City of Orange, New Jersey Population 2024

33,068

City of Orange is a city located in Essex County New Jersey. City of Orange has a 2024 population of 33,068. City of Orange is currently declining at a rate of -0.91% annually and its population has decreased by -3.6% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 34,302 in 2020.

The average household income in City of Orange is $71,538 with a poverty rate of 21.7%. The median age in City of Orange is 35.4 years: 34.8 years for males, and 36 years for females.

City of Orange Demographics

According to the most recent ACS, the racial composition of City of Orange was:

  • Black or African American: 59.83%
  • Other race: 17.38%
  • White: 12.52%
  • Two or more races: 8.09%
  • Asian: 1.72%
  • Native American: 0.47%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0%
Land Area (mi²)
2.2 sq mi
Density (mi²)
14,944.90/sq mi
Growth Since 2020
-3.6% (-1,234)
The current population of City of Orange, New Jersey is 33,068 based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates (released May 2024). The last official US Census in 2020 recorded the population at 34,302.

Population by Race

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Race
Population
Percentage (of total)
Black or African American20,29659.83%
Other race5,89617.38%
White4,24612.52%
Two or more races2,7438.09%
Asian5831.72%
Native American1580.47%
Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander00%

Black or African American

Other race

White

Two or more races

Asian

Native American

Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander

City of Orange Population by Race

City of Orange Population Pyramid 2024

City of Orange Median Age

35.4

Total

34.8

Male

36

Female

City of Orange Adults

There are 25,059 adults, (4,495 of whom are seniors) in City of Orange.

City of Orange Age Dependency

65

Age Dependency Ratio

21.9

Old Age Dependency Ratio

43.1

Child Dependency Ratio

City of Orange Sex Ratio

Female18,59554.82%
Male15,32745.18%

City of Orange Population by Age

City of Orange Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

Household Type
Count
Average Size
Owner
Renter
All12,3932.7122.177.9
Non Family4,4821.1115.684.4
Married3,3593.735.564.5
Female3,3083.4116.583.5
Male1,2443.912476

3.46

Average Family Size

2.71

Average Household Size

22.1%

Rate of Home Ownership

Married

Male

Female

NonFamily

owner

renter

City of Orange Households and Families

Male

Female

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Education Attained
Count
Percentage
9th to 12th Grade1,2965.93%
Associates Degree1,3496.17%
Bachelors Degree2,86613.11%
Graduate Degree1,4016.41%
High School Graduate7,95536.38%
Less Than 9th Grade2,90713.29%
Some College4,09218.71%

Less Than 9th Grade

9th to 12th Grade

High School Graduate

Some College

Associates Degree

Bachelors Degree

Graduate Degree

City of Orange Educational Attainment by Sex (over 25)

City of Orange Educational Attainment by Race

High School Graduation Rate

Bachelors Rate

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Race
Total
High School
Bachelors
Black13,52512,1513,076
Hispanic5,8263,269396
Other Race3,1371,709219
2+ Races1,9061,066231
White1,2721,061331
Asian551514244
Native American15815880

The highest rate of high school graduation is among native american people with a rate of 100%.

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among native american people with a rate of 50.63%.

City of Orange Educational Attainment by Race

All

Male

Female

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Name
Average
Male
Female
Bachelors Degree$60,395$61,439$55,292
Graduate Degree$95,208$105,121$95,169
High School Graduate$35,691$39,265$31,250
Less Than 9th Grade$33,313$44,082$16,769
Overall$39,740$44,222$35,711
Some College$38,435$45,381$36,555

$39,740

Average Earnings

$44,222

Average Male

$35,711

Average Female

City of Orange Earnings by Educational Attainment

City of Orange Language by Age

Only English

Spanish

Other Indo-European Languages

Asian and Pacific Island Languages

Other Languages

City of Orange Language

53.65% of City of Orange residents speak only English, while 46.35% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 27.15% of the population.

