Harvey Information

Harvey Information

Travel info, sports, demographic data, and general statistics about the city of Harvey, LA

General Harvey Information

State: Louisiana

County: Jefferson Parish

Close cities: Belle Chasse, LA, Marrero, LA, Westwego, LA, New Orleans, LA, Arabi, LA, Gretna, LA, Bridge City, LA, Timberlane, LA, Terrytown, LA, Estelle, LA, Woodmere, LA

Harvey Population (census data)
Total 20,701
Male 9,894 (47.8%)
Female 10,807 (52.2%)

Population Density: 3,101 people per sq. mile

Cost of Living Index: 86.4 (US Avg is 100)

Harvey Elevation: 4 feet above sea level

Land Area: 6.68 square miles

Median Household Income: $37,716

Zip Codes: 70058, and 70059.

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Harvey Demographic Data

Ethnic Information:
  • White Non-Hispanic (45.3%)
  • Black (42.4%)
  • Hispanic (5.3%)
  • Vietnamese (3.5%)
  • Other race (2.0%)
  • Two or more races (1.6%)
  • American Indian (0.9%)
Ancestry Information:
  • French (15.5%)
  • Italian (7.1%)
  • German (6.4%)
  • United States (6.0%)
  • Irish (4.6%)
  • English (3.6%)
Foriegn Born: 1,776 people (8.6%)
  • Latin America (50.7%)
  • Asia (49.3%)

Local Harvey Sports Teams

Major League Baseball: Texas Rangers, Houston Astros
NFL Football: Houston Texans, New Orleans Saints
NBA Basketball: Houston Rockets,
NHL Hockey: Dallas Stars
NCAA Sports: Tulane University, University of New Orleans

Harvey School Information

High Schools
Helen Cox High School AOHT (2200 Lapalco Boulevard, Harvey, LA, 70058 - Jefferson Parish Public School System District)
Helen Cox High School AOIT (2200 Lapalco Boulevard, Harvey, LA, 70058 - Jefferson Parish Public School System District)
Helen Cox Junior High School (2200 Lapalco Boulevard, Harvey, LA, 70058 - Jefferson Parish School Board District)
St. Ville Academy For High School Preparation (1121 Pailet Avenue, Harvey, LA, 70058 - Jefferson Parish School Board District)
West Jefferson High School (2200 8th Street, Harvey, LA, 70058 - Jefferson Parish School Board District)
West Jefferson High School AOF (2200 Eighth Street, Harvey, LA, 70058 - Jefferson Parish Public School System District)
West Jefferson High School AOHT (2200 Eighth Street, Harvey, LA, 70058 - Jefferson Parish Public School System District)
Elementary Schools
Ella C. Pittman Elementary School (3800 13th Street, Harvey, LA, 70058 - Jefferson Parish School Board District)
Woodland West Elementary School (2143 Mars Street, Harvey, LA, 70058 - Jefferson Parish School Board District)
Woodmere Elementary School (3190 Destrehan Avenue, Harvey, LA, 70058 - Jefferson Parish School Board District)
Other/Private Schools
Harvey Kindergarten Center (3400 Sixth Street, Harvey, LA, 70058 - Jefferson Parish School Board District)
Homedale School (500 Maple Street, Harvey, LA, 70058 - Jefferson Parish School Board District)
Jefferson Wetlands Marine Institute (1149 MacArthur Boulevard, Harvey, LA, 70058 - Jefferson Parish School Board District)

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