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Eldora is a city in Hardin County.

It is the county seat.

The latitude of Eldora is 42.360N. The longitude is -93.099W.

It is in the Central Standard time zone. Elevation is 1,086 feet.

The estimated population, in 2003, was 2,942.


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Median household income
Local
$33,170
National
$41,994
Source: 2000 census, U.S. Census Bureau
For more census details and comparisons, see our Eldora demographic reports
Crime: The number of violent crimes recorded by the FBI in 2003 was 6. The number of murders and homicides was 0. The violent crime rate was 2.1 per 1,000 people.
Local festivals include:
  • Hardin County Fair - July 11-15, 2007
Dates often change. Check Eldora web sites and events links in the sections below.
Nearby parks & recreation: Pine Lake State Park
Historic sites and museums: Hardin County Historical House
Support for libraries: Local government funding for the local library system, in fiscal years 2001-2002, was above the national average. (See library links below.)

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Sections below provide additional information and links about Eldora demographics, travel and tourism, nearby airports, cemeteries, the Hardin 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 50627 ZIP code.

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Ancestry & family history

36% of Eldora residents report German ancestry, and 11% report Irish. For more info on local ancestry groups, see the Eldora ancestry & family history guide.

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At the time of the 2000 census, the per capita income in Eldora was $15,459, compared with $21,587 nationally.

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14% of Eldora residents age 25 and older have a bachelor's or advanced college degree.

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Median rent in Eldora, at the time of the 2000 Census, was $261.   Monthly homeowner costs, for people with mortgages, were $645.


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Libraries in Eldora include Eldora Public Library ... View libraries

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Hardin County supported George W. Bush in the 2004 presidential election. For more information, see our Eldora political report.

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The average commute time for Eldora workers is 15 minutes, compared with 26 minutes nationwide.

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