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Olivet is a city in Eaton County, in the Lansing metro area.
The community was named after biblical Mount Olivet
The latitude of Olivet is 42.441N. The longitude is -84.924W.It is in the Eastern Standard time zone. Elevation is 945 feet.
The estimated population, in 2003, was 1,714.
Sections below provide additional information and links about Olivet demographics, travel and tourism, nearby airports, cemeteries, the Eaton County economy, education, environment, genealogy, government, historic sites, Lansing area jobs, libraries, maps, museums, newspapers and other media, nonprofit groups, real estate, recreation, religion, transportation, and weather in the 49076 ZIP code.
28% of Olivet residents report German ancestry, and 7% report Irish. For more info on local ancestry groups, see the Olivet ancestry & family history guide.
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At the time of the 2000 census, the per capita income in Olivet was $11,682, compared with $21,587 nationally.
24% of Olivet residents age 25 and older have a bachelor's or advanced college degree.
Median rent in Olivet, at the time of the 2000 Census, was $374. Monthly homeowner costs, for people with mortgages, were $822.
Eaton County supported George W. Bush in the 2004 presidential election. For more information, see our Olivet political report.
The average commute time for Olivet workers is 19 minutes, compared with 26 minutes nationwide.
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