kids encyclopedia robot

Harvey, Iowa facts for kids

Kids Encyclopedia Facts
Quick facts for kids
Harvey, Iowa
Location of Harvey, Iowa
Location of Harvey, Iowa
Country  United States
State  Iowa
County Marion
Area
 • Total 0.68 sq mi (1.75 km2)
 • Land 0.68 sq mi (1.75 km2)
 • Water 0.00 sq mi (0.00 km2)
Elevation
725 ft (221 m)
Population
 (2020)
 • Total 236
 • Density 348.60/sq mi (134.59/km2)
Time zone UTC-6 (Central (CST))
 • Summer (DST) UTC-5 (CDT)
ZIP code
50119
Area code(s) 641
FIPS code 19-34860
GNIS feature ID 0457308

Harvey is a city in Marion County, Iowa, United States. At the time of the 2020 census, its population was 236.

Geography

Harvey is located at 41°18′56″N 92°55′32″W / 41.31556°N 92.92556°W / 41.31556; -92.92556 (41.315559, -92.925672).

According to the United States Census Bureau, the city has a total area of 0.68 square miles (1.76 km2), all of it land.

Demographics

Historical populations
Year Pop. ±%
1910 346 —    
1920 422 +22.0%
1930 348 −17.5%
1940 418 +20.1%
1950 346 −17.2%
1960 270 −22.0%
1970 217 −19.6%
1980 275 +26.7%
1990 235 −14.5%
2000 277 +17.9%
2010 235 −15.2%
2020 236 +0.4%
Source: and Iowa Data Center
Source:
U.S. Decennial Census
HarveyIowaPopPlot
The population of Harvey, Iowa from US census data

2010 census

As of the census of 2010, there were 235 people, 109 households, and 63 families residing in the city. The population density was 345.6 inhabitants per square mile (133.4/km2). There were 117 housing units at an average density of 172.1 per square mile (66.4/km2). The racial makeup of the city was 97.4% White, 0.4% Native American, 1.3% Asian, and 0.9% from other races. Hispanic or Latino of any race were 0.9% of the population.

There were 109 households, of which 22.0% had children under the age of 18 living with them, 45.0% were married couples living together, 9.2% had a female householder with no husband present, 3.7% had a male householder with no wife present, and 42.2% were non-families. 36.7% of all households were made up of individuals, and 16.5% had someone living alone who was 65 years of age or older. The average household size was 2.16 and the average family size was 2.79.

The median age in the city was 44.9 years. 18.3% of residents were under the age of 18; 7.3% were between the ages of 18 and 24; 24.6% were from 25 to 44; 31.1% were from 45 to 64; and 18.7% were 65 years of age or older. The gender makeup of the city was 50.2% male and 49.8% female.

Education

The Knoxville Community School District operates local public schools.

kids search engine
Harvey, Iowa Facts for Kids. Kiddle Encyclopedia.