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Population in 2012: 3,433 (100% urban, 0% rural). Population change since 2000: -8.1%
 

Males: 1,515  (44.2%)
Females: 1,918  (55.8%)

Median resident age:  39.1 years
Kentucky median age:  41.0 years

Zip codes: 40444.

Estimated median household income in 2012: $28,459 (it was $26,175 in 2000)
Lancaster:

$28,459
KY:

$41,724
Estimated per capita income in 2012: $14,416

Lancaster city income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2012: $84,963 (it was $72,600 in 2000)
Lancaster:

$84,963
KY:

$120,800
Mean prices in 2011: All housing units: $86,480; Detached houses: $86,539; In 2-unit structures: $94,529; In 3-to-4-unit structures: $94,529; Mobile homes: $50,045

Median gross rent in 2012: $613.

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  • White alone - 3,058 (88.8%)
  • Black alone - 240 (7.0%)
  • Hispanic - 86 (2.5%)
  • Two or more races - 34 (1.0%)
  • Other race alone - 11 (0.3%)
  • Asian alone - 8 (0.2%)
  • American Indian alone - 5 (0.1%)

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Mar. 2012 cost of living index in Lancaster: 84.2 (less than average, U.S. average is 100)


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Ancestries: United States (38.1%), English (11.7%), Irish (11.6%), German (4.3%), Scottish (2.5%), Dutch (1.2%).

Current Local Time: EST time zone

Incorporated on 02/23/1837

Elevation: 1032 feet

Land area: 1.78 square miles.

Population density: 1,931 people per square mile 
 
 (low).

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For population 25 years and over in Lancaster:

  • High school or higher: 67.2%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 12.7%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 4.8%
  • Unemployed: 9.7%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 31.1 minutes

For population 15 years and over in Lancaster city:

  • Never married: 23.6%
  • Now married: 48.8%
  • Separated: 3.2%
  • Widowed: 14.3%
  • Divorced: 10.1%

3 residents are foreign born

This city:  0.1%
Kentucky:  3.2%



According to our research of Kentucky and other state lists there were 18 registered sex offenders living in Lancaster, Kentucky as of August 27, 2014.
The ratio of number of residents in Lancaster to the number of sex offenders is 191 to 1.


Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2012: $793 (0.9%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2012: $565 (0.7%)

Lancaster satellite photo by USGS

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Lexington-Fayette, KY (28.8 miles , pop. 260,512).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Chicago, IL (335.3 miles , pop. 2,896,016).

Nearest cities: Stanford, KY (2.7 miles ), Paint Lick, KY (3.0 miles) , Bryantsville, KY (3.0 miles) , Danville, KY (3.3 miles ), Crab Orchard, KY (3.4 miles ), Junction City, KY (3.4 miles ), Burgin, KY (3.7 miles ), Cottonburg-Valley View, KY (3.7 miles) .

Single-family new house construction building permits:

  • 1997: 29 buildings, average cost: $85,900
  • 1998: 14 buildings, average cost: $99,400
  • 1999: 10 buildings, average cost: $96,600
  • 2000: 9 buildings, average cost: $96,600
  • 2001: 9 buildings, average cost: $96,600
  • 2002: 10 buildings, average cost: $96,600
  • 2003: 11 buildings, average cost: $96,600
  • 2004: 12 buildings, average cost: $96,600
  • 2005: 15 buildings, average cost: $102,400
  • 2006: 10 buildings, average cost: $96,000
  • 2007: 9 buildings, average cost: $100,000
  • 2008: 2 buildings, average cost: $100,000
  • 2009: 6 buildings, average cost: $150,000
  • 2010: 1 building, cost: $130,000
  • 2011: 1 building, cost: $85,000
  • 2012: 1 building, cost: $85,000

Number of permits per 10,000 residents

Average cost (in $1000s)


Latitude: 37.62 N, Longitude: 84.58 W

Area code: 859

Lancaster household income distribution Lancaster home values distribution


 

