Olivet, Michigan

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Population in 2017: 1,683 (0% urban, 100% rural).
Population change since 2000: -4.3%
 
Males: 842  (50.0%)
Females: 841  (50.0%)
Median resident age:

22.2 years
Michigan median age:

39.8 years

Zip codes: 49076.

Estimated median household income in 2017: $44,856 (it was $34,474 in 2000)
Olivet:

$44,856
MI:

$54,909

Estimated per capita income in 2017: $17,003 (it was $11,682 in 2000)

Olivet city income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2017: $121,996 (it was $87,900 in 2000)
Olivet:

$121,996
MI:

$155,700

Mean prices in 2017: all housing units: $174,461; detached houses: $181,784; townhouses or other attached units: $175,287; in 2-unit structures: $114,527; in 3-to-4-unit structures: $210,939; in 5-or-more-unit structures: $77,525; mobile homes: $52,639

Median gross rent in 2017: $671.

March 2019 cost of living index in Olivet: 81.2 (low, U.S. average is 100)
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2017: 22.4%
(21.9% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 100.0% for Hispanic or Latino residents, 44.8% for two or more races residents)
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  • Races in Olivet, MI (2017)
    • 1,40488.5%White alone
    • 744.7%Black alone
    • 553.5%Native Hawaiian and Other
      Pacific Islander alone
    • 392.5%Two or more races
    • 211.3%Hispanic
    • 90.6%Asian alone
    • 90.6%Other race alone
    • 40.3%American Indian alone

Races in Olivet detailed stats: ancestries, foreign born residents, place of birth



According to our research of Michigan and other state lists, there were 8 registered sex offenders living in Olivet, Michigan as of January 21, 2021.
The ratio of all residents to sex offenders in Olivet is 198 to 1.


Crime rates in Olivet by year

Type

2010

2011

2012

2013

2015

2016

2017

2018

Murders
(per 100,000)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
Rapes
(per 100,000)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
1
(62.2)
0
(0.0)
2
(124.0)
0
(0.0)
1
(58.6)
2
(118.0)
Robberies
(per 100,000)
1
(55.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
1
(62.1)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
Assaults
(per 100,000)
2
(110.0)
2
(124.7)
0
(0.0)
1
(62.1)
0
(0.0)
1
(62.1)
1
(58.6)
2
(118.0)
Burglaries
(per 100,000)
7
(384.8)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
2
(124.2)
2
(124.0)
0
(0.0)
1
(58.6)
5
(295.0)
Thefts
(per 100,000)
21
(1,154)
18
(1,122)
9
(559.4)
7
(434.8)
12
(744.0)
13
(807.0)
6
(351.5)
14
(826.0)
Auto thefts
(per 100,000)
2
(110.0)
0
(0.0)
1
(62.2)
1
(62.1)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
Arson
(per 100,000)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
1
(58.6)
0
(0.0)
City-Data.com crime index (higher means more crime, U.S. average = 274.0)120.469.877.143.5137.663.376.7171.7

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City-data.com crime index in Olivet, MI

Crime rate in Olivet detailed stats: murders, rapes, robberies, assaults, burglaries, thefts, arson

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2018, including police officers: 2 (2 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

1.18
Michigan average:

1.66
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Ancestries: German (24.4%), English (14.4%), American (10.9%), Irish (7.4%), European (6.8%), Italian (4.6%).

Current Local Time: EST time zone

Elevation: 940 feet

Land area: 1.01 square miles.

Population density: 1,661 people per square mile   (low).

Olivet, Michigan map

26 residents are foreign born

This city:

1.6%
Michigan:

100.0%

Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2017: $2,388 (1.8%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2017: $2,191 (1.6%)

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Battle Creek, MI (17.0 miles , pop. 53,364).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Toledo, OH (87.6 miles , pop. 313,619).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Chicago, IL (147.4 miles , pop. 2,896,016).

Nearest cities:

Bellevue, MI (2.2 miles ),
Charlotte, MI (3.0 miles ),
Marshall, MI (3.5 miles ),
Springport, MI (3.5 miles ),
Vermontville, MI (3.7 miles ),
Brownlee Park, MI (3.7 miles ),
Nashville, MI (3.7 miles ),
Eaton Rapids, MI (3.8 miles )

Latitude: 42.44 N, Longitude: 84.92 W

Area code: 269

Distribution of median household income in Olivet, MI in 2017
Distribution of house value in Olivet, MI in 2017
Olivet satellite photo by USGS
Unemployment in March 2019:
Here:

3.5%
Michigan:

4.4%
Population change in the 1990s: +157 (+9.8%).
Most common industries in Olivet, MI (%)
Both Males Females
Most common industries in 2000
  • Educational services (21.3%)
  • Accommodation & food services (14.2%)
  • Food & beverage stores (7.0%)
  • Metal & metal products (6.8%)
  • Transportation equipment (6.7%)
  • Construction (4.9%)
  • Health care (4.0%)
Most common industries for males in 2000
  • Educational services (17.6%)
  • Accommodation & food services (12.6%)
  • Transportation equipment (9.5%)
  • Metal & metal products (8.8%)
  • Construction (8.5%)
  • Food & beverage stores (5.0%)
  • Machinery (3.5%)
Most common industries for females in 2000
  • Educational services (24.9%)
  • Accommodation & food services (15.8%)
  • Food & beverage stores (8.9%)
  • Health care (6.7%)
  • Finance & insurance (5.7%)
  • Social assistance (5.2%)
  • Metal & metal products (4.9%)
Most common occupations in Olivet, MI (%)
Both Males Females
Most common occupations in 2000
  • Other management occupations, except farmers and farm managers (7.0%)
  • Drafters, engineering, and mapping technicians (6.5%)
  • Other office and administrative support workers, including supervisors (6.0%)
  • Other production occupations, including supervisors (4.9%)
  • Driver/sales workers and truck drivers (4.1%)
  • Cashiers (3.7%)
  • Metal workers and plastic workers (3.6%)
Most common occupations for males in 2000
  • Other management occupations, except farmers and farm managers (10.1%)
  • Driver/sales workers and truck drivers (8.3%)
  • Other production occupations, including supervisors (8.0%)
  • Metal workers and plastic workers (6.8%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (6.0%)
  • Material recording, scheduling, dispatching, and distributing workers (5.8%)
  • Electrical equipment mechanics and other installation, maintenance, and repair workers, including supervisors (5.0%)
Most common occupations for females in 2000
  • Drafters, engineering, and mapping technicians (12.1%)
  • Other office and administrative support workers, including supervisors (10.1%)
  • Cashiers (7.4%)
  • Waiters and waitresses (4.4%)
  • Financial clerks, except bookkeeping, accounting and auditing clerks (4.4%)
  • Cooks and food preparation workers (3.9%)
  • Other food preparation and serving workers, including supervisors (3.9%)

Average climate in Olivet, Michigan

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

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Tornado activity:

Olivet-area historical tornado activity is above Michigan state average. It is 64% greater than the overall U.S. average.

On 4/2/1977, a category F4 (max. wind speeds 207-260 mph) tornado 5.1 miles away from the Olivet city center killed one person and injured 44 people and caused between $500,000 and $5,000,000 in damages.

On 4/2/1977, a category F4 tornado 21.3 miles away from the city center injured 10 people and caused between $500,000 and $5,000,000 in damages.

Earthquake activity:

Olivet-area historical earthquake activity is slightly above Michigan state average. It is 86% smaller than the overall U.S. average.

On 1/31/1986 at 16:46:43, a magnitude 5.0 (5.0 MB, Class: Moderate, Intensity: VI - VII) earthquake occurred 201.9 miles away from the city center
On 9/25/1998 at 19:52:52, a magnitude 5.2 (4.8 MB, 4.3 MS, 5.2 LG, 4.5 MW, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 241.9 miles away from Olivet center
On 7/12/1986 at 08:19:37, a magnitude 4.5 (4.5 MB, Class: Light, Intensity: IV - V) earthquake occurred 134.9 miles away from the city center
On 4/18/2008 at 09:36:59, a magnitude 5.4 (5.1 MB, 4.8 MS, 5.4 MW, 5.2 MW, Depth: 8.9 mi) earthquake occurred 317.0 miles away from the city center
On 7/27/1980 at 18:52:21, a magnitude 5.2 (5.1 MB, 4.7 MS, 5.0 UK, 5.2 UK) earthquake occurred 297.7 miles away from the city center
On 6/10/1987 at 23:48:54, a magnitude 5.1 (4.9 MB, 4.4 MS, 4.6 MS, 5.1 LG) earthquake occurred 294.8 miles away from Olivet center
Magnitude types: regional Lg-wave magnitude (LG), body-wave magnitude (MB), surface-wave magnitude (MS), moment magnitude (MW)

Natural disasters:

The number of natural disasters in Eaton County (10) is smaller than the US average (13).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 5
Emergencies Declared: 5

Causes of natural disasters: Storms: 5, Floods: 3, Tornadoes: 3, Snowstorms: 2, Blizzard: 1, Freeze: 1, Hurricane: 1, Power Outage: 1, Wind: 1, Winter Storm: 1 (Note: some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Olivet topographic map

Hospitals and medical centers near Olivet:

