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Demographics Analysis

The people of Lancaster County, Virginia 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 County, Virginia)

Male:

Under 5 years : 240

5 to 9 years : 293

10 to 14 years : 389

15 to 17 years : 249

18 and 19 years : 121

20 years : 26

21 years : 17

22 to 24 years : 157

25 to 29 years : 235

30 to 34 years : 143

35 to 39 years : 188

40 to 44 years : 295

45 to 49 years : 329

50 to 54 years : 364

55 to 59 years : 355

60 and 61 years : 200

62 to 64 years : 294

65 and 66 years : 169

67 to 69 years : 263

70 to 74 years : 366

75 to 79 years : 262

80 to 84 years : 344

85 years and over : 136

Female:

Under 5 years : 137

5 to 9 years : 262

10 to 14 years : 213

15 to 17 years : 138

18 and 19 years : 94

20 years : 24

21 years : 18

22 to 24 years : 113

25 to 29 years : 207

30 to 34 years : 230

35 to 39 years : 215

40 to 44 years : 394

45 to 49 years : 383

50 to 54 years : 460

55 to 59 years : 427

60 and 61 years : 333

62 to 64 years : 312

65 and 66 years : 170

67 to 69 years : 310

70 to 74 years : 446

75 to 79 years : 308

80 to 84 years : 366

85 years and over : 413


(updated 2009)



Population By Ancestry
(Lancaster County, Virginia)

Ancestry specified:

Single ancestry : 7,603

Multiple ancestry : 2,571

Ancestry not specified:

Ancestry unclassified : 51

Ancestry not reported : 1,183


(updated 2009)



Population By Citizen Status In The United States
(Lancaster County, Virginia)

U.S. citizen, born in the United States : 10,993

U.S. citizen, born in Puerto Rico or U.S. Island Areas : 43

U.S. citizen, born abroad of American parent(s) : 89

U.S. citizen by naturalization : 138

Not a U.S. citizen : 145


(updated 2009)



Place Of Birth By Age
(Lancaster County, Virginia)

Total:

Under 5 years : 377

5 to 17 years : 1,544

18 to 24 years : 570

25 to 34 years : 815

35 to 44 years : 1,092

45 to 54 years : 1,536

55 to 59 years : 782

60 and 61 years : 533

62 to 64 years : 606

65 to 74 years : 1,724

75 years and over : 1,829

Born in state of residence:

Under 5 years : 373

5 to 17 years : 1,253

18 to 24 years : 509

25 to 34 years : 541

35 to 44 years : 814

45 to 54 years : 1,043

55 to 59 years : 486

60 and 61 years : 394

62 to 64 years : 346

65 to 74 years : 861

75 years and over : 823

Born in other state in the United States:

Under 5 years : 4

5 to 17 years : 257

18 to 24 years : 41

25 to 34 years : 202

35 to 44 years : 227

45 to 54 years : 454

55 to 59 years : 285

60 and 61 years : 139

62 to 64 years : 256

65 to 74 years : 802

75 years and over : 883

Native, born outside the United States:

Under 5 years : 0

5 to 17 years : 0

18 to 24 years : 5

25 to 34 years : 0

35 to 44 years : 43

45 to 54 years : 20

55 to 59 years : 6

60 and 61 years : 0

62 to 64 years : 0

65 to 74 years : 22

75 years and over : 36

Foreign born:

Under 5 years : 0

5 to 17 years : 34

18 to 24 years : 15

25 to 34 years : 72

35 to 44 years : 8

45 to 54 years : 19

55 to 59 years : 5

60 and 61 years : 0

62 to 64 years : 4

65 to 74 years : 39

75 years and over : 87


(updated 2009)



Place Of Birth By Sex
(Lancaster County, Virginia)

Born in state of residence:

Male : 3,700

Female : 3,743

Born in other state in the United States:

Male : 1,583

Female : 1,967

Native: born outside the United States:

Male : 60

Female : 72

Foreign born:

Male : 92

Female : 191


(updated 2009)



Place Of Birth By Race
(Lancaster County, Virginia)

Born in state of residence : 4,599

Born in other state in the United States : 3,285

Native: born outside the United States : 92

Foreign born : 158


(updated 2009)



Place Of Birth By Marital Status
(Lancaster County, Virginia)

Born in state of residence:

Never married : 1,403

Now married, except separated : 3,247

Divorced : 554

Separated : 137

Widowed : 745

Born in other state in the United States:

Never married : 311

Now married, except separated : 2,252

Divorced : 265

Separated : 34

Widowed : 537

Native: born outside the United States:

Never married : 40

Now married, except separated : 56

Divorced : 0

Separated : 0

Widowed : 36

Foreign born:

Never married : 57

Now married, except separated : 149

Divorced : 13

Separated : 0

Widowed : 38


(updated 2009)



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

Speak only English : 10,712

Spanish or Spanish Creole:

Speak English "very well" : 138

Speak English less than "very well" : 8

French (incl. Patois, Cajun):

Speak English "very well" : 53

Speak English less than "very well" : 16

German:

Speak English "very well" : 6

Speak English less than "very well" : 2

Scandinavian languages:

Speak English "very well" : 13

Speak English less than "very well" : 0

Chinese:

Speak English "very well" : 0

Speak English less than "very well" : 14

Tagalog:

Speak English "very well" : 5

Speak English less than "very well" : 0

Other Pacific Island languages:

Speak English "very well" : 0

Speak English less than "very well" : 8

African languages:

Speak English "very well" : 11

Speak English less than "very well" : 45


(updated 2009)



Ancestries in Lancaster County, Virginia

  • Other Groups: 2,741   (26.8%)
  • English: 2,066   (20.2%)
  • United States Or American: 1,489   (14.6%)
  • German: 1,115   (10.9%)
  • Irish: 877   (8.6%)
  • Scottish: 360   (3.5%)
  • Italian: 244   (2.4%)
  • French (except Basque): 233   (2.3%)
  • Scotch-irish: 220   (2.2%)
  • Dutch: 112   (1.1%)
  • Welsh: 92   (0.9%)
  • British: 90   (0.9%)
  • Polish: 71   (0.7%)
  • Swedish: 63   (0.6%)
  • Canadian: 60   (0.6%)
  • Norwegian: 58   (0.6%)
  • European: 56   (0.5%)
  • Subsaharan African: 39   (0.4%)
  • Austrian: 26   (0.3%)
  • Swiss: 24   (0.2%)
  • Hungarian: 23   (0.2%)
  • French Canadian: 23   (0.2%)
  • Danish: 23   (0.2%)
  • Arab: 21   (0.2%)
  • Russian: 21   (0.2%)
  • Finnish: 19   (0.2%)
  • Eastern European: 13   (0.1%)
  • Portuguese: 13   (0.1%)
  • Slavic: 7   (0.1%)
  • Croatian: 6   (0.1%)
  • Northern European: 6   (0.1%)
  • Ukrainian: 5   (0.0%)
  • Slovak: 4   (0.0%)
  • Yugoslavian: 2   (0.0%)
  • Greek: 2   (0.0%)
  • Lithuanian: 2   (0.0%)
  • West Indian (excluding Hispanic Groups): 2   (0.0%)

(updated 2010)



Total Population In Lancaster County, Virginia is 11,408



(updated 2009)



