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Demographics Analysis

The people of Lancaster Town, Massachusetts give the community character. This place is unique because of factors such as population size / density, ethnic background, ratio of males to females, and average age.

Population By Sex By Age
(Lancaster Town, Massachusetts)

Male:

Under 5 years : 161

5 to 9 years : 111

10 to 14 years : 295

15 to 17 years : 190

18 and 19 years : 86

20 years : 80

21 years : 51

22 to 24 years : 224

25 to 29 years : 429

30 to 34 years : 285

35 to 39 years : 393

40 to 44 years : 321

45 to 49 years : 355

50 to 54 years : 347

55 to 59 years : 178

60 and 61 years : 112

62 to 64 years : 51

65 and 66 years : 31

67 to 69 years : 80

70 to 74 years : 62

75 to 79 years : 26

80 to 84 years : 21

85 years and over : 15

Female:

Under 5 years : 200

5 to 9 years : 149

10 to 14 years : 200

15 to 17 years : 236

18 and 19 years : 186

20 years : 25

21 years : 44

22 to 24 years : 92

25 to 29 years : 38

30 to 34 years : 93

35 to 39 years : 274

40 to 44 years : 298

45 to 49 years : 252

50 to 54 years : 268

55 to 59 years : 317

60 and 61 years : 59

62 to 64 years : 51

65 and 66 years : 28

67 to 69 years : 86

70 to 74 years : 30

75 to 79 years : 112

80 to 84 years : 43

85 years and over : 41


(updated 2009)



Population By Ancestry
(Lancaster Town, Massachusetts)

Ancestry specified:

Single ancestry : 3,283

Multiple ancestry : 2,917

Ancestry not specified:

Ancestry unclassified : 31

Ancestry not reported : 795


(updated 2009)



Population By Citizen Status In The United States
(Lancaster Town, Massachusetts)

U.S. citizen, born in the United States : 6,310

U.S. citizen, born in Puerto Rico or U.S. Island Areas : 183

U.S. citizen, born abroad of American parent(s) : 91

U.S. citizen by naturalization : 182

Not a U.S. citizen : 260


(updated 2009)



Place Of Birth By Age
(Lancaster Town, Massachusetts)

Total:

Under 5 years : 361

5 to 17 years : 1,181

18 to 24 years : 788

25 to 34 years : 845

35 to 44 years : 1,286

45 to 54 years : 1,222

55 to 59 years : 495

60 and 61 years : 171

62 to 64 years : 102

65 to 74 years : 317

75 years and over : 258

Born in state of residence:

Under 5 years : 327

5 to 17 years : 865

18 to 24 years : 506

25 to 34 years : 634

35 to 44 years : 931

45 to 54 years : 701

55 to 59 years : 350

60 and 61 years : 85

62 to 64 years : 44

65 to 74 years : 155

75 years and over : 159

Born in other state in the United States:

Under 5 years : 34

5 to 17 years : 258

18 to 24 years : 205

25 to 34 years : 72

35 to 44 years : 218

45 to 54 years : 322

55 to 59 years : 140

60 and 61 years : 38

62 to 64 years : 58

65 to 74 years : 140

75 years and over : 68

Native, born outside the United States:

Under 5 years : 0

5 to 17 years : 58

18 to 24 years : 38

25 to 34 years : 36

35 to 44 years : 54

45 to 54 years : 76

55 to 59 years : 0

60 and 61 years : 0

62 to 64 years : 0

65 to 74 years : 0

75 years and over : 12

Foreign born:

Under 5 years : 0

5 to 17 years : 0

18 to 24 years : 39

25 to 34 years : 103

35 to 44 years : 83

45 to 54 years : 123

55 to 59 years : 5

60 and 61 years : 48

62 to 64 years : 0

65 to 74 years : 22

75 years and over : 19


(updated 2009)



Place Of Birth By Sex
(Lancaster Town, Massachusetts)

Born in state of residence:

Male : 2,642

Female : 2,115

Born in other state in the United States:

Male : 748

Female : 805

Native: born outside the United States:

Male : 255

Female : 19

Foreign born:

Male : 259

Female : 183


(updated 2009)



Place Of Birth By Race
(Lancaster Town, Massachusetts)

Born in state of residence : 4,479

Born in other state in the United States : 1,171

Native: born outside the United States : 156

Foreign born : 215


(updated 2009)



Place Of Birth By Marital Status
(Lancaster Town, Massachusetts)

Born in state of residence:

Never married : 1,680

Now married, except separated : 1,640

Divorced : 287

Separated : 65

Widowed : 183

Born in other state in the United States:

Never married : 499

Now married, except separated : 700

Divorced : 94

Separated : 15

Widowed : 50

Native: born outside the United States:

Never married : 169

Now married, except separated : 64

Divorced : 11

Separated : 11

Widowed : 0

Foreign born:

Never married : 149

Now married, except separated : 258

Divorced : 23

Separated : 0

Widowed : 12


(updated 2009)



Language Spoken At Home By Ability To Speak English (Population Of 5 Years and Older)
(Lancaster Town, Massachusetts)

Speak only English : 6,072

Spanish or Spanish Creole:

Speak English "very well" : 135

Speak English less than "very well" : 82

French (incl. Patois, Cajun):

Speak English "very well" : 17

Speak English less than "very well" : 0

French Creole:

Speak English "very well" : 160

Speak English less than "very well" : 0

Italian:

Speak English "very well" : 14

Speak English less than "very well" : 0

Portuguese or Portuguese Creole:

Speak English "very well" : 7

Speak English less than "very well" : 0

German:

Speak English "very well" : 10

Speak English less than "very well" : 0

Yiddish:

Speak English "very well" : 17

Speak English less than "very well" : 0

Greek:

Speak English "very well" : 7

Speak English less than "very well" : 0

Polish:

Speak English "very well" : 33

Speak English less than "very well" : 0

Hindi:

Speak English "very well" : 31

Speak English less than "very well" : 0

Thai:

Speak English "very well" : 0

Speak English less than "very well" : 22

Other Asian languages:

Speak English "very well" : 37

Speak English less than "very well" : 0

Tagalog:

Speak English "very well" : 0

Speak English less than "very well" : 11

Other and unspecified languages:

Speak English "very well" : 10

Speak English less than "very well" : 0


(updated 2009)



Ancestries in Lancaster Town, Massachusetts

  • Irish: 1,329   (15.3%)
  • Other Groups: 1,063   (12.3%)
  • Italian: 985   (11.4%)
  • United States Or American: 940   (10.8%)
  • English: 921   (10.6%)
  • French (except Basque): 703   (8.1%)
  • German: 444   (5.1%)
  • French Canadian: 348   (4.0%)
  • West Indian (excluding Hispanic Groups): 240   (2.8%)
  • Scottish: 240   (2.8%)
  • Polish: 231   (2.7%)
  • Greek: 163   (1.9%)
  • Scotch-irish: 153   (1.8%)
  • Portuguese: 143   (1.7%)
  • Swedish: 128   (1.5%)
  • Dutch: 126   (1.5%)
  • Canadian: 68   (0.8%)
  • Welsh: 53   (0.6%)
  • Subsaharan African: 48   (0.6%)
  • Russian: 47   (0.5%)
  • Finnish: 41   (0.5%)
  • British: 33   (0.4%)
  • Hungarian: 32   (0.4%)
  • Brazilian: 29   (0.3%)
  • Norwegian: 24   (0.3%)
  • Lithuanian: 22   (0.3%)
  • Bulgarian: 18   (0.2%)
  • Austrian: 18   (0.2%)
  • European: 17   (0.2%)
  • Yugoslavian: 14   (0.2%)
  • Latvian: 13   (0.2%)
  • Iranian: 9   (0.1%)
  • Ukrainian: 8   (0.1%)
  • Luxemburger: 8   (0.1%)
  • Belgian: 7   (0.1%)

