Lincoln County, Wyoming Population 2022

Lincoln County, Wyoming's estimated population is 20,985 with a growth rate of 1.87% in the past year according to the most recent United States census data. Lincoln County, Wyoming is the 12th largest county in Wyoming. The 2010 Population was 18,099 and has seen a growth of 15.95% since this time.

Note: 2021 and 2022 data is projected
Year Population Growth Annual Growth Rate
202220,9853851.87%
202120,6003851.90%
202020,2153851.94%
201919,8303851.98%
201819,4451670.87%
201719,2782061.08%
201619,0723251.73%
201518,7471800.97%
201418,5672471.35%
201318,3203762.10%
201217,944-69-0.38%
201118,013-86-0.48%
201018,0995,47443.36%
199012,6254483.68%
198012,1773,53740.94%
19708,640-378-4.19%
19609,018-5-0.06%
19509,023-1,263-12.28%
194010,286-608-5.58%
193010,894-1,593-12.76%
192012,4870.00%
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Lincoln County, Wyoming Population Growth

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White18,46895.82%
Two or More Races5682.95%
Some Other Race950.49%
American Indian and Alaska Native800.42%
Asian540.28%
Black or African American90.05%
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Lincoln County, Wyoming Population by Race

Lincoln County, Wyoming Population Pyramid $2022

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Lincoln County, Wyoming Median Age

39.7


Total

38.9


Male

40.3


Female

Lincoln County, Wyoming Adults

There are 14,039 adults, (3,211 of whom are seniors) in Lincoln County, Wyoming.

Lincoln County, Wyoming Age Dependency

Age Dependency Ratio

29.7

Old Age Dependency Ratio

48.3

Child Dependency Ratio

Lincoln County, Wyoming Sex Ratio

Female

9,473

49.15%

Male

9,801

50.85%

Lincoln County, Wyoming Population by Age

Lincoln County, Wyoming Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

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Lincoln County, Wyoming Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Male58.4%41.6%
Female64%36%
Non Family69.3%30.7%
All82.4%17.6%
Married92.7%7.3%

82.4%

Rate of Home Ownership

Lincoln County, Wyoming Households and Families

Type Count Average Size Owned
All6,9082.7782.4
Married4,0753.4592.7
Non Family2,2131.2369.3
Female3583.5264
Male2624.2658.4

3.42

Average Family Size

2.77

Average Household Size

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Lincoln County, Wyoming Households by Type

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Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade2131.67%
9th to 12th Grade7105.55%
High School Graduate4,07131.84%
Some College3,20725.09%
Associates Degree1,55612.17%
Bachelors Degree2,12916.65%
Graduate Degree8987.02%
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Lincoln County, Wyoming Educational Attainment by Sex (over 25)

Lincoln County, Wyoming Educational Attainment by Race

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Race Total High School Bachelors
White12,03911,3562,909
Hispanic45823148
2+ Races21218647
Other Race7848
Native American65657
Asian494930
Black2

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 61.22%.

Lincoln County, Wyoming Educational Attainment by Race

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Name Average Male Female
Overall$38,869$51,852$26,855
Less Than 9th Grade$30,244$35,625$
High School Graduate$32,170$49,693$23,358
Some College$36,386$50,685$27,035
Bachelors Degree$45,573$59,940$40,276
Graduate Degree$73,553$78,945$66,250

$38,869

Average Earnings

$51,852

Average Male

$26,855

Average Female

Lincoln County, Wyoming Earnings by Educational Attainment

Lincoln County, Wyoming Language by Age

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Lincoln County, Wyoming Language

95.80% of Lincoln County, Wyoming residents speak only English, while 4.20% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 3.47% of the population.

Lincoln County, Wyoming Language

Lincoln County, Wyoming Poverty by Race

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Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White17,6251,3177.47%
Hispanic87414016.02%
Multiple56711720.63%
Other41NaN%
Native772127.27%

8.23%

Overall Poverty Rate

6.79%

Male Poverty Rate

9.73%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Lincoln County, Wyoming

The race most likely to be in poverty in Lincoln County, Wyoming is Native, with 27.27% below the poverty level.

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

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 1.75%. Among those working part-time, it was 9.26%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 17.14%.

Lincoln County, Wyoming Poverty

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Name Poverty
Less Than 9th Grade19.69%
High School6.93%
Bachelors or Greater6.71%
Some College4.66%

Lincoln County, Wyoming Poverty Rate by Education

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Rate Poverty
Male Unemployed19.48%
Female Unemployed15.54%
Female Employed6.64%
Male Employed2.51%

Lincoln County, Wyoming Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Lincoln County, Wyoming Income by Household Type

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Name Median Mean
Households$66,964$80,323
Families$81,752$94,255
Married Families$88,952-
Non Families$37,644$48,246
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Income by Household Type

Lincoln County, Wyoming Marital Status

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Marriage Rates

60.5%

Overall Marriage Rate

59.6%

Male Marriage Rate

61.4%

Female Marriage Rate

Lincoln County, Wyoming Married by Age and Sex

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Lincoln County, Wyoming 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 45-54.

Lincoln County, Wyoming Marital Status by Race

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Lincoln County, Wyoming Marital Status

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1,346

Number of Veterans

Male Veterans

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Vietnam731
Korea226
Second Gulf War115
First Gulf War113
World War II89

Lincoln County, Wyoming Veterans by War

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Age Group Veterans
65 to 74564
75+378
35 to 54218
55 to 64164
18 to 3422

Lincoln County, Wyoming Veterans by Age

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Name Veterans % of Total
White1,3349.84%
Hispanic275.05%
Native American1215.38%

Lincoln County, Wyoming Veterans by Race

Lincoln County, Wyoming Veterans by Education

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1.35%

Veteran Poverty Rate

36.16%

Veteran Disability Rate

Lincoln County, Wyoming Veterans by Education

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66.4%

Labor Force Participation

62.9%

Employment Rate

5.1%

Unemployment Rate

Lincoln County, Wyoming Employment by Age

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Lincoln County, Wyoming Employment by Race

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Lincoln County, Wyoming 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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40.09%

Born in Lincoln County, Wyoming

97.17%

Native Born

2.83%

Foreign Born

2.06%

Non Citizen

0.77%

Naturalized

Place of Birth

97.17% of Lincoln County, Wyoming residents were born in the United States, with 40.09% having been born in Wyoming. 2.06% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Latin America.

Lincoln County, Wyoming 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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