Orion, Richland County, Wisconsin

Orion: Town in Richland County, Wisconsin, United States

About

Orion is a town located in the county of Richland in the U.S. state of Wisconsin. Its population at the 2010 census was 579 and a population density of 16 people per km². After 10 years in 2020 city had an estimated population of 562 inhabitants.

Quick Facts about Orion

Population : 562 (2020)
Country : United States of America
State : Wisconsin (United States)
County : Richland County
Phone Area Codes : 608
Area : 36.2 km2
Altitude : 912 feet / 278 meters
Time Zone : America/Chicago
Local time : 20:16:48 (28th June 2022)
Density : 16 Pop. per km² as of 2020
Population growth : -3.02% (2010-2020)
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Location of Orion on Wisconsin map.
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Geography

Orion is located at 43°12'11"N 90°25'40"W (43.2030400, -90.4279000).

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Demographics

According to census records, the population of Orion decreased by 3.02% in 10 years.

Year Population % Change Method
2010 579 - census
2011 580 0.17% estimation process
2012 573 -1.22% estimation process
2013 574 0.17% estimation process
2014 573 -0.17% estimation process
2015 568 -0.88% estimation process
2016 568 0% estimation process
2017 570 0.35% estimation process
2018 568 -0.35% estimation process
2019 562 -1.07% estimation process
2020 562 0% estimation process

Orion, Richmond

People born in Orion (1)

American politician (1866-1947) George H. Hodges was born in Orion

Schools in Orion

College & universities near Orion, WI

Code Name City ZIP
239910 Southwest Wisconsin Technical College Fennimore (WI) 53809-9778
240462 University of Wisconsin-Platteville Platteville (WI) 53818-3099

Stations (8)

Amtrak & bus stations near Orion, WI

Code Name Address Type
WDL Wisconsin Dells Superior and La Crosse Sts. RAIL
MSN Madison, Wisconsin 800 Langdon St. BUS
POG Portage 400 West Oneida Street RAIL
TOH Tomah North Superior Ave. and Washington St. RAIL
SMD Madison (South), Wisconsin Hwy 51 & East Broadway Ave. BUS

Post offices near Orion

Post Office Name City ZIP
Muscoda Post Office Muscoda (WI) 53573
Avoca Post Office Avoca (WI) 53506
Gotham Post Office Gotham (WI) 53540
Blue River Post Office Blue River (WI) 53518
Sextonvill Post Office Sextonville (WI) 53584

Other places with the same name (2)

  • Orion , Illinois village in Henry County, Illinois, United States with a population of 1,776 people.

Other cities in Richland County

Cities, Towns, Neighborhoods & Other Populated Places in Richland County , WI.

City Name Population Title
Richland Center 4,949 City in and county seat of Richland County, Wisconsin
Westport 4,225 Unincorporated community in Richland County, Wisconsin
Excelsior 1,681 Civil town in Sauk County, Wisconsin, United States
Rockbridge 695 Civil Town in Richland County, Wisconsin
Wild Rose 651 Unincorporated community in Richland County, Wisconsin
Ithaca 609 Civil town in Richland County, Wisconsin
Sylvan 542 Human settlement in Richland County, Wisconsin, United States of America
Germantown 246 Village in Washington County, Wisconsin, United States
Boaz 148 Village in Richland County, Wisconsin, United States
Yuba 69 Village in Richland County, Wisconsin