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City Manager: Tom Kisela
City Phone: (714)-744-2225
City Website:
Public Utilities: Southern California Edison; Southern California Gas Company; Orange Water District
Types of Taxes
Sales Tax Rate


7.25% for State Sales and Use Tax

0.5% for Countywide Measure M Transportation Tax


Property Tax Rate

Use the Property Tax Allocation Guide


School District Bond Rate

School Bond information is located on your property tax bill. Use the Property Tax Allocation Guide


Pension Funding Liability - Funded Ratio

Public Safety - 73.46%

Misc. Employees - 75.53%


Unfunded Pension Liability

UAAL% - 349.64%

Pension Liability: $263,997,000

Pension Liability Per Capita: $1878.18


Special Revenues

Transient Occupancy Tax (TOT) - 10%

Other Taxes Particular to City - none

School Districts
Elementary Districts:

Orange Unified School District


High School Districts:

Orange Unified School District


Unified School Districts:

Orange Unified School District

Unified School Districts:

Rancho Santiago Community College District

City Specific Budget Info
Total City Budget - General Fund 2022-2023

$130.7 million



Homeownership Rate:



Median Income: 


Top Employers:

UC Irvine Medical Center 

St Joseph Hospital

Childrens Hospital of Orange County

Chapman Univeristy

National Oilwell Varco

City of Orange

Syborn Dental Specialties

St Joseph's Health System


City Council:

Dan Slater

Arianna Barrios

John Dumitru

Kathy Tavoularis

Denis Bioldeau

Ana Gutierrez

John Gyllenhammer


U.S. Representative(s):

Young Kim (Dist 40)

Lou Correa (Dist 46)


State Senators:

Tom Umberg (Dist 34)

Dave Min (Dist 37)

Assembly Members:

Phillip Chen (Dist 59)

Avelino Valencia (Dist 68)

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