Elkton is a city located in Brookings County South Dakota. Elkton has a 2020 population of 723. Elkton is currently declining at a rate of -0.14% annually and its population has decreased by -1.23% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 732 in 2010.
The average household income in Elkton is $62,407 with a poverty rate of 12.78%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $675 per month, and the median house value is $127,200. The median age in Elkton is 33.6 years, 34.6 years for males, and 31.5 years for females.
According to the most recent ACS, the racial composition of Elktonwas:
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 white people with a rate of 25.75%.
85.98% of Elkton residents speak only English, while 14.02% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 14.02% of the population.
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The race most likely to be in poverty in Elkton is White, with 3.19% below the poverty level.
The race least likely to be in poverty in Elkton is Hispanic, with 42.86% 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 16.25%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 15.70%.
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Non citizens include legal permanent residents (green card holders), international students, temporary workers, humanitarian migrants, and illegal immigrants.
Born in Elkton
83.27% of Elkton residents were born in the United States, with 51.54% having been born in South Dakota. 16.73% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Latin America.