Olpe, Kansas

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Population in 2019: 535 (0% urban, 100% rural).
Population change since 2000: +6.2%
 
Males: 213  (39.9%)
Females: 322  (60.1%)
Median resident age:

38.4 years
Kansas median age:

37.2 years

Zip codes: 66865.

Estimated median household income in 2019: $71,622 (it was $34,643 in 2000)
Olpe:

$71,622
KS:

$62,087

Estimated per capita income in 2019: $27,091 (it was $13,623 in 2000)

Olpe city income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2019: $143,216 (it was $60,300 in 2000)
Olpe:

$143,216
KS:

$163,200

Mean prices in 2019: all housing units: $143,252; detached houses: $149,816; mobile homes: $4,790

Median gross rent in 2019: $916.

March 2019 cost of living index in Olpe: 80.0 (low, U.S. average is 100)
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2019: 3.5%

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  • Races in Olpe, KS (2019)
    • 51489.1%White alone
    • 488.3%American Indian alone
    • 91.6%Two or more races
    • 30.5%Hispanic

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



According to our research of Kansas and other state lists, there were 6 registered sex offenders living in Olpe, Kansas as of February 05, 2023.
The ratio of all residents to sex offenders in Olpe is 94 to 1.


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Ancestries: German (53.6%), European (13.9%), Irish (9.0%), American (6.4%), Welsh (3.7%), English (2.2%).

Current Local Time: CST time zone

Elevation: 1200 feet

Land area: 0.31 square miles.

Population density: 1,703 people per square mile   (low).

Olpe, Kansas map

3 residents are foreign born

This city:

0.6%
Kansas:

5.0%

Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2019: $1,995 (1.5%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2019: $2,001 (1.3%)

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Topeka, KS (59.7 miles , pop. 122,377).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Wichita, KS (75.0 miles , pop. 344,284).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Dallas, TX (379.4 miles , pop. 1,188,580).

Nearest cities:

Madison, KS (3.0 miles ),
Emporia, KS (3.2 miles ),
Hartford, KS (3.5 miles ),
Neosho Rapids, KS (3.5 miles ),
Americus, KS (4.2 miles ),
Gridley, KS (4.4 miles ),
Hamilton, KS (4.4 miles ),
Lebo, KS (4.5 miles )

Latitude: 38.26 N, Longitude: 96.17 W

Area code: 620

Distribution of median household income in Olpe, KS in 2019
Distribution of house value in Olpe, KS in 2019
Olpe satellite photo by USGS

Single-family new house construction building permits:

  • 2013: 1 building, cost: $175,000
  • 2015: 1 building, cost: $250,000
Unemployment in November 2020:
Here:

4.6%
Kansas:

5.3%
Population change in the 1990s: +68 (+15.6%).
Most common industries in Olpe, KS (%)
Both Males Females
Most common industries in 2000
  • Food (14.7%)
  • Educational services (9.5%)
  • Health care (8.2%)
  • Public administration (7.8%)
  • Construction (7.3%)
  • Social assistance (6.0%)
  • Agriculture, forestry, fishing & hunting (5.2%)
Most common industries for males in 2000
  • Food (24.2%)
  • Public administration (11.3%)
  • Construction (10.5%)
  • Agriculture, forestry, fishing & hunting (9.7%)
  • Machinery (7.3%)
  • Transportation equipment (4.0%)
  • Truck transportation (3.2%)
Most common industries for females in 2000
  • Educational services (18.5%)
  • Health care (14.8%)
  • Social assistance (13.0%)
  • Accommodation & food services (6.5%)
  • Food & beverage stores (5.6%)
  • Construction (3.7%)
  • Food (3.7%)
Most common occupations in Olpe, KS (%)
Both Males Females
Most common occupations in 2000
  • Other production occupations, including supervisors (12.5%)
  • Electrical equipment mechanics and other installation, maintenance, and repair workers, including supervisors (6.5%)
  • Child care workers (5.2%)
  • Cashiers (4.7%)
  • Driver/sales workers and truck drivers (4.7%)
  • Nursing, psychiatric, and home health aides (3.9%)
  • Laborers and material movers, hand (3.4%)
Most common occupations for males in 2000
  • Other production occupations, including supervisors (16.9%)
  • Electrical equipment mechanics and other installation, maintenance, and repair workers, including supervisors (12.1%)
  • Driver/sales workers and truck drivers (8.9%)
  • Farmers and farm managers (5.6%)
  • Law enforcement workers, including supervisors (4.8%)
  • Cashiers (4.8%)
  • Metal workers and plastic workers (4.8%)
Most common occupations for females in 2000
  • Child care workers (11.1%)
  • Nursing, psychiatric, and home health aides (8.3%)
  • Other production occupations, including supervisors (7.4%)
  • Information and record clerks, except customer service representatives (6.5%)
  • Preschool, kindergarten, elementary, and middle school teachers (5.6%)
  • Secretaries and administrative assistants (5.6%)
  • Cashiers (4.6%)

Average climate in Olpe, Kansas

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

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Tornado activity:

Olpe-area historical tornado activity is near Kansas state average. It is 78% greater than the overall U.S. average.

On 6/8/1974, a category F4 (max. wind speeds 207-260 mph) tornado 11.3 miles away from the Olpe city center killed 6 people and injured 177 people and caused between $5,000,000 and $50,000,000 in damages.

On 4/2/1956, a category F4 tornado 19.3 miles away from the city center killed 2 people and injured 29 people and caused between $500,000 and $5,000,000 in damages.

Earthquake activity:

Olpe-area historical earthquake activity is significantly above Kansas state average. It is 681% greater than the overall U.S. average.

On 9/3/2016 at 12:02:44, a magnitude 5.8 (5.8 MW, Depth: 3.5 mi, Class: Moderate, Intensity: VI - VII) earthquake occurred 133.7 miles away from Olpe center
On 11/6/2011 at 03:53:10, a magnitude 5.7 (5.7 MW, Depth: 3.2 mi) earthquake occurred 191.7 miles away from the city center
On 11/12/2014 at 21:40:00, a magnitude 4.9 (4.9 MW, Depth: 2.5 mi, Class: Light, Intensity: IV - V) earthquake occurred 104.8 miles away from the city center
On 11/7/2016 at 01:44:24, a magnitude 5.0 (5.0 MW, Depth: 2.8 mi) earthquake occurred 160.9 miles away from Olpe center
On 2/13/2016 at 17:07:06, a magnitude 5.1 (5.1 MW, Depth: 5.2 mi) earthquake occurred 185.8 miles away from Olpe center
On 1/19/2020 at 19:08:42, a magnitude 4.5 (4.5 MW, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 99.5 miles away from Olpe center
Magnitude types: moment magnitude (MW)

Natural disasters:

The number of natural disasters in Lyon County (23) is greater than the US average (15).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 19
Emergencies Declared: 2

Causes of natural disasters: Floods: 16, Storms: 14, Tornadoes: 10, Winds: 5, Winter Storms: 5, Heavy Rain: 1, Hurricane: 1, Ice Storm: 1, Landslide: 1, Mudslide: 1, Snow: 1, Snowstorm: 1, Other: 1 (Note: some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Olpe topographic map

Hospitals and medical centers near Olpe:

  • REGENCY HEALTH CARE CENTER EAST (Nursing Home, about 9 miles away; EMPORIA, KS)
  • EMPORIA REHABILITATION CENTER (Nursing Home, about 9 miles away; EMPORIA, KS)
  • HERITAGE MANOR OF EMPORIA (Nursing Home, about 9 miles away; EMPORIA, KS)
  • OAKLEAF LODGE (Nursing Home, about 10 miles away; EMPORIA, KS)
  • AT-HOME HEALTH CARE INC (Home Health Center, about 10 miles away; EMPORIA, KS)
  • NEWMAN REGIONAL HEALTH Acute Care Hospitals (about 11 miles away; EMPORIA, KS)
  • HAND IN HAND HOME CARE AND HOSPI (Hospital, about 11 miles away; EMPORIA, KS)

