Harrison is the common name for the community and surrounding area while the formal official name is the Harrison Census Designated Place.
It is a community or populated place (Class Code U5) located in Hamilton County at latitude 35.1137 and longitude -85.138. Hamilton County is in the Eastern time zone (GMT -5). The elevation is 755 feet.
The formal boundaries for the Harrison Census Designated Place (see map) encompass a land area of 6.52 sq. miles and a water area of 1.84 sq. miles.Photos of the local Harrison, TN area
|Population in Households||7,833|
|Population in Familes||6,552|
|Population in Group Qrtrs||1|
|Average Household Size||2.5|
|Average Family Size||3|
|Total Housing Units||3,407 (100%)|
|Owner Occupied HU||2,320 (68.1%)|
|Renter Occupied HU||810 (23.8%)|
|Vacant Housing Units||277 ( 8.1%)|
|Median Home Value||$173,813|
|Average Home Value||$221,272|
|Median Household Income||$57,193|
|Average Household Income||$72,581|
|Per Capita Income||$29,020|
|(Compound Annual Growth Rates)|
|Median Household Income||1.72%|
|Per Capita Income||2.22%|
The table below compares Harrison to the other 428 incorporated cities, towns and CDPs in Tennessee by rank and percentile using July 1, 2014 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.
|Total Population||# 76||82nd|
|Population Density1||# 55||87th|
|Diversity Index2||# 63||86th|
|Median Household Income||# 40||91st|
|Per Capita Income||# 39||91st|
Additional comparisons and rankings can be made with a VERY EASY TO USE Tennessee Census Data Comparison Tool.