Oakland Information

Oakland Information

Travel info, sports, demographic data, and general statistics about the city of Oakland, CA

General Oakland Information

State: California

County: Alameda County

Close cities: Piedmont, CA, Thousand Oaks, CA, Orinda, CA, Kensington, CA, Berkeley, CA, San Leandro, CA, South San Francisco, CA, Brisbane, CA, East Richmond Heights, CA, Emeryville, CA, Moraga, CA, Benicia, CA, El Cerrito, CA, Richmond, CA, Albany, CA, Valle Vista, CA, Alameda, CA

Oakland Population (census data)
Total 401,489 (-1.0% since 2000)
Male 193,724 (48.3%)
Female 207,765 (51.7%)

Population Density: 7,162 people per sq. mile

Cost of Living Index: 181.8 (US Avg is 100)

Oakland Elevation: 42 feet above sea level

Land Area: 56.1 square miles

Median Household Income: $46,475

Zip Codes: 94602, 94617, 94619, 94609, 94604, 94666, 94603, 94621, 94612, 94606, 94610, 94601, 94607, 94614, 94618, 94649, 94623, 94659, 94660, 94613, 94611, 94624, 94615, 94605, 94622, 94661, 94643, 94627, 94662, 94620, 94608, and 94625.

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Oakland Demographic Data

Ethnic Information:
  • Black (35.7%)
  • White Non-Hispanic (23.5%)
  • Hispanic (21.9%)
  • Other race (11.7%)
  • Chinese (8.0%)
  • Two or more races (5.0%)
  • Vietnamese (2.2%)
  • Other Asian (2.1%)
  • American Indian (1.7%)
  • Filipino (1.6%)
  • Japanese (0.5%)
  • Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander (0.5%)
Ancestry Information:
  • German (4.9%)
  • Irish (4.3%)
  • English (4.0%)
  • Subsaharan African (2.7%)
  • Italian (2.2%)
  • French (1.3%)
Foriegn Born: 106,116 people (26.4%)
  • Latin America (53.6%)
  • Asia (46.4%)

Local Oakland Sports Teams

Major League Baseball: Oakland Athletics, San Francisco Giants
NFL Football: San Francisco 49ers, Oakland Raiders
NBA Basketball: Golden State Warriors
NHL Hockey: San Jose Sharks