Crime rates in Lancaster by Year
Type 2004 2005 2007 2008 2009 2010 2011 2012
Murders 00000000
per 100,000 0.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.0
Rapes 21010100
per 100,000 49.524.30.022.40.022.40.00.0
Robberies 21111011
per 100,000 49.524.322.522.422.40.028.929.0
Assaults 65426234
per 100,000 148.5121.489.844.7134.144.986.6116.1
Burglaries 3440211832233743
per 100,000 841.4971.3471.7402.4715.4515.81067.51248.2
Thefts 9472545576564953
per 100,000 2326.21748.41212.91229.61699.11255.91413.71538.5
Auto thefts 19002341
per 100,000 24.7218.60.00.044.767.3115.429.0
Arson N/A10N/A1002
per 100,000 N/A24.30.0N/A22.40.00.058.1
City-data.com crime rate (higher means more crime, U.S. average = 286.6) 247.8214.8110.6115.4161.5123.5173.3190.7

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Crime rate in Lancaster detailed stats: murders, rapes, robberies, assaults, burglaries, thefts, arson

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2012, including police officers: 10 (10 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

2.90
Kentucky average:

1.88

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Lancaster, Kentucky accommodation, waste management, arts - Economy and Business Data

Unemployment in July 2013:
Here:

8.6%
Kentucky:

8.5%

Unemployment by year (%)

Historical population

Historical housing units


Population change in the 1990s: +262 (+7.5%).

Most common industries in 2008-2012 (%)
Males Females
  • Construction (15%)
  • Manufacturing (15%)
  • Retail trade (12%)
  • Health care and social assistance (9%)
  • Utilities (8%)
  • Educational services (7%)
  • Accommodation and food services (6%)
  • Health care and social assistance (35%)
  • Manufacturing (14%)
  • Educational services (13%)
  • Retail trade (12%)
  • Other services, except public administration (6%)
  • Public administration (5%)
  • Information (4%)
Most common occupations (%)
Males Females
  • Assemblers and fabricators (9%)
  • Other production occupations including supervisors (6%)
  • Construction trades workers except carpenters, electricians, painters, plumbers, and construction laborers (5%)
  • Vehicle and mobile equipment mechanics, installers, and repairers (5%)
  • Metal workers and plastic workers (5%)
  • Carpenters (4%)
  • Religious workers (4%)
  • Other office and administrative support workers including supervisors (9%)
  • Nursing, psychiatric, and home health aides (7%)
  • Other production occupations including supervisors (6%)
  • Material recording, scheduling, dispatching, and distributing workers (6%)
  • Textile, apparel, and furnishings workers (6%)
  • Secretaries and administrative assistants (6%)
  • Other teachers and instructors, education, training, and library occupations (5%)

Work and jobs in Lancaster: detailed stats about occupations, industries, unemployment, workers, commute

Average climate in Lancaster, Kentucky

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Tornado activity:

Lancaster-area historical tornado activity is slightly above Kentucky state average. It is 80% greater than the overall U.S. average.

On 4/3/1974, a category F4 (max. wind speeds 207-260 mph) tornado 8.3 miles away from the Lancaster city center killed 7 people and injured 28 people.

On 4/3/1974, a category F3 (max. wind speeds 158-206 mph) tornado 9.5 miles away from the city center killed one person and injured 98 people and caused between $500,000 and $5,000,000 in damages.

Earthquake activity:

Lancaster-area historical earthquake activity is below Kentucky state average. It is 90% smaller than the overall U.S. average.

On 7/27/1980 at 18:52:21, a magnitude 5.2 (5.1 MB, 4.7 MS, 5.0 UK, 5.2 UK, Class: Moderate, Intensity: VI - VII) earthquake occurred 53.4 miles away from the city center
On 9/7/1988 at 02:28:09, a magnitude 4.6 (4.5 MB, 4.6 LG, Class: Light, Intensity: IV - V) earthquake occurred 52.7 miles away from Lancaster center
On 8/17/1990 at 21:01:17, a magnitude 4.0 (3.5 LG, 4.0 LG, Depth: 6.2 mi) earthquake occurred 89.0 miles away from the city center
On 10/26/1995 at 00:37:28, a magnitude 4.0 (3.9 MB, 4.0 LG, Depth: 0.6 mi) earthquake occurred 89.2 miles away from the city center
On 4/19/1996 at 08:50:14, a magnitude 3.9 (3.9 MB, Class: Light, Intensity: II - III) earthquake occurred 96.6 miles away from Lancaster center
On 9/17/2004 at 15:21:43, a magnitude 3.7 (3.7 LG, Depth: 0.7 mi) earthquake occurred 57.0 miles away from the city center
Magnitude types: regional Lg-wave magnitude (LG), body-wave magnitude (MB), surface-wave magnitude (MS)

