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Olive Hill is a city in Carter County, in the Huntington-Ashland metro area.

The latitude of Olive Hill is 38.3N. The longitude is -83.174W.

It is in the Eastern Standard time zone. Elevation is 748 feet.

The estimated population, in 2003, was 1,794.


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Median household income
Local
$22,958
National
$41,994
Source: 2000 census, U.S. Census Bureau
For more census details and comparisons, see our Olive Hill demographic reports
Olive Hill is on Tygart's Creek
With the discovery of quality fire clay nearby in 1893, brick plants became major employers. A 1920s baseball team was called the "Brickies"
Local festivals include:
  • Fraley Mountain Music Gatherin' - Sept. 5-9, 2007
Dates often change. Check Olive Hill web sites and events links in the sections below.
Nearby parks & recreation: Grayson Lake State Park

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Sections below provide additional information and links about Olive Hill demographics, travel and tourism, nearby airports, cemeteries, the Carter County economy, education, environment, genealogy, government, historic sites, Huntington-Ashland area jobs, libraries, maps, museums, newspapers and other media, nonprofit groups, real estate, recreation, religion, transportation, and weather in the 41164 ZIP code.

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Ancestry & family history

8% of Olive Hill residents report German ancestry, and 9% report Irish. For more info on local ancestry groups, see the Olive Hill ancestry & family history guide.

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At the time of the 2000 census, the per capita income in Olive Hill was $12,628, compared with $21,587 nationally.

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13% of Olive Hill residents age 25 and older have a bachelor's or advanced college degree.

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Housing & real estate

Median rent in Olive Hill, at the time of the 2000 Census, was $209.   Monthly homeowner costs, for people with mortgages, were $580.


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Libraries in Olive Hill include Olive Hill Library ... View libraries

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Carter County supported John Kerry in the 2004 presidential election. For more information, see our Olive Hill political report.

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The average commute time for Olive Hill workers is 32 minutes, compared with 26 minutes nationwide.

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Does anyone remember a Caudill family that lived on Olive hill?
The parents names were Margery and Cleveland(?)
Some of the children were Clara, Corb, and Maude.

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