Oakton, Virginia Population 2021

36,997
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Oakton is a city located in Fairfax County Virginia. Oakton has a 2020 population of 36,997. Oakton is currently declining at a rate of 0.00% annually and its population has increased by 8.29% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 34,166 in 2010. Oakton reached it's highest population of in .

The average household income in Oakton is $171,163 with a poverty rate of 6.87%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $1,923 per month, and the median house value is $631,700. The median age in Oakton is 38.3 years, 36 years for males, and 39.4 years for females.

Oakton Demographics

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

  • White: 62.20%
  • Asian: 22.22%
  • Black or African American: 5.76%
  • Two or more races: 5.51%
  • Other race: 4.01%
  • Native American: 0.30%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0.00%
The current population of Oakton, Virginia is 36,997 based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates. The US Census estimates the 2018 population at 36,997.The last official US Census in 2010 recorded the population at 34,166.

Oakton, Virginia Population 2021

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White23,01362.20%
Asian8,22122.22%
Black or African American2,1305.76%
Two or More Races2,0395.51%
Some Other Race1,4844.01%
American Indian and Alaska Native1100.30%
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Oakton Population by Race

Oakton Population Pyramid $2021

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Oakton Median Age

38.3


Total

36


Male

39.4


Female

Oakton Adults

There are 28,431 adults, (4,900 of whom are seniors) in Oakton.

Oakton Age Dependency

57.2

Age Dependency Ratio

20.8

Old Age Dependency Ratio

36.4

Child Dependency Ratio

Oakton Sex Ratio

Female

18,491

49.98%

Male

18,506

50.02%

Oakton Population by Age

Oakton Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

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Oakton Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Male53%47%
Non Family53.4%46.6%
Female54.9%45.1%
All67.5%32.5%
Married78%22%

67.5%

Rate of Home Ownership

Oakton Households and Families

Type Count Average Size Owned
All13,5562.7367.5
Married7,7433.3678
Non Family4,3211.453.4
Female1,0523.2154.9
Male4403.453

3.28

Average Family Size

2.73

Average Household Size

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Oakton Households by Type

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Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade6402.53%
9th to 12th Grade7653.02%
High School Graduate2,1048.31%
Some College2,68610.61%
Associates Degree1,0424.12%
Bachelors Degree7,82830.93%
Graduate Degree10,24040.47%
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Oakton Educational Attainment by Sex (over 25)

Oakton Educational Attainment by Race

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Race Total High School Bachelors
White14,44614,19011,071
Asian5,9935,6084,378
Hispanic2,8312,2311,285
Black1,2771,128720
Other Race811602363
2+ Races730701549
Native American898938

The highest rate of high school graduation is among native american people with a rate of 100.00%.

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among white people with a rate of 76.64%.

Oakton Educational Attainment by Race

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Name Average Male Female
Overall$73,642$86,956$62,619
Less Than 9th Grade$22,177$36,143$18,652
High School Graduate$38,830$43,676$30,000
Some College$50,330$52,529$47,670
Bachelors Degree$73,722$79,152$68,250
Graduate Degree$104,349$132,580$80,768

$73,642

Average Earnings

$86,956

Average Male

$62,619

Average Female

Oakton Earnings by Educational Attainment

Oakton Language by Age

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Oakton Language

60.17% of Oakton residents speak only English, while 39.83% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Asian and Pacific Island languages, which is spoken by 14.92% of the population.

Oakton Language

Oakton Poverty by Race

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Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White19,8431,0835.46%
Asian8,2066237.59%
Hispanic4,86361212.58%
Other1,48437024.93%
Black2,1131778.38%
Multiple2,039602.94%

6.87%

Overall Poverty Rate

7.62%

Male Poverty Rate

6.13%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Oakton

The race most likely to be in poverty in Oakton is Other, with 24.93% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Oakton is Multiple, with 2.94% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 0.52%. Among those working part-time, it was 13.96%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 12.02%.

Oakton Poverty

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Name Poverty
Less Than 9th Grade12.53%
Some College7.08%
High School5.99%
Bachelors or Greater2.60%

Oakton Poverty Rate by Education

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Rate Poverty
Male Unemployed42.93%
Female Unemployed7.27%
Female Employed4.44%
Male Employed3.43%

Oakton Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Oakton Income by Household Type

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Name Median Mean
Households$132,256$171,163
Families$161,776$201,928
Married Families$177,302-
Non Families$80,983$101,588
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Income by Household Type

Oakton Marital Status

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Marriage Rates

56.6%

Overall Marriage Rate

58.2%

Male Marriage Rate

55.1%

Female Marriage Rate

Oakton Married by Age and Sex

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Oakton 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 45-54.

Oakton Marital Status by Race

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Oakton Marital Status

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1,726

Number of Veterans

1,472

Male Veterans

254

Female Veterans

War Veterans
First Gulf War615
Second Gulf War537
Vietnam530
World War II103
Korea85

Oakton Veterans by War

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Age Group Veterans
35 to 54626
75+407
55 to 64311
65 to 74288
18 to 3494

Oakton Veterans by Age

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Name Veterans % of Total
White1,4858.14%
Hispanic1815.67%
Black1279.03%
2+ Races677.27%
Asian360.54%
Native American1110.89%

Oakton Veterans by Race

Oakton Veterans by Education

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2.20%

Veteran Poverty Rate

17.56%

Veteran Disability Rate

Oakton Veterans by Education

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71.2%

Labor Force Participation

68.2%

Employment Rate

3.5%

Unemployment Rate

Oakton Employment by Age

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Oakton Employment by Race

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Oakton 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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26.86%

Born in Oakton

66.63%

Native Born

33.37%

Foreign Born

14.97%

Non Citizen

18.39%

Naturalized

Place of Birth

66.63% of Oakton residents were born in the United States, with 26.86% having been born in Virginia. 14.97% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Asia.

Oakton Place of Birth

Note: 2020 and 2021 data is projected
Year Population Growth Annual Growth Rate
202136,9970.00%
202036,9970.00%
201936,997-188-0.51%
201837,185190.05%
201737,1664181.14%
201636,74890.02%
201536,739-121-0.33%
201436,8601,2163.41%
201335,6441,2803.72%
201234,3649372.80%
201133,427-739-2.16%
201034,1660.00%

Oakton Population by Year