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Harrison County, Indiana (IN)

County population in 2016: 39,629 (14% urban, 86% rural); it was 34,325 in 2000
County owner-occupied with a mortgage or a loan houses and condos in 2010: 8,436
County owner-occupied free and clear houses and condos in 2010: 3,980
County owner-occupied houses and condos in 2000: 10,861
Renter-occupied apartments: 2,776 (it was 2,056 in 2000)
% of renters here:

16%
State:

30%

Land area: 485 sq. mi.

Water area: 1.7 sq. mi.

Population density: 82 people per square mile   (average).

Mar. 2016 cost of living index in Harrison County: 87.0 (less than average, U.S. average is 100)

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Industries providing employment: Educational, health and social services (28.6%), Finance, insurance, real estate, and rental and leasing (24.4%).

Type of workers:

  • Private wage or salary: 74%
  • Government: 3%
  • Self-employed, not incorporated: 19%
  • Unpaid family work: 3%
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Races in Harrison County, Indiana:

  • White Non-Hispanic Alone (95.7%)
  • Hispanic or Latino (1.7%)
  • Two or more races (1.0%)
  • Asian alone (0.8%)
  • American Indian and Alaska Native alone (0.6%)
Median resident age:  42.7 years
Indiana median age:  37.6 years
Males: 19,811  (50.0%)
Females: 19,818  (50.0%)
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Harrison County,IN real estate house value trend

Average household size:
Harrison County:

2.0 people
Indiana:

3 people
Estimated median household income in 2016: $54,899 ($43,423 in 1999)

This county:

$54,899
Indiana:

$52,314

Median contract rent in 2016 for apartments: $535 (lower quartile is $419, upper quartile is $638)
This county:

$535
State:

$619


Estimated median house or condo value in 2016: $142,153 (it was $94,300 in 2000)
Harrison:

$142,153
Indiana:

$134,800
Lower value quartile - upper value quartile: $90,433 - $204,006
Median monthly housing costs for homes and condos with a mortgage: $1,021
Median monthly housing costs for units without a mortgage: $380

Institutionalized population: 406

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

  • Murders: 2
  • Rapes: 4
  • Robberies: 2
  • Assaults: 23
  • Burglaries: 318
  • Thefts: 382
  • Auto thefts: 44
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Single-family new house construction building permits:

  • 2000: 204 buildings, average cost: $128,800
  • 2001: 185 buildings, average cost: $142,900
  • 2002: 196 buildings, average cost: $144,000
  • 2003: 180 buildings, average cost: $150,200
  • 2004: 215 buildings, average cost: $163,900
  • 2005: 181 buildings, average cost: $167,600
  • 2006: 148 buildings, average cost: $187,100
  • 2007: 140 buildings, average cost: $169,300
  • 2008: 67 buildings, average cost: $202,300
  • 2009: 82 buildings, average cost: $169,000
  • 2010: 88 buildings, average cost: $21,600
  • 2011: 48 buildings, average cost: $416,700
  • 2012: 73 buildings, average cost: $201,400
  • 2013: 92 buildings, average cost: $389,200
  • 2014: 84 buildings, average cost: $172,800

Number of permits per 10,000 residents

Average cost (in $1000s)

Presidential Elections Results

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Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2016: $830 (0.6%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2016: $848 (0.7%)

Harrison County household income distribution in 2009 Harrison County home values distribution Harrison County contract rent distribution in 2009
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2016: 12.4%
Harrison County:

12.4%
Indiana:

14.1%
(12.2% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 42.3% for Black residents, 19.2% for Hispanic or Latino residents, 50.8% for other race residents, 23.2% for two or more races residents)

Median age of residents in 2016: 42.7 years old
(Males: 42.0 years old, Females: 43.3 years old)
(Median age for: White residents: 43.0 years old, Black residents: 35.6 years old, American Indian residents: 52.9 years old, Asian residents: 45.0 years old, Hispanic or Latino residents: 18.8 years old, Other race residents: 19.2 years old)

Area name: Louisville, KY-IN HUD Metro FMR Area
Fair market rent in 2006 for a 1-bedroom apartment in Harrison County is $473 a month.
Fair market rent for a 2-bedroom apartment is $563 a month.
Fair market rent for a 3-bedroom apartment is $785 a month.

