Lancaster demographics profile

StatisticLancasterVirginiaNational
Population1398,310,301318,558,162
Population density (sq mi)6319191
Median age27.337.837.7
Male/Female ratio0.7:11.0:11.0:1
Married (15yrs & older)37%57%55%
Families w/ Kids under 180%44%43%
Speak English100%84%79%
Speak Spanish0%7%13%
Lancaster, VA has a population of 139 and is the 25,945th largest city in the United States. The population density is 63 per sq mi which is 67% lower than the Virginia average and 30% lower than the national average. The median age in Lancaster is 27 which is approximately 28% lower than the Virginia average of 38. In Lancaster, 37% of the population over 15 years of age are married, 100% speak English and 0% speak Spanish. 73% of Lancaster residents were born in Virginia, 27% were born out of state, 0% were born outside of the United States and 0% were foreign born.
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  • The population density in Lancaster is 67% lower than Virginia.
  • The median age in Lancaster is 28% lower than Virginia.
  • In Lancaster 96.40% of the population is White.
  • In Lancaster 3.60% of the population is Black or African American.
  • In Lancaster 0.00% of the population is Asian.

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Lancaster population breakdown by race

RaceLancasterVirginiaNational
White96.40%68.75%73.35%
Black or African American3.60%19.21%12.63%
Asian0.00%6.05%5.22%
American Indian0.00%0.26%0.82%
Native Hawaiian0.00%0.07%0.18%
Mixed race0.00%3.37%3.06%
Other race0.00%2.30%4.75%
In Lancaster, 0.0% of people are of Hispanic or Latino origin.
Please note: Hispanics may be of any race, so also are included in any/all of the applicable race categories above.

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Source: The Lancaster, VA demographics data displayed above is derived from the 2016 United States Census Bureau American Community Survey (ACS).
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