Olivette is a somewhat small city located in the state of Missouri. With a population of 7,870 people and two constituent neighborhoods, Olivette is the 102nd 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 91.55% of the workforce employed in white-collar jobs, well above the national average. Overall, Olivette is a city of professionals, sales and office workers, and managers. There are especially a lot of people living in Olivette who work in management occupations (14.45%), office and administrative support (12.34%), and sales jobs (11.68%).
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.
Do you have a 4-year college degree or graduate degree? If so, you may feel right at home in Olivette. 59.52% 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 2010 was $47,985, which is wealthy relative to Missouri and the nation. This equates to an annual income of $191,940 for a family of four. However, Olivette contains both very wealthy and poor people as well.
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 Irish, Russian, English, and Polish.
Olivette also has a high percentage of its population that was born in another country: 18.82%.
The most common language spoken in Olivette is English. Other important languages spoken here include Chinese and Spanish.