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Demographics

People

Total Population8,756
Male Share of the Population48.1%
Female Share of the Population51.9%
Senior Citizens11.6%
Employed Population 16+3,481
Age of the Population30

Families

% of people married49.8%
Average household size3

Education and Earnings

Population % with Bachelor Degree or Higher14.1%
Median Earnings25+$30,973
Median Earnings Without High School Qualification$28,610
Median Earnings With High School Degree$25,396

Wealth

Median Family Income$60,152
% Above Poverty Level75.3%
% Below Poverty Level24.7%

Commute & Sprawl

Average Commute Time31 minutes
% Working from Home3.3%
% Walking and Biking to Work0.5%
% Using Public Transportation%

Housing

People Living Alone26.3%
Median Gross Rent$962
Median House Value$108,300

Ancestry

Other(often includes Hispanic and African American)57%
German8.1%
English6.6%
Irish4.7%
Dutch2.7%
French Except Basque1.9%
Scottish1.6%
African1%
Italian0.9%
Norwegian0.8%
Swedish0.5%
Belgian0.4%
Czech0.3%
Welsh0.3%
Hungarian0.2%
Danishn0.2%
Polish0.2%
Portuguese0.2%
Swiss0.1%
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Elgin Almanac

CategoryValue
County Bastrop County
Standard Zip Codes78621
Phone Area Codes512,737
Time Zone
Approximate Latitude30.34
Approximate Longitude-97.37

Elgin Climate

Nearest Weather Stations

Notes:

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

StationELGIN
Distance0.2 miles
Jan Temp40 to 62 F
Apr Temp57 to 80 F
Jul Temp73 to 96 F
Oct Temp59 to 82 F
Annual Precip34.4 inches
StationTAYLOR
Distance15.3 miles
Jan Temp36 to 59 F
Apr Temp54 to 79 F
Jul Temp72 to 95 F
Oct Temp56 to 81 F
Annual Precip35.1 inches
StationAUSTIN-BERGSTROM INTL AP
Distance22 miles
Jan Temp41 to 62 F
Apr Temp58 to 80 F
Jul Temp74 to 95 F
Oct Temp60 to 82 F
Annual Precip34.7 inches

Nearby Cities and Towns

LocationPopulationMedian Family Income
Bastrop7,909$60,966
Hutto21,241$73,961
Manor7,145$71,408
Pflugerville55,712$87,181
Taylor16,492$54,923

Elgin Public Libraries

Elgin Public Library
404 N MAIN ST
Elgin, Texas
(512) 281-5678

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Elgin Public Schools

Bastrop County Juvenile Boot Camp
1002 N Ave C
ZIP: 78621
(512) 581-4087
Other
Total Enrollment 1
Booker T Washington El
510 Mlk
ZIP: 78621
(512) 281-3411
Primary
Total Enrollment 610
Elgin El
1005 W 2nd St
ZIP: 78621
(512) 281-3457
Primary
Total Enrollment 782
Elgin H S
14000 County Line Rd
ZIP: 78621
(512) 281-3438
High
Total Enrollment 1299
Elgin Middle
1351 N Ave C
ZIP: 78621
(512) 281-3382
Middle
Total Enrollment 926
Neidig El
13700 County Line Rd
ZIP: 78621
(512) 281-9702
Primary
Total Enrollment 626
Phoenix H S
902 W 2nd St
ZIP: 78621
(512) 281-9774
High
Total Enrollment 33
Vista Academy Of Elgin
2418 Fm 1704
ZIP: 78621
(972) 316-3663
Primary
Total Enrollment 125
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