Elizabethtown demographics profile

StatisticElizabethtownNorth CarolinaNational
Population density (sq mi)78221891
Median age46.138.337.7
Male/Female ratio1.0:11.0:11.0:1
Married (15yrs & older)54%57%55%
Families w/ Kids under 1847%43%43%
Speak English94%89%79%
Speak Spanish4%7%13%
Elizabethtown, NC has a population of 3,597 and is the 7,924th largest city in the United States. The population density is 782 per sq mi which is 259% higher than the North Carolina average and 763% higher than the national average. The median age in Elizabethtown is 46 which is approximately 20% higher than the North Carolina average of 38. In Elizabethtown, 54% of the population over 15 years of age are married, 94% speak English and 4% speak Spanish. 80% of Elizabethtown residents were born in North Carolina, 17% were born out of state, 0% were born outside of the United States and 3% were foreign born.

Did you know?

  • The population density in Elizabethtown is 259% higher than North Carolina.
  • The median age in Elizabethtown is 20% higher than North Carolina.
  • In Elizabethtown 44.34% of the population is White.
  • In Elizabethtown 49.99% of the population is Black or African American.
  • In Elizabethtown 0.00% of the population is Asian.

Compare Elizabethtown, NC Demographics To Other Cities

Elizabethtown population breakdown by race

RaceElizabethtownNorth CarolinaNational
Black or African American49.99%21.50%12.63%
American Indian1.70%1.18%0.82%
Native Hawaiian0.00%0.07%0.18%
Mixed race1.89%2.45%3.06%
Other race2.09%3.01%4.75%
In Elizabethtown, 3.8% of people are of Hispanic or Latino origin.
Please note: Hispanics may be of any race, so also are included in any/all of the applicable race categories above.

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Source: The Elizabethtown, NC demographics data displayed above is derived from the 2016 United States Census Bureau American Community Survey (ACS).
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