The Town of Oak Ridge had a population of 7,211 as of July 1, 2018.
The primary coordinate point for Oak Ridge is located at latitude 36.1741 and longitude -79.9922 in Guilford County. The formal boundaries for the Town of Oak Ridge (see map below) encompass a land area of 16.18 sq. miles and a water area of 0.14 sq. miles. Guilford County is in the Eastern time zone (GMT -5). The elevation is 938 feet.
The Town of Oak Ridge (GNIS ID: 2407022) 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.
|Population in Households||7,211|
|Population in Familes||6,674|
|Population in Group Qrtrs||0|
|Median Household Income||$103,488|
|Average Household Income||$132,722|
|Per Capita Income||$46,402|
|Total Housing Units||2,541 (100%)|
|Owner Occupied HU||2,167 (85.3%)|
|Renter Occupied HU||275 (10.8%)|
|Vacant Housing Units||98 ( 3.9%)|
|Median Home Value||$355,651|
|Average Home Value||$378,344|
|Average Household Size||2.95|
|Average Family Size||3|
GROWTH RATE / YEAR
|Median Household Income||0.93%|
|Per Capita Income||1.77%|
The table below compares Oak Ridge to the other 739 incorporated cities, towns and CDPs in North Carolina by rank and percentile using July 1, 2018 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||# 121||84th|
|Population Density||# 480||35th|
|Diversity Index||# 539||27th|
|Median Household Income||# 8||99th|
|Per Capita Income||# 22||97th|
Additional comparisons and rankings can be made with a VERY EASY TO USE North Carolina Census Data Comparison Tool.