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Orange County
  • County in Texas

Report Card

grade B
Overall Niche Grade
  1. Public Schools
    grade B minus
  2. Housing
    grade B
  3. Nightlife
    grade B
  4. Good for Families
    grade B
  5. Diversity
    grade B
  6. Jobs
    grade B+
  7. Weather
    grade A
  8. Cost of Living
    grade A minus
  9. Health & Fitness
    grade C+
  10. Outdoor Activities
    grade B
  11. Commute
    grade B minus

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Orange County is located in Texas with a population of 84,069. In Orange County, most residents own their homes. Many families live in Orange County and residents tend to be conservative.

About

Population
84,069

Real Estate

Median Home Value
$113,500
National
$217,500
Median Rent
$825
National
$1,062
Rent vs. Own
  • Rent
    25%
  • Own
    75%
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Crime & Safety

Violent Crimes
  • Calculated annually per 100,000 residents
  • Assault
    313.7
    national  282.7
  • Murder
    9
    national  6.1
  • Rape
    15.8
    national  40.7
  • Robbery
    117.3
    national  135.5
Property Crimes
  • Calculated annually per 100,000 residents
  • Burglary
    557.4
    national  500.1
  • Theft
    1,498.4
    national  2,042.8
  • Motor Vehicle Theft
    232.4
    national  284

Residents

Diversity
grade unavailable
Based on ethnic and economic diversity.
Age
  • <10 years
    14%
  • 10-17 years
    11%
  • 18-24 years
    8%
  • 25-34 years
    13%
  • 35-44 years
    12%
  • 45-54 years
    13%
  • 55-64 years
    13%
  • 65+ years
    16%
Education Levels
  • Master's degree or higher
    3%
    national  12%
  • Bachelor's degree
    12%
    national  20%
  • Some college or associate's degree
    35%
    national  29%
  • High school diploma or equivalent
    37%
    national  27%
  • Less than high school diploma
    12%
    national  12%

Working in Orange County

Jobs
grade unavailable
Based on employment rates, job and business growth, and cost of living.
Median Household Income
$59,399
National
$62,843

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