Orange County NY Information


Orange County Subdivisions

Orange County NY Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2018)


Total Population 393,529
Population in Households 382,122
Population in Familes 326,701
Population in Group Qrtrs 11,407
Population Density1 485
Diversity Index2 63


Median Household Income $78,935
Average Household Income $101,618
Per Capita Income $34,729


Total Housing Units 143,734 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 84,155 (58.5%)
Renter Occupied HU 47,698 (33.2%)
Vacant Housing Units 11,881 ( 8.3%)
Median Home Value $302,108
Average Home Value $360,589


Total Households 131,853
Average Household Size 2.9
Family Households 94,737
Average Family Size 3
  1. Population Density = Total Population per square mile.
  2. The Diversity Index is a scale of 0 to 100 that represents the likelihood that two persons, chosen at random from the same area, belong to different race or ethnic groups. If an area's entire population belongs to one race AND one ethnic group, then the area has zero diversity. An area's diversity index increases to 100 when the population is evenly divided into two or more race/ethnic groups.


2010-2017 2017-2022
Population 0.66% 0.72%
Households 0.56% 0.65%
Families 0.43% 0.56%
Median Household Income   2.09%
Per Capita Income   2.82%


Orange County NY - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares Orange County to the other 62 counties and county equivalents in New York by rank and percentile using July 1, 2018 data. The location Ranked # 1 has the highest value. A location that ranks higher than 75% of its peers would be in the 75th percentile of the peer group.

Variable Description Rank Percentile
Total Population # 12 82nd
Population Density # 15 77th
Diversity Index # 9 87th
Median Household Income # 9 87th
Per Capita Income # 15 77th

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