Oak Ridge 68 Average
Oak Ridge Livability #587 ranked city in Florida#14,594 ranked city in the USARanks better than 50% of areas
A+ Oak Ridge Amenities Lots of amenities close to this location
A- Oak Ridge Cost of Living Cost of living is 14% lower than Florida
Oak Ridge
8515% less expensive than the US average
991% less expensive than the US average
United States
100National cost of living index
Oak Ridge cost of living
F Oak Ridge Crime Total crime is 55% higher than Florida
Total crime
3,92258% higher than the US average
Chance of being a victim
1 in 2658% higher than the US average
Year-over-year crime
-5%Year over year crime is down
Oak Ridge crime
F Oak Ridge Employment Household income is 37% lower than Florida
Median household income
$31,04244% lower than the US average
Income per capita
$13,83154% lower than the US average
Unemployment rate
5%12% higher than the US average
Oak Ridge employment
F Oak Ridge Housing Home value is 46% lower than Florida
Median home value
$89,90051% lower than the US average
Median rent price
$9312% lower than the US average
Home ownership
31%51% lower than the US average
Oak Ridge real estate or Oak Ridge rentals
F Oak Ridge Schools HS graduation rate is 18% lower than Florida
High school grad. rates
68%18% lower than the US average
School test scores
37%25% lower than the US average
Student teacher ratio
n/aequal to the US average
Oak Ridge K-12 schools
A+ Oak Ridge User Ratings There are a total of 1 ratings in Oak Ridge
Overall user rating
90% 1 total ratings
User reviews rating
90% 1 total reviews
User surveys rating
0% 0 total surveys
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      Living in Oak Ridge, FL

      Oak Ridge is a mid-sized city located in the state of Florida. The city has a population of 22,689 people. With a population density of 6,369 people per square mile, Oak Ridge is well above the nation's average density level. Individuals of White (52%) and Black or African American (34%) backgrounds make up a significant portion of the population of the city. Additionally, more than a quarter of the population of Oak Ridge are of Hispanic or Latino origin, and 39% of the population also speak Spanish. Oak Ridge tends to attract a younger crowd, as the median age of 31 is far below the national average. Oak Ridge is not known to have a high population (over 15 years old) of married people. At only 48% married, this city falls well below the national average.

      Living in Oak Ridge can be a great experience for anyone relocating to the area. Having said that, in the state of Florida, there are many incredible places to live, so choose wisely! Using the livability score which includes data from categories like amenities, crime, education, housing, you can easily compare the best places to live in Oak Ridge and also determine if there are any nearby cities that might be a better match for your lifestyle. You can also compare Oak Ridge to Florida and the national average.

      Oak Ridge, FL receives 65 out of 100 for its livability score; this results in a ranking of #752 in Florida and #17,156 in the USA. There are seven total categories that generate the livability score. Oak Ridge scores well for amenities (A+), cost of living (B+) and weather (A). There are some categories that Oak Ridge ranks poorly for, including: crime (F), education (F), employment (F) and housing (F). It might be worth taking a closer look to figure out why.

      Location, location, location - possibly the three most important words in your search for a new place to live. Fortunately, in Oak Ridge, there is no shortage of amazing local amenities and interesting things to do.

      Being close to public transportation, grocery stores, parks and other conveniences are all important when weighing your options for a new home in Oak Ridge. Before you determine if any of these amenities are available in the area, you will also want to know if the real estate prices in Oak Ridge are affordable. Median real estate prices in Oak Ridge come in at $89,900, which is 46.1% lower than the Florida average. The home price to income ratio compares the median home prices to the median household income. In Oak Ridge, the home price to income ratio is 2.9, which is 14.7% lower than the Florida average.

      Oak Ridge transportation information

      StatisticOak RidgeFloridaNational
      Average one way commute28min27min26min
      Workers who drive to work69.8%79.5%76.4%
      Workers who carpool15.1%9.3%9.3%
      Workers who take public transit11.2%2.1%5.1%
      Workers who bicycle1.9%0.7%0.6%
      Workers who walk0.4%1.5%2.8%
      Working from home0.3%5.4%4.6%

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      Monthly costs include: fuel, maintenance, tires, insurance, license fees, taxes, depreciation, and financing.
      Source: The Oak Ridge, FL data and statistics displayed above are derived from the 2016 United States Census Bureau American Community Survey (ACS).