Oriental, North Carolina 

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Population

1,003

+3.9% since 2010

Unemployment Rate

4.2%

Median Income

$58,750

Median Home Price

$244,400

Best Places to Live in Oriental, North Carolina

Small city - Located 110 miles east of Raleigh, near the Atlantic coast protected by the Outer Banks barrier islands. May, October and April are the most pleasant months in Oriental, while July and August are the least comfortable months.

Pros
-Comfortable summers
-Affordability
-Low traffic
Cons
-Flat home prices
-Humid
-Hurricane threat

Local Listings in Oriental
 $269,900 
42 Marina Ct
Bed 3 | Bath 2 | 1854 SqFt
 $264,600 
169 Winding Creek Dr
Bed 3 | Bath 3 | 2284 SqFt
 $289,900 
9219 Hornigold Ave
Bed 3 | Bath 2 | 1590 SqFt

What Bert Has To Say About New Bern Metro Area

The New Bern, NC metro area is located located 110 miles east of Raleigh, near the Atlantic coast protected by the Outer Banks barrier islan. New Bern is one of the smaller metros in the United States and is comprised of Craven, Jones and Pamlico counties.


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QUICK FACTS

City: Oriental
Zip Codes: 28571
Time zone: Eastern Standard Time (EST)
Elevation: 10 ft above sea level

Highlights

ECONOMY
The unemployment rate in Oriental is 4.2% (U.S. avg. is 3.9%). Recent job growth is Positive. Oriental jobs have increased by 0.3%. More Economy

COST OF LIVING
Compared to the rest of the country, Oriental's cost of living is 1.1% lower than the U.S. average. More Cost of Living or Compare Oriental's Cost of Living

WEATHER & CLIMATE
May, October and April are the most pleasant months in Oriental, while July and August are the least comfortable months. Today's Weather | Climate Averages

VOTING
Pamlico county voted Republican in the last five Presidential elections. More Voting Stats

POPULATION
Oriental's population is 1,003 people. Since 2010, it has had a population growth of 3.9%. Learn More...

TRANSPORTATION
Average Commute time is 28.4 minutes. The National Average is 26.4 minutes. Learn More...

REAL ESTATE
The median home cost in Oriental is $244,400. Home appreciation the last 10 years has been 3.2%. Check out the homes in the area

SCHOOLS
Oriental public schools spend $11,970 per student. The average school expenditure in the U.S. is $12,383. There are about 12.2 students per teacher in Oriental. More Education


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Housing Market in Oriental

It's a good time to buy in Oriental. Home Appreciation is up 3.2% in the last 12 months. Browse Oriental Real Estate

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Reviews for Oriental   3 Reviews
ORIENTAL, A RELAXED LIFESTYLE AND FRIENDLY PLACE T - 1/20/2010
February 20, 2007 Tom Dana 6 Parkside Drive Vix Hills, NY 11746 Oriental is situated on a peninsula near the mouth of the Neuse River, the widest... Read More

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not much beyond sailing - 8/5/2008
Oriental is a sleepy little sailing town. The water is shallow and protected and the mild winters mean sailing is possible almost year round. It is a friendly community... Read More

Sailing Capital - 9/25/2006
Delightful place for people who love the... Read More


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28571

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NEW LISTINGS IN ORIENTAL
$269,900
42 Marina Ct
Bed 3 | Bath 2

$264,600
169 Winding Creek Dr
Bed 3 | Bath 3

$289,900
9219 Hornigold Ave
Bed 3 | Bath 2

$399,000
5521 Sandpiper Dr
Bed 4 | Bath 2

$220,000
507 Academy St
Bed 3 | Bath 2

$1,100,000
53 Quidley Cv
Bed 4 | Bath 3

$294,500
195 Port Dr
Bed 3 | Bath 3

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