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Population in 2012: 10,640 (98% urban, 2% rural). Population change since 2000: +6.8%
 

Males: 4,681  (44.0%)
Females: 5,959  (56.0%)

Median resident age:  38.4 years
North Carolina median age:  45.5 years

Zip codes: 28092.

Estimated median household income in 2012: $28,813 (it was $31,684 in 2000)
Lincolnton:

$28,813
NC:

$45,150
Estimated per capita income in 2012: $18,429

Lincolnton city income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2012: $114,639 (it was $87,200 in 2000)
Lincolnton:

$114,639
NC:

$150,100
Mean prices in 2011: All housing units: $145,629; Detached houses: $147,223; Townhouses or other attached units: $184,629; In 2-unit structures: $117,422; In 3-to-4-unit structures: $238,077; In 5-or-more-unit structures: $219,863; Mobile homes: $43,227

Median gross rent in 2012: $672.

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  • White alone - 7,135 (68.0%)
  • Hispanic - 1,683 (16.0%)
  • Black alone - 1,394 (13.3%)
  • Two or more races - 168 (1.6%)
  • Asian alone - 54 (0.5%)
  • American Indian alone - 29 (0.3%)
  • Other race alone - 23 (0.2%)

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Mar. 2012 cost of living index in Lincolnton: 85.3 (less than average, U.S. average is 100)


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Ancestries: German (14.6%), United States (13.0%), English (10.5%), Irish (7.8%), Scotch-Irish (3.8%), Scottish (2.7%).

Current Local Time: EST time zone

Elevation: 840 feet

Land area: 8.17 square miles.

Population density: 1,302 people per square mile 
 
 (low).

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For population 25 years and over in Lincolnton:

  • High school or higher: 78.7%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 17.2%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 4.4%
  • Unemployed: 17.5%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 25.0 minutes

For population 15 years and over in Lincolnton city:

  • Never married: 26.6%
  • Now married: 45.7%
  • Separated: 3.6%
  • Widowed: 10.8%
  • Divorced: 13.2%

783 residents are foreign born

This city:  7.4%
North Carolina:  7.7%



According to our research of North Carolina and other state lists there were 75 registered sex offenders living in Lincolnton, North Carolina as of November 24, 2014.
The ratio of number of residents in Lincolnton to the number of sex offenders is 142 to 1.


Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2012: $1,320 (1.1%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2012: $1,690 (1.2%)

Lincolnton satellite photo by USGS

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Gastonia, NC (15.5 miles , pop. 66,277).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Charlotte, NC (29.8 miles , pop. 540,828).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Philadelphia, PA (457.1 miles , pop. 1,517,550).

Nearest cities: Boger City, NC (1.6 miles ), Iron Station, NC (2.3 miles ), High Shoals, NC (2.4 miles ), Maiden, NC (2.7 miles ), Cherryville, NC (3.2 miles ), Dellview, NC (3.3 miles) , Stanley, NC (3.4 miles ), Dallas, NC (3.4 miles ).

Latitude: 35.47 N, Longitude: 81.24 W

Daytime population change due to commuting: +4,884 (+46.4%)
Workers who live and work in this city: 1,448 (38.3%)

Area codes: 704, 980

Lincolnton household income distribution Lincolnton home values distribution


 

Crime rates in Lincolnton by Year
Type 2001 2003 2005 2006 2008 2009 2010 2011 2012
Murders 210300013
per 100,000 19.79.90.028.30.00.00.09.428.1
Rapes 000100021
per 100,000 0.00.00.09.40.00.00.018.89.4
Robberies 78161891114811
per 100,000 69.179.2154.4169.883.5100.5127.175.3103.0
Assaults 322420425134163723
per 100,000 315.7237.6193.0396.2473.1310.7145.2348.4215.5
Burglaries 1379611816225816481107105
per 100,000 1351.8950.41138.61528.32393.51498.5735.21007.6983.6
Thefts 830748555563592478452442435
per 100,000 8189.47405.25355.15311.35492.24367.74102.84162.44074.9
Auto thefts 30314041311381318
per 100,000 296.0306.9386.0386.8287.6118.872.6122.4168.6
Arson 326224016
per 100,000 29.619.857.918.918.636.50.09.456.2
City-data.com crime rate (higher means more crime, U.S. average = 293.1) 543.8457.0391.4520.4506.3364.4275.7356.4366.0

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City-data.com crime rate counts serious crimes more heavily. It adjusts for the number of visitors and daily workers commuting into cities.

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

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2012, including police officers: 35 (30 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

2.81
North Carolina average:

2.37

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Lincolnton, North Carolina accommodation, waste management, arts - Economy and Business Data

Unemployment in July 2013:
Here:

9.8%
North Carolina:

9.1%

Unemployment by year (%)

Historical population

Historical housing units


Population change in the 1990s: +561 (+6.0%).