(updated 2010)



Total Population In Lancaster Town, Massachusetts is 7,026



(updated 2009)



Male Population in Lancaster Town, Massachusetts: 3,904
Female Population in Lancaster Town, Massachusetts: 3,122


(updated 2013)



Median Male Resident Age in Lancaster Town, Massachusetts: 35.3
Median Female Resident Age in Lancaster Town, Massachusetts: 41.2


(updated 2013)



Median Age in the State of Massachusetts is 39


(updated 2010)



Median Age By Sex in Lancaster Town, Massachusetts


White


Both sexes

40.7

Male

37.0

Female

44.7

Black or African American


Both sexes

26.0

Male

27.3

Female

22.7

American Indian and Alaska Native


Both sexes

37.5

Male

0.0

Female

37.5

Asian


Both sexes

34.2

Male

35.0

Female

32.5

Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander


Both sexes

0.0

Male

0.0

Female

0.0

Other


Both sexes

31.5

Male

30.5

Female

32.5

Two or More Races


Both sexes

18.7

Male

17.0

Female

21.5

Hispanic or Latino


Both sexes

29.0

Male

29.0

Female

29.0

White / Not Hispanic or Latino


Both sexes

41.8

Male

38.5

Female

45.1


(updated 2010)



Races in Lancaster Town, Massachusetts


  • White: 6,021
  • African American: 545
  • American Indian: 13
  • Asian: 186
  • Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander: 0
  • Some Other Race: 114
  • Two or More Races: 147



(updated 2013)













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Education Analysis

The amount of education a person receives can deeply affect their lives. The amount of education Lancaster Town, Massachusetts citizens receive, averaged as group, may also affect the community.

Education Level of Population 25 Years and Over in Lancaster Town, Massachusetts

Male


  • No Schooling Completed: 14   (0.49%)
  • Nursery To 4th Grade: 11   (0.39%)
  • 5th And 6th Grade: 45   (1.58%)
  • 7th And 8th Grade: 125   (4.38%)
  • 9th Grade: 78   (2.73%)
  • 10th Grade: 161   (5.64%)
  • 11th Grade: 148   (5.18%)
  • 12th Grade, No Diploma: 51   (1.79%)
  • High School Graduate (includes Equivalency): 846   (29.63%)
  • Some College, Less Than 1 Year: 176   (6.16%)
  • Some College, 1 Or More Years, No Degree: 323   (11.31%)
  • Associate Degree: 100   (3.5%)
  • Bachelor's Degree: 453   (15.87%)
  • Master's Degree: 248   (8.69%)
  • Professional School Degree: 57   (2%)
  • Doctorate Degree: 19   (0.67%)

Female


  • No Schooling Completed: 5   (0.23%)
  • Nursery To 4th Grade: 8   (0.37%)
  • 5th And 6th Grade: 15   (0.7%)
  • 7th And 8th Grade: 28   (1.31%)
  • 9th Grade: 25   (1.17%)
  • 10th Grade: 36   (1.69%)
  • 11th Grade: 52   (2.44%)
  • 12th Grade, No Diploma: 86   (4.03%)
  • High School Graduate (includes Equivalency): 458   (21.46%)
  • Some College, Less Than 1 Year: 193   (9.04%)
  • Some College, 1 Or More Years, No Degree: 232   (10.87%)
  • Associate Degree: 229   (10.73%)
  • Bachelor's Degree: 490   (22.96%)
  • Master's Degree: 185   (8.67%)
  • Professional School Degree: 83   (3.89%)
  • Doctorate Degree: 9   (0.42%)


(updated 2010)





Largest Schools (Private) In Lancaster Town, Massachusetts

  • Dr. Franklin Perkins School


    ( Grades: K-12, Location: 971 Main Street, Lancaster, MA 01523, Phone: (978) 368-6522, Students: 143 )

  • Rfk Lancaster School


    ( Grades: 2-11, Location: 220 Old Common Road, Lancaster, MA 01523, Phone: (978) 365-2803, Students: 46 )

Public Libraries (Central) In Lancaster Town, Massachusetts

  • Thayer Memorial Library


    717 Main St., Lancaster, MA 01523

(updated 2012)



Museums Near Lancaster Town, Massachusetts


  • Lancaster County Society For Historical Preservation Inc


    Po Box 1132, Lancaster, SC 29720

  • Lancaster Cultural History Msm


    7 W King St, Lancaster, PA 17603

  • Lancaster Firefighters Historical Society Inc


    1596 E Main Street, Lancaster, OH 43130

  • Lancaster Historical Society


    Po Box 473, Lancaster, NH 03584

  • Lancaster Historical Society Inc


    Po Box 244, Lancaster, MA 01523

  • Lancaster Historical Society Inc


    Po Box 173, Lancaster, TX 75146

  • Lancaster Mennonite Conference Historical Society


    2215 Millstream Rd, Lancaster, PA 17602
    http://www.lmhs.org

  • Lancaster Museum And Public Art Foundation


    Po Box 304, Lancaster, CA 93534

  • Lancaster Museum Of Art


    135 N Lime St, Lancaster, PA 17602
    http://www.lmapa.org

  • Lancaster New York Historical Society


    40 Clark St, Lancaster, NY 14086

  • Lancaster Science Center


    454 New Holland Avenue, Lancaster, PA 17602

  • Lancaster Science Factory


    454 New Holland Ave, Lancaster, PA 17602
    http://www.lancastersciencefactory.org

  • Lancasterhistory Org


    230 N President Ave, Lancaster, PA 17603
    http://www.lancasterhistory.org

  • Lancasterhistory.org


    230 North President Avenue, Lancaster, PA 17603

  • Manheim Township Historical Society


    Po Box 5250, Lancaster, PA 17602

  • Mary Ball Washington Museum & Library Inc


    Po Box 97, Lancaster, VA 22503

  • Nelson Dewey Heritage Society


    253 S Harrison St, Lancaster, WI 53813

  • North Museum Corporation


    400 College Ave, Lancaster, PA 17603
    http://www.northmuseum.org

  • North Museum Of Natural History And Science


    400 College Ave., Lancaster, PA 17603
    http://www.northmuseum.org/

  • Ohio Glass Museum


    Po Box 794, Lancaster, OH 43130
    http://www.ohioglassmuseum.org

  • Railway Preservation News Inc


    100 Nursery Lane, Lancaster, PA 17603

  • Rock Ford Foundation


    881 Rockford Rd, Lancaster, PA 17602
    http://www.rockfordplantation.org

  • Rocky Springs Carousel Association


    1705 Oregon Pike, Lancaster, PA 17601

  • Schuhplattler Gebirgstrachten Verein Edelweiss Incorporated


    79 Brunck Rd, Lancaster, NY 14086

  • Schuyler County Historical Society


    Po Box 215, Lancaster, MO 63548
    http://www.schuylerhistory.com

  • Sherman House Museum


    137 E Main St, Lancaster, OH 43130
    http://www.shermanhouse.org

  • Strain Farmstead Historical Restoration Corp


    Po Box 616, Lancaster, TX 75146

  • Strasburg Restoration &preservation Inc


    1115 Wheatland Ave Apt G8, Lancaster, PA 17603

  • The Bulfunch Fund Inc


    131 Center Bridge Rd, Lancaster, MA 01523

  • Thunder Air Museum Inc


    8838 W Avenue, Lancaster, CA 93536


* There are 5 more museums in Lancaster Town, Massachusetts not display here.

