Olive Branch is a city located in Alexander County Illinois. With a 2020 population of 608, it is the 835th largest city in Illinois and the 17978th largest city in the United States. Olive Branch is currently declining at a rate of -3.34% annually and its population has decreased by -6.46% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 650 in 2020. Spanning over 10 miles, Olive Branch has a population density of 63 people per square mile.
The average household income in Olive Branch is $49,202 with a poverty rate of 23.77%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $768 per month, and the median house value is $54,400. The median age in Olive Branch is 47.2 years, 43.1 years for males, and 58.3 years for females.
According to the most recent ACS, the racial composition of Olive Branchwas:
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The highest rate of high school graduation is among white people with a rate of 85.88%.
The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among white people with a rate of 6.02%.
100.00% of Olive Branch residents speak only English, while 0.00% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 0.00% of the population.
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The race most likely to be in poverty in Olive Branch is White, with 23.77% below the poverty level.
The race least likely to be in poverty in Olive Branch is Other, with NaN% below the poverty level.
The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 0.00%. Among those working part-time, it was 21.67%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 28.62%.
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Non citizens include legal permanent residents (green card holders), international students, temporary workers, humanitarian migrants, and illegal immigrants.
Born in Olive Branch
100.00% of Olive Branch residents were born in the United States, with 50.00% having been born in Illinois. 0.00% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Europe.