City, town and village /Country England / Non-metropolitan county Lancashire / Lancaster

Information on the city of Lancaster

The city of Lancaster is located in the state of England. Its area, population and other key information are listed below.
For all your administrative procedures, you can go to the Lancaster City Hall at the address and schedules indicated on this page or contact the City Hall’s Customer Service by phone or by email depending on your preference or on the service's availability.

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Municipality reviews4.7 / 5 for Lancaster by City, town and village the 10 May 2021

Lancaster’s Administration

Address of Lancaster civic centreLancasterCivic centre Lancaster
Town Hall Dalton Square

Lancaster LA1 1PJ
United Kingdom

Work+44 0152458200
civic centre phone number0152458200
International: +44 0152458200
civic centre fax numberNot available
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Lancaster ENG official websitelancaster.gov.uk
Monday to Friday 9.00 am to 5.00 pm (general enquiries)
Lancaster mayor

Demographics of Lancaster

Name of Lancaster’s inhabitants (demonym)Not available
DateCurrent valueClassed by Region/Country
Number of inhabitants133 914 population102 / 80
Population density in Lancaster602,3 pop/sq mi (232,5 pop/km²)

Lancaster's administrative numbers

Lancaster's city postcodeLA1 1PJ

Information on the city of Lancaster

Cities twinned with Lancaster
Denmark AalborgFrance PerpignanGermany Rendsburg
Netherlands AlmerePoland LublinSweden Växjö
Natural parksLancaster isn't part of a natural park

Transportation modes in Lancaster

Airport
Barrow/Walney Island Airport 31.1 km
Blackpool Airport 34.1 km
Leeds Bradford Airport 77.4 km

Lancaster's territory

Lancaster's area222,34 sq mi (575,86 km²)
Lancaster's altitude82 Altitude feet
Geographical coordinatesLatitude: 54.047
Longitude: -2.801
Latitude: 54° 2' 49'' North
Longitude: 2° 48' 4'' West
Time zone
UTC +0:00 (Europe/London)
Summer time : UTC +1:00
Winter time : UTC +0:00
Local time

Lancaster’s neighbouring towns

Lancaster neighbouring towns
MorecambeMorecambeBolton-le-Sands
OvertonNeighbouring townsScotforth
OvertonScotforthScotforth
Lancaster neighbouring towns
Scotforth 2.5 kmQuernmore 3.7 kmEllel 5.5 km
Overton 5.8 kmMorecambe 5.8 kmBolton-le-Sands 6.5 km
Middleton 6.7 kmHeysham 6.7 kmNether Kellet 6.9 km
Carnforth 8.6 kmOver Kellet 8.6 kmClaughton 9.5 km
Cockerham 9.7 kmForton 10.5 kmWarton 10.7 km
Gressingham 12 kmBorwick 12.3 kmPriest Hutton 12.7 km
Yealand Conyers 12.7 kmSilverdale 13.6 kmYealand Redmayne 13.7 km

Distance between Lancaster and other main cities

London : 335 kmBirmingham : 184 kmLeeds : 87 km
Glasgow : 222 kmSheffield : 115 kmBradford : 74 km
Manchester : 75 kmEdinburgh : 213 kmLiverpool : 73 km
Bristol : 289 kmCardiff : 287 kmWakefield : 95 km
Coventry : 202 kmWigan : 58 km closestDudley : 177 km

Hotel offers in Lancaster

Other information on the city of Lancaster

Nuclear power plantHeysham nuclear power station 7 km