NC

National Population : 333,590,059
North Carolina State Population : 10,753,007

About Oakboro, NC

Oakboro, NC is located in Stanly County in the state of North Carolina.

The total City Population for Oakboro is about 1,912 with about 298 people per square mile, and the larger Metro Area Population is about 5,733.

The Average Home Value is $143,900.00, which is roughly 10% lower than the Average Home Value of $159,475.00 for the state of North Carolina, and roughly 24% lower than the National Average of $188,692.00.

The Median Income Per Household is about $50,609.00, which is roughly 2% higher than the Average Median Income Per Household of $49,737.00 for the state of North Carolina, and roughly 12% lower than the National Average of $57,518.00.

Employment

The Unemployment Rate for Oakboro is about 1.4%.

North Carolina is ranked #52 out of 52 for Best and Worst States to Work in America, with an overall score of 6.19 out of 100.

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Voting

Stanly County voted Republican in the 2020 Presidential Election with a very significant difference of 68.07% between the winner and runner up.

Voting Results by Party

Republican: 75.01%
Democratic: 23.95%
Libertarian: 0.66%
Other: 0.28%
Green: 0.09%


Nearby Locations

Stanfield, NC (4.11 mi.)
Locust, NC (5.64 mi.)
Albemarle, NC (9.29 mi.)
Norwood, NC (9.33 mi.)
Midland, NC (11.36 mi.)
Mount Pleasant, NC (12.78 mi.)
Mt Pleasant, NC (12.78 mi.)
Badin Lake, NC (13.18 mi.)
New London, NC (13.18 mi.)
Richfield, NC (15.57 mi.)
Peachland, NC (15.87 mi.)
Gold Hill, NC (16.31 mi.)
Marshville, NC (17.20 mi.)
Polkton, NC (17.62 mi.)
Concord, NC (18.02 mi.)
Charlotte, NC (18.63 mi.)
Mint Hill, NC (18.63 mi.)
Wingate, NC (18.73 mi.)
Indian Trail, NC (19.53 mi.)
Lake Park, NC (19.53 mi.)
Harrisburg, NC (19.79 mi.)

Additional Location Details

Zip Code(s) : 28129
Latitude : 35.226778
Longitude : -80.328652
TimeZone : Eastern (GMT -05:00)
Daylight Saving : Yes
Region : South
Average Elevation : 542 ft.
Area Code(s) : 704, 980

Demographic Details

Average # of People Per Household : 2.48
Male Population Estimate : 47.53%
Female Population Estimate : 46.64%
Median Age : 40.3
Male Median Age : 38.7
Female Median Age : 42.5

White Population Estimate : 85.35%
Black Population Estimate : 4.87%
Hispanic Population Estimate : 4.64%
Asian Population Estimate : 0.72%
Hawaiian Population Estimate : 0.02%
Indian Population Estimate : 0.66%
Other Population Estimate : 3.54%

Crime Details

NOTE: Crime is available at the County level so this doesn't necessarily represent the city of Oakboro specifically.
Average # of Homicides for Stanly County: About 5 per 100,000 People
(last recorded in 2021)

Average # of Violent Crimes for Stanly County: About 266 per 100,000 People
(last recorded in 2021)

Stanly County is about 19% higher than the national average of about 4 homicides per 100,000 people, and about 8% lower than the national average of about 288 violent crimes per 100,000 people.