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Population in 2010: 20,348.
Population change since 2000: -8.4%
Males: 10,032  (49.3%)
Females: 10,316  (50.7%)
Median resident age:

37.9 years
Louisiana median age:

36.8 years

Zip codes: 70058.

Estimated median household income in 2017: $40,561 (it was $30,010 in 2000)
Harvey:

$40,561
LA:

$46,145

Estimated per capita income in 2017: $22,967 (it was $14,885 in 2000)

Harvey CDP income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2017: $141,101 (it was $85,100 in 2000)
Harvey:

$141,101
LA:

$162,500

Mean prices in 2017: all housing units: $185,928; detached houses: $193,424; townhouses or other attached units: $117,465; in 2-unit structures: $313,746; in 5-or-more-unit structures: $65,081; mobile homes: $74,208

Median gross rent in 2017: $948.

March 2019 cost of living index in Harvey: 95.7 (near average, U.S. average is 100)
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2017: 20.2%
(11.8% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 24.5% for Black residents, 28.5% for Hispanic or Latino residents, 32.2% for other race residents, 2.8% for two or more races residents)
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  • Races in Harvey, LA (2017)
    • 9,16144.9%Black alone
    • 7,16735.1%White alone
    • 2,89514.2%Hispanic
    • 1,1605.7%Asian alone
    • 1380.7%Two or more races
    • 530.3%Other race alone
    • 20.01%American Indian alone

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



According to our research of Louisiana and other state lists, there were 80 registered sex offenders living in Harvey, Louisiana as of July 09, 2020.
The ratio of all residents to sex offenders in Harvey is 252 to 1.


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Ancestries: French (14.6%), Italian (3.6%), American (2.0%).

Current Local Time: CST time zone

Elevation: 4 feet

Land area: 6.68 square miles.

Population density: 3,048 people per square mile   (average).

Harvey, Louisiana map

2,630 residents are foreign born (8.2% Latin America, 4.0% Asia).

This place:

12.9%
Louisiana:

4.2%

Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2017: $639 (0.5%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2017: $497 (0.4%)

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: New Orleans, LA (5.7 miles , pop. 484,674).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Houston, TX (319.0 miles , pop. 1,953,631).

Nearest cities:

Gretna, LA (1.4 miles ),
Woodmere, LA (1.5 miles ),
Marrero, LA (1.6 miles ),
Timberlane, LA (1.6 miles ),
Terrytown, LA (1.6 miles ),
Estelle, LA (2.0 miles ),
Westwego, LA (2.1 miles ),
Belle Chasse, LA (2.2 miles )

Latitude: 29.89 N, Longitude: 90.07 W

Daytime population change due to commuting: +3,218 (+15.8%)
Workers who live and work in this place: 1,857 (20.3%)

Distribution of median household income in Harvey, LA in 2017
Distribution of house value in Harvey, LA in 2017
Harvey satellite photo by USGS
Unemployment in March 2019:
Here:

3.4%
Louisiana:

3.8%
Historical population in Harvey, LA
Historical housing units in Harvey, LA
Most common industries in Harvey, LA (%)
Both Males Females
Most common industries in 2000
  • Health care (9.2%)
  • Accommodation & food services (8.8%)
  • Educational services (8.2%)
  • Construction (6.8%)
  • Public administration (6.6%)
  • Transportation equipment (4.7%)
  • Professional, scientific, technical services (4.6%)
Most common industries for males in 2000
  • Construction (11.4%)
  • Transportation equipment (8.1%)
  • Public administration (6.8%)
  • Accommodation & food services (6.7%)
  • Repair & maintenance (5.4%)
  • Educational services (4.3%)
  • Administrative & support & waste management services (4.1%)
Most common industries for females in 2000
  • Health care (15.9%)
  • Educational services (12.3%)
  • Accommodation & food services (11.0%)
  • Public administration (6.4%)
  • Professional, scientific, technical services (5.1%)
  • Administrative & support & waste management services (4.0%)
  • Motor vehicle & parts dealers (3.7%)
Most common occupations in Harvey, LA (%)
Both Males Females
Most common occupations in 2000
  • Secretaries and administrative assistants (3.9%)
  • Material recording, scheduling, dispatching, and distributing workers (3.7%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (3.6%)
  • Other sales and related occupations, including supervisors (3.4%)
  • Other office and administrative support workers, including supervisors (3.2%)
  • Cooks and food preparation workers (2.8%)
  • Other management occupations, except farmers and farm managers (2.7%)
Most common occupations for males in 2000
  • Material recording, scheduling, dispatching, and distributing workers (5.1%)
  • Metal workers and plastic workers (5.0%)
  • Other production occupations, including supervisors (4.0%)
  • Laborers and material movers, hand (4.0%)
  • Electrical equipment mechanics and other installation, maintenance, and repair workers, including supervisors (4.0%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (4.0%)
  • Driver/sales workers and truck drivers (3.8%)
Most common occupations for females in 2000
  • Secretaries and administrative assistants (7.8%)
  • Other office and administrative support workers, including supervisors (5.5%)
  • Cashiers (5.0%)
  • Bookkeeping, accounting, and auditing clerks (4.6%)
  • Information and record clerks, except customer service representatives (4.3%)
  • Cooks and food preparation workers (3.8%)
  • Preschool, kindergarten, elementary, and middle school teachers (3.7%)

