City of Orland Demographics

From the Department of Finance, 2013

  • 7,626 Population
  • 2.5 Square Miles
  • 259' Elevation
  • 1,800 Acres
  • 2,340 Homes (2,223 occupied: 1,351 owner occupied; 872 renter occupied)
  • Housing density: 924 homes per square mile

From the 2010 Census:

Population

  • Male 3583
  • Female - 3708
Of this population...
  • 2,209 are under 18 years of age
  • 5,082 are 18 years and over
    • 519 are 20-24 years of age
    • 970 are 25-34 years of age
    • 1,411 are 35-49 years of age
    • 1,102 are 50-64 years of age
    • 857 are 65 years and over

Whites make up 66.2% of the population(with an ethnicity of 44.8% Hispanic or Latino) and Blacks or African American .5%, American Indian & Alaska Native 1.7%, Asian 2.9%, and two or more races, 3.6%.

Ancestry Groups Reported by Orland Residents

  • Mexican - 33%
  • German - 9%
  • English - 8%
  • Irish - 7%
  • Portuguese - 6%
  • Italian - 4%
  • Other Hispanic or Latino - 4%
  • French (except Basque) - 3%
  • Norwegian - 2%
  • American Indian tribes, specified - 2%
  • Polish - 1%
  • Laotian - 1%
  • Czech - 1%
  • All other tribes - 1%
  • Dutch - 1%
  • Scottish - 1%
  • Swedish - 1%
  • Northern European - 1%
  • Scotch-Irish - 1%
  • European - 1%
  • Czechoslovakian - 1%
  • Danish - 1%
  • Cherokee - 1%
  • Black or African American - 1%
  • Arab/Arabic - 1%
  • Arab - 1%
  • Spanish - 1%
  • Welsh - 1%

Education Attainment:

For the population 25 years of age and older -

  • High School Graduate - 75.9%
  • Bachelor's Degree or higher - 10.6%

Transportation to Work

Workers 16 years of age and older - 2,343

  • Car, truck, van or motorcycle - 90.4%
  • Work at home - 3.7%
  • Walk - 3.4 %
  • Public transportation - .7%

Commuting time

  • Average travel time to work 22.7 minutes

Other Information from Sperling's Best Places

  • Recent population growth at +/- 2.5% per year
  • The median age of the community is 31.6 years (US median is 37.6). 54.65% are married and 10.9% are divorced.
  • The median home cost in 2011 was $195,000. Home appreciation since 2008 has been +14%. Home ownership is 63% compared to CA at 56.7%.
  • Compared to the rest of the country, Orland's cost of living is 8.22% higher than the US average.
  • Orland public schools spend $4,956 per student (average for the US is $6,058).
  • The unemployment rate in Orland is 12.6% (US average is 8.5%). Recent job growth is slow but positive.