StatisticLamarColoradoNational
Population7,6625,758,736328,239,523
Population density (sq mi)1,4825691
Median age35.836.437.7
Male/Female ratio1.0:11.0:11.0:1
Married (15yrs & older)57%56%55%
Families w/ Kids under 1848%45%43%
Speak English84%83%79%
Speak Spanish15%12%13%

Key findings

  • The population density in Lamar is 2547% higher than Colorado
  • The median age in Lamar is 2% lower than Colorado
  • In Lamar 95.52% of the population is White
  • In Lamar 0.89% of the population is Black
  • In Lamar 0.04% of the population is Asian

Compare Lamar, CO Demographics

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      Lamar population breakdown by race

      RaceLamarColoradoNational
      White95.52%84.28%73.35%
      Black0.89%4.09%12.63%
      Asian0.04%2.94%5.22%
      American Indian0.38%0.94%0.82%
      Native Hawaiian0.00%0.14%0.18%
      Mixed race1.77%3.43%3.06%
      Other race1.40%4.18%4.75%
      In Lamar, 39.0% 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, CO demographics data displayed above is derived from the 2016 United States Census Bureau American Community Survey (ACS).