Elkton, Virginia Population 2020

2,941
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Elkton is a city located in Virginia. With a 2020 population of 2,941, it is the 78th largest city in Virginia and the 6303rd largest city in the United States. Elkton is currently growing at a rate of 1.03% annually and its population has increased by 7.89% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 2,726 in 2010. Spanning over 3 miles, Elkton has a population density of 930 people per square mile.

The average household income in Elkton is $60,849 with a poverty rate of 8.54%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $773 per month, and the median house value is $186,700. The median age in Elkton is 42.1 years, 39.2 years for males, and 46.9 years for females. For every 100 females there are 91.5 males.

Elkton Demographics

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

  • White: 95.25%
  • Black or African American: 2.90%
  • Asian: 1.13%
  • Two or more races: 0.43%
  • Other race: 0.28%
  • Native American: 0.00%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0.00%
The current population of Elkton, Virginia is 2,941, based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates. The US Census estimates the 2018 population at 2,881.The last official US Census in 2010 recorded the population at 2,726.

Elkton, Virginia Population 2020

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White2,68995.25%
Black or African American822.90%
Asian321.13%
Two or More Races120.43%
Some Other Race80.28%
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Elkton Population Pyramid 2020

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Elkton Median Age

42.1


Total

39.2


Male

46.9


Female

Elkton Adults

There are 2,305 adults, (588 of whom are seniors) in Elkton.

Elkton Age Dependency

64.4

Age Dependency Ratio

34.2

Old Age Dependency Ratio

30.2

Child Dependency Ratio

Elkton Sex Ratio

Female

1,474

52.21%

Male

1,349

47.79%

Elkton Households and Families

Elkton Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

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Elkton Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married89.8%10.2%
All66%34%
Non Family52.7%47.3%
Male46.9%53.1%
Female26.9%73.1%

66.0%

Rate of Home Ownership

Type Count Average Size Owned
All1,2872.1966
Married5872.8689.8
Non Family4841.1452.7
Female1672.7226.9
Male492.7846.9

2.72

Average Family Size

2.19

Average Household Size

9.4%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

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Elkton Education

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Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade974.67%
9th to 12th Grade1778.52%
High School Graduate90143.38%
Some College36417.53%
Associates Degree1778.52%
Bachelors Degree24511.80%
Graduate Degree1165.58%
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Elkton Educational Attainment by Race

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Name Total High School Bachelors
White1,9781,708330
Black686413
Asian151515
Multiple Races12123
Hispanic773

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

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among asian people with a rate of 100.00%.

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Name Average Male Female
Overall$34,524$36,250$31,250
Less Than High School$19,342$18,750$30,662
High School Grad$34,881$36,875$22,457
Some College$27,578$27,292$27,829
Bachelors Degree$44,762$75,341$43,512
Graduate Degree$64,474$70,250$62,961

$34,524

Average Earnings

$36,250

Average Male

$31,250

Average Female

Elkton Language

Elkton Language by Age

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Elkton Language

97.70% of Elkton residents speak only English, while 2.30% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Other Indo-European, which is spoken by 1.66% of the population.

Elkton Poverty

Elkton Poverty by Race

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Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White2,6852338.68%
Hispanic15853.33%
Other88100.00%

8.54%

Overall Poverty Rate

8.01%

Male Poverty Rate

9.02%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Elkton

The race most likely to be in poverty in Elkton is Other, with 100.00% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Elkton is White, with 8.68% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 1.33%. Among those working part-time, it was 10.81%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 14.55%.

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Name Poverty
Less Than High School15.69%
High School10.43%
Some College6.84%
Bachelors or Greater3.32%
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Name Poverty
Female Employed3.21%
Male Employed2.25%
Female Unemployed0.00%
Male Unemployed0.00%

Elkton Income

Elkton Income by Household Type

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Name Median Mean
Households$49,271$60,849
Families$57,250$68,375
Married Families$68,068-
Non Families$35,547$45,200
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Elkton Marital Status

Elkton Marital Status

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Marriage Rates

50.6%

Overall Marriage Rate

56.0%

Male Marriage Rate

46.1%

Female Marriage Rate

Elkton Married by Age and Sex

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Elkton 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.

Elkton Marital Status by Race

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Elkton Veterans

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203

Number of Veterans

187

Male Veterans

16

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Vietnam73
First Gulf War37
World War II25
Second Gulf War23
Korea19
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Age Group Veterans
75+67
65 to 7445
35 to 5444
55 to 6437
18 to 3410
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Elkton Veterans by Education

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5.91%

Veteran Poverty Rate

39.90%

Veteran Disability Rate

Elkton Employment Status

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61.2%

Labor Force Participation

59.8%

Employment Rate

1.7%

Unemployment Rate

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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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74.74%

Born in Virginia

98.76%

Native Born

1.24%

Foreign Born

0.53%

Non Citizen

0.71%

Naturalized

Place of Birth

98.76% of Elkton residents were born in the United States, with 74.74% having been born in Virginia. 0.53% 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
20202,941301.03%
20192,911301.04%
20182,881341.19%
20172,847301.06%
20162,817270.97%
20152,790210.76%
20142,769110.40%
20132,75880.29%
20122,75060.22%
20112,744140.51%
20102,7300.00%