elgin Demographics
Educational Attainment
Number No. Area % Area National % National
Less than High School 583 14.9 % 6.6 %
High School Graduate 1,365 34.8 % 32.6 %
Some College 1,286 32.8 % 24.6 %
Bachelor’s Degree 479 12.2 % 22.5 %
Graduate or Professional Degree 209 5.3 % 13.7 %
High School Graduate or Higher 3,047 77.7 % 87.1 %
Bachelor's Degree or Higher 569 14.5 % 14.5 %
Age Statistics
Number No. Area % Area National % National
Total Population 8,249 - -
19 years old and under 2,885 35.0 % 25.6 %
20 to 44 years old 2,720 33.0 % 12.7 %
45 to 64 years old 1,652 20.0 % 12.7 %
65 years old and older 992 12.0 % 1.9 %
Language Spoken at Home
Number No. Area % Area National % National
English Only 4,746 65.0 % 84.6 %
Spanish 2,552 35.0 % 14.3 %
Marital Status
Number No. Area % Area National % National
Never Married 1,023 34.8 % 33.5 %
Married 1,463 49.8 % 50.5 %
Separated 85 2.9 % 2.6 %
Divorced 365 12.4 % 13.5 %
Census Housing Report
Number No. Area % Area National % National
Total Housing Units 2,990 - -
Occupied Housing Units 2,646 88.5 % 87.7 %
Vacant Housing Units 344 11.5 % 12.3 %
1-Unit, Detached 2,223 74.3 % 61.4 %
1-Unit, Attached 202 6.8 % 5.8 %
2-Units 214 7.2 % 3.7 %
3 to 4 Units 221 7.4 % 4.5 %
10 to 19 Units 38 1.3 % 4.6 %
20 or More Units 37 1.2 % 8.8 %
Mobile Homes 55 1.8 % 6.3 %
Built 1990 to 1999 419 14.0 % 14.0 %
Built 1980 to 1989 324 10.8 % 13.6 %
Built 1970 to 1979 573 19.2 % 15.5 %
Built 1960 to 1969 107 3.6 % 10.8 %
Built 1940 to 1959 398 13.3 % 15.6 %
Built 1939 or Earlier 256 8.6 % 13.0 %
Electric 1,368 45.8 % 33.5 %
Natural Gas 1,236 41.3 % 42.3 %
Tank or LP Gas 42 1.4 % 4.1 %
Racial Breakdown
Number No. Area % Area National % National
Caucasian 5,695 70.8 % 75.5 %
African-American 1,318 16.4 % 13.1 %
Native American 4 0.0 % 0.8 %
Some Other Race 1,027 12.8 % 4.9 %
Economic Statistics
Number No. Area % Area National % National
Median Household Income 50,369 55,775
Median Family Income 63,478 68,260
Median Per Capita Income 20,805 29,979
Weather
  • Chance of Sunshine 53.13 %
  • Temperature 74.98 ℉
  • Rainfall 2.68 inches
  • Energy Demand
    [HDD] 5.85
    [CDD] 2.3
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