Lincoln County, Wyoming Population 2019

Lincoln County, Wyoming's estimated population is 19,265 with a growth rate of 0.99% 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
201719,2651890.99%
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
White18,022
Two or More Races454
Some Other Race143
American Indian and Alaska Native61
Black or African American56
Asian49
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander6

Lincoln County, Wyoming Population Pyramid 2019

Lincoln County, Wyoming Median Age

39.1


Total

38.6


Male

39.5


Female

Lincoln County, Wyoming Adults

There are 13,636 adults, (2,879 of whom are seniors) in Lincoln County, Wyoming.

Lincoln County, Wyoming Age Dependency

74.7

Age Dependency Ratio

26.8

Old Age Dependency Ratio

47.9

Child Dependency Ratio

Lincoln County, Wyoming Sex Ratio

Female

9,161

48.75%

Male

9,630

51.25%

Lincoln County, Wyoming Households and Families

Lincoln County, Wyoming Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

Lincoln County, Wyoming Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married89.1%10.9%
All78.4%21.6%
Female73.1%26.9%
Male62.8%37.2%
Non Family62%38%

78.4%

Rate of Home Ownership

Type Count Average Size Owned
All7,0632.6578.4
Married4,1013.2189.1
Non Family2,1441.2262
Female4093.5573.1
Male4093.5662.8

3.19

Average Family Size

2.65

Average Household Size

4.6%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0.2%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

Lincoln County, Wyoming Education

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade1531.23%
9th to 12th Grade7255.82%
High School Graduate3,89731.29%
Some College3,77930.35%
Associates Degree1,34510.80%
Bachelors Degree1,83614.74%
Graduate Degree7185.77%

Lincoln County, Wyoming Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
White11,72910,9922,441
Hispanic44632454
Multiple Races19015231
Other Race1159517
Asian474726
Native American4040
Black3030
Islander666

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 100.00%.

Name Average Male Female
Overall$36,582$51,021$23,643
Less Than High School$31,900$45,368$
High School Grad$31,920$47,013$15,861
Some College$34,213$47,639$23,923
Bachelors Degree$52,188$63,689$46,250
Graduate Degree$62,917$71,094$53,571

$36,582

Average Earnings

$51,021

Average Male

$23,643

Average Female

Lincoln County, Wyoming Language

Lincoln County, Wyoming Language by Age

Lincoln County, Wyoming Language

96.27% of Lincoln County, Wyoming residents speak only English, while 3.73% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 2.81% of the population.

Lincoln County, Wyoming Poverty

Lincoln County, Wyoming Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White17,2561,5839.17%
Hispanic8389511.34%
Multiple4535011.04%
Other1433121.68%
Native57712.28%

9.27%

Overall Poverty Rate

7.48%

Male Poverty Rate

11.16%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Lincoln County, Wyoming

The race most likely to be in poverty in Lincoln County, Wyoming is Other, with 21.68% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Lincoln County, Wyoming is White, with 9.17% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 2.19%. Among those working part-time, it was 9.99%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 19.40%.

Name Poverty
Less Than High School14.82%
High School8.34%
Bachelors or Greater6.73%
Some College6.62%
Name Poverty
Male Unemployed20.17%
Female Unemployed16.24%
Female Employed8.35%
Male Employed2.31%

Lincoln County, Wyoming Income

Lincoln County, Wyoming Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$63,756$78,388
Families$72,688$85,511
Married Families$80,238$
Non Families$36,442$58,787

Lincoln County, Wyoming Marital Status

Lincoln County, Wyoming Marital Status

Marriage Rates

60.4%

Overall Marriage Rate

59.8%

Male Marriage Rate

61.0%

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 55-64, while the female age group most likely to be married is 45-54.

Lincoln County, Wyoming Marital Status by Race

Lincoln County, Wyoming Veterans

1,316

Number of Veterans

1,277

Male Veterans

39

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Vietnam558
First Gulf War239
Second Gulf War167
Korea104
World War II3

Lincoln County, Wyoming Veterans by Race

Name Veterans % of Total
White1,2719.66%
Hispanic367.30%
Black30100.00%
Indian919.15%
2 or More62.84%

Lincoln County, Wyoming Veterans by Education

2.05%

Veteran Poverty Rate

30.75%

Veteran Disability Rate

Lincoln County, Wyoming Employment Status

68.4%

Labor Force Participation

64.3%

Employment Rate

6%

Unemployment Rate

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%
  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