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Population (year 2000): 7,305. Estimated population in July 2005: 9,021 (+23.5% change)
Males: 3,488 (47.7%), Females: 3,817 (52.3%)

Zip code:

Median resident age: 33.5 years
Median household income: $38,395 (year 2000)
Median house value: $114,600 (year 2000)

Races in Elkhorn:

  • White Non-Hispanic (92.0%)
  • Hispanic (6.1%)
  • Other race (2.8%)
  • Two or more races (0.9%)
  • American Indian (0.6%)
(Total can be greater than 100% because Hispanics could be counted in other races)

Ancestries: German (43.6%), Irish (17.3%), English (10.6%), Polish (8.2%), Norwegian (6.2%), United States (3.9%).

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Elevation: 1033 feet

Land area: 7.3 square miles

Elkhorn,

For population 25 years and over in Elkhorn

  • High school or higher: 79.4%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 19.4%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 7.1%
  • Unemployed: 4.3%
  • Mean travel time to work: 21.0 minutes

For population 15 years and over in Elkhorn city

  • Never married: 26.3%
  • Now married: 51.3%
  • Separated: 1.6%
  • Widowed: 8.4%
  • Divorced: 12.5%

4.8% Foreign born (2.8% Latin America, 1.1% Europe, 0.6% Asia).

Population change in the 1990s: +1,725 (+30.9%).




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Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: WI Waukesha, (31.2 miles pop. 64,825).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: WI Milwaukee, (48.0 miles pop. 596,974).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: IL Chicago, (82.5 miles pop. 2,896,016).

Nearest cities: WI (5.6 miles Como, Bay, WI (6.8 miles Williams WI (7.3 miles Delavan, Lake, WI (7.5 miles Delavan Lake, WI (9.1 miles Fontana-on-Geneva WI (9.1 miles Springfield, .


Single-family new house construction building permits:
  • 1996: 22 buildings, average cost: $89,000
  • 1997: 44 buildings, average cost: $76,400
  • 1998: 25 buildings, average cost: $109,800
  • 1999: 50 buildings, average cost: $99,300
  • 2000: 48 buildings, average cost: $126,600
  • 2001: 32 buildings, average cost: $84,400
  • 2002: 56 buildings, average cost: $123,600
  • 2003: 76 buildings, average cost: $126,900
  • 2004: 151 buildings, average cost: $147,900

Latitude: 42.67 N, Longitude: 88.54 W

Area code: 262


Industries providing employment: Manufacturing (31.6%), Educational,health and social services (20.8%).

Daytime population change due to commuting: +2,086 (+28.6%)
Workers who live and work in this city: 1,479 (38.3%)


 

Crime in Elkhorn by Year

Type 2001 2002 2003
Murders 1 0 0
    per 100,000 13.7 0.0 0.0
Rapes 1 3 4
    per 100,000 13.7 41.1 54.8
Robberies 1 0 3
    per 100,000 13.7 0.0 41.1
Assaults 7 9 8
    per 100,000 95.8 123.2 109.5
Burglaries 18 25 23
    per 100,000 246.4 342.2 314.9
Thefts 194 169 180
    per 100,000 2655.7 2313.5 2464.1
Auto thefts 8 3 6
    per 100,000 109.5 41.1 82.1
174.7 160.8 183.3


Average climate in Elkhorn, Wisconsin

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

Elkhorn,

Elkhorn-area historical tornado activity is slightly above Wisconsin state average. It is 69% greater than the overall U.S. average.

On 4/21/1967, a category 4 (max. wind speeds 207-260 mph) tornado 23.6 miles away from the Elkhorn city center killed 24 people and injured 450 people and caused between $50,000 and $500,000 in damages.

On 4/27/1984, a category 4 tornado 24.3 miles away from the city center killed one person and injured 14 people and caused between $500,000 and $5,000,000 in damages.


