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   (County: Barnstable County)

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Demographics Analysis

The people of Orleans Town, Massachusetts give the community character. This place is unique because of factors such as population size / density, ethnic background, ratio of males to females, and average age.

Population By Sex By Age
(Orleans Town, Massachusetts)

Male:

Under 5 years : 132

5 to 9 years : 83

10 to 14 years : 73

15 to 17 years : 48

18 and 19 years : 25

20 years : 27

21 years : 20

22 to 24 years : 8

25 to 29 years : 55

30 to 34 years : 67

35 to 39 years : 99

40 to 44 years : 304

45 to 49 years : 167

50 to 54 years : 291

55 to 59 years : 276

60 and 61 years : 53

62 to 64 years : 180

65 and 66 years : 59

67 to 69 years : 229

70 to 74 years : 228

75 to 79 years : 326

80 to 84 years : 75

85 years and over : 115

Female:

Under 5 years : 53

5 to 9 years : 98

10 to 14 years : 65

15 to 17 years : 84

18 and 19 years : 31

20 years : 0

21 years : 10

22 to 24 years : 81

25 to 29 years : 74

30 to 34 years : 57

35 to 39 years : 80

40 to 44 years : 128

45 to 49 years : 160

50 to 54 years : 206

55 to 59 years : 354

60 and 61 years : 60

62 to 64 years : 393

65 and 66 years : 165

67 to 69 years : 174

70 to 74 years : 335

75 to 79 years : 384

80 to 84 years : 165

85 years and over : 185


(updated 2009)



Population By Ancestry
(Orleans Town, Massachusetts)

Ancestry specified:

Single ancestry : 3,882

Multiple ancestry : 2,196

Ancestry not specified:

Ancestry unclassified : 0

Ancestry not reported : 204


(updated 2009)



Population By Citizen Status In The United States
(Orleans Town, Massachusetts)

U.S. citizen, born in the United States : 5,949

U.S. citizen, born in Puerto Rico or U.S. Island Areas : 0

U.S. citizen, born abroad of American parent(s) : 38

U.S. citizen by naturalization : 226

Not a U.S. citizen : 69


(updated 2009)



Place Of Birth By Age
(Orleans Town, Massachusetts)

Total:

Under 5 years : 185

5 to 17 years : 451

18 to 24 years : 202

25 to 34 years : 253

35 to 44 years : 611

45 to 54 years : 824

55 to 59 years : 630

60 and 61 years : 113

62 to 64 years : 573

65 to 74 years : 1,190

75 years and over : 1,250

Born in state of residence:

Under 5 years : 179

5 to 17 years : 384

18 to 24 years : 151

25 to 34 years : 145

35 to 44 years : 252

45 to 54 years : 426

55 to 59 years : 290

60 and 61 years : 19

62 to 64 years : 295

65 to 74 years : 391

75 years and over : 502

Born in other state in the United States:

Under 5 years : 6

5 to 17 years : 62

18 to 24 years : 51

25 to 34 years : 108

35 to 44 years : 281

45 to 54 years : 358

55 to 59 years : 297

60 and 61 years : 77

62 to 64 years : 257

65 to 74 years : 738

75 years and over : 680

Native, born outside the United States:

Under 5 years : 0

5 to 17 years : 5

18 to 24 years : 0

25 to 34 years : 0

35 to 44 years : 0

45 to 54 years : 0

55 to 59 years : 0

60 and 61 years : 0

62 to 64 years : 0

65 to 74 years : 9

75 years and over : 24

Foreign born:

Under 5 years : 0

5 to 17 years : 0

18 to 24 years : 0

25 to 34 years : 0

35 to 44 years : 78

45 to 54 years : 40

55 to 59 years : 43

60 and 61 years : 17

62 to 64 years : 21

65 to 74 years : 52

75 years and over : 44


(updated 2009)



Place Of Birth By Sex
(Orleans Town, Massachusetts)

Born in state of residence:

Male : 1,475

Female : 1,559

Born in other state in the United States:

Male : 1,328

Female : 1,587

Native: born outside the United States:

Male : 23

Female : 15

Foreign born:

Male : 114

Female : 181


(updated 2009)



Place Of Birth By Race
(Orleans Town, Massachusetts)

Born in state of residence : 2,966

Born in other state in the United States : 2,915

Native: born outside the United States : 38

Foreign born : 246


(updated 2009)



Place Of Birth By Marital Status
(Orleans Town, Massachusetts)

Born in state of residence:

Never married : 751

Now married, except separated : 1,147

Divorced : 343

Separated : 0

Widowed : 341

Born in other state in the United States:

Never married : 351

Now married, except separated : 1,875

Divorced : 281

Separated : 11

Widowed : 345

Native: born outside the United States:

Never married : 5

Now married, except separated : 33

Divorced : 0

Separated : 0

Widowed : 0

Foreign born:

Never married : 42

Now married, except separated : 191

Divorced : 0

Separated : 26

Widowed : 36


(updated 2009)



Language Spoken At Home By Ability To Speak English (Population Of 5 Years and Older)
(Orleans Town, Massachusetts)

Speak only English : 5,822

Spanish or Spanish Creole:

Speak English "very well" : 53

Speak English less than "very well" : 21

French (incl. Patois, Cajun):

Speak English "very well" : 28

Speak English less than "very well" : 10

Italian:

Speak English "very well" : 18

Speak English less than "very well" : 0

Portuguese or Portuguese Creole:

Speak English "very well" : 11

Speak English less than "very well" : 0

German:

Speak English "very well" : 79

Speak English less than "very well" : 0

Russian:

Speak English "very well" : 7

Speak English less than "very well" : 0

Other Indo-European languages:

Speak English "very well" : 10

Speak English less than "very well" : 0

Chinese:

Speak English "very well" : 27

Speak English less than "very well" : 0

Japanese:

Speak English "very well" : 11

Speak English less than "very well" : 0


(updated 2009)



