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People

Total Population 2,440
Male Share of the Population 45%
Female Share of the Population 55%
Senior Citizens 15.1%
Employed Population 16+ 701
Age of the Population 32

Families

% of people married 46.2%
Average household size 3

Education and Earnings

Population % with Bachelor Degree or Higher 6.5%
Median Earnings25+ $23,938
Median Earnings Without High School Qualification $13,250
Median Earnings With High School Degree $22,786

Wealth

Median Family Income $36,875
% Above Poverty Level 63.6%
% Below Poverty Level 36.4%

Commute & Sprawl

Average Commute Time 22 minutes
% Working from Home 0.6%
% Walking and Biking to Work 7.7%
% Using Public Transportation %

Housing

People Living Alone 32.2%
Median Gross Rent $481
Median House Value $73,800

Ancestry

Other(often includes Hispanic and African American) 32.6%
US/American 0%
English 2.7%
Irish 16.5%

Harrisburg Almanac

Category Value
Nearest Medium City 19 miles S of Jonesboro, Arkansas (center to center)
Nearest Large City 47 miles NW of Memphis, Tennessee
County Poinsett
Standard Zip Codes 72432
Phone Area Codes 870
Time Zone Central (-6 hours from GMT)
Daylight Savings The city observes Daylight Saving Time.
Latitude 35.564
Longitude -90.716

Harrisburg Climate

Nearest Weather Stations

Notes:

  • Temp ranges are avg daily min and max for the month
  • Precipitation is rainfall (and rainfall equiv of snowfall)

Station BEEDEVILLE 4 NE
Distance 19.9 miles
Jan Temp 29 to 45 F
Apr Temp 50 to 71 F
Jul Temp 72 to 91 F
Oct Temp 50 to 73 F
Annual Precip 48.2 inches
Station JONESBORO 4 N
Distance 22.1 miles
Jan Temp 26 to 45 F
Apr Temp 49 to 71 F
Jul Temp 71 to 92 F
Oct Temp 49 to 74 F
Annual Precip 46.1 inches
Station PARAGOULD 1 S
Distance 34.7 miles
Jan Temp 26 to 43 F
Apr Temp 50 to 69 F
Jul Temp 71 to 90 F
Oct Temp 49 to 73 F
Annual Precip 49.4 inches

Nearby Cities and Towns

Location Population Median Family Income
Bay 2,020 $39,583
Cherry Valley 824 $39,479
Fisher 299 $49,500
Jonesboro 70,217 $51,848
Trumann 7,222 $41,013
Weiner 792 $41,125
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Harrisburg High Schools

HARRISBURG HIGH SCHOOL
501 WEST SOUTH ST.
870-578-2417
Serves 301 students.
Student/teacher ratio: 12

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