Oriental is a city located in North Carolina. With a 2020 population of 837, it is the 354th largest city in North Carolina and the 11080th largest city in the United States. Oriental is currently declining at a rate of -1.18% annually and its population has decreased by -7.00% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 900 in 2010. Oriental reached it's highest population of 908 in 2011. Spanning over 2 miles, Oriental has a population density of 585 people per square mile.
The average household income in Oriental is $67,423 with a poverty rate of 8.48%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $906 per month, and the median house value is $284,700. The median age in Oriental is 62 years, 59.7 years for males, and 63.4 years for females. For every 100 females there are 89.4 males.