Harker Heights Information

Harker Heights Information

Travel info, sports, demographic data, and general statistics about the city of Harker Heights, TX

General Harker Heights Information

State: Texas

County: Bell County

Close cities: Killeen, TX, Gatesville, TX, Morgan's Point Resort, TX, Belton, TX, Salado, TX, Florence, TX, Nolanville, TX, Kempner, TX, Fort Hood, TX

Harker Heights Population (census data)
Total 24,546 (+33.4% since 2000)
Male 12,332 (50.2%)
Female 12,214 (49.8%)

Population Density: 1,924 people per sq. mile

Cost of Living Index: 79.8 (US Avg is 100)

Harker Heights Elevation: 765 feet above sea level

Land Area: 12.8 square miles

Median Household Income: $56,003

Zip Codes: 76548, 76542, and 76543.

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Harker Heights Demographic Data

Ethnic Information:
  • White Non-Hispanic (65.5%)
  • Black (14.9%)
  • Hispanic (12.4%)
  • Other race (5.8%)
  • Two or more races (3.6%)
  • Korean (1.8%)
  • American Indian (1.5%)
  • Filipino (0.7%)
Ancestry Information:
  • German (15.3%)
  • Irish (10.8%)
  • United States (9.4%)
  • English (8.2%)
  • French (2.9%)
  • Italian (2.7%)
Foriegn Born: 1,384 people (5.6%)
  • Latin America (40.5%)
  • Asia (36.7%)
  • Europe (22.8%)

Local Harker Heights Sports Teams

Major League Baseball: Houston Astros, Texas Rangers
NFL Football: Dallas Cowboys, Houston Texans
NBA Basketball: Dallas Mavericks, San Antonio Spurs
NHL Hockey: Dallas Stars
NCAA Sports: University of Texas, Baylor University

Harker Heights School Information

High Schools
Harker Heights High School (1001 FM 2410, Harker Heights, TX, 76548 - Killeen ISD District)
Middle Schools
Eastern Hills Middle School (300 Indian Trail, Harker Heights, TX, 76548 - Killeen ISD District)
Union Grove Middle School (101 E Iowa Drive, Harker Heights, TX, 76548 - Killeen ISD District)
Elementary Schools
Harker Heights Elementary (726 South Ann Boulevard, Harker Heights, TX, 76548 - Killeen ISD District)
Mountain View Elementary (500 Mountain Lion, Harker Heights, TX, 76548 - Killeen ISD District)
Skipcha Elementary (515 Prospector Trl, Harker Heights, TX, 76548 - Killeen Isd District)

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