Living in Oak Ridge, NC

Demographics | Cost Of Living
Updated: 2020-12-30

Oak Ridge, North Carolina Info Snack

Population
6,901
Unemployment
2.3%
Poverty
4.3%
Median Home
$383,300
Median Income
$127,578
Median Rent
$2,059

Oak Ridge SnackAbility

7
Overall SnackAbility
Jobs
9.5/10
Housing
9.5
Affordability
7
Diversity
8.5
Safety
N/A
Amenities
6
Education
9
Commute
7

Oak Ridge, NC Cost Of Living

115
Oak Ridge's Overall Cost Of Living
1.1x
Higher Than The National Average
Living Expense Oak Ridge North Carolina National Average
Overall 115 95 100
Services 100 101 100
Groceries 101 98 100
Health 121 108 100
Housing 153 85 100
Transportation 91 94 100
Utilities 94 98 100

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Map Of Oak Ridge, NC

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Population over time in Oak Ridge

Year Population % Change
2019 6,901 1.1%
2018 6,829 1.5%
2017 6,728 1.7%
2016 6,617 1.6%
2015 6,513 1.2%
2014 6,435 1.6%
2013 6,334 2.1%
2012 6,202 3.6%
2011 5,987 3.1%
2010 5,805 -

Race / Ethnicity in Oak Ridge

White
71.2% (4,913)
African American
11.9% (818)
American Indian
1.3% (90)
Asian
8.1% (562)
Hawaiian
0.0% (0)
Other
0.0% (0)
Two Or More
3.9% (266)
Hispanic
3.7% (252)
Race Oak Ridge NC USA
White 71.2% 63.1% 60.7%
African American 11.9% 21.1% 12.3%
American Indian 1.3% 1.1% 0.7%
Asian 8.1% 2.8% 5.5%
Hawaiian 0.0% 0.1% 0.2%
Other 0.0% 0.2% 0.2%
Two Or More 3.9% 2.2% 2.4%
Hispanic 3.7% 9.4% 18.0%

Gender in Oak Ridge

Female
50.6% (3,492)
Male
49.4% (3,408)
Gender Oak Ridge NC USA
Female 50.6% 51.3% 50.8%
Male 49.4% 48.7% 49.2%

Highest level of educational attainment in Oak Ridge for adults over 25

< 9th Grade
3.0% (207)
9-12th Grade
1.0% (69)
High School / GED
20.0% (1,380)
Some College
21.0% (1,449)
Associate's Degree
6.0% (414)
Bachelor's Degree
30.0% (2,070)
Master's Degree
12.0% (828)
Professional Degree
5.0% (345)
Doctorate Degree
2.0% (138)
Education Oak Ridge NC USA
< 9th Grade 3.0% 4.0% 6.0%
9-12th Grade 1.0% 8.0% 7.0%
High School / GED 20.0% 26.0% 27.0%
Some College 21.0% 21.0% 20.0%
Associate's Degree 6.0% 10.0% 8.0%
Bachelor's Degree 30.0% 20.0% 20.0%
Master's Degree 12.0% 8.0% 9.0%
Professional Degree 5.0% 2.0% 2.0%
Doctorate Degree 2.0% 1.0% 1.0%

Household Income For Oak Ridge, North Carolina

Less than $10,000
3.4% (23,357)
$10,000 to $14,999
1.8% (12,133)
$15,000 to $24,999
1.8% (12,133)
$25,000 to $34,999
2.0% (13,953)
$35,000 to $49,999
6.5% (44,894)
$50,000 to $74,999
9.9% (68,554)
$75,000 to $99,999
10.7% (74,015)
$100,000 to $149,999
28.6% (197,171)
$150,000 to $199,999
16.2% (111,932)
$200,000 or more
19.1% (131,953)
Income Oak Ridge NC USA
Less than $10,000 3.4% 6.4% 6.0%
$10,000 to $14,999 1.8% 5.0% 4.3%
$15,000 to $24,999 1.8% 10.3% 8.9%
$25,000 to $34,999 2.0% 10.3% 8.9%
$35,000 to $49,999 6.5% 13.9% 12.3%
$50,000 to $74,999 9.9% 18.0% 17.2%
$75,000 to $99,999 10.7% 12.4% 12.7%
$100,000 to $149,999 28.6% 13.1% 15.1%
$150,000 to $199,999 16.2% 5.1% 6.8%
$200,000 or more 19.1% 5.4% 7.7%

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