Lancaster SnackAbility

6
/10
Overall SnackAbility
Jobs
6/10
Housing
8.5
Affordability
4
Diversity
10
Safety
5
Amenities
9
Education
5
Commute
4

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Lancaster, California Info Snack

Lancaster /læn.kæstr/ is a charter city in northern Los Angeles County, in the Antelope Valley of the western Mojave Desert in Southern California. As of 2013, Lancaster was the 31st largest city in California. Lancaster is part of a twin city complex with its southern neighbor Palmdale and together they are the principal cities within the Antelope Valley region and California's High Desert.
Population
160,113
Unemployment
8.0%
Poverty
23.3%
Median Home
$213,100
Median Income
$49,314
Median Rent
$1,133

Rankings for Lancaster in California

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Map Of Lancaster, CA

Population over time in Lancaster

Year Population % Change
2017 160,113 0.3%
2016 159,651 -0.1%
2015 159,774 0.4%
2014 159,092 1.1%
2013 157,368 1.2%
2012 155,496 1.8%
2011 152,678 2.0%
2010 149,709 -

Crime in Lancaster Per 100k

Crime Lancaster CA USA
Violent Crime 758.8 449.3 382.9
Murder 9.3 4.6 5.3
Robbery 209.8 143.2 98.0
Aggravated Assault 489.9 264.2 248.9
Property Crime 2065.3 2496.7 2362.0
Burglary 582.0 446.9 430.4
Larceny 1078.7 1623.9 1694.0
Car Theft 404.6 425.9 237.4

Race / Ethnicity in Lancaster

White
32.0% (51,276)
African American
21.3% (34,026)
American Indian
0.2% (400)
Asian
4.1% (6,544)
Hawaiian
0.2% (263)
Other
0.2% (260)
Two Or More
3.0% (4,872)
Hispanic
39.0% (62,472)
Race Lancaster CA USA
White 32.0% 37.9% 61.5%
African American 21.3% 5.5% 12.3%
American Indian 0.2% 0.4% 0.7%
Asian 4.1% 13.9% 5.3%
Hawaiian 0.2% 0.4% 0.2%
Other 0.2% 0.2% 0.2%
Two Or More 3.0% 2.9% 2.3%
Hispanic 39.0% 38.8% 17.6%

Household Income For Lancaster, California

Less than $10,000
13.3% (2,129,502)
$10,000 to $14,999
4.9% (784,553)
$15,000 to $24,999
8.1% (1,296,915)
$25,000 to $34,999
9.1% (1,457,028)
$35,000 to $49,999
15.2% (2,433,717)
$50,000 to $74,999
18.5% (2,962,090)
$75,000 to $99,999
12.1% (1,937,367)
$100,000 to $149,999
11.5% (1,841,299)
$150,000 to $199,999
4.3% (688,485)
$200,000 or more
2.9% (464,327)
Income Lancaster CA USA
Less than $10,000 13.3% 5.4% 6.7%
$10,000 to $14,999 4.9% 4.7% 4.9%
$15,000 to $24,999 8.1% 8.6% 9.8%
$25,000 to $34,999 9.1% 8.3% 9.5%
$35,000 to $49,999 15.2% 11.4% 13.0%
$50,000 to $74,999 18.5% 16.3% 17.7%
$75,000 to $99,999 12.1% 12.2% 12.3%
$100,000 to $149,999 11.5% 15.7% 14.1%
$150,000 to $199,999 4.3% 7.8% 5.8%
$200,000 or more 2.9% 9.7% 6.3%

Gender in Lancaster

Female
50.1% (80,288)
Male
49.9% (79,824)
Gender Lancaster CA USA
Female 50.1% 50.3% 50.8%
Male 49.9% 49.7% 49.2%

Highest level of educational attainment in Lancaster for adults over 25

< 9th Grade
7.6% (12,192)
9-12th Grade
10.1% (16,178)
High School / GED
29.7% (47,518)
Some College
27.3% (43,723)
Associate's Degree
9.3% (14,811)
Bachelor's Degree
10.4% (16,655)
Master's Degree
4.6% (7,392)
Professional Degree
0.6% (1,014)
Doctorate Degree
0.4% (625)
Education Lancaster CA USA
< 9th Grade 7.6% 9.7% 8.8%
9-12th Grade 10.1% 7.8% 7.2%
High School / GED 29.7% 20.6% 27.3%
Some College 27.3% 21.5% 20.8%
Associate's Degree 9.3% 7.8% 8.3%
Bachelor's Degree 10.4% 20.4% 19.1%
Master's Degree 4.6% 8.2% 8.4%
Professional Degree 0.6% 2.4% 2.0%
Doctorate Degree 0.4% 1.6% 1.4%

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