The City of Olean had a population of 14,136 as of July 1, 2016.
The primary coordinate point for Olean is located at latitude 42.0839 and longitude -78.4351 in Cattaraugus County. The formal boundaries for the City of Olean (see map below) encompass a land area of 5.91 sq. miles and a water area of 0.26 sq. miles. Cattaraugus County is in the Eastern time zone (GMT -5). The elevation is 1,447 feet.
The City of Olean (GNIS ID: 979305) has a C5 Census Class Code which indicates an active incorporated place that is independent of any county subdivision and serves as a county subdivision equivalent. It also has a Functional Status Code of "A" which identifies an active government providing primary general-purpose functions.
Beneath the boundary map are tables with Olean population, income and housing data, five-year growth projections and peer comparisons for key demographic data. The estimates are for July 1, 2016.
Alternate Unofficial Names for Olean: Hamilton, Hesoh, Olean Point.
|Population in Households||13,900|
|Population in Familes||9,876|
|Population in Group Qrtrs||236|
|Average Household Size||2.18|
|Average Family Size||3|
|Total Housing Units||7,125 (100%)|
|Owner Occupied HU||3,294 (46.2%)|
|Renter Occupied HU||3,070 (43.1%)|
|Vacant Housing Units||761 (10.7%)|
|Median Home Value||$78,934|
|Average Home Value||$96,630|
|Median Household Income||$41,257|
|Average Household Income||$53,852|
|Per Capita Income||$24,376|
|(Compound Annual Growth Rates)|
|Median Household Income||2.03%|
|Per Capita Income||1.61%|
The table below compares Olean to the other 1,196 incorporated cities, towns and CDPs in New York by rank and percentile using July 1, 2016 data. The location Ranked # 1 has the highest value. A location that ranks higher than 75% of its peers would be in the 75th percentile of the peer group.
|Total Population||# 144||88th|
|Population Density1||# 361||70th|
|Diversity Index2||# 525||56th|
|Median Household Income||# 1040||13th|
|Per Capita Income||# 891||26th|
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