Oak Ridge, NC Real Estate

According to census data in the year 2000 there were 1,479 housing units in Oak Ridge.

Of those housing units, 165 were located in either urbanized areas or urban clusters, and 1,314 were located in what is classified as a rural area.

Homeownership rate in Oak Ridge is about 93.9%. Oak Ridge's vacancy rate, including seasonal lodging, is about 5.9%. Average household size is 2.87 people.

The majority of houses, apartments or condos in Oak Ridge were built after 1989.


Housing Size

Housing Units by Size
Studio Type0%
One Bedroom2.60%
Two Bedrooms11.50%
Three Bedrooms52.60%
Four Bedrooms26.30%
Five Bedrooms or more7%
As % of Housing Units

Owned Homes, Apartments and Condos

Average Household Size2.91
Median year structure was built1990
Median Value of occupied units$204,900
Median Price asked for vacant units$49,500

Rented Homes, Apartments and Condos

Average Household Size2.31
Median year structure was built1975
Median Monthly Rent asked for vacant units$475

Owners Finance Status

Housing Finance
Second Mortgage & Equity Loan0%
Second Mortgage9.80%
Home Equity Loan14.60%
Simple Mortgage53.30%
Debt Free22.30%
As % of Housing Units
Median part of Monthly Household Income dedicated to covering home ownership costs18.7%