Average climate in Harvey, Louisiana

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

Harvey, Louisiana average temperatures Harvey, Louisiana average precipitation Harvey, Louisiana humidity Harvey, Louisiana wind speed Harvey, Louisiana snowfall Harvey, Louisiana sunshine Harvey, Louisiana clear and cloudy days

Harvey, Louisiana environmental map by EPA

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Air pollution and air quality trends
(lower is better)
AQI CO NO2 SO2 Ozone PM10 PM2.5 Pb
Air Quality Index

Air Quality Index (AQI) level in 2018 was 74.7. This is about average.

City:

74.7
U.S.:

74.2
Carbon Monoxide Level

Carbon Monoxide (CO) [ppm] level in 2005 was 0.575. This is significantly worse than average. Closest monitor was 7.3 miles away from the city center.

City:

0.575
U.S.:

0.267
Nitrogen Dioxide Level

Nitrogen Dioxide (NO2) [ppb] level in 2018 was 5.51. This is about average. Closest monitor was 1.1 miles away from the city center.

City:

5.51
U.S.:

5.56
Sulfur Dioxide Level

Sulfur Dioxide (SO2) [ppb] level in 2018 was 1.12. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 1.1 miles away from the city center.

City:

1.12
U.S.:

1.79
Ozone Level

Ozone [ppb] level in 2018 was 27.9. This is about average. Closest monitor was 2.5 miles away from the city center.

City:

27.9
U.S.:

33.3
Particulate Matter Level

Particulate Matter (PM10) [µg/m3] level in 2018 was 19.6. This is about average. Closest monitor was 5.5 miles away from the city center.

City:

19.6
U.S.:

19.6
Particulate Matter Level

Particulate Matter (PM2.5) [µg/m3] level in 2018 was 9.63. This is about average. Closest monitor was 5.0 miles away from the city center.

City:

9.63
U.S.:

8.46
Lead Level

Tornado activity:

Harvey-area historical tornado activity is slightly below Louisiana state average. It is 17% greater than the overall U.S. average.

On 12/6/1983, a category F4 (max. wind speeds 207-260 mph) tornado 24.7 miles away from the Harvey place center injured 25 people and caused between $5,000,000 and $50,000,000 in damages.

On 10/3/1964, a category F4 tornado 27.0 miles away from the place center killed 22 people and injured 165 people and caused between $500,000 and $5,000,000 in damages.

Earthquake activity:

Harvey-area historical earthquake activity is below Louisiana state average. It is 93% smaller than the overall U.S. average.

On 2/10/2006 at 04:14:22, a magnitude 5.3 (4.2 MB, 5.3 MS, Depth: 3.1 mi, Class: Moderate, Intensity: VI - VII) earthquake occurred 143.0 miles away from Harvey center
On 9/10/2006 at 14:56:08, a magnitude 5.9 (5.9 MB, 5.5 MS, 5.8 MW, Depth: 8.7 mi) earthquake occurred 327.8 miles away from Harvey center
On 10/24/1997 at 08:35:17, a magnitude 4.9 (4.8 MB, 4.2 MS, 4.9 LG, Depth: 6.2 mi, Class: Light, Intensity: IV - V) earthquake occurred 187.2 miles away from the city center
On 12/9/2000 at 06:46:09, a magnitude 4.3 (4.2 MB, 4.3 MS, Depth: 6.2 mi) earthquake occurred 129.1 miles away from the city center
On 6/30/1994 at 01:08:24, a magnitude 4.2 (4.2 MB, Depth: 6.2 mi) earthquake occurred 137.1 miles away from the city center
On 1/18/1999 at 07:00:53, a magnitude 4.8 (4.8 MB, 4.0 LG, Depth: 0.6 mi) earthquake occurred 294.1 miles away from the city center
Magnitude types: regional Lg-wave magnitude (LG), body-wave magnitude (MB), surface-wave magnitude (MS), moment magnitude (MW)

