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Population in 2012: 9,291 (100% urban, 0% rural). Population change since 2000: -6.0%
 

Males: 4,262  (45.9%)
Females: 5,029  (54.1%)

Median resident age:  45.6 years
Louisiana median age:  39.5 years

Zip codes: 70123.

Estimated median household income in 2012: $58,297 (it was $44,702 in 2000)
Harahan:

$58,297
LA:

$42,944
Estimated per capita income in 2012: $30,418

Harahan city income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2012: $216,953 (it was $134,100 in 2000)
Harahan:

$216,953
LA:

$139,500
Mean prices in 2011: All housing units: $232,867; Detached houses: $236,050; Townhouses or other attached units: $194,866; In 2-unit structures: $144,740; In 3-to-4-unit structures: $288,298; In 5-or-more-unit structures: $87,862; Mobile homes: $13,179

Median gross rent in 2012: $1,026.

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  • White alone - 8,692 (93.7%)
  • Hispanic - 247 (2.7%)
  • Two or more races - 101 (1.1%)
  • Asian alone - 95 (1.0%)
  • Other race alone - 95 (1.0%)
  • Black alone - 34 (0.4%)
  • American Indian alone - 15 (0.2%)

Races in Harahan detailed stats: ancestries, foreign born residents, place of birth


Mar. 2012 cost of living index in Harahan: 99.4 (near average, U.S. average is 100)


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Ancestries: French (21.6%), German (19.5%), Italian (14.7%), Irish (11.0%), United States (7.6%), English (7.4%).

Current Local Time: CST time zone

Incorporated in 1920

Elevation: 7 feet

Land area: 1.97 square miles.

Population density: 4,722 people per square mile 
 
 (average).

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For population 25 years and over in Harahan:

  • High school or higher: 88.8%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 25.4%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 5.9%
  • Unemployed: 3.3%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 21.8 minutes

For population 15 years and over in Harahan city:

  • Never married: 22.8%
  • Now married: 50.6%
  • Separated: 2.1%
  • Widowed: 10.4%
  • Divorced: 14.1%

174 residents are foreign born

This city:  1.9%
Louisiana:  3.7%



According to our research of Louisiana and other state lists there were 4 registered sex offenders living in Harahan, Louisiana as of July 24, 2014.
The ratio of number of residents in Harahan to the number of sex offenders is 2,323 to 1.
The number of registered sex offenders compared to the number of residents in this city is a lot smaller than the state average.


Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2012: $1,103 (0.5%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2012: $560 (0.3%)

Harahan satellite photo by USGS

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Metairie, LA (4.2 miles , pop. 146,136).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: New Orleans, LA (8.8 miles , pop. 484,674).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Houston, TX (311.0 miles , pop. 1,953,631).

Nearest cities: Elmwood, LA (1.2 miles ), River Ridge, LA (1.3 miles ), Waggaman, LA (1.4 miles ), Bridge City, LA (1.6 miles ), Avondale, LA (1.6 miles ), Jefferson, LA (1.8 miles ), Metairie, LA (2.0 miles ), Westwego, LA (2.1 miles ).

Single-family new house construction building permits:

  • 1997: 15 buildings, average cost: $47,200
  • 1998: 15 buildings, average cost: $47,200
  • 1999: 17 buildings, average cost: $47,200
  • 2000: 13 buildings, average cost: $56,200
  • 2001: 15 buildings, average cost: $124,100
  • 2002: 19 buildings, average cost: $68,700
  • 2003: 23 buildings, average cost: $98,900
  • 2004: 9 buildings, average cost: $158,900
  • 2005: 13 buildings, average cost: $167,300
  • 2006: 10 buildings, average cost: $177,800
  • 2007: 7 buildings, average cost: $156,600
  • 2008: 9 buildings, average cost: $217,500
  • 2009: 6 buildings, average cost: $176,500
  • 2010: 7 buildings, average cost: $353,300
  • 2011: 4 buildings, average cost: $270,800
  • 2012: 1 building, cost: $330,000

Number of permits per 10,000 residents

Average cost (in $1000s)


Latitude: 29.94 N, Longitude: 90.20 W

Daytime population change due to commuting: -1,181 (-12.7%)
Workers who live and work in this city: 563 (11.6%)

Harahan household income distribution Harahan home values distribution


 

