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Harman, West Virginia
Location of Harman in Randolph County, West Virginia.
|• Total||0.32 sq mi (0.84 km2)|
|• Land||0.32 sq mi (0.84 km2)|
|• Water||0.00 sq mi (0.00 km2)|
|Elevation||2,359 ft (719 m)|
| • Estimate
|• Density||430.34/sq mi (165.99/km2)|
|Time zone||UTC-5 (Eastern (EST))|
|• Summer (DST)||UTC-4 (EDT)|
|GNIS feature ID||1551361|
Harman is located in the Potomac Highlands at (38.921025, -79.525336). The town sits in a valley at the intersection of Route 33/55, which runs east-west, and Route 32 which starts at Harman and heads north to the Canaan Valley area.
According to the United States Census Bureau, the town has a total area of 0.32 square miles (0.83 km2), all of it land.
|U.S. Decennial Census|
At the 2010 census there were 143 people, 64 households, and 37 families living in the town. The population density was 446.9 inhabitants per square mile (172.5/km2). There were 91 housing units at an average density of 284.4 per square mile (109.8/km2). The racial makeup of the town was 100.0% White. Of the 64 households 28.1% had children under the age of 18 living with them, 40.6% were married couples living together, 12.5% had a female householder with no husband present, 4.7% had a male householder with no wife present, and 42.2% were non-families. 32.8% of households were one person and 14.1% were one person aged 65 or older. The average household size was 2.23 and the average family size was 2.86.
The median age in the town was 43.4 years. 21% of residents were under the age of 18; 7.7% were between the ages of 18 and 24; 25.2% were from 25 to 44; 32.9% were from 45 to 64; and 13.3% were 65 or older. The gender makeup of the town was 45.5% male and 54.5% female.
Country musician and Grand Ole Opry member Stoney Cooper was born in Harman in 1918.
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