Natural disasters:

The number of natural disasters in Jefferson Parish (27) is a lot greater than the US average (13).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 22
Emergencies Declared: 5

Causes of natural disasters: Hurricanes: 14, Floods: 6, Storms: 6, Tropical Storms: 6, Heavy Rain: 1, Tornado: 1, Other: 1 (Note: some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Harvey topographic map

Main business address for: SUPERIOR ENERGY SERVICES INC (OIL, GAS FIELD SERVICES, NBC).

Hospitals in Harvey:

  • AIRLIE GROUP HOME (12 AIRLIE STREET)
  • ANGUS COMMUNITY HOME (1404 ANGUS DRIVE)
  • BARBWOOD COMMUNITY HOME (3116 BARBWOOD DRIVE)
  • LAC ST PIERRE COMMUNITY HOME (4215 LAC ST PIERRE)
  • LIRO COMMUNITY HOME (3732 LIR0 LANE)
  • LOCHLOMAND GROUP HOME (1207 LOCHLOMAND)
  • VIOLA COMMUNITY HOME (2316 LITCHWOOD LANE)
  • WEST HARVEY GROUP HOME (1002 ORANGE BLOSSOM LANE)
  • WESTMERE COMMUNITY HOME (2317 WESTMERE)

Nursing Homes in Harvey:

  • MAISON DE'VILLE NURSING HOME OF HARVEY (2233 EIGHTH STREET)
  • WEST JEFFERSON HEALTH CARE CENTER (1020 MANHATTAN BLVD)

Dialysis Facilities in Harvey:

  • DAVITA - MARRERO DIALYSIS CENTER (1908 JUTLAND DR)

Home Health Centers in Harvey:

  • ALLIED HOME HEALTH CARE INC (3714 WESTBANK EXPRESSWAY STE 6)
  • SOUTHERN QUALITY HOME HEALTH, (2701 MANHATTAN BLVD, #18)

Heliports located in Harvey:

Amtrak station near Harvey:

  • 4 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.

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Harvey:

  • Loyola University New Orleans (about 5 miles; New Orleans, LA; Full-time enrollment: 3,912)
  • Tulane University of Louisiana (about 5 miles; New Orleans, LA; FT enrollment: 11,089)
  • Xavier University of Louisiana (about 6 miles; New Orleans, LA; FT enrollment: 2,492)
  • Delgado Community College (about 7 miles; New Orleans, LA; FT enrollment: 12,843)
  • University of New Orleans (about 10 miles; New Orleans, LA; FT enrollment: 8,201)
  • Nicholls State University (about 45 miles; Thibodaux, LA; FT enrollment: 5,997)
  • Southeastern Louisiana University (about 50 miles; Hammond, LA; FT enrollment: 12,713)

Public high schools in Harvey:

  • WEST JEFFERSON HIGH SCHOOL (Students: 1,263, Location: 2200 EIGHTH STREET, Grades: 9-12)
  • HELEN COX HIGH SCHOOL (Students: 971, Location: 2200 LAPALCO BOULEVARD, Grades: 9-12)
  • JEFFERSON CHAMBER FOUNDATION ACADEMY (Location: 475 MANHATTAN BOULEVARD, Grades: 8-12, Charter school)

Private high school in Harvey:

  • KNIGHTS ACADEMY & HIGH SCHOOL (Students: 62, Location: 2059 BONN ST, Grades: 3-12)

Public elementary/middle schools in Harvey:

Private elementary/middle school in Harvey:

  • ST ROSALIE ELEMENTARY SCHOOL (Students: 733, Location: 617 2ND AVE, Grades: PK-8)
See full list of schools located in Harvey

Points of interest:

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Notable locations in Harvey: Harvey Wastewater Treatment Plant (A), Jefferson Parish West Bank Office (B), Jefferson Parish Library Jane O Chatelain West Bank Regional Branch (C), Jefferson Parish Sheriff's Office (D), Maison De Ville Nursing Home of Harvey (E), Harvey Volunteer Fire Company (F), Creative Kids Care Day Care Center (G), Noahs Ark Child Care Center (H), Rivarde Juvenile Detention Center (I), Marrero - Harvey Volunteer Fire Department (J), Jefferson Central Office (K), West Jefferson Health Care Center (L). Display/hide their locations on the map

Shopping Centers: Manhattan Plaza Shopping Center (1), Manhattan Square Shopping Center (2), Manhattan Place Shopping Center (3). Display/hide their locations on the map

Main business address in Harvey: SUPERIOR ENERGY SERVICES INC (A). Display/hide its location on the map

Churches in Harvey include: New Bethel Baptist Church (A), Infant Jesus of Prague Church (B), Harvest Time Fellowship Church (C), Church of Abundant Life (D), Faith Presbyterian Church (E), Fair Haven Church of God In Christ (F), Cornerstone Full Gospel Church (G), Manhattan Church (H), Holy Hill Baptist Church (I). Display/hide their locations on the map

Cemetery: Evening Star Cemetery (1). Display/hide its location on the map

Parks in Harvey include: Martin Luther King Junior Park (1), Harvey Park (2), Woodlawn West Park (3). Display/hide their locations on the map

Tourist attractions: B & L Amusement CO (Amusement & Theme Parks; 3714 Westbank Expressway), Fastravel Services (Tours & Charters; 2066 Woodmere Boulevard).

Hotels: Days Inn & Suites (3750 Westbank Expressway), Holiday Inn Express Harvey (2433 Manhattan Boulevard), New Orleans Westbank Travelodge Hotel (2200 Westbank Expy), Best Western Westbank (1700 Lapalco Boulevard), Days Inn (3750 Westbank Expressway).

Court: Jefferson Parish - District Attorney- Juvenile Court- Child Support Enforcement Divi (1546 Gretna Boulevard).

Birthplace of: Greg Brooks - 2005 NFL player (Cincinnati Bengals, born: Dec 16, 1980), Greg Monroe - Basketball player, Larry Foster - Football player.

Jefferson Parish has a predicted average indoor radon screening level less than 2 pCi/L (pico curies per liter) - Low Potential

Drinking water stations with addresses in Harvey and their reported violations in the past:

CHAHTA MOBILE HOME PARK (Address: 10 Tunica Ct. , Population served: 180, Groundwater):
Past monitoring violations:
  • Failure Submit IDSE/Subpart V Plan Rpt - In JAN-01-2013, Contaminant: DBP STAGE 2. Follow-up actions: St Violation/Reminder Notice (FEB-21-2014), St Compliance achieved (MAR-27-2014)
  • Monitoring and Reporting (DBP) - Between JAN-2013 and AUG-2013, Contaminant: Total Haloacetic Acids (HAA5). Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (OCT-30-2013), St Violation/Reminder Notice (OCT-30-2013), St Public Notif received (DEC-26-2013)
  • Monitoring and Reporting (DBP) - Between JAN-2013 and AUG-2013, Contaminant: TTHM. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (OCT-30-2013), St Violation/Reminder Notice (OCT-30-2013), St Public Notif received (DEC-26-2013)
  • Monitoring, Source Water (GWR) - In JUL-01-2010, Contaminant: E. COLI. Follow-up actions: St Compliance achieved (2 times from AUG-24-2010 to SEP-22-2010)
  • Monitoring, Repeat Major (TCR) - In JUL-2010, Contaminant: Coliform (TCR). Follow-up actions: St Violation/Reminder Notice (AUG-12-2010), St Public Notif requested (AUG-12-2010)
  • 3 routine major monitoring violations
  • One regular monitoring violation
Average household size:
This place:

2.7 people
Louisiana:

2.5 people

Percentage of family households:
This place:

68.4%
Whole state:

67.1%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This place:

8.4%
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: 0.3% of all households

People in group quarters in Harvey in 2010:

  • 157 people in nursing facilities/skilled-nursing facilities
  • 13 people in group homes intended for adults
  • 7 people in emergency and transitional shelters (with sleeping facilities) for people experiencing homelessness
  • 2 people in other noninstitutional facilities

People in group quarters in Harvey in 2000:

  • 150 people in nursing homes
  • 58 people in other nonhousehold living situations
  • 29 people in homes for the mentally retarded
  • 23 people in other workers' dormitories
  • 15 people in other group homes
  • 6 people in religious group quarters

Banks with most branches in Harvey (2011 data):

  • Iberiabank: Lapalco Branch at 3900 Lapalco Blvd., branch established on 2008/04/15; Manhattan Branch at 2439 Manhattan Boulevard, branch established on 2002/08/05. 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: Manhattan Branch at 1901 Manhattan Boulevard, branch established on 2011/01/24. 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
  • JPMorgan Chase Bank, National Association: Manhattan Boulevard Branch at 2340 Manhattan Boulevard, branch established on 1989/06/05. 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: Manhattan Branch at 2412 Manhattan Blvd & Central Blvd, branch established on 1999/10/05. 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
  • Home Bank: Guaranty Savings Bank at 1800 Manhattan Blvd, branch established on 2007/08/01. Info updated 2011/07/21: Bank assets: $953.5 mil, Deposits: $732.8 mil, headquarters in Lafayette, LA, positive income, Commercial Lending Specialization, 23 total offices
  • First Bank and Trust: Manhattan Branch at 2800 Manhattan Boulevard, Suite C, branch established on 1999/04/26. 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
  • Gulf Coast Bank and Trust Company: Gulf Coast Bank & Trust Manhattan Bo at 1901 Manhattan Boulevard, branch established on 2011/09/01. Info updated 2006/11/03: Bank assets: $881.1 mil, Deposits: $740.2 mil, headquarters in New Orleans, LA, positive income, Commercial Lending Specialization, 21 total offices
  • Regions Bank: Lapalco Branch at 1536 Lapalco Boulevard, branch established on 1882/01/01. Info updated 2011/02/24: Bank assets: $123,368.2 mil, Deposits: $98,301.3 mil, headquarters in Birmingham, AL, positive income, Commercial Lending Specialization, 1778 total offices, Holding Company: Regions Financial Corporation
  • Mississippi River Bank: Harvey Branch at 1440 Lapalco Boulevard, branch established on 1992/03/10. Info updated 2008/04/02: Bank assets: $157.5 mil, Deposits: $134.3 mil, headquarters in Belle Chasse, LA, positive income, Commercial Lending Specialization, 3 total offices
  • 2 other banks with 2 local branches

For population 15 years and over in Harvey:

Marital status in Harvey, LA
  • Never married: 37.3%
  • Now married: 44.5%
  • Separated: 2.2%
  • Widowed: 5.5%
  • Divorced: 10.5%

For population 25 years and over in Harvey:

  • High school or higher: 76.7%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 16.2%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 4.4%
  • Unemployed: 9.2%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 26.9 minutes
Educational Attainment in 2017
School Enrollment by Level of School in 2017
Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

13.0
Louisiana average:

11.7

Travel time (in minutes) to work in 2017
Means of transportation to work in 2017 - Harvey
Presidential Elections Results

Graphs represent county-level data. Detailed 2008 Election Results

Religion statistics for Harvey, LA (based on Jefferson Parish data)

Religions Adherents in 2010
Religions Adherents - Change between 2000 and 2010
ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Catholic148,82743
Evangelical Protestant57,266160
Mainline Protestant9,90830
Other9,66623
Black Protestant7,39432
Orthodox3001
None199,191-
Source: Clifford Grammich, Kirk Hadaway, Richard Houseal, Dale E.Jones, Alexei Krindatch, Richie Stanley and Richard H.Taylor. 2012. 2010 U.S.Religion Census: Religious Congregations & Membership Study. Association of Statisticians of American Religious Bodies. Jones, Dale E., et al. 2002. Congregations and Membership in the United States 2000. Nashville, TN: Glenmary Research Center. Graphs represent county-level data

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
This county:

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.
State:

4.49 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 334
This county:

7.59 / 10,000 pop.
State:

5.92 / 10,000 pop.
Adult diabetes rate:
Jefferson Parish:

11.2%
State:

10.9%
Adult obesity rate:
This county:

28.3%
Louisiana:

29.2%
Low-income preschool obesity rate:
This county:

14.5%
Louisiana:

13.7%

Health and Nutrition:

Healthy diet rate:
Harvey:

49.0%
Louisiana:

49.5%

Average overall health of teeth and gums:
Harvey:

46.1%
Louisiana:

46.6%

Average BMI:
This city:

29.1
Louisiana:

29.1

People feeling badly about themselves:
This city:

20.4%
State:

20.4%

People not drinking alcohol at all:
Harvey:

11.9%
Louisiana:

11.3%

Average hours sleeping at night:
Harvey:

6.7
Louisiana:

6.8

Overweight people:
This city:

34.1%
Louisiana:

34.4%

General health condition:
This city:

55.1%
Louisiana:

55.8%

Average condition of hearing:
Here:

81.3%
State:

80.3%

More about Health and Nutrition of Harvey, LA Residents

6.08% of this county's 2016 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2015 ($48,755 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

6.08%
Louisiana average:

6.26%

0.15% of residents moved from foreign countries ($1,300 average AGI)
Jefferson Parish:

0.15%
Louisiana average:

0.05%

Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2015 and 2016:
from Orleans Parish, LA  2.12% ($44,136 average AGI)
from St. Tammany Parish, LA  0.29% ($46,358)
from St. Charles Parish, LA  0.24% ($49,246)


6.33% of this county's 2015 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2016 ($49,413 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

6.33%
Louisiana average:

6.56%

0.03% of residents moved to foreign countries ($259 average AGI)
Jefferson Parish:

0.03%
Louisiana average:

0.05%

Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2015 and 2016:
to Orleans Parish, LA  1.84% ($46,291 average AGI)
to St. Tammany Parish, LA  0.59% ($61,399)
to St. Charles Parish, LA  0.30% ($49,038)
Businesses in Harvey, LA
NameCountNameCount
AT&T2New Balance1
AutoZone1Nike4
Barnes & Noble1Nissan1
Bed Bath & Beyond1Office Depot1
Best Western1Papa John's Pizza1
Blockbuster1Payless1
Burger King3Penske1
Burlington Coat Factory1PetSmart1
CVS1Pier 1 Imports1
Catherines1Popeyes1
Chevrolet1Quiznos1
Circle K2RadioShack1
Comfort Suites1Rue211
Curves1SONIC Drive-In1
Decora Cabinetry1Sam's Club1
Domino's Pizza1Shoe Carnival1
FedEx4Sprint Nextel1
Ford1Starbucks1
GameStop2Subway3
H&R Block4T-Mobile3
Holiday Inn1T.G.I. Driday's1
Honda1Taco Bell1
IHOP1Target1
Jones New York1The Athlete's Foot1
KFC1Tire Kingdom1
Lane Bryant1Toyota1
Little Caesars Pizza1Travelodge1
Long John Silver's1U-Haul1
Lowe's1UPS5
Marshalls1Verizon Wireless1
MasterBrand Cabinets8Volkswagen1
Mazda1Walgreens2
McDonald's2Walmart2
Men's Wearhouse1Wendy's1

Strongest AM radio stations in Harvey:

  • WLNO (1060 AM; 50 kW; NEW ORLEANS, LA; Owner: COMMUNICOM CO. OF LOUISIANA, L.P.)
  • WWL (870 AM; 50 kW; NEW ORLEANS, LA; Owner: ENTERCOM NEW ORLEANS LICENSE, LLC)
  • KGLA (1540 AM; daytime; 1 kW; GRETNA, LA; Owner: CROCODILE BROADCASTING CORP., INC.)
  • WYLD (940 AM; 10 kW; NEW ORLEANS, LA; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • WSMB (1350 AM; 5 kW; NEW ORLEANS, LA; Owner: ENTERCOM NEW ORLEANS LICENSE, LLC)
  • KKNO (750 AM; daytime; 0 kW; GRETNA, LA; Owner: ROBERT C. BLAKES ENTERPRISES, INC.)
  • WODT (1280 AM; 5 kW; NEW ORLEANS, LA; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • WTIX (690 AM; 10 kW; NEW ORLEANS, LA; Owner: WTIX, INC.)
  • WSHO (800 AM; 1 kW; NEW ORLEANS, LA; Owner: SHADOWLANDS COMMUNICATIONS, L.L.C.)
  • WGSO (990 AM; 1 kW; NEW ORLEANS, LA; Owner: WGSO, L.L.C.)
  • WVOG (600 AM; 1 kW; NEW ORLEANS, LA; Owner: F.W. ROBERT BROADCASTING CO., INC.)
  • WBOK (1230 AM; 1 kW; NEW ORLEANS, LA; Owner: CHRISTIAN BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • WBYU (1450 AM; 1 kW; NEW ORLEANS, LA; Owner: ABC, INC.)

