Oakland, Iowa

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Population in 2014: 1,506 (0% urban, 100% rural). Population change since 2000: +1.3%
 
Males: 743  (49.4%)
Females: 763  (50.6%)
Median resident age:  37.3 years
Iowa median age:  38.0 years

Zip codes: 51560.

Estimated median household income in 2016: $69,999 (it was $37,961 in 2000)
Oakland:

$69,999
IA:

$56,247

Estimated per capita income in 2016: $29,764 (it was $19,205 in 2000)

Oakland city income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2016: $113,260 (it was $77,500 in 2000)
Oakland:

$113,260
IA:

$142,300

Mean prices in 2016: All housing units: $170,699; Detached houses: $175,484; Townhouses or other attached units: $229,359; In 2-unit structures: $97,883; In 3-to-4-unit structures: $121,694; In 5-or-more-unit structures: $120,188; Mobile homes: $25,060

Median gross rent in 2016: $630.

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  • Races in Oakland, IA (2010)

    Oakland races chart
    • 1,44394.5%White alone
    • 664.3%Hispanic
    • 100.7%Two or more races
    • 60.4%Black alone
    • 20.1%American Indian alone

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

Mar. 2016 cost of living index in Oakland: 83.1 (low, U.S. average is 100)
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Ancestries: German (25.9%), English (10.8%), Ukrainian (7.1%), American (4.3%), Irish (4.3%), European (4.0%).

Current Local Time: CST time zone

Incorporated on 03/14/1882

Elevation: 1103 feet

Land area: 1.51 square miles.

Population density: 999 people per square mile   (low).

Oakland,IA real estate house value index trend

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For population 25 years and over in Oakland:

  • High school or higher: 92.6%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 24.1%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 5.1%
  • Unemployed: 3.2%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 21.8 minutes

For population 15 years and over in Oakland city:

  • Never married: 29.0%
  • Now married: 51.2%
  • Separated: 0.1%
  • Widowed: 7.3%
  • Divorced: 12.5%

134 residents are foreign born (5.0% Latin America, 3.2% Europe).

This city:

8.6%
Iowa:

4.9%



According to our research of Iowa and other state lists there were 3 registered sex offenders living in Oakland, Iowa as of November 18, 2018.
The ratio of number of residents in Oakland to the number of sex offenders is 519 to 1.
The number of registered sex offenders compared to the number of residents in this city is near the state average.


Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2016: $1,605 (1.3%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2016: $1,344 (1.3%)

Oakland satellite photo by USGS

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Council Bluffs, IA (24.6 miles , pop. 58,268).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Omaha, NE (32.3 miles , pop. 390,007).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Chicago, IL (400.8 miles , pop. 2,896,016).

Nearest cities: Carson, IA (2.3 miles ), Hancock, IA (2.4 miles ), Macedonia, IA (2.9 miles ), Henderson, IA (3.4 miles) , Avoca, IA (3.5 miles ), Treynor, IA (3.5 miles ), Bentley, IA (3.5 miles) , Minden, IA (3.7 miles ).

Single-family new house construction building permits:

  • 1997: 3 buildings, average cost: $106,000
  • 1998: 3 buildings, average cost: $89,300
  • 2000: 5 buildings, average cost: $93,600
  • 2001: 3 buildings, average cost: $136,700
  • 2002: 3 buildings, average cost: $100,000
  • 2003: 9 buildings, average cost: $107,200
  • 2004: 5 buildings, average cost: $113,000
  • 2005: 2 buildings, average cost: $193,000
  • 2006: 1 building, cost: $130,000
  • 2007: 1 building, cost: $120,000
  • 2010: 1 building, cost: $300,000
  • 2011: 2 buildings, average cost: $250,000
  • 2012: 2 buildings, average cost: $192,500
  • 2013: 3 buildings, average cost: $234,000

Number of permits per 10,000 residents

Average cost (in $1000s)

Latitude: 41.31 N, Longitude: 95.40 W

Area code: 712

Oakland household income distribution Oakland home values distribution
Unemployment in September 2015:
Here:

3.3%
Iowa:

3.3%

Unemployment by year (%)

