Elgin Texas City Data

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Elgin is in Bastrop County

Elgin is in the Elgin Independent School District

Population in July 2009: 9,916. Population change since 2000: +74.0%

Males: 4,905  (49.5%)
Females: 5,011  (50.5%)


Median resident age:  31.9 years
Texas median age:  32.3 years

Zip codes: 78621.

Estimated median household income in 2009: $43,335 (it was $38,750 in 2000)






Estimated per capita income in 2009: $17,594

Estimated median house or condo value in 2009: $116,507 (it was $73,900 in 2000)






Mean prices in 2009: All housing units: $120,628; Detached houses: $124,881; Townhouses or other attached units: $121,258; In 2-unit structures: $251,374; In 5-or-more-unit structures: $27,071; Mobile homes: $38,673

Median gross rent in 2009: $835.

Races in Elgin, TX: Hispanic- 4,928 (44.7%) White alone- 3,923 (35.6%) Black alone- 1,915 (17.4%) Two or more races- 209 (1.9%) Asian alone- 36 (.3%) Other races alone- 12 (.1%)

Jan. 2011 cost of living index in Elgin: 91.9 (less than average, U.S. average is 100)

Ancestries: German (11.6%), Irish (6.6%), United States (4.8%), English (2.5%), Swedish (2.1%), Scotch-Irish (1.2%).

Land area: 4.70 square miles.

Population density: 2112 people per square mile 

For population 25 years and over in Elgin:

  • High school or higher: 64.1%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 14.7%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 4.6%
  • Unemployed: 5.3%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 28.8 minutes

For population 15 years and over in Elgin city:

  • Never married: 22.8%
  • Now married: 56.4%
  • Separated: 3.4%
  • Widowed: 6.3%
  • Divorced: 11.1%

945 residents are foreign born (16.0% Latin America).

This city:  16.6%
Texas:  13.9%

According to our research there were 45 registered sex offenders living in Elgin, Texas in July 2011
The ratio of number of residents in Elgin to the number of sex offenders is 220 to 1.

Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2009: $3,134 (2.6%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2009: $1,977 (2.0%)

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Round Rock, TX (21.3 miles , pop. 61,136).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Austin, TX (22.6 miles , pop. 656,562).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: San Antonio, TX (92.3 miles , pop. 1,144,646).

Nearest cities: Manor, TX (3.3 miles ), Camp Swift, TX (3.5 miles ), Circle D-KC Estates, TX (3.9 miles ), Garfield, TX (4.0 miles ), Taylor, TX (4.0 miles ), Wyldwood, TX (4.0 miles ), Pflugerville, TX (4.1 miles ), Bastrop, TX (4.1 miles ).

Latitude: 30.35 N, Longitude: 97.37 W

Nickname or alias (official or unofficial): Sausage Capital of Texas

Daytime population change due to commuting: -290 (-5.1%)
Workers who live and work in this city: 796 (30.6%)

Area code: 512

Unemployment in March 2011:






Full-time law enforcement employees in 2009, including police officers: 24 (18 officers).

Officers per 1,000 residents here:


Texas average:


Population change in the 1990s: +529 (+10.2%).


Hospitals/medical centers near Elgin:

  • JOHNS COMMUNITY HOSPITAL (Critical Access Hospitals, Voluntary non-profit - Private, provides emergency services, about 16 miles away; TAYLOR, TX)
  • LAKESIDE HOSPITAL AT BASTROP (Acute Care Hospitals, Proprietary, provides emergency services, about 17 miles away; BASTROP, TX)
  • NORTH AUSTIN MEDICAL CENTER (Acute Care Hospitals, Voluntary non-profit - Private, about 20 miles away; AUSTIN, TX)

Last 4 year Elgin ISD school ratings:  Elgin Independent School District


Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Elgin:

  • Austin Community College District (about 21 miles; Austin, TX; Full-time enrollment: 10,815)
  • The University of Texas at Austin (about 22 miles; Austin, TX; FT enrollment: 46,563)
  • Saint Edward's University (about 25 miles; Austin, TX; FT enrollment: 3,612)
  • Texas State University-San Marcos (about 47 miles; San Marcos, TX; FT enrollment: 23,372)
  • University of Mary Hardin-Baylor (about 50 miles; Belton, TX; FT enrollment: 2,379)
  • Temple College (about 51 miles; Temple, TX; FT enrollment: 2,250)
  • Central Texas College (about 57 miles; Killeen, TX; FT enrollment: 4,130)

Public high schools in Elgin:

Public elementary/middle schools in Elgin:


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