Ancestries in Orleans Town, Massachusetts

  • English: 1,933   (23.7%)
  • Irish: 1,421   (17.4%)
  • German: 889   (10.9%)
  • French (except Basque): 560   (6.9%)
  • Scottish: 509   (6.2%)
  • Italian: 433   (5.3%)
  • Other Groups: 304   (3.7%)
  • Polish: 268   (3.3%)
  • United States Or American: 266   (3.3%)
  • Swedish: 202   (2.5%)
  • Dutch: 174   (2.1%)
  • Scotch-irish: 170   (2.1%)
  • Portuguese: 108   (1.3%)
  • Lithuanian: 107   (1.3%)
  • British: 102   (1.3%)
  • Russian: 87   (1.1%)
  • Welsh: 76   (0.9%)
  • French Canadian: 74   (0.9%)
  • Danish: 74   (0.9%)
  • Norwegian: 69   (0.8%)
  • Canadian: 39   (0.5%)
  • Arab: 33   (0.4%)
  • European: 31   (0.4%)
  • Subsaharan African: 24   (0.3%)
  • Hungarian: 21   (0.3%)
  • Swiss: 19   (0.2%)
  • Croatian: 17   (0.2%)
  • Austrian: 16   (0.2%)
  • Armenian: 15   (0.2%)
  • Brazilian: 15   (0.2%)
  • Romanian: 14   (0.2%)
  • Finnish: 14   (0.2%)
  • Greek: 11   (0.1%)
  • Czechoslovakian: 10   (0.1%)
  • Ukrainian: 8   (0.1%)
  • Eastern European: 8   (0.1%)
  • Iranian: 7   (0.1%)
  • Alsatian: 7   (0.1%)
  • Slovak: 7   (0.1%)
  • Belgian: 6   (0.1%)
  • Scandinavian: 6   (0.1%)
  • Slavic: 5   (0.1%)

(updated 2010)



Total Population In Orleans Town, Massachusetts is 6,282



(updated 2009)



Male Population in Orleans Town, Massachusetts: 2,940
Female Population in Orleans Town, Massachusetts: 3,342


(updated 2013)



Median Male Resident Age in Orleans Town, Massachusetts: 56.0
Median Female Resident Age in Orleans Town, Massachusetts: 63.1


(updated 2013)



Median Age in the State of Massachusetts is 39


(updated 2010)



Median Age By Sex in Orleans Town, Massachusetts


White


Both sexes

60.9

Male

59.7

Female

62.0

Black or African American


Both sexes

39.3

Male

41.0

Female

36.5

American Indian and Alaska Native


Both sexes

42.5

Male

35.5

Female

42.5

Asian


Both sexes

32.5

Male

41.0

Female

28.5

Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander


Both sexes

20.5

Male

0.0

Female

20.5

Other


Both sexes

31.0

Male

31.5

Female

28.5

Two or More Races


Both sexes

22.0

Male

21.3

Female

33.5

Hispanic or Latino


Both sexes

28.5

Male

28.5

Female

29.0

White / Not Hispanic or Latino


Both sexes

61.1

Male

59.9

Female

62.2


(updated 2010)



Races in Orleans Town, Massachusetts


  • White: 6,165
  • African American: 0
  • American Indian: 0
  • Asian: 80
  • Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander: 0
  • Some Other Race: 37
  • Two or More Races: 0



(updated 2013)













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Education Analysis

The amount of education a person receives can deeply affect their lives. The amount of education Orleans Town, Massachusetts citizens receive, averaged as group, may also affect the community.

Education Level of Population 25 Years and Over in Orleans Town, Massachusetts

Male


  • No Schooling Completed: 0   (0%)
  • Nursery To 4th Grade: 0   (0%)
  • 5th And 6th Grade: 9   (0.38%)
  • 7th And 8th Grade: 7   (0.3%)
  • 9th Grade: 27   (1.15%)
  • 10th Grade: 14   (0.6%)
  • 11th Grade: 29   (1.24%)
  • 12th Grade, No Diploma: 67   (2.86%)
  • High School Graduate (includes Equivalency): 444   (18.96%)
  • Some College, Less Than 1 Year: 112   (4.78%)
  • Some College, 1 Or More Years, No Degree: 332   (14.18%)
  • Associate Degree: 155   (6.62%)
  • Bachelor's Degree: 672   (28.69%)
  • Master's Degree: 313   (13.36%)
  • Professional School Degree: 116   (4.95%)
  • Doctorate Degree: 45   (1.92%)

Female


  • No Schooling Completed: 0   (0%)
  • Nursery To 4th Grade: 8   (0.28%)
  • 5th And 6th Grade: 0   (0%)
  • 7th And 8th Grade: 13   (0.45%)
  • 9th Grade: 15   (0.52%)
  • 10th Grade: 7   (0.24%)
  • 11th Grade: 22   (0.76%)
  • 12th Grade, No Diploma: 69   (2.38%)
  • High School Graduate (includes Equivalency): 687   (23.69%)
  • Some College, Less Than 1 Year: 146   (5.03%)
  • Some College, 1 Or More Years, No Degree: 527   (18.17%)
  • Associate Degree: 189   (6.52%)
  • Bachelor's Degree: 756   (26.07%)
  • Master's Degree: 391   (13.48%)
  • Professional School Degree: 25   (0.86%)
  • Doctorate Degree: 45   (1.55%)


(updated 2010)





Public Libraries (Central) In Orleans Town, Massachusetts

  • Snow Library


    67 Main St., Orleans, MA 02653

(updated 2012)



Museums Near Orleans Town, Massachusetts


(updated 2014)



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Geography Analysis

The actual land features relating to Orleans Town, Massachusetts affect how people live their lives. Natural features such as oceans, mountains, lakes, plains, and deserts all make a difference in the lives of individuals. The types of housing, heating fuels, and transportation infrastructure are largely influenced by the geography of Orleans Town, Massachusetts.

