Mount Olive, Illinois Population 2022

1,999
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Mount Olive is a city located in Macoupin County Illinois. With a 2020 population of 1,999, it is the 497th largest city in Illinois and the 10952nd largest city in the United States. Mount Olive is currently declining at a rate of -0.40% annually and its population has decreased by -2.58% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 2,052 in 2020. Spanning over 1 miles, Mount Olive has a population density of 1,733 people per square mile.

The average household income in Mount Olive is $62,253 with a poverty rate of 12.52%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $671 per month, and the median house value is $78,700. The median age in Mount Olive is 40.9 years, 43.5 years for males, and 39.3 years for females.

Mount Olive Demographics

According to the most recent ACS, the racial composition of Mount Olivewas:

  • White: 97.95%
  • Asian: 1.02%
  • Two or more races: 0.58%
  • Black or African American: 0.44%
  • Native American: 0.00%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0.00%
  • Other race: 0.00%
The current population of Mount Olive, Illinois is 1,999 based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates.The last official US Census in 2020 recorded the population at 2,052.

Mount Olive, Illinois Population 2022

Population by Race

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Mount Olive Population by Race

Mount Olive Population Pyramid 2022

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Mount Olive Median Age

45.9


Total

48.2


Male

44.3


Female

Mount Olive Adults

There are 1,646 adults, (460 of whom are seniors) in Mount Olive.

Mount Olive Age Dependency

Age Dependency Ratio

38.8

Old Age Dependency Ratio

34.2

Child Dependency Ratio

Mount Olive Sex Ratio

Female

1,019

49.66%

Male

1,033

50.34%

Mount Olive Population by Age

Mount Olive Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

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Mount Olive Household Types

70.8%

Rate of Home Ownership

Mount Olive Households and Families

2.71

Average Family Size

2.29

Average Household Size

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Mount Olive Households by Type

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Mount Olive Educational Attainment by Sex (over 25)

Mount Olive Educational Attainment by Race

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The highest rate of high school graduation is among black people with a rate of 100.00%.

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among asian people with a rate of 100.00%.

Mount Olive Educational Attainment by Race

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$32,367

Average Earnings

$37,383

Average Male

$30,203

Average Female

Mount Olive Earnings by Educational Attainment

Mount Olive Language by Age

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Mount Olive Language

98.92% of Mount Olive residents speak only English, while 1.08% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Asian and Pacific Island languages, which is spoken by 1.08% of the population.

Mount Olive Language

Mount Olive Poverty by Race

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12.52%

Overall Poverty Rate

8.81%

Male Poverty Rate

16.29%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Mount Olive

The race most likely to be in poverty in Mount Olive is Black, with 100.00% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Mount Olive is Other, with NaN% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 1.92%. Among those working part-time, it was 22.22%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 14.77%.

Mount Olive Poverty

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Mount Olive Poverty Rate by Education

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Mount Olive Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Mount Olive Income by Household Type

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Income by Household Type

Mount Olive Marital Status

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Marriage Rates

53.6%

Overall Marriage Rate

55.9%

Male Marriage Rate

51.4%

Female Marriage Rate

Mount Olive Married by Age and Sex

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Mount Olive Marriage

The age group where males are most likely to be married is Over 65, while the female age group most likely to be married is 45-54.

Mount Olive Marital Status by Race

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Mount Olive Marital Status

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262

Number of Veterans

Male Veterans

Female Veterans

Mount Olive Veterans by War

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Mount Olive Veterans by Age

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Mount Olive Veterans by Race

Mount Olive Veterans by Education

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4.58%

Veteran Poverty Rate

34.73%

Veteran Disability Rate

Mount Olive Veterans by Education

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53.9%

Labor Force Participation

52.1%

Employment Rate

3.4%

Unemployment Rate

Mount Olive Employment by Age

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Mount Olive Employment by Race

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Mount Olive Employment by Education

Origin of Non-Citizens

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

Origin of Naturalized Citizens

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83.04%

Born in Mount Olive

99.66%

Native Born

0.34%

Foreign Born

0.19%

Non Citizen

0.15%

Naturalized

Place of Birth

99.66% of Mount Olive residents were born in the United States, with 83.04% having been born in Illinois. 0.19% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Asia.

Mount Olive Place of Birth

Note: 2021 and 2022 data is projected

Mount Olive Population by Year