In 2017, Lancaster, PA had a population of 543k people with a median age of 38.8 and a median household income of $63,407. Between 2016 and 2017 the population of Lancaster, PA grew from 538,500 to 542,903, a 0.818% increase and its median household income grew from $61,335 to $63,407, a 3.38% increase.
The population of Lancaster, PA is 81.9% White Alone, 10.5% Hispanic or Latino, and 3.41% Black or African American Alone. N/A% of the people in Lancaster, PA speak a non-English language, and 97.6% are U.S. citizens.
The largest universities in Lancaster, PA are Millersville University of Pennsylvania (1,755 degrees awarded in 2016), Franklin and Marshall College (626 degrees), and Pennsylvania College of Health Sciences (554 degrees).
The median property value in Lancaster, PA is $204,200, and the homeownership rate is 66.9%. Most people in Lancaster, PA commute by Drove Alone, and the average commute time is 21.3 minutes. The average car ownership in Lancaster, PA is 2 cars per household.