Male Population in Lancaster County, Virginia: 5,435
Female Population in Lancaster County, Virginia: 5,973


(updated 2013)



Median Male Resident Age in Lancaster County, Virginia: 50.7
Median Female Resident Age in Lancaster County, Virginia: 56.6


(updated 2013)



Median Age in the State of Virginia is 38


(updated 2010)



Median Age By Sex in Lancaster County, Virginia


White


Both sexes

59.1

Male

58.2

Female

60.0

Black or African American


Both sexes

41.7

Male

38.0

Female

43.7

American Indian and Alaska Native


Both sexes

49.5

Male

49.5

Female

49.5

Asian


Both sexes

36.5

Male

26.5

Female

38.5

Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander


Both sexes

0.0

Male

0.0

Female

0.0

Other


Both sexes

24.0

Male

29.0

Female

23.5

Two or More Races


Both sexes

14.5

Male

12.9

Female

18.8

Hispanic or Latino


Both sexes

31.0

Male

31.0

Female

30.5

White / Not Hispanic or Latino


Both sexes

59.2

Male

58.3

Female

60.1


(updated 2010)



Races in Lancaster County, Virginia


  • White: 8,134
  • African American: 3,142
  • American Indian: 0
  • Asian: 54
  • Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander: 0
  • Some Other Race: 35
  • Two or More Races: 43



(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 County, Virginia citizens receive, averaged as group, may also affect the community.

Education Level of Population 25 Years and Over in Lancaster County, Virginia

Male


  • No Schooling Completed: 52   (1.32%)
  • Nursery To 4th Grade: 17   (0.43%)
  • 5th And 6th Grade: 75   (1.9%)
  • 7th And 8th Grade: 280   (7.09%)
  • 9th Grade: 199   (5.04%)
  • 10th Grade: 261   (6.61%)
  • 11th Grade: 151   (3.82%)
  • 12th Grade, No Diploma: 114   (2.89%)
  • High School Graduate (includes Equivalency): 966   (24.46%)
  • Some College, Less Than 1 Year: 149   (3.77%)
  • Some College, 1 Or More Years, No Degree: 376   (9.52%)
  • Associate Degree: 124   (3.14%)
  • Bachelor's Degree: 665   (16.84%)
  • Master's Degree: 267   (6.76%)
  • Professional School Degree: 174   (4.41%)
  • Doctorate Degree: 79   (2%)

Female


  • No Schooling Completed: 67   (1.37%)
  • Nursery To 4th Grade: 50   (1.02%)
  • 5th And 6th Grade: 96   (1.96%)
  • 7th And 8th Grade: 244   (4.99%)
  • 9th Grade: 173   (3.54%)
  • 10th Grade: 196   (4.01%)
  • 11th Grade: 190   (3.88%)
  • 12th Grade, No Diploma: 97   (1.98%)
  • High School Graduate (includes Equivalency): 1,502   (30.7%)
  • Some College, Less Than 1 Year: 288   (5.89%)
  • Some College, 1 Or More Years, No Degree: 667   (13.63%)
  • Associate Degree: 342   (6.99%)
  • Bachelor's Degree: 684   (13.98%)
  • Master's Degree: 194   (3.97%)
  • Professional School Degree: 66   (1.35%)
  • Doctorate Degree: 36   (0.74%)


(updated 2010)





Largest School Agency's In Lancaster County, Virginia

  • Lancaster County Public Schools


    ( Grades: K-12, Location: 2330 Irvington Rd, Kilmarnock, VA 22482, Phone: (804) 435-3183, Students: 1,440 )

Largest Elementary & Middle Schools (Public) In Lancaster County, Virginia

  • Lancaster Middle


    ( Grades: 4-8, Location: 191 School Street, Kilmarnock, VA 22482, Phone: (804) 435-1681, Students: 503 )

  • Lancaster Primary


    ( Grades: K-3, Location: 36 Primary School Circle, Lancaster, VA 22503, Phone: (804) 435-3196, Students: 450 )

Largest High Schools (Public) In Lancaster County, Virginia

  • Lancaster High


    ( Grades: 9-12, Location: Po Box 790, Lancaster, VA 22503, Phone: (804) 462-5177, Students: 487 )

Largest Schools (Private) In Lancaster County, Virginia

  • Chesapeake Academy


    ( Grades: K-8, Location: Po Box 8, Irvington, VA 22480, Phone: (804) 438-5575, Students: 149 )

Public Libraries (Central) In Lancaster County, Virginia

  • Lancaster Community Library


    235 School Street, Kilmarnock, VA 22482

(updated 2012)



Museums Near Lancaster County, Virginia


  • Air Guard Base Retired Memorial Fund


    2925 N W 25th Street, Lincoln, NE 68524

  • American Historical Society Of Germans From Russia


    631 D St, Lincoln, NE 68502
    http://www.ahsgr.org

  • American Military Edged Weaponry Museum


    3562 Old Philadelphia Pike, Gordonville, PA 17529
    http://www.padutchcountry.com/members/american_military_edged_weaponry_museum.asp

