Lincoln County, Idaho Population 2021

Lincoln County, Idaho's estimated population is 5,302 with a growth rate of -0.60% in the past year according to the most recent United States census data. Lincoln County, Idaho is the 38th largest county in Idaho. The 2010 Population was 5,206 and has seen a growth of 1.84% since this time.

Note: 2020 and 2021 data is projected
Year Population Growth Growth Rate
20215,302-32-0.60%
20205,334-32-0.60%
20195,366-32-0.59%
20185,398220.41%
20175,376731.38%
20165,303-4-0.08%
20155,307-24-0.45%
20145,33120.04%
20135,329671.27%
20125,2621302.53%
20115,132-74-1.42%
20105,2061,89857.38%
19903,308-128-3.73%
19803,43637912.40%
19703,057-629-17.06%
19603,686-570-13.39%
19504,256260.61%
19404,23098830.48%
19303,242-204-5.92%
19203,446-9,230-72.81%
191012,67610,892610.54%
19001,7840.00%
2021 Growth Rate
-0.60%
County Website
State
Founded
March 18, 1895
County Seat
2010 Population
5,206
Growth Since 2010
1.84%
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Lincoln County, Idaho Population Growth

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White4,97893.05%
Some Other Race1703.18%
Two or More Races1482.77%
American Indian and Alaska Native320.60%
Asian220.41%
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Lincoln County, Idaho Population by Race

Lincoln County, Idaho Population Pyramid $2021

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Lincoln County, Idaho Median Age

35.1


Total

33.9


Male

36


Female

Lincoln County, Idaho Adults

There are 3,766 adults, (695 of whom are seniors) in Lincoln County, Idaho.

Lincoln County, Idaho Age Dependency

74.2

Age Dependency Ratio

22.6

Old Age Dependency Ratio

51.6

Child Dependency Ratio

Lincoln County, Idaho Sex Ratio

Female

2,545

47.57%

Male

2,805

52.43%

Lincoln County, Idaho Population by Age

Lincoln County, Idaho Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

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Lincoln County, Idaho Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married72.6%27.4%
All68.2%31.8%
Non Family65.4%34.6%
Male62.6%37.4%
Female49.3%50.7%

68.2%

Rate of Home Ownership

Lincoln County, Idaho Households and Families

Type Count Average Size Owned
All1,7243.0868.2
Married1,0273.6672.6
Non Family4601.3265.4
Female1464.3649.3
Male913.2962.6

3.68

Average Family Size

3.08

Average Household Size

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Lincoln County, Idaho Households by Type

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Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade42312.59%
9th to 12th Grade36410.83%
High School Graduate1,11833.26%
Some College81324.19%
Associates Degree2988.87%
Bachelors Degree2537.53%
Graduate Degree922.74%
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Lincoln County, Idaho Educational Attainment by Sex (over 25)

Lincoln County, Idaho Educational Attainment by Race

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Race Total High School Bachelors
White2,3772,139288
Hispanic87132634
Other Race8516
2+ Races756914
Native American32325
Asian222214

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 asian people with a rate of 63.64%.

Lincoln County, Idaho Educational Attainment by Race

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Name Average Male Female
Overall$34,679$39,346$19,766
Less Than 9th Grade$32,966$35,119$
High School Graduate$33,319$39,577$14,808
Some College$35,743$50,167$21,296
Bachelors Degree$38,750$38,833$37,396
Graduate Degree$41,875$$39,531

$34,679

Average Earnings

$39,346

Average Male

$19,766

Average Female

Lincoln County, Idaho Earnings by Educational Attainment

Lincoln County, Idaho Language by Age

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Lincoln County, Idaho Language

75.11% of Lincoln County, Idaho residents speak only English, while 24.89% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 23.69% of the population.

Lincoln County, Idaho Language

Lincoln County, Idaho Poverty by Race

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Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
Hispanic1,63834521.06%
White3,4852737.83%
Multiple1482013.51%
Native32515.63%
Other17042.35%

12.11%

Overall Poverty Rate

12.84%

Male Poverty Rate

11.31%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Lincoln County, Idaho

The race most likely to be in poverty in Lincoln County, Idaho is Hispanic, with 21.06% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Lincoln County, Idaho is Other, with 2.35% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 1.84%. Among those working part-time, it was 7.89%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 20.92%.

Lincoln County, Idaho Poverty

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Name Poverty
Less Than 9th Grade20.90%
Some College7.67%
High School5.33%
Bachelors or Greater4.44%

Lincoln County, Idaho Poverty Rate by Education

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Rate Poverty
Female Unemployed27.27%
Male Unemployed5.33%
Male Employed4.41%
Female Employed3.32%

Lincoln County, Idaho Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Lincoln County, Idaho Income by Household Type

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Name Median Mean
Households$50,053$61,361
Families$53,958$70,183
Married Families$57,454-
Non Families$26,500$35,120
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Income by Household Type

Lincoln County, Idaho Marital Status

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Marriage Rates

55.3%

Overall Marriage Rate

55.4%

Male Marriage Rate

55.2%

Female Marriage Rate

Lincoln County, Idaho Married by Age and Sex

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Lincoln County, Idaho 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 45-54.

Lincoln County, Idaho Marital Status by Race

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Lincoln County, Idaho Marital Status

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307

Number of Veterans

277

Male Veterans

30

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Vietnam81
First Gulf War58
Second Gulf War55
Korea50
World War II22

Lincoln County, Idaho Veterans by War

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Age Group Veterans
75+94
65 to 7466
35 to 5455
55 to 6447
18 to 3445

Lincoln County, Idaho Veterans by Age

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Name Veterans % of Total
White2938.41%
Hispanic252.44%
Native American1443.75%

Lincoln County, Idaho Veterans by Race

Lincoln County, Idaho Veterans by Education

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1.64%

Veteran Poverty Rate

41.78%

Veteran Disability Rate

Lincoln County, Idaho Veterans by Education

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67.2%

Labor Force Participation

64.6%

Employment Rate

3.7%

Unemployment Rate

Lincoln County, Idaho Employment by Age

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Lincoln County, Idaho Employment by Race

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Lincoln County, Idaho 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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54.45%

Born in Lincoln County, Idaho

84.45%

Native Born

15.55%

Foreign Born

12.62%

Non Citizen

2.93%

Naturalized

Place of Birth

84.45% of Lincoln County, Idaho residents were born in the United States, with 54.45% having been born in Idaho. 12.62% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Latin America.

Lincoln County, Idaho Place of Birth

  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

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