Elgin, Bastrop County, Texas

Elgin: City in Bastrop and Travis Counties in the U.S. state of Texas


Elgin is a city located in the county of Bastrop in the U.S. state of Texas. Its population at the 2010 census was 8,135 and a population density of 542 people per km². After 10 years in 2020 city had an estimated population of 10,756 inhabitants.

Quick Facts about Elgin

Population : 10,756 (2020)
Country : United States of America
State : Texas (United States)
County : Bastrop County
Postal code : 78621
Area : 15.01 km2
Altitude : 581 feet / 177 meters
Time Zone : America/Chicago
Local time : 03:58:15 (8th June 2023)
Density : 717 Pop. per km² as of 2020
Population growth : 24.37% (2010-2020)
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Location of Elgin on Texas map.
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Elgin is located at 30°20'59"N 97°22'13"W (30.3496500, -97.3702700).

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The population of Elgin increased by 24.37% in 10 years.

Year Population % Change Method
2010 8,135 - census
2011 8,358 2.67% estimation process
2012 8,577 2.55% estimation process
2013 8,640 0.73% estimation process
2014 8,836 2.22% estimation process
2015 9,222 4.19% estimation process
2016 9,629 4.23% estimation process
2017 9,902 2.76% estimation process
2018 10,172 2.65% estimation process
2019 10,314 1.38% estimation process
2020 10,756 4.11% estimation process

Elgin zip code is 78621. County name: Bastrop, County fips: 48021

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People born in Elgin (6)

People born in Elgin, including electrical engineer E. Finley Carter, politician Grier Raggio, baseball player Ray Culp, .


  • Jake Helgren he was born in 28/11/1981
  • Chester Snowden (American painter) he was born in 01/01/1900
  • Dorothy Doolittle (American marathon runner and athletics coach) she was born in 01/01/1946

Schools in Elgin

College & universities near Elgin, TX

Code Name City ZIP
437635 The College of Health Care Professions-Austin Austin (TX) 78723

Stations (7)

Amtrak & bus stations near Elgin, TX

Code Name Address Type
TAY Taylor 118 East First St. RAIL
AUS Austin 250 North Lamar Blvd. RAIL
SMC San Marcos Station 338 South Guadalupe St. RAIL
TPL Temple 315 West Ave B RAIL
KIL Killeen, Texas 200 East Avenue C BUS

Post offices near Elgin

Post Office Name City ZIP
Elgin Post Office Elgin (TX) 78621

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  • Elgin , Illinois city in Cook and Kane counties in the northern part of the U.S. state of Illinois with a population of 110,196 people.
  • Elgin , Oklahoma City in Comanche County, Oklahoma, United States with a population of 3,236 people.
  • Elgin , Oregon city in Oregon, USA with a population of 1,801 people.
  • Elgin , South Carolina human settlement in Kershaw County, South Carolina, United States of America with a population of 1,585 people.
  • Elgin , Minnesota city in Wabasha County, Minnesota, United States with a population of 734 people.
  • Elgin , Iowa city in Fayette County, Iowa, United States with a population of 620 people.
  • Elgin , Nebraska city in Antelope County, Nebraska, United States with a population of 613 people.
  • Elgin , North Dakota city in North Dakota, United States with a population of 583 people.
  • Elgin , Pennsylvania borough of Pennsylvania with a population of 204 people.
  • Elgin , Kansas human settlement in Chautauqua County, Kansas, United States of America with a population of 79 people.
  • Elgin , Ohio village in Ohio, United States with a population of 55 people.

Other cities in Bastrop County

Cities, Towns, Neighborhoods & Other Populated Places in Bastrop County , TX.

City Name Population Title
Bastrop 9,743 City in Texas, USA
Camp Swift 6,383 Census designated place
Smithville 4,664 City in Texas
Colorado 3,875 City in Texas, United States of America
Wyldwood 2,505 Census designated place

Distance to Other Cities

Elgin distances to largest Texas cities