Lincoln is a somewhat small city located in the state of Alabama. With a population of 6,524 people and three constituent neighborhoods, Lincoln is the 97th largest community in Alabama.
Unlike some cities where white-collar or blue-collar occupations dominate the local economy, Lincoln is neither predominantly one nor the other. Instead, it has a mixed workforce of both white- and blue-collar jobs. Overall, Lincoln is a city of professionals, sales and office workers, and managers. There are especially a lot of people living in Lincoln who work in office and administrative support (12.43%), management occupations (11.00%), and business and financial occupations (7.54%).
The city is relatively quiet, having a combination of lower population density and few of those groups of people who have a tendency to be noisy. For example, Lincoln has relatively fewer families with younger children, and/or college students. Combined, this makes Lincoln a pretty quiet place to live overall. If you like quiet, you will probably enjoy it here.
Being a small city, Lincoln does not have a public transit system used by locals to get to and from work.
The education level of Lincoln citizens, measured as those with bachelor's degrees or advanced degrees, is similar to the national average for all American cities and towns. 17.47% of adults 25 and older in Lincoln have a college degree.
The per capita income in Lincoln in 2010 was $28,073, which is wealthy relative to Alabama, and upper middle income relative to the rest of the US. This equates to an annual income of $112,292 for a family of four. However, Lincoln contains both very wealthy and poor people as well.
Lincoln is a very ethnically-diverse city. The people who call Lincoln home describe themselves as belonging to a variety of racial and ethnic groups. The greatest number of Lincoln residents report their race to be White, followed by Black or African-American. Important ancestries of people in Lincoln include German, English, French , and Slavic.
The most common language spoken in Lincoln is English. Other important languages spoken here include Vietnamese and Spanish.