|Year||Population||Rank in US||Growth Rate|
Based on the latest 2022 data from the US census, the current population of Harvey is 19,871. Harvey, Illinois is the 1,881st largest city in the US.
Harvey is located entirely in Cook County.
The peak population of Harvey was in 1990, when its population was 30,283. In 1990, Harvey was the 927th largest city in the US; now its fallen to the 1,881st largest city in the US. Harvey is currently 34.4% smaller than it was in 1990.
Harvey has shrunk 33.6% since the year 2000. Harvey, Illinois's growth is extremely below average. 100% of similarly sized cities are growing faster since 2000.
Harvey has a population density of 4,011.1 people per square mile.
|1875||Forest Park, Ohio||19,971||2.9%|
|1876||Plattsburgh, New York||19,909||5.7%|
|1878||West Haven, Utah||19,880||396.2%|
|1879||Mamaroneck, New York||19,877||7.5%|
|1885||Agoura Hills, California||19,825||-4.2%|
|1886||Universal City, Texas||19,808||36.9%|
|1887||Lackawanna, New York||19,803||4.0%|
The total voting age population of Harvey, Illinois, meaning US citizens 18 or older, is 15,904. The voting age population is 46.5% male and 53.5% female.
According to the latest census statistics, 13.4% of the residents of Harvey are 65 or older.
The racial demographics of Harvey are 66.7% Black, 21.5% White, 7.2% Other, 2.5% Two or more races and 2.0% Asian. Additionally, 25.1% of the population identifies as Hispanic.
In Harvey, 32.8% of residents have an income below the poverty line, and the child poverty rate is 45.9%. On a per-household basis, 26.5% of families are below the poverty line in Harvey.
Among those aged 16 and older, 57.3% of Harvey residents are in the labor force.
Among the adult population 25 years old and over, 78.4% of Harvey residents have at least a high school degree or equivalent, 9.6% have a bachelor's degree and 2.6% have a graduate or professional degree.
Among Harvey residents aged 5 and older, 22.1% of them speak a non-English language at home. Broken down by language: 19.0% of residents speak Spanish at home, 1.8% speak an Indo-European language, and 1.0% speak an Asian language.
The unemployment rate in Harvey is 15.1%, which is calculated among residents aged 16 or older who are in the labor force.
In Harvey, 10.8% of the residents in the non-military labor force are employed by the local, state and federal government.
The median household income in Harvey is $30,306.
In Harvey, 53.3% of housing units are occupied by their owners.
Renters occupy 46.7% of housing units in Harvey.
Of all the housing units in Harvey, 16.6% of them were build before 1940.
In Harvey, 4.1% of the total housing units were built after the year 2000, which is approximately 460 units.
The median gross monthly rent payment for renters in Harvey is $946.
In Harvey, 71.8% of households have an active broadband internet connection.