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Population (year 2000): 8,631. Estimated population in July 2005: 8,470 (-1.9% change)
Males: 4,013 (46.5%), Females: 4,618 (53.5%)

Richland County

Zip code:

Median resident age: 39.3 years
Median household income: $28,084 (year 2000)
Median house value: $57,600 (year 2000)

Olney, IL residents, houses, and apartments details

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Races in Olney:

  • White Non-Hispanic (97.1%)
  • Hispanic (1.0%)
  • Two or more races (0.7%)

Ancestries: German (24.9%), United States (19.1%), English (9.3%), Irish (7.7%), French (2.9%), Scottish (2.3%).

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Elevation: 490 feet

Land area: 5.8 square miles

Olney,

For population 25 years and over in Olney

  • High school or higher: 83.1%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 16.3%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 5.5%
  • Unemployed: 8.1%
  • Mean travel time to work: 13.2 minutes

For population 15 years and over in Olney city

  • Never married: 23.1%
  • Now married: 50.1%
  • Separated: 1.5%
  • Widowed: 11.3%
  • Divorced: 14.0%

0.9% Foreign born

Population change in the 1990s: -1,005 (-10.4%).




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Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: IN Evansville, (63.6 miles )

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Louis, MO St. (148.6 miles )

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: IL Chicago, (216.9 miles pop. 2,896,016).

Nearest cities: IL (6.2 miles Calhoun, IL (7.5 miles Claremont, IL (9.9 miles Parkersburg, IL Noble, (9.9 miles Marie, IL (14.4 miles Ste. IL (15.3 miles Sumner, Salem, IL (15.3 miles West Mount Erie, IL (18.2 miles) .


Single-family new house construction building permits:
  • 1996: 40 buildings, average cost: $93,900
  • 1997: 38 buildings, average cost: $106,700
  • 1998: 28 buildings, average cost: $128,500
  • 1999: 25 buildings, average cost: $135,100
  • 2000: 15 buildings, average cost: $147,600
  • 2001: 19 buildings, average cost: $138,400
  • 2002: 14 buildings, average cost: $91,700
  • 2003: 15 buildings, average cost: $118,000
  • 2004: 12 buildings, average cost: $153,500
  • 2005: 12 buildings, average cost: $136,700

Latitude: 38.73 N, Longitude: 88.08 W

Area code: 618


Olney, Illinois business data: stores, dealers, real estate agents, wholesalers, restaurants...

Industries providing employment: Educational,health and social services (27.3%), Retail trade (16.3%), Manufacturing (14.3%).

Daytime population change due to commuting: +1,518 (+17.6%)
Workers who live and work in this city: 2,518 (69.2%)


 

Crime in Olney by Year

Type 1999 2000 2001 2002 2003 2004
Murders 0 0 0 0 0 0
    per 100,000 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
Rapes 5 3 5 4 5 4
    per 100,000 57.9 34.8 57.9 46.3 57.9 46.3
Robberies 3 1 0 2 0 3
    per 100,000 34.8 11.6 0.0 23.2 0.0 34.8
Assaults 26 42 23 34 23 23
    per 100,000 301.2 486.6 266.5 393.9 266.5 266.5
Burglaries 58 68 82 80 82 84
    per 100,000 672.0 787.9 950.1 926.9 950.1 973.2
Thefts 291 289 335 270 335 332
    per 100,000 3371.6 3348.4 3881.4 3128.3 3881.4 3846.6
Auto thefts 16 23 25 20 25 22
    per 100,000 185.4 266.5 289.7 231.7 289.7 254.9
290.6 325.1 321.4 312.8 321.4 324.6


Average climate in Olney, Illinois

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

Olney,

Olney-area historical tornado activity is slightly below Illinois state average. It is 62% greater than the overall U.S. average.

On 6/2/1990, a category 4 (max. wind speeds 207-260 mph) tornado 0.7 miles away from the Olney city center injured 2 people and caused between $50,000 and $500,000 in damages.

On 6/2/1990, a category 4 tornado 19.9 miles away from the city center injured 6 people and caused between $50,000 and $500,000 in damages.


