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Harrison County Statistics

Facts

Land area574.0 square miles
Population Density326 persons per square mile.

Population

Population (2013)196,500
Population change5%
Under 5 years of age7.2%
Under 1824.3%
65 and over12.8%
Females50.3%
White70.2
Hispanic or Latino of any race5.4
Asian3%
Two or more races2.5%
Black or African American23.7%
Native American0.6%
Pacific Islander0.1%
Had graduated from high school86%
Had a bachelor degree or higher20.7%
Veterans22,647

Households and Housing

Households72,253
Persons per household2.6
Living in the same house for one year or more79.1%
Median household income$43,124
The Per capita income$22,677
Live below the poverty line19.9%
Housing units88,508
Multi-unit structures24%
The median value of owner-occupied housing$143,000
Residents owning their homes61%

Business Facts

Total number of firms14,674
Women-owned firms24.7%
Asian-owned firms4.7%
Hispanic-owned firms1.5%
Black-owned firms10.7%
Native American-owned firms0%
Pacific Islander-owned firms0%
Retail sales$2,903,219
Retail sales per capita$16,472
Manufacturers shipments$0
Merchant wholesaler sales$839,746
Source US Census Data