Close to 20,000 Clark county residents reside in the Orchards area; which has a distinctive mix of residential and commercial located in southern Clark County. It is bordered to the northeast by Hockinson, to the north by Brush Prairie, to the west by Five Corners, and to the south by the city limits of Vancouver. The neighborhood of Sifton is in the southern part of it.
Orchards is a true bedroom community is known for its affordable living, easy access to the city, ample recreational opportunities and proximity to services and shopping. Orchards marks the edge of the suburban landscape and gives way to open spaces and farmland to the east, making for a relatively quiet way of life and rural feel.