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Welcome to Harrison ...
The city of Harrison is located in the Idaho Panhandle.
The location of Harrison has been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (ie- the GNIS).<2>
From the Census Estimates for 2019, Harrison has a population of 216 people<3> (see below for details).
We don't have a date for the establishment of Harrison.
The community of Harrison is 2,420 feet [738 m] above sea level.<4> In other words, the elevation of Harrison is about ½ mile above sea level.
Time Zone: Harrison lies in the Pacific Time Zone (PST/PDT) and observes daylight saving time
Note: If you travel east from Harrison, you will leave Pacific Time and cross into the Mountain Time Zone (MST/MDT).
Harrison is within the (208) area code.
The ZIP code for Harrison: 83833<5>
Population Details ...
Taken from the 2019 Census Estimates, Harrison had an population of 216 people. This is an increase of 6.4% since the 2010 Census (or a decrease of 19.1% since the 2000 Census).
At the time of the 2010 Census, Harrison had a population of 203 people. This makes Harrison the county's 11th most populous community.
The population of Harrison represents 0.01% of the population of Idaho (which has 1,567,582 people), making it the state's 167th most populous community.
With a 2010 count of 203 people, the population of Harrison decreased 23.97% from the 2000 Census (with a count of 267 people).
More information can be found on the Census Page for Harrison.
Communities Also Named Harrison ...
Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are 45 communities that are also named Harrison - they are located in Arkansas, California, Florida (2), Georgia (2), Illinois (2), Indiana, Iowa, Kansas, Maine, Maryland, Michigan (4), Minnesota, Missouri, Montana, Nebraska, New Jersey (3), New York, Newfoundland and Labrador, North Carolina, Ohio (6), Oklahoma, Oregon, Pennsylvania (2), South Dakota, Tennessee, Texas, Washington, West Virginia (2) and Wisconsin (2).
For more information, see our Tidbits & Trivia Page for Harrison.
Communities near Harrison ...
We have created a list of 10 communities that are near Harrison.
To Help With Your Genealogy Research ...
We have a couple of sections for those tracing their genealogy.
We created a list of cemeteries that are in the area around Harrison. Our list includes the location of those cemeteries and we provide an overhead view. See our Cemetery List for Harrison.
Using the information from an 1895 Atlas, we've created a list of communities that were in the area of Harrison. Our list includes information such as whether the 1895 community had a post office or railroad service. See our List of 1890's Communities around Harrison.
We also have a detailed list of newspapers that have been published in the area around Harrison. See our Newspapers Page for Harrison.
TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Harrison ...
Looking for more information about Harrison? A wonderful source is the TripAdvisor website. We always start with the TripAdvisor Tourism page, where you can read an overview with links that will help you find lodging, restaurants and attractions.
In addition to the Tourism page for Harrison, there are neighboring communities that also have Tourism pages. More information about those communities can be found on our TripAdvisor Page for Harrison.
Adding Harrison to Our Gazetteer ...
We originally found mention of Harrison in both the FIPS-55 and the GNIS. For more information, see the FIPS and GNIS Codes sections on our Miscellaneous Page.
In addition, our notes show that the earliest dated mention that we've found for Harrison was in the Business Atlas and Shippers' Guide (1895).
We also found Harrison
For more details about the above, see References and Mentions for Harrison on our Genealogy Page.
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Off-the-Road Links ...
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The official website for State of Idaho: www.state.id.us/
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This page was last modified: 29 Jun 2022