Place:Orange, Texas, United States

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NameOrange
Alt namesOrangesource: Getty Vocabulary Program
TypeCounty
Coordinates30.133°N 93.9°W
Located inTexas, United States     (1852 - )
See alsoJefferson, Texas, United StatesParent county (source: Source:Population of States and Counties of the United States: 1790-1990)
source: Getty Thesaurus of Geographic Names
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Orange County is a county in the U.S. state of Texas. As of the 2010 census, its the population was 81,837. The county seat is Orange.

Orange County is the county in the very southeastern corner of Texas, with a boundary with Louisiana. It is located in the general Golden Triangle of Texas and the Beaumont–Port Arthur metropolitan area.

The biggest building in Orange County is the West Orange-Stark Elementary School, built in 2010. See West Orange-Cove Consolidated Independent School District.

Timeline

Date Event Source
1852 County formed Source:Red Book: American State, County, and Town Sources
1852 Court records recorded Source:Red Book: American State, County, and Town Sources
1852 Land records recorded Source:Red Book: American State, County, and Town Sources
1852 Marriage records recorded Source:Red Book: American State, County, and Town Sources
1852 Probate records recorded Source:Red Book: American State, County, and Town Sources
1860 First census Source:Population of States and Counties of the United States: 1790-1990
1860 No significant boundary changes after this year Source:Population of States and Counties of the United States: 1790-1990
1903 Birth records recorded Source:Red Book: American State, County, and Town Sources

Population History

source: Source:Population of States and Counties of the United States: 1790-1990
Census Year Population
1860 1,916
1870 1,255
1880 2,938
1890 4,770
1900 5,905
1910 9,528
1920 15,379
1930 15,149
1940 17,382
1950 40,567
1960 60,357
1970 71,170
1980 83,838
1990 80,509

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