Lincoln County, Mississippi Population 2019

Lincoln County, Mississippi's estimated population is 34,347 with a growth rate of -0.17% in the past year according to the most recent United States census data. Lincoln County, Mississippi is the 23rd largest county in Mississippi.

Year Population Growth Growth Rate
201734,347-57-0.17%
201634,404-112-0.32%
201534,516-209-0.60%
201434,72590.03%
201334,716-121-0.35%
201234,837-22-0.06%
201134,859-37-0.11%
201034,8964,61815.25%
199030,2781040.34%
198030,1743,97615.18%
197026,198-561-2.10%
196026,759-1,140-4.09%
195027,8993931.43%
194027,5061,1494.36%
193026,3571,7056.92%
192024,652-3,945-13.80%
191028,5977,04532.69%
190021,5523,64020.32%
189017,9124,36532.22%
188013,5473,36333.02%
187010,1840.00%

Lincoln County, Mississippi Population Growth

Population Data via

Population by Race

Race Population
White23,567
Black or African American10,641
Asian254
Two or More Races76
American Indian and Alaska Native4

Data via US Census (2017 ACS 5-Year Survey): Table B03002

Lincoln County, Mississippi Population Pyramid 2019

2004006008001,0001,2001,400 Male Population2004006008001,0001,2001,400 Female Population80757065605550454035302520151050

Data via US Census (2017 ACS 5-Year Survey): Table S0101

Lincoln County, Mississippi Median Age

37.8


Total

36.6


Male

39.5


Female

Lincoln County, Mississippi Adults

There are 26,068 adults, (5,479 of whom are seniors) in Lincoln County, Mississippi.

Lincoln County, Mississippi Age Dependency

67.8

Age Dependency Ratio

26.6

Old Age Dependency Ratio

41.2

Child Dependency Ratio

Lincoln County, Mississippi Sex Ratio

Female

18,047

52.25%

Male

16,495

47.75%

Lincoln County, Mississippi Households and Families

Lincoln County, Mississippi Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

Data via US Census (2017 ACS 5-Year Survey): Table S1101

Lincoln County, Mississippi Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married86.8%13.2%
Male80.1%19.9%
All74.9%25.1%
Non Family69.7%30.3%
Female47.2%52.8%

74.9%

Rate of Home Ownership

Lincoln County, Mississippi Households by Type

Type Count Average Size Owned
All12,8062.6474.9
Married6,2393.1286.8
Non Family3,7761.1269.7
Female2,1013.6247.2
Male6903.7180.1

3.23

Average Family Size

2.64

Average Household Size

3.2%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0.3%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

Lincoln County, Mississippi Households

Lincoln County, Mississippi Education

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

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade8863.84%
9th to 12th Grade2,1999.54%
High School Graduate8,46636.74%
Some College5,03721.86%
Associates Degree3,00813.05%
Bachelors Degree2,1669.40%
Graduate Degree1,2835.57%

Lincoln County, Mississippi Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
White16,05914,2572,505
Black6,6635,439811
Asian171116
Hispanic138138133
Multiple Races383828
Native American4

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

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among multiple races people with a rate of 96.38%.

Lincoln County, Mississippi Earnings by Educational Attainment

Name Average Male Female
Overall$30,599$41,009$24,516
Less Than High School$16,842$14,688$20,540
High School Grad$26,353$31,960$19,193
Some College$32,515$45,319$25,588
Bachelors Degree$42,304$54,688$38,343
Graduate Degree$50,703$62,083$42,804

$30,599

Average Earnings

$41,009

Average Male

$24,516

Average Female

Lincoln County, Mississippi Language

Lincoln County, Mississippi Language by Age

Lincoln County, Mississippi Language

98.92% of Lincoln County, Mississippi residents speak only English, while 1.08% speak other languages. The largest non-English language is OtherIndoEuro, which is spoken by 0.57% of the population.

Lincoln County, Mississippi Poverty

Lincoln County, Mississippi Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
Black10,3804,03138.83%
White22,9313,87416.89%
Hispanic3699826.56%
Native44100.00%

23.56%

Overall Poverty Rate

20.53%

Male Poverty Rate

26.34%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Lincoln County, Mississippi

The race most likely to be in poverty in Lincoln County, Mississippi is Native, with 100.00% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Lincoln County, Mississippi is White, with 16.89% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 5.74%. Among those working part-time, it was 18.66%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 32.19%.

Lincoln County, Mississippi Poverty Rate by Education

Name Poverty
Less Than High School32.03%
High School22.70%
Some College16.59%
Bachelors or Greater4.93%

Lincoln County, Mississippi Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Name Poverty
Female Unemployed47.75%
Male Unemployed31.90%
Female Employed12.33%
Male Employed7.23%

Lincoln County, Mississippi Income

Lincoln County, Mississippi Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$37,308$53,376
Families$47,436$63,099
Married Families$61,934$
Non Families$20,377$29,214

Lincoln County, Mississippi Marital Status

Lincoln County, Mississippi Marital Status

Marriage Rates

48.7%

Overall Marriage Rate

49.8%

Male Marriage Rate

47.7%

Female Marriage Rate

Lincoln County, Mississippi Married by Age and Sex

Lincoln County, Mississippi 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, Mississippi Marital Status by Race


Data via US Census (2017 ACS 5-Year Survey): Table S1201

Lincoln County, Mississippi Veterans

Lincoln County, Mississippi Veterans by War

1,650

Number of Veterans

1,561

Male Veterans

89

Female Veterans

Name Veterans
Vietnam578
First Gulf War243
Second Gulf War238
Korea197
World War II26

Lincoln County, Mississippi Veterans by Age

Name Veterans
35 to 54449
65 to 74436
75+430
55 to 64269
18 to 3466

Lincoln County, Mississippi Veterans by Race

Name Veterans % of Total
White1,2937.17%
Black3574.58%

Lincoln County, Mississippi Veterans by Education

12.85%

Veteran Poverty Rate

47.62%

Veteran Disability Rate

Lincoln County, Mississippi Employment Status

Lincoln County, Mississippi Employment by Age

52.2%

Labor Force Participation

48.3%

Employment Rate

7.5%

Unemployment Rate

Lincoln County, Mississippi Employment by Race

Lincoln County, Mississippi Employment by Education

Population of Cities in Lincoln County, Mississippi

City 2010 Census 2016 Estimated Growth Growth Rate
Brookhaven1251312359-154-1.23%
Wesson 19251891-34-1.77%
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