Oakland Park, Florida Population 2020

46,771

Oakland Park is a city located in Florida. With a 2020 population of 46,771, it is the 64th largest city in Florida and the 844th largest city in the United States. Oakland Park is currently growing at a rate of 1.55% annually and its population has increased by 13.07% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 41,363 in 2010. Spanning over 8 miles, Oakland Park has a population density of 6,214 people per square mile.

The average household income in Oakland Park is $65,440 with a poverty rate of 17.24%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $1,167 per month, and the median house value is $195,300. The median age in Oakland Park is 40.6 years, 41.3 years for males, and 39.8 years for females. For every 100 females there are 117.0 males.

Oakland Park Demographics

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

  • White: 57.98%
  • Black or African American: 27.57%
  • Two or more races: 7.03%
  • Other race: 3.51%
  • Asian: 3.34%
  • Native American: 0.56%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0.00%
The current population of Oakland Park, Florida is 46,771, based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates. The US Census estimates the 2018 population at 45,339.The last official US Census in 2010 recorded the population at 41,363.

Oakland Park, Florida Population 2020

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White25,70957.98%
Black or African American12,22427.57%
Two or More Races3,1187.03%
Some Other Race1,5573.51%
Asian1,4813.34%
American Indian and Alaska Native2500.56%

Oakland Park Population Pyramid 2020

Oakland Park Median Age

40.6


Total

41.3


Male

39.8


Female

Oakland Park Adults

There are 35,947 adults, (5,307 of whom are seniors) in Oakland Park.

Oakland Park Age Dependency

44.7

Age Dependency Ratio

17.3

Old Age Dependency Ratio

27.4

Child Dependency Ratio

Oakland Park Sex Ratio

Female

20,433

46.08%

Male

23,906

53.92%

Oakland Park Households and Families

Oakland Park Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

Oakland Park Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married62.5%37.5%
All53.5%46.5%
Non Family52.8%47.2%
Male51.2%48.8%
Female37.4%62.6%

53.5%

Rate of Home Ownership

Type Count Average Size Owned
All16,5152.6753.5
Non Family7,8951.5152.8
Married5,1053.4862.5
Female2,3033.9937.4
Male1,2124.3551.2

3.54

Average Family Size

2.67

Average Household Size

6.3%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

3.2%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

Oakland Park Education

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade2,4047.25%
9th to 12th Grade2,8768.67%
High School Graduate9,92629.93%
Some College6,05318.25%
Associates Degree3,41810.31%
Bachelors Degree5,64317.01%
Graduate Degree2,8488.59%

Oakland Park Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
White14,45813,3684,623
Hispanic8,9206,3271,605
Black8,1966,8111,689
Multiple Races1,9981,519388
Other Race1,067798184
Asian986819332
Native American23318016

The highest rate of high school graduation is among white people with a rate of 92.46%.

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among asian people with a rate of 33.67%.

Name Average Male Female
Overall$30,298$31,264$28,723
Less Than High School$19,469$21,836$12,475
High School Grad$23,933$24,018$23,805
Some College$31,116$36,214$28,397
Bachelors Degree$50,058$51,783$48,041
Graduate Degree$51,406$64,483$47,416

$30,298

Average Earnings

$31,264

Average Male

$28,723

Average Female

Oakland Park Language

Oakland Park Language by Age

Oakland Park Language

57.91% of Oakland Park residents speak only English, while 42.09% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 25.08% of the population.

Oakland Park Poverty

Oakland Park Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
Hispanic13,2032,69520.41%
White16,4322,31814.11%
Black12,1782,01716.56%
Other1,55565041.80%
Asian1,48152135.18%
Multiple3,11839512.67%
Native2508132.40%

17.24%

Overall Poverty Rate

14.25%

Male Poverty Rate

20.73%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Oakland Park

The race most likely to be in poverty in Oakland Park is Other, with 41.80% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Oakland Park is Multiple, with 12.67% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 3.32%. Among those working part-time, it was 21.06%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 28.43%.

Name Poverty
Less Than High School25.78%
High School17.43%
Some College10.18%
Bachelors or Greater9.92%
Name Poverty
Male Unemployed40.17%
Female Unemployed33.52%
Female Employed10.86%
Male Employed7.30%

Oakland Park Income

Oakland Park Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$50,380$65,440
Families$55,087$69,735
Married Families$66,961$80,584
Non Families$44,001$57,494

Oakland Park Marital Status

Oakland Park Marital Status

Marriage Rates

35.1%

Overall Marriage Rate

33.6%

Male Marriage Rate

36.8%

Female Marriage Rate

Oakland Park Married by Age and Sex

Oakland 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 35-44.

Oakland Park Marital Status by Race

Oakland Park Veterans

1,933

Number of Veterans

1,815

Male Veterans

118

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Vietnam620
First Gulf War374
Second Gulf War233
World War II139
Korea130
Name Veterans % of Total
White1,6327.40%
Black2422.66%
Hispanic2372.42%
2 or More291.33%
Other231.86%
Indian72.80%

$Oakland Park Veterans by Education

7.29%

Veteran Poverty Rate

30.47%

Veteran Disability Rate

Oakland Park Employment Status

72.4%

Labor Force Participation

66.5%

Employment Rate

8.1%

Unemployment Rate

Oakland Park 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

34.70%

Born in Florida

66.97%

Native Born

33.03%

Foreign Born

17.86%

Non Citizen

Place of Birth

66.97% of Oakland Park residents were born in the United States, with 34.70% having been born in Florida. 17.86% 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
202046,7717161.55%
201946,0557161.58%
201845,3394430.99%
201744,8967161.62%
201644,1803330.76%
201543,8474140.95%
201443,4333540.82%
201343,0793770.88%
201242,7025591.33%
201142,1437401.79%
201041,40310,4372.95%
200030,9664,6401.64%
199026,3263,3821.38%
198022,9446,6833.50%
197016,26110,93011.80%
19605,3310.00%