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The City of Oakland had a population of 1,621 as of July 1, 2021.
The primary coordinate point for Oakland is located at latitude 41.3092 and longitude -95.3967 in Pottawattamie County. The formal boundaries for the City of Oakland encompass a land area of 1.42 sq. miles and a water area of 0.16 sq. miles. Pottawattamie County is in the Central time zone (GMT -6). The elevation is 1,109 feet.
The City of Oakland has a C1 Census Class Code which indicates an active incorporated place that does not serve as a county subdivision equivalent. It also has a Functional Status Code of "A" which identifies an active government providing primary general-purpose functions.
|Total Population||1,621 (100%)|
|Population in Households||1,570 (96.9%)|
|Population in Families||1,287 (79.4%)|
|Population in Group Quarters1||51 ( 3.1%)|
|Median Household Income||$61,810|
|Average Household Income||$77,119|
|% of Income for Mortgage4||9%|
|Per Capita Income||$31,126|
|Total HU (Housing Units)||694 (100%)|
|Owner Occupied HU||458 (66.0%)|
|Renter Occupied HU||190 (27.4%)|
|Vacant Housing Units||46 ( 6.6%)|
|Median Home Value||$128,834|
|Average Home Value||$163,046|
|Housing Affordability Index3||275|
|Average Household Size||2.42|
|Average Family Size||3|
GROWTH RATE / YEAR
|Median Household Income||1.74%|
|Per Capita Income||2.57%|
|Owner Occupied HU||1.03%|
The table below compares Oakland to the other 1,008 incorporated cities, towns and CDPs in Iowa by rank and percentile using July 1, 2021 data. The location Ranked # 1 has the highest value. A location that ranks higher than 75% of its peers would be in the 75th percentile of the peer group.
|Total Population||# 194||81st|
|Population Density||# 324||68th|
|Median Household Income||# 440||56th|
|Housing Affordability Index||# 761||75th|
|Per Capita Income||# 483||52nd|
|Diversity Index||# 313||69th|
Additional comparisons and rankings can be made with a VERY EASY TO USE Iowa Census Data Comparison Tool.