Lancaster Grant County, Wisconsin

Lancaster: City in Grant County, Wisconsin, United States

About

Lancaster is a city located in the county of Grant in the U.S. state of Wisconsin. Its population at the 2010 census was 3,868 and a population density of 1,272 people per km². After 10 years in 2020 city had an estimated population of 3,700 inhabitants.

The city was created 185 years ago in 1836.

Lancaster Quick Facts

Population : 3,700 (2020)
Country : United States of America
State : Wisconsin (United States)
County : Grant County
Postal code : 53813
Phone Area Codes : 608
Area : 3.04 km2
Altitude : 1,099 feet / 335 meters
Capital city : Lancaster is capital of Grant County
Establishment : January 01, 1837 (185 years ago)
Time Zone : America/Chicago
Local time : 21:33:41 (28th May 2022)
Density : 1,217 Pop. per km² as of 2020
Population growth : -4.54% (2010-2020)
Lancaster locator map
Location of Lancaster on Wisconsin map.
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Geography

Lancaster is located at 42°50'51"N 90°42'38"W (42.8474900, -90.7106800).

Lancaster map

Demographics

According to census records, the population of Lancaster decreased by 4.54% in 10 years.

Year Population % Change Method
2010 3,868 - census
2011 3,852 -0.42% estimation process
2012 3,822 -0.78% estimation process
2013 3,814 -0.21% estimation process
2014 3,776 -1.01% estimation process
2015 3,770 -0.16% estimation process
2016 3,747 -0.61% estimation process
2017 3,740 -0.19% estimation process
2018 3,724 -0.43% estimation process
2019 3,701 -0.62% estimation process
2020 3,700 -0.03% estimation process

Lancaster zip code is 53813. County name: Grant, County fips: 55043

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People born in Lancaster (7)

People born in Lancaster, including Marine Corps general Carson Abel Roberts, football player Dave Schreiner, 12th Commandant of the Marine Corps George Barnett, .

List

  • Karl L. Signell (American writer) he was born in 01/01/1933
  • Phil Garthwaite (American politician) he was born in 06/10/1972
  • William Simon U'Ren (American politician) he was born in 01/01/1859
  • Helen Arthur (American theater manager) she was born in 29/03/1879

Schools in Lancaster

College & universities near Lancaster, WI

Code Name City ZIP
239910 Southwest Wisconsin Technical College Fennimore (WI) 53809-9778
240462 University of Wisconsin-Platteville Platteville (WI) 53818-3099
153126 Clarke University Dubuque (IA) 52001-3198
153302 Emmaus Bible College Dubuque (IA) 52001-3096
153825 Loras College Dubuque (IA) 52004-0178

Stations (4)

Amtrak & bus stations near Lancaster, WI

Code Name Address Type
MSN Madison, Wisconsin 800 Langdon St. BUS
WDL Wisconsin Dells Superior and La Crosse Sts. RAIL
SMD Madison (South), Wisconsin Hwy 51 & East Broadway Ave. BUS
LSE La Crosse St. Andrew and Caledonia Streets RAIL

Post offices near Lancaster

Post Office Name City ZIP
Lancaster Post Office Lancaster (WI) 53813

Other places with the same name (15)

Other cities in Grant County

Cities, Towns, Neighborhoods & Other Populated Places in Grant County , WI. (more)

City Name Population Title
Jamestown 2,122 Town in Wisconsin, United States
Buena Vista 1,820 Unincorporated community in the Town of Delafield, Waukesha County, Wisconsin
Platteville 1,470 City in Grant County, Wisconsin
Dickeyville 1,020 Village in Grant County, Wisconsin
Preston 980 Preston is a city in Grant County, Wisconsin
Potosi 887 Civil town in Grant County, Wisconsin
Arthur 791 Township in Chippewa County, Wisconsin
Beetown 763 Unincorporated community in the Town of Beetown, Grant County, Wisconsin
Fennimore 601 City in Grant County, Wisconsin
Mount Ida 570 Human settlement in Grant County, Wisconsin, United States of America
Ellenboro 538 Human settlement in Grant County, Wisconsin, United States of America
Hickory Grove 464 Human settlement in Grant County, Wisconsin, United States of America
Cassville 430 Village in Grant County, Wisconsin
Blue River 418 Human settlement in Grant County, Wisconsin, United States of America
Glen Haven 408 Human settlement in Grant County, Wisconsin, United States of America
Boscobel 400 Fourth-class city in Grant County, Wisconsin

Distance to Other Cities

Lancaster distances to largest Wisconsin cities