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Olpe:

  • Emporia State University (about 11 miles; Emporia, KS; Full-time enrollment: 4,687)
  • Allen County Community College (about 48 miles; Iola, KS; FT enrollment: 2,089)
  • Butler Community College (about 51 miles; El Dorado, KS; FT enrollment: 6,676)
  • Washburn University (about 60 miles; Topeka, KS; FT enrollment: 5,092)
  • Baker University (about 64 miles; Baldwin City, KS; FT enrollment: 2,752)
  • Wichita Area Technical College (about 68 miles; Wichita, KS; FT enrollment: 2,220)
  • Kansas State University (about 68 miles; Manhattan, KS; FT enrollment: 20,703)

Public high school in Olpe:

Public elementary/middle school in Olpe:

  • OLPE ELEM K-6 (Students: 138, Location: 314 W LISTERCHEID, Grades: PK-6)

Private elementary/middle school in Olpe:

  • ST JOSEPH'S SCHOOL (Students: 33, Location: 307 IOWA ST, Grades: PK-6)
See full list of schools located in Olpe

Points of interest:

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Notable location: Olpe Fire Department Station 1 (A). Display/hide its location on the map

Churches in Olpe include: Olpe United Methodist Church (A), Saint Joseph's Catholic Church (B). Display/hide their locations on the map

Lyon 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 Olpe and their reported violations in the past:

LYON CO RWD 3 (Population served: 450, Purch surface water):
Past health violations:
  • MCL, Monthly (TCR) - In AUG-2013, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: St Compliance Meeting conducted (AUG-28-2013), St Public Notif requested (SEP-06-2013), St Violation/Reminder Notice (SEP-06-2013), St Compliance achieved (SEP-30-2013), St Public Notif received (OCT-11-2013)
Average household size:
This city:

2.5 people
Kansas:

2.5 people

Percentage of family households:
This city:

68.6%
Whole state:

66.0%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This city:

6.8%
Whole state:

5.8%


No gay or lesbian households reported

Banks with branches in Olpe (2011 data):

  • The Olpe State Bank: at 202 Westphalia, branch established on 1905/10/05. Info updated 2006/11/03: Bank assets: $36.6 mil, Deposits: $30.3 mil, local headquarters, positive income, Agricultural Specialization, 1 total offices

For population 15 years and over in Olpe:

Marital status in Olpe, KS
  • Never married: 15.1%
  • Now married: 62.1%
  • Separated: 0.5%
  • Widowed: 10.3%
  • Divorced: 12.0%

For population 25 years and over in Olpe:

  • High school or higher: 93.1%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 17.4%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 5.3%
  • Unemployed: 0.4%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 21.8 minutes
Educational Attainment in 2019
School Enrollment by Level of School in 2019
Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

7.5
Kansas average:

11.1

Presidential Elections Results

Graphs represent county-level data. Detailed 2008 Election Results

Religion statistics for Olpe, KS (based on Lyon County data)

Religions Adherents in 2010
Religions Adherents - Change between 2000 and 2010
ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Mainline Protestant5,28222
Evangelical Protestant5,09831
Catholic3,3444
Other8723
Black Protestant2462
None18,848-
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: 6
Lyon County:

1.67 / 10,000 pop.
State:

1.96 / 10,000 pop.
Number of supercenters and club stores: 1
Lyon County:

0.28 / 10,000 pop.
State:

0.20 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 17
Lyon County:

4.74 / 10,000 pop.
Kansas:

3.84 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 30
Lyon County:

8.37 / 10,000 pop.
Kansas:

7.33 / 10,000 pop.
Adult diabetes rate:
Here:

8.1%
State:

8.1%
Adult obesity rate:
Lyon County:

30.0%
Kansas:

27.9%
Low-income preschool obesity rate:
This county:

18.0%
Kansas:

13.4%

Health and Nutrition:

Healthy diet rate:
Here:

49.4%
Kansas:

49.2%

Average overall health of teeth and gums:
Olpe:

47.2%
State:

46.3%

Average BMI:
This city:

28.6
State:

28.6

People feeling badly about themselves:
Here:

23.5%
State:

21.2%

People not drinking alcohol at all:
Here:

6.4%
Kansas:

10.5%

Average hours sleeping at night:
Olpe:

6.8
Kansas:

6.8

Overweight people:
Olpe:

32.1%
Kansas:

33.5%

General health condition:
Olpe:

58.4%
Kansas:

56.0%

Average condition of hearing:
This city:

77.3%
State:

78.6%

More about Health and Nutrition of Olpe, KS Residents
Local government employment and payroll (March 2017)
Function Full-time employees Monthly full-time payroll Average yearly full-time wage Part-time employees Monthly part-time payroll
Other and Unallocable 1$3,257$39,0841$479
Financial Administration 1$3,131$37,5721$461
Other Government Administration 0$0 6$340
Fire - Other 0$0 3$1,112
Totals for Government 2$6,388$38,32811$2,391

Olpe government finances - Expenditure in 2017 (per resident):

  • Current Operations - Water Utilities: $136,000 ($254.21)
    Central Staff Services: $57,000 ($106.54)
    Local Fire Protection: $28,000 ($52.34)
    General - Other: $23,000 ($42.99)
    Parks and Recreation: $22,000 ($41.12)
    Sewerage: $15,000 ($28.04)
    Regular Highways: $3,000 ($5.61)
    Judicial and Legal Services: $1,000 ($1.87)
  • Other Capital Outlay - Local Fire Protection: $8,000 ($14.95)
    Parks and Recreation: $8,000 ($14.95)
  • Total Salaries and Wages: $78,000 ($145.79)
  • Water Utilities - Interest on Debt: $22,000 ($41.12)

Olpe government finances - Revenue in 2017 (per resident):

  • Charges - Sewerage: $56,000 ($104.67)
    Parks and Recreation: $1,000 ($1.87)
  • Miscellaneous - Donations From Private Sources: $18,000 ($33.64)
    Rents: $1,000 ($1.87)
    Interest Earnings: $1,000 ($1.87)
    Special Assessments: $1,000 ($1.87)
  • Revenue - Water Utilities: $182,000 ($340.19)
  • State Intergovernmental - Highways: $62,000 ($115.89)
    Other: $3,000 ($5.61)
  • Tax - Property: $99,000 ($185.05)
    General Sales and Gross Receipts: $28,000 ($52.34)

Olpe government finances - Debt in 2017 (per resident):

  • Long Term Debt - Beginning Outstanding - Unspecified Public Purpose: $1,018,000 ($1902.80)
    Outstanding Unspecified Public Purpose: $894,000 ($1671.03)
    Retired Unspecified Public Purpose: $124,000 ($231.78)

Olpe government finances - Cash and Securities in 2017 (per resident):

  • Other Funds - Cash and Securities: $269,000 ($502.80)
  • Sinking Funds - Cash and Securities: $104,000 ($194.39)

5.73% of this county's 2016 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2015 ($38,478 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

5.73%
Kansas average:

6.44%

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 Sedgwick County, KS  0.40% ($36,429 average AGI)
from Shawnee County, KS  0.31% ($27,568)
from Coffey County, KS  0.30% ($33,833)


6.58% of this county's 2015 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2016 ($38,796 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

6.58%
Kansas average:

7.12%

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 Johnson County, KS  0.59% ($44,556 average AGI)
to Sedgwick County, KS  0.56% ($35,132)
to Shawnee County, KS  0.47% ($47,586)

Strongest AM radio stations in Olpe:

