Lancaster Erie County, New York

Lancaster: Town in Erie County, New York

Lancaster locator map
Location of Lancaster on New York map.


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 9 years in 2019 city had an estimated population of 10,109 inhabitants.

The town was created 188 years ago in 1832.


Lancaster is located at 42°54'2"N 78°40'13"W (42.9006100, -78.6703100).

Warren Hull House Aug 10 image
Warren Hull House Aug 10


Lancaster forecast: Mostly sunny, with a high near 73. more

Warren Hull House Aug 10 image

Lancaster map

Lancaster Quick Facts

Population : 10,109 (2019)
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 (188 years ago)
Time Zone : America/New_York
Local time : 18:38:57 (2nd August 2021)
Density : 266 Pop. per km² as of 2019
Population growth : -2.4% (2010-2019)
Weather : 73℉ Mostly Sunny 7-days weather


According to census records, the population of Lancaster decreased by 2.4% in 9 years.

Year Population % Change Method
2010 10,352 - census
2011 10,264 -0.86% estimation process
2012 10,238 -0.25% estimation process
2013 10,231 -0.07% estimation process
2014 10,218 -0.13% estimation process
2015 10,171 -0.46% estimation process
2016 10,147 -0.24% estimation process
2017 10,110 -0.37% estimation process
2018 10,117 0.07% estimation process
2019 10,109 -0.08% estimation process

Lancaster zip code is 14086. County name: Erie, County fips: 36029

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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, you can see a list of people who born in Lancaster.


College & universities near Lancaster

Code Name City ZIP
485014 Empire Beauty School-Buffalo Cheektowaga (NY) 14225-5177

Stations (7)

Amtrak & bus stations near Lancaster

Code Name Address Type
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

Other places with the same name (14)

Other cities in Erie County

Cities, Towns, Neighborhoods & Other Populated Places in Erie County , NY. (more)

City Name Population Title
Buffalo 255,284 County seat city in Erie County, New York, USA
Amherst 126,082 Town in New York, United States
Cheektowaga 85,884 Town in Erie County, New York, United States
Tonawanda 71,675 City in the state of New York, USA
Mount Vernon 67,345 City in Westchester County, New York, United States
West Seneca 45,224 Town in Erie County, New York
Brighton 35,928 Town in Monroe County, New York, USA
Clarence 32,906 Town in Erie County, New York, United States
East Amherst 24,914
Grand Island 21,420 Town in New York
Lackawanna 17,720 City in New York, USA
Kenmore 15,020 City in Erie County, New York, United States of America
Eggertsville 15,019
Depew 15,011 City in Creek County, Oklahoma, United States of America
Elma 11,775 City in New York, United States of America
Hamburg 9,712 Town in Erie County, New York, United States

Distance to Other Cities

Lancaster distances to largest New York cities

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