Lancaster SnackAbility

5
/10
Overall SnackAbility
Jobs
6/10
Housing
7
Affordability
8
Diversity
8.5
Safety
4
Amenities
8.5
Education
6
Commute
4

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Lancaster, Texas Info Snack

Lancaster (/lekstr/ LANG-kiss-tr ) is a city in Dallas County, Texas, United States. The population was 36,361 at the 2010 census. Founded in 1852 as a frontier post, Lancaster is one of Dallas County's earliest settlements. Today, it is a suburban community located in the Dallas-Fort Worth Metroplex, approximately 15 miles (24 km) south of Downtown Dallas.
Population
38,871
Unemployment
7.7%
Poverty
17.1%
Median Home
$109,800
Median Income
$51,628
Median Rent
$967

Rankings for Lancaster in Texas

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3

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4

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5

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6

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7

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8

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9

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10

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Population 1,278,433

Map Of Lancaster, TX

Population over time in Lancaster

Year Population % Change
2017 38,871 1.2%
2016 38,426 0.7%
2015 38,152 1.1%
2014 37,731 1.7%
2013 37,087 2.2%
2012 36,271 3.1%
2011 35,187 2.9%
2010 34,186 -

Crime in Lancaster Per 100k

Crime Lancaster TX USA
Violent Crime 566.0 438.9 382.9
Murder 0.0 5.0 5.3
Robbery 239.6 114.0 98.0
Aggravated Assault 290.6 268.8 248.9
Property Crime 3179.1 2562.6 2362.0
Burglary 492.0 473.7 430.4
Larceny 2075.2 1848.5 1694.0
Car Theft 611.9 240.4 237.4

Race / Ethnicity in Lancaster

White
10.1% (3,932)
African American
67.9% (26,389)
American Indian
0.1% (37)
Asian
0.3% (131)
Hawaiian
0.1% (29)
Other
0.0% (18)
Two Or More
2.4% (944)
Hispanic
19.0% (7,391)
Race Lancaster TX USA
White 10.1% 42.9% 61.5%
African American 67.9% 11.7% 12.3%
American Indian 0.1% 0.2% 0.7%
Asian 0.3% 4.5% 5.3%
Hawaiian 0.1% 0.1% 0.2%
Other 0.0% 0.1% 0.2%
Two Or More 2.4% 1.6% 2.3%
Hispanic 19.0% 38.9% 17.6%

Household Income For Lancaster, Texas

Less than $10,000
5.7% (221,564)
$10,000 to $14,999
6.4% (248,774)
$15,000 to $24,999
9.6% (373,161)
$25,000 to $34,999
11.5% (447,016)
$35,000 to $49,999
14.3% (555,855)
$50,000 to $74,999
23.5% (913,468)
$75,000 to $99,999
13.2% (513,097)
$100,000 to $149,999
11.7% (454,790)
$150,000 to $199,999
2.7% (104,951)
$200,000 or more
1.4% (54,419)
Income Lancaster TX USA
Less than $10,000 5.7% 6.7% 6.7%
$10,000 to $14,999 6.4% 4.6% 4.9%
$15,000 to $24,999 9.6% 9.9% 9.8%
$25,000 to $34,999 11.5% 9.8% 9.5%
$35,000 to $49,999 14.3% 13.2% 13.0%
$50,000 to $74,999 23.5% 17.9% 17.7%
$75,000 to $99,999 13.2% 12.0% 12.3%
$100,000 to $149,999 11.7% 14.0% 14.1%
$150,000 to $199,999 2.7% 5.7% 5.8%
$200,000 or more 1.4% 6.3% 6.3%

Gender in Lancaster

Female
55.1% (21,415)
Male
44.9% (17,455)
Gender Lancaster TX USA
Female 55.1% 50.3% 50.8%
Male 44.9% 49.7% 49.2%

Highest level of educational attainment in Lancaster for adults over 25

< 9th Grade
3.7% (1,423)
9-12th Grade
9.0% (3,506)
High School / GED
29.4% (11,427)
Some College
30.1% (11,700)
Associate's Degree
9.3% (3,620)
Bachelor's Degree
13.3% (5,171)
Master's Degree
4.6% (1,779)
Professional Degree
0.6% (215)
Doctorate Degree
0.1% (25)
Education Lancaster TX USA
< 9th Grade 3.7% 8.7% 8.8%
9-12th Grade 9.0% 8.5% 7.2%
High School / GED 29.4% 25.1% 27.3%
Some College 30.1% 22.1% 20.8%
Associate's Degree 9.3% 6.9% 8.3%
Bachelor's Degree 13.3% 18.8% 19.1%
Master's Degree 4.6% 7.2% 8.4%
Professional Degree 0.6% 1.6% 2.0%
Doctorate Degree 0.1% 1.1% 1.4%

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