Most common industries in 2008-2012 (%)
Males Females
  • Manufacturing (32%)
  • Construction (13%)
  • Retail trade (13%)
  • Transportation and warehousing (8%)
  • Health care and social assistance (6%)
  • Accommodation and food services (4%)
  • Professional, scientific, and technical services (4%)
  • Health care and social assistance (26%)
  • Manufacturing (16%)
  • Educational services (14%)
  • Retail trade (11%)
  • Accommodation and food services (9%)
  • Other services, except public administration (6%)
  • Finance and insurance (4%)
Most common occupations (%)
Males Females
  • Other production occupations including supervisors (10%)
  • Metal workers and plastic workers (7%)
  • Assemblers and fabricators (6%)
  • Textile, apparel, and furnishings workers (5%)
  • Electrical equipment mechanics and other installation, maintenance, and repair occupations including supervisors (5%)
  • Material recording, scheduling, dispatching, and distributing workers (5%)
  • Other management occupations except farmers and farm managers (4%)
  • Other production occupations including supervisors (9%)
  • Textile, apparel, and furnishings workers (8%)
  • Other office and administrative support workers including supervisors (6%)
  • Preschool, kindergarten, elementary and middle school teachers (5%)
  • Assemblers and fabricators (5%)
  • Secretaries and administrative assistants (4%)
  • Cashiers (4%)

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Average climate in Lincolnton, North Carolina

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Tornado activity:

Lincolnton-area historical tornado activity is slightly above North Carolina state average. It is 41% greater than the overall U.S. average.

On 5/5/1989, a category F4 (max. wind speeds 207-260 mph) tornado 17.4 miles away from the Lincolnton city center killed 4 people and injured 52 people and caused between $5,000,000 and $50,000,000 in damages.

On 5/7/1998, a category F4 tornado 27.7 miles away from the city center injured 2 people and caused $1 million in damages.

Earthquake activity:

Lincolnton-area historical earthquake activity is slightly above North Carolina state average. It is 92% smaller than the overall U.S. average.

On 4/13/1998 at 09:56:11, a magnitude 3.9 (3.5 MB, 3.9 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi, Class: Light, Intensity: II - III) earthquake occurred 74.2 miles away from the city center
On 9/25/2006 at 05:44:25, a magnitude 3.7 (3.7 MB, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 92.3 miles away from Lincolnton center
On 8/25/2005 at 03:09:42, a magnitude 3.6 (3.6 MW, Depth: 5.0 mi) earthquake occurred 91.9 miles away from the city center
On 6/5/1998 at 02:31:01, a magnitude 3.2 (3.2 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 23.8 miles away from the city center
On 6/26/1995 at 00:36:17, a magnitude 3.5 (3.1 MB, 3.5 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 88.8 miles away from Lincolnton center
On 12/7/2007 at 11:07:03, a magnitude 3.1 (3.1 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 54.1 miles away from the city center
Magnitude types: regional Lg-wave magnitude (LG), body-wave magnitude (MB), moment magnitude (MW)

Natural disasters:

The number of natural disasters in Lincoln County (11) is near the US average (12).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 7
Emergencies Declared: 4

Causes of natural disasters: Hurricanes: 2, Tornadoes: 2, Drought: 1, Flood: 1, Snowfall: 1, Blizzard: 1, Drought: 1, Freeze: 1, Ice Storm: 1, Storm: 1, Tropical Storm: 1, Winter Storm: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Lincolnton topographic map

Birthplace of: Candace Newmaker - Children, Drew Droege - Actor, Robert Hoke - Confederate Army general, Stephen Dodson Ramseur - Army officer, Barclay Radebaugh - Basketball player-coach, Jim Cleamons - Basketball player-coach, William H. Forney - Confederate Army general and politician, Devon Lowery - Baseball player, Dick Smith (AL outfielder) - Baseball player, Eric Wilson - College basketball player (Western Carolina Catamounts).

Medal of Honor Recipient born in Lincolnton: Rufus Zenas Johnston.


Hospitals/medical centers in Lincolnton:

  • FMC LINCOLNTON DIALYSIS (Dialysis Facility, 1090 S GROVE STREET EXT)
  • HEALTHY AT HOME - CAROLINAS MEDICAL CENTER LINCOLN (Home Health Center, 853 S LAUREL STREET)
  • LINCOLN COUNTY HHA (Home Health Center, 2681 EAST MAIN ST)
  • BROOKWOOD HOME (Hospital, 1254 BROOKHAVEN DR)
  • CAROLINAS MEDICAL CENTER-LINCOLN (Acute Care Hospitals,Government - Hospital District or Authority, provides emergency services, 433 MCALISTER RD)
  • HOSPICE OF LINCOLN CTY INC (Hospital, 107 N CEDAR STREET)
  • LINOAK GROUP HOME (Hospital, 3175 BANK ROAD)
  • RIVERVIEW HOME (Hospital, 1793 RIVERVIEW ROAD)
  • SUNNY HILL II (Hospital, 279 SUNNY HILL DRIVE)
  • BRIAN CTR HLTH AND RET/LINCOLNTON (Nursing Home, 515 S GENERALS BLVD)
  • CARDINAL HEALTHCARE AND REHAB (Nursing Home, 931 N ASPEN ST)
  • KINDRED NURSING AND REHABILITATION-LINCOLN (Nursing Home, 1410 EAST GASTON ST)
  • LINCOLN COUNTY HOSPITAL-SNF (Nursing Home, GAMBLE DRIVE BOX 677)

Political contributions by individuals in Lincolnton, NC

Airports located in Lincolnton:

Amtrak station near Lincolnton:

  • 15 miles: GASTONIA (350 HANCOCK ST.) . Services: enclosed waiting area, public restrooms, public payphones, free short-term parking, free long-term parking, call for taxi service.

