Elk Falls, Elk County, Kansas

Elk Falls: City in Elk County, Kansas, United States

About

Elk Falls is a city located in the county of Elk in the U.S. state of Kansas. Its population at the 2010 census was 107 and a population density of 58 people per km². After 10 years in 2020 city had an estimated population of 93 inhabitants.

Quick Facts about Elk Falls

Population : 93 (2020)
Country : United States of America
State : Kansas (United States)
County : Elk County
Postal code : 67345
Area : 1.84 km2
Altitude : 938 feet / 286 meters
Time Zone : America/Chicago
Local time : 23:28:59 (3rd February 2023)
Density : 51 Pop. per km² as of 2020
Population growth : -15.05% (2010-2020)
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Location of Elk Falls on Kansas map.
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Geography

Elk Falls is located at 37°22'2"N 96°11'19"W (37.3672600, -96.1886000).

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Demographics

According to census records, the population of Elk Falls decreased by 15.05% in 10 years.

Year Population % Change Method
2010 107 - census
2011 103 -3.88% estimation process
2012 99 -4.04% estimation process
2013 98 -1.02% estimation process
2014 100 2% estimation process
2015 95 -5.26% estimation process
2016 93 -2.15% estimation process
2017 93 0% estimation process
2018 92 -1.09% estimation process
2019 93 1.08% estimation process
2020 93 0% estimation process

Demographic Facts

Estimated population as of July 1, 2019 : 12,901
Based on demographic estimates as of April 1, 2010 : 12,722
Based on demographic estimates as of 1 April 2010 : 1.4%
April 1, 2020 Population : 13,224
April 1, 2010 Population : 12,729
People under 5 years old, percentage : 5.6%
People under 18 years old, percentage : 20.7%
People over 65 (%) : 14.0%
Female persons, % : 51.1%
White only, percent : 73.4%
Black or African American alone, percent : 4.6%
American Indian and Alaska Native only, % : 0.2%
Asians alone % : 12.5%
Only Native Hawaiians and Other Pacific Islanders, % : 0.1%
% of people who have participated in two or more races : 3.5%
% of Hispanic or Latino : 44.0%
White people, not Hispanic or Latino people, make up the majority of the population. : 38.3%
2015-2019 Veterans : 453
Percentage of foreign-born people, 2015-2019 : 36.8%
Rate of owner-occupied housing units, 2015-2019 : 54.7%

Elk Falls zip code is 67345. County name: Elk, County fips: 20049

Elk Falls, Elkfalls

Economic Facts

Rate of owner-occupied housing units, 2015-2019 : 54.7%
Owner-occupied housing unit median value, 2015-2019 : $349,100
From 2015 to 2019, the median selected monthly owner costs - with a mortgage : $2,718
Monthly owner costs, without a mortgage, at the median, 2015-2019 : $1,165
2015-2019 median gross rent : $1,368
2015-2019 Households : 4,720
Population per household, 2015-2019 : 2.74
Living in the same house a year ago, percentage of people aged one year and up, 2015-2019 : 89.4%
Languages other than English spoken at home, as a percentage of people aged 5 and up, 2015-2019 : 51.6%
Households with computers, %, 2015-2019 : 94.9%
Percentage of households with a broadband Internet subscription, 2015-2019 : 91.6%
Percentage of people aged 25 and up with a high school diploma or higher, 2015-2019 : 92.4%
Bachelor's degree or higher, proportion of people aged 25 and up, 2015-2019 : 41.7%
Percentage of people under the age of 65 who have a disability, 2015-2019 : 4.7%
Persons under the age of 65 who do not have health insurance, as a percentage : 8.6%
Total civilian labor force, percent of population aged 16 and up, 2015-2019 : 72.4%
Female labor force participation in the civilian labor force, as a percentage of the population aged 16 and up, 2015-2019 : 67.2%
Total sales of lodging and food services in 2012 ($1,000) : 10,721
Total receipts/revenue for health care and social assistance in 2012 ($1,000) : 9,007
Manufacturers' total shipments in 2012 ($1,000) : 127,159
2012 total retail sales ($1,000) : 48,223
2012 total retail sales per capita : $3,749
Mean commute time to work (in minutes), workers aged 16 and up, 2015-2019 : 32.3
2015-2019 median household income (in 2019 dollars) : $86,923
Income per capita in the previous 12 months (in 2019 dollars), 2015-2019 : $39,539
Percentage of people living in poverty : 6.7%
Total number of businesses in 2012 : 1,193
Men-owned businesses in 2012 : 755
Women-owned businesses in 2012 : 376
Minority-owned businesses in 2012 : 529
Non-minority-owned businesses in 2012 : 604
Veteran-owned businesses in 2012 : 89
Nonveteran-owned businesses in 2012 : 1,042
2010 population per square mile : 7,385.6
2010 land area in square miles : 1.72

People born in Elk Falls (1)

U.S. Marine Corps Major General Byron F. Johnson was born in Elk Falls

Schools in Elk Falls

College & universities near Elk Falls, KS

Code Name City ZIP
155201 Independence Community College Independence (KS) 67301-0708

Post offices near Elk Falls

Post Office Name City ZIP
Elk Fall Post Office Elk Falls (KS) 67345

Other cities in Elk County

Cities, Towns, Neighborhoods & Other Populated Places in Elk County , KS.

City Name Population Title
Howard 600 City in Kansas
Moline 319 Human settlement in Elk County, Kansas, United States of America
Longton 306 Township in Elk County, Kansas
Grenola 187 City in Kansas, United States
Oak Valley 124 Township in Elk County, Kansas