The unemployment rate in Lancaster County is 5.6% (U.S. avg. is 6.0%). Recent job growth is Positive. Lancaster County jobs have increased by 0.7%. More Economy
COST OF LIVING
Compared to the rest of the country, Lancaster County's cost of living is 2.6% lower than the U.S. average. More Cost of Living
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WEATHER & CLIMATE
June, September and August are the most pleasant months in Lancaster County, while January and February are the least comfortable months. Today's Weather
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In the last Presidential election, Lancaster county remained very strongly Republican, 56.9% to 41.2%. More Voting Stats
Lancaster County's population is 546,192 people. Since 2020, it has had a population growth of 4.9%. Learn More...
Average Commute time is 23.1 minutes. The National Average is 26.4 minutes. Learn More...
The median home cost in Lancaster County is Real Estate: $282,600
. Home appreciation the last 10 years has been 5.5%.
Lancaster County public schools spend $14,971 per student. The average school expenditure in the U.S. is $12,383. There are about 15.3 students per teacher in Lancaster County. More Education