StatisticOak ForestCharlotteNorth Carolina
Population6,226808,83410,488,084
Population density (sq mi)4,4652,642218
Median age33.433.838.3
Male/Female ratio1.0:10.9:11.0:1
Married (15yrs & older)n/a48%57%
Families w/ Kids under 1851%50%43%
Speak Englishn/a79%89%
Speak Spanishn/a12%7%

Key findings

  • The population density in Oak Forest is 69% higher than Charlotte
  • The median age in Oak Forest is 1% lower than Charlotte
  • In Oak Forest 23.88% of the population is White
  • In Oak Forest 54.13% of the population is Black
  • In Oak Forest 0.00% of the population is Asian

Compare Charlotte, NC Demographics

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      Oak Forest population breakdown by race

      RaceOak ForestCharlotteNorth Carolina
      White23.88%50.73%69.24%
      Black54.13%35.26%21.50%
      Asian0.00%5.97%2.56%
      American Indian0.55%0.31%1.18%
      Native Hawaiian0.00%0.09%0.07%
      Mixed race1.32%2.76%2.45%
      Other race20.12%4.89%3.01%
      In Oak Forest, 13.7% of people are of Hispanic or Latino origin.
      Please note: Hispanics may be of any race, so also are included in any/all of the applicable race categories above.

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      Oak Forest age breakdown

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      Age of children in married couples

      Source: The Oak Forest, Charlotte, NC demographics data displayed above is derived from the 2016 United States Census Bureau American Community Survey (ACS).