Lamar, CO Real Estate

According to census data in the year 2000 there were 3,693 housing units in Lamar. This represents a 2.6% growth from 3,599 in 1990.

Of those housing units, 3,663 were located in either urbanized areas or urban clusters, and 30 were located in what is classified as a rural area.

Homeownership rate in Lamar is about 63%. Lamar's vacancy rate, including seasonal lodging, is about 8.9%. Average household size is 2.62 people.

The majority of houses, apartments or condos in Lamar were built after 1961.


Housing Size

Housing Units by Size
Studio Type0.90%
One Bedroom14.10%
Two Bedrooms34.30%
Three Bedrooms34.90%
Four Bedrooms12.30%
Five Bedrooms or more3.60%
As % of Housing Units

Owned Homes, Apartments and Condos

Average Household Size2.77
Median year structure was built1960
Median Value of occupied units$69,000
Median Price asked for vacant units$62,900

Rented Homes, Apartments and Condos

Average Household Size2.37
Median year structure was built1962
Median Monthly Rent asked for vacant units$353

Owners Finance Status

Housing Finance
Second Mortgage & Equity Loan0.50%
Second Mortgage5.70%
Home Equity Loan0.50%
Simple Mortgage51.10%
Debt Free42.20%
As % of Housing Units
Median part of Monthly Household Income dedicated to covering home ownership costs15.6%