Lincoln County, Montana Population 2018

Lincoln County, Montana's estimated population is 19,440 with a growth rate of 1.09% in the past year according to the most recent United States census data. Lincoln County, Montana is the 10th largest county in Montana.

Year Population Growth Growth Rate
201719,249-191-0.98%
201719,4402101.09%
201619,2302161.14%
201519,014-143-0.75%
201419,157-249-1.28%
201319,406-76-0.39%
201219,482-139-0.71%
201119,621-75-0.38%
201019,6962,21512.67%
199017,481-271-1.53%
198017,752-311-1.72%
197018,0635,52644.08%
196012,5373,84444.22%
19508,69381110.29%
19407,88279311.19%
19307,089-708-9.08%
19207,7974,159114.32%
19103,6380.00%

Lincoln County, Montana Population Growth

Population Data via

Population by Race

Race Population
White18,337
Two or More Races534
American Indian and Alaska Native194
Some Other Race96
Asian69
Black or African American15
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander4

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

Lincoln County, Montana Population Pyramid 2018

2004006008001,000 Male Population2004006008001,000 Female Population80757065605550454035302520151050

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

Lincoln County, Montana Median Age

52.1


Total

51.9


Male

52.3


Female

Lincoln County, Montana Adults

There are 15,738 adults, (5,003 of whom are seniors) in Lincoln County, Montana.

Lincoln County, Montana Age Dependency

79.3

Age Dependency Ratio

46.6

Old Age Dependency Ratio

32.7

Child Dependency Ratio

Lincoln County, Montana Sex Ratio

Female

9,615

49.95%

Male

9,634

50.05%

Lincoln County, Montana Households and Families

Lincoln County, Montana Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

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

Lincoln County, Montana Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married88.6%11.4%
All79.5%20.5%
Male72.4%27.6%
Female72.2%27.8%
Non Family69.2%30.8%

79.5%

Rate of Home Ownership

Lincoln County, Montana Households by Type

Type Count Average Size Owned
All8,2442.3179.5
Married4,2652.988.6
Non Family3,3341.2969.2
Female3993.2972.2
Male2464.172.4

2.95

Average Family Size

2.31

Average Household Size

5.1%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

Lincoln County, Montana Households

Lincoln County, Montana Education

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

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade7114.88%
9th to 12th Grade1,0567.24%
High School Graduate5,12035.12%
Some College3,31122.71%
Associates Degree1,4119.68%
Bachelors Degree2,21315.18%
Graduate Degree7575.19%

Lincoln County, Montana Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
White13,91812,2462,807
Multiple Races28224166
Hispanic21616911
Native American12412226
Asian696060
Other Race295
Islander44
Black3

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

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among islander people with a rate of 86.96%.

Lincoln County, Montana Earnings by Educational Attainment

Name Average Male Female
Overall$27,735$32,569$21,048
Less Than High School$29,091$40,119$7,446
High School Grad$23,488$29,176$14,100
Some College$24,713$28,503$23,250
Bachelors Degree$34,728$36,867$19,706
Graduate Degree$55,438$57,946$55,125

$27,735

Average Earnings

$32,569

Average Male

$21,048

Average Female

Lincoln County, Montana Language

Lincoln County, Montana Language by Age

Lincoln County, Montana Language

95.10% of Lincoln County, Montana residents speak only English, while 4.90% speak other languages. The largest non-English language is OtherIndoEuro, which is spoken by 2.77% of the population.

Lincoln County, Montana Poverty

Lincoln County, Montana Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White17,7902,92316.43%
Multiple5338415.76%
Hispanic5067915.61%
Other794151.90%
Native1792312.85%
Black141178.57%

16.37%

Overall Poverty Rate

13.90%

Male Poverty Rate

18.86%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Lincoln County, Montana

The race most likely to be in poverty in Lincoln County, Montana is Black, with 78.57% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Lincoln County, Montana is Native, with 12.85% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 1.48%. Among those working part-time, it was 16.39%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 21.46%.

Lincoln County, Montana Poverty Rate by Education

Name Poverty
Less Than High School17.50%
High School17.26%
Some College14.51%
Bachelors or Greater8.83%

Lincoln County, Montana Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Name Poverty
Female Unemployed60.71%
Male Unemployed26.76%
Male Employed7.28%
Female Employed7.04%

Lincoln County, Montana Income

Lincoln County, Montana Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$36,934$50,665
Families$46,971$61,311
Married Families$53,382$
Non Families$21,910$34,343

Lincoln County, Montana Marital Status

Lincoln County, Montana Marital Status

Marriage Rates

54.7%

Overall Marriage Rate

53.8%

Male Marriage Rate

55.7%

Female Marriage Rate

Lincoln County, Montana Married by Age and Sex

Lincoln County, Montana Marriage

The age group where males are most likely to be married is 35To44, while the female age group most likely to be married is 35To44.

Lincoln County, Montana Marital Status by Race


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

Lincoln County, Montana Veterans

Lincoln County, Montana Veterans by War

2,290

Number of Veterans

2,172

Male Veterans

118

Female Veterans

Name Veterans
Vietnam1,079
Korea278
First Gulf War245
Second Gulf War211
World War II130

Lincoln County, Montana Veterans by Age

Name Veterans
65 to 74771
75+643
55 to 64461
35 to 54324
18 to 3491

Lincoln County, Montana Veterans by Race

Name Veterans % of Total
White2,24314.87%
2 or More3310.03%
Hispanic71.83%
Indian63.26%
Other510.87%
Black325.00%

Lincoln County, Montana Veterans by Education

6.56%

Veteran Poverty Rate

44.23%

Veteran Disability Rate

Lincoln County, Montana Employment Status

Lincoln County, Montana Employment by Age

44.9%

Labor Force Participation

40.4%

Employment Rate

9.9%

Unemployment Rate

Lincoln County, Montana Employment by Race

Lincoln County, Montana Employment by Education

Population of Cities in Lincoln County, Montana

City 2010 Census 2016 Estimated Growth Growth Rate
Libby26232678552.10%
Eureka10301086565.44%
Troy872890182.06%
Rexford1051514643.81%
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