Lincoln County, NV

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2020 Population
5,177
0.0579% 1-year decline
US Senator
Catherine Cortez Masto
Democratic Party
US Senator
Jacky Rosen
Democratic Party
2020 Median Age
43.7
1.58% 1-year decrease
2020 Poverty Rate
5.44%
1.02% 1-year decrease
2020 Median Household Income
$56,537
3.29% 1-year decline
2020 Median Property Value
$132,600
5.89% 1-year decline

About

In 2020, Lincoln County, NV had a population of 5.18k people with a median age of 43.7 and a median household income of $56,537. Between 2019 and 2020 the population of Lincoln County, NV declined from 5,180 to 5,177, a −0.0579% decrease and its median household income declined from $58,462 to $56,537, a −3.29% decrease.

The 5 largest ethnic groups in Lincoln County, NV are White (Non-Hispanic) (82.8%), Other (Hispanic) (4.44%), Two+ (Hispanic) (4.06%), Black or African American (Non-Hispanic) (3.75%), and White (Hispanic) (1.49%).

None of the households in Lincoln County, NV reported speaking a non-English language at home as their primary shared language. This does not consider the potential multi-lingual nature of households, but only the primary self-reported language spoken by all members of the household.

98% of the residents in Lincoln County, NV are U.S. citizens.

In 2020, the median property value in Lincoln County, NV was $132,600, and the homeownership rate was 72.5%.

Most people in Lincoln County, NV drove alone to work, and the average commute time was 21.4 minutes. The average car ownership in Lincoln County, NV was 3 cars per household.

geosearchPopulation & Diversity

Lincoln County, NV is home to a population of 5.18k people, from which 98% are citizens. As of 2020, 3.3% of Lincoln County, NV residents were born outside of the country (171 people).

In 2020, there were 18.6 times more White (Non-Hispanic) residents (4.28k people) in Lincoln County, NV than any other race or ethnicity. There were 230 Other (Hispanic) and 210 Two+ (Hispanic) residents, the second and third most common ethnic groups.

Citizenship

98%
2020 Citizenship
98.6%
2019 Citizenship

As of 2020, 98% of Lincoln County, NV residents were US citizens, which is higher than the national average of 93.4%. In 2019, the percentage of US citizens in Lincoln County, NV was 98.6%, meaning that the rate of citizenship has been decreasing.

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Race and Ethnicity

The 3 largest ethnic groups in Lincoln County, NV
  1. White (Non-Hispanic)
    4.28k ± 275
  2. Other (Hispanic)
    230 ± 132
  3. Two+ (Hispanic)
    210 ± 220
11%
Hispanic Population
572 people

In 2020, there were 18.6 times more White (Non-Hispanic) residents (4.28k people) in Lincoln County, NV than any other race or ethnicity. There were 230 Other (Hispanic) and 210 Two+ (Hispanic) residents, the second and third most common ethnic groups.

11% of the people in Lincoln County, NV are hispanic (572 people).

The following chart shows the 7 races represented in Lincoln County, NV as a share of the total population.

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Foreign-Born Population

3.3%
2020 Foreign-Born Population
171 people
2.76%
2019 Foreign-Born Population
143 people

As of 2020, 3.3% of Lincoln County, NV residents (171 people) were born outside of the United States, which is lower than the national average of 13.5%. In 2019, the percentage of foreign-born citizens in Lincoln County, NV was 2.76%, meaning that the rate has been increasing.

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Veterans

Most Common Service Period
  1. Vietnam
    296 ± 133
  2. Gulf War (1990s)
    99 ± 69
  3. Gulf War (2001-)
    23 ± 46

Lincoln County, NV has a large population of military personnel who served in Vietnam, 2.99 times greater than any other conflict.