Crime rates in Harahan by Year
Type 2001 2002 2003 2004 2005 2006 2007 2008 2009 2010 2011 2012
Murders 010100011001
per 100,000 0.010.10.010.20.00.00.011.110.80.00.010.7
Rapes 202400010111
per 100,000 20.20.020.340.70.00.00.011.10.010.610.710.7
Robberies 157643424223
per 100,000 10.150.471.161.040.932.643.422.343.221.221.432.1
Assaults 13121514312117121411129
per 100,000 131.6121.0152.4142.3316.6228.0184.5133.7151.4116.6128.296.4
Burglaries 233146322628372628314827
per 100,000 232.9312.7467.4325.2265.5304.1401.7289.7302.7328.7512.7289.3
Thefts 154127115193121951381051418912686
per 100,000 1559.21280.91168.51961.61235.81031.61498.01169.81524.5943.71345.9921.4
Auto thefts 151525181081276486
per 100,000 151.9151.3254.0182.9102.186.9130.378.064.942.485.564.3
Arson 1113031350002
per 100,000 10.110.110.230.50.032.6141.155.70.00.00.021.4
City-data.com crime rate (higher means more crime, U.S. average = 298.9) 144.8153.7178.2228.8161.2132.6157.6146.5161.7108.7145.6128.7

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City-data.com crime rate counts serious crimes more heavily. It adjusts for the number of visitors and daily workers commuting into cities.

Crime rate in Harahan detailed stats: murders, rapes, robberies, assaults, burglaries, thefts, arson

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2012, including police officers: 28 (21 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

2.25
Louisiana average:

3.98

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Harahan, Louisiana accommodation, waste management, arts - Economy and Business Data

Unemployment in July 2013:
Here:

6.6%
Louisiana:

7.1%

Unemployment by year (%)

Historical population

Historical housing units


Population change in the 1990s: -42 (-0.4%).

Most common industries in 2008-2012 (%)
Males Females
  • Construction (21%)
  • Retail trade (11%)
  • Manufacturing (10%)
  • Public administration (9%)
  • Professional, scientific, and technical services (7%)
  • Accommodation and food services (6%)
  • Health care and social assistance (5%)
  • Health care and social assistance (24%)
  • Educational services (13%)
  • Retail trade (9%)
  • Other services, except public administration (9%)
  • Public administration (8%)
  • Finance and insurance (7%)
  • Accommodation and food services (7%)
Most common occupations (%)
Males Females
  • Electrical equipment mechanics and other installation, maintenance, and repair occupations including supervisors (8%)
  • Sales representatives, services, wholesale and manufacturing (5%)
  • Other management occupations except farmers and farm managers (5%)
  • Other sales and related workers including supervisors (5%)
  • Top executives (4%)
  • Vehicle and mobile equipment mechanics, installers, and repairers (4%)
  • Driver/sales workers and truck drivers (3%)
  • Other office and administrative support workers including supervisors (10%)
  • Secretaries and administrative assistants (9%)
  • Information and record clerks except customer service representatives (6%)
  • Registered nurses (5%)
  • Preschool, kindergarten, elementary and middle school teachers (4%)
  • Other management occupations except farmers and farm managers (4%)
  • Other sales and related workers including supervisors (4%)

Work and jobs in Harahan: detailed stats about occupations, industries, unemployment, workers, commute

Average climate in Harahan, Louisiana

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Tornado activity:

Harahan-area historical tornado activity is near Louisiana state average. It is 86% greater than the overall U.S. average.

On 12/6/1983, a category F4 (max. wind speeds 207-260 mph) tornado 16.2 miles away from the Harahan city center injured 25 people and caused between $5,000,000 and $50,000,000 in damages.

On 10/3/1964, a category F4 tornado 25.7 miles away from the city center killed 22 people and injured 165 people and caused between $500,000 and $5,000,000 in damages.

Earthquake activity:

Harahan-area historical earthquake activity is near Louisiana state average. It is 99% smaller than the overall U.S. average.

On 12/20/2005 at 00:52:20, a magnitude 3.0 (3.0 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi, Class: Light, Intensity: II - III) earthquake occurred 37.4 miles away from the city center
Magnitude types: regional Lg-wave magnitude (LG)

Natural disasters:

The number of natural disasters in Jefferson Parish (24) is a lot greater than the US average (12).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 20
Emergencies Declared: 4

Causes of natural disasters: Hurricanes: 12, Storms: 6, Floods: 5, Tropical Storms: 4, Heavy Rain: 1, Hurricane: 1, Tornado: 1, Flood: 1, Other: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Harahan topographic map

Birthplace of: Hank Lauricella - Politician, Merritt Cabal - Playboy model.