Hospital/medical center in Olney:
  • RICHLAND MEMORIAL HOSPITAL (800 EAST LOCUST)
Other hospitals/medical centers near Olney:
  • CLAY COUNTY HOSPITAL (about 29 miles; FLORA, IL)
  • WABASH GENERAL HOSPITAL DISTRICT (about 29 miles; MOUNT CARMEL, IL)
  • LAWRENCE COUNTY MEMORIAL HOSPITAL (about 30 miles; LAWRENCEVILLE, IL)

Airports certified for carrier operations nearest to Olney:
  • COLES COUNTY MEMORIAL (about 53 miles; MATTOON/CHARLESTON, IL; ID: MTO)
  • MOUNT VERNON (about 61 miles; MOUNT VERNON, IL; ID: MVN)
  • EVANSVILLE REGIONAL (about 62 miles; EVANSVILLE, IN; ID: EVV)
Other public-use airports nearest to Olney:
  • OLNEY-NOBLE (about 6 miles; OLNEY-NOBLE, IL; ID: OLY)
  • FLORA MUNI (about 27 miles; FLORA, IL; ID: FOA)
  • MOUNT CARMEL MUNI (about 27 miles; MOUNT CARMEL, IL; ID: AJG)


Local government employment and payroll (March 2002)

Function Full-time employees Monthly full-time payroll Average yearly full-time wage Part-time employees Monthly part-time payroll
Firefighters 4 $16,175 $48,525 0 $0
Other and Unallocable 2 $5,285 $31,710 1 $217
Police - Other 6 $14,670 $29,340 1 $421
Parks and Recreation 7 $18,274 $31,326 0 $0
Sewerage 9 $21,744 $28,992 0 $0
Streets and Highways 10 $26,229 $31,474 1 $879
Other Government Administration 5 $15,407 $36,976 6 $2,737
Water Supply 11 $31,596 $34,468 0 $0
Police Protection - Officers 13 $43,912 $40,534 0 $0
Judicial and Legal 1 $5,176 $62,112 0 $0
Financial Administration 2 $6,062 $36,372 0 $0
Totals for Government 70 $204,532 $35,062 9 $4,253


College/University in Olney:
  • ILLINOIS EASTERN COMMUNITY COLLS-OLNEY CTRL COLL (Full-time enrollment: 1,113; Location: 305 N WEST ST; Public; Website: www.iecc.cc.il.us/occ)
Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Olney:
  • VINCENNES UNIVERSITY (about 40 miles; VINCENNES, IN; Full-time enrollment: 6,201)
  • EASTERN ILLINOIS UNIVERSITY (about 54 miles; CHARLESTON, IL; FT enrollment: 9,582)
  • LAKE LAND COLLEGE (about 55 miles; MATTOON, IL; FT enrollment: 3,666)
  • UNIVERSITY OF SOUTHERN INDIANA (about 61 miles; EVANSVILLE, IN; FT enrollment: 7,510)
  • UNIVERSITY OF EVANSVILLE (about 65 miles; EVANSVILLE, IN; FT enrollment: 2,440)
  • IVY TECH STATE COLLEGE-WABASH VALLEY (about 66 miles; TERRE HAUTE, IN; FT enrollment: 2,099)
  • INDIANA STATE UNIVERSITY (about 69 miles; TERRE HAUTE, IN; FT enrollment: 9,597)
Private high school in Olney:
  • OLNEY CHRISTIAN ACADEMY (Students: 31; Location: 3691 N VAN ROAD; Grades: 2 - 12)
Public primary/middle schools in Olney:
  • EAST RICHLAND ELEMENTARY SCHOOL (Students: 928; Location: 1001 N HOLLY RD; Grades: PK - 05)
  • EAST RICHLAND HIGH SCHOOL (Students: 694; Location: 1200 E LAUREL; Grades: 06 - 12)
  • EAST RICHLAND MIDDLE SCHOOL (Students: 463; Location: 1099 N VAN ST; Grades: 06 - 08)
  • TRUANT ALTERNATIVE OPTIONAL ED (Location: 103 W MAIN; Grades: 00 - 00)
  • SAFE SCHOOL ROE12 RICHLAND CO (Location: 426 WHITTLE; Grades: 00 - 00)
  • SAFE SCHOOL PROGRAM ROE 12 (Location: 426 WHITTLE AVE; Grades: 00 - 00)
Private primary/middle school in Olney:
  • ST JOSEPH ELEMENTARY SCHOOL (Students: 222; Location: 520 E CHESTNUT STREET; Grades: KG - 8)
Library in Olney:
  • OLNEY P.L. (Operating income: $195,501; Location: 400 WEST MAIN STREET; 48,133 books; 1,037 audio materials; 1,066 video materials; 90 serial subscriptions)

Notable locations in Olney: Richland County Jail (A), Richland County Courthouse (B), Olney Public Library (C).

Churches in Olney include: Saint Paul United Methodist Church (A), Saint Josephs Roman Catholic Church (B), First Presbyterian Church (C), First United Brethren Church (D), First United Church of Christ (E), First United Methodist Church (F), Free Methodist Church (G), Congregational Christian Church (H).

Cemeteries: Haven Hill Cemetery (1), Saint Joseph Cemetery (2), Maple Dale Cemetery (3).

Parks in Olney include: Elliott Street Historic District (1), City Park (2), Bower Park (3).

Post office: (A).  


Olney compared to Illinois state average:
  • Median house value below state average.
  • Black race population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Hispanic race population percentage below state average.
  • Foreign-born population percentage significantly below state average.

Strongest AM radio stations in Olney:
  • WVLN (740 AM; 0 kW; OLNEY, IL; Owner: V.L.N. BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • KXEN (1010 AM; 50 kW; FESTUS-ST. LOUIS, MO; Owner: BDJ RADIO ENTERPRISES, LLC)
  • KMOX (1120 AM; 50 kW; ST. LOUIS, MO; Owner: INFINITY BROADCASTING OPERATIONS, INC.)
  • WIBC (1070 AM; 50 kW; INDIANAPOLIS, IN; Owner: EMMIS RADIO LICENSE CORPORATION)
  • WSM (650 AM; 50 kW; NASHVILLE, TN; Owner: GAYLORD ENTERTAINMENT COMPANY)
  • WHAS (840 AM; 50 kW; LOUISVILLE, KY; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • WDDD (810 AM; 10 kW; JOHNSTON CITY, IL; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • WSCR (670 AM; 50 kW; CHICAGO, IL; Owner: INFINITY BROADCASTING OPERATIONS, INC.)
  • WILY (1210 AM; daytime; 10 kW; CENTRALIA, IL; Owner: W. RUSSELL WITHERS, JR.)
  • WLS (890 AM; 50 kW; CHICAGO, IL; Owner: WLS, INC.)
  • WGN (720 AM; 50 kW; CHICAGO, IL; Owner: WGN CONTINENTAL BROADCASTING CO.)
  • WLBH (1170 AM; daytime; 5 kW; MATTOON, IL; Owner: MATTOON BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • WBBM (780 AM; 50 kW; CHICAGO, IL; Owner: INFINITY BROADCASTING OPERATIONS, INC.)

Strongest FM radio stations in Olney:
  • WSEI (92.9 FM; OLNEY, IL; Owner: V.L.N. BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • WPTH (88.1 FM; OLNEY, IL; Owner: OLNEY VOICE OF CHRISTIAN FAITH, INC.)
  • WUSI (90.3 FM; OLNEY, IL; Owner: BOARD OF TRUSTEES OF S. ILL. UNIVER.)
  • WBJW (91.7 FM; ALBION, IL; Owner: MUSIC MINISTRIES INC)
  • WTYE (101.7 FM; ROBINSON, IL; Owner: ANN BROADCASTING CORPORATION)

TV broadcast stations around Olney:
  • WUSI-TV (Channel 16; OLNEY, IL; Owner: BD. OF TRUSTEES SOUTHERN ILLINOIS UNIVERSITY)
  • WNOI-LP (Channel 24; FLORA, IL; Owner: H & R COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)

To understand how the electorate votes by state, you have to understand the demographics of the cities and counties in each of those states. As pollsters, we try to keep all of the important variables such as income, gender, and race consistent.

Source: City-Data.com


 

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