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Lititz is a borough in Lancaster County, in the Lancaster metro area.

The community was named after city in Moravia

The latitude of Lititz is 40.157N. The longitude is -76.307W.

It is in the Eastern Standard time zone. Elevation is 384 feet.

The estimated population, in 2003, was 8,957.


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Median household income
Local
$40,417
National
$41,994
Source: 2000 census, U.S. Census Bureau
For more census details and comparisons, see our Lititz demographic reports
Former and merged names include:
· Warwick
Laid out by missionaries in 1757

Early industries included the manufacture of pianos and hard pretzels

Local festivals include:
  • Fire & Ice Festival - Feb. 15-18, 2007
Dates often change. Check Lititz web sites and events links in the sections below.
Lititz attractions: Sturgis Pretzel House
Historic sites and museums: Heritage Map Museum, Wilbur Chocolate Candy Museum, Lititz Moravian Archives & Museum
Support for libraries: Local government funding for the local library system, in fiscal years 2001-2002, was below the national average. (See library links below.)

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Sections below provide additional information and links about Lititz demographics, travel and tourism, nearby airports, cemeteries, the Lancaster County economy, education, environment, genealogy, government, historic sites, Lancaster area jobs, libraries, maps, museums, newspapers and other media, nonprofit groups, real estate, recreation, religion, transportation, and weather in the 17543 ZIP code.

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Ancestry & family history

36% of Lititz residents report German ancestry, and 14% report Irish. For more info on local ancestry groups, see the Lititz ancestry & family history guide.

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At the time of the 2000 census, the per capita income in Lititz was $20,601, compared with $21,587 nationally.

Education

24% of Lititz residents age 25 and older have a bachelor's or advanced college degree.

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Historic districts in Lititz include Lititz Moravian Historic District ... View historic districts

Housing & real estate

Median rent in Lititz, at the time of the 2000 Census, was $504.   Monthly homeowner costs, for people with mortgages, were $1,001.


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Libraries in Lititz include Lititz Public Library ... View libraries

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Lancaster County supported George W. Bush in the 2004 presidential election. For more information, see our Lititz political report.

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The average commute time for Lititz workers is 21 minutes, compared with 26 minutes nationwide.

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