Harrison is a city located in Illinois. With a 2020 population of 879, it is the 723rd largest city in Illinois and the 15699th largest city in the United States. Harrison is currently declining at a rate of -0.90% annually and its population has decreased by -1.79% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 895 in 2020. Spanning over 2 miles, Harrison has a population density of 427 people per square mile.
The average household income in Harrison is $43,857 with a poverty rate of 8.35%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $786 per month, and the median house value is $68,800. The median age in Harrison is 38 years, 39.5 years for males, and 37.4 years for females.
According to the most recent ACS, the racial composition of Harrisonwas:
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 black people with a rate of 100.00%.
95.50% of Harrison residents speak only English, while 4.50% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Other Indo-European, which is spoken by 4.50% of the population.
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The race most likely to be in poverty in Harrison is White, with 9.87% below the poverty level.
The race least likely to be in poverty in Harrison is Hispanic, with 100.00% below the poverty level.
The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 2.10%. Among those working part-time, it was 29.58%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 17.67%.
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Non citizens include legal permanent residents (green card holders), international students, temporary workers, humanitarian migrants, and illegal immigrants.
Born in Harrison
98.18% of Harrison residents were born in the United States, with 80.30% having been born in Illinois. 1.82% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Asia.