Harrison County MO Information


Harrison County Subdivisions

Harrison County MO Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2017)


Total Population 8,790
Daytime Population: Workers 3,606
Daytime Population: Residents 4,687
Total Daytime Population (TDP) 8,293
Ratio TDP/Total Population1 0.94
Population in Households 8,645
Population in Familes 7,008
Population in Group Qrtrs 145
Population Density2 12
Diversity Index3 11


Median Household Income $38,350
Average Household Income $50,606
Per Capita Income $20,911


Total Housing Units 4,388 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 2,508 (57.2%)
Renter Occupied HU 1,073 (24.5%)
Vacant Housing Units 807 (18.4%)
Median Home Value $89,083
Average Home Value $133,234


Total Households 3,581
Average Household Size 2.41
Family Households 2,377
Average Family Size 3
  1. If the ratio of the TDP to Total Population is greater than 1, the location gains population during the day when commuting workers are present. If the ratio is less than 1, the location is more of a bedroom community where people commute to another place for work.
  2. Population Density = Total Population per square mile.
  3. The Diversity Index is a scale of 0 to 100 that represents the likelihood 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.


2010-2017 2017-2022
Population -0.26% -0.61%
Households -0.33% -0.66%
Families -0.48% -0.76%
Median Household Income   1.1%
Per Capita Income   2.39%


Harrison County MO - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares Harrison County to the other 115 counties and county equivalents in Missouri by rank and percentile using July 1, 2017 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 # 98 16th
Population Density # 104 10th
Diversity Index # 91 23rd
Median Household Income # 78 33rd
Per Capita Income # 85 27th

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