|Date Formed||1785||Form of Government||Council-Administrator|
|Land Area (Sq. Mi.)||549||Council Members||7|
|Council of Government||Catawba||Term Length||4 years|
|County Seat||Lancaster||Method of Election||Single Member|
|Other Municipalities||Heath Springs, Kershaw, Van Wyck||Fiscal Year||July 1 - June 30 .|
Below you will find information about the history of Lancaster County.
A Brief History of Lancaster County