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  1. Public Schools
    NG
  2. Crime & Safety
    NG
  3. Housing
    D+
  4. Nightlife
    C+
  5. Good for Families
    C-
  6. Diversity
    B-
  7. Jobs
    C-
  8. Weather
    A
  9. Cost of Living
    C
  10. Health & Fitness
    B+
  11. Outdoor Activities
    B
  12. Commute
    B+
Elkton is a town in Oregon with a population of 215. Elkton is in Douglas County. Living in Elkton offers residents a suburban feel and most residents own their homes. Residents of Elkton tend to be conservative.

Real Estate

Median Home Value
$189,600
National
$184,700
Median Rent
$775
National
$949
Area Feel
Suburban
Rent vs. Own
  • Rent
    29%
  • Own
    71%
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Crime & Safety

Crime & Safety
NG
Based on violent and property crime rates.
Violent Crimes
  • Calculated annually per 100,000 residents
National
  • Assault
    282.7
  • Murder
    6.1
  • Rape
    40.7
  • Robbery
    135.5
Property Crimes
  • Calculated annually per 100,000 residents
National
  • Burglary
    500.1
  • Theft
    2,042.8
  • Motor Vehicle Theft
    284
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Residents

Diversity
B-
Based on ethnic and economic diversity.
Age
  • <10 years
    13%
  • 10-17 years
    13%
  • 18-24 years
    3%
  • 25-34 years
    13%
  • 35-44 years
    7%
  • 45-54 years
    4%
  • 55-64 years
    17%
  • 65+ years
    31%
Education Levels
National
  • Master's degree or higher
    3%
    12%
  • Bachelor's degree
    4%
    19%
  • Some college or associate's degree
    63%
    29%
  • High school diploma or equivalent
    29%
    28%
  • Less than high school diploma
    1%
    13%

Working in Elkton

Jobs
C-
Based on employment rates, job and business growth, and cost of living.
Median Household Income
$38,036
National
$55,322
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Elkton Reviews

1 review
I've lived in Elkton now for 17 years, which is all my life. Elkton is fantastic; it has a lovely small-town feel but with all the access that comes with a larger city. The people here are super friendly and the businesses are booming.
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