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Total population: 12,103 (All urban)

Elizabethtown,PA index of house prices


Houses: 4,473 (4,266 occupied: 2,522 owner occupied, 1,744 renter occupied)
% of renters here:

41%
State:

49%

Housing density: 1719 houses/condos per square mile

Median price asked for vacant for-sale houses and condos in 2009 in this state: $171,540.


Median contract rent in 2009: $549 (lower quartile is $450, upper quartile is $675)


Median rent asked for vacant for-rent units in 2009: $592


Median gross rent in Elizabethtown, PA in 2009: $644


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: $72,600


Median household income for apartments without a mortgage: $44,375


Median monthly housing costs: $784





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Elizabethtown, Pennsylvania Age and Sex of Residents


Estimated median house or condo value in 2009: $169,064 (it was $111,000 in 2000)
Elizabethtown:

$169,064
Pennsylvania:

$164,700
Lower value quartile - upper value quartile: $131,723 - $210,244

Mean price in 2009:

Detached houses: $229,737
Here:

$229,737
State:

$223,477

Townhouses or other attached units: $233,255
Here:

$233,255
State:

$164,518

In 2-unit structures: $459,860
Here:

$459,860
State:

$166,566

In 5-or-more-unit structures: $7,640,907
Here:

$7,640,907
State:

$225,726

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

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Rooms in houses/apartments in Elizabethtown, Pennsylvania
Owner-occupied Renter-occupied
  • 1 room: 0
  • 2 rooms: 0
  • 3 rooms: 58
  • 4 rooms: 169
  • 5 rooms: 418
  • 6 rooms: 797
  • 7 rooms: 532
  • 8 rooms: 418
  • 9 or more rooms: 130
  • 1 room: 27
  • 2 rooms: 137
  • 3 rooms: 498
  • 4 rooms: 486
  • 5 rooms: 299
  • 6 rooms: 219
  • 7 rooms: 33
  • 8 rooms: 45
  • 9 or more rooms: 0
Bedrooms in houses/apartments in Elizabethtown, Pennsylvania
Owner-occupied Renter-occupied
  • no bedroom: 0
  • 1 bedroom: 56
  • 2 bedrooms: 410
  • 3 bedrooms: 1,588
  • 4 bedrooms: 415
  • 5+ bedrooms: 53
  • no bedroom: 33
  • 1 bedroom: 623
  • 2 bedrooms: 733
  • 3 bedrooms: 306
  • 4 bedrooms: 49
  • 5+ bedrooms: 0
Cars and other vehicles available in Elizabethtown, Pennsylvania in houses/condos/apartments
Owner-occupied Renter-occupied
  • no vehicle: 118
  • 1 vehicle: 805
  • 2 vehicles: 1,186
  • 3 vehicles: 291
  • 4 vehicles: 78
  • 5+ vehicles: 44
  • no vehicle: 184
  • 1 vehicle: 878
  • 2 vehicles: 554
  • 3 vehicles: 97
  • 4 vehicles: 31
  • 5+ vehicles: 0

Median 2009 house/condo value by year built


Year house built

  • 2005 or later: 17
  • 2000 to 2004: 198
  • 1990 to 1999: 457
  • 1980 to 1989: 612
  • 1970 to 1979: 436
  • 1960 to 1969: 437
  • 1950 to 1959: 721
  • 1940 to 1949: 479
  • 1939 or earlier: 1,056

Owners and renters by unit type in %

Breakdown of mean house values by ages of householders


Elizabethtown, PA house values

Estimate of home value of owner-occupied houses in 2009 in Elizabethtown, PA:

  • Less than $10,000: 0
  • $10,000 to $14,999: 0
  • $15,000 to $19,999: 0
  • $20,000 to $24,999: 0
  • $25,000 to $29,999: 0
  • $30,000 to $34,999: 0
  • $35,000 to $39,999: 4
  • $40,000 to $49,999: 3
  • $50,000 to $59,999: 0
  • $60,000 to $69,999: 0
  • $70,000 to $79,999: 0
  • $80,000 to $89,999: 0
  • $90,000 to $99,999: 0
  • $100,000 to $124,999: 111
  • $125,000 to $149,999: 332
  • $150,000 to $174,999: 508
  • $175,000 to $199,999: 458
  • $200,000 to $249,999: 671
  • $250,000 to $299,999: 350
  • $300,000 to $399,999: 88
  • $400,000 to $499,999: 39
  • $500,000 to $749,999: 4
  • $750,000 to $999,999: 0
  • $1,000,000 or more: 0
 


