (ACS).