Elgin, North Dakota, in
Grant county, is 57 miles SW of Bismarck, North Dakota (center to center) & 426
miles West of Minneapolis, Minnesota. The city has a population of 659.
The People & Families of Elgin
In Elgin, about 56% of adults are married. Most people in Elgin live
independently, in one-person housing.
People 65 & older make up an important part of the community in the city.
Wealth & Education
In 2000, Elgin had a median family income of $30,972.
In Elgin, 72% of the houses & apartments are occupied by the owners, not rented
out. Landlords in the city rent a large number of single bedroom units. Yes, you
can rent a place in Elgin without breaking the bank. Residential property taxes
remain low in the city.
In Elgin, 75% of commuters drive to work. Most residents would agree that
driving around Elgin is a bit easier than around other cities of its size.