Harrisburg, North Carolina

Harrisburg: Town in North Carolina


Harrisburg is a town located in the county of Cabarrus in the U.S. state of North Carolina. Its population at the 2010 census was 11,526 and a population density of 420 people per km². After 10 years in 2020 city had an estimated population of 16,852 inhabitants.

The town was created 292 years ago in 1731.

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Location of Harrisburg on North Carolina map.

Quick Facts about Harrisburg

Population : 16,852 (2020)
Country : United States of America
State : North Carolina (United States)
County : Cabarrus County
Postal code : 28075
Area : 27.41 km2
Altitude : 643 feet / 196 meters
Establishment : January 01, 1732 (292 years ago)
Time Zone : America/New_York
Local time : 18:21:38 (14th July 2024)
Density : 615 Pop. per km² as of 2020
Population growth : 31.6% (2010-2020)
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Harrisburg is located at 35°19'26"N 80°39'28"W (35.3239500, -80.6578400).

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The population of Harrisburg increased by 31.6% in 10 years.

Year Population % Change Method
2010 11,526 - census
2011 13,676 15.72% estimation process
2012 13,936 1.87% estimation process
2013 14,172 1.67% estimation process
2014 14,505 2.3% estimation process
2015 14,889 2.58% estimation process
2016 15,422 3.46% estimation process
2017 15,840 2.64% estimation process
2018 16,199 2.22% estimation process
2019 16,576 2.27% estimation process
2020 16,852 1.64% estimation process

Harrisburg zip code is 28075. County name: Cabarrus, County fips: 37025

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People born in Harrisburg (2)

People born in Harrisburg, including Player of football Natrone Means, racing driver Jeff McClure, .


Schools in Harrisburg

College & universities near Harrisburg, NC

Code Name City ZIP
199139 University of North Carolina at Charlotte Charlotte (NC) 28223-0001
450614 Empire Beauty School-Concord Concord (NC) 28027
198109 Cabarrus College of Health Sciences Concord (NC) 28025-3959
459019 Empire Beauty School-Charlotte Charlotte (NC) 28213
198260 Central Piedmont Community College Charlotte (NC) 28204

Stations (11)

Amtrak & bus stations near Harrisburg, NC

Code Name Address Type
CLT Charlotte 1914 North Tryon St. RAIL
KAN Kannapolis 201 South Main St. RAIL
SAL Salisbury Depot and Liberty Sts. RAIL
GAS Gastonia 350 Hancock Street RAIL
LEX Lexington Center St. and railroad tracks RAIL

Post offices near Harrisburg

Post Office Name City ZIP
Harrisburg Post Office Harrisburg (NC) 28075

Other places with the same name (9)

  • Harrisburg , Pennsylvania The capital of Pennsylvania. It is located on the Susquehanna River in the central part of the state. Harrisburg is known for its many parks and green spaces, its many historical sites, and its many attractions, such as the State Capitol Building and the Harrisburg Symphony Orchestra. with a population of 49,322 people.
  • Harrisburg , Illinois county seat of Saline County, Illinois, United States with a population of 8,404 people.
  • Harrisburg , South Dakota city in South Dakota, United States of America with a population of 7,126 people.
  • Harrisburg , Oregon city in Oregon, USA with a population of 3,917 people.
  • Harrisburg , Arkansas city in Arkansas, United States with a population of 2,289 people.
  • Harrisburg , New York human settlement in Lewis County, New York, United States of America with a population of 424 people.
  • Harrisburg , Ohio city in Ohio, United States of America with a population of 341 people.
  • Harrisburg , Missouri Missouri with a population of 298 people.

Other cities in Cabarrus County

Cities, towns, neighborhoods & other populated places in Cabarrus County , NC.

City Name Population Title
Concord 98,500 The most populous city in Cabarrus County, North Carolina.
Kannapolis 52,007 The most populous city in Cabarrus County, North Carolina.
Midland 3,880 Place in North Carolina, United States
Mount Pleasant 1,821 Town in North Carolina, United States

Distance to Other Cities

Harrisburg distances to largest North Carolina cities