Population change in the 1990s: -35 (-2.3%).
Most common industries in 2016 (%)
Males Females
  • Manufacturing (28%)
  • Retail trade (17%)
  • Construction (9%)
  • Agriculture, forestry, fishing and hunting (9%)
  • Wholesale trade (9%)
  • Transportation and warehousing (8%)
  • Public administration (4%)
  • Health care and social assistance (20%)
  • Retail trade (16%)
  • Manufacturing (16%)
  • Finance and insurance (13%)
  • Educational services (13%)
  • Accommodation and food services (7%)
  • Other services, except public administration (4%)
Most common occupations in 2016 (%)
Males Females
  • Management occupations (14%)
  • Sales and related occupations (12%)
  • Material moving occupations (11%)
  • Installation, maintenance, and repair occupations (11%)
  • Production occupations (10%)
  • Office and administrative support occupations (7%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (6%)
  • Office and administrative support occupations (22%)
  • Production occupations (14%)
  • Sales and related occupations (13%)
  • Education, training, and library occupations (12%)
  • Healthcare support occupations (8%)
  • Health diagnosing and treating practitioners and other technical occupations (6%)
  • Business and financial operations occupations (5%)

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

Average climate in Oakland, Iowa

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

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Tornado activity:

Oakland-area historical tornado activity is near Iowa state average. It is 91% greater than the overall U.S. average.

On 6/26/1976, a category F4 (max. wind speeds 207-260 mph) tornado 13.0 miles away from the Oakland city center injured 6 people and caused between $500,000 and $5,000,000 in damages.

On 6/27/1953, a category F5 (max. wind speeds 261-318 mph) tornado 37.4 miles away from the city center killed one person and injured 2 people and caused between $50,000 and $500,000 in damages.

Earthquake activity:

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

On 7/16/2004 at 12:17:30, a magnitude 3.5 (3.5 MW, 3.3 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi, Class: Light, Intensity: II - III) earthquake occurred 47.4 miles away from the city center
On 11/3/2002 at 20:41:56, a magnitude 4.3 (4.3 MB, 4.3 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi, Class: Light, Intensity: IV - V) earthquake occurred 206.2 miles away from Oakland center
On 3/4/1983 at 06:32:18, a magnitude 4.6 (4.4 MB, 4.6 LG, 4.4 ML) earthquake occurred 286.2 miles away from the city center
On 7/9/1975 at 14:54:15, a magnitude 4.6 (4.6 MB) earthquake occurred 303.3 miles away from the city center
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 444.7 miles away from Oakland center
On 8/9/1997 at 17:46:03, a magnitude 3.4 (3.4 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 98.5 miles away from the city center
Magnitude types: regional Lg-wave magnitude (LG), body-wave magnitude (MB), local magnitude (ML), surface-wave magnitude (MS), moment magnitude (MW)

Natural disasters:

The number of natural disasters in Pottawattamie County (20) is greater than the US average (13).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 18
Emergencies Declared: 2

Causes of natural disasters: Floods: 14, Storms: 11, Tornadoes: 7, Snows: 2, Winds: 2, Winter Storms: 2, Heavy Rain: 1, Hurricane: 1, Snowstorm: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Oakland topographic map

Birthplace of: Pat Bohen - Baseball player.

Hospitals and medical centers in Oakland:

  • OAKLAND MANOR (737 NORTH HIGHWAY)

Other hospitals and medical centers near Oakland:

  • AVOCA NURSING AND REHAB CENTER (Nursing Home, about 14 miles away; AVOCA, IA)
  • REM IOWA-BIRCH COTTAGE (Hospital, about 15 miles away; SHELBY, IA)
  • GRISWOLD CARE CENTER INC (Nursing Home, about 15 miles away; GRISWOLD, IA)

airports located in Oakland:

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Oakland:

  • Iowa Western Community College (about 22 miles; Council Bluffs, IA; Full-time enrollment: 5,344)
  • Creighton University (about 29 miles; Omaha, NE; FT enrollment: 5,370)
  • Metropolitan Community College Area (about 30 miles; Omaha, NE; FT enrollment: 12,236)
  • Bellevue University (about 30 miles; Bellevue, NE; FT enrollment: 7,139)
  • University of Nebraska Medical Center (about 31 miles; Omaha, NE; FT enrollment: 2,815)
  • University of Nebraska at Omaha (about 33 miles; Omaha, NE; FT enrollment: 12,073)
  • Northwest Missouri State University (about 72 miles; Maryville, MO; FT enrollment: 5,946)

Public high school in Oakland:

Public elementary/middle school in Oakland:

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Library in Oakland:

  • ECKELS MEMORIAL LIBRARY (Operating income: $37,781; Location: 207 S HIGHWAY; 27,191 books; 504 audio materials; 1,624 video materials; 13 state licensed databases; 38 print serial subscriptions)

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Notable locations in Oakland: Oakland (A), Oakland Country Club (B), Nishna Heritage Museum (C), Oakland Fire and Rescue Department (D), Eckels Memorial Library (E). Display/hide their locations on the map

Churches in Oakland include: United Methodist Church (A), First Congregational Church (B), Saint Pauls Lutheran Church (C), Oakland Christian Church (D), Harlan Mission Lutheran Church (E). Display/hide their locations on the map

Parks in Oakland include: Riverside Stadium (1), Schueman Park (2), Chautauqua Park (3). Display/hide their locations on the map

Pottawattamie County has a predicted average indoor radon screening level greater than 4 pCi/L (pico curies per liter) - Highest Potential
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2016: 7.0%
(8.1% for White Non-Hispanic residents)
Average household size:
This city:  2.4 people
Iowa:  2.4 people

Percentage of family households:
This city:  67.4%
Whole state:  64.7%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This city:  4.0%
Whole state:  6.7%

Likely homosexual households (counted as self-reported same-sex unmarried-partner households)
  • Lesbian couples: 0.2% of all households
  • Gay men: 0.0% of all households
53 people in nursing facilities/skilled-nursing facilities in 2010
64 people in nursing homes in 2000

Oakland, Iowa environmental map by EPA

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Banks with branches in Oakland (2011 data):

  • Arbor Bank: , Oakland Branch at 301 Oakland Avenue, branch established on 1881/12/23. Info updated 2011/07/07: Bank assets: $204.5 mil, Deposits: $166.3 mil, headquarters in Nebraska City, NE, positive income, Agricultural Specialization, 4 total offices, Holding Company: Oakland Financial Services, Inc.
  • Great Western Bank: Oakland State Bank Branch at 501 Pioneer Avenue, branch established on 1984/09/07. Info updated 2010/06/08: Bank assets: $8,458.0 mil, Deposits: $6,362.5 mil, headquarters in Watertown, SD, positive income, Commercial Lending Specialization, 187 total offices, Holding Company: National Australia Bank Limited

Educational Attainment (%) in 2016

School Enrollment by Level of School (%) in 2016

Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

9.6
Iowa average:

10.4

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

Presidential Elections Results

1996 2000 2004 2008 2012 2016

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Religion statistics for Oakland city (based on Pottawattamie County data)

ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Mainline Protestant13,43043
Evangelical Protestant11,36956
Catholic8,9479
Other2,3849
Orthodox801
None56,948-
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: 15
Pottawattamie County:

1.68 / 10,000 pop.
Iowa:

2.14 / 10,000 pop.
Number of supercenters and club stores: 2
This county:

0.22 / 10,000 pop.
State:

0.23 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 1
Pottawattamie County:

0.11 / 10,000 pop.
Iowa:

0.43 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 51
Pottawattamie County:

5.71 / 10,000 pop.
State:

5.55 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 44
Here:

4.92 / 10,000 pop.
State:

8.01 / 10,000 pop.
Adult diabetes rate:
This county:

8.0%
Iowa:

7.8%
Adult obesity rate:
Pottawattamie County:

29.7%
Iowa:

27.3%
Low-income preschool obesity rate:
This county:

16.7%
State:

14.5%

Health and Nutrition:

Healthy diet rate:
Oakland:

47.4%
State:

48.7%

Average overall health of teeth and gums:
Oakland:

40.6%
State:

44.7%

Average BMI:
Oakland:

28.9
Iowa:

28.6

People feeling badly about themselves:
This city:

20.7%
Iowa:

22.0%

People not drinking alcohol at all:
Oakland:

13.9%
Iowa:

10.7%

Average hours sleeping at night:
Here:

6.8
State:

6.8

Overweight people:
Here:

34.9%
Iowa:

33.5%

General health condition:
Here:

51.1%
State:

54.9%

Average condition of hearing:
Oakland:

73.9%
State:

77.3%

More about Health and Nutrition of Oakland, IA Residents
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$2,717$32,6041$1,794
Streets and Highways 3$8,279$33,1160$0
Parks and Recreation 0$0 2$1,856
Water Supply 2$7,493$44,9580$0
Local Libraries 1$4,505$54,0601$80
Totals for Government 7$22,994$39,4184$3,730

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

  • Construction - Water Utilities: $320,000 ($212.48)
    Sewerage: $146,000 ($96.95)
  • Current Operations - Water Utilities: $367,000 ($243.69)
    Solid Waste Management: $140,000 ($92.96)
    Regular Highways: $114,000 ($75.70)
    Parks & Recreation: $108,000 ($71.71)
    General Public Buildings: $61,000 ($40.50)
    Financial Administration: $58,000 ($38.51)
    Fire Protection: $55,000 ($36.52)
    Libraries: $43,000 ($28.55)
    Sewerage: $37,000 ($24.57)
    Police Protection: $26,000 ($17.26)
    Health Services - Other: $13,000 ($8.63)
    General - Other: $13,000 ($8.63)
    Housing & Community Development: $2,000 ($1.33)
    Central Staff Services: $1,000 ($0.66)
  • General - Interest on Debt: $34,000 ($22.58)
  • Other Capital Outlay - Fire Protection: $8,000 ($5.31)
    Parks & Recreation: $4,000 ($2.66)
  • Total Salaries & Wages: $218,000 ($144.75)
  • Water Utilities - Interest on Debt: $22,000 ($14.61)

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

  • Charges - Solid Waste Management: $116,000 ($77.03)
    Sewerage: $51,000 ($33.86)
    Parks & Recreation: $21,000 ($13.94)
    All Other: $2,000 ($1.33)
  • Federal Intergovernmental - All Other: $300,000 ($199.20)
  • Local Intergovernmental - All Other: $41,000 ($27.22)
  • Miscellaneous - General Revenue, NEC: $118,000 ($78.35)
    Interest Earnings: $34,000 ($22.58)
    Rents: $16,000 ($10.62)
    Property Sale Other: $2,000 ($1.33)
  • Revenue - Water Utilities: $436,000 ($289.51)
  • State Intergovernmental - Highways: $119,000 ($79.02)
    General Support: $35,000 ($23.24)
    Health & Hospitals: $1,000 ($0.66)
    All Other: $1,000 ($0.66)
  • Tax - Property: $234,000 ($155.38)
    Total General Sales: $136,000 ($90.31)
    NEC: $3,000 ($1.99)
    Public Utilities: $2,000 ($1.33)

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

  • Long Term Debt Beginning Outstanding - Water Utilities: $445,000 ($295.48)
  • Long Term Debt Beginning Outstanding, NEC: $569,000 ($377.82)
  • Long Term Debt Outstanding - Full Faith & Credit - Other, NEC: $508,000 ($337.32)
  • Long Term Debt Outstanding Nonguaranteed - Water Utilities: $425,000 ($282.20)
    Other, NEC: $18,000 ($11.95)
  • Long Term Debt Retired Unspecified - Other, NEC: $43,000 ($28.55)
    Water Utilities: $20,000 ($13.28)

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

  • Other Funds - Cash & Deposits: $1,172,000 ($778.22)

5.32% of this county's 2011 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2010 ($34,078 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

5.32%
Iowa average:

5.75%

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 Douglas County, NE  1.73% ($36,992 average AGI)
from Sarpy County, NE  0.50% ($38,514)
from Mills County, IA  0.24% ($34,447)


5.93% of this county's 2010 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2011 ($34,639 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

5.93%
Iowa average:

5.94%

0.04% of residents moved to foreign countries ($300 average AGI)
Pottawattamie County:

0.04%
Iowa average:

0.02%

Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2010 and 2011:
to Douglas County, NE  1.97% ($32,474 average AGI)
to Sarpy County, NE  0.47% ($39,078)
to Mills County, IA  0.24% ($39,279)

Strongest AM radio stations in Oakland:

  • KYDZ (1180 AM; 25 kW; BELLEVUE, NE; Owner: WAITT RADIO, INC.)
  • KOIL (1020 AM; 50 kW; PLATTSMOUTH, NE; Owner: WAITT RADIO, INC.)
  • KFAB (1110 AM; 50 kW; OMAHA, NE; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • KKAR (1290 AM; 50 kW; OMAHA, NE; Owner: WAITT RADIO, INC.)
  • KLNG (1560 AM; daytime; 10 kW; COUNCIL BLUFFS, IA)
  • KOMJ (590 AM; 5 kW; OMAHA, NE; Owner: JOURNAL BROADCAST CORPORATION)
  • KOZN (1620 AM; 10 kW; BELLEVUE, NE; Owner: WAITT RADIO, INC.)
  • WHO (1040 AM; 50 kW; DES MOINES, IA; Owner: CITICASTERS LICENSES, L.P.)
  • KMA (960 AM; 5 kW; SHENANDOAH, IA; Owner: KMA BROADCASTING L.P.)
  • WHB (810 AM; 50 kW; KANSAS CITY, MO; Owner: UNION BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • KYFR (920 AM; 5 kW; SHENANDOAH, IA; Owner: FAMILY STATIONS, INC.)
  • KCRO (660 AM; 1 kW; OMAHA, NE; Owner: ETERNAL BROADCASTING, LLC)
  • KRVN (880 AM; 50 kW; LEXINGTON, NE; Owner: NEBRASKA RURAL RADIO ASSOCIATION)

Strongest FM radio stations in Oakland:

  • KXKT (103.7 FM; GLENWOOD, IA; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • KMLV (88.1 FM; RALSTON, NE; Owner: EDUCATIONAL MEDIA FOUNDATION)
  • KGOR (99.9 FM; OMAHA, NE; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • KEZO-FM (92.3 FM; OMAHA, NE; Owner: JOURNAL BROADCAST CORPORATION)
  • KQCH (94.1 FM; OMAHA, NE; Owner: JOURNAL BROADCAST CORPORATION)
  • KQKQ-FM (98.5 FM; COUNCIL BLUFFS, IA; Owner: WAITT RADIO, INC.)
  • KSRZ (104.5 FM; OMAHA, NE; Owner: JOURNAL BROADCAST CORPORATION)
  • KIWR (89.7 FM; COUNCIL BLUFFS, IA; Owner: IOWA WESTERN COMMUNITY COLLEGE)
  • KEFM (96.1 FM; OMAHA, NE; Owner: WEBSTER COMMUNICATIONS CO.)
  • KCSI (95.3 FM; RED OAK, IA; Owner: HAWKEYE COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)
  • KLTQ (101.9 FM; LINCOLN, NE; Owner: WAITT RADIO, INC.)
  • KGBI-FM (100.7 FM; OMAHA, NE; Owner: GRACE UNIVERSITY)
  • KVNO (90.7 FM; OMAHA, NE; Owner: THE BOARD OF REGENTS OF UNIV. OF NEBRASKA)
  • KIOS-FM (91.5 FM; OMAHA, NE; Owner: DOUGLAS COUNTY SCHOOL DISTRICT 001)
  • KSOM (96.5 FM; AUDUBON, IA; Owner: MEREDITH COMMUNICATIONS L.C.)
  • KNOD (105.3 FM; HARLAN, IA; Owner: WIRELESS BROADCASTING, L.L.C.)

TV broadcast stations around Oakland:

  • KHIN (Channel 36; RED OAK, IA; Owner: IOWA PUBLIC BROADCASTING BOARD)
  • KYNE-TV (Channel 26; OMAHA, NE; Owner: NEBRASKA EDUCATIONAL TELECOMMUNICATIONS COMM.)
  • KMTV (Channel 3; OMAHA, NE; Owner: EMMIS TELEVISION LICENSE CORPORATION)
  • KETV (Channel 7; OMAHA, NE; Owner: KETV HEARST-ARGYLE TELEVISION, INC.)
  • WOWT-TV (Channel 6; OMAHA, NE; Owner: GRAY MIDAMERICA TV LICENSEE CORP.)
  • KPTM (Channel 42; OMAHA, NE; Owner: PAPPAS TELECASTING OF THE MIDLANDS)
  • KXVO (Channel 15; OMAHA, NE; Owner: MITTS TELECASTING COMPANY)
  • KVSS-LP (Channel 67; OMAHA, NE; Owner: VSS CATHOLIC COMMUNICATIONS)
  • KUON-TV (Channel 12; LINCOLN, NE; Owner: THE UNIVERSITY OF NEBRASKA)
  • K61GA (Channel 61; OMAHA, NE; Owner: THREE ANGELS BROADCASTING NETWORK)
  • KKAZ-CA (Channel 24; OMAHA, NE; Owner: PAPPAS TELECASTING OF THE MIDLANDS)

