Lancaster, Erie County, New York
Lancaster: Town in Erie County, New York
Lancaster is a town located in the county of Erie in the U.S. state of New York. Its population at the 2010 census was 10,352 and a population density of 273 people per km². After 10 years in 2020 city had an estimated population of 10,064 inhabitants.
The town was created 190 years ago in 1832.
Quick Facts about Lancaster
|Population :||10,064 (2020)|
|Country :||United States of America|
|State :||New York (United States)|
|County :||Erie County|
|Postal code :||14043, 14086, 14221|
|Phone Area Codes :||716|
|Area :||37.94 km2|
|Altitude :||2,336 feet / 712 meters|
|Establishment :||January 01, 1833 (190 years ago)|
|Time Zone :||America/New_York|
|Local time :||16:09:55 (6th June 2023)|
|Density :||265 Pop. per km² as of 2020|
|Population growth :||-2.86% (2010-2020)|
Lancaster is located at 42°54'2"N 78°40'13"W (42.9006100, -78.6703100).
- Official Website
Official website of Lancaster
According to census records, the population of Lancaster decreased by 2.86% in 10 years.
|Estimated population as of July 1, 2019 :||9,174|
|Based on demographic estimates as of April 1, 2010 :||9,728|
|Based on demographic estimates as of 1 April 2010 :||-5.7%|
|April 1, 2020 Population :||8,553|
|April 1, 2010 Population :||9,723|
|People under 5 years old, percentage :||4.6%|
|People under 18 years old, percentage :||19.2%|
|People over 65 (%) :||29.3%|
|Female persons, % :||49.8%|
|White only, percent :||96.4%|
|Black or African American alone, percent :||0.2%|
|American Indian and Alaska Native only, % :||1.1%|
|Asians alone % :||0.2%|
|% of people who have participated in two or more races :||2.0%|
|% of Hispanic or Latino :||2.0%|
|White people, not Hispanic or Latino people, make up the majority of the population. :||94.9%|
|2015-2019 Veterans :||797|
|Percentage of foreign-born people, 2015-2019 :||0.9%|
|Residential units, July 1, 2019 :||5,703|
|Residential units, July 1, 2019 :||5,703|
|Rate of owner-occupied housing units, 2015-2019 :||77.6%|
|Owner-occupied housing unit median value, 2015-2019 :||$97,600|
|From 2015 to 2019, the median selected monthly owner costs - with a mortgage :||$815|
|Monthly owner costs, without a mortgage, at the median, 2015-2019 :||$290|
|2015-2019 median gross rent :||$660|
|Permits for construction, 2020 :||1|
|2015-2019 Households :||3,958|
|Population per household, 2015-2019 :||2.30|
|Living in the same house a year ago, percentage of people aged one year and up, 2015-2019 :||90.4%|
|Languages other than English spoken at home, as a percentage of people aged 5 and up, 2015-2019 :||1.6%|
|Households with computers, %, 2015-2019 :||77.3%|
|Percentage of households with a broadband Internet subscription, 2015-2019 :||67.6%|
|Percentage of people aged 25 and up with a high school diploma or higher, 2015-2019 :||82.3%|
|Bachelor's degree or higher, proportion of people aged 25 and up, 2015-2019 :||11.0%|
|Percentage of people under the age of 65 who have a disability, 2015-2019 :||17.2%|
|Persons under the age of 65 who do not have health insurance, as a percentage :||19.4%|
|Total civilian labor force, percent of population aged 16 and up, 2015-2019 :||42.7%|
|Female labor force participation in the civilian labor force, as a percentage of the population aged 16 and up, 2015-2019 :||40.2%|
|Total sales of lodging and food services in 2012 ($1,000) :||7,450|
|Total receipts/revenue for health care and social assistance in 2012 ($1,000) :||5,762|
|2012 total retail sales ($1,000) :||49,618|
|2012 total retail sales per capita :||$5,168|
|Mean commute time to work (in minutes), workers aged 16 and up, 2015-2019 :||31.7|
|2015-2019 median household income (in 2019 dollars) :||$31,947|
|Income per capita in the previous 12 months (in 2019 dollars), 2015-2019 :||$18,739|
|Percentage of people living in poverty :||22.7%|
|Total number of employer establishments, 2019 :||161|
|2019 total employment :||853|
|2019 total annual payroll ($1,000) :||21,105|
|Total employment, change in percentage terms, 2018-2019 :||-5.8%|
|2018 total non-employer establishments :||796|
|Total number of businesses in 2012 :||718|
|Men-owned businesses in 2012 :||379|
|Women-owned businesses in 2012 :||200|
|Minority-owned businesses in 2012 :||F|
|Non-minority-owned businesses in 2012 :||702|
|Veteran-owned businesses in 2012 :||63|
|Nonveteran-owned businesses in 2012 :||599|
|2010 population per square mile :||13.1|
|2010 land area in square miles :||744.97|
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People born in Lancaster (7)
People born in Lancaster, including George Hamlin Fitch, baseball player Iron Davis, NFL Player Hank A. Smith, .
- Ryan Vinz (American ice hockey player) he was born in 30/06/1985
- Olive P. Lester (American academic) she was born in 19/12/1903
- Julius Volker (American politician) he was born in 18/06/1903
- Kristen Romano (Puerto Rican swimmer) she was born in 24/09/1999
Schools in Lancaster
College & universities near Lancaster, NY
|485014||Empire Beauty School-Buffalo||Cheektowaga (NY)||14225-5177|
Amtrak & bus stations near Lancaster, NY
|BUF||Buffalo–Depew station||55 Dick Road||RAIL|
|BFX||Buffalo–Exchange Street||75 Exchange Street||RAIL|
|NFL||Niagara Falls Station and Customhouse Interpretive Center||27th St. and Lockport Rd.||RAIL|
|DUK||Dunkirk, New York||411 Central Ave.||BUS|
|FDN||Fredonia, New York||1 State University of New York||BUS|
Post offices near Lancaster
|Post Office Name||City||ZIP|
|Lancaster Post Office||Lancaster (NY)||14086|
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Distance to Other Cities
Lancaster distances to largest New York cities