Cities in this county include: Corydon, Palmyra, Lanesville, New Salisbury, Elizabeth, Crandall, Mauckport, New Middletown, Laconia, New Amsterdam.

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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Neighboring counties: Calaveras County, California , Bent County, Colorado , Clark County , Mineral County, Colorado , San Juan County, Colorado , Rockingham County, Virginia , Spotsylvania County, Virginia .

Unemployment in September 2015:
Here:

3.7%
Indiana:

4.0%

Unemployment by year (%)

County total employment by year

County average yearly wages by year ($)

Current college students: 1,159
People 25 years of age or older with a high school degree or higher: 88.6%
People 25 years of age or older with a bachelor's degree or higher: 17.6%

Number of foreign born residents: 490 (53.5% naturalized citizens)

Harrison County:

1.2%
Whole state:

5.3%

Year of entry for the foreign-born population

  • 2010 or later: 175
  • 2000 to 2009: 70
  • 1990 to 1999: 123
  • 1980 to 1989: 85
  • 1970 to 1979: 27
  • Before 1970: 79
Note: State values scaled to Harrison County population

Mean travel time to work (commute): 30.5 minutes

Percentage of county residents living and working in this county: 43.3%

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

Housing units in structures:

  • One, detached: 12,925
  • One, attached: 173
  • Two: 293
  • 3 or 4: 290
  • 5 to 9: 386
  • 10 to 19: 112
  • 20 to 49: 56
  • 50 or more: 198
  • Mobile homes: 2,286
  • Boats, RVs, vans, etc.: 14

Housing units in Harrison County with a mortgage: 7,184 (270 second mortgage, 896 home equity loan, 51 both second mortgage and home equity loan)
Houses without a mortgage: 4,632

Here:

63.6% with mortgage
State:

65.5% with mortgage

Religion statistics for Harrison County

ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Evangelical Protestant5,39933
Mainline Protestant5,22540
Catholic4,4476
Other2892
Black Protestant551
None23,949-
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: 6
Harrison County:

1.63 / 10,000 pop.
State:

1.73 / 10,000 pop.

Number of supercenters and club stores: 1
Here:

0.27 / 10,000 pop.
Indiana:

0.21 / 10,000 pop.


Number of convenience stores (with gas): 15
Harrison County:

4.08 / 10,000 pop.
Indiana:

3.57 / 10,000 pop.

Number of full-service restaurants: 16
This county:

4.35 / 10,000 pop.
State:

6.78 / 10,000 pop.

Adult diabetes rate:
Harrison County:

9.1%
Indiana:

9.2%

Adult obesity rate:
Harrison County:

29.0%
State:

29.0%

Low-income preschool obesity rate:
Here:

20.5%
State:

14.3%

Agriculture in Harrison County:

Average size of farms: 136 acres
Average value of agricultural products sold per farm: $36,080
Average value of crops sold per acre for harvested cropland: $161.19
The value of nursery, greenhouse, floriculture, and sod as a percentage of the total market value of agricultural products sold: 3.06%
The value of livestock, poultry, and their products as a percentage of the total market value of agricultural products sold: 68.90%
Average total farm production expenses per farm: $31,843
Harvested cropland as a percentage of land in farms: 51.09%
Irrigated harvested cropland as a percentage of land in farms: 0.05%
Average market value of all machinery and equipment per farm: $47,425
The percentage of farms operated by a family or individual: 94.56%
Average age of principal farm operators: 56 years
Average number of cattle and calves per 100 acres of all land in farms: 12.26
Milk cows as a percentage of all cattle and calves: 4.36%
Corn for grain: 23755 harvested acres
All wheat for grain: 4004 harvested acres
Soybeans for beans: 31632 harvested acres
Vegetables: 122 harvested acres
Land in orchards: 288 acres

Earthquake activity:

Harrison County-area historical earthquake activity is slightly above Indiana state average. It is 77% smaller than the overall U.S. average.

