Lancaster Garrard County, Kentucky

Lancaster: City in and seat of Garrard County, Kentucky, United States

About

Lancaster is a city located in the county of Garrard in the U.S. state of Kentucky. Its population at the 2010 census was 3,442 and a population density of 602 people per km². After 10 years in 2020 city had an estimated population of 3,840 inhabitants.

The city was created 225 years ago in 1796.

Lancaster Quick Facts

Population : 3,840 (2020)
Country : United States of America
State : Kentucky (United States)
County : Garrard County
Postal code : 40444
Phone Area Codes : 859
Area : 5.72 km2
Altitude : 1,027 feet / 313 meters
Capital city : Lancaster is capital of Garrard County
Establishment : January 01, 1797 (225 years ago)
Time Zone : Eastern Time Zone
Local time : 00:36:22 (2nd October 2022)
Density : 672 Pop. per km² as of 2020
Population growth : 10.36% (2010-2020)
Lancaster locator map
Location of Lancaster on Kentucky map.
Garrard County Kentucky Courthouse image
Garrard County Kentucky Courthouse
Garrard County Kentucky Courthouse image

Geography

Lancaster is located at 37°37'10"N 84°34'41"W (37.6195200, -84.5780000).

Lancaster map

Demographics

The population of Lancaster increased by 10.36% in 10 years.

Year Population % Change Method
2010 3,442 - census
2011 3,785 9.06% estimation process
2012 3,806 0.55% estimation process
2013 3,793 -0.34% estimation process
2014 3,777 -0.42% estimation process
2015 3,816 1.02% estimation process
2016 3,841 0.65% estimation process
2017 3,842 0.03% estimation process
2018 3,850 0.21% estimation process
2019 3,867 0.44% estimation process
2020 3,840 -0.7% estimation process

Demographic Facts

Estimated population as of July 1, 2019 : 60,896
Based on demographic estimates as of April 1, 2010 : 55,232
Based on demographic estimates as of 1 April 2010 : 10.3%
April 1, 2020 Population : 66,243
April 1, 2010 Population : 55,224
People under 5 years old, percentage : 6.5%
People under 18 years old, percentage : 24.2%
People over 65 (%) : 13.5%
Female persons, % : 50.7%
White only, percent : 64.7%
Black or African American alone, percent : 7.6%
American Indian and Alaska Native only, % : 0.4%
Asians alone % : 23.9%
Only Native Hawaiians and Other Pacific Islanders, % : 0.0%
% of people who have participated in two or more races : 2.5%
% of Hispanic or Latino : 4.2%
White people, not Hispanic or Latino people, make up the majority of the population. : 61.7%
2015-2019 Veterans : 1,728
Percentage of foreign-born people, 2015-2019 : 25.9%
Rate of owner-occupied housing units, 2015-2019 : 66.7%

Lancaster zip code is 40444. County name: Garrard, County fips: 21079

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Economic Facts

Rate of owner-occupied housing units, 2015-2019 : 66.7%
Owner-occupied housing unit median value, 2015-2019 : $322,100
From 2015 to 2019, the median selected monthly owner costs - with a mortgage : $2,121
Monthly owner costs, without a mortgage, at the median, 2015-2019 : $739
2015-2019 median gross rent : $1,347
2015-2019 Households : 23,471
Population per household, 2015-2019 : 2.54
Living in the same house a year ago, percentage of people aged one year and up, 2015-2019 : 87.1%
Languages other than English spoken at home, as a percentage of people aged 5 and up, 2015-2019 : 30.2%
Households with computers, %, 2015-2019 : 96.2%
Percentage of households with a broadband Internet subscription, 2015-2019 : 92.2%
Percentage of people aged 25 and up with a high school diploma or higher, 2015-2019 : 96.1%
Bachelor's degree or higher, proportion of people aged 25 and up, 2015-2019 : 60.6%
Percentage of people under the age of 65 who have a disability, 2015-2019 : 5.6%
Persons under the age of 65 who do not have health insurance, as a percentage : 4.9%
Total civilian labor force, percent of population aged 16 and up, 2015-2019 : 68.1%
Female labor force participation in the civilian labor force, as a percentage of the population aged 16 and up, 2015-2019 : 60.0%
Total sales of lodging and food services in 2012 ($1,000) : 205,179
Total receipts/revenue for health care and social assistance in 2012 ($1,000) : 633,407
Manufacturers' total shipments in 2012 ($1,000) : 450,036
2012 total retail sales ($1,000) : 1,800,811
2012 total retail sales per capita : $31,642
Mean commute time to work (in minutes), workers aged 16 and up, 2015-2019 : 26.9
2015-2019 median household income (in 2019 dollars) : $98,020
Income per capita in the previous 12 months (in 2019 dollars), 2015-2019 : $51,199
Percentage of people living in poverty : 4.0%
Total number of businesses in 2012 : 6,217
Men-owned businesses in 2012 : 3,657
Women-owned businesses in 2012 : 1,727
Minority-owned businesses in 2012 : 1,205
Non-minority-owned businesses in 2012 : 4,539
Veteran-owned businesses in 2012 : 528
Nonveteran-owned businesses in 2012 : 5,177
2010 population per square mile : 1,824.8
2010 land area in square miles : 30.26

People born in Lancaster (10)

People born in Lancaster, including politician Simeon H. Anderson, politician Lewis L. Walker, politician William Clayton Anderson, .

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Schools in Lancaster

College & universities near Lancaster, KY

Code Name City ZIP
156408 Centre College Danville (KY) 40422-1394

Post offices near Lancaster

Post Office Name City ZIP
Lancaster Post Office Lancaster (KY) 40444

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Distance to Other Cities

Lancaster distances to largest Kentucky cities