Hospital/medical center in Elkhorn:
  • AURORA LAKELAND MEDICAL CTR (W3985 COUNTY RD NN PO BOX 1002)
Other hospitals/medical centers near Elkhorn:
  • HARVARD COMMUNITY MEMORIAL HOSPITAL (about 18 miles; HARVARD, IL)
  • MEMORIAL HOSPITAL CORP OF BURLINGTON (about 18 miles; BURLINGTON, WI)
  • LAKEVIEW NEUROREHAB CTR MIDWEST 272 (about 26 miles; WATERFORD, WI)

Airports certified for carrier operations nearest to Elkhorn:
  • ROCK CO (about 35 miles; JANESVILLE, WI; ID: JVL)
  • KENOSHA REGIONAL (about 44 miles; KENOSHA, WI; ID: ENW)
  • GENERAL MITCHELL INTERNATIONAL (about 49 miles; MILWAUKEE, WI; ID: MKE)
Other public-use airports nearest to Elkhorn:
  • LAKE LAWN (about 5 miles; DELAVAN, WI; ID: C59)
  • GRAND GENEVA RESORT (about 12 miles; LAKE GENEVA, WI; ID: C02)
  • BIG FOOT AIRFIELD (about 14 miles; WALWORTH, WI; ID: 7V3)


Local government employment and payroll (March 2002)

Function Full-time employees Monthly full-time payroll Average yearly full-time wage Part-time employees Monthly part-time payroll
Local Libraries 2 $7,297 $43,782 10 $8,012
Health 1 $2,214 $26,568 4 $784
Water Supply 4 $12,556 $37,668 0 $0
Other Government Administration 3 $12,589 $50,356 7 $2,506
Police Protection - Officers 16 $67,049 $50,286 0 $0
Financial Administration 5 $11,836 $28,406 0 $0
Judicial and Legal 1 $2,291 $27,492 2 $1,162
Police - Other 4 $10,080 $30,240 2 $841
Electric Power 5 $21,637 $51,928 0 $0
Parks and Recreation 3 $9,365 $37,460 1 $266
Streets and Highways 9 $29,189 $38,918 0 $0
Firefighters 0 $0   37 $2,621
Totals for Government 53 $186,104 $42,136 63 $16,193


Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Elkhorn:
  • UNIVERSITY OF WISCONSIN-WHITEWATER (about 17 miles; WHITEWATER, WI; Full-time enrollment: 9,493)
  • MCHENRY COUNTY COLLEGE (about 32 miles; CRYSTAL LAKE, IL; FT enrollment: 2,707)
  • CARROLL COLLEGE (about 33 miles; WAUKESHA, WI; FT enrollment: 2,332)
  • WAUKESHA COUNTY TECHNICAL COLLEGE (about 34 miles; PEWAUKEE, WI; FT enrollment: 3,465)
  • ROCK VALLEY COLLEGE (about 42 miles; ROCKFORD, IL; FT enrollment: 4,200)
  • COLLEGE OF LAKE COUNTY (about 42 miles; GRAYSLAKE, IL; FT enrollment: 6,973)
  • GATEWAY TECHNICAL COLLEGE (about 47 miles; KENOSHA, WI; FT enrollment: 2,575)
Public high schools in Elkhorn:
  • ELKHORN AREA HI (Students: 796; Location: 482 E GENEVA ST; Grades: 09 - 12)
  • WALWORTH CO EDUC ALT HI (Students: 21; Location: 400 COUNTY ROAD H; Grades: 09 - 12)
Public primary/middle schools in Elkhorn:
  • ELKHORN AREA MID (Students: 642; Location: 627 COURT ST; Grades: 06 - 08)
  • WEST SIDE EL (Students: 508; Location: 222 SUNSET DR; Grades: PK - 04)
  • TIBBETS EL (Students: 426; Location: W5218 COUNTY ROAD A; Grades: PK - 04)
  • LAKELAND ELEMENTARY/SECONDARY (Students: 244; Location: 504 W COURT ST; Grades: PK - 12)
  • JACKSON EL (Students: 203; Location: 13 N JACKSON ST; Grades: 05 - 05)
Private primary/middle schools in Elkhorn:
  • ST PATRICK PARISH SCHOOL (Students: 172; Location: 534 SUNSET DR; Grades: KG - 8)
  • FIRST EVANG LUTHERAN SCHOOL (Students: 44; Location: 415 SOUTH DEUENDORF STREET; Grades: PK - 8)
Library in Elkhorn:
  • MATHESON MEMORIAL LIBRARY (Operating income: $447,870; Location: 101 N. WISCONSIN ST.; 38,843 books; 1,302 audio materials; 1,858 video materials; 179 serial subscriptions)
 

