The Town of Oakboro had a population of 1,889 as of July 1, 2016.
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, 2016.
Alternate Unofficial Names for Oakboro: Furr City.
|Population in Households||1,889|
|Population in Familes||1,634|
|Population in Group Qrtrs||0|
|Average Household Size||2.57|
|Average Family Size||3|
|Total Housing Units||840 (100%)|
|Owner Occupied HU||575 (68.5%)|
|Renter Occupied HU||160 (19.0%)|
|Vacant Housing Units||106 (12.6%)|
|Median Home Value||$147,521|
|Average Home Value||$163,720|
|Median Household Income||$51,580|
|Average Household Income||$60,500|
|Per Capita Income||$24,194|
|(Compound Annual Growth Rates)|
|Median Household Income||1.57%|
|Per Capita Income||2.17%|
The table below compares Oakboro to the other 739 incorporated cities, towns and CDPs in North Carolina by rank and percentile using July 1, 2016 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||# 330||55th|
|Population Density1||# 331||55th|
|Diversity Index2||# 497||33rd|
|Median Household Income||# 173||77th|
|Per Capita Income||# 267||64th|
Additional comparisons and rankings can be made with a VERY EASY TO USE North Carolina Census Data Comparison Tool.