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Harrison County, Iowa (IA)

County population in 2016: 14,515 (19% urban, 81% rural); it was 15,666 in 2000
County owner-occupied with a mortgage or a loan houses and condos in 2010: 2,914
County owner-occupied free and clear houses and condos in 2010: 1,717
County owner-occupied houses and condos in 2000: 4,683
Renter-occupied apartments: 1,356 (it was 1,432 in 2000)
% of renters here:

23%
State:

28%

Land area: 697 sq. mi.

Water area: 4.2 sq. mi.

Population density: 21 people per square mile   (low).

March 2019 cost of living index in Harrison County: 83.8 (less than average, U.S. average is 100)

Industries providing employment: Agriculture,forestry,fishing and hunting, and mining (40.3%), Construction (15.7%), Educational, health and social services (10.5%).

Type of workers:

  • Private wage or salary: 32%
  • Government: 1%
  • Self-employed, not incorporated: 66%
  • Unpaid family work: 1%
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  • Races in Harrison County, IA (2017)
    • 13,83388.3%White Non-Hispanic Alone
    • 2451.6%Hispanic or Latino
    • 1440.9%Two or more races
    • 620.4%American Indian and Alaska Native alone
    • 530.3%Asian alone
    • 170.1%Native Hawaiian and Other
      Pacific Islander alone
    • 160.1%Some other race alone
    • 70.04%Black Non-Hispanic Alone
Median resident age:

44.3 years
Iowa median age:

38.3 years
Males: 7,189  (49.5%)
Females: 7,326  (50.5%)
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Average household size:
Harrison County:

2.0 people
Iowa:

2 people

Estimated median household income in 2017: $59,938 ($38,141 in 1999)
This county:

$59,938
Iowa:

$58,570

Median contract rent in 2017 for apartments: $499 (lower quartile is $403, upper quartile is $638)
This county:

$499
State:

$628


Estimated median house or condo value in 2017: $142,925 (it was $78,700 in 2000)
Harrison:

$142,925
Iowa:

$149,100
Lower value quartile - upper value quartile: $80,050 - $202,790

Mean price in 2017:

Detached houses: $168,325
Here:

$168,325
State:

$186,769

Townhouses or other attached units: $154,814
Here:

$154,814
State:

$183,349

In 2-unit structures: $198,043
Here:

$198,043
State:

$141,928

Mobile homes: $28,347
Here:

$28,347
State:

$46,662

Median monthly housing costs for homes and condos with a mortgage: $1,116
Median monthly housing costs for units without a mortgage: $442

Institutionalized population: 242

Crime in 2005 (reported by the sheriff's office or county police, not the county total):

  • Murders: 0
  • Rapes: 1
  • Robberies: 1
  • Assaults: 10
  • Burglaries: 50
  • Thefts: 75
  • Auto thefts: 16

Crime in 2004 (reported by the sheriff's office or county police, not the county total):

  • Murders: 1
  • Rapes: 1
  • Robberies: 1
  • Assaults: 2
  • Burglaries: 51
  • Thefts: 108
  • Auto thefts: 14
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Single-family new house construction building permits:

  • 1997: 48 buildings, average cost: $111,100
  • 1998: 71 buildings, average cost: $94,400
  • 1999: 88 buildings, average cost: $126,700
  • 2000: 69 buildings, average cost: $101,100
  • 2001: 50 buildings, average cost: $107,300
  • 2002: 75 buildings, average cost: $116,400
  • 2003: 58 buildings, average cost: $121,800
  • 2004: 54 buildings, average cost: $156,500
  • 2005: 67 buildings, average cost: $209,400
  • 2006: 24 buildings, average cost: $185,600
  • 2007: 41 buildings, average cost: $184,900
  • 2008: 30 buildings, average cost: $209,500
  • 2009: 21 buildings, average cost: $195,500
  • 2010: 20 buildings, average cost: $157,000
  • 2011: 18 buildings, average cost: $175,000
  • 2012: 16 buildings, average cost: $207,800
  • 2013: 17 buildings, average cost: $241,000
  • 2014: 29 buildings, average cost: $175,000
  • 2015: 20 buildings, average cost: $191,200
  • 2016: 32 buildings, average cost: $218,100
  • 2017: 43 buildings, average cost: $219,000
Number of permits per 10,000 Harrison, IA residents
Average permit cost in Harrison, IA
Presidential Elections Results

Graphs represent county-level data. Detailed 2008 Election Results

Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2017: $1,692 (1.3%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2017: $1,614 (1.5%)

Distribution of median household income in Harrison, IA in 2017
Distribution of house value in Harrison, IA in 2017
Distribution of rent paid by renters in Harrison, IA in 2017
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2017: 9.2%
Harrison County:

9.2%
Iowa:

10.7%
(9.1% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 66.7% for Black residents, 3.3% for Hispanic or Latino residents, 39.1% for American Indian residents, 2.7% for two or more races residents)

Median age of residents in 2017: 44.3 years old
(Males: 42.9 years old, Females: 45.5 years old)
(Median age for: White residents: 44.7 years old, Black residents: 20.4 years old, American Indian residents: 36.3 years old, Asian residents: 45.0 years old, Hispanic or Latino residents: 22.0 years old, Other race residents: 48.0 years old)

Area name: Omaha-Council Bluffs, NE-IA HUD Metro FMR Area
Fair market rent in 2006 for a 1-bedroom apartment in Harrison County is $531 a month.
Fair market rent for a 2-bedroom apartment is $662 a month.
Fair market rent for a 3-bedroom apartment is $884 a month.

Cities in this county include: Missouri Valley, Woodbine, Logan, Dunlap, Mondamin, Persia, Pisgah, Modale, Little Sioux, Magnolia.

Harrison County has a predicted average indoor radon screening level greater than 4 pCi/L (pico curies per liter) - Highest Potential

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Notable locations in this county outside city limits:

Notable locations in Harrison County: Camp Manteno (A), Poma (B), Roach (C), Botany (D), Harlan Wastewater Treatment Plant (E), Shelby County Farm (F), Reing River Access (G), Rosman-Glendale Farm Golf Course (H), Nielsen RV Park (I), Shelby Elevator (J), Bedstemor's House (K), Shelby City Hall (L). Display/hide their locations on the map

Churches in Harrison County include: Altamont Church (A), Bethelhem Church (B), Shelby United Methodist Church (C), Redline Church of Christ (D), Monroe Church (E). Display/hide their locations on the map

Cemeteries: Altamont Cemetery (1), Oak Hill Cemetery (2), Astor Cemetery (3), Olson Cemetery (4), Bowmans Grove (5), Rose Hill Cemetery (6), Saint Boniface Cemetery (7). Display/hide their locations on the map

Lake: Prairie Rose Lake (A). Display/hide its location on the map

Streams, rivers, and creeks: Bonnie Creek (A), Squaw Creek (B), Willow Creek (C), Dutch Branch (D), Moser Creek (E), Wolf Creek (F), Long Branch (G), Little Silver Creek (H), Kidds Creek (I). Display/hide their locations on the map

Parks in Harrison County include: Rosenow Timber Recreation Area (1), Schimerowski Recreation Area (2), Vern and Wilmer Petersen Wildlife Area (3), Nishna Bend Recreation Area (4), Manteno County Park (5), Elk Horn Creek Recreation Area (6), Petersen Nature Preserve (7), Oak Ridge Wildlife Area (8), Prairie Habitat Area (9). Display/hide their locations on the map

Neighboring counties: Crawford County , Lee County, Illinois , Marion County , Monona County , Polk County , Pottawattamie County .

Unemployment in September 2015:
Here:

2.8%
Iowa:

2.8%

Unemployment by year in Harrison, IA
County total employment by year in Harrison, IA
County average yearly wages by year in Harrison, IA

Current college students: 459
People 25 years of age or older with a high school degree or higher: 90.2%
People 25 years of age or older with a bachelor's degree or higher: 18.5%

Number of foreign born residents: 158 (62.7% naturalized citizens)

Harrison County:

1.1%
Whole state:

5.3%
Year of entry for the foreign-born population
  • Year of entry for the foreign-born population
  • 02010 or later
  • 182000 to 2009
  • 411990 to 1999
  • 221980 to 1989
  • 41970 to 1979
  • 40Before 1970

Mean travel time to work (commute): 27.3 minutes

Percentage of county residents living and working in this county: 54.6%

Harrison County marital status for males Harrison County marital status for females

Housing units in structures:

  • One, detached: 5,909
  • One, attached: 75
  • Two: 103
  • 3 or 4: 198
  • 5 to 9: 109
  • 10 to 19: 50
  • 20 to 49: 81
  • 50 or more: 82
  • Mobile homes: 290

Housing units in Harrison County with a mortgage: 2,706 (129 second mortgage, 268 home equity loan, 28 both second mortgage and home equity loan)
Houses without a mortgage: 1,974

Here:

66.7% with mortgage
State:

61.6% with mortgage

Religion statistics for Harrison County

Religions Adherents in 2010
Religions Adherents - Change between 2000 and 2010
ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Mainline Protestant2,57716
Evangelical Protestant1,98813
Catholic1,9695
Other1,3166
None7,078-
Harrison County Religion Details
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.