  • Amos Herr House Foundation


    1756 Nissley Rd, Landisville, PA 17538

  • Anabaptist Heritage Center Of Lancaster County Inc


    Po Box 320, Bird In Hand, PA 17505

  • Association For Preservation Technology-central Plains


    440 N 8th Street Suite 100, Lincoln, NE 68508

  • Blue River Regulators


    3120 Nw 6th Street, Lincoln, NE 68521

  • Blue Rock Heritage Center


    2251 River Rd, Washington Boro, PA 17582

  • Boehms Chapel Society


    Po Box 272, Willow Street, PA 17584
    http://www.boehmschapel.org/index.html

  • Butch Berman Charitable Music Foundation


    233 S 13th St Ste 1900, Lincoln, NE 68508

  • Caernarvon Historical Society


    2148 Main Street, Narvon, PA 17555

  • Camp Creek Antique Machinery And Threshing Association Inc


    Po Box 422, Waverly, NE 68462

  • Carriage Museum Of America


    , Bird In Hand, PA 17505

  • Childrens Museum Of Lancaster


    721 Landis Valley Rd, Lancaster, PA 17601
    http://www.handsonhouse.org

  • Christiana Historical Society Inc


    Po Box 135, Christiana, PA 17509

  • Columbia Historic Preservation Society


    1100 Chestnut Street, Columbia, PA 17512

  • Conestoga Area Historical Society


    Po Box 232, Conestoga, PA 17516

  • Confectioners Mill Preservation Society Inc


    570 Miller Rd, Elizabethtown, PA 17022

  • Demuth Foundation


    120 E King St, Lancaster, PA 17602
    http://www.demuth.org

  • Denton Community Historical Society


    Po Box 405, Denton, NE 68339

  • Descendants And Friends Of The 314th Infantry Regiment


    137 House Rock Rd, Pequea, PA 17565

  • Donegal Township Riflemen Inc


    518 N Spruce St, Elizabethtown, PA 17022

  • East Petersburg Historical Society


    5917 Main Street, East Petersburg, PA 17520

  • Elizabethtown Historical Society


    Po Box 301, Elizabethtown, PA 17022

  • Elizabethtown Preservation Associates Inc


    Po Box 14, Elizabethtown, PA 17022

  • Ephrata Cloister


    632 West Main Street, Ephrata, PA 17522
    http://www.landisvalleymuseum.org

  • Ephrata Cloister Associates


    632 W Main St, Ephrata, PA 17522
    http://www.ephratacloister.org

  • Folk Craft Center Bed And Breakfast


    441 Mount Sidney Rd, Lancaster, PA 17602
    http://www.folkcraftcenter.com

  • Foundation For Historic Christ Church Incorporated


    Po Box 24, Irvington, VA 22480

  • Frank H Woods Telephone Museum


    2047 M St, Lincoln, NE 68510
    http://www.woodstelephonepioneers.org

  • Frank H Woods Telephone Pioneer Museum


    6120 Inverness Rd, Lincoln, NE 68512

  • Frank Woods Telephone Pioneers


    1440 M St, Lincoln, NE 68508

  • Franklin And Marshall College


    , Lancaster, PA 17603
    http://www.fandm.edu/phillipsmuseum

  • Friends Of Haydon


    335 N 8th St Ste A, Lincoln, NE 68508

  • Friends Of The Pioneer Park Nature Center


    2740 A Street, Lincoln, NE 68502

  • Friends Of The Railroad Museum


    Po Box 125, Strasburg, PA 17579

  • Friends Of The University Of Nebr Tractor Test And Power Mus


    Po Box 830833, Lincoln, NE 68503

  • Friends Of The University Of Nebraska State Museum Natural H


    307 Morrill Hall Unl, Lincoln, NE 68508

  • Friends Of Theinternational Quilt Study Center & Museum


    7911 Trendwood Drive, Lincoln, NE 68506
    http://www.iqscfriends.org

  • Gen. Edward Hand House


    881 Rockford Rd, Lancaster, PA 17602

  • German Regiment Inc


    952 Orchard Road, Manheim, PA 17545

  • Grave Concern Inc


    120 N Shippen Street, Lancaster, PA 17602

  • Great Plains Art Museum


    1155 Q Street, Hewit Place, Lincoln, NE 68508

  • Haldeman Mansion Preservation Society


    Po Box 417, Bainbridge, PA 17502

  • Hans Herr House


    1849 Hans Herr Dr, Willow Street, PA 17584
    http://www.hansherr.org

  • Heritage Center Of Lancaster County Inc


    Po Box 417, Lancaster, PA 17603

  • Heritage Nebraska


    , Lincoln, NE 68508

  • Historic Christ Church Burying Ground Inc


    Po Box 24, Irvington, VA 22480
    http://www.christchurch1735.org

  • Historic Conservation Trust Of The Ephrata Area


    Po Box 591, Ephrata, PA 17522

  • Historic Lancaster Walking Tour Corp


    100 S Queen St, Lancaster, PA 17603

  • Historic Manheim Preservation Foundation Inc


    27 Market Square, Manheim, PA 17545
    http://www.manheim1762.org

  • Historic Poole Forge Inc


    Po Box 127, Narvon, PA 17555

  • Historic Preservation Trust Of Lancaster County


    123 N Prince St, Lancaster, PA 17603
    http://www.hptrust.org

  • Historical Society Of Salisbury Township


    Po Box 173, Gap, PA 17527

  • Historical Society Of The Cocalico Valley


    Po Box 193, Ephrata, PA 17522
    http://www.cocalicovalleyhs.org

  • Hole In The Wall Puppet Theatre Inc


    126 N Water St, Lancaster, PA 17603
    http://www.holeinthewallpuppettheatre.com

  • International Arabian Horse Foundation


    1024 K St, Lincoln, NE 68508

  • International Quilt Study Center


    234 He Building, University Of Nebraska, Lincoln, NE 68503

  • James Buchanan Foundation For The Preservation Of Wheatland


    1120 Marietta Ave, Lancaster, PA 17603
    http://www.wheatland.org

  • Keystone Natural History Preservation Foundation


    517 Saint Joseph Street, Lancaster, PA 17603
    https://www.facebook.com/pages/keyst


* There are 97 more museums in Lancaster County, Virginia not display here.

(updated 2014)



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Geography Analysis

The actual land features relating to Lancaster County, Virginia 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 County, Virginia.

Area Features of Lancaster County, Virginia


Airport


(1) Irvington Marina Seaplane Base   (2) Kilmarnock Tolbert Field Airport   (3) Longbranch Airport   (4) Rappahannock General Hospital Heliport   (5) Weems Landing Strip  

Basin


(1) Ships Hole  

Bay


(1) Arthur Cove   (2) Ashley Cove   (3) Bridge Cove   (4) Calf Pasture Cove   (5) Carter Cove   (6) Chases Cove   (7) Currell Cove   (8) Dead And Bones Cove   (9) Dunton Cove   (10) Fleets Bay   (11) Georges Cove   (12) Grace Point   (13) Harper Cove   (14) Horsepen Cove   (15) Hunts Cove   (16) Jack Cove   (17) James Cove   (18) Johnson Cove   (19) Lawrence Cove   (20) Lees Cove   (21) Little Bay   (22) Natty Point Cove   (23) Old Mill Cove   (24) Pitman Cove   (25) Punches Cove   (26) Quarter Cove   (27) Rones Bay   (28) Sams Cove   (29) Waverly Cove   (30) Yopps Cove  

Beach


(1) White Stone Beach  

Bridge


(1) Carters Creek Bridge  

Building


(1) Kilmarnock Lancaster County Volunteer Rescue Squad   (2) Kilmarnock Police Department   (3) Kilmarnock Volunteer Fire Department   (4) Lancaster County Emergency Medical Services   (5) Lancaster County Sheriff S Office   (6) Palmer Hall   (7) Upper Lancaster Volunteer Fire Department   (8) Upper Lancaster Volunteer Rescue Squad   (9) White Stone Volunteer Fire Department   (10) White Stone Volunteer Fire Department Weems Station  

Cape


(1) Antepoison Point   (2) Antipoison Neck   (3) Ball Point   (4) Bar Point   (5) Black Stump Point   (6) Bluff Point   (7) Bluff Point Neck   (8) Broad Neck   (9) Calf Pasture Point   (10) Cherry Point   (11) Clark Point   (12) Corrotoman Neck   (13) Corrotoman Point   (14) Crab Point   (15) Deep Hole Point   (16) Drum Point   (17) Fleets Bay Neck   (18) Galley Hook Point   (19) Hughlett Point   (20) Jarvis Point   (21) John Neck   (22) John Neck Point   (23) Kent Point   (24) Laurel Point   (25) Merry Point   (26) Mosquito Point   (27) North Point   (28) Old Orchard Point   (29) Old Womans Point   (30) Orchard Point   (31) Poplar Neck   (32) Rocky Neck   (33) Rowes Point   (34) Sloop Landing Point   (35) Stevens Neck   (36) Warehouse Point   (37) West Point   (38) Windmill Point   (39) Yankee Point  

Cemetery


(1) Bethel Cemetery   (2) Beulah Cemetery   (3) Campbell Memorial Cemetery   (4) Christ Church Burying Ground   (5) Claybrook Cemetery   (6) Corrotoman Cemetery   (7) Grace Cemetery   (8) Irvington Cemetery   (9) Lebanon Cemetery   (10) Morattico Cemetery   (11) Mount Vernon Cemetery   (12) Norwood Cemetery   (13) Old Saint Johns Cemetery   (14) Saint Francis De Sales Cemetery   (15) Saint Marys Whitechapel Cemetery   (16) Sharon Cemetery   (17) White Stone Cemetery   (18) Willie Chapel Cemetery   (19) Woodlawn Cemetery  

