In 2017, Elkin, NC had a population of 4.19k people with a median age of 37 and a median household income of $43,211. Between 2016 and 2017 the population of Elkin, NC declined from 4,246 to 4,189, a -1.34% decrease and its median household income grew from $38,876 to $43,211, a 11.2% increase.
The population of Elkin, NC is 73.6% White Alone, 16.8% Hispanic or Latino, and 6.76% Black or African American Alone. 18.8% of the people in Elkin, NC speak a non-English language, and 92.1% are U.S. citizens.
The median property value in Elkin, NC is $135,100, and the homeownership rate is 63.3%. Most people in Elkin, NC commute by Drove Alone, and the average commute time is 20.7 minutes. The average car ownership in Elkin, NC is 2 cars per household.