Elizabethtown is a city located in Hardin County Illinois. It is also the county seat of Hardin County. With a 2020 population of 204, it is the 1152nd largest city in Illinois and the 23959th largest city in the United States. Elizabethtown is currently declining at a rate of -3.77% annually and its population has decreased by -32.00% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 300 in 2020. Spanning over 1 miles, Elizabethtown has a population density of 289 people per square mile.
The average household income in Elizabethtown is $33,704 with a poverty rate of 52.40%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $197 per month, and the median house value is $51,500. The median age in Elizabethtown is 44.3 years, 52.8 years for males, and 30 years for females.
According to the most recent ACS, the racial composition of Elizabethtownwas:
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The highest rate of high school graduation is among 2+ races people with a rate of 100.00%.
The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among white people with a rate of 8.56%.
100.00% of Elizabethtown residents speak only English, while 0.00% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 0.00% of the population.
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The race most likely to be in poverty in Elizabethtown is White, with 50.36% below the poverty level.
The race least likely to be in poverty in Elizabethtown is Multiple, with 66.67% below the poverty level.
The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 0.00%. Among those working part-time, it was 62.22%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 54.86%.
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Non citizens include legal permanent residents (green card holders), international students, temporary workers, humanitarian migrants, and illegal immigrants.
Born in Elizabethtown
100.00% of Elizabethtown residents were born in the United States, with 86.33% having been born in Illinois. 0.00% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Europe.