Oakboro, NC 28129 ZIP Code Profile

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ZIP Code 28129: Basic Data & USPS Preferred City Name

Preferred Name, USPS
Oakboro, NC 28129

Acceptable Alternative
Red Cross, NC 28129

Not Acceptable, USPS
Frog Pond, NC 28129

  • ZIP Code Type: STANDARD
  • County: Stanly County
  • Centroid: Latitude 35.24, Longitude -80.332
  • Time Zone: Eastern Time Zone (UTC -5 hours)
  • Observes DST: Yes
  • Businesses Addresses: 134
  • PO Box Addresses: 283
  • Residential Addresses: 2,152
    • Multi-Family Addresses: 0
    • Single Family Addresses: 2,152

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Database updated: August 1, 2018, Maps updated: August 1, 2018.

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Oakboro, NC 28129 Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2018)


Total Population 5,870
Population in Households 5,870
Population in Familes 5,081
Population in Group Qrtrs 0
Population Density2 138
Diversity Index3 32


Median Household Income $51,105
Average Household Income $61,241
Per Capita Income $24,653


Total Housing Units 2,591 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 1,780 (68.7%)
Renter Occupied HU 583 (22.5%)
Vacant Housing Units 228 ( 8.8%)
Median Home Value $152,140
Average Home Value $169,031


Total Households 2,363
Average Household Size 2.48
Family Households 1,731
Average Family Size 3
  1. If the ratio of the TDP to Total Population is greater than 1, the location gains population during the day when commuting workers are present. If the ratio is less than 1, the location is more of a bedroom community where people commute to another place for work.
  2. Population Density = Total Population per square mile.
  3. The Diversity Index is a scale of 0 to 100 that represents the likelihood that two persons, chosen at random from the same area, belong to different race or ethnic groups. If an area's entire population belongs to one race AND one ethnic group, then the area has zero diversity. An area's diversity index increases to 100 when the population is evenly divided into two or more race/ethnic groups.


2010-2017 2017-2022
Population 0.55% 0.55%
Households 0.58% 0.55%
Families 0.45% 0.48%
Median Household Income   1.31%
Per Capita Income   2.18%

Oakboro, NC 28129 - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares 28129 to the other 775 ZIP Codes 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.

Variable Description Rank Percentile
Total Population # 418 46th
Population Density # 380 51st
Diversity Index # 543 30th
Median Household Income # 263 66th
Per Capita Income # 360 54th

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