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Olivette, MO
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Olivette profile

Living in Olivette

Olivette is a somewhat small city located in the state of Missouri. With a population of 8,393 people and two associated neighborhoods, Olivette is the 94th largest community in Missouri.

Olivette home prices are not only among the most expensive in Missouri, but Olivette real estate also consistently ranks among the most expensive in America.

Also of interest is that Olivette has more people living here who work in computers and math than 95% of the places in the US.

Telecommuters are a relatively large percentage of the workforce: 23.44% of people work from home. While this number may seem small overall, as a fraction of the total workforce it is high relative to the nation. These workers are often telecommuters who work in knowledge-based, white-collar professions. For example, Silicon Valley has large numbers of people who telecommute. Other at-home workers may be self-employed people who operate small businesses out of their homes.

Olivette is a good choice for families with children because of several factors. Many other families with children live here, making it a place where both parents and children are more likely to develop social ties with other families. The city’s good public school district and large population of college-educated adults provide an environment conducive to academic success. Many people own their own single-family homes, providing areas for children to play and stability in the community. Finally, Olivette’s overall crime rate is lower than average for the country.

If knowledge is power, Olivette is a pretty powerful place. 69.09% of the adults in Olivette have earned a 4-year college degree, masters degree, MD, law degree, or even PhD. Compare that to the national average of 21.84% for all cities and towns.

The per capita income in Olivette in 2018 was $57,308, which is wealthy relative to Missouri and the nation. This equates to an annual income of $229,232 for a family of four.

Olivette is an extremely ethnically-diverse city. The people who call Olivette home describe themselves as belonging to a variety of racial and ethnic groups. The greatest number of Olivette residents report their race to be White, followed by Black or African-American. Important ancestries of people in Olivette include German, English, Italian, Polish, and Irish.

Foreign born people are also an important part of Olivette's cultural character, accounting for 15.50% of the city’s population.

The most common language spoken in Olivette is English. Other important languages spoken here include Chinese and African languages.

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