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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. Much of the housing stock in Lincoln University was built prior to World War II, making it one of the older and more historic towns in the country.
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 where college students really create the town feel and character. So many small towns have lost population over the last 20-30 years that having the local college presence in the Lincoln University area, with all of the energy of the students filling area dorms and apartments each fall, really helps Lincoln University maintain a good economy.
Lincoln University is a good choice for families with children because of several factors. Many other families with children live here, making it a place where both parents and children are more likely to develop social ties with other families. The town’s good public school district and large population of college-educated adults provide an environment conducive to academic success. Many people own their own single-family homes, providing areas for children to play and stability in the community. Finally, Lincoln University’s overall crime rate is lower than average for the country.
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.
Despite the fact that it is a small town, Lincoln University has quite a few people who take public transportation – mostly the bus - for their daily commute to work. This helps to fill a real need in the town for affordable 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||$283,752|
|MEDIAN RENTAL PRICE||$683|
|HOME VALUE RANGE|
|$0 - $47,000||0.00%|
|$47,001 - $93,000||0.00%|
|$93,001 - $187,000||0.00%|
|$187,001 - $280,000||100.00%|
|$280,001 - $373,000||0.00%|
|$373,001 - $467,000||0.00%|
|$467,001 - $700,000||0.00%|
|$700,001 - $934,000||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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