Harrisburg, North Carolina 

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Population

14,856

+43.8% since 2010

Unemployment Rate

3.5%

Median Income

$82,135

Median Home Price

$281,600

Best Places to Live in Harrisburg, North Carolina

Mid-sized city complex - Southwest North Carolina along Catawba River near South Carolina border. May, September and October are the most pleasant months in Harrisburg, while July and January are the least comfortable months.

Pros
-Diverse economy
-Educated population
-Entertainment
Cons
-Crime rates
-Growth and sprawl
-Long commutes

Local Listings in Harrisburg
 $384,900 
7524 Chasewater Dr
Bed 4 | Bath 3 | 3269 SqFt
 $225,000 
5925 Roberta Rd
Bed 3 | Bath 2 | 2445 SqFt
 $335,900 
8811 Savannah Rd
Bed 4 | Bath 3 | 2870 SqFt

What Bert Has To Say About Charlotte-Concord-Gastonia Metro Area

Charlotte is a modern urban and financial center grown up dramatically from its previous agricultural and regional banking roots. Today the city is reputedly the headquarters for more banks than any city outside New York, and is the home to such financial heavyweights as BankAmerica and Wachovia, as well as Lowe’s (home improvement retail) and specialty steel maker Nucor. A diverse commercial and industrial economy has developed around the financial industry. Downtown is a mix of contemporary skyscraper architecture and a number of well-preserved 19th-century neighborhoods.


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QUICK FACTS

City: Harrisburg
Zip Codes: 28075
Time zone: Eastern Standard Time (EST)
Elevation: 769 ft above sea level

Highlights

ECONOMY
The unemployment rate in Harrisburg is 3.5% (U.S. avg. is 3.9%). Recent job growth is Positive. Harrisburg jobs have increased by 2.7%. More Economy

COST OF LIVING
Compared to the rest of the country, Harrisburg's cost of living is 12.2% higher than the U.S. average. More Cost of Living or Compare Harrisburg's Cost of Living

WEATHER & CLIMATE
May, September and October are the most pleasant months in Harrisburg, while July and January are the least comfortable months. Today's Weather | Climate Averages

VOTING
Cabarrus county voted Republican in the previous five Presidential elections. More Voting Stats

POPULATION
Harrisburg's population is 14,856 people. Since 2010, it has had a population growth of 43.8%. Learn More...

TRANSPORTATION
Average Commute time is 29 minutes. The National Average is 26 minutes. Learn More...

REAL ESTATE
The median home cost in Harrisburg is $281,600. Home appreciation the last 10 years has been 4.4%. Check out the homes in the area

SCHOOLS
Harrisburg public schools spend $7,752 per student. The average school expenditure in the U.S. is $12,383. There are about 15.8 students per teacher in Harrisburg. More Education


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Housing Market in Harrisburg

It's a good time to buy in Harrisburg. Home Appreciation is up 6.0% in the last 12 months. Browse Harrisburg Real Estate

The median home price in Harrisburg is $281,600. Browse Homes in this Range.


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Reviews for Harrisburg   5 Reviews
Close to Perfection - 1/7/2013
I have lived in Harrisburg, NC since 2002. I moved here from a suburb of Detroit. I wanted to live in an area that was close to Charlotte, but still had a small town... Read More

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general - 7/1/2012
great pricing on homes here.... Read More

Harrisburg - 6/5/2008
You are only bored if you are boring. If you can't find anything to do this close to Charlotte...you have... Read More


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NEW LISTINGS IN HARRISBURG
$384,900
7524 Chasewater Dr
Bed 4 | Bath 3

$225,000
5925 Roberta Rd
Bed 3 | Bath 2

$335,900
8811 Savannah Rd
Bed 4 | Bath 3

$234,900
1380 Bottle Brush Ln
Bed 4 | Bath 3

$385,900
7243 Streamhaven Dr
Bed 5 | Bath 3

$420,000
9042 Kensington Forest Dr
Bed 4 | Bath 4

$459,900
9578 Millen Dr
Bed 5 | Bath 4

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