Orient is a city located in Franklin County Illinois. With a 2020 population of 321, it is the 1031st largest city in Illinois and the 21673rd largest city in the United States. Orient is currently declining at a rate of -0.93% annually and its population has decreased by -1.83% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 327 in 2020. Spanning over 1 miles, Orient has a population density of 431 people per square mile.
The average household income in Orient is $37,873 with a poverty rate of 26.34%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $588 per month, and the median house value is $51,100. The median age in Orient is 47.9 years, 50 years for males, and 45.7 years for females.
According to the most recent ACS, the racial composition of Orientwas:
The highest rate of high school graduation is among other race people with a rate of 100.00%.
The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among 2+ races people with a rate of 33.33%.
97.88% of Orient residents speak only English, while 2.12% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Asian and Pacific Island languages, which is spoken by 1.18% of the population.
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The race most likely to be in poverty in Orient is White, with 24.55% below the poverty level.
The race least likely to be in poverty in Orient is Multiple, with 7.14% below the poverty level.
The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 0.00%. Among those working part-time, it was 61.36%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 39.32%.
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Non citizens include legal permanent residents (green card holders), international students, temporary workers, humanitarian migrants, and illegal immigrants.
Born in Orient
98.85% of Orient residents were born in the United States, with 83.41% having been born in Illinois. 0.69% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Asia.