Elizabethtown Information

Elizabethtown Information

Travel info, sports, demographic data, and general statistics about the city of Elizabethtown, KY

General Elizabethtown Information

State: Kentucky

County: Hardin County

Close cities: Lebanon Junction, KY, Rineyville, KY, Cecilia, KY, Hodgenville, KY, Radcliff, KY, New Haven, KY, Boston, KY, Vine Grove, KY, Sonora, KY, Glendale, KY, Gaithers, KY

Elizabethtown Population (census data)
Total 23,777 (+3.9% since 2000)
Male 11,363 (47.8%)
Female 12,414 (52.2%)

Population Density: 988 people per sq. mile

Cost of Living Index: 82.2 (US Avg is 100)

Elizabethtown Elevation: 731 feet above sea level

Incorporated in 1847

Land Area: 24.1 square miles

Median Household Income: $46,657

Zip Codes: 42702, and 42701.

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Elizabethtown Demographic Data

Ethnic Information:
  • White Non-Hispanic (85.0%)
  • Black (9.7%)
  • Hispanic (1.8%)
  • Two or more races (1.5%)
  • American Indian (0.7%)
  • Other race (0.6%)
Ancestry Information:
  • United States (18.7%)
  • Irish (12.1%)
  • German (11.9%)
  • English (11.5%)
  • French (2.4%)
  • Scotch-Irish (2.2%)
Foriegn Born: 704 people (3.0%)
  • Asia (43.3%)
  • Europe (43.3%)
  • Latin America (13.3%)

Local Elizabethtown Sports Teams

Major League Baseball: Cincinnati Reds
NFL Football: Cincinnati Bengals, Tennessee Titans
NBA Basketball: Indiana Pacers
NHL Hockey: Nashville Predators
NCAA Sports: Western Kentucky University, University of Louisville

Elizabethtown School Information

High Schools
Elizabethtown High School (620 N Mulberry Street, Elizabethtown, KY, 42701 - Elizabethtown Independent District)
John Hardin High School (384 W A Jenkins Road, Elizabethtown, KY, 42701 - Hardin County District)
Middle Schools
Bluegrass Middle School (170 W A Jenkins Road, Elizabethtown, KY, 42701 - Hardin County District)
Talton K Stone Middle School (323 Morningside Drive, Elizabethtown, KY, 42701 - Elizabethtown Independent District)
Elementary Schools
G C Burkhead Elementary School (521 Charlemagne Boulevard, Elizabethtown, KY, 42701 - Hardin County District)
Helmwood Heights Elementary School (307 Cardinal Drive, Elizabethtown, KY, 42701 - Elizabethtown Independent District)
Lincoln Trail Elementary School (3154 Bardstown Road, Elizabethtown, KY, 42701 - Hardin County District)
Morningside Elementary School (313 Morningside Drive, Elizabethtown, KY, 42701 - Elizabethtown Independent District)
New Highland Elementary School (110 W A Jenkins Road, Elizabethtown, KY, 42701 - Hardin County District)

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