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Demographics

People

Total Population532
Male Share of the Population48.3%
Female Share of the Population51.7%
Senior Citizens37.6%
Employed Population 16+227
Age of the Population57

Families

% of people married51.7%
Average household size2

Education and Earnings

Population % with Bachelor Degree or Higher14.4%
Median Earnings25+$37,708
Median Earnings Without High School Qualification$0
Median Earnings With High School Degree$46,458

Wealth

Median Family Income$67,250
% Above Poverty Level90.9%
% Below Poverty Level9.1%

Commute & Sprawl

Average Commute Time15 minutes
% Working from Home3.1%
% Walking and Biking to Work11.5%
% Using Public Transportation%

Housing

People Living Alone39.3%
Median Gross Rent$394
Median House Value$107,600

Ancestry

Danishn40%
German26.7%
English11.1%
Irish7.5%
Other(often includes Hispanic and African American)5.6%
Swedish4.9%
Norwegian4.7%
Welsh1.7%
Dutch1.7%
Italian1.5%
French Except Basque0.8%
African0.4%
Kenyan0.4%
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Elk Horn Almanac

CategoryValue
County Shelby County
Standard Zip Codes51531
Phone Area Codes712
Time ZoneAmerica/Chicago
Approximate Latitude41.59
Approximate Longitude-95.06

Elk Horn Climate

Nearest Weather Stations

Notes:

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

StationAUDUBON 1 SSE
Distance10.5 miles
Jan Temp7 to 27 F
Apr Temp35 to 60 F
Jul Temp62 to 84 F
Oct Temp36 to 62 F
Annual Precip33.4 inches
StationATLANTIC 1 NE
Distance12.5 miles
Jan Temp10 to 29 F
Apr Temp38 to 62 F
Jul Temp63 to 86 F
Oct Temp39 to 64 F
Annual Precip34.7 inches
StationDENISON
Distance33.7 miles
Jan Temp8 to 27 F
Apr Temp36 to 59 F
Jul Temp64 to 84 F
Oct Temp40 to 62 F
Annual Precip30.4 inches

Nearby Cities and Towns

LocationPopulationMedian Family Income
Audubon2,043$55,000
Brayton145$59,167
Exira881$52,750
Kimballton339$54,063
Marne120$53,333
Walnut706$58,250

Elk Horn Public Libraries

Elk Horn Public Library
2027 WASHINGTON
Elk Horn, Iowa
(712) 764-2013

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Elk Horn Public Schools

Exiraelk Horn-kimballton Elementary
4114 Madison St
ZIP: 51531
(712) 764-4616
Primary
Total Enrollment 96
Exiraelk Horn-kimballton High School
4114 Madison St
ZIP: 51531
(712) 764-4616
High
Total Enrollment 126
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