Explore the Data

Basic Needs > Population Change by Poverty Level

Population Change by Poverty Level

Lincoln has experienced an increase in the population in poverty after several years of decreases
  • In 2018, there was an increase in Lincoln’s population living in poverty of 10% from the previous year. This increase represented 3,450 more people in poverty since 2017.
  • From 2015 to 2017, there were successive decreases in the rate of Lincoln’s population living in poverty.