Local government website: www.co.lincoln.nc.us/City/city.htm

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Lincolnton:

  • Gaston College (about 13 miles; Dallas, NC; Full-time enrollment: 2,732)
  • Catawba Valley Community College (about 16 miles; Hickory, NC; FT enrollment: 2,135)
  • NASCAR Technical Institute (about 24 miles; Mooresville, NC; FT enrollment: 2,200)
  • Johnson & Wales University-Charlotte (about 28 miles; Charlotte, NC; FT enrollment: 2,428)
  • Gardner-Webb University (about 30 miles; Boiling Springs, NC; FT enrollment: 2,457)
  • Central Piedmont Community College (about 30 miles; Charlotte, NC; FT enrollment: 7,630)
  • Caldwell Community College and Technical Institute (about 30 miles; Hudson, NC; FT enrollment: 2,172)

Public high schools in Lincolnton:

Biggest public elementary/middle schools in Lincolnton:

Private elementary/middle school in Lincolnton:

  • LONG SHOALS WESLEYAN ACADEMY (Students: 50; Location: 3032 WESLEYAN CHURCH RD; Grades: KG - 6)
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Notable locations in Lincolnton: Lincolnton Plaza (A), Lincoln Country Club (B), Baptist Church Fellowship Building (C), Lincoln County Health Center (D). Display/hide their locations on the map

Shopping Center: Midland Shopping Center (1). Display/hide its location on the map

Churches in Lincolnton include: Herndon Church (A), Victory Grove Church (B), Bethel Church (C), David Memorial Church (D), Saint Lukes Lutheran Church (E), Church of God (F), Saint Dorothys Catholic Church (G), First Wesleyan Church (H), First Presbyterian Church (I). Display/hide their locations on the map

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

Streams, rivers, and creeks: Lithia Branch (A), Walker Branch (B). Display/hide their locations on the map

Tourist attractions: Lincoln County Museum of History (403 East Main Street), Beaver Larry Sign Company (Amusement & Theme Parks; 1421 Daniels Road), Fun Time Go KART Rides (Amusement & Theme Parks; 1421 Daniels Road), Concerts For Christ (Arcades & Amusements; 3059 Brady Hoffman Road), G & S Tours & Charters (Tours & Charters; 1330 Davis Road).

Hotels: Carolina Motel (306 North Generals Boulevard), Days Inn (614 Clark Drive), Comfort Inn of Lincolnton (1550 East Main Street), Comfort Inn (1550 East Main Street), Days Inn Lincolnton (614 Clark Dr), Comfort Inn Lincolnton (1550 East Main Street).

 
Lincoln County has a predicted average indoor radon screening level between 2 and 4 pCi/L (pico curies per liter) - Moderate Potential
Air pollution and air quality trends
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AQI  PM10 PM2.5 Ozone 

Air Quality Index (AQI)

Air Quality Index (AQI) level in 2010 was 33.9. This is about average.
City:

33.9
U.S.:

32.0
Particulate Matter (PM10) [µ/m3] level in 2010 was 16.9. This is better than average. There were 6 monitors within city limits.
City:

16.9
U.S.:

22.1
Particulate Matter (PM2.5) [µ/m3] level in 2010 was 10.3. This is about average. Closest monitor was 12.3 miles away from the city center.
City:

10.3
U.S.:

9.6
Sulfur Dioxide (SO2) [ppb] level in 2000 was 3.86. This is about average. Closest monitor was 3.1 miles away from the city center.
City:

