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Harrisburg Residents

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Diversity
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Based on ethnic and economic diversity.
Population
49,209
Unemployment Rate
5.8%
Poverty Rate
26%
Non-Citizens
6.4%
Poll
What one word or phrase best describes the people who live in your area?
Based on 7 responses
  • Family oriented
    29%
  • On goal
    29%
  • Hopeless
    14%
  • Progressive
    14%

Harrisburg Demographics

Education Levels
  • Master's degree or higher
    8%
    national  12%
  • Bachelor's degree
    14%
    national  20%
  • Some college or associate's degree
    25%
    national  29%
  • High school diploma or equivalent
    32%
    national  27%
  • Less than high school diploma
    20%
    national  12%
Racial Diversity
  • African American
    47%
  • White
    24%
  • Hispanic
    22%
  • Asian
    5%
  • Two or more races
    2%
  • Other race
    0%
  • American Indian or Alaska native
    0%
  • Hawaiian or other Pacific Islander
    0%
Gender
  • Female
    52%
  • Male
    48%
Age
  • <10 years
    16%
  • 10-17 years
    11%
  • 18-24 years
    11%
  • 25-34 years
    18%
  • 35-44 years
    11%
  • 45-54 years
    11%
  • 55-64 years
    12%
  • 65+ years
    10%

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Income

Median Household Income
$39,685
National
$62,843
Household Income Brackets
  • <$25k
    31%
  • $25-$44k
    25%
  • $45-$74k
    23%
  • $75-$149k
    17%
  • $150k+
    4%
Median Individual Income
$25,047
National
$31,133
Individual Income Brackets
  • <$15k
    31%
  • $15-$34k
    35%
  • $35-$64k
    25%
  • $65k+
    10%

Community

Poll
45%
of residents say there is a good sense of community. 11 responses
Poll
70%
of people say LGBT residents are somewhat accepted. 10 responses
Poll
What is the most helpful tip for a new resident to know before moving to your area?
Based on 10 responses
  • Don't go out alone
    30%
  • Get to know your neighbors
    20%
  • Get involved in the community
    10%
  • Look around it is nice things you can do
    10%

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