Elk Horn demographics profile

StatisticElk HornIowaNational
Population density (sq mi)6915591
Median age57.238.037.7
Male/Female ratio0.9:11.0:11.0:1
Married (15yrs & older)65%60%55%
Families w/ Kids under 1833%44%43%
Speak English98%92%79%
Speak Spanish1%4%13%
Elk Horn, IA has a population of 532 and is the 19,170th largest city in the United States. The population density is 691 per sq mi which is 1165% higher than the Iowa average and 663% higher than the national average. The median age in Elk Horn is 57 which is approximately 51% higher than the Iowa average of 38. In Elk Horn, 65% of the population over 15 years of age are married, 98% speak English and 1% speak Spanish. 73% of Elk Horn residents were born in Iowa, 27% were born out of state, 0% were born outside of the United States and 0% were foreign born.
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  • The population density in Elk Horn is 1165% higher than Iowa.
  • The median age in Elk Horn is 51% higher than Iowa.
  • In Elk Horn 100.00% of the population is White.
  • In Elk Horn 0.00% of the population is Black or African American.
  • In Elk Horn 0.00% of the population is Asian.

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Elk Horn population breakdown by race

RaceElk HornIowaNational
Black or African American0.00%3.32%12.63%
American Indian0.00%0.32%0.82%
Native Hawaiian0.00%0.08%0.18%
Mixed race0.00%1.97%3.06%
Other race0.00%1.27%4.75%
In Elk Horn, 0.4% of people are of Hispanic or Latino origin.
Please note: Hispanics may be of any race, so also are included in any/all of the applicable race categories above.

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Source: The Elk Horn, IA demographics data displayed above is derived from the 2016 United States Census Bureau American Community Survey (ACS).
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