Elizabethtown, Kentucky Population 2019

Year Population Growth Annual Growth Rate
201730,0233491.18%
201629,6741670.57%
201529,507-440-1.47%
201429,947940.31%
201329,8535001.70%
201229,3531610.55%
201129,1922360.82%
201028,9566,4142.54%
200022,5424,3752.18%
199018,1672,7871.68%
198015,3803,6322.73%
197011,7482,1072.00%
19609,6413,8345.20%
19505,8072,1404.70%
19403,6671,0773.54%
19302,590600.23%
19202,5306301.44%
19001,900-626-1.41%
18802,5260.00%

Population by Race

Race Population
White23,201
Black or African American3,222
Two or More Races1,540
Asian1,236
Some Other Race482
American Indian and Alaska Native78
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander35

Data via US Census (2017 ACS 5-Year Survey): Table B03002

Elizabethtown Ky Population Pyramid 2019

Data via US Census (2017 ACS 5-Year Survey): Table S0101

Elizabethtown Ky Median Age

36.3


Total

34.9


Male

38.1


Female

Elizabethtown Ky Adults

There are 22,548 adults, (4,085 of whom are seniors) in Elizabethtown Ky.

Elizabethtown Ky Age Dependency

61.4

Age Dependency Ratio

22.1

Old Age Dependency Ratio

39.2

Child Dependency Ratio

Elizabethtown Ky Sex Ratio

Female

15,254

51.20%

Male

14,540

48.80%

Elizabethtown Ky Households and Families

Elizabethtown Ky Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

Data via US Census (2017 ACS 5-Year Survey): Table S1101

Elizabethtown Ky Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married68.1%31.9%
All46.7%53.3%
Female36.9%63.1%
Non Family33.8%66.2%
Male22.1%77.9%

46.7%

Rate of Home Ownership

Elizabethtown Ky Households by Type

Type Count Average Size Owned
All12,4112.3246.7
Non Family5,3211.1833.8
Married4,8543.2468.1
Female1,3822.9736.9
Male8543.1322.1

3.05

Average Family Size

2.32

Average Household Size

7.8%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0.1%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

Elizabethtown Ky Households

Elizabethtown Ky Education

Elizabethtown Ky Educational Attainment by Sex (over 25)

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade7323.75%
9th to 12th Grade1,3466.90%
High School Graduate4,87024.95%
Some College5,16826.48%
Associates Degree1,7729.08%
Bachelors Degree2,94615.09%
Graduate Degree2,68313.75%

Elizabethtown Ky Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
White15,40313,7704,163
Black2,0071,891605
Hispanic925778409
Asian806688316
Multiple Races401342138
Other Race305214114
Native American47398
Islander3516

The highest rate of high school graduation is among black people with a rate of 94.22%.

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among black people with a rate of 44.22%.

Elizabethtown Ky Earnings by Educational Attainment

Name Average Male Female
Overall$37,464$42,358$30,772
Less Than High School$18,204$17,651$20,265
High School Grad$28,085$32,440$20,854
Some College$31,857$40,230$27,269
Bachelors Degree$50,433$60,577$42,422
Graduate Degree$61,719$78,750$51,750

$37,464

Average Earnings

$42,358

Average Male

$30,772

Average Female

Elizabethtown Ky Language

Elizabethtown Ky Language by Age

Elizabethtown Ky Language

92.24% of Elizabethtown Ky residents speak only English, while 7.76% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 3.37% of the population.

Elizabethtown Ky Poverty

Elizabethtown Ky Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White21,4972,66412.39%
Black2,96777125.99%
Hispanic1,61539224.27%
Multiple1,50133522.32%
Asian1,19425621.44%
Other48223448.55%
Native783139.74%

15.41%

Overall Poverty Rate

11.80%

Male Poverty Rate

18.76%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Elizabethtown Ky

The race most likely to be in poverty in Elizabethtown Ky is Other, with 48.55% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Elizabethtown Ky is White, with 12.39% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 3.32%. Among those working part-time, it was 22.65%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 24.39%.

Elizabethtown Ky Poverty Rate by Education

Name Poverty
Less Than High School30.66%
High School15.26%
Some College13.93%
Bachelors or Greater4.29%

Elizabethtown Ky Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Name Poverty
Female Unemployed41.07%
Male Unemployed33.86%
Female Employed11.84%
Male Employed5.83%

Elizabethtown Ky Income

Elizabethtown Ky Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$45,936$67,013
Families$63,518$84,453
Married Families$80,671$104,398
Non Families$30,825$41,719

Elizabethtown Ky Marital Status

Elizabethtown Ky Marital Status

Marriage Rates

45.0%

Overall Marriage Rate

47.0%

Male Marriage Rate

43.0%

Female Marriage Rate

Elizabethtown Ky Married by Age and Sex

Elizabethtown Ky Marriage

The age group where males are most likely to be married is Over 65, while the female age group most likely to be married is 35-44.

Elizabethtown Ky Marital Status by Race


Data via US Census (2017 ACS 5-Year Survey): Table S1201

Elizabethtown Ky Veterans

Elizabethtown Ky Veterans by War

3,687

Number of Veterans

3,165

Male Veterans

522

Female Veterans

Name Veterans
First Gulf War1,332
Second Gulf War1,300
Vietnam816
Korea249
World War II120

Elizabethtown Ky Veterans by Age

Name Veterans
35 to 541,348
55 to 64732
65 to 74558
75+538
18 to 34511

Elizabethtown Ky Veterans by Race

Name Veterans % of Total
White2,85616.07%
Black61125.27%
Hispanic23321.24%
Other13037.04%
2 or More8213.44%
Indian810.81%

Elizabethtown Ky Veterans by Education

4.78%

Veteran Poverty Rate

36.83%

Veteran Disability Rate

Elizabethtown Ky Employment Status

Elizabethtown Ky Employment by Age

63.9%

Labor Force Participation

58.9%

Employment Rate

5.2%

Unemployment Rate

Elizabethtown Ky Employment by Race

Elizabethtown Ky Employment by Education

Elizabethtown Ky Place of Birth

Origin of Non Citizens

Non citizens include legal permanent residents (green card holders), international students, temporary workers, humanitarian migrants, and illegal immigrants.

Origin of Naturalized Citizens

54.70%

Born in Kentucky

95.23%

Native Born

4.77%

Foreign Born

2.28%

Non Citizen

Place of Birth

95.23% of Elizabethtown Ky residents were born in the United States, with 54.70% having been born in Kentucky. 2.28% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Asia.