Lincoln County, Missouri Population 2021

Lincoln County, Missouri's estimated population is 61,813 with a growth rate of 2.32% in the past year according to the most recent United States census data. Lincoln County, Missouri is the 19th largest county inMissouri. The 2010 Population was 52,674 and has seen a growth of 17.35% since this time.

Note: 2020 and 2021 data is projected
Year Population Growth Annual Growth Rate
202161,8131,4002.32%
202060,4131,4002.37%
201959,0131,4002.43%
201857,6131,5682.80%
201756,0458991.63%
201655,1465791.06%
201554,5673970.73%
201454,1703850.72%
201353,7855200.98%
201253,2652140.40%
201153,0513770.72%
201052,67423,78282.31%
199028,8926,69930.19%
198022,1934,15223.01%
197018,0413,25822.04%
196014,7831,3059.68%
195013,478-917-6.37%
194014,3954663.35%
193013,929-2,027-12.70%
192015,956-1,077-6.32%
191017,033-1,319-7.19%
190018,35260.03%
189018,3469205.28%
188017,4261,4669.19%
187015,9601,75012.32%
186014,2104,78950.83%
18509,4211,97226.47%
18407,4493,39083.52%
18304,0592,397144.22%
18201,6620.00%
2021 Growth Rate
2.32% (1,400)
County Website
Founded
December 14, 1818
County Seat
2010 Population
52,674
Growth Since 2010
17.35% (9,139)
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Lincoln County, Missouri Population Growth

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White53,59394.89%
Two or More Races1,2012.13%
Black or African American1,0881.93%
Some Other Race2420.43%
American Indian and Alaska Native1820.32%
Asian1580.28%
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander130.02%
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Lincoln County, Missouri Population by Race

Lincoln County, Missouri Population Pyramid $2021

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Lincoln County, Missouri Median Age

37.1


Total

36.4


Male

37.7


Female

Lincoln County, Missouri Adults

There are 42,058 adults, (7,499 of whom are seniors) in Lincoln County, Missouri.

Lincoln County, Missouri Age Dependency

63.4

Age Dependency Ratio

21.7

Old Age Dependency Ratio

41.7

Child Dependency Ratio

Lincoln County, Missouri Sex Ratio

Female

28,421

50.32%

Male

28,056

49.68%

Lincoln County, Missouri Population by Age

Lincoln County, Missouri Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

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Lincoln County, Missouri Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Female52.8%47.2%
Male66.4%33.6%
Non Family69.3%30.7%
All78.5%21.5%
Married88.2%11.8%

78.5%

Rate of Home Ownership

Lincoln County, Missouri Households and Families

Type Count Average Size Owned
All19,2862.8978.5
Married11,3783.3588.2
Non Family4,8321.2969.3
Female2,1083.6952.8
Male9683.7566.4

3.32

Average Family Size

2.89

Average Household Size

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Lincoln County, Missouri Households by Type

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Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade8082.16%
9th to 12th Grade3,1228.35%
High School Graduate15,81742.28%
Some College7,76820.76%
Associates Degree3,5959.61%
Bachelors Degree4,46211.93%
Graduate Degree1,8384.91%
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Lincoln County, Missouri Educational Attainment by Sex (over 25)

Lincoln County, Missouri Educational Attainment by Race

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Race Total High School Bachelors
White35,39331,8355,842
Hispanic736598153
Black623424102
2+ Races415391109
Asian14012962
Other Race13584
Native American11211232

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 44.29%.

Lincoln County, Missouri Educational Attainment by Race

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Name Average Male Female
Overall$40,510$50,080$31,778
Less Than 9th Grade$27,500$40,625$18,072
High School Graduate$37,109$46,477$26,821
Some College$41,105$52,182$30,604
Bachelors Degree$45,938$65,801$41,103
Graduate Degree$58,130$86,250$50,114

$40,510

Average Earnings

$50,080

Average Male

$31,778

Average Female

Lincoln County, Missouri Earnings by Educational Attainment

Lincoln County, Missouri Language by Age

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Lincoln County, Missouri Language

98.25% of Lincoln County, Missouri residents speak only English, while 1.75% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 0.95% of the population.

Lincoln County, Missouri Language

Lincoln County, Missouri Poverty by Race

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Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White51,7725,33810.31%
Black1,00229429.34%
Multiple1,20127322.73%
Hispanic1,38715911.46%
Other2428133.47%
Asian1553925.16%
Islander1313100.00%

11.02%

Overall Poverty Rate

9.41%

Male Poverty Rate

12.61%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Lincoln County, Missouri

The race most likely to be in poverty in Lincoln County, Missouri is Islander, with 100.00% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Lincoln County, Missouri is White, with 10.31% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 2.23%. Among those working part-time, it was 10.21%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 21.13%.

Lincoln County, Missouri Poverty

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Name Poverty
Less Than 9th Grade23.06%
High School9.06%
Some College8.97%
Bachelors or Greater5.42%

Lincoln County, Missouri Poverty Rate by Education

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Rate Poverty
Female Unemployed44.44%
Male Unemployed19.72%
Female Employed4.60%
Male Employed2.30%

Lincoln County, Missouri Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Lincoln County, Missouri Income by Household Type

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Name Median Mean
Households$64,196$74,375
Families$74,153$84,218
Married Families$83,366$95,957
Non Families$31,328$39,218
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Income by Household Type

Lincoln County, Missouri Marital Status

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Marriage Rates

54.2%

Overall Marriage Rate

55.0%

Male Marriage Rate

53.5%

Female Marriage Rate

Lincoln County, Missouri Married by Age and Sex

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Lincoln County, Missouri Marriage

The age group where males are most likely to be married is 45-54, while the female age group most likely to be married is 45-54.

Lincoln County, Missouri Marital Status by Race

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Lincoln County, Missouri Marital Status

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3,654

Number of Veterans

3,382

Male Veterans

272

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Vietnam1,414
First Gulf War592
Second Gulf War568
Korea153
World War II46

Lincoln County, Missouri Veterans by War

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Age Group Veterans
65 to 741,158
55 to 64792
35 to 54720
75+649
18 to 34335

Lincoln County, Missouri Veterans by Age

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Name Veterans % of Total
White3,5788.93%
Black728.37%
Hispanic344.23%
Native American42.55%

Lincoln County, Missouri Veterans by Race

Lincoln County, Missouri Veterans by Education

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5.94%

Veteran Poverty Rate

28.81%

Veteran Disability Rate

Lincoln County, Missouri Veterans by Education

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63.5%

Labor Force Participation

61%

Employment Rate

3.8%

Unemployment Rate

Lincoln County, Missouri Employment by Age

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Lincoln County, Missouri Employment by Race

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Lincoln County, Missouri 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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77.70%

Born in Lincoln County, Missouri

98.78%

Native Born

1.22%

Foreign Born

0.36%

Non Citizen

0.86%

Naturalized

Place of Birth

98.78% of Lincoln County, Missouri residents were born in the United States, with 77.70% having been born in Missouri. 0.36% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Latin America.

Lincoln County, Missouri 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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