Elkader demographics profile

StatisticElkaderIowaNational
Population1,3253,106,589318,558,162
Population density (sq mi)9625591
Median age48.838.037.7
Male/Female ratio1.0:11.0:11.0:1
Married (15yrs & older)62%60%55%
Families w/ Kids under 1835%44%43%
Speak English99%92%79%
Speak Spanish0%4%13%
Elkader, IA has a population of 1,325 and is the 13,446th largest city in the United States. The population density is 962 per sq mi which is 1662% higher than the Iowa average and 962% higher than the national average. The median age in Elkader is 49 which is approximately 28% higher than the Iowa average of 38. In Elkader, 62% of the population over 15 years of age are married, 99% speak English and 0% speak Spanish. 74% of Elkader residents were born in Iowa, 25% were born out of state, 0% were born outside of the United States and 1% were foreign born.
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  • The population density in Elkader is 1662% higher than Iowa.
  • The median age in Elkader is 28% higher than Iowa.
  • In Elkader 98.79% of the population is White.
  • In Elkader 0.45% of the population is Black or African American.
  • In Elkader 0.30% of the population is Asian.

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Elkader population breakdown by race

RaceElkaderIowaNational
White98.79%90.90%73.35%
Black or African American0.45%3.32%12.63%
Asian0.30%2.14%5.22%
American Indian0.00%0.32%0.82%
Native Hawaiian0.00%0.08%0.18%
Mixed race0.45%1.97%3.06%
Other race0.00%1.27%4.75%
In Elkader, 0.0% 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 Elkader, IA demographics data displayed above is derived from the 2016 United States Census Bureau American Community Survey (ACS).
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