Lancaster: City in and seat of Garrard County, Kentucky, United States
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 226 years ago in 1796.
Quick Facts about Lancaster
|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 (226 years ago)|
|Time Zone :||Eastern Time Zone|
|Local time :||04:47:35 (29th November 2023)|
|Density :||672 Pop. per km² as of 2020|
|Population growth :||10.36% (2010-2020)|
|Weather :||50℉ Sunny 7-days weather|
Lancaster is located at 37°37'10"N 84°34'41"W (37.6195200, -84.5780000).
Lancaster forecast: Sunny, with a high near 50. Southwest wind 7 to 14 mph, with gusts as high as 22 mph. more
The population of Lancaster increased by 10.36% in 10 years.
|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%|
|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|
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People born in Lancaster (10)
- Bob Wynn (professional golfer) he was born in 27/01/1940
- William J. Landram (Union Army general) he was born in 11/02/1828
- Cicero Price (United States Navy admiral) he was born in 02/12/1805
- Samuel McKee (Union Army colonel) he was born in 01/01/1832
- Etta Britt (Singer, songwriter) she was born in 01/01/2000
- Eugenia Dunlap Potts (American writer) she was born in 14/04/1840
- Christine Bradley South (American suffragist (1878-1957)) she was born in 01/01/1879
Schools in Lancaster
College & universities near Lancaster, KY
|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