Harrisville, Ritchie County, West Virginia

Harrisville: Town in Ritchie County, West Virginia

About

Harrisville is a town located in the county of Ritchie in the U.S. state of West Virginia. Its population at the 2010 census was 1,876 and a population density of 454 people per km². After 10 years in 2020 city had an estimated population of 1,664 inhabitants.

Quick Facts about Harrisville

Population : 1,664 (2020)
Country : United States of America
State : West Virginia (United States)
County : Ritchie County
Postal code : 26362
Phone Area Codes : 304
Area : 4.13 km2
Altitude : 856 feet / 261, 261 meters
Capital city : Harrisville is capital of Ritchie County
Time Zone : America/New_York
Local time : 06:42:43 (3rd December 2022)
Density : 403 Pop. per km² as of 2020
Population growth : -12.74% (2010-2020)
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Location of Harrisville on West Virginia map.
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Harrisville West Virginia
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Geography

Harrisville is located at 39°12'34"N 81°3'6"W (39.2095200, -81.0517800).

Harrisville map

Demographics

According to census records, the population of Harrisville decreased by 12.74% in 10 years.

Year Population % Change Method
2010 1,876 - census
2011 1,849 -1.46% estimation process
2012 1,836 -0.71% estimation process
2013 1,817 -1.05% estimation process
2014 1,804 -0.72% estimation process
2015 1,801 -0.17% estimation process
2016 1,775 -1.46% estimation process
2017 1,750 -1.43% estimation process
2018 1,719 -1.8% estimation process
2019 1,674 -2.69% estimation process
2020 1,664 -0.6% estimation process

Demographic Facts

Estimated population as of July 1, 2019 : 6,357
Based on demographic estimates as of April 1, 2010 : 6,297
Based on demographic estimates as of 1 April 2010 : 1.0%
April 1, 2020 Population : 6,308
April 1, 2010 Population : 6,309
People under 5 years old, percentage : 7.2%
People under 18 years old, percentage : 23.3%
People over 65 (%) : 15.1%
Female persons, % : 53.1%
White only, percent : 73.8%
Black or African American alone, percent : 19.7%
American Indian and Alaska Native only, % : 0.1%
Asians alone % : 1.2%
Only Native Hawaiians and Other Pacific Islanders, % : 0.0%
% of people who have participated in two or more races : 2.9%
% of Hispanic or Latino : 3.5%
White people, not Hispanic or Latino people, make up the majority of the population. : 72.5%
2015-2019 Veterans : 337
Percentage of foreign-born people, 2015-2019 : 2.1%
Rate of owner-occupied housing units, 2015-2019 : 56.2%

Harrisville zip code is 26362. County name: Ritchie, County fips: 54085

Harrisville, Kharisvil, Kharrisvill, Ritchie Court House, Solus, harysfyl, haryswyl, Харисвил, Харрисвилл, هاريسفيل, هاریسویل

Economic Facts

Rate of owner-occupied housing units, 2015-2019 : 56.2%
Owner-occupied housing unit median value, 2015-2019 : $109,300
From 2015 to 2019, the median selected monthly owner costs - with a mortgage : $1,124
Monthly owner costs, without a mortgage, at the median, 2015-2019 : $336
2015-2019 median gross rent : $630
2015-2019 Households : 1,992
Population per household, 2015-2019 : 2.53
Living in the same house a year ago, percentage of people aged one year and up, 2015-2019 : 90.3%
Languages other than English spoken at home, as a percentage of people aged 5 and up, 2015-2019 : 3.3%
Households with computers, %, 2015-2019 : 80.4%
Percentage of households with a broadband Internet subscription, 2015-2019 : 79.2%
Percentage of people aged 25 and up with a high school diploma or higher, 2015-2019 : 84.1%
Bachelor's degree or higher, proportion of people aged 25 and up, 2015-2019 : 23.4%
Percentage of people under the age of 65 who have a disability, 2015-2019 : 9.2%
Persons under the age of 65 who do not have health insurance, as a percentage : 12.6%
Total civilian labor force, percent of population aged 16 and up, 2015-2019 : 45.6%
Female labor force participation in the civilian labor force, as a percentage of the population aged 16 and up, 2015-2019 : 44.2%
Manufacturers' total shipments in 2012 ($1,000) : 71,652
2012 total retail sales ($1,000) : 124,525
2012 total retail sales per capita : $19,521
Mean commute time to work (in minutes), workers aged 16 and up, 2015-2019 : 22.8
2015-2019 median household income (in 2019 dollars) : $38,654
Income per capita in the previous 12 months (in 2019 dollars), 2015-2019 : $17,268
Percentage of people living in poverty : 25.3%
Total number of businesses in 2012 : 530
Men-owned businesses in 2012 : 291
Women-owned businesses in 2012 : 177
Minority-owned businesses in 2012 : 28
Non-minority-owned businesses in 2012 : 473
Veteran-owned businesses in 2012 : F
Nonveteran-owned businesses in 2012 : 487
2010 population per square mile : 805.0
2010 land area in square miles : 7.84

People born in Harrisville (2)

People born in Harrisville, including businessman and politician J. Frank Deem, football guard Jim Pearcy, .

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Schools in Harrisville

College & universities near Harrisville, WV

Code Name City ZIP
237552 Meredith Manor International Equestrian Center Waverly (WV) 26184

Stations (2)

Amtrak & bus stations near Harrisville, WV

Code Name Address Type
CHW Charleston 350 MacCorkle Avenue - Southeast RAIL
MNG Montgomery Third Avenue and Washington Street RAIL

Post offices near Harrisville

Post Office Name City ZIP
Harrisvill Post Office Harrisville (WV) 26362

Other places with the same name (7)

Other cities in Ritchie County

Cities, Towns, Neighborhoods & Other Populated Places in Ritchie County , WV.

City Name Population Title
Pennsboro 1,018 City in Ritchie County, West Virginia, United States
Ellenboro 368 Town in West Virginia, United States
Cairo 252 Town in West Virginia, United States
Pullman 135 Human settlement in Ritchie County, West Virginia, United States of America
Auburn 88 Town in West Virginia, USA

Distance to Other Cities

Harrisville distances to largest West Virginia cities