3.86
U.S.:

4.12

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

LEONARD`S FORK BAPT CHURCH (Population served: 150, Groundwater):
Past monitoring violations:
  • Monitoring, Repeat Major (TCR) - In OCT-1996, Contaminant: Coliform (TCR). Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (DEC-20-1996), St Formal NOV issued (DEC-20-1996)
  • 5 routine major monitoring violations
  • One regular monitoring violation
GAINESVILLE BAPTIST CHURCH (Population served: 120, Groundwater):
Past monitoring violations:
  • 3 routine major monitoring violations
MARVIN UNITED METHODIST CHURCH (Population served: 100, Groundwater):
Past monitoring violations:
  • 2 routine major monitoring violations
MT CALVARY BAPTIST CHURCH (Population served: 75, Groundwater):
Past monitoring violations:
  • Monitoring, Repeat Major (TCR) - In JUN-2004, Contaminant: Coliform (TCR). Follow-up actions: St Formal NOV issued (AUG-10-2004), St Public Notif requested (AUG-10-2004), St Public Notif received (SEP-03-2004), St Compliance achieved (FEB-28-2005)
  • Other Non-NPDWR Potential Health Risks - Between DEC-08-2003 and DEC-31-2025, Contaminant: Public Notice
  • Other Non-NPDWR Potential Health Risks - Between AUG-13-2003 and DEC-31-2025, Contaminant: Public Notice
  • Monitoring, Repeat Major (TCR) - In OCT-2002, Contaminant: Coliform (TCR). Follow-up actions: St Formal NOV issued (NOV-27-2002), St Public Notif requested (NOV-27-2002), St Compliance achieved (JUN-30-2003)
  • 10 routine major monitoring violations
  • One minor monitoring violation
  • One regular monitoring violation
PLEASANT GROVE UNITED METH CH (Population served: 60, Groundwater):
Past monitoring violations:
  • Other Non-NPDWR Potential Health Risks - Between FEB-10-2004 and DEC-31-2025, Contaminant: Public Notice
  • 7 routine major monitoring violations
LANDERS CHAPEL UMC (Population served: 50, Groundwater):
Past health violations:
  • MCL, Monthly (TCR) - In NOV-1999, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: St Formal NOV issued (NOV-15-1999), St Public Notif requested (NOV-15-1999), St Compliance achieved (NOV-30-2000)
Past monitoring violations:
  • Monitoring, Repeat Major (TCR) - In APR-2000, Contaminant: Coliform (TCR). Follow-up actions: St Formal NOV issued (JUN-06-2000), St Public Notif requested (JUN-06-2000), St Compliance achieved (NOV-30-2000)
  • Monitoring, Repeat Major (TCR) - In JUL-1999, Contaminant: Coliform (TCR). Follow-up actions: St Formal NOV issued (SEP-03-1999), St Public Notif requested (SEP-03-1999), St Compliance achieved (NOV-30-2000)
  • Monitoring, Repeat Major (TCR) - In JUN-1999, Contaminant: Coliform (TCR). Follow-up actions: St Formal NOV issued (AUG-12-1999), St Public Notif requested (AUG-12-1999), St Compliance achieved (NOV-30-2000)
  • One routine major monitoring violation
FELLOWSHIP BAPTIST CHURCH (Population served: 50, Groundwater):
Past monitoring violations:
  • 2 routine major monitoring violations
EASTWIND UNITED PENTECOSTAL CH (Population served: 50, Groundwater):
Past monitoring violations:
  • Other Non-NPDWR Potential Health Risks - Between MAY-10-2005 and DEC-31-2025, Contaminant: Public Notice
  • Other Non-NPDWR Potential Health Risks - Between APR-02-2005 and DEC-31-2025, Contaminant: Public Notice
  • Other Non-NPDWR Potential Health Risks - Between NOV-10-2004 and DEC-31-2025, Contaminant: Public Notice
  • Other Non-NPDWR Potential Health Risks - Between MAY-18-2004 and DEC-31-2025, Contaminant: Public Notice
  • Other Non-NPDWR Potential Health Risks - Between FEB-29-2004 and DEC-31-2025, Contaminant: Public Notice
  • 16 routine major monitoring violations
  • 3 regular monitoring violations
  • 6 other older monitoring violations

Drinking water stations with addresses in Lincolnton that have no violations reported:

  • IGLESIA DE DIOS HISPANA CHURCH (Population served: 120, Primary Water Source Type: Groundwater)

Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2012: 26.4%
(16.5% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 58.3% for Black residents, 20.9% for Hispanic or Latino residents, 0.0% for other race residents, 72.7% for two or more races residents)

Average household size:
This city:  2.4 people
North Carolina:  2.5 people

Percentage of family households:
This city:  62.2%
Whole state:  66.7%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This city:  6.8%
Whole state:  5.9%

Likely homosexual households (counted as self-reported same-sex unmarried-partner households)
  • Lesbian couples: 0.3% of all households
  • Gay men: 0.4% of all households

Detailed information about poverty and poor residents in Lincolnton, NC

People in group quarters in Lincolnton in 2010:

  • 319 people in nursing facilities/skilled-nursing facilities
  • 97 people in group homes intended for adults
  • 29 people in other noninstitutional facilities
  • 10 people in emergency and transitional shelters (with sleeping facilities) for people experiencing homelessness

People in group quarters in Lincolnton in 2000:

  • 318 people in nursing homes
  • 41 people in other noninstitutional group quarters
  • 40 people in local jails and other confinement facilities (including police lockups)
  • 19 people in homes for the mentally retarded
  • 13 people in agriculture workers' dormitories on farms
  • 6 people in other nonhousehold living situations
  • 3 people in homes or halfway houses for drug/alcohol abuse
  • 2 people in homes for the mentally ill

Lincolnton compared to North Carolina state average:

Lincolnton, North Carolina environmental map by EPA

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  • Median household income below state average.
  • Hispanic race population percentage above state average.
  • Median age below state average.
  • Renting percentage above state average.
  • Length of stay since moving in above state average.
  • House age above state average.
  • Institutionalized population percentage above state average.


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Banks with most branches in Lincolnton (2011 data):

