Elgin is located in southwest North Dakota. Elgin is part of Grant County. Elgin has 1.05 square miles of land area and has no water area. As of 2010-2014, the total Elgin population is 588, which has shrunk 10.77% since 2000. The population growth rate is much lower than the state average rate of 9.77% and is much lower than the national average rate of 11.61%. Elgin median household income is $35,398 in 2010-2014 and has grown by 58.09% since 2000. The income growth rate is about the same as the state average rate of 60.61% and is much higher than the national average rate of 27.36%. Elgin median house value is $57,700 in 2010-2014 and has grown by 106.81% since 2000. The house value growth rate is higher than the state average rate of 90.86% and is much higher 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 701.