StatisticHarrisburgAugustaGeorgia
Population1,945196,78410,617,423
Population density (sq mi)1,866651187
Median age40.433.536.2
Male/Female ratio1.0:10.9:11.0:1
Married (15yrs & older)n/a43%54%
Families w/ Kids under 1833%40%45%
Speak Englishn/a94%86%
Speak Spanishn/a3%8%

Key findings

  • The population density in Harrisburg is 187% higher than Augusta
  • The median age in Harrisburg is 21% higher than Augusta
  • In Harrisburg 46.11% of the population is White
  • In Harrisburg 50.85% of the population is Black
  • In Harrisburg 1.32% of the population is Asian

Compare Augusta, GA Demographics

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      Harrisburg population breakdown by race

      RaceHarrisburgAugustaGeorgia
      White46.11%37.91%59.80%
      Black50.85%56.37%31.17%
      Asian1.32%1.72%3.70%
      American Indian0.00%0.33%0.29%
      Native Hawaiian0.00%0.24%0.05%
      Mixed race1.54%2.32%2.20%
      Other race0.17%1.11%2.79%
      In Harrisburg, 4.6% of people are of Hispanic or Latino origin.
      Please note: Hispanics may be of any race, so also are included in any/all of the applicable race categories above.

      Household income distribution

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      Harrisburg age breakdown

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      Age of children in married couples

      Source: The Harrisburg, Augusta, GA demographics data displayed above is derived from the 2016 United States Census Bureau American Community Survey (ACS).