For population 25 years and over in Olive:
For population 15 years and over in Olive town:
335 residents are foreign born (5.0% Europe, 1.3% Latin America).
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units in 2000:
Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Albany, NY (54.6 miles , pop. 95,658).
Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Bronx, NY (78.9 miles , pop. 1,332,650).
Nearest cities: Shokan, NY (1.5 miles ), Hurley, NY (2.8 miles ), West Hurley, NY (2.9 miles ), Marbletown, NY (2.9 miles ), Stone Ridge, NY (3.0 miles ), Woodstock, NY (3.0 miles ), Phoenicia, NY (3.1 miles ).
Single-family new house construction building permits:
Latitude: 41.95 N, Longitude: 74.25 W
Area code commonly used in this area: 845
Full-time law enforcement employees in 2011, including police officers: 1 (1 officers).
Crime rates in Olive (2001):
Unemployment in July 2013:
Work and jobs in Olive: detailed stats about occupations, industries, unemployment, workers, commute
Average climate in Olive, New York
Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations
Olive-area historical tornado activity is significantly above New York state average. It is 11% smaller than the overall U.S. average.
On 7/10/1989, a category F4 (max. wind speeds 207-260 mph) tornado 31.7 miles away from the Olive town center injured 20 people and caused between $5,000,000 and $50,000,000 in damages.
On 5/29/1995, a category F4 tornado 45.6 miles away from the town center killed 3 people and injured 24 people and caused between $5,000,000 and $50,000,000 in damages.
Earthquake activity:Olive-area historical earthquake activity is slightly below New York state average. It is 92% smaller than the overall U.S. average.
On 6/17/1991 at 08:53:16, a magnitude 4.1 (4.0 MB, 4.0 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi, Class: Light, Intensity: IV - V) earthquake occurred 51.7 miles away from the city center
On 6/16/2000 at 04:02:53, a magnitude 3.3 (3.3 LG, Depth: 6.1 mi, Class: Light, Intensity: II - III) earthquake occurred 74.3 miles away from Olive center
On 7/24/2007 at 01:56:48, a magnitude 3.1 (3.1 MD, 2.7 LG, Depth: 9.3 mi) earthquake occurred 45.6 miles away from the city center
On 10/28/1991 at 20:58:26, a magnitude 3.0 (3.0 LG, Depth: 6.2 mi) earthquake occurred 70.3 miles away from the city center
Magnitude types: regional Lg-wave magnitude (LG), body-wave magnitude (MB), duration magnitude (MD)
Natural disasters:The number of natural disasters in Ulster County (23) is a lot greater than the US average (12).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 17
Emergencies Declared: 6
Causes of natural disasters: Storms: 10, Floods: 9, Blizzards: 2, Hurricanes: 2, Snowstorms: 2, Flood: 1, Power Outage: 1, Tropical Depression: 1, Tropical Storm: 1, Water Shortage: 1, Other: 2 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Hospitals/medical centers near Olive:
Amtrak station near Olive:
Local government website: www.town.olive.ny.us
Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Olive:
Ozone [ppb] level in 2010 was 32.5. This is about average. Closest monitor was 18.2 miles away from the city center.
Particulate Matter (PM2.5) [µ/m3] level in 2003 was 11.1. This is about average. Closest monitor was 24.9 miles away from the city center.
Sulfur Dioxide (SO2) [ppb] level in 2010 was 0.717. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 18.2 miles away from the city center.
Particulate Matter (PM10) [µ/m3] level in 2005 was 11.1. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 9.8 miles away from the city center.
Average household size:
Percentage of family households:
Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
Likely homosexual households (counted as self-reported same-sex unmarried-partner households)
Residents with income below the poverty level in 2009:
Residents with income below 50% of the poverty level in 2009:
22 people in other noninstitutional group quarters in 2000
15 people in college dormitories (includes college quarters off campus) in 2000
Olive compared to New York state average:
Most commonly used house heating fuel:
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2012 Presidential Elections Results
Graphs represent county-level data. Detailed 2008 Election Results
Religion statistics for Olive (based on Ulster County data)Percentage of population affiliated with a religious congregations: 50.63%
Breakdown of population affiliated with a religious congregations
Tables represent county-level data.
Food Environment Statistics:
Number of grocery stores: 45
Number of supercenters and club stores: 2
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 23
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 71
Number of full-service restaurants: 229
Adult diabetes rate:
Adult obesity rate:
Low-income preschool obesity rate:
5.55% of this county's 2006 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2005 ($47,363 average adjusted gross income)
0.10% of residents moved from foreign countries ($129 average AGI)
Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2005 and 2006:
5.88% of this county's 2005 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2006 ($39,681 average adjusted gross income)
0.05% of residents moved to foreign countries ($250 average AGI)
Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2005 and 2006:
Strongest AM radio stations in Olive:
Strongest FM radio stations in Olive:
TV broadcast stations around Olive:
National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
Number of bridges: 13See Full National Bridge Inventory Statistics for Olive, NY
Total length: 93 meters (305ft)
Total costs: $78,918,000
Total average daily traffic: 17,455
Total average daily truck traffic: 1,269
Total future (year 1998) average daily traffic: 24,437