Elgin is located in west Ohio. Elgin is part of Van Wert County. Elgin has 0.22 square miles of land area and has no water area. As of 2010-2014, the total Elgin population is 40, which has shrunk 20.00% since 2000. The population growth rate is much lower than the state average rate of 1.83% and is much lower than the national average rate of 11.61%. Elgin median household income is $38,125 in 2010-2014 and has has shrunk by 1.61% since 2000. The income growth rate is much lower than the state average rate of 19.27% and is much lower than the national average rate of 27.36%. Elgin median house value is $75,000 in 2010-2014 and has shrunk by -38.38% since 2000. The house value growth rate is much higher than the state average rate of 24.98% 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 better than the state average in quality. The Elgin area code is 419.