Lincoln Parish, Louisiana Population 2018

Lincoln Parish, Louisiana's estimated population is 47,744 with a growth rate of 0.56% in the past year according to the most recent United States census data. Lincoln Parish, Louisiana is the 24th largest county in Louisiana.

Year Population Growth Growth Rate
201747,7442640.56%
201647,480-167-0.35%
201647,647130.03%
201547,6342920.62%
201447,342290.06%
201347,3132230.47%
201247,090370.08%
201147,0531950.42%
201046,8585,11312.25%
199041,7451,9824.98%
198039,7635,96317.64%
197033,8005,26518.45%
196028,5352,75310.68%
195025,7829924.00%
194024,7901,9688.62%
193022,8225,86034.55%
192016,962-1,523-8.24%
191018,4852,58716.27%
190015,8981,1457.76%
189014,7533,67833.21%
188011,0750.00%

Lincoln Parish, Louisiana Population Growth

Population Data via

Population by Race

Race Population
White25,626
Black or African American19,378
Asian844
Some Other Race786
Two or More Races780
American Indian and Alaska Native66

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

Lincoln Parish, Louisiana Population Pyramid 2018

0%5%10%15%20% Male Population0%5%10%15%20% Female Population80757065605550454035302520151050

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

Lincoln Parish, Louisiana Median Age

27.4


Total

25.9


Male

28.9


Female

Lincoln Parish, Louisiana Adults

There are 37,889 adults, (5,840 of which are seniors) in Lincoln Parish, Louisiana.

Lincoln Parish, Louisiana Age Dependency

48.1

Age Dependency Ratio

18.2

Old Age Dependency Ratio

29.9

Child Dependency Ratio

Lincoln Parish, Louisiana Sex Ratio

Female

24,346

51.28%

Male

23,134

48.72%

Lincoln Parish, Louisiana Households and Families

Lincoln Parish, Louisiana Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

Lincoln Parish, Louisiana Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married81.2%18.8%
All54.1%45.9%
Non Family37.6%62.4%
Male37%63%
Female35.7%64.3%

54.1%

Rate of Home Ownership

Lincoln Parish, Louisiana Households by Type

Type Count Average Size Owned
All17,1442.5854.1
Non Family6,8091.6337.6
Married6,6083.1781.2
Female2,8073.3535.7
Male9202.9337

3.1

Average Family Size

2.58

Average Household Size

8.4%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0.2%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

Lincoln Parish, Louisiana Households

Lincoln Parish, Louisiana Education

Lincoln Parish, Louisiana Educational Attainment by Sex (over 25)

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade9323.65%
9th to 12th Grade2,2608.86%
High School Graduate7,02527.55%
Some College4,83418.96%
Associates Degree1,4315.61%
Bachelors Degree5,19120.36%
Graduate Degree3,82715.01%

Lincoln Parish, Louisiana Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
White15,21914,2376,548
Black9,0787,2502,096
Hispanic59230860
Other Race41521682
Asian327297188
Multiple Races22216048
Native American413516

The highest rate of high school graduation is among white people with a rate of 93.55%.

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among white people with a rate of 57.49%.

Lincoln Parish, Louisiana Earnings by Educational Attainment

Name Average Male Female
Overall$31,991$40,942$25,439
Less Than High School$13,366$12,434$13,430
High School Grad$27,305$40,065$18,024
Some College$24,108$31,094$20,948
Bachelors Degree$39,190$50,068$36,115
Graduate Degree$52,613$71,951$40,744

$31,991

Average Earnings

$40,942

Average Male

$25,439

Average Female

Lincoln Parish, Louisiana Language

Lincoln Parish, Louisiana Language by Age

Lincoln Parish, Louisiana Language

95.13% of Lincoln Parish, Louisiana residents speak only English, while 4.87% speak other languages. The largest non-English language is Spanish, which is spoken by 2.05% of the population.

Lincoln Parish, Louisiana Poverty

Lincoln Parish, Louisiana Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
Black17,8038,36546.99%
White23,7814,31918.16%
Hispanic1,22764252.32%
Multiple75242957.05%
Asian74335848.18%
Other76525333.07%
Native472348.94%

31.50%

Overall Poverty Rate

29.64%

Male Poverty Rate

33.23%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Lincoln Parish, Louisiana

The race most likely to be in poverty in Lincoln Parish, Louisiana is Multiple, with 57.05% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Lincoln Parish, Louisiana is White, with 18.16% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 10.97%. Among those working part-time, it was 45.61%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 40.11%.

Lincoln Parish, Louisiana Poverty Rate by Education

Name Poverty
Less Than High School44.50%
Some College23.03%
High School22.00%
Bachelors or Greater6.01%

Lincoln Parish, Louisiana Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Name Poverty
Female Unemployed64.76%
Male Unemployed57.12%
Female Employed27.78%
Male Employed19.11%

Lincoln Parish, Louisiana Income

Lincoln Parish, Louisiana Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$34,527$56,491
Families$53,791$73,580
Married Families$78,033$
Non Families$18,968$29,007

Lincoln Parish, Louisiana Marital Status

Lincoln Parish, Louisiana Marital Status

Marriage Rates

35.9%

Overall Marriage Rate

36.3%

Male Marriage Rate

35.5%

Female Marriage Rate

Lincoln Parish, Louisiana Married by Age and Sex

Lincoln Parish, Louisiana Marriage

The age group where males are most likely to be married is Over65, while the female age group most likely to be married is 45To54.

Lincoln Parish, Louisiana Marital Status by Race

Lincoln Parish, Louisiana Veterans

Lincoln Parish, Louisiana Veterans by War

2,454

Number of Veterans

2,278

Male Veterans

176

Female Veterans

Name Veterans
Vietnam811
First Gulf War487
Second Gulf War376
Korea165
World War II156

Lincoln Parish, Louisiana Veterans by Age

Name Veterans
75+557
35 to 54545
65 to 74542
55 to 64528
18 to 34282

Lincoln Parish, Louisiana Veterans by Race

Name Veterans % of Total
White1,7308.32%
Black6734.43%
Asian314.32%
2 or More142.77%
Other61.00%
Hispanic50.55%

Lincoln Parish, Louisiana Veterans by Education

12.45%

Veteran Poverty Rate

29.46%

Veteran Disability Rate

Lincoln Parish, Louisiana Employment Status

Lincoln Parish, Louisiana Employment by Age

60%

Labor Force Participation

53.7%

Employment Rate

10.4%

Unemployment Rate

Lincoln Parish, Louisiana Employment by Race

Lincoln Parish, Louisiana Employment by Education

Population of Cities in Lincoln Parish, Louisiana

City 2010 Census 2016 Estimated Growth Growth Rate
Ruston21907223704632.11%
Grambling494952172685.42%
Choudrant84597312815.15%
Dubach96196650.52%
Simsboro84184650.59%
Vienna38638710.26%
Downsville 141138-3-2.13%
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