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People

Total Population 2,542
Male Share of the Population 50%
Female Share of the Population 50%
Senior Citizens 19.4%
Employed Population 16+ 1,018
Age of the Population 44

Families

% of people married 40.2%
Average household size 2

Education and Earnings

Population % with Bachelor Degree or Higher 15.7%
Median Earnings25+ $28,237
Median Earnings Without High School Qualification $28,813
Median Earnings With High School Degree $29,297

Wealth

Median Family Income $43,672
% Above Poverty Level 81%
% Below Poverty Level 19%

Commute & Sprawl

Average Commute Time 19 minutes
% Working from Home 1.1%
% Walking and Biking to Work 8.4%
% Using Public Transportation 1.4%

Housing

People Living Alone 35.8%
Median Gross Rent $575
Median House Value $72,000

Ancestry

Other(often includes Hispanic and African American) 11.9%
US/American 0%
English 13.5%
Irish 17%

Oakland City Almanac

Category Value
Nearest Medium City 27 miles NE of Evansville, Indiana (center to center)
Nearest Large City 86 miles W of Louisville, Kentucky
County Gibson
Standard Zip Codes 47660
Phone Area Codes 812
Time Zone Central (-6 hours from GMT)
Daylight Savings The city observes Daylight Saving Time.
Latitude 38.338
Longitude -87.345

Oakland City Climate

Nearest Weather Stations

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  • Temp ranges are avg daily min and max for the month
  • Precipitation is rainfall (and rainfall equiv of snowfall)

Station SPURGEON
Distance 8 miles
Jan Temp 21 to 39 F
Apr Temp 42 to 67 F
Jul Temp 67 to 89 F
Oct Temp 43 to 70 F
Annual Precip 46.6 inches
Station PRINCETON 1 W
Distance 13 miles
Jan Temp 21 to 38 F
Apr Temp 45 to 66 F
Jul Temp 67 to 88 F
Oct Temp 46 to 68 F
Annual Precip 46 inches
Station BOONVILLE 1 S
Distance 21.5 miles
Jan Temp 23 to 41 F
Apr Temp 44 to 68 F
Jul Temp 67 to 89 F
Oct Temp 46 to 70 F
Annual Precip 47.1 inches

Nearby Cities and Towns

Location Population Median Family Income
Francisco 771 $47,500
Lynnville 1,011 $71,667
Mackey 116 $32,500
Somerville 211 $51,042
Spurgeon 163 $44,306

Oakland City Public Libraries

Library
Oakland City-columbia Twp Pl
210 S MAIN
Oakland City, Indiana
(812) 749-3559

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WALDO J WOOD MEMORIAL HIGH
943 FRANKLIN ST
812-749-4757
Serves 340 students.
Student/teacher ratio: 14.3

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