Orleans County, New York Population 2022

Orleans County, New York's estimated population is 39,443 with a growth rate of -0.76% in the past year according to the most recent United States census data. Orleans County, New York is the 55th largest county in New York. The 2010 Population was 42,851 and has seen a growth of -7.95% since this time.

Note: 2021 and 2022 data is projected
Year Population Growth Annual Growth Rate
183017,7320.00%
184025,1277,39541.70%
185028,5013,37413.43%
186028,7172160.76%
187027,689-1,028-3.58%
188030,1282,4398.81%
189030,8036752.24%
190030,164-639-2.07%
191032,0001,8366.09%
192028,619-3,381-10.57%
193028,7951760.61%
194027,760-1,035-3.59%
195029,8322,0727.46%
196034,1594,32714.50%
197037,3053,1469.21%
198038,4961,1913.19%
199041,8463,3508.70%
201042,8511,0052.40%
201142,648-203-0.47%
201242,391-257-0.60%
201342,229-162-0.38%
201441,861-368-0.87%
201541,481-380-0.91%
201641,247-234-0.56%
201740,786-461-1.12%
201840,655-131-0.32%
201940,352-303-0.75%
202040,049-303-0.75%
202139,746-303-0.76%
202239,443-303-0.76%
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Orleans County, New York Population Growth

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White35,91388.40%
Black or African American2,3955.90%
American Indian and Alaska Native1310.32%
Asian2670.66%
Some Other Race7601.87%
Two or More Races1,1582.85%
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Orleans County, New York Population by Race

Orleans County, New York Population Pyramid 2022

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Orleans County, New York Median Age

43.4


Total

41.4


Male

45.6


Female

Orleans County, New York Adults

There are 32,773 adults, (7,240 of whom are seniors) in Orleans County, New York.

Orleans County, New York Age Dependency

Age Dependency Ratio

28.4

Old Age Dependency Ratio

30.7

Child Dependency Ratio

Orleans County, New York Sex Ratio

Female

20,424

50.28%

Male

20,200

49.72%

Orleans County, New York Population by Age

Orleans County, New York Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

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Orleans County, New York Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married89.1%10.9%
All75.1%24.9%
Male66.9%33.1%
Non Family63.9%36.1%
Female52.3%47.7%

75.1%

Rate of Home Ownership

Orleans County, New York Households and Families

Type Count Average Size Owned
All16,6342.2675.1
Married8,1752.8389.1
Male9042.9466.9
Female1,9682.6652.3
Non Family5,5871.1863.9

2.69

Average Family Size

2.26

Average Household Size

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Orleans County, New York Households by Type

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Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade1,1063.73%
9th to 12th Grade2,5518.61%
High School Graduate12,00440.52%
Some College5,81819.64%
Associates Degree3,31511.19%
Bachelors Degree3,14510.62%
Graduate Degree1,6875.69%
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Orleans County, New York Educational Attainment by Sex (over 25)

Orleans County, New York Educational Attainment by Race

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Race Total High School Bachelors
Asian228181101
2+ Races43538393
Native American10710120
White25,88623,1174,371
Hispanic1,195883201
Other Race53937257
Black1,8901,35497

The highest rate of high school graduation is among native american people with a rate of 94.39%.

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among asian people with a rate of 44.30%.

Orleans County, New York Educational Attainment by Race

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Name Average Male Female
Overall$36,354$43,318$29,512
Less Than 9th Grade$25,791$26,464$17,554
High School Graduate$31,269$40,884$22,599
Some College$37,269$48,175$32,180
Bachelors Degree$60,632$71,339$49,158
Graduate Degree$55,822$71,625$48,533

$36,354

Average Earnings

$43,318

Average Male

$29,512

Average Female

Orleans County, New York Earnings by Educational Attainment

Orleans County, New York Language by Age

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Orleans County, New York Language

93.91% of Orleans County, New York residents speak only English, while 6.09% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 3.43% of the population.

Orleans County, New York Language

Orleans County, New York Poverty by Race

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Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
Hispanic1,77366937.73%
Native1243024.19%
Black1,37430322.05%
White33,5134,11312.27%
Asian246114.47%
Other506NaN%
Multiple1,08612611.60%

13.80%

Overall Poverty Rate

11.61%

Male Poverty Rate

15.97%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Orleans County, New York

The race most likely to be in poverty in Orleans County, New York is Hispanic, with 37.73% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Orleans County, New York is Multiple, with 11.60% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 3.70%. Among those working part-time, it was 16.01%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 20.46%.

Orleans County, New York Poverty

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Name Poverty
Less Than 9th Grade34.42%
High School11.05%
Some College8.95%
Bachelors or Greater2.22%

Orleans County, New York Poverty Rate by Education

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Rate Poverty
Male Employed5.51%
Male Unemployed31.56%
Female Employed7.35%
Female Unemployed28.95%

Orleans County, New York Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Orleans County, New York Income by Household Type

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Name Median Mean
Households$52,958$68,474
Families$64,898$79,679
Married Families$76,830-
Non Families$35,065$41,340
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Income by Household Type

Orleans County, New York Marital Status

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Marriage Rates

50.4%

Overall Marriage Rate

51.2%

Male Marriage Rate

49.6%

Female Marriage Rate

Orleans County, New York Married by Age and Sex

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Orleans County, New York Marriage

The age group where males are most likely to be married is Over 65, while the female age group most likely to be married is 45-54.

Orleans County, New York Marital Status by Race

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Orleans County, New York Marital Status

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2,903

Number of Veterans

Male Veterans

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Second Gulf War448
First Gulf War330
Vietnam1,187
Korea225
World War II90

Orleans County, New York Veterans by War

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Age Group Veterans
18 to 34293
35 to 54407
55 to 64611
65 to 74936
75+656

Orleans County, New York Veterans by Age

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Name Veterans % of Total
White2,7949.59%
Black733.35%
Native American109.35%
Asian104.13%
Other Race122.12%
2+ Races40.75%
Hispanic261.86%

Orleans County, New York Veterans by Race

Orleans County, New York Veterans by Education

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9.00%

Veteran Poverty Rate

31.82%

Veteran Disability Rate

Orleans County, New York Veterans by Education

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54.8%

Labor Force Participation

51.5%

Employment Rate

6%

Unemployment Rate

Orleans County, New York Employment by Age

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Orleans County, New York Employment by Race

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Orleans County, New York Employment by Education

Origin of Non-Citizens

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

Origin of Naturalized Citizens

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83.93%

Born in Orleans County, New York

97.07%

Native Born

2.93%

Foreign Born

1.47%

Non Citizen

1.46%

Naturalized

Place of Birth

97.07% of Orleans County, New York residents were born in the United States, with 83.93% having been born in New York. 1.47% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Latin America.

Orleans County, New York Place of Birth

  1. US Census City/Town Population estimates - Most recent state estimates from the Census Bureau's Population Estimates Program
  2. Population of States and Counties of the United States: 1790 - 1990

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