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Elgin, Oklahoma - Basic Facts

The City of Elgin had a population of 2,766 as of July 1, 2017.

The primary coordinate point for Elgin is located at latitude 34.7862 and longitude -98.2966 in Comanche County. The formal boundaries for the City of Elgin (see map below) encompass a land area of 3.84 sq. miles and a water area of 0.01 sq. miles. Comanche County is in the Central time zone (GMT -6). The elevation is 1,293 feet.

The City of Elgin (GNIS ID: 2410421) 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.

Oklahoma is one of 20 states where Census County Divisions (CCDs) are used for statistical tracking of subdivisions within each county. The City of Elgin is located within Northeast Comanche Division of Comanche County.

Beneath the boundary map are tables with Elgin population, income and housing data, five-year growth projections and peer comparisons for key demographic data. The estimates are for July 1, 2017.

Alternate Unofficial Names for Elgin: Ceegee.

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Elgin, OK Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2017)


Total Population 2,766
Daytime Population: Workers 1,161
Daytime Population: Residents 1,385
Total Daytime Population (TDP) 2,546
Ratio TDP/Total Population1 0.92
Population in Households 2,766
Population in Familes 2,411
Population in Group Qrtrs 0
Population Density2 720
Diversity Index3 48


Median Household Income $55,265
Average Household Income $70,535
Per Capita Income $26,249


Total Housing Units 1,022 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 709 (69.4%)
Renter Occupied HU 259 (25.3%)
Vacant Housing Units 54 ( 5.3%)
Median Home Value $121,894
Average Home Value $136,495


Total Households 968
Average Household Size 2.86
Family Households 739
Average Family Size 3
  1. If the ratio of the TDP to Total Population is greater than 1, the location gains population during the day when commuting workers are present. If the ratio is less than 1, the location is more of a bedroom community where people commute to another place for work.
  2. Population Density = Total Population per square mile.
  3. The Diversity Index is a scale of 0 to 100 that represents the likelihood 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.


2010-2017 2017-2022
Population 3.5% 0.87%
Households 3.41% 0.81%
Families 2.47% 0.69%
Median Household Income   1.96%
Per Capita Income   2.74%

Elgin, OK - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares Elgin to the other 731 incorporated cities, towns and CDPs in Oklahoma by rank and percentile using July 1, 2017 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 # 126 83rd
Population Density # 280 62nd
Diversity Index # 396 46th
Median Household Income # 86 88th
Per Capita Income # 182 75th

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