Food Environment Statistics:

Number of grocery stores: 3
Harrison County:

1.95 / 10,000 pop.
State:

2.14 / 10,000 pop.


Number of convenience stores (no gas): 1
This county:

0.65 / 10,000 pop.
Iowa:

0.43 / 10,000 pop.

Number of convenience stores (with gas): 14
Harrison County:

9.09 / 10,000 pop.
Iowa:

5.55 / 10,000 pop.

Number of full-service restaurants: 8
This county:

5.19 / 10,000 pop.
State:

8.01 / 10,000 pop.

Adult diabetes rate:
Harrison County:

7.8%
Iowa:

7.8%

Adult obesity rate:
Harrison County:

28.0%
State:

27.3%

Low-income preschool obesity rate:
Here:

17.3%
State:

14.5%

Agriculture in Harrison County:

Average size of farms: 517 acres
Average value of agricultural products sold per farm: $134,289
Average value of crops sold per acre for harvested cropland: $251.48
The value of livestock, poultry, and their products as a percentage of the total market value of agricultural products sold: 23.73%
Average total farm production expenses per farm: $106,842
Harvested cropland as a percentage of land in farms: 78.75%
Irrigated harvested cropland as a percentage of land in farms: 7.58%
Average market value of all machinery and equipment per farm: $104,822
The percentage of farms operated by a family or individual: 87.20%
Average age of principal farm operators: 54 years
Average number of cattle and calves per 100 acres of all land in farms: 7.91
Milk cows as a percentage of all cattle and calves: 0.07%
Corn for grain: 168935 harvested acres
All wheat for grain: 329 harvested acres
Soybeans for beans: 156052 harvested acres
Vegetables: 74 harvested acres
Land in orchards: 116 acres

Tornado activity:

Harrison County historical area-adjusted tornado activity is significantly below Iowa state average. It is 3856534.2 times below overall U.S. average.

Earthquake activity:

Harrison County-area historical earthquake activity is slightly above Iowa state average. It is 74% smaller than the overall U.S. average.

On 11/3/2002 at 20:41:56, a magnitude 4.3 (4.3 MB, 4.3 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi, Class: Light, Intensity: IV - V) earthquake occurred 174.8 miles away from Harrison County center
On 3/4/1983 at 06:32:18, a magnitude 4.6 (4.4 MB, 4.6 LG, 4.4 ML) earthquake occurred 252.4 miles away from the county center
On 7/9/1975 at 14:54:15, a magnitude 4.6 (4.6 MB) earthquake occurred 275.7 miles away from the county center
On 7/16/2004 at 12:17:30, a magnitude 3.5 (3.5 MW, 3.3 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi, Class: Light, Intensity: II - III) earthquake occurred 74.2 miles away from the county center
On 2/6/1996 at 15:10:28, a magnitude 3.6 (3.6 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 105.6 miles away from Harrison County center
On 8/9/1997 at 17:46:03, a magnitude 3.4 (3.4 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 71.3 miles away from the county center
Magnitude types: regional Lg-wave magnitude (LG), body-wave magnitude (MB), local magnitude (ML), moment magnitude (MW)

Most recent natural disasters:

  • Iowa Flooding, Incident Period: May 25, 2011 to August 01, 2011, Major Disaster (Presidential) Declared DR-1998: June 27, 2011, FEMA Id: 1998, Natural disaster type: Flood
  • Iowa Severe Winter Storms, Incident Period: January 19, 2010 to January 26, 2010, Major Disaster (Presidential) Declared DR-1880: March 02, 2010, FEMA Id: 1880, Natural disaster type: Winter Storm
  • Iowa Severe Winter Storms and Snowstorm, Incident Period: December 23, 2009 to December 27, 2009, Major Disaster (Presidential) Declared DR-1877: February 25, 2010, FEMA Id: 1877, Natural disaster type: Snowstorm, Winter Storm
  • Iowa Severe Storms, Tornadoes, and Flooding, Incident Period: May 25, 2008 to August 13, 2008, Major Disaster (Presidential) Declared DR-1763: May 27, 2008, FEMA Id: 1763, Natural disaster type: Storm, Tornado, Flood
  • Iowa Severe Storms, Flooding, and Tornadoes, Incident Period: May 05, 2007 to May 07, 2007, Major Disaster (Presidential) Declared DR-1705: May 25, 2007, FEMA Id: 1705, Natural disaster type: Storm, Tornado, Flood
  • Iowa Snow, Incident Period: February 28, 2007 to March 02, 2007, Emergency Declared EM-3275: March 30, 2007, FEMA Id: 3275, Natural disaster type: Snow
  • Iowa Hurricane Katrina Evacuation, Incident Period: August 29, 2005 to October 01, 2005, Emergency Declared EM-3239: September 10, 2005, FEMA Id: 3239, Natural disaster type: Hurricane
  • Iowa Severe Storms and Flooding, Incident Period: July 02, 1999 to August 10, 1999, Major Disaster (Presidential) Declared DR-1282: July 22, 1999, FEMA Id: 1282, Natural disaster type: Storm, Flood
  • Iowa Severe Storms, Flooding and Tornadoes, Incident Period: May 16, 1999 to May 29, 1999, Major Disaster (Presidential) Declared DR-1277: May 21, 1999, FEMA Id: 1277, Natural disaster type: Storm, Tornado, Flood
  • Iowa Severe Weather, Tornadoes and Flooding, Incident Period: June 13, 1998 to July 15, 1998, Major Disaster (Presidential) Declared DR-1230: July 02, 1998, FEMA Id: 1230, Natural disaster type: Tornado, Flood
  • 7 other natural disasters have been reported since 1953.

