West Harrison is a tiny town located in the state of Indiana. With a population of 285 people and just one neighborhood, West Harrison is the 423rd largest community in Indiana. West Harrison has a large stock of pre-World War II architecture, making it one of the older and more historic towns in the country.
Real Estate Prices
West Harrison real estate is some of the most expensive in Indiana, although West Harrison house values don't compare to the most expensive real estate in the U.S.
Occupations and Workforce
When you are in West Harrison, you'll notice that it is more blue-collar than most other communities in America. 38.95% of West Harrison’s employed work in blue-collar jobs, while America averages only 27.7% that do. Overall, West Harrison is a town of sales and office workers, service providers and production and manufacturing workers. There are especially a lot of people living in West Harrison who work in sales jobs (18.02%), food service (11.05%) and office and administrative support (10.47%).
Setting & Lifestyle
The town is relatively quiet, having a combination of lower population density and few of those groups of people who have a tendency to be noisy. For example, West Harrison has relatively fewer families with younger children, and/or college students. Combined, this makes West Harrison a pretty quiet place to live overall. If you like quiet, you will probably enjoy it here.
As is often the case in a small town, West Harrison doesn't have a public transportation system that people use for their commute.