Olympia Fields, Illinois Population 2021

4,720
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Olympia Fields is a city located in Cook County Illinois. With a 2020 population of 4,720, it is the 342nd largest city in Illinois and the 4927th largest city in the United States . Olympia Fields is currently declining at a rate of -0.74% annually and its population has decreased by -5.37% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 4,988 in 2010. Olympia Fields reached it's highest population of 4,977 in 2013. Spanning over 3 miles, Olympia Fields has a population density of 1,606 people per square mile.

The average household income in Olympia Fields is $118,726 with a poverty rate of 3.26%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $1,866 per month, and the median house value is $226,500. The median age in Olympia Fields is 48.4 years, 42.8 years for males, and 53.4 years for females.

Olympia Fields Demographics

According to the most recent ACS, the racial composition of Olympia Fields was:

  • Black or African American: 73.43%
  • White: 21.82%
  • Two or more races: 3.15%
  • Asian: 1.39%
  • Other race: 0.21%
  • Native American: 0.00%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0.00%
The current population of Olympia Fields, Illinois is 4,720 based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates. The US Census estimates the 2018 population at 4,825.The last official US Census in 2010 recorded the population at 4,988.

Olympia Fields, Illinois Population 2021

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
Black or African American3,54073.43%
White1,05221.82%
Two or More Races1523.15%
Asian671.39%
Some Other Race100.21%
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Olympia Fields Population by Race

Olympia Fields Population Pyramid $2021

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Olympia Fields Median Age

48.4


Total

42.8


Male

53.4


Female

Olympia Fields Adults

There are 3,884 adults, (1,436 of whom are seniors) in Olympia Fields.

Olympia Fields Age Dependency

96.9

Age Dependency Ratio

58.7

Old Age Dependency Ratio

38.3

Child Dependency Ratio

Olympia Fields Sex Ratio

Female

2,530

52.48%

Male

2,291

47.52%

Olympia Fields Population by Age

Olympia Fields Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

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Olympia Fields Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married92.8%7.2%
All83.6%16.4%
Non Family77.4%22.6%
Female76.6%23.4%
Male66.7%33.3%

83.6%

Rate of Home Ownership

Olympia Fields Households and Families

Type Count Average Size Owned
All1,8182.683.6
Married8523.1992.8
Non Family6461.1377.4
Male1624.5766.7
Female1583.4276.6

3.38

Average Family Size

2.6

Average Household Size

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Olympia Fields Households by Type

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Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade521.48%
9th to 12th Grade832.36%
High School Graduate58016.47%
Some College67619.19%
Associates Degree3409.65%
Bachelors Degree78522.29%
Graduate Degree1,00628.56%
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Olympia Fields Educational Attainment by Sex (over 25)

Olympia Fields Educational Attainment by Race

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Race Total High School Bachelors
Black2,4752,3701,228
White960960533
Asian582828
2+ Races19192
Other Race1010

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

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among white people with a rate of 55.52%.

Olympia Fields Educational Attainment by Race

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Name Average Male Female
Overall$54,671$67,845$47,386
Less Than 9th Grade$15,461$$
High School Graduate$$$
Some College$64,022$85,436$
Bachelors Degree$54,318$68,190$38,681
Graduate Degree$60,729$61,250$59,432

$54,671

Average Earnings

$67,845

Average Male

$47,386

Average Female

Olympia Fields Earnings by Educational Attainment

Olympia Fields Language by Age

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Olympia Fields Language

95.63% of Olympia Fields residents speak only English, while 4.37% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Other Indo-European, which is spoken by 2.16% of the population.

Olympia Fields Language

Olympia Fields Poverty by Race

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Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
Multiple1527247.37%
Black3,503421.20%
White991363.63%
Asian6745.97%

3.26%

Overall Poverty Rate

2.95%

Male Poverty Rate

3.54%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Olympia Fields

The race most likely to be in poverty in Olympia Fields is Multiple, with 47.37% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Olympia Fields is Black, with 1.20% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 0.13%. Among those working part-time, it was 2.82%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 3.75%.

Olympia Fields Poverty

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Name Poverty
Some College3.18%
Bachelors or Greater2.79%
High School0.00%
Less Than 9th Grade0.00%

Olympia Fields Poverty Rate by Education

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Rate Poverty
Female Unemployed14.86%
Male Employed0.38%
Female Employed0.00%
Male Unemployed0.00%

Olympia Fields Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Olympia Fields Income by Household Type

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Name Median Mean
Households$98,977$118,726
Families$121,845$135,433
Married Families$141,184-
Non Families$63,611$87,669
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Income by Household Type

Olympia Fields Marital Status

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Marriage Rates

46.1%

Overall Marriage Rate

50.6%

Male Marriage Rate

42.0%

Female Marriage Rate

Olympia Fields Married by Age and Sex

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Olympia Fields 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 35-44.

Olympia Fields Marital Status by Race

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Olympia Fields Marital Status

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356

Number of Veterans

356

Male Veterans

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Vietnam99
Korea55
World War II43
First Gulf War37
Second Gulf War15

Olympia Fields Veterans by War

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Age Group Veterans
75+187
65 to 7499
35 to 5437
55 to 6418
18 to 3415

Olympia Fields Veterans by Age

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Name Veterans % of Total
Black2097.51%
White13713.71%
Other Race10100.00%

Olympia Fields Veterans by Race

Olympia Fields Veterans by Education

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2.81%

Veteran Poverty Rate

24.72%

Veteran Disability Rate

Olympia Fields Veterans by Education

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58.4%

Labor Force Participation

52.4%

Employment Rate

10.3%

Unemployment Rate

Olympia Fields Employment by Age

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Olympia Fields Employment by Race

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Olympia Fields 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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73.03%

Born in Olympia Fields

96.10%

Native Born

3.90%

Foreign Born

1.66%

Non Citizen

2.24%

Naturalized

Place of Birth

96.10% of Olympia Fields residents were born in the United States, with 73.03% having been born in Illinois. 1.66% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Europe.

Olympia Fields Place of Birth

Year Population Growth Annual Growth Rate
20214,720-35-0.74%
20204,755-35-0.73%
20194,790-35-0.73%
20184,825-50-1.03%
20174,875-40-0.81%
20164,915-36-0.73%
20154,951-23-0.46%
20144,974-3-0.06%
20134,97790.18%
20124,968220.44%
20114,946190.39%
20104,9271950.40%
20004,7324841.08%
19904,2481020.24%
19804,1466681.77%
19703,4780.00%

Olympia Fields Population by Year