(updated 2014)



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Geography Analysis

The actual land features relating to Lancaster Town, Massachusetts affect how people live their lives. Natural features such as oceans, mountains, lakes, plains, and deserts all make a difference in the lives of individuals. The types of housing, heating fuels, and transportation infrastructure are largely influenced by the geography of Lancaster Town, Massachusetts.

Area Features of Lancaster Town, Massachusetts


Building


(1) G Eric Jones Library   (2) Lancaster Ambulance Service   (3) Lancaster Fire Department Station 1 Headquarters   (4) Lancaster Historical Commission Library   (5) Lancaster Town Hall   (6) Lancaster Town Police Department  

Cemetery


(1) Middle Cemetery   (2) North Village Cemetery   (3) Old Settlers Cemetery  

Church


(1) Convent Of The Cenacle   (2) Evangelical Congregational Church   (3) First Church Of Christ  

Civil


(1) Town Of Lancaster  

Dam


(1) Fort Pond Dam  

Forest


(1) Lancaster State Forest  

Lake


(1) Bartlett Pond   (2) Little Spectacle Pond   (3) Oak Hill Pond   (4) Spectacle Pond  

Locale


(1) Apple Lane Orchard   (2) Ymca Day Camp  

Park


(1) Fiske Hill National Park   (2) Lancaster State Forest  

Populated Place


(1) Lancaster   (2) North Village   (3) Ponakin Mill   (4) South Lancaster  

Reservoir


(1) Fort Pond  

School


(1) Atlantic Union College   (2) Browning Elementary-south Lancaster Academy   (3) Browning Memorial School   (4) Doctor Franklin Perkins School   (5) Lancaster Memorial School   (6) Lancaster Middle School   (7) Mary Rowlandson Elementary School   (8) Perkins School   (9) South Lancaster Academy  

Stream


(1) Mcgovern Brook   (2) North Nashua River   (3) Ponakin Brook   (4) Ropers Brook   (5) Spectacle Brook  

Summit


(1) Ballard Hill   (2) George Hill   (3) Hawthorn Hill   (4) Pine Hill   (5) Wekepeke Hill   (6) Whittemore Hill  


(updated 2014)



Zip Codes in Lancaster Town, Massachusetts

01523 (pop. 7,273)


Cities Nearby Lancaster Town, Massachusetts

Lancaster Town, MA  (pop. 7,026) 0.0 Miles
South Lancaster Cdp, MA  (pop. 1,537) 2.5 Miles
Clinton Cdp, MA  (pop. 7,416) 3.6 Miles
Clinton Town, MA  (pop. 14,196) 3.7 Miles
Bolton Town, MA  (pop. 4,529) 4.0 Miles
Shirley Cdp, MA  (pop. 1,929) 5.1 Miles
Harvard Town, MA  (pop. 6,145) 5.1 Miles
Fort Devens Cdp, MA  (pop. 1,310) 5.4 Miles
Leominster City, MA  (pop. 40,912) 5.5 Miles
Sterling Town, MA  (pop. 7,789) 5.5 Miles



Area Code(s) in Lancaster Town, Massachusetts

978



Elevation in Lancaster Town, Massachusetts is 279.0 ft. (85.0 meters)





Latitude/Longitude of Lancaster Town, Massachusetts

Lat: 42.472291 N        Long: -71.675694 W



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Economic Analysis

People and the communities they live in depend on money. The people of Lancaster Town, Massachusetts need food, shelter, clothing, and medical care. Business formation and job creation are essential to this community. Money sustains infrastructure such as roads and airports as well as human resources including fire rescue and police protection.

Energy Costs In Massachusetts

    Residential
(cents per
kilowatthour)
Commercial
(cents per
kilowatthour)
Industrial
(cents per
kilowatthour)
Other
(cents per
kilowatthour)
Transportation
(cents per
kilowatthour)
Total
(cents per
kilowatthour)
1990              
  Energy-Only Providers 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00
  Full-Service Providers 9.66 8.56 7.89 10.90 0.00 8.85
  Total Electric Industry 9.66 8.56 7.89 10.90 0.00 8.85
1991              
  Energy-Only Providers 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00
  Full-Service Providers 10.40 9.22 8.52 11.65 0.00 9.53
  Total Electric Industry 10.40 9.22 8.52 11.65 0.00 9.53
1992              
  Energy-Only Providers 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00
  Full-Service Providers 10.62 9.31 8.60 11.27 0.00 9.66
  Total Electric Industry 10.62 9.31 8.60 11.27 0.00 9.66
1993              
  Energy-Only Providers 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00
  Full-Service Providers 11.00 9.67 8.66 12.21 0.00 9.98
  Total Electric Industry 11.00 9.67 8.66 12.21 0.00 9.98
1994              
  Energy-Only Providers 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00
  Full-Service Providers 11.09 9.75 8.46 12.60 0.00 10.00
  Total Electric Industry 11.09 9.75 8.46 12.60 0.00 10.00
1995              
  Energy-Only Providers 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00
  Full-Service Providers 11.26 9.93 8.41 14.31 0.00 10.12
  Total Electric Industry 11.26 9.93 8.41 14.31 0.00 10.12
1996              
  Energy-Only Providers 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00
  Full-Service Providers 11.25 9.94 8.43 14.53 0.00 10.13
  Total Electric Industry 11.25 9.94 8.43 14.53 0.00 10.13
1997              
  Energy-Only Providers 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00
  Full-Service Providers 11.59 10.29 8.78 14.49 0.00 10.48
  Total Electric Industry 11.59 10.29 8.78 14.49 0.00 10.48
1998              
  Energy-Only Providers 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00
  Full-Service Providers 10.60 9.35 8.18 14.35 0.00 9.59
  Total Electric Industry 10.60 9.35 8.18 14.35 0.00 9.59
1999              
  Energy-Only Providers 5.50 3.46 3.85 0.00 0.00 3.60
  Full-Service Providers 10.09 8.90 7.75 13.73 0.00 9.16
  Total Electric Industry 10.09 8.64 7.53 13.73 0.00 8.99
2000              
  Energy-Only Providers 11.39 8.39 7.11 14.83 0.00 8.15
  Full-Service Providers 10.53 9.20 8.27 15.34 0.00 9.57
  Total Electric Industry 10.53 9.13 8.20 15.32 0.00 9.49
2001              
  Delivery-Only Service 6.84 4.31 3.49 12.77 0.00 4.43
  Energy-Only Providers 6.70 6.46 5.89 5.04 0.00 6.39
  Full-Service Providers 12.47 11.77 9.37 15.22 0.00 11.60
  Total Electric Industry 12.47 11.64 9.37 15.52 0.00 11.55
2002              
  Delivery-Only Service 7.52 4.16 3.23 12.65 0.00 4.06
  Energy-Only Providers 6.34 5.35 4.51 4.55 0.00 5.12
  Full-Service Providers 10.89 10.21 8.58 12.46 0.00 10.26
  Total Electric Industry 10.93 10.02 8.34 13.11 0.00 10.06
2003              
  Delivery-Only Service 7.72 4.40 3.35 0.00 0.00 4.22
  Energy-Only Providers 6.19 5.16 4.80 0.00 0.00 5.09
  Full-Service Providers 11.55 10.78 9.26 0.00 4.09 10.82
  Total Electric Industry 11.60 10.48 8.93 0.00 4.09 10.56
2004              
  Delivery-Only Service 7.24 4.28 3.25 0.00 0.67 4.08
  Energy-Only Providers 5.88 5.63 5.27 0.00 4.35 5.53
  Full-Service Providers 11.72 11.57 8.47 0.00 3.86 11.10
  Total Electric Industry 11.75 10.99 8.48 0.00 4.65 10.77
2005              
  Delivery-Only Service 7.94 4.58 3.41 0.00 0.74 4.68
  Energy-Only Providers 7.54 6.90 6.36 0.00 4.41 6.84
  Full-Service Providers 13.25 13.10 9.00 0.00 4.05 12.44
  Total Electric Industry 13.44 12.42 9.22 0.00 4.80 12.18
2006              
  Delivery-Only Service 7.58 4.69 3.57 0.00 0.78 4.52
  Energy-Only Providers 11.67 9.76 9.85 0.00 9.81 9.91
  Full-Service Providers 16.40 16.78 12.55 0.00 11.21 16.06
  Total Electric Industry 16.60 15.54 13.04 0.00 10.68 15.45

