Olive Hill is a very small city located in the state of Kentucky. With a population of 1,599 people and four constituent neighborhoods, Olive Hill is the 214th largest community in Kentucky.
Olive Hill is neither predominantly blue-collar nor white-collar, instead having a mixed workforce of both blue-collar and white-collar jobs. Overall, Olive Hill is a city of service providers, sales and office workers, and professionals. There are especially a lot of people living in Olive Hill who work in office and administrative support (14.07%), teaching (11.39%), and healthcare (7.71%).
As is often the case in a small city, Olive Hill doesn't have a public transportation system that people use for their commute.
The citizens of Olive Hill are slightly less educated than the national average of 21.84% for the average city or town: 16.19% of adults in Olive Hill have a bachelor's degree or advanced degree
The per capita income in Olive Hill in 2010 was $16,963, which is lower middle income relative to Kentucky, and low income relative to the rest of the US. This equates to an annual income of $67,852 for a family of four. However, Olive Hill contains both very wealthy and poor people as well. Olive Hill also has one of the higher rates of people living in poverty in the nation, with 34.45% of its population below the federal poverty line.
The people who call Olive Hill home describe themselves as belonging to a variety of racial and ethnic groups. The greatest number of Olive Hill residents report their race to be White, followed by Asian. Important ancestries of people in Olive Hill include German, English, Scottish, and Dutch.
The most common language spoken in Olive Hill is English. Other important languages spoken here include Arabic and Chinese.