Lamar, Indiana

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Lamar, Indiana
Lamar is located in Indiana
Lamar
Lamar
Lamar is located in the US
Lamar
Lamar
Coordinates: 38°04′09″N 86°54′20″W / 38.06917°N 86.90556°W / 38.06917; -86.90556Coordinates: 38°04′09″N 86°54′20″W / 38.06917°N 86.90556°W / 38.06917; -86.90556
CountryUnited States
StateIndiana
CountySpencer
TownshipClay
Elevation413 ft (126 m)
Time zoneUTC-6 (Central (CST))
 • Summer (DST)UTC-5 (CDT)
ZIP code
47550
Area code(s)812, 930
FIPS code18-41778[2]
GNIS feature ID437569

Lamar is an unincorporated community in Clay Township, Spencer County, in the U.S. state of Indiana.[3]

History[edit]

A post office has been in operation at Lamar since 1888.[4]

Geography[edit]

Lamar is located at 38°04′09″N 86°54′20″W / 38.06917°N 86.90556°W / 38.06917; -86.90556.

References[edit]

  1. ^ "US Board on Geographic Names". United States Geological Survey. October 25, 2007. Retrieved 2016-07-09.
  2. ^ "American FactFinder". United States Census Bureau. Retrieved 2008-01-31.
  3. ^ "Lamar, Indiana". Geographic Names Information System. United States Geological Survey. Retrieved 2009-10-17.
  4. ^ "Spencer County". Jim Forte Postal History. Retrieved 4 October 2015.