Oakley, California Population 2022

44,941
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Oakley is a city located in Contra Costa County California. With a 2020 population of 44,941, it is the 205th largest city in California and the 985th largest city in the United States. Oakley is currently growing at a rate of 1.79% annually and its population has increased by 3.65% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 43,357 in 2020. Spanning over 16 miles, Oakley has a population density of 2,833 people per square mile.

The average household income in Oakley is $112,457 with a poverty rate of 7.06%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $1,779 per month, and the median house value is $469,100. The median age in Oakley is 33.5 years, 32.1 years for males, and 34.6 years for females.

Oakley Demographics

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

  • White: 57.79%
  • Other race: 12.58%
  • Two or more races: 11.33%
  • Black or African American: 8.19%
  • Asian: 7.48%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 1.55%
  • Native American: 1.08%
The current population of Oakley, California is 44,941 based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates.The last official US Census in 2020 recorded the population at 43,357.

Oakley, California Population 2022

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White24,07257.79%
Black or African American3,4138.19%
American Indian and Alaska Native4491.08%
Asian3,1157.48%
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander6461.55%
Some Other Race5,24012.58%
Two or More Races4,72111.33%
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Oakley Population by Race

Oakley Population Pyramid 2022

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Oakley Median Age

35.4


Total

34.8


Male

35.6


Female

Oakley Adults

There are 29,932 adults, (3,923 of whom are seniors) in Oakley.

Oakley Age Dependency

Age Dependency Ratio

15.1

Old Age Dependency Ratio

45.1

Child Dependency Ratio

Oakley Sex Ratio

Female

21,101

50.66%

Male

20,555

49.34%

Oakley Population by Age

Oakley Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

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Oakley Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married83.1%16.9%
All75.8%24.2%
Non Family70.1%29.9%
Female56.9%43.1%
Male45.3%54.7%

75.8%

Rate of Home Ownership

Oakley Households and Families

Type Count Average Size Owned
All12,1333.4275.8
Married7,9973.9283.1
Male6543.7345.3
Female1,4033.6756.9
Non Family2,0791.2570.1

3.71

Average Family Size

3.42

Average Household Size

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Oakley Households by Type

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Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade1,4485.57%
9th to 12th Grade1,6996.53%
High School Graduate7,44328.61%
Some College7,22727.78%
Associates Degree2,95811.37%
Bachelors Degree3,73114.34%
Graduate Degree1,5075.79%
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Oakley Educational Attainment by Sex (over 25)

Oakley Educational Attainment by Race

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Race Total High School Bachelors
Asian2,1561,888866
Black2,0891,907699
2+ Races1,9251,556381
White12,98412,5122,457
Hispanic7,2825,333986
Other Race2,9772,103302
Native American26916921
Islander49334024

The highest rate of high school graduation is among white people with a rate of 96.36%.

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among asian people with a rate of 40.17%.

Oakley Educational Attainment by Race

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Name Average Male Female
Overall$52,668$65,961$38,555
Less Than 9th Grade$40,822$60,858$21,721
High School Graduate$47,105$57,477$31,243
Some College$50,107$82,910$36,304
Bachelors Degree$75,259$73,671$80,250
Graduate Degree$82,925$101,145$74,103

$52,668

Average Earnings

$65,961

Average Male

$38,555

Average Female

Oakley Earnings by Educational Attainment

Oakley Language by Age

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Oakley Language

71.86% of Oakley residents speak only English, while 28.14% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 19.52% of the population.

Oakley Language

Oakley Poverty by Race

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Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
Black3,40273321.55%
Asian3,1102668.55%
Hispanic13,4898856.56%
Multiple4,5552525.53%
White18,2608174.47%
Native449153.34%
Other520NaN%

7.06%

Overall Poverty Rate

7.51%

Male Poverty Rate

6.63%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Oakley

The race most likely to be in poverty in Oakley is Black, with 21.55% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Oakley is Other, with NaN% 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 9.36%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 13.11%.

Oakley Poverty

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Name Poverty
Less Than 9th Grade7.83%
High School7.76%
Some College5.80%
Bachelors or Greater2.37%

Oakley Poverty Rate by Education

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Rate Poverty
Male Employed3.52%
Male Unemployed17.44%
Female Employed3.49%
Female Unemployed17.40%

Oakley Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Oakley Income by Household Type

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Name Median Mean
Households$103,552$114,435
Families$107,969$120,750
Married Families$125,888-
Non Families$27,482$62,295
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Income by Household Type

Oakley Marital Status

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Marriage Rates

55.4%

Overall Marriage Rate

57.9%

Male Marriage Rate

53.0%

Female Marriage Rate

Oakley Married by Age and Sex

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Oakley 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 45-54.

Oakley Marital Status by Race

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Oakley Marital Status

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1,725

Number of Veterans

Male Veterans

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Second Gulf War370
First Gulf War357
Vietnam521
Korea127
World War II3

Oakley Veterans by War

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Age Group Veterans
18 to 34306
35 to 54431
55 to 64283
65 to 74467
75+238

Oakley Veterans by Age

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Name Veterans % of Total
White1,2957.17%
Black1184.78%
Native American3310.61%
Asian1094.58%
Islander244.27%
Other Race70.19%
2+ Races1395.78%
Hispanic1581.81%

Oakley Veterans by Race

Oakley Veterans by Education

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4.88%

Veteran Poverty Rate

27.25%

Veteran Disability Rate

Oakley Veterans by Education

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69.3%

Labor Force Participation

65.1%

Employment Rate

6%

Unemployment Rate

Oakley Employment by Age

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Oakley Employment by Race

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Oakley 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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70.95%

Born in Oakley

84.67%

Native Born

15.33%

Foreign Born

6.20%

Non Citizen

9.14%

Naturalized

Place of Birth

84.67% of Oakley residents were born in the United States, with 70.95% having been born in California. 6.20% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Latin America.

Oakley Place of Birth

Note: 2021 and 2022 data is projected
Year Population Growth Annual Growth Rate
19701,3060.00%
19802,8161,5107.99%
199018,37415,55820.63%
200025,6197,2453.38%
201035,4329,8133.30%
201136,2247922.24%
201237,0167922.19%
201337,8087922.14%
201438,6007922.09%
201539,3927922.05%
201640,1847922.01%
201740,9767921.97%
201841,7687921.93%
201942,5607921.90%
202043,3577971.87%
202144,1497921.83%
202244,9417921.79%

Oakley Population by Year