Elkton is a very small town located in the state of Virginia. With a population of 2,809 people and three constituent neighborhoods, Elkton is the 184th largest community in Virginia.
Unlike some towns, 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 town of sales and office workers, professionals, and managers. There are especially a lot of people living in Elkton who work in office and administrative support (17.02%), sales jobs (14.89%), and management occupations (11.64%).
As is often the case in a small town, Elkton doesn't have a public transportation system that people use for their commute.
The percentage of adults in Elkton who are college-educated is close to the national average for all communities of 21.84%: 17.57% of the adults in Elkton have a bachelor's degree or advanced degree.
The per capita income in Elkton in 2010 was $26,112, which is middle income relative to Virginia, and upper middle income relative to the rest of the US. This equates to an annual income of $104,448 for a family of four. However, Elkton contains both very wealthy and poor people as well.
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 Irish, English, Scottish, and Italian.
The most common language spoken in Elkton is English. Other important languages spoken here include Spanish and German.