Natural disasters:

The number of natural disasters in Garrard County (10) is near the US average (12).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 7
Emergencies Declared: 3

Causes of natural disasters: Floods: 4, Storms: 4, Winter Storms: 4, Tornadoes: 3, Mudslides: 2, Freeze: 1, Snow: 1, Snowfall: 1, Blizzard: 1, Hurricane: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Lancaster topographic map

Birthplace of: William J. Landram - Union Army general, Bob Wynn - Professional golfer.


Hospitals/medical centers in Lancaster:

  • GARRARD CO MEMORIAL HOSP (Hospital, provides emergency services, 308 W MAPLE AV)
  • CHRISTIAN CARE CENTER OF LANCASTER (Nursing Home, 308 WEST MAPLE AVENUE)

Other hospitals/medical centers near Lancaster:

  • FORT LOGAN HOSPITAL EXTENDED CARE (Nursing Home, about 8 miles away; STANFORD, KY)
  • CHARLESTON HEALTH CARE CENTER (Nursing Home, about 11 miles away; DANVILLE, KY)
  • MCDOWELL HOME HEALTH AGENCY (Home Health Center, about 11 miles away; DANVILLE, KY)

Political contributions by individuals in Lancaster, KY

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Lancaster:

  • Eastern Kentucky University (about 18 miles; Richmond, KY; Full-time enrollment: 12,354)
  • Bluegrass Community and Technical College (about 29 miles; Lexington, KY; FT enrollment: 6,449)
  • University of Kentucky (about 30 miles; Lexington, KY; FT enrollment: 23,273)
  • National College-Lexington (about 30 miles; Lexington, KY; FT enrollment: 2,647)
  • Somerset Community College (about 39 miles; Somerset, KY; FT enrollment: 4,009)
  • Kentucky State University (about 43 miles; Frankfort, KY; FT enrollment: 2,204)
  • Lindsey Wilson College (about 54 miles; Columbia, KY; FT enrollment: 2,222)

Public high school in Lancaster:

Public elementary/middle schools in Lancaster:

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Library in Lancaster:

  • GARRARD COUNTY PUBLIC LIBRARY (Operating income: $439,585; Location: 101 LEXINGTON STREET; 31,942 books; 538 audio materials; 1,601 video materials; 1 local licensed databases; 48 state licensed databases; 62 print serial subscriptions; 1 electronic serial subscriptions)

User submitted facts and corrections:

  • Garrard County Memorial Hospital is no longer serving the community.

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Notable locations in Lancaster: Garrard County Ambulance Service (A), Lancaster Fire Department (B). Display/hide their locations on the map

Tourist attractions: J F C Museum & Trading Post (1369 Stanford Road), Owsley House (Historical Places & Services; 656 Stanford Road), Garrard County Historical Museum (Historical Places & Services; 101 Stanford Street).

Courts: Kentucky Commonwealth - Administrative Office Of The Courts- Court Stenogra (Courthouse), Garrard County - Court Clerk Office (Courthouse), Garrard County - Circuit Court Clerk (Courthouse Annex), Garrard County - District Court (Courthouse Annex), Garrard County Fiscal Court (7 Public Square).

 
Garrard County has a predicted average indoor radon screening level between 2 and 4 pCi/L (pico curies per liter) - Moderate Potential
Air pollution and air quality trends
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Air Quality Index (AQI)

Air Quality Index (AQI) level in 2010 was 34.7. This is about average.
City:

34.7
U.S.:

32.0
Lead (Pb) [µ/m3] level in 2007 was 0.00909. This is significantly better than average. There were 4 monitors within city limits.
City:

0.00909
U.S.:

0.06353
Carbon Monoxide (CO) [ppm] level in 2010 was 0.147. This is significantly better than average. There were 43 monitors within city limits.
City:

