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Social Characteristics of City of Lancaster, CA

Lancaster, CA Selected Social Characteristics 2010-2014 American Community Survey 5-Year Estimates

  • American Community Survey types of households (All)
    47,872
  • American Community Survey types of households (All with Family households)
    34,880
  • Percentage of types of households (All with Family households)
    72.9%
  • American Community Survey types of households (All with Family households having own children under 18 years)
    17,739
  • Percentage of types of households (All with Family households having own children under 18 years)
    37.1%
  • American Community Survey types of households (All with Family households, Married-couple family)
    23,353
  • Percentage of types of households (All with Family households, Married-couple family)
    48.8%
  • American Community Survey types of households (All with Family households, Married-couple family / own children under 18 years)
    11,320
  • Percentage of types of households (All with Family households, Married-couple family / own children under 18 years)
    23.6%
  • American Community Survey types of households (All with Family households, Male householder, no wife present, family)
    2,942
  • Percentage of types of households (All with Family households, Male householder, no wife present, family)
    6.1%
  • American Community Survey types of households (All with Family households, Male householder, no wife present, family / own children under 18 years)
    1,621
  • Percentage of types of households (All with Family households, Male householder, no wife present, family / own children under 18 years)
    3.4%
  • American Community Survey types of households (All with Family households, Female householder, no husband present)
    8,585
  • Percentage of types of households (All with Family households, Female householder, no husband present)
    17.9%
  • American Community Survey types of households (All with Family households, Female householder, no husband present, family - With own children under 18 years)
    4,798
  • Percentage of types of households (All with Family households, Female householder, no husband present, family - With own children under 18 years)
    10.0%
  • American Community Survey types of households (All with non-family households)
    12,992
  • Percentage of types of households (All with non-family households)
    27.1%
  • American Community Survey types of households (All with non-family households when Householder living alone)
    10,560
  • Percentage of types of households (All with non-family households when Householder living alone)
    22.1%
  • American Community Survey types of households (All with non-family households when Householder living alone, 65 years and over)
    2,993
  • Percentage of types of households (All with non-family households when Householder living alone, 65 years and over)
    6.3%
  • American Community Survey types of households (All households with one or more people under 18 years)
    20,768
  • Percentage of types of households (All households with one or more people under 18 years)
    43.4%
  • American Community Survey types of households (households with one or more people 65 years and over)
    9,876
  • Percentage of types of households (households with one or more people 65 years and over)
    20.6%
  • American Community Survey types of households (Average sized households)
    3.17
  • American Community Survey types of households (Average family size households)
    3.73
  • American Community Survey number of persons in households by relationship (All)
    151,624
  • American Community Survey number of persons in households by relationship (Householder)
    47,872
  • Percentage of persons in households by relationship (Householder)
    31.6%
  • American Community Survey number of persons in households by relationship (Spouse)
    23,230
  • Percentage of persons in households by relationship (Spouse)
    15.3%
  • American Community Survey number of persons in households by relationship (Child)
    55,648
  • Percentage of persons in households by relationship (Child)
    36.7%
  • American Community Survey number of persons in households by relationship (Other relatives)
    16,458
  • Percentage of persons in households by relationship (Other relatives)
    10.9%
  • American Community Survey number of persons in households by relationship (Not relatives)
    8,416
  • Percentage of persons in households by relationship (Not relatives)
    5.6%
  • American Community Survey persons in households by relationship (Not relatives) Unmarried partner
    2,840
  • Percentage of persons in households by relationship (Not relatives) Unmarried partner
    1.9%
  • American Community Survey number of males 15 years and older (by Marital status)
    59,948
  • American Community Survey number of unmarried males 15 years and older
    25,444
  • Percentage number of unmarried males 15 years and older
