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Total population: 2,113 (Urban population: 0, Rural population: 2,235 (all nonfarm))

Houses: 952 (762 occupied: 514 owner occupied, 247 renter occupied)

% of renters here:

32%
State:

34%

Housing density: 514 houses/condos per square mile

Median price asked for vacant for-sale houses and condos in 2016 in this county: $133,053.

Median contract rent in 2016: $324 (lower quartile is $283, upper quartile is $367)


Median rent asked for vacant for-rent units in 2016: $486


Median gross rent in Elkhart, KS in 2016: $429

Housing units in Elkhart with a mortgage: 205 (6 second mortgage, 0 home equity loan, 6 both second mortgage and home equity loan)
Houses without a mortgage: 312

Median household income for houses/condos with a mortgage: $64,248

Median household income for apartments without a mortgage: $49,270

Median monthly housing costs: $646


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Elkhart, Kansas Age and Sex of Residents
Estimated median house or condo value in 2016: $113,842 (it was $63,600 in 2000)
Elkhart:

$113,842
Kansas:

$144,900
Lower value quartile - upper value quartile: $75,214 - $168,952
Median year house/condo built: 1971

Median year apartment built: 1969

Household type by relationship:

Households: 2,049
  • In family households: 1,672 (203 male householders, 298 female householders)
    355 spouses, 581 children (571 natural, 0 adopted, 11 stepchildren), 132 grandchildren, 16 brothers or sisters, 29 parents, 27 other relatives, 20 non-relatives
  • In nonfamily households: 285 (76 male householders (65 living alone)), 189 female householders (175 living alone)), 19 nonrelatives
  • In group quarters: 88

Size of family households: 257 2-persons, 87 3-persons, 143 4-persons, 8 7-or-more-persons.

Size of nonfamily households: 239 1-person, 25 2-persons.

200 married couples with children.
132 single-parent households (56 men, 76 women).

80.4% of residents of Elkhart speak English at home.
19.8% of residents speak Spanish at home (44% speak English very well, 8% speak English well, 35% speak English not well, 13% don't speak English at all).
1.1% of residents speak other Indo-European language at home (20% speak English very well, 80% speak English well).

Foreign born population: 292 (14.3%)
(15.1% of them are naturalized citizens)

Median number of rooms in houses and condos:

Here:

6.6
State:

6.8

Median number of rooms in apartments:

Here:

4.1
State:

4.5

Owner-occupied Renter-occupied

Bedrooms in owner-occupied houses and condos in Elkhart, Kansas:

  • 0no bedroom
  • 01 bedroom
  • 672 bedrooms
  • 2903 bedrooms
  • 864 bedrooms
  • 695+ bedrooms
Note: State values scaled to Elkhart population

Bedrooms in renter-occupied apartments in Elkhart, Kansas:

  • 0no bedroom
  • 1061 bedroom
  • 762 bedrooms
  • 523 bedrooms
  • 114 bedrooms
  • 05+ bedrooms
Note: State values scaled to Elkhart population
Owner-occupied Renter-occupied

Cars and other vehicles available in Elkhart in owner-occupied houses/condos:

  • 14no vehicle
  • 1651 vehicle
  • 2162 vehicles
  • 963 vehicles
  • 144 vehicles
  • 95+ vehicles
Note: State values scaled to Elkhart population

Cars and other vehicles available in Elkhart in renter-occupied apartments

  • 25no vehicle
  • 1551 vehicle
  • 412 vehicles
  • 133 vehicles
  • 124 vehicles
  • 05+ vehicles
Note: State values scaled to Elkhart population
Owner-occupied Renter-occupied

Rooms in owner-occupied houses in Elkhart, Kansas:

  • 01 room
  • 02 rooms
  • 03 rooms
  • 724 rooms
  • 945 rooms
  • 776 rooms
  • 1017 rooms
  • 598 rooms
  • 1139+ rooms
Note: State values scaled to Elkhart population

Rooms in renter-occupied apartments in Elkhart, Kansas:

  • 01 room
  • 122 rooms
  • 683 rooms
  • 674 rooms
  • 575 rooms
  • 206 rooms
  • 117 rooms
  • 118 rooms
  • 09+ rooms
Note: State values scaled to Elkhart population

Year house built

Median 2016 house/condo value by year built ($)

Median house/condo value by year householder moved into unit ($)

Breakdown of mean house values by ages of householders ($)

Owners and renters by unit type in %

  • Elkhart, KS household income distribution

  • Elkhart, KS household income distribution
  • 54Less than $10,000
  • 19$10,000 to $14,999
  • 45$15,000 to $19,999
  • 84$20,000 to $24,999
  • 71$25,000 to $29,999
  • 21$30,000 to $34,999
  • 16$35,000 to $39,999
  • 70$40,000 to $44,999
  • 40$45,000 to $49,999
  • 98$50,000 to $59,999
  • 58$60,000 to $74,999
  • 89$75,000 to $99,999
  • 36$100,000 to $124,999
  • 15$125,000 to $149,999
  • 7$150,000 to $199,999
  • 27$200,000 or more
  • Home value of owner-occupied houses in 2016 in Elkhart, KS

  • Home value of owner-occupied houses in 2016 in Elkhart, KS
  • 17Less than $10,000
  • 26$10,000 to $14,999
  • 7$25,000 to $29,999
  • 4$30,000 to $34,999
  • 4$35,000 to $39,999
  • 12$40,000 to $49,999
  • 22$50,000 to $59,999
  • 14$60,000 to $69,999
  • 64$70,000 to $79,999
  • 18$80,000 to $89,999
  • 22$90,000 to $99,999
  • 80$100,000 to $124,999
  • 56$125,000 to $149,999
  • 27$150,000 to $174,999
  • 9$175,000 to $199,999
  • 54$200,000 to $249,999
  • 17$250,000 to $299,999
  • 36$300,000 to $399,999
  • Rent paid by renters in 2016 in Elkhart, KS

