|Year||Population||Rank in US||Growth Rate|
Based on the latest 2022 data from the US census, the current population of Lamar Heights is 168. Lamar Heights, Missouri is the 17,000th largest city in the US.
The peak population of Lamar Heights was in 2000, when its population was 216. In 2000, Lamar Heights was the 16,680th largest city in the US; now its fallen to the 17,000th largest city in the US. Lamar Heights is currently 22.2% smaller than it was in 2000.
Lamar Heights has shrunk 22.2% since the year 2000. Lamar Heights, Missouri's growth is below average. 61% of similarly sized cities are growing faster since 2000.
|16907||Fountain N' Lakes||174||32.8%|
|16996||Bon Air, Alabama||168||75.0%|
|16997||Falling Spring, West Virginia||168||-19.2%|
|16999||Kranzburg, South Dakota||168||-9.1%|
|17000||Lamar Heights, Missouri||168||-22.2%|
|17002||New Minden, Illinois||168||-17.6%|
The total voting age population of Lamar Heights, Missouri, meaning US citizens 18 or older, is 118. The voting age population is 40.7% male and 59.3% female.
According to the latest census statistics, 14.5% of the residents of Lamar Heights are 65 or older.
The racial demographics of Lamar Heights are 93.9% White, 4.5% Two or more races and 1.7% American Indian. Additionally, 1.7% of the population identifies as Hispanic.
In Lamar Heights, 14.6% of residents have an income below the poverty line, and the child poverty rate is 5.0%. On a per-household basis, 13.5% of families are below the poverty line in Lamar Heights.
Among those aged 16 and older, 67.5% of Lamar Heights residents are in the labor force.
Among the adult population 25 years old and over, 79.3% of Lamar Heights residents have at least a high school degree or equivalent, 29.7% have a bachelor's degree and 15.3% have a graduate or professional degree.
Among Lamar Heights residents aged 5 and older, 0.0% of them speak a non-English language at home. Broken down by language: 0.0% of residents speak Spanish at home, 0.0% speak an Indo-European language, and 0.0% speak an Asian language.
The unemployment rate in Lamar Heights is 9.9%, which is calculated among residents aged 16 or older who are in the labor force.
In Lamar Heights, 5.5% of the residents in the non-military labor force are employed by the local, state and federal government.
The median household income in Lamar Heights is $38,750.
In Lamar Heights, 75.0% of housing units are occupied by their owners.
Renters occupy 25.0% of housing units in Lamar Heights.
Of all the housing units in Lamar Heights, 2.7% of them were build before 1940.
In Lamar Heights, 12.2% of the total housing units were built after the year 2000.
The median gross monthly rent payment for renters in Lamar Heights is $725.
In Lamar Heights, 75.0% of households have an active broadband internet connection.