Olive Branch, Mississippi 

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Population

36,033

+12.9% since 2010

Unemployment Rate

3.1%

Median Income

$64,253

Median Home Price

$214,700

Best Places to Live in Olive Branch, Mississippi

Large city - Extreme southwest Tennessee along the Mississippi River and Arkansas and Mississippi border
Pros
-Entertainment
-Cultural interest
-Cost of living
Cons
-Crime rates
-Recent employment declines
-Hot, humid summers

Local Listings in Olive, Branch, MS
 $235,000 
5380 Quail Hollow Dr
Bed 4 | Bath 3.0 | 2287 SqFt
 $235,000 
5380 Quail Hollow Dr
Bed 4 | Bath 3.0 | 2287 SqFt
 $217,000 
4497 Pleasant Hill Rd
Bed 3 | Bath 2.0 | 1895 SqFt
 $224,900 
4260 Faber Rd
Bed 3 | Bath 3.0 | 2342 SqFt

What Bert Has To Say About Memphis Metro Area

Sultry, soulful Memphis is an interesting and vivid place, located along the Mississippi River at the Arkansas border. The largest city in Tennessee, Memphis has a history of dramatic highs and lows: antebellum cotton-trading prosperity, Civil War destruction and reconstruction, yellow-fever epidemics, resurgence as a lumber and (again) cotton-trading center, and post–World War II decline. Today the city is on an upswing, thanks to recognition of its unique cultural assets and urban renewal.


QUICK FACTS

Real Estate: For Sale  For Rent
Country: United States
State: Mississippi
County: DeSoto County
Metro Area: Memphis Metro Area
Political Ideology: Somewhat conservative
City: Olive Branch
Zip Codes: 38654
Time zone: Central Standard Time (CST)
Elevation: 284 ft above sea level

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ECONOMY
The unemployment rate in Olive Branch is 3.1% (U.S. avg. is 3.9%). Recent job growth is Positive. Olive Branch jobs have increased by 1.48%. More Economy

COST OF LIVING
Compared to the rest of the country, Olive Branch's cost of living is 1.00% higher than the U.S. average. More Cost of Living or Compare Olive Branch's Cost of Living

VOTING
DeSoto county voted Republican in the last five Presidential elections. More Voting Stats

POPULATION
Olive Branch's population is 36,033 people. Since 2010, it has had a population growth of 12.92%. Learn More...

TRANSPORTATION
Average Commute time is 23 minutes. The National Average is 26 minutes. Learn More...

REAL ESTATE
The median home cost in Olive Branch is $214,700. Home appreciation the last 10 years has been 5.38%. Check out the homes in the area or Find top agents in Olive Branch

SCHOOLS
Olive Branch public schools spend $6,979 per student. The average school expenditure in the U.S. is $12,383. There are about 17.2 students per teacher in Olive Branch. More Education


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Housing Market in Olive Branch

It's a good time to buy in Olive Branch. Home Appreciation is up 14.9% in the last 12 months. Browse Olive Branch Real Estate or Find top agents in Olive Branch

The median home price in Olive Branch is $214,700. Browse Homes in this Range.


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Reviews for Olive Branch   4 Reviews
Ready to move - 12/14/2012
Olive Branch used to be the perfect small town with large city access, but the city of Memphis became so bad we've been affected tremendously over the past few years. ... Read More

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Six years and still pleased - 7/27/2008
We moved to Olive Branch, MS in 2002 and have been very pleased with our choice. Housing is less expensive than in the other Memphis Metro areas and with the tax breaks... Read More

struggling - 5/6/2007
city struggling to keep up with... Read More


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NEW LISTINGS IN OLIVE BRANCH MS
$235,000
5380 Quail Hollow Dr
Bed 4 | Bath 3.0 |

$217,000
4497 Pleasant Hill Rd
Bed 3 | Bath 2.0 |

$224,900
4260 Faber Rd
Bed 3 | Bath 3.0 |

$242,500
4515 Miranda Dr
Bed 4 | Bath 3.0 |

$200,000
7167 Hunters Forest Dr
Bed 4 | Bath 3.0 |

$253,000
6375 Vera Ln
Bed 4 | Bath 2.0 |

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