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Lincoln, Montana - Basic Facts

The Lincoln Census Designated Place had a population of 1,065 as of July 1, 2018.

The primary coordinate point for Lincoln is located at latitude 46.9534 and longitude -112.6715 in Lewis and Clark County. The formal boundaries for the Lincoln Census Designated Place (see map below) encompass a land area of 17.54 sq. miles and a water area of 0.52 sq. miles. Lewis and Clark County is in the Mountain time zone (GMT -7). The elevation is 4,541 feet.

The Lincoln Census Designated Place (GNIS ID: 2408610) has a U1 Census Class Code which indicates a census designated place with an official federally recognized name. It also has a Functional Status Code of "S" which identifies a statistical entity.

Montana is one of 20 states where Census County Divisions (CCDs) are used for statistical tracking of subdivisions within each county. The Lincoln Census Designated Place is located within Lincoln Division of Lewis and Clark County.

Alternate Unofficial Names for Lincoln: Lincoln City, Lincoln Gulch City, Lincolnville, Springfield City.

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


Total Population 1,065
Population in Households 1,065
Population in Familes 785
Population in Group Qrtrs 0
Population Density2 61
Diversity Index3 13


Median Household Income $39,139
Average Household Income $47,166
Per Capita Income $23,440


Total Housing Units 892 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 390 (43.7%)
Renter Occupied HU 144 (16.1%)
Vacant Housing Units 359 (40.2%)
Median Home Value $190,686
Average Home Value $282,005


Total Households 533
Average Household Size 2.0
Family Households 313
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 0.61% 0.83%
Households 0.61% 0.78%
Families 0.68% 0.57%
Median Household Income   2.28%
Per Capita Income   2.05%

Lincoln, MT - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares Lincoln to the other 364 incorporated cities, towns and CDPs in Montana 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 # 84 77th
Population Density # 258 29th
Diversity Index # 254 30th
Median Household Income # 290 21st
Per Capita Income # 272 26th

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