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People

Total Population 380
Male Share of the Population 59.7%
Female Share of the Population 40.3%
Senior Citizens 10%
Employed Population 16+ 106
Age of the Population 34

Families

% of people married 28%
Average household size 2

Education and Earnings

Population % with Bachelor Degree or Higher 18.4%
Median Earnings25+ $0
Median Earnings Without High School Qualification $0
Median Earnings With High School Degree $0

Wealth

Median Family Income $32,000
% Above Poverty Level 79.4%
% Below Poverty Level 20.6%

Commute & Sprawl

Average Commute Time 37 minutes
% Working from Home %
% Walking and Biking to Work 0.9%
% Using Public Transportation %

Housing

People Living Alone 40.8%
Median Gross Rent $459
Median House Value $66,000

Ancestry

Other(often includes Hispanic and African American) 37.6%
US/American 0%
English 1.3%
Irish 5.5%

Source: American Community Survey, U.S. Census Bureau, 2015, www.census.gov/programs-surveys/acs/.

Harrisonburg Almanac

Category Value
Nearest Medium City 53 miles S of Monroe, Louisiana (center to center)
Nearest Large City 163 miles NW of New Orleans, Louisiana
County Catahoula
Standard Zip Codes 71340
Phone Area Codes 318
Time Zone Central (-6 hours from GMT)
Daylight Savings The city observes Daylight Saving Time.
Latitude 31.771
Longitude -91.821

Harrisonburg Climate

Nearest Weather Stations

Notes:

  • Temp ranges are avg daily min and max for the month
  • Precipitation is rainfall (and rainfall equiv of snowfall)

Station JONESVILLE LOCKS
Distance 20 miles
Jan Temp 37 to 56 F
Apr Temp 55 to 76 F
Jul Temp 73 to 92 F
Oct Temp 55 to 79 F
Annual Precip 58.9 inches
Station JENA 4 WSW
Distance 23.4 miles
Jan Temp 35 to 56 F
Apr Temp 52 to 76 F
Jul Temp 71 to 92 F
Oct Temp 52 to 78 F
Annual Precip 59.2 inches
Station WINNSBORO 5 SSE
Distance 23.5 miles
Jan Temp 35 to 55 F
Apr Temp 53 to 76 F
Jul Temp 72 to 93 F
Oct Temp 52 to 79 F
Annual Precip 56.5 inches

Nearby Cities and Towns

Location Population Median Family Income
Clayton 571 $23,542
Ferriday 3,438 $33,493
Jena 3,401 $40,446
Jonesville 2,342 $28,750
Sicily Island 470 $30,536
Wisner 923 $31,429

Source: American Community Survey, U.S. Census Bureau, 2015, www.census.gov/programs-surveys/acs/.

Harrisonburg Public Libraries

Library
Catahoula Parish Library
300 BUSHLEY STREET
Harrisonburg, Louisiana
(318) 744-5271

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Harrisonburg High Schools

HARRISONBURG HIGH SCHOOL
800 BUSHLEY STREET
318-744-5273
Serves 102 students.
Student/teacher ratio: 9.7

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