Elgin is located in northeast Iowa. Elgin is between the Fayette, Clayton county. Elgin has 0.66 square miles of land area and has no water area. As of 2010-2014, the total Elgin population is 793, which has grown 17.31% since 2000. The population growth rate is much higher than the state average rate of 5.19% and is much higher than the national average rate of 11.61%. Elgin median household income is $43,250 in 2010-2014 and has grown by 50.00% since 2000. The income growth rate is higher than the state average rate of 33.56% and is much higher than the national average rate of 27.36%. Elgin median house value is $79,800 in 2010-2014 and has grown by 35.71% since 2000. The house value growth rate is lower than the state average rate of 53.09% and is lower than the national average rate of 46.91%. As a reference, the national Consumer Price Index (CPI) inflation rate for the same period is 26.63%. On average, the public school district that covers Elgin is much better than the state average in quality. The Elgin area code is 563.