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The economy of Lincoln County, NV employs 1.75k people. The largest industries in Lincoln County, NV are Public Administration (237 people), Construction (187 people), and Health Care & Social Assistance (184 people), and the highest paying industries are Professional, Scientific, & Technical Services ($73,780), Professional, Scientific, & Management, & Administrative & Waste Management Services ($72,774), and Construction ($72,688).

Occupations

1.75k
2020 Value
± 301
−3.22%
1 Year decline
± 24.4%

From 2019 to 2020, employment in Lincoln County, NV declined at a rate of −3.22%, from 1.8k employees to 1.75k employees.

The most common job groups, by number of people living in Lincoln County, NV, are Office & Administrative Support Occupations (295 people), Construction & Extraction Occupations (187 people), and Education Instruction, & Library Occupations (182 people). This chart illustrates the share breakdown of the primary jobs held by residents of Lincoln County, NV.

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Unemployment Insurance Claims

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Employment by Industries

1.75k
2020 Value
± 301
−3.22%
1 Year decline
± 24.4%

From 2019 to 2020, employment in Lincoln County, NV declined at a rate of −3.22%, from 1.8k employees to 1.75k employees.

The most common employment sectors for those who live in Lincoln County, NV, are Public Administration (237 people), Construction (187 people), and Health Care & Social Assistance (184 people). This chart shows the share breakdown of the primary industries for residents of Lincoln County, NV, though some of these residents may live in Lincoln County, NV and work somewhere else. Census data is tagged to a residential address, not a work address.

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Median Earnings by Industry

$59,604
Median earning men ± $8,834
$36,761
Median earning women ± $6,066

The industries with the best median earnings for men in 2020 are Construction ($72,688), Public Administration ($72,685), and Professional, Scientific, & Management, & Administrative & Waste Management Services ($67,750).

The industries with the best median earnings for women in 2020 are Professional, Scientific, & Management, & Administrative & Waste Management Services ($73,323), Public Administration ($41,094), and Retail Trade ($35,905).

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Employment by Industry Sector

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8.45%
Year-over-year growth
Employment change between May 2020 and May 2021

As of May 2021, there are 145M people employed in Nevada. This represents a 8.45% increase in employment when compared to May 2020.

The following chart shows monthly employment numbers for each industry sector in Nevada.

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Establishments by Size

The industries with the most establishments
  1. 23
    Arts, Entertainment & Recreation and Accommodation & Food Services
  2. 22
    Educational Services, Health Care & Social Assistance
  3. 21
    Finance & Insurance, and Real Estate, Rental & Leasing

The visualization shows the distribution of establishments by industry and by size according to the number of employees.

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Domestic Production & Consumption

Domestic production and consumption consists of products and services shipped from Nevada to other states, or from other states to Nevada.
Top Domestic Production in Dollars
  1. $11.8B
  2. $7.88B
  3. $5.77B

In 2020, the top outbound Nevada product (by dollars) was Misc. mfg. prods. with $11.8B, followed by Electronics ($7.88B) and Textiles/leather ($5.77B).

The following chart shows the share of these products in relation to all outbound Nevada products.

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Domestic Trade Growth

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$74.7B
2020 Value in Nevada
$145B
Projected 2050 Value in Nevada
94.1% growth

In 2020, total outbound Nevada trade was $74.7B. This is expected to increase 94.1% to $145B by 2050.

The following chart shows how the domestic outbound Nevada trade is projected to change in comparison to its neighboring states.

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Interstate Trade

Interstate trade consists of products and services shipped from Nevada to other states, or from other states to Nevada.
Most Common Trade Partners
  1. $17.5B
  2. $2.92B
  3. $2.88B

In 2020, the top outbound Nevada domestic partner for goods and services (by dollars) was California with $17.5B, followed by Utah with $2.92B and New York and $2.88B.

The following map shows the amount of trade that Nevada shares with each state (excluding itself).

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In the 2020 presidential election, the popular vote in Lincoln County, NV went to Donald J. Trump with 84.5% of the vote. The runner-up was Joseph R Biden Jr. (13.5%), followed by Other (1.31%).

