The Oaks Apartment Homes of Lincolnton are in Lincoln County, which is situated 28 miles northwest of Charlotte. Lincolnton is the county seat and just minutes from I-40 and I-85. I-77, the main north-south interstate serving the Charlotte market is merely 20 minutes due east of Lincolnton. The highway system provides ease of access to the entire eastern seaboard as well as access to all major US markets.

The Charlotte Douglas International Airport is 45 minutes southeast of Lincolnton and offers over 500 flights daily, including non-stop service to Europe.

Lincolnton is ideally located for day trips to Hickory, for furniture shopping; to Charlotte for professional athletics and world-class cultural activities; and to Gastonia for nightly fish frys at a variety of unique fish camps.