Lincoln County, Wyoming Population 2018

Lincoln County, Wyoming's estimated population is 19,265 with a growth rate of 3.89% in the past year according to the most recent United States census data. Lincoln County, Wyoming is the 11th largest county in Wyoming.

Year Population Growth Growth Rate
201719,2657223.89%
201618,543-533-2.79%
201619,0763401.81%
201518,7361690.91%
201418,5672551.39%
201318,3123742.08%
201217,938-71-0.39%
201118,009-85-0.47%
201018,0945,46943.32%
199012,6254483.68%
198012,1773,53740.94%
19708,640-378-4.19%
19609,018-5-0.06%
19509,023-1,263-12.28%
194010,286-608-5.58%
193010,894-1,593-12.76%
192012,4870.00%

Lincoln County, Wyoming Population Growth

Population Data via

Population by Race

Race Population
White17,833
Two or More Races413
Some Other Race117
Asian77
American Indian and Alaska Native49
Black or African American39
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander15

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

Lincoln County, Wyoming Population Pyramid 2018

0%2%4%6%8%10% Male Population0%2%4%6%8%10% Female Population80757065605550454035302520151050

Data via US Census (2016 ACS 5-Year Survey): Table S0101

Lincoln County, Wyoming Median Age

38.5


Total

37.9


Male

39.3


Female

Lincoln County, Wyoming Adults

There are 13,444 adults, (2,670 of which are seniors) in Lincoln County, Wyoming.

Lincoln County, Wyoming Age Dependency

72.1

Age Dependency Ratio

24.8

Old Age Dependency Ratio

47.4

Child Dependency Ratio

Lincoln County, Wyoming Sex Ratio

Female

9,044

48.77%

Male

9,499

51.23%

Lincoln County, Wyoming Households and Families

Lincoln County, Wyoming Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

Lincoln County, Wyoming Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married88.9%11.1%
All79.1%20.9%
Female69.7%30.3%
Male65.2%34.8%
Non Family64.4%35.6%

79.1%

Rate of Home Ownership

Lincoln County, Wyoming Households by Type

Type Count Average Size Owned
All7,0022.6379.1
Married4,1173.1788.9
Non Family2,0651.264.4
Male4403.6865.2
Female3803.4169.7

3.15

Average Family Size

2.63

Average Household Size

4.9%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0.5%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

Lincoln County, Wyoming Households

Lincoln County, Wyoming Education

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

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade1501.22%
9th to 12th Grade7025.73%
High School Graduate3,83331.27%
Some College3,80931.07%
Associates Degree1,26810.34%
Bachelors Degree1,74614.24%
Graduate Degree7516.13%

Lincoln County, Wyoming Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
White11,53110,8622,386
Hispanic43932761
Multiple Races20814336
Other Race958117
Asian483611
Native American2323
Black1717
Islander15156

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

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among black people with a rate of 40.00%.

Lincoln County, Wyoming Earnings by Educational Attainment

Name Average Male Female
Overall$36,552$53,193$24,545
Less Than High School$32,313$46,855$
High School Grad$32,156$50,919$20,329
Some College$34,679$45,515$25,164
Bachelors Degree$53,682$62,467$41,563
Graduate Degree$64,018$77,750$39,286

$36,552

Average Earnings

$53,193

Average Male

$24,545

Average Female

Lincoln County, Wyoming Language

Lincoln County, Wyoming Language by Age

Lincoln County, Wyoming Language

95.76% of Lincoln County, Wyoming residents speak only English, while 4.24% speak other languages. The largest non-English language is Spanish, which is spoken by 2.95% of the population.

Lincoln County, Wyoming Poverty

Lincoln County, Wyoming Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White17,0341,4688.62%
Hispanic81510012.27%
Multiple4124210.19%
Other1171714.53%
Native481020.83%

8.78%

Overall Poverty Rate

7.32%

Male Poverty Rate

10.33%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Lincoln County, Wyoming

The race most likely to be in poverty in Lincoln County, Wyoming is Native, with 20.83% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Lincoln County, Wyoming is White, with 8.62% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 2.00%. Among those working part-time, it was 10.46%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 17.98%.

Lincoln County, Wyoming Poverty Rate by Education

Name Poverty
Less Than High School17.13%
High School8.00%
Some College6.54%
Bachelors or Greater3.97%

Lincoln County, Wyoming Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Name Poverty
Female Unemployed26.81%
Male Unemployed22.69%
Female Employed7.95%
Male Employed2.54%

Lincoln County, Wyoming Income

Lincoln County, Wyoming Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$64,579$78,413
Families$73,455$85,232
Married Families$82,393$
Non Families$39,005$58,640

Lincoln County, Wyoming Marital Status

Lincoln County, Wyoming Marital Status

Marriage Rates

60.6%

Overall Marriage Rate

60.1%

Male Marriage Rate

61.1%

Female Marriage Rate

Lincoln County, Wyoming Married by Age and Sex

Lincoln County, Wyoming 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, Wyoming Marital Status by Race

Lincoln County, Wyoming Veterans

Lincoln County, Wyoming Veterans by War

1,202

Number of Veterans

1,127

Male Veterans

75

Female Veterans

Name Veterans
Vietnam435
First Gulf War238
Second Gulf War173
Korea114
World War II11

Lincoln County, Wyoming Veterans by Age

Name Veterans
35 to 54385
65 to 74314
75+235
55 to 64204
18 to 3464

Lincoln County, Wyoming Veterans by Race

Name Veterans % of Total
White1,1809.09%
Black1762.96%
Hispanic153.11%
2 or More52.27%

Lincoln County, Wyoming Veterans by Education

2.83%

Veteran Poverty Rate

30.47%

Veteran Disability Rate

Lincoln County, Wyoming Employment Status

Lincoln County, Wyoming Employment by Age

68.5%

Labor Force Participation

64.5%

Employment Rate

5.6%

Unemployment Rate

Lincoln County, Wyoming Employment by Race

Lincoln County, Wyoming Employment by Education

Population of Cities in Lincoln County, Wyoming

City 2010 Census 2016 Estimated Growth Growth Rate
Kemmerer265627711154.33%
Afton19161995794.12%
Star Valley Ranch15031570674.46%
Alpine828865374.47%
Diamondville73774360.81%
La Barge55155871.27%
Cokeville535547122.24%
Thayne36636710.27%
Opal9610599.38%
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