Elgin SnackAbility

5
/10
Overall SnackAbility
Jobs
5/10
Housing
8
Affordability
6
Diversity
10
Safety
N/A
Amenities
8
Education
4
Commute
4

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Elgin, Texas Info Snack

Elgin (/ln/ EL-ghin) is a city in Bastrop and Travis Counties in the U.S. state of Texas. The population was 8,135 at the 2010 census. The city is a suburb of Austin, and is part of the Greater Austin metropolitan area. Elgin is also known as the Sausage Capital of Texas and the Brick Capital of the Southwest, due to the presence of three operating brickyards in the mid-20th century (two of which are open to this date).
Population
9,024
Unemployment
10.7%
Poverty
18.4%
Median Home
$126,000
Median Income
$48,333
Median Rent
$958

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Map Of Elgin, TX

Population over time in Elgin

Year Population % Change
2017 9,024 3.1%
2016 8,756 6.1%
2015 8,249 0.3%
2014 8,224 4.3%
2013 7,882 -0.3%
2012 7,903 -1.5%
2011 8,023 -1.3%
2010 8,132 -

Race / Ethnicity in Elgin

White
32.4% (2,921)
African American
22.4% (2,025)
American Indian
0.0% (0)
Asian
0.2% (20)
Hawaiian
0.0% (0)
Other
0.6% (55)
Two Or More
0.3% (31)
Hispanic
44.0% (3,972)
Race Elgin TX USA
White 32.4% 42.9% 61.5%
African American 22.4% 11.7% 12.3%
American Indian 0.0% 0.2% 0.7%
Asian 0.2% 4.5% 5.3%
Hawaiian 0.0% 0.1% 0.2%
Other 0.6% 0.1% 0.2%
Two Or More 0.3% 1.6% 2.3%
Hispanic 44.0% 38.9% 17.6%

Household Income For Elgin, Texas

Less than $10,000
7.5% (67,680)
$10,000 to $14,999
7.2% (64,972)
$15,000 to $24,999
9.0% (81,216)
$25,000 to $34,999
13.9% (125,433)
$35,000 to $49,999
13.8% (124,531)
$50,000 to $74,999
19.5% (175,968)
$75,000 to $99,999
11.3% (101,971)
$100,000 to $149,999
13.0% (117,312)
$150,000 to $199,999
3.1% (27,974)
$200,000 or more
1.8% (16,243)
Income Elgin TX USA
Less than $10,000 7.5% 6.7% 6.7%
$10,000 to $14,999 7.2% 4.6% 4.9%
$15,000 to $24,999 9.0% 9.9% 9.8%
$25,000 to $34,999 13.9% 9.8% 9.5%
$35,000 to $49,999 13.8% 13.2% 13.0%
$50,000 to $74,999 19.5% 17.9% 17.7%
$75,000 to $99,999 11.3% 12.0% 12.3%
$100,000 to $149,999 13.0% 14.0% 14.1%
$150,000 to $199,999 3.1% 5.7% 5.8%
$200,000 or more 1.8% 6.3% 6.3%

Gender in Elgin

Female
52.4% (4,732)
Male
47.6% (4,291)
Gender Elgin TX USA
Female 52.4% 50.3% 50.8%
Male 47.6% 49.7% 49.2%

Highest level of educational attainment in Elgin for adults over 25

< 9th Grade
12.6% (1,136)
9-12th Grade
12.4% (1,118)
High School / GED
29.2% (2,632)
Some College
24.6% (2,224)
Associate's Degree
6.3% (564)
Bachelor's Degree
10.4% (941)
Master's Degree
2.8% (249)
Professional Degree
0.5% (44)
Doctorate Degree
1.2% (111)
Education Elgin TX USA
< 9th Grade 12.6% 8.7% 8.8%
9-12th Grade 12.4% 8.5% 7.2%
High School / GED 29.2% 25.1% 27.3%
Some College 24.6% 22.1% 20.8%
Associate's Degree 6.3% 6.9% 8.3%
Bachelor's Degree 10.4% 18.8% 19.1%
Master's Degree 2.8% 7.2% 8.4%
Professional Degree 0.5% 1.6% 2.0%
Doctorate Degree 1.2% 1.1% 1.4%

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