Catherine Cortez Masto and Jacky Rosen are the senators currently representing the state of Nevada. In the United States, senators are elected to 6-year terms with the terms for individual senators staggered.

Nevada is currently represented by 4 members in the U.S. house, and members of the House of Representives are elected to 2-year terms.

US Senators from Nevada

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Catherine Cortez Masto
Senator from Nevada3
Assumed office on January 3, 2017
Jacky Rosen
Senator from Nevada1
Assumed office on January 3, 2019

Catherine Cortez Masto and Jacky Rosen are the senators currently representing Nevada.

In the United States, senators are elected to 6-year terms with the terms for individual senators staggered.

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US Representatives from Nevada

Nevada is currently represented by 4 members in the U.S. house.

Members of the House of Representives are elected to 2-year terms, and the following chart shows the how the members for Nevada have changed over time starting in 2008.

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Awarded Degrees over Time

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Educational Pyramid

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In 2020, 1.06% of men over 25 years of age had not completed any academic degree (no schooling), while 1.18% of women were in the same situation.

This visualization shows the gender distribution of the population according to the academic level reached.

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Educational Attainment

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Race

The most common educational levels obtained by the working population in 2020 were High School or Equivalent (694k), Some college (608k), and Bachelors Degree (364k).

This visualization illustrates the percentage distribution of the population according to the highest educational level reached. You can filter the data by race by using the selector above.

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The median property value in Lincoln County, NV was $132,600 in 2020, which is 0.577 times smaller than the national average of $229,800. Between 2019 and 2020 the median property value increased from $140,900 to $132,600, a 5.89% decrease. The homeownership rate in Lincoln County, NV is 72.5%, which is approximately the same as the national average of 64.4%.

People in Lincoln County, NV have an average commute time of 21.4 minutes, and they drove alone to work. Car ownership in Lincoln County, NV is higher than the national average, with an average of 3 cars per household.

Property

$132,600
Median Property Value 2020
±$23,570
$1,453
Median Property Taxes
±$255

The following chart display owner-occupied housing units distributed between a series of property tax buckets compared to the national averages for each bucket. In Lincoln County, NV the largest share of households pay taxes in the < $800 range.

The chart underneath the paragraph shows the property taxes in Lincoln County, NV compared to it's parent and neighbor geographies.

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Rent vs Own

72.5%
Homeownership
2020
70.5%
Homeowners with Mortgage
2020

In 2020, 72.5% of the housing units in Lincoln County, NV were occupied by their owner. This percentage declined from the previous year's rate of 74.8%.

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Income by Location

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Race/Ethnicity
Highest Median Household Income (Total)
  1. Census Tract 9501
  2. Census Tract 9502

The following map shows all of the tracts in Lincoln County, NV colored by their Median Household Income (Total).

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Household Income

Please note that the buckets used in this visualization were not evenly distributed by ACS when publishing the data.
$56,537
Median Household Income
± $6,164
2k
Number of Households
± 310

In 2020, the median household income of the 2k households in Lincoln County, NV declined from $56,537 from the previous year's value of $58,462.

The following chart displays the households in Lincoln County, NV distributed between a series of income buckets compared to the national averages for each bucket. The largest share of households have an income in the $60k - $75k range.

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Wage Distribution

The closest comparable wage GINI for Lincoln County, NV is from Nevada.
0.448
2020 Wage GINI in Nevada
0.448
2019 Wage GINI in Nevada

In 2020, the income inequality in Nevada was 0.448 according to the GINI calculation of the wage distribution. Income inequality had a 0.117% growth from 2019 to 2020, which means that wage distribution grew somewhat less even. The GINI for Nevada was lower than than the national average of 0.478. In other words, wages are distributed more evenly in Nevada in comparison to the national average.

