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"Band Instrument Capital of the World"
"The City with a Heart"

The Indiana state capital is Indianapolis.

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46514, 46516, 46517

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Statistics & Facts

The population of Elkhart is approximately 44,840 (1994), 50949 (2010).
The approximate number of families is 19,147 (1990), 19261 (2010).

The amount of land area in Elkhart is 44.388 sq. kilometers.
The amount of land area in Elkhart is 22.30 sq. miles.
The amount of surface water is 2.096 sq kilometers.
The distance from Elkhart to Washington DC is 527 miles. The distance to the Indiana state capital is 132 miles. (as the crow flies)
Elkhart is positioned 41.68 degrees north of the equator and 85.96 degrees west of the prime meridian.

Elkhart per capita income is $18,547 .
Elkhart median income is $30,973.

The Elkhart median home price is $76,100.

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Elkhart location: in Northern Indiana near the Michigan border

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Climate & Weather

Elkhart average annual rainfall is 42.8 inches per year
Elkhart average annual precipitation is 42.08 inches per year.
Elkhart average temperature is (January) 25.3, (July) 71.3 degrees F.
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History & History Related Items

Elkhart history:
The French name for the Elkhart River, Coeur De Cerf, translates to the name. "Heart of a Stag". Elkhart has two rivers that come together which are in the shape of an elks heart, hence ELKHART

Elkhart, Indiana is the band instrument capitol of the World.
The founding of Elkhart: 1832
The incorporation date of Elkhart: 1858

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Elkhart attractions:
A webpage for Elkhart, Indiana with information about Elkhart and the surrounding area. A nice and informative website.

Elkhart County Travel and Tourism

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