Harriston demographics profile

StatisticHarristonVirginiaNational
Population9848,310,301318,558,162
Population density (sq mi)62419191
Median age52.037.837.7
Male/Female ratio1.0:11.0:11.0:1
Married (15yrs & older)60%57%55%
Families w/ Kids under 1826%44%43%
Speak English100%84%79%
Speak Spanish0%7%13%
Harriston, VA has a population of 984 and is the 15,266th largest city in the United States. The population density is 624 per sq mi which is 226% higher than the Virginia average and 589% higher than the national average. The median age in Harriston is 52 which is approximately 38% higher than the Virginia average of 38. In Harriston, 60% of the population over 15 years of age are married, 100% speak English and 0% speak Spanish. 69% of Harriston residents were born in Virginia, 29% were born out of state, 1% were born outside of the United States and 1% were foreign born.
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  • The population density in Harriston is 226% higher than Virginia.
  • The median age in Harriston is 38% higher than Virginia.
  • In Harriston 86.99% of the population is White.
  • In Harriston 6.40% of the population is Black or African American.
  • In Harriston 1.42% of the population is Asian.

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Harriston population breakdown by race

RaceHarristonVirginiaNational
White86.99%68.75%73.35%
Black or African American6.40%19.21%12.63%
Asian1.42%6.05%5.22%
American Indian0.00%0.26%0.82%
Native Hawaiian2.44%0.07%0.18%
Mixed race2.74%3.37%3.06%
Other race0.00%2.30%4.75%
In Harriston, 3.3% 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.

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