Oakland fatal accident list:

Sep 4, 2000 11:35 AM, Us-6, Vehicles: 2, Persons: 9, Fatalities: 1
  • National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
  • 5Number of bridges
  • 47m154ftTotal length
  • 96,570Total average daily traffic
  • 9,798Total average daily truck traffic
  • 143,377Total future (year 2033) average daily traffic

FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers:

1 (See the full list of FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers in Oakland)

FCC Registered Antenna Towers:

15 (See the full list of FCC Registered Antenna Towers)

FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers:

6
  • City Water Tower 965 1/2 Oakland Ave (Lat: 41.304167 Lon: -95.385833), Call Sign: KNBT941
    Assigned Frequencies: 154.340 MHz, 154.400 MHzGrant Date: 10/12/2011, Expiration Date: 11/07/2021Registrant: Business Radio Licensing, 30251 Golden Lantern Ste E #501, Laguna Niguel, CA 92677-5993, Phone: (949) 348-8510, Fax: (949) 348-8514, Email:
  • 2 Mi S On Us 59 (Lat: 41.286389 Lon: -95.404722), Structure height: 24 m, Call Sign: KCR92
    Assigned Frequencies: 156.060 MHz, 159.180 MHzGrant Date: 07/23/2013, Expiration Date: 10/15/2023Registrant: Iowa Dept Of Transportation, 800 Lincoln Way, Ames, IA 50010, Phone: (515) 239-1552, Fax: (515) 232-6739, Email:
  • HWY MAINTENANCE BLDG, Hwy Maintenance Bldg.; Near Hackberry Road & Us 59 (Lat: 41.307944 Lon: -95.397528), Type: Pole, Structure height: 9 m, Call Sign: WPNZ442
    Assigned Frequencies: 458.037 MHzGrant Date: 05/24/2014, Expiration Date: 08/11/2024, Certifier: Mike BaragaryRegistrant: Business Radio Licensing, 30251 Golden Lantern Ste E 501, Laguna Niguel, CA 92677-5993, Phone: (949) 348-8510, Fax: (949) 348-8514, Email:
  • Rr 1 8.9 Mi Nw Of Hancock (Lat: 41.398056 Lon: -95.471389), Type: Tower, Structure height: 366 m, Call Sign: WNQH946, Licensee ID: L00050824
    Assigned Frequencies: 462.475 MHzGrant Date: 01/17/2003, Expiration Date: 04/09/2013, Cancellation Date: 09/14/2007, Certifier: Michael P ComiskeyRegistrant: Sprint Communications Company, LP, 2001 Edmund Halley Drive, Reston, VA 20191, Phone: (703) 433-4000, Fax: (703) 433-4035
  • 1.25 Mi W Int M47 & Hwy 6 (Lat: 41.311111 Lon: -95.272222), Call Sign: WSN441
    Assigned Frequencies: 152.915 MHzGrant Date: 11/02/1999, Expiration Date: 10/23/2004, Cancellation Date: 12/25/2004Registrant: Dewan Robinson, 48606 Hwy 6, Oakland, IA 51560, Phone: (712) 482-3165
  • Lat: 41.315944 Lon: -95.383917, Call Sign: WQSA506, Licensee ID: L01776060
    Assigned Frequencies: 158.167 MHzGrant Date: 08/22/2013, Expiration Date: 08/22/2023, Certifier: Bob Pitt Jr.Registrant: B.V. Inc., Oakland, IA 51560, Phone: (402) 651-7052

FCC Registered Microwave Towers:

