Lincoln County NV Information


Lincoln County Subdivisions

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


Total Population 5,047
Daytime Population: Workers 1,932
Daytime Population: Residents 3,129
Total Daytime Population (TDP) 5,061
Ratio TDP/Total Population1 1.00
Population in Households 4,808
Population in Familes 3,802
Population in Group Qrtrs 239
Population Density2 1
Diversity Index3 32


Median Household Income $41,189
Average Household Income $55,143
Per Capita Income $20,408


Total Housing Units 2,730 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 1,304 (47.8%)
Renter Occupied HU 563 (20.6%)
Vacant Housing Units 863 (31.6%)
Median Home Value $169,427
Average Home Value $202,224


Total Households 1,867
Average Household Size 2.58
Family Households 1,197
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 -0.79% -0.96%
Households -0.86% -1.03%
Families -0.94% -1.08%
Median Household Income   4.64%
Per Capita Income   2.69%


Lincoln County NV - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares Lincoln County to the other 17 counties / independent cities and county equivalents in Nevada 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 # 13 29th
Population Density # 16 18th
Diversity Index # 17 6th
Median Household Income # 16 12th
Per Capita Income # 16 12th

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