Oakland School Information

High Schools
American Indian Public High (3626 35th Avenue, Oakland, CA, 94619 - Oakland Unified District)
Business And Information Technology High (8601 Macarthur Boulevard, Oakland, CA, 94605 - Oakland Unified District)
Community Day High School (4917 Mountain Blvd, Oakland, CA, 94619 - Oakland Unified District)
Dewey Academy Senior High (1111 2nd Avenue, Oakland, CA, 94606 - Oakland Unified District)
East Oakland Community High (3550 64th Avenue, Oakland, CA, 94605 - Oakland Unified District)
Leadership Preparatory High (8601 Macarthur Boulevard, Oakland, CA, 94605 - Oakland Unified District)
Lighthouse Community Charter High (345 12th Street, Oakland, CA, 94607 - Oakland Unified District)
Mandela High (4610 Foothill Boulevard, Oakland, CA, 94601 - Oakland Unified District)
McClymonds Senior High (2607 Myrtle Street, Oakland, CA, 94607 - Oakland Unified District)
Media High School (4610 Foothill, Oakland, CA, 94601 - Oakland Unified District)
Metwest High (314 East 10th Street, Huerta H, Oakland, CA, 94606 - Oakland Unified District)
Oakland Community Day High (4917 Mountain Boulevard, Oakland, CA, 94619 - Oakland Unified District)
Oakland High (1023 Macarthur Boulevard, Oakland, CA, 94610 - Oakland Unified District)
Oakland International High School (4521 Webster Street, Oakland, CA, 94609 - Oakland Unified District)
Oakland Technical High (4351 Broadway, Oakland, CA, 94611 - Oakland Unified District)
Oakland Unity High (6038 Brann Street, Oakland, CA, 94605 - Oakland Unified District)
Oasis High (285 17th Street, Oakland, CA, 94612 - Oakland Unified District)
Skyline High (12250 Skyline Boulevard, Oakland, CA, 94619 - Oakland Unified District)
Middle Schools
Bret Harte Middle (3700 Coolidge Avenue, Oakland, CA, 94602 - Oakland Unified District)
Calvin Simmons Middle (2101 35th Avenue, Oakland, CA, 94601 - Oakland Unified District)
Carter Middle (4521 Webster Street, Oakland, CA, 94609 - Oakland Unified District)
Claremont Middle (5750 College Avenue, Oakland, CA, 94618 - Oakland Unified District)
Cole Middle (1011 Union Street, Oakland, CA, 94607 - Oakland Unified District)
Edna Brewer Middle (3748 13th Avenue, Oakland, CA, 94610 - Oakland Unified District)
Elmhurst Middle (1800 98th Avenue, Oakland, CA, 94603 - Oakland Unified District)
Explorer Middle (3550 64th Avenue, Oakland, CA, 94605 - Oakland Unified District)
Frick Middle (2845 64th Avenue, Oakland, CA, 94605 - Oakland Unified District)
Havenscourt Middle (1390 66th Avenue, Oakland, CA, 94621 - Oakland Unified District)
Kizmet Academy Middle (2607 Myrtle Street, Oakland, CA, 94607 - Oakland Unified District)
Laney Middle (9736 Lawlor Street, Oakland, CA, 94607 - Oakland Unified District)
Lowell Middle (991 14th Street, Oakland, CA, 94607 - Oakland Unified District)
Madison Middle (400 Capistrano Drive, Oakland, CA, 94603 - Oakland Unified District)
Merritt Middle College High (Alternative) (12500 Campus Drive, Oakland, CA, 94607 - Oakland Unified District)
Montera Middle (5555 Ascot Drive, Oakland, CA, 94611 - Oakland Unified District)
Oakland Community Day Middle (4917 Mountain Boulevard, Oakland, CA, 94619 - Oakland Unified District)
Peralta Creek Middle (2101 35th Avenue, Oakland, CA, 94601 - Oakland Unified District)
Roosevelt Middle (1926 19th Avenue, Oakland, CA, 94606 - Oakland Unified District)
Westlake Middle (2629 Harrison Street, Oakland, CA, 94612 - Oakland Unified District)
Elementary Schools
Acorn Woodland Elementary (1025 81st Avenue, Oakland, CA, 94621 - Oakland Unified District)
Allendale Elementary (3670 Penniman Avenue, Oakland, CA, 94619 - Oakland Unified District)
Bella Vista Elementary (1025 East 28th Street, Oakland, CA, 94610 - Oakland Unified District)
Bridges Academy at Melrose Elementary (1325 53rd Avenue, Oakland, CA, 94601 - Oakland Unified District)
Brookfield Elementary (401 Jones Avenue, Oakland, CA, 94603 - Oakland Unified District)
Burckhalter Elementary (3994 Burckhalter Avenue, Oakland, CA, 94605 - Oakland Unified District)
Carl B. Munck Elementary (11900 Campus Drive, Oakland, CA, 94619 - Oakland Unified District)
Chabot Elementary (6686 Chabot Road, Oakland, CA, 94618 - Oakland Unified District)
Cleveland Elementary (745 Cleveland Street, Oakland, CA, 94606 - Oakland Unified District)
Crocker Highlands Elementary (525 Midcrest Road, Oakland, CA, 94610 - Oakland Unified District)
Education For Change At Cox Elementary (9860 Sunnyside Street, Oakland, CA, 94603 - Oakland Unified District)
Education For Change Upper Elementary (1700 28th Avenue, Oakland, CA, 94601 - Oakland Unified District)
Emerson Elementary (4803 Lawton Avenue, Oakland, CA, 94609 - Oakland Unified District)
Encompass Academy Elementary (1025 81st Avenue, Oakland, CA, 94621 - Oakland Unified District)
