The City of Elk River had a population of 24,484 as of July 1, 2017.
The primary coordinate point for Elk River is located at latitude 45.3322 and longitude -93.5665 in Sherburne County. The formal boundaries for the City of Elk River (see map below) encompass a land area of 42.3 sq. miles and a water area of 1.52 sq. miles. Sherburne County is in the Central time zone (GMT -6). The elevation is 896 feet.
The City of Elk River (GNIS ID: 2394650) has a C5 Census Class Code which indicates an active incorporated place that is independent of any county subdivision and serves as a county subdivision equivalent. It also has a Functional Status Code of "A" which identifies an active government providing primary general-purpose functions.
Beneath the boundary map are tables with Elk River population, income and housing data, five-year growth projections and peer comparisons for key demographic data. The estimates are for July 1, 2017.
Alternate Unofficial Names for Elk River: City of Elk River.
|Daytime Population: Workers||10,755|
|Daytime Population: Residents||11,540|
|Total Daytime Population (TDP)||22,295|
|Ratio TDP/Total Population1||0.91|
|Population in Households||23,844|
|Population in Familes||20,424|
|Population in Group Qrtrs||640|
|Median Household Income||$78,428|
|Average Household Income||$91,222|
|Per Capita Income||$32,660|
|Total Housing Units||9,012 (100%)|
|Owner Occupied HU||6,780 (75.2%)|
|Renter Occupied HU||1,837 (20.4%)|
|Vacant Housing Units||395 ( 4.4%)|
|Median Home Value||$238,822|
|Average Home Value||$254,963|
|Average Household Size||2.77|
|Average Family Size||3|
|(Compound Annual Growth Rates)|
|Median Household Income||1.56%|
|Per Capita Income||2.34%|
The table below compares Elk River to the other 905 incorporated cities, towns and CDPs in Minnesota by rank and percentile using July 1, 2017 data. The location Ranked # 1 has the highest value. A location that ranks higher than 75% of its peers would be in the 75th percentile of the peer group.
|Total Population||# 44||95th|
|Population Density||# 444||51st|
|Diversity Index||# 258||71st|
|Median Household Income||# 95||90th|
|Per Capita Income||# 232||74th|
Additional comparisons and rankings can be made with a VERY EASY TO USE Minnesota Census Data Comparison Tool.