Orleans, Massachusetts

 

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Orleans, Massachusetts

Orleans Town Hall

Location in Barnstable County in Massachusetts

Coordinates: 41°47′23″N 69°59′25″W / 41.78972, -69.99028

Country

United States

State

Massachusetts

County

Barnstable

Settled

1693

Incorporated

1797

Government

 - Type

Open town meeting

Area

 - Total

21.1 sq mi (54.6 kmē)

 - Land

14.2 sq mi (36.7 kmē)

 - Water

6.9 sq mi (17.9 kmē)

Elevation

60 ft (18 m)

Population (2000)

 - Total

6,341

 - Density

447.3/sq mi (172.7/kmē)

Time zone

Eastern (UTC-5)

 - Summer (DST)

Eastern (UTC-4)

ZIP code

02653

Area code(s)

508 / 774

FIPS code

25-51440

GNIS feature ID

0618257

Website: http://www.town.orleans.ma.us/

Orleans is a town in Barnstable County, Massachusetts, United States. Barnstable County is coextensive with Cape Cod. The population was 6,341 at the 2000 census.

For geographic and demographic information on the census-designated place Orleans, please see the article Orleans (CDP), Massachusetts.

For additional information visit Orleans Ma.