Lincoln SnackAbility

5
/10
Overall SnackAbility
Jobs
6/10
Housing
5
Affordability
9
Diversity
6
Safety
6
Amenities
8.5
Education
7
Commute
9

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Lincoln, Illinois Info Snack

Lincoln is a city in Logan County, Illinois, United States. It is the only town in the United States that was named for and by Abraham Lincoln before he became president; he practiced law there from 1847 to 1859. First settled in the 1830s, Lincoln is home to three colleges and two prisons. The three colleges are Lincoln College, Lincoln Christian University, and Heartland Community College. It is also the home of the world's largest covered wagon.
Population
13,912
Unemployment
7.4%
Poverty
12.4%
Median Home
$90,300
Median Income
$52,245
Median Rent
$688

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Map Of Lincoln, IL

Population over time in Lincoln

Year Population % Change
2017 13,912 -2.4%
2016 14,253 -0.2%
2015 14,285 -0.7%
2014 14,382 0.4%
2013 14,323 0.4%
2012 14,259 -0.3%
2011 14,302 -1.0%
2010 14,441 -

Crime in Lincoln Per 100k

Crime Lincoln IL USA
Violent Crime 309.6 438.8 382.9
Murder 0.0 7.8 5.3
Robbery 43.2 137.2 98.0
Aggravated Assault 266.4 250.4 248.9
Property Crime 2311.5 2011.4 2362.0
Burglary 468.1 339.5 430.4
Larceny 1771.4 1508.8 1694.0
Car Theft 72.0 163.1 237.4

Race / Ethnicity in Lincoln

White
90.5% (12,586)
African American
2.3% (324)
American Indian
0.1% (12)
Asian
1.5% (206)
Hawaiian
0.0% (0)
Other
0.2% (23)
Two Or More
2.9% (410)
Hispanic
2.5% (351)
Race Lincoln IL USA
White 90.5% 61.9% 61.5%
African American 2.3% 14.1% 12.3%
American Indian 0.1% 0.1% 0.7%
Asian 1.5% 5.2% 5.3%
Hawaiian 0.0% 0.0% 0.2%
Other 0.2% 0.1% 0.2%
Two Or More 2.9% 1.8% 2.3%
Hispanic 2.5% 16.8% 17.6%

Household Income For Lincoln, Illinois

Less than $10,000
6.3% (87,645)
$10,000 to $14,999
5.2% (72,342)
$15,000 to $24,999
7.8% (108,513)
$25,000 to $34,999
12.2% (169,726)
$35,000 to $49,999
15.6% (217,027)
$50,000 to $74,999
25.5% (354,756)
$75,000 to $99,999
11.8% (164,161)
$100,000 to $149,999
10.9% (151,640)
$150,000 to $199,999
3.1% (43,127)
$200,000 or more
1.6% (22,259)
Income Lincoln IL USA
Less than $10,000 6.3% 6.9% 6.7%
$10,000 to $14,999 5.2% 4.2% 4.9%
$15,000 to $24,999 7.8% 9.3% 9.8%
$25,000 to $34,999 12.2% 8.8% 9.5%
$35,000 to $49,999 15.6% 12.3% 13.0%
$50,000 to $74,999 25.5% 17.4% 17.7%
$75,000 to $99,999 11.8% 12.7% 12.3%
$100,000 to $149,999 10.9% 15.0% 14.1%
$150,000 to $199,999 3.1% 6.5% 5.8%
$200,000 or more 1.6% 6.9% 6.3%

Gender in Lincoln

Female
50.5% (7,025)
Male
49.5% (6,886)
Gender Lincoln IL USA
Female 50.5% 50.9% 50.8%
Male 49.5% 49.1% 49.2%

Highest level of educational attainment in Lincoln for adults over 25

< 9th Grade
2.5% (346)
9-12th Grade
7.4% (1,028)
High School / GED
37.2% (5,174)
Some College
21.6% (3,010)
Associate's Degree
10.6% (1,478)
Bachelor's Degree
14.5% (2,019)
Master's Degree
4.2% (580)
Professional Degree
0.9% (123)
Doctorate Degree
1.1% (150)
Education Lincoln IL USA
< 9th Grade 2.5% 5.2% 8.8%
9-12th Grade 7.4% 6.3% 7.2%
High School / GED 37.2% 26.3% 27.3%
Some College 21.6% 20.9% 20.8%
Associate's Degree 10.6% 7.9% 8.3%
Bachelor's Degree 14.5% 20.5% 19.1%
Master's Degree 4.2% 9.5% 8.4%
Professional Degree 0.9% 2.2% 2.0%
Doctorate Degree 1.1% 1.3% 1.4%

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