The City of Harrisburg had a population of 8,856 as of July 1, 2017.
The primary coordinate point for Harrisburg is located at latitude 37.7377 and longitude -88.5458 in Saline County. The formal boundaries for the City of Harrisburg (see map below) encompass a land area of 6.57 sq. miles and a water area of 0.2 sq. miles. Saline County is in the Central time zone (GMT -6). The elevation is 394 feet.
The City of Harrisburg (GNIS ID: 2394304) 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.
Beneath the boundary map are tables with Harrisburg population, income and housing data, five-year growth projections and peer comparisons for key demographic data. The estimates are for July 1, 2017.
Alternate Unofficial Names for Harrisburg: Harrisburgh.
|Daytime Population: Workers||4,937|
|Daytime Population: Residents||5,705|
|Total Daytime Population (TDP)||10,642|
|Ratio TDP/Total Population1||1.20|
|Population in Households||8,194|
|Population in Familes||6,154|
|Population in Group Qrtrs||662|
|Median Household Income||$37,952|
|Average Household Income||$52,556|
|Per Capita Income||$22,228|
|Total Housing Units||4,226 (100%)|
|Owner Occupied HU||2,230 (52.8%)|
|Renter Occupied HU||1,420 (33.6%)|
|Vacant Housing Units||576 (13.6%)|
|Median Home Value||$71,742|
|Average Home Value||$93,155|
|Average Household Size||2.24|
|Average Family Size||3|
GROWTH RATE / YEAR
|Median Household Income||1.3%|
|Per Capita Income||2.43%|
The table below compares Harrisburg to the other 1,368 incorporated cities, towns and CDPs in Illinois by rank and percentile using July 1, 2017 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||# 242||82nd|
|Population Density||# 547||60th|
|Diversity Index||# 385||72nd|
|Median Household Income||# 1247||9th|
|Per Capita Income||# 1121||18th|
Additional comparisons and rankings can be made with a VERY EASY TO USE Illinois Census Data Comparison Tool.