Orleans County, New York Population 2018

Orleans County, New York's estimated population is 40,983 with a growth rate of -2.28% in the past year according to the most recent United States census data. Orleans County, New York is the 54th largest county in New York.

Year Population Growth Growth Rate
201740,983-955-2.28%
201641,9386461.56%
201641,292-220-0.53%
201541,512-378-0.90%
201441,890-351-0.83%
201342,241-151-0.36%
201242,392-247-0.58%
201142,639-198-0.46%
201042,8379912.37%
199041,8463,3508.70%
198038,4961,1913.19%
197037,3053,1469.21%
196034,1594,32714.50%
195029,8322,0727.46%
194027,760-1,035-3.59%
193028,7951760.61%
192028,619-3,381-10.57%
191032,0001,8366.09%
190030,164-639-2.07%
189030,8036752.24%
188030,1282,4398.81%
187027,689-1,028-3.58%
186028,7172160.76%
185028,5013,37413.43%
184025,1277,39541.70%
183017,7320.00%

Orleans County, New York Population Growth

Population Data via

Population by Race

Race Population
White37,652
Black or African American2,627
Two or More Races733
Some Other Race474
Asian277
American Indian and Alaska Native147
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander28

Race Data via US Census (2016 ACS 5-Year Survey)

Orleans County, New York Population Pyramid 2018

0%2%4%6%8% Male Population0%2%4%6%8% Female Population80757065605550454035302520151050

Data via US Census (2016 ACS 5-Year Survey): Table S0101

Orleans County, New York Median Age

42.6


Total

41.4


Male

43.8


Female

Orleans County, New York Adults

There are 33,467 adults, (6,794 of which are seniors) in Orleans County, New York.

Orleans County, New York Age Dependency

57.4

Age Dependency Ratio

25.5

Old Age Dependency Ratio

31.9

Child Dependency Ratio

Orleans County, New York Sex Ratio

Female

21,051

50.20%

Male

20,887

49.80%

Orleans County, New York Households and Families

Orleans County, New York Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

Orleans County, New York Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married87.8%12.2%
All75.5%24.5%
Non Family64.9%35.1%
Male64.8%35.2%
Female58.9%41.1%

75.5%

Rate of Home Ownership

Orleans County, New York Households by Type

Type Count Average Size Owned
All16,1322.475.5
Married8,0022.9687.8
Non Family5,4451.2564.9
Female1,9373.1858.9
Male7482.964.8

2.91

Average Family Size

2.4

Average Household Size

8.3%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0.2%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

Orleans County, New York Households

Orleans County, New York Education

Orleans County, New York Educational Attainment by Sex (over 25)

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade1,4114.75%
9th to 12th Grade2,6508.92%
High School Graduate11,72839.49%
Some College6,20920.91%
Associates Degree2,98510.05%
Bachelors Degree2,8919.74%
Graduate Degree1,8216.13%

Orleans County, New York Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
White26,29723,3864,383
Black1,8911,297143
Hispanic1,00947458
Other Race30248
Multiple Races24320117
Asian203195103
Native American13412213
Islander2020

The highest rate of high school graduation is among islander people with a rate of 100.00%.

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among islander people with a rate of 50.74%.

Orleans County, New York Earnings by Educational Attainment

Name Average Male Female
Overall$32,423$39,608$27,324
Less Than High School$21,639$26,165$7,139
High School Grad$31,340$37,775$26,010
Some College$31,968$40,282$25,290
Bachelors Degree$42,702$50,784$35,750
Graduate Degree$60,899$72,188$55,408

$32,423

Average Earnings

$39,608

Average Male

$27,324

Average Female

Orleans County, New York Language

Orleans County, New York Language by Age

Orleans County, New York Language

94.00% of Orleans County, New York residents speak only English, while 6.00% speak other languages. The largest non-English language is Spanish, which is spoken by 2.89% of the population.

Orleans County, New York Poverty

Orleans County, New York Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White35,0444,92514.05%
Hispanic1,57561238.86%
Black1,45735024.02%
Other40822254.41%
Multiple69313920.06%
Asian2719033.21%
Native1272418.90%
Islander282071.43%

15.58%

Overall Poverty Rate

13.77%

Male Poverty Rate

17.41%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Orleans County, New York

The race most likely to be in poverty in Orleans County, New York is Islander, with 71.43% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Orleans County, New York is White, with 14.05% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 3.05%. Among those working part-time, it was 15.54%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 24.03%.

Orleans County, New York Poverty Rate by Education

Name Poverty
Less Than High School28.36%
High School12.07%
Some College10.74%
Bachelors or Greater3.77%

Orleans County, New York Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Name Poverty
Female Unemployed23.15%
Male Unemployed22.97%
Female Employed7.62%
Male Employed6.27%

Orleans County, New York Income

Orleans County, New York Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$48,731$59,724
Families$57,697$69,897
Married Families$67,927$80,113
Non Families$29,036$36,817

Orleans County, New York Marital Status

Orleans County, New York Marital Status

Marriage Rates

49.3%

Overall Marriage Rate

50.5%

Male Marriage Rate

48.1%

Female Marriage Rate

Orleans County, New York Married by Age and Sex

Orleans County, New York Marriage

The age group where males are most likely to be married is Over65, while the female age group most likely to be married is 55To64.

Orleans County, New York Marital Status by Race

Orleans County, New York Veterans

Orleans County, New York Veterans by War

2,940

Number of Veterans

2,827

Male Veterans

113

Female Veterans

Name Veterans
Vietnam1,044
First Gulf War527
Second Gulf War511
Korea250
World War II118

Orleans County, New York Veterans by Age

Name Veterans
35 to 54738
65 to 74730
55 to 64656
75+588
18 to 34228

Orleans County, New York Veterans by Race

Name Veterans % of Total
White2,6798.90%
Black2189.42%
Indian2013.61%
Asian167.14%
2 or More72.38%
Hispanic40.32%

Orleans County, New York Veterans by Education

5.60%

Veteran Poverty Rate

30.60%

Veteran Disability Rate

Orleans County, New York Employment Status

Orleans County, New York Employment by Age

56.4%

Labor Force Participation

52.1%

Employment Rate

7.4%

Unemployment Rate

Orleans County, New York Employment by Race

Orleans County, New York Employment by Education

Population of Cities in Orleans County, New York

City 2010 Census 2016 Estimated Growth Growth Rate
Albion60735962-111-1.83%
Medina60655784-281-4.63%
Holley18111723-88-4.86%
Lyndonville838797-41-4.89%
Data Sources
  1. US Census City/Town Population estimates - Most recent state estimates from the Census Bureau's Population Estimates Program
  2. Population of States and Counties of the United States: 1790 - 1990