NY

National Population : 333,590,059
New York State Population : 18,700,215

About Olean, NY

Olean, NY is located in Cattaraugus County in the state of New York.

The total City Population for Olean is about 18,775 with about 879 people per square mile, and the larger Metro Area Population is about 20,755.

The Average Home Value is $78,600.00, which is roughly 71% lower than the Average Home Value of $267,700.00 for the state of New York, and roughly 58% lower than the National Average of $188,692.00.

The Median Income Per Household is about $45,326.00, which is roughly 34% lower than the Average Median Income Per Household of $68,931.00 for the state of New York, and roughly 21% lower than the National Average of $57,518.00.

Employment

The Unemployment Rate for Olean is about 6.3%.

New York is ranked #2 out of 52 for Best and Worst States to Work in America, with an overall score of 85.46 out of 100.

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Voting

Cattaraugus County voted Republican in the 2020 Presidential Election with a very significant difference of 46.39% between the winner and runner up.

Voting Results by Party

Republican: 63.27%
Democratic: 33.92%
Libertarian: 1.29%
Other: 1.2%
Green: 0.32%


Nearby Locations

Allegany, NY (3.77 mi.)
Portville, NY (5.59 mi.)
Ischua, NY (8.28 mi.)
Hinsdale, NY (8.28 mi.)
Ceres, NY (9.30 mi.)
Limestone, NY (11.45 mi.)
Kill Buck, NY (11.92 mi.)
Cuba, NY (12.05 mi.)
Great Valley, NY (12.36 mi.)
Little Genesee, NY (13.02 mi.)
Little Genese, NY (13.02 mi.)
Bolivar, NY (13.77 mi.)
Black Creek, NY (16.52 mi.)
Friendship, NY (16.92 mi.)
Franklinville, NY (17.38 mi.)
Salamanca, NY (18.69 mi.)
Ellicottville, NY (18.81 mi.)

Additional Location Details

Zip Code(s) : 14760
Latitude : 42.082179
Longitude : -78.416230
TimeZone : Eastern (GMT -05:00)
Daylight Saving : Yes
Region : Northeast
Average Elevation : 1418 ft.
Area Code(s) : 716, 585

Demographic Details

Average # of People Per Household : 2.21
Male Population Estimate : 48.26%
Female Population Estimate : 51.74%
Median Age : 41.0
Male Median Age : 39.2
Female Median Age : 42.9

White Population Estimate : 94.38%
Black Population Estimate : 4.78%
Hispanic Population Estimate : 1.99%
Asian Population Estimate : 1.44%
Hawaiian Population Estimate : 0.05%
Indian Population Estimate : 1.33%
Other Population Estimate : 0.70%

Crime Details

NOTE: Crime is available at the County level so this doesn't necessarily represent the city of Olean specifically.
Average # of Homicides for Cattaraugus County: About 2 per 100,000 People
(last recorded in 2014)

Average # of Violent Crimes for Cattaraugus County: About 197 per 100,000 People
(last recorded in 2021)

Cattaraugus County is about 47% lower than the national average of about 4 homicides per 100,000 people, and about 31% lower than the national average of about 288 violent crimes per 100,000 people.