Orange Park is a somewhat small town located in the state of Florida. With a population of 8,698 people and 16 constituent neighborhoods, Orange Park is the 220th largest community in Florida.
Housing costs in Orange Park are among some of the highest in the nation, although real estate prices here don't compare to real estate prices in the most expensive communities in Florida.
Also of interest is that Orange Park has more people living here who work in computers and math than 95% of the places in the US.
A relatively large number of people in Orange Park telecommute to their jobs. Overall, about 7.57% of the workforce works from home. While this may seem like a small number, as a fraction of the total workforce it ranks among the highest in the country. These workers are often telecommuters who work in knowledge-based, white-collar professions. For example, Silicon Valley has large numbers of people who telecommute. Other at-home workers may be self-employed people who operate small businesses out of their homes.
Being a small town, Orange Park does not have a public transit system used by locals to get to and from work.
The education level of Orange Park citizens is substantially higher than the typical US community, as 32.32% of adults in Orange Park have at least a bachelor's degree.
The per capita income in Orange Park in 2018 was $36,794, which is upper middle income relative to Florida and the nation. This equates to an annual income of $147,176 for a family of four. However, Orange Park contains both very wealthy and poor people as well.
Orange Park is an extremely ethnically-diverse town. The people who call Orange Park home describe themselves as belonging to a variety of racial and ethnic groups. The greatest number of Orange Park residents report their race to be White, followed by Black or African-American. Orange Park also has a sizeable Hispanic population (people of Hispanic origin can be of any race). People of Hispanic or Latino origin account for 13.53% of the town’s residents. Important ancestries of people in Orange Park include German, Irish, English, Italian, and European.
The most common language spoken in Orange Park is English. Other important languages spoken here include Spanish and Pacific Island languages.