For population 25 years and over in White Oak:
For population 15 years and over in White Oak CDP:
0 residents are foreign born
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2009: $-1 (100.0%)
Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Fayetteville, NC (25.7 miles , pop. 121,015).
Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Raleigh, NC (75.0 miles , pop. 276,093).
Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Philadelphia, PA (413.3 miles , pop. 1,517,550).
Nearest cities: Tar Heel, NC (2.1 miles) , Dublin, NC (2.4 miles ), Elizabethtown, NC (3.1 miles ), White Lake, NC (3.8 miles ), Bladenboro, NC (3.8 miles ), Butters, NC (3.8 miles ), St. Pauls, NC (4.0 miles ), Barker Ten Mile, NC (4.0 miles ).
Latitude: 34.74 N, Longitude: 78.71 W
Area code: 910
Unemployment in August 2012:
Most common industries for females in 2005-2009 (%):
Work and jobs in White Oak: detailed stats about occupations, industries, unemployment, workers, commute
Average climate in White Oak, North Carolina
Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations
White Oak-area historical tornado activity is above North Carolina state average. It is 65% greater than the overall U.S. average.
On 3/28/1984, a category F4 (max. wind speeds 207-260 mph) tornado 16.5 miles away from the White Oak place center killed 4 people and injured 395 people and caused between $5,000,000 and $50,000,000 in damages.
On 4/8/1957, a category F4 tornado 19.0 miles away from the place center killed 4 people and injured 70 people.
Earthquake activity:White Oak-area historical earthquake activity is significantly below North Carolina state average. It is 97% smaller than the overall U.S. average.
On 9/25/2006 at 05:44:25, a magnitude 3.7 (3.7 MB, Depth: 3.1 mi, Class: Light, Intensity: II - III) earthquake occurred 66.2 miles away from the city center
On 9/22/2006 at 11:22:00, a magnitude 3.4 (3.4 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 51.2 miles away from White Oak center
Magnitude types: regional Lg-wave magnitude (LG), body-wave magnitude (MB)
Natural disasters:The number of natural disasters in Bladen County (11) is near the US average (12).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 7
Emergencies Declared: 4
Causes of natural disasters: Hurricanes: 8, Flood: 1, Tornado: 1, Drought: 1, Storm: 1, Tropical Storm: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Birthplace of: Thomas Laurens Jones - Politician.
Hospitals/medical centers near White Oak:
Airports located in White Oak:
Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to White Oak:
Particulate Matter (PM2.5) [µ/m3] level in 2010 was 9.40. This is about average. Closest monitor was 17.2 miles away from the city center.
Sulfur Dioxide (SO2) [ppb] level in 2009 was 1.11. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 21.5 miles away from the city center.
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2009: 76.3%
(72.3% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 86.8% for Black residents, 0.0% for Hispanic or Latino residents)
Average household size:
Percentage of family households:
Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
Likely homosexual households (counted as self-reported same-sex unmarried-partner households)
5 people in other group homes
White Oak compared to North Carolina state average:
Most commonly used house heating fuel:
Religion statistics for White Oak (based on Bladen County data)Percentage of population affiliated with a religious congregations: 45.22%
Breakdown of population affiliated with a religious congregations
Tables represent county-level data.
Food Environment Statistics:
Number of grocery stores: 9
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 3
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 18
Number of full-service restaurants: 8
Adult diabetes rate:
Adult obesity rate:
Low-income preschool obesity rate:
5.45% of this county's 2006 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2005 ($28,573 average adjusted gross income)
0.14% of residents moved from foreign countries ($452 average AGI)
Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2005 and 2006:
5.55% of this county's 2005 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2006 ($28,249 average adjusted gross income)
10 or fewer of this county's residents moved to foreign countries between 2005 and 2006.
Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2005 and 2006:
Strongest AM radio stations in White Oak:
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TV broadcast stations around White Oak:
FCC Registered Antenna Towers:3
FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:2
2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System Incidents:
See full 2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System statistics for White Oak, NC