Oak City demographics profile

StatisticOak CityNorth CarolinaNational
Population density (sq mi)72521891
Median age47.938.337.7
Male/Female ratio0.9:11.0:11.0:1
Married (15yrs & older)55%57%55%
Families w/ Kids under 1823%43%43%
Speak English100%89%79%
Speak Spanish0%7%13%
Oak City, NC has a population of 333 and is the 21,904th largest city in the United States. The population density is 725 per sq mi which is 233% higher than the North Carolina average and 701% higher than the national average. The median age in Oak City is 48 which is approximately 25% higher than the North Carolina average of 38. In Oak City, 55% of the population over 15 years of age are married, 100% speak English and 0% speak Spanish. 83% of Oak City residents were born in North Carolina, 17% were born out of state, 0% were born outside of the United States and 0% were foreign born.
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  • The population density in Oak City is 233% higher than North Carolina.
  • The median age in Oak City is 25% higher than North Carolina.
  • In Oak City 29.43% of the population is White.
  • In Oak City 70.57% of the population is Black or African American.
  • In Oak City 0.00% of the population is Asian.

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Oak City population breakdown by race

RaceOak CityNorth CarolinaNational
Black or African American70.57%21.50%12.63%
American Indian0.00%1.18%0.82%
Native Hawaiian0.00%0.07%0.18%
Mixed race0.00%2.45%3.06%
Other race0.00%3.01%4.75%
In Oak City, 3.0% 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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Source: The Oak City, NC demographics data displayed above is derived from the 2016 United States Census Bureau American Community Survey (ACS).
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