About This Place
Harrisburg, a northeastern suburb of Charlotte, is a town in Cabarrus County, North Carolina, United States. The population was 5,819 at the 2008 census.
Harrisburg is located at 35°19′20″N 80°39′12″W / 35.32222°N 80.65333°W / 35.32222; -80.65333 (35.322295, -80.653331).
According to the United States Census Bureau, the town has a total area of 6.2 square miles (16.2 km²), all of it land.