Living in Elk River, MN

Demographics | Crime | Cost Of Living
Updated: 2020-12-30

Elk River, Minnesota Info Snack

Population
24,522
Unemployment
4.5%
Poverty
6.1%
Median Home
$241,400
Median Income
$89,596
Median Rent
$1,036

Elk River SnackAbility

8.5
Overall SnackAbility
Jobs
8.5/10
Housing
8.5
Affordability
8.5
Diversity
6
Safety
8
Amenities
8
Education
8.5
Commute
5

Elk River, MN Crime Report

418
Total Crimes
1,666.6
Total Crimes / 100k People
-32.71%
Below National Average
Statistic Count
Raw
Elk River
/ 100k People
Minnesota
/ 100k People
National
/ 100k People
Total Crimes Per 100K 418 1,666.6 2,315.2 2,476.7
Violent Crime 15 59.8 236.4 366.7
Murder 0 0.0 2.1 5.0
Robbery 1 4.0 55.8 81.6
Aggravated Assault 9 35.9 135.1 250.2
Property Crime 403 1,606.8 2,078.8 2,109.9
Burglary 36 143.5 282.4 340.5
Larceny 350 1,395.5 1,597.5 1,549.5
Car Theft 17 67.8 198.9 219.9

Elk River, MN Cost Of Living

109
Elk River's Overall Cost Of Living
1.1x
Higher Than The National Average
Living Expense Elk River Minnesota National Average
Overall 109 104 100
Services 113 109 100
Groceries 103 106 100
Health 103 110 100
Housing 113 100 100
Transportation 104 100 100
Utilities 97 98 100

Elk River, MN Photos

Dwntwn Elk River
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Rankings for Elk River in Minnesota

Map Of Elk River, MN

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Population over time in Elk River

Year Population % Change
2019 24,522 1.3%
2018 24,211 1.2%
2017 23,924 0.8%
2016 23,743 0.8%
2015 23,563 0.9%
2014 23,346 0.7%
2013 23,174 0.7%
2012 23,011 1.0%
2011 22,790 1.2%
2010 22,514 -

Race / Ethnicity in Elk River

White
89.9% (22,044)
African American
3.7% (901)
American Indian
0.3% (76)
Asian
1.3% (320)
Hawaiian
0.0% (0)
Other
0.4% (92)
Two Or More
1.2% (297)
Hispanic
3.2% (792)
Race Elk River MN USA
White 89.9% 79.8% 60.7%
African American 3.7% 6.3% 12.3%
American Indian 0.3% 0.9% 0.7%
Asian 1.3% 4.8% 5.5%
Hawaiian 0.0% 0.0% 0.2%
Other 0.4% 0.1% 0.2%
Two Or More 1.2% 2.6% 2.4%
Hispanic 3.2% 5.4% 18.0%

Gender in Elk River

Female
50.1% (12,282)
Male
49.9% (12,240)
Gender Elk River MN USA
Female 50.1% 50.2% 50.8%
Male 49.9% 49.8% 49.2%

Highest level of educational attainment in Elk River for adults over 25

< 9th Grade
2.0% (490)
9-12th Grade
3.0% (735)
High School / GED
26.0% (6,375)
Some College
25.0% (6,130)
Associate's Degree
16.0% (3,923)
Bachelor's Degree
20.0% (4,904)
Master's Degree
6.0% (1,471)
Professional Degree
1.0% (245)
Doctorate Degree
1.0% (245)
Education Elk River MN USA
< 9th Grade 2.0% 3.0% 6.0%
9-12th Grade 3.0% 4.0% 7.0%
High School / GED 26.0% 25.0% 27.0%
Some College 25.0% 21.0% 20.0%
Associate's Degree 16.0% 11.0% 8.0%
Bachelor's Degree 20.0% 24.0% 20.0%
Master's Degree 6.0% 9.0% 9.0%
Professional Degree 1.0% 2.0% 2.0%
Doctorate Degree 1.0% 1.0% 1.0%

Household Income For Elk River, Minnesota

Less than $10,000
2.8% (68,348)
$10,000 to $14,999
0.4% (10,382)
$15,000 to $24,999
4.7% (115,068)
$25,000 to $34,999
6.6% (161,211)
$35,000 to $49,999
11.3% (275,991)
$50,000 to $74,999
17.3% (424,513)
$75,000 to $99,999
13.5% (331,939)
$100,000 to $149,999
27.6% (676,856)
$150,000 to $199,999
9.3% (228,118)
$200,000 or more
6.5% (159,769)
Income Elk River MN USA
Less than $10,000 2.8% 4.2% 6.0%
$10,000 to $14,999 0.4% 3.7% 4.3%
$15,000 to $24,999 4.7% 7.4% 8.9%
$25,000 to $34,999 6.6% 7.7% 8.9%
$35,000 to $49,999 11.3% 11.8% 12.3%
$50,000 to $74,999 17.3% 17.6% 17.2%
$75,000 to $99,999 13.5% 14.2% 12.7%
$100,000 to $149,999 27.6% 17.8% 15.1%
$150,000 to $199,999 9.3% 7.8% 6.8%
$200,000 or more 6.5% 7.8% 7.7%

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