Lancaster Information

Lancaster Information

Travel info, sports, demographic data, and general statistics about the city of Lancaster, CA

General Lancaster Information

State: California

County: Los Angeles County

Close cities: Lake Los Angeles, CA, Acton, CA, Edwards AFB, CA, Lake Hughes, CA, Littlerock, CA, Quartz Hill, CA, Rosamond, CA, Newman, CA, Palmdale, CA

Lancaster Population (census data)
Total 143,616 (+17.8% since 2000)
Male 72,894 (50.8%)
Female 70,722 (49.2%)

Population Density: 1,528 people per sq. mile

Cost of Living Index: 140.9 (US Avg is 100)

Lancaster Elevation: 2,355 feet above sea level

Land Area: 94.0 square miles

Median Household Income: $49,641

Zip Codes: 93535, 93586, 93536, 93584, 93534, 93539, and 93551.

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Lancaster Demographic Data

Ethnic Information:
  • White Non-Hispanic (52.4%)
  • Hispanic (24.1%)
  • Black (16.0%)
  • Other race (11.1%)
  • Two or more races (5.0%)
  • American Indian (2.3%)
  • Filipino (1.7%)
Ancestry Information:
  • German (13.0%)
  • Irish (9.3%)
  • English (7.8%)
  • United States (5.2%)
  • Italian (4.2%)
  • French (2.6%)
Foriegn Born: 15,476 people (10.8%)
  • Latin America (74.1%)
  • Asia (25.9%)

Local Lancaster Sports Teams

Major League Baseball: Los Angeles Dodgers, Los Angeles Angels
NBA Basketball: Los Angeles Lakers, Los Angeles Clippers
NHL Hockey: Anaheim Ducks, Los Angeles Kings

Lancaster School Information

High Schools
Antelope Valley High (44900 North Division Street, Lancaster, CA, 93535 - Antelope Valley Union High District)
Antelope Valley High School AOIT (44900 North Division Street, Lancaster, CA, 93535 - Antelope Valley Union High School District District)
Desert Winds Continuation High (45030 Third Street East, Lancaster, CA, 93535 - Antelope Valley Union High District)
Eastside High (3200 East Avenue J-8, Lancaster, CA, 93535 - Antelope Valley Union High District)
Lancaster High (44701 32nd Street West, Lancaster, CA, 93536 - Antelope Valley Union High District)
Phoenix High Community Day (45538 North Division Street, Lancaster, CA, 93535 - Antelope Valley Union High District)
Soar High (Students On Academic Rise) (3041 West Avenue K, Lancaster, CA, 93536 - Antelope Valley Union High District)
Middle Schools
Amargosa Creek Middle (44333 27th Street West, Lancaster, CA, 93536 - Lancaster Elementary District)
Challenger Middle (41725 North 170th Street, East, Lancaster, CA, 93535 - Wilsona Elementary District)
Endeavour Middle (831 East Avenue K-2, Lancaster, CA, 93535 - Lancaster Elementary District)
Gifford C. Cole Middle (3126 East Avenue I, Lancaster, CA, 93535 - Eastside Union Elementary District)
New Vista Middle (753 East Avenue K-2, Lancaster, CA, 93535 - Lancaster Elementary District)
Park View Middle (808 West Avenue J, Lancaster, CA, 93534 - Lancaster Elementary District)
Piute Middle (425 East Avenue H-11, Lancaster, CA, 93535 - Lancaster Elementary District)
Elementary Schools
Del Sur Senior Elementary (9023 West Avenue H, Lancaster, CA, 93536 - Westside Union Elementary District)
Desert View Elementary (1555 West Avenue H-10, Lancaster, CA, 93534 - Lancaster Elementary District)
Eastside Elementary (6742 East Avenue H, Lancaster, CA, 93535 - Eastside Union Elementary District)
El Dorado Elementary (361 East Pondera, Lancaster, CA, 93535 - Lancaster Elementary District)
Jack Northrop Elementary (835 East Avenue K-4, Lancaster, CA, 93535 - Lancaster Elementary District)
Joshua Elementary (43926 North Second Street East, Lancaster, CA, 93535 - Lancaster Elementary District)
Lincoln Elementary (44021 15th Street East, Lancaster, CA, 93535 - Lancaster Elementary District)
Linda Verde Elementary (44924 North Fifth Street East, Lancaster, CA, 93535 - Lancaster Elementary District)
Mariposa Elementary (737 West Avenue H-6, Lancaster, CA, 93534 - Lancaster Elementary District)
Monte Vista Elementary (1235 West Kettering Street, Lancaster, CA, 93534 - Lancaster Elementary District)
Nancy Cory Elementary (3540 West Avenue K-4, Lancaster, CA, 93536 - Lancaster Elementary District)
Sierra Elementary (747 West Avenue J-12, Lancaster, CA, 93534 - Lancaster Elementary District)
Sundown Elementary (6151 West Avenue J-8, Lancaster, CA, 93536 - Westside Union Elementary District)
Sunnydale Elementary (1233 West Avenue J-8, Lancaster, CA, 93534 - Lancaster Elementary District)
Tierra Bonita Elementary (44900 North 27th Street East, Lancaster, CA, 93535 - Eastside Union Elementary District)
Tierra Bonita South Elementary (44820 North 27th Street East, Lancaster, CA, 93535 - Eastside Union Elementary District)
Valley View Elementary (3310 West Avenue L-8, Lancaster, CA, 93536 - Westside Union Elementary District)
West Wind Elementary (44044 36th Street West, Lancaster, CA, 93536 - Lancaster Elementary District)
Wilsona Elementary (41625 North 170th Street, East, Lancaster, CA, 93535 - Wilsona Elementary District)
Other/Private Schools
Antelope Valley Desert Montessori Schools, Inc. (44514 20th Street East, Lancaster, CA, 93534 - Gorman Elementary District)
Antelope Valley Learning Academy (701 West Avenue K, Suite 126, Lancaster, CA, 93534 - Palmdale Elementary District)
Antelope Valley Pav (43423 Division Street, Suite 104, Lancaster, CA, 93535 - Los Angeles County Office Of Education District)
Crossroads Community Day (44310 Hardwood Avenue, Lancaster, CA, 93534 - Lancaster Elementary District)
Crossroads School (Alternative) (44310 North Hardwood Avenue, Lancaster, CA, 93534 - Lancaster Elementary District)
Wilsona Achievement Academy (41625 North 170th Street East, Lancaster, CA, 93535 - Wilsona Elementary District)

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