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Total population: 1,946 (Urban population: 0, Rural population: 1,946 (23 farm, 1,923 nonfarm))

Oakham,MA index of house prices


Houses: 591 (578 occupied: 537 owner occupied, 41 renter occupied)
% of renters here:

7%
State:

38%

Housing density: 28 houses/condos per square mile

Median price asked for vacant for-sale houses and condos in 2009 in this state: $342,737.


Median gross rent in Oakham, MA in 2009: $858


Housing units in Oakham with a mortgage: 325 (17 second mortgage, 45 home equity loan, 0 both second mortgage and home equity loan)
Houses without a mortgage: 82






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Estimated median house or condo value in 2009: $284,391 (it was $150,600 in 2000)
Oakham:

$284,391
Massachusetts:

$338,500
Lower value quartile - upper value quartile: $202,466 - $308,397

Mean price in 2009:

Detached houses: $268,833
Here:

$268,833
State:

$412,156

Townhouses or other attached units: $164,820
Here:

$164,820
State:

$346,236

In 2-unit structures: $281,368
Here:

$281,368
State:

$348,924

Mobile homes: $71,758
Here:

$71,758
State:

$71,966

Household type by relationship:

Households: 1,673
  • In family households: 1,531 (370 male householders, 99 female householders)
    399 spouses, 601 children (549 natural, 26 adopted, 26 stepchildren), 18 grandchildren, 6 brothers or sisters, 7 parents, 7 other relatives, 24 non-relatives
  • In nonfamily households: 142 (64 male householders (50 living alone)), 49 female householders (37 living alone)), 29 nonrelatives

Size of family households: 165 2-persons, 114 3-persons, 108 4-persons, 58 5-persons, 20 6-persons, 4 7-or-more-persons.

Size of nonfamily households: 87 1-person, 26 2-persons.

411 married couples with children.
58 single-parent households (13 men, 45 women).

96.4% of residents of Oakham speak English at home.
1.3% of residents speak Spanish at home (100% speak English very well).
2.1% of residents speak other Indo-European language at home (88% speak English very well, 12% speak English well).
0.3% of residents speak Asian or Pacific Island language at home (100% speak English very well).

Foreign born population: 47 (2.8%)
(61.7% of them are naturalized citizens)

Median number of rooms in houses and condos:
Here:

6.5
State:

6.4

Median number of rooms in apartments:
Here:

4.4
State:

4.0

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Rooms in houses/apartments in Oakham, Massachusetts
Owner-occupied Renter-occupied
  • 1 room: 2
  • 2 rooms: 2
  • 3 rooms: 5
  • 4 rooms: 52
  • 5 rooms: 76
  • 6 rooms: 133
  • 7 rooms: 122
  • 8 rooms: 82
  • 9 or more rooms: 63
  • 1 room: 0
  • 2 rooms: 4
  • 3 rooms: 8
  • 4 rooms: 9
  • 5 rooms: 8
  • 6 rooms: 6
  • 7 rooms: 6
  • 8 rooms: 0
  • 9 or more rooms: 0
Bedrooms in houses/apartments in Oakham, Massachusetts
Owner-occupied Renter-occupied
  • no bedroom: 2
  • 1 bedroom: 20
  • 2 bedrooms: 98
  • 3 bedrooms: 286
  • 4 bedrooms: 105
  • 5+ bedrooms: 26
  • no bedroom: 0
  • 1 bedroom: 15
  • 2 bedrooms: 16
  • 3 bedrooms: 10
  • 4 bedrooms: 0
  • 5+ bedrooms: 0
Cars and other vehicles available in Oakham, Massachusetts in houses/condos/apartments
Owner-occupied Renter-occupied
  • no vehicle: 20
  • 1 vehicle: 104
  • 2 vehicles: 288
  • 3 vehicles: 88
  • 4 vehicles: 24
  • 5+ vehicles: 13
  • no vehicle: 4
  • 1 vehicle: 15
  • 2 vehicles: 22
  • 3 vehicles: 0
  • 4 vehicles: 0
  • 5+ vehicles: 0

Year house built

  • 1999 to March 2000: 9
  • 1995 to 1998: 31
  • 1990 to 1994: 60
  • 1980 to 1989: 170
  • 1970 to 1979: 105
  • 1960 to 1969: 58
  • 1950 to 1959: 34
  • 1940 to 1949: 30
  • 1939 or earlier: 94

Breakdown of mean house values by ages of householders


Oakham, MA house values

Estimate of home value of owner-occupied houses in 2009 in Oakham, MA:

  • Less than $10,000: 0
  • $10,000 to $14,999: 0
  • $15,000 to $19,999: 1
  • $20,000 to $24,999: 2
  • $25,000 to $29,999: 1
  • $30,000 to $34,999: 0
  • $35,000 to $39,999: 0
  • $40,000 to $49,999: 0
  • $50,000 to $59,999: 2
  • $60,000 to $69,999: 2
  • $70,000 to $79,999: 0
  • $80,000 to $89,999: 0
  • $90,000 to $99,999: 0
  • $100,000 to $124,999: 2
  • $125,000 to $149,999: 10
  • $150,000 to $174,999: 28
  • $175,000 to $199,999: 54
  • $200,000 to $249,999: 127
  • $250,000 to $299,999: 139
  • $300,000 to $399,999: 145
  • $400,000 to $499,999: 72
  • $500,000 to $749,999: 34
  • $750,000 to $999,999: 3
  • $1,000,000 or more: 2
 


Oakham rent paid by renters for apartments graph

Rent paid by renters in 2009 in Oakham:

  • Less than $100: 0 people
  • $100 to $149: 0
  • $150 to $199: 0
  • $200 to $249: 0
  • $250 to $299: 0
  • $300 to $349: 0
  • $350 to $399: 0
  • $400 to $449: 0
  • $450 to $499: 0
  • $500 to $549: 1
  • $550 to $599: 3
  • $600 to $649: 6
  • $650 to $699: 5
  • $700 to $749: 5
  • $750 to $799: 5
  • $800 to $899: 7
  • $900 to $999: 1
  • $1,000 to $1,249: 4
  • $1,250 to $1,499: 1
  • $1,500 to $1,999: 0
  • $2,000 or more: 0
  • No cash rent: 8
 

Year of entry for the foreign-born population

  • 1995 to March 2000: 3
  • 1990 to 1994: 6
  • 1985 to 1989: 15
  • 1980 to 1984: 2
  • 1975 to 1979: 0
  • 1970 to 1974: 2
  • 1970 to 1974: 5
  • 1965 to 1969: 14


Percentage of workers working in this county: 89.0%
Number of people working at home: 27 (3.1% of all workers)


Travel time to work (commute)

  • Less than 5 minutes: 3
  • 5 to 9 minutes: 23
  • 10 to 14 minutes: 52
  • 15 to 19 minutes: 57
  • 20 to 24 minutes: 67
  • 25 to 29 minutes: 55
  • 30 to 34 minutes: 201
  • 35 to 39 minutes: 72
  • 40 to 44 minutes: 70
  • 45 to 59 minutes: 144
  • 60 to 89 minutes: 74
  • 90 or more minutes: 33
 

Means of transportation to work

  • Drove a car alone: 776 (88%)
  • Carpooled: 61 (7%)
  • Bus or trolley bus: 7 (1%)
  • Walked: 7 (1%)
  • Worked at home: 27 (3%)

Oakham, MA household income

Household income:

  • Less than $10,000: 20
  • $10,000 to $14,999: 11
  • $15,000 to $19,999: 17
  • $20,000 to $24,999: 22
  • $25,000 to $29,999: 22
  • $30,000 to $34,999: 24
  • $35,000 to $39,999: 38
  • $40,000 to $44,999: 22
  • $45,000 to $49,999: 27
  • $50,000 to $59,999: 81
  • $60,000 to $74,999: 112
  • $75,000 to $99,999: 98
  • $100,000 to $124,999: 42
  • $125,000 to $149,999: 15
  • $150,000 to $199,999: 20
  • $200,000 or more: 11
 

First ancestries reported:

 United States or American: 289
 Irish: 210
 English: 194
 French (except Basque): 121
 French Canadian: 104
 Polish: 94
 Italian: 90
 Swedish: 52
 German: 46
 Other groups: 29
 Scottish: 29
 Scotch-Irish: 22
 Russian: 19
 Armenian: 18
 Lithuanian: 16
 Dutch: 13
 Finnish: 13
 Portuguese: 11
 Danish: 11
 Norwegian: 8
 Canadian: 8
 Slovak: 6
 Austrian: 6
 Scandinavian: 5
 Albanian: 3
 British: 3
 Syrian: 2
 European: 2
 Hungarian: 2
 Czech: 2
 Arab:: 2
 Latvian: 2
 Greek: 2
 Welsh: 2


