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Welcome to Orange Park ...

The town of Orange Park is located in Clay County<1>.

From the  Census Estimates for 2019, Orange Park has a population of 8,824 people<2> (see below for details).

Orange Park was established in 1877.

The community of Orange Park is near sea level<3>.

Time Zone: Orange Park lies in the Eastern Time Zone (EST/EDT) and observes daylight saving time

The area code for Orange Park: (904)

The ZIP codes for Orange Park: 32065, 32067, 32073<4>

Websites for Orange Park ...

Chamber of Commerce:   www.claychamber.org/

Although we don't have any websites that are specific to Orange Park, the following might be of interest:

Population Details ...

Taken from the 2019 Census Estimates, Orange Park had an population of 8,824 people. This is an increase of 4.9% since the 2010 Census (or a decrease of 2.83% since the 2000 Census).

At the time of the 2010 Census, Orange Park had a population of 8,412 people. This makes Orange Park the county's most populous community.

The population of Orange Park represents 0.04% of the population of Florida (which has 18,801,310 people), making it the state's 171st most populous community.

With a 2010 count of 8,412 people, the population of Orange Park decreased 7.37% from the 2000 Census (which had a count of 9,081 people).

More information can be found on the Census Page for Orange Park.

Adding Orange Park to Our Gazetteer ...

We originally found mention of Orange Park 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 Orange Park was in the Business Atlas and Shippers' Guide (1895).

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

Communities Also Named Orange Park ...

Using our Gazetteer, we have found another community named Orange Park - it's located in New York.

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

Communities near Orange Park ...

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

  • Jacksonville [Duval County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Jacksonville
    • Jacksonville [Duval County] lies 11 miles [17.7 km]<5> to the north of Orange Park
    • Estimated population in 2019: 911,507 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Jacksonville
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Jacksonville<6>
  • Green Cove Springs [Clay County]
  • Baldwin [Duval County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Baldwin
    • Baldwin [Duval County] lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<5> to the northwest of Orange Park
    • Estimated population in 2019: 1,489 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Baldwin
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Baldwin<6>
  • Penney Farms [Clay County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Penney Farms
    • Penney Farms [Clay County] lies 14 miles [22.5 km]<5> to the southwest of Orange Park
    • Estimated population in 2019: 833 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Penney Farms
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Penney Farms<6>
  • Continue List   (6 more) ...
    • Lakeside [Clay County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Lakeside
      • Lakeside [Clay County] lies 4 miles [6.4 km]<5> to the southwest of Orange Park
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Lakeside have been provided by the GNIS.<7> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Lakeside
    • Fruit Cove [Saint Johns County]
    • Loretto [Duval County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Loretto
      • Loretto [Duval County] lies 5 miles [8 km]<5> to the east of Orange Park
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Loretto
    • Saint Johns [Saint Johns County]
    • Doctors Inlet [Clay County]
    • Jacksonville Heights [Duval County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Jacksonville Heights
      • Jacksonville Heights [Duval County] lies 7 miles [11.3 km]<5> to the northwest of Orange Park
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Jacksonville Heights

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 Orange Park. Our list includes the location of those cemeteries and we provide an overhead view. See our Cemetery List for Orange Park.

Using the information from an 1895 Atlas, we've created a list of communities that were in the area of Orange Park. 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 Orange Park.

We also have a detailed list of newspapers that have been published in the area around Orange Park. See our Newspapers Page for Orange Park.

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Orange Park ...

Looking for more information about Orange Park? 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 Orange Park, there are neighboring communities that also have Tourism pages. More information about those communities can be found on our TripAdvisor Page for Orange Park.

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Off-the-Road Links ...

Unfortunately, we don't know of a website for Orange Park. If you can help, please contact us through our Feedback Page.

The official website for Clay County: www.claycountygov.com/

The official website for State of Florida: www.myflorida.com/

Footnotes ...

<1>If you're interested in how the shape of Florida's counties, including Clay, 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 Orange Park.
<3>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Orange Park - 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 town (such as Orange Park). When looking for a ZIP Code, whether Orange Park 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 'point-to-point' distance. A straight line distance ignores obstructions like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line from Point A (ie- Orange Park) 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 Orange Park. Since we usually use Google Maps, we've provided the following link: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from Orange ParkOur distance measurements begin at a specific point in Orange Park. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 30.1660, Longitude: -81.7011    
<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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