On 4/18/2008 at 09:36:59, a magnitude 5.4 (5.1 MB, 4.8 MS, 5.4 MW, 5.2 MW, Depth: 8.9 mi, Class: Moderate, Intensity: VI - VII) earthquake occurred 97.9 miles away from Harrison County center
On 7/27/1980 at 18:52:21, a magnitude 5.2 (5.1 MB, 4.7 MS, 5.0 UK, 5.2 UK) earthquake occurred 117.6 miles away from the county center
On 6/10/1987 at 23:48:54, a magnitude 5.1 (4.9 MB, 4.4 MS, 4.6 MS, 5.1 LG) earthquake occurred 105.0 miles away from the county center
On 6/18/2002 at 17:37:15, a magnitude 5.0 (4.3 MB, 4.6 MW, 5.0 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 92.4 miles away from the county center
On 4/18/2008 at 15:14:16, a magnitude 4.8 (4.5 MB, 4.8 MW, 4.6 MW, Depth: 6.2 mi, Class: Light, Intensity: IV - V) earthquake occurred 96.1 miles away from Harrison County center
On 4/3/1974 at 23:05:02, a magnitude 4.7 (4.5 MB, 4.7 LG) earthquake occurred 110.8 miles away from the county center
Magnitude types: regional Lg-wave magnitude (LG), body-wave magnitude (MB), surface-wave magnitude (MS), moment magnitude (MW)

Most recent natural disasters:

  • Indiana Severe Storms, Tornadoes, Straight-Line Winds, and Flooding, Incident Period: April 19, 2011 to June 06, 2011, Major Disaster (Presidential) Declared DR-1997: June 23, 2011, FEMA Id: 1997, Natural disaster type: Storm, Tornado, Flood, Wind
  • Indiana Severe Winter Storm, Incident Period: January 26, 2009 to January 28, 2009, Major Disaster (Presidential) Declared DR-1828: March 05, 2009, FEMA Id: 1828, Natural disaster type: Winter Storm
  • Indiana Severe Storms and Flooding, Incident Period: September 12, 2008 to October 06, 2008, Major Disaster (Presidential) Declared DR-1795: September 23, 2008, FEMA Id: 1795, Natural disaster type: Storm, Flood
  • Indiana Hurricane Katrina Evacuation, Incident Period: August 29, 2005 to October 01, 2005, Emergency Declared EM-3238: September 10, 2005, FEMA Id: 3238, Natural disaster type: Hurricane
  • Indiana Severe Winter Storms and Flooding, Incident Period: January 01, 2005 to February 11, 2005, Major Disaster (Presidential) Declared DR-1573: January 21, 2005, FEMA Id: 1573, Natural disaster type: Winter Storm, Flood
  • Indiana Snow, Incident Period: December 21, 2004 to December 23, 2004, Emergency Declared EM-3197: January 11, 2005, FEMA Id: 3197, Natural disaster type: Snow
  • Indiana Tornadoes, and Flooding, Incident Period: July 03, 2004 to July 18, 2004, Major Disaster (Presidential) Declared DR-1542: September 01, 2004, FEMA Id: 1542, Natural disaster type: Tornado, Flood
  • Indiana Severe Storms, Tornadoes, and Flooding, Incident Period: May 25, 2004 to June 25, 2004, Major Disaster (Presidential) Declared DR-1520: June 03, 2004, FEMA Id: 1520, Natural disaster type: Storm, Tornado, Flood
  • Indiana Severe Storms/Flooding, Incident Period: February 28, 1997 to March 31, 1997, Major Disaster (Presidential) Declared DR-1165: March 06, 1997, FEMA Id: 1165, Natural disaster type: Storm, Flood
  • Indiana Flooding, Incident Period: April 28, 1996 to May 25, 1996, Major Disaster (Presidential) Declared DR-1125: July 03, 1996, FEMA Id: 1125, Natural disaster type: Flood
  • 6 other natural disasters have been reported since 1953.

The number of natural disasters in Harrison County (16) is greater than the US average (13).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 13
Emergencies Declared: 3

Causes of natural disasters: Floods: 10, Storms: 6, Tornadoes: 5, Winter Storms: 2, Blizzard: 1, Hurricane: 1, Snow: 1, Snowstorm: 1, Wind: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).

