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Lincoln County is in the Great Plains area of eastern Colorado. This is big wheat country, although there is also a lot of cattle ranching happening. Limon is the home of Coleman Natural Beef.
Named for President Abraham Lincoln, Lincoln County contains 2,586 square miles of land and less than 1 square mile of water. The county seat is Limon.
Types of Jobs:
Private Sector, wages or salary: 52%
Government Sector: 29%
Unincorporated, Self-Employed: 17%
Homemaker, Unpaid: 2%
2011 Cost of Living Index for Lincoln County: 81.2
Median Resident Age: 37.8 Years
Estimated Median Household Income: $37,475
Estimated Median Home Value: $104,900
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