Harrisonburg, Virginia 

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Population

53,064

+11.9% since 2010

Unemployment Rate

5.2%

Median Income

$38,807

Median Home Price

$203,700

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Best Places to Live in Harrisonburg, Virginia

Small town/College town - Western Virginia, center of the Shenandoah Valley. June, September and August are the most pleasant months in Harrisonburg, while January and February are the least comfortable months.

Harrisonburg, VA Housing Market
Lowest Priced HomesHOMES UNDER $250,000
Most Expensive ListingsHOMES $250,001 to $500,000
Largest HomesHOMES $500,001 to $750,000
Median Priced HomesHOMES $750,001 to $1,000,000
Pros
Nearby recreation
Small-town feel
Attractive setting
Cons
Entertainment
Cost of housing
Air service


What Bert Has To Say About Harrisonburg Metro Area

Harrisonburg is a small, pleasant town in the heart of the Shenandoah Valley. The downtown area is attractive and historic, particularly in the core area near James Madison University. The university brings 16,000 students and some minor local arts amenities, and the nearby Blue Ridge and Appalachian mountains offer plenty of recreation and outdoor interest. In addition to the university, agriculture, agricultural processing, and other light industries are the economy’s main supports. The city and university have a jointly developed technology “zone” and incubator.


QUICK FACTS

Real Estate: See Homes
Country: United States
State: Virginia
County: Harrisonburg city County
Metro Area: Harrisonburg Metro Area
Political Ideology: Moderately liberal
City: Harrisonburg
Zip Codes: 22801 22802 22807
Time zone: Eastern Standard Time (EST)
Elevation: 1352 ft above sea level

Highlights

ECONOMY
The unemployment rate in Harrisonburg is 5.2% (U.S. avg. is 6.0%). Recent job growth is Positive. Harrisonburg jobs have increased by 1.7%. More Economy

COST OF LIVING
Compared to the rest of the country, Harrisonburg's cost of living is 10.5% lower than the U.S. average. More Cost of Living or Compare Harrisonburg's Cost of Living

WEATHER & CLIMATE
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VOTING
In the last Presidential election, Harrisonburg city county remained overwhelmingly Democratic, 64.5% to 32.7%. More Voting Stats

POPULATION
Harrisonburg's population is 53,064 people. Since 2010, it has had a population growth of 11.9%. Learn More...

TRANSPORTATION
Average Commute time is 15.7 minutes. The National Average is 26.4 minutes. Learn More...

REAL ESTATE
The median home cost in Harrisonburg is Real Estate: $203,700. Home appreciation the last 10 years has been 4.0%.

SCHOOLS
Harrisonburg public schools spend $12,210 per student. The average school expenditure in the U.S. is $12,383. There are about 11.3 students per teacher in Harrisonburg. More Education



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Housing Market in Harrisonburg

It's a good time to buy in Harrisonburg. Home Appreciation is up 4.0% in the last 12 months.
The median home price in Harrisonburg is $203,700.

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Reviews for Harrisonburg   10 Reviews
Close to everything - 12/31/2012
Harrisonburg is small town, yet has the same experiences that a big city offers (just on a smaller scale). The reason for the wealth of experiences is because H'burg is... Read More

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Woud like to know more about quality and cost of l - 10/11/2012
Any infomation on quality/cost of living will be graetly appreciated.... Read More

Very Reasonable - 12/27/2009
We moved to H'Burg in 2003 to enjoy a less expensive cost of living, closer proximity to family, low crime rate and better access to quality health care/facilities. We... Read More


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ZIP CODES IN HARRISONBURG, VIRGINIA
22801 22802 22807

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