Statewide Claims to Fame

Lincolnton is 11th in North Carolina out of 145 other cities in Race - Hispanic or Latino

Lincolnton is 16th in North Carolina out of 115 other cities in Retail sales per capita

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General Demographics

Size Demographics

Size Demographics
Lincolnton Rank North Carolina US
Current population (2012) 10,640 79th 9,752,073 313,914,040
Size in square miles 8.6 90th 48,617.9 3,531,905.4
Population density (people per sqmi) 1,220.3 77th 196.1 87.4

People Demographics

Age Demographics
Lincolnton Rank North Carolina US
Residents younger than 5 7.2% 53rd 6.4% 6.4%
Residents younger than 18 23.5% 85th 23.4% 23.5%
Residents 65 or older 16.9% 40th 13.8% 13.7%
Education Demographics
Lincolnton Rank North Carolina US
Residents with high school diploma (older than 25) 81.1% 96th 84.1% 85.4%
Residents with college degree (older than 25) 19.5% 97th 26.5% 28.2%
Race Demographics
Lincolnton Rank North Carolina US
Race - White 76.6% 63rd 71.9% 77.9%
Race - Black or African American 13.7% 80th 22.0% 13.1%
Race - American Indian or Alaska Native 0.3% 110th 1.5% 1.2%
Race - Asian 0.6% 132nd 2.5% 5.1%
Race - Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander 0.0% 135th 0.1% 0.2%
Race - Two or More 2.8% 21st 2.0% 2.4%
Race - Hispanic or Latino 16.0% 11th 8.7% 16.9%
Race - White, not Hispanic or Latino 68.0% 75th 64.7% 63.0%
Misc People Demographics
Lincolnton Rank North Carolina US
Female residents 52.8% 59th 51.3% 50.8%
Foreign born residents 6.7% 65th 7.4% 12.8%

Housing Demographics

Housing Demographics
Lincolnton Rank North Carolina US
Housing units 4,842 82nd 4,362,740 132,312,404
Units inside multi-unit buildings 31.5% 25th 17.0% 25.9%
Households 4,104 81st 3,664,119 114,761,359
Home ownership rate 49.4% 125th 67.8% 66.1%
Home median value $124,300 104th $152,700 $186,200
People per household 2.4 76th 2.5 2.6

Income Demographics

Income Demographics
Lincolnton Rank North Carolina US
Income per capita $19,389 116th $25,256 $27,915
Income per household $33,704 114th $46,291 $52,762
Income below poverty line 26.6% 22nd 16.1% 14.3%

Business Demographics

Business Demographics
Lincolnton Rank North Carolina US
Total businesses (including small businesses) 1,551 55th 798,791 27,092,908
Retail sales $428,126 52nd $114,578,173 $3,3917,663,456
Retail sales per capita $40,378 16th $12,641 $12,990
Retail accommodation and food service sales $40,203 57th $16,126,939 $613,795,732

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