Phone: 704-347-8942

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

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Population

Total Population80,036
Total Households31,102
Average Age40.5

Age % The Population

0-14 years19.%
15-24 years11.7%
25-34 years10.8%
35-44 years15.3%
45-54 years16.2%
65+ years13.4%
55-64 years13.2%

ESRI 2013

Household Income

Year Median HHI PCI
2000$41,659$18,877
2013$46,254$24,281
2018$53,862$27,299

ESRI 2013

Workforce Education

Level Total %
Less than High School9,82317.6%
High School Graduate16,68729.9%
Some College13,28323.8%
Associates Degree4,9678.9%
Bachelor's Degree8,03714.4%
Graduate/Professional Degree3,0705.5%

ESRI 2013

Labor

Emp.
Labor Force35,518
Employed36,520
Unemployed2,998
Unemployment Rate7.6%

NC ESC 2013

Largest Employers

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

Charlotte USA regional counties

Employment By Industry

Industry Emp. % Emp.
Agriculture, Forestry, Fishing, Mining 676 2.5%
Construction 2,344 8.6%
Manufacturing 4,577 16.8%
Transportation, Utilities 943 3.5%
Information 191 0.7%
Wholesale Trade 604 2.2%
Retail Trade 3,316 12.1%
FIRE 1,517 5.6%
Services 9,165 33.5%
Public Administration 3,986 14.6%

EMSI 2013

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