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Orange, NJ (New Jersey) Houses and Residents

Orange,NJ index of house prices

Total population: 31,907 (All urban)

Houses: 13,273 (11,759 occupied: 2,795 owner occupied, 9,245 renter occupied)

% of renters here:

77%
State:

37%

Housing density: 6,019 houses/condos per square mile

Median price asked for vacant for-sale houses and condos in 2016 in this county: $403,233.

Median contract rent in 2016: $636 (lower quartile is $500, upper quartile is $730)


Median rent asked for vacant for-rent units in 2016: $987


Median gross rent in Orange, NJ in 2016: $687

Housing units in Orange with a mortgage: 1,380 (167 second mortgage, 170 home equity loan, 0 both second mortgage and home equity loan)
Houses without a mortgage: 435


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Orange, New Jersey Age and Sex of Residents
Estimated median house or condo value in 2016: $262,130 (it was $132,400 in 2000)
Orange:

$262,130
New Jersey:

$328,200
Lower value quartile - upper value quartile: $149,842 - $322,240

Household type by relationship:

Households: 760,197
  • In family households: 645,040 (104,343 male householders, 84,996 female householders)
    113,673 spouses, 245,726 children (232,723 natural, 5,793 adopted, 7,210 stepchildren), 20,627 grandchildren, 15,422 brothers or sisters, 11,923 parents, 19,910 other relatives, 22,762 non-relatives
  • In nonfamily households: 115,157 (42,135 male householders (33,262 living alone)), 52,238 female householders (45,266 living alone)), 20,784 nonrelatives
  • In group quarters: 23,772 (12,126 institutionalized population)

Size of family households: -1 2-persons, -1 3-persons, -1 4-persons, -1 5-persons, -1 6-persons, -1 7-or-more-persons.

Size of nonfamily households: -1 1-person, -1 2-persons, -1 3-persons, -1 4-persons, -1 5-persons, -1 6-persons, -1 7-or-more-persons.

108,634 married couples with children.
65,899 single-parent households (10,059 men, 55,840 women).

72.6% of residents of Orange speak English at home.
12.0% of residents speak Spanish at home (35% speak English very well, 24% speak English well, 31% speak English not well, 11% don't speak English at all).
13.0% of residents speak other Indo-European language at home (51% speak English very well, 31% speak English well, 16% speak English not well, 2% don't speak English at all).
0.5% of residents speak Asian or Pacific Island language at home (28% speak English very well, 43% speak English well, 29% speak English not well).
1.9% of residents speak other language at home (75% speak English very well, 21% speak English well, 3% speak English not well, 1% don't speak English at all).

Foreign born population: 12,109 (36.7%)
(48.9% of them are naturalized citizens)

Median number of rooms in houses and condos:

Here:

6.9
State:

6.8

Median number of rooms in apartments:

Here:

4.0
State:

4.1

Owner-occupied Renter-occupied

Bedrooms in owner-occupied houses and condos in Orange, New Jersey:

  • 37no bedroom
  • 1711 bedroom
  • 7892 bedrooms
  • 1,1063 bedrooms
  • 4544 bedrooms
  • 4635+ bedrooms
Note: State values scaled to Orange population

Bedrooms in renter-occupied apartments in Orange, New Jersey:

  • 870no bedroom
  • 3,6591 bedroom
  • 3,1822 bedrooms
  • 8843 bedrooms
  • 1744 bedrooms
  • 965+ bedrooms
Note: State values scaled to Orange population
Owner-occupied Renter-occupied

Cars and other vehicles available in Orange in owner-occupied houses/condos:

  • 372no vehicle
  • 1,0531 vehicle
  • 1,0242 vehicles
  • 4803 vehicles
  • 704 vehicles
  • 215+ vehicles
Note: State values scaled to Orange population

Cars and other vehicles available in Orange in renter-occupied apartments

  • 3,556no vehicle
  • 4,0841 vehicle
  • 1,1092 vehicles
  • 933 vehicles
  • 84 vehicles
  • 155+ vehicles
Note: State values scaled to Orange population
Owner-occupied Renter-occupied

