Orange City CouncilCommunity profile

We’re continuing to update these pages with data from the 2016 Census. Read more about our updates.

Skip to content

Orange City

Additional areas

Orange City has a total population of 40,344 and 17,451 dwellings in 2016.

Additional areas are summary profiles that present a sub-set of socio-demographic information and are designed for areas which have too small a population for detailed profiling.

Please note that these are summary tables that include selected statistics drawn from the 2016 Census. Therefore the sum of these selected components may not equal the totals given in these tables.

Orange City summary profile, 2016
NameNumber%Regional NSW %
Population Summary----0.0
Total Population40,344100.0100.0
Australian citizens36,05889.488.7
Eligible voters (citizens 18+)26,65266.168.3
Indigenous population2,5526.35.5
Needs assistance due to age or disability2,3045.76.3
Age Structure----0.0
Babies and pre-schoolers (0 to 4)2,9817.45.8
Primary schoolers (5 to 11)4,0109.98.9
Secondary schoolers (12 to 17)3,1747.97.3
Tertiary education/independence (18 to 24)3,3118.27.9
Young workforce (25 to 34)5,36213.311.0
Parents and homebuilders (35 to 49)7,67119.018.0
Older workers & pre-retirees (50 to 59)4,89312.113.8
Empty nesters and retirees (60 to 69)4,23610.513.1
Seniors (70 to 84)3,7779.411.4
Frail aged (85 and over)9212.32.7
Total Population40,344100.0100.0
Household Types----0.0
Couples with children4,27027.225.4
Couples without children3,82124.327.0
One parent families1,84511.811.0
Lone person households4,21626.925.5
Group households4663.03.1
Total households (inc. non-classifiable)15,697100.0100.0
Attending pre-school or primary school4,48911.110.0
Attending secondary school2,6356.56.2
Attending university or TAFE institution2,3265.85.0
Total persons (including those not attending)40,344100.0100.0
Dwelling Summary----0.0
Separate houses14,53483.680.2
Medium and high density2,61215.016.8
Other dwellings (inc. Caravans, houseboats)1040.62.3
Occupied private dwellings15,69789.987.3
Unoccupied Dwellings1,6889.712.3
Non private dwellings660.40.4
Total dwellings17,451100.0100.0
Housing Tenure----0.0
Total households (inc. not stated and other)17,452100.0100.0
Household Income----0.0
Less than $650 (low)3,09520.722.0
$650 to $1,449 (lower middle)4,53130.433.0
$1,449 to $2,499 (upper middle)3,22521.619.6
$2,500 or more (high)2,61317.514.6
Incomes not stated1,4609.810.7
Total households14,924100.0100.0
Internet Connection----0.0
Internet connection11,46173.073.1
No internet connection2,94318.718.6
Not stated1,2938.28.3
Total households15,697100.0100.0

Source: Australian Bureau of Statistics, Census of Population and Housing 2016. Compiled and presented in by .id , the population experts.