Lincolnton, Georgia Population 2020

1,508

Lincolnton is a city located in Georgia. With a 2020 population of 1,508, it is the 265th largest city in Georgia and the 8692nd largest city in the United States. Lincolnton is currently growing at a rate of 0.27% annually but its population has decreased by -3.70% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 1,566 in 2010. Lincolnton reached it's highest population of 1,560 in 2010. Spanning over 4 miles, Lincolnton has a population density of 429 people per square mile.

The average household income in Lincolnton is $71,765 with a poverty rate of 17.81%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $666 per month, and the median house value is $121,200. The median age in Lincolnton is 33.7 years, 31.6 years for males, and 38.3 years for females. For every 100 females there are 111.5 males.

Lincolnton Demographics

According to the most recent ACS, the racial composition of Lincolnton was:

  • Black or African American: 50.80%
  • White: 48.38%
  • Other race: 0.49%
  • 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 1,508, based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates. The US Census estimates the 2018 population at 1,500.The last official US Census in 2010 recorded the population at 1,566.

Lincolnton, Georgia Population 2020

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
Black or African American92650.80%
White88248.38%
Some Other Race90.49%
American Indian and Alaska Native40.22%
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander20.11%

Lincolnton Population Pyramid 2020

Lincolnton Median Age

33.7


Total

31.6


Male

38.3


Female

Lincolnton Adults

There are 1,376 adults, (207 of whom are seniors) in Lincolnton.

Lincolnton Age Dependency

55.9

Age Dependency Ratio

17.7

Old Age Dependency Ratio

38.2

Child Dependency Ratio

Lincolnton Sex Ratio

Female

862

47.28%

Male

961

52.72%

Lincolnton Households and Families

Lincolnton Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

Lincolnton Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married76.9%23.1%
All57.3%42.7%
Non Family54.3%45.7%
Male38.8%61.2%
Female27.5%72.5%

57.3%

Rate of Home Ownership

Type Count Average Size Owned
All6952.4957.3
Married2683.4876.9
Non Family2581.0754.3
Female1203.227.5
Male492.7838.8

3.31

Average Family Size

2.49

Average Household Size

2%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

Lincolnton Education

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade645.28%
9th to 12th Grade1119.17%
High School Graduate46538.40%
Some College26722.05%
Associates Degree13511.15%
Bachelors Degree957.84%
Graduate Degree746.11%

Lincolnton Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
Black59647946
White595546121
Hispanic1452
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 20.34%.

Name Average Male Female
Overall$27,432$27,326$27,589
Less Than High School$17,500$20,714$
High School Grad$27,031$27,262$25,417
Some College$25,450$26,250$25,341
Bachelors Degree$52,813$64,750$29,688
Graduate Degree$61,250$$64,375

$27,432

Average Earnings

$27,326

Average Male

$27,589

Average Female

Lincolnton Language

Lincolnton Language by Age

Lincolnton Language

97.62% of Lincolnton residents speak only English, while 2.38% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 2.09% of the population.

Lincolnton Poverty

Lincolnton Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
Black90721723.93%
White8318610.35%
Hispanic12975.00%
Other55100.00%

17.81%

Overall Poverty Rate

13.48%

Male Poverty Rate

22.27%

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 10.35% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 3.76%. Among those working part-time, it was 28.10%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 30.59%.

Name Poverty
Less Than High School50.66%
High School17.22%
Some College12.96%
Bachelors or Greater2.96%
Name Poverty
Female Unemployed62.96%
Male Unemployed27.59%
Female Employed10.72%
Male Employed6.01%

Lincolnton Income

Lincolnton Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$40,331$71,765
Families$56,477$95,584
Married Families$85,341-
Non Families$21,200$30,913

Lincolnton Marital Status

Lincolnton Marital Status

Marriage Rates

41.4%

Overall Marriage Rate

41.1%

Male Marriage Rate

41.7%

Female Marriage Rate

Lincolnton Married by Age and Sex

Lincolnton 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.

Lincolnton Marital Status by Race

Lincolnton Veterans

88

Number of Veterans

81

Male Veterans

7

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Vietnam25
First Gulf War25
Second Gulf War13
World War II
Korea
Age Group Veterans
55 to 6427
65 to 7422
35 to 5418
75+11
18 to 3410
Name Veterans % of Total
White568.05%
Black324.81%

$Lincolnton Veterans by Education

29.55%

Veteran Poverty Rate

44.32%

Veteran Disability Rate

Lincolnton Employment Status

59.5%

Labor Force Participation

55.5%

Employment Rate

6.7%

Unemployment Rate

Lincolnton Place of Birth

Origin of Non-Citizens

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

Origin of Naturalized Citizens

82.28%

Born in Georgia

99.45%

Native Born

0.55%

Foreign Born

0.55%

Non Citizen

Place of Birth

99.45% of Lincolnton residents were born in the United States, with 82.28% having been born in Georgia. 0.55% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Latin America.

Year Population Growth Annual Growth Rate
20201,50840.27%
20191,50440.27%
20181,500-5-0.33%
20171,50540.27%
20161,501362.46%
20151,465-9-0.61%
20141,474-15-1.01%
20131,489-19-1.26%
20121,508-28-1.82%
20111,536-24-1.54%
20101,5600.00%