oak island Demographics
Educational Attainment
Number No. Area % Area National % National
Less than High School 58 1.2 % 6.7 %
High School Graduate 1,569 33.3 % 32.8 %
Some College 1,442 30.6 % 24.8 %
Bachelor’s Degree 1,020 21.7 % 22.1 %
Graduate or Professional Degree 617 13.1 % 13.5 %
High School Graduate or Higher 4,320 91.8 % 86.9 %
Bachelor's Degree or Higher 1,351 28.7 % 28.7 %
Age Statistics
Number No. Area % Area National % National
Total Population 7,051 - -
19 years old and under 1,127 16.0 % 25.9 %
20 to 44 years old 1,517 21.5 % 12.8 %
45 to 64 years old 2,605 36.9 % 12.6 %
65 years old and older 1,802 25.6 % 1.9 %
Language Spoken at Home
Number No. Area % Area National % National
English Only 6,583 97.4 % 84.8 %
Spanish 174 2.6 % 14.1 %
Marital Status
Number No. Area % Area National % National
Never Married 452 16.1 % 33.2 %
Married 1,651 58.7 % 50.6 %
Separated 179 6.4 % 2.6 %
Divorced 531 18.9 % 13.5 %
Census Housing Report
Number No. Area % Area National % National
Total Housing Units 8,679 - -
Occupied Housing Units 3,437 39.6 % 87.5 %
Vacant Housing Units 5,242 60.4 % 12.5 %
1-Unit, Detached 7,110 81.9 % 61.5 %
1-Unit, Attached 218 2.5 % 5.8 %
2-Units 156 1.8 % 3.8 %
3 to 4 Units 252 2.9 % 4.5 %
5 to 9 Units 27 0.3 % 4.9 %
10 to 19 Units 154 1.8 % 4.6 %
20 or More Units 199 2.3 % 8.7 %
Mobile Homes 563 6.5 % 6.3 %
Built 1990 to 1999 1,670 19.2 % 14.0 %
Built 1980 to 1989 1,704 19.6 % 13.7 %
Built 1970 to 1979 1,098 12.7 % 15.7 %
Built 1960 to 1969 1,092 12.6 % 11.0 %
Built 1940 to 1959 465 5.4 % 15.9 %
Built 1939 or Earlier 25 0.3 % 13.1 %
Electric 3,019 34.8 % 32.8 %
Oil / Kerosene 5 0.1 % 4.6 %
Natural Gas 58 0.7 % 42.5 %
Tank or LP Gas 313 3.6 % 4.2 %
Wood 36 0.4 % 1.9 %
None 6 0.1 % 1.0 %
Racial Breakdown
Number No. Area % Area National % National
Caucasian 6,685 96.0 % 75.7 %
African-American 151 2.2 % 13.1 %
Native American 16 0.2 % 0.8 %
Some Other Race 112 1.6 % 4.9 %
Economic Statistics
Number No. Area % Area National % National
Median Household Income 47,761 53,657
Median Family Income 55,719 65,910
Median Per Capita Income 30,462 28,889
Weather
  • Chance of Sunshine 58.06 %
  • Temperature 90.02 ℉
  • Rainfall 6.19 inches
  • Energy Demand
    [HDD] 0
    [CDD] 16.5
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
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