Ephrata is located in southeast Pennsylvania. Ephrata is part of Lancaster County. Ephrata has 3.42 square miles of land area and 0.04 square miles of water area. As of 2010-2014, the total Ephrata population is 13,529, which has grown 2.39% since 2000. The population growth rate is lower than the state average rate of 3.89% and is much lower than the national average rate of 11.61%. Ephrata median household income is $50,417 in 2010-2014 and has grown by 21.34% since 2000. The income growth rate is much lower than the state average rate of 32.44% and is lower than the national average rate of 27.36%. Ephrata median house value is $153,400 in 2010-2014 and has grown by 54.79% since 2000. The house value growth rate is lower than the state average rate of 70.00% and is higher than the national average rate of 46.91%. As a reference, the national Consumer Price Index (CPI) inflation rate for the same period is 26.63%. On average, the public school district that covers Ephrata is better than the state average in quality. The Ephrata area code is 717.