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Housing density: 529 houses/condos per square mile
Median price asked for vacant for-sale houses and condos in 2009 in this state: $153,178.
Median contract rent in 2009: $333 (lower quartile is $305, upper quartile is $400)
Median rent asked for vacant for-rent units in 2009: $513
Median gross rent in Elkhart, KS in 2009: $605
Housing units in Elkhart with a mortgage: 261 (13 second mortgage, 17 home equity loan, 0 both second mortgage and home equity loan)
Houses without a mortgage: 228
Median household income for houses/condos with a mortgage: $57,621
Median household income for apartments without a mortgage: $28,750
Median monthly housing costs: $601
Detached houses: $137,960Here:$137,960State:$156,894
Mobile homes: $73,512Here:$73,512State:$34,057
Occupied boats, RVs, vans, etc.: $104,614Here:$104,614State:$58,726
535 spouses, 702 children (631 natural, 17 adopted, 54 stepchildren), 23 grandchildren, 8 brothers or sisters, 8 parents, 18 other relatives, 33 non-relatives
Size of family households: 271 2-persons, 117 3-persons, 139 4-persons, 51 5-persons, 19 6-persons, 7 7-or-more-persons.
Size of nonfamily households: 215 1-person, 17 2-persons.
511 married couples with children.
89 single-parent households (20 men, 69 women).
84.3% of residents of Elkhart speak English at home.
11.3% of residents speak Spanish at home (52% speak English very well, 16% speak English well, 24% speak English not well, 7% don't speak English at all).
2.5% of residents speak other Indo-European language at home (47% speak English very well, 14% speak English well, 27% speak English not well, 12% don't speak English at all).
1.9% of residents speak Asian or Pacific Island language at home (72% speak English very well, 28% speak English well).
Foreign born population: 211 (9.4%)
(29.4% of them are naturalized citizens)
Median 2009 house/condo value by year built
Year house built
Median house/condo value by year householder moved into unit
Year of entry for the foreign-born population
Percentage of workers working in this county: 87.1%
Number of people working at home: 24 (2.3% of all workers)
Most common places of birth for the foreign-born residents (%):
58% of Elkhart residents lived in the same house 5 years ago.
Out of people who lived in different houses, 53% lived in this county.
Out of people who lived in different counties, 33% lived in Kansas.
Educational Attainment for Males (%)
Educational Attainment for Females (%)
Class of Workers
Unemployment rate for White non-Hispanic males: 2.4%
Unemployment rate for White non-Hispanic females: 5.4%
Unemployment rate for other race males: 8.7%
Unemployment rate for other race females: 15.8%
Unemployment rate for Hispanic or Latino males: 8.7%
Unemployment rate for Hispanic or Latino females: 10.4%
Median household income in 2009 for:
Median worth of mobile homes: $51,600
House/condo owner moved in on average 14 years ago
Renter moved in on average 4 years ago
Year Householders Moved Into Residence in Elkhart:
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 (Noninst.)
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