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About Elgin

Elgin is a suburb in the Columbia Metro Area and in the Kershaw County. It has a population of 2,193 and a population density of 1,582, which is 94% above the national average. It has a median age of 32, which is 5 years below the Columbia Metro median age and 6 years below the national average.

Elgin has a median home value of $225,100, which is 3% below the Metro average.The average rent of $1,758 is 19% above the metro average rent and 40% above the national average rent. The average household income in Elgin is $68,158 , which is 17% above the Metro average household income and 5% above the national average of household income.

The average school rating in Elgin is 6. Elgin also has a crime index 62 that is below the Metro average and below the National average, making it one of the best places to raise a family in Columbia.

$226,500Median Home Value
$244,526 Columbia Metro Area
$1,758Median Rent
$1,440 Columbia Metro Area
5 /10 - 7 /10
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2 hr 51 mins To Columbia Metro Area
27 mins Average Travel Time To Work

Elgin Zip Code

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