Orange County, Texas

county in Texas, United States

Orange County is a county in the U.S. state of Texas. In 2010, 81,837 people lived there. The county seat is Orange.

Orange County
The Orange County Courthouse in Orange
The Orange County Courthouse in Orange
Flag of Orange County
Flag
Map of Texas highlighting Orange County
Location within the U.S. state of Texas
Map of the United States highlighting Texas
Texas's location within the U.S.
Coordinates: 30°08′N 93°53′W / 30.13°N 93.89°W / 30.13; -93.89
Country United States
State Texas
FoundedJanuary 5, 1852
Named forOrange fruit
SeatOrange
Largest cityOrange
Area
 • Total380 sq mi (1,000 km2)
 • Land334 sq mi (870 km2)
 • Water46 sq mi (120 km2)  12%%
Population
 (2010)
 • Total81,837
 • Density245/sq mi (95/km2)
Time zoneUTC−6 (Central)
 • Summer (DST)UTC−5 (CDT)
Congressional district36th
Websitewww.co.orange.tx.us