Lancaster, New Hampshire Population 2021

1,797
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Lancaster is a city located in Coos County New Hampshire. Lancaster has a 2020 population of 1,797. Lancaster is currently declining at a rate of 0.00% annually and its population has increased by 4.17% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 1,725 in 2010. Lancaster reached it's highest population of in .

The average household income in Lancaster is $67,966 with a poverty rate of 9.88%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $782 per month, and the median house value is $126,900. The median age in Lancaster is 44.1 years, 40.3 years for males, and 46.5 years for females.

Lancaster Demographics

According to the most recent ACS, the racial composition of Lancasterwas:

  • White: 96.27%
  • Black or African American: 1.28%
  • Other race: 0.89%
  • Asian: 0.83%
  • Two or more races: 0.72%
  • Native American: 0.00%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0.00%
The current population of Lancaster, New Hampshire is 1,797 based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates. The US Census estimates the 2018 population at 1,797.The last official US Census in 2010 recorded the population at 1,725.

Lancaster, New Hampshire Population 2021

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White1,73096.27%
Black or African American231.28%
Some Other Race160.89%
Asian150.83%
Two or More Races130.72%
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Lancaster Population by Race

Lancaster Population Pyramid $2021

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Lancaster Median Age

44.1


Total

40.3


Male

46.5


Female

Lancaster Adults

There are 1,456 adults, (425 of whom are seniors) in Lancaster.

Lancaster Age Dependency

74.3

Age Dependency Ratio

41.2

Old Age Dependency Ratio

33.1

Child Dependency Ratio

Lancaster Sex Ratio

Female

869

48.36%

Male

928

51.64%

Lancaster Population by Age

Lancaster Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

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Lancaster Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Non Family41.9%58.1%
All60.8%39.2%
Married66.7%33.3%
Female80%20%
Male100%0%

60.8%

Rate of Home Ownership

Lancaster Households and Families

Type Count Average Size Owned
All7452.2760.8
Non Family3031.2641.9
Married2942.5566.7
Female903.3880
Male584.38100

2.93

Average Family Size

2.27

Average Household Size

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Lancaster Households by Type

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Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade473.74%
9th to 12th Grade413.26%
High School Graduate51040.57%
Some College22918.22%
Associates Degree14511.54%
Bachelors Degree14311.38%
Graduate Degree14211.30%
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Lancaster Educational Attainment by Sex (over 25)

Lancaster Educational Attainment by Race

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Race Total High School Bachelors
White1,1901,102272
Black232313
Hispanic1616
Other Race1616
Asian1515
2+ Races1313

The highest rate of high school graduation is among black people with a rate of 100.00%.

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among black people with a rate of 56.52%.

Lancaster Educational Attainment by Race

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Name Average Male Female
Overall$33,787$41,532$30,089
Less Than 9th Grade$$$16,250
High School Graduate$30,857$45,250$26,332
Some College$30,938$32,143$28,911
Bachelors Degree$45,950$$46,700
Graduate Degree$$$

$33,787

Average Earnings

$41,532

Average Male

$30,089

Average Female

Lancaster Earnings by Educational Attainment

Lancaster Language by Age

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Lancaster Language

96.71% of Lancaster residents speak only English, while 3.29% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Other Indo-European, which is spoken by 1.76% of the population.

Lancaster Language

Lancaster Poverty by Race

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Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White1,6371579.59%
Black231043.48%

9.88%

Overall Poverty Rate

8.99%

Male Poverty Rate

10.86%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Lancaster

The race most likely to be in poverty in Lancaster is Black, with 43.48% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Lancaster is White, with 9.59% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 0.00%. Among those working part-time, it was 9.44%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 25.00%.

Lancaster Poverty

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Name Poverty
High School21.13%
Some College6.05%
Bachelors or Greater0.00%
Less Than 9th Grade0.00%

Lancaster Poverty Rate by Education

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Rate Poverty
Male Unemployed14.63%
Male Employed1.24%
Female Unemployed0.00%
Female Employed0.00%

Lancaster Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Lancaster Income by Household Type

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Name Median Mean
Households$56,836$67,966
Families$70,357$82,343
Married Families$86,944-
Non Families$36,875$46,166
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Income by Household Type

Lancaster Marital Status

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Marriage Rates

40.6%

Overall Marriage Rate

43.6%

Male Marriage Rate

37.7%

Female Marriage Rate

Lancaster Married by Age and Sex

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Lancaster Marriage

The age group where males are most likely to be married is 55-64, while the female age group most likely to be married is 45-54.

Lancaster Marital Status by Race

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Lancaster Marital Status

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108

Number of Veterans

82

Male Veterans

26

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Second Gulf War30
Vietnam24
Korea17
First Gulf War11
World War II7

Lancaster Veterans by War

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Age Group Veterans
75+38
65 to 7429
18 to 3421
35 to 5411
55 to 649

Lancaster Veterans by Age

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Name Veterans % of Total
White1017.27%
2+ Races753.85%

Lancaster Veterans by Race

Lancaster Veterans by Education

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0.00%

Veteran Poverty Rate

63.33%

Veteran Disability Rate

Lancaster Veterans by Education

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66.5%

Labor Force Participation

62.5%

Employment Rate

6.1%

Unemployment Rate

Lancaster Employment by Age

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Lancaster Employment by Race

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Lancaster Employment by Education

Origin of Non-Citizens

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Non citizens include legal permanent residents (green card holders), international students, temporary workers, humanitarian migrants, and illegal immigrants.

Origin of Naturalized Citizens

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54.15%

Born in Lancaster

97.27%

Native Born

2.73%

Foreign Born

2.11%

Non Citizen

0.61%

Naturalized

Place of Birth

97.27% of Lancaster residents were born in the United States, with 54.15% having been born in New Hampshire. 2.11% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Europe.

Lancaster Place of Birth

Note: 2020 and 2021 data is projected
Year Population Growth Annual Growth Rate
20211,7970.00%
20201,7970.00%
20191,797-17-0.94%
20181,814844.86%
20171,730-36-2.04%
20161,76634924.63%
20151,417-97-6.41%
20141,514-10-0.66%
20131,524-51-3.24%
20121,575-269-14.59%
20111,8441196.90%
20101,7250.00%

Lancaster Population by Year