Hospitals/medical centers in Harahan:

  • NURSES REGISTRY HOME HEALTH, INC. (Home Health Center, 990 N CORPORATE DR. ST 302)
  • OMNI HOME CARE, LLC (Home Health Center, 36 COMMERCE CT)
  • RIVER OAKS CHILD AND ADOLESCENT HOSPITAL (Hospital, 1525 RIVER OAKS ROAD WEST)
  • ST JOSEPH HOSPICE AND PALLIATIVE CARE LLC (Hospital, 824 ELMWOOD PARK BLVD SUITE 155)
  • HARAHAN GUEST HOUSE (Nursing Home, 405 FOLSE DR)
  • ST JOHN'S SPECIALTY HOSPITAL S (Nursing Home, 405 FOLSE ROAD)
  • ST JOSEPH OF HARAHAN (Nursing Home, 405 FOLSE DRIVE)

Political contributions by individuals in Harahan, LA

Heliports located in Harahan:


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Amtrak station near Harahan:

  • 8 miles: NEW ORLEANS (1001 LOYOLA AVE.) . Services: ticket office, fully wheelchair accessible, enclosed waiting area, public restrooms, public payphones, snack bar, paid short-term parking, paid long-term parking, call for car rental service, taxi stand, intercity bus service, public transit connection.

Operable nuclear power plant near Harahan:

  • 15 miles: Waterford 3 in Taft, LA.

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Harahan:

  • University of Phoenix-Louisiana Campus (about 5 miles; Metairie, LA; Full-time enrollment: 2,249)
  • Tulane University of Louisiana (about 5 miles; New Orleans, LA; FT enrollment: 9,081)
  • Loyola University New Orleans (about 5 miles; New Orleans, LA; FT enrollment: 3,362)
  • Xavier University of Louisiana (about 7 miles; New Orleans, LA; FT enrollment: 3,180)
  • Delgado Community College (about 7 miles; New Orleans, LA; FT enrollment: 7,981)
  • Louisiana State University Health Sciences Center at New Orleans (about 8 miles; New Orleans, LA; FT enrollment: 2,271)
  • University of New Orleans (about 12 miles; New Orleans, LA; FT enrollment: 8,116)

Public elementary/middle school in Harahan:

Private elementary/middle schools in Harahan:

  • ST RITA SCHOOL (Students: 529; Location: 194 RAVAN AVE; Grades: PK - 8)
  • FAITH LUTHERAN SCHOOL (Students: 82; Location: 300 COLONIAL CLUB DR; Grades: PK - 8)
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Notable locations in Harahan: Colonial Country Club (A), Colonial Golf Course (B), Jefferson Parish Library Harahan Branch (C), Harahan Police Department - Records (D), Harahan Volunteer Fire Department (E), Harahan City Hall (F), Saint John's Specialty Hospital (G), Saint Joseph Nursing and Rehabilitation Center (H). Display/hide their locations on the map

Shopping Center: Colonial Shopping Center (1). Display/hide its location on the map

Churches in Harahan include: Hickory Knoll Church of Christ (A), Holy Innocents Orthodox Church (B), Harahan Christian Church (C), Comunidad Cristiano International (D), Saint Rita Catholic Church (E), Saint Pauls United Methodist Church (F), First Baptist Church (G), Faith Lutheran Church (H). Display/hide their locations on the map

Park in Harahan: Soniat Playground (1). Display/hide its location on the map

Hotel: Towneplace Suites Harahan (5424 Citrus blvd).

 
Jefferson Parish has a predicted average indoor radon screening level less than 2 pCi/L (pico curies per liter) - Low Potential
Air pollution and air quality trends
(lower is better)
AQI  NO2 Ozone  PM2.5 PM10 SO2

Air Quality Index (AQI)

Air Quality Index (AQI) level in 2010 was 35.6. This is about average.
City:

35.6
U.S.:

32.0
Nitrogen Dioxide (NO2) [ppb] level in 2010 was 7.64. This is better than average. Closest monitor was 7.0 miles away from the city center.
City:

7.64
U.S.:

9.39
Ozone [ppb] level in 2010 was 26.5. This is about average. Closest monitor was 7.0 miles away from the city center.
City:

26.5
U.S.:

28.3
Particulate Matter (PM2.5) [µ/m3] level in 2010 was 10.9. This is about average. Closest monitor was 2.3 miles away from the city center.
City:

10.9
U.S.:

9.6
Carbon Monoxide (CO) [ppm] level in 2006 was 0.575. This is worse than average. Closest monitor was 7.0 miles away from the city center.
City:

0.575
U.S.:

0.464
Particulate Matter (PM10) [µ/m3] level in 2010 was 20.6. This is about average. Closest monitor was 4.1 miles away from the city center.
City:

20.6
U.S.:

22.1
Sulfur Dioxide (SO2) [ppb] level in 2010 was 5.17. This is significantly worse than average. Closest monitor was 8.3 miles away from the city center.
City:

5.17
U.S.:

2.43


Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2012: 9.6%
(9.9% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 100.0% for Black residents, 0.0% for Hispanic or Latino residents, 0.0% for American Indian residents, 0.0% for other race residents, 15.3% for two or more races residents)

Average household size:
This city:  2.4 people
Louisiana:  2.5 people

Percentage of family households:
This city:  66.4%
Whole state:  67.1%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This city:  6.2%
Whole state:  6.8%

Likely homosexual households (counted as self-reported same-sex unmarried-partner households)
  • Lesbian couples: 0.5% of all households
  • Gay men: 0.2% of all households

Detailed information about poverty and poor residents in Harahan, LA

163 people in nursing facilities/skilled-nursing facilities in 2010
12 people in group homes intended for adults in 2010

People in group quarters in Harahan in 2000:

  • 176 people in nursing homes
  • 19 people in other group homes
  • 10 people in mental (psychiatric) hospitals or wards
  • 6 people in other noninstitutional group quarters
  • 2 people in religious group quarters

Harahan compared to Louisiana state average:

Harahan, Louisiana environmental map by EPA

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  • Median house value above state average.
  • Unemployed percentage below state average.
  • Black race population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Hispanic race population percentage below state average.
  • Median age above state average.
  • Foreign-born population percentage below state average.
  • Length of stay since moving in above state average.
  • Percentage of population with a bachelor's degree or higher above state average.


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Banks with branches in Harahan (2011 data):

  • Whitney Bank: Harahan Branch at 6318 Jefferson Highway, branch established on 1955/10/21; Elmwood Village Branch at 5200 Mounes Street, branch established on 1977/06/27. Info updated 2011/06/14: Bank assets: $14,882.3 mil, Deposits: $11,630.0 mil, headquarters in New Orleans, LA, positive income, Commercial Lending Specialization, 189 total offices, Holding Company: Hancock Holding Company
  • JPMorgan Chase Bank, National Association: Elmwood Branch at 950 South Clearview Parkway, branch established on 1988/07/05; Harahan Branch at 7129 Jefferson Highway, branch established on 1922/01/01. Info updated 2011/11/10: Bank assets: $1,811,678.0 mil, Deposits: $1,190,738.0 mil, headquarters in Columbus, OH, positive income, International Specialization, 5577 total offices, Holding Company: Jpmorgan Chase & Co.
  • Capital One, National Association: Elmwood Branch at 5400 Mounes Street, branch established on 1982/02/22. Info updated 2011/07/01: Bank assets: $133,477.8 mil, Deposits: $97,063.7 mil, headquarters in Mclean, VA, positive income, 984 total offices, Holding Company: Capital One Financial Corporation
  • Iberiabank: Elmwood Branch at 5120 Citrus Boulevard, branch established on 2000/04/17. Info updated 2011/06/08: Bank assets: $11,676.7 mil, Deposits: $9,387.9 mil, headquarters in Lafayette, LA, positive income, Commercial Lending Specialization, 187 total offices, Holding Company: Iberiabank Corporation
  • First NBC Bank: Elmwood Branch at 1105 S. Clearview Parkway, branch established on 2007/01/16. Info updated 2011/11/21: Bank assets: $2,218.7 mil, Deposits: $1,904.1 mil, headquarters in New Orleans, LA, positive income, Commercial Lending Specialization, 33 total offices, Holding Company: First Nbc Bank Holding Company
  • State-Investors Bank: 8384 Jefferson Hwy Branch at 8384 Jefferson Highway, branch established on 1986/06/30. Info updated 2011/07/21: Bank assets: $243.5 mil, Deposits: $164.2 mil, headquarters in Metairie, LA, positive income, Mortgage Lending Specialization, 4 total offices
  • First Bank and Trust: Elmwood Sales Branch at 5360 Mounes Street, branch established on 1995/12/18. Info updated 2009/02/17: Bank assets: $760.5 mil, Deposits: $610.3 mil, headquarters in New Orleans, LA, negative income in the last year, Commercial Lending Specialization, 17 total offices, Holding Company: First Trust Corporation

Educational Attainment (%) in 2012

School Enrollment by Level of School (%) in 2012


Harahan travel time to work - commute


Harahan mode of transportation to work chart

Most commonly used house heating fuel:

  • Utility gas (66%)
  • Electricity (33%)

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Food Environment Statistics:

Number of grocery stores: 107
This county:

2.43 / 10,000 pop.
Louisiana:

2.56 / 10,000 pop.
Number of supercenters and club stores: 7
Jefferson Parish:

0.16 / 10,000 pop.
State:

0.18 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 62
Jefferson Parish:

1.41 / 10,000 pop.
Louisiana:

1.29 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 128
This county:

2.91 / 10,000 pop.
Louisiana:

4.49 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 334
Jefferson Parish:

7.59 / 10,000 pop.
Louisiana:

5.92 / 10,000 pop.
Adult diabetes rate:
Here:

11.2%
Louisiana:

10.9%
Adult obesity rate:
Here:

28.3%
Louisiana:

29.2%
Low-income preschool obesity rate:
Jefferson Parish:

14.5%
State:

13.7%

Local government employment and payroll (March 2007)
Function Full-time employees Monthly full-time payroll Average yearly full-time wage Part-time employees Monthly part-time payroll
Financial Administration 2$5,159$30,9541$370
Other Government Administration 5$14,349$34,4384$2,774
Judicial and Legal 2$4,322$25,9321$1,207
Police Protection - Officers 23$56,729$29,5980$0
Police - Other 9$20,692$27,5891$1,749
Firefighters 14$39,265$33,6560$0
Fire - Other 0$0 3$1,727
Streets and Highways 6$11,889$23,7780$0
Parks and Recreation 3$7,627$30,5081$664
Totals for Government 64$160,032$30,00611$8,491

Harahan government finances - Expenditure in 2002 (per resident):

  • Construction - Sewerage: $226,000 ($24.32)
  • Current Operations - Police Protection: $1,185,000 ($127.54)
    Fire Protection: $636,000 ($68.45)
    Solid Waste Management: $561,000 ($60.38)
    Sewerage: $444,000 ($47.79)
    Regular Highways: $294,000 ($31.64)
    Financial Administration: $217,000 ($23.36)
    Parks & Recreation: $210,000 ($22.60)
    General - Other: $208,000 ($22.39)
    Judicial and Legal Services: $152,000 ($16.36)
    Central Staff Services: $140,000 ($15.07)
    General Public Buildings: $29,000 ($3.12)
  • General - Interest on Debt: $283,000 ($30.46)
  • Other Capital Outlay - Fire Protection: $63,000 ($6.78)
    Police Protection: $47,000 ($5.06)
  • Total Salaries & Wages: $1,363,000 ($146.70)

Harahan government finances - Revenue in 2002 (per resident):

  • Charges - Solid Waste Management: $590,000 ($63.50)
    Sewerage: $373,000 ($40.15)
    Parks & Recreation: $66,000 ($7.10)
  • Federal Intergovernmental - General Support: $76,000 ($8.18)
  • Local Intergovernmental - General Support: $1,042,000 ($112.15)
  • Miscellaneous - General Revenue, NEC: $251,000 ($27.02)
    Interest Earnings: $33,000 ($3.55)
  • State Intergovernmental - General Support: $259,000 ($27.88)
    Highways: $176,000 ($18.94)
    All Other: $28,000 ($3.01)
  • Tax - Property: $714,000 ($76.85)
    Public Utilities: $427,000 ($45.96)
    NEC: $392,000 ($42.19)
    Alcoholic Beverage Sales: $16,000 ($1.72)

Harahan government finances - Debt in 2002 (per resident):

  • Long Term Debt Beginning Outstanding, NEC: $4,721,000 ($508.13)
  • Long Term Debt Outstanding - Full Faith & Credit - Other, NEC: $856,000 ($92.13)
  • Long Term Debt Outstanding Nonguaranteed - Other, NEC: $3,625,000 ($390.16)
  • Long Term Debt Retired Unspecified - Other, NEC: $240,000 ($25.83)

Harahan government finances - Cash and Securities in 2002 (per resident):

  • Bond Fund - Cash & Deposits: $145,000 ($15.61)
  • Other Funds - Cash & Deposits: $973,000 ($104.73)
  • Sinking Fund - Cash & Deposits: $288,000 ($31.00)

12.66% of this county's 2006 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2005 ($34,130 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

12.66%
Louisiana average:

8.89%

0.09% of residents moved from foreign countries ($115 average AGI)
Jefferson Parish:

0.09%
Louisiana average:

0.11%


Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2005 and 2006:
from Orleans Parish, LA  7.42% ($33,304 average AGI)
from St. Bernard Parish, LA  1.84% ($38,160)
from St. Tammany Parish, LA  0.36% ($39,228)


18.58% of this county's 2005 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2006 ($33,206 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

18.58%
Louisiana average:

13.45%

0.05% of residents moved to foreign countries ($96 average AGI)
Jefferson Parish:

0.05%
Louisiana average:

0.07%


Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2005 and 2006:
to Harris County, TX  2.23% ($26,150 average AGI)
to Orleans Parish, LA  1.10% ($28,500)
to St. Tammany Parish, LA  0.93% ($49,193)

Strongest AM radio stations in Harahan:

  • WWL (870 AM; 50 kW; NEW ORLEANS, LA; Owner: ENTERCOM NEW ORLEANS LICENSE, LLC)
  • WLNO (1060 AM; 50 kW; NEW ORLEANS, LA; Owner: COMMUNICOM CO. OF LOUISIANA, L.P.)
  • WVOG (600 AM; 1 kW; NEW ORLEANS, LA; Owner: F.W. ROBERT BROADCASTING CO., INC.)
  • WBYU (1450 AM; 1 kW; NEW ORLEANS, LA; Owner: ABC, INC.)
  • WYLD (940 AM; 10 kW; NEW ORLEANS, LA; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • WTIX (690 AM; 10 kW; NEW ORLEANS, LA; Owner: WTIX, INC.)
  • WSMB (1350 AM; 5 kW; NEW ORLEANS, LA; Owner: ENTERCOM NEW ORLEANS LICENSE, LLC)
  • WFNO (830 AM; 5 kW; NORCO, LA; Owner: WFNO, L.L.C.)
  • WODT (1280 AM; 5 kW; NEW ORLEANS, LA; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • WGSO (990 AM; 1 kW; NEW ORLEANS, LA; Owner: WGSO, L.L.C.)
  • WSHO (800 AM; 1 kW; NEW ORLEANS, LA; Owner: SHADOWLANDS COMMUNICATIONS, L.L.C.)
  • KGLA (1540 AM; daytime; 1 kW; GRETNA, LA; Owner: CROCODILE BROADCASTING CORP., INC.)
  • WBOK (1230 AM; 1 kW; NEW ORLEANS, LA; Owner: CHRISTIAN BROADCASTING CORPORATION)

Strongest FM radio stations in Harahan:

  • WQUE-FM (93.3 FM; NEW ORLEANS, LA; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • WYLD-FM (98.5 FM; NEW ORLEANS, LA; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • WLMG (101.9 FM; NEW ORLEANS, LA; Owner: ENTERCOM NEW ORLEANS LICENSE, LLC)
  • WEZB (97.1 FM; NEW ORLEANS, LA; Owner: ENTERCOM NEW ORLEANS LICENSE, LLC)
  • WTKL (95.7 FM; NEW ORLEANS, LA; Owner: ENTERCOM NEW ORLEANS LICENSE, LLC)
  • WWOZ (90.7 FM; NEW ORLEANS, LA; Owner: FRIENDS OF WWOZ, INC.)
  • WWNO (89.9 FM; NEW ORLEANS, LA; Owner: LOUISIANA STATE UNIV & A & M COLLEGE)
  • WNOE-FM (101.1 FM; NEW ORLEANS, LA; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • WRNO-FM (99.5 FM; NEW ORLEANS, LA; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • WKZN (105.3 FM; KENNER, LA; Owner: ENTERCOM NEW ORLEANS LICENSE, LLC)
  • KSTE-FM (104.1 FM; HOUMA, LA; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • WCKW-FM (92.3 FM; LAPLACE, LA; Owner: 222 CORPORATION)
  • WTUL (91.5 FM; NEW ORLEANS, LA; Owner: TULANE EDUCATIONAL FUND)
  • WBSN-FM (89.1 FM; NEW ORLEANS, LA; Owner: PROVIDENCE EDUCATIONAL FOUNDATION)
  • WRBH (88.3 FM; NEW ORLEANS, LA; Owner: RADIO FOR THE BLIND & HANDICAPPED, INC.)
  • KMEZ (102.9 FM; BELLE CHASSE, LA; Owner: CITADEL BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • KCIL (107.5 FM; HOUMA, LA; Owner: GUARANTY BROADCASTING COMPANY OF HOUMA, LLC)
  • KLRZ (100.3 FM; LAROSE, LA; Owner: COASTAL BROADCASTING OF LAROSE, INC.)
  • KKND (106.7 FM; PORT SULPHUR, LA; Owner: CITADEL BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • WTIX-FM (94.3 FM; GALLIANO, LA; Owner: FLEUR DE LIS BROADCASTING, INC.)