    42.4%
  • American Community Survey number of married males 15 years and older (not including separated)
    27,045
  • Percentage number of married males 15 years and older (not including separated)
    45.1%
  • American Community Survey number of separated males 15 years and older
    1,404
  • Percentage number of separated males 15 years and older
    2.3%
  • American Community Survey number of widowed males 15 years and older
    1,162
  • Percentage number of widowed males 15 years and older
    1.9%
  • American Community Survey number of divorced males 15 years and older
    4,893
  • Percentage number of divorced males 15 years and older
    8.2%
  • American Community Survey number of females 15 years and older (by Marital status)
    61,054
  • American Community Survey number of females never married 15 years and older
    22,055
  • Percentage number of females never married 15 years and older
    36.1%
  • American Community Survey number of females presently married 15 years and older (not including separated)
    25,887
  • Percentage number of females presently married 15 years and older (not including separated)
    42.4%
  • American Community Survey number of separated females 15 years and older
    2,085
  • Percentage of separated females 15 years and older
    3.4%
  • American Community Survey number of widowed females 15 years and older
    4,424
  • Percentage of widowed females 15 years and older
    7.2%
  • American Community Survey number of divorced females 15 years and older
    6,603
  • Percentage of divorced females 15 years and older
    10.8%
  • American Community Survey number of 15 to 50 years old females which had birth in the past year
    2,482
  • American Community Survey number of 15 to 50 years old unmarried (widowed, divorced, and never married) females which had birth in the past year
    995
  • Percentage of 15 to 50 years old unmarried (widowed, divorced, and never married) females which had birth in the past year
    40.1%
  • American Community Survey number of 15 to 50 years old unmarried (widowed, divorced, and never married) females which had birth in the past year (Per 1,000)
    44
  • American Community Survey number of 15 to 50 years old females which had birth in the past year (Per 1,000)
    62
  • American Community Survey number of 15 to 50 years old females which had birth in the past year (Per 1,000 - 15 to 19 years old)
    13
  • American Community Survey number of 15 to 50 years old females which had birth in the past year (Per 1,000 - 20 to 34 years old)
    132
  • American Community Survey number of 15 to 50 years old females which had birth in the past year (Per 1,000 - 35 to 50 years old)
    17
  • American Community Survey number of grandparents with live-in grandchildren under 18 years of age
    5,526
  • American Community Survey number of grandparents with live-in grandchildren under 18 years of age (Responsible for grandchildren)
    1,448
  • Percentage of grandparents with live-in grandchildren under 18 years of age (Responsible for grandchildren)
    26.2%
  • American Community Survey number of grandparents with live-in grandchildren under 18 years of age (Less than one year, responsible for grandchildren)
    245
  • Percentage of grandparents with live-in grandchildren under 18 years of age (Less than one year, responsible for grandchildren)
    4.4%
  • American Community Survey number of grandparents with live-in grandchildren under 18 years of age (1 or 2 years old, responsible for grandchildren)
    400
  • Percentage of grandparents with live-in grandchildren under 18 years of age (1 or 2 years old, responsible for grandchildren)
    7.2%
  • American Community Survey number of grandparents with live-in grandchildren under 18 years of age (3 or 4 years old, responsible for grandchildren)
    156
  • Percentage of grandparents with live-in grandchildren under 18 years of age (3 or 4 years old, responsible for grandchildren)
    2.8%
  • American Community Survey number of grandparents with live-in grandchildren under 18 years of age (5 or more years old, responsible for grandchildren)
    647
  • Percentage of grandparents with live-in grandchildren under 18 years of age (5 or more years old, responsible for grandchildren)
    11.7%
  • American Community Survey number of grandparents with live-in grandchildren under 18 years of age (under 18 years old, responsible for grandchildren)
    1,448
  • American Community Survey number of female grandparents with live-in grandchildren under 18 years of age (under 18 years old, responsible for grandchildren)
    887
  • Percentage of female grandparents with live-in grandchildren under 18 years of age (under 18 years old, responsible for grandchildren)
    61.3%
  • American Community Survey number of married grandparents with live-in grandchildren under 18 years of age (under 18 years old, responsible for grandchildren)
    1,083
  • Percentage of married grandparents with live-in grandchildren under 18 years of age (under 18 years old, responsible for grandchildren)
