Elkhorn City, Kentucky Population 2022

1,045
map placeholder

Elkhorn City is a city located in Pike County Kentucky. With a 2020 population of 1,045, it is the 224th largest city in Kentucky and the 14642nd largest city in the United States. Elkhorn City is currently growing at a rate of 0.48% annually but its population has decreased by -3.69% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 1,085 in 2020. Spanning over 8 miles, Elkhorn City has a population density of 135 people per square mile.

The average household income in Elkhorn City is $40,044 with a poverty rate of 45.38%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $653 per month, and the median house value is $69,300. The median age in Elkhorn City is 38.3 years, 36.3 years for males, and 45.8 years for females.

Elkhorn City Demographics

According to the most recent ACS, the racial composition of Elkhorn Citywas:

  • White: 92.17%
  • Black or African American: 7.47%
  • Two or more races: 0.37%
  • Native American: 0.00%
  • Asian: 0.00%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0.00%
  • Other race: 0.00%
The current population of Elkhorn City, Kentucky is 1,045 based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates.The last official US Census in 2020 recorded the population at 1,085.

Elkhorn City, Kentucky Population 2022

Population by Race

Loading...

Elkhorn City Population by Race

Elkhorn City Population Pyramid 2022

Loading...

Elkhorn City Median Age

35.4


Total

35.3


Male

35.5


Female

Elkhorn City Adults

There are 836 adults, (282 of whom are seniors) in Elkhorn City.

Elkhorn City Age Dependency

Age Dependency Ratio

50.9

Old Age Dependency Ratio

44.9

Child Dependency Ratio

Elkhorn City Sex Ratio

Female

604

55.67%

Male

481

44.33%

Elkhorn City Population by Age

Elkhorn City Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

map placeholder

Elkhorn City Household Types

59.4%

Rate of Home Ownership

Elkhorn City Households and Families

2.89

Average Family Size

2.53

Average Household Size

Loading...

Elkhorn City Households by Type

Loading...
Loading...

Elkhorn City Educational Attainment by Sex (over 25)

Elkhorn City Educational Attainment by Race

Loading...

The highest rate of high school graduation is among 2+ races people with a rate of 100.00%.

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among white people with a rate of 14.95%.

Elkhorn City Educational Attainment by Race

Loading...

$28,359

Average Earnings

$31,354

Average Male

$

Average Female

Elkhorn City Earnings by Educational Attainment

Elkhorn City Language by Age

Loading...

Elkhorn City Language

100.00% of Elkhorn City residents speak only English, while 0.00% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 0.00% of the population.

Elkhorn City Language

Elkhorn City Poverty by Race

Loading...

45.38%

Overall Poverty Rate

45.49%

Male Poverty Rate

45.28%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Elkhorn City

The race most likely to be in poverty in Elkhorn City is Black, with 100.00% below the poverty level.

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

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 0.00%. Among those working part-time, it was 67.65%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 44.39%.

Elkhorn City Poverty

Loading...

Elkhorn City Poverty Rate by Education

Loading...

Elkhorn City Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Elkhorn City Income by Household Type

Loading...
Loading...

Income by Household Type

Elkhorn City Marital Status

map placeholder

Marriage Rates

51.1%

Overall Marriage Rate

59.2%

Male Marriage Rate

44.3%

Female Marriage Rate

Elkhorn City Married by Age and Sex

Loading...

Elkhorn City 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 35-44.

Elkhorn City Marital Status by Race

map placeholder

Elkhorn City Marital Status

Loading...

56

Number of Veterans

Male Veterans

Female Veterans

Elkhorn City Veterans by War

Loading...

Elkhorn City Veterans by Age

Loading...

Elkhorn City Veterans by Race

Elkhorn City Veterans by Education

Loading...

11.36%

Veteran Poverty Rate

59.09%

Veteran Disability Rate

Elkhorn City Veterans by Education

Loading...

38%

Labor Force Participation

35.2%

Employment Rate

7.5%

Unemployment Rate

Elkhorn City Employment by Age

Loading...

Elkhorn City Employment by Race

Loading...

Elkhorn City Employment by Education

Origin of Non-Citizens

Loading...

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

Origin of Naturalized Citizens

Loading...

91.34%

Born in Elkhorn City

100.00%

Native Born

0.00%

Foreign Born

0.00%

Non Citizen

0.00%

Naturalized

Place of Birth

100.00% of Elkhorn City residents were born in the United States, with 91.34% having been born in Kentucky. 0.00% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Europe.

Elkhorn City Place of Birth

Note: 2021 and 2022 data is projected

Elkhorn City Population by Year