Elkhart, Illinois Population 2022

458
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Elkhart is a city located in Logan County Illinois. With a 2020 population of 458, it is the 931st largest city in Illinois and the 19672nd largest city in the United States. Elkhart is currently growing at a rate of 0.88% annually and its population has increased by 1.78% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 450 in 2020. Spanning over 2 miles, Elkhart has a population density of 236 people per square mile.

The average household income in Elkhart is $74,869 with a poverty rate of 2.40%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $672 per month, and the median house value is $107,700. The median age in Elkhart is 36.8 years, 35.4 years for males, and 41.3 years for females.

Elkhart Demographics

According to the most recent ACS, the racial composition of Elkhartwas:

  • White: 93.90%
  • Two or more races: 5.66%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0.44%
  • Black or African American: 0.00%
  • Native American: 0.00%
  • Asian: 0.00%
  • Other race: 0.00%
The current population of Elkhart, Illinois is 458 based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates.The last official US Census in 2020 recorded the population at 450.

Elkhart, Illinois Population 2022

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White43193.90%
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander20.44%
Two or More Races265.66%
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Elkhart Population by Race

Elkhart Population Pyramid 2022

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Elkhart Median Age

42.9


Total

38


Male

48.6


Female

Elkhart Adults

There are 335 adults, (92 of whom are seniors) in Elkhart.

Elkhart Age Dependency

Age Dependency Ratio

37.9

Old Age Dependency Ratio

51

Child Dependency Ratio

Elkhart Sex Ratio

Female

249

54.25%

Male

210

45.75%

Elkhart Population by Age

Elkhart Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

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Elkhart Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Male100%0%
Female100%0%
Non Family86.3%13.7%
All86.2%13.8%
Married84.3%15.7%

86.2%

Rate of Home Ownership

Elkhart Households and Families

Type Count Average Size Owned
All1952.3586.2
Married1083.1784.3
Male42100
Female102.4100
Non Family731.1686.3

3.05

Average Family Size

2.35

Average Household Size

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Elkhart Households by Type

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Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade10.32%
9th to 12th Grade103.18%
High School Graduate7724.52%
Some College6420.38%
Associates Degree5417.20%
Bachelors Degree5316.88%
Graduate Degree5517.52%
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Elkhart Educational Attainment by Sex (over 25)

Elkhart Educational Attainment by Race

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Race Total High School Bachelors
White294283108
Islander11
2+ Races1313
Hispanic1515

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

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among white people with a rate of 36.73%.

Elkhart Educational Attainment by Race

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Name Average Male Female
Overall$48,073$52,813$40,625
Less Than 9th Grade$$$
High School Graduate$48,333$51,750$31,250
Some College$47,619$47,125$47,847
Bachelors Degree$60,833$66,875$42,000
Graduate Degree$57,000$96,000$30,833

$48,073

Average Earnings

$52,813

Average Male

$40,625

Average Female

Elkhart Earnings by Educational Attainment

Elkhart Language by Age

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Elkhart Language

99.76% of Elkhart residents speak only English, while 0.24% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Other Indo-European, which is spoken by 0.24% of the population.

Elkhart Language

Elkhart Poverty by Race

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2.40%

Overall Poverty Rate

2.38%

Male Poverty Rate

2.42%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Elkhart

The race most likely to be in poverty in Elkhart is White, with 2.59% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Elkhart is Other, with NaN% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 2.19%. Among those working part-time, it was 6.82%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 3.57%.

Elkhart Poverty

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Name Poverty
Less Than 9th Grade0.00%
High School3.90%
Some College4.24%
Bachelors or Greater2.78%

Elkhart Poverty Rate by Education

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Rate Poverty
Male Employed2.65%
Male Unemployed0.00%
Female Employed2.78%
Female Unemployed0.00%

Elkhart Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Elkhart Income by Household Type

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Name Median Mean
Households$69,219$75,782
Families$84,375$91,352
Married Families$89,000-
Non Families$41,750$48,836
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Income by Household Type

Elkhart Marital Status

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Marriage Rates

62.0%

Overall Marriage Rate

68.0%

Male Marriage Rate

57.5%

Female Marriage Rate

Elkhart Married by Age and Sex

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Elkhart Marriage

The age group where males are most likely to be married is Over 65, while the female age group most likely to be married is 35-44.

Elkhart Marital Status by Race

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Elkhart Marital Status

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29

Number of Veterans

Male Veterans

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Second Gulf War7
First Gulf War4
Vietnam16
Korea3
World War II

Elkhart Veterans by War

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Age Group Veterans
18 to 341
35 to 548
55 to 645
65 to 7412
75+3

Elkhart Veterans by Age

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Name Veterans % of Total
White288.89%
Islander1100.00%

Elkhart Veterans by Race

Elkhart Veterans by Education

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3.45%

Veteran Poverty Rate

44.83%

Veteran Disability Rate

Elkhart Veterans by Education

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65.5%

Labor Force Participation

65.2%

Employment Rate

0.5%

Unemployment Rate

Elkhart Employment by Age

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Elkhart Employment by Race

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Elkhart Employment by Education

Origin of Non-Citizens

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

Origin of Naturalized Citizens

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91.07%

Born in Elkhart

100.00%

Native Born

0.00%

Foreign Born

0.00%

Non Citizen

0.00%

Naturalized

Place of Birth

100.00% of Elkhart residents were born in the United States, with 91.07% having been born in Illinois. 0.00% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Europe.

Elkhart Place of Birth

Note: 2021 and 2022 data is projected
Year Population Growth Annual Growth Rate
20104050.00%
201140940.99%
201241340.98%
201341740.97%
201442140.96%
201542540.95%
201642940.94%
201743340.93%
201843740.92%
201944140.92%
202045092.04%
202145440.89%
202245840.88%

Elkhart Population by Year