elkhart County, Indiana 

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Population

202,924

+3.1% since 2010

Unemployment Rate

3.5%

Median Income

$46,983

Median Home Price

$156,100

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Best Places to Live in elkhart County, 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 County, while January and December are the least comfortable months.

elkhart, IN Housing Market
Lowest Priced HomesHOMES UNDER $250,000
Most Expensive ListingsHOMES $250,001 to $500,000
Largest HomesHOMES $500,001 to $750,000
Median Priced HomesHOMES $750,001 to $1,000,000
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.


QUICK FACTS

Country: United States
State: Indiana
County: Elkhart County
Metro Area: Elkhart-Goshen
Political Ideology: Strongly conservative
City: Concord township (Elkhart Cnty), Elkhart, 26 total
Zip Codes: 46514, 46516, 46526, 46528, 46517, 46550, 46540, 46507, 46573, 46553, 11 total
Time zone: Eastern Standard Time
Elevation: 700 ft above sea level

Highlights

ECONOMY
The unemployment rate in Elkhart County is 3.5% (U.S. avg. is 6.0%). Recent job growth is Positive. Elkhart County jobs have increased by 5.2%. More Economy

COST OF LIVING
Compared to the rest of the country, Elkhart County's cost of living is 18.4% lower than the U.S. average. More Cost of Living or Compare Elkhart County's Cost of Living

WEATHER & CLIMATE
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VOTING
In the last Presidential election, Elkhart county remained overwhelmingly Republican, 62.9% to 35.0%. More Voting Stats

POPULATION
Elkhart County's population is 202,924 people. Since 2010, it has had a population growth of 3.1%. Learn More...

TRANSPORTATION
Average Commute time is 19.5 minutes. The National Average is 26.4 minutes. Learn More...

REAL ESTATE
The median home cost in Elkhart County is . Home appreciation the last 10 years has been 9.3%.

SCHOOLS
Elkhart County public schools spend $11,105 per student. The average school expenditure in the U.S. is $12,383. There are about 17.8 students per teacher in Elkhart County. More Education



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Housing Market in elkhart

It's a good time to buy in Elkhart. Home Appreciation is up 9.3% in the last 12 months.
The median home price in Elkhart is .

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MAPS OF ELKHART COUNTY, INDIANA
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ZIP CODES IN ELKHART COUNTY, INDIANA
46514, 46516, 46526, 46528, 46517, 46550, 46540, 46507, 46573, 46553, 11 total

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