Elk River

Elk River is in Sherburne County. Living in Elk River offers residents a sparse suburban feel and most residents own their homes. In Elk River there are a lot of parks. Many families and young professionals live in Elk River and residents tend to be conservative. The public schools in Elk River are above average.

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Overview for Elk River, MN

32,256 people live in Elk River, where the median age is 37.2 and the average individual income is $36,175.93. Data provided by the U.S. Census Bureau.

32,256

Total Population

37.2 years

Median Age

High

Population Density Population Density This is the number of people per square mile in a neighborhood.

$36,175.93

Average individual Income

Demographics and Employment Data for Elk River, MN

Elk River has 10,966 households, with an average household size of 3. Data provided by the U.S. Census Bureau. Here’s what the people living in Elk River do for work — and how long it takes them to get there. Data provided by the U.S. Census Bureau. 32,256 people call Elk River home. The population density is 411.59 and the largest age group is Data provided by the U.S. Census Bureau.

32,256

Total Population

High

Population Density Population Density This is the number of people per square mile in a neighborhood.

37.2

Median Age

49.78 / 50.22%

Men vs Women

Population by Age Group

0-9:

0-9 Years

10-17:

10-17 Years

18-24:

18-24 Years

25-64:

25-64 Years

65-74:

65-74 Years

75+:

75+ Years

Education Level

  • Less Than 9th Grade
  • High School Degree
  • Associate Degree
  • Bachelor Degree
  • Graduate Degree
10,966

Total Households

3

Average Household Size

$36,175.93

Average individual Income

Marital Status

Married
Single
Divorced
Separated

Commute Time

0 to 14 Minutes
15 to 29 Minutes
30 to 59 Minutes
60+ Minutes

Schools in Elk River, MN

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The following schools are within or nearby Elk River. The rating and statistics can serve as a starting point to make baseline comparisons on the right schools for your family. Data provided by the U.S. Census Bureau.
Type
Name
Category
Grades
School rating
Ivan Sand Middle School Alternative Learning Center
PUBLIC
6th - 8th
No rating available
PUBLIC
9th - 12th
4/5
Lincoln Elementary
PUBLIC
K - 5th
2/5
Solid Rock Christian Academy
PRIVATE
1st - 11th
No rating available
St Andrew Catholic School
PRIVATE
PreK - 5th
No rating available
Vandenberge Middle School
PUBLIC
6th - 8th
3/5
PUBLIC
6th - 12th
No rating available
Spectrum Middle School - Grade 6
PUBLIC
6th - 6th
No rating available
Three Rivers Montessori School
PUBLIC
PreK - 6th
No rating available
Meadowvale Elementary
PUBLIC
K - 5th
4/5
PUBLIC
6th - 8th
4/5
PUBLIC
9th - 12th
No rating available
Spectrum Middle School - Grades 7-8
PUBLIC
7th - 8th
5/5
Elk River Senior High
PUBLIC
9th - 12th
5/5
PUBLIC
K - 5th
5/5
Ivan Sand Community High School
PUBLIC
9th - 12th
1/5
Ivan Sand Community School- Is
PUBLIC
9th - 12th
No rating available
Ivan Sand After School Credit Recov
PUBLIC
9th - 12th
No rating available
Ivan Sand Community School Summer
PUBLIC
10th - 12th
No rating available
Twin Lakes Elementary
PUBLIC
K - 5th
5/5
Independent School District 728 Focus/Journey
PUBLIC
1st - 12th
No rating available
Elk River District Shared Time Prog
PUBLIC
K - 5th
No rating available
PUBLIC
12th - 12th
No rating available

Around Elk River, MN

There's plenty to do around Elk River, including shopping, dining, nightlife, parks, and more. Data provided by Walk Score and Yelp.

21
Car-Dependent
Walking Score
28
Somewhat Bikeable
Bike Score

Points of Interest

Explore popular things to do in the area, including Mama DeLuca's Pizzeria, Diamond City Bread, and Edge Bar + Boutique.

Name Category Distance Reviews
Ratings by Yelp
Dining · $$ 4.45 miles 43 reviews 4.6/5 stars
Dining · $ 1.91 miles 32 reviews 4.6/5 stars
Dining 1.98 miles 11 reviews 4.5/5 stars
Dining · $ 1.94 miles 30 reviews 4.5/5 stars
Dining 3.34 miles 3 reviews 5/5 stars
Dining · $$ 3.3 miles 19 reviews 4.5/5 stars
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