0.147
U.S.:

0.334
Sulfur Dioxide (SO2) [ppb] level in 2010 was 3.31. This is worse than average. There were 19 monitors within city limits.
City:

3.31
U.S.:

2.43
Nitrogen Dioxide (NO2) [ppb] level in 2010 was 11.4. This is worse than average. There were 45 monitors within city limits.
City:

11.4
U.S.:

9.4
Ozone [ppb] level in 2010 was 34.5. This is worse than average. There were 45 monitors within city limits.
City:

34.5
U.S.:

28.3
Particulate Matter (PM10) [µ/m3] level in 2010 was 18.5. This is about average. There were 39 monitors within city limits.
City:

18.5
U.S.:

22.1
Particulate Matter (PM2.5) [µ/m3] level in 2010 was 9.96. This is about average. There were 24 monitors within city limits.
City:

9.96
U.S.:

9.59

Drinking water stations with addresses in Lancaster and their reported violations in the past:

GARRARD CO WATER ASSOC INC (Population served: 13365, Purch_surface_water):
Past health violations:
  • MCL, Monthly (TCR) - In JUN-2002, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: St Compliance achieved (JUL-11-2002), St Public Notif received (JUL-11-2002), St Formal NOV issued (JUL-31-2002), St Public Notif requested (JUL-31-2002)
Past monitoring violations:
  • CCR INADEQUATE REPORTING - Between OCT-27-2005 and DEC-31-2025, Consumer Confidence Rule. Follow-up actions: St Formal NOV issued (OCT-27-2005)
  • One regular monitoring violation
LANCASTER WATER WORKS (Population served: 5940, Surface_water):
Past health violations:
  • MCL, Monthly (TCR) - In SEP-2005, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (NOV-02-2005), St Formal NOV issued (NOV-02-2005), St Public Notif received (FEB-03-2006)
  • MCL, Monthly (TCR) - In MAY-2002, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: St Compliance achieved (AUG-08-2002), St Formal NOV issued (SEP-30-2002), St Public Notif requested (SEP-30-2002), St Formal NOV issued (OCT-31-2002), St Public Notif requested (OCT-31-2002), St Formal NOV issued (NOV-30-2002), St Public Notif requested (NOV-30-2002), St Formal NOV issued (DEC-31-2002), St Public Notif requested (DEC-31-2002), St Formal NOV issued (JAN-31-2003), St Public Notif requested (JAN-31-2003)
  • MCL, Monthly (TCR) - In JAN-2002, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (FEB-28-2002), St Formal NOV issued (FEB-28-2002), St Public Notif received (MAR-14-2002), St Compliance achieved (MAR-14-2002)
  • MCL, Monthly (TCR) - In DEC-2001, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: St Formal NOV issued (JAN-30-2002), St Public Notif requested (JAN-30-2002), St Public Notif received (MAR-14-2002), St Compliance achieved (MAR-14-2002)
Past monitoring violations:
  • Treatment Technique Precursor Removal - Between APR-2003 and JUN-2003, Contaminant: Carbon, Total-Organic. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (JUL-31-2003), St Formal NOV issued (JUL-31-2003), St Public Notif received (2 times from AUG-18-2003 to AUG-27-2003), St Compliance achieved (OCT-03-2003)
  • Treatment Technique Precursor Removal - Between JAN-2003 and MAR-2003, Contaminant: Carbon, Total-Organic. Follow-up actions: St Formal NOV issued (APR-30-2003), St Public Notif requested (APR-30-2003), St Public Notif received (MAY-29-2003), St Compliance achieved (OCT-01-2003)
  • Treatment Technique Precursor Removal - Between OCT-2002 and DEC-2002, Contaminant: Carbon, Total-Organic. Follow-up actions: St Formal NOV issued (JAN-31-2003), St Public Notif requested (JAN-31-2003), St Public Notif received (MAR-26-2003), St Compliance achieved (OCT-01-2003)
  • Follow-up and Routine Tap Sampling - Between JAN-01-2001 and JUL-24-2002, Contaminant: Lead & Copper Rule. Follow-up actions: St Formal NOV issued (APR-30-2002), St Public Notif requested (APR-30-2002), St Compliance achieved (JUL-24-2002)
  • 2 minor monitoring violations
  • 39 regular monitoring violations

Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2012: 31.9%
(35.2% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 4.3% for Black residents, 0.0% for Hispanic or Latino residents, 0.0% for American Indian residents, 0.0% for other race residents, 36.8% for two or more races residents)

Average household size:
This city:  2.4 people
Kentucky:  2.5 people

Percentage of family households:
This city:  62.8%
Whole state:  66.9%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This city:  7.4%
Whole state:  6.4%

Likely homosexual households (counted as self-reported same-sex unmarried-partner households)
  • Lesbian couples: 0.4% of all households
  • Gay men: 0.1% of all households

Detailed information about poverty and poor residents in Lancaster, KY

95 people in nursing facilities/skilled-nursing facilities in 2010

People in group quarters in Lancaster in 2000:

  • 92 people in nursing homes
  • 4 people in agriculture workers' dormitories on farms
  • 2 people in other group homes

Lancaster compared to Kentucky state average:

Lancaster, Kentucky environmental map by EPA

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  • Foreign-born population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Length of stay since moving in above state average.
  • House age above state average.
  • Number of college students below state average.


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Banks with branches in Lancaster (2011 data):

  • Whitaker Bank: 39 Public Square Branch at 39 Public Square, branch established on 1906/10/01; Danville-Maple Branch at Danville Street And Maple Avenue, branch established on 1979/09/17. Info updated 2008/07/07: Bank assets: $1,497.1 mil, Deposits: $1,225.4 mil, headquarters in Lexington, KY, positive income, Commercial Lending Specialization, 39 total offices, Holding Company: Whitaker Bank Corporation Of Kentucky
  • First Southern National Bank: at 27 Public Square, branch established on 1865/04/13. Info updated 2011/04/18: Bank assets: $675.9 mil, Deposits: $573.0 mil, local headquarters, positive income, Commercial Lending Specialization, 22 total offices, Holding Company: First Southern Bancorp, Inc.
  • The Farmers National Bank of Danville: Lancaster Branch at 20 Commerce Drive, branch established on 2008/02/19. Info updated 2006/11/03: Bank assets: $479.5 mil, Deposits: $412.6 mil, headquarters in Danville, KY, positive income, 11 total offices, Holding Company: Boyle Bancorp, Inc.
  • Central Kentucky Federal Savings Bank: First Lancaster Federal Savings Bank at 208 Lexington Street, branch established on 1873/01/01. Info updated 2011/07/21: Bank assets: $127.0 mil, Deposits: $100.8 mil, headquarters in Danville, KY, negative income in the last year, Mortgage Lending Specialization, 3 total offices

Educational Attainment (%) in 2012

School Enrollment by Level of School (%) in 2012


Lancaster travel time to work - commute


Lancaster mode of transportation to work chart

Most commonly used house heating fuel:

  • Utility gas (54%)
  • Electricity (43%)
  • Bottled, tank, or LP gas (2%)
  • Fuel oil, kerosene, etc. (1%)

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Religion statistics for Lancaster city (based on Garrard County data)

Percentage of population affiliated with a religious congregations: 49.58%
Here49.6%
USA50.2%

Adherents


Breakdown of population affiliated with a religious congregations

NameSouthern Baptist ConventionUnited Methodist ChurchChristian Churches and Churches of ChristChurch of God (Cleveland, Tennessee)Christian Church (Disciples of Christ)
Adherents58.5%9.3%8.5%5.3%4.7%
Congregations37.5%15.6%9.4%6.3%6.3%
NameChurch of the NazareneAssemblies of GodCatholic ChurchPresbyterian Church (USA)Other
Adherents4.2%2.9%2.1%1.9%2.7%
Congregations3.1%3.1%3.1%6.3%9.4%
Source: Jones, Dale E., et al. 2002. Congregations and Membership in the United States 2000. Nashville, TN: Glenmary Research Center.
Tables represent county-level data.

