Orlando, Florida

Current Temperature ° Population 249,525

Homefacts City Report

Orlando is located in Orange County, FL. The population is 249,525, making Orlando the largest city in Orange County and the 4th largest city in the state of Florida.

There are 193 public schools in Orlando with an average Homefacts rating of B-. The total crime rate for Orlando is high, and there are 2,028 registered sex offenders residing in the city. Unemployment in Orlando is low and the median home sales price is $172,000.

Cities near Orlando include Meadow Woods, Lake Hart and Taft.

Schools

School Rating is Above average
  • No High School Diploma: 9.5%
  • High School Graduate or Higher: 56.3%
  • Bachelor's Degree or Higher: 34.3%

Crime Rate

59.16% Higher than national avg.
  • Auto theft: 382
  • Violent Crimes: 901
  • Robbery: 239
  • Burglary: 1
  • Property Crime: 6
  • Larceny Theft: 4

Registered Offenders

81.53% Higher than national avg.
  • 2,028 offenders in Orlando
  • 81.27 offenders/10,000 residents

Real Estate

Median List Price $220,000
  • Median Sales Price: $172,000
  • Foreclosures: 4,306
  • Homes For Sale: 2,447
  • Homes For Rent: 235

Environmental Hazards

1,928 Found nearby
  • Brownfields: 26
  • Registered Polluters: 62
  • Superfunds: 31
  • Tanks & Spills: 1,809

Unemployment

Low 3.6%
  • Florida unemployment average: 4.4%
  • National unemployment average: 4.7%

Schools view all

193 Public Schools view public schools

Summary
There are 193 K-12 public schools in Orlando, FL and 94 private schools. Homefacts rates Orlando's schools as Above average, with an overall B- rating.

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Crime view details

2,028 Registered Offenders search the registered offender database

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Crime Index view report

*100 is national avg. Greater than 100 means higher crime, lower means less crime.
  • Total Crime Index
  • Violent Crime Index
  • Property Crime Index

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Real Estate Overview

Average Listing Price
$220,000 compared to May 2015
Median Sales Price
$172,000 compared to May 2015

Median Home Value

Housing Inventory

Property Type
  • Vacant
    13.9%
  • Rented
    56.5%
  • Owned
    29.6%

2,447 Homes For Sale View All

$209,000
8822 Bay Vista Court
Orlando, FL 32825
4 Beds | 2 Baths
$205,000
2823 Waymeyer Drive
Orlando, FL 32812
2 Beds | 2 Baths
$300,000
9908 Spring Stone Court
Orlando, FL 32832
4 Beds | 3 Baths
$104,900
1601 N 6th Street
Orlando, FL 32820
4 Beds | 2 Baths

4,306 Foreclosures View All

median foreclosure price
$124,950  
$186,861
Desmond
Orlando, FL 32821
3 Beds | 2 Baths
$96,210
Grand Junction
Orlando, FL 32835
2 Beds | 2 Baths
$105,005
Stone Harbour
Orlando, FL 32808
3 Beds | 2 Baths
$302,079
Piccadilly Sky
Orlando, FL 32827
4 Beds | 3 Baths

Foreclosure Status Distribution

Number Of Properties Per Bedroom (Distressed)

2,849 Building Permits View All

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  • In 2014, the city of Orlando, FL issued 2,849 building permits. All permits issued were for Single Family Homes. Of those 2,849 permits, 915 were issued for single family homes and 1,934 were issued for multi-family homes.
  • In 2013, the city of Orlando, FL issued 2,887 building permits. All permits issued were for Single Family Homes. Of those 2,887 permits, 1037 were issued for single family homes and 1,850 were issued for multi-family homes.
All Housing Single Family Housing Multi-Family Housing

Building Permits By Year

235 Rental Properties View All

$1,200
3428 Soho Street
Orlando, FL 32835
2 Beds | 2 Baths
$1,750
2933 Lakewood Pointe Drive
Orlando, FL 32817
4 Beds | 2 Baths
$2,495
2454 Baesel View Drive
Orlando, FL 32835
4 Beds | 3 Baths
$1,300
6152 Sunnyvale Drive
Orlando, FL 32822
2 Beds | 2 Baths

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Environmental Hazards

1928 Environmental Hazards

  • Brownfields
    in Orlando, FL
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  • Registered Polluters
    in Orlando, FL
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  • Superfunds
    in Orlando, FL
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  • Tanks & Spills
    in Orlando, FL
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Health Hazards

  • Air Quality HEALTHY (544/549)
    Orlando, FL has 99.09% good air quality.
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  • Radon ZONE 3 COUNTY
    Orlando, FL is a green zone.
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  • UV Index VERY HIGH 7.71 Average
    Orlando, FL is a very high risk area for ultra-violet rays.
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Weather

Average Monthly Temperature

  • January 60.2°
  • February 63.3°
  • March 67.23°
  • April 72.77°
  • May 77.64°
  • June 81.64°
  • July 82.62°
  • August 83.02°
  • September 81.4°
  • October 75.25°
  • November 67°
  • December 63.23°

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Natural Disasters

Probability of Natural Disasters for Orlando, FL

Earthquakes
Orlando, FL has a very low risk of earthquakes.
Hurricanes
Orlando, FL has no risk of hurricanes.
Hail
Orlando, FL has a high risk of hail storms.
Tornadoes
Orlando, FL has a moderate risk of tornadoes.

Demographics view details

Median Household Income

Median Household Income in Orlando, FL: $41,081

Median Cost Of Living

Cost of Living index National Average is 100. Values under are lower cost and values over are higher cost.

Unemployment

Unemployment in Orlando is 3.6%. It is lower than the state and national averages, 4.4% and 4.7% respectively

Workforce Breakdown

Blue Collar - 36.59%
White Collar - 63.41%

Politics

State Representatives

  • Gov. Rick Scott
  • Sen. Bill Nelson
  • Sen. Marco Rubio

City Representatives

  • Ted Yoho
  • John Mica
  • Bill Posey
  • Frederica Wilson

Neighborhood Info

4 Airports view all

Nearest Major Airports

205 FCC Towers view all

2 Hospitals view all

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