About Elizabethtown

Let's have a look around into background of Elizabethtown

County: Hardin County
State: Kentucky
Country: United States
Latitude: 37.6938889
Longitude: -85.8591667
Time zone: Eastern Time Zone
Current time zone offset: UTC/GMT -5 hours

Weather in Elizabethtown

Climate: Humid Sub-Tropical Climate
Best Time to Visit: April to June


Elizabethtown is a home rule-class city and the county seat of Hardin County, Kentucky, in the United States. The population was 28,531 at the 2010 census, and was estimated at 29,906 by the U.S. Census Bureau in 2016, making it the 11th-largest city in the state.

Distance from Elizabethtown center to Airport

The closest major airport to Elizabethtown, Kentucky is Louisville International Airport (SDF / KSDF). This airport is in Louisville, Kentucky.
Driving Distance: 41 miles / 66 km
Driving Time: 43 Minutes
Languages: English followed by Spanish being the most widely spoken languages.

Modes of transport

Airport: Louisville International Airport 
Rail: Paducah & Louisville Railway, Inc.
Road: Bus: Greyhound Bus Lines.

Customs and Tipping

For Restaurants and Bars: 
Waitress and Bartender – 10 – 15 % of the Bill.
For Hotels:
Room Service: $5 Minimum
Housekeeper: $1 - $2 per Day
Concierge: Between $5 - $25
Valet Parking: 
Parking or Returning Car: $2 - $5  

Nearby Tourist Cities

  • Radcliff,
  • Bardstown,
  • Valley Station

Emergency Contact Numbers in Elizabethtown city

Fire / Police/ Ambulance: 911
Railroad:+1 270-444-4300 (Paducah & Louisville Railway, Inc.)
Airport:+1 502-367-4636 (Louisville International Airport )
Hospital:+1 270-706-1212 (Hardin Memorial Hospital)


Fort Knox Federal Credit Union Summer Concert Series
BBQ Blues Fest BBQ
St. James Court Art Show

Tourist Attractions

Elizabethtown Sports Park 
Freeman Lake
Brown Pusey House Community Center

Theatre & Concerts

The Historic State Theater
Hardin County Schools Performing Arts Center

Visit Top Restaurants in Elizabethtown

Back Home Restaurant
Texas Roadhouse
2B Thai

Top Shopping Centers in Elizabethtown

Elizabethtown Peddlers Mall
Towne Mall
Estate Sales Etc.

Museums, Galleries and Gardens

Swope's Cars of Yesteryear Museum
Brown-Pusey House
Emma Reno Connor Black History Gallery

Iconic Delicacies of Iconic Restros

Brisket – Mark's Feed Store
Chicken Fingers – Cheddar's
Prime Rib – Stone Hearth Restaurant

Sports Club

Elizabethtown Youth Soccer – Soccer
Heartland Golf Club –  Golf 
Elizabethtown Country Club –  Golf 

Shelling Out Dollars

Imported beer: $ 4.75
3 BHK (Downtown): $     650.00
Cheap meal: $ 32.50
3 course meal: $ 50.00