Lancaster, Los Angeles County, California

Lancaster: City in central Lancaster County, Pennsylvania, United States


Lancaster is a city located in the county of Los Angeles in the U.S. state of California. Its population at the 2010 census was 156,633 and a population density of 8,223 people per km². After 10 years in 2020 city had an estimated population of 155,822 inhabitants.

The city was created 293 years ago in 1729.

Quick Facts about Lancaster

Population : 155,822 (2020)
Country : United States of America
State : California (United States)
County : Los Angeles County
Phone Area Codes : 717
Area : 19.05 km2
Altitude : 367 feet / 112 meters
Capital city : Lancaster is capital of Lancaster County
Establishment : January 01, 1730 (293 years ago)
Time Zone : America/Los_Angeles
Local time : 19:06:13 (2nd June 2023)
Postal code : 93534
Density : 8,180 Pop. per km² as of 2020
Population growth : -0.52% (2010-2020)
Lancaster locator map
Location of Lancaster on California map.
Lancaster Pennsylvania downtown image
Lancaster Pennsylvania downtown
Lancaster Pennsylvania downtown image


Lancaster is located at 34°41'53"N 118°8'12"W (34.6980400, -118.1367400).

Lancaster map


According to census records, the population of Lancaster decreased by 0.52% in 10 years.

Year Population % Change Method
2010 156,633 - census
2011 158,078 0.91% estimation process
2012 158,253 0.11% estimation process
2013 159,055 0.5% estimation process
2014 159,634 0.36% estimation process
2015 159,813 0.11% estimation process
2016 159,633 -0.11% estimation process
2017 159,434 -0.12% estimation process
2018 158,622 -0.51% estimation process
2019 157,601 -0.65% estimation process
2020 155,822 -1.14% estimation process

Lancaster zip code is 93534. County name: Los Angeles, County fips: 06037

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People born in Lancaster (200)

People born in Lancaster, including US musician and songwriter Vince DiCola, politician and manager Barbara Franklin, actress Gretchen Egolf, .


  • Beth Behrs (American actress and writer known for her starring role as Caroline Channing in the CBS television series 2 Broke Girls) she was born in 26/12/1985
  • Jennifer Gareis (American actress) she was born in 01/08/1972
  • Benjamin Smith Barton (American physician, professor, and botanist (1766-1815)) he was born in 10/02/1766
  • Richard Winters (United States Army Officer) he was born in 21/01/1918
  • Charles Carl Roberts (Milk truck driver and murderer) he was born in 07/12/1973
  • John Wise (American pioneer in the field of ballooning) he was born in 24/02/1808
  • John D. Anderson (curator of Aerodynamics at the National Air and Space Museum at the Smithsonian Institution) he was born in 01/10/1937
  • Simon Snyder (Governor of Pennsylvania (1759-1819)) he was born in 05/11/1759
  • Charles Demuth (American painter (1883-1935)) he was born in 08/11/1883
  • Billy Bletcher (actor) he was born in 24/09/1894
  • Rya Kihlstedt (American actress) she was born in 23/07/1970
  • Carla Kihlstedt (American violinist, singer and composer) she was born in 23/11/1971
  • Andrew J. Feustel (American astronaut) he was born in 25/08/1965
  • Andrew Wenger (American association football (soccer) player) he was born in 25/12/1990
  • Robert Smith (United States Secretary of the Navy (1757-1842)) he was born in 03/11/1757
  • Taylor Kinney (American actor and model) he was born in 15/07/1981
  • Jonathan Groff (American actor and singer) he was born in 26/03/1985
  • John F. Reynolds (career officer of the United States Army) he was born in 20/09/1820

Schools in Lancaster

College & universities near Lancaster, CA

Code Name City ZIP
117238 Lancaster Beauty School Lancaster (CA) 93534
442930 University of Antelope Valley Lancaster (CA) 93534
446118 Career Care Institute Lancaster (CA) 93534
109350 Antelope Valley College Lancaster (CA) 93536-5426
476513 Flair Beauty College Valencia (CA) 91355-2106

Stations (42)

Amtrak & bus stations near Lancaster, CA

Code Name Address Type
LCS Lancaster, California 44812 Sierra Highway BUS
PMD Palmdale (Amtrak Thruway), California 39000 Clock Tower Plaza Drive - Bus Bay 2E BUS
LTR Littlerock, California 7715 Pearblossom Hwy BUS
MOJ Mojave, California 15900 Sierra Highway BUS
NHL Santa Clarita-Newhall, California 24300 Railroad Avenue RAIL

Post offices near Lancaster

Post Office Name City ZIP
Cedar Post Office Lancaster (CA) 93534
Lancaster Carrier Annex Post Office Lancaster (CA) 93534
Lancaster Post Office Lancaster (CA) 93534
Palmdale Carrier Annex Post Office Palmdale (CA) 93550
Town Squar Post Office Palmdale (CA) 93550

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Cities, Towns, Neighborhoods & Other Populated Places in Los Angeles County , CA. (more)

City Name Population Title
Los Angeles 3,970,219 County seat of Los Angeles County, California; second largest city in the United States by population
Long Beach 454,681 City in Los Angeles County, California, United States
Santa Clarita 209,990 City in Los Angeles County, California, USA
Glendale 197,747 City in Los Angeles County, California, United States
Hollywood 167,664 District in Los Angeles, California, United States
Palmdale 150,498 City in Los Angeles County, California, United States
Pomona 149,212 City in Los Angeles County, California, United States
Torrance 141,553 City in California
Pasadena 141,045 City in Los Angeles County, California, United States
East Los Angeles 126,496 Census-designated place in Los Angeles County, California, United States
El Monte 112,344 City in Los Angeles County, California, United States
Downey 109,202 City located in southeast Los Angeles County
Inglewood 107,203 City in California
Santa Maria 105,851 City in southern California, U.
West Covina 103,656 City in California, United States of America
Norwalk 102,635 City in California, United States of America

Distance to Other Cities

Lancaster distances to largest California cities