elkin Demographics

Educational Attainment

Demographics Row Description Number No. Area % Area National % National
Less than High School 227 10.3 % 6.3 %
High School Graduate 833 37.8 % 32.2 %
Some College 567 25.7 % 24.4 %
Bachelor’s Degree 322 14.6 % 22.9 %
Graduate or Professional Degree 254 11.5 % 14.1 %
High School Graduate or Higher 1,791 81.3 % 87.5 %
Bachelor's Degree or Higher 458 20.8 % 20.8 %

Age Statistics

Demographics Row Description Number No. Area % Area National % National
Total Population 4,246 - -
19 years old and under 1,314 30.9 % 25.5 %
20 to 44 years old 1,135 26.7 % 12.6 %
45 to 64 years old 942 22.2 % 12.8 %
65 years old and older 855 20.1 % 1.9 %

Language Spoken at Home

Demographics Row Description Number No. Area % Area National % National
English Only 3,253 82.9 % 84.4 %
Spanish 653 16.6 % 14.4 %
Other Languages 19 0 % 0 %

Marital Status

Demographics Row Description Number No. Area % Area National % National
Never Married 347 22.2 % 33.6 %
Married 828 53.0 % 50.4 %
Separated 82 5.2 % 2.5 %
Divorced 305 19.5 % 13.4 %

Census Housing Report

Demographics Row Description Number No. Area % Area National % National
Total Housing Units 2,010 - -
Occupied Housing Units 1,561 77.7 % 87.6 %
Vacant Housing Units 449 22.3 % 12.4 %
1-Unit, Detached 1,310 65.2 % 61.5 %
1-Unit, Attached 41 2.0 % 5.9 %
2-Units 9 0.4 % 3.6 %
3 to 4 Units 113 5.6 % 4.4 %
5 to 9 Units 172 8.6 % 4.8 %
10 to 19 Units 121 6.0 % 4.4 %
20 or More Units 131 6.5 % 9.0 %
Mobile Homes 103 5.1 % 6.2 %
Boat, RV, or Van 10 0.5 % 0.1 %
Built 1990 to 1999 156 7.8 % 13.9 %
Built 1980 to 1989 392 19.5 % 13.5 %
Built 1970 to 1979 418 20.8 % 15.3 %
Built 1960 to 1969 256 12.7 % 10.7 %
Built 1940 to 1959 507 25.2 % 15.5 %
Built 1939 or Earlier 196 9.8 % 12.8 %
Electric 1,148 57.1 % 33.9 %
Oil / Kerosene 246 12.2 % 4.2 %
Natural Gas 78 3.9 % 42.1 %
Tank or LP Gas 83 4.1 % 4.1 %
None 6 0.3 % 1.0 %

Racial Breakdown

Demographics Row Description Number No. Area % Area National % National
Caucasian 3,497 84.1 % 75.1 %
African-American 232 5.6 % 13.1 %
Native American 73 1.8 % 0.9 %
Asian 42 1.0 % 5.6 %
Some Other Race 312 7.5 % 5.2 %

Economic Statistics

Demographics Row Description Number No. Area % Area National % National
Median Household Income 38,876 57,617
Median Family Income 50,532 71,062
Median Per Capita Income 21,372 31,128

Weather

  • Chance of Sunshine 66.67 %
  • Temperature 70.03 ℉
  • Rainfall 3.32 inches
  • Energy Demand
    [HDD] 6.37
    [CDD] 1.08

Earthquakes

Magnitude Probability
5.0 0.07 %
6.0 0.01 %
7.0 0.00 %
8.0 0.00 %
9.0 0.00 %
Very Low Risk Area

Public Information

Unemployment Information

Data sourced by HomeFacts.com