Harrison County , West Virginia

Harrison County: County in West Virginia, United States

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Location of Harrison County on West Virginia map.

About

Harrison County is a county located in the U.S. state of West Virginia. As of the 2010 census, the population was 69,099 and a population density of 64 people per km². After 9 years in 2019 county had an estimated population of 67,256 inhabitants. Its county seat is Clarksburg. The county was created 237 years ago in 1784.

Geography

Harrison County is located at 39°17'1"N 80°22'48"W (39.2835300, -80.3798700). It has 7 neighbors: Barbour County, Doddridge County, Lewis County, Marion County, Taylor County, Upshur County and Wetzel County.

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The largest city of Harrison County is Clarksburg with a population of 15,225. Other cities include, Bridgeport population 8,842, Bethlehem population 2,321, Shinnston population 2,104 and Stonewood population 1,714. See all Harrison County cities & populated places.

Weather

Harrison County forecast: A slight chance of rain showers between 10am and 1pm, then a slight chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly sunny, with a high near 89. more

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Harrison County Quick Facts

Population : 67,256 (2019)
Country : United States of America
State : West Virginia (United States)
Different from : Harrison County, Harrison County, Harrison County, Harrison County, Harrison County, Harrisonburg, Harrison County, Harrison County
Area : 1079 km2
Water as percent of area : 0.1%
Land as percent of area : 99.9%
Named for : Benjamin Harrison V
Capital : Clarksburg
Establishment : May 05, 1784
Time Zone : America/New_York
Local time : 18:52:15 (27th July 2021)
Density : 62 Pop. per km² as of 2019
Population growth : -2.74% (2010-2019)
Weather : 89℉ Slight Chance Rain Showers then Slight Chance Showers And Thunderstorms 7-days weather

Harrison County has 7 neighbours.

Demographics

According to census records, the population of Harrison County decreased by 2.74% in 9 years.

Year Population % Change Method
2010 69,099 - census
2011 69,302 0.29% estimation process
2012 69,098 -0.3% estimation process
2013 68,907 -0.28% estimation process
2014 68,670 -0.35% estimation process
2015 68,535 -0.2% estimation process
2016 68,349 -0.27% estimation process
2017 67,905 -0.65% estimation process
2018 67,494 -0.61% estimation process
2019 67,256 -0.35% estimation process

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People born in Harrison County (6)

People born in Harrison County, including politician Howard Mason Gore, author Melville Davisson Post, United States Army Officer Benjamin Brice, you can see a list of people who born in Harrison County.

Other places with the same name (7)

Harrison County Populated Places

Cities, Towns, Neighborhoods & Other Populated Places in Harrison County.

City Name Population Title
Clarksburg 15,225 City in West Virginia, United States
Bridgeport 8,842 City in Harrison County, West Virginia, US
Bethlehem 2,321 Unincorporated community in Harrison County, West Virginia
Shinnston 2,104 City in Harrison County, West Virginia, United States
Stonewood 1,714 City in Harrison County, West Virginia, United States of America
Salem 1,551
Nutter Fort 1,512 City in Harrison County, West Virginia, United States of America
Despard 1,004 Census-designated place in Harrison County, West Virginia
Enterprise 961
Lumberport 840 Town in West Virginia, USA
Anmoore 734 Human settlement in Harrison County, West Virginia, United States of America
West Milford 607 Human settlement in Harrison County, West Virginia, United States of America
Hepzibah 566
Lost Creek 464 Human settlement in Harrison County, West Virginia, United States of America

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Wood County 83,518 County in West Virginia, United States
Raleigh County 73,361 County in West Virginia, United States
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Putnam County 56,450 County in West Virginia, United States
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Charleston 46,536 Capital city of West Virginia, United States
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Ohio County 41,411 County in West Virginia, United States
Wayne County 39,402 County in West Virginia, United States

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