Lincoln County, Missouri Population 2018

Lincoln County, Missouri's estimated population is 56,183 with a growth rate of 3.49% in the past year according to the most recent United States census data. Lincoln County, Missouri is the 19th largest county in Missouri.

Year Population Growth Growth Rate
201756,1831,8973.49%
201654,286-900-1.63%
201655,1865751.05%
201554,6114040.75%
201454,2073950.73%
201353,8125270.99%
201253,2852200.41%
201153,0653690.70%
201052,69623,80482.39%
199028,8926,69930.19%
198022,1934,15223.01%
197018,0413,25822.04%
196014,7831,3059.68%
195013,478-917-6.37%
194014,3954663.35%
193013,929-2,027-12.70%
192015,956-1,077-6.32%
191017,033-1,319-7.19%
190018,35260.03%
189018,3469205.28%
188017,4261,4669.19%
187015,9601,75012.32%
186014,2104,78950.83%
18509,4211,97226.47%
18407,4493,39083.52%
18304,0592,397144.22%
18201,6620.00%

Lincoln County, Missouri Population Growth

Population Data via

Population by Race

Race Population
White51,519
Black or African American977
Two or More Races942
Some Other Race356
Asian245
American Indian and Alaska Native185
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander62

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

Lincoln County, Missouri Population Pyramid 2018

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

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

Lincoln County, Missouri Median Age

36.7


Total

35.9


Male

37.5


Female

Lincoln County, Missouri Adults

There are 40,009 adults, (6,677 of which are seniors) in Lincoln County, Missouri.

Lincoln County, Missouri Age Dependency

62.9

Age Dependency Ratio

20

Old Age Dependency Ratio

42.9

Child Dependency Ratio

Lincoln County, Missouri Sex Ratio

Female

27,108

49.94%

Male

27,178

50.06%

Lincoln County, Missouri Households and Families

Lincoln County, Missouri Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

Lincoln County, Missouri Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married87.9%12.1%
All76.5%23.5%
Non Family67.5%32.5%
Male62.5%37.5%
Female50.5%49.5%

76.5%

Rate of Home Ownership

Lincoln County, Missouri Households by Type

Type Count Average Size Owned
All18,4152.9176.5
Married10,2213.4187.9
Non Family4,9201.2767.5
Female2,2063.8950.5
Male1,0683.6362.5

3.39

Average Family Size

2.91

Average Household Size

7.3%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0.1%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

Lincoln County, Missouri Households

Lincoln County, Missouri Education

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

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade1,1173.16%
9th to 12th Grade3,3959.61%
High School Graduate14,98742.43%
Some College7,27820.60%
Associates Degree3,1738.98%
Bachelors Degree3,62510.26%
Graduate Degree1,7494.95%

Lincoln County, Missouri Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
White33,68429,5315,130
Hispanic57337387
Black43331879
Multiple Races35432254
Other Race18910236
Asian17416537
Native American13011728
Islander3327

The highest rate of high school graduation is among asian people with a rate of 94.83%.

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among asian people with a rate of 21.54%.

Lincoln County, Missouri Earnings by Educational Attainment

Name Average Male Female
Overall$33,325$42,753$26,056
Less Than High School$22,727$26,645$15,152
High School Grad$31,885$42,508$21,877
Some College$35,388$45,233$28,857
Bachelors Degree$41,141$55,441$34,811
Graduate Degree$54,803$69,286$49,893

$33,325

Average Earnings

$42,753

Average Male

$26,056

Average Female

Lincoln County, Missouri Language

Lincoln County, Missouri Language by Age

Lincoln County, Missouri Language

98.01% of Lincoln County, Missouri residents speak only English, while 1.99% speak other languages. The largest non-English language is Spanish, which is spoken by 1.20% of the population.

Lincoln County, Missouri Poverty

Lincoln County, Missouri Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White50,0496,48412.96%
Black91732235.11%
Multiple93522023.53%
Hispanic1,20219816.47%
Asian24114359.34%
Other3566117.13%
Islander623556.45%

13.76%

Overall Poverty Rate

11.96%

Male Poverty Rate

15.55%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Lincoln County, Missouri

The race most likely to be in poverty in Lincoln County, Missouri is Asian, with 59.34% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Lincoln County, Missouri is White, with 12.96% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 2.98%. Among those working part-time, it was 12.83%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 22.32%.

Lincoln County, Missouri Poverty Rate by Education

Name Poverty
Less Than High School28.05%
High School10.76%
Some College9.19%
Bachelors or Greater4.22%

Lincoln County, Missouri Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Name Poverty
Female Unemployed44.47%
Male Unemployed27.75%
Female Employed6.71%
Male Employed4.10%

Lincoln County, Missouri Income

Lincoln County, Missouri Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$55,249$64,045
Families$62,605$71,010
Married Families$72,818$80,762
Non Families$31,281$38,855

Lincoln County, Missouri Marital Status

Lincoln County, Missouri Marital Status

Marriage Rates

52.0%

Overall Marriage Rate

52.2%

Male Marriage Rate

51.7%

Female Marriage Rate

Lincoln County, Missouri Married by Age and Sex

Lincoln County, Missouri 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 45To54.

Lincoln County, Missouri Marital Status by Race

Lincoln County, Missouri Veterans

Lincoln County, Missouri Veterans by War

3,811

Number of Veterans

3,600

Male Veterans

211

Female Veterans

Name Veterans
Vietnam1,325
First Gulf War658
Second Gulf War439
Korea302
World War II106

Lincoln County, Missouri Veterans by Age

Name Veterans
35 to 541,061
55 to 64958
65 to 74873
75+665
18 to 34254

Lincoln County, Missouri Veterans by Race

Name Veterans % of Total
White3,7009.70%
Black8212.08%
Hispanic507.41%
Indian158.88%
2 or More142.72%

Lincoln County, Missouri Veterans by Education

4.87%

Veteran Poverty Rate

26.28%

Veteran Disability Rate

Lincoln County, Missouri Employment Status

Lincoln County, Missouri Employment by Age

63.1%

Labor Force Participation

57.9%

Employment Rate

8.1%

Unemployment Rate

Lincoln County, Missouri Employment by Race

Lincoln County, Missouri Employment by Education

Population of Cities in Lincoln County, Missouri

City 2010 Census 2016 Estimated Growth Growth Rate
Troy1059311862126911.98%
Moscow Mills245826001425.78%
Elsberry19341993593.05%
Winfield14041437332.35%
Hawk Point669684152.24%
Silex1872859852.41%
Old Monroe265284197.17%
Foley16116874.35%
Fountain N' Lakes16516500.00%
Chain of Rocks939744.30%
Truxton919544.40%
Whiteside757834.00%
Cave5500.00%
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