Lamar, Missouri

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Lamar, Missouri
City
Location of Lamar, Missouri
Location of Lamar, Missouri
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]
Website cityoflamar.org

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

References[change | change source]

  1. "Population Estimates". United States Census Bureau. Retrieved 2013-03-06. 
  2. "American FactFinder". United States Census Bureau. Retrieved 2008-01-31. 
  3. "US Board on Geographic Names". United States Geological Survey. 2007-10-25. Retrieved 2008-01-31. 
  4. "2010 City Population and Housing Occupancy Status". U.S. Census Bureau. Retrieved March 6, 2013.