Harrisville, West Virginia

Population 2,243

Harrisville is located in Ritchie County, WV. The population is 2,243, making Harrisville the largest city in Ritchie County.

There are 1 public schools in Harrisville with an average Homefacts rating of C. The total crime rate for Harrisville is very low , and there are 3 registered sex offenders residing in the city. Unemployment in Harrisville is very high and the median home sales price is $0. Detailed and up-to-date Harrisville property reports are available for any property address.

Cities near Harrisville include Ellenboro, Pullman and Cairo.

Harrisville Neighborhood Report


School Rating is Average
  • No High School Diploma: 17.2%
  • High School Graduate or Higher: 68.4%
  • Bachelor's Degree or Higher: 14.5%

Crime Rate

38.54% Lower than national avg.
  • Auto theft: 22
  • Violent Crimes: 125
  • Robbery: 0
  • Burglary: 162
  • Property Crime: 1
  • Larceny Theft: 1

Registered Offenders

13.17% Higher than national avg.
  • 3 offenders in Harrisville
  • 13.37 offenders/10,000 residents

Environmental Hazards

20 Found nearby
  • Brownfields: 0
  • Registered Polluters: 0
  • Superfunds: 1
  • Tanks & Spills: 19


Very High 4.6%
  • West Virginia unemployment average: 4.3%
  • National unemployment average: 3.7%

Property Values

Median Property Value $0

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1 Public Schools view public schools

There are 1 K-12 public school in Harrisville, WV and 0 private schools. Homefacts rates Harrisville's schools as Average, with an overall C rating.

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*100 is national avg. Greater than 100 means higher crime, lower means less crime.
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  • Good news! No Drug lab found in Harrisville, WV

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2 Building Permits View All

  • In 2008, the city of Harrisville, WV issued 2 building permits. All permits issued were for Single Family Homes. All permits issued were for Single Family Homes.
  • In 2007, the city of Harrisville, WV issued 4 building permits. All permits issued were for Single Family Homes. All permits issued were for Single Family Homes.
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Fair Market Rents

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  • Property Type Rent
  • Studio: $573
  • 1 Bedroom: $576
  • 2 Bedrooms: $705
  • 3 Bedrooms: $875
  • 4 Bedrooms: $956

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Environmental Hazards

20 Environmental Hazards

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Health Hazards

  • Air Quality HEALTHY (362/384)
    Harrisville, WV has 94.27% good air quality.
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  • Radon ZONE 2 COUNTY
    Harrisville, WV is a yellow zone.
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  • UV Index MODERATE 4.32 Average
    Harrisville, WV is a moderate risk area for ultra-violet rays.
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Average Monthly Temperature

  • January 30.72°
  • February 34.22°
  • March 45.1°
  • April 55.62°
  • May 64.39°
  • June 71.55°
  • July 74.9°
  • August 73.46°
  • September 66.18°
  • October 54.9°
  • November 44.6°
  • December 35.45°

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Natural Disasters

Probability of Natural Disasters for Harrisville, WV

Harrisville, WV has a very low risk of earthquakes.
Harrisville, WV has no risk of hurricanes.
Harrisville, WV has a very low risk of hail storms.
Harrisville, WV has a very low risk of tornadoes.

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Median Household Income

Median Household Income in Harrisville, WV: $38,681


Unemployment in Harrisville is 4.6%. It is higher than the state and national averages, 4.3% and 3.7% respectively

Workforce Breakdown

Blue Collar - 45.83%
White Collar - 54.17%


State Representatives

  • Gov. Earl Ray Tomblin
  • Sen. Shelley Moore Capito
  • Sen. Joe Manchin III

City Representatives

  • David McKinley

Neighborhood Info

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Nearest Major Airports

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0 Hospitals view all

  • No hospitals found in Harrisville, WV

1 Library view all

2 Police Stations view all

1 Retirement Home view all

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