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Elkton is a city in Brookings County, in the Brookings metro area.
The community was named for Elkton, MD
[NOTE: This is not the only community in South Dakota named Elkton. For links to other places called Elkton, SD, see the Duplicate Names box at right.]
The latitude of Elkton is 44.236N. The longitude is -96.48W.It is in the Central Standard time zone. Elevation is 1,752 feet.
The estimated population, in 2003, was 633.
Sections below provide additional information and links about Elkton demographics, travel and tourism, nearby airports, cemeteries, the Brookings County economy, education, environment, genealogy, government, historic sites, libraries, maps, museums, newspapers and other media, nonprofit groups, real estate, recreation, religion, transportation, and weather in the 57026 ZIP code.
48% of Elkton residents report German ancestry, and 13% report Irish. For more info on local ancestry groups, see the Elkton ancestry & family history guide.
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At the time of the 2000 census, the per capita income in Elkton was $18,912, compared with $21,587 nationally.
14% of Elkton residents age 25 and older have a bachelor's or advanced college degree.
Median rent in Elkton, at the time of the 2000 Census, was $305. Monthly homeowner costs, for people with mortgages, were $682.
Libraries in Elkton include Elkton Community Library ... View libraries
Brookings County supported George W. Bush in the 2004 presidential election. For more information, see our Elkton political report.
The average commute time for Elkton workers is 22 minutes, compared with 26 minutes nationwide.
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