Lincoln, Alabama

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Population in 2017: 6,664 (0% urban, 100% rural).
Population change since 2000: +45.6%
Males: 3,328  (49.9%)
Females: 3,336  (50.1%)
Median resident age:

42.4 years
Alabama median age:

38.9 years

Zip codes: 35096, 35160, 36260.

Lincoln Zip Code Map
Estimated median household income in 2017: $58,942 (it was $34,053 in 2000)
Lincoln:

$58,942
AL:

$48,123

Estimated per capita income in 2017: $28,207 (it was $18,442 in 2000)

Lincoln city income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2017: $130,951 (it was $58,300 in 2000)
Lincoln:

$130,951
AL:

$141,300

Mean prices in 2017: all housing units: $141,174; detached houses: $157,888; townhouses or other attached units: $136,602; mobile homes: $99,326; occupied boats, rvs, vans, etc.: $77,833

Median gross rent in 2017: $754.

March 2019 cost of living index in Lincoln: 81.6 (low, U.S. average is 100)
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2017: 10.8%
(8.7% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 12.8% for Black residents, 45.2% for two or more races residents)
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  • Races in Lincoln, AL (2010)
    • 4,54472.5%White alone
    • 1,46223.3%Black alone
    • 1201.9%Hispanic
    • 791.3%Two or more races
    • 290.5%American Indian alone
    • 250.4%Asian alone
    • 70.1%Other race alone

Races in Lincoln detailed stats: ancestries, foreign born residents, place of birth



According to our research of Alabama and other state lists, there were 32 registered sex offenders living in Lincoln, Alabama as of January 25, 2020.
The ratio of all residents to sex offenders in Lincoln is 202 to 1.


Crime rates in Lincoln by year

Type

2006

2008

2009

2010

2011

2012

2013

2014

2015

2016

2018

Murders
(per 100,000)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
1
(15.9)
1
(15.9)
0
(0.0)
2
(31.4)
1
(15.8)
2
(30.8)
2
(30.4)
0
(0.0)
Rapes
(per 100,000)
0
(0.0)
4
(71.4)
5
(83.9)
5
(79.6)
2
(31.8)
4
(64.1)
5
(78.6)
8
(126.1)
11
(169.6)
5
(76.0)
3
(44.6)
Robberies
(per 100,000)
12
(241.6)
1
(17.9)
7
(117.4)
1
(15.9)
4
(63.5)
1
(16.0)
5
(78.6)
4
(63.0)
4
(61.7)
5
(76.0)
5
(74.3)
Assaults
(per 100,000)
13
(261.8)
42
(749.9)
11
(184.5)
20
(318.5)
20
(317.7)
32
(512.7)
19
(298.5)
22
(346.7)
21
(323.8)
34
(516.8)
63
(936.8)
Burglaries
(per 100,000)
85
(1,712)
82
(1,464)
86
(1,442)
80
(1,274)
91
(1,445)
78
(1,250)
97
(1,524)
95
(1,497)
107
(1,650)
87
(1,322)
56
(832.7)
Thefts
(per 100,000)
333
(6,706)
213
(3,803)
217
(3,639)
208
(3,313)
209
(3,320)
241
(3,861)
244
(3,833)
234
(3,688)
233
(3,593)
212
(3,222)
239
(3,554)
Auto thefts
(per 100,000)
50
(1,007)
27
(482.1)
28
(469.6)
29
(461.9)
15
(238.2)
32
(512.7)
33
(518.5)
21
(331.0)
29
(447.2)
26
(395.2)
41
(609.7)
Arson
(per 100,000)
N/AN/AN/AN/A0
(0.0)
N/AN/AN/AN/AN/AN/A
City-Data.com crime index (higher means more crime, U.S. average = 274.0)593.4505.6423.3422.7392.8441.5510.4499.4575.6500.8494.6

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City-data.com crime index in Lincoln, AL

Crime rate in Lincoln detailed stats: murders, rapes, robberies, assaults, burglaries, thefts, arson

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2018, including police officers: 21 (19 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

2.83
Alabama average:

2.17
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Ancestries: American (43.4%), English (5.6%), Irish (5.3%), German (2.6%), Scottish (1.1%).

Current Local Time: CST time zone

Incorporated in 1911

Land area: 21.3 square miles.

Population density: 312 people per square mile   (very low).

Lincoln, Alabama map

54 residents are foreign born

This city:

0.8%
Alabama:

3.5%

Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2017: $588 (0.4%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2017: $373 (0.5%)

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Birmingham, AL (39.1 miles , pop. 242,820).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Chicago, IL (576.6 miles , pop. 2,896,016).

