Most Expensive Lincoln University Neighborhoods
|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 a large stock of pre-World War II architecture, 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%).
A relatively large number of people in Lincoln University telecommute to their jobs. Overall, about 14.29% of the workforce works from home. While this may seem like a small number, as a fraction of the total workforce it ranks among the highest in the country. 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 place where college students are a big part of the character and culture of the town. Small towns have often struggled with declining populations over the past few decades, but the presence of such a large college student population has helped Lincoln University to fight this trend. Not only does the college population add spending and jobs to local economy, but it also contributes a very tangible, youthful energy to the town.
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.
One of the benefits of Lincoln University is that there is very little traffic. The average commute to work is 16.13 minutes, which is substantially less than the national average. Not only does this mean that the drive to work is less aggravating, but noise and pollution levels are lower as a result.
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 citizens of Lincoln University are very well educated compared to the average community in the nation: 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||$287,007|
|MEDIAN RENTAL PRICE||$691|
|HOME VALUE RANGE|
|$0 - $47,000||0.00%|
|$47,001 - $94,000||0.00%|
|$94,001 - $189,000||0.00%|
|$189,001 - $283,000||100.00%|
|$283,001 - $378,000||0.00%|
|$378,001 - $472,000||0.00%|
|$472,001 - $708,000||0.00%|
|$708,001 - $944,000||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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