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Elizabethtown, PA (Pennsylvania) Houses and Residents

Elizabethtown,PA index of house prices

Total population: 11,611 (All urban)

Houses: 4,473 (4,266 occupied: 2,267 owner occupied, 1,789 renter occupied)

% of renters here:

44%
State:

31%

Housing density: 1,719 houses/condos per square mile

Median price asked for vacant for-sale houses and condos in 2013 in this county: $82,189.

Median contract rent in 2013: $482 (lower quartile is $392, upper quartile is $593)


Median rent asked for vacant for-rent units in 2013: $732


Median gross rent in Elizabethtown, PA in 2013: $561

Housing units in Elizabethtown with a mortgage: 1,509 (148 second mortgage, 270 home equity loan, 0 both second mortgage and home equity loan)
Houses without a mortgage: 750

Median household income for houses/condos with a mortgage: $84,218

Median household income for apartments without a mortgage: $51,088

Median monthly housing costs: $890


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Elizabethtown, Pennsylvania Age and Sex of Residents
Estimated median house or condo value in 2013: $167,672 (it was $111,000 in 2000)
Elizabethtown:

$167,672
Pennsylvania:

$164,200
Lower value quartile - upper value quartile: $138,593 - $210,733
Median year house/condo built: 1968

Median year apartment built: 1966

Household type by relationship:

Households: 9,855
  • In family households: 7,992 (2,182 male householders, 524 female householders)
    2,218 spouses, 2,706 children (2,528 natural, 64 adopted, 114 stepchildren), 46 grandchildren, 83 brothers or sisters, 44 parents, 28 other relatives, 161 non-relatives
  • In nonfamily households: 1,863 (690 male householders (542 living alone)), 847 female householders (777 living alone)), 326 nonrelatives
  • In group quarters: 2,027 (704 institutionalized population)

Size of family households: 1,306 2-persons, 632 3-persons, 516 4-persons, 192 5-persons, 60 6-persons.

Size of nonfamily households: 1,319 1-person, 188 2-persons, 9 3-persons, 10 4-persons, 11 7-or-more-persons.

1,624 married couples with children.
500 single-parent households (131 men, 369 women).

94.8% of residents of Elizabethtown speak English at home.
1.3% of residents speak Spanish at home (49% speak English very well, 22% speak English well, 11% speak English not well, 18% don't speak English at all).
2.5% of residents speak other Indo-European language at home (80% speak English very well, 16% speak English well, 3% speak English not well, 1% don't speak English at all).
1.0% of residents speak Asian or Pacific Island language at home (46% speak English very well, 34% speak English well, 20% speak English not well).
0.4% of residents speak other language at home (88% speak English very well, 12% speak English well).

Foreign born population: 473 (4.0%)
(52.2% of them are naturalized citizens)

Median number of rooms in houses and condos:

Here:

6.3
State:

6.4

Median number of rooms in apartments:

Here:

3.9
State:

4.2

Owner-occupied Renter-occupied

Bedrooms in owner-occupied houses and condos in Elizabethtown, Pennsylvania:

  • 0no bedroom
  • 561 bedroom
  • 4102 bedrooms
  • 1,5883 bedrooms
  • 4154 bedrooms
  • 535+ bedrooms

Bedrooms in renter-occupied apartments in Elizabethtown, Pennsylvania:

  • 33no bedroom
  • 6231 bedroom
  • 7332 bedrooms
  • 3063 bedrooms
  • 494 bedrooms
  • 05+ bedrooms
Owner-occupied Renter-occupied

Cars and other vehicles available in Elizabethtown in owner-occupied houses/condos:

  • 118no vehicle
  • 8051 vehicle
  • 1,1862 vehicles
  • 2913 vehicles
  • 784 vehicles
  • 445+ vehicles

Cars and other vehicles available in Elizabethtown in renter-occupied apartments

  • 184no vehicle
  • 8781 vehicle
  • 5542 vehicles
  • 973 vehicles
  • 314 vehicles
  • 05+ vehicles
Owner-occupied Renter-occupied

Rooms in owner-occupied houses in Elizabethtown, Pennsylvania:

  • 01 room
  • 02 rooms
  • 583 rooms
  • 1694 rooms
  • 4185 rooms
  • 7976 rooms
  • 5327 rooms
  • 4188 rooms
  • 1309+ rooms

Rooms in renter-occupied apartments in Elizabethtown, Pennsylvania:

