Lincoln County, Minnesota Population 2020

Lincoln County, Minnesota's estimated population is 5,655 with a growth rate of -0.16% in the past year according to the most recent United States census data. Lincoln County, Minnesota is the 80th largest county in Minnesota.

Year Population Growth Growth Rate
20205,655-9-0.16%
20195,664-9-0.16%
20185,673-9-0.16%
20175,682-22-0.39%
20165,704-7-0.12%
20155,711-55-0.95%
20145,766100.17%
20135,75610.02%
20125,755-53-0.91%
20115,808-78-1.33%
20105,886-1,004-14.57%
19906,890-1,317-16.05%
19808,207640.79%
19708,143-1,508-15.63%
19609,651-499-4.92%
195010,150-647-5.99%
194010,797-506-4.48%
193011,303350.31%
192011,2681,39414.12%
19109,87490810.13%
19008,9663,27557.55%
18905,6912,74693.24%
18802,9450.00%
2020 Growth Rate
-0.16%
County Website
Founded
March 6, 1873[1]
County Seat

Lincoln County, Minnesota Population Growth

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White5,57997.76%
American Indian and Alaska Native581.02%
Two or More Races320.56%
Black or African American150.26%
Some Other Race140.25%
Asian90.16%

Lincoln County, Minnesota Population Pyramid 2020

Lincoln County, Minnesota Median Age

45.8


Total

44.7


Male

46.9


Female

Lincoln County, Minnesota Adults

There are 4,397 adults, (1,403 of whom are seniors) in Lincoln County, Minnesota.

Lincoln County, Minnesota Age Dependency

90.6

Age Dependency Ratio

46.9

Old Age Dependency Ratio

43.8

Child Dependency Ratio

Lincoln County, Minnesota Sex Ratio

Female

2,852

49.97%

Male

2,855

50.03%

Lincoln County, Minnesota Households and Families

Lincoln County, Minnesota Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

Lincoln County, Minnesota Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married88.6%11.4%
All78.5%21.5%
Male68.8%31.3%
Non Family67.1%32.9%
Female63.4%36.6%

78.5%

Rate of Home Ownership

Type Count Average Size Owned
All2,4702.2478.5
Married1,3222.9288.6
Non Family9291.1467.1
Female1232.6863.4
Male962.8668.8

2.85

Average Family Size

2.24

Average Household Size

5.3%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

Lincoln County, Minnesota Education

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade1182.93%
9th to 12th Grade2325.76%
High School Graduate1,54238.26%
Some College88121.86%
Associates Degree51612.80%
Bachelors Degree57414.24%
Graduate Degree1674.14%

Lincoln County, Minnesota Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
White3,9233,607739
Native American5240
Hispanic48152
Black98
Multiple Races99
Asian11

The highest rate of high school graduation is among asian people with a rate of 100.00%.

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among white people with a rate of 18.84%.

Name Average Male Female
Overall$34,946$39,602$29,537
Less Than High School$32,125$36,806$17,500
High School Grad$30,642$36,667$22,750
Some College$34,000$39,769$29,135
Bachelors Degree$41,071$56,563$38,750
Graduate Degree$55,625$72,500$51,250

$34,946

Average Earnings

$39,602

Average Male

$29,537

Average Female

Lincoln County, Minnesota Language

Lincoln County, Minnesota Language by Age

Lincoln County, Minnesota Language

98.97% of Lincoln County, Minnesota residents speak only English, while 1.03% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Other Indo-European, which is spoken by 0.62% of the population.

Lincoln County, Minnesota Poverty

Lincoln County, Minnesota Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White5,34054610.22%
Multiple251352.00%
Hispanic1061110.38%
Native5735.26%

10.37%

Overall Poverty Rate

8.88%

Male Poverty Rate

11.89%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Lincoln County, Minnesota

The race most likely to be in poverty in Lincoln County, Minnesota is Multiple, with 52.00% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Lincoln County, Minnesota is Native, with 5.26% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 2.18%. Among those working part-time, it was 13.73%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 20.64%.

Name Poverty
Less Than High School21.34%
High School13.37%
Some College6.64%
Bachelors or Greater2.97%
Name Poverty
Female Unemployed42.31%
Male Unemployed31.11%
Female Employed6.74%
Male Employed3.64%

Lincoln County, Minnesota Income

Lincoln County, Minnesota Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$52,301$64,657
Families$66,696$77,648
Married Families$72,879-
Non Families$26,031$41,678

Lincoln County, Minnesota Marital Status

Lincoln County, Minnesota Marital Status

Marriage Rates

59.9%

Overall Marriage Rate

62.1%

Male Marriage Rate

57.8%

Female Marriage Rate

Lincoln County, Minnesota Married by Age and Sex

Lincoln County, Minnesota 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.

Lincoln County, Minnesota Marital Status by Race

Lincoln County, Minnesota Veterans

439

Number of Veterans

419

Male Veterans

20

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Vietnam144
Second Gulf War64
Korea60
First Gulf War48
World War II24
Age Group Veterans
75+158
65 to 74130
35 to 5484
18 to 3434
55 to 6433
Name Veterans % of Total
White43510.11%
Hispanic45.26%
Black436.36%

$Lincoln County, Minnesota Veterans by Education

12.68%

Veteran Poverty Rate

28.47%

Veteran Disability Rate

Lincoln County, Minnesota Employment Status

64.4%

Labor Force Participation

62.8%

Employment Rate

2.4%

Unemployment Rate

Lincoln County, Minnesota 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

70.33%

Born in Minnesota

99.33%

Native Born

0.67%

Foreign Born

0.12%

Non Citizen

Place of Birth

99.33% of Lincoln County, Minnesota residents were born in the United States, with 70.33% having been born in Minnesota. 0.12% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Europe.

  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