Olive Branch, Mississippi Population 2019

Olive Branch, Mississippi's estimated population is 38,149 according to the most recent United States census estimates. Olive Branch, Mississippi is the 7th largest city in Mississippi based on official 2017 estimates from the US Census Bureau.

The population density is 1038.94 people/mi² (401.14 people/km²).

The overall median age is 37 years, 34.9 years for males, and 38.6 years for females. For every 100 females there are 94.6 males.

Based on data from the American Community Survey, in 2017 there were households in the city, with an average size of 2.75 people per household. The homeowner vacancy rate was %, with a median rent of $/month. The median house has rooms, and has a value of $.

The median income for households in Olive Branch, Mississippi is $70,572, while the mean household income is $79,277.

Olive Branch Ms Demographics

According to the most recent ACS, the racial composition of Olive Branch Ms was:

  • White: 64.13%
  • Black or African American: 29.59%
  • Two or more races: 3.10%
  • Other race: 1.71%
  • Asian: 1.14%
  • Native American: 0.33%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0.00%

How Many People Live in Olive Branch, Mississippi?

38,149
Year Population Growth Annual Growth Rate
201838,1496811.82%
201737,4688442.30%
201636,6247081.97%
201535,9165541.57%
201435,3624551.30%
201334,9073851.12%
201234,5224551.34%
201134,0674741.41%
201033,59312,5394.78%
200021,05417,48719.43%
19903,5671,4675.44%
19802,1009005.76%
19701,2006007.18%
19606002002.05%
19404000.00%

Population by Race

Race Population
White23,108
Black or African American10,662
Two or More Races1,117
Some Other Race615
Asian412
American Indian and Alaska Native119

Olive Branch Ms Population Pyramid 2019

Olive Branch Ms Median Age

37


Total

34.9


Male

38.6


Female

Olive Branch Ms Adults

There are 26,627 adults, (4,319 of whom are seniors) in Olive Branch Ms.

Olive Branch Ms Age Dependency

61.5

Age Dependency Ratio

19.4

Old Age Dependency Ratio

42.2

Child Dependency Ratio

Olive Branch Ms Sex Ratio

Female

18,513

51.38%

Male

17,520

48.62%

Olive Branch Ms Households and Families

Olive Branch Ms Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

Olive Branch Ms Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married84.9%15.1%
All75.4%24.6%
Non Family65%35%
Female63.7%36.3%
Male60.2%39.8%

75.4%

Rate of Home Ownership

Type Count Average Size Owned
All13,1172.7575.4
Married7,1503.2684.9
Non Family3,3811.2565
Female1,8733.1463.7
Male7133.7260.2

3.18

Average Family Size

2.75

Average Household Size

5.7%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0.2%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

Olive Branch Ms Education

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade7793.30%
9th to 12th Grade1,2845.44%
High School Graduate7,07029.96%
Some College6,33526.84%
Associates Degree1,9428.23%
Bachelors Degree4,28118.14%
Graduate Degree1,9098.09%

Olive Branch Ms Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
White15,70114,6304,047
Black6,4065,8031,686
Hispanic845635301
Multiple Races38933864
Asian317192102
Other Race2237638
Native American696122

The highest rate of high school graduation is among white people with a rate of 93.18%.

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among hispanic people with a rate of 35.62%.

Name Average Male Female
Overall$41,579$50,629$34,897
Less Than High School$26,373$31,645$15,844
High School Grad$34,962$51,667$29,813
Some College$40,890$48,569$31,879
Bachelors Degree$51,755$61,544$46,663
Graduate Degree$63,039$55,921$63,728

$41,579

Average Earnings

$50,629

Average Male

$34,897

Average Female

Olive Branch Ms Language

Olive Branch Ms Language by Age

Olive Branch Ms Language

94.05% of Olive Branch Ms residents speak only English, while 5.95% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 4.49% of the population.

Olive Branch Ms Poverty

Olive Branch Ms Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
Black10,6621,43013.41%
White21,8611,1605.31%
Hispanic1,88749025.97%
Other61539664.39%
Multiple1,037232.22%
Asian412153.64%

8.69%

Overall Poverty Rate

7.96%

Male Poverty Rate

9.38%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Olive Branch Ms

The race most likely to be in poverty in Olive Branch Ms is Other, with 64.39% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Olive Branch Ms is Multiple, with 2.22% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 2.73%. Among those working part-time, it was 11.28%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 13.54%.

Name Poverty
Less Than High School14.69%
High School6.66%
Some College6.58%
Bachelors or Greater2.68%
Name Poverty
Male Unemployed23.97%
Female Unemployed17.51%
Female Employed5.49%
Male Employed4.87%

Olive Branch Ms Income

Olive Branch Ms Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$70,572$79,277
Families$76,362$87,575
Married Families$86,044-
Non Families$39,918$51,354

Olive Branch Ms Marital Status

Olive Branch Ms Marital Status

Marriage Rates

52.6%

Overall Marriage Rate

55.3%

Male Marriage Rate

50.2%

Female Marriage Rate

Olive Branch Ms Married by Age and Sex

Olive Branch Ms Marriage

The age group where males are most likely to be married is 45-54, while the female age group most likely to be married is 35-44.

Olive Branch Ms Marital Status by Race

Olive Branch Ms Veterans

2,359

Number of Veterans

1,934

Male Veterans

425

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Vietnam707
First Gulf War635
Second Gulf War457
Korea163
World War II35

Olive Branch Ms Veterans by Race

Name Veterans % of Total
White1,81110.05%
Black4806.49%
Hispanic1049.41%
2 or More6012.58%
Indian815.09%

Olive Branch Ms Veterans by Education

1.10%

Veteran Poverty Rate

20.73%

Veteran Disability Rate

Olive Branch Ms Employment Status

70.7%

Labor Force Participation

66.9%

Employment Rate

5%

Unemployment Rate

Olive Branch Ms Place of Birth

Origin of Non Citizens

Non citizens include legal permanent residents (green card holders), international students, temporary workers, humanitarian migrants, and illegal immigrants.

Origin of Naturalized Citizens

24.97%

Born in Mississippi

96.26%

Native Born

3.74%

Foreign Born

2.34%

Non Citizen

Place of Birth

96.26% of Olive Branch Ms residents were born in the United States, with 24.97% having been born in Mississippi. 2.34% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Latin America.