|Year||Population||Rank in US||Growth Rate|
Based on the latest 2022 data from the US census, the current population of Elk River is 26,192. Elk River, Minnesota is the 1,485th largest city in the US.
Elk River is located entirely in Sherburne County.
The current population of Elk River (26,192) is it's peak population.
Elk River has grown 56.9% since the 2000. Elk River, Minnesota is growing moderately quickly; it is growing faster than 80% of similarly sized cities since 2000.
Elk River has a population density of 543.2 people per square mile.
|1615||White Bear Lake||24,130||-0.8%|
|1479||Elmira, New York||26,299||-15.0%|
|1484||Ridgewood, New Jersey||26,202||5.1%|
|1485||Elk River, Minnesota||26,192||56.9%|
|1486||South Salt Lake, Utah||26,166||18.8%|
|1489||East Chicago, Indiana||26,099||-19.2%|
The total voting age population of Elk River, Minnesota, meaning US citizens 18 or older, is 17,331. The voting age population is 49.7% male and 50.3% female.
According to the latest census statistics, 12.0% of the residents of Elk River are 65 or older.
The racial demographics of Elk River are 91.6% White, 3.7% Black, 1.8% Other, 1.3% Asian, 1.3% Two or more races and 0.3% American Indian. Additionally, 3.2% of the population identifies as Hispanic.
In Elk River, 6.1% of residents have an income below the poverty line, and the child poverty rate is 8.8%. On a per-household basis, 5.0% of families are below the poverty line in Elk River.
Among those aged 16 and older, 72.9% of Elk River residents are in the labor force.
Among the adult population 25 years old and over, 94.6% of Elk River residents have at least a high school degree or equivalent, 27.9% have a bachelor's degree and 7.6% have a graduate or professional degree.
Among Elk River residents aged 5 and older, 7.1% of them speak a non-English language at home. Broken down by language: 2.5% of residents speak Spanish at home, 1.5% speak an Indo-European language, and 1.5% speak an Asian language.
The unemployment rate in Elk River is 4.5%, which is calculated among residents aged 16 or older who are in the labor force.
In Elk River, 10.4% of the residents in the non-military labor force are employed by the local, state and federal government.
The median household income in Elk River is $89,596.
In Elk River, 78.6% of housing units are occupied by their owners.
Renters occupy 21.4% of housing units in Elk River.
Of all the housing units in Elk River, 3.2% of them were build before 1940.
In Elk River, 33.5% of the total housing units were built after the year 2000, which is approximately 3,000 units.
The median gross monthly rent payment for renters in Elk River is $1,036.
In Elk River, 87.1% of households have an active broadband internet connection.