Olivette, MO
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Living in Olivette


Olivette is a somewhat small city located in the state of Missouri. With a population of 8,504 people and two constituent 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.

Olivette is a decidedly white-collar city, with fully 88.07% of the workforce employed in white-collar jobs, well above the national average. Overall, Olivette is a city of professionals, managers, and sales and office workers. There are especially a lot of people living in Olivette who work in management occupations (14.18%), teaching (13.80%), and business and financial occupations (9.34%).

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: 17.30% 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.

Do you have a 4-year college degree or graduate degree? If so, you may feel right at home in Olivette. 67.40% of adults here have a 4-year degree or graduate degree, whereas the national average for all cities and towns is just 21.84%.

The per capita income in Olivette in 2018 was $51,402, which is wealthy relative to Missouri and the nation. This equates to an annual income of $205,608 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, Russian, Irish, and Polish.

Foreign born people are also an important part of Olivette's cultural character, accounting for 18.58% 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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