Elkmont is a town in Limestone County, Alabama. It is part of the Huntsville Metro Area, with a total area of 1.6 square miles, all of which is land.
Manufacturing, retail trade and agriculture related activities are the major contributors to the local economy. Belle Chevre, a well known goat cheese maker, is based here. Public schooling is administered by Elkmont High School. The closest hospital is the Athens-Limestone Hospital, located 11 miles away, in Athens. Elkmont's cost of living is 14.20% lower than the country average, making living here comparatively cheaper.
The town gets 57 inches of rain annually. The number of days with any measurable precipitation, in a year, is 98. Snowfall is about an inch annually.