City Information

City Information 2017-10-22T21:55:17+00:00

The City of Harrodsburg is the county seat for Mercer County.

Population (as of 2014): 8,361

Estimated median household income in 2015:$31,260

Estimated median house/condo value in 2015:$110,373

Cost of living index in 2016: 82.5

Ancestries: American – 29.8%
Irish – 6.8%
English – 6.4%
German – 5.1%
Scottish-Irish – 1.8%
Scottish – 1.6%

Races: White Non-Hispanic – 88.1%
Black – 7.5%
Hispanic – 2.1%
Two or more races – 1.5%
Other race – 1.1%
Japanese – 0.6%

Incorporated on March 1, 1836

Elevation: 886 feet

Land area: 5.31 square miles

Population density: 1539 people per square mile