Demographics

The City of Lancaster is a thriving community of nearly 155,000 with over 50,000 households. Clean air, attainable housing, wide open spaces, and a close-knit community make Lancaster the ideal place for businesses and families. Endless potential for growth, along with a strong commitment to business from local leaders, earned Lancaster the "Most Business Friendly: Eddy Award from the Los Angeles Economic Development Corporation in 2007. No matter how you look at it, it's positively clear that Lancaster is the perfect place to live, work and play!

People of all ages and ethnic backgrounds call Lancaster home. We take pride in our diversity and recognize that each individual contributes to making our City a stronger, more vibrant community.
Lancaster's business friendly atmosphere has contributed to ongoing economic growth. Recent alternative energy initiatives have made Lancaster the hub of a growing solar and renewable energy Mecca. With over 350 days of sunshine each the year, Lancaster's high desert terrain and clear skies position Lancaster for a strong economic future.

Lancaster Highlights