Orange County FL Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2014)

POPULATION

Total Population 1,209,044
Population in Households 1,175,540
Population in Familes 915,647
Population in Group Qrtrs 33,504
Population Density1 1,338
Diversity Index2 75
 

HOUSEHOLDS

Total Households 444,708
Average Household Size 2.64
Family Households 285,977
Average Family Size 3

HOUSING

Total Housing Units 514,630 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 239,381 (46.5%)
Renter Occupied HU 205,327 (39.9%)
Vacant Housing Units 69,922 (13.6%)
Median Home Value $185,234
Average Home Value $237,306
 

INCOME

Median Household Income $46,507
Average Household Income $65,356
Per Capita Income $24,298
  (Compound Annual Growth Rates)

GROWTH RATES

2010-20142014-2019
Population 1.27% 1.83%
Households 1.25% 1.85%
Families 1.06% 1.72%
Median Household Income   3.02%
Per Capita Income   2.45%
1) Population Density = Total Population per square mile.
2) The Diversity Index is a scale of 0 to 100 that represents the likelyhood 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.
Based on Census 2010 counts, the Diversity Index for the United States was 60.6 and it is expected to increase to 64.8 by July 1, 2018.

Orange County FL - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares Orange County to the other 67 counties and county equivalents in Florida by rank and percentile using July 1, 2014 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 DescriptionRankPercentile
Total Population # 5 94th
Population Density1 # 5 94th
Diversity Index2 # 4 96th
Median Household Income # 21 70th
Per Capita Income # 25 64th

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