Villages of Oriole, Florida

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Villages of Oriole, Florida
Location of Villages of Oriole, Florida
Location of Villages of Oriole, Florida
Coordinates: 26°27′33″N 80°9′20″W / 26.45917°N 80.15556°W / 26.45917; -80.15556Coordinates: 26°27′33″N 80°9′20″W / 26.45917°N 80.15556°W / 26.45917; -80.15556
Country United States
State Florida
County Palm Beach
 • Total1.0 sq mi (2.7 km2)
 • Land1.0 sq mi (2.7 km2)
 • Water0.0 sq mi (0.0 km2)
20 ft (6 m)
 • Total4,758
 • Density4,637.5/sq mi (1,790.5/km2)
Time zoneUTC-5 (Eastern (EST))
 • Summer (DST)UTC-4 (EDT)
FIPS code12-74494[1]
GNIS feature ID1867222[2]

Villages of Oriole was a census-designated place (CDP) in Palm Beach County, Florida, United States. The population was 4,758 at the 2000 census.


Villages of Oriole is located at 26°27′33″N 80°9′20″W / 26.45917°N 80.15556°W / 26.45917; -80.15556 (26.459218, -80.155569).[3]

According to the United States Census Bureau, the CDP has a total area of 2.7 km² (1.0 mi²), all land.


At the 2000 census,[1] there were 4,758 people, 3,072 households and 1,517 families residing in the CDP. The population density was 1,783.6/km² (4,637.5/mi²). There were 3,750 housing units at an average density of 1,405.7/km² (3,655.0/mi²). The racial makeup of the CDP was 99.33% White (98.8% were Non-Hispanic White,)[4] 0.29% African American, 0.04% Asian, 0.04% Pacific Islander, 0.11% from other races, and 0.19% from two or more races. Hispanic or Latino of any race were 0.63% of the population.

There were 3,072 households of which 0.2% had children under the age of 18 living with them, 47.1% were married couples living together, 1.7% had a female householder with no husband present, and 50.6% were non-families. 47.7% of all households were made up of individuals and 45.0% had someone living alone who was 65 years of age or older. The average household size was 1.55 and the average family size was 2.04.

0.4% of the population were under the age of 18, 0.2% from 18 to 24, 1.5% from 25 to 44, 6.3% from 45 to 64, and 91.7% who were 65 years of age or older. The median age was 77 years. For every 100 females, there were 68.1 males. For every 100 females age 18 and over, there were 68.1 males.

The median household income was $30,719 and the median family income was $40,884. Males had a median income of $21,083 compared with $24,297 for females. The per capita income for the CDP was $24,496. About 3.8% of families and 7.0% of the population were below the poverty line, including none of those under age 18 and 6.4% of those age 65 or over.

English was the first language for 92.70% of all residents, while Yiddish accounted for 5.90%, Italian made up 0.75%, and Hungarian was the mother tongue for 0.64% of the population.[5]


  1. ^ a b "American FactFinder". United States Census Bureau. Archived from the original on September 11, 2013. Retrieved 2008-01-31.
  2. ^ "US Board on Geographic Names". United States Geological Survey. 2007-10-25. Retrieved 2008-01-31.
  3. ^ "US Gazetteer files: 2010, 2000, and 1990". United States Census Bureau. 2011-02-12. Retrieved 2011-04-23.
  4. ^ "Demographics of Villages of Oriole, FL". Retrieved 2007-12-14.
  5. ^ "MLA Data Center Results for Villages of Oriole, Florida". Modern Language Association. Retrieved December 14, 2007.