Elizabethtown is located close to the center of Kentucky. Elizabethtown is part of Hardin County. Elizabethtown has 25.36 square miles of land area and 0.46 square miles of water area. As of 2010-2014, the total Elizabethtown population is 29,464, which has grown 30.71% since 2000. The population growth rate is much higher than the state average rate of 8.45% and is much higher than the national average rate of 11.61%. Elizabethtown median household income is $42,735 in 2010-2014 and has grown by 19.29% since 2000. The income growth rate is lower than the state average rate of 28.72% and is lower than the national average rate of 27.36%. Elizabethtown median house value is $151,500 in 2010-2014 and has grown by 54.12% since 2000. The house value growth rate is higher than the state average rate of 40.25% and is higher than the national average rate of 46.91%. As a reference, the national Consumer Price Index (CPI) inflation rate for the same period is 26.63%. On average, the public school district that covers Elizabethtown is better than the state average in quality. The Elizabethtown area code is 270.