  • EATON MANOR, INC (Nursing Home, about 9 miles away; CHARLOTTE, MI)
  • HAYES GREEN BEACH MEMORIAL HOSPITAL Critical Access Hospitals (about 10 miles away; CHARLOTTE, MI)
  • FMC - CHARLOTTE (Dialysis Facility, about 10 miles away; CHARLOTTE, MI)
  • EATON COUNTY MEDICAL CARE FACI (Nursing Home, about 11 miles away; CHARLOTTE, MI)
  • HAYES GREEN BEACH HOMECARE (Home Health Center, about 11 miles away; CHARLOTTE, MI)
  • MARSHALL NURSING AND REHABILITATION COMMUNITY (Nursing Home, about 12 miles away; MARSHALL, MI)
  • TENDERCARE MARSHALL (Nursing Home, about 12 miles away; MARSHALL, MI)

Amtrak stations near Olivet:

  • 16 miles: ALBION (300 N. EATON ST.) . Services: enclosed waiting area, public payphones, free short-term parking, free long-term parking.
  • 17 miles: BATTLE CREEK (104 CAPITAL AVE. SW) . Services: ticket office, partially wheelchair accessible, enclosed waiting area, public restrooms, public payphones, vending machines, free short-term parking, free long-term parking, taxi stand, intercity bus service, public transit connection.

College/University in Olivet:

  • Olivet College (Full-time enrollment: 1,054; Location: 320 South Main Street; Private, not-for-profit; Website: www.olivetcollege.edu; Offers Master's degree)

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Olivet:

  • Kellogg Community College (about 16 miles; Battle Creek, MI; Full-time enrollment: 4,078)
  • Spring Arbor University (about 26 miles; Spring Arbor, MI; FT enrollment: 3,374)
  • Lansing Community College (about 28 miles; Lansing, MI; FT enrollment: 12,822)
  • Michigan State University (about 31 miles; East Lansing, MI; FT enrollment: 41,736)
  • Jackson College (about 33 miles; Jackson, MI; FT enrollment: 4,258)
  • Western Michigan University (about 38 miles; Kalamazoo, MI; FT enrollment: 20,840)
  • Kalamazoo Valley Community College (about 42 miles; Kalamazoo, MI; FT enrollment: 7,369)

Public high school in Olivet:

Public elementary/middle schools in Olivet:

See full list of schools located in Olivet

User-submitted facts and corrections:

  • Birthplace of: College Lacrosse Player-Debra Evans

Points of interest:

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Notable locations in Olivet: Frederick S Upton Center (A), Olivet Fire Department (B), Olivet City Hall (C), Olivet Police Department (D), Hance House (E), Shipherd Hall (F), Blair Hall (G), Lester K Kirk Center (H), Ruth Rawlings Mott Auditorium (I), Burrage Library (J), Dole Hall (K). Display/hide their locations on the map

Church in Olivet: Olivet Congregational Church (A). Display/hide its location on the map

Cemetery: Olivet Cemetery (1). Display/hide its location on the map

Parks in Olivet include: First Congregational Church Historical Marker (1), Olivet College Historical Marker (2). Display/hide their locations on the map

Birthplace of: Zane Gay - College basketball player (Eastern Michigan Eagles).

Eaton County has a predicted average indoor radon screening level between 2 and 4 pCi/L (pico curies per liter) - Moderate Potential

Drinking water stations with addresses in Olivet and their reported violations in the past:

OLIVET ASSEMBLY OF GOD (Population served: 160, Groundwater):
Past health violations:
  • MCL, Monthly (TCR) - In APR-2005, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif received (APR-11-2005), St Public Notif requested (APR-11-2005), St Compliance achieved (APR-15-2005)
Past monitoring violations:
  • One routine major monitoring violation
  • One minor monitoring violation
  • 3 regular monitoring violations
SHERWOOD FOREST CAMPING REC (Population served: 100, Groundwater):
Past monitoring violations:
  • 3 routine major monitoring violations
  • One regular monitoring violation

Drinking water stations with addresses in Olivet that have no violations reported:

  • OLIVET COUNTRY CLUB (Population served: 75, Primary Water Source Type: Groundwater)
Average household size:
This city:

2.5 people
Michigan:

2.5 people

Percentage of family households:
This city:

58.0%
Whole state:

66.0%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This city:

10.3%
Whole state:

6.4%


Likely homosexual households (counted as self-reported same-sex unmarried-partner households)
  • Lesbian couples: 0.0% of all households
  • Gay men: 0.2% of all households
532 people in college/university student housing in 2010
537 people in college dormitories (includes college quarters off campus) in 2000

Banks with branches in Olivet (2011 data):

