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Orion Demographics

Education

High School

39%

Associate's

36%

Bachelor's

18%

Master's

7%

Doctorate

1%

Family Size

2 people

45%

3 people

22%

4 people

21%

5 people

7%

6+ people

5%

Household Income

0-50k

25%

50-100k

44%

100-150k

20%

150-200k

6%

200k+

4%

Age

0-10

12%

10-20

14%

20-45

30%

45-65

28%

65+

16%

Getting Around Orion

Orion Transportation

Commute Time

0-15 Mins

22%

15-30 Mins

40%

30-40 Mins

26%

40-60 Mins

8%

60+ Mins

4%

Orion Education

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Living in Orion, IL

The small town of Orion, Illinois is home to approximately 2,000 residents. Retirees account for a greater percentage of the population (21%) here than nationally (14%), while young professionals are less well-represented. With an average age of just over 44, the town's population skews older than most cities in Illinois. Most residents own their homes in Orion, and 19% of residents rent. Renters in the town benefit from a relatively low average rent of $686 per month, which is $366 per month less than the state average.

Orion has an average commute time of about 27 minutes. Many residents (47%) commute to work by car or truck, while public transit isn't used. Few workers (2%) commute on foot, though the number is greater than the national average.

Orion has a relatively high percentage of residents older than 25 who have earned an Associate's degree (7%) compared to the national average (5%). Additionally, 13% possess a Bachelor's degree and 5% have earned a Master's degree or Doctorate. Many Orion residents work in one of three industries: manufacturing, retail, and healthcare. Together, these industries make up 23% of the town's workforce. Meanwhile, in terms of job function, 11% of residents work in sales, which ranks as the top career path in the town. With an average annual income of about $75,000, Orion workers bring in roughly the same as the average Illinois resident. The town's average income also is fairly average compared to the national level of $73,345.