Elk Horn Shelby County, Iowa

Elk Horn: American city in Iowa

About

Elk Horn is a city located in the county of Shelby in the U.S. state of Iowa. Its population at the 2010 census was 662 and a population density of 332 people per km². After 10 years in 2020 city had an estimated population of 601 inhabitants.

Elk Horn Quick Facts

Population : 601 (2020)
Country : United States of America
State : Iowa (United States)
County : Shelby County
Postal code : 51531
Area : 1.99 km2
Altitude : 1,345 feet / 410 meters
Time Zone : America/Chicago
Local time : 23:53:06 (28th September 2022)
Density : 302 Pop. per km² as of 2020
Population growth : -10.15% (2010-2020)

Geography

Elk Horn is located at 41°35'30"N 95°3'36"W (41.5916600, -95.0599900).

Elk Horn map

Demographics

According to census records, the population of Elk Horn decreased by 10.15% in 10 years.

Year Population % Change Method
2010 662 - census
2011 648 -2.16% estimation process
2012 651 0.46% estimation process
2013 648 -0.46% estimation process
2014 641 -1.09% estimation process
2015 641 0% estimation process
2016 628 -2.07% estimation process
2017 624 -0.64% estimation process
2018 612 -1.96% estimation process
2019 610 -0.33% estimation process
2020 601 -1.5% estimation process

Demographic Facts

Estimated population as of July 1, 2019 : 18,303
Based on demographic estimates as of April 1, 2010 : 18,061
Based on demographic estimates as of 1 April 2010 : 1.3%
April 1, 2020 Population : 18,834
April 1, 2010 Population : 18,061
People under 5 years old, percentage : 5.3%
People under 18 years old, percentage : 21.2%
People over 65 (%) : 13.9%
Female persons, % : 52.6%
White only, percent : 72.8%
Black or African American alone, percent : 2.7%
American Indian and Alaska Native only, % : 0.2%
Asians alone % : 17.8%
Only Native Hawaiians and Other Pacific Islanders, % : 0.0%
% of people who have participated in two or more races : 3.9%
% of Hispanic or Latino : 19.6%
White people, not Hispanic or Latino people, make up the majority of the population. : 57.6%
2015-2019 Veterans : 521
Percentage of foreign-born people, 2015-2019 : 26.8%
Rate of owner-occupied housing units, 2015-2019 : 63.9%

Elk Horn zip code is 51531. County name: Shelby, County fips: 19165

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Economic Facts

Rate of owner-occupied housing units, 2015-2019 : 63.9%
Owner-occupied housing unit median value, 2015-2019 : $473,500
From 2015 to 2019, the median selected monthly owner costs - with a mortgage : $3,082
Monthly owner costs, without a mortgage, at the median, 2015-2019 : $1,354
2015-2019 median gross rent : $1,440
2015-2019 Households : 6,977
Population per household, 2015-2019 : 2.60
Living in the same house a year ago, percentage of people aged one year and up, 2015-2019 : 89.7%
Languages other than English spoken at home, as a percentage of people aged 5 and up, 2015-2019 : 34.6%
Households with computers, %, 2015-2019 : 93.3%
Percentage of households with a broadband Internet subscription, 2015-2019 : 89.3%
Percentage of people aged 25 and up with a high school diploma or higher, 2015-2019 : 95.2%
Bachelor's degree or higher, proportion of people aged 25 and up, 2015-2019 : 53.0%
Percentage of people under the age of 65 who have a disability, 2015-2019 : 4.1%
Persons under the age of 65 who do not have health insurance, as a percentage : 8.0%
Total civilian labor force, percent of population aged 16 and up, 2015-2019 : 66.5%
Female labor force participation in the civilian labor force, as a percentage of the population aged 16 and up, 2015-2019 : 61.5%
Total sales of lodging and food services in 2012 ($1,000) : 27,111
2012 total retail sales ($1,000) : 147,047
2012 total retail sales per capita : $8,071
Mean commute time to work (in minutes), workers aged 16 and up, 2015-2019 : 34.3
2015-2019 median household income (in 2019 dollars) : $101,473
Income per capita in the previous 12 months (in 2019 dollars), 2015-2019 : $50,249
Percentage of people living in poverty : 4.9%
Total number of businesses in 2012 : 1,851
Men-owned businesses in 2012 : 1,085
Women-owned businesses in 2012 : 526
Minority-owned businesses in 2012 : 446
Non-minority-owned businesses in 2012 : 1,314
Veteran-owned businesses in 2012 : 91
Nonveteran-owned businesses in 2012 : 1,608
2010 population per square mile : 6,437.4
2010 land area in square miles : 2.81

Stations (2)

Amtrak & bus stations near Elk Horn, IA

Code Name Address Type
OMA Omaha 1003 S. 9th Street RAIL
CRN Creston Pine and Adams Avenue RAIL

Post offices near Elk Horn

Post Office Name City ZIP
Elk Horn Post Office Elk Horn (IA) 51531

Other cities in Shelby County

Cities, Towns, Neighborhoods & Other Populated Places in Shelby County , IA.

City Name Population Title
Harlan 4,795 City in Iowa, USA
Shelby 607 City in Iowa, United States
Earling 403 Human settlement in Shelby County, Iowa, United States of America
Defiance 260 City in Shelby County, Iowa, United States
Panama 206 City in Iowa
Portsmouth 176 Human settlement in Shelby County, Iowa, United States of America
Westphalia 117 City in Iowa, United States
Tennant 63 City in Shelby County, Iowa, United States
Kirkman 61 City in Shelby County, Iowa, United States