City of Elizabethtown, Kentucky


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200 W. Dixie
PO Box 550
Elizabethtown, KY 42702
Phone: 270.765.6121
Fax: 270.737.5362
Toll Free: 866.241.9941

Elizabethtown, the seat of Hardin County, was founded in 1797; and named for the wife of Colonel Andrew Hynes. An earlier settlement there had been known as Severns Valley, for John Severns; a local settler and surveyor. The population as of 2006 was around 24,000.

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