Elgin is located close to the center of Texas. Elgin is between the Bastrop, Lee, Travis, Williamson county. Elgin has 5.80 square miles of land area and has no water area. As of 2010-2014, the total Elgin population is 8,224, which has grown 44.28% since 2000. The population growth rate is much higher than the state average rate of 25.13% and is much higher than the national average rate of 11.61%. Elgin median household income is $50,867 in 2010-2014 and has grown by 31.27% since 2000. The income growth rate is about the same as the state average rate of 31.68% and is higher than the national average rate of 27.36%. Elgin median house value is $104,100 in 2010-2014 and has grown by 38.43% since 2000. The house value growth rate is much lower than the state average rate of 59.27% 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 worse than the state average in quality. The Elgin area code is 512.