Lincoln 66 Average
Lincoln Livability #639 ranked city in Illinois#16,799 ranked city in the USARanks better than 42% of areas
A+ Lincoln Amenities Lots of amenities close to this location
B Lincoln Cost of Living Cost of living is 12% lower than Illinois
8614% less expensive than the US average
982% less expensive than the US average
United States
100National cost of living index
Lincoln cost of living
C+ Lincoln Crime Total crime is 7% lower than Illinois
Total crime
2,09116% lower than the US average
Chance of being a victim
1 in 4816% lower than the US average
Year-over-year crime
-6%Year over year crime is down
Lincoln crime
D- Lincoln Employment Household income is 23% lower than Illinois
Median household income
$45,35118% lower than the US average
Income per capita
$23,63421% lower than the US average
Unemployment rate
6%30% higher than the US average
Lincoln employment
F Lincoln Housing Home value is 51% lower than Illinois
Median home value
$86,10053% lower than the US average
Median rent price
$67629% lower than the US average
Home ownership
59%8% lower than the US average
Lincoln real estate or Lincoln rentals
F Lincoln Schools HS graduation rate is 4% lower than Illinois
High school grad. rates
82%2% lower than the US average
School test scores
30%38% lower than the US average
Student teacher ratio
14:110% lower than the US average
Lincoln K-12 schools
C- Lincoln User Ratings There are a total of 4 ratings in Lincoln
Overall user rating
61% 4 total ratings
User reviews rating
60% 1 total reviews
User surveys rating
62% 3 total surveys
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      Lincoln transportation information

      Average one way commute17min29min26min
      Workers who drive to work75.1%73.4%76.4%
      Workers who carpool15.8%8.3%9.3%
      Workers who take public transit1.3%9.2%5.1%
      Workers who bicycle0.4%0.6%0.6%
      Workers who walk5.2%3.1%2.8%
      Working from home2.1%4.4%4.6%

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      Monthly costs include: fuel, maintenance, tires, insurance, license fees, taxes, depreciation, and financing.
      Source: The Lincoln, IL data and statistics displayed above are derived from the 2016 United States Census Bureau American Community Survey (ACS).