The Town Of Harvey, Illinois

ChicagoRelo.com is your source for information on Harvey. If your moving to Harvey or just visiting, you will find all kinds of information on real estate, schools, areas, parks, churches, crime, things to do, places to visit, local businesses, dining, and much more!An ideal location and excellent transportation are assets that have long made Harvey a great place for business and industry. The city is the third-largest employment center in Chicago Southland and is often called the ‘Hub of the South Suburbs.’

While industry has been its mainstay, health care and retail make significant contributions to the local economy. Ingalls Memorial Hospital, with its 704 beds and some 380 physicians on staff, is the community’s largest employer. The number of retail enterprises continues to grow. Harvey has an established Enterprise Zone, with the South Suburban Business Campus at its core. Tax incentives and other economic benefits are used to attract new businesses to the community. The presence in Harvey of the Chicago South Expo Center is a key business asset. It offers a variety of business events, trade shows, sports, and other entertainment features.

Harvey has quick access to key highways: I-294, I-80, and Illinois routes 1 and 83 border the city. Commuters to Chicago have a choice of two Metra rail stations. Pace buses also serve the community.


School Address Phone Grade
Bryant Elementary School 14700 Main St, Harvey, IL 60426 (708) 331-1390 Elementary Schools
Coolidge School 15500 7th Ave, Harvey, IL 60426 (708) 339-5300 Elementary Schools
Elmer G Kich Elementary School 191 W 155th Pl, Harvey, IL 60426 (708) 339-9500 Elementary Schools
Field Elementary School 14700 Wallace St, Harvey, IL 60426 (708) 333-1992 Elementary Schools
Harvey Grade School 14741 Wallace St, Harvey, IL 60426 (708) 339-0720 Elementary Schools
Holmes Elementary School 16000 Carse Ave, Harvey, IL 60426 (708) 333-0440 Elementary Schools
Lowell School 15636 Lexington Ave, Harvey, IL 60426 (708) 333-0478 Elementary Schools
Maya Angelou Elementary School 15748 Page Ave, Harvey, IL 60426 (708) 333-0740 Elementary Schools
Pace Elementary School 15500 8th Ave, Harvey, IL 60426 (708) 331-0912 Elementary Schools
Sandburg Elementary School 14500 Myrtle Ave, Harvey, IL 60426 (708) 333-1351 Elementary Schools
Taft Elementary School 393 E 163rd St, Harvey, IL 60426 (708) 339-2710 Elementary Schools
Washington Elementary School 15248 Lincoln Ave Address IL 60426 (708) 333-0237 Elementary Schools
Whittier Elementary School 71 E 152nd St, Harvey, IL 60426 (708) 331-1130 Elementary Schools
Thornton Township High School 15101 Broadway Ave, Harvey, IL 60426 (708) 596-1000 High Schools
Gwendolyn Brooks Junior High 14741 Wallace St, Harvey, IL 60426 (708) 333-6390 Middle Schools
Whittier School 71 E 152nd St, Harvey, IL 60426 (708) 333-1130 Middle Schools