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Elizabethtown is 20th in Pennsylvania out of 256 other cities in Race - Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander

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General Demographics

Size Demographics

Size Demographics
Elizabethtown Rank Pennsylvania US
Current population (2012) 11,560 55th 12,763,536 313,914,040
Size in square miles 2.6 129th 44,742.7 3,531,905.4
Population density (people per sqmi) 4,371.5 84th 283.9 87.4

People Demographics

Age Demographics
Elizabethtown Rank Pennsylvania US
Residents younger than 5 5.6% 142nd 5.6% 6.4%
Residents younger than 18 19.6% 187th 21.5% 23.5%
Residents 65 or older 12.4% 204th 16.0% 13.7%
Education Demographics
Elizabethtown Rank Pennsylvania US
Residents with high school diploma (older than 25) 89.6% 129th 87.9% 85.4%
Residents with college degree (older than 25) 26.7% 105th 26.7% 28.2%
Race Demographics
Elizabethtown Rank Pennsylvania US
Race - White 94.8% 69th 83.5% 77.9%
Race - Black or African American 1.2% 207th 11.4% 13.1%
Race - American Indian or Alaska Native 0.2% 83rd 0.3% 1.2%
Race - Asian 1.1% 142nd 3.0% 5.1%
Race - Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander 0.1% 20th 0.1% 0.2%
Race - Two or More 1.4% 169th 1.7% 2.4%
Race - Hispanic or Latino 3.3% 93rd 6.1% 16.9%
Race - White, not Hispanic or Latino 93.0% 75th 78.8% 63.0%
Misc People Demographics
Elizabethtown Rank Pennsylvania US
Female residents 53.5% 45th 51.2% 50.8%
Foreign born residents 2.5% 165th 5.7% 12.8%

Housing Demographics

Housing Demographics
Elizabethtown Rank Pennsylvania US
Housing units 4,521 95th 5,579,275 132,312,404
Units inside multi-unit buildings 39.6% 36th 20.5% 25.9%
Households 3,960 98th 4,952,566 114,761,359
Home ownership rate 52.9% 196th 70.6% 66.1%
Home median value $169,700 93rd $163,200 $186,200
People per household 2.3 140th 2.5 2.6

Income Demographics

Income Demographics
Elizabethtown Rank Pennsylvania US
Income per capita $20,276 191st $27,824 $27,915
Income per household $48,310 129th $51,651 $52,762
Income below poverty line 10.6% 135th 12.6% 14.3%

Business Demographics

Business Demographics
Elizabethtown Rank Pennsylvania US
Total businesses (including small businesses) 835 85th 981,501 27,092,908
Retail sales $48,163 155th $166,842,778 $3,3917,663,456
Retail sales per capita $3,998 166th $13,323 $12,990
Retail accommodation and food service sales $3,452 165th $19,625,449 $613,795,732

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