Harahan Jefferson Parish, Louisiana

Harahan: City in Louisiana, United States of America

About

Harahan is a city located in the county of Jefferson Parish in the U.S. state of Louisiana. Its population at the 2010 census was 9,277 and a population density of 3,726 people per km². After 10 years in 2020 city had an estimated population of 9,244 inhabitants.

Harahan Quick Facts

Population : 9,244 (2020)
Country : United States of America
State : Louisiana (United States)
County : Jefferson Parish
Postal code : 70123
Phone Area Codes : 504
Area : 2.49 km2
Altitude : 7 feet / 2 meters
Time Zone : America/Chicago
Local time : 02:05:59 (18th May 2022)
Density : 3,712 Pop. per km² as of 2020
Population growth : -0.36% (2010-2020)
Harahan locator map
Location of Harahan on Louisiana map.
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Geography

Harahan is located at 29°56'26"N 90°12'11"W (29.9404800, -90.2031300).

Harahan map

Demographics

According to census records, the population of Harahan decreased by 0.36% in 10 years.

Year Population % Change Method
2010 9,277 - census
2011 9,286 0.1% estimation process
2012 9,278 -0.09% estimation process
2013 9,275 -0.03% estimation process
2014 9,273 -0.02% estimation process
2015 9,299 0.28% estimation process
2016 9,329 0.32% estimation process
2017 9,325 -0.04% estimation process
2018 9,288 -0.4% estimation process
2019 9,250 -0.41% estimation process
2020 9,244 -0.06% estimation process

Demographic Facts

Estimated population as of July 1, 2019 : 12,836
Based on demographic estimates as of April 1, 2010 : 13,952
Based on demographic estimates as of 1 April 2010 : -8.0%
April 1, 2020 Population : 13,127
April 1, 2010 Population : 13,956
People under 5 years old, percentage : 5.3%
People under 18 years old, percentage : 22.1%
People over 65 (%) : 23.5%
Female persons, % : 50.9%
White only, percent : 97.2%
Black or African American alone, percent : 0.5%
American Indian and Alaska Native only, % : 0.5%
Asians alone % : 0.5%
Only Native Hawaiians and Other Pacific Islanders, % : 0.5%
% of people who have participated in two or more races : 0.9%
% of Hispanic or Latino : 2.8%
White people, not Hispanic or Latino people, make up the majority of the population. : 94.9%
2015-2019 Veterans : 798
Percentage of foreign-born people, 2015-2019 : 1.3%
Residential units, July 1, 2019 : 6,574

Economic Facts

Residential units, July 1, 2019 : 6,574
Rate of owner-occupied housing units, 2015-2019 : 69.2%
Owner-occupied housing unit median value, 2015-2019 : $102,100
From 2015 to 2019, the median selected monthly owner costs - with a mortgage : $987
Monthly owner costs, without a mortgage, at the median, 2015-2019 : $425
2015-2019 median gross rent : $646
Permits for construction, 2020 : 10
2015-2019 Households : 5,921
Population per household, 2015-2019 : 2.16
Living in the same house a year ago, percentage of people aged one year and up, 2015-2019 : 87.4%
Languages other than English spoken at home, as a percentage of people aged 5 and up, 2015-2019 : 2.6%
Households with computers, %, 2015-2019 : 85.6%
Percentage of households with a broadband Internet subscription, 2015-2019 : 73.8%
Percentage of people aged 25 and up with a high school diploma or higher, 2015-2019 : 88.0%
Bachelor's degree or higher, proportion of people aged 25 and up, 2015-2019 : 20.1%
Percentage of people under the age of 65 who have a disability, 2015-2019 : 9.2%
Persons under the age of 65 who do not have health insurance, as a percentage : 7.3%
Total civilian labor force, percent of population aged 16 and up, 2015-2019 : 61.7%
Female labor force participation in the civilian labor force, as a percentage of the population aged 16 and up, 2015-2019 : 55.7%
Total sales of lodging and food services in 2012 ($1,000) : 14,415
Total receipts/revenue for health care and social assistance in 2012 ($1,000) : 80,884
Manufacturers' total shipments in 2012 ($1,000) : 157,480
2012 total retail sales ($1,000) : 195,926
2012 total retail sales per capita : $14,277
Mean commute time to work (in minutes), workers aged 16 and up, 2015-2019 : 18.3
2015-2019 median household income (in 2019 dollars) : $50,187
Income per capita in the previous 12 months (in 2019 dollars), 2015-2019 : $28,302
Percentage of people living in poverty : 14.3%
Total number of employer establishments, 2019 : 462
2019 total employment : 4,775
2019 total annual payroll ($1,000) : 173,518
Total employment, change in percentage terms, 2018-2019 : 0.3%
2018 total non-employer establishments : 1,168
Total number of businesses in 2012 : 1,626
Men-owned businesses in 2012 : 899
Women-owned businesses in 2012 : 345
Minority-owned businesses in 2012 : F
Non-minority-owned businesses in 2012 : 1,549
Veteran-owned businesses in 2012 : 157
Nonveteran-owned businesses in 2012 : 1,319
2010 population per square mile : 24.7
2010 land area in square miles : 564.27

People born in Harahan (4)

People born in Harahan, including politician Hank Lauricella, musician King Louie Bankston, Playboy model Merritt Cabal, .

List

  • Tommy Wilcox (American college football player) he was born in 30/07/1959

Schools in Harahan

College & universities near Harahan, LA

Code Name City ZIP
364751 Eastern College of Health Vocations-New Orleans New Orleans (LA) 70123

Stations (6)

Amtrak & bus stations near Harahan, LA

Code Name Address Type
NOL New Orleans Union Passenger Terminal 1001 Loyola Avenue UNK
SDL Slidell 1827 Front Street RAIL
SCH Schriever Hwy 20 and Hwy 24 RAIL
HMD Hammond 404 N.E. Railroad Ave. RAIL
PIC Picayune US 11 at Tate Street RAIL

Post offices near Harahan

Post Office Name City ZIP
Elmwood Post Office New Orleans (LA) 70123

Other cities in Jefferson Parish

Cities, Towns, Neighborhoods & Other Populated Places in Jefferson Parish , LA. (more)

City Name Population Title
Metairie Terrace 142,489 City in Jefferson Parish, Louisiana, United States of America
Metairie 138,481 Unincorporated suburban community and census-designated places in Jefferson Parish, Louisiana
Kenner 66,288 Suburb city of New Orleans
Marrero 33,141 CDP in Jefferson Parish, Louisiana
Terrytown 23,319 Unincorporated suburban community and census-designated place in Jefferson Parish, Louisiana, United States of America
Gretna 17,615 Suburb city of New Orleans
Estelle 16,377 Place in Jefferson Parish, Louisiana, United States
River Ridge 13,494 City in Louisiana, United States of America
Timberlane 10,243 City in Illinois, United States of America
Waggaman 10,015 City in Louisiana, United States of America
Westwego 8,297 City in Jefferson Parish, Louisiana, United States
Elmwood 4,635 City in Peoria County, Illinois, United States
Jean Lafitte 1,996 Human settlement in Louisiana, United States of America
Grand Isle 1,447 Town of the United States
Barataria 1,109 City in Louisiana, United States of America
Lafitte 228 Human settlement in Louisiana, United States of America

Distance to Other Cities

Harahan distances to largest Louisiana cities