|Year||Population||Rank in US||Growth Rate|
Based on the latest 2022 data from the US census, the current population of Elk Horn is 596. Elk Horn, Iowa is the 12,454th largest city in the US.
The peak population of Elk Horn was in 1990, when its population was 665. In 1990, Elk Horn was the 11,678th largest city in the US; now its fallen to the 12,454th largest city in the US. Elk Horn is currently 10.4% smaller than it was in 1990.
Elk Horn has shrunk 8.0% since the year 2000. Elk Horn, Iowa's growth is about average. 57% of similarly sized cities are growing faster since 2000.
|12450||Big Sandy, Montana||596||-15.2%|
|12453||East Vandergrift, Pennsylvania||596||-19.4%|
|12454||Elk Horn, Iowa||596||-8.0%|
|12456||Lyons Falls, New York||596||1.0%|
|12458||New Underwood, South Dakota||596||-4.4%|
The total voting age population of Elk Horn, Iowa, meaning US citizens 18 or older, is 429. The voting age population is 38.7% male and 61.3% female.
According to the latest census statistics, 38.6% of the residents of Elk Horn are 65 or older.
The racial demographics of Elk Horn are 95.9% White and 4.1% Other. Additionally, 4.3% of the population identifies as Hispanic.
In Elk Horn, 2.6% of residents have an income below the poverty line, and the child poverty rate is 1.9%. On a per-household basis, 0.7% of families are below the poverty line in Elk Horn.
Among those aged 16 and older, 51.8% of Elk Horn residents are in the labor force.
Among the adult population 25 years old and over, 92.2% of Elk Horn residents have at least a high school degree or equivalent, 18.6% have a bachelor's degree and 6.1% have a graduate or professional degree.
Among Elk Horn residents aged 5 and older, 1.6% of them speak a non-English language at home. Broken down by language: 1.0% of residents speak Spanish at home, 0.6% speak an Indo-European language, and 0.0% speak an Asian language.
The unemployment rate in Elk Horn is 2.2%, which is calculated among residents aged 16 or older who are in the labor force.
In Elk Horn, 15.4% of the residents in the non-military labor force are employed by the local, state and federal government.
The median household income in Elk Horn is $57,500.
In Elk Horn, 84.3% of housing units are occupied by their owners.
Renters occupy 15.7% of housing units in Elk Horn.
Of all the housing units in Elk Horn, 48.5% of them were build before 1940.
In Elk Horn, 3.8% of the total housing units were built after the year 2000.
The median gross monthly rent payment for renters in Elk Horn is $534.
In Elk Horn, 81.5% of households have an active broadband internet connection.