Demographics

People

Total Population813
Male Share of the Population52.9%
Female Share of the Population47.1%
Senior Citizens6.5%
Employed Population 16+444
Age of the Population38

Families

% of people married47%
Average household size3

Education and Earnings

Population % with Bachelor Degree or Higher10.4%
Median Earnings25+$39,338
Median Earnings Without High School Qualification$0
Median Earnings With High School Degree$27,054

Wealth

Median Family Income$77,250
% Above Poverty Level89.3%
% Below Poverty Level10.7%

Commute & Sprawl

Average Commute Time24 minutes
% Working from Home1.6%
% Walking and Biking to Work0.9%
% Using Public Transportation0.5%

Housing

People Living Alone27.8%
Median Gross Rent$890
Median House Value$126,600

Ancestry

German37.8%
Irish18.7%
Other(often includes Hispanic and African American)14.4%
Norwegian10.8%
Italian5%
French Except Basque4.4%
Swedish4.2%
English3.8%
Swiss3.1%
Czech2.8%
Dutch1.6%
Danishn1.5%
Scottish1.2%
Polish1.2%
Finnish0.4%
Welsh0.2%
Portuguese0.2%
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Elkhart Almanac

CategoryValue
CountyPolk County
Standard Zip Codes50073
Phone Area Codes515
Time ZoneAmerica/Chicago
Approximate Latitude41.79
Approximate Longitude-93.51

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)

StationANKENY
Distance5.7 miles
Jan Temp9 to 28 F
Apr Temp37 to 60 F
Jul Temp64 to 86 F
Oct Temp39 to 63 F
Annual Precip33.3 inches
StationDES MOINES AP
Distance19.4 miles
Jan Temp12 to 29 F
Apr Temp40 to 61 F
Jul Temp66 to 86 F
Oct Temp42 to 64 F
Annual Precip34.7 inches
StationBOONE
Distance25.8 miles
Jan Temp7 to 28 F
Apr Temp37 to 60 F
Jul Temp63 to 85 F
Oct Temp39 to 64 F
Annual Precip36.3 inches

Nearby Cities and Towns

LocationPopulationMedian Family Income
Alleman383$97,321
Ankeny59,152$99,324
Bondurant5,826$98,363
Cambridge804$79,219
Huxley3,672$106,632
Maxwell832$79,135
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