Harrisburg Information

Harrisburg Information

Travel info, sports, demographic data, and general statistics about the city of Harrisburg, IL

General Harrisburg Information

State: Illinois

County: Saline County

Close cities: Muddy, IL, Herod, IL, Eldorado, IL, Red Bud, IL, Carrier Mills, IL, Equality, IL, Stonefort, IL, Galatia, IL, Raleigh, IL, Thompsonville, IL

Harrisburg Population (census data)
Total 9,638 (-2.6% since 2000)
Male 4,648 (48.2%)
Female 4,990 (51.8%)

Population Density: 1,545 people per sq. mile

Cost of Living Index: 73.9 (US Avg is 100)

Harrisburg Elevation: 403 feet above sea level

Incorporated in 1888

Land Area: 6.24 square miles

Median Household Income: $30,294

Zip Codes: 62946.

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Harrisburg Demographic Data

Ethnic Information:
  • White Non-Hispanic (89.9%)
  • Black (6.9%)
  • Hispanic (1.5%)
  • Two or more races (1.2%)
  • American Indian (0.7%)
  • Other race (0.5%)
Ancestry Information:
  • United States (14.7%)
  • German (12.7%)
  • Irish (11.9%)
  • English (10.9%)
  • Italian (2.3%)
  • Scottish (1.9%)

Local Harrisburg Sports Teams

Major League Baseball: Chicago Cubs, Chicago White Sox, St. Louis Cardinals
NFL Football: St. Louis Rams, Chicago Bears
NBA Basketball: Memphis Grizzlies
NHL Hockey: St. Louis Blues
NCAA Sports: Southern Illinois University at Carbondale, University of Evansville

Harrisburg School Information

High Schools
Harrisburg High School (333 W College Street, Harrisburg, IL, 62946 - Harrisburg Community Unit School District 3 District)
Middle Schools
Harrisburg Middle School (312 Bulldog Boulevard, Harrisburg, IL, 62946 - Harrisburg Community Unit School District 3 District)
Other/Private Schools
East Side Intermediate School (315 E Church Street, Harrisburg, IL, 62946 - Harrisburg Community Unit School District 3 District)
Learning Alternative Branch Harrisburg (37 W Main Street, Harrisburg, IL, 62946 - Edwd/Gltn/Hdin/Pop/Slne/Wbh/Wn/Wh District)
School District 428 Iyc-Hrb (1201 W Poplar, Harrisburg, IL, 62946 - Corrections School District 428 Department Of District)
West Side Primary School (411 W Lincoln Street, Harrisburg, IL, 62946 - Harrisburg Community Unit School District 3 District)

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