Lincoln County, Nevada Population 2020

Lincoln County, Nevada's estimated population is 5,182 with a growth rate of 0.54% in the past year according to the most recent United States census data. Lincoln County, Nevada is the 13th largest county in Nevada.

Year Population Growth Growth Rate
20185,201190.37%
20175,182280.54%
20165,154170.33%
20155,137-60-1.15%
20145,197-71-1.35%
20135,268-102-1.90%
20125,3701041.97%
20115,266-85-1.59%
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%

How Many People Live in Lincoln County, Nevada?

5,182

Lincoln County, Nevada Population Growth

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White4,61489.18%
Some Other Race2514.85%
Black or African American1923.71%
Asian621.20%
Two or More Races430.83%
American Indian and Alaska Native120.23%

Lincoln County, Nevada Population Pyramid 2020

Lincoln County, Nevada Median Age

45.2


Total

44.7


Male

45.7


Female

Lincoln County, Nevada Adults

There are 4,317 adults, (1,225 of whom are seniors) in Lincoln County, Nevada.

Lincoln County, Nevada Age Dependency

67.3

Age Dependency Ratio

39.6

Old Age Dependency Ratio

27.7

Child Dependency Ratio

Lincoln County, Nevada Sex Ratio

Female

2,501

48.34%

Male

2,673

51.66%

Lincoln County, Nevada Households and Families

Lincoln County, Nevada Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

Lincoln County, Nevada Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Male100%0%
Married86.7%13.3%
All73.6%26.4%
Non Family57.4%42.6%
Female55.1%44.9%

73.6%

Rate of Home Ownership

Type Count Average Size Owned
All2,0412.2773.6
Married1,0782.8686.7
Non Family7441.0857.4
Female1763.5155.1
Male432.84100

2.94

Average Family Size

2.27

Average Household Size

0.5%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

Lincoln County, Nevada Education

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade842.24%
9th to 12th Grade45612.17%
High School Graduate1,22532.69%
Some College99426.53%
Associates Degree3238.62%
Bachelors Degree40310.76%
Graduate Degree2626.99%

Lincoln County, Nevada Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
White3,2832,933638
Hispanic24312427
Other Race1969727
Black10960
Asian5848
Multiple Races4342
Native American12

The highest rate of high school graduation is among multiple races people with a rate of 97.67%.

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among white people with a rate of 19.43%.

Name Average Male Female
Overall$37,453$43,629$31,174
Less Than High School$23,621$23,642$
High School Grad$40,234$48,000$31,420
Some College$32,386$56,034$19,161
Bachelors Degree$28,917$28,580$29,487
Graduate Degree$70,947$71,389$70,877

$37,453

Average Earnings

$43,629

Average Male

$31,174

Average Female

Lincoln County, Nevada Language

Lincoln County, Nevada Language by Age

Lincoln County, Nevada Language

93.73% of Lincoln County, Nevada residents speak only English, while 6.27% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 4.62% of the population.

Lincoln County, Nevada Poverty

Lincoln County, Nevada Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White4,3402525.81%
Hispanic2115927.96%
Other9522.11%
Black22100.00%

6.76%

Overall Poverty Rate

3.74%

Male Poverty Rate

9.40%

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 2.11% 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 8.65%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 7.81%.

Name Poverty
High School8.62%
Less Than High School3.96%
Some College2.25%
Bachelors or Greater1.73%
Name Poverty
Male Unemployed19.64%
Female Unemployed11.36%
Female Employed6.29%
Male Employed0.00%

Lincoln County, Nevada Income

Lincoln County, Nevada Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$56,414$60,586
Families$64,059$71,477
Married Families$64,639-
Non Families$36,066$40,660

Lincoln County, Nevada Marital Status

Lincoln County, Nevada Marital Status

Marriage Rates

50.8%

Overall Marriage Rate

49.5%

Male Marriage Rate

52.3%

Female Marriage Rate

Lincoln County, Nevada Married by Age and Sex

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 35-44.

Lincoln County, Nevada Marital Status by Race

Lincoln County, Nevada Veterans

452

Number of Veterans

439

Male Veterans

13

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Vietnam280
Korea32
Second Gulf War27
First Gulf War21
World War II

$Lincoln County, Nevada Veterans by Education

0.00%

Veteran Poverty Rate

35.39%

Veteran Disability Rate

Lincoln County, Nevada Employment Status

45%

Labor Force Participation

40.2%

Employment Rate

10.6%

Unemployment Rate

Lincoln County, Nevada 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

23.39%

Born in Nevada

96.85%

Native Born

3.15%

Foreign Born

1.80%

Non Citizen

Place of Birth

96.85% of Lincoln County, Nevada residents were born in the United States, with 23.39% having been born in Nevada. 1.80% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Latin America.

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