Statewide Claims to Fame

Orono is 1st in Minnesota out of 143 other cities in Home median value

Orono is 1st in Minnesota out of 143 other cities in Residents with high school diploma (older than 25)

Orono is 2nd in Minnesota out of 143 other cities in Income per capita

Orono is 3rd in Minnesota out of 143 other cities in Residents with college degree (older than 25)

Orono is 5th in Minnesota out of 143 other cities in Income per household

Orono is 5th in Minnesota out of 143 other cities in Race - White

Orono is 7th in Minnesota out of 143 other cities in Race - White, not Hispanic or Latino

Orono, Minnesota Border Map - Phone Size

General Demographics

Size Demographics

Size Demographics
Orono Rank Minnesota US
Current population (2012) 7,720 114th 5,379,139 313,914,040
Size in square miles 16.0 54th 79,626.7 3,531,905.4
Population density (people per sqmi) 465.3 126th 66.6 87.4

People Demographics

Age Demographics
Orono Rank Minnesota US
Residents younger than 5 4.6% 140th 6.5% 6.4%
Residents younger than 18 26.6% 50th 23.7% 23.5%
Residents 65 or older 12.6% 69th 13.6% 13.7%
Education Demographics
Orono Rank Minnesota US
Residents with high school diploma (older than 25) 98.0% 1st 91.6% 85.4%
Residents with college degree (older than 25) 61.0% 3rd 31.8% 28.2%
Race Demographics
Orono Rank Minnesota US
Race - White 96.5% 5th 86.5% 77.9%
Race - Black or African American 0.4% 140th 5.5% 13.1%
Race - American Indian or Alaska Native 0.2% 136th 1.3% 1.2%
Race - Asian 1.1% 104th 4.4% 5.1%
Race - Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander 0.0% 73rd 0.1% 0.2%
Race - Two or More 1.1% 137th 2.2% 2.4%
Race - Hispanic or Latino 1.7% 119th 4.9% 16.9%
Race - White, not Hispanic or Latino 95.4% 7th 82.4% 63.0%
Misc People Demographics
Orono Rank Minnesota US
Female residents 48.8% 135th 50.3% 50.8%
Foreign born residents 4.3% 75th 7.1% 12.8%

Housing Demographics

Housing Demographics
Orono Rank Minnesota US
Housing units 3,209 109th 2,354,034 132,312,404
Units inside multi-unit buildings 4.5% 129th 21.6% 25.9%
Households 2,994 110th 2,094,265 114,761,359
Home ownership rate 86.2% 33rd 73.6% 66.1%
Home median value $609,500 1st $201,400 $186,200
People per household 2.5 70th 2.5 2.6

Income Demographics

Income Demographics
Orono Rank Minnesota US
Income per capita $77,062 2nd $30,310 $27,915
Income per household $110,750 5th $58,476 $52,762
Income below poverty line 0.7% 143rd 11.0% 14.3%

Business Demographics

Business Demographics
Orono Rank Minnesota US
Total businesses (including small businesses) 1,249 78th 496,657 27,092,908
Retail sales $54,498 119th $71,384,103 $3,3917,663,456
Retail sales per capita $6,999 106th $13,751 $12,990
Retail accommodation and food service sales $6,445 116th $10,423,660 $613,795,732

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