Oakland City, Indiana

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Population in 2013: 2,432 (99% urban, 1% rural). Population change since 2000: -6.0%
 
Males: 1,127  (46.4%)
Females: 1,305  (53.6%)
Median resident age:  40.3 years
Indiana median age:  37.3 years

Zip codes: 47660.

Estimated median household income in 2013: $28,844 (it was $28,532 in 2000)
Oakland City:

$28,844
IN:

$47,529

Estimated per capita income in 2013: $15,916 (it was $13,806 in 2000)

Oakland City city income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2013: $67,767 (it was $52,300 in 2000)
Oakland City:

$67,767
IN:

$122,200

Median gross rent in 2013: $602.

  • Races in Oakland City, IN (2013)

    Oakland City races chart
    • 2,47693.8%White alone
    • 662.5%Hispanic
    • 411.6%Black alone
    • 230.9%American Indian alone
    • 100.4%Two or more races
    • 60.2%Asian alone

Races in Oakland City detailed stats: ancestries, foreign born residents, place of birth

Mar. 2013 cost of living index in Oakland City: 83.3 (low, U.S. average is 100)
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Ancestries: German (24.6%), United States (17.5%), Irish (14.5%), English (13.0%), French (3.3%), Scottish (3.3%).

Current Local Time: CST time zone

Incorporated in 1885

Elevation: 461 feet

Land area: 1.10 square miles.

Population density: 2,211 people per square mile   (low).

Oakland City,IN real estate house value index trend

Oakland City, Indiana map

For population 25 years and over in Oakland City:

  • High school or higher: 80.7%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 12.2%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 7.0%
  • Unemployed: 9.2%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 26.4 minutes

For population 15 years and over in Oakland City city:

  • Never married: 29.1%
  • Now married: 38.4%
  • Separated: 2.3%
  • Widowed: 9.2%
  • Divorced: 21.1%

24 residents are foreign born

This city:

0.9%
Indiana:

4.8%



According to our research of Indiana and other state lists there were 18 registered sex offenders living in Oakland City, Indiana as of July 30, 2015.
The ratio of number of residents in Oakland City to the number of sex offenders is 135 to 1.


Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2013: $540 (0.8%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2013: $351 (0.6%)

Oakland City satellite photo by USGS

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Evansville, IN (27.3 miles , pop. 121,582).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Louisville, KY (87.1 miles , pop. 256,231).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Chicago, IL (242.9 miles , pop. 2,896,016).

Nearest cities: Somerville, IN (2.1 miles ), Francisco, IN (2.3 miles ), Mackey, IN (2.5 miles) , Spurgeon, IN (2.8 miles ), Winslow, IN (2.8 miles ), Lynnville, IN (3.1 miles ), Petersburg, IN (3.4 miles ), Princeton, IN (3.5 miles ).

Latitude: 38.34 N, Longitude: 87.35 W

Area code: 812

Oakland City household income distribution Oakland City home values distribution

Crime rates in Oakland City by Year
Type 2008 2009 2010 2011 2012
Murders 00000
per 100,000 0.00.00.00.00.0
Rapes 00001
per 100,000 0.00.00.00.041.0
Robberies 11010
per 100,000 39.739.90.041.00.0
Assaults 24430
per 100,000 79.3159.7159.0122.90.0
Burglaries 15168187
per 100,000 595.0638.7318.0737.4287.2
Thefts 5142435329
per 100,000 2,023.01,676.61,709.12,171.21,190.0
Auto thefts 12013
per 100,000 39.779.80.041.0123.1
Arson 00100
per 100,000 0.00.039.70.00.0
City-data.com crime index (higher means more crime, U.S. average = 272.2) 159.8168.7127.4185.9114.9

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City-data.com crime index counts serious crimes more heavily. It adjusts for the number of visitors and daily workers commuting into cities.