    74.8%
  • American Community Survey number of persons enrolled in school 3 years of age and over
    48,940
  • American Community Survey number of people enrolled in nursery school, preschool 3 years of age and over
    2,201
  • Percentage of people enrolled in nursery school, preschool 3 years of age and over
    4.5%
  • American Community Survey number of people enrolled in kindergarten 3 years of age and over
    2,469
  • Percentage of people enrolled in kindergarten 3 years of age and over
    5.0%
  • American Community Survey number of people enrolled in Elementary school (grades 1-8) 3 years of age and over
    20,361
  • Percentage of people enrolled in Elementary school (grades 1-8) 3 years of age and over
    41.6%
  • American Community Survey number of people enrolled in High school (grades 9-12) 3 years of age and over
    11,691
  • Percentage of people enrolled in High school (grades 9-12) 3 years of age and over
    23.9%
  • American Community Survey number of people enrolled in College or graduate school 3 years of age and over
    12,218
  • Percentage of people enrolled in College or graduate school 3 years of age and over
    25.0%
  • American Community Survey number of people 25 years of age and older with education
    95,967
  • American Community Survey number of people 25 years of age and older with less than 9th grade education
    8,166
  • Percentage of people 25 years of age and older with less than 9th grade education
    8.5%
  • American Community Survey number of people 25 years of age and older with 9th to 12th grade (without diploma)
    10,849
  • Percentage of people 25 years of age and older with 9th to 12th grade (without diploma)
    11.3%
  • American Community Survey number of people 25 years of age and older high school graduates and equivalency
    27,782
  • Percentage number of people 25 years of age and older high school graduates and equivalency
    28.9%
  • American Community Survey number of people 25 years of age and older with some college and no degree
    25,733
  • Percentage of people 25 years of age and older with some college and no degree
    26.8%
  • American Community Survey number of people 25 years of age and older with associate's degree
    8,635
  • Percentage of people 25 years of age and older with associate's degree
    9.0%
  • American Community Survey number of people 25 years of age and older with bachelor's degree
    9,471
  • Percentage of people 25 years of age and older with bachelor's degree
    9.9%
  • American Community Survey number of people 25 years of age and older with Graduate or professional degree
    5,331
  • Percentage of people 25 years of age and older with Graduate or professional degree
    5.6%
  • Percentage of people with high school graduate or higher
    80.2%
  • Percentage of people with a bachelor's degree or higher
    15.4%
  • American Community Survey number of Veterans (Civilian, 18 years and older)
    112,111
  • American Community Survey number of Veterans (Civilian, 18 years and older) Civilian veterans
    8,988
  • Percentage of Veterans (Civilian, 18 years and older) Civilian veterans
    8.0%
  • American Community Survey number of all civilian non-institutionalized persons (By status)
    152,756
  • American Community Survey number of all civilian non-institutionalized persons (With a disability)
    14,936
  • Percentage of all civilian non-institutionalized persons (With a disability)
    9.8%
  • American Community Survey number of all civilian non-institutionalized persons (Under 18 years of age)
    46,297
  • American Community Survey number of all civilian non-institutionalized persons (Under 18 years of age - with a disability)
    1,391
  • Percentage of all civilian non-institutionalized persons (Under 18 years of age - with a disability)
    3.0%
  • American Community Survey number of all civilian non-institutionalized persons (18 to 64 years)
    92,495
  • American Community Survey number of all civilian non-institutionalized persons (18 to 64 years - with a disability)
    8,047
  • Percentage of all civilian non-institutionalized persons (18 to 64 years - with a disability)
    8.7%
  • American Community Survey number of all civilian non-institutionalized persons (65 years and over)
    13,964
  • American Community Survey number of all civilian non-institutionalized persons (65 years and over - with a disability)
    5,498
  • Percentage of all civilian non-institutionalized persons (65 years and over - with a disability)
    39.4%
  • American Community Survey number of persons 1 year and over (Residence 1 year ago)
    156,620
  • American Community Survey number of persons 1 year and over (Residence 1 year ago) Same house
    137,497
  • Percentage of persons 1 year and over (Residence 1 year ago) Same house
    87.8%
  • American Community Survey number of persons 1 year and over (Residence 1 year ago) Different house in the U.S.
