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Lincoln County, Washington; Washington

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Lincoln County, Washington
Washington
Population estimates, July 1, 2019, (V2019) 10,939 7,614,893
People
Population
Population estimates, July 1, 2019, (V2019) 10,939 7,614,893
Population estimates base, April 1, 2010, (V2019) 10,570 6,724,540
Population, percent change - April 1, 2010 (estimates base) to July 1, 2019, (V2019) 3.5% 13.2%
Population, Census, April 1, 2010 10,570 6,724,540
Age and Sex
Persons under 5 years, percent
5.2%
6.1%
Persons under 18 years, percent
21.7%
22.1%
Persons 65 years and over, percent
25.6%
15.4%
Female persons, percent
48.9%
50.0%
Race and Hispanic Origin
White alone, percent
94.0%
78.9%
Black or African American alone, percent(a)
0.6%
4.3%
American Indian and Alaska Native alone, percent(a)
2.0%
1.9%
Asian alone, percent(a)
0.5%
9.3%
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander alone, percent(a)
0.2%
0.8%
Two or More Races, percent
2.8%
4.8%
Hispanic or Latino, percent(b)
3.5%
12.9%
White alone, not Hispanic or Latino, percent
91.1%
68.0%
Population Characteristics
Veterans, 2014-2018 1,153 537,713
Foreign born persons, percent, 2014-2018 1.6% 14.0%
Housing
Housing units, July 1, 2019, (V2019) 6,158 3,195,004
Owner-occupied housing unit rate, 2014-2018 79.2% 62.7%
Median value of owner-occupied housing units, 2014-2018 $153,800 $311,700
Median selected monthly owner costs -with a mortgage, 2014-2018 $1,159 $1,826
Median selected monthly owner costs -without a mortgage, 2014-2018 $414 $564
Median gross rent, 2014-2018 $732 $1,194
Building permits, 2019 48 48,424
Families & Living Arrangements
Households, 2014-2018 4,485 2,800,423
Persons per household, 2014-2018 2.30 2.55
Living in same house 1 year ago, percent of persons age 1 year+, 2014-2018 89.4% 82.2%
Language other than English spoken at home, percent of persons age 5 years+, 2014-2018 2.6% 19.4%
Computer and Internet Use
Households with a computer, percent, 2014-2018 90.2% 92.7%
Households with a broadband Internet subscription, percent, 2014-2018 79.0% 86.5%
Education
High school graduate or higher, percent of persons age 25 years+, 2014-2018 91.4% 91.1%
Bachelor's degree or higher, percent of persons age 25 years+, 2014-2018 23.6% 35.3%
Health
With a disability, under age 65 years, percent, 2014-2018 13.1% 8.8%
Persons without health insurance, under age 65 years, percent
7.6%
7.5%
Economy
In civilian labor force, total, percent of population age 16 years+, 2014-2018 51.1% 63.5%
In civilian labor force, female, percent of population age 16 years+, 2014-2018 48.7% 58.4%
Total accommodation and food services sales, 2012 ($1,000)(c) D 14,297,278
Total health care and social assistance receipts/revenue, 2012 ($1,000)(c) 42,368 43,966,889
Total manufacturers shipments, 2012 ($1,000)(c) D 131,530,601
Total merchant wholesaler sales, 2012 ($1,000)(c) D 83,313,366
Total retail sales, 2012 ($1,000)(c) 106,903 118,924,049
Total retail sales per capita, 2012(c) $10,243 $17,243
Transportation
Mean travel time to work (minutes), workers age 16 years+, 2014-2018 24.7 27.6
Income & Poverty
Median household income (in 2018 dollars), 2014-2018 $50,744 $70,116
Per capita income in past 12 months (in 2018 dollars), 2014-2018 $27,730 $36,888
Persons in poverty, percent
12.5%
10.3%
Businesses
Businesses
Total employer establishments, 2017 246 191,0451
Total employment, 2017 1,803 2,768,6601
Total annual payroll, 2017 ($1,000) 78,693 169,766,3721
Total employment, percent change, 2016-2017 15.1% 3.1%1
Total nonemployer establishments, 2018 688 491,908
All firms, 2012 692 541,522
Men-owned firms, 2012 240 262,650
Women-owned firms, 2012 294 187,677
Minority-owned firms, 2012 F 92,807
Nonminority-owned firms, 2012 627 426,697
Veteran-owned firms, 2012 89 49,331
Nonveteran-owned firms, 2012 529 461,401
Geography
Geography
Population per square mile, 2010 4.6 101.2
Land area in square miles, 2010 2,310.49 66,455.52
FIPS Code 53043 53
Value Notes

Estimates are not comparable to other geographic levels due to methodology differences that may exist between different data sources.

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The vintage year (e.g., V2019) refers to the final year of the series (2010 thru 2019). Different vintage years of estimates are not comparable.

Fact Notes Value Flags

QuickFacts data are derived from: Population Estimates, American Community Survey, Census of Population and Housing, Current Population Survey, Small Area Health Insurance Estimates, Small Area Income and Poverty Estimates, State and County Housing Unit Estimates, County Business Patterns, Nonemployer Statistics, Economic Census, Survey of Business Owners, Building Permits.

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