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Overview

Introduction to Orland, California

Orland, California, in Glenn county, is 19 miles W of Chico, California and 89 miles NW of Sacramento, California.

Orland History

Orland was officially incorporated as a city in 1919. The county was named in honor of local wheat farmer Dr. Hugh J. Glenn. He was also a prominent figure in the commercial and political life in California. The city of Orland is a rural agricultural community in the northern Sacramento Valley. It was named after the town in England.

Orland and Nearby Attractions

  • Tehama County Museum.
  • Delevan National Wildlife Refuge.
  • National YoYo Museum.
  • Woodson Bridge State Recreation Area.
  • Chico Museum.
  • Colusa - Sacramento River State Recreation Area.

Things To Do In Orland

Local parks include Spence Park, Legion Memorial Park, Lely Aquatic Park and Vinsonhaler Park. Local museums include the Tehama County Museum, the National YoYo Museum and the Chico Museum. Other notable local locations include the Woodson Bridge SRA, Fantasy Game World and Thunderhill Raceway Park. Saint Dominic's Roman Catholic Church, the Orland Southern Baptist Church and the Evangelical Free Church are the local churches. The community hosts the Glenn County Fair every May.

Orland Transportation

Sacramento International is the nearest major airport.

Orland Higher Education

Butte College, Mendocino College and Yuba College are the local colleges.

Demographics

People

Total Population7,504
Male Share of the Population50.6%
Female Share of the Population49.4%
Senior Citizens11%
Employed Population 16+2,830
Age of the Population29

Families

% of people married54%
Average household size3

Education and Earnings

Population % with Bachelor Degree or Higher12.1%
Median Earnings25+$25,633
Median Earnings Without High School Qualification$26,438
Median Earnings With High School Degree$20,500

Wealth

Median Family Income$45,033
% Above Poverty Level74%
% Below Poverty Level26%

Commute & Sprawl

Average Commute Time26 minutes
% Working from Home1.3%
% Walking and Biking to Work4.6%
% Using Public Transportation0.8%

Housing

People Living Alone21.6%
Median Gross Rent$752
Median House Value$196,200

Ancestry

Other(often includes Hispanic and African American)56.7%
German8.6%
Irish7.4%
English4.1%
French Except Basque2.8%
Portuguese2.7%
Italian2.1%
Swedish1.7%
Polish1.1%
Scottish0.9%
Finnish0.6%
Welsh0.5%
Norwegian0.3%
Australian0.3%
Canadian0.3%
Belgian0.2%
Dutch0.2%
Russian0.1%
Croatian0.1%
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Orland Almanac

CategoryValue
County Glenn County
Standard Zip Codes95963
Phone Area Codes530
Time ZoneAmerica/Los_Angeles
Approximate Latitude39.73
Approximate Longitude-122.33

Orland Climate

Nearest Weather Stations

Notes:

  • Temp ranges are avg daily min and max for the month
  • Precipitation is rainfall (and rainfall equiv of snowfall)

StationORLAND
Distance0.3 miles
Jan Temp37 to 56 F
Apr Temp46 to 72 F
Jul Temp62 to 94 F
Oct Temp51 to 79 F
Annual Precip21.8 inches
StationWILLOWS 6 W
Distance16.9 miles
Jan Temp36 to 55 F
Apr Temp44 to 72 F
Jul Temp60 to 93 F
Oct Temp49 to 79 F
Annual Precip19 inches
StationSTONY GORGE RESERVOIR
Distance21.3 miles
Jan Temp33 to 56 F
Apr Temp42 to 70 F
Jul Temp60 to 95 F
Oct Temp46 to 79 F
Annual Precip21.3 inches

Nearby Cities and Towns

LocationPopulationMedian Family Income
Chico89,377$62,233
Corning7,548$29,319
Tehama467$44,375
Willows6,080$52,617

Orland Public Libraries

Orland Free Library
333 MILL ST.
Orland, California
(530) 865-1640

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Orland Public Schools

Capay Joint Union Elementary
7504 Cutting Ave.
ZIP: 95963
Primary
Total Enrollment 201
Fairview Elementary
1308 Fairview St.
ZIP: 95963
Primary
Total Enrollment 508
Lake Elementary
4672 Co Rd. N.
ZIP: 95963
Primary
Total Enrollment 173
Mill Street Elementary
102 Second St.
ZIP: 95963
Primary
Total Enrollment 520
North Valley High (continuation)
220 Roosevelt Ave.
ZIP: 95963
High
Total Enrollment 27
Orland Community Day
260 Roosevelt Ave.
ZIP: 95963
High
Total Enrollment 4
Orland High
101 Shasta St.
ZIP: 95963
High
Total Enrollment 719
Plaza Elementary
7322 Co Rd. 24
ZIP: 95963
Primary
Total Enrollment 160
Price Intermediate
1212 Marin St.
ZIP: 95963
Middle
Total Enrollment 476
William Finch
607 E. Tehama St.
ZIP: 95963
Other
Total Enrollment 72

Orland Private Schools

North Valley Christian Schools
1148 E Walker St
ZIP: 95963
Combined Elementary And Secondary
Total Enrollment 76
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