Orange County is a county in the U. As of the 2010 census, its population was 81,837. Orange County is included in the Beaumont-Port Arthur, TX Orange City PDF Statistical Area. Orange County was formed in 1852 from portions of Jefferson County.
Författare: J.R. Olmes.
A similar thing has happened in Florida, where orchards of citrus trees no longer exist in either Citrus County or Orange County because of bad winter freezes in some years. During World War II, Orange County was the home of a large amount of shipbuilding for the navies the United States and allied countries. Orange County is bordered on its east by the Sabine River, on its southeast by Sabine Lake, and on the northwest by the Neches River. Orange County is very flat, and its soil is quite sandy, as could be expected in a county along the Gulf of Mexico.
As of the census of 2000, there were 84,966 people, 31,642 households, and 23,794 families residing in the county. There were 31,642 households out of which 35. 65 years of age or older. The average household size was 2.
65 and the average family size was 3. In the county, the population was spread out with 27. The median age was 36 years. For every 100 females, there were 96. For every 100 females age 18 and over, there were 92.
The Orange County Courthouse serves as the court for the region. Republican County Judge Stephen Brint Carlton presides over the five-member Orange County Commissioners’ Court. Orange County lies in Texas House District 21, represented beginning in 2015 by the Republican Dade Phelan of Beaumont. New district created with 2010 census. Primary economic activities in Orange County are the petroleum refining industry, paper milling, rice farming, and shrimping.