Latest Data (2016)
Population 52,221
Nationwide Rank 730

Quick Facts

Elkhart, Indiana is the 730th largest city in the United States as of 2016.

Elkhart, Indiana is a city.

Elkhart, Indiana is currently 0.7% 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
2000-2016
720 Delano, California 52,707 32.6%
721 Leesburg, Virginia 52,607 83.1%
722 DeSoto, Texas 52,599 39.0%
723 Milford, Connecticut 52,536 3.6%
724 Perth Amboy, New Jersey 52,499 10.8%
725 Peabody, Massachusetts 52,491 8.5%
726 Brookhaven, Georgia 52,444
727 Minnetonka, Minnesota 52,369 2.4%
728 Palm Desert, California 52,231 17.1%
729 Placentia, California 52,228 11.9%
730 Elkhart, Indiana 52,221 -0.7%
731 Joplin, Missouri 52,195 14.3%
732 Pinellas Park, Florida 52,137 10.5%
733 La Crosse, Wisconsin 52,109 0.3%
734 Grapevine, Texas 51,971 21.8%
735 Apple Valley, Minnesota 51,957 13.0%
736 Tigard, Oregon 51,902 21.2%
737 Glendora, California 51,851 4.7%
738 Florissant, Missouri 51,776 -3.9%
739 Oak Park, Illinois 51,774 -1.3%
740 Hoffman Estates, Illinois 51,738 4.1%

Similarly Sized Cities In Indiana

US Rank Name Population Growth
2000-2016
300 South Bend 101,735 -6.1%
353 Carmel 91,065 70.0%
355 Fishers 90,127 130.8%
391 Bloomington 84,465 18.8%
444 Hammond 77,134 -6.8%
451 Gary 76,424 -25.4%
490 Lafayette 71,782 16.8%
510 Muncie 69,010 -2.5%
604 Terre Haute 60,852 2.2%
614 Noblesville 60,183 100.2%
650 Kokomo 57,799 23.2%
664 Greenwood 56,545 53.9%
680 Anderson 55,130 -7.5%
730 Elkhart 52,221 -0.7%
784 Mishawaka 48,679 3.5%
797 Lawrence 47,866 22.4%
814 Jeffersonville 47,124 57.3%
820 Columbus 46,850 19.1%
831 West Lafayette 45,872 59.8%
1028 Westfield 37,221 140.7%
1041 New Albany 36,670 -3.0%
1045 Portage 36,505 8.6%
1073 Richmond 35,664 -8.7%
1088 Merrillville 34,994 14.5%
1150 Valparaiso 33,104 17.1%
1155 Goshen 33,034 10.6%
1204 Plainfield 31,409 53.0%
1214 Michigan City 31,157 -5.2%
1284 Crown Point 29,176 47.0%
1306 Schererville 28,701 14.9%
1310 Marion 28,592 -11.5%
1320 East Chicago 28,418 -12.1%
1328 Hobart 28,248 10.8%
1394 Zionsville 26,784 154.3%

Demographics

Population History

Year Population Rank in US
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