In 2017, Elon, NC had a population of 9.94k people with a median age of 21.9 and a median household income of $50,521. Between 2016 and 2017 the population of Elon, NC grew from 9,781 to 9,939, a 1.62% increase and its median household income grew from $45,767 to $50,521, a 10.4% increase.
The 5 largest ethnic groups in Elon, NC are White (Non-Hispanic) (81.7%), Black or African American (Non-Hispanic) (9.62%), White (Hispanic) (3.21%), Asian (Non-Hispanic) (2.81%), and Two or More Races (Non-Hispanic) (1.19%). N/A% of the people in Elon, NC speak a non-English language, and 96.9% are U.S. citizens.
The largest universities in Elon, NC are Elon University (1,886 degrees awarded in 2017).
The median property value in Elon, NC is $232,600, and the homeownership rate is 50.5%. Most people in Elon, NC commute by Drove Alone, and the average commute time is 18.1 minutes. The average car ownership in Elon, NC is 3 cars per household.