Elkhart township (Elkhart Cnty), Indiana 

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Population

37,480

+3.0% since 2010

Unemployment Rate

2.6%

Median Income

$43,686

Median Home Price

$160,800

Best Places to Live in Elkhart township (Elkhart Cnty), Indiana

Small-manufacturing-town complex - Extreme northern Indiana at Michigan border, 15 miles east of South Bend. June, September and August are the most pleasant months in Elkhart township (Elkhart County), while January and December are the least comfortable months.

Pros
-Small-town atmosphere
-Cost of housing
-Nearby college town
Cons
-Harsh winters
-Economic cycles
-Low educational attainment


What Bert Has To Say About Elkhart-Goshen Metro Area

Elkhart, a small industrial town, has a diversified manufacturing base. A typical small Midwestern town, Goshen, to the southeast, has an agricultural base, an extension of some Elkhart manufacturing, and Goshen College. The industrial base has some unique components. Elkhart is the U.S. center for the manufacture of recreational vehicles, marching band and other musical instruments, and firefighting equipment.


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City: Elkhart township (Elkhart Cnty)
Zip Codes: 46526 46528
Time zone: Eastern Standard Time
Elevation: 700 ft above sea level

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ECONOMY
The unemployment rate in Elkhart township (Elkhart Cnty) is 2.6% (U.S. avg. is 3.9%). Recent job growth is Positive. Elkhart township (Elkhart Cnty) jobs have increased by 5.2%. More Economy

COST OF LIVING
Compared to the rest of the country, Elkhart township (Elkhart Cnty)'s cost of living is 11.7% lower than the U.S. average. More Cost of Living or Compare Elkhart township (Elkhart Cnty)'s Cost of Living

WEATHER & CLIMATE
June, September and August are the most pleasant months in Elkhart township (Elkhart County), while January and December are the least comfortable months. Today's Weather | Climate Averages

VOTING
Elkhart county voted Republican in the previous five Presidential elections. More Voting Stats

POPULATION
Elkhart township (Elkhart Cnty)'s population is 37,480 people. Since 2010, it has had a population growth of 3.0%. Learn More...

TRANSPORTATION
Average Commute time is 17 minutes. The National Average is 26 minutes. Learn More...

REAL ESTATE
The median home cost in Elkhart township (Elkhart Cnty) is $160,800. Home appreciation the last 10 years has been 6.4%. Check out the homes in the area

SCHOOLS
Elkhart township (Elkhart Cnty) public schools spend $13,408 per student. The average school expenditure in the U.S. is $12,383. There are about 16.6 students per teacher in Elkhart township (Elkhart Cnty). More Education


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Housing Market in Elkhart township (Elkhart Cnty)

It's a good time to buy in Elkhart township (Elkhart Cnty). Home Appreciation is up 10.4% in the last 12 months. Browse Elkhart township (Elkhart Cnty) Real Estate

The median home price in Elkhart township (Elkhart Cnty) is $160,800. Browse Homes in this Range.


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Reviews for Elkhart township (Elkhart Cnty)   4 Reviews
Ground Zero - 7/20/2015
I have lived in Elkhart County for over 11 years now. The following are just facts of this area since 2004 and my experience. All facts can be verified by several... Read More

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Concord Township - 1/4/2011
I have been living in Concord for the last 10 years. Up until 3 years ago, the area was very prosperous. The reason for lack of jobs is due to loss of RV buisnesses.... Read More

price to worth ratio - 7/16/2010
it's interesting that this location is somewhat pricy when it comes to cost of living...there isn't much beauty here, nothing attractive outside the window, not many... Read More


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46526 46528

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