The unemployment rate in Lancaster Metro Area is 5.6% (U.S. avg. is 6.0%). Recent job growth is Positive. Lancaster Metro Area jobs have increased by 0.7%. More Economy
COST OF LIVING
Compared to the rest of the country, Lancaster Metro Area's cost of living is 0.7% 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 the Lancaster metro area, while January and February are the least comfortable months. Today's Weather
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In the last Presidential election, the Lancaster metro area remained very strongly Republican, 56.9% to 41.2%. More Voting Stats
Lancaster Metro Area's population is 550,480 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 Metro Area is Real Estate: $299,400
. Home appreciation the last 10 years has been 14.4%.
Lancaster Metro Area public schools spend $14,971 per student. The average school expenditure in the U.S. is $12,383. There are about 14.8 students per teacher in Lancaster Metro Area. More Education