Olive Branch is the common name for the community and surrounding area while the formal official name is the Olive Branch Census Designated Place.
It is a community or populated place (Class Code U5) located in Alexander County at latitude 37.1687 and longitude -89.3517. Alexander County is in the Central time zone (GMT -6). The elevation is 338 feet.
The formal boundaries for the Olive Branch Census Designated Place (see map) encompass a land area of 9.64 sq. miles and a water area of 0.01 sq. miles.
Alternate Unofficial Names for Olive Branch: Olivebranch.Photos of the local Olive Branch, IL area
|Population in Households||821|
|Population in Familes||669|
|Population in Group Qrtrs||0|
|Average Household Size||2.29|
|Average Family Size||3|
|Total Housing Units||427 (100%)|
|Owner Occupied HU||287 (67.2%)|
|Renter Occupied HU||72 (16.9%)|
|Vacant Housing Units||68 (15.9%)|
|Median Home Value||$92,628|
|Average Home Value||$106,882|
|Median Household Income||$43,744|
|Average Household Income||$53,687|
|Per Capita Income||$23,367|
|(Compound Annual Growth Rates)|
|Median Household Income||2.09%|
|Per Capita Income||2.68%|
The table below compares Olive Branch to the other 1,367 incorporated cities, towns and CDPs in Illinois by rank and percentile using July 1, 2014 data. The location Ranked # 1 has the highest value. A location that ranks higher than 75% of its peers would be in the 75th percentile of the peer group.
|Total Population||# 771||44th|
|Population Density1||# 1358||1st|
|Diversity Index2||# 295||79th|
|Median Household Income||# 1008||26th|
|Per Capita Income||# 834||39th|
Additional comparisons and rankings can be made with a VERY EASY TO USE Illinois Census Data Comparison Tool.