Lincoln County OR Information


Lincoln County Subdivisions

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


Total Population 48,931
Population in Households 48,169
Population in Familes 34,958
Population in Group Qrtrs 762
Population Density2 50
Diversity Index3 39


Median Household Income $44,634
Average Household Income $60,369
Per Capita Income $26,979


Total Housing Units 32,408 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 13,139 (40.5%)
Renter Occupied HU 8,508 (26.3%)
Vacant Housing Units 10,761 (33.2%)
Median Home Value $265,564
Average Home Value $320,515


Total Households 21,647
Average Household Size 2.23
Family Households 12,864
Average Family Size 3
  1. If the ratio of the TDP to Total Population is greater than 1, the location gains population during the day when commuting workers are present. If the ratio is less than 1, the location is more of a bedroom community where people commute to another place for work.
  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.


2010-2017 2017-2022
Population 0.74% 0.96%
Households 0.63% 0.89%
Families 0.47% 0.79%
Median Household Income   3.39%
Per Capita Income   3.78%


Lincoln County OR - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares Lincoln County to the other 36 counties and county equivalents in Oregon 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 # 18 53rd
Population Density # 14 64th
Diversity Index # 14 64th
Median Household Income # 23 39th
Per Capita Income # 13 67th

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