Statewide Claims to Fame

Olathe is 3rd in Kansas out of 55 other cities in Total businesses (including small businesses)

Olathe is 4th in Kansas out of 50 other cities in Retail accommodation and food service sales

Olathe is 4th in Kansas out of 55 other cities in Retail sales

Olathe is 4th in Kansas out of 60 other cities in Current population (2012)

Olathe is 4th in Kansas out of 61 other cities in Income per household

Olathe is 5th in Kansas out of 61 other cities in Households

Olathe is 5th in Kansas out of 61 other cities in Housing units

Olathe is 5th in Kansas out of 61 other cities in Size in square miles

Olathe is 7th in Kansas out of 60 other cities in Home median value

Olathe is 7th in Kansas out of 61 other cities in Race - Asian

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General Demographics

Size Demographics

Size Demographics
Olathe Rank Kansas US
Current population (2012) 130,045 4th 2,885,905 313,914,040
Size in square miles 59.7 5th 81,758.7 3,531,905.4
Population density (people per sqmi) 2,109.8 17th 34.9 87.4

People Demographics

Age Demographics
Olathe Rank Kansas US
Residents younger than 5 8.9% 11th 7.0% 6.4%
Residents younger than 18 30.0% 13th 25.1% 23.5%
Residents 65 or older 7.2% 59th 13.7% 13.7%
Education Demographics
Olathe Rank Kansas US
Residents with high school diploma (older than 25) 94.3% 17th 89.5% 85.4%
Residents with college degree (older than 25) 44.7% 11th 29.7% 28.2%
Race Demographics
Olathe Rank Kansas US
Race - White 83.1% 45th 87.2% 77.9%
Race - Black or African American 5.3% 18th 6.2% 13.1%
Race - American Indian or Alaska Native 0.4% 52nd 1.2% 1.2%
Race - Asian 4.1% 7th 2.6% 5.1%
Race - Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander 0.1% 28th 0.1% 0.2%
Race - Two or More 3.0% 32nd 2.7% 2.4%
Race - Hispanic or Latino 10.2% 20th 11.0% 16.9%
Race - White, not Hispanic or Latino 77.7% 46th 77.5% 63.0%
Misc People Demographics
Olathe Rank Kansas US
Female residents 50.5% 44th 50.3% 50.8%
Foreign born residents 9.7% 9th 6.5% 12.8%

Housing Demographics

Housing Demographics
Olathe Rank Kansas US
Housing units 46,851 5th 1,237,651 132,312,404
Units inside multi-unit buildings 19.2% 23rd 17.6% 25.9%
Households 43,774 5th 1,104,479 114,761,359
Home ownership rate 74.0% 14th 69.0% 66.1%
Home median value $194,600 7th $125,500 $186,200
People per household 2.8 12th 2.5 2.6

Income Demographics

Income Demographics
Olathe Rank Kansas US
Income per capita $31,580 9th $26,545 $27,915
Income per household $76,528 4th $50,594 $52,762
Income below poverty line 6.1% 49th 12.6% 14.3%

Business Demographics

Business Demographics
Olathe Rank Kansas US
Total businesses (including small businesses) 10,061 3rd 237,040 27,092,908
Retail sales $2,090,052 4th $34,538,332 $3,3917,663,456
Retail sales per capita $17,735 17th $12,444 $12,990
Retail accommodation and food service sales $203,247 4th $4,192,347 $613,795,732

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