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Orland, California

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Welcome to Orland ...

The city of Orland is located in Glenn County<1>.

From the  Census Estimates for 2019, Orland has a population of 8,086 people<2> (see below for details).

While we don't have a date for the establishment of Orland, you might get a feel for its founding by knowing that they incorporated November 11, 1909.

Orland is 250 feet [76 m] above sea level.<3>.

Time Zone: Orland lies in the Pacific Time Zone (PST/PDT) and observes daylight saving time

Orland is located in the (530) area code.

The ZIP code for Orland: 95963<4>

Websites for Orland ...

Official Website:

Population Details ...

Taken from the 2019 Census Estimates, Orland had an population of 8,086 people. This is an increase of 10.9% since the 2010 Census (or an increase of 28.74% since the 2000 Census).

At the time of the 2010 Census, Orland had a population of 7,291 people (or 25.93% of the total population of Glenn County). This makes Orland the county's most populous community.

The population of Orland represents 0.02% of the population of California (which has 37,253,956 people), making it the state's 398th most populous community.

With a 2010 count of 7,291 people, the population of Orland increased 16.08% from the 2000 Census (with a count of 6,281 people).

More information can be found on the Census Page for Orland.

Adding Orland to Our Gazetteer ...

We originally found mention of Orland in both the FIPS-55 and the GNIS. For more information, see the FIPS and GNIS Codes sections on our Miscellaneous Page.

In addition, our notes show that the earliest dated mention that we've found for Orland was in the Business Atlas and Shippers' Guide (1895).

We also found Orland on a map titled Shell Oil Road Map for California (1956).

For more details about the above, see References and Mentions for Orland on our Genealogy Page.

Communities Also Named Orland ...

Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are 9 communities that are also named Orland - they are located in Georgia, Illinois, Indiana, Maine, Ohio, Ontario (3) and South Dakota.

For more information, see our Tidbits & Trivia Page for Orland.

Communities near Orland ...

We have created a list of 10 communities that are near Orland.

  • Chico [Butte County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Chico
    • Chico [Butte County] lies 18 miles [29 km]<5> to the east of Orland
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 102,867 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Chico
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Chico<6>
  • Corning [Tehama County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Corning
    • Corning [Tehama County] lies 12 miles [19.3 km]<5> to the north of Orland
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 7,625 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Corning
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Corning<6>
  • Willows [Glenn County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Willows
    • Willows [Glenn County] lies 15 miles [24.1 km]<5> to the south of Orland
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 6,036 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Willows
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Willows<6>
  • Tehama [Tehama County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Tehama
    • Tehama [Tehama County] lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<5> to the north of Orland
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 361 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Tehama
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Tehama<6>
  • Continue List   (6 more) ...
    • Capay [Glenn County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Capay
      • Capay [Glenn County] lies 6 miles [9.7 km]<5> to the northeast of Orland
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Capay have been provided by the GNIS.<7> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Capay
    • Artois [Glenn County]
    • Hamilton City [Glenn County]
    • Vina [Tehama County]
    • Flournoy [Tehama County]
    • Dayton [Butte County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Dayton
      • Dayton [Butte County] lies 18 miles [29 km]<5> to the east of Orland
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Dayton

To Help With Your Genealogy Research ...

We have a couple of sections for those tracing their genealogy.

We created a list of cemeteries that are in the area around Orland. Our list includes the location of those cemeteries and we provide an overhead view. See our Cemetery List for Orland.

Using the information from an 1895 Atlas, we've created a list of communities that were in the area of Orland. Our list includes information such as whether the 1895 community had a post office or railroad service. See our List of 1890's Communities around Orland.

We also have a detailed list of newspapers that have been published in the area around Orland. Our list includes 10 papers. See our Newspapers Page for Orland.

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Orland ...

Looking for more information about Orland? A wonderful source is the TripAdvisor website. We always start with the TripAdvisor Tourism page, where you can read an overview with links that will help you find lodging, restaurants and attractions.

In addition to the Tourism page for Orland, there are neighboring communities that also have Tourism pages. More information about those communities can be found on our TripAdvisor Page for Orland.

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Off-the-Road Links ...

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The official website for Glenn County:

The official website for State of California:

Footnotes ...

<1>If you're interested in how the shape of California's counties, including Glenn, have changed over time, we recommend the Atlas of Historical County Boundaries.
<2>Population counts have been provided by the U.S. Census Bureau. For more detail, please visit our Census Page for Orland.
<3>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Orland - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.
<4>ZIP Codes have been created by the United States Postal Service (USPS) as a way of grouping addresses to make delivery more efficient. The boundaries of the ZIP Code can be changed, re-assigned, eliminated or overlapped with other ZIP Codes. So keep in mind that any given ZIP Code is only 'loosely' associated with a city (such as Orland). When looking for a ZIP Code, whether Orland or elsewhere, it's always best to check the website of the United States Postal Service (USPS).
<5>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'straight-line' (or point-to-point) distance. A straight line distance ignores things like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line drawn from Point A (ie- Orland) to Point B.If you need the driving distance (or directions), we recommend that you use one of the Mapping Services listed on our Map Page for Orland. Since we usually use Google Maps for our own planning, we've provided the following link: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from OrlandOur distance measurements begin at a specific point in Orland. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 39.7474, Longitude: -122.1875    
<6>While we're fans and frequent users of TripAdvisor, you should know that we're also members of the TripAdvisor affiliate program.
<7>The location has been supplied by the Geographic Names Information System - which is maintained by the U.S. Geological Survey (USGS). While these values should be definitive, we have found that accuracy can vary and you should double-check the location if accuracy is required.






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