Elkhorn City is a city located in Kentucky. With a 2020 population of 859, it is the 230th largest city in Kentucky and the 10959th largest city in the United States. Elkhorn City is currently declining at a rate of -2.39% annually and its population has decreased by -12.53% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 982 in 2010. Elkhorn City reached it's highest population of 1,005 in 2010. Spanning over 8 miles, Elkhorn City has a population density of 111 people per square mile.
The average household income in Elkhorn City is $32,741 with a poverty rate of 48.44%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $558 per month, and the median house value is $70,400. The median age in Elkhorn City is 43.9 years, 36.8 years for males, and 50.2 years for females. For every 100 females there are 70.8 males.