Crime rate in Oakland City detailed stats: murders, rapes, robberies, assaults, burglaries, thefts, arson
Full-time law enforcement employees in 2013, including police officers: 4 (4 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

1.65
Indiana average:

1.97
Unemployment in June 2014:
Here:

5.5%
Indiana:

6.1%

Unemployment by year (%)

Historical population

Historical housing units


Population change in the 1990s: -286 (-10.0%).
Most common industries in 2013 (%)
Males Females
  • Manufacturing (22%)
  • Transportation and warehousing (12%)
  • Other services, except public administration (11%)
  • Educational services (10%)
  • Retail trade (9%)
  • Mining, quarrying, and oil and gas extraction (7%)
  • Construction (7%)
  • Manufacturing (20%)
  • Health care and social assistance (17%)
  • Retail trade (15%)
  • Educational services (14%)
  • Accommodation and food services (11%)
  • Arts, entertainment, and recreation (7%)
  • Other services, except public administration (6%)
Most common occupations in 2013 (%)
Males Females
  • Production occupations (17%)
  • Transportation occupations (15%)
  • Installation, maintenance, and repair occupations (10%)
  • Construction and extraction occupations (7%)
  • Management occupations (7%)
  • Office and administrative support occupations (7%)
  • Fire fighting and prevention, and other protective service workers including supervisors (6%)
  • Food preparation and serving related occupations (17%)
  • Production occupations (17%)
  • Office and administrative support occupations (14%)
  • Sales and related occupations (12%)
  • Education, training, and library occupations (6%)
  • Business and financial operations occupations (6%)
  • Health technologists and technicians (5%)

Work and jobs in Oakland City: detailed stats about occupations, industries, unemployment, workers, commute

Average climate in Oakland City, Indiana

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

Oakland City, Indiana average temperatures Oakland City, Indiana average precipitation Oakland City, Indiana humidity Oakland City, Indiana wind speed Oakland City, Indiana snowfall Oakland City, Indiana sunshine Oakland City, Indiana clear and cloudy days

Tornado activity:

Oakland City-area historical tornado activity is slightly below Indiana state average. It is 56% greater than the overall U.S. average.

On 6/2/1990, a category F4 (max. wind speeds 207-260 mph) tornado 11.2 miles away from the Oakland City city center killed 6 people and injured 60 people and caused between $5,000,000 and $50,000,000 in damages.

On 1/7/1989, a category F4 tornado 20.0 miles away from the city center injured 55 people and caused between $5,000,000 and $50,000,000 in damages.

Earthquake activity:

Oakland City-area historical earthquake activity is slightly above Indiana state average. It is 76% smaller than the overall U.S. average.

On 4/18/2008 at 09:36:59, a magnitude 5.4 (5.1 MB, 4.8 MS, 5.4 MW, 5.2 MW, Depth: 8.9 mi, Class: Moderate, Intensity: VI - VII) earthquake occurred 30.2 miles away from the city center
On 6/10/1987 at 23:48:54, a magnitude 5.1 (4.9 MB, 4.4 MS, 4.6 MS, 5.1 LG) earthquake occurred 44.3 miles away from Oakland City center
On 6/18/2002 at 17:37:15, a magnitude 5.0 (4.3 MB, 4.6 MW, 5.0 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 33.8 miles away from the city center
On 4/18/2008 at 15:14:16, a magnitude 4.8 (4.5 MB, 4.8 MW, 4.6 MW, Depth: 6.2 mi, Class: Light, Intensity: IV - V) earthquake occurred 28.7 miles away from the city center
On 4/3/1974 at 23:05:02, a magnitude 4.7 (4.5 MB, 4.7 LG) earthquake occurred 44.1 miles away from Oakland City center
On 7/27/1980 at 18:52:21, a magnitude 5.2 (5.1 MB, 4.7 MS, 5.0 UK, 5.2 UK) earthquake occurred 185.1 miles away from the city center
Magnitude types: regional Lg-wave magnitude (LG), body-wave magnitude (MB), surface-wave magnitude (MS), moment magnitude (MW)

Natural disasters:

The number of natural disasters in Gibson County (17) is greater than the US average (12).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 15
Emergencies Declared: 2

Causes of natural disasters: Floods: 12, Storms: 9, Tornadoes: 6, Winter Storms: 2, Blizzard: 1, Hurricane: 1, Snow: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Oakland City topographic map

Birthplace of: Bill Shanner - Baseball player.

Hospitals and medical centers in Oakland City:

  • WIRTH REGIONAL HOSPITAL (HWY 64 WEST RR 3 BOX 14A)
  • GOOD SAMARITAN HOME AND REHABILITATIVE CENTER (231 N JACKSON ST)

Other hospitals and medical centers near Oakland City:

  • PIKE COUNTY ARC MILL (Hospital, about 8 miles away; WINSLOW, IN)
  • TRANSITIONAL SERVICES INC (Hospital, about 10 miles away; LYNNVILLE, IN)
  • GOLDEN LIVING CENTER-PETERSBURG (Nursing Home, about 11 miles away; PETERSBURG, IN)
  • AMBER MANOR CARE CENTER (Nursing Home, about 12 miles away; PETERSBURG, IN)
  • GIBSON COUNTY ARC PRINCE (Hospital, about 12 miles away; PRINCETON, IN)
  • BETTER LIVING HOME HEALTH CARE, INC (Home Health Center, about 12 miles away; PRINCETON, IN)
  • WATERS OF PRINCETON THE (Nursing Home, about 13 miles away; PRINCETON, IN)

College/University in Oakland City:

  • Oakland City University (Full-time enrollment: 1,390; Location: 138 N Lucretia St; Private, not-for-profit; Website: www.oak.edu; Offers Doctor's degree)

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Oakland City:

  • Wabash Valley College (about 25 miles; Mount Carmel, IL; Full-time enrollment: 2,142)
  • Vincennes University (about 26 miles; Vincennes, IN; FT enrollment: 9,876)
  • University of Evansville (about 28 miles; Evansville, IN; FT enrollment: 2,688)
  • University of Southern Indiana (about 32 miles; Evansville, IN; FT enrollment: 9,532)
  • Owensboro Community and Technical College (about 46 miles; Owensboro, KY; FT enrollment: 2,754)
  • Madisonville Community College (about 69 miles; Madisonville, KY; FT enrollment: 2,082)
  • Indiana University-Bloomington (about 73 miles; Bloomington, IN; FT enrollment: 39,039)

Public high school in Oakland City:

Public elementary/middle schools in Oakland City:

See full list of schools located in Oakland City, School District: EAST GIBSON SCHOOL CORPORATION

Library in Oakland City:

  • OAKLAND CITY-COLUMBIA TOWNSHIP PUBLIC LIBRARY (Operating income: $153,640; Location: 210 SOUTH MAIN STREET; 27,070 books; 1,300 audio materials; 2,000 video materials; 1 local licensed databases; 37 state licensed databases; 1 other licensed databases; 68 print serial subscriptions)

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Notable location: Oakland City Fire Department (A). Display/hide its location on the map

Park in Oakland City: Wirth Park (1). Display/hide its location on the map

Hotel: Diplomat Motel (Highway 57 North).

Gibson County has a predicted average indoor radon screening level between 2 and 4 pCi/L (pico curies per liter) - Moderate Potential

Air pollution and air quality trends
(lower is better)

Air Quality Index (AQI) level in 2012 was 75.7. This is about average.

City:

75.7
U.S.:

74.2

Nitrogen Dioxide (NO2) [ppb] level in 2008 was 9.34. This is significantly worse than average. Closest monitor was 11.9 miles away from the city center.

City:

9.34
U.S.:

6.58

Sulfur Dioxide (SO2) [ppb] level in 2008 was 3.99. This is significantly worse than average. Closest monitor was 23.0 miles away from the city center.

City:

3.99
U.S.:

1.93

Particulate Matter (PM10) [µg/m3] level in 2008 was 18.8. This is about average. Closest monitor was 23.0 miles away from the city center.

City:

18.8
U.S.:

20.2

Particulate Matter (PM2.5) [µg/m3] level in 2012 was 10.4. This is about average. Closest monitor was 1.9 miles away from the city center.

City:

10.4
U.S.:

9.1
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2013: 22.0%
(21.2% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 31.7% for Hispanic or Latino residents, 100.0% for American Indian residents)
Average household size:
This city:  2.2 people
Indiana:  2.5 people

Percentage of family households:
This city:  58.4%
Whole state:  66.9%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This city:  6.7%
Whole state:  6.9%

Likely homosexual households (counted as self-reported same-sex unmarried-partner households)
  • Lesbian couples: 0.2% of all households
  • Gay men: 0.2% of all households
194 people in college/university student housing in 2010
75 people in nursing facilities/skilled-nursing facilities in 2010
202 people in college dormitories (includes college quarters off campus) in 2000
88 people in nursing homes in 2000

Oakland City, Indiana environmental map by EPA

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Oakland City compared to Indiana state average:

  • Median household income below state average.
  • Median house value below state average.
  • Unemployed percentage below state average.
  • Black race population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Hispanic race population percentage below state average.
  • Foreign-born population percentage significantly below state average.
  • House age above state average.
  • Institutionalized population percentage above state average.

Banks with branches in Oakland City (2011 data):

  • Fifth Third Bank: Oakland City Branch at 117 North Main Street, branch established on 1889/01/01. Info updated 2009/10/05: Bank assets: $114,540.4 mil, Deposits: $89,689.1 mil, headquarters in Cincinnati, OH, positive income, Commercial Lending Specialization, 1378 total offices, Holding Company: Fifth Third Bancorp
  • German American Bancorp: Oakland City Branch at Rural Route 3 Box 14c, branch established on 2007/06/11. Info updated 2011/02/01: Bank assets: $1,866.8 mil, Deposits: $1,578.2 mil, headquarters in Jasper, IN, positive income, Commercial Lending Specialization, 36 total offices, Holding Company: German American Bancorp, Inc.

Educational Attainment (%) in 2013

School Enrollment by Level of School (%) in 2013

Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

10.2
Indiana average:

11.1

Oakland City travel time to work - commute Oakland City mode of transportation to work chart

Most commonly used house heating fuel:

  • Utility gas (73%)
  • Electricity (25%)
  • Other fuel (1%)
  • Coal or coke (1%)

Presidential Elections Results

1996 2000 2004 2008 2012

1996 Presidential Elections Results

2000 Presidential Elections Results

2004 Presidential Elections Results

2008 Presidential Elections Results

2012 Presidential Elections Results

Graphs represent county-level data. Detailed 2008 Election Results

Religion statistics for Oakland City city (based on Gibson County data)

ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Catholic6,2436
Evangelical Protestant3,66828
Mainline Protestant3,23228
Black Protestant6754
Other11
None19,684-
Source: Clifford Grammich, Kirk Hadaway, Richard Houseal, Dale E.Jones, Alexei Krindatch, Richie Stanley and Richard H.Taylor. 2012. 2010 U.S.Religion Census: Religious Congregations & Membership Study. Association of Statisticians of American Religious Bodies. Jones, Dale E., et al. 2002. Congregations and Membership in the United States 2000. Nashville, TN: Glenmary Research Center. Graphs represent county-level data

Food Environment Statistics:

Number of grocery stores: 6
Gibson County:

1.83 / 10,000 pop.
Indiana:

1.73 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 13
Gibson County:

3.97 / 10,000 pop.
State:

3.57 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 25
Here:

7.64 / 10,000 pop.
State:

6.78 / 10,000 pop.
Adult diabetes rate:
This county:

9.6%
Indiana:

9.2%
Adult obesity rate:
Gibson County:

28.2%
Indiana:

29.0%
Low-income preschool obesity rate:
This county:

11.9%
State:

14.3%
Local government employment and payroll (March 2012)
Function Full-time employees Monthly full-time payroll Average yearly full-time wage Part-time employees Monthly part-time payroll
Financial Administration 1$3,201$38,4122$4,251
Other Government Administration 0$0 6$3,804
Police Protection - Officers 4$12,398$37,1942$3,100
Streets and Highways 2$5,730$34,3800$0
Sewerage 3$9,139$36,5560$0
Parks and Recreation 0$0 1$113
Water Supply 4$11,734$35,2020$0
Other and Unallocable 0$0 1$71
Totals for Government 14$42,202$36,17312$11,339

Oakland City government finances - Expenditure in 2002 (per resident):

  • Current Operations - Water Utilities: $447,000 ($183.80)
    Sewerage: $315,000 ($129.52)
    Police Protection: $233,000 ($95.81)
    Regular Highways: $117,000 ($48.11)
    Fire Protection: $112,000 ($46.05)
    Central Staff Services: $78,000 ($32.07)
    General - Other: $73,000 ($30.02)
    Parks & Recreation: $14,000 ($5.76)
    Financial Administration: $8,000 ($3.29)
    Judicial and Legal Services: $2,000 ($0.82)
  • General - Interest on Debt: $24,000 ($9.87)
  • Other Capital Outlay - Fire Protection: $15,000 ($6.17)
    General - Other: $14,000 ($5.76)
  • Total Salaries & Wages: $570,000 ($234.38)
  • Water Utilities - Interest on Debt: $66,000 ($27.14)

Oakland City government finances - Revenue in 2002 (per resident):

  • Charges - Sewerage: $398,000 ($163.65)
    All Other: $1,000 ($0.41)
    Parks & Recreation: $1,000 ($0.41)
  • Local Intergovernmental - Highways: $20,000 ($8.22)
  • Miscellaneous - Interest Earnings: $26,000 ($10.69)
    General Revenue, NEC: $13,000 ($5.35)
    Property Sale Other: $3,000 ($1.23)
    Rents: $1,000 ($0.41)
  • Revenue - Water Utilities: $549,000 ($225.74)
  • State Intergovernmental - All Other: $76,000 ($31.25)
    General Support: $76,000 ($31.25)
    Highways: $6,000 ($2.47)
  • Tax - Property: $332,000 ($136.51)
    Individual Income: $68,000 ($27.96)
    Public Utilities: $6,000 ($2.47)
    NEC: $2,000 ($0.82)

Oakland City government finances - Debt in 2002 (per resident):

  • Long Term Debt Beginning Outstanding - Water Utilities: $1,032,000 ($424.34)
  • Long Term Debt Beginning Outstanding, NEC: $565,000 ($232.32)
  • Long Term Debt Issue, Unspecified - Other NEC: $173,000 ($71.13)
  • Long Term Debt Outstanding Nonguaranteed - Water Utilities: $1,019,000 ($419.00)
    Other, NEC: $668,000 ($274.67)
  • Long Term Debt Retired Unspecified - Other, NEC: $70,000 ($28.78)
    Water Utilities: $13,000 ($5.35)

Oakland City government finances - Cash and Securities in 2002 (per resident):

  • Bond Fund - Cash & Deposits: $260,000 ($106.91)
  • Other Funds - Cash & Deposits: $642,000 ($263.98)

5.04% of this county's 2011 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2010 ($37,111 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

5.04%
Indiana average:

5.59%

10 or fewer of this county's residents moved from foreign countries between 2010 and 2011.

Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2010 and 2011:
from Vanderburgh County, IN  1.25% ($39,883 average AGI)
from Pike County, IN  0.38% ($24,796)
from Warrick County, IN  0.33% ($63,581)


5.27% of this county's 2010 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2011 ($35,656 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

5.27%
Indiana average:

5.83%

10 or fewer of this county's residents moved to foreign countries between 2010 and 2011.

Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2010 and 2011:
to Vanderburgh County, IN  1.50% ($36,939 average AGI)
to Pike County, IN  0.32% ($34,262)
to Warrick County, IN  0.32% ($39,667)

Strongest AM radio stations in Oakland City:

  • WVHI (1330 AM; 5 kW; EVANSVILLE, IN)
  • WGBF (1280 AM; 5 kW; EVANSVILLE, IN; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • WHAS (840 AM; 50 kW; LOUISVILLE, KY; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • WRAY (1250 AM; 1 kW; PRINCETON, IN; Owner: PRINCETON BROADCASTING CO., INC.)
  • WIBC (1070 AM; 50 kW; INDIANAPOLIS, IN; Owner: EMMIS RADIO LICENSE CORPORATION)
  • WSM (650 AM; 50 kW; NASHVILLE, TN; Owner: GAYLORD ENTERTAINMENT COMPANY)
  • WVJS (1420 AM; 5 kW; OWENSBORO, KY; Owner: TSB III, LLC)
  • KXEN (1010 AM; 50 kW; FESTUS-ST. LOUIS, MO; Owner: BDJ RADIO ENTERPRISES, LLC)
  • WLW (700 AM; 50 kW; CINCINNATI, OH; Owner: JACOR BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • WITZ (990 AM; 1 kW; JASPER, IN; Owner: JASPER ON THE AIR, INC.)
  • KMOX (1120 AM; 50 kW; ST. LOUIS, MO; Owner: INFINITY BROADCASTING OPERATIONS, INC.)
  • WKDA (1200 AM; 50 kW; NASHVILLE, TN; Owner: RADIO NASHVILLE, INC.)
  • WAMB (1160 AM; 50 kW; DONELSON, TN; Owner: GREAT SOUTHERN BROADCASTING COMPANY, INC.)

Strongest FM radio stations in Oakland City:

  • WBGW (101.5 FM; FORT BRANCH, IN; Owner: MUSIC MINISTRIES, INC.)
  • WNIN-FM (88.3 FM; EVANSVILLE, IN; Owner: TRI-STATE PUBLIC TELEPLEX, INC.)
  • WRAY-FM (98.1 FM; PRINCETON, IN; Owner: PRINCETON BROADCASTING CO., INC.)
  • WBTO-FM (102.3 FM; PETERSBURG, IN; Owner: THE ORIGINAL COMPANY, INC)
  • WBHW (88.7 FM; LOOGOOTEE, IN; Owner: MUSIC MINISTRIES, INC.)
  • WSJD (100.5 FM; PRINCETON, IN; Owner: WSJD, INC.)
  • WKDQ (99.5 FM; HENDERSON, KY; Owner: REGENT BROADCASTING OF EVANSVILLE/OWENSBORO, INC.)
  • WYXY (107.1 FM; BOONVILLE, IN; Owner: BOONVILLE BROADCASTING CO., INC.)
  • WWBL (106.5 FM; WASHINGTON, IN; Owner: OLD NORTHWEST BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • WAXL (103.3 FM; SANTA CLAUS, IN; Owner: DUBOIS COUNTY BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • WVUB (91.1 FM; VINCENNES, IN; Owner: VINCENNES UNIVERSITY)
  • WJLT (105.3 FM; EVANSVILLE, IN; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • WSTO (96.1 FM; OWENSBORO, KY; Owner: TSB III, LLC)
  • WJPS-FM (93.5 FM; CHANDLER, IN; Owner: SOUTH CENTRAL COMMUNICATIONS CORP.)
  • WIKY-FM (104.1 FM; EVANSVILLE, IN; Owner: SOUTH CENTRAL B/C CORPORATION)
  • WABX (107.5 FM; EVANSVILLE, IN; Owner: SOUTH CENTRAL COMMUNICATIONS CORP.)
  • WGZB-FM (96.5 FM; CORYDON, IN; Owner: BLUE CHIP BROADCASTING LICENSES II, LTD.)
  • WBDC (100.9 FM; HUNTINGBURG, IN; Owner: DUBOIS COUNTY BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • WITZ-FM (104.7 FM; JASPER, IN; Owner: JASPER ON THE AIR, INC.)
  • WYNG (94.9 FM; MOUNT CARMEL, IL; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)