Food Environment Statistics:

Number of grocery stores: 4
Garrard County:

2.35 / 10,000 pop.
Kentucky:

2.19 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 1
Garrard County:

0.59 / 10,000 pop.
Kentucky:

0.74 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 5
Garrard County:

2.94 / 10,000 pop.
State:

4.36 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 3
Here:

1.77 / 10,000 pop.
State:

5.74 / 10,000 pop.
Adult diabetes rate:
This county:

11.7%
Kentucky:

11.0%
Adult obesity rate:
Garrard County:

30.7%
Kentucky:

30.0%
Low-income preschool obesity rate:
This county:

17.6%
State:

15.9%

Local government employment and payroll (March 2007)
Function Full-time employees Monthly full-time payroll Average yearly full-time wage Part-time employees Monthly part-time payroll
Financial Administration 1$3,258$39,0960$0
Other Government Administration 0$0 7$2,071
Judicial and Legal 0$0 1$1,275
Police Protection - Officers 8$20,336$30,5040$0
Firefighters 1$2,812$33,74427$2,376
Streets and Highways 2$4,775$28,6501$225
Solid Waste Management 3$5,839$23,3560$0
Sewerage 2$4,512$27,0721$891
Water Supply 5$11,054$26,5300$0
Other and Unallocable 4$5,074$15,2220$0
Totals for Government 26$57,660$26,61237$6,838

Lancaster government finances - Expenditure in 2002 (per resident):

  • Current Operations - Water Utilities: $863,000 ($251.38)
    Sewerage: $360,000 ($104.86)
    Central Staff Services: $338,000 ($98.46)
    Police Protection: $315,000 ($91.76)
    Solid Waste Management: $208,000 ($60.59)
    Fire Protection: $116,000 ($33.79)
    Regular Highways: $80,000 ($23.30)
    Financial Administration: $26,000 ($7.57)
  • General - Interest on Debt: $0 ($0.00)
  • Other Capital Outlay - Water Utilities: $661,000 ($192.54)
    Sewerage: $101,000 ($29.42)
    Fire Protection: $10,000 ($2.91)
    Police Protection: $3,000 ($0.87)
  • Total Salaries & Wages: $852,000 ($248.18)
  • Water Utilities - Interest on Debt: $54,000 ($15.73)

Lancaster government finances - Revenue in 2002 (per resident):

  • Charges - Sewerage: $398,000 ($115.93)
    Solid Waste Management: $265,000 ($77.19)
    All Other: $3,000 ($0.87)
  • Local Intergovernmental - All Other: $81,000 ($23.59)
    General Support: $8,000 ($2.33)
  • Miscellaneous - Interest Earnings: $47,000 ($13.69)
    General Revenue, NEC: $5,000 ($1.46)
  • Revenue - Water Utilities: $651,000 ($189.63)
  • State Intergovernmental - Highways: $57,000 ($16.60)
    All Other: $51,000 ($14.86)
  • Tax - NEC: $500,000 ($145.65)
    Property: $209,000 ($60.88)
    Public Utilities: $48,000 ($13.98)

Lancaster government finances - Debt in 2002 (per resident):

  • Long Term Debt Beginning Outstanding - Water Utilities: $1,408,000 ($410.14)
  • Long Term Debt Issue, Unspecified - Water Utilities: $600,000 ($174.77)
  • Long Term Debt Outstanding Nonguaranteed - Water Utilities: $1,974,000 ($575.01)
  • Long Term Debt Retired Unspecified - Water Utilities: $34,000 ($9.90)

Lancaster government finances - Cash and Securities in 2002 (per resident):

  • Other Funds - Cash & Deposits: $781,000 ($227.50)
  • Sinking Fund - Cash & Deposits: $103,000 ($30.00)

9.96% of this county's 2006 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2005 ($37,677 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

9.96%
Kentucky average:

6.98%

10 or fewer of this county's residents moved from foreign countries between 2005 and 2006.


Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2005 and 2006:
from Jessamine County, KY  2.27% ($42,378 average AGI)
from Fayette County, KY  1.29% ($44,958)
from Madison County, KY  1.04% ($33,034)


8.52% of this county's 2005 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2006 ($29,294 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

8.52%
Kentucky average:

6.74%

10 or fewer of this county's residents moved to foreign countries between 2005 and 2006.


Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2005 and 2006:
to Jessamine County, KY  1.42% ($28,359 average AGI)
to Madison County, KY  1.18% ($30,123)
to Lincoln County, KY  1.16% ($28,063)

Strongest AM radio stations in Lancaster:

  • WKYY (1280 AM; 1 kW; LANCASTER, KY; Owner: LANCASTER BROADCASTERS, INC.)
  • WRSL (1520 AM; daytime; 1 kW; STANFORD, KY; Owner: LINCOLN-GARRARD BROADCASTING CO.,INC)
  • WHAS (840 AM; 50 kW; LOUISVILLE, KY; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • WVLK (590 AM; 5 kW; LEXINGTON, KY; Owner: CUMULUS LICENSING CORP.)
  • WHIR (1230 AM; 1 kW; DANVILLE, KY; Owner: HOMETOWN B/CSTNG OF DANVILLE, INC.)
  • WLAP (630 AM; 5 kW; LEXINGTON, KY; Owner: CITICASTERS LICENSES, L.P.)
  • WLW (700 AM; 50 kW; CINCINNATI, OH; Owner: JACOR BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • WKVL (850 AM; daytime; 50 kW; KNOXVILLE, TN; Owner: HORNE RADIO, LLC)
  • WXRA (1580 AM; 10 kW; GEORGETOWN, KY; Owner: CITICASTERS LICENSES, L.P.)
  • WDFB (1170 AM; daytime; 1 kW; JUNCTION CITY, KY; Owner: ALUM SPRINGS VISION & OUTREACH CORP)
  • WCGW (770 AM; daytime; 1 kW; NICHOLASVILLE, KY; Owner: MORTENSON BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • WSAI (1530 AM; 50 kW; CINCINNATI, OH; Owner: JACOR BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • WHBN (1420 AM; 1 kW; HARRODSBURG, KY; Owner: MORTENSON BROADCASTING COMPANY OF KE)

Strongest FM radio stations in Lancaster:

  • WRNZ (105.1 FM; LANCASTER, KY; Owner: HOMETOWN BROADCASTING OF LANCASTER, INC.)
  • WXKY-FM (96.3 FM; STANFORD, KY; Owner: LINCOLN-GARRARD BROADCASTING CO.,INC)
  • WJMM-FM (99.3 FM; HARRODSBURG, KY; Owner: MORTENSON BROADCASTING COMPANY OF CENTRAL KENTUCKY, LLC)
  • WUKY (91.3 FM; LEXINGTON, KY; Owner: BD. OF TRUSTEES UNIV. OF KENTUCKY)
  • WEKU (88.9 FM; RICHMOND, KY; Owner: EASTERN KENTUCKY UNIVERSITY)
  • WCYO (100.7 FM; IRVINE, KY; Owner: KENTUCKY RIVER BROADCASTING CO.)
  • WHIR-FM (107.1 FM; DANVILLE, KY; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • WLFX (106.7 FM; BEREA, KY; Owner: WALLINGFORD COMMUNICATIONS, LLC)
  • WDFB-FM (88.1 FM; DANVILLE, KY; Owner: ALUM SPRINGS EDUCATIONAL CORPORATION)
  • WVLK-FM (92.9 FM; LEXINGTON, KY; Owner: CUMULUS LICENSING CORP.)
  • WLRO (101.5 FM; RICHMOND, KY; Owner: CUMULUS LICENSING CORP.)
  • WXZZ (103.3 FM; GEORGETOWN, KY; Owner: CUMULUS LICENSING CORP.)
  • WBUL-FM (98.1 FM; LEXINGTON, KY; Owner: CITICASTERS LICENSES, L.P.)
  • WLTO (102.5 FM; NICHOLASVILLE, KY; Owner: CUMULUS LICENSING CORP.)
  • WSEK (97.1 FM; SOMERSET, KY; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • WVRB (95.3 FM; WILMORE, KY; Owner: VERNON R. BALDWIN, INC.)
  • WMXL (94.5 FM; LEXINGTON, KY; Owner: CITICASTERS LICENSES, INC.)
  • WKQQ (100.1 FM; WINCHESTER, KY; Owner: CITICASTERS LICENSES, L.P.)
  • WTHL (90.5 FM; SOMERSET, KY; Owner: SOMERSET EDUCATIONAL BROADCASTING FOUNDATION)

TV broadcast stations around Lancaster:

