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Lincoln Beach, Oregon
Census-designated place (CDP)
Location of Lincoln Beach, Oregon
Location of Lincoln Beach, Oregon
Country United States
State Oregon
County Lincoln
Area
 • Total 4.1 sq mi (10.6 km2)
 • Land 3.3 sq mi (8.5 km2)
 • Water 0.8 sq mi (2.1 km2)
Elevation 46 ft (14 m)
Population (2010)
 • Total 2,045
 • Density 632.5/sq mi (244.2/km2)
Time zone Pacific (PST) (UTC-8)
 • Summer (DST) PDT (UTC-7)
ZIP code 97341
Area code(s) 458 and 541
FIPS code 41-42550
GNIS feature ID 1136480
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Lincoln Beach is a census-designated place (CDP) and unincorporated community in Lincoln County, Oregon, United States. The population was 2,078 at the 2000 census.

Geography

Lincoln Beach is located at 44°52′20″N 124°02′12″W / 44.872092°N 124.036591°W / 44.872092; -124.036591. The area is 46 feet (14 m) above sea-level.

According to the United States Census Bureau, the CDP has a total area of 4.1 square miles (11 km2), of which, 3.3 square miles (8.5 km2) of it is land and 0.8 square miles (2.1 km2) of it (19.36%) is water.

Demographics

As of the census of 2000, there were 2,078 people, 1,073 households, and 657 families residing in the CDP. The population density was 632.5 people per square mile (243.9/km2). There were 2,198 housing units at an average density of 669.1 per square mile (257.9/km2). The racial makeup of the CDP was 95.52% White, 0.10% African American, 1.40% Native American, 0.77% Asian, 0.05% Pacific Islander, 0.82% from other races, and 1.35% from two or more races. Hispanic or Latino of any race were 2.02% of the population.

There were 1,073 households out of which 10.9% had children under the age of 18 living with them, 53.0% were married couples living together, 6.1% had a female householder with no husband present, and 38.7% were non-families. 32.1% of all households were made up of individuals and 16.0% had someone living alone who was 65 years of age or older. The average household size was 1.93 and the average family size was 2.35.

In the CDP, the population was spread out with 10.9% under the age of 18, 3.3% from 18 to 24, 16.0% from 25 to 44, 33.8% from 45 to 64, and 36.1% who were 65 years of age or older. The median age was 58 years. For every 100 females there were 85.2 males. For every 100 females age 18 and over, there were 82.5 males.

The median income for a household in the CDP was $33,425, and the median income for a family was $41,415. Males had a median income of $32,557 versus $18,519 for females. The per capita income for the CDP was $21,810. About 4.0% of families and 6.9% of the population were below the poverty line, including 3.0% of those under age 18 and 2.2% of those age 65 or over.


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