  • Carolina Trust Bank: West Branch, Boger City Branch, at 901 East Main Street. Info updated 2009/11/30: Bank assets: $266.2 mil, Deposits: $224.2 mil, local headquarters, negative income in the last year, Commercial Lending Specialization, 6 total offices
  • First-Citizens Bank & Trust Company: Boger City Branch at 2480 East Main Street, branch established on 1967/01/12; Lincolnton Main Office Branch at 425 East Main Street, branch established on 1984/05/08. Info updated 2011/10/11: Bank assets: $20,566.4 mil, Deposits: $17,596.8 mil, headquarters in Raleigh, NC, positive income, Commercial Lending Specialization, 433 total offices, Holding Company: First Citizens Bancshares, Inc.
  • Bank of America, National Association: Lincolnton Main Branch at 213 S. Aspen Street, branch established on 2001/10/24; Boger City Branch at 2604 East Main Street, branch established on 1971/10/25. Info updated 2009/11/18: Bank assets: $1,451,969.3 mil, Deposits: $1,077,176.8 mil, headquarters in Charlotte, NC, positive income, 5782 total offices, Holding Company: Bank Of America Corporation
  • Fifth Third Bank: Boger City Branch at 2586 East Main Street, branch established on 1985/09/04; Lincolnton Main at 402 East Main Street, branch established on 1983/06/08. Info updated 2009/10/05: Bank assets: $114,540.4 mil, Deposits: $89,689.1 mil, headquarters in Cincinnati, OH, positive income, Commercial Lending Specialization, 1378 total offices, Holding Company: Fifth Third Bancorp
  • Peoples Bank: West Lincoln Branch at 760 Hwy 27 W, branch established on 2002/09/30; Lincolnton Branch at 1910 E Main Street, branch established on 2001/02/01. Info updated 2006/11/03: Bank assets: $1,064.6 mil, Deposits: $842.9 mil, headquarters in Newton, NC, positive income, Commercial Lending Specialization, 24 total offices, Holding Company: Peoples Bancorp Of North Carolina, Inc.
  • First Federal Savings Bank of Lincolnton: First Federal Savings Bank Of Lincol at 320 E Main St, branch established on 1940/01/01; Boger City Branch at 2763 East Highway 27, branch established on 2002/02/08. Info updated 2011/07/21: Bank assets: $320.6 mil, Deposits: $275.1 mil, local headquarters, positive income, Mortgage Lending Specialization, 3 total offices
  • Carter Bank & Trust: Lincolnton Branch at 341 East Main Street, branch established on 2005/03/21. Info updated 2007/02/23: Bank assets: $3,970.4 mil, Deposits: $3,610.0 mil, headquarters in Martinsville, VA, positive income, Commercial Lending Specialization, 123 total offices
  • Branch Banking and Trust Company: Lincolnton Main Branch at 813 East Main Street, branch established on 1986/06/30. Info updated 2010/03/29: Bank assets: $168,867.6 mil, Deposits: $127,549.5 mil, headquarters in Winston Salem, NC, positive income, Commercial Lending Specialization, 1793 total offices, Holding Company: Bb&T Corporation
  • The First National Bank of Shelby: Lincolnton Branch at 2317 East Main Street, branch established on 2008/08/08. Info updated 2006/11/03: Bank assets: $898.1 mil, Deposits: $666.4 mil, headquarters in Shelby, NC, negative income in the last year, Commercial Lending Specialization, 15 total offices

Fire-safe hotels and motels in Lincolnton, North Carolina:

  • Comfort Inn, 1550 E Main St, Lincolnton, NC 28092 , Phone: (704) 732-0011, Fax: (704) 732-4872
  • Days Inn, 614 Clark Dr, Lincolnton, NC 28092 , Phone: (704) 735-8271
  • Hampton Inn, 129 Roper Dr, Lincolnton, NC 28092 , Phone: (704) 736-2000, Fax: (704) 736-2687
All 3 fire-safe hotels and motels in Lincolnton, North Carolina

Educational Attainment (%) in 2012

School Enrollment by Level of School (%) in 2012


Lincolnton travel time to work - commute


Lincolnton mode of transportation to work chart

Most commonly used house heating fuel:

  • Utility gas (48%)
  • Electricity (48%)
  • Fuel oil, kerosene, etc. (2%)
  • Bottled, tank, or LP gas (1%)
  • Wood (1%)

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Religion statistics for Lincolnton city (based on Lincoln County data)

Percentage of population affiliated with a religious congregations: 54.40%
Here54.4%
USA50.2%

Adherents


Breakdown of population affiliated with a religious congregations

NameSouthern Baptist ConventionUnited Methodist ChurchEvangelical Lutheran Church in AmericaCatholic ChurchPresbyterian Church (USA)
Adherents49.0%26.8%7.9%3.9%2.7%
Congregations33.1%30.5%7.6%1.7%2.5%
NameChurch of God (Cleveland, Tennessee)Episcopal Church The Wesleyan ChurchInternational Pentecostal Holiness ChurchOther
Adherents2.6%1.6%1.6%0.6%3.3%
Congregations5.1%2.5%2.5%1.7%12.7%
Source: Jones, Dale E., et al. 2002. Congregations and Membership in the United States 2000. Nashville, TN: Glenmary Research Center.
Tables represent county-level data.

Food Environment Statistics:

Number of grocery stores: 14
Lincoln County:

1.92 / 10,000 pop.
North Carolina:

2.05 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 5
Lincoln County:

0.69 / 10,000 pop.
North Carolina:

0.92 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 48
Lincoln County:

6.60 / 10,000 pop.
State:

4.75 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 39
Here:

5.36 / 10,000 pop.
State:

7.57 / 10,000 pop.
Adult diabetes rate:
This county:

11.2%
North Carolina:

9.8%
Adult obesity rate:
Lincoln County:

28.4%
North Carolina:

28.3%
Low-income preschool obesity rate:
This county:

11.1%
State:

15.6%

Local government employment and payroll (March 2007)
Function Full-time employees Monthly full-time payroll Average yearly full-time wage Part-time employees Monthly part-time payroll
Financial Administration 9$28,780$38,3731$365
Other Government Administration 15$42,949$34,3590$0
Police Protection - Officers 29$91,243$37,7560$0
Police - Other 4$8,865$26,5953$2,180
Firefighters 18$55,104$36,73612$2,227
Fire - Other 1$2,843$34,1160$0
Streets and Highways 12$34,082$34,0820$0
Solid Waste Management 12$25,089$25,0890$0
Sewerage 9$27,179$36,2390$0
Housing and Community Development(Local) 2$6,274$37,6440$0
Water Supply 21$64,228$36,7020$0
Electric Power 6$18,600$37,2000$0
Other and Unallocable 9$28,627$38,1690$0
Totals for Government 147$433,863$35,41716$4,772

