DemographicsHarrison is approximately 2.92 square kilometres. In 2016 the population of Harrison was 7687. The population is 50% male and 50% female. On average the monthly mortgage repayments in Harrison are $1800 to $2399. The most common weekly income bracket is $2000 to $2999 per week. Weekly rents in the area are on average $275 to $349.
DescriptionHarrison is a suburb of the district of Gungahlin in Canberra, Australia. Harrison is named after the former city planner Peter Harrison, who was instrumental in reviving Walter Burley Griffin's plan for the National Capital. Harrison is adjacent to the suburbs of Franklin, Gungahlin, Throsby, Kenny and the industrial estate Mitchell. Harrison's place names reflects those of "natural features, waterfalls, plains, tablelands and plateaux". Harrison is located approximately 2 km east of the Gungahlin Town Centre and about 10 km from the centre of Canberra.
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