Olpe, KS Profile: Facts, Map & Data


Olpe Local Links & Resources:
Hotels | Resources | ALL Olpe Content

Also See: Olpe, KS ZIP Codes & ZIP Code Maps | Local Area Photos

Olpe, Kansas - Basic Facts

Real Estate Resources

The City of Olpe had a population of 539 as of July 1, 2017. Olpe ranks in the lower quartile for Diversity Index when compared to the other cities, towns and Census Designated Places (CDPs) in Kansas. See peer rankings below.

The primary coordinate point for Olpe is located at latitude 38.2647 and longitude -96.1651 in Lyon County. The formal boundaries for the City of Olpe (see map below) encompass a land area of 0.67 sq. miles and a water area of 0.13 sq. miles. Lyon County is in the Central time zone (GMT -6). The elevation is 1,197 feet.

The City of Olpe (GNIS ID: 2396061) has a C1 Census Class Code which indicates an active incorporated place that does not serve as a county subdivision equivalent. It also has a Functional Status Code of "A" which identifies an active government providing primary general-purpose functions.

The City of Olpe is located within Township of Center, a minor civil division (MCD) of Lyon County.

Beneath the boundary map are tables with Olpe population, income and housing data, five-year growth projections and peer comparisons for key demographic data. The estimates are for July 1, 2017.

Alternate Unofficial Names for Olpe: Bitler.

EXTREMELY LOCAL Demographic Data

Address Based Hyperlocal Data Input an address and get data & demographics for the pertinent census block group (CBG), a searchable map and a customized directory. The CBG is the smallest geographical unit used by the Census Bureau for reporting demographic data.


City of Olpe, KS Boundary Map

Also See: BIG Map | Driving Directions | KS Congressional Districts
Boundary Maps: Township of Center | Lyon County | Kansas Counties

Search the map for:

Olpe, KS Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2017)


Total Population 539
Daytime Population: Workers 207
Daytime Population: Residents 240
Total Daytime Population (TDP) 447
Ratio TDP/Total Population1 0.83
Population in Households 539
Population in Familes 463
Population in Group Qrtrs 0
Population Density2 804
Diversity Index3 6


Median Household Income $52,304
Average Household Income $61,242
Per Capita Income $24,360


Total Housing Units 239 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 180 (75.3%)
Renter Occupied HU 36 (15.1%)
Vacant Housing Units 22 ( 9.2%)
Median Home Value $144,681
Average Home Value $167,083


Total Households 217
Average Household Size 2.48
Family Households 158
Average Family Size 3
  1. If the ratio of the TDP to Total Population is greater than 1, the location gains population during the day when commuting workers are present. If the ratio is less than 1, the location is more of a bedroom community where people commute to another place for work.
  2. Population Density = Total Population per square mile.
  3. The Diversity Index is a scale of 0 to 100 that represents the likelihood that two persons, chosen at random from the same area, belong to different race or ethnic groups. If an area's entire population belongs to one race AND one ethnic group, then the area has zero diversity. An area's diversity index increases to 100 when the population is evenly divided into two or more race/ethnic groups.


2010-2017 2017-2022
Population -0.18% -0.04%
Households -0.19% -0.09%
Families 0.63% 0.0%
Median Household Income   1.81%
Per Capita Income   2.37%

Olpe, KS - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares Olpe to the other 671 incorporated cities, towns and CDPs in Kansas by rank and percentile using July 1, 2017 data. The location Ranked # 1 has the highest value. A location that ranks higher than 75% of its peers would be in the 75th percentile of the peer group.

Variable Description Rank Percentile
Total Population # 286 58th
Population Density # 341 49th
Diversity Index # 639 5th
Median Household Income # 273 59th
Per Capita Income # 448 33rd

Additional comparisons and rankings can be made with a VERY EASY TO USE Kansas Census Data Comparison Tool.

Kansas Research Tools

Kansas Census Data Comparison Tool

Compare Kansas Census Data
Highest or Lowest: