The City of Elk Horn had a population of 644 as of July 1, 2016.
The primary coordinate point for Elk Horn is located at latitude 41.593 and longitude -95.0616 in Shelby County. The formal boundaries for the City of Elk Horn (see map below) encompass a land area of 0.77 sq. miles and a water area of 0 sq. miles. Shelby County is in the Central time zone (GMT -6). The elevation is 1,345 feet.
The City of Elk Horn (GNIS ID: 2394649) 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 Elk Horn population, income and housing data, five-year growth projections and peer comparisons for key demographic data. The estimates are for July 1, 2016.
|Population in Households||590|
|Population in Familes||471|
|Population in Group Qrtrs||54|
|Average Household Size||2.35|
|Average Family Size||3|
|Total Housing Units||274 (100%)|
|Owner Occupied HU||201 (73.4%)|
|Renter Occupied HU||50 (18.2%)|
|Vacant Housing Units||23 ( 8.4%)|
|Median Home Value||$110,526|
|Average Home Value||$158,750|
|Median Household Income||$50,866|
|Average Household Income||$56,931|
|Per Capita Income||$23,786|
|(Compound Annual Growth Rates)|
|Median Household Income||0.44%|
|Per Capita Income||1.59%|
The table below compares Elk Horn to the other 1,009 incorporated cities, towns and CDPs in Iowa by rank and percentile using July 1, 2016 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||# 406||60th|
|Population Density1||# 414||59th|
|Diversity Index2||# 401||60th|
|Median Household Income||# 588||42nd|
|Per Capita Income||# 789||22nd|
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