    18,696
  • Percentage of persons 1 year and over (Residence 1 year ago) Different house in the U.S.
    11.9%
  • American Community Survey number of persons 1 year and over (Residence 1 year ago) Different house in the U.S. Same county
    14,051
  • Percentage of persons 1 year and over (Residence 1 year ago) Different house in the U.S. Same county
    9.0%
  • American Community Survey number of persons 1 year and over (Residence 1 year ago) Different house in the U.S. Different county
    4,645
  • Percentage of persons 1 year and over (Residence 1 year ago) Different house in the U.S. Different county
    3.0%
  • American Community Survey number of persons 1 year and over (Residence 1 year ago) Different house in the U.S. Different county - Same state
    2,796
  • Percentage of persons 1 year and over (Residence 1 year ago) Different house in the U.S. Different county - Same state
    1.8%
  • American Community Survey number of persons 1 year and over (Residence 1 year ago) Different house in the U.S. Different county - Different state
    1,849
  • Percentage of persons 1 year and over (Residence 1 year ago) Different house in the U.S. Different county - Different state
    1.2%
  • American Community Survey number of persons 1 year and over (Residence 1 year ago) Abroad
    427
  • Percentage of persons 1 year and over (Residence 1 year ago) Abroad
    0.3%
  • American Community Survey number of all persons (by place of birth)
    159,092
  • American Community Survey number of Native persons
    137,444
  • Percentage of Native persons
    86.4%
  • American Community Survey number of Native persons (Born in United States)
    136,200
  • Percentage of Native persons (Born in United States)
    85.6%
  • American Community Survey number of Native persons - (Born in United States - State of residence)
    105,629
  • Percentage of Native persons (Born in United States - State of residence)
    66.4%
  • American Community Survey number of Native persons (Born in United States - State of residence - Born in United States - Different state)
    30,571
  • Percentage of Native persons (State of residence - Born in United States - Different state)
    19.2%
  • American Community Survey number of Native persons (Born in Puerto Rico, U.S. Island areas, or born abroad to American parent(s))
    1,244
  • Percentage of Native persons (Born in Puerto Rico, U.S. Island areas, or born abroad to American parent(s))
    0.8%
  • American Community Survey number of all persons foreign born
    21,648
  • Percentage of all persons foreign born
    13.6%
  • American Community Survey number of all persons foreign born (by U.S. Citizenship status)
    21,648
  • American Community Survey number of all persons foreign born (Naturalized U.S. citizen)
    10,926
  • Percentage of all persons foreign born (Naturalized U.S. citizen)
    50.5%
  • American Community Survey number of all persons foreign born (Non U.S. citizen)
    10,722
  • Percentage of all persons foreign born (Non U.S. citizen)
    49.5%
  • American Community Survey number of all persons born abroad the U.S. (by year of entry)
    22,892
  • American Community Survey number of all native persons (by year of entry)
    1,244
  • Percent; YEAR OF ENTRY - Native
    1244%
  • American Community Survey number of all native persons (entry - 2010 or later)
    41
  • Percentage of all native persons (entry - 2010 or later)
    3.3%
  • American Community Survey number of all native persons (entry - before 2010)
    1,203
  • Percentage of all native persons (entry - before 2010)
    96.7%
  • American Community Survey number of all foreign born persons (by year of entry)
    21,648
  • American Community Survey number of all foreign born persons (entry - 2010 or later)
    624
  • Percentage of all foreign born persons (entry - 2010 or later)
    2.9%
  • American Community Survey number of all foreign born persons (entry - before 2010)
    21,024
  • Percentage of all foreign born persons (entry - before 2010)
    97.1%
  • American Community Survey number of all foreign born persons (excluding population born at sea) by world region
    21,648
  • American Community Survey number of all foreign born persons (excluding population born at sea) Europe
