In 2018, Lancaster, PA had a population of 544k people with a median age of 38.7 and a median household income of $66,277. Between 2017 and 2018 the population of Lancaster, PA grew from 542,903 to 543,557, a 0.12% increase and its median household income grew from $63,407 to $66,277, a 4.53% increase.
The 5 largest ethnic groups in Lancaster, PA are White (Non-Hispanic) (81.4%), White (Hispanic) (6.21%), Black or African American (Non-Hispanic) (3.51%), Some Other Race (Hispanic) (2.88%), and Asian (Non-Hispanic) (2.17%). N/A% of the people in Lancaster, PA speak a non-English language, and 97.4% are U.S. citizens.
The largest universities in Lancaster, PA are Millersville University of Pennsylvania (1,839 degrees awarded in 2017), Franklin and Marshall College (646 degrees), and Pennsylvania College of Health Sciences (512 degrees).
The median property value in Lancaster, PA is $220,500, and the homeownership rate is 67.4%. Most people in Lancaster, PA commute by Drove Alone, and the average commute time is 21.4 minutes. The average car ownership in Lancaster, PA is 2 cars per household.