Franklin Elementary (915 Foothill Boulevard, Oakland, CA, 94606 - Oakland Unified District)
Fruitvale Elementary (3200 Boston Avenue, Oakland, CA, 94602 - Oakland Unified District)
Garfield Elementary (1640 22nd Avenue, Oakland, CA, 94606 - Oakland Unified District)
Glenview Elementary (4215 La Cresta Avenue, Oakland, CA, 94602 - Oakland Unified District)
Grass Valley Elementary (4720 Dunkirk Avenue, Oakland, CA, 94605 - Oakland Unified District)
Hawthorne Elementary (1700 28th Avenue, Oakland, CA, 94601 - Oakland Unified District)
Highland Elementary (8521 A Street, Oakland, CA, 94621 - Oakland Unified District)
Hillcrest Elementary (30 Marguerite Drive, Oakland, CA, 94618 - Oakland Unified District)
Hoover Elementary (890 Brockhurst Street, Oakland, CA, 94608 - Oakland Unified District)
Horace Mann Elementary (5222 Ygnacio Avenue, Oakland, CA, 94601 - Oakland Unified District)
Howard Elementary (8755 Fontaine Street, Oakland, CA, 94605 - Oakland Unified District)
Jefferson Elementary (2035 40th Avenue, Oakland, CA, 94601 - Oakland Unified District)
Joaquin Miller Elementary (5525 Ascot Drive, Oakland, CA, 94611 - Oakland Unified District)
Kaiser Elementary (25 South Hill Court, Oakland, CA, 94618 - Oakland Unified District)
La Escuelita Elementary (1100 Third Avenue, Oakland, CA, 94606 - Oakland Unified District)
Lafayette Elementary (1700 Market Street, Oakland, CA, 94607 - Oakland Unified District)
Lakeview Elementary (746 Grand Avenue, Oakland, CA, 94610 - Oakland Unified District)
Laurel Elementary (3750 Brown Avenue, Oakland, CA, 94619 - Oakland Unified District)
Lazear Elementary (824 29th Avenue, Oakland, CA, 94601 - Oakland Unified District)
Lincoln Elementary (225 11th Street, Oakland, CA, 94607 - Oakland Unified District)
Lockwood Elementary (6701 International Boulevard, Oakland, CA, 94621 - Oakland Unified District)
Manzanita Elementary (2409 East 27th Street, Oakland, CA, 94601 - Oakland Unified District)
Markham Elementary (7220 Krause Avenue, Oakland, CA, 94605 - Oakland Unified District)
Marshall Elementary (3400 Malcolm Avenue, Oakland, CA, 94605 - Oakland Unified District)
Martin Luther King Jr. Elementary (960 Tenth Street, Oakland, CA, 94607 - Oakland Unified District)
Maxwell Park Elementary (4730 Fleming Avenue, Oakland, CA, 94619 - Oakland Unified District)
Melrose Elementary (1325 53rd Avenue, Oakland, CA, 94601 - Oakland Unified District)
Montclair Elementary (1757 Mountain Boulevard, Oakland, CA, 94611 - Oakland Unified District)
Parker Elementary (7929 Ney Avenue, Oakland, CA, 94605 - Oakland Unified District)
Peralta Elementary (460 63rd Street, Oakland, CA, 94609 - Oakland Unified District)
Piedmont Avenue Elementary (4314 Piedmont Avenue, Oakland, CA, 94611 - Oakland Unified District)
Prescott Elementary (920 Campbell Street, Oakland, CA, 94607 - Oakland Unified District)
Redwood Heights Elementary (4401 39th Avenue, Oakland, CA, 94619 - Oakland Unified District)
Santa Fe Elementary (915 54th Street, Oakland, CA, 94608 - Oakland Unified District)
Seed Elementary (2409 East 27th Street, Oakland, CA, 94601 - Oakland Unified District)
Sequoia Elementary (3730 Lincoln Avenue, Oakland, CA, 94602 - Oakland Unified District)
Sherman Elementary (5328 Brann Street, Oakland, CA, 94619 - Oakland Unified District)
Sobrante Park Elementary (470 El Paseo Drive, Oakland, CA, 94603 - Oakland Unified District)
Stonehurst Elementary (10315 E Street, Oakland, CA, 94603 - Oakland Unified District)
Thornhill Elementary (5880 Thornhill Drive, Oakland, CA, 94611 - Oakland Unified District)
Tilden Elementary (4551 Steele Street, Oakland, CA, 94619 - Oakland Unified District)
Whittier Elementary (6328 East 17th Street, Oakland, CA, 94621 - Oakland Unified District)
Other/Private Schools
Alliance Academy (1800 98th Avenue, Oakland, CA, 94603 - Oakland Unified District)
American Indian Public Charter (3637 Magee Avenue, Oakland, CA, 94619 - Oakland Unified District)
Ascend (3709 East 12th Street, Oakland, CA, 94601 - Oakland Unified District)
Bay Area Technology (1920 Telegraph Avenue, Oakland, CA, 94612 - Oakland Unified District)
Berkley Maynard Academy (6200 San Pablo Avenue, Oakland, CA, 94608 - Oakland Unified District)
Bunche (1240 18th Street, Oakland, CA, 94607 - Oakland Unified District)
Bunche Academy (1240 18th St, Oakland, CA, 94607 - Oakland Unified District)
Business, Entrepreneurial School Of Technology H (2607 Myrtle Street, Oakland, CA, 94607 - Oakland Unified District)
California College Preparatory Academy (6200 San Pablo Avenue, Oakland, CA, 94608 - Oakland Unified District)
Castlemont Business and Information Technology School (8601 MacArthur Boulevard, Oakland, CA, 94605 - Oakland Unified District)