    720
  • Percentage of all foreign born persons (excluding population born at sea) Europe
    3.3%
  • American Community Survey number of all foreign born persons (excluding population born at sea) Asia
    5,051
  • Percentage of all foreign born persons (excluding population born at sea) Asia
    23.3%
  • American Community Survey number of all foreign born persons (excluding population born at sea) Africa
    674
  • Percentage of all foreign born persons (excluding population born at sea) Africa
    3.1%
  • American Community Survey number of all foreign born persons (excluding population born at sea) Oceania
    11
  • Percentage of all foreign born persons (excluding population born at sea) Oceania
    0.1%
  • American Community Survey number of all foreign born persons (excluding population born at sea) Latin America
    14,980
  • Percentage of all foreign born persons (excluding population born at sea) Latin America
    69.2%
  • American Community Survey number of all foreign born persons (excluding population born at sea) Northern America
    212
  • Percentage of all foreign born persons (excluding population born at sea) Northern America
    1.0%
  • American Community Survey number of persons 5 years and older (by language spoken at home)
    146,400
  • American Community Survey number of persons 5 years and older speaking English only
    111,635
  • Percentage of persons 5 years and older speaking English only
    76.3%
  • American Community Survey number of persons 5 years and older speaking a language other than English
    34,765
  • Percentage of persons 5 years and older speaking a language other than English
    23.7%
  • American Community Survey number of persons 5 years and older speaking a language other than English which speak English less than very well
    16,542
  • Percentage of persons 5 years and older speaking a language other than English which speak English less than very well
    11.3%
  • American Community Survey number of persons 5 years and older speaking Spanish at home
    28,613
  • Percentage of persons 5 years and older speaking Spanish at home
    19.5%
  • American Community Survey number of persons 5 years and older, language spoken at home. Spanish, speaks English less than very well
    13,964
  • Percentage of persons 5 years and older, language spoken at home. Spanish, speaks English less than very well
    9.5%
  • American Community Survey number of persons 5 years and older speaking Other Indo-European languages at home
    1,536
  • Percentage of persons 5 years and older speaking Other Indo-European languages at home
    1.0%
  • American Community Survey number of persons 5 years and older speaking Other Indo-European languages at home, speaks English less than very well
    563
  • Percentage of persons 5 years and older speaking Other Indo-European languages at home, speaks English less than very well
    0.4%
  • American Community Survey number of persons 5 years and older speaking Asian and Pacific Islander languages at home
    3,868
  • Percentage of persons 5 years and older speaking Asian and Pacific Islander languages at home
    2.6%
  • American Community Survey number of persons 5 years and older speaking Asian and Pacific Islander languages at home, speaks English less than very well
    1,621
  • Percentage of persons 5 years and older speaking Asian and Pacific Islander languages at home, speaks English less than very well
    1.1%
  • American Community Survey number of persons 5 years and older speaking Other languages at home
    748
  • Percentage of persons 5 years and older speaking Other languages at home
    0.5%
  • American Community Survey number of persons 5 years and older speaking other languages at home, speaks English less than very well
    394
  • Percentage of persons 5 years and older speaking other languages at home, speaks English less than very well
    0.3%
  • American Community Survey number of all persons (by ancestry)
    159,092
  • American Community Survey number of all persons of American ancestry
    4,276
  • Percentage of all persons of American ancestry
    2.7%
