Lincoln, California Population 2022

51,145
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Lincoln is a city located in Placer County California. With a 2020 population of 51,145, it is the 185th largest city in California and the 858th largest city in the United States. Lincoln is currently growing at a rate of 1.38% annually and its population has increased by 2.79% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 49,757 in 2020. Spanning over 24 miles, Lincoln has a population density of 2,176 people per square mile.

The average household income in Lincoln is $107,734 with a poverty rate of 6.63%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $1,837 per month, and the median house value is $468,400. The median age in Lincoln is 43.3 years, 42.1 years for males, and 44.4 years for females.

Lincoln Demographics

According to the most recent ACS, the racial composition of Lincolnwas:

  • White: 81.70%
  • Asian: 6.99%
  • Two or more races: 5.80%
  • Other race: 3.77%
  • Black or African American: 1.27%
  • Native American: 0.34%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0.13%
The current population of Lincoln, California is 51,145 based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates.The last official US Census in 2020 recorded the population at 49,757.

Lincoln, California Population 2022

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White39,33981.70%
Black or African American6101.27%
American Indian and Alaska Native1640.34%
Asian3,3656.99%
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander620.13%
Some Other Race1,8173.77%
Two or More Races2,7935.80%
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Lincoln Population by Race

Lincoln Population Pyramid 2022

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Lincoln Median Age

43.7


Total

42.2


Male

45.6


Female

Lincoln Adults

There are 37,250 adults, (13,276 of whom are seniors) in Lincoln.

Lincoln Age Dependency

Age Dependency Ratio

55.4

Old Age Dependency Ratio

45.5

Child Dependency Ratio

Lincoln Sex Ratio

Female

25,242

52.42%

Male

22,908

47.58%

Lincoln Population by Age

Lincoln Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

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Lincoln Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married87.2%12.8%
All81%19%
Non Family76.1%23.9%
Male71.5%28.5%
Female52.8%47.2%

81.0%

Rate of Home Ownership

Lincoln Households and Families

Type Count Average Size Owned
All18,4172.6181
Married11,3113.1387.2
Male4493.8571.5
Female1,4103.1552.8
Non Family5,2471.2376.1

3.09

Average Family Size

2.61

Average Household Size

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Lincoln Households by Type

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Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade9382.72%
9th to 12th Grade9262.68%
High School Graduate6,86119.86%
Some College9,69428.06%
Associates Degree3,94811.43%
Bachelors Degree7,55921.88%
Graduate Degree4,62113.38%
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Lincoln Educational Attainment by Sex (over 25)

Lincoln Educational Attainment by Race

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Race Total High School Bachelors
Black492485247
Asian2,4222,2001,167
2+ Races1,3881,331639
Islander625625
White25,60924,8789,296
Hispanic5,1174,2031,014
Other Race1,083812194
Native American77478

The highest rate of high school graduation is among black people with a rate of 98.58%.

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among black people with a rate of 50.20%.

Lincoln Educational Attainment by Race

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Name Average Male Female
Overall$56,086$68,421$42,820
Less Than 9th Grade$24,412$30,720$14,722
High School Graduate$47,319$67,821$27,487
Some College$49,324$61,962$39,090
Bachelors Degree$70,727$81,024$56,189
Graduate Degree$83,783$90,855$81,949

$56,086

Average Earnings

$68,421

Average Male

$42,820

Average Female

Lincoln Earnings by Educational Attainment

Lincoln Language by Age

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Lincoln Language

82.58% of Lincoln residents speak only English, while 17.42% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 9.20% of the population.

Lincoln Language

Lincoln Poverty by Race

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Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
Native1645835.37%
Multiple2,78641714.97%
Black5947913.30%
Hispanic8,7068659.94%
Islander6269.68%
Asian3,3651885.59%
White33,3291,6284.88%
Other245NaN%

6.63%

Overall Poverty Rate

6.04%

Male Poverty Rate

7.17%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Lincoln

The race most likely to be in poverty in Lincoln is Native, with 35.37% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Lincoln is Other, with NaN% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 2.18%. Among those working part-time, it was 9.04%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 9.19%.

Lincoln Poverty

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Name Poverty
Less Than 9th Grade16.38%
High School8.17%
Some College6.53%
Bachelors or Greater3.16%

Lincoln Poverty Rate by Education

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Rate Poverty
Male Employed3.85%
Male Unemployed16.11%
Female Employed5.05%
Female Unemployed13.24%

Lincoln Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Lincoln Income by Household Type

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Name Median Mean
Households$88,991$108,887
Families$102,458$122,900
Married Families$110,311-
Non Families$50,978$69,088
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Income by Household Type

Lincoln Marital Status

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Marriage Rates

61.3%

Overall Marriage Rate

66.4%

Male Marriage Rate

56.8%

Female Marriage Rate

Lincoln Married by Age and Sex

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Lincoln Marriage

The age group where males are most likely to be married is 35-44, while the female age group most likely to be married is 35-44.

Lincoln Marital Status by Race

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Lincoln Marital Status

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3,965

Number of Veterans

Male Veterans

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Second Gulf War620
First Gulf War856
Vietnam1,498
Korea632
World War II162

Lincoln Veterans by War

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Age Group Veterans
18 to 34164
35 to 54795
55 to 64404
65 to 74924
75+1,678

Lincoln Veterans by Age

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Name Veterans % of Total
White3,58211.64%
Black81.61%
Native American1513.64%
Asian843.29%
Other Race614.71%
2+ Races21513.72%
Hispanic3395.66%

Lincoln Veterans by Race

Lincoln Veterans by Education

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6.88%

Veteran Poverty Rate

34.31%

Veteran Disability Rate

Lincoln Veterans by Education

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54.8%

Labor Force Participation

52.2%

Employment Rate

3.1%

Unemployment Rate

Lincoln Employment by Age

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Lincoln Employment by Race

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Lincoln Employment by Education

Origin of Non-Citizens

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Non citizens include legal permanent residents (green card holders), international students, temporary workers, humanitarian migrants, and illegal immigrants.

Origin of Naturalized Citizens

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62.23%

Born in Lincoln

87.70%

Native Born

12.30%

Foreign Born

3.63%

Non Citizen

8.67%

Naturalized

Place of Birth

87.70% of Lincoln residents were born in the United States, with 62.23% having been born in California. 3.63% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Asia.

Lincoln Place of Birth

Note: 2021 and 2022 data is projected
Year Population Growth Annual Growth Rate
18802750.00%
189096168613.33%
19001,0611000.99%
19101,4023412.83%
19201,325-77-0.56%
19302,0947694.68%
19402,044-50-0.24%
19502,4103661.66%
19603,1977872.87%
19703,176-21-0.07%
19804,1329562.67%
19907,2483,1165.78%
200011,2053,9574.45%
201042,81931,61414.35%
201143,5136941.62%
201244,2076941.59%
201344,9016941.57%
201445,5956941.55%
201546,2896941.52%
201646,9836941.50%
201747,6776941.48%
201848,3716941.46%
201949,0656941.43%
202049,7576921.41%
202150,4516941.39%
202251,1456941.38%

Lincoln Population by Year