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Harrisburg, Alabama
(Saint Clair County)

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Located in: Saint Clair County (see below)

Time Zone: Harrisburg lies in the Central Time Zone (CST/CDT)<1>

Elevation: 590 feet [179.83 m] above sea level<2>

GPS Coordinates (Latitude/Longitude)<3>

For the purpose of mapping and calculating distances, we have chosen a reference point within Harrisburg. The point that we are using is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 33.5923, Longitude: -86.2894     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for Harrisburg have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).

DMS - Degrees, Minutes, Seconds

Lat:   33° 35' 32"
Lon:   -86° 17' 21"

Name of USGS Topo Map:<4>   Pell City

Federal GNIS/FIPS Codes for Harrisburg

GNIS ID:   164694
FIPS State / Place Code:   01 / 33376

(For more about Federal Codes, see our Misc Page for Harrisburg)


About Saint Clair County

The community of Ashville is the County Seat for Saint Clair County.

From the 2010 US Census     (For more detail, see our Census Page for Saint Clair)

Population

2015:<5>     87,074   (4.16% increase since 2010)  
2010:     83,593   (29.12% increase since 2000)
2000:     64,742

Total Area:<6>   809 sq. miles [2,096.7 km²]   - of which 3.04% is water (24.59 sq. miles [63.7 km²])

Housing Units:<7>   35,541

Official Website:   www.stclairco.com/

Federal GNIS/FIPS Codes for Saint Clair

GNIS ID:   164997
FIPS State / County Code:   01 / 115

(For more about Federal Codes, see our Misc Page for Harrisburg)


About Alabama

From the US Census

Population

2015:     4,846,411   (1.39% increase since 2010)  
2010:     4,779,736   (7.48% increase since 2000)
2000:     4,447,100

Websites for State of Alabama

Official Website:   www.alabama.gov/
Tourism:   www.tourism.alabama.gov/
Parks:   www.alapark.com/
Fishing:   www.outdooralabama.com/fishing-alabama/
Hunting:   www.outdooralabama.com/hunting/

Federal GNIS/FIPS Codes for State of Alabama

GNIS ID:   1779775
FIPS State:   01

(For more about Federal Codes, see our Misc Page for Harrisburg)

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The official website for Saint Clair County: www.stclairco.com/

The official website for State of Alabama: www.alabama.gov/







Footnotes ...

<1>While Harrisburg is in the Central Time Zone, the area to the east is in the Eastern Time Zone (EST/EDT).

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<2>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Harrisburg - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.

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<3>The longitude & latitude values may not be the geographic center of Harrisburg, rather it may be a prominent intersection or the center of population, etc. It will vary depending on the source.

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<4>The USGS 7.5 Minute topographic map which includes Harrisburg.

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<5>Every year, the US Census Bureau creates a population estimate for the preceeding year. Keep in mind that this value is an estimate and not an actual count. The most recent Census estimate is for the year 2015.

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<6>The area value has been supplied by the US Census Bureau and it can be different than the geographic boundaries of Harrisburg. The value given by the Census Bureau reflects their statistical (or sampling) requirements. For example, if there is a cluster of people living just outside of the community's official boundary, the Census-defined area might be expanded to include that group.

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<7>A Housing Unit is a broad term for those places where people live (whether occupied or temporarily vacant), such as a house, an apartment, a mobile home, or an area that is considered as a separate living quarter. Separate living quarters (consisting of one or more rooms) are considered to be those places where people live, sleep and eat separately from others and that have access to the outside (either directly or by a shared hallway).

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