Orient is a city located in the U.S. state of Illinois. It is within Franklin County approximately 4 miles northwest of West Frankfort. It has a total area of 0.75 square miles at 37°55′8″N 88°58′34″W. The elevation is 475 feet above sea level. As of the 2010 census data, it had a total population of 358. The population density was 469.09/sq mi. Estimated per capita income in 2016 was $19,207. It has Zip code 62874.