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Harrisville is a city in Alcona County.
It is the county seat.
The community was named after landowners Benjamin Harris and his sons, Henry and Levi
[NOTE: This is not the only community in Michigan named Harrisville. For links to other places called Harrisville, MI, see the Duplicate Names box at right.]
The latitude of Harrisville is 44.656N. The longitude is -83.294W.It is in the Eastern Standard time zone. Elevation is 623 feet.
The estimated population, in 2003, was 499.
Sections below provide additional information and links about Harrisville demographics, travel and tourism, nearby airports, cemeteries, the Alcona County economy, education, environment, genealogy, government, historic sites, libraries, maps, museums, newspapers and other media, nonprofit groups, real estate, recreation, religion, transportation, and weather in the 48740 ZIP code.
18% of Harrisville residents report German ancestry, and 14% report Irish. For more info on local ancestry groups, see the Harrisville ancestry & family history guide.
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At the time of the 2000 census, the per capita income in Harrisville was $16,983, compared with $21,587 nationally.
12% of Harrisville residents age 25 and older have a bachelor's or advanced college degree.
Median rent in Harrisville, at the time of the 2000 Census, was $287. Monthly homeowner costs, for people with mortgages, were $681.
Libraries in Harrisville include Alcona County Library ... View libraries
Alcona County supported George W. Bush in the 2004 presidential election. For more information, see our Harrisville political report.
The average commute time for Harrisville workers is 17 minutes, compared with 26 minutes nationwide.
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