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Welcome to Orland Park ...

The village of Orland Park is primarily located in Cook County<1>. A portion of Orland Park extends into Will County.

The pronunciation of Orland Park: OR-luhnd<2>

From the  Census Estimates for 2019, Orland Park has a population of 57,795 people<3> (see below for details).

Orland Park is 680 feet [207 m] above sea level.<4>.

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

The area code for Orland Park: (708)

The ZIP codes for Orland Park: 60462, 60467<5>

We don't have a date for the establishment of Orland Park.

Websites for Orland Park ...

Official Website:   www.orland-park.il.us/

Chamber of Commerce:   www.orlandparkchamber.org/

Population Details ...

Taken from the 2019 Census Estimates, Orland Park had an population of 57,795 people. This is an increase of 1.81% since the 2010 Census (or an increase of 13.15% since the 2000 Census).

At the time of the 2010 Census, Orland Park had a population of 56,767 people. This makes Orland Park the county's 9th most populous community.

The population of Orland Park represents 0.44% of the total population of Illinois (which has 12,830,632 people), making it the state's 21st most populous community.

With a 2010 count of 56,767 people, the population of Orland Park increased 11.14% from the 2000 Census (which had a count of 51,077 people).

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

Communities near Orland Park ...

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

  • Naperville
  • Joliet
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    • Joliet lies 13 miles [20.9 km]<6> to the southwest of Orland Park.
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 146,673 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Joliet
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Joliet<7>
  • Cicero
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    • Cicero lies 16 miles [25.7 km]<6> to the north of Orland Park.
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 79,727 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Cicero have been provided by the GNIS.<8> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Cicero
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Cicero<7>
  • Hammond
  • Bolingbrook
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    • Bolingbrook lies 13 miles [20.9 km]<6> to the west of Orland Park.
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 74,025 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Bolingbrook have been provided by the GNIS.<8> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Bolingbrook
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Bolingbrook<7>
  • Oak Lawn
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    • Oak Lawn lies 8 miles [12.9 km]<6> to the northeast of Orland Park.
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 54,376 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Oak Lawn have been provided by the GNIS.<8> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Oak Lawn
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Oak Lawn<7>
  • Berwyn
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    • Berwyn lies 16 miles [25.7 km]<6> to the north of Orland Park.
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 53,701 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Berwyn
  • Oak Park
  • Downers Grove
  • Elmhurst
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    • Elmhurst lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<6> to the north of Orland Park.
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 46,532 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Elmhurst have been provided by the GNIS.<8> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Elmhurst
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Elmhurst<7>

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

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

We also have a detailed list of newspapers that have been published in the area around Orland Park. Our list includes 4 papers. See our Newspapers Page for Orland Park.

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Orland Park ...

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

The official website for Orland Park: www.orland-park.il.us/

The official website for Cook County: www.co.cook.il.us/

The official website for State of Illinois: https://illinois.gov

Footnotes ...

<1>If you're interested in how the shape of Illinois' counties, including Cook, have changed over time, we recommend the Atlas of Historical County Boundaries.
<2>The pronunciation we've provided is our attempt to give a phonetic pronunciation for Orland Park. While it might not be exactly right, hopefully it will be close. If we have it wrong or there's a better way to pronounce the name, please contact us through our Feedback Page.
<3>Population counts have been provided by the U.S. Census Bureau. For more detail, please visit our Census Page for Orland Park.
<4>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Orland Park - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.
<5>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 village (such as Orland Park). When looking for a ZIP Code, whether Orland Park or elsewhere, it's always best to check the website of the United States Postal Service (USPS).
<6>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'straight-line' distance. A straight line distance ignores things like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line from Point A (ie- Orland 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 Orland Park. Since we usually use Google Maps for our own planning, we've provided the following link for your convenience: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from Orland ParkOur distance measurements begin at a specific point in Orland Park. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 41.6233, Longitude: -87.8537    
<7>While we're fans and frequent users of TripAdvisor, you should know that we're also members of the TripAdvisor affiliate program.
<8>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 found that accuracy can vary and you should double-check the location if accuracy is required.




 

 

 

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