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Based on the latest 2022 data from the US census, the current population of Elgin is 56. Elgin, Kansas is the 18,901st largest city in the US.
The peak population of Elgin was in 1990, when its population was 105. In 1990, Elgin was the 18,301st largest city in the US; now its fallen to the 18,901st largest city in the US. Elgin is currently 46.7% smaller than it was in 1990.
Elgin has shrunk 32.5% since the year 2000. Elgin, Kansas's growth is below average. 63% of similarly sized cities are growing faster since 2000.
|18895||Ree Heights, South Dakota||57||-32.1%|
|18896||Seven Springs, North Carolina||57||-33.7%|
|18900||Davis, South Dakota||56||-46.1%|
The total voting age population of Elgin, Kansas, meaning US citizens 18 or older, is 64. The voting age population is 54.7% male and 45.3% female.
According to the latest census statistics, 18.7% of the residents of Elgin are 65 or older.
The racial demographics of Elgin are 94.7% White, 2.7% American Indian and 2.7% Two or more races. Additionally, 14.7% of the population identifies as Hispanic.
In Elgin, 17.3% of residents have an income below the poverty line, and the child poverty rate is 0.0%. On a per-household basis, 31.6% of families are below the poverty line in Elgin.
Among those aged 16 and older, 53.7% of Elgin residents are in the labor force.
Among the adult population 25 years old and over, 81.8% of Elgin residents have at least a high school degree or equivalent, 0.0% have a bachelor's degree and 0.0% have a graduate or professional degree.
Among Elgin residents aged 5 and older, 8.6% of them speak a non-English language at home. Broken down by language: 8.6% of residents speak Spanish at home, 0.0% speak an Indo-European language, and 0.0% speak an Asian language.
The unemployment rate in Elgin is 16.7%, which is calculated among residents aged 16 or older who are in the labor force.
In Elgin, 3.3% of the residents in the non-military labor force are employed by the local, state and federal government.
The median household income in Elgin is $31,250.
In Elgin, 100.0% of housing units are occupied by their owners.
Of all the housing units in Elgin, 66.2% of them were build before 1940.
The median gross monthly rent payment for renters in Elgin is $-1,333,333,334.
In Elgin, 67.9% of households have an active broadband internet connection.