Coliseum College Prep Academy (1390 66th Ave, Oakland, CA, 94621 - Oakland Unified District)
Coliseum College Prep Academy (1390 66th Avenue, Oakland, CA, 94621 - Oakland Unified District)
College Preparatory And Architecture Academy (4610 Foothill Boulevard, Oakland, CA, 93601 - Oakland Unified District)
Dolores Huerta Learning Academy (1936 Courtland Avenue, Oakland, CA, 94601 - Oakland Unified District)
East Bay Conservation Corporations Charter (1021 Third Street, Oakland, CA, 94607 - Oakland Unified District)
East Oakland Leadership Academy (2614 Seminary Avenue, Oakland, CA, 94605 - Oakland Unified District)
East Oakland School Of The Arts (8601 Macarthur Boulevard, Oakland, CA, 94605 - Oakland Unified District)
Education For Change East Oakland Community Charter (1700 28th Avenue, Oakland, CA, 94601 - Oakland Unified District)
Elmhurst Community Prep (1800 98th Avenue, Oakland, CA, 94603 - Oakland Unified District)
Envision Academy of Arts and Technology (1515 Webster Street, Oakland, CA, 94612 - Alameda County Office of Education District)
Ernestine C. Reems Academy Of Technology And Art (8425 Macarthur Boulevard, Oakland, CA, 94605 - Oakland Unified District)
Expression, Excellence, Community, Empowerment (2607 Myrtle Street, Oakland, CA, 94607 - Oakland Unified District)
Far West (5263 Broadway Terrace, Oakland, CA, 94618 - Oakland Unified District)
Fred T. Korematsu Discovery Academy (10315 E Street, Oakland, CA, 94603 - Oakland Unified District)
Fremont Federation (4610 Foothill Boulevard, Oakland, CA, 94601 - Oakland Unified District)
Growing Children Charter (8000 International Boulevard, Oakland, CA, 94621 - Oakland Unified District)
International Community (2825 International Boulevard, Oakland, CA, 94601 - Oakland Unified District)
Junior Space Exploration Academy (2722 Adeline Street, Oakland, CA, 94607 - Oakland Unified District)
Kipp Bridge College Preparatory (991 14th Street, Oakland, CA, 94607 - Oakland Unified District)
Life Academy (2111 International Boulevard, Oakland, CA, 94606 - Oakland Unified District)
Lighthouse Community Charter (345 12th Street, Oakland, CA, 94607 - Oakland Unified District)
Lionel Wilson College Preparatory Academy (Charte (400 105th Avenue, Oakland, CA, 94603 - Oakland Unified District)
Lps College Park (8601 Macarthur Boulevard, Building 10, Oakland, CA, 94605 - Oakland Unified District)
Media College Preparatory (4610 Foothill Boulevard, Oakland, CA, 94601 - Oakland Unified District)
Melrose Leadership Academy (1325 53rd Avenue, Oakland, CA, 94601 - Oakland Unified District)
Millsmont Academy (3200 62nd Avenue, Oakland, CA, 94605 - Oakland Unified District)
Monarch Academy (1445 101st Avenue, Oakland, CA, 94603 - Oakland Unified District)
North Oakland Community Charter (410 Alcatraz Avenue, Oakland, CA, 94609 - Oakland Unified District)
Oakland Charter Academy (3001 International Boulevard, Oakland, CA, 94601 - Oakland Unified District)
Oakland Military Institute, College Preparatory (2405 West 14th Street, Building 796, Oakland, CA, 94607 - Oakland Unified District)
Oakland School For The Arts (1800 San Pablo Avenue, Oakland, CA, 94612 - Oakland Unified District)
ROOTS International Academy (1390 66th Avenue, Oakland, CA, 94621 - Oakland Unified District)
Ralph Bunche Academy (1240 18th Street, Oakland, CA, 94607 - Oakland Unified District)
Reach Academy (9736 Lawlor Street, Oakland, CA, 94605 - Oakland Unified District)
Rise Community (8521 A Street, Oakland, CA, 94621 - Oakland Unified District)
Robeson School Of Visual And Performing Arts (4610 Foothill Boulevard, Oakland, CA, 94601 - Oakland Unified District)
Rudsdale Continuation (1180 70th Avenue, Oakland, CA, 94621 - Oakland Unified District)
Sankofa Academy (581 61st Street, Oakland, CA, 94609 - Oakland Unified District)
Street Academy (Alternative) (417 29th Street, Oakland, CA, 94609 - Oakland Unified District)
Think College Now (2825 International Boulevard, Oakland, CA, 94601 - Oakland Unified District)
United for Success Academy (2101 35th Avenue, Oakland, CA, 96401 - Oakland Unified District)
University Preparatory Charter Academy (7200 Bancroft Avenue, Oakland, CA, 94605 - Oakland Unified District)
Urban Promise Academy (3031 East 18th Street, Oakland, CA, 94601 - Oakland Unified District)
Webster Academy (K-6) (8000 Birch Street, Oakland, CA, 94621 - Oakland Unified District)
West Oakland Community Charter (955 12th Street, Oakland, CA, 94607 - Oakland Unified District)
Yes, Youth Empowerment (8251 Fontaine Street, Oakland, CA, 94605 - Oakland Unified District)
Youth Employment Partnership Charter (2300 International Boulevard, Oakland, CA, 94601 - Oakland Unified District)

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