Amolatar is a town in Northern Uganda. It is the main municipal, administrative and commercial centre of Amolatar District. The district is named after the town.
Amolatar is located approximately 85 kilometres (53 mi), by road, south of Lira, the largest city in the sub-region. The coordinates of the town are:01 38 06N, 32 49 30E (Latitude:1.6350; Longitude:32.8250).
In 2008, the Uganda Bureau of Statistics (UBOS), estimated the population of the town at 13,500.  In 2011, UBOS estimated the mid-year population of Amolatar at 14,800.
The landmarks within the town limits or close to the edges of the town include:
Coordinates: 01°38′06″N 32°49′30″E / 1.63500°N 32.82500°E / 1.63500; 32.82500