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Lancaster County, PA

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Lancaster County, PA
  • Location TypeCounty
  • County SeatLancaster, PA
  • Population519,445
  • Land Area (Square Miles) 943.8099
  • Population Density (Per Square Mile) 550.3999

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TitleLatest YearLatest ValueLatest Rank
Decennial Census Population (County)2010519,445122 of 3170
Decennial Census Population Per Square Mile (County)2010550.40256 of 3170
Percent of African American Population (County)20185.2%1153 of 3131
Percent of Hispanic Population (County)201810.8%725 of 3139
Persistent Poverty Counties (County)201300 of 0 - 1
Rural-Urban Continuum for Counties (County)201322 of 1 - 9
Unemployment Rate (County)20193.4%1841 of 3140
Death Rate (Per 100,000) (County)2016951.002145 of 3105
Percent of Adults Physically Inactive (County)201621.0%2721 of 3141
Age-Adjusted Rate of Diabetes per 1,000 Persons (County)20167.102247 of 3141
Medicare Part D Prescription Enrollment Rate (County)201843.9%2123 of 3137
Farmers' Markets (County)201613116 of 2249
Percent of Children Without a Market Within One Mile (County)201511.6%2354 of 3004
Percent of School-age Children in Poverty (County)201810.0%2796 of 3140
Total Public School Expenditures (County)2017$1,296,223,000.00120 of 3123
Number of Public Libraries (County)20171587 of 1287
Average Daily Maximum Heat Index (County)201191.162014 of 3103
Percentage of Days with a Good Air Quality Index (County)201965.1%922 of 1006
Second Highest 1-hour Carbon Monoxide Measurement (County)20082.10118 of 212
Greenhouse Gas Direct Emitting Facilities (County)20187162 of 1227
Average Fine Particulate Matter (County)201112.351214 of 3108
FEMA Public Assistance Grant Dollars Obligated for Disasters (County)2016$1,617,319.9074 of 654
Total Deposits in Banks (County)2016-2017$11,050,177,000.00147 of 3108
Property Taxes as Percent of Income: Five-Year Estimates (County)2006-20104.0%231 of 2773
Percent of Firms Which are Women Owned (County)201229.5%1922 of 3093
Manufacturing Establishments with 5 to 9 Employees (County)201819432 of 1961
Immigrant Households Entering County According to Tax Returns (County)2017-201840258 of 389
Estimated Veteran Population Under 45 Years Old (County)20106,328159 of 3143
Total Planted Acres (County)2019112,734.001412 of 3034
Online, Mail Order, and Television Retail Sales in 2009 Dollars (County)2050$1,803,000,000.00113 of 2709
Total Retail and Food Service Sales in 2009 Dollars (County)2050$12,835,000,000.00123 of 3108
Earnings in Management of Companies and Enterprises Occupations in 2009 Dollars (County)2050$2,041,000,000.00101 of 2178
Population (County)2050783,000113 of 3076
Per Capita Total Personal Income (County)2050$212,375.00890 of 3112
Total Employees (County)2050510,000125 of 3065
Population 18 to 24 Years Old (County)205069,000111 of 2216
African American Male Population 25 Years Old (County)2050389205 of 2780
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