|Year||Population||Rank in US||Growth Rate|
Based on the latest 2022 data from the US census, the current population of Olean is 13,786. Olean, New York is the 2,492nd largest city in the US.
Olean is located entirely in Cattaraugus County.
The peak population of Olean was in 1990, when its population was 16,927. In 1990, Olean was the 1,597th largest city in the US; now its fallen to the 2,492nd largest city in the US. Olean is currently 18.6% smaller than it was in 1990.
Olean has shrunk 9.9% since the year 2000. Olean, New York's growth is extremely below average. 90% of similarly sized cities are growing faster since 2000.
Olean has a population density of 2,446.2 people per square mile.
|2487||Hawaiian Gardens, California||13,806||-6.8%|
|2490||New Franklin, Ohio||13,798||-5.1%|
|2492||Olean, New York||13,786||-9.9%|
|2496||Orange City, Florida||13,757||73.1%|
|2497||Grass Valley, California||13,754||15.7%|
|2498||Trophy Club, Texas||13,745||113.5%|
The total voting age population of Olean, New York, meaning US citizens 18 or older, is 10,638. The voting age population is 48.2% male and 51.8% female.
According to the latest census statistics, 17.8% of the residents of Olean are 65 or older.
The racial demographics of Olean are 90.6% White, 3.5% Black, 2.7% Two or more races, 2.0% Asian and 1.3% American Indian. Additionally, 1.4% of the population identifies as Hispanic.
In Olean, 19.9% of residents have an income below the poverty line, and the child poverty rate is 24.0%. On a per-household basis, 11.5% of families are below the poverty line in Olean.
Among those aged 16 and older, 62.7% of Olean residents are in the labor force.
Among the adult population 25 years old and over, 90.4% of Olean residents have at least a high school degree or equivalent, 25.0% have a bachelor's degree and 12.7% have a graduate or professional degree.
Among Olean residents aged 5 and older, 3.1% of them speak a non-English language at home. Broken down by language: 0.7% of residents speak Spanish at home, 1.5% speak an Indo-European language, and 0.6% speak an Asian language.
The unemployment rate in Olean is 5.4%, which is calculated among residents aged 16 or older who are in the labor force.
In Olean, 18.5% of the residents in the non-military labor force are employed by the local, state and federal government.
The median household income in Olean is $41,742.
In Olean, 51.7% of housing units are occupied by their owners.
Renters occupy 48.3% of housing units in Olean.
Of all the housing units in Olean, 53.9% of them were build before 1940.
In Olean, 2.6% of the total housing units were built after the year 2000, which is approximately 180 units.
The median gross monthly rent payment for renters in Olean is $648.
In Olean, 75.9% of households have an active broadband internet connection.