Oakland, Mississippi Population 2021

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Oakland is a city located in Yalobusha County Mississippi. With a 2020 population of 479, it is the 208th largest city in Mississippi and the 13494th largest city in the United States . Oakland is currently declining at a rate of -2.24% annually and its population has decreased by -9.11% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 527 in 2010. Oakland reached it's highest population of 524 in 2010. Spanning over 1 miles, Oakland has a population density of 351 people per square mile.

The average household income in Oakland is $34,295 with a poverty rate of 20.34%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $525 per month, and the median house value is $56,000. The median age in Oakland is 40.4 years, 27.6 years for males, and 46.8 years for females.

Oakland Demographics

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

  • Black or African American: 86.16%
  • White: 11.53%
  • Two or more races: 2.31%
  • Native American: 0.00%
  • Asian: 0.00%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0.00%
  • Other race: 0.00%
The current population of Oakland, Mississippi is 479 based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates. The US Census estimates the 2018 population at 512.The last official US Census in 2010 recorded the population at 527.

Oakland, Mississippi Population 2021

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
Black or African American41186.16%
White5511.53%
Two or More Races112.31%
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Oakland Population by Race

Oakland Population Pyramid $2021

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Oakland Median Age

40.4


Total

27.6


Male

46.8


Female

Oakland Adults

There are 387 adults, (75 of whom are seniors) in Oakland.

Oakland Age Dependency

52.9

Age Dependency Ratio

24

Old Age Dependency Ratio

28.8

Child Dependency Ratio

Oakland Sex Ratio

Female

208

43.61%

Male

269

56.39%

Oakland Population by Age

Oakland Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

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Oakland Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married100%0%
All66.2%33.8%
Female63.5%36.5%
Non Family55.1%44.9%
Male18.2%81.8%

66.2%

Rate of Home Ownership

Oakland Households and Families

Type Count Average Size Owned
All2372.0166.2
Non Family98055.1
Female743.1963.5
Married542.02100
Male113.0918.2

2.55

Average Family Size

2.01

Average Household Size

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Oakland Households by Type

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Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade4314.53%
9th to 12th Grade7726.01%
High School Graduate8127.36%
Some College5117.23%
Associates Degree3210.81%
Bachelors Degree0.00%
Graduate Degree124.05%
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Oakland Educational Attainment by Sex (over 25)

Oakland Educational Attainment by Race

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Race Total High School Bachelors
Black23515010
White55222
2+ Races64

The highest rate of high school graduation is among 2+ races people with a rate of 66.67%.

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among black people with a rate of 4.26%.

Oakland Educational Attainment by Race

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Name Average Male Female
Overall$22,250$27,083$20,956
Less Than 9th Grade$14,022$13,859$
High School Graduate$25,625$26,944$23,438
Some College$22,500$$20,500
Bachelors Degree$$$
Graduate Degree$$$

$22,250

Average Earnings

$27,083

Average Male

$20,956

Average Female

Oakland Earnings by Educational Attainment

Oakland Language by Age

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Oakland Language

100.00% of Oakland residents speak only English, while 0.00% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 0.00% of the population.

Oakland Language

Oakland Poverty by Race

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Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
Black4118420.44%
White551120.00%
Multiple11218.18%

20.34%

Overall Poverty Rate

19.70%

Male Poverty Rate

21.15%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Oakland

The race most likely to be in poverty in Oakland is Black, with 20.44% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Oakland is Multiple, with 18.18% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 7.56%. Among those working part-time, it was 4.65%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 29.28%.

Oakland Poverty

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Name Poverty
Less Than 9th Grade28.33%
High School17.28%
Some College13.25%
Bachelors or Greater0.00%

Oakland Poverty Rate by Education

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Rate Poverty
Female Unemployed100.00%
Female Employed16.48%
Male Unemployed0.00%
Male Employed0.00%

Oakland Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Oakland Income by Household Type

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Name Median Mean
Households$21,782$34,295
Families$29,632$43,427
Married Families--
Non Families$18,462$18,274
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Income by Household Type

Oakland Marital Status

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Marriage Rates

24.3%

Overall Marriage Rate

22.9%

Male Marriage Rate

26.3%

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 45-54, while the female age group most likely to be married is 55-64.

Oakland Marital Status by Race

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Oakland Marital Status

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13

Number of Veterans

13

Male Veterans

Female Veterans

War Veterans
First Gulf War2
Second Gulf War2
World War II
Korea
Vietnam

Oakland Veterans by War

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Age Group Veterans
55 to 6413
75+
65 to 74
35 to 54
18 to 34

Oakland Veterans by Age

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Name Veterans % of Total
Black113.37%
White23.64%

Oakland Veterans by Race

Oakland Veterans by Education

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15.38%

Veteran Poverty Rate

15.38%

Veteran Disability Rate

Oakland Veterans by Education

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53.3%

Labor Force Participation

48.7%

Employment Rate

8.5%

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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97.69%

Born in Oakland

100.00%

Native Born

0.00%

Foreign Born

0.00%

Non Citizen

0.00%

Naturalized

Place of Birth

100.00% of Oakland residents were born in the United States, with 97.69% having been born in Mississippi. 0.00% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Europe.

Oakland Place of Birth

Year Population Growth Annual Growth Rate
2021479-11-2.24%
2020490-11-2.20%
2019501-11-2.15%
2018512-3-0.58%
2017515-2-0.39%
20165170.00%
201551771.37%
2014510-3-0.58%
20135130.00%
2012513-7-1.35%
2011520-4-0.76%
20105240.00%

Oakland Population by Year