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Harwood, Missouri - Basic Facts

Harwood is the common name for the community and surrounding area while the formal official name is the Village of Harwood.

It is an incorporated place (Class Code P1) located in Vernon County at latitude 37.9561 and longitude -94.1544. Vernon County is in the Central time zone (GMT -6). The elevation is 840 feet.

The formal boundaries for the Village of Harwood (see map) encompass a land area of 0.1 sq. miles and a water area of 0 sq. miles.

Alternate Unofficial Names for Harwood: Hardwood.

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Harwood, MO Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2014)


Total Population 45
Population in Households 45
Population in Familes 37
Population in Group Qrtrs 0
Population Density1 428
Diversity Index2 9


Total Households 18
Average Household Size 2.5
Family Households 12
Average Family Size 3


Total Housing Units 34 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 14 (41.2%)
Renter Occupied HU 4 (11.8%)
Vacant Housing Units 16 (47.1%)
Median Home Value $95,000
Average Home Value $101,667


Median Household Income $26,988
Average Household Income $39,406
Per Capita Income $15,126
  (Compound Annual Growth Rates)


2010-2014 2014-2019
Population -1.02% -0.45%
Households -1.26% 0.0%
Families 0.0% 0.0%
Median Household Income   5.34%
Per Capita Income   1.66%
1) Population Density = Total Population per square mile.
2) The Diversity Index is a scale of 0 to 100 that represents the likelyhood that two persons, chosen at random from the same area, belong to different race or ethnic groups. If an area's entire population belongs to one race AND one ethnic group, then the area has zero diversity. An area's diversity index increases to 100 when the population is evenly divided into two or more race/ethnic groups.
Based on Census 2010 counts, the Diversity Index for the United States was 60.6 and it is expected to increase to 64.8 by July 1, 2018.


Harwood, MO - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares Harwood to the other 1,032 incorporated cities, towns and CDPs in Missouri by rank and percentile using July 1, 2014 data. The location Ranked # 1 has the highest value. A location that ranks higher than 75% of its peers would be in the 75th percentile of the peer group.

Variable Description Rank Percentile
Total Population # 989 4th
Population Density1 # 772 25th
Diversity Index2 # 731 29th
Median Household Income # 963 7th
Per Capita Income # 952 8th

Additional comparisons and rankings can be made with a VERY EASY TO USE Missouri Census Data Comparison Tool.