City of Orange Language

City of Orange Poverty by Race

rate

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Name
Total
In Poverty
Poverty Rate
Black20,1223,61117.95%
Hispanic10,3973,59834.61%
Other5,8951,42324.14%
Multiple2,72395134.92%
White1,87819110.17%
Asian5788815.22%

21.7%

Overall Poverty Rate

16.87%

Male Poverty Rate

25.66%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in City of Orange

The race most likely to be in poverty in City of Orange is Multiple, with 34.92% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in City of Orange is White, with 10.17% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 4.97%. Among those working part-time, it was 27.99%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 34.78%.

City of Orange Poverty

rate

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Rate
Poverty
Less Than 9th Grade27.74%
High School22.37%
Some College13.78%
Bachelors or Greater11.73%

City of Orange Poverty Rate by Education

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Rate
Poverty
Male Unemployed44.43%
Female Unemployed32.76%
Female Employed15.21%
Male Employed6.16%

City of Orange Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

City of Orange Income by Household Type

Households

Families

MarriedFamilies

NonFamilies

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Name
Median
Mean
Families$58,349$78,737
Households$50,607$71,538
Married Families$72,533$-999,999,999
Non Families$33,804$47,343

mean

median

Income by Household Type

City of Orange Marital Status

Married

Widowed

Divorced

Separated

NeverMarried

Marriage Rates

30.9%

Overall Marriage Rate

35.3%

Male Marriage Rate

27.3%

Female Marriage Rate

City of Orange Married by Age and Sex

male

female

City of Orange Marriage

The age group where males are most likely to be married is 55-64, while the female age group most likely to be married is 45-54.

City of Orange Marital Status by Race

Married

Widowed

Divorced

Separated

NeverMarried

City of Orange Marital Status

Second Gulf War

First Gulf War

Vietnam

Korea

World War II

531

Number of Veterans

362

Male Veterans

169

Female Veterans

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War
Veterans
First Gulf War169
Second Gulf War128
Vietnam86
World War II67
Korea25

City of Orange Veterans by War

count

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Age Group
Veterans
35 to 54203
75+148
65 to 7496
55 to 6471
18 to 3413

City of Orange Veterans by Age

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Name
Veterans
% of Total
Black3542.29%
White1364.46%
Hispanic831.25%
2+ Races211.04%
Other Race200.52%

City of Orange Veterans by Race

City of Orange Veterans by Education

Less Than 9th Grade

High School Graduate

Some College

Bachelors or Greater

11.79%

Veteran Poverty Rate

26.72%

Veteran Disability Rate

City of Orange Veterans by Education

LaborForceParticipation

63.5%

Labor Force Participation

57.6%

Employment Rate

9.3%

Unemployment Rate

City of Orange Employment by Age

LaborForceParticipation

City of Orange Employment by Race

LaborForceParticipation

City of Orange Employment by Education

Origin of Non-Citizens

Europe

Asia

Africa

Oceania

Latin America

North America

Non citizens include legal permanent residents (green card holders), international students, temporary workers, humanitarian migrants, and illegal immigrants.

Origin of Naturalized Citizens

Europe

Asia

Africa

Oceania

Latin America

North America

45.16%

Born in City of Orange

59.86%

Native Born

40.14%

Foreign Born

21.22%

Non Citizen

18.92%

Naturalized

Place of Birth

59.86% of City of Orange residents were born in the United States, with 45.16% having been born in New Jersey. 21.22% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Latin America.

City of Orange Place of Birth

Note: data after 2022 is projected based on recent change

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Year
Population
Growth
Growth Rate
202931,543-305-0.96%
202831,848-305-0.95%
202732,153-305-0.94%
202632,458-305-0.93%
202532,763-305-0.92%
202433,068-305-0.91%
202333,373-305-0.91%
202233,678-305-0.9%
202133,983-319-0.93%
202034,3023,60611.75%
201930,696-33-0.11%
201830,7292670.88%
201730,462-24-0.08%
201630,486620.2%
201530,42420.01%
201430,422-3-0.01%
201330,425790.26%
201230,3463321.11%
201130,014-349-1.15%
201030,36300%

City of Orange Population by Year