Census


(1) Lancaster Census Designated Place  

Church


(1) Asbury Church   (2) Bethel Church   (3) Beulah Church   (4) Bluff Point Church   (5) Calvary Church   (6) Campbell Memorial Church   (7) Claybrook Church   (8) Corrotoman Church   (9) Grace Church   (10) Hartsville Church   (11) Lebanon Church   (12) Maple Grove Church   (13) Morattico Church   (14) Morning Star Church   (15) Mount Vernon Church   (16) New Saint Johns Church   (17) Norwood Church   (18) Old Saint John Baptist Church Historical   (19) Pilgrim Church   (20) Queen Esther Baptist Church   (21) Saint Francis De Sales Catholic Church   (22) Saint Marys White Chapel   (23) Sharon Church   (24) Smyrna Church Historical   (25) Trinity Episcopal Church   (26) Wesley Church   (27) White Marsh Church   (28) White Stone Church   (29) White Stone United Methodist Church   (30) Willie Chapel  

Civil


(1) District 1   (2) District 2   (3) District 3   (4) District 4   (5) District 5   (6) Lancaster County   (7) Mantua District Historical   (8) Town Of Irvington   (9) Town Of Kilmarnock   (10) Town Of White Stone   (11) White Chapel District Historical   (12) White Stone District Historical  

Crossing


(1) Merry Point Ferry  

Dam


(1) Balls Millpond Dam   (2) Blackmore Millpond Dam   (3) Foxs Mill Dam   (4) Golden Eagle Dam   (5) Lancaster Roller Mill Dam   (6) Marsh Dam   (7) Stevens Dam   (8) Twin Branch Milldam  

Flat


(1) Devils Bottom  

Harbor


(1) Greenvale Creek Marina   (2) Port Of Rappahannock Historical   (3) Windmill Point Yacht Harbor  

Hospital


(1) Rappahannock General Hospital  

Island


(1) Belle Isle   (2) Crank Island   (3) Fleets Island   (4) Grog Island   (5) Mosquito Island  

Lake


(1) Norris Pond  

Locale


(1) Balls Mill Historical   (2) Beanes Corners   (3) Camps And Carters Mill Historical   (4) Cotton Patch Bar Light   (5) Davis Mill Historical   (6) Dymer Light   (7) Golden Eagle Golf Club   (8) Indian Creek Yacht And Country Club   (9) Kilmarnock Wastewater Treatment Plant   (10) Kilmarnock Wharf   (11) Miskimon Lookout Tower   (12) Moran Wharf   (13) Ottoman Wharf   (14) Pollards Mill Historical   (15) Sloop Landing   (16) Tartan Golf Club   (17) Wharton Grove Camp   (18) White Marsh Campground Historical   (19) White Stone Wharf   (20) Windjammer Golf Course   (21) Windmill Point Boat Ramp   (22) Windmill Point Landing   (23) Yankee Point Landing  

Park


(1) Lancaster Court House Historic District  

Populated Place


(1) Alfonso   (2) Boer   (3) Bridgetown Historical   (4) Brook Vale   (5) Byrdton   (6) Christ Church   (7) Cove Colony   (8) Ditchley   (9) Dunton Historical   (10) Foxwells   (11) Good Luck   (12) Grace Point   (13) Griffins Landing   (14) Hardings   (15) Harveys   (16) Highland Landing   (17) Iberis   (18) Irvington   (19) Kilmarnock   (20) Lancaster   (21) Litwalton   (22) Lively   (23) Lynhams   (24) Mcneals Corner   (25) Merry Point   (26) Milestone   (27) Millenbeck   (28) Miskimon   (29) Mollusk   (30) Monaskon   (31) Newtown   (32) North Weems   (33) Nuttsville   (34) Ocran   (35) Ottoman   (36) Palmer   (37) Pierces Corner   (38) Pitmans Corner   (39) Queenstown   (40) Richtown   (41) Senora   (42) Slabtown   (43) Somers   (44) Taft   (45) Weems   (46) West Irvington   (47) Westland   (48) Wharton Grove Historical   (49) White Stone  

Post Office


(1) Mollusk Post Office   (2) Nuttsville Post Office   (3) Taft Post Office Historical  

Reservoir


(1) Balls Millpond   (2) Blackmore Millpond   (3) Blakemore Millpond   (4) Camps Millpond   (5) Davis Millpond   (6) Duntons Millpond   (7) Golden Eagle Pond   (8) Norris Pond   (9) Stevens Lake   (10) Twin Branch Millpond  

School


(1) Black Stump School Historical   (2) Bluff Point School Historical   (3) Brook Vale High School   (4) Bush School Historical   (5) Chesapeake Academy   (6) Chestnut Grove School Historical   (7) Hartsville School Historical   (8) Jones School Historical   (9) Lancaster High School   (10) Lancaster Middle School   (11) Lancaster Primary School   (12) Lively School   (13) Living Hope School Historical   (14) Mars Hill School Historical   (15) Merry Point School Historical   (16) Mount Jean School   (17) New Lancaster School   (18) New Mollusk School   (19) Poplarr Neck School Historical  

Stream


(1) Antipoison Creek   (2) Barnes Creek   (3) Bells Creek   (4) Belwood Swamp   (5) Browns Creek   (6) Callahan Swamp   (7) Camps Prong   (8) Carter Creek   (9) Church Prong   (10) Corrotoman River   (11) Davis Creek   (12) Deep Creek   (13) Dividing Creek   (14) Dymer Creek   (15) Eastern Branch Carter Creek   (16) Eastern Branch Corrotoman River   (17) Harpers Creek   (18) Henrys Creek   (19) Hills Creek   (20) Indian Creek   (21) Jarvis Creek   (22) John Creek   (23) Johnson Creek   (24) Little Branch   (25) Little Oyster Creek   (26) Long Creek   (27) Lowrey Creek   (28) Mcmahon Swamp   (29) Millenbeck Prong   (30) Moran Creek   (31) Mosquito Creek   (32) Myer Creek   (33) Norris Prong   (34) Oyster Creek   (35) Poplar Neck Creek   (36) Prentice Creek   (37) Senior Creek   (38) Tabbs Creek   (39) Taylor Creek   (40) Town Creek   (41) Wells His Creek   (42) Western Branch Corrotoman River   (43) Western Branch Taylors Creek   (44) Whitehouse Creek   (45) Windmill Point Creek  

Swamp


(1) Cabin Swamp   (2) Mount Knoddy Swamp   (3) White Marsh  

Tower


(1) Wkwi-fm Kilmarnock  

Valley


(1) Sanders Cove  


(updated 2014)



Zip Codes in Lancaster County, Virginia

22503 (pop. 4,496) 22482 (pop. 2,752) 22578 (pop. 2,697)
22576 (pop. 1,765) 22480 (pop. 863) 22507 (pop. 54)