  • 271 room
  • 1372 rooms
  • 4983 rooms
  • 4864 rooms
  • 2995 rooms
  • 2196 rooms
  • 337 rooms
  • 458 rooms
  • 09+ rooms

Year house built

Median 2013 house/condo value by year built ($)

Median house/condo value by year householder moved into unit ($)

Breakdown of mean house values by ages of householders ($)

Owners and renters by unit type in %

  • Elizabethtown, PA household income distribution

  • Elizabethtown, PA household income distribution
  • 250Less than $10,000
  • 280$10,000 to $14,999
  • 222$15,000 to $19,999
  • 313$20,000 to $24,999
  • 276$25,000 to $29,999
  • 237$30,000 to $34,999
  • 332$35,000 to $39,999
  • 394$40,000 to $44,999
  • 271$45,000 to $49,999
  • 439$50,000 to $59,999
  • 504$60,000 to $74,999
  • 489$75,000 to $99,999
  • 154$100,000 to $124,999
  • 31$125,000 to $149,999
  • 23$150,000 to $199,999
  • 28$200,000 or more
  • Home value of owner-occupied houses in 2013 in Elizabethtown, PA

  • Home value of owner-occupied houses in 2013 in Elizabethtown, PA
  • 13$15,000 to $19,999
  • 23$20,000 to $24,999
  • 3$40,000 to $49,999
  • 6$70,000 to $79,999
  • 67$80,000 to $89,999
  • 11$90,000 to $99,999
  • 215$100,000 to $124,999
  • 399$125,000 to $149,999
  • 528$150,000 to $174,999
  • 361$175,000 to $199,999
  • 401$200,000 to $249,999
  • 179$250,000 to $299,999
  • 60$300,000 to $399,999
  • 4$1,000,000 or more
  • Rent paid by renters in 2013 in Elizabethtown, PA

  • Rent paid by renters in 2013 in Elizabethtown, PA
  • 5Less than $100
  • 3$150 to $199
  • 26$200 to $249
  • 7$250 to $299
  • 15$350 to $399
  • 67$400 to $449
  • 77$450 to $499
  • 140$500 to $549
  • 317$550 to $599
  • 144$600 to $649
  • 308$650 to $699
  • 68$700 to $749
  • 34$750 to $799
  • 225$800 to $899
  • 108$900 to $999
  • 64$1,000 to $1,249
  • 6$1,250 to $1,499
  • 54$2,000 or more
  • 73No cash rent

Year of entry for the foreign-born population

  • 1061995 to March 2000
  • 1271990 to 1994
  • 391985 to 1989
  • 621980 to 1984
  • 491975 to 1979
  • 161970 to 1974
  • 61965 to 1969
  • 68Before 1965
Elizabethtown commuting: travel time to work

Travel time to work (commute)

  • Less than 5 minutes: 416
  • 5 to 9 minutes: 1,074
  • 10 to 14 minutes: 723
  • 15 to 19 minutes: 583
  • 20 to 24 minutes: 1,006
  • 25 to 29 minutes: 600
  • 30 to 34 minutes: 813
  • 35 to 39 minutes: 167
  • 40 to 44 minutes: 215
  • 45 to 59 minutes: 189
  • 60 to 89 minutes: 108
  • 90 or more minutes: 111
Elizabethtown, PA Time Leaving Home for Work

Percentage of workers working in this county: 67.8%
Number of people working at home: 67 (1.1% of all workers)

Elizabethtown mode of transportation to work chart

Means of transportation to work

  • Drove a car alone: 4,773 (79%)
  • Carpooled: 476 (8%)
  • Bus or trolley bus: 19 (0%)
  • Railroad: 16 (0%)
  • Motorcycle: 9 (0%)
  • Bicycle: 9 (0%)
  • Walked: 665 (11%)
  • Other means: 38 (1%)
  • Worked at home: 67 (1%)

First ancestries reported:

 German: 3,819
 Irish: 813
 United States or American: 687
 English: 551
 Other groups: 550
 Italian: 523
 Polish: 435
 Scottish: 184
 Scotch-Irish: 149
 Swedish: 144
 Pennsylvania German: 117
 French (except Basque): 114
 Welsh: 107
 Dutch: 93
 Swiss: 84
 Norwegian: 75
 French Canadian: 72
 British: 72
 European: 65
 Russian: 55
 Guyanese: 52
 Austrian: 37
 Ukrainian: 36
 Arab:: 34
 Greek: 32
 Hungarian: 31
 Slovak: 28
 Canadian: 25
 Syrian: 17
 Northern European: 15
 Czechoslovakian: 14
 Subsaharan African:: 14
 Lithuanian: 13
 Lebanese: 12
 Zimbabwean: 10
 Czech: 7
 Finnish: 7
 Serbian: 7
 Yugoslavian: 7
 Turkish: 7
 Brazilian: 6
 Luxemburger: 5
 Romanian: 5
 Arab/Arabic: 5
 Danish: 5
 African: 4

