Lincoln Demographics + Statistics

Lincoln is one of the fastest growing cities in California. The population doubled from 2000 to 2004
Source: City of Lincoln

Summary of Economic Factors
 
City of Lincoln
Placer County
2005 Population 33,000 292,640
2004 Population 27,000 292,100
Persons per household 2.4 2.5
Labor Force 6,700 159,900
Employment 6,200 153,300
Unemployed 500 6,600
Unemployment Rate 7.3% 4.1%
Per Capita Income $21,664 $31,151
Average hourly wage $10.62  
Source: State of California Census and EDD, 2005; Income estimates by Sacramento Regional Research Institute, 2005

Population Growth
Community
1990
2000
2004
2005
2010
2020
Growth
1990-2000
Growth
2000-2005
Lincoln 7,248 11,205 27,000 33,000 38,350 56,575 54.6% 144 %
Placer County 172,796 248,399 292,100 292,640 336,805 396,785 46% 18 %
Greater Sacramento 1,603,863 1,936,006 2,130,400 2,117,796 2,340,297 2,696,216 19% 9 %
Source: Sacramento Regional Research Institute,. Jan 2004 and State of California, Department of Finance,
Revised Historical City, County and State Population Estimates, 1991-2000, with 1990 and 2000 Census Counts

2004 City/County Population & Housing Estimates
Population Housing Units
County/City
Total
Total
Occupied
% Vacant
Persons per Household
Placer County 292,095 129,311 114,799 11.22 2.518
Auburn 12,634 5,732 5,569 2.84 2.232
Colfax 1,779 784 758 3.32 2.346
Lincoln 27,000 9,964 9,587 3.78 2.392
Loomis 6,227 2,342 2,274 2.9 2.723
Rocklin 48,919 19,175 18,461 3.72 2.638
Roseville 96,922 40,136 38,700 3.58 2.477
Unincorporated 102,567 51,178 39,450 22.92 2.563
Incorporated 189,528 78,133 73,349 3.56 2.494
Source: State of California, Department of Finance, City/County Population and Housing Estimates, 2004. Revised projections by SACOG Population and Housing Inventory: DOF E-5

Household Population Growth
 
1990
2000
2004
% Change 2000-2004
2010 Projection
Lincoln          
Household Population 7,154 11,091 22,933 106.8% 38,350
Households 2,514 3,874 9,587 147.5% 16,071
Persons Per Household 2.85 2.86 2.39 -16.4% 2.49
Placer County          
Household Population 170,452 245,511 289,013 17.7% 333,647
Households 64,101 93,382 114,799 22.9% 87,234
Persons Per Household 2.66 2.63 2.18 -17.1% 3.82
Greater Sacramento          
Household Population 1,628,461 1,896,339 2,089,800 10.2% 2,292,435
Households 599,335 712,866 784,420 10.0% 827,621
Persons Per Household 2.69 2.73 2.74 .3% 2.77
Source: State of California, Department of Finance, City/County Population and Housing Estimates, 2004. DOF E-5 Years 2000-2025 SACOG Projections 2004.

Age Composition
Category
% of Population
Lincoln
Placer County
Male 49.0 49.1
Female 51.0 50.9
Under 5 8.2 6.4
5 to 9 9.2 7.6
10 to 14 8.0 7.9
15 to 19 7.6 7.0
20 to 24 5.8 4.5
25 to 34 14.9 11.8
35 to 44 15.3 17.3
45 to 54 10.9 15.2
55 to 59 4.4 5.2
60 to 64 4.3 4.1
65 to 74 6.3 7.0
75 to 84 3.6 4.7
85 years & over 1.3 1.5
18 years & over 70.0 73.5
65 years & over 11.3 13.1
Median Age 38.0 32.4

Income Distribution
Household Income
# of Households 5 Miles (%)
# of Households 10 Miles (%)
$5,000–$25,000 1,370 (33.5%) 1,920 (34.2%)
$25,000–$35,000 600 (14.7%) 81 (14.4%)
$35,000–$50,000 1,000 (24.4%) 1,280 (22.8%)
$50,000–$75,000 710 (17.4%) 980 (17.5%)
$75,000–$100K 190 (4.6%) 270 (4.8%)
$100,000 + 220 (5.4%) 350 (6.2%)
Source: Sacramento Area Trade and Commerce Organization (SACTO)

Income Growth
 
1990
2000
2004
PER CAPITA INCOME    
Lincoln $11,702 $19,447 $21,664
Placer County $17,311 $27,963 $31,151
MEDIAN HOUSEHOLD    
Lincoln $29,517 $45,547 $50,739
Placer County $37,601 $57,535 $64,100
Source: US Census Bureau, Census 2000, and Sacramento Regional Research Institute. 2004 data are estimates based on Placer County Median Household Income.