Olive Branch, MS
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Olive Branch profile

Living in Olive Branch

Olive Branch is a medium-sized city located in the state of Mississippi. With a population of 39,711 people and ten constituent neighborhoods, Olive Branch is the sixth largest community in Mississippi.

Olive Branch real estate is some of the most expensive in Mississippi, although Olive Branch house values don't compare to the most expensive real estate in the U.S.

Olive Branch is neither predominantly blue-collar nor white-collar, instead having a mixed workforce of both blue-collar and white-collar jobs. Overall, Olive Branch is a city of sales and office workers, professionals, and service providers. There are especially a lot of people living in Olive Branch who work in office and administrative support (13.23%), management occupations (9.01%), and sales jobs (7.86%).

The city of Olive Branch is a decent size, but despite this, it doesn't have a viable public transit system that people can use to get to work.

The percentage of people in Olive Branch who are college-educated is somewhat higher than the average US community of 21.84%: 27.49% of adults in Olive Branch have at least a bachelor's degree.

The per capita income in Olive Branch in 2018 was $32,083, which is wealthy relative to Mississippi, and upper middle income relative to the rest of the US. This equates to an annual income of $128,332 for a family of four. However, Olive Branch contains both very wealthy and poor people as well.

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

The most common language spoken in Olive Branch is English. Other important languages spoken here include Spanish and Vietnamese.