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Olney, Maryland - Basic Facts

The Olney Census Designated Place had a population of 35,975 as of July 1, 2018. Olney ranks in the upper quartile for Diversity Index when compared to the other cities, towns and Census Designated Places (CDPs) in Maryland. See peer rankings below.

The primary coordinate point for Olney is located at latitude 39.1443 and longitude -77.0714 in Montgomery County. The formal boundaries for the Olney Census Designated Place (see map below) encompass a land area of 16.2 sq. miles and a water area of 0.05 sq. miles. Montgomery County is in the Eastern time zone (GMT -5). The elevation is 541 feet.

The Olney Census Designated Place (GNIS ID: 2389620) has a U1 Census Class Code which indicates a census designated place with an official federally recognized name. It also has a Functional Status Code of "S" which identifies a statistical entity.

The Olney Census Designated Place is located within District 8, a minor civil division (MCD) of Montgomery County.

Alternate Unofficial Names for Olney: Fair Hill, Machanicsville, Mechanicsville.

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Olney, MD Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2018)

POPULATION

Total Population 35,975
Population in Households 35,813
Population in Familes 32,623
Population in Group Qrtrs 162
Population Density2 2,221
Diversity Index3 61
 

INCOME

Median Household Income $133,417
Average Household Income $166,289
Per Capita Income $56,909

HOUSING

Total Housing Units 12,435 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 10,753 (86.5%)
Renter Occupied HU 1,532 (12.3%)
Vacant Housing Units 151 ( 1.2%)
Median Home Value $557,468
Average Home Value $607,675
 

HOUSEHOLDS

Total Households 12,284
Average Household Size 2.92
Family Households 9,988
Average Family Size 3
NOTES
  1. Demographics are point estimates for July 1st of the current year and each for the forecast years. See References for more information.
  2. Population Density = Total Population per square mile.
  3. The Diversity Index is a scale of 0 to 100 that represents the likelihood that two persons, chosen at random from the same area, belong to different race or ethnic groups. If an area's entire population belongs to one race AND one ethnic group, then the area has zero diversity. An area's diversity index increases to 100 when the population is evenly divided into two or more race/ethnic groups.

GROWTH RATE / YEAR

2010-2018 2018-2023
Population 0.74% 0.76%
Households 0.69% 0.67%
Families 0.68% 0.66%
Median Household Income   1.7%
Per Capita Income   2.33%

Olney, MD - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares Olney to the other 518 incorporated cities, towns and CDPs in Maryland 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.

Variable Description Rank Percentile
Total Population # 29 95th
Population Density # 172 67th
Diversity Index # 104 80th
Median Household Income # 33 94th
Per Capita Income # 44 92nd

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