Elkton, KY


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Elkton is a very small city located in the state of Kentucky. With a population of 2,175 people and two constituent neighborhoods, Elkton is the 189th largest community in Kentucky.

Unlike some cities, Elkton isn’t mainly white- or blue-collar. Instead, the most prevalent occupations for people in Elkton are a mix of both white- and blue-collar jobs. Overall, Elkton is a city of sales and office workers, production and manufacturing workers, and service providers. There are especially a lot of people living in Elkton who work in office and administrative support (16.19%), management occupations (9.80%), and sales jobs (9.12%).

Elkton is a small city, and as such doesn't have a public transit system that people use to get to and from their jobs every day.

The percentage of people in Elkton with college degrees is quite a bit lower than the national average for cities and towns of 21.84%: just 10.76% of people over 25 have a bachelor's degree or advanced degree.

The per capita income in Elkton in 2010 was $18,244, which is middle income relative to Kentucky, and lower middle income relative to the rest of the US. This equates to an annual income of $72,976 for a family of four.

Elkton is a very ethnically-diverse city. The people who call Elkton home describe themselves as belonging to a variety of racial and ethnic groups. The greatest number of Elkton residents report their race to be White, followed by Black or African-American. Important ancestries of people in Elkton include English, Irish, European, and Scots-Irish.

The most common language spoken in Elkton is English. Other important languages spoken here include Spanish and German.

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