Counties Nearby Lancaster County, Virginia

Middlesex County, VA  (pop. 10,626) 7.3 Miles
Northumberland County, VA  (pop. 12,890) 12.5 Miles
Mathews County, VA  (pop. 9,011) 19.1 Miles
Richmond County, VA  (pop. 9,070) 22.1 Miles
Gloucester County, VA  (pop. 36,877) 23.6 Miles
King And Queen County, VA  (pop. 6,806) 24.5 Miles
Essex County, VA  (pop. 10,813) 29.1 Miles
King William County, VA  (pop. 15,492) 30.1 Miles
James City County, VA  (pop. 69,149) 32.3 Miles
Williamsburg City, VA  (pop. 12,330) 32.4 Miles



Area Code(s) in Lancaster County, Virginia

804



Elevation in Lancaster County, Virginia is 62.0 ft. (19.0 meters)





Latitude/Longitude of Lancaster County, Virginia

Lat: 37.697395 N        Long: -76.450207 W



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Economic Analysis

People and the communities they live in depend on money. The people of Lancaster County, Virginia 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 Virginia

    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 7.25 6.06 4.27 5.31 0.00 6.03
  Total Electric Industry 7.25 6.06 4.27 5.31 0.00 6.03
1991              
  Energy-Only Providers 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00
  Full-Service Providers 7.34 6.05 4.23 5.35 0.00 6.09
  Total Electric Industry 7.34 6.05 4.23 5.35 0.00 6.09
1992              
  Energy-Only Providers 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00
  Full-Service Providers 7.63 6.23 4.28 5.57 0.00 6.28
  Total Electric Industry 7.63 6.23 4.28 5.57 0.00 6.28
1993              
  Energy-Only Providers 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00
  Full-Service Providers 7.57 6.14 4.19 5.56 0.00 6.23
  Total Electric Industry 7.57 6.14 4.19 5.56 0.00 6.23
1994              
  Energy-Only Providers 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00
  Full-Service Providers 7.75 5.84 4.16 5.63 0.00 6.20
  Total Electric Industry 7.75 5.84 4.16 5.63 0.00 6.20
1995              
  Energy-Only Providers 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00
  Full-Service Providers 7.84 6.07 4.16 5.21 0.00 6.26
  Total Electric Industry 7.84 6.07 4.16 5.21 0.00 6.26
1996              
  Energy-Only Providers 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00
  Full-Service Providers 7.60 5.91 3.99 5.26 0.00 6.09
  Total Electric Industry 7.60 5.91 3.99 5.26 0.00 6.09
1997              
  Energy-Only Providers 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00
  Full-Service Providers 7.75 5.97 4.00 5.14 0.00 6.14
  Total Electric Industry 7.75 5.97 4.00 5.14 0.00 6.14
1998              
  Energy-Only Providers 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00
  Full-Service Providers 7.51 5.61 3.82 4.98 0.00 5.88
  Total Electric Industry 7.51 5.61 3.82 4.98 0.00 5.88
1999              
  Energy-Only Providers 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00
  Full-Service Providers 7.48 5.55 3.84 5.00 0.00 5.86
  Total Electric Industry 7.48 5.55 3.84 5.00 0.00 5.86
2000              
  Energy-Only Providers 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00
  Full-Service Providers 7.52 5.65 3.90 5.05 0.00 5.94
  Total Electric Industry 7.52 5.65 3.90 5.05 0.00 5.94
2001              
  Delivery-Only Service 2.88 1.72 0.45 1.12 0.00 2.22
  Energy-Only Providers 4.59 4.42 4.52 4.52 0.00 4.53
  Full-Service Providers 7.79 5.85 4.16 5.16 0.00 6.18
  Total Electric Industry 7.79 5.85 4.16 5.16 0.00 6.18
2002              
  Delivery-Only Service 4.22 2.42 1.09 1.22 0.00 2.86
  Energy-Only Providers 4.50 4.33 4.46 4.46 0.00 4.45
  Full-Service Providers 7.79 5.87 4.13 5.14 0.00 6.22
  Total Electric Industry 7.79 5.87 4.13 5.14 0.00 6.23
2003              
  Delivery-Only Service 4.35 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 4.35
  Energy-Only Providers 5.50 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 5.50
  Full-Service Providers 7.76 5.74 4.23 0.00 5.46 6.27
  Total Electric Industry 7.76 5.74 4.23 0.00 5.46 6.27
2004              
  Delivery-Only Service 4.32 8.63 0.00 0.00 0.00 4.35
  Energy-Only Providers 6.44 6.47 0.00 0.00 0.00 6.44
  Full-Service Providers 7.99 5.88 4.27 0.00 6.25 6.43
  Total Electric Industry 7.99 5.88 4.27 0.00 6.25 6.43
2005              
  Delivery-Only Service 2.48 4.08 0.00 0.00 0.00 2.49
  Energy-Only Providers 7.55 7.48 0.00 0.00 0.00 7.55
  Full-Service Providers 8.16 6.05 4.46 0.00 6.81 6.64
  Total Electric Industry 8.16 6.05 4.46 0.00 6.81 6.64
2006              
  Delivery-Only Service 2.52 0.64 0.00 0.00 0.00 1.37
  Energy-Only Providers 9.60 9.81 0.00 0.00 0.00 9.73
  Full-Service Providers 8.49 6.21 4.69 0.00 6.81 6.86
  Total Electric Industry 8.49 6.21 4.69 0.00 6.81 6.86

(updated 2006)



Time Leaving to Work in Lancaster County, Virginia

12:00 A.M. TO 4:59 A.M.   : 162   (3.9%)
5:00 A.M. TO 5:29 A.M.   : 117   (2.8%)
5:30 A.M. TO 5:59 A.M.   : 52   (1.3%)
6:00 A.M. TO 6:29 A.M.   : 242   (5.9%)
6:30 A.M. TO 6:59 A.M.   : 315   (7.7%)
7:00 A.M. TO 7:29 A.M.   : 632   (15.4%)
7:30 A.M. TO 7:59 A.M.   : 773   (18.8%)
8:00 A.M. TO 8:29 A.M.   : 593   (14.4%)
8:30 A.M. TO 8:59 A.M.   : 325   (7.9%)
9:00 A.M. TO 9:59 A.M.   : 297   (7.2%)
10:00 A.M. TO 10:59 A.M.   : 80   (1.9%)
11:00 A.M. TO 11:59 A.M.   : 14   (0.3%)
12:00 P.M. TO 3:59 P.M.   : 263   (6.4%)
4:00 P.M. TO 11:59 P.M.   : 244   (5.9%)


(updated 2010)



Means Of Transportation
(Lancaster County, Virginia)

Car, truck, or van:

Drove alone : 3,709

Carpooled:

In 2-person carpool : 353

In 3-person carpool : 42

In 4-person carpool : 2

In 5- or 6-person carpool : 13

In 7-or-more-person carpool : 0

Public transportation (excluding taxicab):

Bus or trolley bus : 27

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

Subway or elevated : 0

Railroad : 0

Ferryboat : 0

Taxicab : 12

Motorcycle : 0

Bicycle : 2

Walked : 172

Other means : 129

Worked at home : 261


(updated 2009)



Travel Time To Work
(Lancaster County, Virginia)

