Elk City, ID Profile: Facts & Data


Elk City Local Links & Resources:
Hotels | Resources | ALL Elk City Content

Also See: Elk City, ID ZIP Codes & ZIP Code Maps | Local Area Photos

Elk City, Idaho - Basic Facts

The Elk City Census Designated Place had a population of 193 as of July 1, 2018. Elk City ranks in the lower quartile for Population Density and Diversity Index when compared to the other cities, towns and Census Designated Places (CDPs) in Idaho. See peer rankings below.

The primary coordinate point for Elk City is located at latitude 45.8269 and longitude -115.4368 in Idaho County. The formal boundaries for the Elk City Census Designated Place encompass a land area of 2.51 sq. miles and a water area of 0 sq. miles. Idaho County is in the Pacific time zone (GMT -8). The elevation is 4,006 feet.

The Elk City Census Designated Place (GNIS ID: 2585570) has a U1 Census Class Code which indicates a census designated place with an official federally recognized name. It also has a Functional Status Code of ""

Idaho is one of 20 states where Census County Divisions (CCDs) are used for statistical tracking of subdivisions within each county. The Elk City Census Designated Place is located within Elk City Division of Idaho County.

Jump to... (On This Page!)
  1. Elk City 2018 Demographic Data
  2. Growth Rates for Elk City (Historical & 5-Year Forecast)
  3. Peer Comparisons (Rank and Percentile)
  1. Neighborhoods Demographics (Home Values, Household Income, etc.)
  2. Idaho Research Tools (Easy Tools & Current Data)
  3. Idaho Data Comparison Tool - 2018 Demographics

Elk City, ID - Most Popular Things to Do

Also See: Nearby Photos | Nearby Hotels | Driving Directions

Research a Idaho Address and get...

Boundary Maps, Demographic Data, School Zones Review maps and data for the neighborhood, city, county, ZIP Code, and school zone. July 1, 2018, data includes home values, household income, percentage of homes owned, rented or vacant, etc.


Elk City, ID Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2018)


Total Population 193
Population in Households 193
Population in Familes 131
Population in Group Qrtrs 0
Population Density2 77
Diversity Index3 11


Median Household Income $47,631
Average Household Income $65,002
Per Capita Income $33,571


Total Housing Units 187 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 69 (36.9%)
Renter Occupied HU 23 (12.3%)
Vacant Housing Units 96 (51.3%)
Median Home Value $158,065
Average Home Value $161,029


Total Households 91
Average Household Size 2.12
Family Households 46
Average Family Size 3
  1. Demographics are point estimates for July 1st of the current year and each for the forecast years. See References for more information.
  2. Population Density = Total Population per square mile.
  3. The Diversity Index is a scale of 0 to 100 that represents the likelihood that two persons, chosen at random from the same area, belong to different race or ethnic groups. If an area's entire population belongs to one race AND one ethnic group, then the area has zero diversity. An area's diversity index increases to 100 when the population is evenly divided into two or more race/ethnic groups.


2010-2018 2018-2023
Population -0.55% 0.1%
Households -0.65% 0.0%
Families -1.24% -0.44%
Median Household Income   0.05%
Per Capita Income   1.06%

Elk City, ID - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares Elk City to the other 227 incorporated cities, towns and CDPs in Idaho 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.

Variable Description Rank Percentile
Total Population # 187 18th
Population Density # 209 8th
Diversity Index # 211 8th
Median Household Income # 89 61st
Per Capita Income # 18 93rd

Additional comparisons and rankings can be made with a VERY EASY TO USE Idaho Census Data Comparison Tool.

Quick & Easy Ways to...

  1. Get Current Demographic Data for Cities, Towns, and ZIP Codes
  2. View Boundary Maps, for Cities, Towns, and ZIP Codes
  3. Locate Physical, Cultural, and Historical Features
  4. Research Public Schools & Attendance Zones

Idaho Census Data Comparison Tool

Compare Idaho July 1, 2018 Data
Highest or Lowest: