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Lancaster County PA

Market Report

We want you to have all of the information about Lancaster County at your fingertips. Here is a quick snapshot of what living and buying a home in Lancaster County, PA looks like.

General Overview

· County Population: 526,823
· Cost of Living Index: 93.4%
· Median Household Income: $55,816
· Median Home Sale Price: $163,000

Lancaster County Demographics

Race:

· White: 93.6% · African American: 3.4%
· Hispanic/Latino: 6.5% · Asian: 1.6%
· Native American: 0.2% · Pacific Islander: 0.1%
· Two or more races: 1.1%

Sex:

· Male: 48.9% · Female: 51.1%

Age:

· 0-4 years: 6.7% · 5-17 years: 24.3%
· 18-64 years: 53.3% · 65 years and over: 16%

Religion

· Catholic: 20.7% · Protestant: 37.90%
· Evangelical Denominations: 39.2% · Other: 2.2%

Townships in Lancaster County

· Bart · Little Britain
· Brechnock · Manheim
· Caernarvon · Manor
· Clay · Martic
· Colerain · Mount Joy
· Conestoga · Paradise
· Conoy · Penn
· Drumore · Pequea
· Earl · Providence
· East Cocalico · Rapho
· East Donegal · Sadsbury
· East Drumore · Salisbury
· East Earl · Strasburg
· East Hempfield · Upper Leacock
· East Lampeter · Warwick
· Eden · West Cocalico
· Elizabeth · West Donegal
· Ephrata · West Earl
· Fulton · West Hemfield
· Lancaster · West Lampeter
· Leacock

Lancaster County School Districts

School Districts % Advanced Math % Proficient Math %
Basic Math
%
Advanced Reading
%
Proficient Reading
%
Basic Reading
Cocalico 51.8 31.8 11.3 44.8 36.8 11.6
Columbia Borough 31.6 35.9 18.9 20.9 35.3 22.0
Conestoga Valley 59.8 25.9 9.8 46.2 34.4 11.7
Donegal 49.7 28.8 11.5 32.5 38.2 15.7
Eastern Lancaster County 49.5 30.8 13.5 41.1 34.7 14.1
Elizabethertown Area 50.6 29.8 11.5 37.8 35.4 14
Ephrata Area 59.7 25.4 9.2 39.4 38.0 11.8
Hempfield 61.8 25.3 7.6 50.8 33.9 9.4
Lampeter-Strasburg 61.5 27.7 7.9 54.1 33.5 8.8
Lancaster 26.9 29.8 18.9 15.6 32.4 20.9
Manheim Central 55.7 27.9 10.0 42.1 35.9 13.7
Mainheim Township 63.3 23.5 8.6 49.5 32.9 10.0
Penn Manor 53.7 30.0 9.9 39.7 38.2 12.4
Pequea Valley 44.4 31.2 12.8 36.5 36.6 12.4
Solanco 55.5 27.9 10.1 43.9 38.1 10.7
Warwick 53.6 29.8 11.3 44.0 38.1 11.2

Top Employers in Lancaster County

· Lancaster General Hospital · Mutual Assistance Group
· County Of Lancaster · Rr Donnelley & Sons Company
· Ephrata Community Hospital Inc · Thlp Co Inc
· Dart Container Corporation · Manheim Remarketing, Inc
· Lancaster School District · Armstrong World Industries Inc
· Masonic Villages Of The Grand Lodge · Giant Foods Stores Llc
· Cnh America Llc · Hempfield School District
· Lancaster Lebanon Intermediate · Weis Markets Inc
· Federal Government · Willow Valley Retirement Communities
· State Government · Pa State System of Higher Education