Harrison County, Indiana Population 2019

Harrison County, Indiana's estimated population is 39,851 with a growth rate of 0.47% in the past year according to the most recent United States census data. Harrison County, Indiana is the 37th largest county in Indiana.

Year Population Growth Growth Rate
201840,3504991.25%
201739,8511850.47%
201639,6661420.36%
201539,5243570.91%
201439,1671750.45%
201338,992-12-0.03%
201239,004-176-0.45%
201139,180-148-0.38%
201039,3289,43831.58%
199029,8902,6149.58%
198027,2766,85333.56%
197020,4231,2166.33%
196019,2071,3497.55%
195017,8587524.40%
194017,106-148-0.86%
193017,254-1,402-7.52%
192018,656-1,576-7.79%
191020,232-1,470-6.77%
190021,7029164.41%
189020,786-540-2.53%
188021,3261,4137.10%
187019,9131,3927.52%
186018,5213,23521.16%
185015,2862,82722.69%
184012,4592,18621.28%
183010,2732,39830.45%
18207,8754,280119.05%
18103,5950.00%

How Many People Live in Harrison County, Indiana?

39,851

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White38,16896.75%
Two or More Races5141.30%
Some Other Race3110.79%
American Indian and Alaska Native2200.56%
Asian1430.36%
Black or African American940.24%

Harrison County, Indiana Population Pyramid 2019

Harrison County, Indiana Median Age

42.7


Total

41.6


Male

43.4


Female

Harrison County, Indiana Adults

There are 30,519 adults, (6,551 of whom are seniors) in Harrison County, Indiana.

Harrison County, Indiana Age Dependency

64.6

Age Dependency Ratio

27.3

Old Age Dependency Ratio

37.3

Child Dependency Ratio

Harrison County, Indiana Sex Ratio

Female

19,660

49.84%

Male

19,790

50.16%

Harrison County, Indiana Households and Families

Harrison County, Indiana Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

Harrison County, Indiana Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married93.3%6.7%
All82.6%17.4%
Non Family71.8%28.2%
Male71.2%28.8%
Female58.4%41.6%

82.6%

Rate of Home Ownership

Type Count Average Size Owned
All14,6932.6682.6
Married8,2923.1793.3
Non Family4,2571.2871.8
Female1,3653.4658.4
Male7793.3971.2

3.12

Average Family Size

2.66

Average Household Size

4.9%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0.3%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

Harrison County, Indiana Education

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade6142.22%
9th to 12th Grade2,3588.53%
High School Graduate11,71042.37%
Some College6,14922.25%
Associates Degree2,2268.05%
Bachelors Degree2,89310.47%
Graduate Degree1,6896.11%

Harrison County, Indiana Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
White26,73823,8304,402
Hispanic27324964
Multiple Races26425210
Native American16914372
Asian10110129
Other Race908210
Black797712

The highest rate of high school graduation is among asian people with a rate of 100.00%.

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among native american people with a rate of 42.60%.

Name Average Male Female
Overall$35,903$44,307$28,964
Less Than High School$19,982$23,611$18,464
High School Grad$32,053$41,383$22,227
Some College$34,508$47,788$27,193
Bachelors Degree$50,526$63,796$38,042
Graduate Degree$57,500$61,563$57,060

$35,903

Average Earnings

$44,307

Average Male

$28,964

Average Female

Harrison County, Indiana Language

Harrison County, Indiana Language by Age

Harrison County, Indiana Language

98.04% of Harrison County, Indiana residents speak only English, while 1.96% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 1.07% of the population.

Harrison County, Indiana Poverty

Harrison County, Indiana Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White37,2144,68512.59%
Hispanic67022733.88%
Other31116352.41%
Multiple5147915.37%
Black761418.42%

12.87%

Overall Poverty Rate

11.67%

Male Poverty Rate

14.05%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Harrison County, Indiana

The race most likely to be in poverty in Harrison County, Indiana is Other, with 52.41% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Harrison County, Indiana is White, with 12.59% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 3.56%. Among those working part-time, it was 15.61%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 20.76%.

Name Poverty
Less Than High School35.47%
High School11.33%
Some College9.89%
Bachelors or Greater2.53%
Name Poverty
Male Unemployed47.78%
Female Unemployed23.92%
Female Employed11.22%
Male Employed1.99%

Harrison County, Indiana Income

Harrison County, Indiana Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$53,897$66,445
Families$64,589$76,639
Married Families$74,686$84,728
Non Families$29,895$38,624

Harrison County, Indiana Marital Status

Harrison County, Indiana Marital Status

Marriage Rates

53.4%

Overall Marriage Rate

53.8%

Male Marriage Rate

53.0%

Female Marriage Rate

Harrison County, Indiana Married by Age and Sex

Harrison County, Indiana Marriage

The age group where males are most likely to be married is 55-64, while the female age group most likely to be married is 35-44.

Harrison County, Indiana Marital Status by Race

Harrison County, Indiana Veterans

2,900

Number of Veterans

2,642

Male Veterans

258

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Vietnam1,350
First Gulf War555
Second Gulf War298
Korea199
World War II55

Harrison County, Indiana Veterans by Race

Name Veterans % of Total
White2,7909.40%
2 or More5720.65%
Black5358.24%
Hispanic4110.65%

Harrison County, Indiana Veterans by Education

10.58%

Veteran Poverty Rate

37.24%

Veteran Disability Rate

Harrison County, Indiana Employment Status

60.3%

Labor Force Participation

56.3%

Employment Rate

6.6%

Unemployment Rate

Harrison County, Indiana Place of Birth

Origin of Non Citizens

Non citizens include legal permanent residents (green card holders), international students, temporary workers, humanitarian migrants, and illegal immigrants.

Origin of Naturalized Citizens

60.05%

Born in Indiana

98.98%

Native Born

1.02%

Foreign Born

0.58%

Non Citizen

Place of Birth

98.98% of Harrison County, Indiana residents were born in the United States, with 60.05% having been born in Indiana. 0.58% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Latin America.

Population of Cities in Harrison County, Indiana

City 2010 Census 2016 Estimated Growth Growth Rate
Corydon31223163411.31%
Palmyra930941111.18%
Milltown 818807-11-1.34%
Lanesville56457391.60%
Elizabeth19319300.00%
Crandall15215200.00%
New Middletown939300.00%
Mauckport818100.00%
Laconia505000.00%
New Amsterdam272700.00%
  1. US Census City/Town Population estimates - Most recent state estimates from the Census Bureau's Population Estimates Program
  2. Population of States and Counties of the United States: 1790 - 1990