For population 25 years and over in Olathe:
For population 15 years and over in Olathe town:
342 residents are foreign born (18.4% Latin America).
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2011: $660 (0.5%)
Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Lakewood, CO (172.1 miles , pop. 144,126).
Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Colorado Springs, CO (173.0 miles , pop. 360,890).
Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Phoenix, AZ (419.2 miles , pop. 1,321,045).
Nearest cities: Delta, CO (3.2 miles ), Montrose, CO (3.3 miles ), Orchard City, CO (3.8 miles ), Hotchkiss, CO (4.4 miles ), Cedaredge, CO (4.5 miles ), Crawford, CO (4.6 miles ), Paonia, CO (5.3 miles ), Loghill Village, CO (5.5 miles ).
Single-family new house construction building permits:
Latitude: 38.61 N, Longitude: 107.98 W
Area code: 970
City-data.com crime rate counts serious crimes more heavily. It adjusts for the number of visitors and daily workers commuting into cities.
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Crime rate in Olathe detailed stats: murders, rapes, robberies, assaults, burglaries, thefts, arson
Full-time law enforcement employees in 2011, including police officers: 6 (6 officers).
Population change in the 1990s: +329 (+26.4%).
Work and jobs in Olathe: detailed stats about occupations, industries, unemployment, workers, commute
Average climate in Olathe, Colorado
Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations
Earthquake activity:Olathe-area historical earthquake activity is significantly above Colorado state average. It is 11% greater than the overall U.S. average.
On 9/13/1994 at 06:01:23, a magnitude 4.6 (4.4 MB, 4.6 ML, Depth: 6.2 mi, Class: Light, Intensity: IV - V) earthquake occurred 31.5 miles away from the city center
On 5/27/2000 at 21:58:18, a magnitude 4.3 (4.3 ML, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 51.0 miles away from Olathe center
On 11/7/2004 at 06:54:59, a magnitude 4.1 (4.1 ML, Depth: 0.4 mi) earthquake occurred 56.7 miles away from the city center
On 8/9/2001 at 22:38:54, a magnitude 4.0 (4.0 ML, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 79.7 miles away from the city center
On 2/10/2006 at 21:48:13, a magnitude 3.8 (3.8 MW, 3.8 ML, Depth: 3.1 mi, Class: Light, Intensity: II - III) earthquake occurred 74.1 miles away from Olathe center
On 6/20/2002 at 22:17:04, a magnitude 3.6 (3.6 ML, Depth: 0.6 mi) earthquake occurred 36.9 miles away from the city center
Magnitude types: body-wave magnitude (MB), local magnitude (ML), moment magnitude (MW)
Natural disasters:The number of natural disasters in Montrose County (6) is smaller than the US average (12).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 4
Emergencies Declared: 1
Causes of natural disasters: Floods: 2, Fires: 2, Heavy Rain: 1, Landslide: 1, Mudslide: 1, Flood: 1, Hurricane: 1, Landslide: 1, Storm: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
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Airports and heliports located in Olathe:
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Particulate Matter (PM10) [µ/m3] level in 2010 was 27.2. This is worse than average. There were 5 monitors within city limits.
Particulate Matter (PM2.5) [µ/m3] level in 2010 was 8.43. This is about average. There were 15 monitors within city limits.
Ozone [ppb] level in 2010 was 28.8. This is about average. There were 8 monitors within city limits.
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2011: 20.0%
(17.9% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 0.0% for Black residents, 24.6% for Hispanic or Latino residents, 0.0% for American Indian residents, 67.0% for other race residents, 0.0% for two or more races residents)
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Likely homosexual households (counted as self-reported same-sex unmarried-partner households)
67 people in nursing homes in 2000
People in group quarters in Olathe in 2010:
6 people in homes for the mentally retarded in 2000
Olathe compared to Colorado state average:
Banks with branches in Olathe (2011 data):
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Religion statistics for Olathe (based on Montrose County data)Percentage of population affiliated with a religious congregations: 29.67%
Breakdown of population affiliated with a religious congregations
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Food Environment Statistics:
Number of grocery stores: 8
Number of supercenters and club stores: 1
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 1
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 13
Number of full-service restaurants: 29
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Olathe government finances in 2002(per resident):
9.34% of this county's 2006 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2005 ($39,417 average adjusted gross income)
10 or fewer of this county's residents moved from foreign countries between 2005 and 2006.
Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2005 and 2006:
7.37% of this county's 2005 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2006 ($37,421 average adjusted gross income)
10 or fewer of this county's residents moved to foreign countries between 2005 and 2006.
Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2005 and 2006:
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Olathe fatal accident list:
Jul 31, 1996 05:15 PM, 50, Vehicles: 2, Persons: 5, Fatalities: 1
National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
Number of bridges: 2
Total length: 4 meters (13ft)
Total average daily traffic: 3,835
Total average daily truck traffic: 204
Total future (year 2028) average daily traffic: 5,822
FCC Registered Antenna Towers:12 (See the full list of FCC Registered Antenna Towers in Olathe)
FCC Registered Commercial Land Mobile Towers:1
FCC Registered Microwave Towers:7 (See the full list of FCC Registered Microwave Towers in this town)
FCC Registered Paging Towers:2 (See the full list of FCC Registered Paging Towers)
FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:12 (See the full list of FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses in Olathe)
FAA Registered Aircraft:18 (See the full list of FAA Registered Aircraft in Olathe)
2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System Incidents:
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