Lincoln County, Wisconsin Population 2018

Lincoln County, Wisconsin's estimated population is 27,838 with a growth rate of -0.06% in the past year according to the most recent United States census data. Lincoln County, Wisconsin is the 44th largest county in Wisconsin.

Year Population Growth Growth Rate
201727,9941560.56%
201727,838-16-0.06%
201627,854-9-0.03%
201527,863-233-0.83%
201428,096-222-0.78%
201328,318-168-0.59%
201228,486210.07%
201128,465-312-1.08%
201028,7771,7846.61%
199026,9934381.65%
198026,5553,05613.00%
197023,4991,1615.20%
196022,3381030.46%
195022,235-301-1.34%
194022,5361,4646.95%
193021,072-12-0.06%
192021,0842,02010.60%
191019,0642,79517.18%
190016,2694,26135.48%
189012,0089,997497.12%
18802,0110.00%

Lincoln County, Wisconsin Population Growth

Population Data via

Population by Race

Race Population
White27,150
Two or More Races480
Black or African American150
Asian104
American Indian and Alaska Native98
Some Other Race12

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

Lincoln County, Wisconsin Population Pyramid 2018

2004006008001,0001,2001,400 Male Population2004006008001,0001,2001,400 Female Population80757065605550454035302520151050

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

Lincoln County, Wisconsin Median Age

46.9


Total

46.1


Male

47.6


Female

Lincoln County, Wisconsin Adults

There are 22,550 adults, (5,618 of whom are seniors) in Lincoln County, Wisconsin.

Lincoln County, Wisconsin Age Dependency

65.3

Age Dependency Ratio

33.2

Old Age Dependency Ratio

32.2

Child Dependency Ratio

Lincoln County, Wisconsin Sex Ratio

Female

13,941

49.80%

Male

14,053

50.20%

Lincoln County, Wisconsin Households and Families

Lincoln County, Wisconsin Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

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

Lincoln County, Wisconsin Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married91.6%8.4%
All77.5%22.5%
Male73.7%26.3%
Female65.3%34.7%
Non Family58.8%41.2%

77.5%

Rate of Home Ownership

Lincoln County, Wisconsin Households by Type

Type Count Average Size Owned
All12,5602.1777.5
Married6,6802.791.6
Non Family4,2491.258.8
Female9992.5765.3
Male6322.573.7

2.61

Average Family Size

2.17

Average Household Size

7.4%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0.4%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

Lincoln County, Wisconsin Households

Lincoln County, Wisconsin Education

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

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade5792.82%
9th to 12th Grade1,2676.16%
High School Graduate7,96438.73%
Some College4,71922.95%
Associates Degree2,47512.04%
Bachelors Degree2,53212.31%
Graduate Degree1,0285.00%

Lincoln County, Wisconsin Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
White20,03618,3133,432
Hispanic19113333
Multiple Races14911218
Asian696947
Black634117
Native American595316
Other Race74

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 68.12%.

Lincoln County, Wisconsin Earnings by Educational Attainment

Name Average Male Female
Overall$35,257$42,162$28,850
Less Than High School$25,694$30,068$13,553
High School Grad$31,070$38,542$23,000
Some College$34,980$44,813$28,741
Bachelors Degree$48,535$60,245$41,722
Graduate Degree$61,687$81,827$56,293

$35,257

Average Earnings

$42,162

Average Male

$28,850

Average Female

Lincoln County, Wisconsin Language

Lincoln County, Wisconsin Language by Age

Lincoln County, Wisconsin Language

97.78% of Lincoln County, Wisconsin residents speak only English, while 2.22% speak other languages. The largest non-English language is OtherIndoEuro, which is spoken by 1.04% of the population.

Lincoln County, Wisconsin Poverty

Lincoln County, Wisconsin Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White26,2832,3518.94%
Hispanic37010728.92%
Native931920.43%
Multiple390164.10%
Asian781417.95%
Black501122.00%
Other12216.67%

9.21%

Overall Poverty Rate

8.52%

Male Poverty Rate

9.90%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Lincoln County, Wisconsin

The race most likely to be in poverty in Lincoln County, Wisconsin is Hispanic, with 28.92% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Lincoln County, Wisconsin is Multiple, with 4.10% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 1.29%. Among those working part-time, it was 15.01%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 13.96%.

Lincoln County, Wisconsin Poverty Rate by Education

Name Poverty
Less Than High School16.77%
High School9.36%
Some College5.75%
Bachelors or Greater2.73%

Lincoln County, Wisconsin Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Name Poverty
Female Unemployed42.74%
Male Unemployed35.77%
Female Employed6.45%
Male Employed3.86%

Lincoln County, Wisconsin Income

Lincoln County, Wisconsin Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$54,203$65,064
Families$67,526$77,007
Married Families$75,070$83,984
Non Families$30,380$39,263

Lincoln County, Wisconsin Marital Status

Lincoln County, Wisconsin Marital Status

Marriage Rates

57.9%

Overall Marriage Rate

57.8%

Male Marriage Rate

58.0%

Female Marriage Rate

Lincoln County, Wisconsin Married by Age and Sex

Lincoln County, Wisconsin 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, Wisconsin Marital Status by Race


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

Lincoln County, Wisconsin Veterans

Lincoln County, Wisconsin Veterans by War

2,403

Number of Veterans

2,269

Male Veterans

134

Female Veterans

Name Veterans
Vietnam814
First Gulf War346
Second Gulf War271
Korea198
World War II167

Lincoln County, Wisconsin Veterans by Age

Name Veterans
75+667
65 to 74625
35 to 54576
55 to 64433
18 to 34102

Lincoln County, Wisconsin Veterans by Race

Name Veterans % of Total
White2,36810.71%
2 or More158.47%
Indian1317.81%
Black76.80%

Lincoln County, Wisconsin Veterans by Education

6.71%

Veteran Poverty Rate

29.88%

Veteran Disability Rate

Lincoln County, Wisconsin Employment Status

Lincoln County, Wisconsin Employment by Age

63.9%

Labor Force Participation

61.4%

Employment Rate

4%

Unemployment Rate

Lincoln County, Wisconsin Employment by Race

Lincoln County, Wisconsin Employment by Education

Population of Cities in Lincoln County, Wisconsin

City 2010 Census 2016 Estimated Growth Growth Rate
Merrill96619225-436-4.51%
Tomahawk33973201-196-5.77%
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