Demographics

People

Total Population3,745
Male Share of the Population48.4%
Female Share of the Population51.6%
Senior Citizens20.1%
Employed Population 16+1,852
Age of the Population37

Families

% of people married49.3%
Average household size2

Education and Earnings

Population % with Bachelor Degree or Higher15.7%
Median Earnings25+$35,784
Median Earnings Without High School Qualification$0
Median Earnings With High School Degree$31,527

Wealth

Median Family Income$65,581
% Above Poverty Level88.7%
% Below Poverty Level11.3%

Commute & Sprawl

Average Commute Time21 minutes
% Working from Home5.9%
% Walking and Biking to Work3.1%
% Using Public Transportation%

Housing

People Living Alone31%
Median Gross Rent$610
Median House Value$134,100

Ancestry

German44.1%
Irish11.8%
English7.1%
Other(often includes Hispanic and African American)6.9%
Polish5.8%
Norwegian4.2%
Italian3%
Czech2.2%
French Except Basque1.5%
Hungarian0.6%
Scottish0.5%
Dutch0.5%
Danishn0.5%
Swedish0.4%
Swiss0.2%
Bulgarian0.2%
Belgian0.1%
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Lancaster Almanac

CategoryValue
CountyGrant County
Standard Zip Codes53813
Phone Area Codes608
Time ZoneAmerica/Chicago
Approximate Latitude42.84
Approximate Longitude-90.7

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)

StationLANCASTER 4 WSW
Distance3.8 miles
Jan Temp6 to 23 F
Apr Temp36 to 56 F
Jul Temp62 to 80 F
Oct Temp40 to 58 F
Annual Precip33.7 inches
StationPLATTEVILLE
Distance14.1 miles
Jan Temp7 to 25 F
Apr Temp35 to 58 F
Jul Temp61 to 83 F
Oct Temp39 to 61 F
Annual Precip36.1 inches
StationGUTTENBERG L & D 10
Distance20.3 miles
Jan Temp8 to 27 F
Apr Temp39 to 59 F
Jul Temp64 to 85 F
Oct Temp42 to 62 F
Annual Precip32.9 inches

Nearby Cities and Towns

LocationPopulationMedian Family Income
Bloomington764$56,250
Fennimore2,575$70,208
Mount Hope203$57,250
Patch Grove160$62,813
Platteville12,301$73,614
Potosi698$74,500

Lancaster Public Libraries

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

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Lancaster Hospitals

Grant Reg Hlth Ctr
(Non-profit)
507 S Monroe St
(608) 723-2143

Lancaster Public Schools

Lancaster High
806 E Elm St
ZIP: 53813
(608) 723-2173
High
Total Enrollment 303
Lancaster Middle
802 E Elm St
ZIP: 53813
(608) 723-6425
Middle
Total Enrollment 186
Winskill Elementary
861 W Maple St
ZIP: 53813
(608) 723-4066
Primary
Total Enrollment 482

Lancaster Private Schools

St Clement School
330 W Maple St
ZIP: 53813
Elementary
Total Enrollment 119
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