Oakland City, Indiana Population 2020

2,387

Oakland City is a city located in Indiana. With a 2020 population of 2,387, it is the 176th largest city in Indiana and the 6980th largest city in the United States. Oakland City is currently declining at a rate of -0.13% annually and its population has decreased by -1.73% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 2,429 in 2010. Oakland City reached it's highest population of 2,432 in 2014. Spanning over 1 miles, Oakland City has a population density of 2,338 people per square mile.

The average household income in Oakland City is $51,501 with a poverty rate of 10.97%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $656 per month, and the median house value is $66,600. The median age in Oakland City is 48.3 years, 46.6 years for males, and 51.6 years for females. For every 100 females there are 99.9 males.

Oakland City Demographics

According to the most recent ACS, the racial composition of Oakland City was:

  • White: 96.15%
  • Other race: 1.59%
  • Black or African American: 1.37%
  • Two or more races: 0.53%
  • Asian: 0.35%
  • Native American: 0.00%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0.00%
The current population of Oakland City, Indiana is 2,387, based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates. The US Census estimates the 2018 population at 2,393.The last official US Census in 2010 recorded the population at 2,429.

Oakland City, Indiana Population 2020

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White2,17296.15%
Some Other Race361.59%
Black or African American311.37%
Two or More Races120.53%
Asian80.35%

Oakland City Population Pyramid 2020

Oakland City Median Age

48.3


Total

46.6


Male

51.6


Female

Oakland City Adults

There are 1,924 adults, (509 of whom are seniors) in Oakland City.

Oakland City Age Dependency

59.6

Age Dependency Ratio

36

Old Age Dependency Ratio

23.7

Child Dependency Ratio

Oakland City Sex Ratio

Female

1,130

50.02%

Male

1,129

49.98%

Oakland City Households and Families

Oakland City Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

Oakland City Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married76.9%23.1%
Female72%28%
All63.2%36.8%
Non Family58.7%41.3%
Male32.7%67.3%

63.2%

Rate of Home Ownership

Type Count Average Size Owned
All996263.2
Non Family4791.1658.7
Married3602.976.9
Male1072.2332.7
Female503.0672

2.74

Average Family Size

2

Average Household Size

3.7%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

Oakland City Education

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade935.96%
9th to 12th Grade21213.59%
High School Graduate60738.91%
Some College25416.28%
Associates Degree986.28%
Bachelors Degree22114.17%
Graduate Degree754.81%

Oakland City Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
White1,5341,240289
Hispanic158
Other Race158
Asian622
Black555

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

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among black people with a rate of 100.00%.

Name Average Male Female
Overall$31,395$35,531$21,500
Less Than High School$26,597$$15,000
High School Grad$30,597$32,244$17,212
Some College$31,458$43,173$14,181
Bachelors Degree$32,102$48,125$30,625
Graduate Degree$53,250$$53,750

$31,395

Average Earnings

$35,531

Average Male

$21,500

Average Female

Oakland City Language

Oakland City Language by Age

Oakland City Language

98.10% of Oakland City residents speak only English, while 1.90% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 1.16% of the population.

Oakland City Poverty

Oakland City Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White1,94021411.03%
Black11436.36%
Hispanic4924.08%
Asian8225.00%

10.97%

Overall Poverty Rate

9.43%

Male Poverty Rate

12.55%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Oakland City

The race most likely to be in poverty in Oakland City is Black, with 36.36% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Oakland City is Hispanic, with 4.08% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 1.40%. Among those working part-time, it was 23.12%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 14.13%.

Name Poverty
High School12.30%
Less Than High School12.20%
Bachelors or Greater6.64%
Some College4.82%
Name Poverty
Female Unemployed48.28%
Male Unemployed13.64%
Female Employed9.33%
Male Employed4.79%

Oakland City Income

Oakland City Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$41,226$51,501
Families$51,442$59,815
Married Families$57,885-
Non Families$29,688$42,087

Oakland City Marital Status

Oakland City Marital Status

Marriage Rates

40.7%

Overall Marriage Rate

39.0%

Male Marriage Rate

42.5%

Female Marriage Rate

Oakland City Married by Age and Sex

Oakland City Marriage

The age group where males are most likely to be married is 55-64, while the female age group most likely to be married is 35-44.

Oakland City Marital Status by Race

Oakland City Veterans

178

Number of Veterans

173

Male Veterans

5

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Vietnam83
First Gulf War34
World War II19
Second Gulf War13
Korea10
Age Group Veterans
75+48
65 to 7446
35 to 5445
55 to 6431
18 to 348

$Oakland City Veterans by Education

0.63%

Veteran Poverty Rate

36.88%

Veteran Disability Rate

Oakland City Employment Status

56.2%

Labor Force Participation

52.5%

Employment Rate

6.6%

Unemployment Rate

Oakland City Place of Birth

Origin of Non-Citizens

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

Origin of Naturalized Citizens

75.70%

Born in Indiana

98.67%

Native Born

1.33%

Foreign Born

1.15%

Non Citizen

Place of Birth

98.67% of Oakland City residents were born in the United States, with 75.70% having been born in Indiana. 1.15% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Latin America.

Year Population Growth Annual Growth Rate
20202,387-3-0.13%
20192,390-3-0.13%
20182,393-15-0.62%
20172,408-3-0.12%
20162,411-10-0.41%
20152,421-11-0.45%
20142,432130.54%
20132,419-1-0.04%
20122,42020.08%
20112,4180.00%
20102,4180.00%