TV broadcast stations around Harahan:

  • WLPN-LP (Channel 61; NEW ORLEANS, LA; Owner: GLENN R. & KARIN A. PLUMMER)
  • WWL-TV (Channel 4; NEW ORLEANS, LA; Owner: WWL-TV, INC.)
  • KNOV-LP (Channel 57; NEW ORLEANS, LA; Owner: BEACH TV PROPERTIES, INC.)
  • WHNO (Channel 20; NEW ORLEANS, LA; Owner: LESEA BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • K66FW (Channel 14; NEW ORLEANS, LA; Owner: VENTANA TELEVISION, INC.)
  • WLAE-TV (Channel 32; NEW ORLEANS, LA; Owner: EDUCATIONAL BROADCASTING FOUNDATION, INC.)
  • WYES-TV (Channel 12; NEW ORLEANS, LA; Owner: GREATER NEW ORLEANS ED TV FOUNDATION)
  • WGNO (Channel 26; NEW ORLEANS, LA; Owner: TRIBUNE TELEVISION NEW ORLEANS, INC.)
  • WNOL-TV (Channel 38; NEW ORLEANS, LA; Owner: TRIBUNE TELEVISION NEW ORLEANS, INC.)
  • WBXN-CA (Channel 10; NEW ORLEANS, LA; Owner: THE BOX WORLDWIDE LLC)
  • WVUE (Channel 8; NEW ORLEANS, LA; Owner: EMMIS TELEIVISION LICENSE CORPORATION)
  • WDSU (Channel 6; NEW ORLEANS, LA; Owner: NEW ORLEANS HEARST-ARGYLE TELEVISION, INC.)
  • WPXL (Channel 49; NEW ORLEANS, LA; Owner: FLINN BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • K59DG (Channel 59; NEW ORLEANS, LA; Owner: TRINITY BROADCCASTING NETWORK)
  • WUPL (Channel 54; SLIDELL, LA; Owner: UPN TELEVISION STATIONS INC.)

Fatal road traffic accident statistics for 1975 - 2011 (per 100,000 population)

Harahan, Louisiana:
  • Fatal accident count: 11
  • Vehicles involved in fatal accidents: 13
  • Fatal accidents caused by drunken drivers: 2
  • Fatalities: 12
  • Persons involved in fatal accidents: 20
  • Pedestrians involved in fatal accidents: 1
Louisiana average:
  • Fatal accident count: 121
  • Vehicles involved in fatal accidents: 181
  • Fatal accidents caused by drunken drivers: 35
  • Fatalities: 132
  • Persons involved in fatal accidents: 316
  • Pedestrians involved in fatal accidents: 21

See more detailed statistics of Harahan fatal car crashes and road traffic accidents for 1975 - 2011 here


National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
Number of bridges: 4
Total length: 58 meters (190ft)
Total costs: $220,000
Total average daily traffic: 72,600
Total average daily truck traffic: 12,002
Total future (year 2032) average daily traffic: 123,420

FCC Registered Antenna Towers:

22 (See the full list of FCC Registered Antenna Towers in Harahan)

FCC Registered Commercial Land Mobile Towers:

1
  • 338 Edwards Avenue (Lat: 29.946667 Lon: -90.189167), Type: Tower, Structure height: 80 m, Overall height: 81 m, Call Sign: WQIG904
    Assigned Frequencies: 935.450 MHz, 937.900 MHz, 935.450 MHz, 937.900 MHz
    Grant Date: 07/26/2011, Expiration Date: 07/05/2021, Certifier: Leroy Kirchner
    Registrant: Lukas, Nace, Gutierrez & Sachs, 1650 Tysons Blvd, Mclean, VA 22102, Phone: (703) 584-8676, Fax: (703) 584-8695, Email:

FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers:

