Olathe (zip 66061), Kansas 

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Population

65,455

+11.3% since 2020

Unemployment Rate

2.9%

Median Income

$70,528

Median Home Price

$317,500

Median Age

35.1

Comfort Index (Climate)

7.7 / 5.7

summer / winter

KS Gifts

Best Places to Live in Olathe (zip 66061), Kansas

Large-city complex - Missouri-Kansas border, on the Missouri River. September, May and June are the most pleasant months in the 66061 zip code, while January and December are the least comfortable months.

Olathe, KS Housing Market
Lowest Priced HomesHOMES UNDER $250,000
Most Expensive ListingsHOMES $250,001 to $500,000
Largest HomesHOMES $500,001 to $750,000
Median Priced HomesHOMES $750,001 to $1,000,000
Pros
Diverse economy
Entertainment
Attractive downtown
Cons
Growth & sprawl
Uninteresting physical setting
Crime rates


What Bert Has To Say About Kansas City Metro Area

Kansas City is a large, prosperous, self-sufficient and culturally rich city located astride the Missouri River. The downtown area and most of the population are on the older Missouri side, filled with shaded neighborhoods and mixed development. For the past 20 years the big growth has been on the Kansas side to the southwest in suburbs like Overland Park, Lenexa, and Shawnee.


QUICK FACTS

Real Estate: See Homes
Country: United States
State: Kansas
County: Johnson County
Metro Area: Kansas City Metro Area
Political Ideology: Leaning liberal
City: Olathe
Zip Codes: Olathe (zip 66061)
Time zone: Central Standard Time (CST)
Elevation: 1014 ft above sea level

Highlights

ECONOMY
The unemployment rate in Olathe (zip 66061) is 2.9% (U.S. avg. is 6.0%). Recent job growth is Positive. Olathe (zip 66061) jobs have increased by 1.5%. More Economy

COST OF LIVING
Compared to the rest of the country, Olathe (zip 66061)'s cost of living is 3.7% higher than the U.S. average. More Cost of Living or Compare Olathe (zip 66061)'s Cost of Living

WEATHER & CLIMATE
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VOTING
In the last Presidential election, Johnson county flipped moderately Democratic, 52.7% to 44.5%. More Voting Stats

POPULATION
Olathe (zip 66061)'s population is 65,455 people. Since 2020, it has had a population growth of 11.3%. Learn More...

TRANSPORTATION
Average Commute time is 21.0 minutes. The National Average is 26.4 minutes. Learn More...

REAL ESTATE
The median home cost in Olathe (zip 66061) is Real Estate: $317,500. Home appreciation the last 10 years has been 7.8%.

SCHOOLS
Olathe (zip 66061) public schools spend $10,889 per student. The average school expenditure in the U.S. is $12,383. There are about 13.8 students per teacher in Olathe (zip 66061). More Education



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Housing Market in Olathe

It's a good time to buy in Olathe. Home Appreciation is up 15.0% in the last 12 months.
The median home price in Olathe is $317,500.

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Far from everything - 2/27/2006
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