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Lancaster, county, northern South Carolina, U.S. It is bounded by the Catawba River and its Wateree Lake extension to the west, the Lynches River to the east, and North Carolina to the north. The county lies in hilly piedmont terrain, much of which is covered in hardwood and pine forests. Andrew Jackson State Park is in the narrow northern section, near North Carolina.

In 2019, Lancaster County, SC had a population of 92.3k people with a median age of 42.1 and a median household income of $58,849. Between 2018 and 2019 the population of Lancaster County, SC grew from 89,546 to 92,308, a 3.08% increase and its median household income grew from $55,223 to $58,849, a 6.57% increase.

97.2% of the residents in Lancaster County, SC are U.S. citizens.

The largest universities in Lancaster County, SC are University of South Carolina-Lancaster (137 degrees awarded in 2019).

In 2019, the median property value in Lancaster County, SC was $199,800, and the homeownership rate was 79.7%. Most people in Lancaster County, SC drove alone to work, and the average commute time was 28.6 minutes. The average car ownership in Lancaster County, SC was 2 cars per household.

Lancaster County, SC borders Mecklenburg County, NC, Union County, NC, Chester County, SC, Chesterfield County, SC, Fairfield County, SC, Kershaw County, SC, and York County, SC.

Lancaster County Statistics

92,308

Population

$199,800

MEDIAN PROPERTY VALUE

$58,849

MEDIAN HOUSEHOLD INCOME

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