Class of Workers in 2016 (%)

Most common industries in 2016 (%)
Males Females
  • Health care and social assistance (27%)
  • Retail trade (11%)
  • Educational services (10%)
  • Manufacturing (9%)
  • Accommodation and food services (8%)
  • Finance and insurance (7%)
  • Public administration (4%)
  • Health care and social assistance (29%)
  • Retail trade (12%)
  • Educational services (11%)
  • Manufacturing (10%)
  • Accommodation and food services (8%)
  • Finance and insurance (7%)
  • Public administration (4%)
Most common occupations in 2016 (%)
Males Females
  • Production occupations (17%)
  • Construction and extraction occupations (12%)
  • Transportation occupations (9%)
  • Management occupations (9%)
  • Installation, maintenance, and repair occupations (8%)
  • Sales and related occupations (8%)
  • Office and administrative support occupations (5%)
  • Office and administrative support occupations (24%)
  • Sales and related occupations (9%)
  • Food preparation and serving related occupations (8%)
  • Management occupations (8%)
  • Health diagnosing and treating practitioners and other technical occupations (8%)
  • Education, training, and library occupations (7%)
  • Healthcare support occupations (7%)

Most common places of birth for the foreign-born residents (%):

  • Cuba (15%)
  • Brazil (10%)
  • China, excluding Hong Kong and Taiwan (10%)
  • Philippines (9%)
  • Canada (8%)
  • England (6%)
  • Japan (6%)

Most common first ancestries reported in Harrison County (%):

  • German (29%)
  • American (25%)
  • English (8%)
  • Irish (6%)
  • European (2%)
  • Scottish (2%)
  • French (except Basque) (1%)

Harrison County mode of transportation to work chart

Means of transportation to work:

  • Drove a car alone: 9,754 (83.4%)
  • Carpooled: 925 (7.9%)
  • Bus or trolley bus: 32 (0.3%)
  • Subway or elevated: 4 (0.0%)
  • Railroad: 9 (0.1%)
  • Taxicab, motorcycle, or other means: 85 (0.7%)
  • Walked: 121 (1.0%)
  • Worked at home: 812 (6.9%)

Owners and renters by unit type in %

Breakdown of mean house values by ages of householders ($)


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

  • 193 people in nursing homes
  • 94 people in local jails and other confinement facilities (including police lockups)
  • 25 people in homes for the mentally retarded
  • 19 people in wards in general hospitals for patients who have no usual home elsewhere
  • 13 people in other nonhousehold living situations
  • 9 people in other noninstitutional group quarters
  • 7 people in homes for the mentally ill

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

  • 233 people in nursing facilities/skilled-nursing facilities
  • 158 people in local jails and other municipal confinement facilities
  • 27 people in residential treatment centers for adults
  • 15 people in group homes for juveniles (non-correctional)
  • 15 people in group homes intended for adults
  • 7 people in workers' group living quarters and job corps centers
  • 6 people in emergency and transitional shelters (with sleeping facilities) for people experiencing homelessness
Average gross adjusted income of non-migrant taxpayers in this county in 2010 was $48,104.

5.17% of this county's 2011 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2010 ($35,503 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

5.17%
Indiana average:

5.59%


10 or fewer of this county's residents moved from foreign countries.
3.19% relocated from other counties in Indiana ($20,202 average AGI)
1.98% relocated from other states ($15,299 average AGI)
Harrison County:

1.98%
Indiana average:

2.09%

Percentage of residents relocating from other counties or countries


Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2010 and 2011:
from Floyd County, IN  1.06% ($32,487 average AGI)
from Clark County, IN  0.81% ($38,024)
from Jefferson County, KY  0.59% ($42,011)
from Crawford County, IN  0.44% ($25,606)
from Washington County, IN  0.38% ($29,158)
from Meade County, KY  0.12% ($31,889)
from Marion County, IN  0.07% ($29,400)


5.61% of this county's 2010 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2011 ($34,191 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

5.61%
Indiana average:

5.83%


10 or fewer of this county's residents moved to foreign countries.
3.47% relocated to other counties in Indiana ($20,311 average AGI)
2.14% relocated to other states ($13,880 average AGI)
Harrison County:

2.14%
Indiana average:

