Lincolnton, Georgia Population 2021

1,511
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Lincolnton is a city located in Lincoln County Georgia. It is also the county seat of Lincoln County. With a 2020 population of 1,511, it is the 265th largest city in Georgia and the 8682nd largest city in the United States . Lincolnton is currently growing at a rate of 0.27% annually but its population has decreased by -3.51% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 1,566 in 2010. Lincolnton reached it's highest population of in . Spanning over 4 miles, Lincolnton has a population density of 430 people per square mile.

The average household income in Lincolnton is $62,162 with a poverty rate of 21.46%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $545 per month, and the median house value is $129,400. The median age in Lincolnton is 35.8 years, 31.4 years for males, and 40.4 years for females.

Lincolnton Demographics

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

  • Black or African American: 50.00%
  • White: 49.17%
  • Other race: 0.50%
  • Native American: 0.22%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0.11%
  • Asian: 0.00%
  • Two or more races: 0.00%
The current population of Lincolnton, Georgia is 1,511 based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates. The US Census estimates the 2018 population at 1,503.The last official US Census in 2010 recorded the population at 1,566.

Lincolnton, Georgia Population 2021

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
Black or African American89950.00%
White88449.17%
Some Other Race90.50%
American Indian and Alaska Native40.22%
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander20.11%
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Lincolnton Population by Race

Lincolnton Population Pyramid $2021

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Lincolnton Median Age

35.8


Total

31.4


Male

40.4


Female

Lincolnton Adults

There are 1,364 adults, (265 of whom are seniors) in Lincolnton.

Lincolnton Age Dependency

63.6

Age Dependency Ratio

24.1

Old Age Dependency Ratio

39.5

Child Dependency Ratio

Lincolnton Sex Ratio

Female

908

50.50%

Male

890

49.50%

Lincolnton Population by Age

Lincolnton Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

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Lincolnton Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Female26.1%73.9%
Male35.2%64.8%
Non Family48.1%51.9%
All57.1%42.9%
Married84%16%

57.1%

Rate of Home Ownership

Lincolnton Households and Families

Type Count Average Size Owned
All7082.457.1
Married2693.4384
Non Family2661.0348.1
Female1193.0426.1
Male542.6135.2

3.21

Average Family Size

2.4

Average Household Size

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Lincolnton Households by Type

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Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade826.87%
9th to 12th Grade13811.57%
High School Graduate40333.78%
Some College24620.62%
Associates Degree1078.97%
Bachelors Degree1068.89%
Graduate Degree1119.30%
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Lincolnton Educational Attainment by Sex (over 25)

Lincolnton Educational Attainment by Race

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Race Total High School Bachelors
White585518153
Black58143761
Hispanic21123
Other Race9
Native American44
Islander22

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

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among white people with a rate of 26.15%.

Lincolnton Educational Attainment by Race

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Name Average Male Female
Overall$27,745$29,336$25,862
Less Than 9th Grade$$21,875$7,955
High School Graduate$29,292$29,732$24,271
Some College$24,402$24,348$25,083
Bachelors Degree$40,417$70,000$27,750
Graduate Degree$55,556$56,607$52,917

$27,745

Average Earnings

$29,336

Average Male

$25,862

Average Female

Lincolnton Earnings by Educational Attainment

Lincolnton Language by Age

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Lincolnton Language

97.52% of Lincolnton residents speak only English, while 2.48% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 2.25% of the population.

Lincolnton Language

Lincolnton Poverty by Race

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Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
Black88326429.90%
White8269711.74%
Hispanic13969.23%
Other55100.00%

21.46%

Overall Poverty Rate

14.09%

Male Poverty Rate

28.08%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Lincolnton

The race most likely to be in poverty in Lincolnton is Other, with 100.00% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Lincolnton is White, with 11.74% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 5.01%. Among those working part-time, it was 30.04%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 36.45%.

Lincolnton Poverty

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Name Poverty
Less Than 9th Grade65.33%
High School20.73%
Some College11.08%
Bachelors or Greater2.35%

Lincolnton Poverty Rate by Education

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Rate Poverty
Female Unemployed80.00%
Male Unemployed44.44%
Female Employed12.50%
Male Employed7.25%

Lincolnton Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Lincolnton Income by Household Type

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Name Median Mean
Households$31,900$62,162
Families$55,000$85,656
Married Families$82,344-
Non Families$16,964$22,624
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Income by Household Type

Lincolnton Marital Status

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Marriage Rates

42.5%

Overall Marriage Rate

46.3%

Male Marriage Rate

38.7%

Female Marriage Rate

Lincolnton Married by Age and Sex

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Lincolnton Marriage

The age group where males are most likely to be married is Over 65, while the female age group most likely to be married is 35-44.

Lincolnton Marital Status by Race

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Lincolnton Marital Status

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90

Number of Veterans

85

Male Veterans

5

Female Veterans

War Veterans
First Gulf War34
Vietnam27
Second Gulf War7
World War II
Korea

Lincolnton Veterans by War

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Age Group Veterans
35 to 5429
55 to 6427
65 to 7419
75+15
18 to 34

Lincolnton Veterans by Age

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Name Veterans % of Total
White537.79%
Black375.53%

Lincolnton Veterans by Race

Lincolnton Veterans by Education

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33.33%

Veteran Poverty Rate

32.22%

Veteran Disability Rate

Lincolnton Veterans by Education

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55.3%

Labor Force Participation

52.9%

Employment Rate

4.3%

Unemployment Rate

Lincolnton Employment by Age

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Lincolnton Employment by Race

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Lincolnton 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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83.15%

Born in Lincolnton

98.94%

Native Born

1.06%

Foreign Born

0.89%

Non Citizen

0.17%

Naturalized

Place of Birth

98.94% of Lincolnton residents were born in the United States, with 83.15% having been born in Georgia. 0.89% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Latin America.

Lincolnton Place of Birth

Note: 2020 and 2021 data is projected
Year Population Growth Annual Growth Rate
20211,51140.27%
20201,50740.27%
20191,50340.27%
20181,4990.00%
20171,49930.20%
20161,496322.19%
20151,464-6-0.41%
20141,470-16-1.08%
20131,486-19-1.26%
20121,505-27-1.76%
20111,532-25-1.61%
20101,5570.00%

Lincolnton Population by Year