|Year||Population||Rank in US||Growth Rate|
Based on the latest 2022 data from the US census, the current population of Elkhorn City is 999. Elkhorn City, Kentucky is the 10,203rd largest city in the US.
The peak population of Elkhorn City was in 2000, when its population was 1,056. In 2000, Elkhorn City was the 9,945th largest city in the US; now its fallen to the 10,203rd largest city in the US. Elkhorn City is currently 5.4% smaller than it was in 2000.
Elkhorn City has shrunk 5.3% since the year 2000. Elkhorn City, Kentucky's growth is about average. 55% of similarly sized cities are growing faster since 2000.
|10198||North Topsail Beach, North Carolina||1,000||19.0%|
|10200||Bird Island, Minnesota||999||-16.3%|
|10203||Elkhorn City, Kentucky||999||-5.3%|
|10204||Fort Gaines, Georgia||999||-10.0%|
|10209||Watterson Park, Kentucky||998||0.8%|
The total voting age population of Elkhorn City, Kentucky, meaning US citizens 18 or older, is 859. The voting age population is 41.4% male and 58.6% female.
According to the latest census statistics, 29.4% of the residents of Elkhorn City are 65 or older.
The racial demographics of Elkhorn City are 93.7% White, 5.3% Black, 0.6% American Indian and 0.4% Two or more races. Additionally, 0.4% of the population identifies as Hispanic.
In Elkhorn City, 43.0% of residents have an income below the poverty line, and the child poverty rate is 64.3%. On a per-household basis, 38.1% of families are below the poverty line in Elkhorn City.
Among those aged 16 and older, 31.9% of Elkhorn City residents are in the labor force.
Among the adult population 25 years old and over, 69.5% of Elkhorn City residents have at least a high school degree or equivalent, 15.0% have a bachelor's degree and 5.3% have a graduate or professional degree.
Among Elkhorn City residents aged 5 and older, 0.0% of them speak a non-English language at home. Broken down by language: 0.0% of residents speak Spanish at home, 0.0% speak an Indo-European language, and 0.0% speak an Asian language.
The unemployment rate in Elkhorn City is 10.0%, which is calculated among residents aged 16 or older who are in the labor force.
In Elkhorn City, 19.1% of the residents in the non-military labor force are employed by the local, state and federal government.
The median household income in Elkhorn City is $24,338.
In Elkhorn City, 54.7% of housing units are occupied by their owners.
Renters occupy 45.3% of housing units in Elkhorn City.
Of all the housing units in Elkhorn City, 11.2% of them were build before 1940.
In Elkhorn City, 17.1% of the total housing units were built after the year 2000.
The median gross monthly rent payment for renters in Elkhorn City is $526.
In Elkhorn City, 62.1% of households have an active broadband internet connection.