Lincolnton government finances - Expenditure in 2006 (per resident):

  • Construction - General Public Buildings: $322,000 ($30.26)
    Parks and Recreation: $82,000 ($7.71)
  • Current Operations - Electric Utilities: $5,437,000 ($511.00)
    Sewerage: $2,441,000 ($229.42)
    Police Protection: $1,953,000 ($183.55)
    Local Fire Protection: $1,509,000 ($141.82)
    Central Staff Services: $1,497,000 ($140.70)
    Liquor Stores: $1,312,000 ($123.31)
    Regular Highways: $1,250,000 ($117.48)
    Water Utilities: $1,046,000 ($98.31)
    Solid Waste Management: $756,000 ($71.05)
    Financial Administration: $566,000 ($53.20)
    General - Other: $219,000 ($20.58)
    Housing and Community Development: $186,000 ($17.48)
    Miscellaneous Commercial Activities, NEC: $176,000 ($16.54)
    Air Transportation: $25,000 ($2.35)
    Health - Other: $8,000 ($0.75)
  • General - Interest on Debt: $23,000 ($2.16)
  • Intergovernmental to Local NEC - Health - Other: $8,000 ($0.75)
  • Other Capital Outlay - Sewerage: $1,028,000 ($96.62)
    Water Utilities: $441,000 ($41.45)
    Local Fire Protection: $412,000 ($38.72)
    Central Staff Services: $184,000 ($17.29)
    Electric Utilities: $140,000 ($13.16)
    Police Protection: $55,000 ($5.17)
    Regular Highways: $25,000 ($2.35)
    Miscellaneous Commercial Activities, NEC: $12,000 ($1.13)
  • Total Salaries and Wages: $8,011,000 ($752.91)
  • Water Utilities - Interest on Debt: $885,000 ($83.18)

Lincolnton government finances - Revenue in 2006 (per resident):

  • Charges - Sewerage: $4,542,000 ($426.88)
    Solid Waste Management: $16,000 ($1.50)
    Miscellaneous Commercial Activities: $10,000 ($0.94)
    All Other: $9,000 ($0.85)
    Parking Facilities: $4,000 ($0.38)
  • Federal Intergovernmental - Highways: $120,000 ($11.28)
    All Other: $99,000 ($9.30)
    General Local Government Support: $20,000 ($1.88)
    Transit Utilities: $0 ($0.00)
  • Local Intergovernmental - General Local Government Support: $2,193,000 ($206.11)
  • Miscellaneous - Interest Earnings: $606,000 ($56.95)
    General Revenue, NEC: $29,000 ($2.73)
    Donations From Private Sources: $24,000 ($2.26)
    Rents: $2,000 ($0.19)
  • Revenue - Electric Utilities: $5,817,000 ($546.71)
    Water Utilities: $1,947,000 ($182.99)
    Liquor Stores: $1,475,000 ($138.63)
  • State Intergovernmental - General Local Government Support: $924,000 ($86.84)
    Highways: $515,000 ($48.40)
  • Tax - Property: $3,664,000 ($344.36)
    Alcoholic Beverage Sales: $136,000 ($12.78)
    Other Selective Sales: $56,000 ($5.26)
    NEC: $17,000 ($1.60)
    General Sales and Gross Receipts: $15,000 ($1.41)

Lincolnton government finances - Debt in 2006 (per resident):

  • Long Term Debt - Beginning Outstanding - Unspecified Public Purpose: $30,106,000 ($2829.51)
    Outstanding Unspecified Public Purpose: $29,766,000 ($2797.56)
    Retired Unspecified Public Purpose: $20,130,000 ($1891.92)
    Issue, Unspecified Public Purpose: $19,790,000 ($1859.96)

Lincolnton government finances - Cash and Securities in 2006 (per resident):

  • Other Funds - Cash and Securities: $13,834,000 ($1300.19)

9.06% of this county's 2006 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2005 ($51,728 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

9.06%
North Carolina average:

8.53%

0.06% of residents moved from foreign countries ($231 average AGI)
Lincoln County:

0.06%
North Carolina average:

0.17%


Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2005 and 2006:
from Mecklenburg County, NC  1.67% ($82,199 average AGI)
from Gaston County, NC  1.46% ($33,361)
from Catawba County, NC  1.10% ($33,464)


7.03% of this county's 2005 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2006 ($39,156 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

7.03%
North Carolina average:

7.27%

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:
to Gaston County, NC  1.27% ($32,006 average AGI)
to Catawba County, NC  1.24% ($35,239)
to Mecklenburg County, NC  1.04% ($44,112)

Strongest AM radio stations in Lincolnton:

  • WLON (1050 AM; 1 kW; LINCOLNTON, NC; Owner: KTC BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • WHKY (1290 AM; 50 kW; HICKORY, NC; Owner: LONG COMMUNICATIONS, LLC.)
  • WLTC (1370 AM; 20 kW; GASTONIA, NC)
  • WBT (1110 AM; 50 kW; CHARLOTTE, NC; Owner: JEFFERSON-PILOT COMMUNICATNS CO. OF NORTH CAROLINA)
  • WCGC (1270 AM; 10 kW; BELMONT, NC; Owner: WHVN, INC.)
  • WCXN (1170 AM; daytime; 8 kW; CLAREMONT, NC; Owner: WCXN, INC.)
  • WFNZ (610 AM; 5 kW; CHARLOTTE, NC; Owner: INFINITY RADIO SUBSIDIARY OPERATIONS INC.)
  • WAGL (1560 AM; daytime; 50 kW; LANCASTER, SC; Owner: PALMETTO BROADCASTING SYSTEM, INC.)
  • WFGW (1010 AM; 50 kW; BLACK MOUNTAIN, NC; Owner: BLUE RIDGE BROADCASTING CORP.)
  • WGFY (1480 AM; 10 kW; CHARLOTTE, NC; Owner: ABC, INC.)
  • WLFJ (660 AM; daytime; 50 kW; GREENVILLE, SC; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • WBCU (1460 AM; 50 kW; UNION, SC)
  • WTRU (830 AM; 50 kW; KERNERSVILLE, NC; Owner: TRUTH BROADCASTING CORPORATION)

Strongest FM radio stations in Lincolnton:

  • WLYT (102.9 FM; HICKORY, NC; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • WPEG (97.9 FM; CONCORD, NC; Owner: INFINITY RADIO SUBSIDIARY OPERATIONS INC.)
  • WNKS (95.1 FM; CHARLOTTE, NC; Owner: INFINITY RADIO SUBSIDIARY OPERATIONS INC.)
  • WLNK (107.9 FM; CHARLOTTE, NC; Owner: JEFFERSON-PILOT COMMUNICATIONS COMPANY OF NORTH CAROLINA)
  • WXRC (95.7 FM; HICKORY, NC; Owner: PACIFIC BROADCASTING GROUP, INC.)
  • WBAV-FM (101.9 FM; GASTONIA, NC; Owner: INFINITY RADIO SUBSIDIARY OPERATIONS INC.)
  • WSGE (91.7 FM; DALLAS, NC; Owner: GASTON COLLEGE)
  • WWMG (96.1 FM; SHELBY, NC; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • WFHE (90.3 FM; HICKORY, NC; Owner: UNIVERSITY RADIO FOUNDATION, INC.)
  • WKKT (96.9 FM; STATESVILLE, NC; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • WAGI-FM (105.3 FM; GAFFNEY, SC; Owner: GAFFNEY BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • WTHZ (94.1 FM; LEXINGTON, NC; Owner: DAVIDSON COUNTY BROADCASTING CO, INC)
  • WSOC-FM (103.7 FM; CHARLOTTE, NC; Owner: INFINITY RADIO SUBSIDIARY OPERATIONS INC.)
  • WMIT (106.9 FM; BLACK MOUNTAIN, NC; Owner: BLUE RIDGE BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • WNCW (88.7 FM; SPINDALE, NC; Owner: ISOTHERMAL COMMUNITY COLLEGE)
  • WDAV (89.9 FM; DAVIDSON, NC; Owner: THE TRUSTEES OF DAVIDSON COLLEGE)
  • WRFX-FM (99.7 FM; KANNAPOLIS, NC; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • WFMX (105.7 FM; STATESVILLE, NC; Owner: MERCURY BROADCASTING COMPANY, INC.)
  • WSSS (104.7 FM; CHARLOTTE, NC; Owner: INFINITY RADIO SUBSIDIARY OPERATIONS INC.)
  • WFAE (90.7 FM; CHARLOTTE, NC; Owner: UNIVERSITY RADIO FOUNDATION, INC.)

TV broadcast stations around Lincolnton:

  • WBTV (Channel 3; CHARLOTTE, NC; Owner: JEFFERSON-PILOT COMMUNICATIONS/WBTV, INC.)
  • WJZY (Channel 46; BELMONT, NC; Owner: WJZY-TV, INC.)
  • WWWB (Channel 55; ROCK HILL, SC; Owner: WWWB-TV, INC.)
  • WCNC-TV (Channel 36; CHARLOTTE, NC; Owner: WCNC-TV, INC.)
  • W38CN (Channel 38; CHARLOTTE, NC; Owner: NATIONAL MINORITY T.V., INC.)
  • WAFF (Channel 48; HUNTSVILLE, AL; Owner: RAYCOM AMERICA, INC.)
  • WSOC-TV (Channel 9; CHARLOTTE, NC; Owner: WSOC-TV HOLDINGS, INC.)
  • WUNG-TV (Channel 58; CONCORD, NC; Owner: UNIVERSITY OF NORTH CAROLINA)
  • WAXN (Channel 64; KANNAPOLIS, NC; Owner: WSOC-TV HOLDINGS, INC.)
  • WGTB-LP (Channel 28; CHARLOTTE, NC; Owner: VICTORY CHRISTIAN CENTER, INC.)
  • WTVI (Channel 42; CHARLOTTE, NC; Owner: CHARLOTTE-MECKLENBURG PUBLIC BROADCASTING AUTHORITY)
  • WCCB (Channel 18; CHARLOTTE, NC; Owner: NORTH CAROLINA BROADCASTING PARTNERS)
  • WHKY-TV (Channel 14; HICKORY, NC; Owner: LONG COMMUNICATIONS, LLC.)
  • W25BR (Channel 25; CHARLOTTE, NC; Owner: WORD OF GOD FELLOWSHIP, INC.)
  • W34BN (Channel 34; CHARLOTTE, NC; Owner: THREE ANGELS BROADCASTING NETWORK)
  • W52CW (Channel 52; CHARLOTTE, NC; Owner: TRINITY BROADCASTING NETWORK)

