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Information about Lancaster

The city of Lancaster is located in the state of Pennsylvania. Its area, population and other key information are listed below.
For all your administrative procedures, you can go to the Lancaster City Hall at the address and schedules indicated on this page or contact the City Hall’s Customer Service by phone or by email depending on your preference or on the service's availability.
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Municipality reviews4.7 / 5 for Lancaster by Cities and Towns in the United States the 1 January 2018

Lancaster’s Administration

Address of Lancaster mayorLancasterCity hall Lancaster
120 NORTH DUKE STREET

LANCASTER PA 17602
United States

http://www.cityoflancasterpa.com
city hall phone number+1 717-291-4701
city hall fax numberNot available
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Lancaster PA official websitewww.cityoflancasterpa.com
Lancaster town mayorJ. Richard Gray

Lancaster town demography

Name of Lancaster town’s inhabitants (demonym)Not available
DateCurrent valueClassed by Region/Country
Number of inhabitants56 348 population8 / 631
Lancaster town population density7 644,9 pop/sq mi (2 951,7 pop/km²)

List of Passport Facilities in Lancaster, PA

How to get a passport in Lancaster PA ? There are 4 passport offices in Lancaster, try one of these
Name Street Phone
LANCASTER COUNTY PROTHONOTARYS OFFICE50 N. DUKE ST7172998285
LANCASTER MAIN POST OFFICE1400 HARRISBURG PIKE7173966907
LANCASTER PUBLIC LIBRARY125 NORTH DUKE ST7173942651
MANHEIM TOWNSHIP PUBLIC LIBRARY595 GRANITE RUN DRIVE7175606441

Schools in Lancaster PA

Elementary schools in Lancaster

Brecht School

District of Manheim Township School District
Low grade : K, High grade : 4
Students : 280

Bucher School

District of Manheim Township School District
Low grade : K, High grade : 4
Students : 370

Burrowes School

District of Lancaster School District
Low grade : PK, High grade : 5
Students : 370

Carter and MacRae Elementary School

District of Lancaster School District
Low grade : PK, High grade : 5
Students : 462

Centerville Elementary School

District of Hempfield School District
Low grade : K, High grade : 6
Students : 509

Elizabeth R Martin Elementary School

District of Lancaster School District
Low grade : PK, High grade : 8
Students : 729

Fritz Elementary School

District of Conestoga Valley School District
Low grade : K, High grade : 6
Students : 644

Fulton Elementary School

District of Lancaster School District
Low grade : PK, High grade : 5
Students : 427

George Washington Elementary School

District of Lancaster School District
Low grade : PK, High grade : 5
Students : 589

Hambright Elementary School

District of Penn Manor School District
Low grade : K, High grade : 6
Students : 532

Hamilton Elementary School

District of Lancaster School District
Low grade : K, High grade : 5
Students : 456

James Buchanan Elementary School

District of Lancaster School District
Low grade : K, High grade : 5
Students : 391

King Elementary School

District of Lancaster School District
Low grade : PK, High grade : 5
Students : 541

Lafayette Elementary School

District of Lancaster School District
Low grade : PK, High grade : 5
Students : 528

Neff School

District of Manheim Township School District
Low grade : K, High grade : 4
Students : 332

Nitrauer School

District of Manheim Township School District
Low grade : K, High grade : 4
Students : 492

Price Elementary School

District of Lancaster School District
Low grade : PK, High grade : 5
Students : 517

Rohrerstown Elementary School

District of Hempfield School District
Low grade : K, High grade : 6
Students : 459

Ross Elementary School

District of Lancaster School District
Low grade : PK, High grade : 5
Students : 348

Schaeffer School

District of Manheim Township School District
Low grade : K, High grade : 4
Students : 309

Smoketown Elementary School

District of Conestoga Valley School District
Low grade : K, High grade : 6
Students : 629

Thomas Wharton Elementary School

District of Lancaster School District
Low grade : PK, High grade : 5
Students : 347

Wickersham Elementary School

District of Lancaster School District
Low grade : PK, High grade : 5
Students : 453

Middle schools in Lancaster

Centerville Middle School

District of Hempfield School District
Low grade : 7, High grade : 8
Students : 588

Gerald G Huesken Middle School

District of Conestoga Valley School District
Low grade : 7, High grade : 8
Students : 689

