Lincoln, IL
Quality of Life, Demographics, And Statistics

Demographics | Crime | Cost Of Living
Updated: 2022-04-08
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Lincoln, Illinois Info Snack

Population
13,742
Unemployment
7.3%
Poverty
14.3%
Median Home
$93,900
Median Income
$48,510
Median Rent
$716

Lincoln SnackAbility

5
Overall SnackAbility
Jobs
5/10
Housing
5
Affordability
8.5
Diversity
6
Safety
N/A
Amenities
8.5
Education
8
Commute
9

Lincoln, IL Crime Report

284
Total Crimes
2,090.7
Total Crimes / 100k People
-10.88%
Below National Average
Statistic Count
Raw
Lincoln
/ 100k People
Illinois
/ 100k People
National
/ 100k People
Total Crimes Per 100K 284 2,090.7 1,985.3 2,346.0
Violent Crime 44 323.9 425.9 387.8
Murder 0 0.0 9.1 6.5
Robbery 2 14.7 97.4 73.9
Aggravated Assault 35 257.7 278.9 279.7
Property Crime 240 1,766.8 1,559.4 1,958.2
Burglary 29 213.5 246.4 314.2
Larceny 198 1,457.6 1,143.5 1,398.0
Car Theft 13 95.7 169.5 246.0

Lincoln, IL Cost Of Living

88
Lincoln's Overall Cost Of Living
0.9x
Lower Than The National Average
Living Expense Lincoln Illinois National Average
Overall 88 98 100
Services 104 95 100
Groceries 93 97 100
Health 105 99 100
Housing 54 96 100
Transportation 103 105 100
Utilities 89 94 100

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Map Of Lincoln, IL

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Population over time in Lincoln

Year Population % Change
2020 13,742 0.0%
2019 13,738 -1.3%
2018 13,912 -2.4%
2017 14,253 -0.2%
2016 14,285 -0.7%
2015 14,382 0.4%
2014 14,323 0.4%
2013 14,259 -0.3%
2012 14,302 -1.0%
2011 14,441 -

Race / Ethnicity in Lincoln

White
87.8% (12,059)
African American
5.0% (683)
American Indian
0.1% (14)
Asian
0.8% (109)
Hawaiian
0.0% (0)
Other
0.0% (0)
Two Or More
3.6% (493)
Hispanic
2.8% (384)
Race Lincoln IL USA
White 87.8% 60.8% 60.1%
African American 5.0% 13.9% 12.2%
American Indian 0.1% 0.1% 0.6%
Asian 0.8% 5.5% 5.6%
Hawaiian 0.0% 0.0% 0.2%
Other 0.0% 0.2% 0.3%
Two Or More 3.6% 2.2% 2.8%
Hispanic 2.8% 17.2% 18.2%

Gender in Lincoln

Female
49.2% (6,766)
Male
50.8% (6,976)
Gender Lincoln IL USA
Female 49.2% 50.9% 50.8%
Male 50.8% 49.1% 49.2%

Highest level of educational attainment in Lincoln for adults over 25

< 9th Grade
2.0% (274)
9-12th Grade
5.0% (687)
High School / GED
40.0% (5,496)
Some College
26.0% (3,572)
Associate's Degree
8.0% (1,099)
Bachelor's Degree
12.0% (1,649)
Master's Degree
5.0% (687)
Professional Degree
1.0% (137)
Doctorate Degree
1.0% (137)
Education Lincoln IL USA
< 9th Grade 2.0% 5.0% 5.0%
9-12th Grade 5.0% 6.0% 7.0%
High School / GED 40.0% 26.0% 27.0%
Some College 26.0% 20.0% 20.0%
Associate's Degree 8.0% 8.0% 9.0%
Bachelor's Degree 12.0% 22.0% 20.0%
Master's Degree 5.0% 10.0% 9.0%
Professional Degree 1.0% 2.0% 2.0%
Doctorate Degree 1.0% 1.0% 1.0%

Household Income For Lincoln, Illinois

Less than $10,000
9.0% (123,710)
$10,000 to $14,999
4.2% (57,700)
$15,000 to $24,999
9.8% (134,327)
$25,000 to $34,999
12.7% (175,179)
$35,000 to $49,999
17.3% (237,726)
$50,000 to $74,999
16.7% (229,879)
$75,000 to $99,999
11.5% (157,638)
$100,000 to $149,999
10.7% (146,559)
$150,000 to $199,999
5.1% (70,625)
$200,000 or more
3.0% (40,852)
Income Lincoln IL USA
Less than $10,000 9.0% 6.1% 5.8%
$10,000 to $14,999 4.2% 3.7% 4.1%
$15,000 to $24,999 9.8% 8.1% 8.5%
$25,000 to $34,999 12.7% 8.1% 8.6%
$35,000 to $49,999 17.3% 11.2% 12.0%
$50,000 to $74,999 16.7% 16.7% 17.2%
$75,000 to $99,999 11.5% 12.9% 12.8%
$100,000 to $149,999 10.7% 16.6% 15.6%
$150,000 to $199,999 5.1% 7.8% 7.1%
$200,000 or more 3.0% 8.8% 8.3%

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