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Olivet, South Dakota - Basic Facts

Olivet is the common name for the community and surrounding area while the formal official name is the Town of Olivet.

It is an incorporated place (Class Code P1) located in Hutchinson County at latitude 43.2408 and longitude -97.6753. Hutchinson County is in the Central time zone (GMT -6). The elevation is 1,224 feet.

The formal boundaries for the Town of Olivet (see map) encompass a land area of 0.15 sq. miles and a water area of 0 sq. miles.

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Olivet, SD Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2014)


Total Population 72
Population in Households 55
Population in Familes 47
Population in Group Qrtrs 17
Population Density1 475
Diversity Index2 3


Total Households 38
Average Household Size 1.45
Family Households 28
Average Family Size 2


Total Housing Units 47 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 32 (68.1%)
Renter Occupied HU 6 (12.8%)
Vacant Housing Units 9 (19.1%)
Median Home Value $110,000
Average Home Value $155,469


Median Household Income $57,217
Average Household Income $79,599
Per Capita Income $27,912
  (Compound Annual Growth Rates)


2010-2014 2014-2019
Population -0.64% -0.56%
Households -0.61% -0.53%
Families 0.86% -0.72%
Median Household Income   3.87%
Per Capita Income   2.54%
1) Population Density = Total Population per square mile.
2) The Diversity Index is a scale of 0 to 100 that represents the likelyhood 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.
Based on Census 2010 counts, the Diversity Index for the United States was 60.6 and it is expected to increase to 64.8 by July 1, 2018.


Olivet, SD - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares Olivet to the other 390 incorporated cities, towns and CDPs in South Dakota by rank and percentile using July 1, 2014 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 # 309 21st
Population Density1 # 192 51st
Diversity Index2 # 360 8th
Median Household Income # 49 88th
Per Capita Income # 108 73rd

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