Strongest FM radio stations in Harvey:

  • 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)
  • WWNO (89.9 FM; NEW ORLEANS, LA; Owner: LOUISIANA STATE UNIV & A & M COLLEGE)
  • WQUE-FM (93.3 FM; NEW ORLEANS, LA; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • WWOZ (90.7 FM; NEW ORLEANS, LA; Owner: FRIENDS OF WWOZ, INC.)
  • 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)
  • 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)
  • WTUL (91.5 FM; NEW ORLEANS, LA; Owner: TULANE EDUCATIONAL FUND)
  • KKND (106.7 FM; PORT SULPHUR, LA; Owner: CITADEL BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • KSTE-FM (104.1 FM; HOUMA, LA; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • WCKW-FM (92.3 FM; LAPLACE, LA; Owner: 222 CORPORATION)
  • KCIL (107.5 FM; HOUMA, LA; Owner: GUARANTY BROADCASTING COMPANY OF HOUMA, LLC)
  • WTIX-FM (94.3 FM; GALLIANO, LA; Owner: FLEUR DE LIS BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • KLRZ (100.3 FM; LAROSE, LA; Owner: COASTAL BROADCASTING OF LAROSE, INC.)

TV broadcast stations around Harvey:

  • WWL-TV (Channel 4; NEW ORLEANS, LA; Owner: WWL-TV, INC.)
  • WHNO (Channel 20; NEW ORLEANS, LA; Owner: LESEA BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • K66FW (Channel 14; NEW ORLEANS, LA; Owner: VENTANA TELEVISION, INC.)
  • WLPN-LP (Channel 61; NEW ORLEANS, LA; Owner: GLENN R. & KARIN A. PLUMMER)
  • K59DG (Channel 59; NEW ORLEANS, LA; Owner: TRINITY BROADCCASTING NETWORK)
  • KNOV-LP (Channel 57; NEW ORLEANS, LA; Owner: BEACH TV PROPERTIES, INC.)
  • WYES-TV (Channel 12; NEW ORLEANS, LA; Owner: GREATER NEW ORLEANS ED TV FOUNDATION)
  • 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.)
  • WLAE-TV (Channel 32; NEW ORLEANS, LA; Owner: EDUCATIONAL BROADCASTING FOUNDATION, INC.)
  • 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.)
  • WPXL (Channel 49; NEW ORLEANS, LA; Owner: FLINN BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • WUPL (Channel 54; SLIDELL, LA; Owner: UPN TELEVISION STATIONS INC.)
Fatal accident count
See more detailed statistics of Harvey fatal car crashes and road traffic accidents for 1975 - 2017 here
  • National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
  • 41Number of bridges
  • 367ft / 112mTotal length
  • $447,000Total costs
  • 301,950Total average daily traffic
  • 229,415Total future (year 2036) average daily traffic
New bridges in Harvey, LA - historical statistics
  • New bridges - historical statistics
  • 61960-1969
  • 51970-1979
  • 51980-1989
  • 21990-1999
See full National Bridge Inventory statistics for Harvey, LA
Home Mortgage Disclosure Act Aggregated Statistics For Year 2009
(Based on 5 full and 2 partial 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 ORIGINATED56$146,33440$115,521155$136,80920$20,9861$350,00030$105,8850$0
APPLICATIONS APPROVED, NOT ACCEPTED3$167,6534$89,72530$118,5925$67,0560$04$87,8251$52,000
APPLICATIONS DENIED15$146,47017$136,594125$125,93134$46,7191$170,00018$99,8543$66,000
APPLICATIONS WITHDRAWN7$143,4336$93,36340$150,9395$65,8600$04$117,8200$0
FILES CLOSED FOR INCOMPLETENESS1$119,7201$139,65016$148,8913$115,1100$01$47,1500$0

Detailed HMDA statistics for the following Tracts: 0260.00 , 0261.00, 0262.00, 0263.00, 0278.03, 0278.04, 0278.05

Private Mortgage Insurance Companies Aggregated Statistics For Year 2009
(Based on 3 full and 2 partial tracts)
A) Conventional
Home Purchase Loans
B) Refinancings
NumberAverage ValueNumberAverage Value
LOANS ORIGINATED5$164,7984$152,520
APPLICATIONS APPROVED, NOT ACCEPTED2$86,8402$178,775
APPLICATIONS DENIED3$157,9433$167,713
APPLICATIONS WITHDRAWN0$01$188,800
FILES CLOSED FOR INCOMPLETENESS0$01$134,900

Detailed PMIC statistics for the following Tracts: 0260.00 , 0261.00, 0262.00, 0263.00, 0278.03, 0278.04, 0278.05

Conventional Home Purchase Loans in Harvey, LA
Conventional Home Purchase Loans in Harvey, LA - Value

2002 - 2018 National Fire Incident Reporting System (NFIRS) incidents

    Fire incident distribution by year Based on the data from the years 2002 - 2018 the average number of fires per year is 126. The highest number of reported fire incidents - 199 took place in 2010, and the least - 7 in 2008. The data has a growing trend.
    Fire incident types in Harvey, LA When looking into fire subcategories, the most reports belonged to: Structure Fires (52.7%), and Outside Fires (25.5%).

