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The City of Elgin had a population of 616 as of July 1, 2020.
The primary coordinate point for Elgin is located at latitude 46.4039 and longitude -101.846 in Grant County. The formal boundaries for the City of Elgin encompass a land area of 1.05 sq. miles and a water area of 0 sq. miles. Grant County is in the Mountain time zone (GMT -7). The elevation is 2,356 feet.
The City of Elgin (GNIS ID: 1036020) has a C5 Census Class Code which indicates an active incorporated place that is independent of any county subdivision and serves as a county subdivision equivalent. It also has a Functional Status Code of "A" which identifies an active government providing primary general-purpose functions.
Alternate Unofficial Names for Elgin: Shanley.
|Total Population||616 (100%)|
|Population in Households||605 (98.2%)|
|Population in Families||461 (74.8%)|
|Population in Group Quarters1||11 ( 1.8%)|
|Median Household Income||$41,612|
|Average Household Income||$71,115|
|% of Income for Mortgage4||8%|
|Per Capita Income||$33,755|
|Total HU (Housing Units)||410 (100%)|
|Owner Occupied HU||265 (64.6%)|
|Renter Occupied HU||61 (14.9%)|
|Vacant Housing Units||83 (20.2%)|
|Median Home Value||$82,792|
|Average Home Value||$140,943|
|Housing Affordability Index3||307|
|Average Household Size||1.85|
|Average Family Size||3|
GROWTH RATE / YEAR
|Median Household Income||1.05%|
|Per Capita Income||1.4%|
|Owner Occupied HU||-0.77%|
The table below compares Elgin to the other 401 incorporated cities, towns and CDPs in North Dakota by rank and percentile using July 1, 2020 data. The location Ranked # 1 has the highest value. A location that ranks higher than 75% of its peers would be in the 75th percentile of the peer group.
|Total Population||# 89||78th|
|Population Density||# 133||67th|
|Median Household Income||# 388||3rd|
|Housing Affordability Index||# 316||79th|
|Per Capita Income||# 256||36th|
|Diversity Index||# 253||38th|
Additional comparisons and rankings can be made with a VERY EASY TO USE North Dakota Census Data Comparison Tool.