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|2||Hayesville / Lower Hopewell|
About Lincoln University
Lincoln University is a very small town located in the state of Pennsylvania. With a population of 1,726 people and two constituent neighborhoods, Lincoln University is the 645th largest community in Pennsylvania. Lincoln University has an unusually large stock of pre-World War II architecture, making it one of the older and more historic towns.
Lincoln University home prices are not only among the most expensive in Pennsylvania, but Lincoln University real estate also consistently ranks among the most expensive in America.
Lincoln University is a decidedly white-collar town, with fully 97.30% of the workforce employed in white-collar jobs, well above the national average. Overall, Lincoln University is a town of service providers, sales and office workers and professionals. There are especially a lot of people living in Lincoln University who work in office and administrative support (24.26%), food service (20.22%) and sales jobs (11.86%).
One interesting thing about the economy is that relatively large numbers of people worked from their home: 14.29% of the workforce. While this number may seem small overall, as a fraction of the total workforce this is high compared to the rest of the county. These workers are often telecommuters who work in knowledge-based, white-collar professions. For example, Silicon Valley has large numbers of people who telecommute. Other at-home workers may be self-employed people who operate small businesses out of their homes.
Lincoln University is a small town with a large college student population. Because of this, there is a real youthful, hip vibe to the place, and much of the life in the town is centered on the college. This has helped Lincoln University to buck the trend of other small towns that have suffered declining populations over the past 20 to 30 years. Spending by students, and faculty and staff jobs, are a big part of the local economy.
Because of many things, Lincoln University is a very good place for families to consider. With an enviable combination of good schools, low crime, college-educated neighbors who tend to support education because of their own experiences, and a high rate of home ownership in predominantly single-family properties, Lincoln University really has some of the features that families look for when choosing a good community to raise children. Is Lincoln University perfect? Of course not, and if you like frenetic nightlife, it will be far from your cup of tea. But overall this is a solid community, with many things to recommend it as a family-friendly place to live.
Residents of the town have the good fortune of having one of the shortest daily commutes compared to the rest of the country. On average, they spend only 16.13 minutes getting to work every day.
Lincoln University, even though it is a small town, has many people who use public transportation every day to get to and from work. This is a great benefit for people in the, town who have a need for low-cost transportation.
The education level of Lincoln University citizens is very high relative to the national average among all cities (21.84%): 34.69% of adults in Lincoln University have a bachelor's degree or even advanced degree.
The per capita income in Lincoln University in 2010 was $4,047, which is low income relative to Pennsylvania and the nation. This equates to an annual income of $16,188 for a family of four.
The people who call Lincoln University home describe themselves as belonging to a variety of racial and ethnic groups. The greatest number of Lincoln University residents report their race to be Black or African-American, followed by White. Important ancestries of people in Lincoln University include Irish, German, Italian and Nigerian.
The most common language spoken in Lincoln University is English. Some people also speak African languages.
|LINCOLN UNIVERSITY INFORMATION||DETAILS|
|NUMBER OF HOMES AND APARTMENTS||2|
|LINCOLN UNIVERSITY HOME OWNERSHIP|
|% OWNER OCCUPIED||100.00%|
|% RENTER OCCUPIED||0.00%|
|TYPE OF LINCOLN UNIVERSITY HOMES|
|SINGLE FAMILY DETACHED||100.00%|
|ROWHOUSES AND ATTACHED HOMES||0.00%|
|SMALL APARTMENT BUILDINGS||0.00%|
|COMPLEXES OR HIGH RISE APARTMENTS||0.00%|
|SIZE OF LINCOLN UNIVERSITY HOMES|
|5 OR MORE BEDROOMS||0.00%|
|AGE OF LINCOLN UNIVERSITY HOMES|
|NEWER HOMES (2000 OR LATER)||0.00%|
|ESTABLISHED, BUT NOT OLD HOMES (1970-1999)||0.00%|
|WELL-ESTABLISHED, OLD HOMES (1940-1969)||0.00%|
|HISTORIC (1939 OR BEFORE)||100.00%|
|LINCOLN UNIVERSITY REAL ESTATE INFORMATION||DETAILS|
|MEDIAN HOME VALUE||$289,654|
|MEDIAN RENTAL PRICE||$697|
|HOME VALUE RANGE|
|$0 - $48,000||0.00%|
|$48,001 - $95,000||0.00%|
|$95,001 - $191,000||0.00%|
|$191,001 - $286,000||100.00%|
|$286,001 - $381,000||0.00%|
|$381,001 - $477,000||0.00%|
|$477,001 - $715,000||0.00%|
|$715,001 - $953,000||0.00%|
|PEOPLE OF LINCOLN UNIVERSITY||DETAILS|
|UNDER 5 YEARS||0.00%|
|5 TO 17||0.35%|
|18 TO 24||98.73%|
|25 TO 34||0.64%|
|35 TO 54||0.23%|
|55 TO 64||0.06%|
|65 YEARS AND OVER||0.00%|
|EDUCATIONAL ATTAINMENT OF ADULTS|
|HIGH SCHOOL GRADUATES||100.00%|
|MEDIAN HOUSEHOLD INCOME||$0|
|PER CAPITA INCOME||$4,047|
|INDIVIDUALS BELOW POVERTY LEVEL||0.00%|
|INDUSTRIES PEOPLE WORK IN||Education (31.27%)
Professional, scientific, and technical services (5.39%)
|BLACK OR AFRICAN AMERICAN||94.90%|
|AMERICAN INDIAN AND ALASKA NATIVE||0.41%|
|NATIVE HAWAIIAN AND OTHER PACIFIC ISLANDERS||0.12%|
|SOME OTHER RACE ALONE||0.58%|
|TWO OR MORE RACES||3.19%|
|HISPANIC OR LATINO (OF ANY RACE)||4.29%|
|ETHNICITIES PRESENT||Irish (7.74%)
|LANGUAGES SPOKEN||English (92.49%)
African languages (2.92%)
French Creole (1.66%)
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