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Demographics

People

Total Population2,270
Male Share of the Population51.9%
Female Share of the Population48.1%
Senior Citizens19.6%
Employed Population 16+936
Age of the Population44

Families

% of people married44.7%
Average household size3

Education and Earnings

Population % with Bachelor Degree or Higher14.4%
Median Earnings25+$32,774
Median Earnings Without High School Qualification$14,554
Median Earnings With High School Degree$33,295

Wealth

Median Family Income$52,218
% Above Poverty Level87.3%
% Below Poverty Level12.7%

Commute & Sprawl

Average Commute Time18 minutes
% Working from Home3.5%
% Walking and Biking to Work1.9%
% Using Public Transportation0.5%

Housing

People Living Alone36.2%
Median Gross Rent$524
Median House Value$81,800

Ancestry

German18.7%
Irish11.2%
English10%
Other(often includes Hispanic and African American)9.3%
Dutch4.7%
Italian2%
Polish1.5%
Scottish1.1%
French Except Basque0.6%
Greek0.5%
Swedish0.5%
Finnish0.3%
Welsh0.2%
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Harrisville Almanac

CategoryValue
County Ritchie County
Standard Zip Codes26362
Phone Area Codes304,681
Time ZoneAmerica/New_York
Approximate Latitude39.21
Approximate Longitude-81.04

Harrisville Climate

Nearest Weather Stations

Notes:

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

StationCAIRO
Distance5.3 miles
Jan Temp20 to 39 F
Apr Temp38 to 65 F
Jul Temp62 to 85 F
Oct Temp40 to 67 F
Annual Precip41.6 inches
StationNEWPORT
Distance15.9 miles
Jan Temp20 to 39 F
Apr Temp38 to 64 F
Jul Temp63 to 85 F
Oct Temp42 to 66 F
Annual Precip42.1 inches
StationWEST UNION 2
Distance16.1 miles
Jan Temp18 to 39 F
Apr Temp36 to 64 F
Jul Temp61 to 84 F
Oct Temp38 to 66 F
Annual Precip45.8 inches

Nearby Cities and Towns

LocationPopulationMedian Family Income
Auburn123$32,708
Cairo381$40,833
Ellenboro408$37,273
Pennsboro1,007$38,611
Pullman166$30,313
West Union1,018$45,417

Harrisville Public Libraries

Ritchie County Public Library
608 E. MAIN ST.
Harrisville, West Virginia
(304) 643-2717

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Harrisville Public Schools

Harrisville Elementary
1201 E Main Street
ZIP: 26362
(304) 643-2220
Primary
Total Enrollment 270
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