The City of Olney had a population of 9,185 as of July 1, 2016.
The primary coordinate point for Olney is located at latitude 38.7281 and longitude -88.0842 in Richland County. The formal boundaries for the City of Olney (see map below) encompass a land area of 7.08 sq. miles and a water area of 0 sq. miles. Richland County is in the Central time zone (GMT -6). The elevation is 479 feet.
The City of Olney (GNIS ID: 2396060) has a C1 Census Class Code which indicates an active incorporated place that does not serve as a county subdivision equivalent. It also has a Functional Status Code of "A" which identifies an active government providing primary general-purpose functions.
Beneath the boundary map are tables with Olney population, income and housing data, five-year growth projections and peer comparisons for key demographic data. The estimates are for July 1, 2016.
|Population in Households||8,821|
|Population in Familes||6,690|
|Population in Group Qrtrs||364|
|Average Household Size||2.28|
|Average Family Size||3|
|Total Housing Units||4,294 (100%)|
|Owner Occupied HU||2,347 (54.7%)|
|Renter Occupied HU||1,524 (35.5%)|
|Vacant Housing Units||423 ( 9.9%)|
|Median Home Value||$83,233|
|Average Home Value||$114,296|
|Median Household Income||$35,919|
|Average Household Income||$52,923|
|Per Capita Income||$22,625|
|(Compound Annual Growth Rates)|
|Median Household Income||0.65%|
|Per Capita Income||1.64%|
The table below compares Olney to the other 1,368 incorporated cities, towns and CDPs in Illinois by rank and percentile using July 1, 2016 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||# 237||83rd|
|Population Density1||# 584||57th|
|Diversity Index2||# 668||51st|
|Median Household Income||# 1258||8th|
|Per Capita Income||# 998||27th|
Additional comparisons and rankings can be made with a VERY EASY TO USE Illinois Census Data Comparison Tool.