Four Oaks is a very small town located in the state of North Carolina. With a population of 2,158 people and five constituent neighborhoods, Four Oaks is the 299th largest community in North Carolina.
Unlike some towns, Four Oaks isn’t mainly white- or blue-collar. Instead, the most prevalent occupations for people in Four Oaks are a mix of both white- and blue-collar jobs. Overall, Four Oaks is a town of sales and office workers, service providers, and construction workers and builders. There are especially a lot of people living in Four Oaks who work in sales jobs (15.55%), food service (14.87%), and teaching (9.52%).
In Four Oaks, however, the average commute to work is quite long. On average, people spend 35.66 minutes each day getting to work, which is significantly higher than the national average.
Being a small town, Four Oaks does not have a public transit system used by locals to get to and from work.
In terms of college education, Four Oaks is nearly on par with the US average for all cities of 21.84%: 19.00% of adults 25 and older in Four Oaks have a bachelor's degree or advanced degree.
The per capita income in Four Oaks in 2018 was $24,324, which is middle income relative to North Carolina, and lower middle income relative to the rest of the US. This equates to an annual income of $97,296 for a family of four. However, Four Oaks contains both very wealthy and poor people as well.
Four Oaks is an extremely ethnically-diverse town. The people who call Four Oaks home describe themselves as belonging to a variety of racial and ethnic groups. The greatest number of Four Oaks residents report their race to be White, followed by Black or African-American. Four Oaks also has a sizeable Hispanic population (people of Hispanic origin can be of any race). People of Hispanic or Latino origin account for 19.78% of the town’s residents. Important ancestries of people in Four Oaks include English, German, Irish, European, and Scots-Irish.
The most common language spoken in Four Oaks is English. Other important languages spoken here include Spanish and African languages.