Lancaster Chamber of Commerce

 

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To Actively Support, Promote and Attract Business to Better Serve the Greater Lancaster Area. 

You truly can have the best of both worlds - the feel and ambiance of small town America and the amenities of the Metroplex at your fingertips!

LANCASTER ECONOMIC DEVELOPMENT 

Quality of Life

Lancaster is unique in the DFW area.  Middle class workers can own a home on five acres inside the city limits while being minutes away from all the amenities in the City.  Lancaster features unique museums, a high quality recreation center, beautiful parks and trails, and an airport.  You truly can have the best of both worlds - the feel and ambiance of small town America and the amenities of the Metroplex at your fingertips!


Housing Costs – The average new housing costs in Lancaster range from the $120,000-$140,000's and up. The residential housing in the community consists of: single family 75%, multi-family 24% and other 1%. The median household income is $57,542. The average family size is 3.47. The total amount of residential parcels is 12,610 with a total taxable value of $941,779,870. Although, residential permit activity has declined, Lancaster remains an attractive place for young families. Source: North Central Council of Governments, U.S. 2010 Census and Dallas Central appraisal District. 

Logistics oriented sites are available through projects developed by many of the country’s leading industrial developers like ProLogis, IDI. Cousins Properties and KTR Capital Partners and a future 200 acre intermodal freight rail facility planned by BNSF Railroad. The Lancaster Regional Airport rounds out the logistic options of road, rail and air for the transport of goods. Lancaster is poised to meet the logistical needs of any company planning to expand or relocate.