In 2017, Elk County, KS had a population of 2.58k people with a median age of 50.8 and a median household income of $39,405. Between 2016 and 2017 the population of Elk County, KS declined from 2,635 to 2,581, a -2.05% decrease and its median household income grew from $37,393 to $39,405, a 5.38% increase.
The 5 largest ethnic groups in Elk County, KS are White (Non-Hispanic) (91%), White (Hispanic) (2.48%), Two or More Races (Non-Hispanic) (2.29%), American Indian & Alaska Native (Non-Hispanic) (1.9%), and Two or More Races (Hispanic) (1.32%). N/A% of the people in Elk County, KS speak a non-English language, and 99.7% are U.S. citizens.
The median property value in Elk County, KS is $48,300, and the homeownership rate is 81.5%. Most people in Elk County, KS commute by Drove Alone, and the average commute time is 25.2 minutes. The average car ownership in Elk County, KS is 2 cars per household.