Harrisonburg Information

Harrisonburg Information

Travel info, sports, demographic data, and general statistics about the city of Harrisonburg, VA

General Harrisonburg Information

State: Virginia

County: Harrisonburg County

Close cities: Harrisonburg, VA, Dayton, VA, Mount Crawford, VA, Pleasant Valley, VA, Linville, VA, Singers Glen, VA, Penn Laird, VA, Bridgewater, VA, Keezletown, VA, Massanutten, VA

Harrisonburg Population (census data)
Total 44,039 (+7.6% since 2000)
Male 20,862 (47.4%)
Female 23,177 (52.6%)

Population Density: 2,508 people per sq. mile

Cost of Living Index: 95.8 (US Avg is 100)

Harrisonburg Elevation: 1,352 feet above sea level

Land Area: 17.6 square miles

Median Household Income: $37,352

Zip Codes: 22807, 22801, 22803, and 22802.

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Harrisonburg Demographic Data

Ethnic Information:
  • White Non-Hispanic (80.1%)
  • Hispanic (8.8%)
  • Black (5.9%)
  • Other race (3.3%)
  • Two or more races (2.6%)
  • Korean (0.8%)
  • Other Asian (0.7%)
  • Chinese (0.5%)
Ancestry Information:
  • German (20.0%)
  • Irish (10.3%)
  • English (9.6%)
  • United States (9.2%)
  • Italian (4.8%)
  • Scotch-Irish (2.6%)
Foriegn Born: 3,733 people (8.5%)
  • Latin America (56.5%)
  • Asia (29.4%)
  • Europe (14.1%)

Local Harrisonburg Sports Teams

Major League Baseball: Baltimore Orioles, Washington Nationals
NBA Basketball: Washington Wizards
NHL Hockey: Washington Capitals

Harrisonburg School Information

High Schools
Harrisonburg High (1001 Garbers Church Road, Harrisonburg, VA, 22801 - Harrisonburg City Public Schools District)
Middle Schools
Thomas Harrison Middle (1311 W Market Street, Harrisonburg, VA, 22801 - Harrisonburg City Public Schools District)
Elementary Schools
Lacey Spring Elementary (8621 North Valley Pike, Harrisonburg, VA, 22802 - Rockingham County Public Schools District)
Mountain View Elementary (2800 Rawley Pike, Harrisonburg, VA, 22801 - Rockingham County Public Schools District)
Pleasant Valley Elementary (215 Pleasant Valley Road, Harrisonburg, VA, 22801 - Rockingham County Public Schools District)
Spotswood Elementary (400 Mountain View Drive, Harrisonburg, VA, 22801 - Harrisonburg City Public Schools District)
Stone Spring Elementary (1575 Peach Grove Avenue, Harrisonburg, VA, 22801 - Harrisonburg City Public Schools District)
Waterman Elementary (451 Chicago Avenue, Harrisonburg, VA, 22802 - Harrisonburg City Public Schools District)

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