Lamar strengths, compared to Peers (similar size places nationally) or State (other places in South Carolina):
Affordability of Property Taxes
Affordability of Rents
Public Transportation Use
Comparing Lamar to similar size places nationwide (Peers) and to other places in South Carolina (State):
Ratings range from (lowest) to (highest).
|Age of the Population|
|Female Share of the Population|
|Male Share of the Population|
|Well-Paid Single Men|
|Children Under 5 Years Old|
|Average Household Size|
|Portion of People Married|
|College Educated Adults|
|Median Family Income|
|People in Middle Class or Better|
|People Above Poverty|
|Public Transportation Use|
|Walking and Biking to Work|
|Working at Home|
|Short Commute Times|
|Affordability of Rents|
|Affordability of Property Taxes|
|Seasonal and Vacation Housing|
|People Living Alone|
|Housing Recently Built|
|Studio & One-Bedroom Rentals|
|Low Property Crime|
|Low Violent Crime|
|Nearest Medium City||56 miles E of Columbia, South Carolina (center to center)|
|Nearest Large City||85 miles SE of Charlotte, North Carolina|
|Standard Zip Codes||29069|
|Phone Area Codes||843|
|Time Zone||Eastern (-5 hours from GMT)|
|Daylight Savings||The city observes Daylight Saving Time.|
Nearest Weather StationsNotes:
|Jan Temp||35 to 56 F|
|Apr Temp||51 to 77 F|
|Jul Temp||71 to 91 F|
|Oct Temp||52 to 76 F|
|Annual Precip||46.9 inches|
|Station||BISHOPVILLE 8 NNW|
|Jan Temp||32 to 54 F|
|Apr Temp||48 to 75 F|
|Jul Temp||69 to 91 F|
|Oct Temp||50 to 75 F|
|Annual Precip||45.5 inches|
|Station||FLORENCE RGNL AP|
|Jan Temp||35 to 55 F|
|Apr Temp||51 to 75 F|
|Jul Temp||72 to 91 F|
|Oct Temp||53 to 75 F|
|Annual Precip||44.7 inches|
|Average Family Size||3.01|
|American Indian & Alaskan||1||0.1%|
|Hispanic (included in categories above)||9||0.9%|
|Est. 2005 Population||1,003|
(From 2000 Census, as reported by individuals)
|Other (often includes Hispanic and African American)||63.6%|
|French (except Basque)||1%|
According to the US Postal Service, Lamar, its neighborhoods, and/or surrounding areas are also referred to as:Cypress Crossroads (29069)
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Penn Foster College
Penn Foster College offers a complete learning experience for busy adults looking to advance their education around their schedule. With Penn Foster College, you can earn your degree or undergraduate certificate online and at a pace that’s right for you.
Syracuse University’s School of Information Studies (iSchool)—The Original Information School—is proud of its position as a leader in the field.
Kaplan University is focused on recognizing the achievements of military and veteran students and offers the flexibility of an online education.
Learning at Full Sail University has always centered around interaction and the exchange of ideas. Our online curriculum fully embraces this philosophy.
Everest University Online, a Division of Everest University, makes career training convenient and accessible.
LAMAR HIGH SCHOOL
216 DARLINGTON AVENUE
Serves 374 students.
Student/teacher ratio: 12.6
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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. Reynolds, Georgia||85.5||29.5%||18.5%||13.4%||25||$30,179||5.9%||51.2%||1,036||23.5%||28||1.4%||3.9|
|2. Latta, South Carolina||84.3||31.7%||18.2%||15.4%||25||$36,406||5.8%||42.1%||1,410||21.2%||25.5||1.7%||4.3|
|3. Loris, South Carolina||81.3||30.5%||18.8%||14.5%||27||$33,036||5.2%||43.3%||2,079||28.8%||49.1||0.7%||6.7|
|4. Norwood, North Carolina||81.1||30%||15.3%||9.7%||25||$37,460||5.1%||32.3%||2,216||16.8%||30.7||6%||3.2|
|5. St. Matthews, South Carolina||81||30.3%||23%||19.8%||26||$36,250||5.7%||62.8%||2,107||24%||40.8||1.1%||10.9|
|6. Frankston, Texas||79.8||29%||24.3%||11.6%||26||$37,130||5.2%||13.3%||1,209||17.1%||26.5||0.6%||3.3|
|7. Oak Hill, Florida||79.1||24.8%||21%||8.4%||29||$35,682||5.5%||18.2%||1,378||14.4%||30.5||15.3%||5.1|
|8. Grifton, North Carolina||77.6||23.2%||17.9%||12%||25||$40,875||5.9%||36.8%||2,073||17.5%||44.9||0.5%||3.4|
|9. Interlachen, Florida||77||23.7%||14.8%||7.6%||39||$34,375||6%||21.6%||1,475||27.5%||50.2||4.5%||5.4|
|10. Bushnell, Florida||72.1||30.9%||25.8%||10%||30||$34,063||6%||16.6%||2,050||14.7%||47.8||6.6%||12.2|
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