Harrisville, Michigan

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Population in 2013: 477 (0% urban, 100% rural). Population change since 2000: -7.2%
 
Males: 200  (42.0%)
Females: 277  (58.0%)
Median resident age:  57.8 years
Michigan median age:  39.6 years

Zip codes: 48740.

Estimated median household income in 2013: $28,045 (it was $27,500 in 2000)
Harrisville:

$28,045
MI:

$48,273

Estimated per capita income in 2013: $22,026 (it was $16,983 in 2000)

Harrisville city income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2013: $108,618 (it was $82,300 in 2000)
Harrisville:

$108,618
MI:

$117,500

Median gross rent in 2013: $439.

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  • Races in Harrisville, MI (2013)

    Harrisville races chart
    • 38093.8%White alone
    • 112.7%Hispanic
    • 30.7%Black alone
    • 30.7%Asian alone
    • 30.7%Two or more races
    • 10.2%American Indian alone

Races in Harrisville detailed stats: ancestries, foreign born residents, place of birth

Mar. 2013 cost of living index in Harrisville: 83.0 (low, U.S. average is 100)
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Ancestries: German (18.4%), Irish (11.9%), English (10.5%), Polish (7.1%), Dutch (5.5%), Scottish (4.8%).

Current Local Time: EST time zone

Elevation: 620 feet

Land area: 0.62 square miles.

Population density: 771 people per square mile   (low).

Harrisville,MI real estate house value index trend

Harrisville, Michigan map

For population 25 years and over in Harrisville:

  • High school or higher: 75.8%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 16.9%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 6.7%
  • Unemployed: 23.0%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 17.3 minutes

For population 15 years and over in Harrisville city:

  • Never married: 19.8%
  • Now married: 48.9%
  • Separated: 3.6%
  • Widowed: 11.2%
  • Divorced: 16.6%

7 residents are foreign born

This city:

1.7%
Michigan:

6.2%



According to our research of Michigan and other state lists there were 8 registered sex offenders living in Harrisville, Michigan as of August 27, 2015.
The ratio of number of residents in Harrisville to the number of sex offenders is 60 to 1.


Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2013: $1,790 (1.2%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2013: $1,297 (1.7%)

Harrisville satellite photo by USGS

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Saginaw, MI (91.6 miles , pop. 61,799).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Detroit, MI (157.3 miles , pop. 951,270).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Chicago, IL (294.5 miles , pop. 2,896,016).

Nearest cities: Lincoln, MI (2.5 miles ), Lost Lake Woods, MI (3.3 miles ), Oscoda, MI (4.1 miles ), Hubbard Lake, MI (4.1 miles ), Au Sable, MI (4.1 miles ), Ossineke, MI (4.4 miles ), East Tawas, MI (5.2 miles ), Alpena, MI (5.4 miles ).

Latitude: 44.66 N, Longitude: 83.29 W

Area code: 989

Harrisville household income distribution Harrisville home values distribution
Unemployment in June 2014:
Here:

9.8%
Michigan:

7.9%

Unemployment by year (%)

Population change in the 1990s: -26 (-4.8%).
Most common industries in 2013 (%)
Males Females
  • Accommodation and food services (17%)
  • Construction (15%)
  • Public administration (15%)
  • Agriculture, forestry, fishing and hunting (12%)
  • Transportation and warehousing (12%)
  • Manufacturing (7%)
  • Professional, scientific, and technical services (7%)
  • Health care and social assistance (29%)
  • Other services, except public administration (24%)
  • Public administration (13%)
  • Retail trade (8%)
  • Finance and insurance (6%)
  • Accommodation and food services (6%)
  • Information (5%)
Most common occupations in 2013 (%)
Males Females
  • Management occupations (27%)
  • Food preparation and serving related occupations (17%)
  • Construction and extraction occupations (15%)
  • Material moving occupations (12%)
  • Legal occupations (7%)
  • Farming, fishing, and forestry occupations (7%)
  • Life, physical, and social science occupations (5%)
  • Personal care and service occupations (39%)
  • Office and administrative support occupations (15%)
  • Food preparation and serving related occupations (12%)
  • Legal occupations (11%)
  • Sales and related occupations (9%)
  • Arts, design, entertainment, sports, and media occupations (5%)
  • Management occupations (2%)

Work and jobs in Harrisville: detailed stats about occupations, industries, unemployment, workers, commute

Average climate in Harrisville, Michigan

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

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Tornado activity:

Harrisville-area historical tornado activity is significantly below Michigan state average. It is 67% smaller than the overall U.S. average.