Nearest cities:

Riverside, AL (2.0 miles ),
Pell City, AL (2.8 miles ),
Bynum, AL (3.2 miles ),
Ragland, AL (3.2 miles ),
Talladega, AL (3.3 miles ),
Munford, AL (3.4 miles ),
Waldo, AL (3.9 miles ),
Ohatchee, AL (4.0 miles )

Latitude: 33.59 N, Longitude: 86.14 W

Nickname or alias (official or unofficial): The Motorsports City

Area code: 205

Distribution of median household income in Lincoln, AL in 2017
Distribution of house value in Lincoln, AL in 2017
Lincoln satellite photo by USGS

Single-family new house construction building permits:

  • 1997: 15 buildings, average cost: $97,500
  • 1998: 18 buildings, average cost: $103,400
  • 1999: 23 buildings, average cost: $118,000
  • 2000: 17 buildings, average cost: $108,100
  • 2001: 15 buildings, average cost: $126,900
  • 2002: 31 buildings, average cost: $128,700
  • 2003: 31 buildings, average cost: $130,900
  • 2004: 47 buildings, average cost: $106,000
  • 2005: 85 buildings, average cost: $125,400
  • 2006: 140 buildings, average cost: $123,100
  • 2007: 162 buildings, average cost: $119,100
  • 2008: 164 buildings, average cost: $118,700
  • 2009: 19 buildings, average cost: $137,800
  • 2010: 16 buildings, average cost: $137,800
  • 2011: 16 buildings, average cost: $137,800
  • 2012: 16 buildings, average cost: $137,800
  • 2013: 19 buildings, average cost: $137,800
  • 2014: 17 buildings, average cost: $137,800
  • 2015: 17 buildings, average cost: $128,400
  • 2016: 25 buildings, average cost: $172,600
  • 2017: 29 buildings, average cost: $175,200
Number of permits per 10,000 Lincoln, AL residents
Average permit cost in Lincoln, AL
Unemployment in March 2019:
Here:

4.0%
Alabama:

3.8%
Historical population in Lincoln, AL
Historical housing units in Lincoln, AL

Population change in the 1990s: +1,152 (+33.6%).
Most common industries in Lincoln, AL (%)
Both Males Females
Most common industries in 2000
  • Public administration (10.8%)
  • Health care (8.4%)
  • Metal & metal products (6.3%)
  • Construction (6.1%)
  • Educational services (5.8%)
  • Finance & insurance (5.5%)
  • Professional, scientific, technical services (4.5%)
Most common industries for males in 2000
  • Public administration (10.5%)
  • Construction (9.1%)
  • Metal & metal products (8.2%)
  • Truck transportation (6.0%)
  • Professional, scientific, technical services (4.7%)
  • Transportation equipment (4.5%)
  • Plastics & rubber products (4.4%)
Most common industries for females in 2000
  • Health care (16.3%)
  • Public administration (11.2%)
  • Educational services (8.4%)
  • Finance & insurance (8.4%)
  • Department & other general merchandise stores (6.4%)
  • Accommodation & food services (6.0%)
  • Real estate & rental & leasing (4.5%)
Most common occupations in Lincoln, AL (%)
Both Males Females
Most common occupations in 2000
  • Other management occupations, except farmers and farm managers (6.8%)
  • Electrical equipment mechanics and other installation, maintenance, and repair workers, including supervisors (5.4%)
  • Other office and administrative support workers, including supervisors (5.0%)
  • Driver/sales workers and truck drivers (4.9%)
  • Metal workers and plastic workers (4.3%)
  • Retail sales workers, except cashiers (4.3%)
  • Other production occupations, including supervisors (3.8%)
Most common occupations for males in 2000
  • Electrical equipment mechanics and other installation, maintenance, and repair workers, including supervisors (10.0%)
  • Driver/sales workers and truck drivers (8.7%)
  • Other management occupations, except farmers and farm managers (8.3%)
  • Metal workers and plastic workers (7.9%)
  • Material recording, scheduling, dispatching, and distributing workers (4.9%)
  • Law enforcement workers, including supervisors (4.1%)
  • Other production occupations, including supervisors (3.9%)
Most common occupations for females in 2000
  • Other office and administrative support workers, including supervisors (7.9%)
  • Retail sales workers, except cashiers (6.5%)
  • Other financial specialists (5.8%)
  • Other management occupations, except farmers and farm managers (5.0%)
  • Secretaries and administrative assistants (4.6%)
  • Health technologists and technicians (4.4%)
  • Other sales and related occupations, including supervisors (4.1%)

Average climate in Lincoln, Alabama

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

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Air pollution and air quality trends
(lower is better)
AQI Ozone
Air Quality Index

Air Quality Index (AQI) level in 2006 was 90.1. This is worse than average.

