Oak Park, Michigan Population 2022

29,608
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Oak Park is a city located in Oakland County Michigan. Oak Park has a 2020 population of 29,608. Oak Park is currently growing at a rate of 0.08% annually and its population has increased by 0.16% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 29,560 in 2010.

The average household income in Oak Park is $62,335 with a poverty rate of 13.03%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $1,123 per month, and the median house value is $129,800. The median age in Oak Park is 37.8 years, 35.3 years for males, and 40.8 years for females.

Oak Park Demographics

According to the most recent ACS, the racial composition of Oak Parkwas:

  • Black or African American: 57.33%
  • White: 33.53%
  • Two or more races: 4.72%
  • Asian: 2.46%
  • Other race: 1.87%
  • Native American: 0.09%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0.00%
The current population of Oak Park, Michigan is 29,608 based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates.The last official US Census in 2020 recorded the population at 29,560.

Oak Park, Michigan Population 2022

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White9,87333.53%
Black or African American16,88157.33%
American Indian and Alaska Native270.09%
Asian7232.46%
Some Other Race5511.87%
Two or More Races1,3914.72%
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Oak Park Population by Race

Oak Park Population Pyramid 2022

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Oak Park Median Age

37.1


Total

35.2


Male

39.6


Female

Oak Park Adults

There are 23,685 adults, (4,879 of whom are seniors) in Oak Park.

Oak Park Age Dependency

Age Dependency Ratio

25.9

Old Age Dependency Ratio

30.6

Child Dependency Ratio

Oak Park Sex Ratio

Female

15,767

53.55%

Male

13,679

46.45%

Oak Park Population by Age

Oak Park Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

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Oak Park Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married73.7%26.3%
Male62.5%37.5%
All56%44%
Non Family47.5%52.5%
Female44.8%55.2%

56.0%

Rate of Home Ownership

Oak Park Households and Families

Type Count Average Size Owned
All11,8042.4956
Married3,7883.3373.7
Male5223.4562.5
Female2,3373.6944.8
Non Family5,1571.2347.5

3.38

Average Family Size

2.49

Average Household Size

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Oak Park Households by Type

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Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade7333.54%
9th to 12th Grade8334.02%
High School Graduate4,38221.15%
Some College5,86428.30%
Associates Degree1,9889.59%
Bachelors Degree4,62622.32%
Graduate Degree2,29611.08%
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Oak Park Educational Attainment by Sex (over 25)

Oak Park Educational Attainment by Race

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Race Total High School Bachelors
Other Race378378320
White7,2846,7863,135
2+ Races803797314
Asian648343233
Black11,51910,7622,916
Hispanic20620127
Native American2323

The highest rate of high school graduation is among native american people with a rate of 100.00%.

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among other race people with a rate of 84.66%.

Oak Park Educational Attainment by Race

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Name Average Male Female
Overall$38,000$42,301$34,063
Less Than 9th Grade$$$17,467
High School Graduate$32,012$38,571$27,310
Some College$31,888$38,852$25,900
Bachelors Degree$46,712$51,466$45,865
Graduate Degree$56,614$66,793$53,627

$38,000

Average Earnings

$42,301

Average Male

$34,063

Average Female

Oak Park Earnings by Educational Attainment

Oak Park Language by Age

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Oak Park Language

86.23% of Oak Park residents speak only English, while 13.77% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Other Indo-European, which is spoken by 4.88% of the population.

Oak Park Language

Oak Park Poverty by Race

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Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
Native27622.22%
Multiple1,39129921.50%
Hispanic5019819.56%
White9,7611,31213.44%
Black16,8272,13112.66%
Asian723395.39%
OtherNaN%

13.03%

Overall Poverty Rate

11.05%

Male Poverty Rate

14.74%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Oak Park

The race most likely to be in poverty in Oak Park is Native, with 22.22% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Oak Park is Other, with NaN% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 2.73%. Among those working part-time, it was 15.70%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 21.21%.

Oak Park Poverty

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Name Poverty
Less Than 9th Grade17.31%
High School12.25%
Some College12.29%
Bachelors or Greater8.13%

Oak Park Poverty Rate by Education

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Rate Poverty
Male Employed6.61%
Male Unemployed10.39%
Female Employed7.18%
Female Unemployed48.72%

Oak Park Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Oak Park Income by Household Type

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Name Median Mean
Households$54,202$67,906
Families$66,639$79,971
Married Families$76,613-
Non Families$39,113$50,709
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Income by Household Type

Oak Park Marital Status

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Marriage Rates

35.2%

Overall Marriage Rate

39.4%

Male Marriage Rate

31.6%

Female Marriage Rate

Oak Park Married by Age and Sex

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Oak Park Marriage

The age group where males are most likely to be married is Over 65, while the female age group most likely to be married is 55-64.

Oak Park Marital Status by Race

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Oak Park Marital Status

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1,049

Number of Veterans

Male Veterans

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Second Gulf War240
First Gulf War360
Vietnam255
Korea116
World War II34

Oak Park Veterans by War

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Age Group Veterans
18 to 3488
35 to 54231
55 to 64323
65 to 74213
75+194

Oak Park Veterans by Age

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Name Veterans % of Total
White3304.06%
Black5774.28%
Other Race10.26%
2+ Races14114.78%

Oak Park Veterans by Race

Oak Park Veterans by Education

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1.62%

Veteran Poverty Rate

27.93%

Veteran Disability Rate

Oak Park Veterans by Education

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65.8%

Labor Force Participation

61.2%

Employment Rate

6.8%

Unemployment Rate

Oak Park Employment by Age

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Oak Park Employment by Race

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Oak Park Employment by Education

Origin of Non-Citizens

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Non citizens include legal permanent residents (green card holders), international students, temporary workers, humanitarian migrants, and illegal immigrants.

Origin of Naturalized Citizens

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72.64%

Born in Oak Park

90.53%

Native Born

9.47%

Foreign Born

3.48%

Non Citizen

5.99%

Naturalized

Place of Birth

90.53% of Oak Park residents were born in the United States, with 72.64% having been born in Michigan. 3.48% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Asia.

Oak Park Place of Birth

Note: 2021 and 2022 data is projected
Year Population Growth Annual Growth Rate
19505,2670.00%
196036,63231,36521.40%
197036,7621300.04%
198031,537-5,225-1.52%
199030,462-1,075-0.35%
200029,793-669-0.22%
201029,319-474-0.16%
201129,343240.08%
201229,367240.08%
201329,391240.08%
201429,415240.08%
201529,439240.08%
201629,463240.08%
201729,487240.08%
201829,511240.08%
201929,535240.08%
202029,560250.08%
202129,584240.08%
202229,608240.08%

Oak Park Population by Year