(updated 2006)



Time Leaving to Work in Lancaster Town, Massachusetts

12:00 A.M. TO 4:59 A.M.   : 38   (1.3%)
5:00 A.M. TO 5:29 A.M.   : 48   (1.6%)
5:30 A.M. TO 5:59 A.M.   : 163   (5.6%)
6:00 A.M. TO 6:29 A.M.   : 278   (9.5%)
6:30 A.M. TO 6:59 A.M.   : 343   (11.8%)
7:00 A.M. TO 7:29 A.M.   : 415   (14.2%)
7:30 A.M. TO 7:59 A.M.   : 400   (13.7%)
8:00 A.M. TO 8:29 A.M.   : 419   (14.4%)
8:30 A.M. TO 8:59 A.M.   : 164   (5.6%)
9:00 A.M. TO 9:59 A.M.   : 145   (5.0%)
10:00 A.M. TO 10:59 A.M.   : 87   (3.0%)
11:00 A.M. TO 11:59 A.M.   : 48   (1.6%)
12:00 P.M. TO 3:59 P.M.   : 221   (7.6%)
4:00 P.M. TO 11:59 P.M.   : 150   (5.1%)


(updated 2010)



Means Of Transportation
(Lancaster Town, Massachusetts)

Car, truck, or van:

Drove alone : 2,359

Carpooled:

In 2-person carpool : 214

In 3-person carpool : 76

In 4-person carpool : 0

In 5- or 6-person carpool : 0

In 7-or-more-person carpool : 0

Public transportation (excluding taxicab):

Bus or trolley bus : 0

Streetcar or trolley car (carro publico in Puerto Rico) : 0

Subway or elevated : 0

Railroad : 65

Ferryboat : 0

Taxicab : 0

Motorcycle : 12

Bicycle : 0

Walked : 138

Other means : 17

Worked at home : 173


(updated 2009)



Travel Time To Work
(Lancaster Town, Massachusetts)

Less than 5 minutes : 164

5 to 9 minutes : 242

10 to 14 minutes : 324

15 to 19 minutes : 295

20 to 24 minutes : 466

25 to 29 minutes : 286

30 to 34 minutes : 367

35 to 39 minutes : 115

40 to 44 minutes : 182

45 to 59 minutes : 92

60 to 89 minutes : 203

90 or more minutes : 145


(updated 2009)



Social Security Income In The Past 12 Months For Households
(Lancaster Town, Massachusetts)

With Social Security income : 460

No Social Security income : 1,530


(updated 2009)



Retirement Income In The Past 12 Months For Households
(Lancaster Town, Massachusetts)

With retirement income : 338

No retirement income : 1,652


(updated 2009)



Family Income (Annual)
(Lancaster Town, Massachusetts)

Less than $10,000 : 66

$10,000 to $14,999 : 0

$15,000 to $19,999 : 36

$20,000 to $24,999 : 25

$25,000 to $29,999 : 29

$30,000 to $34,999 : 43

$35,000 to $39,999 : 48

$40,000 to $44,999 : 18

$45,000 to $49,999 : 11

$50,000 to $59,999 : 121

$60,000 to $74,999 : 122

$75,000 to $99,999 : 197

$100,000 to $124,999 : 295

$125,000 to $149,999 : 117

$150,000 to $199,999 : 232

$200,000 or more : 118


(updated 2009)



Median Family Income (Annual)
(Lancaster Town, Massachusetts)

Median family income in the past 12 months (in 2009 inflation-adjusted dollars) : $102,500


(updated 2009)



AM Radio Stations Near Lancaster Town, Massachusetts

  • WCMX (1000 AM; 1.0 kW; Leominster, MA; Owner: Twin City Baptist Temple, Inc.)
  • WBIX (1060 AM; 40.0 kW; Framingham, MA; Owner: Wbix Corp.)
  • WBIX (1060 AM; 2.5 kW; Ashland, MA; Owner: Wbix Corp.)
  • WBNW (1120 AM; 5.0 kW; Maynard, MA; Owner: Money Matters Radio, Inc.)
  • WKOX (1200 AM; 10.0 kW; Framingham, MA; Owner: Capstar Tx Limited Partnership)
  • WNEB (1230 AM; 1.0 kW; Worcester, MA; Owner: Blount Masscom, Inc.)
  • WARE (1250 AM; 5.0 kW; West Brookfield, MA; Owner: Success Signal Broadcasting, Inc.)
  • WEIM (1280 AM; 5.0 kW; Fitchburg, MA; Owner: Central Broadcasting Company, Llc)
  • WORC (1310 AM; 5.0 kW; Worcester, MA; Owner: Gois Broadcasting Llc)
  • WGAW (1340 AM; 1.0 kW; Gardner, MA; Owner: County Broadcasting Company, Llc)
  • WLLH (1400 AM; 1.0 kW; Lowell, MA; Owner: J Sports Licensee Llc)
  • WXKS (1430 AM; 5.0 kW; Somerville, MA; Owner: Amfm Radio Licenses, L.l.c.)
  • WVEI (1440 AM; 5.0 kW; Worcester, MA; Owner: Entercom Boston License, Llc)
  • WMRC (1490 AM; 1.0 kW; Hopedale, MA; Owner: First Class Radio Corp.)
  • WSMN (1590 AM; 5.0 kW; Nashua, NH; Owner: Absolute Broadcasting Llc)
  • WTAG (580 AM; 5.0 kW; Holden, MA; Owner: Capstar Tx Limited Partnership)
  • WEZE (590 AM; 5.0 kW; Somerville, MA; Owner: Pennsylvania Media Associates, Inc.)
  • WSRO (650 AM; 0.25 kW; Framingham, MA; Owner: Langer Broadcasting Group, Llc)
  • WRKO (680 AM; 50.0 kW; Burlington, MA; Owner: Entercom Boston License, Llc)
  • WJIB (740 AM; 0.25 kW; Cambridge, MA; Owner: Bob Bittner Broadcasting, Inc.)
  • WVNE (760 AM; 8.6 kW; North Brookfield, MA; Owner: Blount Masscom, Inc.)
  • WNNW (800 AM; 3.0 kW; Andover, MA; Owner: Costa-eagle Radio Ventures Limited Partnership)
  • WCRN (830 AM; 50.0 kW; Leicester, MA; Owner: Carter Broadcasting Corporation)
  • WEEI (850 AM; 50.0 kW; Needham, MA; Owner: Entercom Boston License, Llc)
  • WAMG (890 AM; 6.0 kW; Ashland, MA; Owner: J Sports Licensee Llc)
  • WGHM (900 AM; 0.91 kW; Nashua, NH; Owner: Absolute Broadcasting, Llc)
  • WFGL (960 AM; 2.5 kW; Fitchburg, MA; Owner: Csn International)
  • WCAP (980 AM; 5.0 kW; Lowell, MA; Owner: Merrimack Valley Radio, Llc)

