Lincoln, AL

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Living in Lincoln

Lincoln is a somewhat small city located in the state of Alabama. With a population of 6,781 people and three constituent neighborhoods, Lincoln is the 97th largest community in Alabama.

When you are in Lincoln, you'll notice that it is more blue-collar than most other communities in America. 37.20% of Lincoln’s employed work in blue-collar jobs, while America averages only 27.7% that do. Overall, Lincoln is a city of production and manufacturing workers, professionals, and sales and office workers. There are especially a lot of people living in Lincoln who work in management occupations (9.53%), office and administrative support (9.20%), and food service (7.70%).

Also of interest is that Lincoln has more people living here who work in computers and math than 95% of the places in the US.

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.

As is often the case in a small city, Lincoln doesn't have a public transportation system that people use for their commute.

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. 17.44% of adults 25 and older in Lincoln have a college degree.

The per capita income in Lincoln in 2018 was $29,784, which is wealthy relative to Alabama, and upper middle income relative to the rest of the US. This equates to an annual income of $119,136 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 Irish, English, German, Italian, and Scots-Irish.

The most common language spoken in Lincoln is English. Other important languages spoken here include Italian and Spanish.

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