Most common places of birth for the foreign-born residents (%):

  • 11%Guyana
  • 11%Philippines
  • 7%Mexico
  • 7%Germany
  • 6%India
  • 5%Cambodia
  • 5%Vietnam

Place of birth for U.S.-born residents:

  • This state: 9,236
  • Northeast: 823
  • Midwest: 341
  • South: 707
  • West: 195

48% of Elizabethtown residents lived in the same house 5 years ago.
   Out of people who lived in different houses, 48% lived in this county.
   Out of people who lived in different counties, 66% lived in Pennsylvania.

Education attainment for males 25 years and older:

  • No schooling: 6
  • Nursery to 4th grade: 0
  • 5th and 6th grade: 16
  • 7th and 8th grade: 62
  • 9th grade: 58
  • 10th grade: 144
  • 11th grade: 72
  • 12th grade, no diploma: 42
  • High school graduate (or equivalency): 1,339
  • Less than 1 year of college: 198
  • Some college more than 1 year, no degree: 292
  • Associate degree: 149
  • Bachelor's degree: 556
  • Master's degree: 193
  • Professional school degree: 128
  • Doctorate degree: 69

Educational Attainment for Males (%)

Education attainment for females 25 years and older:

  • No schooling: 20
  • Nursery to 4th grade: 0
  • 5th and 6th grade: 37
  • 7th and 8th grade: 193
  • 9th grade: 68
  • 10th grade: 170
  • 11th grade: 140
  • 12th grade, no diploma: 105
  • High school graduate (or equivalency): 1,592
  • Less than 1 year of college: 215
  • Some college more than 1 year, no degree: 277
  • Associate degree: 165
  • Bachelor's degree: 717
  • Master's degree: 213
  • Professional school degree: 138
  • Doctorate degree: 13

Educational Attainment for Females (%)

Class of Workers

  • Unemployment by race in 2000
  • Unemployment rate for White non-Hispanic residents
  • 1.9%Males
  • 1.6%Females
  • Unemployment rate for two or more race residents
  • 12.5%Males
Elizabethtown marital status for males
Elizabethtown marital status for females

Housing units in structures:

  • One, detached: 1,856
  • One, attached: 946
  • Two: 277
  • 3 or 4: 461
  • 5 to 9: 373
  • 10 to 19: 122
  • 20 to 49: 121
  • 50 or more: 317
Housing units lacking complete kitchen facilities: 0%

House/condo owner moved in on average 10 years ago

Renter moved in on average 1 years ago

Year Householders Moved Into Residence in Elizabethtown:

Houses and condos Apartments

Most commonly used house heating fuel in houses and condos:

  • 42.0%Fuel oil, kerosene, etc.
  • 41.0%Electricity
  • 13.8%Utility gas
  • 1.0%Bottled, tank, or LP gas
  • 0.6%Coal or coke
  • 0.6%Wood
  • 0.6%No fuel used

Most commonly used house heating fuel in apartments:

  • 42.8%Electricity
  • 29.0%Fuel oil, kerosene, etc.
  • 24.1%Utility gas
  • 2.0%No fuel used
  • 0.9%Other fuel
  • 0.7%Bottled, tank, or LP gas
  • 0.6%Coal or coke

Private vs. public school enrollment:


Students in private schools in grades 1 to 8 (elementary and middle school): 101
Here:

10.0%
Pennsylvania:

16.0%

Students in private schools in grades 9 to 12 (high school): 99
Here:

16.6%
Pennsylvania:

13.1%

Students in private undergraduate colleges: 1,356
Here:

86.6%
Pennsylvania:

37.3%

School Enrollment by Level of School for Male Students

School Enrollment by Level of School for Female Students

Age and Sex of Sensory-Disabled Residents (Noninstitutionalized)

Age and Sex of Physically-Disabled Residents (Noninstitutionalized)

Age and Sex of Mentally-Disabled Residents (Noninstitutionalized)

Age and Sex of Self-Care Disabled Residents (Noninstitutionalized)

Age and Sex of Go-Outside-Home Disabled Residents (Noninstitutionalized)

Age and Sex of Residents with Employment Disability (Noninstitutionalized)