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Commuter Transportation

Most Common Commute in 2020
  1. Drove Alone (72.3%)
  2. Carpooled (12%)
  3. Worked At Home (11%)

In 2020, 72.3% of workers in Lincoln County, NV drove alone to work, followed by those who carpooled to work (12%) and those who worked at home (11%).

The following chart shows the number of households using each mode of transportation over time, using a logarithmic scale on the y-axis to help better show variations in the smaller means of commuting.

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Commute Time

21.4 minutes
Average Travel Time

Using averages, employees in Lincoln County, NV have a shorter commute time (21.4 minutes) than the normal US worker (26.9 minutes). Additionally, 7.86% of the workforce in Lincoln County, NV have "super commutes" in excess of 90 minutes.

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Car Ownership

3 cars
Average Number

The following chart displays the households in Lincoln County, NV distributed between a series of car ownership buckets compared to the national averages for each bucket. The largest share of households in Lincoln County, NV have 3 cars.

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Poverty & Diversity

5.44% of the population for whom poverty status is determined in Lincoln County, NV (247 out of 4.54k people) live below the poverty line, a number that is lower than the national average of 12.8%. The largest demographic living in poverty are Females 45 - 54, followed by Females 35 - 44 and then Females < 5.

The most common racial or ethnic group living below the poverty line in Lincoln County, NV is White, followed by Hispanic and Black.

The Census Bureau uses a set of money income thresholds that vary by family size and composition to determine who classifies as impoverished. If a family's total income is less than the family's threshold than that family and every individual in it is considered to be living in poverty.

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88.8% of the population of Lincoln County, NV has health coverage, with 44.5% on employee plans, 10.7% on Medicaid, 17.6% on Medicare, 13.3% on non-group plans, and 2.66% on military or VA plans.

Per capita personal health care spending in Nevada was $6,714 in 2014. This is a 7% increase from the previous year ($6,275).

Primary care physicians in Lincoln County, NV see 2600 patients per year on average, which represents a 0.459% decrease from the previous year (2612 patients). Compare this to dentists who see 5183 patients per year, and mental health providers who see 2592 patients per year.

By gender, of the total number of insured persons, 48.7% were men and 51.3% were women.

Daily New Cases by Date

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This chart shows the number of COVID-19 daily new cases by date in Nevada, as a 7-day rolling average, compared with the four states with the most similar number of confirmed cases.

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Patient to Clinician Ratios

2,600 to 1
Patient to Primary Care Physician Ratio in Lincoln County, NV

Primary care physicians in Lincoln County, NV see an average of 2,600 patients per year. This represents a 0.459% decrease from the previous year (2,612 patients).

The following chart shows how the number of patients seen by primary care physicians has been changing over time in Lincoln County, NV in comparison to its neighboring geographies.

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Community Mobility

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This chart presents movement trends over time in the state of Nevada across different categories of places such as retail and recreation, groceries and pharmacies, parks, transit stations, workplaces, and residential.

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Health Care Diversity

In 2020, insured persons according to age ranges were distributed in 23.2% under 18 years, 15.8% between 18 and 34 years, 36.4% between 35 and 64 years, and 24.6% over 64 years.

By gender, of the total number of insured persons, 48.7% were men and 51.3% were women.

The following chart shows the number of people with health coverage by gender.

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Uninsured People

11.2%
Uninsured
44.5%
Employer Coverage
10.7%
Medicaid
17.6%
Medicare
13.3%
Non-Group
2.66%
Military or VA

Between 2019 and 2020, the percent of uninsured citizens in Lincoln County, NV grew by 18.4% from 9.45% to 11.2%.

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Health Outcomes

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Health Behaviors

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In 2021, the percentage of the adult population (age 18 and older) that reports a body mass index (BMI) greater than or equal to 30 kg/m2 (age-adjusted) was 27.6% in Lincoln County, NV.

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Clinical Care

Indicator

In 2021, the percentage of population under age 65 without health insurance was 11.9% in Lincoln County, NV.

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