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People

Total Population 3,811
Male Share of the Population 47.3%
Female Share of the Population 52.7%
Senior Citizens 22.8%
Employed Population 16+ 1,716
Age of the Population 41

Families

% of people married 52%
Average household size 2

Education and Earnings

Population % with Bachelor Degree or Higher 23.4%
Median Earnings25+ $0
Median Earnings Without High School Qualification $0
Median Earnings With High School Degree $0

Wealth

Median Family Income $65,718
% Above Poverty Level 88.9%
% Below Poverty Level 11.1%

Commute & Sprawl

Average Commute Time 16 minutes
% Working from Home 3%
% Walking and Biking to Work 2.9%
% Using Public Transportation 0.3%

Housing

People Living Alone 39.5%
Median Gross Rent $516
Median House Value $127,700

Ancestry

Other(often includes Hispanic and African American) 5.4%
US/American 0%
English 13.2%
Irish 13.1%

Source: American Community Survey, U.S. Census Bureau, 2015, www.census.gov/programs-surveys/acs/.

Lancaster Almanac

Category Value
Nearest Medium City 24 miles N of Dubuque, Iowa (center to center)
Nearest Large City 142 miles W of Milwaukee, Wisconsin
County Grant
Standard Zip Codes 53813
Phone Area Codes 608
Time Zone Central (-6 hours from GMT)
Daylight Savings The city observes Daylight Saving Time.
Latitude 42.847
Longitude -90.71

Lancaster Climate

Nearest Weather Stations

Notes:

  • Temp ranges are avg daily min and max for the month
  • Precipitation is rainfall (and rainfall equiv of snowfall)

Station LANCASTER 4 WSW
Distance 3.8 miles
Jan Temp 6 to 23 F
Apr Temp 36 to 56 F
Jul Temp 62 to 80 F
Oct Temp 40 to 58 F
Annual Precip 33.7 inches
Station PLATTEVILLE
Distance 14.1 miles
Jan Temp 7 to 25 F
Apr Temp 35 to 58 F
Jul Temp 61 to 83 F
Oct Temp 39 to 61 F
Annual Precip 36.1 inches
Station GUTTENBERG L & D 10
Distance 20.3 miles
Jan Temp 8 to 27 F
Apr Temp 39 to 59 F
Jul Temp 64 to 85 F
Oct Temp 42 to 62 F
Annual Precip 32.9 inches

Nearby Cities and Towns

Location Population Median Family Income
Bloomington 809 $50,469
Fennimore 2,465 $51,198
Mount Hope 164 $51,786
Patch Grove 129 $49,063
Platteville 11,740 $67,176
Potosi 709 $66,875

Source: American Community Survey, U.S. Census Bureau, 2015, www.census.gov/programs-surveys/acs/.

Lancaster Public Libraries

Library
Schreiner Memorial Library
113 W. ELM ST.
Lancaster, Wisconsin
(608) 723-7304

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Lancaster High Schools

LANCASTER HI
806 E ELM ST
608-723-2173
Serves 423 students.
Student/teacher ratio: 14

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