2.32%

Percentage of residents relocating to other counties or countries


Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2010 and 2011:
to Floyd County, IN  1.37% ($31,082 average AGI)
to Clark County, IN  0.83% ($35,071)
to Jefferson County, KY  0.57% ($35,253)
to Washington County, IN  0.34% ($31,118)
to Crawford County, IN  0.30% ($34,800)
to Marion County, IN  0.12% ($31,111)
to Orange County, IN  0.08% ($27,750)

Births per 1000 population from 1990 to 1999: 12.8
Births per 1000 population from 2000 to 2006: 12.5

Births per 1000 population in Harrison County

Deaths per 1000 population from 1990 to 1999: 8.0
Deaths per 1000 population from 2000 to 2006: 8.4
Deaths per 1000 population from 2007 to 2014: 9.0

Deaths per 1000 population in Harrison County

Infant deaths per 1000 live births from 1990 to 1999: 5.3
Infant deaths per 1000 live births from 2000 to 2006: 5.1

Infant deaths per 1000 live births in Harrison County

Population without health insurance coverage in 2013: 14.8%
Persons under 19 years old without health insurance coverage in 2013: 8.4%
Percentage of population without health insurance coverage in Harrison County
All 18-64 40-64 50-64 Under 19

Percentage of population without health insurance coverage in Harrison County


Persons enrolled in hospital insurance and/or supplemental medical insurance (Medicare) in July 1, 2007: 5,856 (4,642 aged, 1,214 disabled)
Children under 18 without health insurance coverage in 2007: 703 (8%)

Persons enrolled in hospital insurance and/or supplemental medical insurance (Medicare)

Aged persons enrolled in hospital insurance and/or supplemental medical insurance (Medicare)

Disabled persons enrolled in hospital insurance and/or supplemental medical insurance (Medicare)

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

  • Bronchus or lung, unspecified - Malignant neoplasms (421)
  • Acute myocardial infarction, unspecified (378)
  • Atherosclerotic heart disease (294)
  • Chronic obstructive pulmonary disease, unspecified (284)
  • Alzheimer's disease, unspecified (227)
  • Stroke, not specified as haemorrhage or infarction (167)
  • Unspecified dementia (156)
  • Pneumonia, unspecified (106)
  • Congestive heart failure (99)
  • Ischaemic cardiomyopathy (87)

Population without health insurance coverage in 2000: 9%
Children under 18 without health insurance coverage in 2000: 7%

Short term general hospitals per 100,000 population in 2004: 2.75
Short term general hospital admissions per 100,000 population in 2004: 4,737
Short term general hospital beds per 100,000 population in 2004: 129
Emergency room visits per 100,000 population in 2004: 29,005

General practice office based MDs per 100,000 population in 2005: 1,102
Medical specialist MDs per 100,000 population in 2005: 763
Dentists per 100,000 population in 1998: 5

Total births per 100,000 population, July 2005 - July 2006 : 32
Total deaths per 100,000 population, July 2005 - July 2006: 62

Suicides per 1,000,000 population from 2000 to 2006: 116.6. This is less than state average.

Household type by relationship:

Households: 39,629
  • In family households: 33,298 (5,383 male householders, 4,599 female householders)
    7,902 spouses, 11,626 children (10,807 natural, 226 adopted, 594 stepchildren), 1,223 grandchildren, 419 brothers or sisters, 419 parents, 497 other relatives, 1,228 non-relatives
  • In nonfamily households: 6,020 (2,034 male householders (1,559 living alone)), 2,586 female householders (2,279 living alone)), 1,406 nonrelatives
  • In group quarters: 290

Size of family households: 4,938 2-persons, 2,206 3-persons, 1,878 4-persons, 579 5-persons, 237 6-persons, 166 7-or-more-persons.

Size of nonfamily households: 3,836 1-person, 632 2-persons, 85 3-persons, 23 4-persons, 28 5-persons, 8 7-or-more-persons.

5,487 married couples with children.
2,072 single-parent households (545 men, 1,527 women).

97.4% of residents of Harrison speak English at home.
1.2% of residents speak Spanish at home (70% speak English very well, 16% speak English well, 8% speak English not well, 6% don't speak English at all).
0.4% of residents speak other Indo-European language at home (79% speak English very well, 21% speak English well).
0.8% of residents speak Asian or Pacific Island language at home (81% speak English very well, 19% speak English well).

