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Harrison, Georgia - Basic Facts

The Town of Harrison had a population of 492 as of July 1, 2019.

The primary coordinate point for Harrison is located at latitude 32.8263 and longitude -82.7251 in Washington County. The formal boundaries for the Town of Harrison encompass a land area of 1.71 sq. miles and a water area of 0.06 sq. miles. Washington County is in the Eastern time zone (GMT -5). The elevation is 410 feet.

The Town of Harrison (GNIS ID: 2406650) has a C1 Census Class Code which indicates an active incorporated place that does not serve as a county subdivision equivalent. It also has a Functional Status Code of "A" which identifies an active government providing primary general-purpose functions.

Georgia is one of 20 states where Census County Divisions (CCDs) are used for statistical tracking of subdivisions within each county. The Town of Harrison is located within Harrison Division of Washington County.


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Harrison, GA Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2019)

HOUSING AFFORDABILITY INDEX

Harrison, GA Housing Affordability Index is 246
State of Georgia Housing Affordability Index is 143
The Housing Affordability Index base is 100 and represents a balance point where a resident with a median household income can normally qualify to purchase a median price home. Values above 100 indicate increased affordability, while values below 100 indicate decreased affordability.

WEALTH INDEX

Harrison, GA Wealth Index is 51
State of Georgia Wealth Index is 88
The Wealth Index is based on a number of indicators of affluence including average household income and average net worth, but it also includes the value of material possessions and resources. It represents the wealth of the area relative to the national level. Values above or below 100 represent above-average wealth or below-average wealth compared to the national level.

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POPULATION

Total Population 492 (100%)
Population in Households 492 (100.0%)
Population in Families 426 (86.6%)
Population in Group Quarters1 0
Population Density 288
Diversity Index2 55
 

INCOME

Median Household Income $35,000
Average Household Income $50,795
Per Capita Income $19,082
Wealth Index4 51

HOUSING

Total Housing Units 213 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 135 (63.4%)
Renter Occupied HU 29 (13.6%)
Vacant Housing Units 49 (23.0%)
Median Home Value $77,083
Housing Affordability Index3 246
 

HOUSEHOLDS

Total Households 164
Average Household Size 3.0
Family Households 122
Average Family Size 3
NOTES
  1. Group Quarters - a place where people live or stay in a group living arrangement. Includes college residents halls, nursing facilities, military barracks, and correctional facilities.
  2. The Diversity Index is a scale of 0 to 100 that represents the likelihood that two persons, chosen at random from the same area, belong to different race or ethnic groups. If an area's entire population belongs to one race AND one ethnic group, then the area has zero diversity. An area's diversity index increases to 100 when the population is evenly divided into two or more race/ethnic groups.
  3. The Housing Affordability Index base is 100 and represents a balance point where a resident with a median household income can normally qualify to purchase a median price home. Values above 100 indicate increased affordability, while values below 100 indicate decreased affordability.
  4. The Wealth Index is based on a number of indicators of affluence including average household income and average net worth, but it also includes the value of material possessions and resources. It represents the wealth of the area relative to the national level. Values above or below 100 represent above-average wealth or below-average wealth compared to the national level.

GROWTH RATE / YEAR

2010-2019 2019-2024
Population 0.07% 0.0%
Households 0.2% 0.0%
Families 0.27% 0.0%
Median Household Income   2.16%
Per Capita Income   3.37%

Harrison, GA - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares Harrison to the other 625 incorporated cities, towns and CDPs in Georgia by rank and percentile using July 1, 2019 data. The location Ranked # 1 has the highest value. A location that ranks higher than 75% of its peers would be in the 75th percentile of the peer group.

Variable Description Rank Percentile
Total Population # 459 27th
Population Density # 452 28th
Diversity Index # 269 57th
Median Household Income # 487 22nd
Per Capita Income # 429 32nd

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