|Year||Population||Rank in US||Growth Rate|
Based on the latest 2022 data from the US census, the current population of Elwood is 629. Elwood, Nebraska is the 12,247th largest city in the US.
The peak population of Elwood was in 2000, when its population was 760. In 2000, Elwood was the 11,469th largest city in the US; now its fallen to the 12,247th largest city in the US. Elwood is currently 17.2% smaller than it was in 2000.
Elwood has shrunk 17.2% since the year 2000. Elwood, Nebraska's growth is below average. 75% of similarly sized cities are growing faster since 2000.
|12242||Nelsonville, New York||630||11.3%|
|12245||Colman, South Dakota||629||10.3%|
|12248||Fallston, North Carolina||629||3.4%|
|12250||Patterson Heights, Pennsylvania||629||-5.8%|
The total voting age population of Elwood, Nebraska, meaning US citizens 18 or older, is 654. The voting age population is 45.0% male and 55.0% female.
According to the latest census statistics, 29.4% of the residents of Elwood are 65 or older.
The racial demographics of Elwood are 96.9% White, 1.0% Two or more races, 0.7% Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander, 0.6% Black, 0.5% American Indian, 0.2% Asian and 0.1% Other. Additionally, 8.9% of the population identifies as Hispanic.
In Elwood, 4.0% of residents have an income below the poverty line, and the child poverty rate is 4.3%. On a per-household basis, 1.8% of families are below the poverty line in Elwood.
Among those aged 16 and older, 65.2% of Elwood residents are in the labor force.
Among the adult population 25 years old and over, 92.6% of Elwood residents have at least a high school degree or equivalent, 23.3% have a bachelor's degree and 8.8% have a graduate or professional degree.
Among Elwood residents aged 5 and older, 4.1% of them speak a non-English language at home. Broken down by language: 3.9% of residents speak Spanish at home, 0.0% speak an Indo-European language, and 0.3% speak an Asian language.
The unemployment rate in Elwood is 4.2%, which is calculated among residents aged 16 or older who are in the labor force.
In Elwood, 30.9% of the residents in the non-military labor force are employed by the local, state and federal government.
The median household income in Elwood is $61,458.
In Elwood, 62.6% of housing units are occupied by their owners.
Renters occupy 37.4% of housing units in Elwood.
Of all the housing units in Elwood, 29.4% of them were build before 1940.
In Elwood, 10.5% of the total housing units were built after the year 2000.
The median gross monthly rent payment for renters in Elwood is $639.
In Elwood, 82.5% of households have an active broadband internet connection.