On 3/27/1991, a category F3 (max. wind speeds 158-206 mph) tornado 2.9 miles away from the Harrisville city center caused between $500,000 and $5,000,000 in damages.

On 3/27/1991, a category F3 tornado 12.6 miles away from the city center caused between $500,000 and $5,000,000 in damages.

Earthquake activity:

Harrisville-area historical earthquake activity is significantly below Michigan state average. It is 95% smaller than the overall U.S. average.

On 9/25/1998 at 19:52:52, a magnitude 5.2 (4.8 MB, 4.3 MS, 5.2 LG, 4.5 MW, Depth: 3.1 mi, Class: Moderate, Intensity: VI - VII) earthquake occurred 263.4 miles away from the city center
On 1/31/1986 at 16:46:43, a magnitude 5.0 (5.0 MB) earthquake occurred 237.2 miles away from Harrisville center
On 1/26/2001 at 03:03:20, a magnitude 4.4 (3.9 MB, 4.4 LG, 4.3 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi, Class: Light, Intensity: IV - V) earthquake occurred 225.8 miles away from the city center
On 7/12/1986 at 08:19:37, a magnitude 4.5 (4.5 MB) earthquake occurred 290.2 miles away from the city center
On 10/7/1983 at 10:18:46, a magnitude 5.3 (5.1 MB, 5.3 LG, 5.1 ML) earthquake occurred 445.5 miles away from Harrisville center
On 9/2/1994 at 21:23:06, a magnitude 3.5 (3.4 LG, 3.5 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi, Class: Light, Intensity: II - III) earthquake occurred 144.4 miles away from the city center
Magnitude types: regional Lg-wave magnitude (LG), body-wave magnitude (MB), local magnitude (ML), surface-wave magnitude (MS), moment magnitude (MW)

Natural disasters:

The number of natural disasters in Alcona County (5) is smaller than the US average (12).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 1
Emergencies Declared: 4

Causes of natural disasters: Blizzard: 1, Drought: 1, Flood: 1, Hurricane: 1, Snowstorm: 1, Storm: 1, Winter Storm: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Harrisville topographic map

Birthplace of: Kiki Cuyler - Baseball player and coach.

Hospitals and medical centers in Harrisville:

  • JAMIESON NURSING HOME (790 S US HWY 23, BOX 369)

Other hospitals and medical centers near Harrisville:

  • LINCOLN HAVEN HEALTHCARE CENTRE (Nursing Home, about 6 miles away; LINCOLN, MI)
  • LINCOLN HAVEN NURSING AND REHAB COMMUNITY (Nursing Home, about 6 miles away; LINCOLN, MI)

Airports located in Harrisville:

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Harrisville:

  • Delta College (about 84 miles; University Center, MI; Full-time enrollment: 7,480)
  • Saginaw Valley State University (about 84 miles; University Center, MI; FT enrollment: 9,021)
  • Northwood University-Michigan (about 87 miles; Midland, MI; FT enrollment: 2,763)
  • Mid Michigan Community College (about 87 miles; Harrison, MI; FT enrollment: 3,653)
  • Central Michigan University (about 105 miles; Mount Pleasant, MI; FT enrollment: 22,758)
  • Northwestern Michigan College (about 113 miles; Traverse City, MI; FT enrollment: 3,276)
  • Mott Community College (about 115 miles; Flint, MI; FT enrollment: 7,394)

Library in Harrisville:

  • ALCONA COUNTY LIBRARY (Operating income: $466,869; Location: 312 WEST MAIN (M-72); 49,000 books; 1,600 audio materials; 1,800 video materials; 1 local licensed databases; 80 print serial subscriptions)

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Notable locations in Harrisville: Alcona County Sheriff's Office (A), Alcona County Court House (B), Alcona County Library (C), Harrisville Fire Department (D). Display/hide their locations on the map

Churches in Harrisville include: Harrisville United Methodist Church (A), Saint Anne's Church (B), Mission Lutheran Church (C), Westminster Presbyterian Church (D). Display/hide their locations on the map

Parks in Harrisville include: Harbor Park (1), Mill Pond Park (2). Display/hide their locations on the map

Hotels: Four Seasons Motel (825 South Huron Rd), Big Joe's State Park Motel (272 South Us-23).

