In Elk Point the majority of the married population have no children living at home. This accounts for about 47.83% of the married population. Couples with 2 children at home account for 26.09% of the married couple population in Elk Point. Couples with 1 child at home account for 17.39% of the married couple population in Elk Point. Couples with 3 or more children at home account for 8.7% of the married couple population in Elk Point.
In 2011, the most typical family was a couple with no children, continuing a pattern spotted in 2006. Statistics Canada found that 44.5 per cent of families have no kids at home, partly reflecting the aging of the baby-boomer bulge, the leading edge of which has started turning 65
|no children||47.83 %|
|2 children||26.09 %|
|1 child||17.39 %|
|3 or more children||8.70 %|