Olympic Valley

Draw is its proximity to Lake Tahoe’s favorite ski area.

Welcome to Olympic Valley

Olympic Valley, the illustrious home of Squaw Valley ski resort, resonates with a vibrant mountain lifestyle deeply rooted in its historic legacy as the iconic site of the 1960 Winter Olympics. Here, you'll be in the company of Olympic champions and world-renowned extreme skiers, all drawn to its historic challenging terrain and breathtaking views. The heart of Olympic Valley thrives with a bustling mountain village teeming with charming shops, delightful dining establishments, rejuvenating spas, and cozy lodging options. This is where you'll find everything you need for an unforgettable mountain retreat.
When it comes to homes, Olympic Valley offers a diverse tapestry of choices, from rustic mountain-style chalets to sleek modern residences, cozy ski cabins, and inviting condos many with jaw-dropping views of the mountain. Notably, in December of 2022, the base-to-base gondola seamlessly connected Squaw Valley and Alpine Meadows, which had already joined forces in 2011, making it one of the West’s most expansive resorts. For those seeking a condo or townhome lifestyle, there's an array of options, including The Village at Squaw Valley, Squaw Valley Lodge, and Tavern Inn. On the eastern edge of the Valley, The Resort at Squaw Creek beckons with enticing ownership opportunities, complete with poolside relaxation, spa indulgence, gourmet dining, and the convenience of walk-on access to the slopes, coupled with an invigorating golf experience.
If your adventurous spirit extends beyond Olympic Valley's borders, its strategic proximity to Truckee and the enchanting landscapes of North Lake Tahoe make it an ideal base camp for a myriad of outdoor pursuits and unforgettable experiences. Whether you seek thrills on the slopes, gourmet dining, or serene hikes, Olympic Valley offers it all, promising a lifestyle that seamlessly blends adventure, relaxation, and the natural beauty of Lake Tahoe area.

Overview for Olympic Valley, CA

1,126 people live in Olympic Valley, where the median age is 40 and the average individual income is $56,526. Data provided by the U.S. Census Bureau.


Total Population

40 years

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Around Olympic Valley, CA

There's plenty to do around Olympic Valley, including shopping, dining, nightlife, parks, and more. Data provided by Walk Score and Yelp.

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Somewhat Bikeable
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Points of Interest

Explore popular things to do in the area, including Viva Treats, Tahoe Via Ferrata, and Matt Heron Fly Fishing.

Name Category Distance Reviews
Ratings by Yelp
Dining · $ 2.34 miles 12 reviews 4.8/5 stars
Active 0.74 miles 23 reviews 5/5 stars
Active 1.16 miles 15 reviews 5/5 stars
Active 0.51 miles 7 reviews 5/5 stars
Active 3.16 miles 125 reviews 4.9/5 stars
Active 0.24 miles 70 reviews 4.9/5 stars

Demographics and Employment Data for Olympic Valley, CA

Olympic Valley has 486 households, with an average household size of 2. Data provided by the U.S. Census Bureau. Here’s what the people living in Olympic Valley do for work — and how long it takes them to get there. Data provided by the U.S. Census Bureau. 1,126 people call Olympic Valley home. The population density is 222.567 and the largest age group is Data provided by the U.S. Census Bureau.


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56.84 / 43.16%

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Schools in Olympic Valley, CA

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The following schools are within or nearby Olympic Valley. The rating and statistics can serve as a starting point to make baseline comparisons on the right schools for your family. Data provided by the U.S. Census Bureau.
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