LIFE IN ORANGE COUNTY
With its rural charm and healing sulfur springs, Orange County has long drawn travelers in search of the perfect place to enjoy gracious Southern Indiana hospitality.
Unemployment (as of April 2021): 4.8%
Cost of Living: 26.2% lower than the U.S. average
Median Income: $39,556
Orange County residents are resilient and full of pride for their community. They support each other and local businesses. Tourism and hospitality are the number one industry in Orange County, so the community members are skilled at making visitors and new residents feel like they’re at home.
Orange County is home to the French Lick Resort, named the Best Historic Resort in America by Historic Hotels of America. Residents and visitors enjoy many attractions, including the Wilstem Wild Life Park, Big Splash Adventure, French Lick Scenic Railway, Paoli Peaks, and Patoka Lake.
New workforce housing is currently being developed in Orange County, which will be available for current and future residents.