The City of Elwood had a population of 1,149 as of July 1, 2018. Elwood ranks in the lower quartile for Population Density and the upper quartile for Diversity Index when compared to the other cities, towns and Census Designated Places (CDPs) in Kansas. See peer rankings below.
The primary coordinate point for Elwood is located at latitude 39.7536 and longitude -94.8842 in Doniphan County. The formal boundaries for the City of Elwood (see map below) encompass a land area of 3.2 sq. miles and a water area of 0 sq. miles. Doniphan County is in the Central time zone (GMT -6). The elevation is 817 feet.
The City of Elwood (GNIS ID: 2394681) has a C1 Census Class Code which indicates an active incorporated place that does not serve as a county subdivision equivalent. It also has a Functional Status Code of "A" which identifies an active government providing primary general-purpose functions.
Alternate Unofficial Names for Elwood: Roseport.
|Population in Households||1,149|
|Population in Familes||897|
|Population in Group Qrtrs||0|
|Median Household Income||$42,114|
|Average Household Income||$49,999|
|Per Capita Income||$20,793|
|Total Housing Units||533 (100%)|
|Owner Occupied HU||290 (54.4%)|
|Renter Occupied HU||178 (33.4%)|
|Vacant Housing Units||65 (12.2%)|
|Median Home Value||$73,319|
|Average Home Value||$107,732|
|Average Household Size||2.46|
|Average Family Size||3|
GROWTH RATE / YEAR
|Median Household Income||2.22%|
|Per Capita Income||2.83%|
The table below compares Elwood to the other 671 incorporated cities, towns and CDPs in Kansas by rank and percentile using July 1, 2018 data. The location Ranked # 1 has the highest value. A location that ranks higher than 75% of its peers would be in the 75th percentile of the peer group.
|Total Population||# 184||73rd|
|Population Density||# 532||21st|
|Diversity Index||# 111||84th|
|Median Household Income||# 515||23rd|
|Per Capita Income||# 605||10th|
Additional comparisons and rankings can be made with a VERY EASY TO USE Kansas Census Data Comparison Tool.