The City of Olney had a population of 9,131 as of July 1, 2018.
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.
|Population in Households||8,768|
|Population in Familes||6,678|
|Population in Group Qrtrs||363|
|Median Household Income||$37,901|
|Average Household Income||$55,981|
|Per Capita Income||$23,913|
|Total Housing Units||4,327 (100%)|
|Owner Occupied HU||2,187 (50.5%)|
|Renter Occupied HU||1,661 (38.4%)|
|Vacant Housing Units||479 (11.1%)|
|Median Home Value||$88,707|
|Average Home Value||$125,594|
|Average Household Size||2.28|
|Average Family Size||3|
GROWTH RATE / YEAR
|Median Household Income||0.61%|
|Per Capita Income||1.51%|
The table below compares Olney to the other 1,368 incorporated cities, towns and CDPs in Illinois by rank and percentile using July 1, 2018 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 Density||# 579||58th|
|Diversity Index||# 639||53rd|
|Median Household Income||# 1267||7th|
|Per Capita Income||# 1043||24th|
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