Lincoln County, Mississippi Population 2018

Lincoln County, Mississippi's estimated population is 34,347 with a growth rate of -0.99% 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
201734,347-344-0.99%
201634,6912870.83%
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
White23,665
Black or African American10,688
Asian242
Two or More Races90
American Indian and Alaska Native6

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

Lincoln County, Mississippi 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, Mississippi Median Age

38.1


Total

36.5


Male

39.6


Female

Lincoln County, Mississippi Adults

There are 26,088 adults, (5,412 of which are seniors) in Lincoln County, Mississippi.

Lincoln County, Mississippi Age Dependency

67.7

Age Dependency Ratio

26.1

Old Age Dependency Ratio

41.6

Child Dependency Ratio

Lincoln County, Mississippi Sex Ratio

Female

18,085

52.13%

Male

16,606

47.87%

Lincoln County, Mississippi Households and Families

Lincoln County, Mississippi Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

Lincoln County, Mississippi Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married86.8%13.2%
Male82.2%17.8%
All74.2%25.8%
Non Family69.2%30.8%
Female44.8%55.2%

74.2%

Rate of Home Ownership

Lincoln County, Mississippi Households by Type

Type Count Average Size Owned
All12,9362.6374.2
Married6,4323.0786.8
Non Family3,5561.1369.2
Female2,2923.5344.8
Male6563.3482.2

3.15

Average Family Size

2.63

Average Household Size

4%

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 Grade1,0744.67%
9th to 12th Grade2,1649.42%
High School Graduate8,61437.48%
Some College5,11822.27%
Associates Degree2,61111.36%
Bachelors Degree2,0378.86%
Graduate Degree1,3635.93%

Lincoln County, Mississippi Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
White16,06914,1152,344
Black6,6365,402979
Asian165121
Hispanic828277
Multiple Races2323
Native American6

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 93.90%.

Lincoln County, Mississippi Earnings by Educational Attainment

Name Average Male Female
Overall$30,159$37,642$23,413
Less Than High School$15,969$17,841$15,208
High School Grad$26,046$32,727$18,875
Some College$30,780$41,968$22,529
Bachelors Degree$39,852$50,075$37,393
Graduate Degree$50,301$72,679$43,194

$30,159

Average Earnings

$37,642

Average Male

$23,413

Average Female

Lincoln County, Mississippi Language

Lincoln County, Mississippi Language by Age

Lincoln County, Mississippi Language

98.47% of Lincoln County, Mississippi residents speak only English, while 1.53% speak other languages. The largest non-English language is Spanish, which is spoken by 0.99% of the population.

Lincoln County, Mississippi Poverty

Lincoln County, Mississippi Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White22,9774,51319.64%
Black10,4503,92737.58%
Hispanic34924169.05%
Native66100.00%

25.46%

Overall Poverty Rate

23.27%

Male Poverty Rate

27.49%

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 19.64% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 5.69%. Among those working part-time, it was 22.45%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 34.42%.

Lincoln County, Mississippi Poverty Rate by Education

Name Poverty
Less Than High School30.52%
High School24.24%
Some College19.57%
Bachelors or Greater5.18%

Lincoln County, Mississippi Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Name Poverty
Male Unemployed53.85%
Female Unemployed51.30%
Female Employed14.46%
Male Employed7.40%

Lincoln County, Mississippi Income

Lincoln County, Mississippi Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$36,250$50,801
Families$44,918$58,225
Married Families$56,031$
Non Families$20,871$29,846

Lincoln County, Mississippi Marital Status

Lincoln County, Mississippi Marital Status

Marriage Rates

49.9%

Overall Marriage Rate

51.5%

Male Marriage Rate

48.6%

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 Over65, while the female age group most likely to be married is 55To64.

Lincoln County, Mississippi Marital Status by Race

Lincoln County, Mississippi Veterans

Lincoln County, Mississippi Veterans by War

1,626

Number of Veterans

1,558

Male Veterans

68

Female Veterans

Name Veterans
Vietnam554
Korea246
First Gulf War233
Second Gulf War196
World War II63

Lincoln County, Mississippi Veterans by Age

Name Veterans
65 to 74428
75+419
35 to 54377
55 to 64325
18 to 3477

Lincoln County, Mississippi Veterans by Race

Name Veterans % of Total
White1,3317.37%
Black2953.78%

Lincoln County, Mississippi Veterans by Education

16.34%

Veteran Poverty Rate

41.42%

Veteran Disability Rate

Lincoln County, Mississippi Employment Status

Lincoln County, Mississippi Employment by Age

51.9%

Labor Force Participation

47.7%

Employment Rate

8%

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