Lancaster Information

Travel info, sports, demographic data, and general statistics about the city of Lancaster, OH

General Lancaster Information

State: Ohio

County: Fairfield County

Close cities: Baltimore, OH, Columbus, OH, West-Rushville, OH, Rushville, OH, Sugar Grove, OH, Pleasantville, OH, Bremen, OH, Thurston, OH, Amanda, OH, Carroll, OH

Lancaster Population (census data)
Total 36,950 (+4.2% since 2000)
Male 17,488 (47.3%)
Female 19,462 (52.7%)

Population Density: 2,045 people per sq. mile

Cost of Living Index: 79.8 (US Avg is 100)

Lancaster Elevation: 860 feet above sea level

Land Area: 18.1 square miles

Median Household Income: $41,012

Zip Codes: 43130.

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Lancaster Demographic Data

Ethnic Information:
  • White Non-Hispanic (96.8%)
  • Two or more races (1.0%)
  • American Indian (0.8%)
  • Hispanic (0.8%)
  • Black (0.6%)
Ancestry Information:
  • German (27.6%)
  • United States (15.2%)
  • Irish (13.4%)
  • English (8.7%)
  • Italian (3.1%)
  • Dutch (2.9%)

Local Lancaster Sports Teams

Major League Baseball: Pittsburgh Pirates, Cincinnati Reds, Cleveland Indians
NFL Football: Cincinnati Bengals, Cleveland Browns
NBA Basketball: Cleveland Cavaliers, Detroit Pistons
NHL Hockey: Columbus Blue Jackets
NCAA Sports: Ohio University, Ohio State University

Lancaster School Information

High Schools
Fairfield Union High School (6401 Cincinnati Zanesville Road, Lancaster, OH, 43130 - Fairfield Union Local District)
Fairfield Union Junior High School (6401 Cincinnati Zanesville Road, Lancaster, OH, 43130 - Fairfield Union Local District)
General Sherman Junior High School (701 Union Street, Lancaster, OH, 43130 - Lancaster City District)
Lancaster High School & Stanbery Campus High School (1312 Granville Pike, Lancaster, OH, 43130 - Lancaster City District)
Thomas Ewing Junior High School (825 E Fair Avenue, Lancaster, OH, 43130 - Lancaster City District)
Elementary Schools
Cedar Heights Elementary School (1515 Cedar Hill Road, Lancaster, OH, 43130 - Lancaster City District)
East Elementary School (751 E Wheeling Street, Lancaster, OH, 43130 - Lancaster City District)
Medill Elementary School (1151 James Road, Lancaster, OH, 43130 - Lancaster City District)
Sanderson Elementary School (1450 Marietta Road NE, Lancaster, OH, 43130 - Lancaster City District)
South Elementary School (220 E Walnut Street, Lancaster, OH, 43130 - Lancaster City District)
Tallmadge Elementary School (611 Lewis Avenue, Lancaster, OH, 43130 - Lancaster City District)
Tarhe Elementary School (425 Whittier Drive N, Lancaster, OH, 43130 - Lancaster City District)
West Elementary School (625 Garfield Avenue, Lancaster, OH, 43130 - Lancaster City District)
Other/Private Schools
Lancaster Digital Academy (111 South Broad Street, Lancaster, OH, 43130 - Lancaster Digital Academy District)
Lancaster Fairfield Alternative School (320 E Locust Street, Lancaster, OH, 43130 - Lancaster Fairfield Alternative School District)

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