Elizabethtown, KY
Quality of Life, Demographics, And Statistics

Demographics | Crime | Cost Of Living
Updated: 2021-08-09
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Elizabethtown, Kentucky Info Snack

Population
29,620
Unemployment
5.9%
Poverty
15.5%
Median Home
$180,000
Median Income
$46,754
Median Rent
$792

Elizabethtown SnackAbility

7
Overall SnackAbility
Jobs
6/10
Housing
7
Affordability
6
Diversity
8.5
Safety
8
Amenities
8.5
Education
8
Commute
9

Elizabethtown, KY Crime Report

501
Total Crimes
1,648.9
Total Crimes / 100k People
-33.42%
Below National Average
Statistic Count
Raw
Elizabethtown
/ 100k People
Kentucky
/ 100k People
National
/ 100k People
Total Crimes Per 100K 501 1,648.9 2,114.5 2,476.7
Violent Crime 49 161.3 217.1 366.7
Murder 3 9.9 4.9 5.0
Robbery 15 49.4 48.4 81.6
Aggravated Assault 18 59.2 128.6 250.2
Property Crime 452 1,487.7 1,897.4 2,109.9
Burglary 140 460.8 345.7 340.5
Larceny 239 786.6 1,323.5 1,549.5
Car Theft 73 240.3 228.2 219.9

Elizabethtown, KY Cost Of Living

95
Elizabethtown's Overall Cost Of Living
0.9x
Lower Than The National Average
Living Expense Elizabethtown Kentucky National Average
Overall 95 89 100
Services 101 100 100
Groceries 95 91 100
Health 102 90 100
Housing 85 70 100
Transportation 102 99 100
Utilities 94 98 100

Elizabethtown, KY Photos

Hardin County Courthouse In Elizabethtown
Source: Public Domain
Brown Pusey House Community Center
Source: Public Domain
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Rankings for Elizabethtown in Kentucky

Map Of Elizabethtown, KY

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Population over time in Elizabethtown

Year Population % Change
2019 29,620 0.5%
2018 29,474 -1.1%
2017 29,794 -0.1%
2016 29,835 0.6%
2015 29,657 0.7%
2014 29,464 1.8%
2013 28,940 2.4%
2012 28,254 2.5%
2011 27,574 2.8%
2010 26,822 -

Race / Ethnicity in Elizabethtown

White
73.1% (21,657)
African American
11.2% (3,319)
American Indian
0.2% (64)
Asian
3.8% (1,135)
Hawaiian
0.2% (45)
Other
0.4% (120)
Two Or More
5.5% (1,640)
Hispanic
5.5% (1,640)
Race Elizabethtown KY USA
White 73.1% 84.6% 60.7%
African American 11.2% 8.0% 12.3%
American Indian 0.2% 0.2% 0.7%
Asian 3.8% 1.5% 5.5%
Hawaiian 0.2% 0.1% 0.2%
Other 0.4% 0.1% 0.2%
Two Or More 5.5% 2.0% 2.4%
Hispanic 5.5% 3.7% 18.0%

Gender in Elizabethtown

Female
52.3% (15,479)
Male
47.7% (14,140)
Gender Elizabethtown KY USA
Female 52.3% 50.8% 50.8%
Male 47.7% 49.2% 49.2%

Highest level of educational attainment in Elizabethtown for adults over 25

< 9th Grade
3.0% (888)
9-12th Grade
6.0% (1,777)
High School / GED
26.0% (7,701)
Some College
24.0% (7,108)
Associate's Degree
12.0% (3,554)
Bachelor's Degree
16.0% (4,739)
Master's Degree
10.0% (2,962)
Professional Degree
2.0% (592)
Doctorate Degree
1.0% (296)
Education Elizabethtown KY USA
< 9th Grade 3.0% 6.0% 6.0%
9-12th Grade 6.0% 8.0% 7.0%
High School / GED 26.0% 33.0% 27.0%
Some College 24.0% 21.0% 20.0%
Associate's Degree 12.0% 8.0% 8.0%
Bachelor's Degree 16.0% 14.0% 20.0%
Master's Degree 10.0% 7.0% 9.0%
Professional Degree 2.0% 2.0% 2.0%
Doctorate Degree 1.0% 1.0% 1.0%

Household Income For Elizabethtown, Kentucky

Less than $10,000
7.5% (222,981)
$10,000 to $14,999
5.4% (160,216)
$15,000 to $24,999
11.8% (348,276)
$25,000 to $34,999
12.1% (359,366)
$35,000 to $49,999
15.9% (470,975)
$50,000 to $74,999
16.3% (482,065)
$75,000 to $99,999
11.3% (334,590)
$100,000 to $149,999
12.3% (365,029)
$150,000 to $199,999
3.9% (116,564)
$200,000 or more
3.4% (101,934)
Income Elizabethtown KY USA
Less than $10,000 7.5% 8.3% 6.0%
$10,000 to $14,999 5.4% 5.8% 4.3%
$15,000 to $24,999 11.8% 11.1% 8.9%
$25,000 to $34,999 12.1% 10.5% 8.9%
$35,000 to $49,999 15.9% 13.8% 12.3%
$50,000 to $74,999 16.3% 17.7% 17.2%
$75,000 to $99,999 11.3% 12.1% 12.7%
$100,000 to $149,999 12.3% 12.5% 15.1%
$150,000 to $199,999 3.9% 4.3% 6.8%
$200,000 or more 3.4% 3.9% 7.7%

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