Harrisburg SnackAbility

3
/10
Overall SnackAbility
Jobs
4/10
Housing
6
Affordability
6
Diversity
10
Safety
4
Amenities
9.5
Education
6
Commute
8.5

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Harrisburg, Pennsylvania Info Snack

Harrisburg (Pennsylvania German: Harrisbarrig)[citation needed] is the capital city of the Commonwealth of Pennsylvania in the United States, and the county seat of Dauphin County. With a population of 48,904, it is the ninth-largest city in the Commonwealth. It lies on the east bank of the Susquehanna River, 107 miles (172 km) west of Philadelphia.
Population
49,278
Unemployment
12.8%
Poverty
29.9%
Median Home
$82,100
Median Income
$35,300
Median Rent
$824

Rankings for Harrisburg in Pennsylvania

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Map Of Harrisburg, PA

Population over time in Harrisburg

Year Population % Change
2017 49,278 0.2%
2016 49,160 -0.1%
2015 49,232 -0.1%
2014 49,297 -0.2%
2013 49,395 -0.0%
2012 49,401 -0.2%
2011 49,499 0.3%
2010 49,332 -

Crime in Harrisburg Per 100k

Crime Harrisburg PA USA
Violent Crime 1155.6 313.3 382.9
Murder 26.6 5.8 5.3
Robbery 364.7 92.1 98.0
Aggravated Assault 661.8 182.6 248.9
Property Crime 3061.2 1649.4 2362.0
Burglary 713.1 250.3 430.4
Larceny 1973.2 1297.7 1694.0
Car Theft 375.0 101.4 237.4

Race / Ethnicity in Harrisburg

White
23.4% (11,530)
African American
48.3% (23,806)
American Indian
0.1% (36)
Asian
5.0% (2,473)
Hawaiian
0.0% (22)
Other
0.1% (55)
Two Or More
2.7% (1,344)
Hispanic
20.3% (10,012)
Race Harrisburg PA USA
White 23.4% 77.3% 61.5%
African American 48.3% 10.6% 12.3%
American Indian 0.1% 0.1% 0.7%
Asian 5.0% 3.2% 5.3%
Hawaiian 0.0% 0.0% 0.2%
Other 0.1% 0.2% 0.2%
Two Or More 2.7% 1.8% 2.3%
Hispanic 20.3% 6.8% 17.6%

Household Income For Harrisburg, Pennsylvania

Less than $10,000
14.7% (724,386)
$10,000 to $14,999
7.9% (389,296)
$15,000 to $24,999
14.0% (689,892)
$25,000 to $34,999
12.9% (635,686)
$35,000 to $49,999
15.8% (778,592)
$50,000 to $74,999
17.2% (847,581)
$75,000 to $99,999
9.0% (443,502)
$100,000 to $149,999
5.3% (261,173)
$150,000 to $199,999
1.6% (78,844)
$200,000 or more
1.6% (78,844)
Income Harrisburg PA USA
Less than $10,000 14.7% 6.7% 6.7%
$10,000 to $14,999 7.9% 4.8% 4.9%
$15,000 to $24,999 14.0% 10.0% 9.8%
$25,000 to $34,999 12.9% 9.6% 9.5%
$35,000 to $49,999 15.8% 13.1% 13.0%
$50,000 to $74,999 17.2% 18.1% 17.7%
$75,000 to $99,999 9.0% 12.7% 12.3%
$100,000 to $149,999 5.3% 14.0% 14.1%
$150,000 to $199,999 1.6% 5.4% 5.8%
$200,000 or more 1.6% 5.5% 6.3%

Gender in Harrisburg

Female
53.3% (26,251)
Male
46.7% (23,026)
Gender Harrisburg PA USA
Female 53.3% 51.1% 50.8%
Male 46.7% 48.9% 49.2%

Highest level of educational attainment in Harrisburg for adults over 25

< 9th Grade
6.5% (3,205)
9-12th Grade
13.5% (6,633)
High School / GED
34.7% (17,092)
Some College
19.9% (9,823)
Associate's Degree
5.8% (2,871)
Bachelor's Degree
12.4% (6,099)
Master's Degree
5.2% (2,549)
Professional Degree
1.3% (658)
Doctorate Degree
0.7% (344)
Education Harrisburg PA USA
< 9th Grade 6.5% 3.3% 8.8%
9-12th Grade 13.5% 6.8% 7.2%
High School / GED 34.7% 35.6% 27.3%
Some College 19.9% 16.1% 20.8%
Associate's Degree 5.8% 8.2% 8.3%
Bachelor's Degree 12.4% 18.3% 19.1%
Master's Degree 5.2% 8.5% 8.4%
Professional Degree 1.3% 1.9% 2.0%
Doctorate Degree 0.7% 1.4% 1.4%

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