Olathe SnackAbility

9
/10
Overall SnackAbility
Jobs
9/10
Housing
8
Affordability
8.5
Diversity
8
Safety
8
Amenities
9
Education
8.5
Commute
8.5

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Olathe, Kansas Info Snack

Olathe (/ole/ oh-LAY-th) is a city in, and is the county seat of, Johnson County, Kansas, United States. Located in northeastern Kansas, it is the fourth most populous city in Kansas, with a population of 125,872 persons as of 2010. Olathe is also the fourth-largest city in the Kansas City metropolitan area. It is bordered by the cities of Lenexa to the north, Overland Park to the east, De Soto to the northwest, and Gardner to the southwest.
Population
134,368
Unemployment
3.8%
Poverty
6.1%
Median Home
$211,600
Median Income
$82,649
Median Rent
$952

Rankings for Olathe in Kansas

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1

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Population 34,195

2

Mission Hills, KS
Population 3,578

3

Fairway, KS
Population 3,946

4

Lenexa, KS
Population 52,030

5

Eudora, KS
Population 6,272

6

Spring Hill, KS
Population 6,064

7

Shawnee, KS
Population 64,840

8

Gardner, KS
Population 21,059

9

Basehor, KS
Population 5,401

10

De Soto, KS
Population 6,042

Map Of Olathe, KS

Population over time in Olathe

Year Population % Change
2017 134,368 1.2%
2016 132,787 1.0%
2015 131,508 1.2%
2014 129,913 1.5%
2013 128,050 1.7%
2012 125,902 2.0%
2011 123,430 2.2%
2010 120,774 -

Crime in Olathe Per 100k

Crime Olathe KS USA
Violent Crime 186.0 413.0 382.9
Murder 1.5 5.5 5.3
Robbery 24.1 61.3 98.0
Aggravated Assault 108.7 290.3 248.9
Property Crime 1428.5 2800.9 2362.0
Burglary 120.4 478.2 430.4
Larceny 1197.2 2053.3 1694.0
Car Theft 110.9 269.3 237.4

Race / Ethnicity in Olathe

White
75.6% (101,633)
African American
5.4% (7,266)
American Indian
0.2% (330)
Asian
4.4% (5,847)
Hawaiian
0.0% (27)
Other
0.1% (86)
Two Or More
3.0% (4,073)
Hispanic
11.2% (15,106)
Race Olathe KS USA
White 75.6% 76.5% 61.5%
African American 5.4% 5.6% 12.3%
American Indian 0.2% 0.7% 0.7%
Asian 4.4% 2.8% 5.3%
Hawaiian 0.0% 0.1% 0.2%
Other 0.1% 0.1% 0.2%
Two Or More 3.0% 2.8% 2.3%
Hispanic 11.2% 11.5% 17.6%

Household Income For Olathe, Kansas

Less than $10,000
2.6% (349,356)
$10,000 to $14,999
2.1% (282,172)
$15,000 to $24,999
5.9% (792,771)
$25,000 to $34,999
6.7% (900,265)
$35,000 to $49,999
11.9% (1,598,979)
$50,000 to $74,999
16.5% (2,217,072)
$75,000 to $99,999
14.9% (2,002,083)
$100,000 to $149,999
22.7% (3,050,153)
$150,000 to $199,999
10.2% (1,370,553)
$200,000 or more
6.7% (900,265)
Income Olathe KS USA
Less than $10,000 2.6% 6.1% 6.7%
$10,000 to $14,999 2.1% 4.6% 4.9%
$15,000 to $24,999 5.9% 9.8% 9.8%
$25,000 to $34,999 6.7% 10.4% 9.5%
$35,000 to $49,999 11.9% 14.2% 13.0%
$50,000 to $74,999 16.5% 19.2% 17.7%
$75,000 to $99,999 14.9% 12.9% 12.3%
$100,000 to $149,999 22.7% 13.7% 14.1%
$150,000 to $199,999 10.2% 4.7% 5.8%
$200,000 or more 6.7% 4.4% 6.3%

Gender in Olathe

Female
50.5% (67,817)
Male
49.5% (66,550)
Gender Olathe KS USA
Female 50.5% 50.2% 50.8%
Male 49.5% 49.8% 49.2%

Highest level of educational attainment in Olathe for adults over 25

< 9th Grade
3.1% (4,196)
9-12th Grade
3.7% (4,933)
High School / GED
16.4% (21,978)
Some College
20.9% (28,019)
Associate's Degree
8.7% (11,720)
Bachelor's Degree
31.0% (41,705)
Master's Degree
13.2% (17,754)
Professional Degree
1.9% (2,493)
Doctorate Degree
1.2% (1,566)
Education Olathe KS USA
< 9th Grade 3.1% 3.7% 8.8%
9-12th Grade 3.7% 5.8% 7.2%
High School / GED 16.4% 26.2% 27.3%
Some College 20.9% 23.6% 20.8%
Associate's Degree 8.7% 8.3% 8.3%
Bachelor's Degree 31.0% 20.6% 19.1%
Master's Degree 13.2% 8.6% 8.4%
Professional Degree 1.9% 1.9% 2.0%
Doctorate Degree 1.2% 1.2% 1.4%

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