Oakland, Maine Population 2022

2,522
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Oakland is a city located in Kennebec County Maine. With a 2020 population of 2,522, it is the 53rd largest city in Maine and the 9705th largest city in the United States. Oakland is currently declining at a rate of -0.28% annually and its population has decreased by -0.55% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 2,536 in 2020. Spanning over 6 miles, Oakland has a population density of 466 people per square mile.

The average household income in Oakland is $71,780 with a poverty rate of 18.85%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $892 per month, and the median house value is $151,500. The median age in Oakland is 50.8 years, 50.1 years for males, and 52.2 years for females.

Oakland Demographics

According to the most recent ACS, the racial composition of Oaklandwas:

  • White: 93.03%
  • Two or more races: 6.97%
  • Black or African American: 0.00%
  • Native American: 0.00%
  • Asian: 0.00%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0.00%
  • Other race: 0.00%
The current population of Oakland, Maine is 2,522 based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates.The last official US Census in 2020 recorded the population at 2,536.

Oakland, Maine Population 2022

Population by Race

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Oakland Population by Race

Oakland Population Pyramid 2022

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Oakland Median Age

45.5


Total

47.7


Male

42.8


Female

Oakland Adults

There are 1,854 adults, (404 of whom are seniors) in Oakland.

Oakland Age Dependency

Age Dependency Ratio

27.9

Old Age Dependency Ratio

32.4

Child Dependency Ratio

Oakland Sex Ratio

Female

1,104

47.50%

Male

1,220

52.50%

Oakland Population by Age

Oakland Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

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Oakland Household Types

81.8%

Rate of Home Ownership

Oakland Households and Families

2.76

Average Family Size

2.34

Average Household Size

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Oakland Households by Type

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Oakland Educational Attainment by Sex (over 25)

Oakland Educational Attainment by Race

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The highest rate of high school graduation is among 2+ races people with a rate of 100.00%.

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among 2+ races people with a rate of 61.67%.

Oakland Educational Attainment by Race

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$29,219

Average Earnings

$33,750

Average Male

$27,135

Average Female

Oakland Earnings by Educational Attainment

Oakland Language by Age

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Oakland Language

98.64% of Oakland residents speak only English, while 1.36% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Other Indo-European, which is spoken by 1.36% of the population.

Oakland Language

Oakland Poverty by Race

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18.85%

Overall Poverty Rate

15.82%

Male Poverty Rate

22.19%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Oakland

The race most likely to be in poverty in Oakland is White, with 20.26% below the poverty level.

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

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 0.00%. Among those working part-time, it was 15.74%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 25.93%.

Oakland Poverty

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Oakland Poverty Rate by Education

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Oakland Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Oakland Income by Household Type

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Income by Household Type

Oakland Marital Status

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Marriage Rates

45.6%

Overall Marriage Rate

44.9%

Male Marriage Rate

46.2%

Female Marriage Rate

Oakland Married by Age and Sex

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Oakland Marriage

The age group where males are most likely to be married is 35-44, while the female age group most likely to be married is Over 65.

Oakland Marital Status by Race

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Oakland Marital Status

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211

Number of Veterans

Male Veterans

Female Veterans

Oakland Veterans by War

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Oakland Veterans by Age

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Oakland Veterans by Race

Oakland Veterans by Education

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21.80%

Veteran Poverty Rate

49.29%

Veteran Disability Rate

Oakland Veterans by Education

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59.7%

Labor Force Participation

58%

Employment Rate

2.9%

Unemployment Rate

Oakland Employment by Age

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Oakland Employment by Race

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Oakland 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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80.42%

Born in Oakland

98.84%

Native Born

1.16%

Foreign Born

0.69%

Non Citizen

0.47%

Naturalized

Place of Birth

98.84% of Oakland residents were born in the United States, with 80.42% having been born in Maine. 0.69% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Europe.

Oakland Place of Birth

Note: 2021 and 2022 data is projected

Oakland Population by Year