Lincoln County, Maine Population 2021

Lincoln County, Maine's estimated population is 35,104 with a growth rate of 0.67% in the past year according to the most recent United States census data. Lincoln County, Maine is the 14th largest county inMaine. The 2010 Population was 34,385 and has seen a growth of 2.09% since this time.

Note: 2020 and 2021 data is projected
Year Population Growth Annual Growth Rate
202135,1042350.67%
202034,8692350.68%
201934,6342350.68%
201834,3991840.54%
201734,2152410.71%
201633,9741900.56%
201533,784-263-0.77%
201434,047-40-0.12%
201334,087-65-0.19%
201234,152-117-0.34%
201134,269-116-0.34%
201034,3854,02813.27%
199030,3574,66618.16%
198025,6915,15425.10%
197020,5372,04011.03%
196018,4974932.74%
195018,0041,71010.49%
194016,2947965.14%
193015,498-478-2.99%
192015,976-2,240-12.30%
191018,216-1,453-7.39%
190019,669-2,327-10.58%
189021,996-2,825-11.38%
188024,821-776-3.03%
187025,597-2,263-8.12%
186027,860-47,015-62.79%
185074,87511,35817.88%
184063,5176,32511.06%
183057,1924,0037.53%
182053,18910,19723.72%
181042,99212,76742.24%
180030,2259893.38%
179029,2360.00%
2021 Growth Rate
0.67% (235)
County Website
State
Founded
1760
County Seat
2010 Population
34,385
Growth Since 2010
2.09% (719)
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Lincoln County, Maine Population Growth

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White33,14396.91%
Two or More Races3671.07%
Asian3400.99%
American Indian and Alaska Native1480.43%
Black or African American1290.38%
Some Other Race740.22%
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Lincoln County, Maine Population by Race

Lincoln County, Maine Population Pyramid $2021

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Lincoln County, Maine Median Age

51


Total

49.4


Male

52.5


Female

Lincoln County, Maine Adults

There are 28,480 adults, (9,263 of whom are seniors) in Lincoln County, Maine.

Lincoln County, Maine Age Dependency

78

Age Dependency Ratio

48.2

Old Age Dependency Ratio

29.8

Child Dependency Ratio

Lincoln County, Maine Sex Ratio

Female

17,440

50.99%

Male

16,761

49.01%

Lincoln County, Maine Population by Age

Lincoln County, Maine Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

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Lincoln County, Maine Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Male59%41%
Female65.1%34.9%
Non Family68.5%31.5%
All79.2%20.8%
Married91.2%8.8%

79.2%

Rate of Home Ownership

Lincoln County, Maine Households and Families

Type Count Average Size Owned
All15,3362.1979.2
Married7,6992.6991.2
Non Family5,5431.2268.5
Female1,4862.9165.1
Male6082.959

2.64

Average Family Size

2.19

Average Household Size

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Lincoln County, Maine Households by Type

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Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade5412.06%
9th to 12th Grade1,2834.87%
High School Graduate9,05034.38%
Some College4,67017.74%
Associates Degree1,9667.47%
Bachelors Degree4,81118.28%
Graduate Degree4,00015.20%
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Lincoln County, Maine Educational Attainment by Sex (over 25)

Lincoln County, Maine Educational Attainment by Race

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Race Total High School Bachelors
White25,42623,6838,572
Hispanic24323878
Asian22119589
2+ Races22021255
Native American114923
Black93739
Other Race60557

The highest rate of high school graduation is among hispanic people with a rate of 97.94%.

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among asian people with a rate of 40.27%.

Lincoln County, Maine Educational Attainment by Race

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Name Average Male Female
Overall$33,812$40,972$27,181
Less Than 9th Grade$21,818$30,486$
High School Graduate$29,560$34,671$26,005
Some College$32,013$41,403$23,896
Bachelors Degree$42,155$50,345$36,295
Graduate Degree$53,250$68,250$47,674

$33,812

Average Earnings

$40,972

Average Male

$27,181

Average Female

Lincoln County, Maine Earnings by Educational Attainment

Lincoln County, Maine Language by Age

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Lincoln County, Maine Language

97.29% of Lincoln County, Maine residents speak only English, while 2.71% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Other Indo-European, which is spoken by 1.61% of the population.

Lincoln County, Maine Language

Lincoln County, Maine Poverty by Race

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Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White32,2713,87812.02%
Hispanic41418544.69%
Multiple3436218.08%
Other664466.67%
Black126129.52%
Native145106.90%
Asian33110.30%

12.31%

Overall Poverty Rate

10.69%

Male Poverty Rate

13.86%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Lincoln County, Maine

The race most likely to be in poverty in Lincoln County, Maine is Other, with 66.67% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Lincoln County, Maine is Asian, with 0.30% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 2.49%. Among those working part-time, it was 10.99%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 19.35%.

Lincoln County, Maine Poverty

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Name Poverty
Less Than 9th Grade32.90%
High School13.03%
Some College10.53%
Bachelors or Greater3.02%

Lincoln County, Maine Poverty Rate by Education

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Rate Poverty
Female Unemployed34.78%
Male Unemployed14.61%
Female Employed5.10%
Male Employed5.05%

Lincoln County, Maine Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Lincoln County, Maine Income by Household Type

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Name Median Mean
Households$57,720$74,439
Families$72,573$88,794
Married Families$84,603-
Non Families$32,549$44,848
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Income by Household Type

Lincoln County, Maine Marital Status

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Marriage Rates

54.9%

Overall Marriage Rate

57.8%

Male Marriage Rate

52.3%

Female Marriage Rate

Lincoln County, Maine Married by Age and Sex

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Lincoln County, Maine 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, Maine Marital Status by Race

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Lincoln County, Maine Marital Status

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3,272

Number of Veterans

3,098

Male Veterans

174

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Vietnam1,366
First Gulf War490
Second Gulf War388
Korea303
World War II129

Lincoln County, Maine Veterans by War

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Age Group Veterans
65 to 74998
75+988
35 to 54674
55 to 64524
18 to 3488

Lincoln County, Maine Veterans by Age

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Name Veterans % of Total
White3,26211.81%
Native American74.73%
Hispanic41.44%
2+ Races31.16%

Lincoln County, Maine Veterans by Race

Lincoln County, Maine Veterans by Education

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6.51%

Veteran Poverty Rate

32.03%

Veteran Disability Rate

Lincoln County, Maine Veterans by Education

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58.6%

Labor Force Participation

56.3%

Employment Rate

3.8%

Unemployment Rate

Lincoln County, Maine Employment by Age

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Lincoln County, Maine Employment by Race

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Lincoln County, Maine 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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57.22%

Born in Lincoln County, Maine

97.27%

Native Born

2.73%

Foreign Born

0.96%

Non Citizen

1.77%

Naturalized

Place of Birth

97.27% of Lincoln County, Maine residents were born in the United States, with 57.22% having been born in Maine. 0.96% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Europe.

Lincoln County, Maine 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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