In 2020, Orleans County, NY had a population of 40.6k people with a median age of 43.4 and a median household income of $52,958. Between 2019 and 2020 the population of Orleans County, NY declined from 40,904 to 40,624, a −0.685% decrease and its median household income grew from $52,620 to $52,958, a 0.642% increase.
The 5 largest ethnic groups in Orleans County, NY are White (Non-Hispanic) (85.9%), Black or African American (Non-Hispanic) (5.77%), White (Hispanic) (2.52%), Two+ (Non-Hispanic) (2.23%), and Other (Hispanic) (1.76%).
None of the households in Orleans County, NY 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.
98.5% of the residents in Orleans County, NY are U.S. citizens.
In 2020, the median property value in Orleans County, NY was $101,400, and the homeownership rate was 75.1%. Most people in Orleans County, NY drove alone to work, and the average commute time was 25.6 minutes. The average car ownership in Orleans County, NY was 2 cars per household.