Harrison County, Missouri Population 2021

Harrison County, Missouri's estimated population is 8,268 with a growth rate of -0.51% in the past year according to the most recent United States census data. Harrison County, Missouri is the 98th largest county inMissouri. The 2010 Population was 8,967 and has seen a growth of -7.80% since this time.

Note: 2020 and 2021 data is projected
Year Population Growth Annual Growth Rate
20218,268-42-0.51%
20208,310-42-0.50%
20198,352-42-0.50%
20188,394-112-1.32%
20178,506-73-0.85%
20168,579-43-0.50%
20158,622-10-0.12%
20148,632-78-0.90%
20138,710-14-0.16%
20128,724-161-1.81%
20118,885-82-0.91%
20108,9674985.88%
19908,469-1,421-14.37%
19809,890-367-3.58%
197010,257-1,346-11.60%
196011,603-2,504-17.75%
195014,107-2,418-14.63%
194016,525-708-4.11%
193017,233-2,486-12.61%
192019,719-747-3.65%
191020,466-3,932-16.12%
190024,3983,36516.00%
189021,0337293.59%
188020,3045,66938.74%
187014,6354,00937.73%
186010,6268,179334.25%
18502,4470.00%
2021 Growth Rate
-0.51% (-42)
Founded
February 14, 1845
County Seat
2010 Population
8,967
Growth Since 2010
-7.80% (-699)
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Harrison County, Missouri Population Growth

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White8,17496.27%
Two or More Races1181.39%
Some Other Race760.90%
American Indian and Alaska Native570.67%
Black or African American460.54%
Asian170.20%
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander30.04%
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Harrison County, Missouri Population by Race

Harrison County, Missouri Population Pyramid $2021

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Harrison County, Missouri Median Age

43.3


Total

40.2


Male

45.9


Female

Harrison County, Missouri Adults

There are 6,408 adults, (1,896 of whom are seniors) in Harrison County, Missouri.

Harrison County, Missouri Age Dependency

88.2

Age Dependency Ratio

42

Old Age Dependency Ratio

46.2

Child Dependency Ratio

Harrison County, Missouri Sex Ratio

Female

4,276

50.36%

Male

4,215

49.64%

Harrison County, Missouri Population by Age

Harrison County, Missouri Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

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Harrison County, Missouri Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Female42.9%57.1%
Non Family61.5%38.5%
Male69.5%30.5%
All72.7%27.3%
Married86.7%13.3%

72.7%

Rate of Home Ownership

Harrison County, Missouri Households and Families

Type Count Average Size Owned
All3,4292.4172.7
Married1,7022.9686.7
Non Family1,1911.1961.5
Female3333.5742.9
Male2033.0269.5

2.99

Average Family Size

2.41

Average Household Size

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Harrison County, Missouri Households by Type

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Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade3355.72%
9th to 12th Grade3546.05%
High School Graduate2,69045.95%
Some College97016.57%
Associates Degree5379.17%
Bachelors Degree60810.39%
Graduate Degree3606.15%
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Harrison County, Missouri Educational Attainment by Sex (over 25)

Harrison County, Missouri Educational Attainment by Race

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Race Total High School Bachelors
White5,6225,032955
Hispanic12130
2+ Races4947
Other Race45
Native American383411
Black2925
Asian17172
Islander33

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

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among native american people with a rate of 28.95%.

Harrison County, Missouri Educational Attainment by Race

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Name Average Male Female
Overall$29,765$37,044$23,933
Less Than 9th Grade$20,949$21,594$
High School Graduate$24,896$34,398$22,125
Some College$29,375$45,441$21,875
Bachelors Degree$39,087$57,500$31,677
Graduate Degree$43,750$65,050$38,816

$29,765

Average Earnings

$37,044

Average Male

$23,933

Average Female

Harrison County, Missouri Earnings by Educational Attainment

Harrison County, Missouri Language by Age

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Harrison County, Missouri Language

93.65% of Harrison County, Missouri residents speak only English, while 6.35% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Other Indo-European, which is spoken by 4.25% of the population.

Harrison County, Missouri Language

Harrison County, Missouri Poverty by Race

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Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White7,9101,19015.04%
Hispanic19111459.69%
Other767193.42%
Multiple1182924.58%
Native572136.84%
Black241979.17%

16.55%

Overall Poverty Rate

15.12%

Male Poverty Rate

17.94%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Harrison County, Missouri

The race most likely to be in poverty in Harrison County, Missouri is Other, with 93.42% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Harrison County, Missouri is White, with 15.04% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 5.00%. Among those working part-time, it was 16.05%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 24.41%.

Harrison County, Missouri Poverty

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Name Poverty
Less Than 9th Grade40.28%
High School13.33%
Some College10.93%
Bachelors or Greater3.73%

Harrison County, Missouri Poverty Rate by Education

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Rate Poverty
Male Unemployed34.00%
Female Unemployed18.87%
Female Employed9.09%
Male Employed6.47%

Harrison County, Missouri Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Harrison County, Missouri Income by Household Type

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Name Median Mean
Households$42,917$52,317
Families$53,491$61,749
Married Families$63,485-
Non Families$22,524$32,468
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Income by Household Type

Harrison County, Missouri Marital Status

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Marriage Rates

53.7%

Overall Marriage Rate

53.7%

Male Marriage Rate

53.8%

Female Marriage Rate

Harrison County, Missouri Married by Age and Sex

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Harrison County, Missouri Marriage

The age group where males are most likely to be married is 45-54, while the female age group most likely to be married is 45-54.

Harrison County, Missouri Marital Status by Race

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Harrison County, Missouri Marital Status

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604

Number of Veterans

570

Male Veterans

34

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Vietnam269
First Gulf War126
Second Gulf War100
Korea70
World War II34

Harrison County, Missouri Veterans by War

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Age Group Veterans
65 to 74208
75+159
35 to 54105
55 to 6480
18 to 3452

Harrison County, Missouri Veterans by Age

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Name Veterans % of Total
White5919.50%
Native American718.42%
2+ Races612.24%
Hispanic43.23%

Harrison County, Missouri Veterans by Race

Harrison County, Missouri Veterans by Education

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9.75%

Veteran Poverty Rate

43.09%

Veteran Disability Rate

Harrison County, Missouri Veterans by Education

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57.1%

Labor Force Participation

54.8%

Employment Rate

4%

Unemployment Rate

Harrison County, Missouri Employment by Age

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Harrison County, Missouri Employment by Race

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Harrison County, Missouri 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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68.14%

Born in Harrison County, Missouri

98.48%

Native Born

1.52%

Foreign Born

0.82%

Non Citizen

0.69%

Naturalized

Place of Birth

98.48% of Harrison County, Missouri residents were born in the United States, with 68.14% having been born in Missouri. 0.82% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Latin America.

Harrison County, Missouri Place of Birth

  1. US Census City/Town Population estimates - Most recent state estimates from the Census Bureau's Population Estimates Program
  2. Population of States and Counties of the United States: 1790 - 1990

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