Orange County FL Information


Orange County Subdivisions

Orange County FL Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2016)


Total Population 1,279,744
Population in Households 1,245,048
Population in Familes 970,391
Population in Group Qrtrs 34,696
Population Density1 1,417
Diversity Index2 76


Total Households 464,580
Average Household Size 2.68
Family Households 298,688
Average Family Size 3


Total Housing Units 536,542 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 245,972 (45.8%)
Renter Occupied HU 218,608 (40.7%)
Vacant Housing Units 71,962 (13.4%)
Median Home Value $207,176
Average Home Value $274,561


Median Household Income $49,910
Average Household Income $70,686
Per Capita Income $26,366
  (Compound Annual Growth Rates)


2010-2015 2015-2020
Population 1.78% 1.89%
Households 1.56% 1.8%
Families 1.42% 1.71%
Median Household Income   2.56%
Per Capita Income   1.89%
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, 2016 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 # 5 94th
Population Density1 # 4 96th
Diversity Index2 # 3 97th
Median Household Income # 17 76th
Per Capita Income # 26 63rd

Additional comparisons and rankings can be made with a VERY EASY TO USE Florida Census Data Comparison Tool.