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Orland is a town in Hancock County, Maine, United States. The population was 2,225 at the 2010 census.

Orland, Maine
Orland is located in Maine
Orland
Orland
Orland is located in the United States
Orland
Orland
Coordinates: 44°34′26″N 68°41′11″W / 44.57389°N 68.68639°W / 44.57389; -68.68639
CountryUnited States
StateMaine
CountyHancock
VillagesOrland
East Orland
South Orland
Area
 • Total52.87 sq mi (136.93 km2)
 • Land47.04 sq mi (121.83 km2)
 • Water5.83 sq mi (15.10 km2)
Elevation
259 ft (79 m)
Population
 • Total2,225
 • Estimate 
(2012[3])
2,216
 • Density47.3/sq mi (18.3/km2)
Time zoneUTC-5 (Eastern (EST))
 • Summer (DST)UTC-4 (EDT)
ZIP code
04472
Area code(s)207
FIPS code23-55505
GNIS feature ID0582650

Contents

GeographyEdit

According to the United States Census Bureau, the town has a total area of 52.87 square miles (136.93 km2), of which 47.04 square miles (121.83 km2) is land and 5.83 square miles (15.10 km2) is water.[1]

DemographicsEdit

Census Pop.
1800294
181048063.3%
182061027.1%
183097559.8%
18401,38141.6%
18501,57914.3%
18601,78713.2%
18701,701−4.8%
18801,689−0.7%
18901,390−17.7%
19001,251−10.0%
19101,224−2.2%
1920910−25.7%
1930891−2.1%
19401,01513.9%
19501,15513.8%
19601,1953.5%
19701,3079.4%
19801,64525.9%
19901,8059.7%
20002,13418.2%
20102,2254.3%
Est. 20142,214[4]−0.5%
U.S. Decennial Census[5]

2010 censusEdit

As of the census[2] of 2010, there were 2,225 people, 976 households, and 627 families residing in the town. The population density was 47.3 inhabitants per square mile (18.3/km2). There were 1,470 housing units at an average density of 31.3 per square mile (12.1/km2). The racial makeup of the town was 97.3% White, 0.1% African American, 0.5% Native American, 0.3% Asian, 0.5% from other races, and 1.3% from two or more races. Hispanic or Latino of any race were 1.2% of the population.

There were 976 households of which 24.3% had children under the age of 18 living with them, 50.7% were married couples living together, 9.0% had a female householder with no husband present, 4.5% had a male householder with no wife present, and 35.8% were non-families. 27.9% of all households were made up of individuals and 8% had someone living alone who was 65 years of age or older. The average household size was 2.25 and the average family size was 2.70.

The median age in the town was 47.3 years. 17.3% of residents were under the age of 18; 7.9% were between the ages of 18 and 24; 20.5% were from 25 to 44; 38.5% were from 45 to 64; and 15.7% were 65 years of age or older. The gender makeup of the town was 50.0% male and 50.0% female.

2000 censusEdit

As of the census[6] of 2000, there were 2,127 people, 867 households, and 630 families residing in the town. The population density was 45.5 people per square mile (17.6/km²). There were 1,253 housing units at an average density of 26.7 per square mile (10.3/km²). The racial makeup of the town was 98.27% White, 0.14% Native American, 0.23% Asian, 0.09% from other races, and 1.27% from two or more races. Hispanic or Latino of any race were 0.37% of the population.

There were 880 households out of which 31.5% had children under the age of 18 living with them, 57.4% were married couples living together, 9.7% had a female householder with no husband present, and 28.4% were non-families. 22.2% of all households were made up of individuals and 6.5% had someone living alone who was 65 years of age or older. The average household size was 2.42 and the average family size was 2.82.

In the town, the population was spread out with 24.0% under the age of 18, 5.7% from 18 to 24, 29.6% from 25 to 44, 27.8% from 45 to 64, and 12.8% who were 65 years of age or older. The median age was 40 years. For every 100 females, there were 98.9 males. For every 100 females age 18 and over, there were 92.3 males.

The median income for a household in the town was $39,345, and the median income for a family was $45,875. Males had a median income of $36,435 versus $23,571 for females. The per capita income for the town was $19,551. About 8.5% of families and 11.2% of the population were below the poverty line, including 18.3% of those under age 18 and 4.2% of those age 65 or over.

Notable peopleEdit

Town governmentEdit

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ a b "US Gazetteer files 2010". United States Census Bureau. Retrieved 2012-12-16.
  2. ^ a b "American FactFinder". United States Census Bureau. Retrieved 2012-12-16.
  3. ^ "Population Estimates". United States Census Bureau. Archived from the original on June 11, 2013. Retrieved 2013-07-06.
  4. ^ "Annual Estimates of the Resident Population for Incorporated Places: April 1, 2010 to July 1, 2014". Archived from the original on May 23, 2015. Retrieved June 4, 2015.
  5. ^ "Census of Population and Housing". Census.gov. Archived from the original on April 26, 2015. Retrieved June 4, 2015.
  6. ^ "American FactFinder". United States Census Bureau. Retrieved 2008-01-31.


Coordinates: 44°34′13″N 68°44′09″W / 44.57028°N 68.73583°W / 44.57028; -68.73583