In fiscal year 2004:

Federal Government expenditure: $151,727,000 ($4,171 per capita)
Department of Defense expenditure: $3,745,000
Federal direct payments to individuals for retirement and disability: $84,669,000
Federal other direct payments to individuals: $32,571,000
Federal direct payments not to individuals: $2,308,000
Federal grants: $23,658,000
Federal procurement contracts: $1,485,000 ($11,000 Department of Defense)
Federal salaries and wages: $7,035,000 ($0,000 Department of Defense)
Federal Government direct loans: $1,993,000
Federal guaranteed/insured loans: $27,204,000
Federal Government insurance: $18,848,000

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

Births: 2,307
Here:

63 per 1000 residents
State:

72 per 1000 residents

Deaths: 1,590
Here:

43 per 1000 residents
State:

47 per 1000 residents

Net international migration: +88
Here:

+2 per 1000 residents
State:

+9 per 1000 residents

Net internal migration: +1,758
Here +48 per 1000 residents
State -3 per 1000 residents

Population growth in Harrison County

Total withdrawal of fresh water for public supply: 2.15 millions of gallons per day (all from ground)

Median number of rooms in houses and condos:
Here:

6.3
State:

6.5

Median number of rooms in apartments:
Here:

4.4
State:

4.4

Year house built

  • 2014 or later: 0
  • 2010 to 2013: 520
  • 2000 to 2009: 2,378
  • 1990 to 1999: 3,879
  • 1980 to 1989: 1,876
  • 1970 to 1979: 3,017
  • 1960 to 1969: 1,001
  • 1950 to 1959: 1,171
  • 1940 to 1949: 695
  • 1939 or earlier: 2,146
Note: State values scaled to Harrison population
Rooms in houses/apartments in Harrison County, Indiana
Owner-occupied Renter-occupied
Note: State values scaled to Harrison County population
  • 1 room: 0
  • 2 rooms: 0
  • 3 rooms: 112
  • 4 rooms: 1,156
  • 5 rooms: 2,683
  • 6 rooms: 2,778
  • 7 rooms: 1,950
  • 8 rooms: 1,223
  • 9+ rooms: 1,866
  • 1 room: 183
  • 2 rooms: 84
  • 3 rooms: 381
  • 4 rooms: 861
  • 5 rooms: 530
  • 6 rooms: 359
  • 7 rooms: 194
  • 8 rooms: 75
  • 9+ rooms: 165
Bedrooms in houses/apartments in Harrison County, Indiana
Owner-occupied Renter-occupied
Note: State values scaled to Harrison County population
  • no bedroom: 0
  • 1 bedroom: 212
  • 2 bedrooms: 2,152
  • 3 bedrooms: 7,024
  • 4 bedrooms: 1,899
  • 5+ bedrooms: 474
  • no bedroom: 179
  • 1 bedroom: 587
  • 2 bedrooms: 1,064
  • 3 bedrooms: 843
  • 4 bedrooms: 126
  • 5+ bedrooms: 24
Cars and other vehicles available in Harrison County, Indiana in houses/condos/apartments
Owner-occupied Renter-occupied
Note: State values scaled to Harrison County population
  • no vehicle: 165
  • 1 vehicle: 2,220
  • 2 vehicles: 4,514
  • 3 vehicles: 3,354
  • 4 vehicles: 1,076
  • 5+ vehicles: 544
  • no vehicle: 340
  • 1 vehicle: 1,313
  • 2 vehicles: 845
  • 3 vehicles: 217
  • 4 vehicles: 42
  • 5+ vehicles: 85

91% of Harrison County residents lived in the same house 1 years ago.
   Out of people who lived in different houses, 33% lived in this county.
   Out of people who lived in different counties, 64% lived in Indiana.

