Lancaster Lancaster County, Pennsylvania
Lancaster: City in central Lancaster County, Pennsylvania, United States
Lancaster is a city located in the county of Lancaster in the U.S. state of Pennsylvania. Its population at the 2010 census was 16,149 and a population density of 848 people per km². After 10 years in 2020 city had an estimated population of 17,106 inhabitants.
The city was created 292 years ago in 1729.
Lancaster Quick Facts
|Population :||17,106 (2020)|
|Country :||United States of America|
|State :||Pennsylvania (United States)|
|County :||Lancaster 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 (292 years ago)|
|Time Zone :||America/New_York|
|Local time :||13:19:11 (20th May 2022)|
|Postal code :||17601|
|Density :||898 Pop. per km² as of 2020|
|Population growth :||5.59% (2010-2020)|
Lancaster is located at 40°2'16"N 76°18'20"W (40.0378800, -76.3055100).
- Official Website
Official website of Lancaster
The population of Lancaster increased by 5.59% in 10 years.
Best Things to Do in Lancaster
1 Dutch Wonderland
2249 Lincoln Hwy E, Lancaster, PA 17602, United States ➦ Show Map
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2 Lancaster Central Market
23 N Market St, Lancaster, PA 17603, United States ➦ Show Map
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3 The Amish Farm and House
2395 Covered Bridge Dr, Lancaster, PA 17602, United States ➦ Show Map
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4 Long's Park
Harrisburg Pike, US-30, Lancaster, PA 17601, United States ➦ Show Map
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5 Go N Bananas Family Fun Center
1170 Garfield Ave, Lancaster, PA 17601, United States ➦ Show Map
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Where ot Eat in Lancaster
1 Dutch Apple Dinner Theatre
510 Centerville Rd, Lancaster, PA 17601, United States ➦ Show Map
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Where to Stay in Lancaster
1 Lancaster Budget Host Inn
2140 Lincoln Hwy E, Lancaster, PA 17602, United States ➦ Show Map
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Other Places in Lancaster
1 US Agricultural Department
1383 Arcadia Rd, Lancaster, PA 17601, United States ➦ Show Map
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People born in Lancaster (200)
- 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, PA
|215053||Pennsylvania College of Art and Design||Lancaster (PA)||17608-0059|
Amtrak & bus stations near Lancaster, PA
|LNC||Lancaster station||53 McGovern Avenue||RAIL|
|MJY||Mount Joy||East Henry St. and North Market St.||RAIL|
|ELT||Elizabethtown station||South Wilson Avenue at West High Street||RAIL|
|PAR||Parkesburg||W. First and S. Culvert Streets||RAIL|
|MID||Middletown||Union Street and Mill Street||RAIL|
Post offices near Lancaster
|Post Office Name||City||ZIP|
|Downtown Lancaster Post Office||Lancaster (PA)||17603|
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Other cities in Lancaster County
Cities, Towns, Neighborhoods & Other Populated Places in Lancaster County , PA. (more)
|Hempfield||40,558||Unincorporated community in Lancaster County, Pennsylvania|
|West Lampeter||15,983||Township of Pennsylvania|
|Ephrata||13,801||City of the state Washington, United States|
|Elizabethtown||11,494||Borough in northwestern Lancaster County, Pennsylvania|
|Columbia||10,295||Borough in western Lancaster County, Pennsylvania, United States|
|Lititz||10,022||Borough in northern Lancaster County, Pennsylvania|
|Conewago||8,536||Unincorporated community in Lancaster County, Pennsylvania|
|Millersville||8,289||City in Lancaster County, Pennsylvania, United States|
|Mount Joy||8,071||Borough in northwestern Lancaster County, Pennsylvania|
|Willow Street||7,578||Census designated place|
|Clay||6,939||Census-designated place in Lancaster County, Pennsylvania|
|East Earl||6,899||Township in northeastern Lancaster County, Pennsylvania|
|Leacock||5,783||Township in Lancaster County, Pennsylvania|
|Union||5,661||Township in southeastern Union County, Pennsylvania|
|New Holland||5,547||Borough in Lancaster County, Pennsylvania, United States|
|Pequea||5,448||Unincorporated community in Lancaster County, Pennsylvania|
Distance to Other Cities
Lancaster distances to largest Pennsylvania cities