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Demographics

People

Total Population2,867
Male Share of the Population46.7%
Female Share of the Population53.3%
Senior Citizens10%
Employed Population 16+1,248
Age of the Population33

Families

% of people married61.1%
Average household size3

Education and Earnings

Population % with Bachelor Degree or Higher16.5%
Median Earnings25+$35,934
Median Earnings Without High School Qualification$37,738
Median Earnings With High School Degree$33,233

Wealth

Median Family Income$65,500
% Above Poverty Level88.8%
% Below Poverty Level11.2%

Commute & Sprawl

Average Commute Time32 minutes
% Working from Home2.6%
% Walking and Biking to Work2.9%
% Using Public Transportation%

Housing

People Living Alone20.3%
Median Gross Rent$875
Median House Value$122,900

Ancestry

Other(often includes Hispanic and African American)30.7%
German18.2%
Irish12.2%
English9.5%
Italian2.9%
Scottish2.4%
Dutch2.2%
Polish1.8%
French Except Basque1.1%
Czech0.8%
Belgian0.7%
Welsh0.7%
Lebanese0.6%
Arab0.6%
Canadian0.6%
Portuguese0.5%
Austrian0.5%
Norwegian0.3%
Russian0.3%
Iranian0.2%
Swiss0.1%
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Elkins Almanac

CategoryValue
County Washington County
Standard Zip Codes72727
Phone Area Codes479
Time ZoneAmerica/Chicago
Approximate Latitude36.01
Approximate Longitude-94.02

Elkins Climate

Nearest Weather Stations

Notes:

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

StationFAYETTEVILLE EXP STN
Distance11.2 miles
Jan Temp24 to 44 F
Apr Temp46 to 69 F
Jul Temp69 to 89 F
Oct Temp47 to 70 F
Annual Precip46 inches
StationHUNTSVILLE 1 SSW
Distance15.1 miles
Jan Temp26 to 45 F
Apr Temp47 to 69 F
Jul Temp68 to 88 F
Oct Temp50 to 71 F
Annual Precip47.1 inches
StationBENTONVILLE 4 S
Distance24.7 miles
Jan Temp22 to 44 F
Apr Temp43 to 68 F
Jul Temp66 to 89 F
Oct Temp45 to 71 F
Annual Precip46.9 inches

Nearby Cities and Towns

LocationPopulationMedian Family Income
Farmington6,470$59,577
Fayetteville80,552$64,764
Goshen1,601$134,167
Greenland1,516$65,476
Johnson3,573$81,827
West Fork2,491$52,784

Elkins Public Schools

Elkins Elem. Primary School
476 N Center
ZIP: 72727
Primary
Total Enrollment 236
Elkins Elementary School
349 N Center
ZIP: 72727
Primary
Total Enrollment 222
Elkins High School
349 N Center
ZIP: 72727
High
Total Enrollment 373
Elkins Middle School
349 N Center
ZIP: 72727
Middle
Total Enrollment 281
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