Less than 5 minutes : 352

5 to 9 minutes : 819

10 to 14 minutes : 957

15 to 19 minutes : 433

20 to 24 minutes : 483

25 to 29 minutes : 203

30 to 34 minutes : 500

35 to 39 minutes : 59

40 to 44 minutes : 85

45 to 59 minutes : 128

60 to 89 minutes : 222

90 or more minutes : 220


(updated 2009)



Social Security Income In The Past 12 Months For Households
(Lancaster County, Virginia)

With Social Security income : 2,417

No Social Security income : 2,911


(updated 2009)



Retirement Income In The Past 12 Months For Households
(Lancaster County, Virginia)

With retirement income : 1,349

No retirement income : 3,979


(updated 2009)



Family Income (Annual)
(Lancaster County, Virginia)

Less than $10,000 : 118

$10,000 to $14,999 : 116

$15,000 to $19,999 : 144

$20,000 to $24,999 : 256

$25,000 to $29,999 : 231

$30,000 to $34,999 : 293

$35,000 to $39,999 : 184

$40,000 to $44,999 : 338

$45,000 to $49,999 : 103

$50,000 to $59,999 : 331

$60,000 to $74,999 : 574

$75,000 to $99,999 : 370

$100,000 to $124,999 : 222

$125,000 to $149,999 : 66

$150,000 to $199,999 : 228

$200,000 or more : 137


(updated 2009)



Median Family Income (Annual)
(Lancaster County, Virginia)

Median family income in the past 12 months (in 2009 inflation-adjusted dollars) : $53,402


(updated 2009)



Occupations in Lancaster County, Virginia

Male:


  • Management, Professional, And Related Occupations: 542  (24.1%)
  • Service Occupations: 315  (14.0%)
  • Sales And Office Occupations: 393  (17.5%)
  • Farming, Fishing, And Forestry Occupations 71  (3.2%)
  • Construction, Extraction, And Maintenance Occupations: 471  (20.9%)

Female:


  • Management, Professional, And Related Occupations: 665  (31.2%)
  • Service Occupations: 586  (27.5%)
  • Sales And Office Occupations: 706  (33.1%)
  • Farming, Fishing, And Forestry Occupations 14  (0.7%)
  • Construction, Extraction, And Maintenance Occupations: 18  (0.8%)


(updated 2010)





Employment Rate In Lancaster County, Virginia

Employed: 4,950
Unemployed: 221



Minority Owned Firms of 100 or More in
Lancaster County, Virginia

  • Total Black-owned firms of 100 or more, percent 2002: 0.0%
  • Total American Indian-and Alaska Native-owned firms of 100 or more, percent 2002: 0.0%
  • Total Asian-owned firms of 100 or more, percent 2002: 0.0%
  • Total Hispanic-owned firms of 100 or more, percent 2002: 0.0%
  • Total Native Hawaiian-and Other Pacific Islander-owned firms of 100 or more, percent 2002: 0.0%
  • Total women-owned firms of 100 or more, percent 2002: 25.0%
  • Other: 75%







There are 134 Farms In Lancaster County, Virginia


(updated 2008)



Banks In Lancaster County, Virginia

Chesapeake Bank - 6 Branches


    Bank Assets: $3.8m
    Industry Specialization: Commercial Lending
    Total Offices: 14

Bank Of Lancaster - 3 Branches


    Bank Assets: $1m
    Industry Specialization: Commercial Lending
    Total Offices: 8

Union First Market Bank - 2 Branches


    Bank Assets: $14.5m
    Industry Specialization: Commercial Lending
    Total Offices: 131

Evb - 1 Branches


    Bank Assets: $1m
    Industry Specialization: Commercial Lending
    Total Offices: 25

Woodforest National Bank - 1 Branches


    Bank Assets: $4.1m
    Industry Specialization: Commercial Lending
    Total Offices: 763

(updated 2014)







Airports Near Lancaster County, Virginia

  • Williamsburg-Jamestown


    (about 34.9 miles in Williamsburg, Virginia; Airport Code: JGG)

  • Accomack County


    (about 37.8 miles in Melfa, Virginia; Airport Code: MFV)

  • Newport News/Williamsburg International


    (about 39.2 miles in Newport News, Virginia; Airport Code: PHF)

  • Patrick Henry International


    (about 39.2 miles in Newport News, Virginia; Airport Code: PHF)

  • Patuxent River NAS


    (about 41.1 miles in Patuxent River, Maryland; Airport Code: NHK)

  • Langley AFB


    (about 42.7 miles in Hampton, Virginia; Airport Code: LFI)

  • St. Mary's County Regional


    (about 43.0 miles in California, Maryland; Airport Code: XSM)

  • Richmond International


    (about 49.4 miles in Richmond, Virginia; Airport Code: RIC)

  • Norfolk NS


    (about 53.2 miles in Norfolk, Virginia; Airport Code: NGU)

  • Norfolk NAS


    (about 53.2 miles in Norfolk, Virginia; Airport Code: NGU)

  • Hanover County Municipal


    (about 53.9 miles in Glen Allen, Virginia; Airport Code: VA5)

  • Wallops Flight Facility


    (about 56.3 miles in Wattsville, Virginia; Airport Code: WAL)

  • Wallops Flight Center


    (about 56.5 miles in Wattsville, Virginia; Airport Code: WAL)

  • Norfolk International


    (about 57.0 miles in Norfolk, Virginia; Airport Code: ORF)

  • Cambridge-Dorchester


    (about 62.5 miles in Cambridge, Maryland; Airport Code: CGE)

  • Oceana NAS


    (about 64.8 miles in Virginia Beach, Virginia; Airport Code: NTU)

  • Salisbury-Ocean City/Wicomico Regional


    (about 67.7 miles in Salisbury, Maryland; Airport Code: SBY)

  • Chesapeake Regional


    (about 71.6 miles in Chesapeake, Virginia; Airport Code: VA2)

  • Stafford Regional


    (about 73.0 miles in Stafford, Virginia; Airport Code: RMN)

  • Easton Municipal


    (about 79.1 miles in Easton, Maryland; Airport Code: ESN)


(updated 2015)



Modes of Transportation in Lancaster County, Virginia

Car, Truck, Or Van:

 

Drove Alone

79.14%

Carpooled

11.61%

Public Transportation:

 

Bus Or Trolley Bus

1.50%

Streetcar Or Trolley Car

0.0%

Subway Or Elevated

0.23%

Railroad

0.0%

Ferryboat

0.0%

Taxicab

0.0%

Motorcycle

0.0%

Bicycle

0.33%

Walked

1.90%

Other Means

1.50%

Worked At Home

3.79%



(updated 2010)





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Housing Analysis

Everyone needs shelter in rented housing or individually owned homes. Each community, including Lancaster County, Virginia, 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 County, Virginia)

Family households:

Married-couple family : 2,756

Other family:

Male householder, no wife present : 225

Female householder, no husband present : 730

Nonfamily households:

Householder living alone : 1,479

Householder not living alone : 138


(updated 2009)



Unmarried-Partner Households By Sex Of Partner
(Lancaster County, Virginia)

Unmarried-partner households:

Male householder and male partner : 9

Male householder and female partner : 183

Female householder and female partner : 5

Female householder and male partner : 79

All other households : 5,052


(updated 2009)



Household Type By Tenure
(Lancaster County, Virginia)

Family households:

Married-couple family:

Owner-occupied housing units : 2,414

Renter-occupied housing units : 342

Other family:

