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  1. Public Schools
    B-
  2. Crime & Safety
    NG
  3. Housing
    B-
  4. Nightlife
    B
  5. Good for Families
    B-
  6. Diversity
    C+
  7. Jobs
    B
  8. Weather
    B-
  9. Cost of Living
    A-
  10. Health & Fitness
    B-
  11. Outdoor Activities
    B+
  12. Commute
    B-
Lancaster Township is located in Illinois with a population of 1,283. Lancaster Township is in Stephenson County. Living in Lancaster Township offers residents a rural feel and most residents own their homes. Many retirees live in Lancaster Township and residents tend to be conservative. The public schools in Lancaster Township are above average.

Real Estate

Median Home Value
$114,400
National
$184,700
Median Rent
$739
National
$949
Area Feel
Rural
Rent vs. Own
  • Rent
    14%
  • Own
    86%
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Crime & Safety

Crime & Safety
NG
Based on violent and property crime rates.
Violent Crimes
  • Calculated annually per 100,000 residents
National
  • Assault
    282.7
  • Murder
    6.1
  • Rape
    40.7
  • Robbery
    135.5
Property Crimes
  • Calculated annually per 100,000 residents
National
  • Burglary
    500.1
  • Theft
    2,042.8
  • Motor Vehicle Theft
    284

Residents

Diversity
C+
Based on ethnic and economic diversity.
Age
  • <10 years
    6%
  • 10-17 years
    7%
  • 18-24 years
    8%
  • 25-34 years
    8%
  • 35-44 years
    10%
  • 45-54 years
    20%
  • 55-64 years
    22%
  • 65+ years
    19%
Education Levels
National
  • Master's degree or higher
    4%
    12%
  • Bachelor's degree
    15%
    19%
  • Some college or associate's degree
    31%
    29%
  • High school diploma or equivalent
    43%
    28%
  • Less than high school diploma
    8%
    13%

Working in Lancaster Township

Jobs
B
Based on employment rates, job and business growth, and cost of living.
Median Household Income
$66,375
National
$55,322
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