City:

90.1
U.S.:

74.2
Ozone Level

Ozone [ppb] level in 2006 was 32.8. This is about average. Closest monitor was 6.6 miles away from the city center.

City:

32.8
U.S.:

33.3

Tornado activity:

Lincoln-area historical tornado activity is slightly above Alabama state average. It is 138% greater than the overall U.S. average.

On 3/27/1994, a category F4 (max. wind speeds 207-260 mph) tornado 8.8 miles away from the Lincoln city center killed 22 people and injured 150 people and caused between $5,000,000 and $50,000,000 in damages.

On 4/4/1977, a category F5 (max. wind speeds 261-318 mph) tornado 32.3 miles away from the city center killed 22 people and injured 130 people and caused between $5,000,000 and $50,000,000 in damages.

Earthquake activity:

Lincoln-area historical earthquake activity is near Alabama state average. It is 80% smaller than the overall U.S. average.

On 4/29/2003 at 08:59:39, a magnitude 4.9 (4.4 MB, 4.6 MW, 4.9 LG, Depth: 12.2 mi, Class: Light, Intensity: IV - V) earthquake occurred 68.8 miles away from the city center
On 1/18/1999 at 07:00:53, a magnitude 4.8 (4.8 MB, 4.0 LG, Depth: 0.6 mi) earthquake occurred 65.7 miles away from the city center
On 6/24/1975 at 11:11:36, a magnitude 4.5 (4.5 MB) earthquake occurred 98.3 miles away from the city center
On 10/24/1997 at 08:35:17, a magnitude 4.9 (4.8 MB, 4.2 MS, 4.9 LG, Depth: 6.2 mi) earthquake occurred 183.2 miles away from the city center
On 8/2/1974 at 08:52:09, a magnitude 4.9 (4.3 MB, 4.9 LG) earthquake occurred 210.9 miles away from Lincoln center
On 11/7/2004 at 11:20:21, a magnitude 4.4 (4.4 MB, 4.3 MW, 4.0 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 122.7 miles away from Lincoln center
Magnitude types: regional Lg-wave magnitude (LG), body-wave magnitude (MB), surface-wave magnitude (MS), moment magnitude (MW)

Natural disasters:

The number of natural disasters in Talladega County (17) is greater than the US average (13).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 11
Emergencies Declared: 6

Causes of natural disasters: Storms: 9, Floods: 7, Tornadoes: 6, Hurricanes: 5, Winds: 3, Drought: 1, Snowfall: 1, Winter Storm: 1 (Note: some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Lincoln topographic map

Hospitals and medical centers near Lincoln:

  • CARE FIRST HOME HEALTH OF ST CLAIR COUNTY (Home Health Center, about 8 miles away; PELL CITY, AL)
  • LAKESIDE HOSPICE INC (Hospital, about 9 miles away; PELL CITY, AL)
  • DCI PELL CITY (Dialysis Facility, about 11 miles away; PELL CITY, AL)
  • BAPTIST CITIZENS HOME HEALTH CARE (Home Health Center, about 11 miles away; TALLADEGA, AL)
  • CITIZENS BAPTIST MEDICAL CENTER Acute Care Hospitals (about 11 miles away; TALLADEGA, AL)
  • LANDMARK DIALYSIS (Dialysis Facility, about 11 miles away; TALLADEGA, AL)
  • DAVITA TALLADEGA (Dialysis Facility, about 12 miles away; TALLADEGA, AL)

Amtrak station near Lincoln:

  • 19 miles: ANNISTON (126 W.4TH ST.) . Services: enclosed waiting area, public restrooms, public payphones, free short-term parking, free long-term parking, call for taxi service.

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Lincoln:

  • Jacksonville State University (about 27 miles; Jacksonville, AL; Full-time enrollment: 7,566)
  • Gadsden State Community College (about 29 miles; Gadsden, AL; FT enrollment: 4,650)
  • Jefferson State Community College (about 33 miles; Birmingham, AL; FT enrollment: 6,041)
  • Samford University (about 39 miles; Birmingham, AL; FT enrollment: 3,829)
  • University of Alabama at Birmingham (about 40 miles; Birmingham, AL; FT enrollment: 14,853)
  • Virginia College-Birmingham (about 41 miles; Birmingham, AL; FT enrollment: 8,167)
  • Snead State Community College (about 43 miles; Boaz, AL; FT enrollment: 2,023)

Public high school in Lincoln:

Public elementary/middle schools in Lincoln:

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Library in Lincoln:

