Lincoln County, Nevada Population 2022

Lincoln County, Nevada's estimated population is 5,021 with a growth rate of -1.06% in the past year according to the most recent United States census data. Lincoln County, Nevada is the 14th largest county in Nevada. The 2010 Population was 5,351 and has seen a growth of -6.17% since this time.

Note: 2021 and 2022 data is projected
Year Population Growth Annual Growth Rate
20225,021-54-1.06%
20215,075-54-1.05%
20205,129-54-1.04%
20195,183-54-1.03%
20185,237460.89%
20175,191370.72%
20165,154180.35%
20155,136-63-1.21%
20145,199-68-1.29%
20135,267-104-1.94%
20125,3711021.94%
20115,269-82-1.53%
20105,3511,57641.75%
19903,775431.15%
19803,7321,17545.95%
19702,5571265.18%
19602,431-1,406-36.64%
19503,837-293-7.09%
19404,13052914.69%
19303,6011,31457.46%
19202,287-1,202-34.45%
19103,4892056.24%
19003,28481833.17%
18902,466-171-6.48%
18802,637-348-11.66%
18702,9850.00%
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Lincoln County, Nevada Population Growth

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White4,58988.59%
Black or African American2324.48%
Some Other Race2154.15%
American Indian and Alaska Native591.14%
Asian460.89%
Two or More Races390.75%
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Lincoln County, Nevada Population by Race

Lincoln County, Nevada Population Pyramid $2022

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Lincoln County, Nevada Median Age

44.4


Total

40.5


Male

45.6


Female

Lincoln County, Nevada Adults

There are 4,245 adults, (1,134 of whom are seniors) in Lincoln County, Nevada.

Lincoln County, Nevada Age Dependency

Age Dependency Ratio

36.5

Old Age Dependency Ratio

30.1

Child Dependency Ratio

Lincoln County, Nevada Sex Ratio

Female

2,390

46.14%

Male

2,790

53.86%

Lincoln County, Nevada Population by Age

Lincoln County, Nevada Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

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Lincoln County, Nevada Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Non Family52.3%47.7%
All74.8%25.2%
Married87.3%12.7%
Female95.8%4.2%
Male100%0%

74.8%

Rate of Home Ownership

Lincoln County, Nevada Households and Families

Type Count Average Size Owned
All2,0182.2874.8
Married9843.0387.3
Non Family7911.152.3
Female1423.2195.8
Male1012.87100

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Average Family Size

2.28

Average Household Size

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Lincoln County, Nevada Households by Type

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Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade1002.69%
9th to 12th Grade41311.12%
High School Graduate1,27234.26%
Some College91824.72%
Associates Degree2827.59%
Bachelors Degree44912.09%
Graduate Degree2797.51%
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Lincoln County, Nevada Educational Attainment by Sex (over 25)

Lincoln County, Nevada Educational Attainment by Race

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Race Total High School Bachelors
White3,2422,951704
Hispanic2207124
Other Race1655824
Black13478
Native American5929
Asian4133
2+ Races3938

The highest rate of high school graduation is among 2+ races people with a rate of 97.44%.

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among white people with a rate of 21.71%.

Lincoln County, Nevada Educational Attainment by Race

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Name Average Male Female
Overall$42,176$47,411$39,830
Less Than 9th Grade$23,945$23,984$
High School Graduate$40,778$41,364$40,588
Some College$41,875$57,216$30,909
Bachelors Degree$31,959$31,216$36,833
Graduate Degree$73,992$77,000$71,940

$42,176

Average Earnings

$47,411

Average Male

$39,830

Average Female

Lincoln County, Nevada Earnings by Educational Attainment

Lincoln County, Nevada Language by Age

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Lincoln County, Nevada Language

94.69% of Lincoln County, Nevada residents speak only English, while 5.31% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 3.95% of the population.

Lincoln County, Nevada Language

Lincoln County, Nevada Poverty by Race

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Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White4,3452004.60%
Hispanic1503422.67%
Native592135.59%
Black1919100.00%
Other2NaN%

5.50%

Overall Poverty Rate

2.14%

Male Poverty Rate

8.70%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Lincoln County, Nevada

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

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

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 0.00%. Among those working part-time, it was 5.85%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 8.90%.

Lincoln County, Nevada Poverty

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Name Poverty
Less Than 9th Grade13.42%
High School9.01%
Some College1.94%
Bachelors or Greater0.86%

Lincoln County, Nevada Poverty Rate by Education

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Rate Poverty
Male Unemployed17.95%
Female Employed3.54%
Female Unemployed0.00%
Male Employed0.00%

Lincoln County, Nevada Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Lincoln County, Nevada Income by Household Type

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Name Median Mean
Households$58,462$66,310
Families$66,335$76,105
Married Families$67,679-
Non Families$37,180$48,990
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Income by Household Type

Lincoln County, Nevada Marital Status

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Marriage Rates

46.6%

Overall Marriage Rate

42.1%

Male Marriage Rate

52.1%

Female Marriage Rate

Lincoln County, Nevada Married by Age and Sex

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Lincoln County, Nevada Marriage

The age group where males are most likely to be married is 55-64, while the female age group most likely to be married is 55-64.

Lincoln County, Nevada Marital Status by Race

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Lincoln County, Nevada Marital Status

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520

Number of Veterans

Male Veterans

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Vietnam329
First Gulf War54
Korea28
Second Gulf War24
World War II

Lincoln County, Nevada Veterans by War

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Age Group Veterans
65 to 74289
55 to 6495
35 to 5485
75+51
18 to 34

Lincoln County, Nevada Veterans by Age

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Name Veterans % of Total
White44912.17%
Hispanic7125.18%
Other Race7135.68%

Lincoln County, Nevada Veterans by Race

Lincoln County, Nevada Veterans by Education

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0.00%

Veteran Poverty Rate

26.42%

Veteran Disability Rate

Lincoln County, Nevada Veterans by Education

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44.2%

Labor Force Participation

40.8%

Employment Rate

7.6%

Unemployment Rate

Lincoln County, Nevada Employment by Age

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Lincoln County, Nevada Employment by Race

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Lincoln County, Nevada 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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28.22%

Born in Lincoln County, Nevada

97.24%

Native Born

2.76%

Foreign Born

1.39%

Non Citizen

1.37%

Naturalized

Place of Birth

97.24% of Lincoln County, Nevada residents were born in the United States, with 28.22% having been born in Nevada. 1.39% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Latin America.

Lincoln County, Nevada 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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