Elkhorn, WI

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Living in Elkhorn

Elkhorn is a somewhat small city located in the state of Wisconsin. With a population of 9,998 people and five constituent neighborhoods, Elkhorn is the 87th largest community in Wisconsin.

Elkhorn is neither predominantly blue-collar nor white-collar, instead having a mixed workforce of both blue-collar and white-collar jobs. Overall, Elkhorn is a city of sales and office workers, professionals, and service providers. There are especially a lot of people living in Elkhorn who work in management occupations (12.15%), office and administrative support (11.62%), and sales jobs (9.02%).

The education level of Elkhorn citizens is substantially higher than the typical US community, as 29.14% of adults in Elkhorn have at least a bachelor's degree.

The per capita income in Elkhorn in 2010 was $34,435, which is upper middle income relative to Wisconsin and the nation. This equates to an annual income of $137,740 for a family of four. However, Elkhorn contains both very wealthy and poor people as well.

The people who call Elkhorn home describe themselves as belonging to a variety of racial and ethnic groups. The greatest number of Elkhorn residents report their race to be White, followed by Black or African-American. Important ancestries of people in Elkhorn include German, Irish, Polish, English, and Italian.

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