Olympia, WA
Quality of Life, Demographics, And Statistics

Demographics | Crime | Cost Of Living
Updated: 2022-04-08
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Olympia, Washington Info Snack

Population
52,290
Unemployment
6.9%
Poverty
14.7%
Median Home
$330,800
Median Income
$63,185
Median Rent
$1,199

Olympia SnackAbility

8
Overall SnackAbility
Jobs
6/10
Housing
8.5
Affordability
4
Diversity
8
Safety
4
Amenities
9
Education
8.5
Commute
8.5

Olympia, WA Crime Report

2,021
Total Crimes
3,772.6
Total Crimes / 100k People
60.81%
Above National Average
Statistic Count
Raw
Olympia
/ 100k People
Washington
/ 100k People
National
/ 100k People
Total Crimes Per 100K 2,021 3,772.6 3,026.1 2,346.0
Violent Crime 268 500.3 293.7 387.8
Murder 1 1.9 3.9 6.5
Robbery 69 128.8 67.4 73.9
Aggravated Assault 174 324.8 187.6 279.7
Property Crime 1,753 3,272.3 2,732.4 1,958.2
Burglary 271 505.9 522.1 314.2
Larceny 1,284 2,396.8 1,854.2 1,398.0
Car Theft 198 369.6 356.1 246.0

Olympia, WA Cost Of Living

115
Olympia's Overall Cost Of Living
1.1x
Higher Than The National Average
Living Expense Olympia Washington National Average
Overall 115 119 100
Services 109 112 100
Groceries 119 110 100
Health 124 122 100
Housing 126 136 100
Transportation 132 123 100
Utilities 93 91 100

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Rankings for Olympia in Washington

Map Of Olympia, WA

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Population over time in Olympia

Year Population % Change
2020 52,290 2.9%
2019 50,836 1.8%
2018 49,928 0.6%
2017 49,608 1.4%
2016 48,941 2.3%
2015 47,847 1.1%
2014 47,335 1.2%
2013 46,792 1.2%
2012 46,240 1.2%
2011 45,708 -

Race / Ethnicity in Olympia

White
74.1% (38,736)
African American
2.8% (1,449)
American Indian
0.8% (438)
Asian
7.3% (3,840)
Hawaiian
0.7% (374)
Other
0.0% (20)
Two Or More
4.3% (2,245)
Hispanic
9.9% (5,188)
Race Olympia WA USA
White 74.1% 67.5% 60.1%
African American 2.8% 3.7% 12.2%
American Indian 0.8% 1.0% 0.6%
Asian 7.3% 8.7% 5.6%
Hawaiian 0.7% 0.7% 0.2%
Other 0.0% 0.3% 0.3%
Two Or More 4.3% 5.2% 2.8%
Hispanic 9.9% 12.9% 18.2%

Gender in Olympia

Female
51.3% (26,814)
Male
48.7% (25,475)
Gender Olympia WA USA
Female 51.3% 50.0% 50.8%
Male 48.7% 50.0% 49.2%

Highest level of educational attainment in Olympia for adults over 25

< 9th Grade
3.0% (1,568)
9-12th Grade
3.0% (1,568)
High School / GED
17.0% (8,889)
Some College
22.0% (11,503)
Associate's Degree
9.0% (4,706)
Bachelor's Degree
26.0% (13,595)
Master's Degree
14.0% (7,320)
Professional Degree
4.0% (2,091)
Doctorate Degree
2.0% (1,045)
Education Olympia WA USA
< 9th Grade 3.0% 3.0% 5.0%
9-12th Grade 3.0% 5.0% 7.0%
High School / GED 17.0% 22.0% 27.0%
Some College 22.0% 23.0% 20.0%
Associate's Degree 9.0% 10.0% 9.0%
Bachelor's Degree 26.0% 23.0% 20.0%
Master's Degree 14.0% 10.0% 9.0%
Professional Degree 4.0% 2.0% 2.0%
Doctorate Degree 2.0% 2.0% 1.0%

Household Income For Olympia, Washington

Less than $10,000
7.7% (405,042)
$10,000 to $14,999
3.4% (179,135)
$15,000 to $24,999
7.7% (405,042)
$25,000 to $34,999
9.6% (500,173)
$35,000 to $49,999
13.4% (698,607)
$50,000 to $74,999
15.1% (791,013)
$75,000 to $99,999
13.3% (697,472)
$100,000 to $149,999
18.0% (942,904)
$150,000 to $199,999
6.0% (313,090)
$200,000 or more
5.7% (296,516)
Income Olympia WA USA
Less than $10,000 7.7% 4.4% 5.8%
$10,000 to $14,999 3.4% 3.1% 4.1%
$15,000 to $24,999 7.7% 6.5% 8.5%
$25,000 to $34,999 9.6% 6.9% 8.6%
$35,000 to $49,999 13.4% 10.8% 12.0%
$50,000 to $74,999 15.1% 17.1% 17.2%
$75,000 to $99,999 13.3% 13.6% 12.8%
$100,000 to $149,999 18.0% 18.2% 15.6%
$150,000 to $199,999 6.0% 8.9% 7.1%
$200,000 or more 5.7% 10.5% 8.3%

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