Area Features of Orleans Town, Massachusetts


Bay


(1) Frostfish Cove   (2) Little Pleasant Bay   (3) Mill Pond   (4) Namequoit River   (5) Pleasant Bay   (6) Quanset Pond   (7) The River  

Beach


(1) Orleans Beach   (2) Skaket Beach  

Building


(1) French Cable Station Museum   (2) Nauset Regional Middle School Library   (3) Orleans Fire Department   (4) Orleans Police Department  

Cape


(1) Barley Neck   (2) Lucy Point   (3) Money Head   (4) Namequoit Point   (5) Old Field Point   (6) Pochet Neck   (7) Rocky Point  

Cemetery


(1) Orleans Cemetery  

Census


(1) Orleans Census Designated Place  

Church


(1) Cape Cod Bible Alliance Church  

Civil


(1) Town Of Orleans  

Crossing


(1) Interchange Thirteen   (2) Interchange Twelve  

Gut


(1) Broad Creek   (2) Hog Island Creek   (3) The Narrows  

Harbor


(1) Nauset Harbor  

Island


(1) Hog Island   (2) Hopkins Island   (3) Little Pochet Island   (4) Pochet Island   (5) Sampson Island   (6) Sipson Island  

Lake


(1) Areys Pond   (2) Baker Pond   (3) Boland Pond   (4) Cedar Pond   (5) Crystal Lake   (6) Deep Pond   (7) Eel Pond   (8) Gould Pond   (9) Higgins Pond   (10) Icehouse Pond   (11) Kescayo Gansett Pond   (12) Little Cliff Pond   (13) Meeting House Pond   (14) Owl Pond   (15) Paw Wah Pond   (16) Pilgrim Lake   (17) Rafe Pond   (18) Sarahs Pond   (19) Shoal Pond   (20) Uncle Harvey Pond   (21) Uncle Israels Pond   (22) Uncle Seths Pond   (23) Vespers Pond   (24) Wash Pond  

Locale


(1) Cranberry Cove Plaza   (2) Hilltop Plaza   (3) Orleans Shopping Center   (4) Orleans Shopping Plaza   (5) Orleans United States Life Saving Station Historical   (6) Portanimicutt   (7) Rock Harbor Range Light   (8) Weesquamsett  

Park


(1) Eldredge Park  

Populated Place


(1) East Orleans   (2) Namskaket   (3) Nauset Heights   (4) Orleans   (5) Rock Harbor   (6) South Orleans   (7) Tonset   (8) Weeset  

School


(1) Nauset Regional Middle School   (2) Saint Joan Of Arc School  

Stream


(1) Little Namskaket Creek   (2) Namskaket Creek   (3) Rock Harbor Creek  

Summit


(1) Mill Hill  

Swamp


(1) Boat Meadow River Marshes   (2) Little Namskaket River Marshes   (3) Namskaket Creek Marshes   (4) Pochet Island Marshes   (5) Sampson Island Marshes  

Tower


(1) Wkpe-am Orleans   (2) Wkpe-fm Orleans   (3) Wvlc  


(updated 2014)



Zip Codes in Orleans Town, Massachusetts

02653 (pop. 6,354)


Cities Nearby Orleans Town, Massachusetts

Orleans Town, MA  (pop. 6,282) 0.0 Miles
Orleans Cdp, MA  (pop. 1,797) 1.5 Miles
Eastham Town, MA  (pop. 5,488) 4.4 Miles
North Eastham Cdp, MA  (pop. 1,688) 5.3 Miles
Brewster Cdp, MA  (pop. 2,171) 5.4 Miles
Brewster Town, MA  (pop. 10,059) 5.5 Miles
East Harwich Cdp, MA  (pop. 4,487) 5.7 Miles
Chatham Town, MA  (pop. 6,761) 6.4 Miles
West Chatham Cdp, MA  (pop. 1,404) 6.7 Miles
Chatham Cdp, MA  (pop. 1,845) 6.8 Miles



Area Code(s) in Orleans Town, Massachusetts

508



Elevation in Orleans Town, Massachusetts is 26.0 ft. (8.0 meters)





Latitude/Longitude of Orleans Town, Massachusetts

Lat: 41.777647 N        Long: -69.973120 W



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Economic Analysis

People and the communities they live in depend on money. The people of Orleans Town, Massachusetts need food, shelter, clothing, and medical care. Business formation and job creation are essential to this community. Money sustains infrastructure such as roads and airports as well as human resources including fire rescue and police protection.

