Population density (sq mi)1,24622891
Median age41.737.437.7
Male/Female ratio0.9:11.0:11.0:1
Married (15yrs & older)58%55%55%
Families w/ Kids under 1841%44%43%
Speak English97%77%79%
Speak Spanish1%13%13%

Key findings

  • The population density in Olney is 447% higher than Illinois
  • The median age in Olney is 11% higher than Illinois
  • In Olney 96.56% of the population is White
  • In Olney 0.87% of the population is Black
  • In Olney 0.90% of the population is Asian

Compare Olney, IL Demographics


      Olney population breakdown by race

      American Indian0.44%0.23%0.82%
      Native Hawaiian0.00%0.03%0.18%
      Mixed race1.23%2.34%3.06%
      Other race0.00%5.86%4.75%
      In Olney, 1.5% of people are of Hispanic or Latino origin.
      Please note: Hispanics may be of any race, so also are included in any/all of the applicable race categories above.

      Household income distribution

      Place of birth by citizenship

      Olney age breakdown

      Marital status

      Age of children in married couples

      Source: The Olney, IL demographics data displayed above is derived from the 2016 United States Census Bureau American Community Survey (ACS).