Orange County, California's estimated population is 3,222,341 with a growth rate of 0.55% in the past year according to the most recent United States census data. Orange County, California is the 3rd largest county in California. The 2010 Population was 3,010,232 and has seen a growth of 7.05% since this time.
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The highest rate of high school graduation is among white people with a rate of 96.62%.
The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among asian people with a rate of 55.43%.
54.84% of Orange County, California residents speak only English, while 45.16% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 24.54% of the population.
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The race most likely to be in poverty in Orange County, California is Hispanic, with 13.51% below the poverty level.
The race least likely to be in poverty in Orange County, California is Multiple, with 8.19% below the poverty level.
The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 2.06%. Among those working part-time, it was 11.08%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 18.32%.
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Non citizens include legal permanent residents (green card holders), international students, temporary workers, humanitarian migrants, and illegal immigrants.
Born in Orange County, California
70.38% of Orange County, California residents were born in the United States, with 53.18% having been born in California. 12.79% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Asia.