Energy Costs In Massachusetts

    Residential
(cents per
kilowatthour)
Commercial
(cents per
kilowatthour)
Industrial
(cents per
kilowatthour)
Other
(cents per
kilowatthour)
Transportation
(cents per
kilowatthour)
Total
(cents per
kilowatthour)
1990              
  Energy-Only Providers 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00
  Full-Service Providers 9.66 8.56 7.89 10.90 0.00 8.85
  Total Electric Industry 9.66 8.56 7.89 10.90 0.00 8.85
1991              
  Energy-Only Providers 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00
  Full-Service Providers 10.40 9.22 8.52 11.65 0.00 9.53
  Total Electric Industry 10.40 9.22 8.52 11.65 0.00 9.53
1992              
  Energy-Only Providers 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00
  Full-Service Providers 10.62 9.31 8.60 11.27 0.00 9.66
  Total Electric Industry 10.62 9.31 8.60 11.27 0.00 9.66
1993              
  Energy-Only Providers 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00
  Full-Service Providers 11.00 9.67 8.66 12.21 0.00 9.98
  Total Electric Industry 11.00 9.67 8.66 12.21 0.00 9.98
1994              
  Energy-Only Providers 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00
  Full-Service Providers 11.09 9.75 8.46 12.60 0.00 10.00
  Total Electric Industry 11.09 9.75 8.46 12.60 0.00 10.00
1995              
  Energy-Only Providers 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00
  Full-Service Providers 11.26 9.93 8.41 14.31 0.00 10.12
  Total Electric Industry 11.26 9.93 8.41 14.31 0.00 10.12
1996              
  Energy-Only Providers 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00
  Full-Service Providers 11.25 9.94 8.43 14.53 0.00 10.13
  Total Electric Industry 11.25 9.94 8.43 14.53 0.00 10.13
1997              
  Energy-Only Providers 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00
  Full-Service Providers 11.59 10.29 8.78 14.49 0.00 10.48
  Total Electric Industry 11.59 10.29 8.78 14.49 0.00 10.48
1998              
  Energy-Only Providers 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00
  Full-Service Providers 10.60 9.35 8.18 14.35 0.00 9.59
  Total Electric Industry 10.60 9.35 8.18 14.35 0.00 9.59
1999              
  Energy-Only Providers 5.50 3.46 3.85 0.00 0.00 3.60
  Full-Service Providers 10.09 8.90 7.75 13.73 0.00 9.16
  Total Electric Industry 10.09 8.64 7.53 13.73 0.00 8.99
2000              
  Energy-Only Providers 11.39 8.39 7.11 14.83 0.00 8.15
  Full-Service Providers 10.53 9.20 8.27 15.34 0.00 9.57
  Total Electric Industry 10.53 9.13 8.20 15.32 0.00 9.49
2001              
  Delivery-Only Service 6.84 4.31 3.49 12.77 0.00 4.43
  Energy-Only Providers 6.70 6.46 5.89 5.04 0.00 6.39
  Full-Service Providers 12.47 11.77 9.37 15.22 0.00 11.60
  Total Electric Industry 12.47 11.64 9.37 15.52 0.00 11.55
2002              
  Delivery-Only Service 7.52 4.16 3.23 12.65 0.00 4.06
  Energy-Only Providers 6.34 5.35 4.51 4.55 0.00 5.12
  Full-Service Providers 10.89 10.21 8.58 12.46 0.00 10.26
  Total Electric Industry 10.93 10.02 8.34 13.11 0.00 10.06
2003              
  Delivery-Only Service 7.72 4.40 3.35 0.00 0.00 4.22
  Energy-Only Providers 6.19 5.16 4.80 0.00 0.00 5.09
  Full-Service Providers 11.55 10.78 9.26 0.00 4.09 10.82
  Total Electric Industry 11.60 10.48 8.93 0.00 4.09 10.56
2004              
  Delivery-Only Service 7.24 4.28 3.25 0.00 0.67 4.08
  Energy-Only Providers 5.88 5.63 5.27 0.00 4.35 5.53
  Full-Service Providers 11.72 11.57 8.47 0.00 3.86 11.10
  Total Electric Industry 11.75 10.99 8.48 0.00 4.65 10.77
2005              
  Delivery-Only Service 7.94 4.58 3.41 0.00 0.74 4.68
  Energy-Only Providers 7.54 6.90 6.36 0.00 4.41 6.84
  Full-Service Providers 13.25 13.10 9.00 0.00 4.05 12.44
  Total Electric Industry 13.44 12.42 9.22 0.00 4.80 12.18
2006              
  Delivery-Only Service 7.58 4.69 3.57 0.00 0.78 4.52
  Energy-Only Providers 11.67 9.76 9.85 0.00 9.81 9.91
  Full-Service Providers 16.40 16.78 12.55 0.00 11.21 16.06
  Total Electric Industry 16.60 15.54 13.04 0.00 10.68 15.45

(updated 2006)



Time Leaving to Work in Orleans Town, Massachusetts

12:00 A.M. TO 4:59 A.M.   : 44   (2.0%)
5:00 A.M. TO 5:29 A.M.   : 34   (1.5%)
5:30 A.M. TO 5:59 A.M.   : 22   (1.0%)
6:00 A.M. TO 6:29 A.M.   : 125   (5.6%)
6:30 A.M. TO 6:59 A.M.   : 137   (6.1%)
7:00 A.M. TO 7:29 A.M.   : 281   (12.5%)
7:30 A.M. TO 7:59 A.M.   : 438   (19.5%)
8:00 A.M. TO 8:29 A.M.   : 355   (15.8%)
8:30 A.M. TO 8:59 A.M.   : 133   (5.9%)
9:00 A.M. TO 9:59 A.M.   : 246   (10.9%)
10:00 A.M. TO 10:59 A.M.   : 89   (4.0%)
11:00 A.M. TO 11:59 A.M.   : 48   (2.1%)
12:00 P.M. TO 3:59 P.M.   : 179   (8.0%)
4:00 P.M. TO 11:59 P.M.   : 119   (5.3%)


(updated 2010)



Means Of Transportation
(Orleans Town, Massachusetts)

Car, truck, or van:

Drove alone : 1,960

Carpooled:

In 2-person carpool : 175

In 3-person carpool : 39

In 4-person carpool : 0

In 5- or 6-person carpool : 0

In 7-or-more-person carpool : 0

Public transportation (excluding taxicab):

Bus or trolley bus : 0

Streetcar or trolley car (carro publico in Puerto Rico) : 0

Subway or elevated : 0

Railroad : 0

Ferryboat : 0

Taxicab : 0

Motorcycle : 10

Bicycle : 13

Walked : 123

Other means : 23

Worked at home : 165


(updated 2009)



Travel Time To Work
(Orleans Town, Massachusetts)

Less than 5 minutes : 179

5 to 9 minutes : 493

10 to 14 minutes : 395

15 to 19 minutes : 240

20 to 24 minutes : 189

25 to 29 minutes : 68

30 to 34 minutes : 338

35 to 39 minutes : 77

40 to 44 minutes : 97

45 to 59 minutes : 24

60 to 89 minutes : 136

90 or more minutes : 107


(updated 2009)



Social Security Income In The Past 12 Months For Households
(Orleans Town, Massachusetts)

With Social Security income : 1,855

No Social Security income : 1,350


(updated 2009)



Retirement Income In The Past 12 Months For Households
(Orleans Town, Massachusetts)

With retirement income : 1,092

No retirement income : 2,113


(updated 2009)



Family Income (Annual)
(Orleans Town, Massachusetts)

Less than $10,000 : 0

$10,000 to $14,999 : 0

$15,000 to $19,999 : 51

$20,000 to $24,999 : 101

$25,000 to $29,999 : 59

$30,000 to $34,999 : 125

$35,000 to $39,999 : 85

$40,000 to $44,999 : 42

$45,000 to $49,999 : 64

$50,000 to $59,999 : 162

$60,000 to $74,999 : 198

$75,000 to $99,999 : 431

$100,000 to $124,999 : 128

$125,000 to $149,999 : 92

$150,000 to $199,999 : 206

$200,000 or more : 130


(updated 2009)



