Lamar, Missouri

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Lamar, Missouri
City
Location of Lamar, Missouri
Coordinates: 37°29′37″N 94°16′20″W / 37.49361°N 94.27222°W / 37.49361; -94.27222Coordinates: 37°29′37″N 94°16′20″W / 37.49361°N 94.27222°W / 37.49361; -94.27222
Country United States
State Missouri
County Barton
Area
 • Total 5.43 sq mi (14.06 km2)
 • Land 5.12 sq mi (13.26 km2)
 • Water 0.31 sq mi (0.80 km2)
Elevation 961 ft (293 m)
Population (2010)
 • Total 4,532
 • Estimate (2011[1]) 4,504
 • Density 885.2/sq mi (341.8/km2)
Time zone Central (CST) (UTC-6)
 • Summer (DST) CDT (UTC-5)
ZIP code 64759
Area code(s) 417
FIPS code 29-40376[2]
GNIS feature ID 0720770[3]

Lamar is a city and county seat of Barton County, Missouri, United States. It is well known as the birthplace of President Harry S. Truman. As of the 2010 census, the city population was 4,532.[4]

Visitors in Harry S. Truman's birthplace in 2003

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