Harvey, LA Real Estate

According to census data in the year 2000 there were 8,576 housing units in Harvey. This represents a 8.8% decline from 9,406 in 1990.

Of those housing units, 8,576 were located in either urbanized areas or urban clusters, and none were located in what is classified as a rural area.

Homeownership rate in Harvey is about 57.5%. Harvey's vacancy rate, including seasonal lodging, is about 7.8%. Average household size is 2.78 people.

The majority of houses, apartments or condos in Harvey were built after 1973.


Housing Size

Housing Units by Size
Studio Type4.70%
One Bedroom16%
Two Bedrooms30.40%
Three Bedrooms36.10%
Four Bedrooms11.70%
Five Bedrooms or more1.10%
As % of Housing Units

Owned Homes, Apartments and Condos

Average Household Size2.85
Median year structure was built1971
Median Value of occupied units$86,500
Median Price asked for vacant units$92,500

Rented Homes, Apartments and Condos

Average Household Size2.69
Median year structure was built1975
Median Monthly Rent asked for vacant units$397

Owners Finance Status

Housing Finance
Second Mortgage & Equity Loan0.40%
Second Mortgage7.90%
Home Equity Loan6.40%
Simple Mortgage53.60%
Debt Free31.60%
As % of Housing Units
Median part of Monthly Household Income dedicated to covering home ownership costs16.6%