Lancaster Real Estate Market Overview

Could Lancaster, CA be your next home? Kick-start your search with Trulia’s real estate guide and home search. With interactive maps and charts, Trulia provides a comprehensive overview of market trends, schools, demographics, and lifestyle data to help you learn all about Lancaster. Not sure which neighborhood is for you? Check out our Nearby Places section below to explore popular cities near Lancaster such as Pa...lmdale and Quartz Hill. When you’re ready, Trulia has 442 resale and new homes in Lancaster lined up for you, including 9 open houses, and 449 homes in the pre-foreclosure, auction, or bank-owned stages of the foreclosure process. View more

$215,000

Median Sales Price

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$122

Price Per Sqft

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$1,595

Median Rent Per Month

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Housing Market Trends

Market trends help you understand the movement of key price indicators. Trends in Lancaster show a 8% year-over-year rise in median sales price and a 1% rise in median rent per month.

Median Sales Price
The median sales price for homes in Lancaster for Feb 19 to May 18 was $215,000 based on 549 home sales.
Price Per Square Ft.
Average price per square foot for Lancaster was $122, an increase of 9% compared to the same period last year.
Median Rent Per Month
The median rent per month for apartments in Lancaster for Apr 20 to May 20 was $1,595.

Crime

Most frequent crimes in the past year

Knowing more about crime activity in Lancaster can help keep you aware of crime in the area. Crime activity is most helpful when comparing two locations to understand the relative safety of each location.

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2,416

Counts of Theft

1,209

Counts of Burglary

574

Counts of Assault


Best Schools in Lancaster

There are 40 schools in Lancaster.

Elementary Schools
7

Del Sur Sr Elementary School

Public, K - 8

6

Quartz Hill Elementary School

Public, K - 6

5

Sundown Elementary School

Public, K - 6

Middle Schools
7

Del Sur Sr Elementary School

Public, K - 8

6

Joe Walker Middle School

Public, 7 - 8

5

Amargosa Creek Middle School

Public, 6 - 8

High Schools
10

Soar High (Students On Academic Rise) School

Public, 9 - 12

5

Lancaster High School

Public, 9 - 12

3

Eastside High School

Public, 9 - 12


Demographics

Get to know your neighbors in Lancaster by reviewing our census driven map. Get insights into median age, how many people are married, and percentage of people with a college degree.

Single residents
23%
Single residents
Home owners
68%
Home owners
Median age
33
Median age
Household income
$49,083
Median household income
College educated
23%
College educated

Commute

Most people in Lancaster commute by car. Learn how neighbors in this area get to work so you can consider how you might commute if you lived here, too.

Commute Type
98% commute by car
0% commute by bike
1% commute by public transportation
0% commute by foot

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