Hardin County, Kentucky

Hardin County: County in Tennessee, United States


Hardin County is a county located in the U.S. state of Kentucky. As of the 2010 census, the population was 105,543 and a population density of 68 people per km². After 10 years in 2020 county had an estimated population of 111,309 inhabitants. Its county seat is Savannah. The county was created 205 years ago in 1818.

Hardin County locator map
Location of Hardin County on Kentucky map.

Quick Facts about Hardin County

Population : 111,309 (2020)
Country : United States of America
State : Kentucky (United States)
Different from : Hardin County, Hardin County, Hardin County, Hardin County, Hardin County
Area : 1544 km2
Water as percent of area : 3.2%
Land as percent of area : 96.8%
Named for : Joseph Hardin, Sr.
Altitude : 761 feet / 232 meters
Capital : Savannah
Establishment : January 01, 1819
Time Zone : Central Time Zone
Local time : 05:57:10 (14th June 2024)
Density : 72 Pop. per km² as of 2020
Population growth : 5.18% (2010-2020)
Hardin County  Tennessee courthouse in Savannah  Tennessee image
Hardin County Tennessee courthouse in Savannah Tennessee
Hardin County  Tennessee courthouse in Savannah  Tennessee image


Hardin County is located at 37°41'53"N 85°57'48"W (37.6979200, -85.9633700). It has 8 neighbors: Lauderdale County, Decatur County, Alcorn County, Tishomingo County, Chester County, Henderson County, McNairy County and Wayne County.

Hardin County map

The largest city of Hardin County is Elizabethtown with a population of 30,331. Other cities include, Radcliff population 22,923, Vine Grove population 6,554, West Point population 875 and Upton population 691. See all Hardin County cities & populated places.

Hardin County Populated Places

Cities, towns, neighborhoods & other populated places in Hardin County.

City Name Population Title
Elizabethtown 30,331 County seat of Hardin County, Kentucky, United States
Radcliff 22,923 City in Kentucky
Vine Grove 6,554 City in Hardin County, Kentucky, United States of America
West Point 875 City in Kentucky, United States
Upton 691 City in Kentucky, USA
Sonora 523 City in Hardin County, Kentucky, United States of America

Hardin County has 8 neighbours.

  • Savannah


The population of Hardin County increased by 5.18% in 10 years.

Year Population % Change Method
2010 105,543 - census
2011 107,497 1.82% estimation process
2012 108,198 0.65% estimation process
2013 108,969 0.71% estimation process
2014 108,483 -0.45% estimation process
2015 106,272 -2.08% estimation process
2016 106,964 0.65% estimation process
2017 108,161 1.11% estimation process
2018 110,279 1.92% estimation process
2019 110,958 0.61% estimation process
2020 111,309 0.32% estimation process

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People born in Hardin County (5)

People born in Hardin County, including politician Ray Blanton, Confederate Army general and businessman John W. Frazer, writer; University of Virginia professor Charles Wright, .


  • John William Ross (United States federal judge) he was born in 09/03/1878
  • Vernon McGarity (United States Army Medal of Honor recipient) he was born in 01/12/1921

Other places with the same name (6)

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Lexington-Fayette 314,488 The most populous city in Kentucky and the center of the Lexington-Fayette metropolitan area.
Meads 288,649 A census-designated place located in Meade County, Kentucky.
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Lexington 225,366 The second most populous city in Kentucky.
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Boone County 135,396 County in Kentucky, United States
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Madison County 94,265 County in Kentucky, United States
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