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.
As is often the case in a small city, Lincoln doesn't have a public transportation system that people use for their commute.
The percentage of adults in Lincoln who are college-educated is close to the national average for all communities of 21.84%: 17.47% of the adults in Lincoln have a bachelor's degree or advanced 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.