Elkhart is located close to the center of Illinois. Elkhart is part of Logan County. Elkhart has 1.45 square miles of land area and 0.01 square miles of water area. As of 2010-2014, the total Elkhart population is 377, which has shrunk 14.90% since 2000. The population growth rate is much lower than the state average rate of 3.62% and is much lower than the national average rate of 11.61%. Elkhart median household income is $61,875 in 2010-2014 and has grown by 47.89% since 2000. The income growth rate is much higher than the state average rate of 22.70% and is much higher than the national average rate of 27.36%. Elkhart median house value is $97,000 in 2010-2014 and has grown by 42.02% since 2000. The house value growth rate is higher than the state average rate of 34.33% 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 Elkhart is better than the state average in quality. The Elkhart area code is 217.