Harrisburg, Missouri

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Harrisburg Almanac

Category Value
Nearest Medium City 14 miles NW of Columbia, Missouri (center to center)
Nearest Large City 113 miles E of Kansas City, Missouri
County Boone
Metro Area Columbia
Standard Zip Codes 65256
Phone Area Codes 573
Time Zone Central (-6 hours from GMT)
Daylight Savings The city observes Daylight Saving Time.
Latitude 39.141
Longitude -92.462

Harrisburg Climate

Nearest Weather Stations

  • Temp ranges are avg daily min and max for the month
  • Precipitation is rainfall (and rainfall equiv of snowfall)
Distance 17.7 miles
Jan Temp 17 to 37 F
Apr Temp 43 to 64 F
Jul Temp 67 to 88 F
Oct Temp 44 to 69 F
Annual Precip 38.7 inches
Distance 19.1 miles
Jan Temp 19 to 36 F
Apr Temp 44 to 66 F
Jul Temp 68 to 89 F
Oct Temp 47 to 68 F
Annual Precip 40 inches
Distance 19.6 miles
Jan Temp 18 to 36 F
Apr Temp 44 to 66 F
Jul Temp 68 to 89 F
Oct Temp 45 to 69 F
Annual Precip 42.7 inches
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Harrisburg Population (2000)

Category Count Percent
Total Population 184 100%
Male 90 48.9%
Female 94 51.1%
Under 18 47 25.5%
18+ 137 74.5%
65+ 27 14.7%
Median Age 36.5
Average Family Size 2.96
White 176 95.7%
African-American 0 0%
Asian 0 0%
American Indian & Alaskan 0 0%
Other 0 0%
Mixed Race 8 4.3%
Hispanic (included in categories above) 0 0%

Estimated Harrisburg Population Growth 2000-2005

Category Value
Est. 2005 Population 182
Growth -2
Growth % -1.1%

Harrisburg Ancestry

(From 2000 Census, as reported by individuals)

Note: This is national, not racial, ancestry, so, e.g., the Census doesn't have categories for Hispanic and African-American people. CityTownInfo is currently gathering additional ancestry data for this site.
Ancestry Percent
US/American 30%
Other (often includes Hispanic and African American) 23.6%
German 13.6%
Irish 10%
English 9.1%
Scotch-Irish 4.5%
Norwegian 2.7%
European 1.8%
Belgian 1.8%
Welsh 1.8%
French (except Basque) 0.9%
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Neighborhood and Nearby Area Names

According to the US Postal Service, Harrisburg, its neighborhoods, and/or surrounding areas are also referred to as:

Woodlandville (65256)

Note that not all alternate names are acceptable for use in US Post Office addresses.

Nearby Cities and Towns

Location Pop. Median Family
Income (2000)
Harrisburg 184 $44,167
Clark 275 $34,167
Fayette 2,793 $35,694
Hallsville 978 $49,531
Higbee 623 $31,806
Prathersville 111 $37,500
Sturgeon 944 $44,196
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Harrisburg High Schools (2004)

Serves 288 students.
Student/teacher ratio: 15.7

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