Lancaster, TX Real Estate

According to census data in the year 2000 there were 9,615 housing units in Lancaster. This represents a 13.8% growth from 8,446 in 1990.

Of those housing units, 8,753 were located in either urbanized areas or urban clusters, and 862 were located in what is classified as a rural area.

Homeownership rate in Lancaster is about 65.9%. Lancaster's vacancy rate, including seasonal lodging, is about 4.3%. Average household size is 2.76 people.

The majority of houses, apartments or condos in Lancaster were built after 1979.


Housing Size

Housing Units by Size
Studio Type1.90%
One Bedroom10.60%
Two Bedrooms26.70%
Three Bedrooms48.60%
Four Bedrooms11.10%
Five Bedrooms or more1.10%
As % of Housing Units

Owned Homes, Apartments and Condos

Average Household Size2.96
Median year structure was built1978
Median Value of occupied units$76,100
Median Price asked for vacant units$63,600

Rented Homes, Apartments and Condos

Average Household Size2.36
Median year structure was built1981
Median Monthly Rent asked for vacant units$604

Owners Finance Status

Housing Finance
Second Mortgage & Equity Loan0%
Second Mortgage2%
Home Equity Loan3.40%
Simple Mortgage67.30%
Debt Free27.30%
As % of Housing Units
Median part of Monthly Household Income dedicated to covering home ownership costs19.8%