The number of natural disasters in Harrison County (17) is greater than the US average (13).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 15
Emergencies Declared: 2

Causes of natural disasters: Floods: 13, Storms: 8, Tornadoes: 4, Winter Storms: 2, Hurricane: 1, Snow: 1, Snowstorm: 1 (Note: some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Means of transportation to work in 2017 - Harrison

Means of transportation to work:

  • Drove a car alone: 3,781 (78.8%)
  • Carpooled: 385 (8.0%)
  • Bus or trolley bus: 12 (0.2%)
  • Ferryboat: 9 (0.2%)
  • Taxicab, motorcycle, or other means: 51 (1.1%)
  • Walked: 199 (4.1%)
  • Worked at home: 387 (8.1%)
Class of Workers in 2017
Most common industries in 2017 (%)
Males Females
Most common industries for males in 2017


  • Health care and social assistance (23%)
  • Educational services (10%)
  • Retail trade (10%)
  • Finance and insurance (8%)
  • Accommodation and food services (7%)
  • Manufacturing (7%)
  • Professional, scientific, and technical services (6%)

Most common industries for females in 2017


  • Health care and social assistance (26%)
  • Educational services (11%)
  • Retail trade (11%)
  • Finance and insurance (9%)
  • Accommodation and food services (8%)
  • Manufacturing (8%)
  • Professional, scientific, and technical services (6%)

Most common occupations in 2017 (%)
Males Females
Most common occupations for males in 2017


  • Management occupations (12%)
  • Production occupations (12%)
  • Transportation occupations (11%)
  • Construction and extraction occupations (11%)
  • Sales and related occupations (10%)
  • Installation, maintenance, and repair occupations (8%)
  • Material moving occupations (6%)

Most common occupations for females in 2017


  • Office and administrative support occupations (24%)
  • Management occupations (10%)
  • Education, training, and library occupations (9%)
  • Sales and related occupations (8%)
  • Food preparation and serving related occupations (8%)
  • Business and financial operations occupations (7%)
  • Healthcare support occupations (6%)

Most common places of birth for foreign-born residents


  • Mexico (21%)
  • Germany (16%)
  • Canada (13%)
  • Korea (12%)
  • Philippines (10%)
  • Venezuela (6%)
  • England (3%)

Most common first ancestries reported in Harrison County


  • German (35%)
  • American (13%)
  • Irish (9%)
  • English (8%)
  • Danish (3%)
  • European (3%)
  • Dutch (2%)

Breakdown of mean house values by ages of householders

People in group quarters in Harrison County, Iowa in 2000:

  • 309 people in nursing homes
  • 8 people in homes for the mentally retarded
  • 2 people in local jails and other confinement facilities (including police lockups)

People in group quarters in Harrison County, Iowa in 2010:

  • 235 people in nursing facilities/skilled-nursing facilities
  • 24 people in other noninstitutional facilities
  • 12 people in group homes intended for adults
  • 7 people in local jails and other municipal confinement facilities
  • 5 people in residential treatment centers for adults
Average gross adjusted income of non-migrant taxpayers in this county in 2010 was $62,469.

