Lincoln Village, Ohio

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Lincoln Village, Ohio
Location of Lincoln Village, Ohio
Location of Lincoln Village, Ohio
Coordinates: 39°57′10″N 83°7′57″W / 39.95278°N 83.13250°W / 39.95278; -83.13250Coordinates: 39°57′10″N 83°7′57″W / 39.95278°N 83.13250°W / 39.95278; -83.13250
Country United States
State Ohio
County Franklin
 • Total 1.9 sq mi (4.8 km2)
 • Land 1.9 sq mi (4.8 km2)
 • Water 0.0 sq mi (0.0 km2)
Elevation[1] 909 ft (277 m)
Population (2000)
 • Total 9,482
 • Density 5,074.6/sq mi (1,959.3/km2)
Time zone Eastern (EST) (UTC-5)
 • Summer (DST) EDT (UTC-4)
FIPS code 39-43792[2]
GNIS feature ID 1867459[1]

Lincoln Village is a census-designated place (CDP) in Prairie Township, Franklin County, Ohio, United States. It is centered near the intersection of US 40 and I-270 on the west side of Columbus. As of the 2000 census, the population was 9,482.

Lincoln Village was started in 1955 as a planned community by a real estate subsidiary of Nationwide Insurance. The community was developed to have all the essentials such as a shopping center, schools, and parks, and to incorporate safety considerations such as not positioning the homes on street corners to eliminate blind intersections.


Lincoln Village is located at 39°57′10″N 83°7′57″W / 39.95278°N 83.13250°W / 39.95278; -83.13250 (39.952696, -83.132598).[3]

According to the United States Census Bureau, Lincoln Village has a total area of 1.9 square miles (4.9 km2), all land.


As of the census[2] of 2000, there were 9,482 people, 4,013 households, and 2,524 families residing in the CDP. The population density was 5,074.6 people per square mile (1,957.8/km²). There were 4,196 housing units at an average density of 2,245.6/sq mi (866.4/km²). The racial makeup is 91.13% White, 3.74% Black or African American, 0.38% Native American, 0.57% Asian, 0.02% Pacific Islander, 2.91% from other races, and 1.24% from two or more races. Hispanic or Latino of any race were 5.00% of the population.

There were 4,013 households out of which 27.6% had children under the age of 18 living with them, 43.4% were married couples living together, 13.8% had a female householder with no husband present, and 37.1% were non-families. 30.8% of all households were made up of individuals and 13.1% had someone living alone who was 65 years of age or older. The average household size was 2.35 and the average family size was 2.92.

The population was spread out with 23.5% under the age of 18, 8.6% from 18 to 24, 30.2% from 25 to 44, 23.0% from 45 to 64, and 14.8% who were 65 years of age or older. The median age was 37 years. For every 100 females there were 93.0 males. For every 100 females age 18 and over, there were 89.8 males.

The median income for a household in the CDP was $33,791, and the median income for a family was $41,110. Males had a median income of $31,539 versus $26,158 for females. The per capita income is $16,886. About 9.3% of families and 12.0% of the population were below the poverty line, including 16.0% of those under age 18 and 6.4% of those age 65 or over.

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  1. ^ a b "US Board on Geographic Names". United States Geological Survey. 2007-10-25. Retrieved 2008-01-31. 
  2. ^ a b "American FactFinder". United States Census Bureau. Retrieved 2008-01-31. 
  3. ^ "US Gazetteer files: 2010, 2000, and 1990". United States Census Bureau. 2011-02-12. Retrieved 2011-04-23. 

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