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Based on the latest 2022 data from the US census, the current population of Orwell is 1,530. Orwell, Ohio is the 8,620th largest city in the US.
The peak population of Orwell was in 2010, when its population was 1,660. In 2010, Orwell was the 8,287th largest city in the US; now its fallen to the 8,620th largest city in the US. Orwell is currently 7.8% smaller than it was in 2010.
Orwell has shrunk 0.5% since the year 2000. Orwell, Ohio's growth is about average. 45% of similarly sized cities are growing faster since 2000.
|8614||Rural Retreat, Virginia||1,533||13.7%|
|8615||Spring Green, Wisconsin||1,533||6.2%|
|8617||Walnut Cove, North Carolina||1,532||4.5%|
|8618||Waterville, New York||1,532||-10.7%|
The total voting age population of Orwell, Ohio, meaning US citizens 18 or older, is 1,224. The voting age population is 44.4% male and 55.6% female.
According to the latest census statistics, 16.6% of the residents of Orwell are 65 or older.
The racial demographics of Orwell are 96.0% White, 1.9% Two or more races, 1.2% American Indian and 1.0% Black. Additionally, 1.2% of the population identifies as Hispanic.
In Orwell, 20.2% of residents have an income below the poverty line, and the child poverty rate is 22.6%. On a per-household basis, 14.6% of families are below the poverty line in Orwell.
Among those aged 16 and older, 62.5% of Orwell residents are in the labor force.
Among the adult population 25 years old and over, 83.7% of Orwell residents have at least a high school degree or equivalent, 9.5% have a bachelor's degree and 2.8% have a graduate or professional degree.
Among Orwell residents aged 5 and older, 1.3% of them speak a non-English language at home. Broken down by language: 0.4% of residents speak Spanish at home, 0.9% speak an Indo-European language, and 0.0% speak an Asian language.
The unemployment rate in Orwell is 5.3%, which is calculated among residents aged 16 or older who are in the labor force.
In Orwell, 6.0% of the residents in the non-military labor force are employed by the local, state and federal government.
The median household income in Orwell is $42,667.
In Orwell, 48.4% of housing units are occupied by their owners.
Renters occupy 51.6% of housing units in Orwell.
Of all the housing units in Orwell, 22.5% of them were build before 1940.
In Orwell, 7.1% of the total housing units were built after the year 2000.
The median gross monthly rent payment for renters in Orwell is $639.
In Orwell, 71.2% of households have an active broadband internet connection.