5.53% of this county's 2011 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2010 ($41,229 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

5.53%
Iowa average:

5.97%


10 or fewer of this county's residents moved from foreign countries.
3.07% relocated from other counties in Iowa ($22,039 average AGI)
2.46% relocated from other states ($19,190 average AGI)
Harrison County:

2.46%
Iowa average:

2.42%

Residents relocating <b>from</b> other counties or countries

Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2010 and 2011:
from Pottawattamie County, IA  1.46% ($42,268 average AGI)
from Douglas County, NE  0.80% ($41,756)


5.60% of this county's 2010 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2011 ($47,430 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

5.60%
Iowa average:

6.23%


10 or fewer of this county's residents moved to foreign countries.
3.01% relocated to other counties in Iowa ($24,637 average AGI)
2.58% relocated to other states ($22,793 average AGI)
Harrison County:

2.58%
Iowa average:

2.69%

Residents relocating <b>to</b> other counties or countries

Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2010 and 2011:
to Pottawattamie County, IA  1.25% ($51,757 average AGI)
to Douglas County, NE  0.93% ($51,942)

Births per 1000 population from 1990 to 1999: 12.0
Births per 1000 population from 2000 to 2006: 10.8

Births per 1000 population in Harrison County

Deaths per 1000 population from 1990 to 1999: 13.4
Deaths per 1000 population from 2000 to 2006: 12.4
Deaths per 1000 population from 2007 to 2014: 12.3

Deaths per 1000 population in Harrison County

Infant deaths per 1000 live births from 1990 to 1999: 3.9
Infant deaths per 1000 live births from 2000 to 2006: 5.7

Infant deaths per 1000 population in Harrison County
Population without health insurance coverage in 2013: 9.4%
Persons under 19 years old without health insurance coverage in 2013: 4.7%
Percentage of population without health insurance coverage in Harrison County
All 18-64 40-64 50-64 Under 19
Population without health insurance coverage in Harrison County
18-64 population without health insurance coverage in Harrison County
40-64 population without health insurance coverage in Harrison County
50-64 population without health insurance coverage in Harrison County
Population under 19 years without health insurance coverage in Harrison County

Persons enrolled in hospital insurance and/or supplemental medical insurance (Medicare) in July 1, 2007: 2,946 (2,557 aged, 389 disabled)
Children under 18 without health insurance coverage in 2007: 191 (5%)
Persons enrolled in Medicare
Aged persons enrolled in Medicare
Disabled persons enrolled in Medicare

Most common underlying causes of death in Harrison County, Iowa in 1999 - 2014:

  • Atherosclerotic heart disease (397)
  • Bronchus or lung, unspecified - Malignant neoplasms (179)
  • Chronic obstructive pulmonary disease, unspecified (168)
  • Alzheimer's disease, unspecified (153)
  • Acute myocardial infarction, unspecified (145)
  • Unspecified dementia (116)
  • Stroke, not specified as haemorrhage or infarction (114)
  • Atherosclerotic cardiovascular disease, so described (107)
  • Colon, unspecified - Malignant neoplasms (82)
  • Unspecified diabetes mellitus, without complications (52)

Population without health insurance coverage in 2000: 8%
Children under 18 without health insurance coverage in 2000: 7%

Short term general hospitals per 100,000 population in 2004: 6.32
Short term general hospital admissions per 100,000 population in 2004: 3,792
Short term general hospital beds per 100,000 population in 2004: 158
Emergency room visits per 100,000 population in 2004: 21,661

General practice office based MDs per 100,000 population in 2005: 938
Medical specialist MDs per 100,000 population in 2005: 1,259

Total births per 100,000 population, July 2005 - July 2006 : 33
Total deaths per 100,000 population, July 2005 - July 2006: 63

Household type by relationship:

Households: 14,515
  • In family households: 11,512 (2,108 male householders, 1,844 female householders)
    3,207 spouses, 3,592 children (3,315 natural, 125 adopted, 150 stepchildren), 312 grandchildren, 31 brothers or sisters, 41 parents, 113 other relatives, 222 non-relatives
  • In nonfamily households: 2,716 (1,175 male householders (883 living alone)), 991 female householders (840 living alone)), 553 nonrelatives
  • In group quarters: 284

Size of family households: 2,164 2-persons, 672 3-persons, 678 4-persons, 253 5-persons, 115 6-persons, 74 7-or-more-persons.

Size of nonfamily households: 1,719 1-person, 381 2-persons, 20 3-persons, 26 4-persons, 6 5-persons, 2 7-or-more-persons.

2,139 married couples with children.
690 single-parent households (192 men, 498 women).

98.0% of residents of Harrison speak English at home.
0.7% of residents speak Spanish at home (76% speak English very well, 19% speak English well, 5% speak English not well).
0.5% of residents speak other Indo-European language at home (99% speak English very well, 1% speak English well).
0.3% of residents speak Asian or Pacific Island language at home (67% speak English very well, 33% speak English well).
0.1% of residents speak other language at home (100% speak English very well).

