Olaton is an unincorporated village located in the U.S. state of Kentucky. It is within Ohio County along Kentucky Route 505 and Kentucky Route 878, approximately 13.2 miles east-northeast of Hartford. It coordinates at 37°31′33″N 86°41′15″W. The elevation is 423 feet above sea level. Recent job growth is negatively decreased by 1.47 percent. The average travel time is 29 minutes. It has Zip code 42361.