Basic information about the Elk County
The Elk County is located in the state of Kansas. This county occupies 651 square miles, with 7 square miles being water areas. There are 2.882 inhabitants living in the county according to the 2010 Census. As for the racial makeup of Elk County citizens, the 3 largest groups are White (95.14%), followed by Two or More races (2.29%) and American Indian and Alaska Native (1.46%). There are 1.284 households in the county, while 64,17% of them are family households and 35,83% represent non family households. There are 5 cities and towns in Elk County. The most populated city is Howard city and the smallest town or village is Elk Falls city.