Harrisonburg SnackAbility

6
/10
Overall SnackAbility
Jobs
7/10
Housing
8
Affordability
4
Diversity
8.5
Safety
7
Amenities
9
Education
7
Commute
9.5

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Harrisonburg, Virginia Info Snack

Harrisonburg is an independent city in the Shenandoah Valley region of the U.S. state of Virginia. As of the 2010 census, the population was 48,914, with a census-estimated 2016 population of 53,078. Harrisonburg is the county seat of the surrounding Rockingham County, although the two are separate jurisdictions. The Bureau of Economic Analysis combines the city of Harrisonburg with Rockingham County for statistical purposes into the Harrisonburg, Virginia Metropolitan Statistical Area, which has a 2011 estimated population of 126,562.
Population
53,391
Unemployment
4.5%
Poverty
28.2%
Median Home
$197,400
Median Income
$43,893
Median Rent
$875

Rankings for Harrisonburg in Virginia

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Map Of Harrisonburg, VA

Population over time in Harrisonburg

Year Population % Change
2017 53,391 0.6%
2016 53,064 2.1%
2015 51,979 1.2%
2014 51,388 1.1%
2013 50,821 1.8%
2012 49,926 1.8%
2011 49,043 1.7%
2010 48,230 1.7%
2009 47,406 -
Crime/100k Harrisonburg VA USA
Violent Crime 200.5 200.0 368.9
Murder 7.3 4.6 5.0
Robbery 21.9 42.3 86.2
Aggravated Assault 140.3 118.7 246.8
Property Crime 1520.0 1665.8 2199.5
Burglary 178.6 182.8 376.0
Larceny 1295.8 1356.4 1594.6
Car Theft 45.6 126.5 228.9

Race / Ethnicity in Harrisonburg

White
66.6% (35,552)
African American
6.6% (3,527)
American Indian
0.0% (14)
Asian
3.9% (2,087)
Hawaiian
0.0% (0)
Other
0.5% (283)
Two Or More
3.0% (1,604)
Hispanic
19.3% (10,324)
Race Harrisonburg VA USA
White 66.6% 62.2% 61.1%
African American 6.6% 18.8% 12.3%
American Indian 0.0% 0.2% 0.7%
Asian 3.9% 6.3% 5.4%
Hawaiian 0.0% 0.1% 0.2%
Other 0.5% 0.3% 0.2%
Two Or More 3.0% 3.0% 2.4%
Hispanic 19.3% 9.2% 17.8%

Household Income For Harrisonburg, Virginia

Less than $10,000
10.4% (553,396)
$10,000 to $14,999
7.8% (414,569)
$15,000 to $24,999
11.0% (589,377)
$25,000 to $34,999
11.8% (628,223)
$35,000 to $49,999
15.2% (809,716)
$50,000 to $74,999
16.8% (895,687)
$75,000 to $99,999
10.5% (563,267)
$100,000 to $149,999
11.4% (606,889)
$150,000 to $199,999
2.7% (146,468)
$200,000 or more
2.5% (131,503)
Income Harrisonburg VA USA
Less than $10,000 10.4% 528.5% 633.5%
$10,000 to $14,999 7.8% 365.7% 460.0%
$15,000 to $24,999 11.0% 739.9% 931.0%
$25,000 to $34,999 11.8% 771.3% 928.5%
$35,000 to $49,999 15.2% 1129.3% 1263.2%
$50,000 to $74,999 16.8% 1672.8% 1746.4%
$75,000 to $99,999 10.5% 1292.3% 1247.6%
$100,000 to $149,999 11.4% 1678.0% 1464.4%
$150,000 to $199,999 2.7% 816.8% 627.5%
$200,000 or more 2.5% 1005.4% 697.9%

Gender in Harrisonburg

Female
52.1% (27,810)
Male
47.9% (25,580)
Gender Harrisonburg VA USA
Female 52.1% 50.8% 50.8%
Male 47.9% 49.2% 49.2%

Highest level of educational attainment in Harrisonburg for adults over 25

< 9th Grade
10.0% (5,339)
9-12th Grade
8.0% (4,271)
High School / GED
26.0% (13,881)
Some College
15.0% (8,008)
Associate's Degree
6.0% (3,203)
Bachelor's Degree
20.0% (10,678)
Master's Degree
10.0% (5,339)
Professional Degree
2.0% (1,067)
Doctorate Degree
3.0% (1,601)
Education Harrisonburg VA USA
< 9th Grade 10.0% 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% 21.0%
Associate's Degree 6.0% 8.0% 8.0%
Bachelor's Degree 20.0% 22.0% 19.0%
Master's Degree 10.0% 12.0% 9.0%
Professional Degree 2.0% 3.0% 2.0%
Doctorate Degree 3.0% 2.0% 1.0%

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