Economic Development

Lincoln County Demographics

Population

Year Est Population Annual Growth Rate
2014
5,004*
-5.51%
2013
5,296
0.26%
2012
5,282
2.00%
2011
5,177
2.31%
2010
5,060
11.90%

Source: U.S. Census Bureau, American Community Survey, Demographic & Housing Estimates, *Nevada State Demographer, estimate

Return to TopGender Composition

Year Est Population Male Female
# % # %
2013
5,296
2,855 53.9 2,441 46.1
2012
5,282
2,726 51.6 2,556 48.4
2011
5,177
2,734 52.8 2,443 47.2
2010
5,060
2,746 54.3 2,314 45.7
2009
4,523
2,448 54.1 2,075 45.9

Source: U.S. Census Bureau, American Community Survey, Demographic & Housing Estimates

Return to TopAge Distribution

Year Est Population Median Age Under 14 15 to 19 20 to 24
# % # % # %
2013
5,296
35.7
1,107 20.9 517 9.8 351 6.6
2012
5,282
35.9
1,182 22.4 405 7.7 375 7.1
2011
5,177
35.7
1,250 24.1 499 9.6 308 5.9
2010
5,060
35.5
1,263 25.0 429 8.5 299 5.9
2009
4,523
32.3
1,262 27.9 442 9.8 234 5.2
Year Est Population 25 to 34 35 to 44 45 to 54 55+
# % # % # % # %
2013
5,296
580 11.0 689 13.0 692 13.1 1,360 25.7
2012
5,282
581 11.0 590 11.2 558 10.6 1,591 30.1
2011
5,177
417 8.1 647 12.5 541 10.5 1,515 29.3
2010
5,060
477 9.4 662 13.1 540 10.7 1,390 27.5
2009
4,523
512 11.3 655 14.5 487 10.8 931 20.6

Source: U.S. Census Bureau, American Community Survey, Demographic & Housing Estimates

Return to TopMigration

Year Est Population* Annual In-Migration Annual Out-Migration
# % # %
2010
5,060
788 15.6 301 5.9
2009
4,523
1,020 22.6 274 6.1

Source: U.S. Census Bureau, *U.S. Census Bureau, American Community Survey, Demographic & Housing Estimates

Return to TopRace/Ethnic Origin

Year Est Population White Black American Indian/Alaskan
# % # % # %
2013
5,296
4,839 91.4 122 2.3 335 6.3
2012
5,282
4,827 91.4 163 3.1 288 5.5
2011
5,177
4,820 93.1 148 2.9 194 3.7
2010
5,060
4,587 90.7 182 3.6 171 3.4
2009
4,523
4,091 90.4 202 4.5 153 3.4
Year Est Population Asian/Pacific Islander Hispanic or Latino (of any race) Some Other Race
# % # % # %
2013
5,296
19 0.4 376 7.1 24 0.5
2012
5,282
30 0.6 380 7.2 14 0.3
2011
5,177
72 1.4 359 6.9 0 0.0
2010
5,060
138 2.7 220 4.3 0 0.0
2009
4,523
85 1.9 230 5.1 10 0.2

Source: U.S. Census Bureau, American Community Survey, Demographic & Housing Estimates
In combination with one or more of the other races listed.  The six numbers may add to more than the total population, and the six percentages may add to more than 100 percent because individuals may report more than one race.

Return to TopIncome

Year Per Capita Income Median Household Income Median Family Income
2013
$22,879
$40,143
$48,816
2012
$19,215
$39,293
$50,307
2011
$18,298
$42,662
$51,121
2010
$18,148
$44,695
$56,167
2009
$16,272
$42,955
$55,714

Source: U.S. Census Bureau, American Community Survey, Selected Economic Characteristics

Household Income
Year Total Households $0 to $14,999 $15,000 to $24,999 $25,000 to $34,999 $35,000 to $49,999
# % # % # % # %
2013
1,969
285 14.5 396 20.1 194 9.9 332 16.9
2012
1,976
287 14.5 439 22.2 170 8.6 304 15.4
2011
1,815
239 13.2 378 20.8 214 11.8 244 13.4
2010
1,759
197 11.2 293 16.7 189 10.7 279 15.9
2009
1,480
214 14.5 268 18.1 130 8.8 191 12.9
Year Total Households $50,000 to $74,999 $75,000 to $99,999 $100,000 +
# % # % # %
2013
1,969
408 20.7 150 7.6 204 10.4
2012
1,976
387 19.6 179 9.1 210 10.6
2011
1,815
378 20.8 151 8.3 211 11.6
2010
1,759
360 20.5 253 14.4 188 10.7
2009
1,480
314 21.2 197 13.3 166 11.2

Source: U.S. Census Bureau, American Community Survey, Selected Economic Characteristics

 

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Educational Attainment

Year Population 25+ < 9th 9th-12th
no diploma
High School Diploma Some College
no diploma
# % # % # % # %
2013
3,321
124 3.7 452 13.6 1,070 32.2 873 26.3
2012
3,320
123 3.7 373 11.2 1,042 31.4 965 29.1
2011
3,120
130 4.2 320 10.3 936 30.0 1,010 32.4
2010
3,069
113 3.7 409 13.3 900 29.3 942 30.7
2009
2,585
96 3.7 276 10.7 843 32.6 769 29.7
Year Population 25+ Associate Degree Bachelor's Degree Graduate/Professional Degree
# % # % # %
2013
3,321
261 7.9 451 13.6 90 2.7
2012
3,320
259 7.8 371 11.2 187 5.6
2011
3,120
211 6.8 288 9.2 225 7.2
2010
3,069
220 7.2 295 9.6 190 6.2
2009
2,585
173 6.7 258 10.0 170 6.6

Source: U.S. Census Bureau, American Community Survey, Selected Social Characteristics