|Year||Population||Rank in US||Growth Rate|
Based on the latest 2022 data from the US census, the current population of Elk City is 11,570. Elk City, Oklahoma is the 2,829th largest city in the US.
Elk City is located entirely in Beckham County.
The peak population of Elk City was in 2020, when its population was 11,725. In 2020, Elk City was the 2,791st largest city in the US; now its fallen to the 2,829th largest city in the US. Elk City is currently 1.3% smaller than it was in 2020.
Elk City has grown 10.2% since the 2000. Elk City, Oklahoma is growing somewhat quickly; it is growing faster than 62% of similarly sized cities since 2000.
Elk City has a population density of 722.1 people per square mile.
|2823||Seven Hills, Ohio||11,604||-3.9%|
|2824||James Island, South Carolina||11,602|
|2825||River Forest, Illinois||11,597||-0.2%|
|2829||Elk City, Oklahoma||11,570||10.2%|
|2830||Wendell, North Carolina||11,570||161.8%|
|2831||Ringwood, New Jersey||11,568||-6.8%|
|2832||Signal Hill, California||11,563||23.0%|
The total voting age population of Elk City, Oklahoma, meaning US citizens 18 or older, is 8,344. The voting age population is 49.7% male and 50.3% female.
According to the latest census statistics, 13.4% of the residents of Elk City are 65 or older.
The racial demographics of Elk City are 88.2% White, 2.9% Black, 2.9% American Indian, 2.9% Two or more races, 2.5% Other and 0.6% Asian. Additionally, 15.2% of the population identifies as Hispanic.
In Elk City, 21.0% of residents have an income below the poverty line, and the child poverty rate is 30.7%. On a per-household basis, 13.4% of families are below the poverty line in Elk City.
Among those aged 16 and older, 59.8% of Elk City residents are in the labor force.
Among the adult population 25 years old and over, 87.7% of Elk City residents have at least a high school degree or equivalent, 17.7% have a bachelor's degree and 7.1% have a graduate or professional degree.
Among Elk City residents aged 5 and older, 11.9% of them speak a non-English language at home. Broken down by language: 10.7% of residents speak Spanish at home, 0.0% speak an Indo-European language, and 0.4% speak an Asian language.
The unemployment rate in Elk City is 3.9%, which is calculated among residents aged 16 or older who are in the labor force.
In Elk City, 19.4% of the residents in the non-military labor force are employed by the local, state and federal government.
The median household income in Elk City is $47,850.
In Elk City, 62.1% of housing units are occupied by their owners.
Renters occupy 37.9% of housing units in Elk City.
Of all the housing units in Elk City, 8.3% of them were build before 1940.
In Elk City, 22.2% of the total housing units were built after the year 2000, which is approximately 1,300 units.
The median gross monthly rent payment for renters in Elk City is $740.
In Elk City, 77.4% of households have an active broadband internet connection.