Harrison is a very small city located in the state of Michigan. With a population of 2,107 people and five constituent neighborhoods, Harrison is the 342nd largest community in Michigan.
Harrison is neither predominantly blue-collar nor white-collar, instead having a mixed workforce of both blue-collar and white-collar jobs. Overall, Harrison is a city of sales and office workers, service providers, and managers. There are especially a lot of people living in Harrison who work in sales jobs (20.56%), management occupations (14.49%), and office and administrative support (10.44%).
As is often the case in a small city, Harrison doesn't have a public transportation system that people use for their commute.
The percentage of adults in Harrison with college degrees is slightly lower than the national average of 21.84% for all communities. 16.64% of adults in Harrison have a bachelor's degree or advanced degree.
The per capita income in Harrison in 2010 was $16,280, which is low income relative to Michigan and the nation. This equates to an annual income of $65,120 for a family of four. Harrison also has one of the higher rates of people living in poverty in the nation, with 33.42% of its population below the federal poverty line.
The people who call Harrison home describe themselves as belonging to a variety of racial and ethnic groups. The greatest number of Harrison residents report their race to be White, followed by Black or African-American. Important ancestries of people in Harrison include Irish, English, Dutch, and Scottish.
The most common language spoken in Harrison is English. Other important languages spoken here include Spanish and Arabic.