Lincoln County KS Information


Lincoln County Subdivisions

Lincoln County KS Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2017)


Total Population 3,126
Daytime Population: Workers 1,194
Daytime Population: Residents 1,640
Total Daytime Population (TDP) 2,834
Ratio TDP/Total Population1 0.91
Population in Households 3,076
Population in Familes 2,431
Population in Group Qrtrs 50
Population Density2 4
Diversity Index3 13


Median Household Income $47,002
Average Household Income $58,668
Per Capita Income $25,706


Total Housing Units 1,851 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 1,062 (57.4%)
Renter Occupied HU 298 (16.1%)
Vacant Housing Units 491 (26.5%)
Median Home Value $76,092
Average Home Value $103,861


Total Households 1,360
Average Household Size 2.26
Family Households 849
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 -0.5% -0.7%
Households -0.62% -0.79%
Families -0.74% -0.89%
Median Household Income   1.86%
Per Capita Income   2.6%


Lincoln County KS - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares Lincoln County to the other 105 counties and county equivalents in Kansas by rank and percentile using July 1, 2017 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 # 81 24th
Population Density # 80 22nd
Diversity Index # 95 10th
Median Household Income # 65 39th
Per Capita Income # 59 45th

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