3
  • OAKLAND, 410 Parker Road (Lat: 41.303639 Lon: -95.385222), Type: Gtower, Structure height: 76.2 m, Overall height: 79.2 m, Call Sign: WQIN345
    Assigned Frequencies: 6315.84 MHzGrant Date: 03/25/2008, Expiration Date: 03/25/2018, Certifier: Steven T CampbellRegistrant: Holland & Knight LLP, 800 17th Street, N.W., Suite #1100, Washington, DC 20006-3906, Phone: (202) 955-3000, Fax: (202) 955-5564, Email:
  • OAKLAND, Lat: 41.309972 Lon: -95.397083, Call Sign: WQJG725
    Assigned Frequencies: 956.368 MHzGrant Date: 09/03/2008, Expiration Date: 09/03/2018, Certifier: Mike BaragaryRegistrant: Sensus, 450 N. Gallatin Avenue, Uniontown, PA 15401, Phone: (800) 638-3748, Fax: (800) 888-2403, Email:
  • OAKLNDAVE408, 410 Parker Road (Lat: 41.303639 Lon: -95.385222), Type: Ltower, Structure height: 76.2 m, Overall height: 79.2 m, Call Sign: WQUR917
    Assigned Frequencies: 6345.49 MHz, 6345.49 MHzGrant Date: 09/24/2014, Expiration Date: 09/24/2024, Certifier: John E MondayRegistrant: At&t Mobility LLC, 3300 E Renner Road, B3132, Richardson, TX 75082, Phone: (855) 699-7073, Fax: (972) 907-1131, Email:

FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:

9 (See the full list of FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses in Oakland)

FAA Registered Aircraft:

4
  • Aircraft: CESSNA 182P (Category: Land, Seats: 4, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds, Speed: 120 mph), Engine: CONT MOTOR O-470 SERIES (230 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 1462S , Serial Number: 18265009, Year manufactured: 1976, Airworthiness Date: 09/08/1998
    Registrant (Corporation): Riverside Aviation LLC, 402 Glass St, Oakland, IA 51560
  • Aircraft: CESSNA 182K (Category: Land, Seats: 4, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds, Speed: 119 mph), Engine: CONT MOTOR O-470 SERIES (230 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 2631Q , Serial Number: 18257831, Year manufactured: 1966, Airworthiness Date: 12/23/1966
    Registrant (Individual): Gerald V Wilson, 611 Glass St, Oakland, IA 51560
  • Aircraft: BEECH 35 (Category: Land, Seats: 4, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds, Speed: 120 mph), Engine: CONT MOTOR E185 SERIES (205 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 2762V , Serial Number: D-153, Year manufactured: 1947, Airworthiness Date: 09/06/1955
    Registrant (Corporation): J R Bane Land Corp, 37362 Idlewood Rd, Oakland, IA 51560
  • Aircraft: CESSNA 140 (Category: Land, Seats: 2, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds, Speed: 105 mph), Engine: CONT MOTOR C85 SERIES (85 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 77049 , Serial Number: 11503, Year manufactured: 1946, Airworthiness Date: 03/06/1956
    Registrant (Corporation): J R Bane Land Corporation, 37362 Idlewood Rd / C/O Joel R Bane, Oakland, IA 51560

Home Mortgage Disclosure Act Aggregated Statistics For Year 2006
(Based on 1 partial tract)
C) Refinancings
NumberAverage Value
LOANS ORIGINATED1$49,400
APPLICATIONS APPROVED, NOT ACCEPTED0$0
APPLICATIONS DENIED0$0
APPLICATIONS WITHDRAWN0$0
FILES CLOSED FOR INCOMPLETENESS0$0
Choose year:  2006 2005 2004 2003

Detailed HMDA statistics for the following Tracts: 0217.01

2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System Incidents:

  • Fire: 6
Most common first names in Oakland, IA among deceased individuals
NameCountLived (average)
William2379.4 years
John1977.0 years
Robert1771.1 years
Frank1680.2 years
Mary1682.7 years
James1381.5 years
Kenneth1274.0 years
Donald1174.8 years
Fred1079.7 years
Harold1080.0 years
Most common last names in Oakland, IA among deceased individuals
Last nameCountLived (average)
Killion1475.2 years
Fritz1383.0 years
Johnson1282.7 years
Bates1280.3 years
Smith1179.4 years
Bane977.7 years
Putnam979.7 years
Pierce879.4 years
Mcmartin880.4 years
Turner877.1 years

Most commonly used house heating fuel:

  • Utility gas (69%)
  • Electricity (30%)
  • Bottled, tank, or LP gas (2%)

Businesses in Oakland, IA

  • Chevrolet: 1
  • Dairy Queen: 1

Oakland compared to Iowa state average:

  • Unemployed percentage significantly below state average.
  • Black race population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Median age below state average.
  • Foreign-born population percentage above state average.
  • Institutionalized population percentage above state average.
  • Number of college students below state average.
There are 2 pilots and 7 other airmen in this city.
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