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Estimated median house or condo value in 2013: $262,758 (it was $150,600 in 2000)
Oakham:

$262,758
Massachusetts:

$327,200
Lower value quartile - upper value quartile: $186,810 - $305,404

Household type by relationship:

Households: 1,673

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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Owner-occupied Renter-occupied

Bedrooms in owner-occupied houses and condos in Oakham, Massachusetts:

  • 2no bedroom
  • 201 bedroom
  • 982 bedrooms
  • 2863 bedrooms
  • 1054 bedrooms
  • 265+ bedrooms

Bedrooms in renter-occupied apartments in Oakham, Massachusetts:

  • 0no bedroom
  • 151 bedroom
  • 162 bedrooms
  • 103 bedrooms
  • 04 bedrooms
  • 05+ bedrooms
Owner-occupied Renter-occupied

Cars and other vehicles available in Oakham in owner-occupied houses/condos:

  • 20no vehicle
  • 1041 vehicle
  • 2882 vehicles
  • 883 vehicles
  • 244 vehicles
  • 135+ vehicles

Cars and other vehicles available in Oakham in renter-occupied apartments

  • 4no vehicle
  • 151 vehicle
  • 222 vehicles
  • 03 vehicles
  • 04 vehicles
  • 05+ vehicles
Owner-occupied Renter-occupied

Rooms in owner-occupied houses in Oakham, Massachusetts:

  • 21 room
  • 22 rooms
  • 53 rooms
  • 524 rooms
  • 765 rooms
  • 1336 rooms
  • 1227 rooms
  • 828 rooms
  • 639+ rooms

Rooms in renter-occupied apartments in Oakham, Massachusetts:

  • 01 room
  • 42 rooms
  • 83 rooms
  • 94 rooms
  • 85 rooms
  • 66 rooms
  • 67 rooms
  • 08 rooms
  • 09+ rooms

Year house built

Breakdown of mean house values by ages of householders ($)

  • Oakham, MA household income distribution

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

Year of entry for the foreign-born population

  • 31995 to March 2000
  • 61990 to 1994
  • 151985 to 1989
  • 21980 to 1984
  • 01975 to 1979
  • 21970 to 1974
  • 51965 to 1969
  • 14Before 1965

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

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

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%)

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 (%):

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

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

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 by race in 2000
  • Unemployment rate for White non-Hispanic residents
  • 4.7%Males
  • 0.7%Females
  • Unemployment rate for two or more race residents
  • 25.0%Females
Oakham marital status for males
Oakham marital status for females

Housing units in structures:

Median worth of mobile homes: $97,009

Housing units lacking complete plumbing facilities: 0%

Housing units lacking complete kitchen facilities: 0%

Year Householders Moved Into Residence in Oakham:

Houses and condos Apartments

Most commonly used house heating fuel in houses and condos:

  • 68.9%Fuel oil, kerosene, etc.
  • 14.2%Wood
  • 8.9%Electricity
  • 6.5%Bottled, tank, or LP gas
  • 1.1%Coal or coke

Most commonly used house heating fuel in apartments:

  • 48.8%Electricity
  • 19.5%Fuel oil, kerosene, etc.
  • 17.1%Bottled, tank, or LP gas
  • 9.8%Wood
  • 4.9%Utility gas

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 (Noninstitutionalized)