Elizabethtown rent paid by renters for apartments graph

Rent paid by renters in 2009 in Elizabethtown:

  • Less than $100: 13 people
  • $100 to $149: 0
  • $150 to $199: 9
  • $200 to $249: 8
  • $250 to $299: 36
  • $300 to $349: 22
  • $350 to $399: 12
  • $400 to $449: 93
  • $450 to $499: 194
  • $500 to $549: 184
  • $550 to $599: 187
  • $600 to $649: 219
  • $650 to $699: 116
  • $700 to $749: 69
  • $750 to $799: 166
  • $800 to $899: 277
  • $900 to $999: 171
  • $1,000 to $1,249: 73
  • $1,250 to $1,499: 19
  • $1,500 to $1,999: 37
  • $2,000 or more: 0
  • No cash rent: 138
 

Median house/condo value by year householder moved into unit


Year of entry for the foreign-born population

  • 1995 to March 2000: 106
  • 1990 to 1994: 127
  • 1985 to 1989: 39
  • 1980 to 1984: 62
  • 1975 to 1979: 49
  • 1970 to 1974: 16
  • 1970 to 1974: 6
  • 1965 to 1969: 68


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 commuting: travel time to work

Travel time to work (commute)

  • Less than 5 minutes: 416
  • 5 to 9 minutes: 1074
  • 10 to 14 minutes: 723
  • 15 to 19 minutes: 583
  • 20 to 24 minutes: 1006
  • 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 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%)
 


Elizabethtown, PA household income

Household income:

  • Less than $10,000: 250
  • $10,000 to $14,999: 280
  • $15,000 to $19,999: 222
  • $20,000 to $24,999: 313
  • $25,000 to $29,999: 276
  • $30,000 to $34,999: 237
  • $35,000 to $39,999: 332
  • $40,000 to $44,999: 394
  • $45,000 to $49,999: 271
  • $50,000 to $59,999: 439
  • $60,000 to $74,999: 504
  • $75,000 to $99,999: 489
  • $100,000 to $124,999: 154
  • $125,000 to $149,999: 31
  • $150,000 to $199,999: 23
  • $200,000 or more: 28
 

First ancestries reported:

 German: 3819
 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 (%):



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


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

  • This state: 9236
  • 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 rate for White non-Hispanic males: 1.9%
Unemployment rate for White non-Hispanic females: 1.6%


Unemployment rate for two or more race males: 12.5%
Unemployment rate for two or more race females: 0.0%


Median household income in 2009 for:

  • White non-Hispanic householders: $53,523
  • Black householders: $31,720
  • Asian householders: $59,013
  • Some other race householders: $24,299
  • Two or more races householders: $91,771
  • Hispanic or Latino race householders: $41,729
Elizabethtown household income for White non-Hispanic householders
Elizabethtown household income for Black householders
Elizabethtown household income for Asian householders
Elizabethtown household income for Some other race householders
Elizabethtown household income for Hispanic or Latino race householders

Elizabethtown marital status for males
Elizabethtown marital status for females

Median 2009 house value for:

  • White Non-Hispanic householders: $167,692
  • Asian householders: $168,149
  • Two or more races householders: $129,463
  • Hispanic or Latino householders: $314,214

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 12 years ago


Renter moved in on average 4 years ago

Year Householders Moved Into Residence in Elizabethtown:

Most commonly used house heating fuel in Elizabethtown
Houses and condos Apartments
  • Fuel oil, kerosene, etc. (42.0%)
  • Electricity (41.0%)
  • Utility gas (13.8%)
  • Bottled, tank, or LP gas (1.0%)
  • Coal or coke (0.6%)
  • Wood (0.6%)
  • No fuel used (0.6%)
  • Electricity (42.8%)
  • Fuel oil, kerosene, etc. (29.0%)
  • Utility gas (24.1%)
  • No fuel used (2.0%)
  • Other fuel (0.9%)
  • Bottled, tank, or LP gas (0.7%)
  • Coal or coke (0.6%)



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 (Noninst.)


 

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