  • LINCOLN PUBLIC LIBRARY (Operating income: $101,527; Location: 49 COMPLEX DRIVE; 16,148 books; 285 audio materials; 306 video materials; 79 state licensed databases; 5 print serial subscriptions)

Points of interest:

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Notable locations in Lincoln: Clear Springs Marina (A), Lincoln Fire and Rescue Station 1 (B), Lincoln Fire and Rescue Station 2 (C). Display/hide their locations on the map

Churches in Lincoln include: Rushing Spring Church (A), Eureka United Methodist Church (B), Holy Hill Church of Our Lord Jesus Christ (C), Lincoln Baptist Church (D), Lincoln United Methodist Church (E), Little Jerusalem Church of God (F), Macedonia Church (G), Pine Grove Missionary Baptist Church (H), Saint Marys Baptist Church (I). Display/hide their locations on the map

Cemetery: McCellan Cemetery (1). Display/hide its location on the map

Reservoir: Watkins Lake (A). Display/hide its location on the map

Tourist attraction: International Motor Sports Hall of Fame (Tours & Charters; 3198 Speedway Boulevard) (1). Display/hide its approximate location on the map

Hotels: Days Inn Lincoln (945 Industrial Boulevard) (1), Comfort Inn Lincoln (850/A Speedway Industrial Drive) (2), Mccaig's Mobile Home Park (75333 Al Highway 77) (3). Display/hide their approximate locations on the map

Talladega County has a predicted average indoor radon screening level greater than 4 pCi/L (pico curies per liter) - Highest Potential

Drinking water stations with addresses in Lincoln and their reported violations in the past:

LINCOLN (CITY OF) (Population served: 10,029, Groundwater):
Past health violations:
  • MCL, Monthly (TCR) - In AUG-2010, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (SEP-13-2010), St Violation/Reminder Notice (SEP-13-2010), St Public Notif received (OCT-07-2010), St Compliance achieved (MAR-10-2011)
Past monitoring violations:
  • One minor monitoring violation
Average household size:
This city:

2.5 people
Alabama:

2.5 people

Percentage of family households:
This city:

72.0%
Whole state:

67.8%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This city:

6.8%
Whole state:

4.7%


Likely homosexual households (counted as self-reported same-sex unmarried-partner households)
  • Lesbian couples: 0.6% of all households
  • Gay men: 0.3% of all households
44 people in residential treatment centers for adults in 2010

Banks with branches in Lincoln (2011 data):

  • The First National Bank of Talladega: Lincoln Branch at Magnolia Avenue And Highway U.S. 78, branch established on 1968/01/02. Info updated 2011/02/24: Bank assets: $420.9 mil, Deposits: $334.8 mil, headquarters in Talladega, AL, positive income, Commercial Lending Specialization, 3 total offices, Holding Company: First National Talladega Corporation
  • Regions Bank: Lincoln Branch at 47685 Us Highway 78, branch established on 1968/05/15. Info updated 2011/02/24: Bank assets: $123,368.2 mil, Deposits: $98,301.3 mil, headquarters in Birmingham, AL, positive income, Commercial Lending Specialization, 1778 total offices, Holding Company: Regions Financial Corporation
  • Metro Bank: Lincoln Branch at 47537 Highway 78, branch established on 2000/11/01. Info updated 2011/02/24: Bank assets: $627.7 mil, Deposits: $557.5 mil, headquarters in Pell City, AL, positive income, Commercial Lending Specialization, 9 total offices

For population 15 years and over in Lincoln:

Marital status in Lincoln, AL
  • Never married: 26.7%
  • Now married: 52.2%
  • Separated: 4.3%
  • Widowed: 4.5%
  • Divorced: 12.4%

For population 25 years and over in Lincoln:

  • High school or higher: 85.3%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 18.7%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 6.8%
  • Unemployed: 5.5%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 23.1 minutes
Educational Attainment in 2017
School Enrollment by Level of School in 2017
Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

10.6
Alabama average:

11.5

Travel time (in minutes) to work in 2017
Means of transportation to work in 2017 - Lincoln
Presidential Elections Results

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Religion statistics for Lincoln, AL (based on Talladega County data)

Religions Adherents in 2010
Religions Adherents - Change between 2000 and 2010
ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Evangelical Protestant33,499139
Mainline Protestant4,53837
Black Protestant3,64525
Catholic1,7694
Other5544
None38,286-
Source: Clifford Grammich, Kirk Hadaway, Richard Houseal, Dale E.Jones, Alexei Krindatch, Richie Stanley and Richard H.Taylor. 2012. 2010 U.S.Religion Census: Religious Congregations & Membership Study. Association of Statisticians of American Religious Bodies. Jones, Dale E., et al. 2002. Congregations and Membership in the United States 2000. Nashville, TN: Glenmary Research Center. Graphs represent county-level data

