Oak Island Tourism

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Oak Island is a seaside town located mostly on the barrier island of Oak Island (which also contains the town of Caswell Beach), in Brunswick County, North Carolina, United States. The town extends onto the mainland north of the island's bridge. The population was 6,783 at the 2010 census. It was founded in 1999 by the consolidation of the towns of Long Beach and Yaupon Beach. Its main industry is tourism; the town has an average summer population of 30-50,000. Oak Island is part of the Myrtle Beach metropolitan area.

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Looking for travel information about Oak Island? Explore the best travel advice on Oak Island, United States. Oak Island is located at a short trip away from Myrtle Beach a major city in United States. So, ideally any vacation planner would recommend you to visit Myrtle Beach for its bountiful attractions like Pirates Voyage Fun, Feast, And Adventure, Myrtle Beach Sky-wheel, Ripley's Aquarium on your trip to Oak Island. If you want to fly to the destination, you can choose the nearest major airport to take a flight. The nearest major airport is Myrtle Beach International Airport. 1-2 days is an ideal duration of visit to Oak Island.

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Facts and Stats for Oak Island*

  • Pollution Statistics in Oak Island

    Know the pollution level of Oak Island before you plan your visit.

    • Water Pollution 50 (Moderate)
    • Drinking Water Pollution and Inaccessibility 25 (Low)
  • Oak Island: Crime and Safety

    How safe is Oak Island for tourists? Understand risks and safety concerns that can hamper your travel experience in Oak Island.

    • Burglary and Theft 33.33 (Low)
    • Mugging and Robbery 42.86 (Moderate)
    • Assault and Armed Robbery 42.86 (Moderate)
    • Corruption and Bribery 29.17 (Low)
    • Car Stealing 32.14 (Low)
    • Robbery of Car belongings 46.43 (Moderate)
    • Attacks 46.43 (Moderate)
    • Drug offense 53.57 (Moderate)
    • Safety walking alone during daylight 67.86 (High)
    • Safety walking alone during night 35.71 (Low)
    • Insulting and offensive behaviour 35.71 (Low)
    • Hate crime due to Racism, Religion, ethnic origin 21.43 (Low)
    • Property crimes and Vandalism 39.29 (Low)
  • Living in Oak Island - Quality of Life

    Quality of Life Index of Oak Island is 211.1 (Very High)

    • Safety Index 57.78 (Moderate)
    • Climate Index 87.92 (Very High)
    • Pollution Index 10.34 (Very Low)
    • Traffic Commute Time Index 20.57 (Very Low)
    • Cost of Living Index 77.14 (Moderate)
    • Health Care Index 65.05 (High)
    • Property Price to Income Ratio 1.65 (Very Low)
    • Purchasing Power Index 152.86 (Very High)
    • Indices such as Quality of life, Climate & Healthcare index are good to be high whereas others such as Property price, Traffic & Cost of living Index are good to be low.

  • Cost for Essentials in Oak Island

    Here's how much it will cost to shop in Oak Island

    • Local calling per minute on Prepaid mobile 0.1 USD
    • International Movie per seat 10 USD
    • Summer clothing in a chain store 33.33 USD
    • Pair of Basic Nike Shoes 85 USD
    • Pair of Basic Levis Jeans 45 USD

*Stats and figures mentioned are crowd-sourced ​and subjected to change without notice.

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