Harrisonburg is a city located in Rockingham County Virginia. It is also the county seat of Rockingham County. With a 2020 population of 52,072, it is the 13th largest city in Virginia and the 760th largest city in the United States . Harrisonburg is currently declining at a rate of -0.90% annually but its population has increased by 6.46% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 48,914 in 2010. Harrisonburg reached it's highest population of 53,644 in 2017. Spanning over 17 miles, Harrisonburg has a population density of 3,003 people per square mile.
The average household income in Harrisonburg is $65,667 with a poverty rate of 28.31%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $883 per month, and the median house value is $203,600. The median age in Harrisonburg is 25.4 years, 26.2 years for males, and 24.4 years for females.