The City of Elgin had a population of 613 as of July 1, 2018.
The primary coordinate point for Elgin is located at latitude 42.9554 and longitude -91.6356 in Fayette County. The formal boundaries for the City of Elgin (see map below) encompass a land area of 0.66 sq. miles and a water area of 0 sq. miles. Fayette County is in the Central time zone (GMT -6). The elevation is 814 feet.
The City of Elgin (GNIS ID: 2394643) 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 Elgin population, income and housing data, five-year growth projections and peer comparisons for key demographic data. The estimates are for July 1, 2018.
|Population in Households||613|
|Population in Familes||466|
|Population in Group Qrtrs||0|
|Median Household Income||$41,779|
|Average Household Income||$54,053|
|Per Capita Income||$24,919|
|Total Housing Units||313 (100%)|
|Owner Occupied HU||206 (65.8%)|
|Renter Occupied HU||80 (25.6%)|
|Vacant Housing Units||27 ( 8.6%)|
|Median Home Value||$104,651|
|Average Home Value||$125,962|
|Average Household Size||2.14|
|Average Family Size||3|
GROWTH RATE / YEAR
|Median Household Income||2.23%|
|Per Capita Income||1.93%|
The table below compares Elgin to the other 1,009 incorporated cities, towns and CDPs in Iowa by rank and percentile using July 1, 2018 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||# 416||59th|
|Population Density||# 347||66th|
|Diversity Index||# 714||30th|
|Median Household Income||# 947||6th|
|Per Capita Income||# 835||17th|
Additional comparisons and rankings can be made with a VERY EASY TO USE Iowa Census Data Comparison Tool.