Harristown is a city located in Macon County Illinois. With a 2020 population of 1,298, it is the 611th largest city in Illinois and the 13408th largest city in the United States. Harristown is currently declining at a rate of -0.46% annually and its population has decreased by -0.92% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 1,310 in 2020. Spanning over 2 miles, Harristown has a population density of 722 people per square mile.
The average household income in Harristown is $68,299 with a poverty rate of 12.63%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $625 per month, and the median house value is $97,100. The median age in Harristown is 46 years, 42.5 years for males, and 48.8 years for females.
According to the most recent ACS, the racial composition of Harristownwas:
97.76% of Harristown residents speak only English, while 2.24% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 1.24% of the population.
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The race most likely to be in poverty in Harristown is Asian, with 100.00% below the poverty level.
The race least likely to be in poverty in Harristown is Other, with NaN% below the poverty level.
The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 1.43%. Among those working part-time, it was 16.43%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 17.97%.
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Non citizens include legal permanent residents (green card holders), international students, temporary workers, humanitarian migrants, and illegal immigrants.
Born in Harristown
99.30% of Harristown residents were born in the United States, with 83.38% having been born in Illinois. 0.00% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Asia.