FM Radio Stations Near Lancaster Town, Massachusetts

  • WKLB-FM (102.5 FM; Newton, MA; Owner: Charles River Broadcasting Company)
  • WODS (103.3 FM; Newton, MA; Owner: Cbs Radio East Inc.)
  • WFNQ (106.3 FM; Hudson, NH; Owner: Nassau Broadcasting Iii, Llc)
  • WAAF (107.3 FM; Boylston, MA; Owner: Entercom Boston License, Llc)
  • WAAF (107.3 FM; Paxton, MA; Owner: Entercom Boston License, Llc)
  • WCHC (88.1 FM; Worcester, MA; Owner: College Of The Holy Cross)
  • WMBR (88.1 FM; Cambridge, MA; Owner: Technology Broadcasting Corporation)
  • WEVS (88.3 FM; Nashua, NH; Owner: New Hampshire Public Radio, Incorporated)
  • WGAO (88.3 FM; Franklin, MA; Owner: Dean College)
  • WIQH (88.3 FM; Concord, MA; Owner: Concord-carlisle Regional School District)
  • NEW (88.7 FM; Milford, NH; Owner: University Of Massachusetts)
  • WHAB (89.1 FM; Acton, MA; Owner: Acton-boxborough Regional School District)
  • NEW (89.3 FM; Leominster, MA; Owner: Centro De Intercesion Y Adoracion Internacional, Inc.)
  • NEW (89.3 FM; Lunenburg, MA; Owner: Christian Educational Association)
  • NEW (89.3 FM; Fitchburg, MA; Owner: Horizon Christian Fellowship)
  • NEW (89.3 FM; Leominster, MA; Owner: Prayers For Life, Inc.)
  • NEW (89.3 FM; Leominster, MA; Owner: Three Pyramids Inc.)
  • NEW (90.1 FM; Westminster, MA; Owner: Horizon Christian Fellowship)
  • WYCM (90.1 FM; Charlton, MA; Owner: Christian Mix Radio, Inc.)
  • WICN (90.5 FM; Boylston, MA; Owner: Wicn Public Radio, Inc)
  • WBUR-FM (90.9 FM; Newton, MA; Owner: The Executive Committee Of Trustees Of The Boston University)
  • NEW (91.1 FM; North Brookfield, MA; Owner: Galaxy Radio, Inc.)
  • NEW (91.3 FM; Petersham, MA; Owner: Northeast Gospel Broadcasting Inc.)
  • WCUW (91.3 FM; Worcester, MA; Owner: Wuw, Inc.)
  • WDJM-FM (91.3 FM; Framingham, MA; Owner: Framingham State College)
  • WXPL (91.3 FM; Fitchburg, MA; Owner: Fitchburg State College)
  • NEW (91.5 FM; West Brookfield, MA; Owner: Amfmtech Educational Broadcasting, Inc.)
  • NEW (91.5 FM; West Brookfield, MA; Owner: Home Improvement Ministries)
  • NEW (91.5 FM; Douglas, MA; Owner: Horizon Christian Fellowship)
  • NEW (91.5 FM; Uxbridge, MA; Owner: Rhode Island Public Radio)
  • NEW (91.5 FM; Milford, MA; Owner: The Marconi Broadcasting Foundation)
  • WMFO (91.5 FM; Somerville, MA; Owner: Tufts University)
  • WUML (91.5 FM; Lowell, MA; Owner: University Of Massachusetts, Lowell)
  • WZLY (91.5 FM; Wellesley, MA; Owner: Wellesley College)
  • NEW (91.7 FM; Shirley, MA; Owner: Living Proof, Inc.)
  • NEW (91.7 FM; Maynard, MA; Owner: University Of Massachusetts)
  • WAVM (91.7 FM; Maynard, MA; Owner: Maynard)
  • WAVM (91.7 FM; Maynard, MA; Owner: Maynard)
  • WBPR (91.9 FM; Spencer, MA; Owner: University Of Massachusetts)
  • WFEX (92.1 FM; Temple, NH; Owner: Fnx Broadcasting Of New Hampshire)
  • WJMN (94.5 FM; Newton, MA; Owner: Amfm Radio Licenses, L.l.c.)
  • WSRS (96.1 FM; Paxton, MA; Owner: Capstar Tx Limited Partnership)
  • WYAJ (97.7 FM; Sudbury, MA; Owner: Sudbury Valley Broadcasting Foundation)
  • WBMX (98.5 FM; Newton, MA; Owner: Cbs Radio Stations Inc.)
  • WCRB (99.5 FM; Andover, MA; Owner: Nassau Broadcasting Ii, L.l.c.)
  • WHHB (99.9 FM; Holliston, MA; Owner: Holliston High School)
  • WNYN-FM (99.9 FM; Royalston, MA; Owner: County Broadcasting Company, Llc)

TV Broadcast Stations Near Lancaster Town, Massachusetts

  • WGBH-TV (Channel 2; Newton, MA; Owner: Wgbh Educational Foundation)
  • WFXT (Channel 25; Needham, MA; Owner: Fox Television Stations Inc.)
  • WFXT (Channel 25; Needham, MA; Owner: Fox Television Stations Inc.)
  • WUNI (Channel 27; Boylston, MA; Owner: Entravision Holdings, Llc)
  • WSBK-TV (Channel 38; Needham, MA; Owner: Cbs Corporatioin)
  • WBZ-TV (Channel 4; Newton, MA; Owner: Cbs Corporaton)
  • WGBX-TV (Channel 44; Newton, MA; Owner: Wgbh Educational Foundation)
  • WYDN (Channel 48; Paxton, MA; Owner: Educational Public Tv Corporation)
  • WCVB-TV (Channel 5; Newton, MA; Owner: Wcvb Hearst-argyle Tv, Inc.)
  • WZMY-TV (Channel 50; Hudson, NH; Owner: Shootingstar Broadcasting Of New England, Llc)
  • WLVI-TV (Channel 56; Needham, MA; Owner: Whdh-tv)
  • WLVI-TV (Channel 56; Needham, MA; Owner: Whdh-tv)
  • WUTF-TV (Channel 66; Hudson, MA; Owner: Telefutura Boston Llc)
  • WHDH-TV (Channel 7; Newton, MA; Owner: Whdh-tv)