Median Family Income (Annual)
(Orleans Town, Massachusetts)

Median family income in the past 12 months (in 2009 inflation-adjusted dollars) : $77,688


(updated 2009)



AM Radio Stations Near Orleans Town, Massachusetts

  • WBUR (1240 AM; 1.0 kW; West Yarmouth, MA; Owner: The Executive Committee Of Trustees Of The Boston University)

FM Radio Stations Near Orleans Town, Massachusetts

  • WFRQ (101.1 FM; Mashpee, MA; Owner: Nassau Broadcasting Iii, Llc)
  • WKPE-FM (103.9 FM; Bass River, MA; Owner: Sandab Communication Limited Partnership Ii)
  • WCOD-FM (106.1 FM; South Dennis, MA; Owner: Qantum Of Cape Cod License Company, Llc)
  • NEW (88.7 FM; Mashpee, MA; Owner: Cape Christian Broadcasting, Inc.)
  • NEW (88.7 FM; Bass River, MA; Owner: Cape Cod Community Television)
  • NEW (88.7 FM; South Dennis, MA; Owner: Emerson College)
  • NEW (89.1 FM; East Dennis, MA; Owner: Nehemiahs Neighbors)
  • NEW (89.1 FM; Eastham, MA; Owner: The Exec. Comm. Of Trts)
  • NEW (89.5 FM; East Harwich, MA; Owner: Nantucket Public Radio, Inc.)
  • WCCT-FM (90.3 FM; East Harwich, MA; Owner: Cape Cod Regional Tech High School)
  • WSDH (91.5 FM; East Sandwich, MA; Owner: Sandwich, Massachusetts Public Schools)
  • WOMR (92.1 FM; Provincetown, MA; Owner: Lower Cape Communications, Inc.)
  • WXTK (95.1 FM; West Yarmouth, MA; Owner: Qantum Of Cape Cod License Company, Llc)
  • WRZE (96.3 FM; South Dennis, MA; Owner: Qantum Of Cape Cod License Company, Llc)

(updated 2008)



Occupations in Orleans Town, Massachusetts

Male:


  • Management, Professional, And Related Occupations: 516  (38.0%)
  • Service Occupations: 175  (12.9%)
  • Sales And Office Occupations: 222  (16.4%)
  • Farming, Fishing, And Forestry Occupations 22  (1.6%)
  • Construction, Extraction, And Maintenance Occupations: 305  (22.5%)

Female:


  • Management, Professional, And Related Occupations: 357  (29.8%)
  • Service Occupations: 183  (15.3%)
  • Sales And Office Occupations: 595  (49.7%)
  • Farming, Fishing, And Forestry Occupations 0  (0.0%)
  • Construction, Extraction, And Maintenance Occupations: 23  (1.9%)


(updated 2010)





There are 12 Farms In Orleans Town, Massachusetts


(updated 2008)



Banks In Orleans Town, Massachusetts

The Cape Cod Five Cents Savings Bank - 2 Branches


    Bank Assets: $5.1m
    Industry Specialization: Mortgage Lending
    Total Offices: 18

Bank Of America, National Association - 1 Branches


    Bank Assets: $1.4b
    Industry Specialization: All Other > $1 Billion
    Total Offices: 5,094

Rockland Trust Company - 1 Branches


    Bank Assets: $6.3m
    Industry Specialization: Commercial Lending
    Total Offices: 79

Td Bank, National Association - 1 Branches


    Bank Assets: $219.6m
    Industry Specialization: All Other > $1 Billion
    Total Offices: 1,328

Santander Bank, N.a. - 1 Branches


    Bank Assets: $77.2m
    Industry Specialization: Commercial Lending
    Total Offices: 702

Citizens Bank, National Association - 1 Branches


    Bank Assets: $100.6m
    Industry Specialization: Commercial Lending
    Total Offices: 864

(updated 2014)







Airports Near Orleans Town, Massachusetts

  • Chatham Municipal


    (about 6.2 miles in Chatham, Massachusetts; Airport Code: UBF)

  • Barnstable Municipal-Boardman/Polando Field


    (about 17.5 miles in Hyannis, Massachusetts; Airport Code: HYA)

  • Lprovincetown Municipal


    (about 24.0 miles in Provincetown, Massachusetts; Airport Code: PVC)

  • Provincetown Municipal


    (about 24.0 miles in Provincetown, Massachusetts; Airport Code: PVC)

  • Otis AFB


    (about 29.5 miles in Buzzards Bay, Massachusetts; Airport Code: FMH)

  • Cape Cod CGAS


    (about 29.5 miles in Buzzards Bay, Massachusetts; Airport Code: FMH)

  • Nantucket Memorial


    (about 36.3 miles in Nantucket, Massachusetts; Airport Code: ACK)

  • Plymouth Municipal


    (about 39.9 miles in North Carver, Massachusetts; Airport Code: PYM)

  • Katama Airpark


    (about 40.6 miles in Edgartown, Massachusetts; Airport Code: MA1)

  • Marshfield Municipal George Harlow Field


    (about 42.2 miles in Brant Rock, Massachusetts; Airport Code: MA4)


(updated 2015)



Modes of Transportation in Orleans Town, Massachusetts

Car, Truck, Or Van:

 

Drove Alone

80.65%

Carpooled

3.58%

Public Transportation:

 

Bus Or Trolley Bus

0.81%

Streetcar Or Trolley Car

0.0%

Subway Or Elevated

0.33%

Railroad

0.0%

Ferryboat

0.0%

Taxicab

0.0%

Motorcycle

0.0%

Bicycle

0.20%

Walked

4.68%

Other Means

1.38%

Worked At Home

8.35%



(updated 2010)





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Housing Analysis

Everyone needs shelter in rented housing or individually owned homes. Each community, including Orleans Town, Massachusetts, is different from the rest based on overall architecture, appearance, occupancy, average housing square footage, average home value, and average home age.





