The City of Elkhart had a population of 806 as of July 1, 2018.
The primary coordinate point for Elkhart is located at latitude 41.7917 and longitude -93.5222 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.
|Population in Households||806|
|Population in Familes||695|
|Population in Group Qrtrs||0|
|Median Household Income||$78,630|
|Average Household Income||$99,420|
|Per Capita Income||$35,690|
|Total Housing Units||313 (100%)|
|Owner Occupied HU||252 (80.5%)|
|Renter Occupied HU||45 (14.4%)|
|Vacant Housing Units||15 ( 4.8%)|
|Median Home Value||$216,071|
|Average Home Value||$304,545|
|Average Household Size||2.7|
|Average Family Size||3|
GROWTH RATE / YEAR
|Median Household Income||1.48%|
|Per Capita Income||1.95%|
The table below compares Elkhart 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||# 361||64th|
|Population Density||# 641||37th|
|Diversity Index||# 319||69th|
|Median Household Income||# 67||93rd|
|Per Capita Income||# 108||89th|
Additional comparisons and rankings can be made with a VERY EASY TO USE Iowa Census Data Comparison Tool.