Lamar, PA Profile: Facts, Map & Data


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Lamar, Pennsylvania - Basic Facts

The Lamar Census Designated Place had a population of 584 as of July 1, 2017. Lamar ranks in the lower quartile for Population Density when compared to the other cities, towns and Census Designated Places (CDPs) in Pennsylvania. See peer rankings below.

The primary coordinate point for Lamar is located at latitude 41.01 and longitude -77.5234 in Clinton County. The formal boundaries for the Lamar Census Designated Place (see map below) encompass a land area of 1.12 sq. miles and a water area of 0.01 sq. miles. Clinton County is in the Eastern time zone (GMT -5). The elevation is 791 feet.

The Lamar Census Designated Place (GNIS ID: 2634235) has a U1 Census Class Code which indicates a census designated place with an official federally recognized name. It also has a Functional Status Code of "S" which identifies a statistical entity.

The Lamar Census Designated Place is located within Township of Porter, a minor civil division (MCD) of Clinton County.

Beneath the boundary map are tables with Lamar population, income and housing data, five-year growth projections and peer comparisons for key demographic data. The estimates are for July 1, 2017.

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Lamar, PA Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2017)


Total Population 584
Daytime Population: Workers 24
Daytime Population: Residents 330
Total Daytime Population (TDP) 354
Ratio TDP/Total Population1 0.61
Population in Households 584
Population in Familes 482
Population in Group Qrtrs 0
Population Density2 524
Diversity Index3 10


Median Household Income $44,371
Average Household Income $65,793
Per Capita Income $25,434


Total Housing Units 286 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 209 (73.1%)
Renter Occupied HU 34 (11.9%)
Vacant Housing Units 42 (14.7%)
Median Home Value $150,658
Average Home Value $187,560


Total Households 244
Average Household Size 2.39
Family Households 172
Average Family Size 3
  1. If the ratio of the TDP to Total Population is greater than 1, the location gains population during the day when commuting workers are present. If the ratio is less than 1, the location is more of a bedroom community where people commute to another place for work.
  2. Population Density = Total Population per square mile.
  3. The Diversity Index is a scale of 0 to 100 that represents the likelihood that two persons, chosen at random from the same area, belong to different race or ethnic groups. If an area's entire population belongs to one race AND one ethnic group, then the area has zero diversity. An area's diversity index increases to 100 when the population is evenly divided into two or more race/ethnic groups.


2010-2017 2017-2022
Population 0.53% 0.51%
Households 0.46% 0.41%
Families 1.54% 0.35%
Median Household Income   2.62%
Per Capita Income   3.73%

Lamar, PA - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares Lamar to the other 1,762 incorporated cities, towns and CDPs in Pennsylvania by rank and percentile using July 1, 2017 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.

Variable Description Rank Percentile
Total Population # 1240 30th
Population Density # 1380 22nd
Diversity Index # 1054 40th
Median Household Income # 1230 30th
Per Capita Income # 976 45th

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