For population 25 years and over in Lincoln:
For population 15 years and over in Lincoln town:
46 residents are foreign born
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units in 2000:
Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Green Bay, WI (113.6 miles , pop. 102,313).
Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Madison, WI (196.5 miles , pop. 208,054).
Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Chicago, IL (292.1 miles , pop. 2,896,016).
Nearest cities: Eagle River, WI (0.9 miles ), Cloverland, WI (2.6 miles ), Sugar Camp, WI (2.8 miles ), Three Lakes, WI (3.0 miles ), Conover, WI (3.0 miles ), St. Germain, WI (3.5 miles ), Phelps, WI (3.5 miles ), Hiles, WI (3.6 miles ).
Single-family new house construction building permits:
Latitude: 45.91 N, Longitude: 89.24 W
Area code commonly used in this area: 715
Unemployment in July 2013:
Work and jobs in Lincoln: detailed stats about occupations, industries, unemployment, workers, commute
Average climate in Lincoln, Wisconsin
Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations
Lincoln-area historical tornado activity is below Wisconsin state average. It is 34% smaller than the overall U.S. average.
On 6/25/1950, a category F4 (max. wind speeds 207-260 mph) tornado 17.4 miles away from the Lincoln town center killed 2 people and injured 12 people and caused between $50,000 and $500,000 in damages.
On 4/27/1984, a category F3 (max. wind speeds 158-206 mph) tornado 16.7 miles away from the town center killed one person and injured 8 people and caused between $5,000,000 and $50,000,000 in damages.
Natural disasters:The number of natural disasters in Vilas County (4) is a lot smaller than the US average (12).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 1
Emergencies Declared: 3
Causes of natural disasters: Floods: 2, Storms: 2, Wind: 1, Drought: 1, Hurricane: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Hospitals/medical centers near Lincoln:
Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Lincoln:
(lower is better)
Air Quality Index (AQI)
Carbon Monoxide (CO) [ppm] level in 2010 was 0.416. This is worse than average. There were 30 monitors within city limits.
Particulate Matter (PM10) [µ/m3] level in 2005 was 7.81. This is significantly better than average. There were 17 monitors within city limits.
Particulate Matter (PM2.5) [µ/m3] level in 2010 was 8.06. This is about average. There were 14 monitors within city limits.
Sulfur Dioxide (SO2) [ppb] level in 2010 was 4.09. This is significantly worse than average. Closest monitor was 20.4 miles away from the city center.
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Percentage of family households:
Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
Likely homosexual households (counted as self-reported same-sex unmarried-partner households)
Residents with income below the poverty level in 2009:
Residents with income below 50% of the poverty level in 2009:
Lincoln compared to Wisconsin state average:
Most commonly used house heating fuel:
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Religion statistics for Lincoln town (based on Vilas County data)Percentage of population affiliated with a religious congregations: 54.94%
Breakdown of population affiliated with a religious congregations
Tables represent county-level data.
Food Environment Statistics:
Number of grocery stores: 10
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 1
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 25
Number of full-service restaurants: 85
Adult diabetes rate:
Adult obesity rate:
Low-income preschool obesity rate:
7.13% of this county's 2006 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2005 ($55,812 average adjusted gross income)
10 or fewer of this county's residents moved from foreign countries between 2005 and 2006.
Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2005 and 2006:
7.03% of this county's 2005 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2006 ($38,442 average adjusted gross income)
10 or fewer of this county's residents moved to foreign countries between 2005 and 2006.
Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2005 and 2006:
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TV broadcast stations around Lincoln:
National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
Number of bridges: 2
Total length: 6 meters (20ft)
Total average daily traffic: 13,260
Total average daily truck traffic: 703
Total future (year 2029) average daily traffic: 19,730
FCC Registered Antenna Towers:2
2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System Incidents: