Latest Data (2017)
Population 52,558
Nationwide Rank 735

Quick Facts

Elkhart, Indiana is the 735th largest city in the United States as of 2017.

Elkhart, Indiana is a city.

Elkhart, Indiana is currently 0.1% smaller than it was in 2000, the year of its peak recorded population.

Elkhart, Indiana's growth is extremely below average. 82% of similarly sized cities are growing faster since 2000.

Elkhart, Indiana Border Map

Similarly Sized Cities In US

US Rank Name Population Growth
2000-2017
725 Tigard, Oregon 53,148 24.1%
726 Delano, California 53,138 33.7%
727 Minnetonka, Minnesota 53,085 3.8%
728 Burlington, North Carolina 53,077 15.5%
729 Peabody, Massachusetts 52,987 9.5%
730 Milford, Connecticut 52,970 4.4%
731 Palm Desert, California 52,932 18.6%
732 Pinellas Park, Florida 52,854 12.0%
733 Perth Amboy, New Jersey 52,823 11.5%
734 Pensacola, Florida 52,590 -6.2%
735 Elkhart, Indiana 52,558 -0.1%
736 Glendora, California 52,445 5.9%
737 Apple Valley, Minnesota 52,435 14.1%
738 Joplin, Missouri 52,288 14.5%
739 Oak Park, Illinois 52,261 -0.4%
740 Placentia, California 52,157 11.7%
741 Edina, Minnesota 51,958 9.6%
742 La Crosse, Wisconsin 51,834 -0.2%
743 Kentwood, Michigan 51,747 13.9%
744 Aliso Viejo, California 51,671 29.1%
745 Burien, Washington 51,671 62.4%

Similarly Sized Cities In Indiana

US Rank Name Population Growth
2000-2017
299 South Bend 102,245 -5.6%
348 Carmel 92,198 72.1%
354 Fishers 91,832 135.2%
393 Bloomington 85,071 19.7%
455 Hammond 76,618 -7.4%
459 Gary 76,008 -25.8%
491 Lafayette 72,390 17.8%
522 Muncie 68,625 -3.1%
602 Noblesville 61,882 105.8%
616 Terre Haute 60,774 2.1%
652 Kokomo 57,836 23.3%
657 Greenwood 57,375 56.1%
690 Anderson 55,076 -7.6%
735 Elkhart 52,558 -0.1%
783 Mishawaka 49,177 4.6%
794 Lawrence 48,704 24.5%
820 Jeffersonville 47,383 58.2%
824 Columbus 47,143 19.9%
837 West Lafayette 46,269 61.2%
970 Westfield 39,493 155.4%
1049 Portage 36,672 9.1%
1054 New Albany 36,461 -3.6%
1085 Richmond 35,455 -9.3%
1102 Merrillville 34,871 14.1%
1146 Valparaiso 33,376 18.1%
1153 Goshen 33,220 11.2%
1163 Plainfield 32,865 60.0%
1226 Michigan City 31,056 -5.5%
1278 Crown Point 29,625 49.2%
1320 Schererville 28,633 14.6%
1335 Marion 28,327 -12.3%
1336 Hobart 28,255 10.8%
1338 East Chicago 28,215 -12.7%
1402 Zionsville 26,710 153.6%

Demographics

Population History

Year Population Rank in US
2017 52,558 735
2016 52,221 730
2015 52,348 720
2014 51,421 729
2013 51,265 721
2012 51,152 713
2011 51,030 709
2010 50,949 697
2009 53,060 658
2008 53,088 650
2007 52,805 646
2006 52,560 637
2005 52,000 640
2004 51,744 637
2003 51,716 631
2002 51,901 619
2001 52,317 603
2000 52,612 588
1990 44,681 598