Orono

Orono

Orono is a city on the northern shores of Lake Minnetonka in Hennepin County, Minnesota. The population was 7,437 at the 2010 census.

History

The city was named after the Maine town of Orono on the suggestion of earlier residents.

Geography

According to the United States Census Bureau, the city has a total area of 25.15 square miles, of which 15.98 square miles is land and 9.17 square miles is water. U.S. Highway 12 serves as a main route.

Demographics


Population Est. 2015 8,006

2010 census

As of the census of 2010, there were 7,437 people, 2,826 households, and 2,155 families residing in the city. The population density was 465.4 inhabitants per square mile. There were 3,209 housing units at an average density of 200.8 per square mile.

There were 2,826 households of which 35.2% had children under the age of 18 living with them, 67.7% were married couples living together, 5.5% had a female householder with no husband present, 3.1% had a male householder with no wife present, and 23.7% were non-families. 18.5% of all households were made up of individuals and 6.7% had someone living alone who was 65 years of age or older. The average household size was 2.63 and the average family size was 3.02. As of the 2013 American Community Survey, the Orono median household and family incomes are $100,362 and $117,024, respectively.

The median age in the city was 45.7 years. 26.6% of residents were under the age of 18; 4.3% were between the ages of 18 and 24; 17.7% were from 25 to 44; 38.8% were from 45 to 64; and 12.6% were 65 years of age or older. The gender makeup of the city was 51.2% male and 48.8% female.

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