In 2021, Orange County, CA had a population of 3.18M people with a median age of 38.5 and a median household income of $100,485. Between 2020 and 2021 the population of Orange County, CA grew from 3.17M to 3.18M, a 0.397% increase and its median household income grew from $94,441 to $100,485, a 6.4% increase.
The 5 largest ethnic groups in Orange County, CA are White (Non-Hispanic) (39%), Asian (Non-Hispanic) (21.1%), White (Hispanic) (14.6%), Other (Hispanic) (12.6%), and Two+ (Hispanic) (5.95%).
None of the households in Orange County, CA reported speaking a non-English language at home as their primary shared language. This does not consider the potential multi-lingual nature of households, but only the primary self-reported language spoken by all members of the household.
87.5% of the residents in Orange County, CA are U.S. citizens.
The largest universities in Orange County, CA are University of California-Irvine (12,345 degrees awarded in 2021), California State University-Fullerton (11,652 degrees), and Golden West College (115126) (6,640 degrees).
In 2021, the median property value in Orange County, CA was $738,100, and the homeownership rate was 57%.
Most people in Orange County, CA drove alone to work, and the average commute time was 27.6 minutes. The average car ownership in Orange County, CA was 2 cars per household.