Harrison County:

90.9%
State average:

85.1%

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

  • This state: 23,473
  • Other state: 15,431
  • Northeast: 519
  • Midwest: 2,285
  • South: 11,726
  • West: 817

Year Householders Moved Into Unit

Most commonly used house heating fuel in Harrison County
Houses and condos Apartments
  • Electricity (45.7%)
  • Bottled, tank, or LP gas (26.4%)
  • Utility gas (17.1%)
  • Wood (7.7%)
  • Fuel oil, kerosene, etc. (2.3%)
  • Other fuel (0.4%)
  • No fuel used (0.2%)
  • Electricity (54.7%)
  • Utility gas (29.8%)
  • Bottled, tank, or LP gas (10.8%)
  • Wood (2.2%)
  • Fuel oil, kerosene, etc. (1.4%)
  • No fuel used (0.9%)

Private vs. public school enrollment:


Students in private schools in grades 1 to 8 (elementary and middle school): 334
Here:

8.1%
Indiana:

13.1%

Students in private schools in grades 9 to 12 (high school): 313
Here:

14.7%
Indiana:

10.4%

Students in private undergraduate colleges: 137
Here:

13.3%
Indiana:

20.5%

Educational Attainment (%)

School Enrollment by Level of School (%)

Age and Sex of Sensory-Disabled Residents (Noninstitutionalized)

Age and Sex of Physically-Disabled Residents (Noninstitutionalized)

Age and Sex of Mentally-Disabled Residents (Noninstitutionalized)

Age and Sex of Self-Care Disabled Residents (Noninstitutionalized)

Age and Sex of Go-Outside-Home Disabled Residents (Noninstitutionalized)

Age and Sex of Residents with Employment Disability (Noninstitutionalized)

Harrison County government finances - Expenditure in 2006:

  • Construction - Hospitals: $1,329,000
  • Current Operations - Hospitals: $29,646,000
    General - Other: $29,573,000
    Regular Highways: $2,967,000
    Central Staff Services: $2,544,000
    Public Welfare - Other: $2,252,000
    Correctional Institutions: $1,705,000
    Health - Other: $1,594,000
    Police Protection: $986,000
    Judicial and Legal Services: $951,000
    Financial Administration: $841,000
    Parks and Recreation: $680,000
    General Public Buildings: $427,000
    Local Fire Protection: $300,000
    Corrections - Other: $265,000
    Natural Resources - Other: $218,000
    Public Welfare Institutions: $115,000
    Protective Inspection and Regulation, NEC: $25,000
  • General - Interest on Debt: $218,000
  • Intergovernmental to Local NEC - Libraries: $353,000
    General - Other: $340,000
    Local Fire Protection: $53,000
  • Other Capital Outlay - General - Other: $2,747,000
    Hospitals: $127,000
    Parks and Recreation: $95,000
    Local Fire Protection: $56,000
    Regular Highways: $33,000
    Central Staff Services: $26,000
    Judicial and Legal Services: $14,000
    Health - Other: $9,000
    General Public Building: $7,000
    Corrections - Other: $6,000
    Financial Administration: $2,000
  • Total Salaries and Wages: $21,610,000

Harrison County government finances - Revenue in 2006:

  • Charges - Hospital Public: $25,687,000
    All Other: $435,000
    Parks and Recreation: $214,000
  • Federal Intergovernmental - Health and Hospitals: $8,719,000
    All Other: $233,000
    Housing and Community Development: $78,000
    Public Welfare: $21,000
  • Local Intergovernmental - Health and Hospitals: $612,000
    Highways: $492,000
    All Other: $1,000
  • Miscellaneous - General Revenue, NEC: $1,707,000
    Interest Earnings: $1,525,000
    Fines and Forfeits: $1,380,000
    Donations From Private Sources: $51,000
    Rents: $39,000
  • State Intergovernmental - General Local Government Support: $24,878,000
    Highways: $2,828,000
    Health and Hospitals: $1,577,000
    All Other: $1,140,000
    Public Welfare: $127,000
  • Tax - Property: $5,135,000
    Individual Income: $2,351,000
    NEC: $1,830,000
    Other Selective Sales: $380,000
    Other License: $189,000
    Public Utilities Sales: $2,000

Harrison County government finances - Debt in 2006:

  • Long Term Debt - Beginning Outstanding - Unspecified Public Purpose: $3,671,000
    Outstanding Unspecified Public Purpose: $3,128,000
    Retired Unspecified Public Purpose: $1,205,000
    Issue, Unspecified Public Purpose: $662,000

Harrison County government finances - Cash and Securities in 2006:

  • Bond Funds - Cash and Securities: $2,924,000
  • Other Funds - Cash and Securities: $46,717,000

