South Lancaster, Massachusetts Population 2020

1,588
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South Lancaster is a city located in Massachusetts. South Lancaster has a 2020 population of 1,588. South Lancaster is currently declining at a rate of 0.00% annually and its population has decreased by -16.16% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 1,894 in 2010. South Lancaster reached it's highest population of 1,988 in 2011.

The average household income in South Lancaster is $81,673 with a poverty rate of 5.54%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $831 per month, and the median house value is $283,900. The median age in South Lancaster is 56.8 years, 58.3 years for males, and 56.4 years for females. For every 100 females there are 100.5 males.

South Lancaster Demographics

According to the most recent ACS, the racial composition of South Lancaster was:

  • White: 88.10%
  • Asian: 7.12%
  • Two or more races: 3.40%
  • Black or African American: 1.39%
  • Native American: 0.00%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0.00%
  • Other race: 0.00%
The current population of South Lancaster, Massachusetts is 1,588, based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates. The US Census estimates the 2018 population at 1,588.The last official US Census in 2010 recorded the population at 1,894.

South Lancaster, Massachusetts Population 2020

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White1,39988.10%
Asian1137.12%
Two or More Races543.40%
Black or African American221.39%
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South Lancaster Population Pyramid 2020

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South Lancaster Median Age

56.8


Total

58.3


Male

56.4


Female

South Lancaster Adults

There are 1,331 adults, (566 of whom are seniors) in South Lancaster.

South Lancaster Age Dependency

107.6

Age Dependency Ratio

74

Old Age Dependency Ratio

33.6

Child Dependency Ratio

South Lancaster Sex Ratio

Female

792

49.87%

Male

796

50.13%

South Lancaster Households and Families

South Lancaster Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

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South Lancaster Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Male100%0%
Married82.1%17.9%
Female73.3%26.7%
All62%38%
Non Family19.7%80.3%

62.0%

Rate of Home Ownership

Type Count Average Size Owned
All7192.2162
Married3852.6982.1
Non Family2341.1919.7
Female603.1773.3
Male402.13100

2.66

Average Family Size

2.21

Average Household Size

2.2%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

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South Lancaster Education

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Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade816.09%
9th to 12th Grade181.35%
High School Graduate24818.63%
Some College21316.00%
Associates Degree14410.82%
Bachelors Degree48636.51%
Graduate Degree14110.59%
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South Lancaster Educational Attainment by Race

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Name Total High School Bachelors
White1,0441,011442
Hispanic1237959
Asian113113113
Multiple Races292913
Black22

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

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among asian people with a rate of 100.00%.

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Name Average Male Female
Overall$45,526$52,158$26,042
Less Than High School$$$
High School Grad$34,792$$
Some College$22,031$$25,903
Bachelors Degree$55,250$78,114$
Graduate Degree$$$

$45,526

Average Earnings

$52,158

Average Male

$26,042

Average Female

South Lancaster Language

South Lancaster Language by Age

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South Lancaster Language

75.10% of South Lancaster residents speak only English, while 24.90% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 11.00% of the population.

South Lancaster Poverty

South Lancaster Poverty by Race

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Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White1,228685.54%
Asian1132017.70%

5.54%

Overall Poverty Rate

6.78%

Male Poverty Rate

4.29%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in South Lancaster

The race most likely to be in poverty in South Lancaster is Asian, with 17.70% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in South Lancaster is White, with 5.54% 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 12.70%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 10.06%.

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Name Poverty
High School21.77%
Some College3.92%
Bachelors or Greater3.19%
Less Than High School0.00%
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Name Poverty
Female Unemployed0.00%
Male Unemployed100.00%
Female Employed0.00%
Male Employed0.00%

South Lancaster Income

South Lancaster Income by Household Type

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Name Median Mean
Households$67,107$81,673
Families$91,438$100,672
Married Families$108,917-
Non Families$36,190$41,960
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South Lancaster Marital Status

South Lancaster Marital Status

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Marriage Rates

56.0%

Overall Marriage Rate

57.0%

Male Marriage Rate

55.0%

Female Marriage Rate

South Lancaster Married by Age and Sex

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South 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 55-64.

South Lancaster Marital Status by Race

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South Lancaster Veterans

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82

Number of Veterans

82

Male Veterans

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Vietnam41
First Gulf War22
World War II19
Korea
Second Gulf War
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Age Group Veterans
65 to 7441
35 to 5422
75+19
55 to 64
18 to 34
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Name Veterans % of Total
White605.14%
Black22100.00%

South Lancaster Veterans by Education

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0.00%

Veteran Poverty Rate

46.34%

Veteran Disability Rate

South Lancaster Employment Status

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59.4%

Labor Force Participation

56.7%

Employment Rate

4.6%

Unemployment Rate

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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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59.19%

Born in Massachusetts

88.29%

Native Born

11.71%

Foreign Born

8.50%

Non Citizen

Place of Birth

88.29% of South Lancaster residents were born in the United States, with 59.19% having been born in Massachusetts. 8.50% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Asia.

Year Population Growth Annual Growth Rate
20201,5880.00%
20191,5880.00%
20181,588-250-13.60%
20171,838744.20%
20161,764-98-5.26%
20151,862502.76%
20141,812784.50%
20131,734-161-8.50%
20121,895-93-4.68%
20111,988944.96%
20101,8940.00%