Orland Park is a larger medium-sized village located in the state of Illinois. With a population of 58,703 people and 11 constituent neighborhoods, Orland Park is the 21st largest community in Illinois.
Orland Park real estate is some of the most expensive in Illinois, although Orland Park house values don't compare to the most expensive real estate in the U.S.
Orland Park is a decidedly white-collar village, with fully 85.29% of the workforce employed in white-collar jobs, well above the national average. Overall, Orland Park is a village of professionals, sales and office workers, and managers. There are especially a lot of people living in Orland Park who work in management occupations (13.24%), sales jobs (12.99%), and office and administrative support (12.15%).
Also of interest is that Orland Park has more people living here who work in computers and math than 95% of the places in the US.
In Orland Park, however, the average commute to work is quite long. On average, people spend 34.12 minutes each day getting to work, which is significantly higher than the national average. One bright side is that local public transit is widely used, so it may be an option to avoid the headache of driving in the heavy traffic by leaving the car at home and taking transit.
Like elsewhere in America, most people in Orland Park use a private automobile to get to work. But notably, a substantial number of Orland Park‘s citizens do make use of public transit in their daily commute, primarily riding the train. This helps more people get to work with less air pollution, and require fewer highways to get them there.
Orland Park is one of the most well-educated cities in the nation. 42.54% of adults in Orland Park have at least a bachelor's degree. Compare that to the average community in America, which has just 21.84% with a bachelor's degree or higher.
The per capita income in Orland Park in 2018 was $42,900, which is wealthy relative to Illinois and the nation. This equates to an annual income of $171,600 for a family of four.
Orland Park is a somewhat ethnically-diverse village. The people who call Orland Park home describe themselves as belonging to a variety of racial and ethnic groups. The greatest number of Orland Park residents report their race to be White, followed by Asian. Important ancestries of people in Orland Park include Irish, Polish, German, Italian, and English.
In addition, Orland Park has a lot of people living here who were born outside of the US (15.71%).
The most common language spoken in Orland Park is English. Other important languages spoken here include Arabic and Spanish.