  • Eaton Federal Savings Bank: 103 S Main Branch at 103 South Main, branch established on 1936/01/01. Info updated 2011/07/21: Bank assets: $321.9 mil, Deposits: $254.2 mil, headquarters in Charlotte, MI, positive income, Mortgage Lending Specialization, 5 total offices
  • Independent Bank: Olivet Branch at 112 South Main Street, branch established on 1916/06/15. Info updated 2010/10/20: Bank assets: $2,304.7 mil, Deposits: $2,092.2 mil, headquarters in Ionia, MI, negative income in the last year, Commercial Lending Specialization, 107 total offices, Holding Company: Independent Bank Corporation

For population 15 years and over in Olivet:

Marital status in Olivet, MI
  • Never married: 61.1%
  • Now married: 25.5%
  • Separated: 0.4%
  • Widowed: 3.9%
  • Divorced: 9.1%

For population 25 years and over in Olivet:

  • High school or higher: 93.4%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 23.8%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 8.1%
  • Unemployed: 28.2%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 17.8 minutes
Educational Attainment in 2017
School Enrollment by Level of School in 2017
Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

9.3
Michigan average:

10.8

Travel time (in minutes) to work in 2017
Means of transportation to work in 2017 - Olivet
Presidential Elections Results

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Religion statistics for Olivet, MI (based on Eaton County data)

Religions Adherents in 2010
Religions Adherents - Change between 2000 and 2010
ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Evangelical Protestant23,29958
Mainline Protestant7,84730
Catholic6,4204
Other4815
None69,712-
Source: Clifford Grammich, Kirk Hadaway, Richard Houseal, Dale E.Jones, Alexei Krindatch, Richie Stanley and Richard H.Taylor. 2012. 2010 U.S.Religion Census: Religious Congregations & Membership Study. Association of Statisticians of American Religious Bodies. Jones, Dale E., et al. 2002. Congregations and Membership in the United States 2000. Nashville, TN: Glenmary Research Center. Graphs represent county-level data

Food Environment Statistics:

Number of grocery stores: 11
This county:

1.03 / 10,000 pop.
Michigan:

2.34 / 10,000 pop.
Number of supercenters and club stores: 4
This county:

0.37 / 10,000 pop.
State:

0.18 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 16
Eaton County:

1.49 / 10,000 pop.
Michigan:

1.52 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 26
Eaton County:

2.43 / 10,000 pop.
Michigan:

2.99 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 63
This county:

5.88 / 10,000 pop.
Michigan:

6.80 / 10,000 pop.
Adult diabetes rate:
Eaton County:

9.1%
Michigan:

9.7%
Adult obesity rate:
This county:

30.5%
State:

29.7%
Low-income preschool obesity rate:
This county:

13.4%
State:

13.4%

Health and Nutrition:

Healthy diet rate:
Olivet:

48.8%
State:

49.4%

Average overall health of teeth and gums:
Here:

49.0%
State:

46.5%

Average BMI:
This city:

27.8
Michigan:

28.8

People feeling badly about themselves:
Here:

20.7%
Michigan:

21.1%

People not drinking alcohol at all:
This city:

13.5%
State:

10.5%

Average hours sleeping at night:
Here:

6.8
Michigan:

6.8

Overweight people:
Here:

24.7%
Michigan:

34.2%

General health condition:
Here:

58.7%
Michigan:

56.1%

Average condition of hearing:
Olivet:

81.7%
Michigan:

79.2%

More about Health and Nutrition of Olivet, MI Residents
Local government employment and payroll (March 2012)
Function Full-time employees Monthly full-time payroll Average yearly full-time wage Part-time employees Monthly part-time payroll
Other and Unallocable 2$1,112$6,6720$0
Police Protection - Officers 2$5,390$32,3401$1,289
Streets and Highways 2$1,236$7,4160$0
Sewerage 2$1,373$8,2380$0
Parks and Recreation 2$1,112$6,6720$0
Water Supply 2$1,639$9,8340$0
Financial Administration 1$1,422$17,0641$474
Other Government Administration 1$1,422$17,0641$474
Firefighters 0$0 20$2,449
Totals for Government 14$14,706$12,60523$4,686

Olivet government finances - Expenditure in 2012 (per resident):

  • Current Operations - Regular Highways: $127,000 ($75.46)
    Police Protection: $105,000 ($62.39)
    General - Other: $91,000 ($54.07)
    Sewerage: $80,000 ($47.53)
    Water Utilities: $73,000 ($43.37)
    Local Fire Protection: $71,000 ($42.19)
    Central Staff Services: $53,000 ($31.49)
    Parks and Recreation: $15,000 ($8.91)
    Health - Other: $11,000 ($6.54)
    Financial Administration: $6,000 ($3.57)
    General Public Buildings: $2,000 ($1.19)
  • General - Interest on Debt: $53,000 ($31.49)
  • Total Salaries and Wages: $254,000 ($150.92)
  • Water Utilities - Interest on Debt: $11,000 ($6.54)