(updated 2008)



Occupations in Lancaster Town, Massachusetts

Male:


  • Management, Professional, And Related Occupations: 849  (51.9%)
  • Service Occupations: 121  (7.4%)
  • Sales And Office Occupations: 199  (12.2%)
  • Farming, Fishing, And Forestry Occupations 0  (0.0%)
  • Construction, Extraction, And Maintenance Occupations: 249  (15.2%)

Female:


  • Management, Professional, And Related Occupations: 669  (44.3%)
  • Service Occupations: 236  (15.6%)
  • Sales And Office Occupations: 550  (36.4%)
  • Farming, Fishing, And Forestry Occupations 0  (0.0%)
  • Construction, Extraction, And Maintenance Occupations: 13  (0.9%)


(updated 2010)





There are 13 Farms In Lancaster Town, Massachusetts


(updated 2008)









Airports Near Lancaster Town, Massachusetts

  • Sterling Airport


    (about 6.7 miles in Sterling, Massachusetts; Airport Code: RQM)

  • Sheraton Inn Heliport


    (about 6.7 miles in Acton, Massachusetts; Airport Code: BXC)

  • Fitchburg Municipal


    (about 7.1 miles in Leominster, Massachusetts; Airport Code: UXO)

  • Minute Man Air Field


    (about 8.0 miles in Acton, Massachusetts; Airport Code: MMN)

  • Marlboro Airport


    (about 12.3 miles in Marlborough, Massachusetts; Airport Code: MXG)

  • Worcester Regional


    (about 17.3 miles in Worcester, Massachusetts; Airport Code: ORH)

  • Gardner Municipal


    (about 18.2 miles in East Templeton, Massachusetts; Airport Code: GDM)

  • Laurence G Hanscom Field


    (about 19.7 miles in Bedford, Massachusetts; Airport Code: BED)

  • Nashua Airport


    (about 22.8 miles in Nashua, New Hampshire; Airport Code: ASH)

  • Boire Field


    (about 22.8 miles in Nashua, New Hampshire; Airport Code: ASH)


(updated 2015)



Modes of Transportation in Lancaster Town, Massachusetts

Car, Truck, Or Van:

 

Drove Alone

79.11%

Carpooled

7.09%

Public Transportation:

 

Bus Or Trolley Bus

0.0%

Streetcar Or Trolley Car

0.0%

Subway Or Elevated

0.0%

Railroad

0.32%

Ferryboat

0.0%

Taxicab

0.0%

Motorcycle

0.45%

Bicycle

0.0%

Walked

7.26%

Other Means

0.32%

Worked At Home

5.44%



(updated 2010)





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Housing Analysis

Everyone needs shelter in rented housing or individually owned homes. Each community, including Lancaster Town, Massachusetts, is different from the rest based on overall architecture, appearance, occupancy, average housing square footage, average home value, and average home age.





(updated 2010)



Household Type
(Lancaster Town, Massachusetts)

Family households:

Married-couple family : 1,267

Other family:

Male householder, no wife present : 60

Female householder, no husband present : 151

Nonfamily households:

Householder living alone : 427

Householder not living alone : 85


(updated 2009)



Unmarried-Partner Households By Sex Of Partner
(Lancaster Town, Massachusetts)

Unmarried-partner households:

Male householder and male partner : 0

Male householder and female partner : 26

Female householder and female partner : 0

Female householder and male partner : 11

All other households : 1,953


(updated 2009)



Household Type By Tenure
(Lancaster Town, Massachusetts)

Family households:

Married-couple family:

Owner-occupied housing units : 1,210

Renter-occupied housing units : 57

Other family:

Male householder, no wife present:

Owner-occupied housing units : 19

Renter-occupied housing units : 41

Female householder, no husband present:

Owner-occupied housing units : 103

Renter-occupied housing units : 48

Nonfamily households:

Owner-occupied housing units : 361

Renter-occupied housing units : 151


(updated 2009)



Household Income (Annual)
(Lancaster Town, Massachusetts)

Less than $10,000 : 89

$10,000 to $14,999 : 79

$15,000 to $19,999 : 67

$20,000 to $24,999 : 70

$25,000 to $29,999 : 101

$30,000 to $34,999 : 64

$35,000 to $39,999 : 58

$40,000 to $44,999 : 37

$45,000 to $49,999 : 39

$50,000 to $59,999 : 138

$60,000 to $74,999 : 160

$75,000 to $99,999 : 261

$100,000 to $124,999 : 330

$125,000 to $149,999 : 117

$150,000 to $199,999 : 262

$200,000 or more : 118


(updated 2009)



Housing Units
(Lancaster Town, Massachusetts)

Total : 2,058


(updated 2009)



Occupancy Status
(Lancaster Town, Massachusetts)

Occupied : 1,990

Vacant : 68


(updated 2009)



Median Number Of Rooms
(Lancaster Town, Massachusetts)

Median number of rooms : 6


(updated 2009)



Year Structure Built
(Lancaster Town, Massachusetts)

Built 2005 or later : 34

Built 2000 to 2004 : 268

Built 1990 to 1999 : 288

Built 1980 to 1989 : 126

Built 1970 to 1979 : 209

Built 1960 to 1969 : 248

Built 1950 to 1959 : 245

Built 1940 to 1949 : 174

Built 1939 or earlier : 466


(updated 2009)



House Heating Fuel
(Lancaster Town, Massachusetts)

Utility gas : 122

Bottled, tank, or LP gas : 155

Electricity : 126

Fuel oil, kerosene, etc. : 1,516

Coal or coke : 0

Wood : 60

Solar energy : 0

Other fuel : 11

No fuel used : 0


(updated 2009)



House Value
(Lancaster Town, Massachusetts)

Less than $10,000 : 0

$10,000 to $14,999 : 0

$15,000 to $19,999 : 0

$20,000 to $24,999 : 0

$25,000 to $29,999 : 0

$30,000 to $34,999 : 0

$35,000 to $39,999 : 0

$40,000 to $49,999 : 0

$50,000 to $59,999 : 0

$60,000 to $69,999 : 0

$70,000 to $79,999 : 0

$80,000 to $89,999 : 0

$90,000 to $99,999 : 0

$100,000 to $124,999 : 9

$125,000 to $149,999 : 0

$150,000 to $174,999 : 67

$175,000 to $199,999 : 85

$200,000 to $249,999 : 249

$250,000 to $299,999 : 199

$300,000 to $399,999 : 348

$400,000 to $499,999 : 391

$500,000 to $749,999 : 264

$750,000 to $999,999 : 60

$1,000,000 or more : 21


(updated 2009)



