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Harman, West Virginia - Basic Facts

The Town of Harman had a population of 146 as of July 1, 2016. Harman ranks in the lower quartile for Diversity Index when compared to the other cities, towns and Census Designated Places (CDPs) in West Virginia. See peer rankings below.

The primary coordinate point for Harman is located at latitude 38.9211 and longitude -79.5246 in Randolph County. The formal boundaries for the Town of Harman (see map below) encompass a land area of 0.32 sq. miles and a water area of 0 sq. miles. Randolph County is in the Eastern time zone (GMT -5). The elevation is 2,359 feet.

The Town of Harman (GNIS ID: 2390231) has a C1 Census Class Code which indicates an active incorporated place that does not serve as a county subdivision equivalent. It also has a Functional Status Code of "A" which identifies an active government providing primary general-purpose functions.

The Town of Harman is located within Dry Fork District, a minor civil division (MCD) of Randolph County.

Beneath the boundary map are tables with Harman population, income and housing data, five-year growth projections and peer comparisons for key demographic data. The estimates are for July 1, 2016.

Alternate Unofficial Names for Harman: Harman Town.

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Harman, WV Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2016)


Total Population 146
Population in Households 146
Population in Familes 119
Population in Group Qrtrs 0
Population Density1 452
Diversity Index2 3


Total Households 65
Average Household Size 2.25
Family Households 46
Average Family Size 3


Total Housing Units 96 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 50 (52.1%)
Renter Occupied HU 15 (15.6%)
Vacant Housing Units 31 (32.3%)
Median Home Value $138,889
Average Home Value $174,000


Median Household Income $36,189
Average Household Income $52,729
Per Capita Income $22,764
  (Compound Annual Growth Rates)


2010-2015 2015-2020
Population 0.33% 0.41%
Households 0.25% 0.31%
Families 3.54% 0.0%
Median Household Income   0.08%
Per Capita Income   0.77%
1) Population Density = Total Population per square mile.
2) The Diversity Index is a scale of 0 to 100 that represents the likelyhood that two persons, chosen at random from the same area, belong to different race or ethnic groups. If an area's entire population belongs to one race AND one ethnic group, then the area has zero diversity. An area's diversity index increases to 100 when the population is evenly divided into two or more race/ethnic groups.
Based on Census 2010 counts, the Diversity Index for the United States was 60.6 and it is expected to increase to 64.8 by July 1, 2018.

Harman, WV - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares Harman to the other 405 incorporated cities, towns and CDPs in West Virginia by rank and percentile using July 1, 2016 data. The location Ranked # 1 has the highest value. A location that ranks higher than 75% of its peers would be in the 75th percentile of the peer group.

Variable Description Rank Percentile
Total Population # 375 8th
Population Density1 # 278 32nd
Diversity Index2 # 384 5th
Median Household Income # 230 43rd
Per Capita Income # 123 70th

Additional comparisons and rankings can be made with a VERY EASY TO USE West Virginia Census Data Comparison Tool.