Elton is located close to the center of Louisiana. Elton is between the Jefferson Davis, Allen county. Elton has 1.64 square miles of land area and has no water area. As of 2010-2014, the total Elton population is 1,141, which has shrunk 9.52% since 2000. The population growth rate is much lower than the state average rate of 2.96% and is much lower than the national average rate of 11.61%. Elton median household income is $25,329 in 2010-2014 and has grown by 18.45% since 2000. The income growth rate is much lower than the state average rate of 38.15% and is lower than the national average rate of 27.36%. Elton median house value is $58,800 in 2010-2014 and has grown by 61.54% since 2000. The house value growth rate is lower than the state average rate of 65.18% and is 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 Elton is much better than the state average in quality. The Elton area code is 337.