Food Environment Statistics:

Number of grocery stores: 8
Talladega County:

1.00 / 10,000 pop.
State:

1.89 / 10,000 pop.
Number of supercenters and club stores: 1
Talladega County:

0.12 / 10,000 pop.
Alabama:

0.20 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 9
This county:

1.12 / 10,000 pop.
State:

0.65 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 70
Here:

8.73 / 10,000 pop.
Alabama:

6.32 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 40
This county:

4.99 / 10,000 pop.
Alabama:

5.75 / 10,000 pop.
Adult diabetes rate:
This county:

12.8%
Alabama:

11.8%
Adult obesity rate:
Talladega County:

32.8%
Alabama:

31.7%
Low-income preschool obesity rate:
Talladega County:

6.9%
Alabama:

13.5%

Health and Nutrition:

Healthy diet rate:
Here:

46.9%
Alabama:

48.5%

Average overall health of teeth and gums:
Lincoln:

42.8%
Alabama:

44.8%

Average BMI:
Lincoln:

29.0
Alabama:

29.0

People feeling badly about themselves:
This city:

19.7%
Alabama:

21.3%

People not drinking alcohol at all:
This city:

9.2%
Alabama:

11.2%

Average hours sleeping at night:
This city:

6.7
Alabama:

6.8

Overweight people:
This city:

36.3%
Alabama:

34.4%

General health condition:
Lincoln:

52.9%
Alabama:

54.7%

Average condition of hearing:
This city:

78.3%
State:

79.1%

More about Health and Nutrition of Lincoln, AL Residents
Local government employment and payroll (March 2012)
Function Full-time employees Monthly full-time payroll Average yearly full-time wage Part-time employees Monthly part-time payroll
Police Protection - Officers 19$39,757$25,1100$0
Streets and Highways 16$29,382$22,0370$0
Sewerage 7$14,629$25,0780$0
Police - Other 5$8,303$19,9270$0
Firefighters 5$12,228$29,3470$0
Other and Unallocable 5$8,893$21,3430$0
Other Government Administration 3$6,005$24,0206$1,792
Judicial and Legal 3$3,541$14,1640$0
Parks and Recreation 3$3,990$15,9606$530
Financial Administration 1$4,186$50,2320$0
Health 1$1,893$22,7160$0
Welfare 1$1,373$16,4761$761
Fire - Other 0$0 0$0
Airports 0$0 0$0
Water Transport and Terminals 0$0 0$0
Gas Supply 0$0 0$0
Electric Power 0$0 0$0
Water Supply 0$0 0$0
Correction 0$0 0$0
Housing and Community Development (Local) 0$0 0$0
Solid Waste Management 0$0 0$0
Hospitals 0$0 0$0
Transit 0$0 0$0
Local Libraries 0$0 0$0
Natural Resources 0$0 0$0
Totals for Government 69$134,180$23,33613$3,083

Lincoln government finances - Expenditure in 2012 (per resident):

  • Construction - General - Other: $1,574,000 ($236.19)
    Water Utilities: $262,000 ($39.32)
  • Current Operations - Police Protection: $3,360,000 ($504.20)
    Water Utilities: $2,296,000 ($344.54)
    Central Staff Services: $643,000 ($96.49)
    Regular Highways: $606,000 ($90.94)
    Parks and Recreation: $536,000 ($80.43)
    Judicial and Legal Services: $270,000 ($40.52)
    Local Fire Protection: $79,000 ($11.85)
    General - Other: $62,000 ($9.30)
    Libraries: $4,000 ($0.60)
    Public Welfare - Other: $2,000 ($0.30)
    Solid Waste Management: $1,000 ($0.15)
  • General - Interest on Debt: $1,078,000 ($161.76)
  • Total Salaries and Wages: $1,616,000 ($242.50)

Lincoln government finances - Revenue in 2012 (per resident):

  • Charges - Other: $1,466,000 ($219.99)
    Solid Waste Management: $1,000 ($0.15)
  • Local Intergovernmental - Water Utilities: $224,000 ($33.61)
  • Miscellaneous - Fines and Forfeits: $219,000 ($32.86)
    General Revenue - Other: $61,000 ($9.15)
    Donations From Private Sources: $5,000 ($0.75)
  • Revenue - Water Utilities: $3,191,000 ($478.84)
  • State Intergovernmental - General Local Government Support: $272,000 ($40.82)
    Highways: $34,000 ($5.10)
    Other: $20,000 ($3.00)
  • Tax - Other: $3,525,000 ($528.96)
    Other License: $583,000 ($87.48)

Lincoln government finances - Debt in 2012 (per resident):

