Olathe, Kansas 

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Economy in Olathe, Kansas

Olathe has an unemployment rate of 2.9%. The US average is 6.0%.

Olathe has seen the job market increase by 1.5% over the last year. Future job growth over the next ten years is predicted to be 34.7%, which is higher than the US average of 33.5%.

Tax Rates for Olathe
- The Sales Tax Rate for Olathe is 9.5%. The US average is 7.3%.
- The Income Tax Rate for Olathe is 5.7%. The US average is 4.6%.
- Tax Rates can have a big impact when Comparing Cost of Living.

Income and Salaries for Olathe
- The average income of a Olathe resident is $31,724 a year. The US average is $28,555 a year.
- The Median household income of a Olathe resident is $76,519 a year. The US average is $53,482 a year.

INCOME BY POPULATION PERCENT

  ECONOMYOlathe, KansasUnited States
  2.9%6.0%
  -2.1%-6.2%
  34.7%33.5%
  9.5%6.2%
  5.7%4.6%
  $34,642$31,177
  $82,649$57,652
  $97,054$70,850
  POPULATION BY OCCUPATION
  0.5%1.3%
  0.1%0.6%
  5.5%6.2%
  9.2%10.4%
  3.3%2.7%
  10.6%11.6%
  4.5%4.1%
  0.4%0.9%
  4.0%2.1%
  7.7%4.7%
  1.6%1.9%
  9.4%6.7%
  0.1%0.1%
  4.3%4.3%
  9.9%9.3%
  12.5%13.8%
  1.8%2.2%
  6.8%7.4%
  4.6%4.9%
  3.2%4.8%
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    Reviews for Olathe    15 Reviews
    Bedroom community, great schools, lacks diversity - 4/26/2019
    I've lived in Olathe for 12 years. Olathe is a quiet bedroom community with great schools. 21st Century program provides many career path choices at the high school... Read More

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    Redneck Hippie - 4/8/2018
    I'm just going to give it right to ya! Olathe is closer of a normal mid-class neighborhood than say; Overland Park$$$. And if you like hoe-down country style, go South... Read More

    In Johnson County, KS since 1977 - 6/2/2015
    Lived in Olathe since about 1980. I can say Olathe is a great place to make a living, live life etc. It's one of those places that the UPS driver can leave a package... Read More


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