Elwood is a city located in Doniphan County Kansas. With a 2020 population of 1,184, it is the 173rd largest city in Kansas and the 9647th largest city in the United States . Elwood is currently declining at a rate of -0.34% annually and its population has decreased by -3.27% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 1,224 in 2010. Elwood reached it's highest population of 1,231 in 2011. Spanning over 3 miles, Elwood has a population density of 407 people per square mile.
The average household income in Elwood is $40,897 with a poverty rate of 22.09%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $633 per month, and the median house value is $69,000. The median age in Elwood is 46.6 years, 38.9 years for males, and 48.3 years for females.