Harpersville is a town in Shelby County, Alabama. It is part of the Birmingham-Hoover Metro Area. It is situated at an elevation of 459 feet, and it has a total land area of 15.9 square miles. The town was settled in 1815, and incorporated in 1945.
Construction, manufacturing, and retail trade are the major economic activities here. The town has a private school named Coosa Valley Academy. Hawk Field Airport is the local airport. The closest hospital is Coosa Valley Medical Center, located 15 miles away in Sylacauga. The cost of living here is 19.30% lower than the country average, making living here signifcantly cheaper.
The town gets 50 inches of rain annually. The number of days in a year with measurable precipitation is 110.