oak island Demographics
Educational Attainment
Number No. Area % Area National % National
Less than High School 90 1.9 % 6.6 %
High School Graduate 1,513 31.5 % 32.6 %
Some College 1,438 29.9 % 24.6 %
Bachelor’s Degree 1,088 22.7 % 22.5 %
Graduate or Professional Degree 673 14.0 % 13.7 %
High School Graduate or Higher 4,427 92.2 % 87.1 %
Bachelor's Degree or Higher 1,474 30.7 % 30.7 %
Age Statistics
Number No. Area % Area National % National
Total Population 7,199 - -
19 years old and under 1,134 15.8 % 25.6 %
20 to 44 years old 1,581 22.0 % 12.7 %
45 to 64 years old 2,632 36.6 % 12.7 %
65 years old and older 1,852 25.7 % 1.9 %
Language Spoken at Home
Number No. Area % Area National % National
English Only 6,745 98.1 % 84.6 %
Spanish 131 1.9 % 14.3 %
Marital Status
Number No. Area % Area National % National
Never Married 459 15.2 % 33.5 %
Married 1,833 60.7 % 50.5 %
Separated 195 6.5 % 2.6 %
Divorced 532 17.6 % 13.5 %
Census Housing Report
Number No. Area % Area National % National
Total Housing Units 8,733 - -
Occupied Housing Units 3,375 38.6 % 87.7 %
Vacant Housing Units 5,358 61.4 % 12.3 %
1-Unit, Detached 7,186 82.3 % 61.4 %
1-Unit, Attached 272 3.1 % 5.8 %
2-Units 144 1.6 % 3.7 %
3 to 4 Units 185 2.1 % 4.5 %
5 to 9 Units 32 0.4 % 4.8 %
10 to 19 Units 139 1.6 % 4.6 %
20 or More Units 236 2.7 % 8.8 %
Mobile Homes 539 6.2 % 6.3 %
Built 1990 to 1999 1,731 19.8 % 14.0 %
Built 1980 to 1989 1,785 20.4 % 13.6 %
Built 1970 to 1979 1,135 13.0 % 15.5 %
Built 1960 to 1969 932 10.7 % 10.8 %
Built 1940 to 1959 305 3.5 % 15.6 %
Built 1939 or Earlier 14 0.2 % 13.0 %
Electric 3,011 34.5 % 33.5 %
Oil / Kerosene 13 0.1 % 4.4 %
Natural Gas 21 0.2 % 42.3 %
Tank or LP Gas 295 3.4 % 4.1 %
Wood 22 0.3 % 1.8 %
None 13 0.1 % 1.0 %
Racial Breakdown
Number No. Area % Area National % National
Caucasian 6,942 97.4 % 75.5 %
African-American 79 1.1 % 13.1 %
Native American 6 0.1 % 0.8 %
Some Other Race 103 1.4 % 4.9 %
Economic Statistics
Number No. Area % Area National % National
Median Household Income 50,996 55,775
Median Family Income 58,516 68,260
Median Per Capita Income 32,919 29,979
Weather
  • Chance of Sunshine 56.25 %
  • Temperature 65.97 ℉
  • Rainfall 3.25 inches
  • Energy Demand
    [HDD] 10.55
    [CDD] 0.65
Earthquakes
Magnitude Probability
5.0 0.03 %
6.0 0.01 %
7.0 0.00 %
8.0 0.00 %
9.0 0.00 %
Very Low Risk Area
Public Information
Unemployment Information
Data sourced by HomeFacts.com