Alcona County has a predicted average indoor radon screening level between 2 and 4 pCi/L (pico curies per liter) - Moderate Potential

Drinking water stations with addresses in Harrisville and their reported violations in the past:

HAYNES COMMUNITY CHURCH (Population served: 25, Groundwater):
Past health violations:
  • MCL, Monthly (TCR) - In FEB-2005, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif received (MAR-02-2005), St Compliance achieved (MAY-18-2005)

Drinking water stations with addresses in Harrisville that have no violations reported:

  • SPRINGPORT HILLS GOLF COURSE (Population served: 100, Primary Water Source Type: Groundwater)
  • SOLID ROCK CHURCH OF GOD (Population served: 50, Primary Water Source Type: Groundwater)
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2013: 25.3%
(24.2% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 100.0% for Black residents, 40.0% for Hispanic or Latino residents, 100.0% for American Indian residents)
Average household size:
This city:  2.0 people
Michigan:  2.5 people

Percentage of family households:
This city:  56.3%
Whole state:  66.0%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This city:  5.6%
Whole state:  6.4%

No gay or lesbian households reported
28 people in local jails and other municipal confinement facilities in 2010
12 people in group homes intended for adults in 2010

People in group quarters in Harrisville in 2000:

  • 33 people in local jails and other confinement facilities (including police lockups)
  • 12 people in homes for the mentally retarded
  • 8 people in other group homes

Harrisville compared to Michigan state average:

  • Median household income below state average.
  • Black race population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Hispanic race population percentage below state average.
  • Median age significantly above state average.
  • Foreign-born population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Length of stay since moving in significantly above state average.
  • Institutionalized population percentage significantly above state average.
  • Number of college students significantly below state average.

Banks with branches in Harrisville (2011 data):

  • Huron Community Bank: Harrisville Branch at 423 East Main Street, branch established on 1998/07/17. Info updated 2006/11/03: Bank assets: $180.9 mil, Deposits: $145.1 mil, headquarters in East Tawas, MI, positive income, Commercial Lending Specialization, 6 total offices, Holding Company: Huron Community Financial Services, Inc.

Educational Attainment (%) in 2013

School Enrollment by Level of School (%) in 2013

Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

14.5
Michigan average:

11.0

Harrisville travel time to work - commute Harrisville mode of transportation to work chart

Most commonly used house heating fuel:

  • Utility gas (70%)
  • Electricity (18%)
  • Other fuel (7%)
  • Wood (4%)

Presidential Elections Results

1996 2000 2004 2008 2012

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2012 Presidential Elections Results

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Religion statistics for Harrisville city (based on Alcona County data)

ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Mainline Protestant1,14811
Catholic7994
Evangelical Protestant75610
Other1681
None8,071-
Source: Clifford Grammich, Kirk Hadaway, Richard Houseal, Dale E.Jones, Alexei Krindatch, Richie Stanley and Richard H.Taylor. 2012. 2010 U.S.Religion Census: Religious Congregations & Membership Study. Association of Statisticians of American Religious Bodies. Jones, Dale E., et al. 2002. Congregations and Membership in the United States 2000. Nashville, TN: Glenmary Research Center. Graphs represent county-level data

Food Environment Statistics:

Number of grocery stores: 3
Alcona County:

2.60 / 10,000 pop.
Michigan:

2.34 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 2
Alcona County:

1.73 / 10,000 pop.
Michigan:

1.52 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 8
Alcona County:

6.93 / 10,000 pop.
State:

2.99 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 7
Here:

6.06 / 10,000 pop.
State:

6.80 / 10,000 pop.
Adult diabetes rate:
This county:

11.4%
Michigan:

9.7%
Adult obesity rate:
Alcona County:

28.4%
Michigan:

29.7%
Low-income preschool obesity rate:
This county:

13.1%
State:

13.4%
Local government employment and payroll (March 2012)
Function Full-time employees Monthly full-time payroll Average yearly full-time wage Part-time employees Monthly part-time payroll
Financial Administration 1$1,282$15,3840$0
Other Government Administration 4$3,324$9,9720$0
Firefighters 6$800$1,6000$0
Fire - Other 2$333$1,9980$0
Other and Unallocable 2$4,364$26,1840$0
Totals for Government 15$10,103$8,0820$0

Harrisville government finances - Expenditure in 2002 (per resident):

  • Current Operations - General - Other: $499,000 ($1046.12)
    Sewerage: $99,000 ($207.55)
    Regular Highways: $39,000 ($81.76)
    Water Utilities: $36,000 ($75.47)
    Central Staff Services: $34,000 ($71.28)
    Fire Protection: $34,000 ($71.28)
    Parks & Recreation: $27,000 ($56.60)
    Financial Administration: $13,000 ($27.25)
    Police Protection: $4,000 ($8.39)
    Protective Inspection and Regulation, NEC: $1,000 ($2.10)
  • Intergovernmental to Local NEC - Police Protection: $4,000 ($8.39)
  • Total Salaries & Wages: $64,000 ($134.17)
  • Water Utilities - Interest on Debt: $34,000 ($71.28)

Harrisville government finances - Revenue in 2002 (per resident):

  • Charges - All Other: $399,000 ($836.48)
    Sewerage: $76,000 ($159.33)
  • Federal Intergovernmental - All Other: $1,000 ($2.10)
  • Local Intergovernmental - All Other: $43,000 ($90.15)
  • Miscellaneous - General Revenue, NEC: $48,000 ($100.63)
    Interest Earnings: $30,000 ($62.89)
    Rents: $6,000 ($12.58)
  • Revenue - Water Utilities: $74,000 ($155.14)
  • State Intergovernmental - All Other: $73,000 ($153.04)
    General Support: $53,000 ($111.11)
    Highways: $44,000 ($92.24)
  • Tax - Property: $120,000 ($251.57)
    NEC: $4,000 ($8.39)

Harrisville government finances - Debt in 2002 (per resident):

  • Long Term Debt Beginning Outstanding - Water Utilities: $550,000 ($1153.04)
  • Long Term Debt Outstanding - Full Faith & Credit - Water Utilities: $542,000 ($1136.27)
  • Long Term Debt Retired Unspecified - Water Utilities: $8,000 ($16.77)

Harrisville government finances - Cash and Securities in 2002 (per resident):

  • Bond Fund - Cash & Deposits: $216,000 ($452.83)
  • Other Funds - Cash & Deposits: $807,000 ($1691.82)

5.30% of this county's 2011 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2010 ($37,904 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

5.30%
Michigan average:

5.09%

10 or fewer of this county's residents moved from foreign countries between 2010 and 2011.

Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2010 and 2011:
from Iosco County, MI  0.98% ($20,762 average AGI)
from Alpena County, MI  0.54% ($16,304)
from Wayne County, MI  0.47% ($47,000)


5.46% of this county's 2010 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2011 ($25,987 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

5.46%
Michigan average:

5.58%

10 or fewer of this county's residents moved to foreign countries between 2010 and 2011.

Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2010 and 2011:
to Iosco County, MI  0.93% ($21,325 average AGI)
to Alpena County, MI  0.58% ($28,080)
to Wayne County, MI  0.33% ($24,714)

Strongest AM radio stations in Harrisville:

  • WTCM (580 AM; 35 kW; TRAVERSE CITY, MI; Owner: WTCM RADIO, INC.)
  • WLDR (1210 AM; daytime; 50 kW; KINGSLEY, MI; Owner: FORT BEND BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • WOAP (1080 AM; 50 kW; OWOSSO, MI)
  • WWJ (950 AM; 50 kW; DETROIT, MI; Owner: INFINITY BROADCASTING OPERATIONS, INC.)
  • WJR (760 AM; 50 kW; DETROIT, MI; Owner: ABC, INC.)
  • WXYT (1270 AM; 50 kW; DETROIT, MI; Owner: INFINITY BROADCASTING CORP. OF DETROIT)
  • WFDF (910 AM; 50 kW; FLINT, MI; Owner: ABC, INC.)
  • WHAK (960 AM; 5 kW; ROGERS CITY, MI)
  • WDFN (1130 AM; 50 kW; DETROIT, MI; Owner: AMFM RADIO LICENSES, L.L.C.)
  • WCHB (1200 AM; 50 kW; TAYLOR, MI; Owner: RADIO ONE OF DETROIT, LLC)
  • WJML (1110 AM; 10 kW; PETOSKEY, MI)
  • WTMJ (620 AM; 50 kW; MILWAUKEE, WI; Owner: JOURNAL BROADCAST CORPORATION)
  • WKNR (850 AM; 50 kW; CLEVELAND, OH; Owner: CARON BROADCASTING, INC.)

