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Demographics

People

Total Population1,271
Male Share of the Population45.6%
Female Share of the Population54.4%
Senior Citizens20.7%
Employed Population 16+500
Age of the Population40

Families

% of people married40.2%
Average household size3

Education and Earnings

Population % with Bachelor Degree or Higher7.5%
Median Earnings25+$24,853
Median Earnings Without High School Qualification$0
Median Earnings With High School Degree$30,417

Wealth

Median Family Income$41,215
% Above Poverty Level78.9%
% Below Poverty Level21.1%

Commute & Sprawl

Average Commute Time22 minutes
% Working from Home5%
% Walking and Biking to Work4.8%
% Using Public Transportation%

Housing

People Living Alone33.2%
Median Gross Rent$725
Median House Value$67,800

Ancestry

Other(often includes Hispanic and African American)48.5%
Irish20.3%
English15.7%
German15.4%
French Except Basque4.2%
Italian3.9%
Scottish2.8%
Dutch2.2%
Czech1.2%
Norwegian0.6%
Polish0.6%
Swedish0.2%
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Elkhart Almanac

CategoryValue
County Anderson County
Standard Zip Codes75839
Phone Area Codes903
Time ZoneAmerica/Chicago
Approximate Latitude31.62
Approximate Longitude-95.57

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)

StationPALESTINE 2 NE
Distance11 miles
Jan Temp37 to 58 F
Apr Temp55 to 78 F
Jul Temp72 to 94 F
Oct Temp56 to 80 F
Annual Precip46.3 inches
StationJACKSONVILLE
Distance29.9 miles
Jan Temp35 to 58 F
Apr Temp53 to 77 F
Jul Temp72 to 94 F
Oct Temp55 to 79 F
Annual Precip46 inches
StationCENTERVILLE
Distance34.6 miles
Jan Temp34 to 58 F
Apr Temp52 to 78 F
Jul Temp71 to 95 F
Oct Temp54 to 80 F
Annual Precip43 inches

Nearby Cities and Towns

LocationPopulationMedian Family Income
Crockett6,561$29,710
Grapeland1,836$43,750
Latexo317$42,500
Oakwood573$42,143
Palestine18,456$49,423

Elkhart Public Schools

Elkhart El
301 E Parker St
ZIP: 75839
(903) 764-2979
Primary
Total Enrollment 301
Elkhart H S
9002 S State Hwy 19
ZIP: 75839
(903) 764-5161
High
Total Enrollment 355
Elkhart Int
301 E Parker St
ZIP: 75839
(903) 764-8535
Primary
Total Enrollment 256
Elkhart Middle
301 E Parker St
ZIP: 75839
(903) 764-2459
Middle
Total Enrollment 304
Slocum Daep Instructional
5765 E State Hwy 294
ZIP: 75839
(903) 478-3624
Slocum El
5765 E State Hwy 294
ZIP: 75839
(903) 478-3624
Primary
Total Enrollment 190
Slocum H S
5765 E State Hwy 294
ZIP: 75839
(903) 478-3624
Other
Total Enrollment 199
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