Lincoln County MT 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)
  1. Neighborhoods Demographics (Home Values, Household Income, etc.)
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  3. Montana Data Comparison Tool - 2018 Demographics

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


Total Population 19,876
Population in Households 19,667
Population in Familes 15,085
Population in Group Qrtrs 209
Population Density2 6
Diversity Index3 16


Median Household Income $39,500
Average Household Income $54,582
Per Capita Income $24,752


Total Housing Units 11,958 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 7,011 (58.6%)
Renter Occupied HU 1,944 (16.3%)
Vacant Housing Units 3,003 (25.1%)
Median Home Value $217,006
Average Home Value $243,453


Total Households 8,955
Average Household Size 2.2
Family Households 5,577
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 0.12% 0.33%
Households 0.15% 0.35%
Families -0.07% 0.22%
Median Household Income   1.3%
Per Capita Income   2.12%


Lincoln County MT - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares Lincoln County to the other 56 counties and county equivalents 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 # 10 84th
Population Density # 15 77th
Diversity Index # 37 38th
Median Household Income # 49 14th
Per Capita Income # 41 29th

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