Lamar strengths, compared to Peers (similar size places nationally) or State (other places in Arkansas):
Short Commute Times
Affordability of Property Taxes
Public Transportation Use
Comparing Lamar to similar size places nationwide (Peers) and to other places in Arkansas (State):
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|Children Under 5 Years Old|
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|People Above Poverty|
|College Educated Adults|
|People in Middle Class or Better|
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|Short Commute Times|
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|Working at Home|
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|Nearest Medium City||57 miles E of Fort Smith, Arkansas (center to center)|
|Nearest Large City||154 miles E of Tulsa, Oklahoma|
|Standard Zip Codes||72846|
|Phone Area Codes||479|
|Time Zone||Central (-6 hours from GMT)|
|Daylight Savings||The city observes Daylight Saving Time.|
Nearest Weather StationsNotes:
|Jan Temp||25 to 48 F|
|Apr Temp||45 to 72 F|
|Jul Temp||68 to 92 F|
|Oct Temp||46 to 74 F|
|Annual Precip||47 inches|
|Jan Temp||29 to 48 F|
|Apr Temp||49 to 72 F|
|Jul Temp||70 to 92 F|
|Oct Temp||51 to 73 F|
|Annual Precip||46.2 inches|
|Station||HECTOR 2 SSW|
|Jan Temp||26 to 49 F|
|Apr Temp||45 to 74 F|
|Jul Temp||66 to 93 F|
|Oct Temp||46 to 75 F|
|Annual Precip||45.9 inches|
|Average Family Size||3.05|
|American Indian & Alaskan||16||1.1%|
|Hispanic (included in categories above)||49||3.5%|
|Est. 2005 Population||1,542|
(From 2000 Census, as reported by individuals)
|Other (often includes Hispanic and African American)||19.8%|
|French (except Basque)||1.7%|
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LAMAR HIGH SCHOOL
301 ELBERTA ST.
Title I eligible, not participating.
Serves 577 students.
Student/teacher ratio: 14.4
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|City, State||Similarity||1 Person Houses||65+||College Grads||Commute Minutes||Family Income||Kids 0-4||Non White||Pop.||Poverty||Prop. Crime||Seasonal Housing||Viol. Crime|
|1. Miner, Missouri||89.5||22%||15.2%||5.3%||16||$35,132||7.9%||7.1%||1,056||18.6%||51.1||0.5%||11.4|
|2. Cuba, Missouri||87.5||32.8%||19.4%||9.1%||19||$30,069||6.8%||2.3%||3,230||20.1%||109.6||0.4%||7.1|
|3. Junction, Texas||84.9||28.8%||18.1%||11.2%||16||$30,865||7.3%||13.9%||2,618||21.7%||53.9||0.2%||7.6|
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