Lincoln County, Colorado Population 2018

Lincoln County, Colorado's estimated population is 5,546 with a growth rate of 0.56% in the past year according to the most recent United States census data. Lincoln County, Colorado is the 50th largest county in Colorado.

Year Population Growth Growth Rate
20175,546310.56%
20165,515-47-0.85%
20165,562140.25%
20155,548410.74%
20145,507711.31%
20135,436-5-0.09%
20125,441240.44%
20115,417-56-1.02%
20105,47394420.84%
19904,529-134-2.87%
19804,663-173-3.58%
19704,836-474-8.93%
19605,310-599-10.14%
19505,909270.46%
19405,882-1,968-25.07%
19307,850-423-5.11%
19208,2732,35639.82%
19105,9174,991538.98%
190092623734.40%
18906890.00%

Lincoln County, Colorado Population Growth

Population Data via

Population by Race

Race Population
White4,811
Black or African American468
Two or More Races100
American Indian and Alaska Native80
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander23
Some Other Race21
Asian12

Race Data via US Census (2016 ACS 5-Year Survey)

Lincoln County, Colorado Population Pyramid 2018

0%2%4%6%8%10%12% Male Population0%2%4%6%8%10%12% Female Population80757065605550454035302520151050

Data via US Census (2016 ACS 5-Year Survey): Table S0101

Lincoln County, Colorado Median Age

37.5


Total

35.6


Male

47.3


Female

Lincoln County, Colorado Adults

There are 4,423 adults, (954 of which are seniors) in Lincoln County, Colorado.

Lincoln County, Colorado Age Dependency

59

Age Dependency Ratio

27.5

Old Age Dependency Ratio

31.5

Child Dependency Ratio

Lincoln County, Colorado Sex Ratio

Female

2,055

37.26%

Male

3,460

62.74%

Lincoln County, Colorado Households and Families

Lincoln County, Colorado Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

Lincoln County, Colorado Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married79.5%20.5%
All69.8%30.2%
Non Family62.1%37.9%
Female54.3%45.7%
Male44.4%55.6%

69.8%

Rate of Home Ownership

Lincoln County, Colorado Households by Type

Type Count Average Size Owned
All1,5022.3469.8
Married7813.0279.5
Non Family5011.162.1
Female1842.5354.3
Male364.0344.4

2.93

Average Family Size

2.34

Average Household Size

5.1%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0.3%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

Lincoln County, Colorado Households

Lincoln County, Colorado Education

Lincoln County, Colorado Educational Attainment by Sex (over 25)

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade2696.59%
9th to 12th Grade3348.19%
High School Graduate2,02949.74%
Some College67016.43%
Associates Degree2195.37%
Bachelors Degree41510.17%
Graduate Degree1433.51%

Lincoln County, Colorado Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
White2,6452,419539
Hispanic86462312
Black419318
Multiple Races84604
Native American6930
Islander2323
Asian1083
Other Race75

The highest rate of high school graduation is among islander people with a rate of 100.00%.

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among islander people with a rate of 30.00%.

Lincoln County, Colorado Earnings by Educational Attainment

Name Average Male Female
Overall$28,203$36,750$23,415
Less Than High School$14,886$$16,250
High School Grad$23,068$35,179$14,917
Some College$26,522$32,105$23,229
Bachelors Degree$36,111$51,111$31,875
Graduate Degree$44,250$46,250$39,167

$28,203

Average Earnings

$36,750

Average Male

$23,415

Average Female

Lincoln County, Colorado Language

Lincoln County, Colorado Language by Age

Lincoln County, Colorado Language

91.32% of Lincoln County, Colorado residents speak only English, while 8.68% speak other languages. The largest non-English language is Spanish, which is spoken by 6.99% of the population.

Lincoln County, Colorado Poverty

Lincoln County, Colorado Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White3,12749915.96%
Hispanic2756322.91%
Islander231669.57%
Native13861.54%
Multiple47510.64%
Black20315.00%
Other19210.53%
Asian12216.67%

17.01%

Overall Poverty Rate

15.57%

Male Poverty Rate

18.07%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Lincoln County, Colorado

The race most likely to be in poverty in Lincoln County, Colorado is Islander, with 69.57% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Lincoln County, Colorado is Other, with 10.53% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 5.38%. Among those working part-time, it was 24.86%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 22.39%.

Lincoln County, Colorado Poverty Rate by Education

Name Poverty
Less Than High School22.07%
High School17.17%
Some College15.28%
Bachelors or Greater8.27%

Lincoln County, Colorado Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Name Poverty
Female Unemployed57.14%
Male Unemployed56.00%
Female Employed12.88%
Male Employed9.27%

Lincoln County, Colorado Income

Lincoln County, Colorado Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$40,438$55,731
Families$51,607$66,576
Married Families$58,854$
Non Families$23,482$33,614

Lincoln County, Colorado Marital Status

Lincoln County, Colorado Marital Status

Marriage Rates

45.5%

Overall Marriage Rate

38.4%

Male Marriage Rate

58.6%

Female Marriage Rate

Lincoln County, Colorado Married by Age and Sex

Lincoln County, Colorado Marriage

The age group where males are most likely to be married is 55To64, while the female age group most likely to be married is 55To64.

Lincoln County, Colorado Marital Status by Race

Lincoln County, Colorado Veterans

Lincoln County, Colorado Veterans by War

410

Number of Veterans

399

Male Veterans

11

Female Veterans

Name Veterans
Vietnam179
First Gulf War58
Korea54
World War II20
Second Gulf War11

Lincoln County, Colorado Veterans by Age

Name Veterans
75+111
65 to 74111
35 to 5499
55 to 6483
18 to 346

Lincoln County, Colorado Veterans by Race

Name Veterans % of Total
White3549.42%
Hispanic504.91%
Black449.59%
2 or More66.98%
Asian325.00%
Indian34.05%

Lincoln County, Colorado Veterans by Education

11.07%

Veteran Poverty Rate

43.08%

Veteran Disability Rate

Lincoln County, Colorado Employment Status

Lincoln County, Colorado Employment by Age

31.2%

Labor Force Participation

29.9%

Employment Rate

4.2%

Unemployment Rate

Lincoln County, Colorado Employment by Race

Lincoln County, Colorado Employment by Education

Population of Cities in Lincoln County, Colorado

City 2010 Census 2016 Estimated Growth Growth Rate
Limon18821955733.88%
Hugo730745152.05%
Arriba19320184.15%
Genoa13914785.76%
Data Sources
  1. US Census City/Town Population estimates - Most recent state estimates from the Census Bureau's Population Estimates Program
  2. Population of States and Counties of the United States: 1790 - 1990