North Elkin District WV Demographic Data and Boundary Map


North Elkin District, WV

The North Elkin District is a County Subdivision of McDowell County. The subdivision has a Z1 Census Class Code which indicates that the North Elkin District is a nonfunctioning county subdivision.

Also See: McDowell County Data | Cities in McDowell County | County Subdivisions in McDowell County

North Elkin District Boundary Map


North Elkin District Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2017)


Total Population 4,469
Population in Households 4,341
Population in Familes 3,483
Population in Group Qrtrs 128
Population Density1 34
Diversity Index2 44


Total Households 1,834
Average Household Size 2.37
Family Households 1,193
Average Family Size 3


Total Housing Units 2,670 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 1,454 (54.5%)
Renter Occupied HU 380 (14.2%)
Vacant Housing Units 836 (31.3%)
Median Home Value $34,875
Average Home Value $49,759


Median Household Income $27,661
Average Household Income $39,829
Per Capita Income $16,701
  (Compound Annual Growth Rates)


2010-2014 2014-2019
Population -1.03% -1.54%
Households -1.02% -1.55%
Families -1.3% -1.68%
Median Household Income   -0.03%
Per Capita Income   1.57%
1) Population Density = Total Population per square mile.
2) The Diversity Index is a scale of 0 to 100 that represents the likelyhood 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.
Based on Census 2010 counts, the Diversity Index for the United States was 60.6 and it is expected to increase to 64.8 by July 1, 2018.