Harrisonburg, VA
Quality of Life, Demographics, And Statistics

Demographics | Crime | Cost Of Living
Updated: 2021-08-09
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Harrisonburg, Virginia Info Snack

Population
53,273
Unemployment
4.9%
Poverty
28.3%
Median Home
$203,600
Median Income
$46,679
Median Rent
$883

Harrisonburg SnackAbility

6
Overall SnackAbility
Jobs
6/10
Housing
8
Affordability
5
Diversity
8.5
Safety
7
Amenities
9
Education
8
Commute
9.5

Harrisonburg, VA Crime Report

1,036
Total Crimes
1,904.9
Total Crimes / 100k People
-23.09%
Below National Average
Statistic Count
Raw
Harrisonburg
/ 100k People
Virginia
/ 100k People
National
/ 100k People
Total Crimes Per 100K 1,036 1,904.9 1,850.7 2,476.7
Violent Crime 112 205.9 208.0 366.7
Murder 0 0.0 5.0 5.0
Robbery 17 31.3 41.3 81.6
Aggravated Assault 63 115.8 128.7 250.2
Property Crime 924 1,698.9 1,642.7 2,109.9
Burglary 68 125.0 162.8 340.5
Larceny 813 1,494.8 1,359.5 1,549.5
Car Theft 43 79.1 120.3 219.9

Harrisonburg, VA Cost Of Living

99
Harrisonburg's Overall Cost Of Living
1.0x
Lower Than The National Average
Living Expense Harrisonburg Virginia National Average
Overall 99 107 100
Services 101 99 100
Groceries 97 96 100
Health 103 97 100
Housing 101 130 100
Transportation 87 90 100
Utilities 103 100 100

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Rankings for Harrisonburg in Virginia

Map Of Harrisonburg, VA

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Population over time in Harrisonburg

Year Population % Change
2019 53,273 -0.2%
2018 53,391 0.6%
2017 53,064 2.1%
2016 51,979 1.2%
2015 51,388 1.1%
2014 50,821 1.8%
2013 49,926 1.8%
2012 49,043 1.7%
2011 48,230 1.7%
2010 47,406 -

Race / Ethnicity in Harrisonburg

White
66.1% (35,233)
African American
6.5% (3,453)
American Indian
0.0% (0)
Asian
3.8% (2,034)
Hawaiian
0.0% (0)
Other
0.4% (203)
Two Or More
3.4% (1,832)
Hispanic
19.7% (10,518)
Race Harrisonburg VA USA
White 66.1% 61.8% 60.7%
African American 6.5% 18.8% 12.3%
American Indian 0.0% 0.2% 0.7%
Asian 3.8% 6.3% 5.5%
Hawaiian 0.0% 0.1% 0.2%
Other 0.4% 0.3% 0.2%
Two Or More 3.4% 3.1% 2.4%
Hispanic 19.7% 9.4% 18.0%

Gender in Harrisonburg

Female
52.0% (27,725)
Male
48.0% (25,548)
Gender Harrisonburg VA USA
Female 52.0% 50.8% 50.8%
Male 48.0% 49.2% 49.2%

Highest level of educational attainment in Harrisonburg for adults over 25

< 9th Grade
7.0% (3,729)
9-12th Grade
8.0% (4,261)
High School / GED
26.0% (13,850)
Some College
15.0% (7,990)
Associate's Degree
7.0% (3,729)
Bachelor's Degree
20.0% (10,654)
Master's Degree
11.0% (5,860)
Professional Degree
2.0% (1,065)
Doctorate Degree
4.0% (2,130)
Education Harrisonburg VA USA
< 9th Grade 7.0% 4.0% 6.0%
9-12th Grade 8.0% 6.0% 7.0%
High School / GED 26.0% 24.0% 27.0%
Some College 15.0% 19.0% 20.0%
Associate's Degree 7.0% 8.0% 8.0%
Bachelor's Degree 20.0% 22.0% 20.0%
Master's Degree 11.0% 12.0% 9.0%
Professional Degree 2.0% 3.0% 2.0%
Doctorate Degree 4.0% 2.0% 1.0%

Household Income For Harrisonburg, Virginia

Less than $10,000
9.9% (529,448)
$10,000 to $14,999
6.5% (348,187)
$15,000 to $24,999
9.8% (520,529)
$25,000 to $34,999
12.0% (638,396)
$35,000 to $49,999
15.9% (847,691)
$50,000 to $74,999
16.0% (855,018)
$75,000 to $99,999
11.1% (591,568)
$100,000 to $149,999
11.8% (630,751)
$150,000 to $199,999
3.8% (203,560)
$200,000 or more
3.0% (162,147)
Income Harrisonburg VA USA
Less than $10,000 9.9% 5.1% 6.0%
$10,000 to $14,999 6.5% 3.4% 4.3%
$15,000 to $24,999 9.8% 7.2% 8.9%
$25,000 to $34,999 12.0% 7.4% 8.9%
$35,000 to $49,999 15.9% 11.0% 12.3%
$50,000 to $74,999 16.0% 16.4% 17.2%
$75,000 to $99,999 11.1% 13.0% 12.7%
$100,000 to $149,999 11.8% 17.0% 15.1%
$150,000 to $199,999 3.8% 8.7% 6.8%
$200,000 or more 3.0% 10.9% 7.7%

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