The City of Elk River had a population of 25,003 as of July 1, 2018.
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.
Alternate Unofficial Names for Elk River: City of Elk River.
|Population in Households||24,357|
|Population in Familes||20,764|
|Population in Group Qrtrs||646|
|Median Household Income||$82,737|
|Average Household Income||$96,012|
|Per Capita Income||$34,327|
|Total Housing Units||9,177 (100%)|
|Owner Occupied HU||7,131 (77.7%)|
|Renter Occupied HU||1,663 (18.1%)|
|Vacant Housing Units||383 ( 4.2%)|
|Median Home Value||$250,614|
|Average Home Value||$268,215|
|Average Household Size||2.77|
|Average Family Size||3|
GROWTH RATE / YEAR
|Median Household Income||2.48%|
|Per Capita Income||2.92%|
The table below compares Elk River to the other 905 incorporated cities, towns and CDPs in Minnesota by rank and percentile using July 1, 2018 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||# 42||95th|
|Population Density||# 446||51st|
|Diversity Index||# 253||72nd|
|Median Household Income||# 90||90th|
|Per Capita Income||# 212||77th|
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