Most common places of birth for the foreign-born residents (%):



  • Russia (38%)
  • Canada (26%)
  • Poland (9%)
  • Peru (9%)
  • Other Northern Europe (4%)
  • Italy (4%)
  • Thailand (4%)


Place of birth for U.S.-born residents:

  • This state: 1370
  • Northeast: 170
  • Midwest: 31
  • South: 33
  • West: 15

82% of Oakham residents lived in the same house 5 years ago.
   Out of people who lived in different houses, 82% lived in this county.
   Out of people who lived in different counties, 64% lived in Massachusetts.

Education attainment for males 25 years and older:

  • No schooling: 0
  • Nursery to 4th grade: 2
  • 5th and 6th grade: 0
  • 7th and 8th grade: 3
  • 9th grade: 8
  • 10th grade: 11
  • 11th grade: 5
  • 12th grade, no diploma: 24
  • High school graduate (or equivalency): 169
  • Less than 1 year of college: 49
  • Some college more than 1 year, no degree: 72
  • Associate degree: 38
  • Bachelor's degree: 99
  • Master's degree: 42
  • Professional school degree: 7
  • Doctorate degree: 10

Educational Attainment for Males (%)

Education attainment for females 25 years and older:

  • No schooling: 0
  • Nursery to 4th grade: 0
  • 5th and 6th grade: 0
  • 7th and 8th grade: 0
  • 9th grade: 9
  • 10th grade: 9
  • 11th grade: 6
  • 12th grade, no diploma: 17
  • High school graduate (or equivalency): 136
  • Less than 1 year of college: 46
  • Some college more than 1 year, no degree: 84
  • Associate degree: 55
  • Bachelor's degree: 102
  • Master's degree: 59
  • Professional school degree: 7
  • Doctorate degree: 3

Educational Attainment for Females (%)


Class of Workers


Unemployment rate for White non-Hispanic males: 4.7%
Unemployment rate for White non-Hispanic females: 0.7%


Unemployment rate for two or more race males: 0.0%
Unemployment rate for two or more race females: 25.0%


Median household income in 2009 for:

  • White non-Hispanic householders: $78,449
  • Two or more races householders: $69,652
  • Hispanic or Latino race householders: $63,832

Oakham marital status for males
Oakham marital status for females

Median 2009 house value for:

  • White Non-Hispanic householders: $272,116
  • Two or more races householders: $283,257
  • Hispanic or Latino householders: $306,862

Housing units in structures:

  • One, detached: 541
  • One, attached: 7
  • Two: 20
  • 3 or 4: 2
  • 5 to 9: 2
  • Mobile homes: 19

Median worth of mobile homes: $83,495


Housing units lacking complete plumbing facilities: 0%

Housing units lacking complete kitchen facilities: 0%

Year Householders Moved Into Residence in Oakham:

Most commonly used house heating fuel in Oakham
Houses and condos Apartments
  • Fuel oil, kerosene, etc. (68.9%)
  • Wood (14.2%)
  • Electricity (8.9%)
  • Bottled, tank, or LP gas (6.5%)
  • Coal or coke (1.1%)
  • Electricity (48.8%)
  • Fuel oil, kerosene, etc. (19.5%)
  • Bottled, tank, or LP gas (17.1%)
  • Wood (9.8%)
  • Utility gas (4.9%)



Private vs. public school enrollment:


Students in private schools in grades 1 to 8 (elementary and middle school): 21
Here:

7.9%
Massachusetts:

10.8%

Students in private schools in grades 9 to 12 (high school): 22
Here:

16.8%
Massachusetts:

12.2%

Students in private undergraduate colleges: 23
Here:

34.8%
Massachusetts:

48.2%

School Enrollment by Level of School for Male Students

School Enrollment by Level of School for Female Students

Age and Sex of Sensory-Disabled Residents (Noninstitutionalized)

Age and Sex of Physically-Disabled Residents (Noninstitutionalized)

Age and Sex of Mentally-Disabled Residents (Noninstitutionalized)

Age and Sex of Self-Care Disabled Residents (Noninstitutionalized)

Age and Sex of Go-Outside-Home Disabled Residents (Noninstitutionalized)

Age and Sex of Residents with Employment Disability (Noninst.)


 

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