Lancaster is a city located in Los Angeles County California. Lancaster has a 2020 population of 154,538. Lancaster is currently declining at a rate of -0.66% annually and its population has decreased by -1.46% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 156,824 in 2010.
The average household income in Lancaster is $70,646 with a poverty rate of 21.71%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $1,215 per month, and the median house value is $261,400. The median age in Lancaster is 32.6 years, 31.2 years for males, and 34 years for females.
According to the most recent ACS, the racial composition of Lancasterwas:
The highest rate of high school graduation is among white people with a rate of 92.83%.
The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among asian people with a rate of 44.46%.
74.60% of Lancaster residents speak only English, while 25.40% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 20.89% of the population.
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The race most likely to be in poverty in Lancaster is Native, with 33.71% below the poverty level.
The race least likely to be in poverty in Lancaster is Other, with NaN% below the poverty level.
The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 2.70%. Among those working part-time, it was 17.11%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 34.25%.
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Non citizens include legal permanent residents (green card holders), international students, temporary workers, humanitarian migrants, and illegal immigrants.
Born in Lancaster
89.38% of Lancaster residents were born in the United States, with 76.12% having been born in California. 4.19% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Latin America.
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