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About Harris Township

Harris Township is a suburb in the State College Metro Area and in the Centre County. It has a population of 5,881 and a population density of 186, which is 49% above the national average. It has a median age of 44, which is 12 years above the State College Metro median age and 5 years above the national average.


Harris Township has a median home value of $407,700, which is 22% above the Metro average.The average rent of $1,900 is 17% above the metro average rent and 9% below the national average rent. The average household income in Harris Township is $114,074 , which is 42% above the Metro average household income and 34% above the national average of household income.


The average school rating in Harris Township is 7. Harris Township also has a crime index 42 that is below the Metro average and below the National average, making it one of the best places to raise a family in State College.


$407,700Median Home Value
$318,436 State College Metro Area
$1,900Median Rent
$1,578 State College Metro Area
4 /10 - 8 /10
School Rating
42
Crime Index
100
National Crime Index
32 mins To State College Metro Area

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Harris Township's population is made up of 62% married, 21% single, 7% divorced and 10% widowed. Baby Boomers make up the largest percentage of the population at 44%, while Millennials have the second largest segment at 21%. Homeowners make up 82% of the population in Harris Township.

5,881Population
158,425 State College Metro Area
186Population Density
  • 48% Male
  • 52% Female
44 Median Age
32 State College Metro Area
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The Per Capita income in Harris Township is $53,991. The Median Household Income is $114,074 and the Harris Township Unemployment Rate is 3%.

$53,991Income Per Capita
$35,387 State College Metro Area
$114,074Median Household Income
$66,602 State College Metro Area
4% Poverty Rate
17% State College Metro Area
3% Unemployment Rate
3% State College Metro Area
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$407,700Median Home Value
$318,436 State College Metro Area
$1,900Median Rent
$1,578 State College Metro Area
2Average Household Size
2 State College Metro Area

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Renters
18%
Home Owners
82%
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4 /10 - 8 /10
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Top Schools in Harris Township

State College Area School District
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215 West Pine Grove Road, Pine Grove Mills, PA, 16868
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Penns Valley Area School District
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4528 Penns Valley Road, Spring Mills, PA, 16875
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Huntingdon Area School District
5
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10 West 29th Street, Huntingdon, PA, 16652
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State College Area School District
5
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700 Brandywine Drive, State College, PA, 16801
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Penns Valley Area School District
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211 North Hoffer Avenue, Centre Hall, PA, 16828
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32 mins
State College Metro Area
Commute To
Penn State College of Medicine
28 mins
University Park
27 mins
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Harris Township crime index is 42 which is lower than the national average. Click here to see the Safest Places to Live in Harris Township.

42
Crime Index
100
National Crime Index

Crime Index represents the risk of crime occurring in a area and is measured against national index of 100. If the Crime Index of an area is above 100 the crime in that area is relatively higher when compared to US. If the Crime Index of an area is below 100 the crime in that area is lower when compared to US.

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