The Town of Oakboro had a population of 1,882 as of July 1, 2015.
The primary coordinate point for Oakboro is located at latitude 35.2283 and longitude -80.3341 in Stanly County. The formal boundaries for the Town of Oakboro (see map below) encompass a land area of 2.46 sq. miles and a water area of 0 sq. miles. Stanly County is in the Eastern time zone (GMT -5). The elevation is 518 feet.
The Town of Oakboro (GNIS ID: 2407023) has a C1 Census Class Code which indicates an active incorporated place that does not serve as a county subdivision equivalent. It also has a Functional Status Code of "A" which identifies an active government providing primary general-purpose functions.
Beneath the boundary map are tables with Oakboro population, income and housing data, five-year growth projections and peer comparisons for key demographic data. The estimates are for July 1, 2015.
Alternate Unofficial Names for Oakboro: Furr City.
|Population in Households||1,882|
|Population in Familes||1,628|
|Population in Group Qrtrs||0|
|Average Household Size||2.59|
|Average Family Size||3|
|Total Housing Units||825 (100%)|
|Owner Occupied HU||569 (69.0%)|
|Renter Occupied HU||157 (19.0%)|
|Vacant Housing Units||99 (12.0%)|
|Median Home Value||$140,500|
|Average Home Value||$165,079|
|Median Household Income||$48,507|
|Average Household Income||$57,128|
|Per Capita Income||$22,682|
|(Compound Annual Growth Rates)|
|Median Household Income||1.91%|
|Per Capita Income||2.32%|
The table below compares Oakboro to the other 739 incorporated cities, towns and CDPs in North Carolina by rank and percentile using July 1, 2015 data. The location Ranked # 1 has the highest value. A location that ranks higher than 75% of its peers would be in the 75th percentile of the peer group.
|Total Population||# 326||56th|
|Population Density1||# 330||55th|
|Diversity Index2||# 509||31st|
|Median Household Income||# 211||72nd|
|Per Capita Income||# 289||61st|
Additional comparisons and rankings can be made with a VERY EASY TO USE North Carolina Census Data Comparison Tool.