Lincoln County ID Information


Lincoln County Subdivisions

Lincoln County ID Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2018)


Total Population 5,339
Population in Households 5,302
Population in Familes 4,567
Population in Group Qrtrs 37
Population Density1 4
Diversity Index2 65


Median Household Income $45,369
Average Household Income $56,979
Per Capita Income $18,379


Total Housing Units 2,034 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 1,104 (54.3%)
Renter Occupied HU 608 (29.9%)
Vacant Housing Units 322 (15.8%)
Median Home Value $158,102
Average Home Value $229,280


Total Households 1,712
Average Household Size 3.1
Family Households 1,260
Average Family Size 4
  1. Population Density = Total Population per square mile.
  2. The Diversity Index is a scale of 0 to 100 that represents the likelihood that two persons, chosen at random from the same area, belong to different race or ethnic groups. If an area's entire population belongs to one race AND one ethnic group, then the area has zero diversity. An area's diversity index increases to 100 when the population is evenly divided into two or more race/ethnic groups.


2010-2017 2017-2022
Population 0.3% -0.34%
Households 0.05% -0.61%
Families -0.11% -0.72%
Median Household Income   2.0%
Per Capita Income   1.78%


Lincoln County ID - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares Lincoln County to the other 44 counties and county equivalents in Idaho by rank and percentile using July 1, 2018 data. The location Ranked # 1 has the highest value. A location that ranks higher than 75% of its peers would be in the 75th percentile of the peer group.

Variable Description Rank Percentile
Total Population # 37 18th
Population Density # 31 32nd
Diversity Index # 6 89th
Median Household Income # 24 48th
Per Capita Income # 42 7th

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