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Lincoln, Montana

Lincoln is a town located in Lewis and Clark County, Montana. As of the 2000 census, the town had a total population of 1,100.

Geography Lincoln is located at 46°57'28" North, 112°40'20" West (46.957713, -112.672178)1.

According to the United States Census Bureau, the town has a total area of 47.1 km² (18.2 mi²). 46.5 km² (17.9 mi²) of it is land and 0.6 km² (0.2 mi²) of it is water. The total area is 1.32% water.

Demographics As of the census of 2000, there are 1,100 people, 480 households, and 315 families residing in the town. The population density is 23.7/km² (61.3/mi²). There are 777 housing units at an average density of 16.7/km² (43.3/mi²). The racial makeup of the town is 95.18% White, 0.00% African American, 1.91% Native American, 0.18% Asian, 0.00% Pacific Islander, 0.00% from other races, and 2.73% from two or more races. 0.73% of the population are Hispanic or Latino of any race.

There are 480 households out of which 27.7% have children under the age of 18 living with them, 55.4% are married couples living together, 7.3% have a female householder with no husband present, and 34.2% are non-families. 29.6% of all households are made up of individuals and 10.6% have someone living alone who is 65 years of age or older. The average household size is 2.28 and the average family size is 2.83.

In the town the population is spread out with 25.1% under the age of 18, 3.6% from 18 to 24, 24.6% from 25 to 44, 30.9% from 45 to 64, and 15.7% who are 65 years of age or older. The median age is 43 years. For every 100 females there are 106.4 males. For every 100 females age 18 and over, there are 107.6 males.

The median income for a household in the town is $26,688, and the median income for a family is $32,784. Males have a median income of $24,583 versus $15,227 for females. The per capita income for the town is $14,243. 21.2% of the population and 17.4% of families are below the poverty line. Out of the total people living in poverty, 28.8% are under the age of 18 and 9.8% are 65 or older.

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