Phone: 704-347-8942

Toll Free: 800-554-4373

Charlotte Regional Partnership
NASCAR Plaza
550 South Caldwell Street, Suite 760
Charlotte, NC 28202

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Population

Total Population79,792
Total Households31,125
Average Age42.2

Age % The Population

0-14 years18.00%
15-24 years11.50%
25-34 years11.10%
35-44 years13.40%
45-54 years16.00%
65+ years14.20%
55-64 years15.7%

ESRI 2015

Household Income

Year Median HHI PCI
2015$52,210$27,021
2020$58,450$30,806

ESRI 2015

Workforce Education

Level Total %
Less than High School15.2%
High School Graduate24.4%
Some College25.1%
Associates Degree9.8%
Bachelor's Degree15.1%
Graduate/Professional Degree5.6%

ESRI 2014

Labor

Emp.
Labor Force41,104
Employed21,879
Unemployed2,541
Unemployment Rate5.40%

JobsEQ 2015

Largest Employers

Largest Employers
Timken Company
RSI Home Products, Inc
Blum, Inc.
McMurray Fabrics, Inc
Mohican Mills Inc

Charlotte USA regional counties

Employment By Industry

Industry Emp. % Emp.
Agriculture, Forestry, Fishing, Mining 1.3%
Construction 6.7%
Manufacturing 18.7%
Transportation, Utilities 9.1%
Information 1.8%
Wholesale Trade 2.8%
Retail Trade 12.0%
FIRE 6.7%
Services 37.0%
Public Administration 3.8%

ESRI 2015

Media

Lincoln County is a place where things are still made. Where skilled workers know how to use their hands as well as their heads. Where business, industry and distribution exist comfortably side by side with quality, small-town, country and lakeside living. Where traffic doesn’t roar by, but interstates are just down the road. Where big city amenities are nearby, but urban sprawl doesn’t yet intrude. The county is rapidly being recognized as a manufacturing and distribution hub with a growing automotive sector and has benefited from domestic and international investment.

                          

Lincoln County Economic Development Association
Cliff Brumfield
502 East Main Street
Lincolnton, NC 28092

704-732-1511

lincolneda.org

cliff@lincolneda.org
  Charlotte Regional Partnership
Ronnie Bryant
550 South Caldwell St.
Suite 760
Charlotte, NC 28202

704-347-8942

charlotteusa.com

rbryant@charlotteusa.com