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Demographics

People

Total Population387
Male Share of the Population50.9%
Female Share of the Population49.1%
Senior Citizens22%
Employed Population 16+166
Age of the Population43

Families

% of people married71.8%
Average household size3

Education and Earnings

Population % with Bachelor Degree or Higher20.9%
Median Earnings25+$30,441
Median Earnings Without High School Qualification$0
Median Earnings With High School Degree$30,250

Wealth

Median Family Income$58,000
% Above Poverty Level94.1%
% Below Poverty Level5.9%

Commute & Sprawl

Average Commute Time18 minutes
% Working from Home6%
% Walking and Biking to Work10.8%
% Using Public Transportation3.6%

Housing

People Living Alone28.3%
Median Gross Rent$478
Median House Value$56,700

Ancestry

Swedish23.5%
German18.3%
Norwegian15.2%
Other(often includes Hispanic and African American)12.7%
Polish9.3%
Irish5.4%
Serbian5.2%
Canadian2.6%
French Except Basque2.6%
English2.6%
Finnish1.6%
Ukrainian1%
Scottish1%
Danishn0.5%
Dutch0.3%
Belgian0.3%
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Lancaster Almanac

CategoryValue
County Kittson County
Standard Zip Codes56735
Phone Area Codes218
Time ZoneAmerica/Chicago
Approximate Latitude48.85
Approximate Longitude-96.8

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)

StationHALLOCK
Distance9.2 miles
Jan Temp-8 to 10 F
Apr Temp28 to 51 F
Jul Temp56 to 80 F
Oct Temp31 to 53 F
Annual Precip18.9 inches
StationCAVALIER 7 NW
Distance40.8 miles
Jan Temp-7 to 12 F
Apr Temp29 to 51 F
Jul Temp56 to 79 F
Oct Temp31 to 54 F
Annual Precip18.2 inches
StationPARK RIVER
Distance53.6 miles
Jan Temp-3 to 15 F
Apr Temp30 to 54 F
Jul Temp57 to 82 F
Oct Temp34 to 56 F
Annual Precip19.8 inches

Nearby Cities and Towns

LocationPopulationMedian Family Income
Hallock1,018$92,188
Karlstad756$45,781
Kennedy256$48,906
Lake Bronson215$40,938
St. Vincent36$0

Lancaster Public Schools

Lancaster Elementary
401 Central Ave S
ZIP: 56735
(218) 762-5400
Primary
Total Enrollment 76
Lancaster Secondary
401 Central Ave S
ZIP: 56735
(218) 762-5400
High
Total Enrollment 81
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