  • Long Term Debt - Outstanding Unspecified Public Purpose: $12,642,000 ($1897.06)
    Beginning Outstanding - Unspecified Public Purpose: $7,047,000 ($1057.47)
    Issue, Unspecified Public Purpose: $6,030,000 ($904.86)
    Retired Unspecified Public Purpose: $435,000 ($65.28)

Lincoln government finances - Cash and Securities in 2012 (per resident):

  • Bond Funds - Cash and Securities: $3,759,000 ($564.08)
  • Other Funds - Cash and Securities: $5,212,000 ($782.11)

5.70% of this county's 2016 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2015 ($40,072 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

5.70%
Alabama average:

5.95%

10 or fewer of this county's residents moved from foreign countries between 2015 and 2016.

Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2015 and 2016:
from Calhoun County, AL  1.33% ($40,186 average AGI)
from St. Clair County, AL  0.59% ($40,560)
from Jefferson County, AL  0.47% ($44,039)


6.05% of this county's 2015 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2016 ($50,348 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

6.05%
Alabama average:

5.97%

10 or fewer of this county's residents moved to foreign countries between 2015 and 2016.

Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2015 and 2016:
to Calhoun County, AL  1.41% ($36,956 average AGI)
to St. Clair County, AL  0.64% ($35,126)
to Shelby County, AL  0.51% ($69,942)
Businesses in Lincoln, AL
NameCountNameCount
Burger King1KFC1
Comfort Inn1McDonald's1
Days Inn1Subway2
Domino's Pizza1Taco Bell1
FedEx1UPS3
H&R Block1Waffle House1

Strongest AM radio stations in Lincoln:

  • WNSI (810 AM; 50 kW; JACKSONVILLE, AL; Owner: UNITED BROADCASTING NETWORK, INC.)
  • WDJC (850 AM; 50 kW; BIRMINGHAM, AL; Owner: KIMTRON, INC.)
  • WJOX (690 AM; 50 kW; BIRMINGHAM, AL; Owner: CITADEL BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • WFHK (1430 AM; 5 kW; PELL CITY, AL; Owner: STOCKS BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • WAPI (1070 AM; 50 kW; BIRMINGHAM, AL; Owner: CITADEL BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • WKNG (1060 AM; daytime; 50 kW; TALLAPOOSA, GA; Owner: WKNG, INC.)
  • WVOK (1580 AM; 3 kW; OXFORD, AL; Owner: WOODARD B/CING. CO., INC.)
  • WHMA (1390 AM; 5 kW; ANNISTON, AL; Owner: CASEY NETWORK, LLC)
  • WAAX (570 AM; 5 kW; GADSDEN, AL; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • WGST (640 AM; 50 kW; ATLANTA, GA; Owner: CITICASTERS LICENSES, L.P.)
  • WZZX (780 AM; daytime; 5 kW; LINEVILLE, AL; Owner: ROBERT A. PERRY)
  • WJBY (930 AM; 5 kW; RAINBOW CITY, AL; Owner: GADSDEN BROADCASTING COMPANY, INC.)
  • WFTD (1080 AM; daytime; 50 kW; MARIETTA, GA; Owner: PRIETO ENTERPRISES, INC.)

Strongest FM radio stations in Lincoln:

  • WTBJ (91.3 FM; OXFORD, AL; Owner: TRINITY CHRISTIAN ACADEMY)
  • WVOK-FM (97.9 FM; OXFORD, AL; Owner: WOODARD BROADCASTING CO. INC.)
  • WTDR (92.7 FM; TALLADEGA, AL; Owner: JACOBS BROADCAST GROUP, INC.)
  • WSSY-FM (97.5 FM; TALLADEGA, AL; Owner: GREAT SOUTH RFDC, LLC)
  • WRAX (107.7 FM; BIRMINGHAM, AL; Owner: CITADEL BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • WLJS-FM (91.9 FM; JACKSONVILLE, AL; Owner: BD. OF TRUSTEES/JACKSONVILLE STATE UNIVERSITY)
  • WGIB (91.9 FM; BIRMINGHAM, AL; Owner: GLEN IRIS BAPTIST SCHOOL)
  • WBPT (106.9 FM; BIRMINGHAM, AL; Owner: CXR HOLDINGS, INC.)
  • WBHK (98.7 FM; WARRIOR, AL; Owner: CXR HOLDINGS, INC.)
  • W269AX (101.7 FM; ANNISTON, AL; Owner: BIBLE BROADCASTING NETWORK, INC.)
  • WZZK-FM (104.7 FM; BIRMINGHAM, AL; Owner: CXR HOLDINGS, INC.)
  • WBHM (90.3 FM; BIRMINGHAM, AL; Owner: BD OF TRUSTEES/U OF AL AT BIRMINGHAM)
  • WODL (97.3 FM; HOMEWOOD, AL; Owner: CXR HOLDINGS, INC.)
  • WKXX (102.9 FM; ATTALLA, AL; Owner: BROADCAST MEDIA LLC)
  • WYSF (94.5 FM; BIRMINGHAM, AL; Owner: CITADEL BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • WASZ (95.5 FM; ASHLAND, AL; Owner: WILLIAMS COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)
  • WGRW (90.7 FM; ANNISTON, AL; Owner: WORD WORKS, INC.)
  • WQSB (105.1 FM; ALBERTVILLE, AL; Owner: SAND MOUNTAIN BROADCASTING SERVICE, INC.)
  • WRHY (105.9 FM; CENTRE, AL; Owner: WILLIAMS COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)
  • WMJJ (96.5 FM; BIRMINGHAM, AL; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)

