Lincoln City, took its name from the county when five communities merged in 1964 to form one city. Lincoln City encompasses the former cities of Oceanlake, Delake and Taft and the communities of Cutler City and Nelscott. The latitude of Lincoln City is 44.958N. The longitude is -124.016W. It is in the Pacific Standard time zone. Elevation is 82 feet. The estimated population, in 2003, was 7,399.