Living in Lincolnton, NC

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Updated: 2020-03-10

Lincolnton SnackAbility

5
Overall SnackAbility
Jobs
4/10
Housing
6
Affordability
5
Diversity
9
Safety
N/A
Amenities
8
Education
5
Commute
8

Lincolnton, NC Cost Of Living

91
Lincolnton's Overall Cost Of Living
0.9x
Lower Than The National Average

Lincolnton, North Carolina Info Snack

Lincolnton is a small city in Lincoln County, North Carolina, United States, within the Charlotte metropolitan area. The population was 10,683 at the 2010 census. Lincolnton is northwest of Charlotte, on the South Fork of the Catawba River. The junction of State Highway 27 and U.S. Route 321 is located nearby. The city is the county seat of Lincoln County, and is the only legally incorporated municipality wholly within the rural county.
Population
10,678
Unemployment
9.9%
Poverty
29.0%
Median Home
$133,100
Median Income
$35,902
Median Rent
$713

Lincolnton, NC Photos

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Rankings for Lincolnton in North Carolina

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Map Of Lincolnton, NC

Population over time in Lincolnton

Year Population % Change
2017 10,678 1.0%
2016 10,574 -0.2%
2015 10,593 -1.0%
2014 10,696 0.9%
2013 10,601 0.1%
2012 10,595 0.6%
2011 10,536 0.5%
2010 10,481 0.4%
2009 10,440 -

Race / Ethnicity in Lincolnton

White
62.9% (6,719)
African American
14.0% (1,493)
American Indian
0.3% (27)
Asian
0.1% (11)
Hawaiian
0.1% (8)
Other
0.0% (0)
Two Or More
4.5% (479)
Hispanic
18.2% (1,941)
Race Lincolnton NC USA
White 62.9% 63.3% 61.1%
African American 14.0% 21.1% 12.3%
American Indian 0.3% 1.1% 0.7%
Asian 0.1% 2.8% 5.4%
Hawaiian 0.1% 0.1% 0.2%
Other 0.0% 0.2% 0.2%
Two Or More 4.5% 2.2% 2.4%
Hispanic 18.2% 9.2% 17.8%

Household Income For Lincolnton, North Carolina

Less than $10,000
11.3% (120,795)
$10,000 to $14,999
8.2% (87,962)
$15,000 to $24,999
17.3% (184,990)
$25,000 to $34,999
11.7% (125,205)
$35,000 to $49,999
12.3% (131,331)
$50,000 to $74,999
17.9% (190,626)
$75,000 to $99,999
10.9% (116,139)
$100,000 to $149,999
6.3% (67,135)
$150,000 to $199,999
2.8% (29,647)
$200,000 or more
1.3% (13,966)
Income Lincolnton NC USA
Less than $10,000 11.3% 6.8% 6.3%
$10,000 to $14,999 8.2% 5.4% 4.6%
$15,000 to $24,999 17.3% 10.7% 9.3%
$25,000 to $34,999 11.7% 10.7% 9.3%
$35,000 to $49,999 12.3% 14.2% 12.6%
$50,000 to $74,999 17.9% 18.1% 17.5%
$75,000 to $99,999 10.9% 12.0% 12.5%
$100,000 to $149,999 6.3% 12.5% 14.6%
$150,000 to $199,999 2.8% 4.7% 6.3%
$200,000 or more 1.3% 4.9% 7.0%

Gender in Lincolnton

Female
51.0% (5,446)
Male
49.0% (5,232)
Gender Lincolnton NC USA
Female 51.0% 51.3% 50.8%
Male 49.0% 48.7% 49.2%

Highest level of educational attainment in Lincolnton for adults over 25

< 9th Grade
7.0% (747)
9-12th Grade
15.0% (1,601)
High School / GED
28.0% (2,989)
Some College
21.0% (2,242)
Associate's Degree
9.0% (961)
Bachelor's Degree
16.0% (1,708)
Master's Degree
4.0% (427)
Professional Degree
0.0% (0)
Doctorate Degree
0.0% (0)
Education Lincolnton NC USA
< 9th Grade 7.0% 4.0% 6.0%
9-12th Grade 15.0% 8.0% 7.0%
High School / GED 28.0% 26.0% 27.0%
Some College 21.0% 22.0% 21.0%
Associate's Degree 9.0% 9.0% 8.0%
Bachelor's Degree 16.0% 20.0% 19.0%
Master's Degree 4.0% 8.0% 9.0%
Professional Degree 0.0% 2.0% 2.0%
Doctorate Degree 0.0% 1.0% 1.0%

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