In 2020, Lancaster, PA had a population of 543k people with a median age of 38.7 and a median household income of $69,588. Between 2019 and 2020 the population of Lancaster, PA grew from 540,999 to 543,050, a 0.379% increase and its median household income grew from $66,056 to $69,588, a 5.35% increase.
The 5 largest ethnic groups in Lancaster, PA are White (Non-Hispanic) (81.3%), White (Hispanic) (6.22%), Black or African American (Non-Hispanic) (3.35%), Other (Hispanic) (2.51%), and Asian (Non-Hispanic) (2.28%).
None of the households in Lancaster, PA reported speaking a non-English language at home as their primary shared language. This does not consider the potential multi-lingual nature of households, but only the primary self-reported language spoken by all members of the household.
97.9% of the residents in Lancaster, PA are U.S. citizens.
The largest universities in Lancaster, PA are Millersville University of Pennsylvania (1,798 degrees awarded in 2020), Franklin and Marshall College (680 degrees), and Pennsylvania College of Health Sciences (612 degrees).
In 2020, the median property value in Lancaster, PA was $218,700, and the homeownership rate was 69.4%. Most people in Lancaster, PA drove alone to work, and the average commute time was 23.6 minutes. The average car ownership in Lancaster, PA was 2 cars per household.