Rooms in owner-occupied houses in Orange, New Jersey:

  • 211 room
  • 512 rooms
  • 1113 rooms
  • 3084 rooms
  • 4805 rooms
  • 6186 rooms
  • 5107 rooms
  • 3138 rooms
  • 6089+ rooms
Note: State values scaled to Orange population

Rooms in renter-occupied apartments in Orange, New Jersey:

  • 7321 room
  • 1,0612 rooms
  • 2,4683 rooms
  • 2,3054 rooms
  • 1,4815 rooms
  • 5146 rooms
  • 1547 rooms
  • 628 rooms
  • 889+ rooms
Note: State values scaled to Orange population

Year house built

Breakdown of mean house values by ages of householders ($)

Owners and renters by unit type in %

  • Orange, NJ household income distribution

  • 1,449Less than $10,000
  • 799$10,000 to $14,999
  • 897$15,000 to $19,999
  • 657$20,000 to $24,999
  • 706$25,000 to $29,999
  • 548$30,000 to $34,999
  • 619$35,000 to $39,999
  • 604$40,000 to $44,999
  • 542$45,000 to $49,999
  • 725$50,000 to $59,999
  • 839$60,000 to $74,999
  • 958$75,000 to $99,999
  • 549$100,000 to $124,999
  • 347$125,000 to $149,999
  • 199$150,000 to $199,999
  • 190$200,000 or more

Year of entry for the foreign-born population

  • 3,1031995 to March 2000
  • 2,0731990 to 1994
  • 2,0411985 to 1989
  • 1,2041980 to 1984
  • 6481975 to 1979
  • 5991970 to 1974
  • 3121965 to 1969
  • 313Before 1965
Note: State values scaled to Orange population
Orange commuting: travel time to work

Travel time to work (commute)

  • Less than 5 minutes: 123
  • 5 to 9 minutes: 911
  • 10 to 14 minutes: 1,060
  • 15 to 19 minutes: 1,594
  • 20 to 24 minutes: 1,979
  • 25 to 29 minutes: 788
  • 30 to 34 minutes: 2,838
  • 35 to 39 minutes: 370
  • 40 to 44 minutes: 463
  • 45 to 59 minutes: 1,388
  • 60 to 89 minutes: 1,213
  • 90 or more minutes: 462
Orange, NJ Time Leaving Home for Work

Percentage of workers working in this county: 55.6%
Number of people working at home: 630 (4.3% of all workers)

Orange mode of transportation to work chart

Means of transportation to work

  • Drove a car alone: 7,033 (53%)
  • Carpooled: 2,224 (17%)
  • Bus or trolley bus: 2,253 (17%)
  • Subway or elevated: 76 (1%)
  • Railroad: 670 (5%)
  • Ferryboat: 5 (0%)
  • Taxi: 136 (1%)
  • Bicycle: 9 (0%)
  • Walked: 668 (5%)
  • Other means: 115 (1%)
  • Worked at home: 185 (1%)

First ancestries reported:

 Other groups: 16,488
 Unclassified or not reported: 5,603
 Haitian: 3,235
 Jamaican: 1,220
 United States or American: 1,051
 Italian: 900
 Guyanese: 785
 African: 751
 Trinidadian and Tobagonian: 618
 Nigerian: 417
 Irish: 413
 Ghanian: 196
 West Indian: 186
 German: 160
 Polish: 112
 Barbadian: 61
 Russian: 60
 French (except Basque): 59
 British West Indian: 52
 European: 50
 British: 42
 English: 39
 Liberian: 36
 Other Subsaharan African: 29
 Dutch West Indian: 27
 Scottish: 25
 Ukrainian: 22
 Slovak: 19
 U.S. Virgin Islander: 19
 Swedish: 18
 Canadian: 15
 Egyptian: 14
 Greek: 14
 Estonian: 14
 Belgian: 13
 Scotch-Irish: 13
 Ethiopian: 13
 Arab/Arabic: 12
 Hungarian: 10
 Brazilian: 10
 Basque: 9
 Other West Indian: 8
 Dutch: 7
 Armenian: 6
 Romanian: 6
 Czech: 6
 Danish: 5

