Lincoln County Population 2017

Lincoln County's estimated population is 81,168 with a growth rate of 0.74% in the past year according to the most recent United States census data. Lincoln County is the 35th largest county in North Carolina.

Year Population Growth Growth Rate
201681,1685940.74%
201580,5741,1001.38%
201479,4743850.49%
201379,0894770.61%
201278,6124270.55%
201178,1851080.14%
201078,07727,75855.16%
199050,3197,94718.76%
198042,3729,69029.65%
197032,6823,86813.42%
196028,8141,3554.93%
195027,4593,27213.53%
194024,1871,3155.75%
193022,8725,01028.05%
192017,8627304.26%
191017,1321,63410.54%
190015,4982,91223.14%
189012,5861,52513.79%
188011,0611,48815.54%
18709,5731,37816.82%
18608,1954495.80%
18507,746-17,414-69.21%
184025,1602,70512.05%
183022,4554,30823.74%
182018,1471,78810.93%
181016,3593,69929.22%
180012,6603,43637.25%
17909,2240.00%

Lincoln County Population Growth

Population Data via

Lincoln County Race Data

Race Population Percentage
White73,91891.07%
Black or African American4,6375.71%
Two or More Races1,1331.40%
Asian5210.64%
American Indian and Alaska Native3260.40%
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander390.05%

Lincoln County Population Pyramid

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Population of Cities in Lincoln County

City 2010 Census 2016 Estimated Growth Growth Rate
Lincolnton10329107544254.11%
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