Orleans, Massachusetts Population 2020

1,867

Orleans is a city located in Massachusetts. Orleans has a 2020 population of 1,867. Orleans is currently declining at a rate of 0.00% annually and its population has increased by 15.18% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 1,621 in 2010. Orleans reached it's highest population of 1,937 in 2016.

The average household income in Orleans is $67,580 with a poverty rate of 7.31%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $1,261 per month, and the median house value is $435,500. The median age in Orleans is 61.9 years, 54.9 years for males, and 62.4 years for females. For every 100 females there are 86.3 males.

Orleans Demographics

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

  • White: 86.23%
  • Black or African American: 13.77%
  • Native American: 0.00%
  • Asian: 0.00%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0.00%
  • Other race: 0.00%
  • Two or more races: 0.00%
The current population of Orleans, Massachusetts is 1,867, based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates. The US Census estimates the 2018 population at 1,867.The last official US Census in 2010 recorded the population at 1,621.

Orleans, Massachusetts Population 2020

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White1,61086.23%
Black or African American25713.77%

Orleans Population Pyramid 2020

Orleans Median Age

61.9


Total

54.9


Male

62.4


Female

Orleans Adults

There are 1,733 adults, (691 of whom are seniors) in Orleans.

Orleans Age Dependency

79.2

Age Dependency Ratio

66.3

Old Age Dependency Ratio

12.9

Child Dependency Ratio

Orleans Sex Ratio

Female

1,002

53.67%

Male

865

46.33%

Orleans Households and Families

Orleans Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

Orleans Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Female75%25%
Married74.2%25.8%
All72.7%27.3%
Non Family71.4%28.6%
Male0%0%

72.7%

Rate of Home Ownership

Type Count Average Size Owned
All9881.8572.7
Non Family5481.1171.4
Married3642.5674.2
Female763.7675
Male00

2.54

Average Family Size

1.85

Average Household Size

4.4%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

Orleans Education

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade0.00%
9th to 12th Grade382.32%
High School Graduate42025.61%
Some College41525.30%
Associates Degree1096.65%
Bachelors Degree36021.95%
Graduate Degree29818.17%

Orleans Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
White1,4371,428640
Black169140
Hispanic343418

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

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among hispanic people with a rate of 52.94%.

Name Average Male Female
Overall$29,968$30,655$28,409
Less Than High School$$$
High School Grad$29,089$29,180$28,295
Some College$31,056$46,111$30,294
Bachelors Degree$$107,125$36,033
Graduate Degree$28,000$$45,221

$29,968

Average Earnings

$30,655

Average Male

$28,409

Average Female

Orleans Language

Orleans Language by Age

Orleans Language

86.98% of Orleans residents speak only English, while 13.02% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Other languages, which is spoken by 10.97% of the population.

Orleans Poverty

Orleans Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White1,5571268.09%
Hispanic34926.47%

7.31%

Overall Poverty Rate

6.01%

Male Poverty Rate

8.44%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Orleans

The race most likely to be in poverty in Orleans is Hispanic, with 26.47% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Orleans is White, with 8.09% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 2.18%. Among those working part-time, it was 9.73%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 9.61%.

Name Poverty
Less Than High School23.68%
Bachelors or Greater8.97%
Some College7.82%
High School4.05%
Name Poverty
Female Employed4.73%
Female Unemployed0.00%
Male Unemployed0.00%
Male Employed4.25%

Orleans Income

Orleans Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$47,784$67,580
Families$86,250$90,626
Married Families$86,250-
Non Families$30,259$45,102

Orleans Marital Status

Orleans Marital Status

Marriage Rates

42.8%

Overall Marriage Rate

50.1%

Male Marriage Rate

37.0%

Female Marriage Rate

Orleans Married by Age and Sex

Orleans 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.

Orleans Marital Status by Race

Orleans Veterans

151

Number of Veterans

134

Male Veterans

17

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Vietnam60
Korea17
Second Gulf War13
World War II9
First Gulf War2
Age Group Veterans
65 to 7481
75+42
35 to 5428
55 to 64
18 to 34

$Orleans Veterans by Education

0.00%

Veteran Poverty Rate

27.15%

Veteran Disability Rate

Orleans Employment Status

50%

Labor Force Participation

47.5%

Employment Rate

5.1%

Unemployment Rate

Orleans Place of Birth

Origin of Non-Citizens

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

Origin of Naturalized Citizens

51.37%

Born in Massachusetts

87.31%

Native Born

12.69%

Foreign Born

9.21%

Non Citizen

Place of Birth

87.31% of Orleans residents were born in the United States, with 51.37% having been born in Massachusetts. 9.21% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Latin America.

Year Population Growth Annual Growth Rate
20201,8670.00%
20191,8670.00%
20181,8670.00%
20171,867-70-3.61%
20161,93726816.06%
20151,6691389.01%
20141,531926.39%
20131,439-121-7.76%
20121,5601077.36%
20111,453-168-10.36%
20101,6210.00%