Lincoln, CA Profile: Facts, Map & Data

Advertisement

Lincoln Local Links & Resources:
Hotels | Resources | ALL Lincoln Content

Also See: Lincoln, CA ZIP Codes & ZIP Code Maps | Local Area Photos

Lincoln, California - Basic Facts

The City of Lincoln had a population of 46,431 as of July 1, 2015.

The primary coordinate point for Lincoln is located at latitude 38.8755 and longitude -121.2924 in Placer County. The formal boundaries for the City of Lincoln (see map below) encompass a land area of 20.09 sq. miles and a water area of 0.02 sq. miles. Placer County is in the Pacific time zone (GMT -8). The elevation is 167 feet.

The City of Lincoln (GNIS ID: 2410835) has a C1 Census Class Code which indicates an active incorporated place that does not serve as a county subdivision equivalent. It also has a Functional Status Code of "A" which identifies an active government providing primary general-purpose functions.

Beneath the boundary map are tables with Lincoln population, income and housing data, five-year growth projections and peer comparisons for key demographic data. The estimates are for July 1, 2015.

City of Lincoln, CA Boundary Map

Advertisement

Also See: BIG Map | Driving Directions | CA Congressional Districts
Boundary Maps: | Placer County | California Counties

Search the map for:
Advertisement

Lincoln, CA Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2015)

POPULATION

Total Population 46,431
Population in Households 46,287
Population in Familes 39,736
Population in Group Qrtrs 144
Population Density1 2,309
Diversity Index2 58
 

HOUSEHOLDS

Total Households 17,592
Average Household Size 2.63
Family Households 13,040
Average Family Size 3

HOUSING

Total Housing Units 18,594 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 13,729 (73.8%)
Renter Occupied HU 3,864 (20.8%)
Vacant Housing Units 1,002 ( 5.4%)
Median Home Value $364,567
Average Home Value $398,581
 

INCOME

Median Household Income $79,018
Average Household Income $91,093
Per Capita Income $34,484
  (Compound Annual Growth Rates)

GROWTH RATES

2010-2015 2015-2020
Population 1.55% 1.53%
Households 1.25% 1.41%
Families 1.35% 1.47%
Median Household Income   1.94%
Per Capita Income   2.64%
1) Population Density = Total Population per square mile.
2) The Diversity Index is a scale of 0 to 100 that represents the likelyhood 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.
Based on Census 2010 counts, the Diversity Index for the United States was 60.6 and it is expected to increase to 64.8 by July 1, 2018.

Advertisement

Lincoln, CA - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares Lincoln to the other 1,523 incorporated cities, towns and CDPs in California by rank and percentile using July 1, 2015 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 # 193 87th
Population Density1 # 562 63rd
Diversity Index2 # 851 44th
Median Household Income # 294 81st
Per Capita Income # 416 73rd

Additional comparisons and rankings can be made with a VERY EASY TO USE California Census Data Comparison Tool.