Harrisburg, South Dakota Population 2022

7,260
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Harrisburg is a city located in Lincoln County South Dakota. Harrisburg has a 2020 population of 7,260. Harrisburg is currently growing at a rate of 3.77% annually and its population has increased by 7.84% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 6,732 in 2010.

The average household income in Harrisburg is $86,079 with a poverty rate of 3.21%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $1,016 per month, and the median house value is $210,200. The median age in Harrisburg is 29.1 years, 29.1 years for males, and 29 years for females.

Harrisburg Demographics

According to the most recent ACS, the racial composition of Harrisburgwas:

  • White: 96.04%
  • Two or more races: 3.57%
  • Black or African American: 0.25%
  • Native American: 0.14%
  • Asian: 0.00%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0.00%
  • Other race: 0.00%
The current population of Harrisburg, South Dakota is 7,260 based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates.The last official US Census in 2020 recorded the population at 6,732.

Harrisburg, South Dakota Population 2022

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White6,16696.04%
Black or African American160.25%
American Indian and Alaska Native90.14%
Two or More Races2293.57%
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Harrisburg Population by Race

Harrisburg Population Pyramid 2022

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Harrisburg Median Age

29.3


Total

29.2


Male

29.3


Female

Harrisburg Adults

There are 4,132 adults, (176 of whom are seniors) in Harrisburg.

Harrisburg Age Dependency

Age Dependency Ratio

4.4

Old Age Dependency Ratio

57.8

Child Dependency Ratio

Harrisburg Sex Ratio

Female

3,004

46.79%

Male

3,416

53.21%

Harrisburg Population by Age

Harrisburg Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

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Harrisburg Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Male100%0%
Married93.9%6.1%
All85.9%14.1%
Non Family77%23%
Female64%36%

85.9%

Rate of Home Ownership

Harrisburg Households and Families

Type Count Average Size Owned
All2,0693.185.9
Married1,2703.5793.9
Male652.94100
Female3393.1964
Non Family3951.5477

3.42

Average Family Size

3.1

Average Household Size

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Harrisburg Households by Type

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Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade531.38%
9th to 12th Grade551.43%
High School Graduate94124.51%
Some College77720.23%
Associates Degree53113.83%
Bachelors Degree1,12229.22%
Graduate Degree3619.40%
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Harrisburg Educational Attainment by Sex (over 25)

Harrisburg Educational Attainment by Race

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Race Total High School Bachelors
Native American999
Hispanic343434
2+ Races989866
White3,7083,6001,399
Black1616

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

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among native american people with a rate of 100.00%.

Harrisburg Educational Attainment by Race

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Name Average Male Female
Overall$42,729$48,335$38,319
Less Than 9th Grade$$61,800$
High School Graduate$37,266$38,385$34,051
Some College$39,776$47,532$35,859
Bachelors Degree$48,887$50,401$45,054
Graduate Degree$52,159$54,881$40,733

$42,729

Average Earnings

$48,335

Average Male

$38,319

Average Female

Harrisburg Earnings by Educational Attainment

Harrisburg Language by Age

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Harrisburg Language

99.19% of Harrisburg residents speak only English, while 0.81% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Other Indo-European, which is spoken by 0.60% of the population.

Harrisburg Language

Harrisburg Poverty by Race

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Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White6,0942053.36%
OtherNaN%
Multiple22910.44%

3.21%

Overall Poverty Rate

2.75%

Male Poverty Rate

3.73%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Harrisburg

The race most likely to be in poverty in Harrisburg is White, with 3.36% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Harrisburg is Multiple, with 0.44% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 0.80%. Among those working part-time, it was 10.61%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 4.70%.

Harrisburg Poverty

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Name Poverty
Less Than 9th Grade0.00%
High School0.11%
Some College4.51%
Bachelors or Greater5.12%

Harrisburg Poverty Rate by Education

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Rate Poverty
Male Employed1.84%
Male Unemployed0.00%
Female Employed3.90%
Female Unemployed0.00%

Harrisburg Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Harrisburg Income by Household Type

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Name Median Mean
Households$78,826$87,702
Families$84,375$91,342
Married Families$99,714-
Non Families$53,168$64,556
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Income by Household Type

Harrisburg Marital Status

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Marriage Rates

56.9%

Overall Marriage Rate

60.1%

Male Marriage Rate

53.9%

Female Marriage Rate

Harrisburg Married by Age and Sex

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Harrisburg Marriage

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

Harrisburg Marital Status by Race

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Harrisburg Marital Status

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303

Number of Veterans

Male Veterans

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Second Gulf War166
First Gulf War44
Vietnam67
Korea
World War II

Harrisburg Veterans by War

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Age Group Veterans
18 to 3445
35 to 54173
55 to 6418
65 to 7412
75+55

Harrisburg Veterans by Age

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Name Veterans % of Total
White2806.98%
2+ Races2323.47%

Harrisburg Veterans by Race

Harrisburg Veterans by Education

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7.59%

Veteran Poverty Rate

29.37%

Veteran Disability Rate

Harrisburg Veterans by Education

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86.3%

Labor Force Participation

84.5%

Employment Rate

2.1%

Unemployment Rate

Harrisburg Employment by Age

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Harrisburg Employment by Race

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Harrisburg Employment by Education

Origin of Non-Citizens

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

Origin of Naturalized Citizens

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68.89%

Born in Harrisburg

99.11%

Native Born

0.89%

Foreign Born

0.61%

Non Citizen

0.28%

Naturalized

Place of Birth

99.11% of Harrisburg residents were born in the United States, with 68.89% having been born in South Dakota. 0.61% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from North America.

Harrisburg Place of Birth

Note: 2021 and 2022 data is projected
Year Population Growth Annual Growth Rate
20104,0890.00%
20114,3532646.46%
20124,6172646.06%
20134,8812645.72%
20145,1452645.41%
20155,4092645.13%
20165,6732644.88%
20175,9372644.65%
20186,2012644.45%
20196,4652644.26%
20206,7322674.13%
20216,9962643.92%
20227,2602643.77%

Harrisburg Population by Year