Living in Elon, NC

Demographics | Cost Of Living | Photos
Updated: 2020-03-11

Elon SnackAbility

7.5
Overall SnackAbility
Jobs
8/10
Housing
8.5
Affordability
4
Diversity
8
Safety
N/A
Amenities
8.5
Education
9
Commute
8.5

Elon, NC Cost Of Living

107
Elon's Overall Cost Of Living
1.1x
Higher Than The National Average

Elon, North Carolina Info Snack

Population
11,008
Unemployment
3.6%
Poverty
20.1%
Median Home
$246,900
Median Income
$59,962
Median Rent
$1,234

Elon, NC Photos

Rankings for Elon in North Carolina

Best Places Around Elon

1

Gibsonville, NC
Population 7,024

2

Mebane, NC
Population 15,198

3

Greensboro, NC
Population 288,719

4

Graham, NC
Population 14,670

5

Burlington, NC
Population 52,524

6

Reidsville, NC
Population 13,909

Map Of Elon, NC

Population over time in Elon

Year Population % Change
2017 11,008 10.8%
2016 9,939 1.6%
2015 9,781 0.9%
2014 9,698 1.9%
2013 9,516 1.0%
2012 9,426 0.8%
2011 9,354 2.1%
2010 9,164 2.6%
2009 8,933 -

Race / Ethnicity in Elon

White
81.7% (8,996)
African American
7.7% (846)
American Indian
0.4% (49)
Asian
2.9% (324)
Hawaiian
0.0% (0)
Other
0.0% (0)
Two Or More
1.4% (154)
Hispanic
5.8% (639)
Race Elon NC USA
White 81.7% 63.3% 61.1%
African American 7.7% 21.1% 12.3%
American Indian 0.4% 1.1% 0.7%
Asian 2.9% 2.8% 5.4%
Hawaiian 0.0% 0.1% 0.2%
Other 0.0% 0.2% 0.2%
Two Or More 1.4% 2.2% 2.4%
Hispanic 5.8% 9.2% 17.8%

Household Income For Elon, North Carolina

Less than $10,000
7.6% (83,504)
$10,000 to $14,999
6.3% (69,255)
$15,000 to $24,999
7.4% (81,516)
$25,000 to $34,999
8.4% (92,119)
$35,000 to $49,999
14.4% (158,393)
$50,000 to $74,999
19.8% (217,707)
$75,000 to $99,999
12.8% (140,499)
$100,000 to $149,999
12.3% (134,866)
$150,000 to $199,999
4.7% (52,024)
$200,000 or more
6.4% (70,912)
Income Elon NC USA
Less than $10,000 7.6% 6.8% 6.3%
$10,000 to $14,999 6.3% 5.4% 4.6%
$15,000 to $24,999 7.4% 10.7% 9.3%
$25,000 to $34,999 8.4% 10.7% 9.3%
$35,000 to $49,999 14.4% 14.2% 12.6%
$50,000 to $74,999 19.8% 18.1% 17.5%
$75,000 to $99,999 12.8% 12.0% 12.5%
$100,000 to $149,999 12.3% 12.5% 14.6%
$150,000 to $199,999 4.7% 4.7% 6.3%
$200,000 or more 6.4% 4.9% 7.0%

Gender in Elon

Female
58.2% (6,405)
Male
41.8% (4,603)
Gender Elon NC USA
Female 58.2% 51.3% 50.8%
Male 41.8% 48.7% 49.2%

Highest level of educational attainment in Elon for adults over 25

< 9th Grade
1.0% (110)
9-12th Grade
2.0% (220)
High School / GED
17.0% (1,871)
Some College
19.0% (2,091)
Associate's Degree
9.0% (990)
Bachelor's Degree
28.0% (3,082)
Master's Degree
16.0% (1,761)
Professional Degree
4.0% (440)
Doctorate Degree
4.0% (440)
Education Elon NC USA
< 9th Grade 1.0% 4.0% 6.0%
9-12th Grade 2.0% 8.0% 7.0%
High School / GED 17.0% 26.0% 27.0%
Some College 19.0% 22.0% 21.0%
Associate's Degree 9.0% 9.0% 8.0%
Bachelor's Degree 28.0% 20.0% 19.0%
Master's Degree 16.0% 8.0% 9.0%
Professional Degree 4.0% 2.0% 2.0%
Doctorate Degree 4.0% 1.0% 1.0%

Articles About North Carolina

Enjoy The Snack?