Living in Olive Branch, MS

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Updated: 2020-03-10

Olive Branch SnackAbility

7
Overall SnackAbility
Jobs
8/10
Housing
8
Affordability
8
Diversity
9
Safety
N/A
Amenities
8
Education
8
Commute
8

Olive Branch, MS Cost Of Living

90
Olive Branch's Overall Cost Of Living
0.9x
Lower Than The National Average

Olive Branch, Mississippi Info Snack

Olive Branch is a city in DeSoto County, Mississippi, United States. The population was 33,484 at the 2010 census, up from 21,054 in 2000. Olive Branch is a suburb of Memphis, Tennessee, and is part of the Memphis Metropolitan Statistical Area, a region that consists of three counties in southwest Tennessee, five counties in northwest Mississippi, and two counties in eastern Arkansas. From 1990 to 2010 Olive Branch was the fastest growing city in the United States, with a growth rate of 838%. Along with other rapidly growing suburbs in DeSoto County, Olive Branch attributes most of its growth and development to the exodus of large numbers of middle-class families from central Memphis.
Population
36,721
Unemployment
4.8%
Poverty
6.8%
Median Home
$172,700
Median Income
$72,451
Median Rent
$1,129

Olive Branch, MS Photos

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Rankings for Olive Branch in Mississippi

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7

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Map Of Olive Branch, MS

Population over time in Olive Branch

Year Population % Change
2017 36,721 1.9%
2016 36,033 1.5%
2015 35,508 1.4%
2014 35,018 1.4%
2013 34,543 1.4%
2012 34,050 1.7%
2011 33,484 2.1%
2010 32,796 2.8%
2009 31,910 -

Race / Ethnicity in Olive Branch

White
60.3% (22,145)
African American
30.7% (11,265)
American Indian
0.3% (103)
Asian
1.0% (368)
Hawaiian
0.0% (0)
Other
0.0% (13)
Two Or More
2.9% (1,067)
Hispanic
4.8% (1,760)
Race Olive Branch MS USA
White 60.3% 56.8% 61.1%
African American 30.7% 37.5% 12.3%
American Indian 0.3% 0.4% 0.7%
Asian 1.0% 0.9% 5.4%
Hawaiian 0.0% 0.0% 0.2%
Other 0.0% 0.1% 0.2%
Two Or More 2.9% 1.2% 2.4%
Hispanic 4.8% 3.0% 17.8%

Household Income For Olive Branch, Mississippi

Less than $10,000
2.5% (93,542)
$10,000 to $14,999
1.8% (64,929)
$15,000 to $24,999
5.6% (206,344)
$25,000 to $34,999
8.4% (309,516)
$35,000 to $49,999
11.7% (429,470)
$50,000 to $74,999
22.4% (824,275)
$75,000 to $99,999
17.9% (657,549)
$100,000 to $149,999
20.1% (738,711)
$150,000 to $199,999
5.1% (185,709)
$200,000 or more
4.4% (162,048)
Income Olive Branch MS USA
Less than $10,000 2.5% 10.2% 6.3%
$10,000 to $14,999 1.8% 6.9% 4.6%
$15,000 to $24,999 5.6% 12.9% 9.3%
$25,000 to $34,999 8.4% 11.4% 9.3%
$35,000 to $49,999 11.7% 14.1% 12.6%
$50,000 to $74,999 22.4% 16.9% 17.5%
$75,000 to $99,999 17.9% 11.2% 12.5%
$100,000 to $149,999 20.1% 10.4% 14.6%
$150,000 to $199,999 5.1% 3.3% 6.3%
$200,000 or more 4.4% 2.7% 7.0%

Gender in Olive Branch

Female
52.0% (19,098)
Male
48.0% (17,623)
Gender Olive Branch MS USA
Female 52.0% 51.5% 50.8%
Male 48.0% 48.5% 49.2%

Highest level of educational attainment in Olive Branch for adults over 25

< 9th Grade
3.0% (1,101)
9-12th Grade
5.0% (1,836)
High School / GED
29.0% (10,649)
Some College
27.0% (9,914)
Associate's Degree
9.0% (3,304)
Bachelor's Degree
18.0% (6,609)
Master's Degree
7.0% (2,570)
Professional Degree
1.0% (367)
Doctorate Degree
1.0% (367)
Education Olive Branch MS USA
< 9th Grade 3.0% 6.0% 6.0%
9-12th Grade 5.0% 11.0% 7.0%
High School / GED 29.0% 30.0% 27.0%
Some College 27.0% 22.0% 21.0%
Associate's Degree 9.0% 9.0% 8.0%
Bachelor's Degree 18.0% 14.0% 19.0%
Master's Degree 7.0% 6.0% 9.0%
Professional Degree 1.0% 1.0% 2.0%
Doctorate Degree 1.0% 1.0% 1.0%

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