Lamar is the common name for the community and surrounding area while the formal official name is the Lamar Census Designated Place.
It is a community or populated place (Class Code U5) located in Aransas County at latitude 28.1395 and longitude -97.0055. Aransas County is in the Central time zone (GMT -6). The elevation is 10 feet.
The formal boundaries for the Lamar Census Designated Place (see map) encompass a land area of 3.06 sq. miles and a water area of 1.84 sq. miles.Photos of the local Lamar, TX area
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|Population in Households||672|
|Population in Familes||539|
|Population in Group Qrtrs||6|
|Average Household Size||2.06|
|Average Family Size||3|
|Total Housing Units||660 (100%)|
|Owner Occupied HU||280 (42.4%)|
|Renter Occupied HU||48 ( 7.3%)|
|Vacant Housing Units||333 (50.5%)|
|Median Home Value||$150,000|
|Average Home Value||$206,696|
|Median Household Income||$40,206|
|Average Household Income||$64,020|
|Per Capita Income||$30,688|
|(Compound Annual Growth Rates)|
|Median Household Income||3.77%|
|Per Capita Income||4.39%|
The table below compares Lamar to the other 1,752 incorporated cities, towns and CDPs in Texas by rank and percentile using July 1, 2014 data. The location Ranked # 1 has the highest value. A location that ranks higher than 75% of its peers would be in the 75th percentile of the peer group.
|Total Population||# 1139||35th|
|Population Density1||# 1471||16th|
|Diversity Index2||# 1194||32nd|
|Median Household Income||# 999||43rd|
|Per Capita Income||# 252||86th|
Additional comparisons and rankings can be made with a VERY EASY TO USE Texas Census Data Comparison Tool.