Lincoln County, Idaho Population 2020

Lincoln County, Idaho's estimated population is 5,338 with a growth rate of 1.19% in the past year according to the most recent United States census data. Lincoln County, Idaho is the 37th largest county in Idaho.

Year Population Growth Growth Rate
20185,360220.41%
20175,338631.19%
20165,275-28-0.53%
20155,303-27-0.51%
20145,33030.06%
20135,327661.25%
20125,2611302.53%
20115,131-75-1.44%
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%

How Many People Live in Lincoln County, Idaho?

5,338

Lincoln County, Idaho Population Growth

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White4,98193.61%
Two or More Races1713.21%
Some Other Race1342.52%
American Indian and Alaska Native260.49%
Asian90.17%

Lincoln County, Idaho Population Pyramid 2020

Lincoln County, Idaho Median Age

35


Total

35.6


Male

34.6


Female

Lincoln County, Idaho Adults

There are 3,696 adults, (661 of whom are seniors) in Lincoln County, Idaho.

Lincoln County, Idaho Age Dependency

75.3

Age Dependency Ratio

21.8

Old Age Dependency Ratio

53.5

Child Dependency Ratio

Lincoln County, Idaho Sex Ratio

Female

2,555

48.02%

Male

2,766

51.98%

Lincoln County, Idaho Households and Families

Lincoln County, Idaho Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

Lincoln County, Idaho Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married74.8%25.2%
All69.1%30.9%
Non Family67.3%32.7%
Male60.3%39.7%
Female40.3%59.7%

69.1%

Rate of Home Ownership

Type Count Average Size Owned
All1,6873.1369.1
Married1,0103.7474.8
Non Family4551.2867.3
Female1444.2340.3
Male783.9460.3

3.75

Average Family Size

3.13

Average Household Size

4%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0.1%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

Lincoln County, Idaho Education

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade33410.25%
9th to 12th Grade33710.34%
High School Graduate1,12834.62%
Some College86426.52%
Associates Degree2658.13%
Bachelors Degree2447.49%
Graduate Degree862.64%

Lincoln County, Idaho Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
White2,3652,133277
Hispanic78735631
Multiple Races927415
Other Race8549
Native American26265
Asian999

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 100.00%.

Name Average Male Female
Overall$33,580$39,874$19,678
Less Than High School$24,004$26,923$7,240
High School Grad$33,125$39,809$15,769
Some College$35,078$46,791$20,430
Bachelors Degree$40,179$38,958$40,795
Graduate Degree$58,750$59,375$

$33,580

Average Earnings

$39,874

Average Male

$19,678

Average Female

Lincoln County, Idaho Language

Lincoln County, Idaho Language by Age

Lincoln County, Idaho Language

73.40% of Lincoln County, Idaho residents speak only English, while 26.60% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 25.17% of the population.

Lincoln County, Idaho Poverty

Lincoln County, Idaho Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
Hispanic1,60736322.59%
White3,5003249.26%
Multiple1681810.71%
Native26519.23%

13.44%

Overall Poverty Rate

14.61%

Male Poverty Rate

12.18%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Lincoln County, Idaho

The race most likely to be in poverty in Lincoln County, Idaho is Hispanic, with 22.59% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Lincoln County, Idaho is White, with 9.26% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 3.31%. Among those working part-time, it was 8.16%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 21.34%.

Name Poverty
Less Than High School22.01%
Some College9.24%
High School6.68%
Bachelors or Greater4.32%
Name Poverty
Female Unemployed46.67%
Male Employed6.20%
Male Unemployed4.69%
Female Employed3.59%

Lincoln County, Idaho Income

Lincoln County, Idaho Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$48,222$57,971
Families$54,250$65,872
Married Families$55,938-
Non Families$23,092$35,112

Lincoln County, Idaho Marital Status

Lincoln County, Idaho Marital Status

Marriage Rates

55.4%

Overall Marriage Rate

57.5%

Male Marriage Rate

53.3%

Female Marriage Rate

Lincoln County, Idaho Married by Age and Sex

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

Lincoln County, Idaho Veterans

311

Number of Veterans

284

Male Veterans

27

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Vietnam116
First Gulf War54
Second Gulf War39
Korea35
World War II26

$Lincoln County, Idaho Veterans by Education

1.95%

Veteran Poverty Rate

43.32%

Veteran Disability Rate

Lincoln County, Idaho Employment Status

66.1%

Labor Force Participation

64.1%

Employment Rate

3.1%

Unemployment Rate

Lincoln County, Idaho 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

55.33%

Born in Idaho

85.51%

Native Born

14.49%

Foreign Born

12.61%

Non Citizen

Place of Birth

85.51% of Lincoln County, Idaho residents were born in the United States, with 55.33% having been born in Idaho. 12.61% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Latin America.

  1. US Census City/Town Population estimates - Most recent state estimates from the Census Bureau's Population Estimates Program
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