    • Fire incident types reported to NFIRS in Harvey, LA
    • 1,13152.7%Structure Fires
    • 54725.5%Outside Fires
    • 45321.1%Mobile Property/Vehicle Fires
    • 150.7%Other
See full National Fire Incident Reporting System statistics for Harvey, LA

Fire-safe hotels and motels in Harvey, Louisiana:

  • Sun Suites Of New Orleans-Harvey, 1101 Manhattan Blvd, Harvey, Louisiana 70058 , Phone: (504) 365-9676, Fax: (504) 365-9691
  • Best Western Westbank, 1700 Lapalco Blvd, Harvey, Louisiana 70058 , Phone: (504) 366-5369, Fax: (504) 262-0949
  • Holiday Inn Express - Harvey, 2933 Manhatton Blvd, Harvey, Louisiana 70058 , Phone: (504) 366-5055, Fax: (504) 366-5018
  • Comfort Suites, 1611 Elton Court Rd, Harvey, Louisiana 70058 , Phone: (504) 361-9110, Fax: (504) 361-9148
  • Hampton Inn & Suites, 1651 5th St, Harvey, Louisiana 70058 , Phone: (504) 371-6666
  • TownePlace Suites by Marriott New Orleans Harvey/West Bank, 1800 Central Blvd, Harvey, Louisiana 70058 , Phone: (504) 495-1144, Fax: (504) 495-1308
All 6 fire-safe hotels and motels in Harvey, Louisiana
Most common first names in Harvey, LA among deceased individuals
NameCountLived (average)
John11469.1 years
Joseph10969.8 years
Mary9775.4 years
James8367.9 years
Charles7167.9 years
Robert5963.3 years
William5466.2 years
George4670.9 years
Henry4273.9 years
Willie4168.6 years
Most common last names in Harvey, LA among deceased individuals
Last nameCountLived (average)
Williams6372.2 years
Johnson5570.6 years
Brown5066.0 years
Smith4769.0 years
Adams3571.7 years
Davis3367.5 years
Jones3369.1 years
Landry3272.4 years
Boudreaux3073.7 years
Jackson2767.1 years
Houses and condos Apartments
Most commonly used house heating fuel in houses and condos in Harvey, LA
  • 56.0%Electricity
  • 41.8%Utility gas
  • 1.1%Other fuel
  • 0.7%Bottled, tank, or LP gas
  • 0.3%No fuel used
Most commonly used house heating fuel in apartments in Harvey, LA
  • 86.7%Electricity
  • 11.4%Utility gas
  • 1.2%No fuel used
  • 0.5%Bottled, tank, or LP gas
  • 0.2%Solar energy


Harvey compared to Louisiana state average:

  • Unemployed percentage below state average.
  • Hispanic race population percentage above state average.
  • Foreign-born population percentage significantly above state average.

Harvey on our top lists:

  • #37 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of males in occupations: construction and extraction occupations (population 5,000+)"
  • #65 on the list of "Top 101 cities with the most residents born in Honduras (population 500+)"
  • #93 on the list of "Top 101 cities with the most residents born in Vietnam (population 500+)"
  • #99 on the list of "Top 101 cities with the most recent year of entry for the foreign-born population (2,000+ people)+"
  • #25 (70058) on the list of "Top 101 zip codes with the largest percentage of French first ancestries (pop 5,000+)"
  • #46 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the lowest percentage of residents that drank alcohol in the past 30 days"
  • #49 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the largest decrease in the number of infant deaths per 1000 residents 2000-2006 to 2007-2013 (pop. 50,000+)"
  • #50 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the largest increase in the number of births per 1000 residents 2000-2006 to 2007-2013 (pop 50,000+)"
  • #64 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the highest number of infant deaths per 1000 residents 2007-2013 (pop. 50,000+)"
  • #68 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the highest surface withdrawal of fresh water for public supply (pop. 50,000+)"
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