  • KVOE (1400 AM; 1 kW; EMPORIA, KS; Owner: EMPORIA RADIO STATIONS, INC.)
  • WHB (810 AM; 50 kW; KANSAS CITY, MO; Owner: UNION BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • KRMG (740 AM; 50 kW; TULSA, OK; Owner: CXR HOLDINGS, INC.)
  • WIBW (580 AM; 5 kW; TOPEKA, KS; Owner: MCC RADIO, LLC)
  • KFAQ (1170 AM; 50 kW; TULSA, OK; Owner: JOURNAL BROADCAST CORPORATION)
  • KGGF (690 AM; 10 kW; COFFEYVILLE, KS; Owner: KGGF-KUSN, INC.)
  • KFTI (1070 AM; 10 kW; WICHITA, KS; Owner: JOURNAL BROADCAST CORPORATION)
  • KKHK (1250 AM; 25 kW; KANSAS CITY, KS)
  • KOIL (1020 AM; 50 kW; PLATTSMOUTH, NE; Owner: WAITT RADIO, INC.)
  • KFAB (1110 AM; 50 kW; OMAHA, NE; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • KKOW (860 AM; 10 kW; PITTSBURG, KS; Owner: AMERICAN MEDIA INVESTMENTS)
  • KRVN (880 AM; 50 kW; LEXINGTON, NE; Owner: NEBRASKA RURAL RADIO ASSOCIATION)
  • KCMO (710 AM; 10 kW; KANSAS CITY, MO; Owner: SUSQUEHANNA KANSAS CITY PARTNERSHIP)

Strongest FM radio stations in Olpe:

  • KVOE-FM (101.7 FM; EMPORIA, KS; Owner: EMPORIA RADIO STATIONS, INC.)
  • KANH (89.7 FM; EMPORIA, KS; Owner: UNIVERSITY OF KANSAS)
  • KFFX (104.9 FM; EMPORIA, KS; Owner: EMPORIA RADIO STATIONS, INC.)
  • KRWV (96.1 FM; EMPORIA, KS; Owner: C & C CONSULTING, INC)
  • K280EK (103.9 FM; EMPORIA, KS; Owner: CALVARY BIBLE COLLEGE)
  • KNGM (91.9 FM; EMPORIA, KS; Owner: CHRISTIAN ACTION TEAM, INC.)
  • KANS (92.9 FM; OSAGE CITY, KS; Owner: C&C CONSULTING, INC.)
  • KPOR (90.7 FM; EMPORIA, KS; Owner: FAMILY STATIONS, INC.)
  • K209CB (89.7 FM; EMPORIA, KS; Owner: BIBLE BROADCASTING NETWORK, INC.)

TV broadcast stations around Olpe:

  • KETM-CA (Channel 17; EMPORIA, KS; Owner: MONTGOMERY COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)

Olpe fatal accident list:

Dec 29, 2004 07:35 PM, Sr-99, Sr-170, Lat: 38.259941, Lon: -96.169650, Vehicles: 2, Persons: 5, Fatalities: 1
  • National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
  • 18Number of bridges
  • 118ft / 36.0mTotal length
  • $1,250,000Total costs
  • 3,492Total average daily traffic
  • 312Total average daily truck traffic
  • 3,741Total future (year 2037) average daily traffic
New bridges in Olpe, KS - historical statistics
  • New bridges - historical statistics
  • 11920-1929
  • 21930-1939
  • 21940-1949
  • 11950-1959
  • 11960-1969
  • 31970-1979
  • 11980-1989
  • 11990-1999
  • 32000-2009
  • 32010-2018
See full National Bridge Inventory statistics for Olpe, KS

FCC Registered Antenna Towers:

23 (See the full list of FCC Registered Antenna Towers in Olpe)

FCC Registered Broadcast Land Mobile Towers:

4
  • Nw 1/4 Of The Ne 1/4 Section 23, T21s, R11e Of The 6th P.M. (Lat: 38.215250 Lon: -96.163250), Type: Tower, Structure height: 91.4 m, Overall height: 97.5 m, Call Sign: WPMK898,
    Assigned Frequencies: 453.025 MHz, Grant Date: 08/22/2014, Expiration Date: 10/19/2024, Certifier: Clifford F Hacker, Registrant: Skylines Unlimtied Inc., 100 Stone Church Road, Carlisle, PA 17015, Phone: (717) 218-5003, Fax: (844) 272-2070, Email:
  • 2 Mi N And 2 3/4 Mi W (Lat: 38.294472 Lon: -96.225278), Structure height: 91 m, Call Sign: KAA919,
    Assigned Frequencies: 48.7000 MHz, Grant Date: 10/25/2011, Expiration Date: 01/21/2022, Certifier: Kevin Dumas, Registrant: Fcc-Faa Licensing, LLC, 211 North Union Street, Suite 100, Alexandria, VA 22314, Phone: (703) 615-6615, Fax: (703) 372-5176, Email:
  • Lat: 38.288167 Lon: -96.213333, Call Sign: WQZN498,
    Assigned Frequencies: 461.912 MHz, 466.912 MHz, Grant Date: 06/16/2017, Expiration Date: 06/16/2027, Certifier: Charles P Jeanneret, Registrant: Comm-Tronix, 1735 Mccormick, Wichita, KS 67213, Phone: (316) 263-5958, Fax: (316) 462-0555, Email:
  • Nw 1/4 Of The Ne 1/4 Section 23, T21s, R11e Of The 6th P.M. (Lat: 38.215250 Lon: -96.163250), Type: Mtower, Structure height: 91.4 m, Overall height: 97.5 m, Call Sign: WRBX798,
    Assigned Frequencies: 4967.50 MHz, Grant Date: 07/19/2018, Expiration Date: 07/19/2028, Certifier: Bill Duggan, Registrant: Ka-Comm, 326 S. Clark, Salina, KS 67401, Phone: (785) 827-8555, Fax: (785) 827-1921, Email:

FCC Registered Microwave Towers:

10 (See the full list of FCC Registered Microwave Towers in this town)

FCC Registered Paging Towers:

1 (See the full list of FCC Registered Paging Towers)

FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:

3
  • Call Sign: K9PKG, Grant Date: 08/09/1995, Expiration Date: 08/09/2005, Cancellation Date: 08/10/2007, Registrant: George Robinson, 211 East St Apt 125, Olpe, KS 66865-9769
  • Call Sign: KD0JWC, Licensee ID: L01540686, Grant Date: 01/11/2010, Expiration Date: 01/11/2020, Certifier: Carrie B Lowery, Registrant: Carrie B Lowery, 741 Rd K5, Olpe, KS 66865
  • Call Sign: KD0LYP, Licensee ID: L01574714, Grant Date: 06/08/2010, Expiration Date: 06/08/2020, Certifier: Genevieve D Lowery, Registrant: Genevieve D Lowery, 741 Rd N K5, Olpe, KS 66865

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 16. The highest number of fires - 38 took place in 2006, and the least - 0 in 2013. The data has a decreasing trend.
    Fire incident types in Olpe, KS When looking into fire subcategories, the most reports belonged to: Outside Fires (79.6%), and Structure Fires (10.9%).

    • Fire incident types reported to NFIRS in Olpe, KS
    • 21179.6%Outside Fires
    • 2910.9%Structure Fires
    • 228.3%Mobile Property/Vehicle Fires
    • 31.1%Other
See full National Fire Incident Reporting System statistics for Olpe, KS
Most common first names in Olpe, KS among deceased individuals
NameCountLived (average)
Mary1086.0 years
Helen884.1 years
Anna886.0 years
George872.8 years
William884.8 years
Fred684.0 years
John676.0 years
James579.2 years
Louise582.8 years
Ruth585.8 years
Most common last names in Olpe, KS among deceased individuals
Last nameCountLived (average)
Redeker972.9 years
Haag882.7 years
Schmidt880.5 years
Rathke781.6 years
Brown677.5 years
Davis560.6 years
Nuessen578.6 years
Wendling573.8 years
Stueve576.2 years
Smith581.8 years
Houses and condos Apartments
Most commonly used house heating fuel in houses and condos in Olpe, KS
  • 83.7%Utility gas
  • 16.3%Electricity
Most commonly used house heating fuel in apartments in Olpe, KS
  • 78.9%Utility gas
  • 21.1%Electricity


Olpe compared to Kansas state average:

  • Unemployed percentage significantly below state average.
  • Black race population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Hispanic race population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Median age above state average.
  • Foreign-born population percentage significantly below state average.
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