In 2019, Elkin, NC had a population of 4.1k people with a median age of 39.4 and a median household income of $51,286. Between 2018 and 2019 the population of Elkin, NC declined from 4,179 to 4,097, a −1.96% decrease and its median household income grew from $50,156 to $51,286, a 2.25% increase.
The 5 largest ethnic groups in Elkin, NC are White (Non-Hispanic) (78.7%), Other (Hispanic) (7.05%), White (Hispanic) (6.27%), Black or African American (Non-Hispanic) (4.25%), and Two+ (Non-Hispanic) (1.68%). 0% of the households in Elkin, NC speak a non-English language at home as their primary language.
94.3% of the residents in Elkin, NC are U.S. citizens.
In 2019, the median property value in Elkin, NC was $137,800, and the homeownership rate was 62.9%. Most people in Elkin, NC drove alone to work, and the average commute time was 21.3 minutes. The average car ownership in Elkin, NC was 2 cars per household.