Hand Middle School

District of Lancaster School District
Low grade : 6, High grade : 8
Students : 526

Landis Run Intermediate School

District of Manheim Township School District
Low grade : 5, High grade : 6
Students : 888

Lincoln Middle School

District of Lancaster School District
Low grade : 6, High grade : 8
Students : 508

Manheim Township Middle School

District of Manheim Township School District
Low grade : 7, High grade : 8
Students : 914

Manor Middle School

District of Penn Manor School District
Low grade : 7, High grade : 8
Students : 493

Reynolds Middle School

District of Lancaster School District
Low grade : 6, High grade : 8
Students : 507

Wheatland Middle School

District of Lancaster School District
Low grade : 6, High grade : 8
Students : 553

High schools in Lancaster

Conestoga Valley Senior High School

District of Conestoga Valley School District
Low grade : 9, High grade : 12
Students : 1384

Manheim Township High School

District of Manheim Township School District
Low grade : 9, High grade : 12
Students : 1743

McCaskey Campus

District of Lancaster School District
Low grade : 9, High grade : 12
Students : 2716

Alternative schools in Lancaster

La Academia Partnership Charter School

District of La Academia Partnership Charter School
Low grade : 6, High grade : 12
Students : 214

Phoenix Academy

District of Lancaster School District
Low grade : 6, High grade : 12
Students : 316

Private schools in Lancaster

Blue Rock Mennonite School

Low grade : 1, High grade : 10
Students : 40

Chesterbrook Academy

Low grade : K, High grade : K
Students : 7

Chesterbrook Academy

Low grade : PK, High grade : K
Students : 172

Chesterbrook Academy

Low grade : PK, High grade : K
Students : 80

Kindercare Learning Center

Low grade : PK, High grade : K
Students : 51

Lancaster Country Day School

Low grade : PK, High grade : 12
Students : 593

Lancaster County Christian School - Leola Campus

Low grade : PK, High grade : 12
Students : 505

Lancaster Mennonite School

Low grade : 6, High grade : 12
Students : 748

Lancaster Mennonite School New Danville

Low grade : PK, High grade : 5
Students : 153

Lancaster Mennonite School-Lancaster Campus

Low grade : 6, High grade : 12
Students : 747

Montessori Academy Of Lancaster

Low grade : PK, High grade : 6
Students : 200

Resurrection Catholic School

Low grade : K, High grade : 8
Students : 151

St Anne School

Low grade : PK, High grade : 8
Students : 172

The Jenkins School

Low grade : PK, High grade : K
Students : 36

The New School Of Lancaster

Low grade : PK, High grade : 8
Students : 234

Veritas Press Scholars Academy

Low grade : 3, High grade : 12
Students : 475

Way Of Jesus Academy

Low grade : PK, High grade : 3
Students : 22

Wonder Club Early Learning Center S Lancaster City

Low grade : PK, High grade : K
Students : 27

Schools near Lancaster

The top 3 most popular banks in Lancaster

There are 70 bank branches in Lancaster.
Fulton Bank, National Association is the most popular bank in town with 11, followed by Manufacturers and Traders Trust Company with 9 and then PNC Bank, National Association with 8.

Find below all banks in Lancaster :

Bank's name Number of banks Service Type
Fulton Bank, National Association11Full Service Brick and Mortar Office
Manufacturers and Traders Trust Company9Full Service Brick and Mortar Office
PNC Bank, National Association8Full Service Brick and Mortar Office
Branch Banking and Trust Company7Full Service Brick and Mortar Office
Wells Fargo Bank, National Association7Full Service Brick and Mortar Office
First National Bank of Pennsylvania5Full Service Brick and Mortar Office
Orrstown Bank5Full Service Brick and Mortar Office
Northwest Bank5Full Service Brick and Mortar Office
PeoplesBank, a Codorus Valley Company4Full Service Brick and Mortar Office
Santander Bank, N.A.4Full Service Brick and Mortar Office
Citizens Bank, National Association2Full Service Brick and Mortar Office
Mid Penn Bank1Full Service Brick and Mortar Office
LINKBANK1Full Service Brick and Mortar Office
Woodforest National Bank1Full Service Retail Office