In fiscal year 2004:

Federal Government expenditure: $102,006,000 ($6,448 per capita)
Department of Defense expenditure: $2,010,000
Federal direct payments to individuals for retirement and disability: $42,581,000
Federal other direct payments to individuals: $20,569,000
Federal direct payments not to individuals: $14,159,000
Federal grants: $18,467,000
Federal procurement contracts: $1,040,000 ($0,000 Department of Defense)
Federal salaries and wages: $5,190,000 ($420,000 Department of Defense)
Federal Government direct loans: $836,000
Federal guaranteed/insured loans: $7,106,000
Federal Government insurance: $78,427,000

Population change from April 1, 2000 to July 1, 2005:

Births: 896
Here:

56 per 1000 residents
State:

66 per 1000 residents

Deaths: 962
Here:

61 per 1000 residents
State:

48 per 1000 residents

Net international migration: +25
Here:

+2 per 1000 residents
State:

+10 per 1000 residents

Net internal migration: +282
Here +18 per 1000 residents
State -14 per 1000 residents
Population growth in Harrison County

Total withdrawal of fresh water for public supply: 1.11 millions of gallons per day (all from ground)

Median number of rooms in houses and condos:
Here:

6.6
State:

6.7

Median number of rooms in apartments:
Here:

4.9
State:

4.2

Year house built in Harrison County, Iowa
  • Year house built in Harrison County, Iowa
  • 1352014 or later
  • 702010 to 2013
  • 4812000 to 2009
  • 6521990 to 1999
  • 3831980 to 1989
  • 7851970 to 1979
  • 4691960 to 1969
  • 4401950 to 1959
  • 4761940 to 1949
  • 2,9591939 or earlier
Rooms in houses/apartments in Harrison County, Iowa
Owner-occupied Renter-occupied
Rooms in owner-occupied houses in Harrison County, Iowa
  • Rooms in owner-occupied houses in Harrison County, Iowa
  • 131 room
  • 142 rooms
  • 623 rooms
  • 4654 rooms
  • 7855 rooms
  • 9346 rooms
  • 8127 rooms
  • 5828 rooms
  • 1,0219+ rooms
Rooms in renter-occupied apartments in Harrison County, Iowa
  • Rooms in renter-occupied apartments in Harrison County, Iowa
  • 381 room
  • 782 rooms
  • 1503 rooms
  • 2834 rooms
  • 3545 rooms
  • 2146 rooms
  • 1127 rooms
  • 1028 rooms
  • 989+ rooms
Bedrooms in houses/apartments in Harrison County, Iowa
Owner-occupied Renter-occupied
Bedrooms in owner-occupied houses in Harrison County, Iowa
  • Bedrooms in owner-occupied houses in Harrison County, Iowa
  • 13no bedroom
  • 1471 bedroom
  • 1,2102 bedrooms
  • 1,9533 bedrooms
  • 9704 bedrooms
  • 3815+ bedrooms
Bedrooms in renter-occupied apartments in Harrison County, Iowa
  • Bedrooms in renter-occupied apartments in Harrison County, Iowa
  • 37no bedroom
  • 2841 bedroom
  • 5332 bedrooms
  • 4183 bedrooms
  • 1134 bedrooms
  • 545+ bedrooms
Cars and other vehicles available in Harrison County, Iowa in houses/condos/apartments
Owner-occupied Renter-occupied
Cars and other vehicles available in Harrison County in owner-occupied houses/condos
  • Cars and other vehicles available in Harrison County in owner-occupied houses/condos
  • 69no vehicle
  • 9551 vehicle
  • 1,6632 vehicles
  • 1,2193 vehicles
  • 5584 vehicles
  • 2575+ vehicles
Cars and other vehicles available in Harrison County in renter-occupied apartments
  • Cars and other vehicles available in Harrison County in renter-occupied apartments
  • 213no vehicle
  • 5821 vehicle
  • 4402 vehicles
  • 1693 vehicles
  • 194 vehicles
  • 225+ vehicles

89.2% of Harrison County residents lived in the same house 1 years ago.
   Out of people who lived in different houses, 35% lived in this county.
   Out of people who lived in different counties, 60% lived in Iowa.

Harrison County:

89.2%
State average:

85.4%

Place of birth for U.S.-born residents:

  • This state: 7,920
  • Other state: 6,372
  • Northeast: 157
  • Midwest: 5,192
  • South: 451
  • West: 592
Year householders moved into unit in Harrison County, IA
Most commonly used house heating fuel in Harrison County
Houses and condos Apartments
Most commonly used house heating fuel in houses and condos
  • 39.8%Utility gas
  • 30.7%Electricity
  • 22.7%Bottled, tank, or LP gas
  • 2.6%Wood
  • 1.3%Fuel oil, kerosene, etc.
  • 1.3%Other fuel
  • 1.0%No fuel used
Most commonly used house heating fuel in apartments
  • 40.3%Electricity
  • 35.6%Utility gas
  • 20.5%Bottled, tank, or LP gas
  • 1.6%No fuel used
  • 0.6%Wood
  • 0.6%Other fuel
  • 0.2%Fuel oil, kerosene, etc.

