elgin Demographics
Educational Attainment
Number No. Area % Area National % National
Less than High School 658 16.4 % 6.7 %
High School Graduate 1,443 36.0 % 32.8 %
Some College 1,110 27.7 % 24.8 %
Bachelor’s Degree 602 15.0 % 22.1 %
Graduate or Professional Degree 200 5.0 % 13.5 %
High School Graduate or Higher 3,050 76.0 % 86.9 %
Bachelor's Degree or Higher 658 16.4 % 16.4 %
Age Statistics
Number No. Area % Area National % National
Total Population 8,224 - -
19 years old and under 2,695 32.8 % 25.9 %
20 to 44 years old 2,800 34.0 % 12.8 %
45 to 64 years old 1,672 20.3 % 12.6 %
65 years old and older 1,057 12.9 % 1.9 %
Language Spoken at Home
Number No. Area % Area National % National
English Only 4,961 67.2 % 84.8 %
Spanish 2,425 32.8 % 14.1 %
Marital Status
Number No. Area % Area National % National
Never Married 940 32.5 % 33.2 %
Married 1,498 51.8 % 50.6 %
Separated 88 3.0 % 2.6 %
Divorced 368 12.7 % 13.5 %
Census Housing Report
Number No. Area % Area National % National
Total Housing Units 3,159 - -
Occupied Housing Units 2,804 88.8 % 87.5 %
Vacant Housing Units 355 11.2 % 12.5 %
1-Unit, Detached 2,269 71.8 % 61.5 %
1-Unit, Attached 179 5.7 % 5.8 %
2-Units 223 7.1 % 3.8 %
3 to 4 Units 335 10.6 % 4.5 %
10 to 19 Units 36 1.1 % 4.6 %
20 or More Units 60 1.9 % 8.7 %
Mobile Homes 57 1.8 % 6.3 %
Built 1990 to 1999 323 10.2 % 14.0 %
Built 1980 to 1989 356 11.3 % 13.7 %
Built 1970 to 1979 553 17.5 % 15.7 %
Built 1960 to 1969 63 2.0 % 11.0 %
Built 1940 to 1959 611 19.3 % 15.9 %
Built 1939 or Earlier 242 7.7 % 13.1 %
Electric 1,393 44.1 % 32.8 %
Natural Gas 1,377 43.6 % 42.5 %
Tank or LP Gas 34 1.1 % 4.2 %
Racial Breakdown
Number No. Area % Area National % National
Caucasian 5,519 68.8 % 75.7 %
African-American 1,379 17.2 % 13.1 %
Native American 21 0.3 % 0.8 %
Some Other Race 1,102 13.7 % 4.9 %
Economic Statistics
Number No. Area % Area National % National
Median Household Income 50,867 53,657
Median Family Income 63,148 65,910
Median Per Capita Income 21,772 28,889
Weather
  • Chance of Sunshine 70.97 %
  • Temperature 90.4 ℉
  • Rainfall 2.14 inches
  • Energy Demand
    [HDD] 0.02
    [CDD] 13.9
Earthquakes
Magnitude Probability
5.0 0.01 %
6.0 0.00 %
7.0 0.00 %
8.0 0.00 %
9.0 0.00 %
Very Low Risk Area
Public Information
Unemployment Information
Data sourced by HomeFacts.com