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Elba is a township in Gratiot County, in the Alma metro area. [NOTE: This is not the only community in Michigan named Elba. For links to other places called Elba, MI, see the Duplicate Names box at right.]
The latitude of Elba is 43.161N. The longitude is -84.425W.It is in the Eastern Standard time zone. Elevation is 656 feet.
The population, at the time of the 2000 census, was 1,394.
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22% of Elba residents report German ancestry, and 6% report Irish. For more info on local ancestry groups, see the Elba ancestry & family history guide.
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At the time of the 2000 census, the per capita income in Elba was $18,323, compared with $21,587 nationally.
7% of Elba residents age 25 and older have a bachelor's or advanced college degree.
Median rent in Elba, at the time of the 2000 Census, was $316. Monthly homeowner costs, for people with mortgages, were $731.
Gratiot County supported George W. Bush in the 2004 presidential election. For more information, see our Elba political report.
The average commute time for Elba workers is 32 minutes, compared with 26 minutes nationwide.
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