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People

Total Population380
Male Share of the Population59.7%
Female Share of the Population40.3%
Senior Citizens10%
Employed Population 16+106
Age of the Population34

Families

% of people married28%
Average household size2

Education and Earnings

Population % with Bachelor Degree or Higher18.4%
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 Level79.4%
% Below Poverty Level20.6%

Commute & Sprawl

Average Commute Time37 minutes
% Working from Home%
% Walking and Biking to Work0.9%
% Using Public Transportation%

Housing

People Living Alone40.8%
Median Gross Rent$459
Median House Value$66,000

Ancestry

Other(often includes Hispanic and African American)37.6%
US/American0%
English1.3%
Irish5.5%

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

Harrisonburg Almanac

CategoryValue
Nearest Medium City 53 miles S of Monroe, Louisiana (center to center)
Nearest Large City163 miles NW of New Orleans, Louisiana
CountyCatahoula
Standard Zip Codes71340
Phone Area Codes318
Time ZoneCentral (-6 hours from GMT)
Daylight SavingsThe city observes Daylight Saving Time.
Latitude31.771
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)

StationJONESVILLE LOCKS
Distance20 miles
Jan Temp37 to 56 F
Apr Temp55 to 76 F
Jul Temp73 to 92 F
Oct Temp55 to 79 F
Annual Precip58.9 inches
StationJENA 4 WSW
Distance23.4 miles
Jan Temp35 to 56 F
Apr Temp52 to 76 F
Jul Temp71 to 92 F
Oct Temp52 to 78 F
Annual Precip59.2 inches
StationWINNSBORO 5 SSE
Distance23.5 miles
Jan Temp35 to 55 F
Apr Temp53 to 76 F
Jul Temp72 to 93 F
Oct Temp52 to 79 F
Annual Precip56.5 inches

Nearby Cities and Towns

LocationPopulationMedian Family Income
Clayton571$23,542
Ferriday3,438$33,493
Jena3,401$40,446
Jonesville2,342$28,750
Sicily Island470$30,536
Wisner923$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 SCHOOL
800 BUSHLEY STREET
318-744-5273
Serves 102 students.
Student/teacher ratio: 9.7

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