Nestled along the banks of Richland Creek, Orangeville is an excellent place to raise a family, open a business or visit for the day. Located just two miles south of the Wisconsin border, the town hosts many local attractions including the Jane Addams Trail, Brush Creek Golf Course, Summer Concert Series, Butterfly Sanctuary and more.
Population: 793 (2010 Census)
President: Mike Siedschlag, 815-789-4416
School: Orangeville Community Unit School District #203
Web Site: www.villageoforangeville.com
View: ESRI Summary Report
Water: Village of Orangeville
Sewer: Village of Orangeville
Telecommunications: Mediacom, Frontier, T6 Broadband, Sand Prairie Wireless, Aero Inc.
Sanitation/Recycling: Gills Freeport Disposal
Founded in 1851 and settled primarily by people of German descent who were moving west from New York and Pennsylvania. Orangeville is now home to about 780 people, with 1,500 residing in the 61060 zip code.
Harry Hartzell, editor of the Orangeville Alert from 1900-1938, called Orangeville “The Best Little Town on Earth,” and the slogan stuck.
PARKS AND RECREATION
- Richland Creek Trailhead and Shelter
- Jane Addams Trail
- John Park Park
- Mighty Richland Theater
CHURCHES AND COMMUNITY ORGANIZATIONS
BUSINESSES AND INDUSTRIES
- Bowen Oil
- The Other Place Bar & Grill
- Orangeville Animal Health Services
- Brush Creek Golf Course
- Uniquely Yours Quilt Shop
- High Noon Saloon