  • Rent paid by renters in 2016 in Elkhart, KS
  • 25$200 to $249
  • 84$300 to $349
  • 38$350 to $399
  • 16$400 to $449
  • 11$450 to $499
  • 3$500 to $549
  • 29No cash rent

Year of entry for the foreign-born population

  • 02010 or later
  • 1492000 to 2009
  • 861990 to 1999
  • 441980 to 1989
  • 271970 to 1979
  • 8Before 1970
Note: State values scaled to Elkhart population
Elkhart commuting: travel time to work

Travel time to work (commute)

  • Less than 5 minutes: 241
  • 5 to 9 minutes: 201
  • 10 to 14 minutes: 58
  • 15 to 19 minutes: 34
  • 20 to 24 minutes: 81
  • 25 to 29 minutes: 13
  • 30 to 34 minutes: 6
  • 35 to 39 minutes: 3
  • 40 to 44 minutes: 82
  • 45 to 59 minutes: 4
  • 60 to 89 minutes: 4
  • 90 or more minutes: 44
Elkhart, KS Time Leaving Home for Work

Percentage of workers working in this county: 74.0%
Number of people working at home: 61 (7.2% of all workers)

Elkhart mode of transportation to work chart

Means of transportation to work

  • Drove a car alone: 657 (78%)
  • Carpooled: 94 (11%)
  • Taxi: 5 (1%)
  • Walked: 27 (3%)
  • Worked at home: 61 (7%)

First ancestries reported:

 German: 194
 Irish: 70
 English: 35
 Dutch: 35
 American: 30
 Welsh: 30
 Danish: 18
 Scotch-Irish: 17
 Austrian: 12
 Hungarian: 11
 German Russian: 7
 Czech: 7
 French (except Basque): 4
 Polish: 3

Most common places of birth for the foreign-born residents (%):

  • 91%Mexico
  • 1%France
  • 0%England
  • 0%Scotland
  • 0%Ireland
  • 0%Denmark
  • 0%Norway

Place of birth for U.S.-born residents:

  • This state: 1,133
  • Other state: 624
  • Northeast: 7
  • Midwest: 77
  • South: 345
  • West: 197

94% of Elkhart residents lived in the same house 1 years ago.
   Out of people who lived in different houses, 16% lived in this county.
   Out of people who lived in different counties, 94% lived in Kansas.

Elkhart:

93.8%
State average:

83.4%

Education attainment for males 25 years and older:

  • No schooling: 0
  • Nursery to 4th grade: 9
  • 5th and 6th grade: 46
  • 7th and 8th grade: 15
  • 9th grade: 0
  • 10th grade: 1
  • 11th grade: 11
  • 12th grade, no diploma: 2
  • High school graduate (or equivalency): 250
  • Less than 1 year of college: 36
  • Some college more than 1 year, no degree: 97
  • Associate degree: 28
  • Bachelor's degree: 68
  • Master's degree: 5
  • Professional school degree: 4
  • Doctorate degree: 0

Educational Attainment for Males (%)

Education attainment for females 25 years and older:

  • No schooling: 0
  • Nursery to 4th grade: 9
  • 5th and 6th grade: 0
  • 7th and 8th grade: 14
  • 9th grade: 21
  • 10th grade: 25
  • 11th grade: 0
  • 12th grade, no diploma: 2
  • High school graduate (or equivalency): 266
  • Less than 1 year of college: 89
  • Some college more than 1 year, no degree: 112
  • Associate degree: 56
  • Bachelor's degree: 71
  • Master's degree: 27
  • Professional school degree: 0
  • Doctorate degree: 0

Educational Attainment for Females (%)

Class of Workers in 2016 (%)

  • Unemployment by race in 2016
  • Unemployment rate for White non-Hispanic residents
  • 5.3%Males
  • 4.4%Females
  • Unemployment rate for two or more race residents
  • 100.0%Males
Elkhart marital status for males
Elkhart marital status for females

Housing units in structures:

  • One, detached: 762
  • One, attached: 4
  • Two: 13
  • 3 or 4: 51
  • Mobile homes: 113

Median worth of mobile homes: $16,019

Housing units lacking complete plumbing facilities in 2016: 8.9%

Housing units lacking complete kitchen facilities in 2016: 8.3%

House/condo owner moved in on average 12 years ago

Renter moved in on average 6 years ago

Year Householders Moved Into Residence in Elkhart:

Most commonly used house heating fuel in Elkhart
Houses and condos Apartments
  • Utility gas (77.2%)
  • Electricity (21.0%)
  • Wood (1.9%)
  • Utility gas (78.5%)
  • Electricity (16.6%)
  • Bottled, tank, or LP gas (2.4%)

Private vs. public school enrollment:


Students in private schools in grades 1 to 8 (elementary and middle school): 31
Here:

23.1%
Kansas:

10.7%

Students in private schools in grades 9 to 12 (high school): 0
Here:

0.0%
Kansas:

9.5%

Students in private undergraduate colleges: 0
Here:

0.0%
Kansas:

15.0%

School Enrollment by Level of School for Male Students (%)

School Enrollment by Level of School for Female Students (%)

Age and Sex of Sensory-Disabled Residents (Noninstitutionalized)

Age and Sex of Physically-Disabled Residents (Noninstitutionalized)

Age and Sex of Mentally-Disabled Residents (Noninstitutionalized)

Age and Sex of Self-Care Disabled Residents (Noninstitutionalized)

Age and Sex of Go-Outside-Home Disabled Residents (Noninstitutionalized)

Age and Sex of Residents with Employment Disability (Noninstitutionalized)