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Welcome to Elkader ...
The location of Elkader has been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (ie- the GNIS).<1>
From the Census Estimates for 2018, Elkader has a population of 1,215 people<2> (see below for details).
Elkader is 830 feet [253 m] above sea level.<3>.
Time Zone: Elkader lies in the Central Time Zone (CST/CDT) and observes daylight saving time
Elkader is located in the (563) area code.
The ZIP code for Elkader: 52043<4>
Population Details ...
At the time of the 2010 Census, Elkader had a population of 1,273 people (or 7.02% of the total population of Clayton County). This makes Elkader the county's 4th most populous community.
The population of Elkader represents 0.04% of the population of Iowa (which has 3,046,355 people), making it the state's 233rd most populous community.
With a 2010 count of 1,273 people, the population of Elkader decreased 13.11% from the 2000 Census (which had a count of 1,465 people).
Taken from the 2018 Census Estimates, Elkader had an population of 1,215 people. This is a decrease of 4.56% since the 2010 Census (or a decrease of 17.06% since the 2000 Census).
More information can be found on the Census Page for Elkader.
Communities Also Named Elkader ...
Using our Gazetteer, we have found another community named Elkader - it's located in Kansas.
For more information, see our Tidbits & Trivia Page for Elkader.
Our Genealogy Helper Page ...
We have a couple of sections for those tracing their genealogy.
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TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Elkader ...
Looking for more information about Elkader? A wonderful source is the TripAdvisor website. We always start with the TripAdvisor Tourism page, where you can read an overview with links that will help you find lodging, restaurants and attractions.
In addition to the Tourism page for Elkader, there are neighboring communities that also have Tourism pages. More information about those communities can be found on our TripAdvisor Page for Elkader.
Communities near Elkader ...
A sample of nearby communities can be found below.
Lies 18 miles [29 km]<5> to the Northeast (NE) of Elkader
Located in Crawford County (WI)
Lies 17 miles [27.4 km] to the Northwest (NW) of Elkader
Located in Allamakee County
Lies 16 miles [25.7 km] to the East (E) of Elkader
Lies 13 miles [20.9 km] to the North (N) of Elkader
Lies 13 miles [20.9 km] to the Southwest (SW) of Elkader
Lies 19 miles [30.6 km] to the Northeast (NE) of Elkader
Located in Crawford County (WI)
Lies 14 miles [22.5 km] to the South (S) of Elkader
Lies 16 miles [25.7 km] to the Northeast (NE) of Elkader
Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the East (E) of Elkader
Lies 13 miles [20.9 km] to the Northwest (NW) of Elkader
Located in Fayette County
To learn more about neighboring communities and counties, please visit the Nearby Page for Elkader.
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This page was last modified: 11 Nov 2019