About This Place
Oakboro is a town in Stanly County, North Carolina, United States. The population was 1,198 at the 2000 census.
Oakboro is located at 35°13′45″N 80°19′57″W / 35.22917°N 80.3325°W / 35.22917; -80.3325 (35.229159, -80.332440).
According to the United States Census Bureau, the town has a total area of 2.0 square miles (5.2 km²), all of it land.