More info about banks in Lancaster

Lancaster town administrative number

Lancaster town code4241216
Lancaster town postcode17602

Lancaster town territory

Lancaster town area7,37 sq mi (19,09 km²)
Lancaster town altitude381 Altitude feet
Geographical coordinatesLatitude: 40.0421
Longitude: -76.301
Latitude: 40° 2' 32'' North
Longitude: 76° 18' 4'' West
Time zone
UTC -5:00 (America/New_York)
Summer time : UTC -4:00
Winter time : UTC -5:00
Local time

Lancaster town demography

Name of Lancaster town’s inhabitants (demonym)
DateCurrent valueClassed by Region/Country
Number of inhabitants56 348 population8 / 631
Lancaster town population density7 644,9 pop/sq mi (2 951,7 pop/km²)

Lancaster town’s neighbouring towns

Lancaster neighbouring towns
East PetersburgEast PetersburgAkron
MillersvilleNeighbouring townsStrasburg
MillersvilleMillersvilleStrasburg
Lancaster neighbouring towns
Millersville 6 kmEast Petersburg 8 kmMountville 11.4 km
Strasburg 11.6 kmLititz 12.4 kmAkron 15.3 km
Manheim 15.7 kmColumbia 16.6 kmEphrata 18.5 km
New Holland 19.1 kmMount Joy 19.2 kmWrightsville 19.7 km
Quarryville 20.2 kmEast Prospect 20.4 kmMarietta 21.4 km
Terre Hill 25.1 kmYorkana 25.3 kmDenver 25.3 km
Cornwall 26.1 kmHallam 26.2 kmMount Gretna 26.9 km

Distance between Lancaster and country’s main cities

New York City : 212 kmLos Angeles : 3766 kmChicago : 977 km
Houston : 2076 kmPhiladelphia : 100 km closestPhoenix : 3247 km
San Antonio : 2339 kmSan Diego : 3711 kmDallas : 1997 km
San Jose : 3925 kmJacksonville : 1185 kmIndianapolis : 841 km
San Francisco : 4011 kmAustin : 2224 kmColumbus : 570 km

Hotel offers in Lancaster

Look for a hotel

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Nearby hotel : The Hotel Lancaster
The Hotel Lancaster
Address : 26 East Chestnut Street : 109 $US / 0 $US - 66
The Hotel Lancaster is located in Lancaster town centre and boasts a complimentary continental breakfast and free Wi-Fi. Lancaster City Hall is steps from the hotel. A refrigerator, cable TV, and work desk are including in each room.
Nearby hotel : Sunset Valley Motel
Sunset Valley Motel
Address : 2288 New Holland Pike : 60 $US / 100 $US - 20
Located off Highway 222 in the heart of Pennsylvania’s Amish country, this Lancaster motel offers rooms with a cable TV. It features free Wi-Fi and is just 2.7 miles from Lancaster Country Club.
Nearby hotel : The Inn at Leola Village
The Inn at Leola Village
Address : 38 Deborah Drive : 135 $US / 270 $US - 62
A tranquil escape in the heart of Leola, Pennsylvania, this luxurious boutique hotel offers gourmet dining, full-service spa treatments and elegant guestrooms combining historic charm and modern amenities.
Nearby hotel : Lancaster Host Resort and Conference Center
Lancaster Host Resort and Conference Center
Address : 2300 Lincoln Highway East : 79 $US / 125 $US - 319
Less than a half mile from Dutch Wonderland Amusement Park, Lancaster Host Resort features an on-site golf course and indoor and outdoor pools. Rooms offer cable TV and Nintendo 64. Guest rooms provide free Wi-Fi, desks and ironing facilities.
Nearby hotel : Courtyard Lancaster
Courtyard Lancaster
Address : 1931 Hospitality Drive : 109 $US / 224 $US - 133
This hotel is 7.5 miles from Lancaster Airport and provides a free airport shuttle. The hotel features the Bistro on site, serving American cuisine, and rooms with refrigerators.

Leisure and activities in the Lancaster town’s surrounding area

Golf course
Lancaster Country ClubMeadia Heights Golf Club
Overlook Golf CourseConestoga Country Club
Olde Hickory Golf CourseWillow Valley Golf Course
Crossgates Golf Course
to Millersville 6.9 km
Lancaster Host Golf Resort
Bent Creek Country Club
to Lititz 9.6 km
Executive at Evergreen Golf Course Inc.
to Manheim 10.8 km