West Harrison, Indiana Population 2021

280
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West Harrison is a city located in Dearborn County Indiana. With a 2020 population of 280, it is the 479th largest city in Indiana and the 15564th largest city in the United States . West Harrison is currently declining at a rate of 0.00% annually and its population has decreased by -3.11% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 289 in 2010. West Harrison reached it's highest population of 284 in 2010. Spanning over 0 miles, West Harrison has a population density of 1,267 people per square mile.

The average household income in West Harrison is $47,362 with a poverty rate of 10.31%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $836 per month, and the median house value is $85,700. The median age in West Harrison is 28.5 years, 28.7 years for males, and 27.7 years for females.

West Harrison Demographics

According to the most recent ACS, the racial composition of West Harrison was:

  • White: 100.00%
  • Black or African American: 0.00%
  • Native American: 0.00%
  • Asian: 0.00%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0.00%
  • Other race: 0.00%
  • Two or more races: 0.00%
The current population of West Harrison, Indiana is 280 based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates. The US Census estimates the 2018 population at 280.The last official US Census in 2010 recorded the population at 289.

West Harrison, Indiana Population 2021

Population by Race

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West Harrison Population by Race

West Harrison Population Pyramid $2021

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West Harrison Median Age

28.5


Total

28.7


Male

27.7


Female

West Harrison Adults

There are 199 adults, (33 of whom are seniors) in West Harrison.

West Harrison Age Dependency

65.1

Age Dependency Ratio

19.9

Old Age Dependency Ratio

45.2

Child Dependency Ratio

West Harrison Sex Ratio

Female

141

51.46%

Male

133

48.54%

West Harrison Population by Age

West Harrison Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

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West Harrison Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married70.4%29.6%
All50.8%49.2%
Non Family45.8%54.2%
Female44.8%55.2%
Male33.3%66.7%

50.8%

Rate of Home Ownership

West Harrison Households and Families

Type Count Average Size Owned
All1182.3250.8
Non Family591.3745.8
Female293.6244.8
Married273.0470.4
Male3233.3

2.8

Average Family Size

2.32

Average Household Size

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West Harrison Households by Type

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Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade31.86%
9th to 12th Grade3722.98%
High School Graduate8250.93%
Some College2918.01%
Associates Degree74.35%
Bachelors Degree21.24%
Graduate Degree10.62%
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West Harrison Educational Attainment by Sex (over 25)

West Harrison Educational Attainment by Race

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The highest rate of high school graduation is among white people with a rate of 75.16%.

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among white people with a rate of 1.86%.

West Harrison Educational Attainment by Race

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Name Average Male Female
Overall$33,750$37,031$27,708
Less Than 9th Grade$20,500$16,250$21,500
High School Graduate$35,469$36,094$29,167
Some College$46,000$60,938$31,875
Bachelors Degree$$$
Graduate Degree$$$

$33,750

Average Earnings

$37,031

Average Male

$27,708

Average Female

West Harrison Earnings by Educational Attainment

West Harrison Language by Age

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West Harrison Language

98.38% of West Harrison residents speak only English, while 1.62% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Other Indo-European, which is spoken by 1.21% of the population.

West Harrison Language

West Harrison Poverty by Race

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10.31%

Overall Poverty Rate

12.00%

Male Poverty Rate

8.76%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in West Harrison

The race most likely to be in poverty in West Harrison is White, with 10.31% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in West Harrison is White, with 10.31% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 4.63%. Among those working part-time, it was 18.97%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 7.14%.

West Harrison Poverty

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Name Poverty
Less Than 9th Grade10.00%
Some College8.33%
High School3.66%
Bachelors or Greater0.00%

West Harrison Poverty Rate by Education

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Rate Poverty
Male Employed10.53%
Female Employed8.57%
Female Unemployed0.00%
Male Unemployed0.00%

West Harrison Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

West Harrison Income by Household Type

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Name Median Mean
Households$42,955$47,362
Families$36,563$50,397
Married Families$81,250-
Non Families$20,313$28,768
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Income by Household Type

West Harrison Marital Status

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Marriage Rates

27.0%

Overall Marriage Rate

25.2%

Male Marriage Rate

28.5%

Female Marriage Rate

West Harrison Married by Age and Sex

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West Harrison Marriage

The age group where males are most likely to be married is Over 65, while the female age group most likely to be married is 20-34.

West Harrison Marital Status by Race

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West Harrison Marital Status

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12

Number of Veterans

12

Male Veterans

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Vietnam5
Second Gulf War5
World War II
Korea
First Gulf War

West Harrison Veterans by War

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Age Group Veterans
18 to 345
65 to 743
75+2
55 to 642
35 to 54

West Harrison Veterans by Age

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West Harrison Veterans by Race

West Harrison Veterans by Education

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0.00%

Veteran Poverty Rate

41.67%

Veteran Disability Rate

West Harrison Veterans by Education

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67.6%

Labor Force Participation

65.8%

Employment Rate

2.7%

Unemployment Rate

West Harrison Employment by Age

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West Harrison Employment by Race

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West Harrison 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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16.42%

Born in West Harrison

99.64%

Native Born

0.36%

Foreign Born

0.00%

Non Citizen

0.36%

Naturalized

Place of Birth

99.64% of West Harrison residents were born in the United States, with 16.42% having been born in Indiana. 0.00% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Europe.

West Harrison Place of Birth

Year Population Growth Annual Growth Rate
20212800.00%
20202800.00%
20192800.00%
20182800.00%
201728010.36%
2016279-1-0.36%
20152800.00%
2014280-1-0.36%
20132810.00%
2012281-2-0.71%
2011283-1-0.35%
20102840.00%

West Harrison Population by Year