Lincoln County, Idaho Population 2018

Lincoln County, Idaho's estimated population is 5,318 with a growth rate of 0.49% in the past year according to the most recent United States census data. Lincoln County, Idaho is the 37th largest county in Idaho.

Year Population Growth Growth Rate
20175,318260.49%
20165,292250.47%
20165,267-16-0.30%
20155,283-27-0.51%
20145,31080.15%
20135,302500.95%
20125,2521212.36%
20115,131-75-1.44%
20105,2061,89857.38%
19903,308-128-3.73%
19803,43637912.40%
19703,057-629-17.06%
19603,686-570-13.39%
19504,256260.61%
19404,23098830.48%
19303,242-204-5.92%
19203,446-9,230-72.81%
191012,67610,892610.54%
19001,7840.00%

Lincoln County, Idaho Population Growth

Population Data via

Population by Race

Race Population
White4,786
Some Other Race331
American Indian and Alaska Native97
Two or More Races69
Asian9

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

Lincoln County, Idaho 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, Idaho Median Age

33.8


Total

33.4


Male

34


Female

Lincoln County, Idaho Adults

There are 3,630 adults, (667 of which are seniors) in Lincoln County, Idaho.

Lincoln County, Idaho Age Dependency

78.4

Age Dependency Ratio

22.4

Old Age Dependency Ratio

55.9

Child Dependency Ratio

Lincoln County, Idaho Sex Ratio

Female

2,600

49.13%

Male

2,692

50.87%

Lincoln County, Idaho Households and Families

Lincoln County, Idaho Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

Lincoln County, Idaho Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married74%26%
All69.4%30.6%
Male61.9%38.1%
Non Family61.8%38.2%
Female61.5%38.5%

69.4%

Rate of Home Ownership

Lincoln County, Idaho Households by Type

Type Count Average Size Owned
All1,5963.2969.4
Married9893.9674
Non Family4061.461.8
Female1173.9361.5
Male843.5761.9

3.88

Average Family Size

3.29

Average Household Size

5.6%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0.8%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

Lincoln County, Idaho Households

Lincoln County, Idaho Education

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

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade38111.89%
9th to 12th Grade3109.67%
High School Graduate1,14735.79%
Some College79324.74%
Associates Degree1956.08%
Bachelors Degree2557.96%
Graduate Degree1243.87%

Lincoln County, Idaho Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
White2,3652,114353
Hispanic77233417
Other Race18098
Native American3434
Multiple Races33232
Asian997

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

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among native american people with a rate of 77.78%.

Lincoln County, Idaho Earnings by Educational Attainment

Name Average Male Female
Overall$28,050$35,726$18,769
Less Than High School$23,229$30,031$10,565
High School Grad$29,228$36,365$19,702
Some College$25,850$36,389$20,050
Bachelors Degree$41,750$$35,625
Graduate Degree$$59,286$

$28,050

Average Earnings

$35,726

Average Male

$18,769

Average Female

Lincoln County, Idaho Language

Lincoln County, Idaho Language by Age

Lincoln County, Idaho Language

72.94% of Lincoln County, Idaho residents speak only English, while 27.06% speak other languages. The largest non-English language is Spanish, which is spoken by 26.10% of the population.

Lincoln County, Idaho Poverty

Lincoln County, Idaho Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White3,5413108.75%
Hispanic1,57523214.73%
Native817491.36%
Other331236.95%
Multiple671826.87%
Asian9222.22%

12.02%

Overall Poverty Rate

11.27%

Male Poverty Rate

12.80%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Lincoln County, Idaho

The race most likely to be in poverty in Lincoln County, Idaho is Native, with 91.36% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Lincoln County, Idaho is Other, with 6.95% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 2.22%. Among those working part-time, it was 12.41%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 21.01%.

Lincoln County, Idaho Poverty Rate by Education

Name Poverty
Less Than High School15.24%
Some College10.51%
High School9.63%
Bachelors or Greater0.00%

Lincoln County, Idaho Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Name Poverty
Female Unemployed19.51%
Male Unemployed7.23%
Male Employed5.86%
Female Employed5.28%

Lincoln County, Idaho Income

Lincoln County, Idaho Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$44,500$54,747
Families$52,019$62,033
Married Families$51,888$
Non Families$23,286$31,771

Lincoln County, Idaho Marital Status

Lincoln County, Idaho Marital Status

Marriage Rates

57.0%

Overall Marriage Rate

58.4%

Male Marriage Rate

55.5%

Female Marriage Rate

Lincoln County, Idaho Married by Age and Sex

Lincoln County, Idaho 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, Idaho Marital Status by Race

Lincoln County, Idaho Veterans

Lincoln County, Idaho Veterans by War

340

Number of Veterans

306

Male Veterans

34

Female Veterans

Name Veterans
Vietnam151
Korea43
Second Gulf War38
World War II22
First Gulf War17

Lincoln County, Idaho Veterans by Age

Name Veterans
75+88
65 to 7484
55 to 6483
35 to 5449
18 to 3436

Lincoln County, Idaho Veterans by Race

Name Veterans % of Total
White3259.76%
Indian1544.12%
Hispanic80.85%

Lincoln County, Idaho Veterans by Education

12.94%

Veteran Poverty Rate

46.47%

Veteran Disability Rate

Lincoln County, Idaho Employment Status

Lincoln County, Idaho Employment by Age

65.8%

Labor Force Participation

62.5%

Employment Rate

5%

Unemployment Rate

Lincoln County, Idaho Employment by Race

Lincoln County, Idaho Employment by Education

Population of Cities in Lincoln County, Idaho

City 2010 Census 2016 Estimated Growth Growth Rate
Shoshone14811503221.49%
Richfield47747920.42%
Dietrich33233420.60%
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