Olivet government finances - Revenue in 2012 (per resident):

  • Charges - Sewerage: $163,000 ($96.85)
    Other: $41,000 ($24.36)
  • Miscellaneous - General Revenue - Other: $54,000 ($32.09)
    Fines and Forfeits: $9,000 ($5.35)
    Interest Earnings: $8,000 ($4.75)
  • Revenue - Water Utilities: $162,000 ($96.26)
  • State Intergovernmental - General Local Government Support: $168,000 ($99.82)
    Highways: $114,000 ($67.74)
  • Tax - Property: $255,000 ($151.52)
    Occupation and Business License - Other: $4,000 ($2.38)

Olivet government finances - Debt in 2012 (per resident):

  • Long Term Debt - Beginning Outstanding - Unspecified Public Purpose: $1,492,000 ($886.51)
    Outstanding Unspecified Public Purpose: $1,423,000 ($845.51)
    Retired Unspecified Public Purpose: $69,000 ($41.00)

Olivet government finances - Cash and Securities in 2012 (per resident):

  • Other Funds - Cash and Securities: $1,332,000 ($791.44)

8.32% of this county's 2016 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2015 ($42,029 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

8.32%
Michigan average:

5.43%

10 or fewer of this county's residents moved from foreign countries between 2015 and 2016.

Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2015 and 2016:
from Ingham County, MI  3.82% ($37,683 average AGI)
from Clinton County, MI  0.61% ($52,268)
from Calhoun County, MI  0.31% ($41,471)


8.49% of this county's 2015 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2016 ($44,876 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

8.49%
Michigan average:

5.69%

10 or fewer of this county's residents moved to foreign countries between 2015 and 2016.

Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2015 and 2016:
to Ingham County, MI  3.53% ($36,760 average AGI)
to Clinton County, MI  0.60% ($56,915)
to Calhoun County, MI  0.34% ($38,578)

Businesses in Olivet, MI

  • Subway: 1

Strongest AM radio stations in Olivet:

  • WLCM (1390 AM; 5 kW; CHARLOTTE, MI)
  • WBCK (930 AM; 5 kW; BATTLE CREEK, MI; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • WOAP (1080 AM; 50 kW; OWOSSO, MI)
  • WKAR (870 AM; daytime; 10 kW; EAST LANSING, MI; Owner: MICHIGAN STATE UNIVERSITY)
  • WFDF (910 AM; 50 kW; FLINT, MI; Owner: ABC, INC.)
  • WJR (760 AM; 50 kW; DETROIT, MI; Owner: ABC, INC.)
  • WKZO (590 AM; 5 kW; KALAMAZOO, MI; Owner: FAIRFIELD BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • WOOD (1300 AM; 20 kW; GRAND RAPIDS, MI; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • WWJ (950 AM; 50 kW; DETROIT, MI; Owner: INFINITY BROADCASTING OPERATIONS, INC.)
  • WILS (1320 AM; 5 kW; LANSING, MI)
  • WCHB (1200 AM; 50 kW; TAYLOR, MI; Owner: RADIO ONE OF DETROIT, LLC)
  • WXYT (1270 AM; 50 kW; DETROIT, MI; Owner: INFINITY BROADCASTING CORP. OF DETROIT)
  • WDFN (1130 AM; 50 kW; DETROIT, MI; Owner: AMFM RADIO LICENSES, L.L.C.)

Strongest FM radio stations in Olivet:

  • WOCR (89.7 FM; OLIVET, MI; Owner: BOARD OF TRUSTEES/OLIVET COLLEGE)
  • WWKN (104.9 FM; MARSHALL, MI; Owner: CASPTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • WVIC (94.1 FM; JACKSON, MI; Owner: RUBBER CITY RADIO GROUP)
  • WQTX (92.7 FM; CHARLOTTE, MI; Owner: RUBBER CITY RADIO GROUP)
  • WJXQ (106.1 FM; JACKSON, MI; Owner: RUBBER CITY RADIO GROUP)
  • WUFN (96.7 FM; ALBION, MI; Owner: FAMILY LIFE BROADCASTING SYSTEM)
  • WKAR-FM (90.5 FM; EAST LANSING, MI; Owner: MICHIGAN STATE UNIVERSITY)
  • WFMK (99.1 FM; EAST LANSING, MI; Owner: CITADEL BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • WITL-FM (100.7 FM; LANSING, MI; Owner: CITADEL BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • WJIM-FM (97.5 FM; LANSING, MI; Owner: CITADEL BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • WKFR-FM (103.3 FM; BATTLE CREEK, MI; Owner: CUMULUS LICENSING CORP.)
  • WMMQ (94.9 FM; EAST LANSING, MI; Owner: CITADEL BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • WBCT (93.7 FM; GRAND RAPIDS, MI; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • WBXX (95.3 FM; BATTLE CREEK, MI; Owner: CASPTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • WQLR (106.5 FM; KALAMAZOO, MI; Owner: FAIRFIELD BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • WOOD-FM (105.7 FM; GRAND RAPIDS, MI; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • WVGR (104.1 FM; GRAND RAPIDS, MI; Owner: REGENTS OF THE UNIVERSITY OF MICHIGAN)
  • WNWN-FM (98.5 FM; COLDWATER, MI; Owner: MIDWEST COMMUNICATIONS, INC)
  • WLGH (88.1 FM; LEROY TOWNSHIP, MI; Owner: SUPERIOR COMMUNICATIONS)
  • WRKR (107.7 FM; PORTAGE, MI; Owner: CUMULUS LICENSING CORP.)

