Welcome to Lancaster ...
Note #1: While our information shows that the community of Lancaster is historic,<1> we want to be sure that it has a presence on our Gazetteer. As we gather information about Lancaster, we'll be sure to add our findings.
Lancaster would have been located within present day Marion County
While the community is gone, the present day location for Lancaster is 570 feet [174 m] above sea level.<2>.
Time Zone: The area where Lancaster was located is in the Eastern Time Zone (EST/EDT) and observes daylight saving time
Note: If you travel west from Lancaster (for example, toward Phenix City (AL)), you will leave Eastern Time and cross into the Central Time Zone (CST/CDT).
The location where Lancaster once stood is in the (229) area code.
We know of 30 communities that are also named Lancaster. Our Tidbits & Trivia Page for Lancaster contains a list of those communities.