Lincoln County, Georgia Population 2020

Lincoln County, Georgia's estimated population is 8,023 with a growth rate of 0.68% in the past year according to the most recent United States census data. Lincoln County, Georgia is the 139th largest county in Georgia.

Year Population Growth Growth Rate
20208,023540.68%
20197,969540.68%
20187,915540.69%
20177,86150.06%
20167,8561371.77%
20157,719750.98%
20147,644-89-1.15%
20137,733-29-0.37%
20127,762-109-1.38%
20117,871-99-1.24%
20107,9705287.09%
19907,44272610.81%
19806,71682113.93%
19705,895-11-0.19%
19605,906-556-8.60%
19506,462-580-8.24%
19407,042-805-10.26%
19307,847-1,892-19.43%
19209,7391,02511.76%
19108,7141,55821.77%
19007,1561,01016.43%
18906,146-266-4.15%
18806,41299918.46%
18705,413-53-0.97%
18605,466-532-8.87%
18505,9981031.75%
18405,895-250-4.07%
18306,145-313-4.85%
18206,4581,90341.78%
18104,555-211-4.43%
18004,7660.00%
2020 Growth Rate
0.68%
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Founded
February 20, 1796
County Seat

Lincoln County, Georgia Population Growth

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White5,21766.89%
Black or African American2,46231.57%
Two or More Races530.68%
Some Other Race460.59%
Asian150.19%
American Indian and Alaska Native40.05%
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander20.03%

Lincoln County, Georgia Population Pyramid 2020

Lincoln County, Georgia Median Age

47.3


Total

46.4


Male

48.1


Female

Lincoln County, Georgia Adults

There are 6,279 adults, (1,761 of whom are seniors) in Lincoln County, Georgia.

Lincoln County, Georgia Age Dependency

72.6

Age Dependency Ratio

39

Old Age Dependency Ratio

33.6

Child Dependency Ratio

Lincoln County, Georgia Sex Ratio

Female

4,116

52.78%

Male

3,683

47.22%

Lincoln County, Georgia Households and Families

Lincoln County, Georgia Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

Lincoln County, Georgia Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married86.7%13.3%
All72.3%27.7%
Non Family67.3%32.7%
Male54.1%45.9%
Female46.9%53.1%

72.3%

Rate of Home Ownership

Type Count Average Size Owned
All3,4242.2572.3
Married1,4892.8586.7
Non Family1,3131.1367.3
Female4633.2546.9
Male1592.9554.1

2.87

Average Family Size

2.25

Average Household Size

5%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0.2%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

Lincoln County, Georgia Education

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade3325.81%
9th to 12th Grade67311.78%
High School Graduate2,36541.39%
Some College1,11819.57%
Associates Degree4578.00%
Bachelors Degree5329.31%
Graduate Degree2374.15%

Lincoln County, Georgia Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
White3,9043,438597
Black1,6911,203137
Hispanic60187
Multiple Races534428
Other Race28
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 multiple races people with a rate of 52.83%.

Name Average Male Female
Overall$29,755$32,684$23,814
Less Than High School$19,455$25,457$13,510
High School Grad$31,675$36,092$22,695
Some College$28,448$33,287$23,704
Bachelors Degree$52,788$63,500$41,217
Graduate Degree$63,092$$64,196

$29,755

Average Earnings

$32,684

Average Male

$23,814

Average Female

Lincoln County, Georgia Language

Lincoln County, Georgia Language by Age

Lincoln County, Georgia Language

97.36% of Lincoln County, Georgia residents speak only English, while 2.64% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 2.36% of the population.

Lincoln County, Georgia Poverty

Lincoln County, Georgia Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White5,09478815.47%
Black2,44368828.16%
Multiple532139.62%
Hispanic12197.44%
Other42511.90%

19.49%

Overall Poverty Rate

15.14%

Male Poverty Rate

23.30%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Lincoln County, Georgia

The race most likely to be in poverty in Lincoln County, Georgia is Multiple, with 39.62% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Lincoln County, Georgia is Hispanic, with 7.44% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 3.40%. Among those working part-time, it was 20.56%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 24.37%.

Name Poverty
Less Than High School28.00%
Some College15.93%
High School14.58%
Bachelors or Greater4.81%
Name Poverty
Male Unemployed56.34%
Female Unemployed31.76%
Female Employed12.67%
Male Employed4.01%

Lincoln County, Georgia Income

Lincoln County, Georgia Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$41,014$59,399
Families$58,938$75,045
Married Families$71,588-
Non Families$24,051$32,396

Lincoln County, Georgia Marital Status

Lincoln County, Georgia Marital Status

Marriage Rates

46.7%

Overall Marriage Rate

50.6%

Male Marriage Rate

43.3%

Female Marriage Rate

Lincoln County, Georgia Married by Age and Sex

Lincoln County, Georgia 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 55-64.

Lincoln County, Georgia Marital Status by Race

Lincoln County, Georgia Veterans

578

Number of Veterans

565

Male Veterans

13

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Vietnam231
First Gulf War195
Korea38
Second Gulf War33
World War II
Age Group Veterans
65 to 74165
55 to 64141
75+139
35 to 54123
18 to 3410
Name Veterans % of Total
White43710.21%
Black1417.42%

$Lincoln County, Georgia Veterans by Education

14.01%

Veteran Poverty Rate

34.78%

Veteran Disability Rate

Lincoln County, Georgia Employment Status

53%

Labor Force Participation

50.4%

Employment Rate

4.6%

Unemployment Rate

Lincoln County, Georgia 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

73.83%

Born in Georgia

98.81%

Native Born

1.19%

Foreign Born

0.47%

Non Citizen

Place of Birth

98.81% of Lincoln County, Georgia residents were born in the United States, with 73.83% having been born in Georgia. 0.47% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Latin America.

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