TV broadcast stations around Oakland City:

  • WTVW (Channel 7; EVANSVILLE, IN; Owner: QUORUM OF INDIANA LICENSE, LLC)
  • WNIN (Channel 9; EVANSVILLE, IN; Owner: TRI-STATE PUBLIC TELEPLEX, INC.)
  • K55HL (Channel 55; CAPE GIRARDEAU, MO; Owner: MS COMMUNICATIONS, LLC)
  • WFIE (Channel 14; EVANSVILLE, IN; Owner: LIBCO, INC.)
  • WEVV (Channel 44; EVANSVILLE, IN; Owner: COMCORP OF INDIANA LICENSE CORP.)
  • WEHT (Channel 25; EVANSVILLE, IN; Owner: GILMORE BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • WVUT (Channel 22; VINCENNES, IN; Owner: BOARD OF TRUSTEES FOR THE VINCENNES UNIV.)
  • WIKY-LP (Channel 5; EVANSVILLE, ETC., IN; Owner: SOUTH CENTRAL COMMUNICATIONS CORP.)
  • W06BD (Channel 6; PRINCETON, IN; Owner: NORTH GIBSON SCHOOL CORPORATION)
  • WJTS-LP (Channel 27; JASPER, IN; Owner: PAUL E. KNIES)
  • WAZE-LP (Channel 17; EVANSVILLE, IN; Owner: SOUTH CENTRAL COMMUNICATIONS CORP.)
  • WEOA-LP (Channel 50; EVANSVILLE, IN; Owner: SOUTH CENTRAL COMMUNICATIONS CORP.)
  • W23BV (Channel 23; EVANSVILLE, IN; Owner: BETHEL SANITARIUM)
Oakland City fatal accident statistics for 1975 - 2013

Fatal road traffic accident statistics for 1975 - 2013 (per 100,000 population)

See more detailed statistics of Oakland City fatal car crashes and road traffic accidents for 1975 - 2013 here
  • National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
  • 1Number of bridges
  • 1m3ftTotal length
  • $200,000Total costs
  • 350Total average daily traffic
  • 10Total average daily truck traffic
  • 525Total future (year 2030) average daily traffic
Home Mortgage Disclosure Act Aggregated Statistics For Year 2009
(Based on 1 partial tract)
C) Refinancings
NumberAverage Value
LOANS ORIGINATED1$93,540
APPLICATIONS APPROVED, NOT ACCEPTED0$0
APPLICATIONS DENIED0$0
APPLICATIONS WITHDRAWN0$0
FILES CLOSED FOR INCOMPLETENESS0$0
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2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System Incidents:

  • Fire: 40
  • Hazardous Condition: 22

Incident types - Oakland City

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Most common first names in Oakland City, IN among deceased individuals
NameCountLived (average)
Mary5077.0 years
William3576.6 years
James3274.0 years
Robert3170.3 years
Charles3173.3 years
John2475.7 years
Helen2084.1 years
George1978.5 years
Dorothy1879.6 years
Ruth1680.8 years
Most common last names in Oakland City, IN among deceased individuals
Last nameCountLived (average)
Mason2073.9 years
Smith1978.1 years
Williams1976.5 years
Miller1778.6 years
Phillips1776.8 years
Young1574.7 years
Corn1480.3 years
Johnson1377.5 years
Oneal1378.4 years
Jones1276.1 years

Businesses in Oakland City, IN

  • Dennys: 1
  • Subway: 1

Oakland City on our top lists:

  • #51 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of males working in industry: Vending machine operators"
  • #63 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of males in occupations: Community and social services occupations:"
  • #65 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the highest Sulfur Oxides 24-hour air pollution readings in 2005 (µg/m3)"
  • #69 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the highest Sulfur Oxides Annual air pollution readings in 2005 (µg/m3)"
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