Orland is a somewhat small city located in the state of California. With a population of 7,550 people and two constituent neighborhoods, Orland is the 459th largest community in California.
Because occupations involving physical labor dominate the local economy, Orland is generally considered to be a blue-collar town. 36.00% of the Orland workforce is employed in blue-collar occupations, compared to the national average of 27.7%. Overall, Orland is a city of service providers, sales and office workers, and professionals. There are especially a lot of people living in Orland who work in food service (9.16%), personal care services (8.73%), and office and administrative support (8.07%).
The rate of college-level education in Orland is quite a bit lower than the national average among all cities of 21.84%: just 11.88% of people here over 25 have a bachelor's degree or an advanced degree.
The per capita income in Orland in 2010 was $16,258, which is low income relative to California and the nation. This equates to an annual income of $65,032 for a family of four.
Orland is an extremely ethnically-diverse city. The people who call Orland home describe themselves as belonging to a variety of racial and ethnic groups. People of Hispanic or Latino origin are the most prevalent group in Orland, accounting for 51.22% of the city’s residents (people of Hispanic or Latino origin can be of any race). The greatest number of Orland residents report their race to be White, followed by Asian. Important ancestries of people in Orland include Irish, English, Portuguese, and French .
Foreign born people are also an important part of Orland's cultural character, accounting for 19.51% of the city’s population.
The most common language spoken in Orland is English. Other important languages spoken here include Spanish and Tagalog.