Orono, Minnesota Population 2020

8,450

Orono is a city located in Minnesota. With a 2020 population of 8,450, it is the 115th largest city in Minnesota and the 3470th largest city in the United States. Orono is currently growing at a rate of 1.09% annually and its population has increased by 13.62% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 7,437 in 2010. Spanning over 24 miles, Orono has a population density of 531 people per square mile.

The average household income in Orono is $262,381 with a poverty rate of 4.29%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $1,560 per month, and the median house value is $649,000. The median age in Orono is 47.1 years, 47.9 years for males, and 46.7 years for females. For every 100 females there are 120.1 males.

Orono Demographics

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

  • White: 97.67%
  • Asian: 1.45%
  • Two or more races: 0.85%
  • Black or African American: 0.04%
  • Native American: 0.00%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0.00%
  • Other race: 0.00%
The current population of Orono, Minnesota is 8,450, based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates. The US Census estimates the 2018 population at 8,268.The last official US Census in 2010 recorded the population at 7,437.

Orono, Minnesota Population 2020

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White7,82897.67%
Asian1161.45%
Two or More Races680.85%
Black or African American30.04%

Orono Population Pyramid 2020

Orono Median Age

47.1


Total

47.9


Male

46.7


Female

Orono Adults

There are 6,092 adults, (1,481 of whom are seniors) in Orono.

Orono Age Dependency

73.8

Age Dependency Ratio

32.1

Old Age Dependency Ratio

41.7

Child Dependency Ratio

Orono Sex Ratio

Female

3,641

45.43%

Male

4,374

54.57%

Orono Households and Families

Orono Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

Orono Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married97.8%2.2%
All90.6%9.4%
Female82.5%17.5%
Non Family80.6%19.4%
Male58.8%41.2%

90.6%

Rate of Home Ownership

Type Count Average Size Owned
All3,0842.5990.6
Married1,9633.1997.8
Non Family8701.1580.6
Male1482.6658.8
Female1033.2582.5

3.14

Average Family Size

2.59

Average Household Size

2.7%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0.3%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

Orono Education

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade390.69%
9th to 12th Grade761.34%
High School Graduate76013.36%
Some College85715.07%
Associates Degree2895.08%
Bachelors Degree2,31140.63%
Graduate Degree1,35623.84%

Orono Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
White5,5065,3913,524
Asian919191
Multiple Races525239
Hispanic363613
Black33

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

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among asian people with a rate of 100.00%.

Name Average Male Female
Overall$73,813$89,810$52,917
Less Than High School$35,057$35,170$
High School Grad$43,145$44,659$
Some College$43,250$51,122$34,107
Bachelors Degree$105,054$163,438$63,333
Graduate Degree$125,403$176,276$69,300

$73,813

Average Earnings

$89,810

Average Male

$52,917

Average Female

Orono Language

Orono Language by Age

Orono Language

96.23% of Orono residents speak only English, while 3.77% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Asian and Pacific Island languages, which is spoken by 2.72% of the population.

Orono Poverty

Orono Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White7,7833204.11%
Multiple681319.12%
Hispanic45920.00%
Black3266.67%

4.29%

Overall Poverty Rate

4.09%

Male Poverty Rate

4.53%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Orono

The race most likely to be in poverty in Orono is Black, with 66.67% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Orono is White, with 4.11% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 0.37%. Among those working part-time, it was 4.82%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 10.38%.

Name Poverty
Some College9.34%
High School8.42%
Bachelors or Greater2.29%
Less Than High School0.87%
Name Poverty
Male Unemployed43.28%
Female Employed2.16%
Male Employed0.04%
Female Unemployed0.00%

Orono Income

Orono Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$146,731$262,381
Families$189,804$327,881
Married Families$216,563-
Non Families$60,833$94,510

Orono Marital Status

Orono Marital Status

Marriage Rates

63.4%

Overall Marriage Rate

59.7%

Male Marriage Rate

67.7%

Female Marriage Rate

Orono Married by Age and Sex

Orono Marriage

The age group where males are most likely to be married is 35-44, while the female age group most likely to be married is 55-64.

Orono Marital Status by Race

Orono Veterans

494

Number of Veterans

471

Male Veterans

23

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Vietnam205
Korea96
First Gulf War75
Second Gulf War27
World War II15

$Orono Veterans by Education

4.66%

Veteran Poverty Rate

21.46%

Veteran Disability Rate

Orono Employment Status

66.2%

Labor Force Participation

64.4%

Employment Rate

2.7%

Unemployment Rate

Orono 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

69.37%

Born in Minnesota

97.77%

Native Born

2.23%

Foreign Born

0.35%

Non Citizen

Place of Birth

97.77% of Orono residents were born in the United States, with 69.37% having been born in Minnesota. 0.35% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Europe.

Year Population Growth Annual Growth Rate
20208,450911.09%
20198,359911.10%
20188,2681461.80%
20178,122911.13%
20168,0311702.16%
20157,8611121.45%
20147,749881.15%
20137,661710.94%
20127,590590.78%
20117,531751.01%
20107,456-82-0.11%
20007,5382530.34%
19907,2854400.62%
19806,845580.09%
19706,7871,1441.86%
19605,6430.00%