Lincoln County MO Information


Lincoln County Subdivisions

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


Total Population 56,657
Population in Households 56,025
Population in Familes 47,744
Population in Group Qrtrs 632
Population Density1 90
Diversity Index2 16


Median Household Income $58,004
Average Household Income $70,855
Per Capita Income $25,512


Total Housing Units 22,363 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 14,895 (66.6%)
Renter Occupied HU 5,321 (23.8%)
Vacant Housing Units 2,147 ( 9.6%)
Median Home Value $188,420
Average Home Value $228,486


Total Households 20,216
Average Household Size 2.77
Family Households 15,101
Average Family Size 3
  1. Population Density = Total Population per square mile.
  2. 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 0.91% 1.07%
Households 0.82% 1.01%
Families 0.72% 0.94%
Median Household Income   3.25%
Per Capita Income   3.49%


Lincoln County MO - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares Lincoln County to the other 115 counties and county equivalents in Missouri 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 # 19 84th
Population Density # 21 83rd
Diversity Index # 48 59th
Median Household Income # 8 94th
Per Capita Income # 29 76th

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