Elkin Information

Elkin Information

Travel info, sports, demographic data, and general statistics about the city of Elkin, NC

General Elkin Information

State: North Carolina

County: Surry County

Close cities: Arlington, NC, State Road, NC, Boonville, NC, Thurmond, NC, Ronda, NC, Pleasant Hill, NC, Elkin, NC, Jonesville, NC

Elkin Population (census data)
Total 4,083 (-0.7% since 2000)
Male 1,900 (46.5%)
Female 2,183 (53.5%)

Population Density: 651 people per sq. mile

Cost of Living Index: 80.7 (US Avg is 100)

Elkin Elevation: 908 feet above sea level

Land Area: 6.27 square miles

Median Household Income: $34,175

Zip Codes: 28621.

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Elkin Demographic Data

Ethnic Information:
  • White Non-Hispanic (78.5%)
  • Hispanic (13.4%)
  • Black (7.2%)
  • Other race (6.8%)
  • Two or more races (1.5%)
Ancestry Information:
  • United States (19.3%)
  • English (15.3%)
  • German (7.5%)
  • Irish (5.8%)
  • Scotch-Irish (3.3%)
  • Dutch (2.8%)
Foriegn Born: 419 people (10.3%)
  • Latin America (100.0%)

Local Elkin Sports Teams

Major League Baseball: Cincinnati Reds, Atlanta Braves
NFL Football: Carolina Panthers, Atlanta Falcons
NBA Basketball: Atlanta Hawks, Washington Wizards
NHL Hockey: Carolina Hurricanes
NCAA Sports: Wake Forest University, Appalachian State University

Elkin School Information

High Schools
Elkin High (334 Elk Spur Street, Elkin, NC, 28621 - Elkin City Schools District)
Middle Schools
Elkin Middle (300 Elk Spur Street, Elkin, NC, 28621 - Elkin City Schools District)
Elementary Schools
C B Eller Elementary (1288 Cb Eller School Road, Elkin, NC, 28621 - Wilkes County Schools District)
Elkin Elementary (135 Old Virginia Road, Elkin, NC, 28621 - Elkin City Schools District)

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