Oakland, Illinois

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Population in 2019: 854 (0% urban, 100% rural).
Population change since 2000: -14.3%
 
Males: 395  (46.3%)
Females: 459  (53.7%)
Median resident age:

38.4 years
Illinois median age:

38.6 years

Zip codes: 61943.

Estimated median household income in 2019: $57,318 (it was $34,038 in 2000)
Oakland:

$57,318
IL:

$69,187

Estimated per capita income in 2019: $25,368 (it was $15,964 in 2000)

Oakland city income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2019: $79,017 (it was $51,500 in 2000)
Oakland:

$79,017
IL:

$209,100

Mean prices in 2019: all housing units: $90,101; detached houses: $96,647; mobile homes: $40,783

Median gross rent in 2019: $675.

March 2019 cost of living index in Oakland: 84.1 (less than average, U.S. average is 100)
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2019: 14.6%
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According to our research of Illinois and other state lists, there were 2 registered sex offenders living in Oakland, Illinois as of June 17, 2021.
The ratio of all residents to sex offenders in Oakland is 447 to 1.


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Ancestries: German (20.6%), American (18.2%), English (12.3%), European (8.8%), Irish (7.3%), French (5.0%).

Current Local Time: CST time zone

Incorporated on 06/16/1896

Elevation: 656 feet

Land area: 0.82 square miles.

Population density: 1,042 people per square mile   (low).

Oakland, Illinois map

15 residents are foreign born

This city:

1.5%
Illinois:

12.3%

Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2019: $1,539 (1.7%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2019: $1,058 (1.5%)

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Champaign, IL (33.9 miles , pop. 67,518).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Indianapolis, IN (100.3 miles , pop. 781,870).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Chicago, IL (152.1 miles , pop. 2,896,016).

Nearest cities:

Hindsboro, IL (2.5 miles ),
Brocton, IL (2.5 miles ),
Kansas, IL (2.9 miles ),
Redmon, IL (3.0 miles),
Ashmore, IL (3.0 miles ),
Newman, IL (3.2 miles ),
Camargo, IL (3.5 miles ),
Hume, IL (3.6 miles )

Latitude: 39.66 N, Longitude: 88.03 W

Area code: 217

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

Single-family new house construction building permits:

  • 1997: 3 buildings, average cost: $96,700
  • 1999: 1 building, cost: $229,000
  • 2002: 3 buildings, average cost: $51,000
  • 2006: 2 buildings, average cost: $35,500
  • 2007: 3 buildings, average cost: $260,000
  • 2008: 2 buildings, average cost: $112,500
  • 2009: 1 building, cost: $125,000
  • 2011: 5 buildings, average cost: $10,600
  • 2012: 7 buildings, average cost: $12,600
Number of permits per 10,000 Oakland, IL residents
Average permit cost in Oakland, IL
Unemployment in November 2020:
Here:

5.0%
Illinois:

6.5%
Most common industries in Oakland, IL (%)
Both Males Females
Most common industries in 2000
  • Educational services (13.2%)
  • Construction (9.4%)
  • Health care (6.2%)
  • Machinery (4.7%)
  • Building material & garden equipment & supplies dealers (4.1%)
  • Electrical equipment, appliances, components (3.8%)
  • Agriculture, forestry, fishing & hunting (3.4%)
Most common industries for males in 2000
  • Construction (17.1%)
  • Machinery (8.2%)
  • Educational services (7.3%)
  • Agriculture, forestry, fishing & hunting (6.5%)
  • Building material & garden equipment & supplies dealers (4.9%)
  • Transportation equipment (4.5%)
  • Public administration (4.1%)
Most common industries for females in 2000
  • Educational services (19.6%)
  • Health care (12.1%)
  • Electrical equipment, appliances, components (7.6%)
  • Accommodation & food services (5.8%)
  • Social assistance (4.5%)
  • Finance & insurance (4.5%)
  • U. S. Postal service (4.0%)
Most common occupations in Oakland, IL (%)
Both Males Females
Most common occupations in 2000
  • Other production occupations, including supervisors (8.1%)
  • Driver/sales workers and truck drivers (5.5%)
  • Assemblers and fabricators (4.9%)
  • Cooks and food preparation workers (4.7%)
  • Secretaries and administrative assistants (4.1%)
  • Other office and administrative support workers, including supervisors (4.1%)
  • Preschool, kindergarten, elementary, and middle school teachers (3.4%)
Most common occupations for males in 2000
  • Driver/sales workers and truck drivers (8.2%)
  • Other production occupations, including supervisors (8.2%)
  • Carpenters (6.5%)
  • Construction traders workers except carpenters, electricians, painters, plumbers, and construction laborers (5.3%)
  • Metal workers and plastic workers (4.9%)
  • Assemblers and fabricators (4.9%)
  • Farmers and farm managers (4.1%)
Most common occupations for females in 2000
  • Secretaries and administrative assistants (8.5%)
  • Other production occupations, including supervisors (8.0%)
  • Preschool, kindergarten, elementary, and middle school teachers (6.3%)
  • Cooks and food preparation workers (5.8%)
  • Other office and administrative support workers, including supervisors (5.4%)
  • Assemblers and fabricators (4.9%)
  • Retail sales workers, except cashiers (4.0%)

Average climate in Oakland, Illinois

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

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Tornado activity:

Oakland-area historical tornado activity is near Illinois state average. It is 67% greater than the overall U.S. average.

On 8/10/1974, a category F3 (max. wind speeds 158-206 mph) tornado 11.1 miles away from the Oakland city center caused between $500 and $5000 in damages.

On 7/11/1958, a category F3 tornado 12.6 miles away from the city center injured 3 people and caused between $5000 and $50,000 in damages.

Earthquake activity:

Oakland-area historical earthquake activity is significantly above Illinois state average. It is 154% greater 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, Class: Moderate, Intensity: VI - VII) earthquake occurred 83.7 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 58.3 miles away from Oakland center
On 4/18/2008 at 09:36:59, a magnitude 5.2 (5.2 MW, Depth: 8.9 mi) earthquake occurred 83.7 miles away from the city center
On 6/18/2002 at 17:37:15, a magnitude 5.0 (4.3 MB, 4.6 MW, 5.0 LG) earthquake occurred 116.2 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, Class: Light, Intensity: IV - V) earthquake occurred 82.2 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 73.7 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 Coles County (6) is a lot smaller than the US average (15).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 4
Emergencies Declared: 1

Causes of natural disasters: Floods: 3, Storms: 3, Hurricane: 1, Snowstorm: 1, Tornado: 1, Winter Storm: 1, Other: 1 (Note: some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Oakland topographic map

Hospitals and medical centers near Oakland:

  • NEWMAN REHABILITATION AND HCC (Nursing Home, about 10 miles away; NEWMAN, IL)
  • CAROLYN SMITH HOUSE (Hospital, about 14 miles away; CHARLESTON, IL)
  • GAYLORD TULL HOUSE (Hospital, about 14 miles away; CHARLESTON, IL)
  • CHARLESTON HEALTHCARE CENTER (Nursing Home, about 14 miles away; CHARLESTON, IL)
  • LINCOLNLAND HOSPICE OF SARAH BUSH LINC (Hospital, about 15 miles away; CHARLESTON, IL)
  • HOSPICE OF DYNAMIC HOMECARE (Hospital, about 15 miles away; CHARLESTON, IL)
  • AT HOME CARE, INC. (Home Health Center, about 15 miles away; CHARLESTON, IL)

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Oakland:

