Olney SnackAbility

5
/10
Overall SnackAbility
Jobs
5/10
Housing
4
Affordability
8.5
Diversity
4
Safety
4
Amenities
8
Education
7
Commute
9.5

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Olney, Illinois Info Snack

Olney (/lni/ AWL-nee) is a city in Richland County, Illinois, United States. The population was 8,631 at the 2000 census. It is the county seat of Richland County.
Population
8,910
Unemployment
8.1%
Poverty
18.1%
Median Home
$82,200
Median Income
$37,278
Median Rent
$521

Rankings for Olney in Illinois

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Map Of Olney, IL

Population over time in Olney

Year Population % Change
2017 8,910 -0.2%
2016 8,931 -1.7%
2015 9,085 1.0%
2014 8,997 -1.5%
2013 9,134 1.1%
2012 9,032 2.1%
2011 8,842 1.0%
2010 8,758 -

Crime in Olney Per 100k

Crime Olney IL USA
Violent Crime 380.8 438.8 382.9
Murder 0.0 7.8 5.3
Robbery 11.2 137.2 98.0
Aggravated Assault 302.4 250.4 248.9
Property Crime 4054.7 2011.4 2362.0
Burglary 616.0 339.5 430.4
Larceny 3304.2 1508.8 1694.0
Car Theft 134.4 163.1 237.4

Race / Ethnicity in Olney

White
94.2% (8,394)
African American
0.7% (59)
American Indian
0.5% (45)
Asian
0.9% (76)
Hawaiian
0.0% (0)
Other
0.0% (0)
Two Or More
1.2% (107)
Hispanic
2.6% (229)
Race Olney IL USA
White 94.2% 61.9% 61.5%
African American 0.7% 14.1% 12.3%
American Indian 0.5% 0.1% 0.7%
Asian 0.9% 5.2% 5.3%
Hawaiian 0.0% 0.0% 0.2%
Other 0.0% 0.1% 0.2%
Two Or More 1.2% 1.8% 2.3%
Hispanic 2.6% 16.8% 17.6%

Household Income For Olney, Illinois

Less than $10,000
10.9% (97,119)
$10,000 to $14,999
9.0% (80,190)
$15,000 to $24,999
13.9% (123,849)
$25,000 to $34,999
14.0% (124,740)
$35,000 to $49,999
14.0% (124,740)
$50,000 to $74,999
15.2% (135,432)
$75,000 to $99,999
11.2% (99,792)
$100,000 to $149,999
7.5% (66,825)
$150,000 to $199,999
1.4% (12,474)
$200,000 or more
2.9% (25,839)
Income Olney IL USA
Less than $10,000 10.9% 6.9% 6.7%
$10,000 to $14,999 9.0% 4.2% 4.9%
$15,000 to $24,999 13.9% 9.3% 9.8%
$25,000 to $34,999 14.0% 8.8% 9.5%
$35,000 to $49,999 14.0% 12.3% 13.0%
$50,000 to $74,999 15.2% 17.4% 17.7%
$75,000 to $99,999 11.2% 12.7% 12.3%
$100,000 to $149,999 7.5% 15.0% 14.1%
$150,000 to $199,999 1.4% 6.5% 5.8%
$200,000 or more 2.9% 6.9% 6.3%

Gender in Olney

Female
52.0% (4,629)
Male
48.0% (4,280)
Gender Olney IL USA
Female 52.0% 50.9% 50.8%
Male 48.0% 49.1% 49.2%

Highest level of educational attainment in Olney for adults over 25

< 9th Grade
5.1% (451)
9-12th Grade
9.4% (837)
High School / GED
29.0% (2,584)
Some College
21.5% (1,918)
Associate's Degree
10.7% (957)
Bachelor's Degree
17.9% (1,591)
Master's Degree
5.8% (514)
Professional Degree
0.3% (23)
Doctorate Degree
0.3% (30)
Education Olney IL USA
< 9th Grade 5.1% 5.2% 8.8%
9-12th Grade 9.4% 6.3% 7.2%
High School / GED 29.0% 26.3% 27.3%
Some College 21.5% 20.9% 20.8%
Associate's Degree 10.7% 7.9% 8.3%
Bachelor's Degree 17.9% 20.5% 19.1%
Master's Degree 5.8% 9.5% 8.4%
Professional Degree 0.3% 2.2% 2.0%
Doctorate Degree 0.3% 1.3% 1.4%

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