Private vs. public school enrollment:


Students in private schools in grades 1 to 8 (elementary and middle school): 96
Here:

6.4%
Iowa:

9.7%

Students in private schools in grades 9 to 12 (high school): 31
Here:

4.1%
Iowa:

7.7%

Students in private undergraduate colleges: 71
Here:

16.4%
Iowa:

24.7%

Educational Attainment
School Enrollment by Level of School
Age and Sex of Sensory-Disabled Noninstitutionalized Residents
Age and Sex of Physically-Disabled Noninstitutionalized Residents
Age and Sex of Mentally-Disabled Noninstitutionalized Residents
Age and Sex of Self-Care Disabled Noninstitutionalized Residents
Age and Sex of Go-Outside-Home Disabled Noninstitutionalized Residents
Age and Sex of Noninstitutionalized Residents with Employment Disability

Harrison County government finances - Expenditure in 2013:

  • Charges - Other: $597,000
    Sewerage: $49,000
  • Construction - General - Other: $465,000
  • Current Operations - Regular Highways: $4,873,000
    Health - Other: $2,993,000
    General - Other: $1,330,000
    Central Staff Services: $1,174,000
    Police Protection: $1,026,000
    Natural Resources - Other: $883,000
    Financial Administration: $656,000
    Correctional Institutions: $307,000
    Judicial and Legal Services: $274,000
    Public Welfare - Other: $186,000
    Solid Waste Management: $161,000
    General Public Buildings: $138,000
    Sewerage: $1,000
  • Federal Intergovernmental - Other: $395,000
  • General - Interest on Debt: $77,000
  • Intergovernmental to Local - Other - Libraries: $19,000
  • Local Intergovernmental - Other: $123,000
  • Long Term Debt - Beginning Outstanding - Unspecified Public Purpose: $1,485,000
    Outstanding Unspecified Public Purpose: $889,000
    Retired Unspecified Public Purpose: $596,000
  • Miscellaneous - General Revenue - Other: $650,000
    Interest Earnings: $130,000
    Fines and Forfeits: $38,000
  • Other Capital Outlay - Regular Highways: $599,000
    Natural Resources - Other: $43,000
  • Other Funds - Cash and Securities: $10,833,000
  • State Intergovernmental - Highways: $2,882,000
    Health and Hospitals: $988,000
    Other: $536,000
    General Local Government Support: $242,000
  • Tax - Property: $7,234,000
    General Sales and Gross Receipts: $567,000
    Public Utilities Sales: $192,000
    Other License: $27,000
  • Total Salaries and Wages: $4,525,000

Harrison County government finances - Revenue in 2013:

  • Charges - Other: $597,000
    Sewerage: $49,000
  • Construction - General - Other: $465,000
  • Current Operations - Regular Highways: $4,873,000
    Health - Other: $2,993,000
    General - Other: $1,330,000
    Central Staff Services: $1,174,000
    Police Protection: $1,026,000
    Natural Resources - Other: $883,000
    Financial Administration: $656,000
    Correctional Institutions: $307,000
    Judicial and Legal Services: $274,000
    Public Welfare - Other: $186,000
    Solid Waste Management: $161,000
    General Public Buildings: $138,000
    Sewerage: $1,000
  • Federal Intergovernmental - Other: $395,000
  • General - Interest on Debt: $77,000
  • Intergovernmental to Local - Other - Libraries: $19,000
  • Local Intergovernmental - Other: $123,000
  • Long Term Debt - Beginning Outstanding - Unspecified Public Purpose: $1,485,000
    Outstanding Unspecified Public Purpose: $889,000
    Retired Unspecified Public Purpose: $596,000
  • Miscellaneous - General Revenue - Other: $650,000
    Interest Earnings: $130,000
    Fines and Forfeits: $38,000
  • Other Capital Outlay - Regular Highways: $599,000
    Natural Resources - Other: $43,000
  • Other Funds - Cash and Securities: $10,833,000
  • State Intergovernmental - Highways: $2,882,000
    Health and Hospitals: $988,000
    Other: $536,000
    General Local Government Support: $242,000
  • Tax - Property: $7,234,000
    General Sales and Gross Receipts: $567,000
    Public Utilities Sales: $192,000
    Other License: $27,000
  • Total Salaries and Wages: $4,525,000

Harrison County government finances - Debt in 2013:

  • Charges - Other: $597,000
    Sewerage: $49,000
  • Construction - General - Other: $465,000
  • Current Operations - Regular Highways: $4,873,000
    Health - Other: $2,993,000
    General - Other: $1,330,000
    Central Staff Services: $1,174,000
    Police Protection: $1,026,000
    Natural Resources - Other: $883,000
    Financial Administration: $656,000
    Correctional Institutions: $307,000
    Judicial and Legal Services: $274,000
    Public Welfare - Other: $186,000
    Solid Waste Management: $161,000
    General Public Buildings: $138,000
    Sewerage: $1,000
  • Federal Intergovernmental - Other: $395,000
  • General - Interest on Debt: $77,000
  • Intergovernmental to Local - Other - Libraries: $19,000
  • Local Intergovernmental - Other: $123,000
  • Long Term Debt - Beginning Outstanding - Unspecified Public Purpose: $1,485,000
    Outstanding Unspecified Public Purpose: $889,000
    Retired Unspecified Public Purpose: $596,000
  • Miscellaneous - General Revenue - Other: $650,000
    Interest Earnings: $130,000
    Fines and Forfeits: $38,000
  • Other Capital Outlay - Regular Highways: $599,000
    Natural Resources - Other: $43,000
  • Other Funds - Cash and Securities: $10,833,000
  • State Intergovernmental - Highways: $2,882,000
    Health and Hospitals: $988,000
    Other: $536,000
    General Local Government Support: $242,000
  • Tax - Property: $7,234,000
    General Sales and Gross Receipts: $567,000
    Public Utilities Sales: $192,000
    Other License: $27,000
  • Total Salaries and Wages: $4,525,000

Harrison County government finances - Cash and Securities in 2013:

  • Charges - Other: $597,000
    Sewerage: $49,000
  • Construction - General - Other: $465,000
  • Current Operations - Regular Highways: $4,873,000
    Health - Other: $2,993,000
    General - Other: $1,330,000
    Central Staff Services: $1,174,000
    Police Protection: $1,026,000
    Natural Resources - Other: $883,000
    Financial Administration: $656,000
    Correctional Institutions: $307,000
    Judicial and Legal Services: $274,000
    Public Welfare - Other: $186,000
    Solid Waste Management: $161,000
    General Public Buildings: $138,000
    Sewerage: $1,000
  • Federal Intergovernmental - Other: $395,000
  • General - Interest on Debt: $77,000
  • Intergovernmental to Local - Other - Libraries: $19,000
  • Local Intergovernmental - Other: $123,000
  • Long Term Debt - Beginning Outstanding - Unspecified Public Purpose: $1,485,000
    Outstanding Unspecified Public Purpose: $889,000
    Retired Unspecified Public Purpose: $596,000
  • Miscellaneous - General Revenue - Other: $650,000
    Interest Earnings: $130,000
    Fines and Forfeits: $38,000
  • Other Capital Outlay - Regular Highways: $599,000
    Natural Resources - Other: $43,000
  • Other Funds - Cash and Securities: $10,833,000
  • State Intergovernmental - Highways: $2,882,000
    Health and Hospitals: $988,000
    Other: $536,000
    General Local Government Support: $242,000
  • Tax - Property: $7,234,000
    General Sales and Gross Receipts: $567,000
    Public Utilities Sales: $192,000
    Other License: $27,000
  • Total Salaries and Wages: $4,525,000

Supplemental Security Income (SSI) in 2006:

  • Total number of recipients: 249
  • Number of aged recipients: 32
  • Number of blind and disabled recipients: 217
  • Number of recipients under 18: 33
  • Number of recipients between 18 and 64: 163
  • Number of recipients older than 64: 53
  • Number of recipients also receiving OASDI: 117
  • Amount of payments (thousands of dollars): 106
Most common first names in Harrison County, IA among deceased individuals
NameCountLived (average)
John13676.6 years
Mary12682.1 years
William11277.4 years
Robert10172.7 years
Charles9377.6 years
James8473.9 years
Helen7383.0 years
George7379.4 years
Donald7070.7 years
Harold5573.2 years
Most common last names in Harrison County, IA among deceased individuals
Last nameCountLived (average)
Smith8078.3 years
Johnson5080.0 years
Peterson3977.5 years
Nelson3479.1 years
Jones3281.2 years
Davis3281.0 years
Thompson3272.2 years
Hansen3180.9 years
Brown3179.4 years
Thomas3078.9 years
Businesses in Harrison County, IA
NameCountNameCount
Ace Hardware1MasterBrand Cabinets2
Arby's1McDonald's1
Burger King1Pizza Hut1
Chevrolet1Subway1
Days Inn1Super 81
FedEx2U-Haul1
H&R Block1