Harrisville is a tiny borough located in the state of Pennsylvania. With a population of 880 people and two constituent neighborhoods, Harrisville is the 815th largest community in Pennsylvania.
Harrisville is neither predominantly blue-collar nor white-collar, instead having a mixed workforce of both blue-collar and white-collar jobs. Overall, Harrisville is a borough of service providers, sales and office workers, and professionals. There are especially a lot of people living in Harrisville who work in office and administrative support (16.27%), healthcare suport services (7.18%), and sales jobs (6.94%).
Of important note, Harrisville is also a borough of artists. Harrisville has more artists, designers and people working in media than 90% of the communities in America. This concentration of artists helps shape Harrisville’s character.
The overall crime rate in Harrisville is one of the lowest in the US. This makes it one of the safer places to live in the country in terms of crime.
Harrisville is a small borough, and as such doesn't have a public transit system that people use to get to and from their jobs every day.
The percentage of adults in Harrisville who are college-educated is close to the national average for all communities of 21.84%: 18.67% of the adults in Harrisville have a bachelor's degree or advanced degree.
The per capita income in Harrisville in 2010 was $22,917, which is middle income relative to Pennsylvania and the nation. This equates to an annual income of $91,668 for a family of four. However, Harrisville contains both very wealthy and poor people as well.
The people who call Harrisville home describe themselves as belonging to a variety of racial and ethnic groups. The greatest number of Harrisville residents report their race to be White, followed by Black or African-American. Important ancestries of people in Harrisville include Irish, Italian, English, and Polish.
The most common language spoken in Harrisville is English. Other important languages spoken here include Spanish and German.