Lancaster is a tiny city located in the state of Missouri. With a population of 714 people and just one neighborhood, Lancaster is the 386th largest community in Missouri. Lancaster has an unusually large stock of pre-World War II architecture, making it one of the older and more historic cities.
Occupations and Workforce
Because occupations involving physical labor dominate the local economy, Lancaster is generally considered to be a blue-collar town. 39.25% of the Lancaster workforce is employed in blue-collar occupations, compared to the national average of 27.7%. Overall, Lancaster is a city of sales and office workers, production and manufacturing workers and construction workers and builders. There are especially a lot of people living in Lancaster who work in sales jobs (18.38%), management occupations (9.03%) and office and administrative support (9.03%).
Setting & Lifestyle
It is a fairly quiet city because there are relatively few of those groups of people who have a tendency to be noisy. (Children, for example, often can't help themselves from being noisy, and being parents ourselves, we know!) Lancaster has relatively few families with children living at home, and is quieter because of it. Renters and college students, for their own reasons, can also be noisy. Lancaster has few renters and college students. But the biggest reason it is quieter in Lancaster than in most places in America, is that there are just simply fewer people living here. If you think trees make good neighbors, Lancaster may be for you.
Lancaster is a small city, and as such doesn't have a public transit system that people use to get to and from their jobs every day.