Real Estate Market Update for Lancaster, PA
Map Information for Lancaster, PA
Area Information for Lancaster, PA
  • Population: 60,709
  • Median Age: 29.83 yr
  • Median Commute Time: 17.1 mins
  • Educational Climate*: 3
  • Sales Tax: 6%
  • Population Density: 8,402/sq mi
  • Population Change Since 2000: 7.78%
  • Closest Airport: Harrisburg International
  • Closest College: Lancaster Theological Seminary
  • Closest Jr. College: Thaddeus Stevens College Of Technology
  • Median Household Income: $32,627
  • Annual Residential Turnover: 24.22%
  • Median Years in Residence: 2.74 yr
  • Median Home Sales Price: $85,250
  • Closest Major Sports Team: Reading Fightin Phils
  • Change Avg. Household Income Since 2000: 9%
* Scale from 1-5  ** Index where 100 is the national average
Demographic Data for Lancaster, PA
Median Age: 29.83 Married: 20% Number of Households: 22,168 Households with Children: 7,608
Community:
    • Occupancy Types
      • 3599 Vacant
      • 8822 Owned
      • 12512 Rented
    • Transportation to Work
      • 43% Drive
      • 47% Public Transportation
      • 8% Walk / Bike / Other
      • 8% Work at Home
    National Index Comparisons:
    (100 National Average)
      • Population By Sex(%)
        • 50% Male
        • 50% Female
      • White/Blue Collar Jobs
        • 50% White Collar
        • 50% Blue Collar
      School Data for Lancaster, PA

      School Name Distance Type Grades GreatSchools Rating Parent Rating
      Ross Elementary School 0.3 mi Public K-5 1 3
      St. Anne School 0.4 mi Catholic PRESCHOOL-8 0 4
      Brecht School 0.5 mi Public K-4 3 4
      Thomas Wharton Elementary School 0.5 mi Public K-5 1 4
      Buehrle Alternative Education School 0.8 mi Public 6-12 0 0
      Lancaster Catholic High School 0.8 mi Catholic 9-12 0 4
      Lancaster Country Day School 0.9 mi Private PRESCHOOL-12 0 4
      Reynolds Middle School 0.9 mi Public 6-8 1 3
      Sacred Heart School 1.0 mi Catholic K-8 0 4
      Wonder Club School 1.1 mi Private PRESCHOOL-K 0 5
      Fulton Elementary School 1.1 mi Public PRESCHOOL-5 1 3
      Schaeffer School 1.2 mi Public K-5 3-5 4
      Chesterbrook Academy 1.2 mi Private K-K 0 0
      Mccaskey Campus 1.3 mi Public 9-12 1 3
      New School Of Lancaster 1.3 mi Private PRESCHOOL-8 0 5
      Wickersham Elementary School 1.3 mi Public K-5 2 4
      Resurrection Catholic School 1.3 mi Catholic K-8 0 0
      La Academia-the Partnership Charter School 1.4 mi Public 6-12 1 3
      Dayspring Christian Academy 1.5 mi Private PRESCHOOL-12 0 4
      Carter And Macrae Elementary School 1.5 mi Public K-5 1 0
      Lincoln Middle School 1.5 mi Public 6-8 1 3
      King Elementary School 1.5 mi Public PRESCHOOL-5 1 0
      James Buchanan Elementary School 1.6 mi Public K-5 1 5
      Phoenix Academy 1.7 mi Public 7-12 0 0
      Learning Ladder Schools 1.7 mi Private PRESCHOOL-K 0 0
      Burrowes School 1.8 mi Public K-5 1 0
      Wheatland Middle School 1.8 mi Public 6-8 1 4
      Lancaster County Academy 1.8 mi Public UNGRADE-UNGRADE 0 0
      Hand Middle School 1.8 mi Public 6-8 1 2
      George Washington Elementary School 1.9 mi Public K-5 1 2
      Price Elementary School 1.9 mi Public PRESCHOOL-5 1 5
      Lafayette Elementary School 2.0 mi Public PRESCHOOL-5 1 2
      Nitrauer School 2.1 mi Public K-5 4-5 4
      Bucher School 2.3 mi Public K-5 4 5
      Hamilton Elementary School 2.3 mi Public K-5 1 4
      Rohrerstown Elementary School 2.5 mi Public K-6 3-5 4
      Chesterbrook Academy 2.8 mi Private PRESCHOOL-K 0 0
      Hambright Elementary School 2.9 mi Public K-6 2-5 4
      Montessori Academy Of Lancaster 2.9 mi Private PRESCHOOL-5 0 4
      St. Leo The Great School 3.0 mi Catholic PRESCHOOL-8 0 4
      Landis Run Intermediate School 3.1 mi Public 5-6 0 0
      Lancaster Christian School 3.1 mi Private K-8 0 3
      Neff School 3.2 mi Public K-4 4 5
      Elizabeth R Martin Elementary School 3.4 mi Public K-5 2 3
      Manheim Township High School 3.5 mi Public 9-12 4 4
      Manheim Township Middle School 3.5 mi Public 7-8 4 3
      Fritz Elementary School 3.9 mi Public K-6 3-5 4
      Central Penn Christian School 4.0 mi Private PRESCHOOL-8 0 0
      The Jenkins School 4.3 mi Private PRESCHOOL-K 0 0
      Chesterbrook Academy 4.4 mi Private PRESCHOOL-K 0 0
      Centerville Elementary School 4.5 mi Public K-6 4-5 4
      Centerville Middle School 4.5 mi Public 7-8 4 0
      Kindercare Learning Center 4.5 mi Private PRESCHOOL-K 0 0
      Manor Middle School 4.6 mi Public 7-8 3-5 1
      Conestoga Valley Senior High School 4.9 mi Public 9-12 4-5 3
      Lancaster Mennonite School-lancaster Campus 4.9 mi Private 6-12 0 4
      Lancaster Mennonite School - Locust Grove 5.0 mi Private PRESCHOOL-8 0 5
      Lancaster County Christian School - Leola Campus 5.0 mi Private PRESCHOOL-12 0 0
      Lancaster Mennonite School New Danville 5.0 mi Private PRESCHOOL-5 0 5
      Conestoga Valley Middle School 5.2 mi Public 7-8 4 4
      Witmer Amish School 5.3 mi Private 1-8 0 0
      Greenland Amish School 5.5 mi Private K-8 0 0
      Smoketown Elementary School 5.6 mi Public K-6 3 4
      Martin Meylin Middle School 5.9 mi Public 6-8 4-5 5
      Lampeter Elementary School 5.9 mi Public K-2 0 0
      Lampeter-strasburg Senior High School 5.9 mi Public 9-12 4-5 3
      Blue Rock Mennonite School 6.0 mi Private 1-11 0 0
      Proximity to listed schools and their school district(s) does not guarantee enrollment eligibility. Please contact a local real estate professional or the local school district(s) for the most current information relating to schools in the area. Sources: GreatSchools.org and Onboard Informatics © 2014
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