TV broadcast stations around Lincoln:

  • WPXH (Channel 44; GADSDEN, AL; Owner: PAXSON COMMUNICATIONS LICENSE COMPANY, LLC)
  • WJSU-TV (Channel 40; ANNISTON, AL; Owner: TV ALABAMA, INC.)
  • WCIQ (Channel 7; MOUNT CHEAHA, AL; Owner: ALABAMA EDUCATIONAL TELEVISION COMMISSION)
  • WTJP (Channel 60; GADSDEN, AL; Owner: TRINITY BROADCASTING NETWORK)
  • WIAT (Channel 42; BIRMINGHAM, AL; Owner: MEDIA GENERAL COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)
  • WBIQ (Channel 10; BIRMINGHAM, AL; Owner: ALABAMA EDUCATIONAL TELEVISION COMMISSION)
  • WBRC (Channel 6; BIRMINGHAM, AL; Owner: WBRC LICENSE, INC.)
  • WTTO (Channel 21; HOMEWOOD, AL; Owner: WTTO LICENSEE, LLC)
  • WVTM-TV (Channel 13; BIRMINGHAM, AL; Owner: BIRMINGHAM BROADCASTING (WVTM-TV), LLC)
  • WABM (Channel 68; BIRMINGHAM, AL; Owner: BIRMINGHAM (WABM-TV) LICENSEE, INC.)
  • W63CK (Channel 63; TALLADEGA, AL; Owner: BOWLIN BROADCAST NETWORK, INC.)
  • WOIL-LP (Channel 47; TALLADEGA, AL; Owner: BOWLIN BROADCAST NETWORK, INC.)
  • WJXS-CA (Channel 24; JACKSONVILLE, AL; Owner: ALABAMA HERITAGE COMMUNICATIONS, L.L.C.)
  • W50BO (Channel 50; ASHVILLE, AL; Owner: BOWLIN AND JOHNSON)
Lincoln fatal accident statistics for 1975 - 2017
Fatal road traffic accident statistics for 1975 - 2017
See more detailed statistics of Lincoln fatal car crashes and road traffic accidents for 1975 - 2017 here
  • National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
  • 44Number of bridges
  • 656ft / 200mTotal length
  • $77,244,000Total costs
  • 379,756Total average daily traffic
  • 113,860Total average daily truck traffic
  • 278,706Total future (year 2033) average daily traffic
New bridges in Lincoln, AL - historical statistics
  • New bridges - historical statistics
  • 11900-1909
  • 21930-1939
  • 41940-1949
  • 71950-1959
  • 191960-1969
  • 31970-1979
  • 31980-1989
  • 42000-2009
  • 12010-2018
See full National Bridge Inventory statistics for Lincoln, AL

FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers:

3 (See the full list of FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers in Lincoln)

FCC Registered Antenna Towers:

183 (See the full list of FCC Registered Antenna Towers)

FCC Registered Broadcast Land Mobile Towers:

11 (See the full list of FCC Registered Broadcast Land Mobile Towers in Lincoln, AL)

FCC Registered Microwave Towers:

27 (See the full list of FCC Registered Microwave Towers in this town)

FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:

42 (See the full list of FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses in Lincoln)

FAA Registered Aircraft:

6
  • Aircraft: WALKER JAMES A RV-7A (Category: Land, Seats: 2, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds), Engine: SUPERIOR IO-360 SER (180 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 196VA , Serial Number: 70196, Year manufactured: 2006, Airworthiness Date: 04/25/2006, Certificate Issue Date: 02/25/2015
    Registrant (Individual): Joel B Richardson, 2781 England Rd, Lincoln, AL 35096
  • Aircraft: PIPER PA-38-112 (Category: Land, Seats: 2, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds, Speed: 183 mph), Engine: LYCOMING 0-235 SERIES (115 HP) (4 Cycle)
    N-Number: 2331B , Serial Number: 38-79A0012, Year manufactured: 1978, Certificate Issue Date: 01/05/2016
    Registrant (Individual): Randal W Durley, 11841 Stemley Rd, Lincoln, AL 35096
  • Aircraft: PIPER PA-28-140 (Category: Land, Seats: 4, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds, Speed: 107 mph), Engine: LYCOMING 0-320 SERIES (180 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 8158N , Serial Number: 28-25353, Year manufactured: 1968, Airworthiness Date: 12/20/1968, Certificate Issue Date: 09/14/2016
    Registrant (Individual): Brian K Triplett, 44 Highland View Ln, Lincoln, AL 35096
  • Aircraft: GRUMMAN AMERICAN AVN. CORP. AA-5B (Category: Land, Seats: 4, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds, Speed: 105 mph), Engine: LYCOMING O&VO-360 SER (180 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 83RQ , Serial Number: AA5B0887, Year manufactured: 1978, Airworthiness Date: 08/16/1978, Certificate Issue Date: 04/18/2019
    Registrant (Individual): Billy C Bearden, 385 Eastland Dr, Lincoln, AL 35096
  • Aircraft: KENNISON JOHN C SEAREY (Category: Amphibian, Seats: 2, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds), Engine: AMA/EXPR UNKNOWN ENG (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 962K , Serial Number: 1MK372C, Year manufactured: 2007, Airworthiness Date: 08/12/2007, Certificate Issue Date: 01/30/2006
    Registrant (Individual): John C Kennison, 2801 England Rd, Lincoln, AL 35096
  • Aircraft: PIPER PA-28-140 (Category: Land, Seats: 4, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds, Speed: 107 mph), Engine: LYCOMING 0-320 SERIES (180 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 714TE , Serial Number: 28-7525093, Year manufactured: 1974, Airworthiness Date: 11/22/1974, Certificate Issue Date: 09/28/2015
    Registrant (Co-Owned): Thomas M Canada, Po Box 127, Lincoln, AL 35096, Other Owners: Clinton J Hanner
    Deregistered: Cancel Date: 01/28/2019

2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System Incidents:

  • Fire: 2
  • Hazardous Condition: 1

Fire-safe hotels and motels in Lincoln, Alabama:

  • Comfort Inn, 850 A Speedway Industrial Dr, Lincoln, Alabama 35096 , Phone: (205) 763-9777, Fax: (205) 763-8329
  • Days Inn Lincoln, 945 Speedway Industrial Dr, Lincoln, Alabama 35096 , Phone: (205) 763-8080, Fax: (205) 763-8062
All 2 fire-safe hotels and motels in Lincoln, Alabama
Most common first names in Lincoln, AL among deceased individuals
NameCountLived (average)
James5270.0 years
John3769.4 years
William3472.5 years
Willie2973.2 years
Charles2870.7 years
Robert2771.2 years
Mary2275.6 years
Annie1681.6 years
George1674.9 years
Henry1160.8 years
Most common last names in Lincoln, AL among deceased individuals
Last nameCountLived (average)
Smith4266.5 years
Turner2073.1 years
Haynes1776.9 years
Jones1678.4 years
Embry1460.6 years
Mccluney1462.5 years
Orr1275.4 years
Phillips1267.1 years
Wilson1274.1 years
Williams1175.2 years
Houses and condos Apartments
Most commonly used house heating fuel in houses and condos in Lincoln, AL
  • 78.9%Electricity
  • 10.9%Utility gas
  • 9.5%Bottled, tank, or LP gas
  • 0.7%Other fuel
Most commonly used house heating fuel in apartments in Lincoln, AL
  • 50.0%Electricity
  • 32.0%Utility gas
  • 15.9%Bottled, tank, or LP gas
  • 2.2%Coal or coke


Lincoln compared to Alabama state average:

  • Unemployed percentage significantly below state average.
  • Foreign-born population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Renting percentage below state average.
  • Length of stay since moving in significantly below state average.
  • House age below state average.

Lincoln on our top lists:

  • #24 on the list of "Top 101 cities with the largest house values disparities (population 5,000+)"
  • #80 on the list of "Top 101 cities with the highest percentage of English-only speaking households, population 5,000+"
  • #80 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the smallest number of people without health insurance coverage in 2000"
  • #87 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the highest number of deaths per 1000 residents 2007-2013 (pop. 50,000+)"
  • #93 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the smallest number of children under 18 without health insurance coverage in 2000"
There are 7 pilots and 6 other airmen in this city.
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