  • WDKY-TV (Channel 56; DANVILLE, KY; Owner: WDKY LICENSEE, LLC)
  • WKLE (Channel 46; LEXINGTON, KY; Owner: KENTUCKY AUTHORITY FOR EDUCATIONAL TV)
  • WKYT-TV (Channel 27; LEXINGTON, KY; Owner: WKYT LICENSEE CORP.)
  • WTVQ-TV (Channel 36; LEXINGTON, KY; Owner: MEDIA GENERAL COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)
  • WLEX-TV (Channel 18; LEXINGTON, KY; Owner: WLEX COMMUNICATIONS, L.L.C.)
  • WKSO-TV (Channel 29; SOMERSET, KY; Owner: KENTUCKY AUTHORITY FOR EDUCATIONAL TV)
  • WBLU-LP (Channel 62; LEXINGTON, KY; Owner: SANDRA B. POWLEY)

Fatal road traffic accident statistics for 1975 - 2011 (per 100,000 population)

Lancaster, Kentucky:
  • Fatal accident count: 8
  • Vehicles involved in fatal accidents: 10
  • Fatal accidents caused by drunken drivers: 0
  • Fatalities: 8
  • Persons involved in fatal accidents: 20
  • Pedestrians involved in fatal accidents: 2
Kentucky average:
  • Fatal accident count: 71
  • Vehicles involved in fatal accidents: 112
  • Fatal accidents caused by drunken drivers: 19
  • Fatalities: 78
  • Persons involved in fatal accidents: 192
  • Pedestrians involved in fatal accidents: 7

See more detailed statistics of Lancaster fatal car crashes and road traffic accidents for 1975 - 2011 here


FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers:

2 (See the full list of FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers in Lancaster)

FCC Registered Antenna Towers:

35 (See the full list of FCC Registered Antenna Towers)

FCC Registered Commercial Land Mobile Towers:

1 (See the full list of FCC Registered Commercial Land Mobile Towers in Lancaster, KY)

FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers:

8 (See the full list of FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers)

FCC Registered Microwave Towers:

15 (See the full list of FCC Registered Microwave Towers in this town)

FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:

47 (See the full list of FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses in Lancaster)

FAA Registered Aircraft:

2
  • Aircraft: COVEY THOMAS A SONEX (Category: Land, Seats: 2, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds), Engine: AMA/EXPR UNKNOWN ENG (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 548TB , Serial Number: 0387, Year manufactured: 2008, Airworthiness Date: 06/24/2008
    Registrant (Individual): Thomas A Covey, 124 Burley Dr, Lancaster, KY 40444
  • Aircraft: CESSNA 210M (Category: Land, Seats: 6, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds, Speed: 141 mph), Engine: CONT MOTOR IO 520 SERIES (285 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 761AD , Serial Number: 21062094, Year manufactured: 1977, Airworthiness Date: 07/07/1977
    Registrant (Corporation): Horizons Unlimited LLC, 352 Fall Lick Rd, Lancaster, KY 40444


2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System Incidents:

  • Fire: 27
  • Hazardous Condition: 20
  • Service Call: 2
  • Good Intent Call: 6

Incident types - Lancaster


See full 2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System statistics for Lancaster, KY

Most common first names in Lancaster, KY among deceased individuals
NameCountLived (average)
James9673.0 years
William9076.1 years
Mary8878.1 years
Robert6974.5 years
John6576.0 years
Charles4370.9 years
George4174.1 years
Elizabeth3179.5 years
Willie2580.0 years
Clarence2273.8 years
Most common last names in Lancaster, KY among deceased individuals
Last nameCountLived (average)
Ray7076.5 years
Davis4576.3 years
Clark4276.5 years
Adams4176.6 years
Naylor3976.0 years
Sebastian3382.2 years
Long3376.4 years
Prewitt3180.3 years
Murphy2978.0 years
Anderson2878.8 years
Businesses in Lancaster, KY
NameCountNameCount
H&R Block1Subway1
McDonald's1U-Haul1
Nike1UPS1
Rite Aid1

Lancaster on our top lists:

  • #97 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of males in occupations: Sales representatives, services, wholesale and manufacturing"
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Total of 22 patent applications in 2008-2014.

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