Male householder, no wife present:

Owner-occupied housing units : 49

Renter-occupied housing units : 176

Female householder, no husband present:

Owner-occupied housing units : 486

Renter-occupied housing units : 244

Nonfamily households:

Owner-occupied housing units : 1,209

Renter-occupied housing units : 408


(updated 2009)



Household Income (Annual)
(Lancaster County, Virginia)

Less than $10,000 : 365

$10,000 to $14,999 : 356

$15,000 to $19,999 : 317

$20,000 to $24,999 : 329

$25,000 to $29,999 : 297

$30,000 to $34,999 : 430

$35,000 to $39,999 : 226

$40,000 to $44,999 : 384

$45,000 to $49,999 : 163

$50,000 to $59,999 : 533

$60,000 to $74,999 : 714

$75,000 to $99,999 : 463

$100,000 to $124,999 : 269

$125,000 to $149,999 : 75

$150,000 to $199,999 : 259

$200,000 or more : 148


(updated 2009)



Housing Units
(Lancaster County, Virginia)

Total : 7,190


(updated 2009)



Occupancy Status
(Lancaster County, Virginia)

Occupied : 5,328

Vacant : 1,862


(updated 2009)



Median Number Of Rooms
(Lancaster County, Virginia)

Median number of rooms : 6


(updated 2009)



Year Structure Built
(Lancaster County, Virginia)

Built 2005 or later : 57

Built 2000 to 2004 : 288

Built 1990 to 1999 : 1,226

Built 1980 to 1989 : 1,072

Built 1970 to 1979 : 1,242

Built 1960 to 1969 : 838

Built 1950 to 1959 : 758

Built 1940 to 1949 : 513

Built 1939 or earlier : 1,196


(updated 2009)



House Heating Fuel
(Lancaster County, Virginia)

Utility gas : 62

Bottled, tank, or LP gas : 631

Electricity : 3,068

Fuel oil, kerosene, etc. : 1,448

Coal or coke : 0

Wood : 103

Solar energy : 0

Other fuel : 16

No fuel used : 0


(updated 2009)



House Value
(Lancaster County, Virginia)

Less than $10,000 : 18

$10,000 to $14,999 : 72

$15,000 to $19,999 : 0

$20,000 to $24,999 : 49

$25,000 to $29,999 : 28

$30,000 to $34,999 : 8

$35,000 to $39,999 : 17

$40,000 to $49,999 : 50

$50,000 to $59,999 : 69

$60,000 to $69,999 : 169

$70,000 to $79,999 : 66

$80,000 to $89,999 : 175

$90,000 to $99,999 : 174

$100,000 to $124,999 : 130

$125,000 to $149,999 : 369

$150,000 to $174,999 : 262

$175,000 to $199,999 : 129

$200,000 to $249,999 : 401

$250,000 to $299,999 : 433

$300,000 to $399,999 : 339

$400,000 to $499,999 : 202

$500,000 to $749,999 : 445

$750,000 to $999,999 : 242

$1,000,000 or more : 311


(updated 2009)



Mortgage Status
(Lancaster County, Virginia)

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 : 42

Home equity loan only : 421

Both second mortgage and home equity loan : 16

No second mortgage and no home equity loan : 1,873

Housing units without a mortgage : 1,806


(updated 2009)



Median Value By Year Structure Built
(Lancaster County, Virginia)

Built 2005 or later : $264,400

Built 2000 to 2004 : $214,600

Built 1990 to 1999 : $238,900

Built 1980 to 1989 : $343,900

Built 1970 to 1979 : $261,500

Built 1960 to 1969 : $248,100

Built 1950 to 1959 : $142,100

Built 1940 to 1949 : $155,400

Built 1939 or earlier : $262,800


(updated 2009)







Percentage of Family Households in Lancaster County, Virginia: 63.9%

Percentage of Family Households in Virginia: 67.0%


(updated 2010)



Building Permits in Lancaster County, Virginia

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

    Buildings Units Cost
1999        
  Single Family 105 105 $14,908,374
  Two Family 2 4 $280,000
  Three and Four Family 0 0 $0
  Five or More Family 0 0 $0
  Total

107 109 $15,188,374
2000        
  Single Family 83 83 $13,972,889
  Two Family 0 0 $0
  Three and Four Family 0 0 $0
  Five or More Family 1 8 $400,000
  Total

84 91 $14,372,889
2001        
  Single Family 60 60 $10,198,692
  Two Family 1 2 $55,000
  Three and Four Family 0 0 $0
  Five or More Family 0 0 $0
  Total

61 62 $10,253,692
2002        
  Single Family 69 69 $9,798,506
  Two Family 2 4 $375,000
  Three and Four Family 0 0 $0
  Five or More Family 0 0 $0
  Total

71 73 $10,173,506
2003        
  Single Family 119 119 $14,063,280
  Two Family 9 18 $1,824,000
  Three and Four Family 0 0 $0
  Five or More Family 0 0 $0
  Total

128 137 $15,887,280
2004        
  Single Family 116 116 $22,131,807
  Two Family 1 2 $95,000
  Three and Four Family 0 0 $0
  Five or More Family 0 0 $0
  Total

117 118 $22,226,807
2005        
  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
2006        
  Single Family 133 133 $29,049,797
  Two Family 7 14 $1,724,000
  Three and Four Family 0 0 $0
  Five or More Family 0 0 $0
  Total

140 147 $30,773,797


(updated 2007)



Median Household Income In 2000 (Lancaster County, VA): $33,239
Median Household Income In 2000 (Virginia): $46,677


(updated 2010)



Median House/Condo Value in 2000 (Lancaster County): $118,800
Median House/Condo Value in 2000 (Virginia): $118,800


(updated 2010)



Most Commonly Used Heating Fuel in Lancaster County, Virginia

Utility Gas: 0.8%
Bottled, Tank, Or Lp Gas: 13.1%
Electricity: 48.0%
Fuel Oil, Kerosene, Etc.: 34.1%
Coal Or Coke: 0.0%
Wood: 3.4%
Solar Energy: 0.0%
Other Fuel: 0.6%
No Fuel Used: 0.1%


(updated 2010)





(updated 2010)





Population in Group Quarters in Lancaster County, Virginia

Institutionalized population


  • Correctional facilities for adults : 13.66%
  • Nursing facilities/Skilled-nursing facilities : 75.96%

Noninstitutionalized population


  • Other noninstitutional facilities : 10.38%


(updated 2010)







Median Gross Rent in 2000 (Lancaster County): $508
Median Gross Rent in 2000 (Virginia): $650
Fair Market Rent in 2007 (Lancaster County): $609


(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 County, Virginia are often affected in positive and negative ways by government performance.



