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Lamar, Pennsylvania - Basic Facts

The Lamar Census Designated Place had a population of 578 as of July 1, 2019. 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 41.0162 and longitude -77.5311 in Clinton County. The formal boundaries for the Lamar Census Designated Place 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.


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Lamar, PA Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2019)

HOUSING AFFORDABILITY INDEX

Lamar, PA Housing Affordability Index is 201
State of Pennsylvania Housing Affordability Index is 131
The Housing Affordability Index base is 100 and represents a balance point where a resident with a median household income can normally qualify to purchase a median price home. Values above 100 indicate increased affordability, while values below 100 indicate decreased affordability.

WEALTH INDEX

Lamar, PA Wealth Index is 83
State of Pennsylvania Wealth Index is 99
The Wealth Index is based on a number of indicators of affluence including average household income and average net worth, but it also includes the value of material possessions and resources. It represents the wealth of the area relative to the national level. Values above or below 100 represent above-average wealth or below-average wealth compared to the national level.

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POPULATION

Total Population 578
Population in Households 578
Population in Familes 474
Population in Group Qrtrs 0
Population Density 519
Diversity Index1 10
 

INCOME

Median Household Income $56,361
Average Household Income $73,818
Per Capita Income $28,480
Wealth Index3 83

HOUSING

Total Housing Units 281 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 207 (73.7%)
Renter Occupied HU 36 (12.8%)
Vacant Housing Units 38 (13.5%)
Median Home Value $144,907
Housing Affordability Index2 201
 

HOUSEHOLDS

Total Households 243
Average Household Size 2.38
Family Households 170
Average Family Size 3
NOTES
  1. 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.
  2. The Housing Affordability Index base is 100 and represents a balance point where a resident with a median household income can normally qualify to purchase a median price home. Values above 100 indicate increased affordability, while values below 100 indicate decreased affordability.
  3. The Wealth Index is based on a number of indicators of affluence including average household income and average net worth, but it also includes the value of material possessions and resources. It represents the wealth of the area relative to the national level. Values above or below 100 represent above-average wealth or below-average wealth compared to the national level.

GROWTH RATE / YEAR

2010-2019 2019-2024
Population 0.3% 0.07%
Households 0.32% 0.08%
Families 1.07% 0.0%
Median Household Income   0.9%
Per Capita Income   2.18%

Lamar, PA - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares Lamar to the other 1,761 incorporated cities, towns and CDPs in Pennsylvania by rank and percentile using July 1, 2019 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 # 1244 29th
Population Density # 1386 21st
Diversity Index # 1105 38th
Median Household Income # 763 57th
Per Capita Income # 819 54th

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