  • American Community Survey number of all persons of Arab ancestry
    868
  • Percentage of all persons of Arab ancestry
    0.5%
  • American Community Survey number of all persons of Czech ancestry
    301
  • Percentage of all persons of Czech ancestry
    0.2%
  • American Community Survey number of all persons of Danish ancestry
    261
  • Percentage of all persons of Danish ancestry
    0.2%
  • American Community Survey number of all persons of Dutch ancestry
    1,166
  • Percentage of all persons of Dutch ancestry
    0.7%
  • American Community Survey number of all persons of English ancestry
    7,531
  • Percentage of all persons of English ancestry
    4.7%
  • American Community Survey number of all persons of French (except Basque) ancestry
    1,922
  • Percentage of all persons of French (except Basque) ancestry
    1.2%
  • American Community Survey number of all persons of French Canadian ancestry
    363
  • Percentage of all persons of French Canadian ancestry
    0.2%
  • American Community Survey number of all persons of German ancestry
    10,435
  • Percentage of all persons of German ancestry
    6.6%
  • American Community Survey number of all persons of Greek ancestry
    334
  • Percentage of all persons of Greek ancestry
    0.2%
  • American Community Survey number of all persons of Hungarian ancestry
    322
  • Percentage of all persons of Hungarian ancestry
    0.2%
  • American Community Survey number of all persons of Irish ancestry
    7,060
  • Percentage of all persons of Irish ancestry
    4.4%
  • American Community Survey number of all persons of Italian ancestry
    3,983
  • Percentage of all persons of Italian ancestry
    2.5%
  • American Community Survey number of all persons of Lithuanian ancestry
    33
  • Percentage of all persons of Lithuanian ancestry
    0.0%
  • American Community Survey number of all persons of Norwegian ancestry
    1,055
  • Percentage of all persons of Norwegian ancestry
    0.7%
  • American Community Survey number of all persons of Polish ancestry
    1,322
  • Percentage of all persons of Polish ancestry
    0.8%
  • American Community Survey number of all persons of Portuguese ancestry
    233
  • Percentage of all persons of Portuguese ancestry
    0.1%
  • American Community Survey number of all persons of Russian ancestry
    369
  • Percentage of all persons of Russian ancestry
    0.2%
  • American Community Survey number of all persons of Scotch-Irish ancestry
    525
  • Percentage of all persons of Scotch-Irish ancestry
    0.3%
  • American Community Survey number of all persons of Scottish ancestry
    2,047
  • Percentage of all persons of Scottish ancestry
    1.3%
  • American Community Survey number of all persons of Slovak ancestry
    61
  • Percentage of all persons of Slovak ancestry
    0.0%
  • American Community Survey number of all persons of Sub-Saharan African ancestry
    1,765
  • Percentage of all persons of Sub-Saharan African ancestry
    1.1%
  • American Community Survey number of all persons of Swedish ancestry
    745
  • Percentage of all persons of Swedish ancestry
    0.5%
  • American Community Survey number of all persons of Swiss ancestry
    240
  • Percentage of all persons of Swiss ancestry
    0.2%
  • American Community Survey number of all persons of Ukrainian ancestry
    82
  • Percentage of all persons of Ukrainian ancestry
    0.1%
  • American Community Survey number of all persons of Welsh ancestry
    473
  • Percentage of all persons of Welsh ancestry
    0.3%
  • American Community Survey number of all persons of West Indian (excluding Hispanic origin groups) ancestry
    687
  • Percentage of all persons of West Indian (excluding Hispanic origin groups) ancestry
    0.4%


Explanation of Symbols
(N) is displayed in columns when the area surveyed can not be shown due to the number of cases sampled being too few.
(-) is displayed in columns when the median is at the lowest interval of an open ended distribution.

Note: The numbers and percentages provided are estimates only and contain a margin of error. All estimates are collected from the census bureau, the margin of error can be viewed by referring to American Community Survey's tables and charts.