Harahan, Louisiana 

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Population

9,244

+1.0% since 2020

Unemployment Rate

7.6%

Median Income

$62,582

Median Home Price

$282,200

Median Age

44.8

Comfort Index (Climate)

2.0 / 8.2

summer / winter


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Best Places to Live in Harahan, Louisiana

Large city complex - Southeast Louisiana on the Mississippi Delta south of Lake Pontchartrain. April, October and November are the most pleasant months in Harahan, while July and August are the least comfortable months.
State: Louisiana
County: Jefferson County
Metro Area: New Orleans-Metairie Metro Area
City: Harahan
Zip Codes: No Zip Codes Here.
Cost of Living: 2.1% higher
Time zone: Central Standard Time (CST)
Elevation: 30 ft above sea level

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Harahan, La Housing Market
Least Expensive HomesHomes Over 2,000 Sq. Ft.
Most Expensive HomesHomes less than 10 yrs old
All Single Family Homes
Pros
Historic interest
Arts and culture
Entertainment
Cons
Flood risk
Crime rate
Hurricane dislocations

What Bert Has To Say About New Orleans-Metairie Metro Area

Long a complex multi-cultural city crossing a wide range of socio-economic strata, the New Orleans has had its share of problems with crime, education, social infrastructure, and economic health. At the same time, the city exudes a unique cross-cultural charm making it a favorite tourist spot as well as a proud home to many enjoying its arts, unique entertainment profile, and its French-accented Southern grace.


Highlights

ECONOMY
The unemployment rate in Harahan is 7.6% (U.S. avg. is 6.0%). Recent job growth is Positive. Harahan jobs have increased by 1.3%. More Economy

COST OF LIVING
Compared to the rest of the country, Harahan's cost of living is 2.1% higher than the U.S. average. More Cost of Living or Compare Harahan's Cost of Living

WEATHER & CLIMATE
April, October and November are the most pleasant months in Harahan, while July and August are the least comfortable months. Today's Weather | Climate Averages

VOTING
In the last Presidential election, Jefferson parish remained strongly Republican, 54.7% to 43.6%. More Voting Stats

POPULATION
Harahan's population is 9,244 people. Since 2020, it has had a population growth of 1.0%. Learn More...

TRANSPORTATION
Average Commute time is 22.1 minutes. The National Average is 26.4 minutes. Learn More...

REAL ESTATE
The median home cost in Harahan is Real Estate: $282,200. Home appreciation the last 10 years has been 3.7%.

SCHOOLS
Harahan public schools spend $12,939 per student. The average school expenditure in the U.S. is $12,383. There are about 15.7 students per teacher in Harahan. More Education



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Housing Market in Harahan

It's a good time to buy in Harahan. Home Appreciation is up 8.9% in the last 12 months.
The median home price in Harahan is $282,200.
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Reviews for Harahan   1 Reviews
A peaceful retreat in the shadow of New Orleans - 10/6/2008
Although culture and recreation are the biggest attraction to the metropolitan area of New Orleans; this quiet, clean, and cheap suburb is a perfect escape from the... Read More

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