Lamar is a very small city located in the state of Missouri. With a population of 4,426 people and just one neighborhood, Lamar is the 151st largest community in Missouri.
Occupations and Workforce
Unlike some cities where white-collar or blue-collar occupations dominate the local economy, Lamar is neither predominantly one nor the other. Instead, it has a mixed workforce of both white- and blue-collar jobs. Overall, Lamar is a city of sales and office workers, professionals and production and manufacturing workers. There are especially a lot of people living in Lamar who work in office and administrative support (16.07%), management occupations (12.27%) and sales jobs (8.79%).
Setting & Lifestyle
Residents of the city have the good fortune of having one of the shortest daily commutes compared to the rest of the country. On average, they spend only 18.59 minutes getting to work every day.
Lamar is a small city, and as such doesn't have a public transit system that people use to get to and from their jobs every day.