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Based on the latest 2022 data from the US census, the current population of Elizabethtown is 11,533. Elizabethtown, Pennsylvania is the 2,835th largest city in the US.
Elizabethtown is located entirely in Lancaster County.
The peak population of Elizabethtown was in 2000, when its population was 11,879. In 2000, Elizabethtown was the 2,407th largest city in the US; now its fallen to the 2,835th largest city in the US. Elizabethtown is currently 2.9% smaller than it was in 2000.
Elizabethtown has shrunk 2.9% since the year 2000. Elizabethtown, Pennsylvania's growth is below average. 75% of similarly sized cities are growing faster since 2000.
Elizabethtown has a population density of 4,371.5 people per square mile.
|2829||Elk City, Oklahoma||11,570||10.2%|
|2830||Wendell, North Carolina||11,570||161.8%|
|2831||Ringwood, New Jersey||11,568||-6.8%|
|2832||Signal Hill, California||11,563||23.0%|
|2840||Town and Country, Missouri||11,503||5.7%|
|2841||Guttenberg, New Jersey||11,502||5.9%|
The total voting age population of Elizabethtown, Pennsylvania, meaning US citizens 18 or older, is 9,227. The voting age population is 45.3% male and 54.7% female.
According to the latest census statistics, 15.1% of the residents of Elizabethtown are 65 or older.
The racial demographics of Elizabethtown are 91.7% White, 4.2% Black, 3.1% Asian, 0.8% Two or more races, 0.2% Other and 0.1% American Indian. Additionally, 3.0% of the population identifies as Hispanic.
In Elizabethtown, 9.2% of residents have an income below the poverty line, and the child poverty rate is 9.0%. On a per-household basis, 6.3% of families are below the poverty line in Elizabethtown.
Among those aged 16 and older, 63.8% of Elizabethtown residents are in the labor force.
Among the adult population 25 years old and over, 90.2% of Elizabethtown residents have at least a high school degree or equivalent, 27.1% have a bachelor's degree and 11.6% have a graduate or professional degree.
Among Elizabethtown residents aged 5 and older, 7.0% of them speak a non-English language at home. Broken down by language: 2.0% of residents speak Spanish at home, 1.8% speak an Indo-European language, and 2.2% speak an Asian language.
The unemployment rate in Elizabethtown is 3.7%, which is calculated among residents aged 16 or older who are in the labor force.
In Elizabethtown, 12.2% 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 $62,219.
In Elizabethtown, 52.5% of housing units are occupied by their owners.
Renters occupy 47.5% of housing units in Elizabethtown.
Of all the housing units in Elizabethtown, 23.1% of them were build before 1940.
In Elizabethtown, 9.7% of the total housing units were built after the year 2000, which is approximately 450 units.
The median gross monthly rent payment for renters in Elizabethtown is $927.
In Elizabethtown, 84.1% of households have an active broadband internet connection.