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Lancaster is a township in Wells County, in the Fort Wayne metro area. [NOTE: This is not the only community in Indiana named Lancaster. For links to other places called Lancaster, IN, see the Duplicate Names box at right.]

The latitude of Lancaster is 40.785N. The longitude is -85.138W.

It is in the Eastern Standard time zone. Elevation is 850 feet.

The population, at the time of the 2000 census, was 5,411.


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Median household income
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$41,853
National
$41,994
Source: 2000 census, U.S. Census Bureau
For more census details and comparisons, see our Lancaster demographic reports

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33% of Lancaster residents report German ancestry, and 7% report Irish. For more info on local ancestry groups, see the Lancaster ancestry & family history guide.

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At the time of the 2000 census, the per capita income in Lancaster was $20,949, compared with $21,587 nationally.

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14% of Lancaster residents age 25 and older have a bachelor's or advanced college degree.

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Median rent in Lancaster, at the time of the 2000 Census, was $340.   Monthly homeowner costs, for people with mortgages, were $896.


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

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The average commute time for Lancaster workers is 20 minutes, compared with 26 minutes nationwide.

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More info about Lancaster:

DUPLICATE NAMES
Other IN communities named Lancaster:
  �Huntington County township
  �Jefferson County township

IN communities formerly known as Lancaster:
  �Salamonia, Jay County

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