Elkhorn compared to Wisconsin state average:

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  • Black race population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Hispanic race population percentage above state average.
  • Renting percentage above state average.
  • Length of stay since moving in below state average.

Strongest AM radio stations in Elkhorn:
  • WTMJ (620 AM; 50 kW; MILWAUKEE, WI; Owner: JOURNAL BROADCAST CORPORATION)
  • WISN (1130 AM; 50 kW; MILWAUKEE, WI; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • WGN (720 AM; 50 kW; CHICAGO, IL; Owner: WGN CONTINENTAL BROADCASTING CO.)
  • WSCR (670 AM; 50 kW; CHICAGO, IL; Owner: INFINITY BROADCASTING OPERATIONS, INC.)
  • WBBM (780 AM; 50 kW; CHICAGO, IL; Owner: INFINITY BROADCASTING OPERATIONS, INC.)
  • WMVP (1000 AM; 50 kW; CHICAGO, IL; Owner: ABC, INC.)
  • WLS (890 AM; 50 kW; CHICAGO, IL; Owner: WLS, INC.)
  • WYLL (1160 AM; 50 kW; CHICAGO, IL; Owner: SCA LICENSE CORPORATION)
  • WAUK (1510 AM; daytime; 10 kW; WAUKESHA, WI; Owner: WALT-WEST WISCONSIN, INC.)
  • WNVR (1030 AM; 5 kW; VERNON HILLS, IL; Owner: POLNET COMMUNICATIONS, LTD.)
  • WZRK (1550 AM; 1 kW; LAKE GENEVA, WI)
  • WKSH (1640 AM; 10 kW; SUSSEX, WI; Owner: ABC, INC.)
  • WNAM (1280 AM; 50 kW; NEENAH-MENASHA, WI; Owner: CUMULUS LICENSING CORP.)

Strongest FM radio stations in Elkhorn:
  • WLKG (96.1 FM; LAKE GENEVA, WI; Owner: CTJ COMMUNICATIONS, LTD.)
  • WSLD (104.5 FM; WHITEWATER, WI; Owner: WPW BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • WHAD (90.7 FM; DELAFIELD, WI; Owner: STATE OF WISCONSIN - EDUCATIONAL COMMUNICATIONS BOARD)
  • WFZH (105.3 FM; MUKWONAGO, WI; Owner: CARON BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • WZSR (105.5 FM; WOODSTOCK, IL; Owner: NM LICENSING, LLC)
  • WKCH (106.5 FM; WHITEWATER, WI; Owner: NEWRADIO GROUP, LLC)
  • WSJY (107.3 FM; FORT ATKINSON, WI; Owner: NEWRADIO GROUP, LLC)
  • WSUW (91.7 FM; WHITEWATER, WI; Owner: BD. OF REGENTS, UNIV. OF WIS.)

TV broadcast stations around Elkhorn:
  • W34CK (Channel 34; ARLINGTON HEIGHTS, IL; Owner: FIRST UNITED, INC.)
  • W64CQ (Channel 64; ARLINGTON HEIGHTS, IL; Owner: TRINITY BROADCASTING NETWORK)

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