Living in Olathe, KS

Demographics | Crime | Cost Of Living
Updated: 2020-12-30

Olathe, Kansas Info Snack

Population
137,618
Unemployment
2.8%
Poverty
5.8%
Median Home
$238,100
Median Income
$90,435
Median Rent
$1,019

Olathe SnackAbility

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

Olathe, KS Crime Report

1,894
Total Crimes
1,339.7
Total Crimes / 100k People
-45.91%
Below National Average
Statistic Count
Raw
Olathe
/ 100k People
Kansas
/ 100k People
National
/ 100k People
Total Crimes Per 100K 1,894 1,339.7 2,725.3 2,476.7
Violent Crime 290 205.1 410.8 366.7
Murder 4 2.8 3.6 5.0
Robbery 35 24.8 44.4 81.6
Aggravated Assault 175 123.8 314.2 250.2
Property Crime 1,604 1,134.6 2,314.5 2,109.9
Burglary 123 87.0 342.7 340.5
Larceny 1,290 912.5 1,721.9 1,549.5
Car Theft 191 135.1 249.9 219.9

Olathe, KS Cost Of Living

103
Olathe's Overall Cost Of Living
1.0x
Higher Than The National Average
Living Expense Olathe Kansas National Average
Overall 103 89 100
Services 102 93 100
Groceries 104 93 100
Health 107 99 100
Housing 105 76 100
Transportation 97 95 100
Utilities 98 98 100

Olathe, KS Photos

Rankings for Olathe in Kansas

Map Of Olathe, KS

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Population over time in Olathe

Year Population % Change
2019 137,618 1.2%
2018 135,986 1.2%
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 -

Race / Ethnicity in Olathe

White
75.1% (103,368)
African American
6.1% (8,451)
American Indian
0.2% (231)
Asian
4.1% (5,581)
Hawaiian
0.0% (18)
Other
0.0% (53)
Two Or More
2.8% (3,858)
Hispanic
11.7% (16,058)
Race Olathe KS USA
White 75.1% 75.9% 60.7%
African American 6.1% 5.7% 12.3%
American Indian 0.2% 0.7% 0.7%
Asian 4.1% 2.9% 5.5%
Hawaiian 0.0% 0.1% 0.2%
Other 0.0% 0.1% 0.2%
Two Or More 2.8% 2.9% 2.4%
Hispanic 11.7% 11.9% 18.0%

Gender in Olathe

Female
50.8% (69,964)
Male
49.2% (67,654)
Gender Olathe KS USA
Female 50.8% 50.2% 50.8%
Male 49.2% 49.8% 49.2%

Highest level of educational attainment in Olathe for adults over 25

< 9th Grade
4.0% (5,504)
9-12th Grade
4.0% (5,504)
High School / GED
16.0% (22,018)
Some College
19.0% (26,147)
Associate's Degree
8.0% (11,009)
Bachelor's Degree
32.0% (44,037)
Master's Degree
14.0% (19,266)
Professional Degree
2.0% (2,752)
Doctorate Degree
1.0% (1,376)
Education Olathe KS USA
< 9th Grade 4.0% 4.0% 6.0%
9-12th Grade 4.0% 5.0% 7.0%
High School / GED 16.0% 26.0% 27.0%
Some College 19.0% 23.0% 20.0%
Associate's Degree 8.0% 9.0% 8.0%
Bachelor's Degree 32.0% 21.0% 20.0%
Master's Degree 14.0% 9.0% 9.0%
Professional Degree 2.0% 2.0% 2.0%
Doctorate Degree 1.0% 1.0% 1.0%

Household Income For Olathe, Kansas

Less than $10,000
2.5% (340,713)
$10,000 to $14,999
2.0% (281,074)
$15,000 to $24,999
4.6% (636,626)
$25,000 to $34,999
5.9% (818,111)
$35,000 to $49,999
9.9% (1,365,992)
$50,000 to $74,999
15.3% (2,101,922)
$75,000 to $99,999
15.5% (2,135,023)
$100,000 to $149,999
23.8% (3,278,154)
$150,000 to $199,999
12.4% (1,707,562)
$200,000 or more
8.0% (1,096,618)
Income Olathe KS USA
Less than $10,000 2.5% 5.6% 6.0%
$10,000 to $14,999 2.0% 4.1% 4.3%
$15,000 to $24,999 4.6% 9.0% 8.9%
$25,000 to $34,999 5.9% 9.7% 8.9%
$35,000 to $49,999 9.9% 13.7% 12.3%
$50,000 to $74,999 15.3% 18.8% 17.2%
$75,000 to $99,999 15.5% 13.4% 12.7%
$100,000 to $149,999 23.8% 14.8% 15.1%
$150,000 to $199,999 12.4% 5.7% 6.8%
$200,000 or more 8.0% 5.3% 7.7%

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