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Demographics

People

Total Population3,831
Male Share of the Population44.2%
Female Share of the Population55.8%
Senior Citizens22.1%
Employed Population 16+1,318
Age of the Population42

Families

% of people married38%
Average household size2

Education and Earnings

Population % with Bachelor Degree or Higher12.3%
Median Earnings25+$24,309
Median Earnings Without High School Qualification$18,839
Median Earnings With High School Degree$25,925

Wealth

Median Family Income$40,063
% Above Poverty Level67.6%
% Below Poverty Level32.4%

Commute & Sprawl

Average Commute Time28 minutes
% Working from Home2.5%
% Walking and Biking to Work1.6%
% Using Public Transportation3%

Housing

People Living Alone31.8%
Median Gross Rent$612
Median House Value$97,200

Ancestry

Other(often includes Hispanic and African American)19.4%
Irish16.9%
German9.8%
English9.1%
Italian4.1%
Scottish3%
Dutch1.9%
French Except Basque1.2%
Portuguese0.4%
Danishn0.3%
Norwegian0.3%
Czech0.2%
Polish0.2%
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Lancaster Almanac

CategoryValue
County Garrard County
Standard Zip Codes40444
Company Zip Codes40446
Phone Area Codes859
Time ZoneAmerica/Kentucky/Louisville
Approximate Latitude37.61
Approximate Longitude-84.57

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)

StationDANVILLE
Distance10.8 miles
Jan Temp23 to 41 F
Apr Temp43 to 65 F
Jul Temp66 to 86 F
Oct Temp45 to 68 F
Annual Precip48.8 inches
StationWAYNESBURG 7 NE
Distance14.1 miles
Jan Temp24 to 43 F
Apr Temp44 to 68 F
Jul Temp64 to 85 F
Oct Temp45 to 69 F
Annual Precip52.1 inches
StationDIX DAM
Distance14.6 miles
Jan Temp26 to 43 F
Apr Temp45 to 68 F
Jul Temp67 to 87 F
Oct Temp47 to 70 F
Annual Precip45.7 inches

Nearby Cities and Towns

LocationPopulationMedian Family Income
Berea14,667$48,864
Burgin1,266$45,556
Crab Orchard877$28,542
Danville16,645$51,031
Junction City2,349$42,292
Stanford3,677$34,323

Lancaster Public Libraries

Garrard County Public Library
101 LEXINGTON STREET
Lancaster, Kentucky
(859) 792-3424

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Lancaster Public Schools

Camp Dick Robinson Elementary School
7541 Lexington Rd
ZIP: 40444
(859) 792-6136
Primary
Total Enrollment 518
Garrard County Area Technology Center
306 W. Maple Ave
ZIP: 40444
(859) 792-2144
Garrard County High School
599 Industry Rd
ZIP: 40444
(859) 792-2146
High
Total Enrollment 728
Garrard Middle School
304 W Maple Ave
ZIP: 40444
(859) 792-2108
Middle
Total Enrollment 578
Lancaster Elementary School
205 Lexington St
ZIP: 40444
(859) 792-3047
Primary
Total Enrollment 498
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