Olathe Johnson County, Kansas

Olathe: County seat of Johnson County, Kansas, United States

Olathe locator map
Location of Olathe on Kansas map.


Olathe is a city located in the county of Johnson in the U.S. state of Kansas. Its population at the 2010 census was 865 and a population density of 5 people per km². After 9 years in 2019 city had an estimated population of 892 inhabitants.

The city was created 164 years ago in 1856.


Olathe is located at 38°52'53"N 94°49'9"W (38.8814000, -94.8191300).

Map of Johnson County  Kansas  U.S. taxon range map image
Map of Johnson County Kansas U.S.


Olathe forecast: Sunny, with a high near 85. Southeast wind 2 to 6 mph. more

Map of Johnson County  Kansas  U.S. taxon range map image

Olathe map

Olathe Quick Facts

Population : 892 (2019)
Country : United States of America
State : Kansas (United States)
County : Johnson County
Phone Area Codes : 913
Area : 159.58 km2
Altitude : 1,033 feet / 315 meters
Capital city : Olathe is capital of Johnson County
Establishment : January 01, 1857 (164 years ago)
Time Zone : Central Time Zone
Local time : 18:19:37 (4th August 2021)
Postal code : 66061
Density : 6 Pop. per km² as of 2019
Population growth : 3.03% (2010-2019)
Weather : 85℉ Sunny 7-days weather


The population of Olathe increased by 3.03% in 9 years.

Year Population % Change Method
2010 865 - census
2011 847 -2.13% estimation process
2012 855 0.94% estimation process
2013 863 0.93% estimation process
2014 866 0.35% estimation process
2015 875 1.03% estimation process
2016 880 0.57% estimation process
2017 884 0.45% estimation process
2018 893 1.01% estimation process
2019 892 -0.11% estimation process

Olathe zip code is 66061. County name: Johnson, County fips: 20091

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People born in Olathe (38)

People born in Olathe, including soccer player Michael Thomas, stage and movie actor Larry Parks, 36th Governor of Kansas John Anderson, Jr., you can see a list of people who born in Olathe.


College & universities near Olathe

Code Name City ZIP
155520 MidAmerica Nazarene University Olathe (KS) 66062-1899
442569 Grantham University Lenexa (KS) 66219
155210 Johnson County Community College Overland Park (KS) 66210-1299
442718 National American University-Overland Park Overland Park (KS) 66212-5451
461801 Entourage Institute of Beauty and Esthetics Lenexa (KS) 66215-3803

Stations (6)

Amtrak & bus stations near Olathe

Code Name Address Type
KCY Union Station 30 West Pershing Rd. RAIL
LRC Lawrence 413 East 7th Street RAIL
LEE Lee's Summit 217 SW Main St. RAIL
IDP Independence 600 South Grand Ave. RAIL
TOP Topeka 500 SE Holliday Place RAIL

Other places with the same name (1)

  • Olathe, Colorado human settlement in Montrose County, Colorado, United States of America

Other cities in Johnson County

Cities, Towns, Neighborhoods & Other Populated Places in Johnson County , KS. (more)

City Name Population Title
Overland Park 195,494 City in the U.
Shawnee 65,807 City in Oklahoma, United States
Lenexa 55,625 City in Kansas, United States
Leawood 34,727 City in Kansas, United States
Prairie Village 21,877 City in Kansas, United States
Merriam 11,081 City in Johnson County, Kansas, United States
Mission 9,570 City in Kansas, USA
Roeland Park 6,688 City in Johnson County, Kansas, United States
De Soto 6,512 City in Kansas, United States of America
Aubry 4,511 Township in Johnson County, Kansas
Fairway 3,960 City in Johnson County, Kansas, United States of America
Mission Hills 3,547 Census-designated place in Santa Barbara County, California
Spring Hill 3,093 City in Kansas, USA
Gardner 2,934 City in Kansas, United States
Edgerton 1,784 City in Kansas, United States
Westwood 1,641 City in Kansas

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