(updated 2010)



Household Type
(Orleans Town, Massachusetts)

Family households:

Married-couple family : 1,562

Other family:

Male householder, no wife present : 46

Female householder, no husband present : 266

Nonfamily households:

Householder living alone : 1,170

Householder not living alone : 161


(updated 2009)



Unmarried-Partner Households By Sex Of Partner
(Orleans Town, Massachusetts)

Unmarried-partner households:

Male householder and male partner : 69

Male householder and female partner : 7

Female householder and female partner : 5

Female householder and male partner : 83

All other households : 3,041


(updated 2009)



Household Type By Tenure
(Orleans Town, Massachusetts)

Family households:

Married-couple family:

Owner-occupied housing units : 1,403

Renter-occupied housing units : 159

Other family:

Male householder, no wife present:

Owner-occupied housing units : 25

Renter-occupied housing units : 21

Female householder, no husband present:

Owner-occupied housing units : 184

Renter-occupied housing units : 82

Nonfamily households:

Owner-occupied housing units : 691

Renter-occupied housing units : 640


(updated 2009)



Household Income (Annual)
(Orleans Town, Massachusetts)

Less than $10,000 : 196

$10,000 to $14,999 : 196

$15,000 to $19,999 : 175

$20,000 to $24,999 : 148

$25,000 to $29,999 : 142

$30,000 to $34,999 : 159

$35,000 to $39,999 : 144

$40,000 to $44,999 : 118

$45,000 to $49,999 : 126

$50,000 to $59,999 : 333

$60,000 to $74,999 : 291

$75,000 to $99,999 : 494

$100,000 to $124,999 : 184

$125,000 to $149,999 : 140

$150,000 to $199,999 : 217

$200,000 or more : 142


(updated 2009)



Housing Units
(Orleans Town, Massachusetts)

Total : 5,061


(updated 2009)



Occupancy Status
(Orleans Town, Massachusetts)

Occupied : 3,205

Vacant : 1,856


(updated 2009)



Median Number Of Rooms
(Orleans Town, Massachusetts)

Median number of rooms : 6


(updated 2009)



Year Structure Built
(Orleans Town, Massachusetts)

Built 2005 or later : 72

Built 2000 to 2004 : 107

Built 1990 to 1999 : 525

Built 1980 to 1989 : 1,161

Built 1970 to 1979 : 1,145

Built 1960 to 1969 : 643

Built 1950 to 1959 : 383

Built 1940 to 1949 : 227

Built 1939 or earlier : 798


(updated 2009)



House Heating Fuel
(Orleans Town, Massachusetts)

Utility gas : 729

Bottled, tank, or LP gas : 83

Electricity : 618

Fuel oil, kerosene, etc. : 1,657

Coal or coke : 0

Wood : 95

Solar energy : 0

Other fuel : 23

No fuel used : 0


(updated 2009)



House Value
(Orleans Town, Massachusetts)

Less than $10,000 : 0

$10,000 to $14,999 : 0

$15,000 to $19,999 : 0

$20,000 to $24,999 : 0

$25,000 to $29,999 : 0

$30,000 to $34,999 : 0

$35,000 to $39,999 : 0

$40,000 to $49,999 : 0

$50,000 to $59,999 : 0

$60,000 to $69,999 : 18

$70,000 to $79,999 : 0

$80,000 to $89,999 : 0

$90,000 to $99,999 : 0

$100,000 to $124,999 : 16

$125,000 to $149,999 : 20

$150,000 to $174,999 : 1

$175,000 to $199,999 : 18

$200,000 to $249,999 : 71

$250,000 to $299,999 : 113

$300,000 to $399,999 : 170

$400,000 to $499,999 : 215

$500,000 to $749,999 : 738

$750,000 to $999,999 : 393

$1,000,000 or more : 530


(updated 2009)



Mortgage Status
(Orleans Town, Massachusetts)

Housing units with a mortgage, contract to purchase, or similar debt:

With either a second mortgage or home equity loan, but not both:

Second mortgage only : 11

Home equity loan only : 328

Both second mortgage and home equity loan : 0

No second mortgage and no home equity loan : 924

Housing units without a mortgage : 1,040


(updated 2009)



Median Value By Year Structure Built
(Orleans Town, Massachusetts)

Built 2005 or later : $1,000,001

Built 2000 to 2004 : $571,400

Built 1990 to 1999 : $692,800

Built 1980 to 1989 : $674,500

Built 1970 to 1979 : $512,000

Built 1960 to 1969 : $719,500

Built 1950 to 1959 : $1,000,001

Built 1940 to 1949 : $576,900

Built 1939 or earlier : $699,600


(updated 2009)







Percentage of Family Households in Orleans Town, Massachusetts: 56.4%

Percentage of Family Households in Massachusetts: 63.0%


(updated 2010)



Population in Group Quarters in Orleans Town, Massachusetts

Institutionalized population


  • Nursing facilities/Skilled-nursing facilities : 52.27%

Noninstitutionalized population


  • Other noninstitutional facilities : 47.73%


(updated 2010)







Building Permits in Orleans Town, Massachusetts

* Units are useful in showing how many separate living spaces
were built. e.g. apartments, townhomes, condos, etc.

    Buildings Units Cost
1999        
  Single Family 69 69 $17,712,073
  Two Family 0 0 $0
  Three and Four Family 0 0 $0
  Five or More Family 0 0 $0
  Total

69 69 $17,712,073
2000        
  Single Family 48 48 $14,859,400
  Two Family 0 0 $0
  Three and Four Family 0 0 $0
  Five or More Family 0 0 $0
  Total

48 48 $14,859,400
2001        
  Single Family 36 36 $11,663,000
  Two Family 1 2 $300,000
  Three and Four Family 0 0 $0
  Five or More Family 0 0 $0
  Total

37 38 $11,963,000
2002        
  Single Family 44 44 $12,859,300
  Two Family 0 0 $0
  Three and Four Family 0 0 $0
  Five or More Family 0 0 $0
  Total

44 44 $12,859,300
2003        
  Single Family 45 45 $15,713,000
  Two Family 0 0 $0
  Three and Four Family 0 0 $0
  Five or More Family 0 0 $0
  Total

45 45 $15,713,000
2004        
  Single Family 38 38 $15,707,900
  Two Family 0 0 $0
  Three and Four Family 1 3 $360,000
  Five or More Family 1 49 $8,300,000
  Total

