Lincoln County, Tennessee Population 2018

Lincoln County, Tennessee's estimated population is 33,751 with a growth rate of 0.50% in the past year according to the most recent United States census data. Lincoln County, Tennessee is the 43rd largest county in Tennessee.

Year Population Growth Growth Rate
201733,7511690.50%
201633,582540.16%
201633,528-26-0.08%
201533,5541450.43%
201433,409-65-0.19%
201333,4741090.33%
201233,365-7-0.02%
201133,372-7-0.02%
201033,3795,22218.55%
199028,1571,6746.32%
198026,4832,1658.90%
197024,3184892.05%
196023,829-1,795-7.01%
195025,624-1,590-5.84%
194027,2141,7927.05%
193025,422-364-1.41%
192025,786-122-0.47%
191025,908-396-1.51%
190026,304-1,078-3.94%
189027,3824221.57%
188026,960-1,090-3.89%
187028,0505,22222.88%
186022,828-664-2.83%
185023,4921,9999.30%
184021,493-582-2.64%
183022,0757,31449.55%
182014,7618,657141.83%
18106,1040.00%

Lincoln County, Tennessee Population Growth

Population Data via

Population by Race

Race Population
White29,995
Black or African American1,733
Two or More Races1,400
Some Other Race268
American Indian and Alaska Native117
Asian69

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

Lincoln County, Tennessee 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, Tennessee Median Age

42.9


Total

40.9


Male

44.8


Female

Lincoln County, Tennessee Adults

There are 26,026 adults, (6,146 of which are seniors) in Lincoln County, Tennessee.

Lincoln County, Tennessee Age Dependency

69.1

Age Dependency Ratio

31

Old Age Dependency Ratio

38.1

Child Dependency Ratio

Lincoln County, Tennessee Sex Ratio

Female

17,144

51.05%

Male

16,438

48.95%

Lincoln County, Tennessee Households and Families

Lincoln County, Tennessee Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

Lincoln County, Tennessee Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married84.3%15.7%
All72.3%27.7%
Non Family66.4%33.6%
Male51.8%48.2%
Female50.2%49.8%

72.3%

Rate of Home Ownership

Lincoln County, Tennessee Households by Type

Type Count Average Size Owned
All13,6202.4472.3
Married6,7233.0584.3
Non Family4,3861.1566.4
Female1,7273.0750.2
Male7842.9751.8

2.96

Average Family Size

2.44

Average Household Size

5.6%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0.5%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

Lincoln County, Tennessee Households

Lincoln County, Tennessee Education

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

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade1,2305.22%
9th to 12th Grade2,70211.47%
High School Graduate9,70941.22%
Some College4,31918.34%
Associates Degree1,4706.24%
Bachelors Degree2,71511.53%
Graduate Degree1,4085.98%

Lincoln County, Tennessee Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
White20,96717,6583,909
Black1,20489241
Multiple Races70760961
Hispanic55333765
Other Race14773
Native American998715
Asian525238

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

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among asian people with a rate of 73.08%.

Lincoln County, Tennessee Earnings by Educational Attainment

Name Average Male Female
Overall$29,939$34,840$24,088
Less Than High School$20,596$23,854$14,877
High School Grad$26,891$32,396$20,186
Some College$29,045$39,699$24,815
Bachelors Degree$42,068$62,038$31,185
Graduate Degree$59,985$68,125$56,058

$29,939

Average Earnings

$34,840

Average Male

$24,088

Average Female

Lincoln County, Tennessee Language

Lincoln County, Tennessee Language by Age

Lincoln County, Tennessee Language

97.52% of Lincoln County, Tennessee residents speak only English, while 2.48% speak other languages. The largest non-English language is Spanish, which is spoken by 2.07% of the population.

Lincoln County, Tennessee Poverty

Lincoln County, Tennessee Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White28,9784,57515.79%
Black1,64362137.80%
Multiple1,38857541.43%
Hispanic1,04835133.49%
Other26810940.67%
Native1173227.35%

18.52%

Overall Poverty Rate

17.98%

Male Poverty Rate

19.03%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Lincoln County, Tennessee

The race most likely to be in poverty in Lincoln County, Tennessee is Multiple, with 41.43% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Lincoln County, Tennessee is White, with 15.79% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 5.26%. Among those working part-time, it was 22.46%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 24.25%.

Lincoln County, Tennessee Poverty Rate by Education

Name Poverty
Less Than High School23.12%
High School16.43%
Some College13.61%
Bachelors or Greater7.51%

Lincoln County, Tennessee Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Name Poverty
Female Unemployed45.30%
Male Unemployed40.72%
Female Employed11.11%
Male Employed8.16%

Lincoln County, Tennessee Income

Lincoln County, Tennessee Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$41,038$54,236
Families$49,157$62,041
Married Families$59,241$
Non Families$25,324$34,638

Lincoln County, Tennessee Marital Status

Lincoln County, Tennessee Marital Status

Marriage Rates

51.9%

Overall Marriage Rate

53.7%

Male Marriage Rate

50.2%

Female Marriage Rate

Lincoln County, Tennessee Married by Age and Sex

Lincoln County, Tennessee 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 45To54.

Lincoln County, Tennessee Marital Status by Race

Lincoln County, Tennessee Veterans

Lincoln County, Tennessee Veterans by War

2,412

Number of Veterans

2,197

Male Veterans

215

Female Veterans

Name Veterans
Vietnam1,067
First Gulf War434
Korea359
Second Gulf War281
World War II91

Lincoln County, Tennessee Veterans by Age

Name Veterans
65 to 74758
75+577
35 to 54465
55 to 64448
18 to 34164

Lincoln County, Tennessee Veterans by Race

Name Veterans % of Total
White2,2239.45%
Black1027.70%
2 or More566.94%
Hispanic213.24%
Indian1818.18%
Asian1325.00%

Lincoln County, Tennessee Veterans by Education

10.33%

Veteran Poverty Rate

30.77%

Veteran Disability Rate

Lincoln County, Tennessee Employment Status

Lincoln County, Tennessee Employment by Age

56.4%

Labor Force Participation

52%

Employment Rate

7.7%

Unemployment Rate

Lincoln County, Tennessee Employment by Race

Lincoln County, Tennessee Employment by Education

Population of Cities in Lincoln County, Tennessee

City 2010 Census 2016 Estimated Growth Growth Rate
Fayetteville676170512904.29%
Ardmore 12061216100.83%
Petersburg 53954340.74%
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