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Demographics

  Total Population  
N/A
    2013 2014 2015 2016 2017  
  Labor Market Area 1,095,278 1,100,117 1,100,526 1,104,372 1,112,700  
  Hardin County 108,282 108,610 106,486 107,316 108,071  
 Elizabethtown29,96830,10929,69229,906 
  Source: U.S.  Department of Commerce, Bureau of the Census, Annual Estimates.  

  Population by Selected Age Groups, 2017  
    Hardin County Labor Market Area  
Number Percent Number Percent  
  Under 16 23,464 21.7 223,425 20.1  
  16-24 13,178 12.2 123,571 11.1  
  25-44 28,233 26.1 296,633 26.7  
  45-64 28,391 26.3 295,974 26.6  
  65-84 13,148 12.2 152,018 13.7  
  85 and older 1,657 1.5 21,079 1.9  
  Median Age 36.9   39.1    
  Source: U.S. Department of Commerce, Bureau of the Census.  

  Population by Race and Hispanic Origin, 2017  
    Hardin County Labor Market Area  
Number Percent Number Percent  
  White 87,002 80.5 865,963 77.8  
  Black or African American 13,723 12.7 190,114 17.1  
  Am. Indian & Alaska Native 503 0.5 2,906 0.3  
  Asian 2,467 2.3 26,368 2.4  
  Native Hawaiian & other Pacific Islander 360 0.3 922 0.1  
  Other/Multirace 4,016 3.7 26,427 2.4  
  Hispanic Origin 6,250 5.8 52,465 4.7  
  Note: Hispanic is not a race category. A person can be white, black or African American, etc. and be of hispanic origin.
Source: U.S.  Department of Commerce, Bureau of the Census.
 

  Population Projections  
    2020 2025 2030 2035  
  Hardin County 112,494 118,413 124,137 129,638  
  Source:  Kentucky State Data Center, University of Louisville.  

  Per Capita Personal Income  
    2011 2016 Pct. Change  
  Hardin County $38,880 $40,262 3.6 %  
  Kentucky $33,989 $38,926 14.5 %  
  U.S. $41,560 $49,246 18.5 %  
  Labor Market Area Range $25,092- $41,828 $31,540- $47,361    
  Source: U.S. Department of Commerce, Bureau of Economic Analysis.  

  Households  
    2016 2016  
  Number of Households Persons Per Household Median Household Income  
  Hardin County 40,422 2.59 $51,541  
  Source: U.S. Department of Commerce, Bureau of the Census.