Lincoln County, NC

Population 79,313

Lincoln County, NC Neighborhood Report

Schools

School Rating is Excellent
  • No High School Diploma: 11.7%
  • High School Graduate or Higher: 67.4%
  • Bachelor's Degree or Higher: 20.9%

Registered Offenders

35.74% Higher than national avg.

Environmental Hazards

445 Found nearby

Unemployment

Low 4.2%

Property Values

Median Property Value $0

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26 Public Schools view public schools

Summary
There are 26 K-12 public schools in Lincoln County, NC and 1 private school. Homefacts rates Lincoln County's schools as Excellent, with an overall A- rating.
1 Private School

Long Shoals Wesleyan Academy

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0 Colleges & Universities view all colleges & universities

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Crime view details

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Property Report Overview

Average Listing Price
$302,500 compared to August 2020
Median Sales Price
No Data

Median Home Value

Housing Inventory

Property Type
  • Vacant
    8.8%
  • Rented
    22.6%
  • Owned
    68.6%

374 Building Permits View All

  • In 2014, the city of Lincoln County, NC issued 374 building permits. All permits issued were for Single Family Homes. Of those 374 permits, 356 were issued for single family homes and 18 were issued for multi-family homes.
  • In 2013, the city of Lincoln County, NC issued 205 building permits. All permits issued were for Single Family Homes. Of those 205 permits, 173 were issued for single family homes and 32 were issued for multi-family homes.
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Fair Market Rents

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  • Property Type Rent
  • Studio: $654
  • 1 Bedroom: $658
  • 2 Bedrooms: $800
  • 3 Bedrooms: $1,082
  • 4 Bedrooms: $1,347

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Environmental Hazards

445 Environmental Hazards

  • Brownfields
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  • Superfunds
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Health Hazards

  • Air Quality HAZARDOUS (0/0)
    Lincoln County, NC has 0% good air quality.
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  • Radon ZONE 2 COUNTY
    Lincoln County, NC is a yellow zone.
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  • UV Index HIGH 6.02 Average
    Lincoln County, NC is a high risk area for ultra-violet rays.
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Average Monthly Temperature

  • January 39.25°
  • February 42.57°
  • March 50.64°
  • April 59.83°
  • May 67.54°
  • June 75.82°
  • July 78.15°
  • August 77.04°
  • September 71.07°
  • October 59.7°
  • November 49.35°
  • December 43.9°

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Natural Disasters

Probability of Natural Disasters for Lincoln County, NC

Earthquakes
Lincoln County, NC has a low risk of earthquakes.
Hurricanes
Lincoln County, NC has no risk of hurricanes.
Hail
Lincoln County, NC has a high risk of hail storms.
Tornadoes
Lincoln County, NC has a very high risk of tornadoes.

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Median Household Income

Median Household Income in Lincoln County, NC: $49,453

Unemployment

Unemployment in Lincoln County is 4.2%. It is lower than the state and national averages, 4.9% and 5.7% respectively

Workforce Breakdown

Blue Collar - 44.67%
White Collar - 55.33%

Politics

State Representatives

  • Gov. Pat McCrory
  • Sen. Richard Burr
  • Sen. Thom Tillis

Neighborhood Info

2 Airports view all

Nearest Major Airports

37 FCC Towers view all

1 Hospital view all