MA

National Population : 333,590,059
Massachusetts State Population : 6,732,054

About Orleans, MA

Orleans, MA is located in Barnstable County in the state of Massachusetts.

The total City Population for Orleans is about 5,821 with about 158 people per square mile, and the larger Metro Area Population is about 5,911.

The Average Home Value is $637,200.00, which is roughly 38% higher than the Average Home Value of $394,572.00 for the state of Massachusetts, and roughly 70% higher than the National Average of $188,692.00.

The Median Income Per Household is about $71,698.00, which is roughly 17% lower than the Average Median Income Per Household of $86,370.00 for the state of Massachusetts, and roughly 20% higher than the National Average of $57,518.00.

Employment

The Unemployment Rate for Orleans is about 4.4%.

Massachusetts is ranked #3 out of 52 for Best and Worst States to Work in America, with an overall score of 85.22 out of 100.

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Voting

Barnstable County voted Democratic in the 2020 Presidential Election with a very significant difference of 39.87% between the winner and runner up.

Voting Results by Party

Democratic: 60.72%
Republican: 36.51%
Libertarian: 1.22%
Other: 1.13%
Green: 0.42%


Nearby Locations

Eastham, MA (2.88 mi.)
Brewster, MA (5.32 mi.)
Chatham, MA (6.66 mi.)
Harwich, MA (6.85 mi.)
E Harwich, MA (6.85 mi.)
East Harwich, MA (6.85 mi.)
Harwich Port, MA (8.82 mi.)
West Harwich, MA (10.49 mi.)
South Dennis, MA (10.53 mi.)
Dennis Port, MA (11.37 mi.)
Dennisport, MA (11.37 mi.)
Wellfleet, MA (11.70 mi.)
Dennis, MA (11.75 mi.)
West Dennis, MA (12.78 mi.)
Bass River, MA (13.50 mi.)
South Yarmouth, MA (13.50 mi.)
S Yarmouth, MA (13.50 mi.)
Yarmouth Port, MA (13.53 mi.)
West Yarmouth, MA (16.12 mi.)
W Yarmouth, MA (16.12 mi.)
Barnstable, MA (17.50 mi.)
Hyannis, MA (18.57 mi.)

Additional Location Details

Zip Code(s) : 02653
Latitude : 41.748664
Longitude : -69.974607
TimeZone : Eastern (GMT -05:00)
Daylight Saving : Yes
Region : Northeast
Average Elevation : 61 ft.
Area Code(s) : 508, 774

Demographic Details

Average # of People Per Household : 1.97
Male Population Estimate : 47.20%
Female Population Estimate : 52.80%
Median Age : 60.4
Male Median Age : 58.9
Female Median Age : 61.4

White Population Estimate : 97.60%
Black Population Estimate : 1.29%
Hispanic Population Estimate : 1.37%
Asian Population Estimate : 1.00%
Hawaiian Population Estimate : 0.03%
Indian Population Estimate : 0.54%
Other Population Estimate : 0.66%

Crime Details

NOTE: Crime is available at the County level so this doesn't necessarily represent the city of Orleans specifically.
Average # of Homicides for Barnstable County: About 1 per 100,000 People
(last recorded in 2021)

Average # of Violent Crimes for Barnstable County: About 400 per 100,000 People
(last recorded in 2021)

Barnstable County is about 73% lower than the national average of about 4 homicides per 100,000 people, and about 28% higher than the national average of about 288 violent crimes per 100,000 people.