Lancaster, Texas






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A Taste of Lancaster, Texas

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DID YOU KNOW THESE FACTS ABOUT LANCASTER?

  1. Lancaster is a city in Dallas County, Texas, United States. The population was 37,346 at the 2010 census.

  2. Lancaster is the 2nd largest African American-majority city in Texas.

  3. Founded in 1852 and incorporated in May 1866, Lancaster was one of the first incorporated communities in Dallas County. "Honest A" Bledsoe is said to have surveyed and staked off the town on the 430-acre Rawlins survey, modeling it after his hometown of Lancaster, Kentucky. The city plan features a traffic circle in the center of a town square, with streets entering from the middle of each side.

  4. The median income for a household in the city was $43,773, and the median income for a family was $48,498.

Radio Stations
KEOM 88.5 FM Mesquite, TX Oldies
KNON 89.3 FM Dallas, TX Variety
KCBI 90.9 FM Dallas, TX Christian Contemporary
KLIF 93.3 FM Haltom City, TX Top-40
KBFB 97.9 FM Dallas, TX Hip Hop
KKDA 104.5 FM Dallas, TX Hip Hop
KHKS 106.1 FM Denton, TX Top-40
KKDA 730 AM Grand Prairie, TX Urban Contemporary
KHVN 970 AM Fort Worth, TX Gospel Music
KGGR 1040 AM Dallas, TX Gospel Music
KRLD 1080 AM Dallas, TX News
KKGM 1630 AM Fort Worth, TX Gospel Music

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Demographics of Lancaster, Texas

By Race

White

Black

Native American

Asian

Hispanic

Total Population

37.63%

53.00%

0.49%

0.39%

11.59%

Because Hispanics could be counted in other races, the totals above could possibly be more than 100%. If you would like a detailed listing of all ethnic groups in the U.S., please Click Here.

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Businesses in Lancaster, Texas


A small percentage of the businesses listed on BlackCityInfo.com may not necessarily be black owned and operated but have received favorable reviews from users who have visited the establishment, or from the owners themselves who warmly seek out African American patronage.


BEAUTY CARE - HAIR SALONS - MULTICULTURAL

  1. Badd Boyz Hair Salon -  Category: Hair Salons -   200 West Park Place Drive, Lancaster, TX 75134 (972) 227-1474

  2. Braids Weaves & CUTZ -  Category: Hair Salons -   508 East Pleasant Run Road, Lancaster, TX 75146 (972) 218-0700

  3. Deep in the Roots Hair Salon -  Category: Black Hair Salons -   374 W. Pleasant Run Rd., Lancaster, TX 75146 (972) 227-7735  - (visit website)


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BLACK BUSINESSES - SERVICES - VENDORS ETC.

  1. GSW Black Chamber of Commerce Greater Southwest Black Chamber of Commerce -  350 W Pleasant Run Rd  (214) 774-2881   gswbcc@yahoo.com

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DINING - CATERING - BBQ - SOUL FOOD

  1. Hickory House -  Category: BBQ -  906 N Dallas Ave., Lancaster, TX 75146 (972) 227-7322 - (reviews)

  2. Mike's Catfish -  Category: Seafood -  1450 W Pleasant Run Rd # 172, Lancaster, TX 75146-1392 (972) 227-2416

  3. Mimi's Fish & Chicken -  Category: Seafood/Chicken -   1450 W Pleasant Run Rd, Lancaster, TX 75146

  4. Tigers BBQ -  Category: BBQ -   2555 N Dallas Ave, Lancaster, TX 75134 (972) 227-7977

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CITY VIDEO CONNECTION


The Lancaster High School band from Lancaster, TX marches in the Grambling Homecoming Parade, October 22, 2011

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CHURCHES



  1. Charity Rest Church of God in Christ -  334 W Pleasant Run Rd, Lancaster, TX 75146 (972) 218-7960

  2. Refreshing Springs Cogic -  1308 Rodgers Avenue, Lancaster, TX 75134-3109 (972) 218-6732  - (visit website)

  3. Rice Chapel A M E Church -  2919 Valley Circle, Lancaster, TX 75134-2069 (972) 227-6776

  4. Temple of Truth Church of God In Christ -  914 N Lancaster Hutchins Rd., Lancaster, TX 75146 (972) 227-3988

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ANNUAL EVENTS



  1. Juneteenth Celebration
    (June)   - (visit website)

    Held in Lancaster, Texas


  2. Lancaster's Got Talent
    (February )   - (visit website)

    Held in Lancaster, Texas


  3. Martin Luther King Jr. Parade and Battle of the Bands
    (January )   - (visit website)

    Held in Lancaster, Texas


  4. MusicFest and Arbor Day Festivities
    (May)   - (visit website)

    Held in Lancaster, Texas


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