Elkhart, KS Real Estate

According to census data in the year 2000 there were 981 housing units in Elkhart. This represents a 0.5% decline from 986 in 1990.

Of those housing units, none were located in either urbanized areas or urban clusters, and 981 were located in what is classified as a rural area.

Homeownership rate in Elkhart is about 72.2%. Elkhart's vacancy rate, including seasonal lodging, is about 12.7%. Average household size is 2.54 people.

The majority of houses, apartments or condos in Elkhart were built after 1963.


Housing Size

Housing Units by Size
Studio Type0.20%
One Bedroom7%
Two Bedrooms30.90%
Three Bedrooms43%
Four Bedrooms12.60%
Five Bedrooms or more6.20%
As % of Housing Units

Owned Homes, Apartments and Condos

Average Household Size2.67
Median year structure was built1964
Median Value of occupied units$68,400
Median Price asked for vacant units$41,700

Rented Homes, Apartments and Condos

Average Household Size2.21
Median year structure was built1958
Median Monthly Rent asked for vacant units$302

Owners Finance Status

Housing Finance
Second Mortgage & Equity Loan0%
Second Mortgage2.70%
Home Equity Loan3.50%
Simple Mortgage47.20%
Debt Free46.60%
As % of Housing Units
Median part of Monthly Household Income dedicated to covering home ownership costs12.8%