Mortgage Status
(Lancaster Town, Massachusetts)

Housing units with a mortgage, contract to purchase, or similar debt:

With either a second mortgage or home equity loan, but not both:

Second mortgage only : 25

Home equity loan only : 380

Both second mortgage and home equity loan : 4

No second mortgage and no home equity loan : 769

Housing units without a mortgage : 515


(updated 2009)



Median Value By Year Structure Built
(Lancaster Town, Massachusetts)

Built 2005 or later : $400,000

Built 2000 to 2004 : $447,000

Built 1990 to 1999 : $454,500

Built 1980 to 1989 : $389,500

Built 1970 to 1979 : $298,500

Built 1960 to 1969 : $367,300

Built 1950 to 1959 : $236,900

Built 1940 to 1949 : $250,000

Built 1939 or earlier : $394,500


(updated 2009)







Percentage of Family Households in Lancaster Town, Massachusetts: 73.0%

Percentage of Family Households in Massachusetts: 63.0%


(updated 2010)



Population in Group Quarters in Lancaster Town, Massachusetts

Institutionalized population


  • Correctional facilities for adults : 75.98%
  • Juvenile facilities : 8.09%
  • Nursing facilities/Skilled-nursing facilities : 4.83%

Noninstitutionalized population


  • College/University student housing : 10.62%
  • Other noninstitutional facilities : 0.48%


(updated 2010)







Building Permits in Lancaster Town, Massachusetts

* Units are useful in showing how many separate living spaces
were built. e.g. apartments, townhomes, condos, etc.

    Buildings Units Cost
1999        
  Single Family 51 51 $7,505,510
  Two Family 0 0 $0
  Three and Four Family 0 0 $0
  Five or More Family 0 0 $0
  Total

51 51 $7,505,510
2000        
  Single Family 42 42 $6,220,185
  Two Family 0 0 $0
  Three and Four Family 0 0 $0
  Five or More Family 0 0 $0
  Total

42 42 $6,220,185
2001        
  Single Family 39 39 $6,441,530
  Two Family 0 0 $0
  Three and Four Family 0 0 $0
  Five or More Family 0 0 $0
  Total

39 39 $6,441,530
2002        
  Single Family 36 36 $5,696,169
  Two Family 0 0 $0
  Three and Four Family 0 0 $0
  Five or More Family 0 0 $0
  Total

36 36 $5,696,169
2003        
  Single Family 62 62 $8,184,394
  Two Family 0 0 $0
  Three and Four Family 0 0 $0
  Five or More Family 0 0 $0
  Total

62 62 $8,184,394
2004        
  Single Family 27 27 $3,435,560
  Two Family 0 0 $0
  Three and Four Family 0 0 $0
  Five or More Family 0 0 $0
  Total

27 27 $3,435,560
2005        
  Single Family 70 70 $12,626,839
  Two Family 0 0 $0
  Three and Four Family 0 0 $0
  Five or More Family 0 0 $0
  Total

70 70 $12,626,839
2006        
  Single Family 0 0 $0
  Two Family 0 0 $0
  Three and Four Family 0 0 $0
  Five or More Family 0 0 $0
  Total

0 0 $0


(updated 2007)



Median Household Income In 2000 (Lancaster Town, MA): $60,752
Median Household Income In 2000 (Massachusetts): $50,502


(updated 2010)



Median House/Condo Value in 2000 (Lancaster Town): $172,400
Median House/Condo Value in 2000 (Massachusetts): $182,800


(updated 2010)



Median Gross Rent in 2000 (Lancaster Town): $609
Median Gross Rent in 2000 (Massachusetts): $684


(updated 2010)



Most Commonly Used Heating Fuel in Lancaster Town, Massachusetts

Utility Gas: 6.7%
Bottled, Tank, Or Lp Gas: 2.0%
Electricity: 13.5%
Fuel Oil, Kerosene, Etc.: 74.6%
Coal Or Coke: 0.3%
Wood: 2.9%
Solar Energy: 0.0%
Other Fuel: 0.0%
No Fuel Used: 0.0%


(updated 2010)





(updated 2010)





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Government Analysis

People run the government through election of representatives and officials. Local governments are important to provide cohesion between individuals who must share public places. Worthwhile laws need to be debated, passed, and then enforced for a community to remain viable. Communities such as Lancaster Town, Massachusetts are often affected in positive and negative ways by government performance.



Health Care Centers Close To Lancaster Town, Massachusetts

Nashoba Nursing Service And Hospice


     Address: Two Shaker Road, Suite D225, Shirley, Massachusetts 01464
     Ownership: Government - Local
     Certified Date: 7/1/1966

Diversified Visiting Nurse Association


     Address: 25 Tucker Drive, Leominster, Massachusetts 01453
     Ownership: Voluntary Non Profit - Private
     Certified Date: 7/1/1966

Acton Public Health Nursing Se


     Address: 472 Main Street, Acton, Massachusetts 01720
     Ownership: Government - Local
     Certified Date: 7/1/1966

Divine Health Llc


     Address: 576 Boston Post Road, Marlborough, Massachusetts 01752
     Ownership: Proprietary
     Certified Date: 8/2/2007

Emerson Hospital Home Care Program


     Address: Clock Tower Palce, Building 2, Suite 300, Maynard, Massachusetts 01754
     Ownership: Voluntary Non Profit - Other
     Certified Date: 7/1/1966

Hospitals Close To Lancaster Town, Massachusetts

Clinton Hospital Association


     Address: 201 Highland Street, Clinton, Massachusetts 01510
     Hospital Type: Acute Care Hospitals
     Ownership: Voluntary Non-profit - Other

Nashoba Valley Medical Center


     Address: 200 Groton Road, Ayer, Massachusetts 01432
     Hospital Type: Acute Care Hospitals
     Ownership: Voluntary Non-profit - Private

"healthalliance Hospitals, Inc"


     Address: Hospital Road, Fitchburg, Massachusetts 01420
     Hospital Type: Acute Care Hospitals
     Ownership: Voluntary Non-profit - Other

Marlborough Hospital


     Address: 157 Union Street, Marlborough, Massachusetts 01752
     Hospital Type: Acute Care Hospitals
     Ownership: Voluntary Non-profit - Private

Adcare Hospital Of Worcester Inc


     Address: 107 Lincoln Street, Worcester, Massachusetts 01605
     Hospital Type: Acute Care Hospitals
     Ownership: Government - State

Nursing Homes Close To Lancaster Town, Massachusetts

River Terrace Healthcare


     Address: 1675 North Main Street, Lancaster, Massachusetts 01523
     Ownership: For Profit - Corporation
     Number of Residents: 78
     Percent Occupied: 95%

Apple Valley Center


     Address: 400 Groton Road, Ayer, Massachusetts 01432
     Ownership: For Profit - Corporation
     Number of Residents: 111
     Percent Occupied: 90%

Life Care Center Of Leominster


     Address: 370 West Street, Leominster, Massachusetts 01453
     Ownership: For Profit - Corporation
     Number of Residents: 122
     Percent Occupied: 92%

Keystone Center


     Address: 44 Keystone Drive, Leominster, Massachusetts 01453
     Ownership: For Profit - Corporation
     Number of Residents: 92
     Percent Occupied: 87%

