Oakland City, Indiana Population 2021

2,400
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Oakland City is a city located in Gibson County Indiana. With a 2020 population of 2,400, it is the 178th largest city in Indiana and the 6964th largest city in the United States . Oakland City is currently declining at a rate of -0.08% annually and its population has decreased by -1.19% 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 2,351 people per square mile.

The average household income in Oakland City is $52,402 with a poverty rate of 11.03%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $674 per month, and the median house value is $69,000. The median age in Oakland City is 44.9 years, 44.5 years for males, and 45.3 years for females.

Oakland City Demographics

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

  • White: 95.11%
  • Black or African American: 1.59%
  • Other race: 1.36%
  • Asian: 1.05%
  • Two or more races: 0.89%
  • Native American: 0.00%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0.00%
The current population of Oakland City, Indiana is 2,400 based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates. The US Census estimates the 2018 population at 2,406.The last official US Census in 2010 recorded the population at 2,429.

Oakland City, Indiana Population 2021

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White2,45095.11%
Black or African American411.59%
Some Other Race351.36%
Asian271.05%
Two or More Races230.89%
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Oakland City Population by Race

Oakland City Population Pyramid $2021

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Oakland City Median Age

44.9


Total

44.5


Male

45.3


Female

Oakland City Adults

There are 2,100 adults, (552 of whom are seniors) in Oakland City.

Oakland City Age Dependency

66.4

Age Dependency Ratio

35.7

Old Age Dependency Ratio

30.7

Child Dependency Ratio

Oakland City Sex Ratio

Female

1,273

49.42%

Male

1,303

50.58%

Oakland City Population by Age

Oakland City Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

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Oakland City Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Female77.1%22.9%
Married75.4%24.6%
All61.2%38.8%
Non Family54%46%
Male34.7%65.3%

61.2%

Rate of Home Ownership

Oakland City Households and Families

Type Count Average Size Owned
All1,0592.1861.2
Non Family4831.1554
Married4103.1675.4
Male1182.5834.7
Female483.1577.1

2.99

Average Family Size

2.18

Average Household Size

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Oakland City Households by Type

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Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade844.91%
9th to 12th Grade23513.74%
High School Graduate72142.16%
Some College29517.25%
Associates Degree1066.20%
Bachelors Degree1699.88%
Graduate Degree1005.85%
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Oakland City Educational Attainment by Sex (over 25)

Oakland City Educational Attainment by Race

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Race Total High School Bachelors
White1,6681,362255
Hispanic19124
Other Race19124
Asian822
Black888
2+ Races77

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%.

Oakland City Educational Attainment by Race

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Name Average Male Female
Overall$30,989$35,703$22,222
Less Than 9th Grade$20,515$21,912$18,516
High School Graduate$32,610$33,917$30,556
Some College$29,063$43,043$14,570
Bachelors Degree$32,198$50,313$30,625
Graduate Degree$53,000$54,375$

$30,989

Average Earnings

$35,703

Average Male

$22,222

Average Female

Oakland City Earnings by Educational Attainment

Oakland City Language by Age

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Oakland City Language

97.56% of Oakland City residents speak only English, while 2.44% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Other Indo-European, which is spoken by 0.90% of the population.

Oakland City Language

Oakland City Poverty by Race

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Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White2,23224110.80%
Black211152.38%
Hispanic5247.69%
Other3525.71%
Asian10220.00%

11.03%

Overall Poverty Rate

8.66%

Male Poverty Rate

13.54%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Oakland City

The race most likely to be in poverty in Oakland City is Black, with 52.38% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Oakland City is Other, with 5.71% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 1.20%. Among those working part-time, it was 22.79%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 15.12%.

Oakland City Poverty

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Name Poverty
High School12.78%
Less Than 9th Grade11.15%
Bachelors or Greater7.11%
Some College6.54%

Oakland City Poverty Rate by Education

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Rate Poverty
Female Unemployed69.05%
Female Employed7.11%
Male Employed4.45%
Male Unemployed2.27%

Oakland City Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Oakland City Income by Household Type

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Name Median Mean
Households$41,250$52,402
Families$54,110$62,388
Married Families$57,857-
Non Families$29,609$40,023
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Income by Household Type

Oakland City Marital Status

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Marriage Rates

42.2%

Overall Marriage Rate

41.1%

Male Marriage Rate

43.3%

Female Marriage Rate

Oakland City Married by Age and Sex

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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

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Oakland City Marital Status

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173

Number of Veterans

168

Male Veterans

5

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Vietnam60
World War II31
First Gulf War30
Korea15
Second Gulf War13

Oakland City Veterans by War

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Age Group Veterans
75+70
35 to 5441
65 to 7432
55 to 6422
18 to 348

Oakland City Veterans by Age

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Oakland City Veterans by Race

Oakland City Veterans by Education

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0.65%

Veteran Poverty Rate

41.56%

Veteran Disability Rate

Oakland City Veterans by Education

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56.6%

Labor Force Participation

52.7%

Employment Rate

6.9%

Unemployment Rate

Oakland City Employment by Age

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Oakland City Employment by Race

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Oakland City 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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75.54%

Born in Oakland City

97.83%

Native Born

2.17%

Foreign Born

1.94%

Non Citizen

0.23%

Naturalized

Place of Birth

97.83% of Oakland City residents were born in the United States, with 75.54% having been born in Indiana. 1.94% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Asia.

Oakland City Place of Birth

Year Population Growth Annual Growth Rate
20212,400-2-0.08%
20202,402-2-0.08%
20192,404-2-0.08%
20182,406-11-0.46%
20172,417-1-0.04%
20162,418-6-0.25%
20152,424-8-0.33%
20142,432130.54%
20132,419-2-0.08%
20122,42110.04%
20112,420-1-0.04%
20102,4210.00%

Oakland City Population by Year