Elton is a city located in Jefferson Davis Parish Louisiana. Elton has a 2020 population of 1,129. Elton is currently declining at a rate of -0.35% annually and its population has decreased by -0.09% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 1,130 in 2010.
The average household income in Elton is $47,263 with a poverty rate of 11.78%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $545 per month, and the median house value is $66,900. The median age in Elton is 33.2 years, 32.8 years for males, and 33.5 years for females.
According to the most recent ACS, the racial composition of Eltonwas:
The highest rate of high school graduation is among white people with a rate of 73.88%.
The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among asian people with a rate of 38.10%.
76.32% of Elton residents speak only English, while 23.68% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Other Indo-European, which is spoken by 11.72% of the population.
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The race most likely to be in poverty in Elton is Black, with 13.79% below the poverty level.
The race least likely to be in poverty in Elton 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 25.58%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 19.96%.
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Non citizens include legal permanent residents (green card holders), international students, temporary workers, humanitarian migrants, and illegal immigrants.
Born in Elton
96.79% of Elton residents were born in the United States, with 86.48% having been born in Louisiana. 2.22% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Asia.