Sterling Healthcare Nursing & Rehab Center


     Address: 18 Dana Hill Road, Sterling, Massachusetts 01564
     Ownership: For Profit - Corporation
     Number of Residents: 130
     Percent Occupied: 91%



Closest Nuclear Power Plant To
Lancaster Town, Massachusetts

Name: Vermont Yankee
Address: PO Box 157, Governor Hunt Road; Vernon, VT 05354
Distance: 48 Miles


(updated 2007)



Social Security Users in Lancaster Town, Massachusetts

    Retired Workers: 555
    Disabled Workers: 100
    Widowers Workers: 75
    Spouses Workers: 30
    Children Workers: 45


(updated 2007)



Government Finances In Lancaster Town, Massachusetts


Charges


All Other: $195,000


Revenue


Water Utilities: $548,000


Federal Intergovernmental


Housing & Community Development: $1,174,000
All Other: $123,000


State Intergovernmental


General Support: $893,000
Highways: $331,000
Public Welfare: $1,000
All Other: $480,000


Current Operations


Miscellaneous Commercial Activities, Nec: $4,000
Financial Administration: $414,000
Fire Protection: $281,000
Judicial And Legal Services: $30,000
Central Staff Services: $219,000
General Public Buildings: $115,000
Health Services - Other: $141,000
Regular Highways: $563,000
Housing & Community Development: $1,180,000
Libraries: $241,000
Natural Resources - Other: $12,000
Parks & Recreation: $13,000
Police Protection: $724,000
Protective Inspection And Regulation, Nec: $263,000
Welfare - Other: $13,000
General - Other: $1,521,000
Water Utilities: $352,000


Other Capital Outlay


Elementary And Secondary Education: $21,000
General Public Building: $66,000
Regular Highways: $140,000
General - Other: $294,000
Water Utilities: $53,000


General


Interest On Debt: $922,000


Intergovernmental To State


General: $5,000
Transit Utilities: $39,000


Intergovernmental To Local Nec


Elementary And Secondary Education: $7,773,000
Health: $2,000


Tax


Property: $11,703,000
Other License: $272,000


Miscellaneous


Interest Earnings: $75,000
Fines & Forfeits: $54,000
Donations From Private Sources: $98,000
General Revenue, Nec: $394,000


Bond Fund


Cash & Deposits: $445,000


Other Funds


Cash & Deposits: $2,706,000



Otal Salaries & Wages: $2,275,000
Ong Term Debt Retired Unspecified Public Purpose: $553,000
Ong Term Debt Outstanding Unspecified Public Purpo: $16,607,000


Long Term Debt Beginning Outstanding


Unspecified Public Purpose: $17,160,000


Short Term Debt Outstanding


Beginning: $3,157,000
End Of Fiscal Year: $3,157,000


(updated 2006)



Worcester County, Massachusetts Presidential Election

  • Kerry & Edwards 56.41%
  • Bush & Cheney 42.30%
  • Other 1.30%



(updated 2004)



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Taxes Analysis

Using tax dollars, government officials keep public places in repair, protect citizens, and provide for important services for the benefit of Lancaster Town, Massachusetts citizens.

Relocation to Worcester County, MA

4.47 % of Worcester County tax filers migrated from different counties or other nations outside the United States between 2005 and 2006. Their adjusted gross income average was $50,737

Massachusetts Average 6.31 %

0.14 % residents relocated from other nations. This group's adjusted gross income averaged $13,888

Massachusetts Average 0.28 %

Lead counties where tax filers migrated to Worcester County, MA (2005 / 2006) from a different county are as follows:

  • Middlesex County , MA 1.37 % ($58,665 AGI )
  • Norfolk County , MA 0.29 % ($58,509 AGI )
  • Suffolk County , MA 0.18 % ($52,994 AGI )

Relocation away from Worcester County, MA

4.90 % of Worcester County tax filers migrated to different counties or other nations outside the United States between 2005 and 2006. This group's adjusted gross income averaged $51,085

Massachusetts Average 6.91 %

0.08 % residents relocated to other nations. This group's adjusted gross income averaged $39,302

Massachusetts Average 0.11 %

Lead counties where tax filers moved from Worcester County, MA (2005 / 2006) to a different county are as follows:

  • Middlesex County , MA 0.91 % ($51,723 AGI )
  • Norfolk County , MA 0.25 % ($49,788 AGI )
  • Suffolk County , MA 0.22 % ($45,031 AGI )


(updated 2006)



Income Tax Rates in Massachusetts

Low Bracket: $0 (5.30%)
High Bracket: Unlimited (5.30%)


(updated 2008)



Sales Tax Rates in Massachusetts

5.00%


(updated 2008)



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Weather Analysis

The enjoyment of the area in which you live is often affected by the weather. Each individual has a different view on what weather patterns will make them most happy. Some people love the seasons, others enjoy warm temperatures throughout the year while others may love the snow. The weather provided for Lancaster Town, Massachusetts is based on over 50 years of data.

























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Crime Analysis

Everyone wants to feel safe. Individuals and families want to remain protected from violent or property crime. The crime data should not be totally relied upon when making a decision on where to live. If you are concerned, visit Lancaster Town, Massachusetts directly or research local government web sites.

Crime in Lancaster Town, Massachusetts

Type 2001 2002 2003 2004 2005 2006 2007 2008 2009 2010 2011 2012 2013
Murder 0 0 0 0 n/a 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0
    per 100,000 0 0 0 0 n/a 0 0 0 14 0 0 0 0
Rape 6 5 2 0 n/a 5 1 1 0 3 3 0 3
    per 100,000 81 67 27 0 n/a 73 14 14 0 43 37 0 38
Robbery 0 1 0 0 n/a 3 0 1 0 1 5 1 1
    per 100,000 0 13 0 0 n/a 44 0 14 0 14 62 12 13
Assault 14 15 20 0 n/a 9 8 7 4 4 6 8 4
    per 100,000 189 201 266 0 n/a 131 114 98 56 57 74 98 50
Burglary 11 10 19 19 n/a 14 22 8 12 22 29 34 30
    per 100,000 148 134 253 288 n/a 203 312 112 167 314 358 417 378
Larceny Theft 52 53 52 52 n/a 32 19 35 32 45 55 46 48
    per 100,000 701 709 693 788 n/a 465 270 491 445 642 679 565 604
Vehicle Theft 17 9 10 8 n/a 5 5 7 7 4 6 2 2
    per 100,000 229 120 133 121 n/a 73 71 98 97 57 74 25 25
Arson 0 1 0 1 n/a 1 2 1 1 1 2 1 1
    per 100,000 0 13 0 15 n/a 15 28 14 14 14 25 12 13
CityMelt Violent Crime Index
U.S. Average = 40
5 5 6 0 n/a 4 2 2 1 2 4 2 2
CityMelt Property Crime Index
U.S. Average = 277
20 18 20 20 n/a 13 12 13 13 18 23 21 20
CityMelt Crime Index
U.S. Average = 158
13 12 13 10 n/a 9 7 8 7 10 13 12 11


(updated 2013)



Number of Sex Offenders In Massachusetts

2005 2006 2007 2008 2009 2010 2011 2012 2013 2014
18,000 8,104 11,768 14,896 13,125 15,341 11,182 0 11,307 0


(updated 2014)



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