Orange is a very small town located in the state of Virginia. With a population of 4,947 people and two constituent neighborhoods, Orange is the 128th largest community in Virginia.
Unlike some towns, Orange isn’t mainly white- or blue-collar. Instead, the most prevalent occupations for people in Orange are a mix of both white- and blue-collar jobs. Overall, Orange is a town of sales and office workers, service providers, and construction workers and builders. There are especially a lot of people living in Orange who work in office and administrative support (13.25%), sales jobs (12.16%), and healthcare suport services (5.97%).
One downside of living in Orange, however, is that residents on average have to contend with a long commute, spending on average 31.49 minutes every day commuting to work.
The education level of Orange citizens, measured as those with bachelor's degrees or advanced degrees, is similar to the national average for all American cities and towns. 17.76% of adults 25 and older in Orange have a college degree.
The per capita income in Orange in 2010 was $19,781, which is lower middle income relative to Virginia and the nation. This equates to an annual income of $79,124 for a family of four. However, Orange contains both very wealthy and poor people as well.
Orange is a very ethnically-diverse town. The people who call Orange home describe themselves as belonging to a variety of racial and ethnic groups. The greatest number of Orange residents report their race to be White, followed by Black or African-American. Important ancestries of people in Orange include English, Irish, Italian, and French .
The most common language spoken in Orange is English. Other important languages spoken here include Spanish and French.