Harrisburg, PA has a population of 49,160 people with a median age of 31.8 and a median household income of $32,688. Between 2015 and 2016 the population of Harrisburg, PA declined from 49,232 to 49,160, a 0.15% decrease and its median household income declined from $33,289 to $32,688, a 1.81% decrease.
The population of Harrisburg, PA is 48.6% Black, 23.7% White, and 19.4% Hispanic. 20.3% of the people in Harrisburg, PA speak a non-English language, and 92.8% are U.S. citizens.
The largest universities in Harrisburg, PA are Harrisburg Area Community College-Harrisburg, with 2,225 graduates, Harrisburg University of Science and Technology, with 59 graduates, and Divine Crown Academy of Cosmetology, with 16 graduates.
The median property value in Harrisburg, PA is $83,800, and the homeownership rate is 36.2%. Most people in Harrisburg, PA commute by Drove Alone, and the average commute time is 19.7 minutes. The average car ownership in Harrisburg, PA is 1 car per household.
Harrisburg, PA is a census place located in Dauphin County, PA. It borders Lemoyne, PA; New Cumberland, PA; Paxtang, PA; West Fairview, PA; and Wormleysburg, PA.