What you need to know about Orlando, FL

Orlando is located in Orange County, Florida. The population is 47% White, 23% Black, 3% Asian and 0% Native American or Native Hawaiian. 5% identify as another race or ethnicity, or two or more races. 22% of residents are of Hispanic or Latino origin. The median income is $41,901 and the median home value is $158,600. For more on schools, real estate, business and health care in Orlando, see each of the tabs above. Walkability can be a key driver of the overall livability of a community. Orlando has a Walk Score ® of 39.

Population

250,224
Up by 8.90%
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Median Home Price

$158,600
Higher than the state average

Housing

Homes Owned 37.40%
37.40% Complete
Homes Rented 62.60%
62.60% Complete

Real Estate

In Orlando, Florida


Ready to move to Orlando? There are a variety of housing options in the area. Click below to learn about the recent trends, average home values and even a few current real estate listings in Orlando.
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Schools

In Orlando, Florida


The quality of a school district is often a top factor for parents considering where to live. Strong school systems attract new residents and help their cities prosper. See how Orlando rates.

Median Household Income

$41,901
Lower than the national average

Business

In Orlando, Florida


Being a great place to live and being a great place to work often go hand-in-hand. Here’s what the business and employment climate is like in Orlando.

Residents

Most residents are
25-34 Years old

Health

In Orlando, Florida


Access to quality hospitals, doctors and health-care providers is just part of what makes a healthy community. Here’s how to get and stay healthy in Orlando.

Education

Bachelor’s Degree 33%
33% Complete
Graduated High School 89%
89% Complete

Orlando, FL's Rankings

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