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Elba, Nebraska - Basic Facts

The Village of Elba had a population of 208 as of July 1, 2015.

The primary coordinate point for Elba is located at latitude 41.2853 and longitude -98.5693 in Howard County. The formal boundaries for the Village of Elba (see map below) encompass a land area of 0.37 sq. miles and a water area of 0 sq. miles. Howard County is in the Central time zone (GMT -6). The elevation is 1,860 feet.

The Village of Elba (GNIS ID: 2398793) has a C1 Census Class Code which indicates an active incorporated place that does not serve as a county subdivision equivalent. It also has a Functional Status Code of "A" which identifies an active government providing primary general-purpose functions.

Beneath the boundary map are tables with Elba population, income and housing data, five-year growth projections and peer comparisons for key demographic data. The estimates are for July 1, 2015.

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Elba, NE Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2015)


Total Population 208
Population in Households 208
Population in Familes 171
Population in Group Qrtrs 0
Population Density1 567
Diversity Index2 8


Total Households 97
Average Household Size 2.14
Family Households 65
Average Family Size 3


Total Housing Units 115 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 77 (67.0%)
Renter Occupied HU 20 (17.4%)
Vacant Housing Units 18 (15.7%)
Median Home Value $169,444
Average Home Value $230,519


Median Household Income $44,796
Average Household Income $53,740
Per Capita Income $23,670
  (Compound Annual Growth Rates)


2010-2015 2015-2020
Population -0.63% -0.29%
Households -0.2% -0.21%
Families 3.23% -0.31%
Median Household Income   2.83%
Per Capita Income   3.07%
1) Population Density = Total Population per square mile.
2) The Diversity Index is a scale of 0 to 100 that represents the likelyhood that two persons, chosen at random from the same area, belong to different race or ethnic groups. If an area's entire population belongs to one race AND one ethnic group, then the area has zero diversity. An area's diversity index increases to 100 when the population is evenly divided into two or more race/ethnic groups.
Based on Census 2010 counts, the Diversity Index for the United States was 60.6 and it is expected to increase to 64.8 by July 1, 2018.

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Elba, NE - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares Elba to the other 580 incorporated cities, towns and CDPs in Nebraska by rank and percentile using July 1, 2015 data. The location Ranked # 1 has the highest value. A location that ranks higher than 75% of its peers would be in the 75th percentile of the peer group.

Variable Description Rank Percentile
Total Population # 348 40th
Population Density1 # 384 34th
Diversity Index2 # 410 29th
Median Household Income # 375 36th
Per Capita Income # 392 33rd

Additional comparisons and rankings can be made with a VERY EASY TO USE Nebraska Census Data Comparison Tool.