Supplemental Security Income (SSI) in 2006:

  • Total number of recipients: 535
  • Number of aged recipients: 32
  • Number of blind and disabled recipients: 503
  • Number of recipients under 18: 88
  • Number of recipients between 18 and 64: 376
  • Number of recipients older than 64: 71
  • Number of recipients also receiving OASDI: 206
  • Amount of payments (thousands of dollars): 222
Harrison County Fatal accident statistics for 1975 - 1994
Count Vehicles DUI Fatalities Persons

Fatal accident count (per 100,000 population)

Harrison County Fatal accident statistics for 1995 - 2014
Count Vehicles DUI Fatalities Persons Pedestrians

Fatal accident count (per 100,000 population)

Home Mortgage Disclosure Act Aggregated Statistics For Year 2009
(Based on 6 full tracts)
A) FHA, FSA/RHS & VA
Home Purchase Loans
B) Conventional
Home Purchase Loans
C) Refinancings
D) Home Improvement Loans
E) Loans on Dwellings For 5+ Families
F) Non-occupant Loans on
< 5 Family Dwellings (A B C & D)
G) Loans On Manufactured
Home Dwelling (A B C & D)
NumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage Value
LOANS ORIGINATED190$120,826153$117,621913$125,72126$82,8851$560,00050$104,320115$69,652
APPLICATIONS APPROVED, NOT ACCEPTED4$128,50016$49,563104$127,7123$17,0000$02$72,00023$56,652
APPLICATIONS DENIED60$113,16739$108,949371$126,52628$53,6790$09$67,66742$77,452
APPLICATIONS WITHDRAWN15$116,60026$110,308200$136,5604$36,0000$07$75,14317$81,235
FILES CLOSED FOR INCOMPLETENESS6$115,5001$130,00052$137,2502$66,5000$00$01$132,000
Choose year:  2009 2008 2007 2006 2005 2004 2003
Private Mortgage Insurance Companies Aggregated Statistics For Year 2009
(Based on 6 full tracts)
A) Conventional
Home Purchase Loans
B) Refinancings
C) Non-occupant Loans on
< 5 Family Dwellings (A & B)
NumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage Value
LOANS ORIGINATED20$175,95021$201,6670$0
APPLICATIONS APPROVED, NOT ACCEPTED3$136,33319$143,4741$62,000
APPLICATIONS DENIED6$199,3338$154,1250$0
APPLICATIONS WITHDRAWN0$04$173,2500$0
FILES CLOSED FOR INCOMPLETENESS0$01$126,0000$0
Choose year:  2009 2008 2007 2006 2005 2004 2003

Conventional Home Purchase Loans

Conventional Home Purchase Loans - Value

Most common first names in Harrison County, IN among deceased individuals
NameCountLived (average)
Mary11980.7 years
William11773.8 years
Charles11473.2 years
John10775.8 years
James10772.5 years
Robert9771.7 years
George7075.8 years
Anna5280.4 years
Margaret4280.0 years
Ruth4079.5 years
Most common last names in Harrison County, IN among deceased individuals
Last nameCountLived (average)
Smith6775.1 years
Miller6379.6 years
Brown6076.3 years
Wiseman4778.6 years
Conrad4177.8 years
Watson2680.4 years
Schneider2575.5 years
Martin2478.6 years
Windell2377.8 years
Jones2374.2 years
Businesses in Harrison County, IN
NameCountNameCount
AT&T1Kroger1
Advance Auto Parts1Long John Silver's1
Arby's1Maurices1
AutoZone1McDonald's1
Baymont Inn1Nike2
Big O Tires1Papa John's Pizza1
Burger King1Pizza Hut1
CVS1RadioShack1
Chevrolet1Rite Aid1
Circle K1Ryan's Grill1
Comfort Inn1Sears1
Cracker Barrel1Subway3
Curves1Super 81
Dairy Queen1T-Mobile1
Domino's Pizza1Taco Bell1
Fashion Bug1U-Haul3
Ford1UPS4
GNC1Waffle House1
GameStop1Walgreens1
Goodwill3Walmart1
H&R Block1Wendy's1
Hilton1White Castle1
Holiday Inn1YMCA1
KFC1