Centrally located in the United States Barton County is strategically located to fit your business’ needs.
Distance from Lamar
To Kansas City, MO: 120 Miles
To St. Louis, MO: 300 Miles
To Memphis, TN: 350 Miles
To Dallas, TX: 400 Miles
To Minneapolis, MN: 550 Miles
To Denver, CO: 700 Miles
To New Orleans: 750 Miles
Lamar & Barton County, Missouri Has Access To 3 Major US Highways
US Highway 160
2 hours North to Kansas City, MO connects to I-29, I-35 and I-70.
Less than 1 hour South to I-44 connects to Oklahoma City, Joplin MO, Springfield MO, Saint Louis, MO and Chicago, IL.
Lamar & Barton County Intersects 3 Railways
Barton County is one of the nations’ newest Certified Work Ready Communities (CWRC). Barton County joined the first 100 counties in the U.S. to attain CWRC, which includes neighboring counties in the Joplin economic region as well as the Interstate 49 corridor.