|Year||Population||Rank in US||Growth Rate|
Based on the latest 2022 data from the US census, the current population of Elizabethtown is 31,931. Elizabethtown, Kentucky is the 1,237th largest city in the US.
Elizabethtown is located entirely in Hardin County.
The current population of Elizabethtown (31,931) is it's peak population.
Elizabethtown has grown 41.2% since the 2000. Elizabethtown, Kentucky is growing moderately quickly; it is growing faster than 77% of similarly sized cities since 2000.
Elizabethtown has a population density of 1,125.1 people per square mile.
|1232||North Olmsted, Ohio||31,991||-6.1%|
|1234||Rome, New York||31,974||-8.3%|
|1235||Juneau city and, Alaska||31,973||4.2%|
|1236||Garner, North Carolina||31,935||69.5%|
|1239||Beverly Hills, California||31,896||-5.9%|
|1240||Aiken, South Carolina||31,895||21.8%|
|1241||Carlsbad, New Mexico||31,888||24.5%|
|1243||Poughkeepsie, New York||31,850||5.6%|
The total voting age population of Elizabethtown, Kentucky, meaning US citizens 18 or older, is 22,174. The voting age population is 47.8% male and 52.2% female.
According to the latest census statistics, 13.7% of the residents of Elizabethtown are 65 or older.
The racial demographics of Elizabethtown are 76.5% White, 11.3% Black, 6.6% Two or more races, 4.0% Asian, 1.3% Other, 0.2% American Indian and 0.2% Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander. Additionally, 5.5% of the population identifies as Hispanic.
In Elizabethtown, 15.5% of residents have an income below the poverty line, and the child poverty rate is 20.0%. On a per-household basis, 12.0% of families are below the poverty line in Elizabethtown.
Among those aged 16 and older, 63.6% of Elizabethtown residents are in the labor force.
Among the adult population 25 years old and over, 90.6% of Elizabethtown residents have at least a high school degree or equivalent, 28.6% have a bachelor's degree and 12.2% have a graduate or professional degree.
Among Elizabethtown residents aged 5 and older, 7.1% of them speak a non-English language at home. Broken down by language: 3.1% of residents speak Spanish at home, 2.2% speak an Indo-European language, and 1.8% speak an Asian language.
The unemployment rate in Elizabethtown is 5.9%, which is calculated among residents aged 16 or older who are in the labor force.
In Elizabethtown, 18.2% of the residents in the non-military labor force are employed by the local, state and federal government.
The median household income in Elizabethtown is $46,754.
In Elizabethtown, 44.3% of housing units are occupied by their owners.
Renters occupy 55.7% of housing units in Elizabethtown.
Of all the housing units in Elizabethtown, 3.9% of them were build before 1940.
In Elizabethtown, 32.8% of the total housing units were built after the year 2000, which is approximately 4,500 units.
The median gross monthly rent payment for renters in Elizabethtown is $792.
In Elizabethtown, 76.9% of households have an active broadband internet connection.