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People

Total Population 1,386
Male Share of the Population 48.2%
Female Share of the Population 51.8%
Senior Citizens 17.7%
Employed Population 16+ 565
Age of the Population 37

Families

% of people married 42.6%
Average household size 3

Education and Earnings

Population % with Bachelor Degree or Higher 8.8%
Median Earnings25+ $0
Median Earnings Without High School Qualification $0
Median Earnings With High School Degree $0

Wealth

Median Family Income $42,188
% Above Poverty Level 80.6%
% Below Poverty Level 19.4%

Commute & Sprawl

Average Commute Time 23 minutes
% Working from Home 6.2%
% Walking and Biking to Work 4.6%
% Using Public Transportation %

Housing

People Living Alone 28.4%
Median Gross Rent $693
Median House Value $71,300

Ancestry

Other(often includes Hispanic and African American) 42.3%
US/American 0%
English 10.8%
Irish 17.7%

Source: American Community Survey, U.S. Census Bureau, 2015, www.census.gov/programs-surveys/acs/.

Elkhart Almanac

Category Value
Nearest Medium City 52 miles S of Tyler, Texas (center to center)
Nearest Large City 107 miles SE of Dallas, Texas
County Anderson
Standard Zip Codes 75839
Phone Area Codes 903
Time Zone Central (-6 hours from GMT)
Daylight Savings The city observes Daylight Saving Time.
Latitude 31.625
Longitude -95.579

Elkhart Climate

Nearest Weather Stations

Notes:

  • Temp ranges are avg daily min and max for the month
  • Precipitation is rainfall (and rainfall equiv of snowfall)

Station PALESTINE 2 NE
Distance 11 miles
Jan Temp 37 to 58 F
Apr Temp 55 to 78 F
Jul Temp 72 to 94 F
Oct Temp 56 to 80 F
Annual Precip 46.3 inches
Station JACKSONVILLE
Distance 29.9 miles
Jan Temp 35 to 58 F
Apr Temp 53 to 77 F
Jul Temp 72 to 94 F
Oct Temp 55 to 79 F
Annual Precip 46 inches
Station CENTERVILLE
Distance 34.6 miles
Jan Temp 34 to 58 F
Apr Temp 52 to 78 F
Jul Temp 71 to 95 F
Oct Temp 54 to 80 F
Annual Precip 43 inches

Neighborhood and Nearby Area Names

According to the US Postal Service, Elkhart, its neighborhoods, and/or surrounding areas are also referred to as:

Salmon (75839)

Slocum (75839)

Note that not all alternate names are acceptable for use in US Post Office addresses.

Nearby Cities and Towns

Location Population Median Family Income
Crockett 6,616 $28,827
Grapeland 1,784 $40,577

Source: American Community Survey, U.S. Census Bureau, 2015, www.census.gov/programs-surveys/acs/.

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Elkhart High Schools

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ELKHART H S
301 E PARKER ST
903-764-5161
Serves 367 students.
Student/teacher ratio: 13.2

SLOCUM H S
5765 E STATE HWY 294
903-478-3624
A Title I School.
Serves 151 students.
Student/teacher ratio: 9

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