Orange County NY Information


Orange County Subdivisions

Orange County NY Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2017)


Total Population 390,634
Daytime Population: Workers 159,496
Daytime Population: Residents 202,165
Total Daytime Population (TDP) 361,661
Ratio TDP/Total Population1 0.93
Population in Households 379,303
Population in Familes 322,890
Population in Group Qrtrs 11,331
Population Density2 481
Diversity Index3 62


Median Household Income $76,430
Average Household Income $98,230
Per Capita Income $33,596


Total Housing Units 143,012 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 88,918 (62.2%)
Renter Occupied HU 41,958 (29.3%)
Vacant Housing Units 12,136 ( 8.5%)
Median Home Value $295,498
Average Home Value $340,294


Total Households 130,876
Average Household Size 2.9
Family Households 94,107
Average Family Size 3
  1. If the ratio of the TDP to Total Population is greater than 1, the location gains population during the day when commuting workers are present. If the ratio is less than 1, the location is more of a bedroom community where people commute to another place for work.
  2. Population Density = Total Population per square mile.
  3. 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 0.65% 0.68%
Households 0.53% 0.59%
Families 0.39% 0.5%
Median Household Income   1.75%
Per Capita Income   2.31%


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, 2017 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 # 14 79th

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