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Demographics

People

Total Population3,796
Male Share of the Population46.2%
Female Share of the Population53.8%
Senior Citizens23.2%
Employed Population 16+1,710
Age of the Population41

Families

% of people married49.2%
Average household size2

Education and Earnings

Population % with Bachelor Degree or Higher21.1%
Median Earnings25+$32,369
Median Earnings Without High School Qualification$0
Median Earnings With High School Degree$28,843

Wealth

Median Family Income$62,415
% Above Poverty Level87.1%
% Below Poverty Level12.9%

Commute & Sprawl

Average Commute Time16 minutes
% Working from Home4.2%
% Walking and Biking to Work3.8%
% Using Public Transportation0.4%

Housing

People Living Alone38.3%
Median Gross Rent$526
Median House Value$127,400

Ancestry

German47.2%
Irish13.6%
English12.9%
Other(often includes Hispanic and African American)5.8%
Norwegian5.7%
Polish4.2%
Italian2.7%
French Except Basque2.4%
Czech2.1%
Scottish1.5%
Swiss1.2%
Swedish0.9%
Hungarian0.8%
Danishn0.8%
Luxemburger0.8%
Welsh0.4%
Dutch0.2%
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Lancaster Almanac

CategoryValue
County Grant 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
Bloomington813$53,281
Fennimore2,599$58,214
Mount Hope179$53,214
Patch Grove133$52,917
Platteville12,020$68,542
Potosi682$68,864

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

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

Lancaster Private Schools

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