Lincoln County, Nebraska Population 2018

Lincoln County, Nebraska's estimated population is 35,280 with a growth rate of -0.55% in the past year according to the most recent United States census data. Lincoln County, Nebraska is the 8th largest county in Nebraska.

Year Population Growth Growth Rate
201735,5692890.82%
201735,280-194-0.55%
201635,474-25-0.07%
201535,499-142-0.40%
201435,641-309-0.86%
201335,950-33-0.09%
201235,983-52-0.14%
201136,035-216-0.60%
201036,2513,74311.51%
199032,508-3,947-10.83%
198036,4556,91723.42%
197029,5381,0473.67%
196028,4911,1114.06%
195027,3801,9557.69%
194025,425-202-0.79%
193025,6272,2079.42%
192023,4207,73649.32%
191015,6844,26837.39%
190011,4169759.34%
189010,4416,809187.47%
18803,6323,61521264.71%
1870170.00%

Lincoln County, Nebraska Population Growth

Population Data via

Population by Race

Race Population
White33,965
Two or More Races659
Black or African American410
Some Other Race218
Asian218
American Indian and Alaska Native87
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander12

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

Lincoln County, Nebraska Population Pyramid 2018

5001,0001,500 Male Population5001,0001,500 Female Population80757065605550454035302520151050

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

Lincoln County, Nebraska Median Age

40.4


Total

39.8


Male

41.1


Female

Lincoln County, Nebraska Adults

There are 27,021 adults, (6,288 of whom are seniors) in Lincoln County, Nebraska.

Lincoln County, Nebraska Age Dependency

71.6

Age Dependency Ratio

30.3

Old Age Dependency Ratio

41.2

Child Dependency Ratio

Lincoln County, Nebraska Sex Ratio

Female

18,079

50.83%

Male

17,490

49.17%

Lincoln County, Nebraska Households and Families

Lincoln County, Nebraska Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

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

Lincoln County, Nebraska Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married82.5%17.5%
All64.3%35.7%
Non Family47.2%52.8%
Male47%53%
Female35.1%64.9%

64.3%

Rate of Home Ownership

Lincoln County, Nebraska Households by Type

Type Count Average Size Owned
All15,0252.3164.3
Married7,7552.9782.5
Non Family5,2161.1547.2
Female1,4142.7535.1
Male6402.8847

2.84

Average Family Size

2.31

Average Household Size

6.1%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0.1%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

Lincoln County, Nebraska Households

Lincoln County, Nebraska Education

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

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade6082.49%
9th to 12th Grade1,0764.41%
High School Graduate7,05328.89%
Some College7,00128.67%
Associates Degree3,26013.35%
Bachelors Degree3,63014.87%
Graduate Degree1,7887.32%

Lincoln County, Nebraska Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
White22,16920,9215,159
Hispanic1,5411,125148
Multiple Races33132638
Black24924224
Asian21320748
Other Race1991073
Native American413426
Islander1212

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 63.41%.

Lincoln County, Nebraska Earnings by Educational Attainment

Name Average Male Female
Overall$35,790$50,247$26,824
Less Than High School$20,313$31,362$12,601
High School Grad$27,759$42,285$17,755
Some College$34,581$51,190$26,533
Bachelors Degree$49,930$59,691$36,062
Graduate Degree$61,897$73,125$60,298

$35,790

Average Earnings

$50,247

Average Male

$26,824

Average Female

Lincoln County, Nebraska Language

Lincoln County, Nebraska Language by Age

Lincoln County, Nebraska Language

96.03% of Lincoln County, Nebraska residents speak only English, while 3.97% speak other languages. The largest non-English language is Spanish, which is spoken by 3.16% of the population.

Lincoln County, Nebraska Poverty

Lincoln County, Nebraska Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White30,6853,30010.75%
Hispanic2,82590432.00%
Multiple64510015.50%
Black3927519.13%
Native702028.57%
Other20894.33%
Asian20862.88%

12.63%

Overall Poverty Rate

9.90%

Male Poverty Rate

15.29%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Lincoln County, Nebraska

The race most likely to be in poverty in Lincoln County, Nebraska is Hispanic, with 32.00% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Lincoln County, Nebraska is Asian, with 2.88% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 3.95%. Among those working part-time, it was 13.28%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 20.47%.

Lincoln County, Nebraska Poverty Rate by Education

Name Poverty
Less Than High School28.22%
High School14.53%
Some College8.04%
Bachelors or Greater2.45%

Lincoln County, Nebraska Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Name Poverty
Male Unemployed39.53%
Female Unemployed32.27%
Female Employed7.43%
Male Employed4.99%

Lincoln County, Nebraska Income

Lincoln County, Nebraska Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$55,875$69,681
Families$69,210$80,600
Married Families$79,772$
Non Families$30,934$43,179

Lincoln County, Nebraska Marital Status

Lincoln County, Nebraska Marital Status

Marriage Rates

56.5%

Overall Marriage Rate

58.8%

Male Marriage Rate

54.4%

Female Marriage Rate

Lincoln County, Nebraska Married by Age and Sex

Lincoln County, Nebraska 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 35To44.

Lincoln County, Nebraska Marital Status by Race


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

Lincoln County, Nebraska Veterans

Lincoln County, Nebraska Veterans by War

2,604

Number of Veterans

2,479

Male Veterans

125

Female Veterans

Name Veterans
Vietnam880
First Gulf War508
Second Gulf War345
Korea218
World War II181

Lincoln County, Nebraska Veterans by Age

Name Veterans
75+696
65 to 74646
35 to 54626
55 to 64431
18 to 34205

Lincoln County, Nebraska Veterans by Race

Name Veterans % of Total
White2,5579.90%
Hispanic1357.44%
2 or More257.00%
Black154.85%
Other42.01%
Indian34.62%

Lincoln County, Nebraska Veterans by Education

4.18%

Veteran Poverty Rate

37.49%

Veteran Disability Rate

Lincoln County, Nebraska Employment Status

Lincoln County, Nebraska Employment by Age

64.2%

Labor Force Participation

62.4%

Employment Rate

2.7%

Unemployment Rate

Lincoln County, Nebraska Employment by Race

Lincoln County, Nebraska Employment by Education

Population of Cities in Lincoln County, Nebraska

City 2010 Census 2016 Estimated Growth Growth Rate
North Platte2473624110-626-2.53%
Sutherland13701343-27-1.97%
Hershey665663-2-0.30%
Brady428413-15-3.50%
Wallace366360-6-1.64%
Maxwell310301-9-2.90%
Wellfleet7876-2-2.56%
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