  • Eastern Illinois University (about 15 miles; Charleston, IL; Full-time enrollment: 9,414)
  • Lake Land College (about 25 miles; Mattoon, IL; FT enrollment: 7,499)
  • University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign (about 34 miles; Champaign, IL; FT enrollment: 47,528)
  • Indiana State University (about 36 miles; Terre Haute, IN; FT enrollment: 10,925)
  • Parkland College (about 36 miles; Champaign, IL; FT enrollment: 7,326)
  • Rose-Hulman Institute of Technology (about 40 miles; Terre Haute, IN; FT enrollment: 2,123)
  • Danville Area Community College (about 41 miles; Danville, IL; FT enrollment: 2,229)

Public high school in Oakland:

Public elementary/middle school in Oakland:

See full list of schools located in Oakland

Points of interest:

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Notable locations in Oakland: Norton Knolls Golf Course (A), Memorial Library (B), Oakland Community Fire Protection District (C). Display/hide their locations on the map

Churches in Oakland include: Oakland Christian Church (A), Oakland United Methodist Church (B). Display/hide their locations on the map

Cemetery: Rosedale Cemetery (1). Display/hide its location on the map

Parks in Oakland include: Helen Parkes Old Tower Park (1), Oakland Centennial City Park (2), Oakland Swimming Pool (3), Watertower Park (4), Howard Miller Memorial Park (5). Display/hide their locations on the map

Coles County has a predicted average indoor radon screening level greater than 4 pCi/L (pico curies per liter) - Highest Potential

Drinking water stations with addresses in Oakland that have no violations reported:

  • WALNUT PT SP WELL2 CONCESSIONS (Population served: 100, Primary Water Source Type: Groundwater)
  • WALNUT PT SP CAMPGRD-SHOWERHSE (Population served: 50, Primary Water Source Type: Groundwater)
Average household size:
This city:

2.3 people
Illinois:

2.6 people

Percentage of family households:
This city:

69.9%
Whole state:

65.8%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This city:

6.0%
Whole state:

6.3%


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

Banks with branches in Oakland (2011 data):

  • The Citizens National Bank of Paris: 12 West Main Street Branch at 12 West Main Street, branch established on 1874/10/05. Info updated 2008/01/29: Bank assets: $211.1 mil, Deposits: $169.8 mil, headquarters in Paris, IL, negative income in the last year, Agricultural Specialization, 4 total offices, Holding Company: First Citizens Of Paris, Inc.

For population 15 years and over in Oakland:

Marital status in Oakland, IL
  • Never married: 22.0%
  • Now married: 57.0%
  • Separated: 2.2%
  • Widowed: 4.4%
  • Divorced: 14.4%

For population 25 years and over in Oakland:

  • High school or higher: 89.2%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 19.3%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 7.4%
  • Unemployed: 2.7%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 24.4 minutes
Educational Attainment in 2019
School Enrollment by Level of School in 2019
Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

9.7
Illinois average:

12.0

Travel time (in minutes) to work in 2019
Means of transportation to work in 2019 - Oakland
Presidential Elections Results

Graphs represent county-level data. Detailed 2008 Election Results

Religion statistics for Oakland, IL (based on Coles County data)

Religions Adherents in 2010
Religions Adherents - Change between 2000 and 2010
ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Evangelical Protestant13,18653
Mainline Protestant4,85518
Catholic3,8682
Other4895
Black Protestant2922
None31,183-
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: 5
Coles County:

0.96 / 10,000 pop.
State:

2.24 / 10,000 pop.
Number of supercenters and club stores: 2
Here:

0.38 / 10,000 pop.
Illinois:

0.08 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 2
Coles County:

0.38 / 10,000 pop.
Illinois:

0.75 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 22
Coles County:

4.21 / 10,000 pop.
Illinois:

2.61 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 40
This county:

7.65 / 10,000 pop.
Illinois:

6.86 / 10,000 pop.
Adult diabetes rate:
Coles County:

7.7%
State:

8.3%
Adult obesity rate:
Coles County:

27.2%
State:

25.2%
Low-income preschool obesity rate:
Coles County:

13.6%
Illinois:

14.5%

Health and Nutrition:

Healthy diet rate:
Oakland:

63.1%
State:

48.6%

Average overall health of teeth and gums:
Oakland:

65.6%
State:

45.7%

Average BMI:
Oakland:

27.4
Illinois:

28.7

People feeling badly about themselves:
This city:

12.6%
State:

21.1%

Average hours sleeping at night:
Oakland:

7.0
Illinois:

6.8

Overweight people:
Oakland:

30.8%
Illinois:

33.2%

General health condition:
Oakland:

68.9%
Illinois:

55.4%

Average condition of hearing:
This city:

80.5%
State:

79.5%

More about Health and Nutrition of Oakland, IL 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
Police Protection - Officers 1$4,578$54,9362$3,182
Sewerage 1$3,836$46,0320$0
Water Supply 1$3,836$46,0320$0
Financial Administration 0$0 1$650
Other Government Administration 0$0 8$1,993
Streets and Highways 0$0 2$3,074
Totals for Government 3$12,250$49,00013$8,899

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

  • Current Operations - Water Utilities: $260,000 ($304.45)
    Financial Administration: $154,000 ($180.33)
    Police Protection: $139,000 ($162.76)
    Regular Highways: $73,000 ($85.48)
    Sewerage: $56,000 ($65.57)
    Solid Waste Management: $7,000 ($8.20)
  • General - Interest on Debt: $7,000 ($8.20)
  • Intergovernmental to Local - Other - General - Other: $6,000 ($7.03)
  • Other Capital Outlay - Police Protection: $34,000 ($39.81)
    Water Utilities: $10,000 ($11.71)
    Regular Highways: $9,000 ($10.54)
    Sewerage: $4,000 ($4.68)
  • Total Salaries and Wages: $246,000 ($288.06)

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

  • Charges - Sewerage: $111,000 ($129.98)
  • Miscellaneous - Fines and Forfeits: $9,000 ($10.54)
    General Revenue - Other: $6,000 ($7.03)
    Interest Earnings: $2,000 ($2.34)
  • Revenue - Water Utilities: $293,000 ($343.09)
  • State Intergovernmental - General Local Government Support: $172,000 ($201.41)
    Highways: $22,000 ($25.76)
    Other: $6,000 ($7.03)
  • Tax - Property: $117,000 ($137.00)
    Other Selective Sales: $6,000 ($7.03)
    Other License: $6,000 ($7.03)

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

  • Long Term Debt - Beginning Outstanding - Unspecified Public Purpose: $181,000 ($211.94)
    Outstanding Unspecified Public Purpose: $125,000 ($146.37)
    Retired Unspecified Public Purpose: $56,000 ($65.57)

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

  • Other Funds - Cash and Securities: $1,086,000 ($1271.66)

5.73% of this county's 2016 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2015 ($39,943 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

5.73%
Illinois average:

4.69%

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 Douglas County, IL  0.44% ($43,179 average AGI)
from Cumberland County, IL  0.43% ($38,247)
from Cook County, IL  0.43% ($20,908)


7.00% of this county's 2015 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2016 ($42,656 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

7.00%
Illinois average:

5.50%

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 Champaign County, IL  0.51% ($45,868 average AGI)
to Cook County, IL  0.40% ($28,113)
to Cumberland County, IL  0.38% ($32,721)

Businesses in Oakland, IL

  • H&R Block: 1
  • True Value: 1

Strongest AM radio stations in Oakland:

  • WLBH (1170 AM; daytime; 5 kW; MATTOON, IL; Owner: MATTOON BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • WILL (580 AM; 5 kW; URBANA, IL; Owner: UNIV. OF ILLINOIS BOARD OF TRUSTEES)
  • WIBC (1070 AM; 50 kW; INDIANAPOLIS, IN; Owner: EMMIS RADIO LICENSE CORPORATION)
  • WEIC (1270 AM; 1 kW; CHARLESTON, IL; Owner: COM-STAT COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)
  • WLS (890 AM; 50 kW; CHICAGO, IL; Owner: WLS, INC.)
  • KXEN (1010 AM; 50 kW; FESTUS-ST. LOUIS, MO; Owner: BDJ RADIO ENTERPRISES, LLC)
  • WSCR (670 AM; 50 kW; CHICAGO, IL; Owner: INFINITY BROADCASTING OPERATIONS, INC.)
  • KMOX (1120 AM; 50 kW; ST. LOUIS, MO; Owner: INFINITY BROADCASTING OPERATIONS, INC.)
  • WPFR (1480 AM; 5 kW; TERRE HAUTE, IN)
  • WPRS (1440 AM; 1 kW; PARIS, IL; Owner: P.R.S. BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • WGN (720 AM; 50 kW; CHICAGO, IL; Owner: WGN CONTINENTAL BROADCASTING CO.)
  • WYLL (1160 AM; 50 kW; CHICAGO, IL; Owner: SCA LICENSE CORPORATION)
  • WBBM (780 AM; 50 kW; CHICAGO, IL; Owner: INFINITY BROADCASTING OPERATIONS, INC.)

Strongest FM radio stations in Oakland:

  • WXET (107.9 FM; ARCOLA, IL; Owner: PREMIER BROADCASTING, INC)
  • WACF (98.5 FM; PARIS, IL; Owner: P.R.S. BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • WMCI (101.3 FM; NEOGA, IL; Owner: THE CROMWELL GROUP, INC. OF ILLINOIS)
  • WLBH-FM (96.9 FM; MATTOON, IL; Owner: MATTOON BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • WMMC (105.9 FM; MARSHALL, IL; Owner: JDL BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • WCBH (104.3 FM; CASEY, IL; Owner: TWO PETAZ, INC.)
  • WIXY (100.3 FM; CHAMPAIGN, IL; Owner: SAGA COMMUNICATIONS OF ILLINOIS, LLC)
  • WKIO (92.5 FM; URBANA, IL; Owner: SAGA COMMUNICATIONS OF ILLINOIS, LLC)
  • WWGO (92.1 FM; CHARLESTON, IL; Owner: WHQQ, INC)
  • WGNJ (89.3 FM; ST. JOSEPH, IL; Owner: GOOD NEWS RADIO, INC.)
  • WISU (89.7 FM; TERRE HAUTE, IN; Owner: INDIANA STATE UNIV. BD. OF TRUSTEES)
  • WPFR-FM (93.9 FM; CLINTON, IN; Owner: WORD POWER, INC.)
  • WEBX (93.5 FM; TUSCOLA, IL; Owner: AAA ENTERTAINMENT LICENSING LLC)
  • W213AW (90.5 FM; CHARLESTON, IL; Owner: VCY AMERICA, INC.)
  • WEIU (88.9 FM; CHARLESTON, IL; Owner: EASTERN ILLINOIS UNIVERSITY)

TV broadcast stations around Oakland:

  • WEIU-TV (Channel 51; CHARLESTON, IL; Owner: EASTERN ILLINOIS UNIVERSITY)
  • WCIA (Channel 3; CHAMPAIGN, IL; Owner: NEXSTAR BROADCASTING OF CHAMPAIGN, L.L.C.)
  • WICD (Channel 15; CHAMPAIGN, IL; Owner: WICD LICENSEE, LLC)
  • W52BR (Channel 52; CHAMPAIGN-URBANA, IL; Owner: MARCIA COHEN)
  • WBUI (Channel 23; DECATUR, IL; Owner: ACME TV LICENSES OF ILLINOIS, LLC)
  • WAND (Channel 17; DECATUR, IL; Owner: WAND(TV) PARTNERSHIP)
  • WILL-TV (Channel 12; URBANA, IL; Owner: UNIV. OF ILLINOIS BD. OF TRUSTEES)
  • W43BV (Channel 43; TERRE HAUTE, IN; Owner: TRINITY BROADCASTING NETWORK)

Oakland fatal accident list:

Feb 26, 2017 00:05 AM, Danville Rd, Lat: 39.659936, Lon: -88.024356, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 1, Pedestrians: 1, Fatalities: 1
May 2, 1980 02:40 PM, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 2, Fatalities: 1
  • National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
  • 23Number of bridges
  • 262ft / 80.2mTotal length
  • 8,100Total average daily traffic
  • 1,261Total average daily truck traffic
  • 9,996Total future (year 2026) average daily traffic
New bridges in Oakland, IL - historical statistics
  • New bridges - historical statistics
  • 11900-1909
  • 11950-1959
  • 11960-1969
  • 11970-1979
  • 81980-1989
  • 61990-1999
  • 32000-2009
  • 22010-2018
See full National Bridge Inventory statistics for Oakland, IL

FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers:

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

FCC Registered Antenna Towers:

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

FCC Registered Broadcast Land Mobile Towers:

3
  • Walnut Point State Park 3 Mi S (Lat: 39.687528 Lon: -88.031417), Call Sign: WNCD399,
    Assigned Frequencies: 151.250 MHz, 151.280 MHz, 151.445 MHz, 159.300 MHz, 159.375 MHz, 159.420 MHz, Grant Date: 12/02/2014, Expiration Date: 02/27/2025, Registrant: Illinois State Police, 801 S 7th St - Csb Ste 300 Annex, Springfield, IL 62703, Phone: (217) 782-7347, Email:
  • Land 3/4 Mi N Of Rardin (Lat: 39.630583 Lon: -88.108361), Call Sign: KNCE810,
    Assigned Frequencies: 152.990 MHz, Grant Date: 05/15/2004, Expiration Date: 07/17/2014, Cancellation Date: 09/20/2014, Registrant: Business Radio Licensing, 26941 Cabot Road #134, Laguna Hills, CA 92653, Phone: (949) 348-8510, Fax: (949) 348-8514, Email:
  • Lat: 39.658639 Lon: -88.021444, Call Sign: WQYI601,
    Assigned Frequencies: 451.187 MHz, 451.737 MHz, Grant Date: 10/11/2016, Expiration Date: 10/11/2026, Certifier: Lance Landeck, Registrant: Washington Radio Reports, 1287 North Barclay Boulevard, Gettysburg, PA 17325, Phone: (717) 334-0668, Fax: (717) 334-6440, Email:

FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:

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

FAA Registered Aircraft:

1
  • Aircraft: PIPER PA-22-150 (Category: Land, Seats: 4, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds, Speed: 94 mph), Engine: LYCOMING 0-320 SERIES (180 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 3315Z , Serial Number: 22-7249, Year manufactured: 1960
    Registrant (Partnership): Flying Club Oakland, Box 42, Oakland, IL 61943
    Deregistered: Cancel Date: 08/07/2020

Most common first names in Oakland, IL among deceased individuals
NameCountLived (average)
William2076.1 years
Charles1773.3 years
John1579.5 years
Mary1582.7 years
James1479.4 years
Gladys1176.8 years
Robert1063.2 years
Frank875.7 years
Ruth780.4 years
Helen776.7 years
Most common last names in Oakland, IL among deceased individuals
Last nameCountLived (average)
Hawkins1478.4 years
Mcqueen1075.4 years
Hunt1070.9 years
Ashmore1084.4 years
Temples1074.9 years
Kite879.5 years
Campbell875.1 years
Curtis880.9 years
Coon876.4 years
Rowe778.0 years
Houses and condos Apartments
Most commonly used house heating fuel in houses and condos in Oakland, IL
  • 73.4%Utility gas
  • 25.2%Electricity
  • 0.7%Bottled, tank, or LP gas
  • 0.7%Wood
Most commonly used house heating fuel in apartments in Oakland, IL
  • 77.2%Utility gas
  • 22.8%Electricity


Oakland compared to Illinois state average:

  • Median house value significantly below state average.
  • Unemployed percentage significantly below state average.
  • Black race population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Hispanic race population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Median age above state average.
  • Foreign-born population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Length of stay since moving in above state average.
  • Number of college students below state average.
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