Harvest is a somewhat small town located in the state of Alabama. With a population of 5,487 people and two constituent neighborhoods, Harvest is the 110th largest community in Alabama. Much of the housing stock in Harvest was built relatively recently. The construction of new real estate can often be taken as an indication that the local Harvest economy is robust, and that jobs or other amenities are attracting an influx of new residents. This seems to be the case in Harvest, where the median household income is $83,677.00.
Harvest real estate is some of the most expensive in Alabama, although Harvest house values don't compare to the most expensive real estate in the U.S.
Harvest is a decidedly white-collar town, with fully 87.30% of the workforce employed in white-collar jobs, well above the national average. Overall, Harvest is a town of sales and office workers, service providers, and managers. There are especially a lot of people living in Harvest who work in office and administrative support (20.08%), management occupations (14.76%), and law enforcement and fire fighting (8.23%).
Also of interest is that Harvest has more people living here who work in computers and math than 95% of the places in the US.
Because of many things, Harvest is a very good place for families to consider. With an enviable combination of good schools, low crime, college-educated neighbors who tend to support education because of their own experiences, and a high rate of home ownership in predominantly single-family properties, Harvest really has some of the features that families look for when choosing a good community to raise children. Is Harvest perfect? Of course not, and if you like frenetic nightlife, it will be far from your cup of tea. But overall this is a solid community, with many things to recommend it as a family-friendly place to live.
One downside of living in Harvest is that it can take a long time to commute to work. In Harvest, the average commute to work is 31.13 minutes, which is quite a bit higher than the national average.
Harvest is a small town, and as such doesn't have a public transit system that people use to get to and from their jobs every day.
The population of Harvest is very well educated relative to most cities and towns in the nation, where the average community has 21.84% of its adult population holding a 4-year degree or higher: 35.07% of adults in Harvest have a bachelor's degree or even advanced degree.
The per capita income in Harvest in 2018 was $32,948, which is wealthy relative to Alabama, and upper middle income relative to the rest of the US. This equates to an annual income of $131,792 for a family of four. However, Harvest contains both very wealthy and poor people as well.
Harvest is a very ethnically-diverse town. The people who call Harvest home describe themselves as belonging to a variety of racial and ethnic groups. The greatest number of Harvest residents report their race to be White, followed by Black or African-American. Important ancestries of people in Harvest include Irish, German, English, Scots-Irish, and French.
The most common language spoken in Harvest is English. Other important languages spoken here include Chinese and Spanish.