The Town of Elton had a population of 1,130 as of July 1, 2018.
The primary coordinate point for Elton is located at latitude 30.4812 and longitude -92.6976 in Jefferson Davis Parish. The formal boundaries for the Town of Elton (see map below) encompass a land area of 1.64 sq. miles and a water area of 0 sq. miles. Jefferson Davis Parish is in the Central time zone (GMT -6). The elevation is 49 feet.
The Town of Elton (GNIS ID: 2406446) 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.
|Population in Households||1,130|
|Population in Familes||953|
|Population in Group Qrtrs||0|
|Median Household Income||$42,502|
|Average Household Income||$61,120|
|Per Capita Income||$23,751|
|Total Housing Units||546 (100%)|
|Owner Occupied HU||353 (64.7%)|
|Renter Occupied HU||127 (23.3%)|
|Vacant Housing Units||66 (12.1%)|
|Median Home Value||$99,213|
|Average Home Value||$132,698|
|Average Household Size||2.35|
|Average Family Size||3|
GROWTH RATE / YEAR
|Median Household Income||3.24%|
|Per Capita Income||3.1%|
The table below compares Elton to the other 474 incorporated cities, towns and CDPs in Louisiana 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||# 269||43rd|
|Population Density||# 213||55th|
|Diversity Index||# 131||72nd|
|Median Household Income||# 198||58th|
|Per Capita Income||# 168||65th|
Additional comparisons and rankings can be made with a VERY EASY TO USE Louisiana Census Data Comparison Tool.