Health Care Centers Close To Lancaster County, Virginia

Rappahannock General Hhs


     Address: 101 Harris Drive, Kilmarnock, Virginia 22482
     Ownership: Voluntary Non Profit - Private
     Certified Date: 2/14/1985

Riverside Tappahannock Hh


     Address: 659 Hospital Road Bldg A Suite 103, Tappahannock, Virginia 22560
     Ownership: Voluntary Non Profit - Private
     Certified Date: 7/23/1985

Rivers Health Care


     Address: 112 Commerce Park Drive Suite A, Manquin, Virginia 23106
     Ownership: Proprietary
     Certified Date: 1/23/1996

At Home Care


     Address: 366 Mclaws Circle Suite 2b, Williamsburg, Virginia 23185
     Ownership: Proprietary
     Certified Date: 6/7/2005

Intrepid Usa Healthcare Services


     Address: 212 Packets Court, Suite A&b, Williamsburg, Virginia 23185
     Ownership: Government - State/county
     Certified Date: 1/3/1986

Hospitals Close To Lancaster County, Virginia

Rappahannock Genl Hosp


     Address: Harris Drive Po Box 1449, Kilmarnock, Virginia 22482
     Hospital Type: Acute Care Hospitals
     Ownership: Voluntary Non-profit - Private

Riverside Walter Reed Hospital


     Address: Route 17 Box 1130, Gloucester, Virginia 23061
     Hospital Type: Acute Care Hospitals
     Ownership: Voluntary Non-profit - Private

Riverside Tappahannock Hosp Inc


     Address: 618 Hospital Road, Tappahannock, Virginia 22560
     Hospital Type: Acute Care Hospitals
     Ownership: Voluntary Non-profit - Private

Sentara Williamsburg Regional Medical Center


     Address: 100 Sentara Circle, Williamsburg, Virginia 23188
     Hospital Type: Acute Care Hospitals
     Ownership: Voluntary Non-profit - Private

Eastern State Hospital


     Address: "4601 Ironbound Road, P.o. Box 8791", Williamsburg, Virginia 23187
     Hospital Type: Acute Care Hospitals
     Ownership: Government - State

Nursing Homes Close To Lancaster County, Virginia

Rappahannock Westminster Cante


     Address: 132 Lancaster Drive, Irvington, Virginia 22480
     Ownership: Non Profit - Corporation
     Number of Residents: 40
     Percent Occupied: 95%

Lancashire Convalescent And Rehabilitation Center


     Address: 287 School Street, Kilmarnock, Virginia 22482
     Ownership: For Profit - Corporation
     Number of Residents: 116
     Percent Occupied: 97%

Warsaw Health Care Center


     Address: 5373 Richmond Road, Warsaw, Virginia 22572
     Ownership: For Profit - Corporation
     Number of Residents: 115
     Percent Occupied: 64%

The Orchard


     Address: 20 Delfae Drive, Warsaw, Virginia 22572
     Ownership: Non Profit - Corporation
     Number of Residents: 56
     Percent Occupied: 93%

Walter Reed Convalescent And Rehabilitation Center


     Address: 7602 Meredith Drive, Gloucester, Virginia 23061
     Ownership: For Profit - Corporation
     Number of Residents: 167
     Percent Occupied: 87%



Closest Nuclear Power Plant To
Lancaster County, Virginia

Name: Surry
Address: 5570 Hog Island Road; Surry, VA 23883
Distance: 43 Miles


(updated 2007)



Social Security Users in Lancaster County, Virginia

    Retired Workers: 4,690
    Disabled Workers: 450
    Widowers Workers: 585
    Spouses Workers: 360
    Children Workers: 220


(updated 2007)



Lancaster County, Virginia Presidential Election

  • Kerry & Edwards 39.76%
  • Bush & Cheney 59.78%
  • Other 0.47%



(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 County, Virginia citizens.

Relocation to Lancaster County, VA

6.73 % of Lancaster County tax filers migrated from different counties or other nations outside the United States between 2005 and 2006. Their adjusted gross income average was $79,438

Virginia Average 11.06 %

10 or fewer residents relocated from other nations

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

  • Northumberland Count , VA 0.73 % ($37,743 AGI )
  • Henrico County , VA 0.48 % ($55,609 AGI )
  • Fairfax County , VA 0.33 % ($102,750 AGI )
  • Gloucester County , VA 0.25 % ($21,250 AGI )
  • Middlesex County , VA 0.25 % ($131,917 AGI )
  • Richmond County , VA 0.21 % ($27,700 AGI )
  • Newport News , VA 0.21 % ($15,200 AGI )

Relocation away from Lancaster County, VA

5.69 % of Lancaster 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 $41,301

Virginia Average 10.78 %

10 or fewer residents relocated to other nations

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

  • Northumberland Count , VA 0.47 % ($24,045 AGI )
  • Henrico County , VA 0.32 % ($52,867 AGI )
  • Middlesex County , VA 0.30 % ($49,643 AGI )
  • James City County , VA 0.27 % ($71,462 AGI )
  • Newport News , VA 0.27 % ($15,769 AGI )
  • Gloucester County , VA 0.23 % ($30,273 AGI )


(updated 2006)



Income Tax Rates in Virginia

Low Bracket: $3,000 (2.00%)
High Bracket: $17,000 (5.75%)


(updated 2008)



Sales Tax Rates in Virginia

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 County, Virginia is based on over 50 years of data.

Tornado Information For Lancaster County, Virginia


On 05/25/2004, a tornado touched down 2.19 miles from the center of Lancaster County, Virginia. The tornado was rated a category 1 . There were 0 injuries and 0 fatalities.

On 05/10/1990, a tornado touched down 3.27 miles from the center of Lancaster County, Virginia. The tornado was rated a category 1 . There were 0 injuries and 0 fatalities. Damages ranged from $500,000 to $5,000,000.

On 09/06/1975, a tornado touched down 3.82 miles from the center of Lancaster County, Virginia. The tornado was rated a category 1 . There were 0 injuries and 0 fatalities. Damages ranged from $500 to $5,000.

On 08/06/1993, a tornado touched down 4.27 miles from the center of Lancaster County, Virginia. The tornado was rated a category 0 . There were 0 injuries and 0 fatalities. Damages ranged from $50,000-$500,000.

On 03/09/1998, a tornado touched down 5.28 miles from the center of Lancaster County, Virginia. The tornado was rated a category 0 . There were 0 injuries and 0 fatalities.



Storms In Lancaster County, Virginia

  Fatalities Injuries Property
Damage
Crop
Damage
Coastal Flooding        
09/22/1994, 03:00 pm 0 0 $50K --
         
Lightning        
08/06/2000, 05:00 pm 0 0 $50K --
07/16/2000, 01:45 pm 0 0 $50K --
         
Thunderstorm Wind        
11/11/1995, 08:55 pm 0 0 $10K --
08/06/1993, 02:15 pm 0 0 $5K --
         





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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 County, Virginia directly or research local government web sites.

Number of Sex Offenders In Virginia

2005 2006 2007 2008 2009 2010 2011 2012 2013 2014
13,211 12,152 15,000 4,618 17,110 16,891 18,728 19,137 20,081 20,902


(updated 2014)



Jails in Lancaster County, Virginia


  • Lancaster County Correctional Center


    8293 Mary Ball Road, Lancaster, VA 22503
    Capacity: 46
    Confined: 20
    Avg. Population: 20
    Year Built: 1978

  • Lancaster County Correctional Center


    8293 Mary Ball Road, Lancaster, VA 22503
    Capacity: 46
    Confined: 20
    Avg. Population: 20
    Year Built: 1978

  • Lancaster County Correctional Center


    8293 Mary Ball Road, Lancaster, VA 22503
    Capacity: 46
    Confined: 20
    Avg. Population: 20
    Year Built: 1978


(updated 2006)



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