40 90 $24,367,900
2005        
  Single Family 27 27 $12,525,000
  Two Family 0 0 $0
  Three and Four Family 2 6 $1,500,000
  Five or More Family 1 5 $975,000
  Total

30 38 $15,000,000
2006        
  Single Family 23 23 $11,340,125
  Two Family 0 0 $0
  Three and Four Family 0 0 $0
  Five or More Family 0 0 $0
  Total

23 23 $11,340,125


(updated 2007)



Median Household Income In 2000 (Orleans Town, MA): $42,594
Median Household Income In 2000 (Massachusetts): $50,502


(updated 2010)



Median House/Condo Value in 2000 (Orleans Town): $285,800
Median House/Condo Value in 2000 (Massachusetts): $182,800


(updated 2010)



Median Gross Rent in 2000 (Orleans Town): $548
Median Gross Rent in 2000 (Massachusetts): $684


(updated 2010)



Most Commonly Used Heating Fuel in Orleans Town, Massachusetts

Utility Gas: 18.0%
Bottled, Tank, Or Lp Gas: 2.9%
Electricity: 17.9%
Fuel Oil, Kerosene, Etc.: 59.3%
Coal Or Coke: 0.7%
Wood: 0.8%
Solar Energy: 0.5%
Other Fuel: 0.0%
No Fuel Used: 0.0%


(updated 2010)





(updated 2010)





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Government Analysis

People run the government through election of representatives and officials. Local governments are important to provide cohesion between individuals who must share public places. Worthwhile laws need to be debated, passed, and then enforced for a community to remain viable. Communities such as Orleans Town, Massachusetts are often affected in positive and negative ways by government performance.

Local Government Employment and Payroll In Orleans Town, Massachusetts

Function Full Time
Employees
Full Time
Payroll
(Monthly)
Part Time
Employees
Part Time
Payroll
(Monthly)
Part Time
Hours
Avg Yearly
Wage (F/T)
Avg Hourly
Wage (P/T)
Totals for Government 167 $714,847 59 $76,733 4,446 $51,366 $17.26
Financial Administration 6 $33,563 6 $11,126 620 $67,126 $17.95
Other Government Administration 10 $47,833 1 $997 66 $57,400 $15.11
Police Protection - Officers 21 $109,573 1 $868 62 $62,613 $14.00
Police - Other 6 $17,645 1 $926 66 $35,290 $14.03
Firefighters 21 $123,277 0 $0 0 $70,444 --
Fire - Other 0 $0 3 $4,438 244 $0 $18.19
Streets and Highways 9 $29,984 0 $0 0 $39,979 --
Water Transport and Terminals 3 $14,811 0 $0 0 $59,244 --
Welfare 2 $7,968 15 $19,957 1,178 $47,808 $16.94
Health 4 $14,780 0 $0 0 $44,340 --
Solid Waste Management 3 $9,992 0 $0 0 $39,968 --
Parks and Recreation 7 $22,384 3 $4,540 328 $38,373 $13.84
Housing and Community Development(Local) 1 $3,725 0 $0 0 $44,700 --
Natural Resources 9 $37,018 0 $0 0 $49,357 --
Water Supply 9 $37,018 0 $0 0 $49,357 --
Elementary and Secondary - Instruction 36 $152,666 18 $24,562 1,111 $50,889 $22.11
Elementary and Secondary - Other Total 5 $13,499 3 $2,969 213 $32,398 $13.94
Local Libraries 6 $21,100 7 $5,851 536 $42,200 $10.92
Other and Unallocable 9 $18,013 1 $500 22 $24,017 $22.73

(updated 2002)



Health Care Centers Close To Orleans Town, Massachusetts

Gentiva Health Services


     Address: 23 V2 Whites Path, South Yarmouth, Massachusetts 02664
     Ownership: Proprietary
     Certified Date: 2/1/1996

Centrus Premier Home Care


     Address: 225 Water Street Suite 407, Plymouth, Massachusetts 02360
     Ownership: Proprietary
     Certified Date: 11/8/1989

Gentiva Health Services - Plymouth


     Address: 40 Court Street, Plymouth, Massachusetts 02360
     Ownership: Proprietary
     Certified Date: 8/30/2006

Nantucket Cottage Hospital Visiting Nurses


     Address: 57 Prospect Street, Nantucket, Massachusetts 02554
     Ownership: Voluntary Non Profit - Private
     Certified Date: 12/13/1976

Vineyard Nursing Association


     Address: P O Box 2568 Linton Lane, Oak Bluffs, Massachusetts 02557
     Ownership: Voluntary Non Profit - Private
     Certified Date: 1/8/1985

Hospitals Close To Orleans Town, Massachusetts

Jordan Hospital Inc


     Address: 275 Sandwich Street, Plymouth, Massachusetts 02360
     Hospital Type: Acute Care Hospitals
     Ownership: Voluntary Non-profit - Private

Falmouth Hospital


     Address: 67 & 100 Ter Heun Drive, Falmouth, Massachusetts 02540
     Hospital Type: Acute Care Hospitals
     Ownership: Voluntary Non-profit - Private

Nantucket Cottage Hospital


     Address: 57 Prospect Street, Nantucket, Massachusetts 02554
     Hospital Type: Critical Access Hospitals
     Ownership: Voluntary Non-profit - Private

Brockton Hospital


     Address: 680 Center Street, Brockton, Massachusetts 02302
     Hospital Type: Acute Care Hospitals
     Ownership: Voluntary Non-profit - Other

Caritas Good Samaritan Medical Center


     Address: 235 North Pearl Street, Brockton, Massachusetts 02301
     Hospital Type: Acute Care Hospitals
     Ownership: Voluntary Non-profit - Other

Nursing Homes Close To Orleans Town, Massachusetts

Epoch Senior Healthcare Of Brewster


     Address: 873 Harwich Road, Brewster, Massachusetts 02631
     Ownership: For Profit - Partnership
     Number of Residents: 162
     Percent Occupied: 94%

Pleasant Bay Nursing & Rehabilitation


     Address: 383 South Orleans Road, Brewster, Massachusetts 02631
     Ownership: For Profit - Corporation
     Number of Residents: 117
     Percent Occupied: 87%

