Lincoln County WI Information


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  1. Lincoln County 2018 Demographic Data
  2. Growth Rates forLincoln County (Historical & 5-Year Forecast)
  3. Peer Comparisons (Rank and Percentile)
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Lincoln County WI Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2018)


Total Population 28,595
Population in Households 27,939
Population in Familes 22,420
Population in Group Qrtrs 656
Population Density2 33
Diversity Index3 11


Median Household Income $53,308
Average Household Income $64,724
Per Capita Income $27,409


Total Housing Units 17,047 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 9,383 (55.0%)
Renter Occupied HU 2,596 (15.2%)
Vacant Housing Units 5,068 (29.7%)
Median Home Value $150,730
Average Home Value $174,539


Total Households 11,979
Average Household Size 2.33
Family Households 8,005
Average Family Size 3
  1. Demographics are point estimates for July 1st of the current year and each for the forecast years. See References for more information.
  2. Population Density = Total Population per square mile.
  3. 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.


2010-2018 2018-2023
Population -0.06% -0.2%
Households -0.12% -0.21%
Families -0.26% -0.3%
Median Household Income   1.84%
Per Capita Income   2.56%


Lincoln County WI - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares Lincoln County to the other 72 counties and county equivalents in Wisconsin 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 # 44 40th
Population Density # 47 35th
Diversity Index # 64 13th
Median Household Income # 36 51st
Per Capita Income # 41 44th

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