Oriental strengths, compared to Peers (similar size places nationally) or State (other places in North Carolina):
Walking and Biking to Work
College Educated Adults
Comparing Oriental to similar size places nationwide (Peers) and to other places in North Carolina (State):
Ratings range from (lowest) to (highest).
|Age of the Population|
|Well-Paid Single Men|
|Well-Paid Single Women|
|Female Share of the Population|
|Male Share of the Population|
|Children Under 5 Years Old|
|Portion of People Married|
|Average Household Size|
|College Educated Adults|
|People in Middle Class or Better|
|People Above Poverty|
|Median Family Income|
|Working at Home|
|Walking and Biking to Work|
|Public Transportation Use|
|Short Commute Times|
|Housing Recently Built|
|Seasonal and Vacation Housing|
|People Living Alone|
|Studio & One-Bedroom Rentals|
|Affordability of Rents|
|Affordability of Property Taxes|
|Nearest Medium City||46 miles NE of Jacksonville, North Carolina (center to center)|
|Nearest Large City||121 miles SE of Raleigh, North Carolina|
|Standard Zip Codes||28571|
|Phone Area Codes||252|
|Time Zone||Eastern (-5 hours from GMT)|
|Daylight Savings||The city observes Daylight Saving Time.|
Nearest Weather StationsNotes:
|Station||BAYBORO 3 E|
|Jan Temp||34 to 56 F|
|Apr Temp||48 to 74 F|
|Jul Temp||70 to 89 F|
|Oct Temp||52 to 76 F|
|Annual Precip||54.7 inches|
|Station||MOREHEAD CITY 2 WNW|
|Jan Temp||36 to 57 F|
|Apr Temp||51 to 72 F|
|Jul Temp||72 to 89 F|
|Oct Temp||55 to 77 F|
|Annual Precip||58.2 inches|
|Station||AURORA 6 N|
|Jan Temp||31 to 53 F|
|Apr Temp||49 to 72 F|
|Jul Temp||70 to 89 F|
|Oct Temp||52 to 74 F|
|Annual Precip||50 inches|
|Average Family Size||2.38|
|American Indian & Alaskan||1||0.1%|
|Hispanic (included in categories above)||12||1.4%|
|Est. 2005 Population||835|
(From 2000 Census, as reported by individuals)
|Other (often includes Hispanic and African American)||10.7%|
|French (except Basque)||1.7%|
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