Epoch Senior Healthcare Of Harwich


     Address: 111 Headwaters Drive, Harwich, Massachusetts 02645
     Ownership: For Profit - Corporation
     Number of Residents: 121
     Percent Occupied: 90%

Eagle Pond Rehabilitation & Living Center


     Address: 1 Love Lane, South Dennis, Massachusetts 02660
     Ownership: For Profit - Corporation
     Number of Residents: 129
     Percent Occupied: 91%

Windsor Nursing & Retirement Home


     Address: 265 N Main St, South Yarmouth, Massachusetts 02664
     Ownership: Non Profit - Corporation
     Number of Residents: 95
     Percent Occupied: 79%



Closest Nuclear Power Plant To
Orleans Town, Massachusetts

Name: Pilgrim
Address: Rocky Hill Road; Plymouth, MA 02360
Distance: 35 Miles


(updated 2007)



Social Security Users in Orleans Town, Massachusetts

    Retired Workers: 1,300
    Disabled Workers: 100
    Widowers Workers: 185
    Spouses Workers: 100
    Children Workers: 40


(updated 2007)



Barnstable County, Massachusetts Presidential Election

  • Kerry & Edwards 54.60%
  • Bush & Cheney 44.29%
  • Other 1.11%



(updated 2004)



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Taxes Analysis

Using tax dollars, government officials keep public places in repair, protect citizens, and provide for important services for the benefit of Orleans Town, Massachusetts citizens.

Relocation to Barnstable County, MA

5.20 % of Barnstable County tax filers migrated from different counties or other nations outside the United States between 2005 and 2006. Their adjusted gross income average was $70,076

Massachusetts Average 6.31 %

0.18 % residents relocated from other nations. This group's adjusted gross income averaged $21,260

Massachusetts Average 0.28 %

Lead counties where tax filers migrated to Barnstable County, MA (2005 / 2006) from a different county are as follows:

  • Plymouth County , MA 0.59 % ($50,745 AGI )
  • Middlesex County , MA 0.49 % ($89,656 AGI )
  • Norfolk County , MA 0.41 % ($87,563 AGI )

Relocation away from Barnstable County, MA

5.84 % of Barnstable County tax filers migrated to different counties or other nations outside the United States between 2005 and 2006. This group's adjusted gross income averaged $56,844

Massachusetts Average 6.91 %

0.06 % residents relocated to other nations. This group's adjusted gross income averaged $44,000

Massachusetts Average 0.11 %

Lead counties where tax filers moved from Barnstable County, MA (2005 / 2006) to a different county are as follows:

  • Plymouth County , MA 0.62 % ($63,660 AGI )
  • Middlesex County , MA 0.37 % ($60,586 AGI )
  • Suffolk County , MA 0.36 % ($48,529 AGI )


(updated 2006)



Income Tax Rates in Massachusetts

Low Bracket: $0 (5.30%)
High Bracket: Unlimited (5.30%)


(updated 2008)



Sales Tax Rates in Massachusetts

5.00%


(updated 2008)



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Weather Analysis

The enjoyment of the area in which you live is often affected by the weather. Each individual has a different view on what weather patterns will make them most happy. Some people love the seasons, others enjoy warm temperatures throughout the year while others may love the snow. The weather provided for Orleans Town, Massachusetts is based on over 50 years of data.























Hurricanes And Storms In Orleans Town, Massachusetts

  • Tropical Storm: EDOUARD - September 1996 - Wind Speed: 60 Knots
  • Tropical Storm: (Name Unknown) - Wind Speed: 55 Knots
  • Tropical Depression: (Name Unknown) - Wind Speed: 30 Knots



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Crime Analysis

Everyone wants to feel safe. Individuals and families want to remain protected from violent or property crime. The crime data should not be totally relied upon when making a decision on where to live. If you are concerned, visit Orleans Town, Massachusetts directly or research local government web sites.

Crime in Orleans Town, Massachusetts

Type 2001 2002 2003 2004 2005 2006 2007 2008 2009 2010 2011 2012 2013
Murder 0 0 0 0 n/a n/a 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
    per 100,000 0 0 0 0 n/a n/a 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Rape 1 0 0 1 n/a n/a 1 1 3 2 1 0 1
    per 100,000 16 0 0 15 n/a n/a 16 16 47 32 17 0 17
Robbery 0 0 1 0 n/a n/a 2 0 1 1 0 0 1
    per 100,000 0 0 15 0 n/a n/a 31 0 16 16 0 0 17
Assault 1 0 0 7 n/a n/a 11 6 16 7 13 17 7
    per 100,000 16 0 0 108 n/a n/a 172 95 252 113 219 286 119
Burglary 19 33 28 36 n/a n/a 36 45 47 51 93 38 24
    per 100,000 298 514 432 556 n/a n/a 561 713 742 826 1,569 640 407
Larceny Theft 123 119 121 124 n/a n/a 152 147 146 164 142 138 123
    per 100,000 1,931 1,854 1,868 1,915 n/a n/a 2,371 2,330 2,304 2,655 2,396 2,324 2,088
Vehicle Theft 7 5 3 4 n/a n/a 2 4 1 7 1 2 1
    per 100,000 110 78 46 62 n/a n/a 31 63 16 113 17 34 17
Arson 0 0 0 0 n/a n/a 0 2 0 0 0 0 1
    per 100,000 0 0 0 0 n/a n/a 0 32 0 0 0 0 17
CityMelt Violent Crime Index
U.S. Average = 40
0 0 0 2 n/a n/a 4 2 5 3 4 4 2
CityMelt Property Crime Index
U.S. Average = 277
37 39 38 41 n/a n/a 48 50 49 56 59 45 37
CityMelt Crime Index
U.S. Average = 158
19 20 19 22 n/a n/a 26 26 27 29 31 24 20


(updated 2013)



Number of Sex Offenders In Massachusetts

2005 2006 2007 2008 2009 2010 2011 2012 2013 2014
18,000 8,104 11,768 14,896 13,125 15,341 11,182 0 11,307 0


(updated 2014)



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