Oakland, Oklahoma

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Population in 2019: 1,140 (93% urban, 7% rural).
Population change since 2000: +69.1%
Males: 618  (54.3%)
Females: 522  (45.7%)
Median resident age:

34.6 years
Oklahoma median age:

37.0 years

Zip codes: 73446.

Estimated median household income in 2019: $49,153 (it was $22,422 in 2000)
Oakland:

$49,153
OK:

$54,449

Estimated per capita income in 2019: $18,820 (it was $11,420 in 2000)

Oakland town income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2019: $82,956 (it was $34,000 in 2000)
Oakland:

$82,956
OK:

$147,000

Mean prices in 2019: all housing units: $77,209; detached houses: $93,263; mobile homes: $20,246

Median gross rent in 2019: $686.

March 2019 cost of living index in Oakland: 77.7 (low, U.S. average is 100)
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2019: 17.0%
(14.2% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 57.1% for Black residents, 21.8% for Hispanic or Latino residents, 17.3% for American Indian residents, 13.4% for other race residents, 15.1% for two or more races residents)
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  • Races in Oakland, OK (2019)
    • 45540.8%White alone
    • 44840.2%Hispanic
    • 948.4%Two or more races
    • 827.4%American Indian alone
    • 292.6%Other race alone
    • 70.6%Black alone
    • 30.3%Asian alone

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

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Ancestries: American (5.3%), German (4.8%), English (3.7%), Irish (1.5%).

Current Local Time: CST time zone

Elevation: 800 feet

Land area: 0.56 square miles.

Population density: 2,041 people per square mile   (low).

Oakland, Oklahoma map

219 residents are foreign born (19.1% Latin America).

This town:

19.6%
Oklahoma:

6.0%

Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2019: $612 (0.7%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2019: $312 (0.4%)

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: East Grayson, TX (35.1 miles , pop. 81,381).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Plano, TX (72.6 miles , pop. 222,030).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Dallas, TX (89.9 miles , pop. 1,188,580).

Nearest cities:

Madill, OK (1.1 miles ),
North Marshall, OK (1.5 miles ),
Mannsville, OK (2.8 miles ),
Kingston, OK (2.8 miles ),
Ravia, OK (3.2 miles ),
Lebanon, OK (3.2 miles ),
Tishomingo, OK (3.4 miles ),
New Woodville, OK (3.5 miles)

Latitude: 34.10 N, Longitude: 96.79 W

Area code commonly used in this area: 580

Distribution of median household income in Oakland, OK in 2019
Distribution of house value in Oakland, OK in 2019
Oakland satellite photo by USGS

Single-family new house construction building permits:

  • 2017: 4 buildings, average cost: $194,200
  • 2018: 4 buildings, average cost: $194,200
  • 2019: 4 buildings, average cost: $194,200
Unemployment in November 2020:
Here:

5.6%
Oklahoma:

5.8%
Most common industries in Oakland, OK (%)
Both Males Females
Most common industries in 2000
  • Health care (13.4%)
  • Transportation equipment (9.4%)
  • Plastics & rubber products (8.0%)
  • Metal & metal products (6.9%)
  • Food & beverage stores (6.5%)
  • Accommodation & food services (6.2%)
  • Finance & insurance (5.8%)
Most common industries for males in 2000
  • Transportation equipment (17.9%)
  • Metal & metal products (13.1%)
  • Plastics & rubber products (10.3%)
  • Agriculture, forestry, fishing & hunting (5.5%)
  • Construction (5.5%)
  • Food & beverage stores (3.4%)
  • Health care (3.4%)
Most common industries for females in 2000
  • Health care (24.4%)
  • Accommodation & food services (11.5%)
  • Finance & insurance (10.7%)
  • Food & beverage stores (9.9%)
  • Social assistance (9.9%)
  • Wood products (5.3%)
  • Plastics & rubber products (5.3%)
Most common occupations in Oakland, OK (%)
Both Males Females
Most common occupations in 2000
  • Other production occupations, including supervisors (11.2%)
  • Metal workers and plastic workers (9.1%)
  • Cashiers (5.1%)
  • Material recording, scheduling, dispatching, and distributing workers (4.7%)
  • Preschool, kindergarten, elementary, and middle school teachers (4.0%)
  • Laborers and material movers, hand (3.3%)
  • Nursing, psychiatric, and home health aides (3.3%)
Most common occupations for males in 2000
  • Other production occupations, including supervisors (17.2%)
  • Metal workers and plastic workers (15.2%)
  • Laborers and material movers, hand (6.2%)
  • Material recording, scheduling, dispatching, and distributing workers (5.5%)
  • Agricultural workers, including supervisors (5.5%)
  • Other material moving workers, except laborers (4.8%)
  • Driver/sales workers and truck drivers (4.1%)
Most common occupations for females in 2000
  • Preschool, kindergarten, elementary, and middle school teachers (8.4%)
  • Cashiers (8.4%)
  • Cooks and food preparation workers (6.9%)
  • Nursing, psychiatric, and home health aides (6.9%)
  • Registered nurses (6.1%)
  • Other office and administrative support workers, including supervisors (5.3%)
  • Health technologists and technicians (4.6%)

Average climate in Oakland, Oklahoma

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

Oakland, Oklahoma average temperatures Oakland, Oklahoma average precipitation Oakland, Oklahoma humidity Oakland, Oklahoma wind speed Oakland, Oklahoma snowfall Oakland, Oklahoma sunshine Oakland, Oklahoma clear and cloudy days
Air pollution and air quality trends
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AQI Ozone
Air Quality Index

Air Quality Index (AQI) level in 2018 was 63.5. This is about average.

City:

63.5
U.S.:

74.2
Ozone Level

Ozone [ppb] level in 2018 was 30.1. This is about average. Closest monitor was 8.1 miles away from the city center.

City:

30.1
U.S.:

33.3

Tornado activity:

Oakland-area historical tornado activity is near Oklahoma state average. It is 149% greater than the overall U.S. average.

On 4/2/1957, a category F4 (max. wind speeds 207-260 mph) tornado 10.7 miles away from the Oakland town center killed 2 people and injured 6 people and caused between $500,000 and $5,000,000 in damages.

On 4/27/1966, a category F4 tornado 21.4 miles away from the town center injured 2 people and caused between $50,000 and $500,000 in damages.

Earthquake activity:

Oakland-area historical earthquake activity is significantly above Oklahoma state average. It is 634% greater than the overall U.S. average.

On 11/6/2011 at 03:53:10, a magnitude 5.7 (5.7 MW, Depth: 3.2 mi, Class: Moderate, Intensity: VI - VII) earthquake occurred 99.1 miles away from Oakland center
On 9/3/2016 at 12:02:44, a magnitude 5.8 (5.8 MW, Depth: 3.5 mi) earthquake occurred 161.0 miles away from Oakland center
On 11/7/2016 at 01:44:24, a magnitude 5.0 (5.0 MW, Depth: 2.8 mi) earthquake occurred 130.8 miles away from Oakland center
On 11/8/2011 at 02:46:57, a magnitude 4.8 (4.8 MW, Depth: 3.1 mi, Class: Light, Intensity: IV - V) earthquake occurred 99.0 miles away from Oakland center
On 11/5/2011 at 07:12:45, a magnitude 4.8 (4.8 MW, Depth: 1.9 mi) earthquake occurred 100.3 miles away from Oakland center
On 9/6/1997 at 23:38:00, a magnitude 4.5 (4.5 LG, 4.2 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 43.8 miles away from Oakland center
Magnitude types: regional Lg-wave magnitude (LG), moment magnitude (MW)

Natural disasters:

The number of natural disasters in Marshall County (14) is near the US average (15).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 7
Emergencies Declared: 6

Causes of natural disasters: Storms: 7, Floods: 6, Winter Storms: 5, Tornadoes: 4, Hurricane: 1, Snow: 1, Wind: 1, Other: 1 (Note: some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Oakland topographic map

Hospitals and medical centers near Oakland:

  • ROYAL CREST HOSPICE (Hospital, about 2 miles away; MADILL, OK)
  • MARSHALL COUNTY HOME HEALTH (Home Health Center, about 2 miles away; MADILL, OK)
  • BROOKSIDE NURSING CENTER (Nursing Home, about 2 miles away; MADILL, OK)
  • MERCY HOSPITAL TISHOMINGO INC Critical Access Hospitals (about 11 miles away; TISHOMINGO, OK)
  • LAWNVIEW NURSING CTR (Nursing Home, about 12 miles away; TISHOMINGO, OK)
  • SISTERLY CARE HEALTH SERVICES L L C (Home Health Center, about 12 miles away; TISHOMINGO, OK)
  • VICTORY HOME HEALTH AND HOSPICE (Home Health Center, about 12 miles away; TISHOMINGO, OK)

Amtrak station near Oakland:

  • 20 miles: ARDMORE (210 E. MAIN ST.) . Services: fully wheelchair accessible.

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Oakland:

  • Southeastern Oklahoma State University (about 25 miles; Durant, OK; Full-time enrollment: 3,365)
  • Grayson College (about 29 miles; Denison, TX; FT enrollment: 2,496)
  • North Central Texas College (about 40 miles; Gainesville, TX; FT enrollment: 6,550)
  • East Central University (about 48 miles; Ada, OK; FT enrollment: 4,030)
  • Texas Woman's University (about 64 miles; Denton, TX; FT enrollment: 11,837)
  • University of North Texas (about 65 miles; Denton, TX; FT enrollment: 31,694)
  • Collin County Community College District (about 66 miles; McKinney, TX; FT enrollment: 18,044)

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Marshall County has a predicted average indoor radon screening level less than 2 pCi/L (pico curies per liter) - Low Potential
Average household size:
This town:

3.0 people
Oklahoma:

2.5 people

Percentage of family households:
This town:

75.6%
Whole state:

66.8%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This town:

5.3%
Whole state:

5.9%


Likely homosexual households (counted as self-reported same-sex unmarried-partner households)
  • Lesbian couples: 0.3% of all households
  • Gay men: 0.0% of all households

For population 15 years and over in Oakland:

Marital status in Oakland, OK
  • Never married: 28.8%
  • Now married: 48.4%
  • Separated: 5.5%
  • Widowed: 5.5%
  • Divorced: 11.9%

For population 25 years and over in Oakland:

  • High school or higher: 70.6%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 10.8%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 2.4%
  • Unemployed: 5.2%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 20.8 minutes
Educational Attainment in 2019
School Enrollment by Level of School in 2019
Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

13.1
Oklahoma average:

11.2

Presidential Elections Results

Graphs represent county-level data. Detailed 2008 Election Results

Religion statistics for Oakland, OK (based on Marshall County data)

Religions Adherents in 2010
Religions Adherents - Change between 2000 and 2010
ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Evangelical Protestant6,50235
Mainline Protestant1,1373
Catholic9561
Black Protestant1841
None7,061-
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: 4
This county:

2.71 / 10,000 pop.
Oklahoma:

1.97 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 1
Marshall County:

0.68 / 10,000 pop.
State:

0.76 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 9
Marshall County:

6.10 / 10,000 pop.
Oklahoma:

4.35 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 9
This county:

6.10 / 10,000 pop.
Oklahoma:

6.89 / 10,000 pop.
Adult diabetes rate:
This county:

11.4%
Oklahoma:

10.3%
Adult obesity rate:
Marshall County:

29.0%
Oklahoma:

29.2%

Health and Nutrition:

Healthy diet rate:
This city:

44.8%
State:

48.0%

Average overall health of teeth and gums:
This city:

40.6%
Oklahoma:

44.2%

Average BMI:
Oakland:

28.7
Oklahoma:

28.8

People feeling badly about themselves:
This city:

23.2%
Oklahoma:

21.8%

People not drinking alcohol at all:
Here:

10.2%
State:

11.0%

Average hours sleeping at night:
This city:

6.7
Oklahoma:

6.8

Overweight people:
Here:

29.3%
Oklahoma:

33.8%

General health condition:
Oakland:

52.1%
Oklahoma:

54.4%

Average condition of hearing:
Oakland:

78.0%
Oklahoma:

78.1%

More about Health and Nutrition of Oakland, OK Residents
Local government employment and payroll (March 2017)
Function Full-time employees Monthly full-time payroll Average yearly full-time wage Part-time employees Monthly part-time payroll
Financial Administration 2$5,770$34,6202$1,740
Other Government Administration 0$0 5$250
Judicial and Legal 0$0 1$554
Totals for Government 2$5,770$34,6208$2,544

Oakland government finances - Expenditure in 2017 (per resident):

  • Construction - Regular Highways: $243,000 ($213.16)
    Central Staff Services: $34,000 ($29.82)
  • Current Operations - Central Staff Services: $124,000 ($108.77)
    Water Utilities: $113,000 ($99.12)
    Solid Waste Management: $106,000 ($92.98)
    Sewerage: $36,000 ($31.58)
    Miscellaneous Commercial Activities - Other: $16,000 ($14.04)
    Local Fire Protection: $7,000 ($6.14)
    Regular Highways: $6,000 ($5.26)

Oakland government finances - Revenue in 2017 (per resident):

  • Charges - Sewerage: $29,000 ($25.44)
    Solid Waste Management: $25,000 ($21.93)
    Other: $15,000 ($13.16)
  • Local Intergovernmental - Other: $41,000 ($35.96)
  • Miscellaneous - General Revenue - Other: $7,000 ($6.14)
  • Revenue - Water Utilities: $183,000 ($160.53)
  • State Intergovernmental - Other: $243,000 ($213.16)
    Highways: $20,000 ($17.54)
    General Local Government Support: $11,000 ($9.65)
  • Tax - General Sales and Gross Receipts: $63,000 ($55.26)
    Public Utilities Sales: $19,000 ($16.67)
    Occupation and Business License - Other: $10,000 ($8.77)
    Other: $1,000 ($0.88)

Oakland government finances - Debt in 2017 (per resident):

  • Long Term Debt - Retired Unspecified Public Purpose: $5,000 ($4.39)
    Beginning Outstanding - Unspecified Public Purpose: $5,000 ($4.39)

Oakland government finances - Cash and Securities in 2017 (per resident):

  • Other Funds - Cash and Securities: $207,000 ($181.58)

7.46% of this county's 2016 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2015 ($38,820 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

7.46%
Oklahoma average:

7.30%

10 or fewer of this county's residents moved from foreign countries between 2015 and 2016.

Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2015 and 2016:
from Carter County, OK  0.75% ($48,395 average AGI)
from Bryan County, OK  0.71% ($36,500)
from Johnston County, OK  0.63% ($26,625)


7.39% of this county's 2015 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2016 ($34,255 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

7.39%
Oklahoma average:

7.47%

10 or fewer of this county's residents moved to foreign countries between 2015 and 2016.

Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2015 and 2016:
to Bryan County, OK  1.09% ($33,382 average AGI)
to Carter County, OK  1.09% ($33,964)
to Oklahoma County, OK  0.50% ($30,440)

Strongest AM radio stations in Oakland:

  • KMAD (1550 AM; 0 kW; MADILL, OK; Owner: ROBERT S. SULLINS)
  • KYNG (950 AM; 10 kW; DENISON-SHERMAN, TX; Owner: KRBE LICO, INC.)
  • KRLD (1080 AM; 50 kW; DALLAS, TX; Owner: TEXAS INFINITY BROADCASTING L.P.)
  • KTBK (1700 AM; 10 kW; SHERMAN, TX; Owner: KRBE LICO, INC.)
  • KFXR (1190 AM; 50 kW; DALLAS, TX; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • WBAP (820 AM; 50 kW; FORT WORTH, TX; Owner: WBAP-KSCS OPERATING, LTD.)
  • KESS (1270 AM; 50 kW; FORT WORTH, TX; Owner: KESS-AM LICENSE CORP.)
  • KZMP (1540 AM; 50 kW; UNIVERSITY PARK, TX; Owner: ENTRAVISION HOLDINGS, LLC)
  • KAHZ (1360 AM; 50 kW; HURST, TX)
  • KOMA (1520 AM; 50 kW; OKLAHOMA CITY, OK; Owner: RENDA BROADCASTING CORP. OF NEVADA)
  • KRMG (740 AM; 50 kW; TULSA, OK; Owner: CXR HOLDINGS, INC.)
  • KSKY (660 AM; 20 kW; BALCH SPRINGS, TX; Owner: BISON MEDIA, INC.)
  • KBIS (1150 AM; 25 kW; HIGHLAND PARK, TX; Owner: DALLAS AM RADIO PARTNERS, L.P.)

Strongest FM radio stations in Oakland:

  • KMAD-FM (102.5 FM; WHITESBORO, TX; Owner: NM LICENSING, LLC)
  • KTCY (104.9 FM; PILOT POINT, TX; Owner: ENTRAVISION HOLDINGS, LLC)
  • KESN (103.3 FM; ALLEN, TX; Owner: WBAP-KSCS OPERATING, LTD.)
  • KSOC (94.5 FM; GAINESVILLE, TX; Owner: RADIO ONE LICENSES, LLC)
  • KAZC (88.3 FM; TISHOMINGO, OK; Owner: SOUTH CENTRAL OKLAHOMA CHRISTIAN BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • KTPW (89.7 FM; SANGER, TX; Owner: RESEARCH EDUCATIONAL FOUNDATION, INC)
  • KTRX (92.7 FM; DICKSON, OK; Owner: NM LICENSING, LLC)
  • KACO (98.5 FM; ARDMORE, OK; Owner: A.M. & P.M. COMMUNICATIONS, L.L.C.)
  • KESS-FM (107.9 FM; LEWISVILLE, TX; Owner: KECS-FM LICENSE CORPORATION)
  • KLBC (106.3 FM; DURANT, OK; Owner: TEXOMA BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • KNOR (93.7 FM; HEALDTON, OK; Owner: AM & PM BROADCASTERS, LLC)
  • KMEO (96.7 FM; FLOWER MOUND, TX; Owner: ABC, INC.)
  • KKDL (106.7 FM; MUENSTER, TX; Owner: ENTRAVISION HOLDINGS, LLC)
  • KZMP-FM (101.7 FM; AZLE, TX; Owner: ENTRAVISION HOLDINGS, LLC)
  • KKAJ-FM (95.7 FM; ARDMORE, OK; Owner: NM LICENSING, LLC)
  • KTDK (104.1 FM; SANGER, TX; Owner: KRBE LICO, INC.)
  • KLAK (97.5 FM; DURANT, OK; Owner: NM LICENSING, LLC)
  • KMKT (93.1 FM; BELLS, TX; Owner: NM LICENSING, LLC)
  • KSSU (91.9 FM; DURANT, OK; Owner: SOUTHEASTERN OKLAHOMA STATE UNIVERSITY)
  • KAYC (91.1 FM; DURANT, OK; Owner: AMERICAN FAMILY ASSOCIATION)

TV broadcast stations around Oakland:

  • KXII (Channel 12; SHERMAN, TX; Owner: KXII LICENSEE CORP.)
  • KTEN (Channel 10; ADA, OK; Owner: CHANNEL 49 ACQUISITION CORPORATION)

Oakland fatal accident list:

May 9, 2018 11:22 AM, Us-70, Lat: 34.099700, Lon: -96.785000, Vehicles: 2, Persons: 4, Fatalities: 1
May 1, 2012 08:20 PM, Main St, Lat: 34.098831, Lon: -96.792489, Vehicles: 3, Persons: 1, Fatalities: 1, Drunk persons involved: 1
Jul 6, 1982 07:50 PM, 199, Vehicles: 3, Persons: 4, Fatalities: 1
  • National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
  • 13Number of bridges
  • 49ft / 14.8mTotal length
  • $5,226,000Total costs
  • 49,977Total average daily traffic
  • 3,844Total average daily truck traffic
  • 35,163Total future (year 2036) average daily traffic
New bridges in Oakland, OK - historical statistics
  • New bridges - historical statistics
  • 101950-1959
  • 11960-1969
  • 11990-1999
  • 12000-2009
See full National Bridge Inventory statistics for Oakland, OK
Houses and condos Apartments
Most commonly used house heating fuel in houses and condos in Oakland, OK
  • 67.0%Electricity
  • 32.7%Utility gas
  • 0.3%Bottled, tank, or LP gas
Most commonly used house heating fuel in apartments in Oakland, OK
  • 71.7%Electricity
  • 25.0%Utility gas
  • 3.3%Bottled, tank, or LP gas


Oakland compared to Oklahoma 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 significantly above state average.
  • Median age below state average.
  • Foreign-born population percentage significantly above state average.
  • Length of stay since moving in significantly above state average.
  • Percentage of population with a bachelor's degree or higher below state average.

Oakland on our top lists:

  • #61 on the list of "Top 101 cities with the most residents born in Other South America (population 500+)"
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