In 2018, Lincoln County, NM had a population of 19.5k people with a median age of 51 and a median household income of $42,267. Between 2017 and 2018 the population of Lincoln County, NM declined from 19,497 to 19,482, a -0.0769% decrease and its median household income grew from $42,145 to $42,267, a 0.289% increase.
The 5 largest ethnic groups in Lincoln County, NM are White (Non-Hispanic) (62.5%), White (Hispanic) (31.1%), Two+ (Non-Hispanic) (1.94%), American Indian & Alaska Native (Non-Hispanic) (1.62%), and Other (Hispanic) (0.914%). NaNk% of the people in Lincoln County, NM speak a non-English language, and 95.3% are U.S. citizens.
The largest universities in Lincoln County, NM are Eastern New Mexico University-Ruidoso Campus (104 degrees awarded in 2017).
The median property value in Lincoln County, NM is $206,600, and the homeownership rate is 77%. Most people in Lincoln County, NM commute by Drove Alone, and the average commute time is 17.4 minutes. The average car ownership in Lincoln County, NM is 2 cars per household.