The City of Elkhart had a population of 777 as of July 1, 2017.
The primary coordinate point for Elkhart is located at latitude 41.7923 and longitude -93.5242 in Polk County. The formal boundaries for the City of Elkhart (see map below) encompass a land area of 1.58 sq. miles and a water area of 0 sq. miles. Polk County is in the Central time zone (GMT -6). The elevation is 974 feet.
The City of Elkhart (GNIS ID: 2394654) has a C1 Census Class Code which indicates an active incorporated place that does not serve as a county subdivision equivalent. It also has a Functional Status Code of "A" which identifies an active government providing primary general-purpose functions.
Beneath the boundary map are tables with Elkhart population, income and housing data, five-year growth projections and peer comparisons for key demographic data. The estimates are for July 1, 2017.
|Daytime Population: Workers||125|
|Daytime Population: Residents||377|
|Total Daytime Population (TDP)||502|
|Ratio TDP/Total Population1||0.65|
|Population in Households||777|
|Population in Familes||673|
|Population in Group Qrtrs||0|
|Median Household Income||$71,911|
|Average Household Income||$90,524|
|Per Capita Income||$32,798|
|Total Housing Units||299 (100%)|
|Owner Occupied HU||245 (81.9%)|
|Renter Occupied HU||43 (14.4%)|
|Vacant Housing Units||12 ( 4.0%)|
|Median Home Value||$191,554|
|Average Home Value||$302,245|
|Average Household Size||2.71|
|Average Family Size||3|
GROWTH RATE / YEAR
|Median Household Income||0.71%|
|Per Capita Income||1.84%|
The table below compares Elkhart to the other 1,009 incorporated cities, towns and CDPs in Iowa by rank and percentile using July 1, 2017 data. The location Ranked # 1 has the highest value. A location that ranks higher than 75% of its peers would be in the 75th percentile of the peer group.
|Total Population||# 369||64th|
|Population Density||# 655||35th|
|Diversity Index||# 332||67th|
|Median Household Income||# 84||92nd|
|Per Capita Income||# 151||85th|
Additional comparisons and rankings can be made with a VERY EASY TO USE Iowa Census Data Comparison Tool.