TV broadcast stations around Olivet:

  • WSYM-TV (Channel 47; LANSING, MI; Owner: JOURNAL BROADCAST CORPORATION)
  • WZPX (Channel 43; BATTLE CREEK, MI; Owner: PAXSON BATTLE CREEK LICENSE, INC.)
  • WILX-TV (Channel 10; ONONDAGA, MI; Owner: GRAY MIDAMERICA TV LICENSEE CORP.)
  • WLAJ (Channel 53; LANSING, MI; Owner: FREEDOM BROADCASTING OF MICHIGAN, INC.)
  • WHTV (Channel 18; JACKSON, MI; Owner: SPARTAN-TV, L.L.C.)
  • WWMT (Channel 3; KALAMAZOO, MI; Owner: FREEDOM BROADCASTING OF MICHIGAN, INC.)
  • WLLA (Channel 64; KALAMAZOO, MI; Owner: CHRISTIAN FAITH BROADCAST, INC.)
  • W24CG (Channel 24; HOUGHTON LAKE, MI; Owner: MS COMMUNICATIONS, LLC)
  • W27CJ (Channel 27; ANN ARBOR, MI; Owner: TCT OF MICHIGAN, INC.)
  • WOTV (Channel 41; BATTLE CREEK, MI; Owner: WOOD LICENSE COMPANY, LLC)
  • WKAR-TV (Channel 23; EAST LANSING, MI; Owner: BOARD OF TRUSTEES, MICH. STATE UNIV.)
  • WLNS-TV (Channel 6; LANSING, MI; Owner: YOUNG BROADCASTING OF LANSING, INC.)
  • W69BJ (Channel 69; LANSING, MI; Owner: TRI-STATE CHRISTIAN TV, INC.)
  • WXMI (Channel 17; GRAND RAPIDS, MI; Owner: TRIBUNE TELEVISION HOLDINGS, INC.)
  • WOOD-TV (Channel 8; GRAND RAPIDS, MI; Owner: WOOD LICENSE COMPANY, LLC)
  • WOBC-CA (Channel 20; BATTLE CREEK, MI; Owner: WOOD LICENSE COMPANY, LLC)
  • W21BS (Channel 21; HOUGHTON LAKE, MI; Owner: MS COMMUNICATIONS, LLC)
  • WPXD (Channel 31; ANN ARBOR, MI; Owner: PAXSON COMMUNICATIONS LICENSE COMPANY, LLC)

Olivet fatal accident list:

Aug 17, 2003 87:99 PM, Main St, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 3, Fatalities: 2, Drunk persons involved: 1
Jun 15, 1985 03:50 PM, Main, Vehicles: 2, Persons: 5, Fatalities: 1
  • National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
  • 31Number of bridges
  • 135ft / 41.0mTotal length
  • $249,000Total costs
  • 182,494Total average daily traffic
  • 38,289Total average daily truck traffic
  • 106,122Total future (year 2013) average daily traffic
New bridges in Olivet, MI - historical statistics
  • New bridges - historical statistics
  • 11920-1929
  • 31930-1939
  • 11950-1959
  • 21960-1969
  • 181970-1979
  • 31980-1989
  • 21990-1999
  • 12000-2009
See full National Bridge Inventory statistics for Olivet, MI

FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers:

1 (See the full list of FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers in Olivet)

FCC Registered Antenna Towers:

56 (See the full list of FCC Registered Antenna Towers)

FCC Registered Broadcast Land Mobile Towers:

