City Manager: Rick Otto
City Phone: (714)-744-2225
City Website:
Public Utilities: Southern California Edison; Southern California Gas Company; Orange Water District
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

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

Total City Budget - General Fund 2018-2019

$326.5 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:

Harry S. Sidhu

Lucille Kring

Denise Barnes

Jordan Brandman

Jose F. Moreno

Stephen Faessel

Trevor O'Neil


U.S. Representative(s):

Gil Cisneros (Dist 39)

Katie Porter (Dist 45)

Lou Correa (Dist 46)


State Senators:

Ling Ling Chang (Dist 29)

Tom Umberg (Dist 34)

John Moorlach (Dist 37)


Assembly Members:

Sharon Quirk-Silva (Dist 65)

Steven Choi (Dist 68)

Tom Daly (Dist 69)