Lancaster, OH
Quality of Life, Demographics, And Statistics

Demographics | Crime | Cost Of Living
Updated: 2022-04-08
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Lancaster, Ohio Info Snack

Population
40,438
Unemployment
4.8%
Poverty
16.3%
Median Home
$131,700
Median Income
$44,794
Median Rent
$835

Lancaster SnackAbility

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

Lancaster, OH Crime Report

1,313
Total Crimes
3,226.0
Total Crimes / 100k People
37.51%
Above National Average
Statistic Count
Raw
Lancaster
/ 100k People
Ohio
/ 100k People
National
/ 100k People
Total Crimes Per 100K 1,313 3,226.0 2,159.1 2,346.0
Violent Crime 101 248.2 308.8 387.8
Murder 0 0.0 7.0 6.5
Robbery 20 49.1 66.9 73.9
Aggravated Assault 55 135.1 191.6 279.7
Property Crime 1,212 2,977.9 1,850.3 1,958.2
Burglary 112 275.2 318.8 314.2
Larceny 1,028 2,525.8 1,359.8 1,398.0
Car Theft 72 176.9 171.7 246.0

Lancaster, OH Cost Of Living

86
Lancaster's Overall Cost Of Living
0.9x
Lower Than The National Average
Living Expense Lancaster Ohio National Average
Overall 86 90 100
Services 94 100 100
Groceries 99 99 100
Health 96 100 100
Housing 68 74 100
Transportation 99 102 100
Utilities 86 93 100

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Rankings for Lancaster in Ohio

Map Of Lancaster, OH

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Population over time in Lancaster

Year Population % Change
2020 40,438 1.2%
2019 39,942 0.5%
2018 39,732 0.6%
2017 39,483 0.4%
2016 39,312 0.5%
2015 39,105 0.4%
2014 38,948 0.4%
2013 38,801 0.1%
2012 38,768 0.3%
2011 38,657 -

Race / Ethnicity in Lancaster

White
91.7% (37,083)
African American
1.8% (727)
American Indian
0.1% (39)
Asian
0.3% (129)
Hawaiian
0.1% (39)
Other
0.0% (15)
Two Or More
4.1% (1,670)
Hispanic
1.8% (736)
Race Lancaster OH USA
White 91.7% 78.3% 60.1%
African American 1.8% 12.2% 12.2%
American Indian 0.1% 0.1% 0.6%
Asian 0.3% 2.3% 5.6%
Hawaiian 0.1% 0.0% 0.2%
Other 0.0% 0.3% 0.3%
Two Or More 4.1% 2.9% 2.8%
Hispanic 1.8% 3.9% 18.2%

Gender in Lancaster

Female
50.5% (20,439)
Male
49.5% (19,999)
Gender Lancaster OH USA
Female 50.5% 51.0% 50.8%
Male 49.5% 49.0% 49.2%

Highest level of educational attainment in Lancaster for adults over 25

< 9th Grade
4.0% (1,617)
9-12th Grade
8.0% (3,235)
High School / GED
40.0% (16,175)
Some College
21.0% (8,491)
Associate's Degree
9.0% (3,639)
Bachelor's Degree
12.0% (4,852)
Master's Degree
4.0% (1,617)
Professional Degree
1.0% (404)
Doctorate Degree
1.0% (404)
Education Lancaster OH USA
< 9th Grade 4.0% 2.0% 5.0%
9-12th Grade 8.0% 7.0% 7.0%
High School / GED 40.0% 33.0% 27.0%
Some College 21.0% 20.0% 20.0%
Associate's Degree 9.0% 9.0% 9.0%
Bachelor's Degree 12.0% 18.0% 20.0%
Master's Degree 4.0% 8.0% 9.0%
Professional Degree 1.0% 2.0% 2.0%
Doctorate Degree 1.0% 1.0% 1.0%

Household Income For Lancaster, Ohio

Less than $10,000
5.5% (223,685)
$10,000 to $14,999
5.3% (215,820)
$15,000 to $24,999
15.1% (612,063)
$25,000 to $34,999
12.2% (494,075)
$35,000 to $49,999
15.9% (642,052)
$50,000 to $74,999
17.6% (713,091)
$75,000 to $99,999
13.2% (533,650)
$100,000 to $149,999
10.2% (413,696)
$150,000 to $199,999
3.3% (133,228)
$200,000 or more
1.5% (62,435)
Income Lancaster OH USA
Less than $10,000 5.5% 6.6% 5.8%
$10,000 to $14,999 5.3% 4.4% 4.1%
$15,000 to $24,999 15.1% 9.5% 8.5%
$25,000 to $34,999 12.2% 9.6% 8.6%
$35,000 to $49,999 15.9% 13.3% 12.0%
$50,000 to $74,999 17.6% 18.4% 17.2%
$75,000 to $99,999 13.2% 13.0% 12.8%
$100,000 to $149,999 10.2% 14.4% 15.6%
$150,000 to $199,999 3.3% 5.6% 7.1%
$200,000 or more 1.5% 5.2% 8.3%

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