|Year||Population||Rank in US||Growth Rate|
Based on the latest 2022 data from the US census, the current population of Elizabethtown is 3,132. Elizabethtown, North Carolina is the 6,117th largest city in the US.
The peak population of Elizabethtown was in 2000, when its population was 3,823. In 2000, Elizabethtown was the 5,162nd largest city in the US; now its fallen to the 6,117th largest city in the US. Elizabethtown is currently 18.1% smaller than it was in 2000.
Elizabethtown has shrunk 18.0% since the year 2000. Elizabethtown, North Carolina's growth is extremely below average. 97% of similarly sized cities are growing faster since 2000.
|6111||Denmark, South Carolina||3,139||-5.3%|
|6112||Lawnside, New Jersey||3,139||16.1%|
|6115||Mount Morris, Michigan||3,136||-1.9%|
|6117||Elizabethtown, North Carolina||3,132||-18.0%|
|6120||Woodbury Heights, New Jersey||3,127||4.6%|
|6121||Commercial Point, Ohio||3,124||297.9%|
The total voting age population of Elizabethtown, North Carolina, meaning US citizens 18 or older, is 2,715. The voting age population is 36.9% male and 63.1% female.
According to the latest census statistics, 23.4% of the residents of Elizabethtown are 65 or older.
The racial demographics of Elizabethtown are 53.1% White, 42.4% Black, 3.5% Other, 0.8% American Indian and 0.2% Two or more races. Additionally, 3.9% of the population identifies as Hispanic.
In Elizabethtown, 34.3% of residents have an income below the poverty line, and the child poverty rate is 30.7%. On a per-household basis, 29.1% of families are below the poverty line in Elizabethtown.
Among those aged 16 and older, 44.4% of Elizabethtown residents are in the labor force.
Among the adult population 25 years old and over, 79.3% of Elizabethtown residents have at least a high school degree or equivalent, 24.9% have a bachelor's degree and 5.9% have a graduate or professional degree.
Among Elizabethtown residents aged 5 and older, 6.1% of them speak a non-English language at home. Broken down by language: 4.9% of residents speak Spanish at home, 1.2% speak an Indo-European language, and 0.0% speak an Asian language.
In Elizabethtown, 22.0% 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 $21,917.
In Elizabethtown, 59.6% of housing units are occupied by their owners.
Renters occupy 40.4% of housing units in Elizabethtown.
Of all the housing units in Elizabethtown, 5.9% of them were build before 1940.
In Elizabethtown, 9.9% of the total housing units were built after the year 2000, which is approximately 180 units.
The median gross monthly rent payment for renters in Elizabethtown is $557.
In Elizabethtown, 72.0% of households have an active broadband internet connection.