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Time Zone: Lincoln County lies in the Central Time Zone (CST/CDT) and observes daylight saving time.

The community of Lincoln is the Seat for Lincoln County.

Lincoln County was founded February 26, 1867.

From the Census Estimates for 2009, <1> Lincoln had a population of 3,123 people. This is a decrease of 12.72% since the last Census (which gave a population of 3,578 people in 2000).

At the time of the 2000 Census, Lincoln represented 0.13% of the total population of Kansas, making it the state's 81st most populous county (out of 105 counties).

The following table shows the recent changes in population. Other than 2000, the population counts have been estimated by the Census Bureau.

Since 2000
Year-to-Year Change
20103,241-9.42%+3.78% since 2009
20093,123-12.72%-3.04% since 2008
20083,221-9.98%-1.38% since 2007
20003,578The Last Census

More information can be found on the Lincoln County Census Page for Lincoln County.


Below are some of the communities located in Lincoln County (for more communities, please visit our Nearby Page for Lincoln County):

Community 2009
(2009vs. 2000)
Lincoln Center   1,1631,34913.79% decrease  
Sylvan Grove   27332415.74% decrease  
Beverly   17619911.56% decrease  
Barnard   10912311.38% decrease  

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<1>On a yearly basis, the US Census Bureau creates an estimate of the county's population. Keep in mind that this is an estimate and not an actual count. The last physical count was the 2000 Census and the next count will be for the 2010 Census.

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