3
  • 402 College St (Lat: 42.448639 Lon: -84.920833), Call Sign: KNGZ368,
    Assigned Frequencies: 155.220 MHz, Grant Date: 06/25/2003, Expiration Date: 06/30/2013, Cancellation Date: 08/31/2013, Registrant: Universal Licensing Service, 3419 Via Lido 609, Newport Beach, CA 92663-3908, Phone: (877) 677-3639, Fax: (949) 515-2544
  • 1/4 Mi Se And 1/4 Mi Ne Of Sec 12 Tis R5w Lee (Lat: 42.389472 Lon: -84.831083), Structure height: 2 m, Call Sign: KVM534,
    Assigned Frequencies: 48.0600 MHz, 48.3800 MHz, Grant Date: 09/02/1999, Expiration Date: 12/05/2004, Cancellation Date: 03/30/2004, Registrant: Keller And Heckman LLP, 1001 G Street, N.W. Suite 500 West, Washington, DC 20001, Phone: (202) 434-4130, Fax: (202) 434-4646, Email:
  • Lat: 42.434139 Lon: -84.918250, Call Sign: WQKC334,
    Assigned Frequencies: 451.850 MHz, 452.275 MHz, 452.500 MHz, 452.725 MHz, 456.325 MHz, 456.850 MHz, 457.275 MHz, 457.500 MHz, 457.725 MHz, 451.325 MHz... (+9 more), Grant Date: 03/26/2009, Expiration Date: 03/26/2019, Cancellation Date: 06/01/2019, Certifier: Martin Harris, Registrant: Chrouch Communications, Inc., 7860 Morrison Lake Road, Saranac, MI 48881, Phone: (616) 642-3881, Fax: (616) 642-6008, Email:

FCC Registered Microwave Towers:

7
  • 21663 24 Mi Road (Lat: 42.389472 Lon: -84.831083), Overall height: 59.7 m, Call Sign: WPJD495,
    Assigned Frequencies: 952.556 MHz, 928.556 MHz, Grant Date: 06/27/2011, Expiration Date: 04/02/2021, Certifier: Barth Wolf, Registrant: Michigan Gas Utilities Corp., Green Bay, WI 54307-9001, Phone: (920) 617-5166, Email:
  • Olivet, MI, Intersection Of Ainger Rd. And Grand Trunk Railroad Tracks (Lat: 42.483083 Lon: -84.933028), Type: Tower, Structure height: 85.3 m, Call Sign: WPOM928,
    Assigned Frequencies: 952.256 MHz, 928.256 MHz, Grant Date: 03/13/2010, Expiration Date: 03/17/2020, Certifier: Theodore K Kalick, Registrant: Cn, 17641 South Ashland Avenue, Homewood, IL 60430, Phone: (708) 332-3543, Fax: (708) 332-6669, Email:
  • OLIVET, Lat: 42.454000 Lon: -84.909000, Call Sign: WQGP801,
    Assigned Frequencies: 956.306 MHz, Grant Date: 03/19/2007, Expiration Date: 03/19/2017, Cancellation Date: 05/20/2017, Certifier: Peter Lothamer, Registrant: Sensus, 450 N Gallatin Ave, Uniontown, PA 15401, Phone: (800) 638-3748, Fax: (800) 888-2403, Email:
  • OLIVET W TWR, 525 Church Street (Lat: 42.440306 Lon: -84.921389), Type: Tank, Structure height: 42.1 m, Overall height: 49.7 m, Call Sign: WQIQ596,
    Assigned Frequencies: 943.375 MHz, Grant Date: 04/07/2018, Expiration Date: 04/15/2028, Certifier: Steven A Leese, Registrant: Tele-Rad, Inc., 511 E. 8th Street, Holland, MI 49423, Phone: (616) 396-3541, Fax: (616) 392-9707
  • OLIVET, 4198 Butterfield Hwy (Lat: 42.434139 Lon: -84.918306), Type: Gtower, Structure height: 54.9 m, Call Sign: WQWL529,
    Assigned Frequencies: 943.375 MHz, 10795.0 MHz, Grant Date: 09/28/2015, Expiration Date: 09/28/2025, Certifier: April Heinze, Registrant: Tele-Rad Inc, 511 East 8th Street, Holland, MI 49423, Phone: (616) 452-4591, Email:
  • OLIVET, 4205 West Butterfield Highway (Lat: 42.434167 Lon: -84.918417), Type: Ltower, Structure height: 67.1 m, Overall height: 73.2 m, Call Sign: WRCK483, Licensee ID: L00001365,
    Assigned Frequencies: 6226.89 MHz, 6197.24 MHz, Grant Date: 10/24/2018, Expiration Date: 10/24/2028, Certifier: Mark E Sandberg, Registrant: State Of Michigan, 4000 Collins Rd, Lansing, MI 48909, Phone: (517) 333-5050, Fax: (517) 333-5015
  • STATION, M/W Shelter At Inter Of Ainger Rd & Gtw Rr Tracks (Lat: 42.483083 Lon: -84.933028), Overall height: 86.3 m, Call Sign: WAA742,
    Assigned Frequencies: 957.600 MHz, 1885.00 MHz, 1865.00 MHz, Grant Date: 04/12/1995, Expiration Date: 04/12/2000, Cancellation Date: 06/27/2000, Phone: (313) 396-6700

FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:

13 (See the full list of FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses in Olivet)

FAA Registered Aircraft:

2
  • Aircraft: BEECH V35B (Category: Land, Seats: 6, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds, Speed: 150 mph), Engine: CONT MOTOR IO 520 SERIES (285 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 66916 , Serial Number: D-10327, Year manufactured: 1979, Airworthiness Date: 12/18/1979, Certificate Issue Date: 03/02/2012
    Registrant (LLC): Technet Aviation LLC, 6464 Monroe Rd, Olivet, MI 49076
  • Aircraft: MAULE M-5-210C (Category: Land, Seats: 4, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds, Speed: 93 mph), Engine: CONT MOTOR IO-360 SER (300 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 755MM , Serial Number: 6160C, Year manufactured: 1976, Airworthiness Date: 10/16/1997, Certificate Issue Date: 03/30/1998
    Registrant (Individual): Danny Dewberry, 6491 Morse Dr, Olivet, MI 49076

Home Mortgage Disclosure Act Aggregated Statistics For Year 2009
(Based on 1 partial tract)
C) Refinancings
NumberAverage Value
LOANS ORIGINATED1$165,350
APPLICATIONS APPROVED, NOT ACCEPTED0$0
APPLICATIONS DENIED1$72,640
APPLICATIONS WITHDRAWN0$0
FILES CLOSED FOR INCOMPLETENESS0$0

Detailed HMDA statistics for the following Tracts: 0211.00

Conventional Home Purchase Loans in Olivet, MI
Conventional Home Purchase Loans in Olivet, MI - Value

2002 - 2018 National Fire Incident Reporting System (NFIRS) incidents

    Fire incident distribution by year Based on the data from the years 2002 - 2018 the average number of fires per year is 17. The highest number of fire incidents - 32 took place in 2010, and the least - 1 in 2004. The data has a rising trend.
    Fire incident types in Olivet, MI When looking into fire subcategories, the most reports belonged to: Structure Fires (42.0%), and Outside Fires (38.2%).

    • Fire incident types reported to NFIRS in Olivet, MI
    • 12142.0%Structure Fires
    • 11038.2%Outside Fires
    • 4716.3%Mobile Property/Vehicle Fires
    • 103.5%Other
See full National Fire Incident Reporting System statistics for Olivet, MI
Most common first names in Olivet, MI among deceased individuals
NameCountLived (average)
William1673.4 years
John1576.4 years
Robert1173.5 years
Charles1171.0 years
Mary1075.6 years
Richard1072.5 years
Harry974.6 years
George877.0 years
Donald866.9 years
Kenneth868.2 years
Most common last names in Olivet, MI among deceased individuals
Last nameCountLived (average)
Masters1176.2 years
Fuller977.1 years
Miller868.2 years
Harris774.4 years
Coplin688.7 years
Heisler677.4 years
Smith666.6 years
Watson675.2 years
Cousino577.6 years
Mott584.4 years
Houses and condos Apartments
Most commonly used house heating fuel in houses and condos in Olivet, MI
  • 93.4%Utility gas
  • 5.7%Bottled, tank, or LP gas
  • 0.9%Wood
Most commonly used house heating fuel in apartments in Olivet, MI
  • 43.8%Utility gas
  • 41.5%Electricity
  • 7.4%No fuel used
  • 4.5%Other fuel
  • 1.7%Bottled, tank, or LP gas
  • 1.1%Fuel oil, kerosene, etc.


Olivet compared to Michigan state average:

  • Unemployed percentage above state average.
  • Black race population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Hispanic race population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Median age significantly below state average.
  • Renting percentage above state average.
  • Length of stay since moving in significantly above state average.
  • House age significantly below state average.
  • Number of college students significantly above state average.

Olivet on our top lists:

  • #75 on the list of "Top 101 cities with the largest percentage of people in college dormitories (includes college quarters off campus) (population 1,000+)"
  • #34 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the largest increase in the number of deaths per 1000 residents 2000-2006 to 2007-2013 (pop. 50,000+)"
  • #61 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the lowest total withdrawal of fresh water for public supply (pop. 50,000+)"
  • #74 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the lowest percentage of residents relocating to foreign countries in 2011"
  • #76 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the lowest number of births per 1000 residents 2007-2013"
  • #92 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the largest number of children under 18 without health insurance coverage in 2000 (pop. 50,000+)"
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