Elgin, Oklahoma Population 2020

3,359

Elgin is a city located in Oklahoma. With a 2020 population of 3,359, it is the 97th largest city in Oklahoma and the 5889th largest city in the United States. Elgin is currently growing at a rate of 3.16% annually and its population has increased by 55.80% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 2,156 in 2010. Spanning over 4 miles, Elgin has a population density of 875 people per square mile.

The average household income in Elgin is $74,136 with a poverty rate of 8.47%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $1,371 per month, and the median house value is $169,200. The median age in Elgin is 30.5 years, 30 years for males, and 32.2 years for females. For every 100 females there are 115.2 males.

Elgin Demographics

According to the most recent ACS, the racial composition of Elgin was:

  • White: 81.10%
  • Two or more races: 6.29%
  • Black or African American: 6.12%
  • Asian: 3.49%
  • Native American: 2.17%
  • Other race: 0.82%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0.00%
The current population of Elgin, Oklahoma is 3,359, based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates. The US Census estimates the 2018 population at 3,153.The last official US Census in 2010 recorded the population at 2,156.

Elgin, Oklahoma Population 2020

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White2,46381.10%
Two or More Races1916.29%
Black or African American1866.12%
Asian1063.49%
American Indian and Alaska Native662.17%
Some Other Race250.82%

Elgin Population Pyramid 2020

Elgin Median Age

30.5


Total

30


Male

32.2


Female

Elgin Adults

There are 2,073 adults, (309 of whom are seniors) in Elgin.

Elgin Age Dependency

72.2

Age Dependency Ratio

17.5

Old Age Dependency Ratio

54.6

Child Dependency Ratio

Elgin Sex Ratio

Female

1,411

46.46%

Male

1,626

53.54%

Elgin Households and Families

Elgin Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

Elgin Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Male100%0%
Non Family66.9%33.1%
All62.3%37.7%
Married59.1%40.9%
Female57.8%42.2%

62.3%

Rate of Home Ownership

Type Count Average Size Owned
All9623.1662.3
Married6773.5559.1
Non Family1541.2966.9
Female833.5457.8
Male482.98100

3.43

Average Family Size

3.16

Average Household Size

2.2%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

Elgin Education

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade140.79%
9th to 12th Grade1397.80%
High School Graduate46926.33%
Some College48827.40%
Associates Degree27615.50%
Bachelors Degree29116.34%
Graduate Degree1045.84%

Elgin Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
White1,3271,226328
Hispanic1801287
Black11011021
Asian979718
Native American535314
Multiple Races27277
Other Race18136

The highest rate of high school graduation is among black people with a rate of 100.00%.

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among other race people with a rate of 33.33%.

Name Average Male Female
Overall$43,190$57,446$22,250
Less Than High School$$41,964$
High School Grad$32,163$55,435$26,167
Some College$48,591$60,385$25,625
Bachelors Degree$54,432$70,781$
Graduate Degree$45,208$41,136$67,708

$43,190

Average Earnings

$57,446

Average Male

$22,250

Average Female

Elgin Language

Elgin Language by Age

Elgin Language

97.14% of Elgin residents speak only English, while 2.86% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Asian and Pacific Island languages, which is spoken by 2.00% of the population.

Elgin Poverty

Elgin Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White2,14022010.28%
Multiple1912211.52%
Native661421.21%

8.47%

Overall Poverty Rate

6.88%

Male Poverty Rate

10.28%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Elgin

The race most likely to be in poverty in Elgin is Native, with 21.21% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Elgin is White, with 10.28% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 2.62%. Among those working part-time, it was 4.48%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 18.91%.

Name Poverty
Less Than High School18.30%
High School11.51%
Some College4.97%
Bachelors or Greater1.77%
Name Poverty
Male Unemployed30.30%
Female Employed4.12%
Male Employed1.19%
Female Unemployed0.00%

Elgin Income

Elgin Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$70,671$74,136
Families$71,981$79,801
Married Families$77,986-
Non Families$27,600$37,297

Elgin Marital Status

Elgin Marital Status

Marriage Rates

62.6%

Overall Marriage Rate

62.1%

Male Marriage Rate

63.1%

Female Marriage Rate

Elgin Married by Age and Sex

Elgin Marriage

The age group where males are most likely to be married is 35-44, while the female age group most likely to be married is 45-54.

Elgin Marital Status by Race

Elgin Veterans

419

Number of Veterans

380

Male Veterans

39

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Second Gulf War242
First Gulf War209
Vietnam115
World War II5
Korea5
Age Group Veterans
35 to 54191
18 to 3489
65 to 7488
55 to 6436
75+15
Name Veterans % of Total
White34121.05%
Black4440.00%
2 or More1734.00%
Indian1017.54%
Hispanic84.21%
Other738.89%

$Elgin Veterans by Education

0.00%

Veteran Poverty Rate

26.73%

Veteran Disability Rate

Elgin Employment Status

64%

Labor Force Participation

54.9%

Employment Rate

5%

Unemployment Rate

Elgin Place of Birth

Origin of Non-Citizens

Non citizens include legal permanent residents (green card holders), international students, temporary workers, humanitarian migrants, and illegal immigrants.

Origin of Naturalized Citizens

44.52%

Born in Oklahoma

95.46%

Native Born

4.54%

Foreign Born

2.96%

Non Citizen

Place of Birth

95.46% of Elgin residents were born in the United States, with 44.52% having been born in Oklahoma. 2.96% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Asia.

Year Population Growth Annual Growth Rate
20203,3591033.16%
20193,2561033.27%
20183,153321.03%
20173,1211033.41%
20163,018491.65%
20152,969612.10%
20142,9081415.10%
20132,7672409.50%
20122,5271476.18%
20112,3801516.77%
20102,2290.00%