Most common places of birth for the foreign-born residents (%):

  • 27%Haiti
  • 12%Jamaica
  • 9%Guyana
  • 8%Trinidad and Tobago
  • 6%El Salvador
  • 5%Peru
  • 3%Nigeria

Place of birth for U.S.-born residents:

  • This state: 15,504
  • Other state: 6,682
  • Northeast: 2,163
  • Midwest: 206
  • South: 4,204
  • West: 109

57% of Orange residents lived in the same house 5 years ago.
   Out of people who lived in different houses, 81% lived in this county.
   Out of people who lived in different counties, 38% lived in New Jersey.

Education attainment for males 25 years and older:

  • No schooling: 260
  • Nursery to 4th grade: 139
  • 5th and 6th grade: 160
  • 7th and 8th grade: 383
  • 9th grade: 302
  • 10th grade: 271
  • 11th grade: 298
  • 12th grade, no diploma: 862
  • High school graduate (or equivalency): 2,738
  • Less than 1 year of college: 452
  • Some college more than 1 year, no degree: 1,078
  • Associate degree: 495
  • Bachelor's degree: 991
  • Master's degree: 328
  • Professional school degree: 136
  • Doctorate degree: 51

Educational Attainment for Males (%)

Education attainment for females 25 years and older:

  • No schooling: 299
  • Nursery to 4th grade: 106
  • 5th and 6th grade: 264
  • 7th and 8th grade: 442
  • 9th grade: 343
  • 10th grade: 387
  • 11th grade: 330
  • 12th grade, no diploma: 888
  • High school graduate (or equivalency): 3,447
  • Less than 1 year of college: 828
  • Some college more than 1 year, no degree: 1,825
  • Associate degree: 590
  • Bachelor's degree: 1,156
  • Master's degree: 533
  • Professional school degree: 187
  • Doctorate degree: 59

Educational Attainment for Females (%)

Class of Workers

Orange marital status for males
Orange marital status for females

Housing units in structures:

  • One, detached: 2,314
  • One, attached: 351
  • Two: 2,083
  • 3 or 4: 1,971
  • 5 to 9: 652
  • 10 to 19: 789
  • 20 to 49: 2,195
  • 50 or more: 2,310
Housing units lacking complete plumbing facilities: 2.2%

Housing units lacking complete kitchen facilities: 1.7%

Year Householders Moved Into Residence in Orange:

Most commonly used house heating fuel in Orange
Houses and condos Apartments
  • Utility gas (69.3%)
  • Fuel oil, kerosene, etc. (21.4%)
  • Electricity (5.6%)
  • Bottled, tank, or LP gas (3.2%)
  • No fuel used (0.3%)
  • Other fuel (0.2%)
  • Utility gas (55.2%)
  • Fuel oil, kerosene, etc. (20.4%)
  • Electricity (18.1%)
  • Bottled, tank, or LP gas (5.4%)
  • Other fuel (0.5%)
  • No fuel used (0.2%)
  • Solar energy (0.1%)

Private vs. public school enrollment:


Students in private schools in grades 1 to 8 (elementary and middle school): 643
Here:

16.5%
New Jersey:

13.2%

Students in private schools in grades 9 to 12 (high school): 498
Here:

23.3%
New Jersey:

13.0%

Students in private undergraduate colleges: 525
Here:

30.1%
New Jersey:

30.1%

School Enrollment by Level of School for Male Students (%)

School Enrollment by Level of School for Female Students (%)

Age and Sex of Sensory-Disabled Residents (Noninstitutionalized)

Age and Sex of Physically-Disabled Residents (Noninstitutionalized)

Age and Sex of Mentally-Disabled Residents (Noninstitutionalized)

Age and Sex of Self-Care Disabled Residents (Noninstitutionalized)

Age and Sex of Go-Outside-Home Disabled Residents (Noninstitutionalized)

Age and Sex of Residents with Employment Disability (Noninstitutionalized)