The Town of Oakboro had a population of 1,956 as of July 1, 2018.
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.
Alternate Unofficial Names for Oakboro: Furr City.
|Population in Households||1,956|
|Population in Familes||1,696|
|Population in Group Qrtrs||0|
|Median Household Income||$53,882|
|Average Household Income||$64,857|
|Per Capita Income||$25,620|
|Total Housing Units||834 (100%)|
|Owner Occupied HU||565 (67.7%)|
|Renter Occupied HU||186 (22.3%)|
|Vacant Housing Units||84 (10.1%)|
|Median Home Value||$156,688|
|Average Home Value||$174,025|
|Average Household Size||2.61|
|Average Family Size||3|
GROWTH RATE / YEAR
|Median Household Income||1.51%|
|Per Capita Income||2.3%|
The table below compares Oakboro 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||# 321||57th|
|Population Density||# 312||58th|
|Diversity Index||# 485||35th|
|Median Household Income||# 186||75th|
|Per Capita Income||# 290||61st|
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