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Orlinda, Tennessee - Basic Facts

Orlinda is the common name for the community and surrounding area while the formal official name is the City of Orlinda.

It is an incorporated place (Class Code P1) located in Robertson County at latitude 36.6009 and longitude -86.7167. Robertson County is in the Central time zone (GMT -6). The elevation is 718 feet.

The formal boundaries for the City of Orlinda (see map) encompass a land area of 6.7 sq. miles and a water area of 0 sq. miles.

Alternate Unofficial Names for Orlinda: Crockers Crossroads.

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Orlinda, TN Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2014)


Total Population 877
Population in Households 877
Population in Familes 756
Population in Group Qrtrs 0
Population Density1 131
Diversity Index2 24


Total Households 311
Average Household Size 2.82
Family Households 240
Average Family Size 3


Total Housing Units 337 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 250 (74.2%)
Renter Occupied HU 61 (18.1%)
Vacant Housing Units 26 ( 7.7%)
Median Home Value $145,635
Average Home Value $191,235


Median Household Income $51,036
Average Household Income $57,805
Per Capita Income $20,507
  (Compound Annual Growth Rates)


2010-2014 2014-2019
Population 0.49% 0.65%
Households 0.38% 0.57%
Families 0.1% 0.41%
Median Household Income   1.53%
Per Capita Income   1.3%
1) Population Density = Total Population per square mile.
2) The Diversity Index is a scale of 0 to 100 that represents the likelyhood that two persons, chosen at random from the same area, belong to different race or ethnic groups. If an area's entire population belongs to one race AND one ethnic group, then the area has zero diversity. An area's diversity index increases to 100 when the population is evenly divided into two or more race/ethnic groups.
Based on Census 2010 counts, the Diversity Index for the United States was 60.6 and it is expected to increase to 64.8 by July 1, 2018.


Orlinda, TN - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares Orlinda to the other 428 incorporated cities, towns and CDPs in Tennessee by rank and percentile using July 1, 2014 data. The location Ranked # 1 has the highest value. A location that ranks higher than 75% of its peers would be in the 75th percentile of the peer group.

Variable Description Rank Percentile
Total Population # 298 31st
Population Density1 # 392 8th
Diversity Index2 # 154 64th
Median Household Income # 65 85th
Per Capita Income # 177 59th

Additional comparisons and rankings can be made with a VERY EASY TO USE Tennessee Census Data Comparison Tool.