Harrison, TN Profile: Facts, Map & Data

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Harrison, Tennessee - Basic Facts

The Harrison Census Designated Place had a population of 7,825 as of July 1, 2015. Harrison ranks in the upper quartile for Population Density and Diversity Index when compared to the other cities, towns and Census Designated Places (CDPs) in Tennessee. See peer rankings below.

The primary coordinate point for Harrison is located at latitude 35.127 and longitude -85.1464 in Hamilton County. The formal boundaries for the Harrison Census Designated Place (see map below) encompass a land area of 6.52 sq. miles and a water area of 1.84 sq. miles. Hamilton County is in the Eastern time zone (GMT -5). The elevation is 755 feet.

The Harrison Census Designated Place (GNIS ID: 2402569) has a U1 Census Class Code which indicates a census designated place with an official federally recognized name. It also has a Functional Status Code of "S" which identifies a statistical entity.

Beneath the boundary map are tables with Harrison population, income and housing data, five-year growth projections and peer comparisons for key demographic data. The estimates are for July 1, 2015.

Harrison Census Designated Place, TN Boundary Map

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Harrison, TN Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2015)

POPULATION

Total Population 7,825
Population in Households 7,824
Population in Familes 6,546
Population in Group Qrtrs 1
Population Density1 1,097
Diversity Index2 43
 

HOUSEHOLDS

Total Households 3,130
Average Household Size 2.5
Family Households 2,216
Average Family Size 3

HOUSING

Total Housing Units 3,360 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 2,298 (68.4%)
Renter Occupied HU 832 (24.8%)
Vacant Housing Units 230 ( 6.8%)
Median Home Value $184,453
Average Home Value $233,656
 

INCOME

Median Household Income $57,420
Average Household Income $76,424
Per Capita Income $30,582
  (Compound Annual Growth Rates)

GROWTH RATES

2010-2015 2015-2020
Population 0.14% 0.39%
Households 0.26% 0.46%
Families 0.05% 0.37%
Median Household Income   2.37%
Per Capita Income   2.91%
1) Population Density = Total Population per square mile.
2) The Diversity Index is a scale of 0 to 100 that represents the likelyhood 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.
Based on Census 2010 counts, the Diversity Index for the United States was 60.6 and it is expected to increase to 64.8 by July 1, 2018.

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Harrison, TN - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares Harrison to the other 428 incorporated cities, towns and CDPs in Tennessee by rank and percentile using July 1, 2015 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 # 76 82nd
Population Density1 # 57 87th
Diversity Index2 # 63 86th
Median Household Income # 47 89th
Per Capita Income # 35 92nd

Additional comparisons and rankings can be made with a VERY EASY TO USE Tennessee Census Data Comparison Tool.