Lincoln County, Wyoming Population 2020

Lincoln County, Wyoming's estimated population is 19,259 with a growth rate of 1.03% in the past year according to the most recent United States census data. Lincoln County, Wyoming is the 11th largest county in Wyoming.

Year Population Growth Growth Rate
201819,4341750.91%
201719,2591971.03%
201619,0623241.73%
201518,7381750.94%
201418,5632471.35%
201318,3163742.08%
201217,942-67-0.37%
201118,009-89-0.49%
201018,0985,47343.35%
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%

How Many People Live in Lincoln County, Wyoming?

19,259

Lincoln County, Wyoming Population Growth

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White18,22695.87%
Two or More Races4942.60%
Some Other Race1130.59%
American Indian and Alaska Native1000.53%
Asian560.29%
Black or African American180.09%
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander40.02%

Lincoln County, Wyoming Population Pyramid 2020

Lincoln County, Wyoming Median Age

39.3


Total

38.9


Male

39.6


Female

Lincoln County, Wyoming Adults

There are 13,801 adults, (3,026 of whom are seniors) in Lincoln County, Wyoming.

Lincoln County, Wyoming Age Dependency

76.4

Age Dependency Ratio

28.1

Old Age Dependency Ratio

48.4

Child Dependency Ratio

Lincoln County, Wyoming Sex Ratio

Female

9,316

49.00%

Male

9,695

51.00%

Lincoln County, Wyoming Households and Families

Lincoln County, Wyoming Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

Lincoln County, Wyoming Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married91.7%8.3%
All78.7%21.3%
Female64.1%35.9%
Non Family60%40%
Male59.9%40.1%

78.7%

Rate of Home Ownership

Type Count Average Size Owned
All7,0752.6778.7
Married4,1313.2891.7
Non Family2,1571.2660
Female3953.2764.1
Male3923.4459.9

3.21

Average Family Size

2.67

Average Household Size

4.8%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0.2%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

Lincoln County, Wyoming Education

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade1991.58%
9th to 12th Grade5784.59%
High School Graduate3,99831.78%
Some College3,64328.96%
Associates Degree1,32110.50%
Bachelors Degree2,05216.31%
Graduate Degree7896.27%

Lincoln County, Wyoming Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
White11,85711,2402,712
Hispanic44630753
Multiple Races19715651
Other Race91797
Native American7171
Asian515131
Black63
Islander444

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 islander people with a rate of 100.00%.

Name Average Male Female
Overall$40,959$55,459$26,459
Less Than High School$35,185$38,250$
High School Grad$38,097$50,096$20,950
Some College$36,712$53,676$26,840
Bachelors Degree$49,472$64,118$42,111
Graduate Degree$72,708$82,031$52,083

$40,959

Average Earnings

$55,459

Average Male

$26,459

Average Female

Lincoln County, Wyoming Language

Lincoln County, Wyoming Language by Age

Lincoln County, Wyoming Language

96.15% of Lincoln County, Wyoming residents speak only English, while 3.85% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 2.78% of the population.

Lincoln County, Wyoming Poverty

Lincoln County, Wyoming Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White17,4311,4888.54%
Hispanic86714716.96%
Multiple4937214.60%
Other1132925.66%
Native972121.65%

9.06%

Overall Poverty Rate

7.98%

Male Poverty Rate

10.20%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Lincoln County, Wyoming

The race most likely to be in poverty in Lincoln County, Wyoming is Other, with 25.66% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Lincoln County, Wyoming is White, with 8.54% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 1.84%. Among those working part-time, it was 11.68%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 18.56%.

Name Poverty
Less Than High School20.24%
High School8.38%
Some College6.31%
Bachelors or Greater4.65%
Name Poverty
Male Unemployed28.01%
Female Unemployed16.20%
Female Employed8.84%
Male Employed2.58%

Lincoln County, Wyoming Income

Lincoln County, Wyoming Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$64,519$80,387
Families$79,432$90,702
Married Families$87,166-
Non Families$34,140$53,459

Lincoln County, Wyoming Marital Status

Lincoln County, Wyoming Marital Status

Marriage Rates

61.0%

Overall Marriage Rate

60.5%

Male Marriage Rate

61.5%

Female Marriage Rate

Lincoln County, Wyoming Married by Age and Sex

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

Lincoln County, Wyoming Veterans

1,352

Number of Veterans

1,304

Male Veterans

48

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Vietnam634
Korea200
Second Gulf War172
First Gulf War171
World War II59
Name Veterans % of Total
White1,33110.00%
Hispanic265.19%
Indian1417.95%
2 or More41.86%
Black350.00%

$Lincoln County, Wyoming Veterans by Education

1.27%

Veteran Poverty Rate

33.18%

Veteran Disability Rate

Lincoln County, Wyoming Employment Status

66.7%

Labor Force Participation

63.6%

Employment Rate

4.4%

Unemployment Rate

Lincoln County, Wyoming 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

41.50%

Born in Wyoming

97.80%

Native Born

2.20%

Foreign Born

1.44%

Non Citizen

Place of Birth

97.80% of Lincoln County, Wyoming residents were born in the United States, with 41.50% having been born in Wyoming. 1.44% 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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