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The location of Orange City

Welcome to Orange City ...

The city of Orange City is located in Sioux County and is the County Seat for Sioux County.

The location of Orange City has been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (ie- the GNIS).<1>

From the  Census Estimates for 2018, Orange City has a population of 6,107 people<2> (see below for details).

Orange City is 1,420 feet [433 m] above sea level.<3>.

Time Zone: Orange City lies in the Central Time Zone (CST/CDT) and observes daylight saving time

Orange City is located in the (712) area code.

The ZIP code for Orange City: 51041<4>

Population Details ...

At the time of the 2010 Census, Orange City had a population of 6,004 people (which is 17.81% of the total population of Sioux County). This makes Orange City the county's 2nd most populous community.

The population of Orange City represents 0.2% of the total population of Iowa (which has 3,046,355 people), making it the state's 63rd most populous community.

With a 2010 count of 6,004 people, the population of Orange City increased 7.56% from the 2000 Census (which had a count of 5,582 people).

Taken from the 2018 Census Estimates, Orange City had an population of 6,107 people. This is an increase of 1.72% since the 2010 Census (or an increase of 9.41% since the 2000 Census).

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

Communities near Orange City ...

A sample of nearby communities can be found below.

Le Mars   [Map]

Lies 16 miles [25.7 km]<5> to the South (S) of Orange City

Located in Plymouth County

Sioux Center   [Map]

Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the Northwest (NW) of Orange City

Sheldon   [Map]

Lies 16 miles [25.7 km] to the Northeast (NE) of Orange City

Located in O'Brien County

Rock Valley   [Map]

Lies 18 miles [29 km] to the Northwest (NW) of Orange City

Hull   [Map]

Lies 13 miles [20.9 km] to the North (N) of Orange City

Remsen   [Map]

Lies 13 miles [20.9 km] to the South (S) of Orange City

Located in Plymouth County

Marcus   [Map]

Lies 17 miles [27.4 km] to the Southeast (SE) of Orange City

Located in Cherokee County

Paullina   [Map]

Lies 18 miles [29 km] to the East (E) of Orange City

Located in O'Brien County

Hospers   [Map]

Lies 9 miles [14.5 km] to the Northeast (NE) of Orange City

Boyden   [Map]

Lies 13 miles [20.9 km] to the North (N) of Orange City

To learn more about neighboring communities and counties, please visit the Nearby Page for Orange City.

Communities Also Named Orange City ...

Using our Gazetteer, we have found another community named Orange City - it's located in Florida.

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

Websites for Orange City ...

Chamber of Commerce:

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

Our Genealogy Helper Page ...

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

  • We have a list of cemeteries that are in the area around Orange City. If available, we provide a satellite view of the cemetery.
  • Using the information from an 1895 Atlas, we've created a list of communities that were in the area of Orange City. Our list includes information such as whether the community had a post office or railroad service in 1895.
  • We also have a detailed list of newspapers that have been published in the area around Orange City. Our list includes 7 papers.

These sections can be found on our Genealogy Helper Page for Orange City:

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Orange City ...

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

Other Roadside Stops ...

Index of Cities, Towns and Villages for Iowa

About Sioux County

About Iowa

Off-the-Road Links ...

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

The official website for Sioux County:

The official website for State of Iowa:

Footnotes ...

<1>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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<2>Population counts have been provided by the U.S. Census Bureau. For more detail, please visit our Census Page for Orange City.

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<3>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Orange City - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.

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<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 Orange City). When looking for a ZIP Code, whether Orange City or elsewhere, it's always best to check the website of the United States Postal Service (USPS).

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<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 City) 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 City. Since we usually use Google Maps, we've provided the following link for your convenience: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from Orange City

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Orange City. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 43.0017, Longitude: -96.0569     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for Orange City have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).

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