Strongest FM radio stations in Harrisville:

  • WCMB-FM (95.7 FM; OSCODA, MI; Owner: CENTRAL MICHIGAN UNIVERSITY)
  • WJOJ (89.7 FM; HARRISVILLE, MI; Owner: NORTHLAND COMMUNITY BROADCASTERS)
  • WATZ-FM (99.3 FM; ALPENA, MI; Owner: WATZ RADIO, INC.)
  • WKJC (104.7 FM; TAWAS CITY, MI; Owner: CARROLL ENTERPRISES, INC.)
  • WQLB (103.3 FM; TAWAS CITY, MI; Owner: CARROLL BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • WCLS (100.7 FM; OSCODA, MI; Owner: NORTHERN RADIO NETWORK CORPORATION)
  • WHSB (107.7 FM; ALPENA, MI; Owner: NORTHERN RADIO NETWORK CORPORATION)

TV broadcast stations around Harrisville:

  • WBKB-TV (Channel 11; ALPENA, MI; Owner: THUNDER BAY BROADCASTING CORPORATION.)

Harrisville fatal accident list:

Jun 17, 1988 10:13 AM, 23, Vehicles: 2, Persons: 2, Fatalities: 1

FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers:

2 (See the full list of FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers in Harrisville)

FCC Registered Antenna Towers:

29 (See the full list of FCC Registered Antenna Towers)

FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers:

2
  • SOUTH TOWER, Alcona County Jail On M72 (Lat: 44.656722 Lon: -83.297028), Type: Tower, Structure height: 38.6 m, Overall height: 39.6 m, Call Sign: KWV515
    Assigned Frequencies: 154.145 MHz
    Grant Date: 01/01/2013, Expiration Date: 01/03/2023, Certifier: Douglas Atchison
    Registrant: Radio North, 2682 Garfield Rd N, Suite 22, Traverse City, MI 49686, Phone: (231) 929-2934, Fax: (231) 929-4580, Email:
  • Alcona Cty Jail At Us 23 & M 72 Hwys (Lat: 44.657222 Lon: -83.296639), Call Sign: KLR327, Licensee ID: L00046148
    Assigned Frequencies: 39.1400 MHz, 39.6400 MHz, 39.7400 MHz, 39.8200 MHz
    Grant Date: 09/18/2012, Expiration Date: 10/19/2022
    Registrant: County Of Alcona, 214 W Main St, Harrisville, MI 48740, Phone: (989) 724-0911, Email:

FCC Registered Microwave Towers:

4 (See the full list of FCC Registered Microwave Towers in this town)

FCC Registered Maritime Coast & Aviation Ground Towers:

4 (See the full list of FCC Registered Maritime Coast & Aviation Ground Towers)

FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:

31 (See the full list of FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses in Harrisville)

FAA Registered Aircraft:

14 (See the full list of FAA Registered Aircraft in Harrisville)

2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System Incidents:

  • Fire: 12
  • Hazardous Condition: 15

Incident types - Harrisville

See full 2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System statistics for Harrisville, MI
Most common first names in Harrisville, MI among deceased individuals
NameCountLived (average)
John3875.7 years
William3277.1 years
Mary2780.9 years
Robert1775.3 years
James1766.1 years
George1778.7 years
Helen1687.9 years
Alice1283.4 years
Charles1276.4 years
Fred1177.7 years
Most common last names in Harrisville, MI among deceased individuals
Last nameCountLived (average)
Johnson1375.1 years
Fowler1075.8 years
Somers1067.7 years
Holmes976.4 years
Miller881.3 years
Procunier882.9 years
Smith870.6 years
Wilson781.7 years
Dellar779.7 years
Stone778.3 years
Businesses in Harrisville, MI
NameCountNameCount
Jones New York1True Value1
Subway1U-Haul1
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