Fatal road traffic accident statistics for 1975 - 2011 (per 100,000 population)

Lincolnton, North Carolina:
  • Fatal accident count: 56
  • Vehicles involved in fatal accidents: 89
  • Fatal accidents caused by drunken drivers: 10
  • Fatalities: 56
  • Persons involved in fatal accidents: 150
  • Pedestrians involved in fatal accidents: 6
North Carolina average:
  • Fatal accident count: 108
  • Vehicles involved in fatal accidents: 167
  • Fatal accidents caused by drunken drivers: 31
  • Fatalities: 117
  • Persons involved in fatal accidents: 289
  • Pedestrians involved in fatal accidents: 18

See more detailed statistics of Lincolnton fatal car crashes and road traffic accidents for 1975 - 2011 here


National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
Number of bridges: 9
Total length: 23 meters (75ft)
Total average daily traffic: 53,000
Total average daily truck traffic: 5,101
Total future (year 2025) average daily traffic: 122,288

FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers: 3 (See the full list of FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers in Lincolnton)
FCC Registered Antenna Towers: 122 (See the full list of FCC Registered Antenna Towers)
FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers: 31 (See the full list of FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers in Lincolnton, NC)
FCC Registered Broadcast Land Mobile Towers: 1 (See the full list of FCC Registered Broadcast Land Mobile Towers)
FCC Registered Microwave Towers: 8 (See the full list of FCC Registered Microwave Towers in this town)
FCC Registered Paging Towers: 1 (See the full list of FCC Registered Paging Towers)
FCC Registered Maritime Coast & Aviation Ground Towers: 5 (See the full list of FCC Registered Maritime Coast & Aviation Ground Towers)
FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses: 106 (See the full list of FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses in Lincolnton)

FAA Registered Aircraft: 29 (See the full list of FAA Registered Aircraft in Lincolnton)


Home Mortgage Disclosure Act Aggregated Statistics For Year 2003
(Based on 5 partial tracts)
A) FHA, FSA/RHS & VA
Home Purchase Loans
B) Conventional
Home Purchase Loans
C) Refinancings
D) Home Improvement Loans
F) Non-occupant Loans on
< 5 Family Dwellings (A B C & D)
NumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage Value
LOANS ORIGINATED4$87,76580$95,852255$92,39813$17,05031$54,964
APPLICATIONS APPROVED, NOT ACCEPTED1$25,5406$77,78023$104,3773$9,7831$54,040
APPLICATIONS DENIED1$111,95038$73,839107$96,84210$21,2025$59,922
APPLICATIONS WITHDRAWN1$108,07022$104,28360$108,7091$55,6402$95,800
FILES CLOSED FOR INCOMPLETENESS0$04$121,08820$116,1631$25,5400$0
Choose year:  2003 2002 2001 2000 1999

Detailed HMDA statistics for the following Tracts: 0701.00 , 0702.00, 0703.00, 0708.00

Private Mortgage Insurance Companies Aggregated Statistics For Year 2003
(Based on 5 partial tracts)
A) Conventional
Home Purchase Loans
B) Refinancings
NumberAverage ValueNumberAverage Value
LOANS ORIGINATED14$100,48531$104,201
APPLICATIONS APPROVED, NOT ACCEPTED6$110,08511$106,303
APPLICATIONS DENIED0$04$149,363
APPLICATIONS WITHDRAWN0$00$0
FILES CLOSED FOR INCOMPLETENESS1$138,9701$103,020
Choose year:  2003 2002 2001 2000 1999

Detailed PMIC statistics for the following Tracts: 0701.00 , 0702.00, 0703.00, 0708.00

Conventional Home Purchase Loans

Conventional Home Purchase Loans - Value

2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System Incidents:

  • Fire: 189
  • Hazardous Condition: 90
  • Service Call: 7
  • Good Intent Call: 18

Incident types - Lincolnton


See full 2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System statistics for Lincolnton, NC

Most common first names in Lincolnton, NC among deceased individuals
NameCountLived (average)
Mary22577.4 years
James22470.4 years
John20073.5 years
William18073.1 years
Robert14870.7 years
Charles9670.4 years
Ruth8977.6 years
Margaret8377.4 years
George8270.9 years
Annie7480.3 years
Most common last names in Lincolnton, NC among deceased individuals
Last nameCountLived (average)
Carpenter13775.9 years
Smith13575.1 years
Dellinger7678.0 years
Rhyne6477.4 years
Heavner6078.1 years
Brown5373.3 years
Beal5370.6 years
Kiser5276.0 years
Keener5176.9 years
Davis5175.5 years
Businesses in Lincolnton, NC
NameCountNameCount
Ace Hardware1Papa John's Pizza1
Arby's1Pizza Hut1
AutoZone1RadioShack1
CVS1Ryan's Grill1
Comfort Inn1SONIC Drive-In1
Dairy Queen1Sears1
Days Inn1Staples1
Domino's Pizza1Subway3
FedEx4T-Mobile2
GNC1Taco Bell1
H&R Block1U-Haul3
KFC1UPS4
Kincaid1Waffle House1
Little Caesars Pizza1Walgreens1
Lowe's1Walmart1
McDonald's1Wendy's1
New Balance2YMCA1
Browse common businesses in Lincolnton, NC

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Total of 78 patent applications in 2008-2014.

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