3
  • HARAHAN, General Car Foremans Office 2351 Hickory (Lat: 29.972139 Lon: -90.194528), Type: Gtower, Structure height: 30 m, Call Sign: KNEJ452, Licensee ID: L00013390
    Assigned Frequencies: 160.590 MHz, 161.340 MHz
    Grant Date: 11/07/2012, Expiration Date: 01/20/2023
    Registrant: Illinois Central Gulf Railroad Company, 17641 S Ashland Ave, Homewood, IL 60430, Phone: (708) 332-6739, Fax: (708) 332-6669, Email:
  • Lat: 29.956861 Lon: -90.207833, Call Sign: WQAX701
    Assigned Frequencies: 461.662 MHz, 461.862 MHz, 466.662 MHz, 466.862 MHz
    Grant Date: 08/24/2004, Expiration Date: 08/24/2014, Certifier: Roy Vortisch
    Registrant: Two-Way Communications Inc, 1704 Justin Rd, Metairie, LA 70001, Phone: (504) 835-7722, Fax: (504) 849-3211
  • 301 Plantation Rd (Lat: 29.949083 Lon: -90.176194), Call Sign: WQDY925
    Assigned Frequencies: 466.300 MHz, 466.475 MHz, 466.737 MHz, 467.375 MHz, 468.337 MHz
    Grant Date: 12/05/2005, Expiration Date: 12/05/2015, Certifier: Jill C Young
    Registrant: Two Way Communications Inc, 1704 Justin Rd, Metairie, LA 70001, Phone: (504) 585-9200, Fax: (504) 585-9211, Email:

FCC Registered Microwave Towers:

2 (See the full list of FCC Registered Microwave Towers in this town)

FCC Registered Maritime Coast & Aviation Ground Towers:

11 (See the full list of FCC Registered Maritime Coast & Aviation Ground Towers)

FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:

32 (See the full list of FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses in Harahan)

FAA Registered Aircraft:

11 (See the full list of FAA Registered Aircraft in Harahan)


Home Mortgage Disclosure Act Aggregated Statistics For Year 2009
(Based on 3 full tracts)
A) FHA, FSA/RHS & VA
Home Purchase Loans
B) Conventional
Home Purchase Loans
C) Refinancings
D) Home Improvement Loans
E) Loans on Dwellings For 5+ Families
F) Non-occupant Loans on
< 5 Family Dwellings (A B C & D)
G) Loans On Manufactured
Home Dwelling (A B C & D)
NumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage Value
LOANS ORIGINATED36$152,84045$165,490183$168,98017$50,3211$341,11014$103,1830$0
APPLICATIONS APPROVED, NOT ACCEPTED1$129,6205$230,76019$126,6022$245,0500$00$00$0
APPLICATIONS DENIED8$143,0005$153,07040$178,48719$50,8910$06$82,3571$146,190
APPLICATIONS WITHDRAWN5$165,79017$173,20939$171,8130$00$01$182,2500$0
FILES CLOSED FOR INCOMPLETENESS0$01$168,0009$199,2820$00$01$168,0000$0

Detailed HMDA statistics for the following Tracts: 0240.01 , 0240.02, 0241.00

Private Mortgage Insurance Companies Aggregated Statistics For Year 2009
(Based on 3 full tracts)
A) Conventional
Home Purchase Loans
B) Refinancings
C) Non-occupant Loans on
< 5 Family Dwellings (A & B)
NumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage Value
LOANS ORIGINATED8$192,6167$199,9261$203,000
APPLICATIONS APPROVED, NOT ACCEPTED1$133,5203$141,6430$0
APPLICATIONS DENIED0$02$268,0150$0
APPLICATIONS WITHDRAWN0$01$184,0000$0
FILES CLOSED FOR INCOMPLETENESS1$193,9500$00$0

Detailed PMIC statistics for the following Tracts: 0240.01 , 0240.02, 0241.00

Conventional Home Purchase Loans

Conventional Home Purchase Loans - Value

2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System Incidents:

  • Fire: 29
  • Hazardous Condition: 26
  • Good Intent Call: 1

Incident types - Harahan


See full 2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System statistics for Harahan, LA
Businesses in Harahan, LA
NameCountNameCount
AT&T2Papa John's Pizza1
Ashley Furniture1Penske1
Baskin-Robbins1Pier 1 Imports1
DHL1Popeyes2
DressBarn1Quiznos1
FedEx9RadioShack1
GNC1Rite Aid1
Home Depot1Rue211
Jones New York1Sprint Nextel2
Marriott1Starbucks1
MasterBrand Cabinets6T-Mobile3
Maurices1U-Haul1
Men's Wearhouse1UPS1
OfficeMax1Verizon Wireless2
Old Navy1Walmart1
Browse common businesses in Harahan, LA

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Top Patent Applicants
Top Patent Applicants
  • Gilbert J. Maclachlan (10)
  • Daniel Brian Tan (10)
  • Greg Tan (4)
  • Angela L. Marshall (3)
  • Vincent A. Molino (2)
  • George Mahl, Iii (2)
  • Rosalynn Gill (1)
  • Gibert J. Maclachlan (1)
  • James Davis (1)
  • Paul E. St. Pierre (1)

Total of 43 patent applications in 2008-2014.

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