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Demographics

People

Total Population3,116
Male Share of the Population45.5%
Female Share of the Population54.5%
Senior Citizens18.1%
Employed Population 16+1,645
Age of the Population46

Families

% of people married51.2%
Average household size2

Education and Earnings

Population % with Bachelor Degree or Higher39.7%
Median Earnings25+$54,315
Median Earnings Without High School Qualification$0
Median Earnings With High School Degree$35,573

Wealth

Median Family Income$99,803
% Above Poverty Level95.6%
% Below Poverty Level4.4%

Commute & Sprawl

Average Commute Time30 minutes
% Working from Home2.4%
% Walking and Biking to Work4.1%
% Using Public Transportation1.7%

Housing

People Living Alone31.6%
Median Gross Rent$726
Median House Value$266,100

Ancestry

German28.5%
Polish12.4%
Irish12.3%
Italian10.8%
English8.4%
Other(often includes Hispanic and African American)8.3%
Scottish7.1%
French Except Basque6.5%
Greek4.4%
Canadian2.9%
Hungarian2.5%
Finnish2.4%
Arab1.9%
Dutch1.4%
Welsh1.4%
Swedish1.3%
Ukrainian0.7%
Norwegian0.7%
Belgian0.7%
Lithuanian0.7%
Slovak0.6%
Lebanese0.6%
Czech0.5%
Maltese0.4%
Swiss0.3%
Austrian0.3%
Slovene0.3%
Romanian0.3%
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Lake Orion Almanac

CategoryValue
County Oakland County
Standard Zip Codes48359, 48360, 48362
P.O. Box Zip Codes48361
Phone Area Codes248
Time ZoneAmerica/Detroit
Approximate Latitude42.78
Approximate Longitude-83.24

Lake Orion Climate

Nearest Weather Stations

Notes:

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

StationPONTIAC STATE HOSPITAL
Distance9.8 miles
Jan Temp16 to 30 F
Apr Temp36 to 58 F
Jul Temp61 to 82 F
Oct Temp42 to 60 F
Annual Precip30 inches
StationLAPEER WWTP
Distance19.8 miles
Jan Temp13 to 29 F
Apr Temp33 to 55 F
Jul Temp59 to 82 F
Oct Temp38 to 59 F
Annual Precip30.9 inches
StationDETROIT CITY AP
Distance29.3 miles
Jan Temp20 to 33 F
Apr Temp39 to 59 F
Jul Temp66 to 85 F
Oct Temp45 to 62 F
Annual Precip0 inches

Nearby Cities and Towns

LocationPopulationMedian Family Income
Auburn Hills22,644$71,037
Lake Angelus261$206,250
Leonard339$66,250
Oxford3,528$98,533
Rochester12,987$121,500
Rochester Hills73,458$106,423

Lake Orion Public Libraries

Orion Township Public Library
825 JOSLYN ROAD
Lake Orion, Michigan
(248) 693-3000

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Lake Orion Public Schools

Carpenter Year Round Elem. School
2290 Flintridge St
ZIP: 48359
(248) 391-3500
Primary
Total Enrollment 457
Community Ed. Resource Center
455 East Scripps Rd
ZIP: 48360
(248) 693-5436
High
Total Enrollment 121
Lake Orion Community High School
495 East Scripps Rd
ZIP: 48360
(248) 693-5420
High
Total Enrollment 2316
Orion Oaks Elementary School
1255 Joslyn Rd
ZIP: 48360
(248) 393-0010
Primary
Total Enrollment 624
Scripps Middle School
385 East Scripps Rd
ZIP: 48360
(248) 693-5440
Middle
Total Enrollment 621
Stadium Drive Elementary School
244 Stadium Dr
ZIP: 48360
(248) 693-5475
Primary
Total Enrollment 481
Waldon Middle School
2509 Waldon Rd
ZIP: 48360
(248) 391-1100
Middle
Total Enrollment 613
Blanche Sims Elementary School
465 East Jackson St
ZIP: 48362
(248) 693-5460
Primary
Total Enrollment 311
Paint Creek Elementary School
2800 Indianwood Rd
ZIP: 48362
(248) 814-1724
Primary
Total Enrollment 488
Pine Tree Elementary School
590 Pine Tree Rd
ZIP: 48362
(248) 693-5470
Primary
Total Enrollment 396
Webber School
3191 West Clarkston Rd
ZIP: 48362
(248) 391-0400
Primary
Total Enrollment 495

Lake Orion Private Schools

Divine Grace Lutheran School
3000 S Lapeer Rd
ZIP: 48359
Elementary
Total Enrollment 36
Good Shepherd Lutheran School
1950 S Baldwin Rd
ZIP: 48360
Elementary
Total Enrollment 59
Lake Orion Baptist School
255 E Scripps Rd
ZIP: 48360
Combined Elementary And Secondary
Total Enrollment 104
Oak Hollow Christian School
120 Manitou Ln
ZIP: 48362
Elementary
Total Enrollment 9
St Joseph School
703 N Lapeer Rd
ZIP: 48362
Elementary
Total Enrollment 355
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Historic Lake Orion

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Bath house between 1890 and 1901

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Bath house between 1890 and 1901

Davis residence between 1890 and 1901

Darling residence between 1890 and 1901

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