Latest Data (2017)
Population 7,601
Nationwide Rank 3712

Quick Facts

Lamar, Colorado is the 3,712th largest city in the United States as of 2017.

Lamar, Colorado is a city.

Lamar, Colorado is currently 14.0% smaller than it was in 2000, the year of its peak recorded population.

Lamar, Colorado's growth is extremely below average. 99% of similarly sized cities are growing faster since 2000.

Lamar, Colorado Border Map

Similarly Sized Cities In US

US Rank Name Population Growth
2000-2017
3702 Hartsville, South Carolina 7,626 0.8%
3703 Oakdale, Louisiana 7,626 -6.0%
3704 Aberdeen, North Carolina 7,625 116.9%
3705 Auburn, Georgia 7,622 8.1%
3706 Holly Springs, Mississippi 7,621 -4.3%
3707 Brighton, Michigan 7,611 12.5%
3708 Whitefish, Montana 7,608 31.2%
3709 Navasota, Texas 7,607 11.8%
3710 Berlin, New Jersey 7,606 22.1%
3711 Jasper, Texas 7,604 -0.8%
3712 Lamar, Colorado 7,601 -14.0%
3713 Yreka, California 7,600 4.5%
3714 Fairfax, California 7,598 3.7%
3715 Corning, California 7,592 11.4%
3716 Escalon, California 7,588 24.2%
3717 Haddon Heights, New Jersey 7,588 0.7%
3718 Princeton, Illinois 7,583 0.8%
3719 Ojai, California 7,582 -3.6%
3720 Sioux Center, Iowa 7,579 24.7%
3721 Floresville, Texas 7,572 28.1%
3722 Silvis, Illinois 7,571 4.1%

Similarly Sized Cities In Colorado

US Rank Name Population Growth
2000-2017
2385 Sterling 13,961 9.0%
2404 Firestone 13,825 509.2%
2447 Lone Tree 13,566 95.6%
2480 Fruita 13,294 97.4%
2528 Steamboat Springs 12,965 28.5%
2532 Superior 12,951 40.0%
2568 Federal Heights 12,744 5.5%
2579 Frederick 12,687 351.9%
2811 Fort Morgan 11,281 2.3%
2949 Castle Pines 10,523
3067 Glenwood Springs 9,962 26.5%
3090 Alamosa 9,871 17.0%
3135 Rifle 9,661 39.8%
3157 Wellington 9,527 250.7%
3284 Craig 8,922 -2.6%
3296 Berthoud 8,889 76.7%
3315 Delta 8,823 12.5%
3356 Cortez 8,709 8.7%
3524 Fort Lupton 8,163 12.9%
3558 Trinidad 8,073 -11.5%
3697 Woodland Park 7,642 12.6%
3712 Lamar 7,601 -14.0%
3778 Monument 7,380 243.8%
3787 Aspen 7,359 23.4%
3871 Gypsum 7,117 82.8%
3900 Milliken 7,014 130.1%
3935 La Junta 6,898 -8.6%
3945 Eagle 6,867 124.1%
3963 Carbondale 6,820 29.1%
4026 Cherry Hills Village 6,644 10.9%
4066 Avon 6,541 15.1%
4070 Gunnison 6,530 20.8%
4136 Lochbuie 6,353 193.7%
4145 Estes Park 6,339 14.0%
4218 Sheridan 6,098 10.0%
4329 Salida 5,856 4.7%
4448 Dacono 5,545 79.5%
4478 Vail 5,483 18.4%
4530 Brush 5,364 4.5%
4554 Manitou Springs 5,322 6.5%
4559 Edgewater 5,308 -2.7%
4604 Eaton 5,224 86.7%
4631 Glendale 5,158 13.7%
4762 Breckenridge 4,928 72.8%
4837 New Castle 4,815 134.0%
4920 Silverthorne 4,658 43.9%
4970 Mead 4,575 128.1%
5171 Severance 4,275 537.1%
5239 Monte Vista 4,175 -8.9%
5242 Basalt 4,170 51.6%
5428 Florence 3,914 7.0%
5496 Rocky Ford 3,827 -10.3%

Demographics

Population History

Year Population Rank in US
2017 7,601 3,712
2016 7,534 3,711
2015 7,555 3,682
2014 7,608 3,648
2013 7,776 3,572
2012 7,836 3,540
2011 7,912 3,494
2010 7,804 3,521
2009 7,874 3,479
2008 7,876 3,455
2007 7,899 3,413
2006 8,114 3,329
2005 8,300 3,258
2004 8,373 3,211
2003 8,535 3,141
2002 8,654 3,087
2001 8,716 3,051
2000 8,842 3,010
1990 8,392 2,813