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Welcome to Lincoln City ...

The city of Lincoln City is located in Lincoln County.

From the  Census Estimates for 2016, Lincoln City has a population of 8,722 people<1> (see below for details).

Lincoln City is 30 feet [9 m] above sea level.<2>.

Time Zone: Lincoln City lies in the Pacific Time Zone (PST/PDT) and observes daylight saving time

Telephone area codes for Lincoln City: (541) & (458)<3>

Population Details ...

At the time of the 2010 Census, Lincoln City had a population of 7,930 people (which is 17.23% of the total population of Lincoln County). This makes Lincoln City the county's 2nd most populous community.

The population of Lincoln City represents 0.21% of the population of Oregon (which has 3,831,074 people), making it the state's 61st most populous community.

With a 2010 count of 7,930 people, the population of Lincoln City increased 6.63% from the 2000 Census (that had a count of 7,437 people).

Taken from the 2016 Census Estimates, Lincoln City had an population of 8,722 people. This is an increase of 9.99% since the 2010 Census (or an increase of 17.28% since the 2000 Census).

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

Communities near Lincoln City ...

The following is a sample of nearby communities. Keep in mind that when we give a distance, it's a 'straight-line' distance and not the distance if you drove it.<4>.

Community   2016
Population
DirectionDistance
Bellwood - Historic   [Map]   ---   NE   14 miles [22.5 km]
Depoe Bay   [Map]   1,448   S   11 miles [17.7 km]
Dolph - Historic   [Map]   ---   NE   14 miles [22.5 km]
Gleneden Beach   [Map]   ---   S   6 miles [9.7 km]
Kernville   [Map]   ---   S   5 miles [8 km]
Lincoln Beach   [Map]   ---   S   8 miles [12.9 km]

To learn more about neighboring communities and counties, please visit the Nearby Page for Lincoln City.

Communities Also Named Lincoln City ...

Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are 8 communities that are also named Lincoln City - they are located in Colorado, Connecticut, Delaware, Florida, Indiana, Kansas, Nevada and Texas.

For more information, see our Tidbits & Trivia Page for Lincoln City.

See Our Genealogy Helper Page ...

We have a couple of sections that should be of interest to those chasing their genealogy.

  • We have a list of cemeteries that are in the area around Lincoln City. We make it easy to see an overhead view of the cemetery.
  • Using the information from an 1895 Atlas, we've created a list of communities that were in the area of Lincoln City. Our list includes information such as whether the community had a post office or railroad service in 1895.
  • We also have a detailed list of newspapers that have been published in the area around Lincoln City.

These sections can be found on our Genealogy Helper Page for Lincoln City:

Websites for Lincoln City ...

Official Website:   www.lincolncity.org/
 
Chamber of Commerce:   www.lcchamber.com/

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Lincoln City ...

Looking for more information about Lincoln City? A wonderful source is the TripAdvisor website. We always start with the TripAdvisor Tourism page, where you get an overview with links that will help you to find lodging, restaurants and attractions.

In addition to the Tourism page for Lincoln City, there are neighboring communities that also have Tourism pages. More information and a map of those communities can be found on our TripAdvisor Tourism Map for Lincoln City.

Search for Local Businesses ...

People are finding Google's 'Search-by-Location' to be a useful tool when planning visits to this area. We have prepared the following searches to help you find businesses, travel and vacation activities that are in (or close to) Lincoln City. It's likely that the search results won't include all of the businesses that are in this area, but the results should give you a good foundation for further searches.

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Business Owners: To appear in the above search results, your business will need to be listed with the Google Places service. Please use the below link to learn about and register for the free service.

If you find an error or if your business wasn't included in the results, please contact Google to register your business or report an error. We simply link to 'Search-by-Location' and have no control over their results. Only a registered owner/operator can add their business or correct mistakes - we can not do it for you.

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Off-the-Road Links ...

The official website for Lincoln City: www.lincolncity.org/

The official website for Lincoln County: www.co.lincoln.or.us/

The official website for State of Oregon: www.oregon.gov/



Footnotes ...

<1>Population counts have been provided by the U.S. Census Bureau. For more detail, please visit our Census Page for Lincoln City.

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<2>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Lincoln City - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.

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<3>Area code (458) is an overlay for area code (541). For more about area code overlays, please see our Glossary for Lincoln City.

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<4>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'straight-line' (or point-to-point) distance from Lincoln City. A straight line distance ignores things like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line drawn from Point A (ie- Lincoln City) to Point B.

If you need the driving distance, we recommend that you use one of the Mapping Services listed on our Map Page for Lincoln City. Since we usually use Google Maps, we've provided the following link: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from Lincoln City

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Lincoln City. The point that we are using is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 44.9726, Longitude: -124.0070     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for Lincoln City have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).

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<5>All Quarter-dollar coin images from the United States Mint.

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For additional information, please visit our Glossary for Lincoln City.