lancaster Demographics
Educational Attainment
Number No. Area % Area National % National
Less than High School 8,493 10.5 % 6.7 %
High School Graduate 32,569 40.1 % 32.8 %
Some College 26,528 32.7 % 24.8 %
Bachelor’s Degree 8,768 10.8 % 22.1 %
Graduate or Professional Degree 4,818 5.9 % 13.5 %
High School Graduate or Higher 66,402 81.8 % 86.9 %
Bachelor's Degree or Higher 11,121 13.7 % 13.7 %
Age Statistics
Number No. Area % Area National % National
Total Population 161,036 - -
19 years old and under 51,959 32.3 % 25.9 %
20 to 44 years old 55,670 34.6 % 12.8 %
45 to 64 years old 36,731 22.8 % 12.6 %
65 years old and older 16,676 10.4 % 1.9 %
Language Spoken at Home
Number No. Area % Area National % National
English Only 118,575 82.3 % 84.8 %
Spanish 24,955 17.3 % 14.1 %
Other Languages 517 0 % 0 %
Marital Status
Number No. Area % Area National % National
Never Married 27,254 45.7 % 33.2 %
Married 25,314 42.4 % 50.6 %
Separated 1,658 2.8 % 2.6 %
Divorced 5,412 9.1 % 13.5 %
Census Housing Report
Number No. Area % Area National % National
Total Housing Units 54,180 - -
Occupied Housing Units 47,527 87.7 % 87.5 %
Vacant Housing Units 6,653 12.3 % 12.5 %
1-Unit, Detached 39,169 72.3 % 61.5 %
1-Unit, Attached 563 1.0 % 5.8 %
2-Units 507 0.9 % 3.8 %
3 to 4 Units 2,610 4.8 % 4.5 %
5 to 9 Units 3,020 5.6 % 4.9 %
10 to 19 Units 1,441 2.7 % 4.6 %
20 or More Units 3,333 6.2 % 8.7 %
Mobile Homes 3,537 6.5 % 6.3 %
Built 1990 to 1999 9,295 17.2 % 14.0 %
Built 1980 to 1989 20,521 37.9 % 13.7 %
Built 1970 to 1979 7,935 14.6 % 15.7 %
Built 1960 to 1969 2,119 3.9 % 11.0 %
Built 1940 to 1959 3,888 7.2 % 15.9 %
Built 1939 or Earlier 366 0.7 % 13.1 %
Electric 4,937 9.1 % 32.8 %
Natural Gas 41,455 76.5 % 42.5 %
Tank or LP Gas 604 1.1 % 4.2 %
Wood 276 0.5 % 1.9 %
Solar 46 0.1 % 0.1 %
Other Fuel 74 0.1 % 0.4 %
None 135 0.2 % 1.0 %
Racial Breakdown
Number No. Area % Area National % National
Caucasian 96,978 63.8 % 75.7 %
African-American 38,908 25.6 % 13.1 %
Native American 1,068 0.7 % 0.8 %
Asian 6,809 4.5 % 5.4 %
Some Other Race 8,155 5.4 % 4.9 %
Economic Statistics
Number No. Area % Area National % National
Median Household Income 45,130 53,657
Median Family Income 47,309 65,910
Median Per Capita Income 17,301 28,889
Weather
  • Chance of Sunshine 79.31 %
  • Temperature 93.5 ℉
  • Rainfall 0.05 inches
  • Energy Demand
    [HDD] 0.22
    [CDD] 10.73
Earthquakes
Magnitude Probability
5.0 7.81 %
6.0 5.38 %
7.0 2.77 %
8.0 0.07 %
9.0 0.00 %
Moderate Risk Area
Public Information
Unemployment Information
Data sourced by HomeFacts.com