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Harper Woods is a city in Wayne County, in the Detroit metro area.
The latitude of Harper Woods is 42.433N. The longitude is -82.924W.It is in the Eastern Standard time zone. Elevation is 587 feet.
The estimated population, in 2003, was 13,952.
Sections below provide additional information and links about Harper Woods demographics, travel and tourism, nearby airports, cemeteries, the Wayne County economy, education, environment, genealogy, government, historic sites, Detroit area jobs, libraries, maps, museums, newspapers and other media, nonprofit groups, real estate, recreation, religion, transportation, and weather in the 48225 ZIP code.
16% of Harper Woods residents report German ancestry, and 13% report Irish. For more info on local ancestry groups, see the Harper Woods ancestry & family history guide.
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At the time of the 2000 census, the per capita income in Harper Woods was $24,900, compared with $21,587 nationally.
28% of Harper Woods residents age 25 and older have a bachelor's or advanced college degree.
Median rent in Harper Woods, at the time of the 2000 Census, was $625. Monthly homeowner costs, for people with mortgages, were $963.
Libraries in Harper Woods include Harper Woods Public Library ... View libraries
Wayne County supported John Kerry in the 2004 presidential election. For more information, see our Harper Woods political report.
The average commute time for Harper Woods workers is 25 minutes, compared with 26 minutes nationwide.
A total of 3 fatal motor vehicle accidents occurred in Harper Woods between 2001 and 2003, according to reports gathered by the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration.
This is a rate of 2.1 fatal crashes per 10,000 population, which was lower than the national norm.
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