Oakland Information

Oakland Information

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

General Oakland Information

State: Iowa

County: Pottawattamie County

Close cities: Henderson, IA, Griswold, IA, Carson, IA, Hancock, IA, Avoca, IA, Macedonia, IA, Treynor, IA

Oakland Population (census data)
Total 1,395 (-5.2% since 2000)
Male 666 (47.7%)
Female 729 (52.3%)

Population Density: 926 people per sq. mile

Cost of Living Index: 77.9 (US Avg is 100)

Oakland Elevation: 1,103 feet above sea level

Incorporated in 1882

Land Area: 1.51 square miles

Median Household Income: $46,316

Zip Codes: 51560.

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Oakland Demographic Data

Ethnic Information:
  • White Non-Hispanic (98.3%)
  • Two or more races (0.5%)
  • Black (0.5%)
Ancestry Information:
  • German (32.6%)
  • Irish (11.8%)
  • English (9.8%)
  • United States (7.3%)
  • Danish (4.6%)
  • Scotch-Irish (3.8%)

Oakland School Information

High Schools
Riverside Community High School (501 Oakland Avenue, Oakland, IA, 51560 - Riverside Community School District District)
Elementary Schools
Riverside Elementary (708 Glass Street, Oakland, IA, 51560 - Riverside Community School District District)

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