Mount Olive, Macoupin County, Illinois

Mount Olive: City in Illinois

About

Mount Olive is a city located in the county of Macoupin in the U.S. state of Illinois. Its population at the 2010 census was 2,099 and a population density of 701 people per km². After 10 years in 2020 city had an estimated population of 1,911 inhabitants.

Quick Facts about Mount Olive

Population : 1,911 (2020)
Country : United States of America
State : Illinois (United States)
County : Macoupin County
Postal code : 62069
Phone Area Codes : 618
Area : 3 km2
Altitude : 686 feet / 209 meters
Time Zone : America/Chicago
Local time : 11:06:56 (28th March 2023)
Density : 638 Pop. per km² as of 2020
Population growth : -9.84% (2010-2020)
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Location of Mount Olive on Illinois map.
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Geography

Mount Olive is located at 39°4'20"N 89°43'38"W (39.0722700, -89.7273100).

Mount Olive map

Demographics

According to census records, the population of Mount Olive decreased by 9.84% in 10 years.

Year Population % Change Method
2010 2,099 - census
2011 2,100 0.05% estimation process
2012 2,066 -1.65% estimation process
2013 2,045 -1.03% estimation process
2014 2,017 -1.39% estimation process
2015 1,998 -0.95% estimation process
2016 1,985 -0.65% estimation process
2017 1,972 -0.66% estimation process
2018 1,959 -0.66% estimation process
2019 1,940 -0.98% estimation process
2020 1,911 -1.52% estimation process

Demographic Facts

Estimated population as of July 1, 2019 : 157,327
Based on demographic estimates as of April 1, 2010 : 150,834
Based on demographic estimates as of 1 April 2010 : 4.3%
April 1, 2020 Population : 156,255
April 1, 2010 Population : 150,865
People under 5 years old, percentage : 7.3%
People under 18 years old, percentage : 27.4%
People over 65 (%) : 14.3%
Female persons, % : 51.8%
White only, percent : 85.9%
Black or African American alone, percent : 4.2%
American Indian and Alaska Native only, % : 4.4%
Asians alone % : 2.6%
Only Native Hawaiians and Other Pacific Islanders, % : 0.3%
% of people who have participated in two or more races : 2.6%
% of Hispanic or Latino : 58.8%
White people, not Hispanic or Latino people, make up the majority of the population. : 33.2%
2015-2019 Veterans : 6,317
Percentage of foreign-born people, 2015-2019 : 20.2%
Residential units, July 1, 2019 : 51,438

Mount Olive zip code is 62069. County name: Macoupin, County fips: 17117

Maunt Oliv, ma'unta olibha, mawnt awlyf, Маунт Олив, ماؤنٹ اولائیو، الینوائے, ماونت أوليف, مونت‌الیو، ایلینوی, माउन्ट ओलिभ

Economic Facts

Residential units, July 1, 2019 : 51,438
Rate of owner-occupied housing units, 2015-2019 : 64.1%
Owner-occupied housing unit median value, 2015-2019 : $251,200
From 2015 to 2019, the median selected monthly owner costs - with a mortgage : $1,551
Monthly owner costs, without a mortgage, at the median, 2015-2019 : $478
2015-2019 median gross rent : $1,014
Permits for construction, 2020 : 852
2015-2019 Households : 44,881
Population per household, 2015-2019 : 3.28
Living in the same house a year ago, percentage of people aged one year and up, 2015-2019 : 87.9%
Languages other than English spoken at home, as a percentage of people aged 5 and up, 2015-2019 : 45.3%
Households with computers, %, 2015-2019 : 89.8%
Percentage of households with a broadband Internet subscription, 2015-2019 : 79.9%
Percentage of people aged 25 and up with a high school diploma or higher, 2015-2019 : 71.9%
Bachelor's degree or higher, proportion of people aged 25 and up, 2015-2019 : 14.6%
Percentage of people under the age of 65 who have a disability, 2015-2019 : 8.7%
Persons under the age of 65 who do not have health insurance, as a percentage : 11.0%
Total civilian labor force, percent of population aged 16 and up, 2015-2019 : 54.3%
Female labor force participation in the civilian labor force, as a percentage of the population aged 16 and up, 2015-2019 : 47.9%
Total sales of lodging and food services in 2012 ($1,000) : 150,065
Total receipts/revenue for health care and social assistance in 2012 ($1,000) : 760,956
Manufacturers' total shipments in 2012 ($1,000) : 1,441,125
2012 total retail sales ($1,000) : 1,012,856
2012 total retail sales per capita : $6,654
Mean commute time to work (in minutes), workers aged 16 and up, 2015-2019 : 28.3
2015-2019 median household income (in 2019 dollars) : $57,585
Income per capita in the previous 12 months (in 2019 dollars), 2015-2019 : $22,853
Percentage of people living in poverty : 17.6%
Total number of employer establishments, 2019 : 2,039
2019 total employment : 27,690
2019 total annual payroll ($1,000) : 1,308,125
Total employment, change in percentage terms, 2018-2019 : 2.0%
2018 total non-employer establishments : 7,504
Total number of businesses in 2012 : 8,094
Men-owned businesses in 2012 : 3,888
Women-owned businesses in 2012 : 3,202
Minority-owned businesses in 2012 : 3,203
Non-minority-owned businesses in 2012 : 4,524
Veteran-owned businesses in 2012 : 618
Nonveteran-owned businesses in 2012 : 7,044
2010 population per square mile : 70.6
2010 land area in square miles : 2,137.07

Schools in Mount Olive

College & universities near Mount Olive, IL

Code Name City ZIP
149499 Tri-County Beauty Academy LITCHFIELD (IL) 62056

Stations (8)

Amtrak & bus stations near Mount Olive, IL

Code Name Address Type
CRV Carlinville 128 Alton Rd. RAIL
ALN Alton 3400 College Ave. RAIL
STL Gateway Transportation Center 551 South 16th St. RAIL
CEN Centralia station 108 East Broadway RAIL
KWD Kirkwood 110 West Argonne Dr. RAIL

Post offices near Mount Olive

Post Office Name City ZIP
Mount Oliv Post Office Mount Olive (IL) 62069

Other places with the same name (5)

Other cities in Macoupin County

Cities, Towns, Neighborhoods & Other Populated Places in Macoupin County , IL. (more)

City Name Population Title
Carlinville 5,441 City in Illinois
Staunton 4,919 Township in Macoupin County, Illinois
Virden 3,302 City in Macoupin County, Illinois, United States
Piasa 3,151 Unincorporated community in Illinois
Gillespie 3,048 City in Illinois, United States
Girard 1,981 City in Illinois
Brighton 1,967 Village in Macoupin County, Illinois, United States
Bunker Hill 1,664 City in Illinois, USA
Benld 1,406 City in Macoupin County, Illinois, United States
Barr 1,208 Unincorporated community in Macoupin County, Illinois, United States
Palmyra 654 Village in Illinois, United States
Shipman 583 Township in Macoupin County, Illinois
Wilsonville 550 Village in Illinois, United States
Medora 390 Human settlement in Illinois, United States of America
Mount Clare 262 Human settlement in Illinois, United States of America
Sawyerville 261 Human settlement in Illinois, United States of America

Distance to Other Cities

Mount Olive distances to largest Illinois cities