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Elizabethtown, KY
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Elizabethtown profile

Living in Elizabethtown

Elizabethtown is a medium-sized city located in the state of Kentucky. With a population of 31,892 people and 11 associated neighborhoods, Elizabethtown is the eighth largest community in Kentucky.

Elizabethtown real estate is some of the most expensive in Kentucky, although Elizabethtown house values don't compare to the most expensive real estate in the U.S.

Also of interest is that Elizabethtown has more people living here who work in computers and math than 95% of the places in the US.

The overall education level of Elizabethtown citizens is substantially higher than the typical US community, as 29.15% of adults in Elizabethtown have at least a bachelor's degree, and the average American community has 21.84%.

The per capita income in Elizabethtown in 2018 was $34,216, which is wealthy relative to Kentucky, and middle income relative to the rest of the US. This equates to an annual income of $136,864 for a family of four. However, Elizabethtown contains both very wealthy and poor people as well.

Elizabethtown is a very ethnically-diverse city. The people who call Elizabethtown home describe themselves as belonging to a variety of racial and ethnic groups. The greatest number of Elizabethtown residents report their race to be White, followed by Black or African-American. Important ancestries of people in Elizabethtown include German, Irish, English, European, and Scottish.

The most common language spoken in Elizabethtown is English. Other important languages spoken here include Spanish and German/Yiddish.