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Based on the latest 2022 data from the US census, the current population of Elba is 597. Elba, New York is the 12,444th largest city in the US.
The peak population of Elba was in 1990, when its population was 724. In 1990, Elba was the 11,279th largest city in the US; now its fallen to the 12,444th largest city in the US. Elba is currently 17.5% smaller than it was in 1990.
Elba has shrunk 13.9% since the year 2000. Elba, New York's growth is below average. 78% of similarly sized cities are growing faster since 2000.
|12443||Briar Creek, Pennsylvania||597||-8.7%|
|12444||Elba, New York||597||-13.9%|
|12450||Big Sandy, Montana||596||-15.2%|
The total voting age population of Elba, New York, meaning US citizens 18 or older, is 478. The voting age population is 49.0% male and 51.0% female.
According to the latest census statistics, 14.0% of the residents of Elba are 65 or older.
The racial demographics of Elba are 93.4% White, 5.4% Two or more races, 0.9% Black and 0.3% Other. Additionally, 6.2% of the population identifies as Hispanic.
In Elba, 9.0% of residents have an income below the poverty line, and the child poverty rate is 18.8%. On a per-household basis, 6.5% of families are below the poverty line in Elba.
Among those aged 16 and older, 70.7% of Elba residents are in the labor force.
Among the adult population 25 years old and over, 93.4% of Elba residents have at least a high school degree or equivalent, 22.1% have a bachelor's degree and 9.2% have a graduate or professional degree.
Among Elba residents aged 5 and older, 4.2% of them speak a non-English language at home. Broken down by language: 3.7% of residents speak Spanish at home, 0.5% speak an Indo-European language, and 0.0% speak an Asian language.
The unemployment rate in Elba is 6.8%, which is calculated among residents aged 16 or older who are in the labor force.
In Elba, 32.0% of the residents in the non-military labor force are employed by the local, state and federal government.
The median household income in Elba is $61,417.
In Elba, 86.2% of housing units are occupied by their owners.
Renters occupy 13.8% of housing units in Elba.
Of all the housing units in Elba, 47.7% of them were build before 1940.
In Elba, 3.9% of the total housing units were built after the year 2000.
The median gross monthly rent payment for renters in Elba is $790.
In Elba, 88.3% of households have an active broadband internet connection.