Elizabethtown Lancaster County, Pennsylvania

Elizabethtown: Borough in northwestern Lancaster County, Pennsylvania

Elizabethtown locator map
Location of Elizabethtown on Pennsylvania map.

About

Elizabethtown is a city located in the county of Lancaster in the U.S. state of Pennsylvania. Its population at the 2010 census was 11,545 and a population density of 4,324 people per km². After 10 years in 2020 city had an estimated population of 11,494 inhabitants.

The city was created 268 years ago in 1752.

2013 photo of Center Square  Elizabethtown  Pennsylvania  U.S.A. image
2013 photo of Center Square Elizabethtown Pennsylvania U.S.A.
2013 photo of Center Square  Elizabethtown  Pennsylvania  U.S.A. image

Geography

Elizabethtown is located at 40°9'10"N 76°36'10"W (40.1528700, -76.6027500).

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Elizabethtown Quick Facts

Population : 11,494 (2020)
Country : United States of America
State : Pennsylvania (United States)
County : Lancaster County
Postal code : 17022
Area : 2.67 km2
Altitude : 1,519 feet / 463 meters
Establishment : January 01, 1753 (268 years ago)
Time Zone : America/New_York
Local time : 16:34:09 (24th September 2021)
Density : 4,305 Pop. per km² as of 2020
Population growth : -0.44% (2010-2020)

Demographics

According to census records, the population of Elizabethtown decreased by 0.44% in 10 years.

Year Population % Change Method
2010 11,545 - census
2011 11,525 -0.17% estimation process
2012 11,605 0.69% estimation process
2013 11,561 -0.38% estimation process
2014 11,510 -0.44% estimation process
2015 11,544 0.29% estimation process
2016 11,519 -0.22% estimation process
2017 11,444 -0.66% estimation process
2018 11,415 -0.25% estimation process
2019 11,445 0.26% estimation process
2020 11,494 0.43% estimation process

Elizabethtown zip code is 17022. County name: Lancaster, County fips: 42071

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People born in Elizabethtown (9)

People born in Elizabethtown, including footballer Garret Pettis, politician Jack B. Horner, government official James Q. Reber, you can see a list of people who born in Elizabethtown.

Schools in Elizabethtown

College & universities near Elizabethtown, PA

Code Name City ZIP
212197 Elizabethtown College Elizabethtown (PA) 17022-2298

Stations (20)

Amtrak & bus stations near Elizabethtown, PA

Code Name Address Type
ELT Elizabethtown station South Wilson Avenue at West High Street RAIL
MJY Mount Joy East Henry St. and North Market St. RAIL
MID Middletown Union Street and Mill Street RAIL
HAR Harrisburg Transportation Center 4th and Chestnut Streets RAIL
LNC Lancaster station 53 McGovern Avenue RAIL

Post offices near Elizabethtown

Post Office Name City ZIP
Elizabethtown Post Office Elizabethtown (PA) 17022

Other places with the same name (6)

Other cities in Lancaster County

Cities, Towns, Neighborhoods & Other Populated Places in Lancaster County , PA. (more)

City Name Population Title
Hempfield 40,558 Unincorporated community in Lancaster County, Pennsylvania
Lancaster 17,106 City in central Lancaster County, Pennsylvania, United States
West Lampeter 15,983 Township of Pennsylvania
Ephrata 13,801 City of the state Washington, United States
Columbia 10,295 Borough in western Lancaster County, Pennsylvania, United States
Lititz 10,022 Borough in northern Lancaster County, Pennsylvania
Conewago 8,536 Unincorporated community in Lancaster County, Pennsylvania
Millersville 8,289 City in Lancaster County, Pennsylvania, United States
Mount Joy 8,071 Borough in northwestern Lancaster County, Pennsylvania
Willow Street 7,578 Census designated place
Clay 6,939 Census-designated place in Lancaster County, Pennsylvania
East Earl 6,899 Township in northeastern Lancaster County, Pennsylvania
Leacock 5,783 Township in Lancaster County, Pennsylvania
Union 5,661 Township in southeastern Union County, Pennsylvania
New Holland 5,547 Borough in Lancaster County, Pennsylvania, United States
Pequea 5,448 Unincorporated community in Lancaster County, Pennsylvania

Distance to Other Cities

Elizabethtown distances to largest Pennsylvania cities