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Race/Ethnicity by Age

Lincoln’s children/youth are more ethnically/racially diverse than the adult population

Lincoln’s child/youth age group (younger than 18 years of age) is more diverse than the adult population (18 years or older).


  • Within the age group younger than 18 years of age, the White-alone population comprised about two-thirds of the population in 2017 (70%).
  • In contrast, within the age group 18 years or older, the White-alone population comprised more than four-fifths of the population (84%).