Lincolnton school information

IndexLincolntonNorth CarolinaNational
Average Test Scores44%44%49%
Student/Teacher ratio15:115:116:1
Total public schools141,89579,221
Total private schools351024,874
Total post-secondary schools11837,963
The Lincolnton, NC educational system consists of 14 public schools, 3 private schools and 1 post-secondary schools. Lincolnton public schools have average test scores of 44% which is 1% higher than than the North Carolina average and 10% lower than than the national average. The student to teach ratio of Lincolnton public schools is 15:1, compared to 15:1 in North Carolina and 16:1 across all of the United States. A total of 73.5% of students have completed 8th grade, 71.2% have completed high school, 19.4% have completed a bachelor’s degree and 1.2% have completed a doctorate degree.

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  • The average school test scores in Lincolnton are 10% lower than the national average.
  • There are approximately 14 public schools in Lincolnton.
  • 73.5% of people in Lincolnton have completed 8th grade.
  • 71.2% of people in Lincolnton have completed high school.
  • 19.4% of people in Lincolnton have completed a bachelors degree.

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Education level achieved in Lincolnton

IndexLincolntonNorth CarolinaNational
Completed 8th grade73.5%83.4%84.3%
Completed high school71.2%81.9%83.0%
Completed some college48.9%59.9%59.4%
Completed associate degree27.1%38.1%38.5%
Completed bachelors19.4%29.0%30.3%
Completed masters3.9%10.2%11.5%
Completed professional degree1.2%2.9%3.3%
Completed doctorate0.5%1.3%1.3%

Highest level of education achieved in Lincolnton (high school & post-secondary)

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Lincolnton, NC10,59344%10%

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Lincolnton, NC10,59344%10%
Source: The Lincolnton, NC education data displayed above is derived from the 2016 United States Census Bureau American Community Survey (ACS) and from the National Center for Education Statistics. The average school test scores are based on all schools that completed test scores within the state. Average test scores are conducted by each state independently and the type of tests may change from one state to another. Test scores were not available for all schools within the state, but were available for the vast majority.