The City of Olean had a population of 14,030 as of July 1, 2018.
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.
Alternate Unofficial Names for Olean: Hamilton, Hesoh, Olean Point.
|Population in Households||13,793|
|Population in Familes||9,862|
|Population in Group Qrtrs||237|
|Median Household Income||$44,498|
|Average Household Income||$59,008|
|Per Capita Income||$26,361|
|Total Housing Units||7,152 (100%)|
|Owner Occupied HU||3,265 (45.7%)|
|Renter Occupied HU||2,971 (41.5%)|
|Vacant Housing Units||916 (12.8%)|
|Median Home Value||$83,159|
|Average Home Value||$101,761|
|Average Household Size||2.21|
|Average Family Size||3|
GROWTH RATE / YEAR
|Median Household Income||2.58%|
|Per Capita Income||3.02%|
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, 2018 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||# 143||88th|
|Population Density||# 363||70th|
|Diversity Index||# 545||55th|
|Median Household Income||# 1020||15th|
|Per Capita Income||# 883||26th|
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