Oakland, Kentucky

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Oakland Almanac

Category Value
Nearest Large City 67 miles NE of Nashville, Tennessee
County Warren
Standard Zip Codes 42159
Phone Area Codes 270
Time Zone Central (-6 hours from GMT)
Daylight Savings The city observes Daylight Saving Time.
Latitude 37.041
Longitude -86.248

Oakland Climate

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  • Temp ranges are avg daily min and max for the month
  • Precipitation is rainfall (and rainfall equiv of snowfall)
Distance 11 miles
Jan Temp 25 to 43 F
Apr Temp 45 to 69 F
Jul Temp 68 to 89 F
Oct Temp 46 to 70 F
Annual Precip 51.6 inches
Distance 11.7 miles
Jan Temp 24 to 44 F
Apr Temp 44 to 69 F
Jul Temp 67 to 90 F
Oct Temp 46 to 72 F
Annual Precip 51.3 inches
Distance 16.7 miles
Jan Temp 21 to 43 F
Apr Temp 40 to 69 F
Jul Temp 63 to 90 F
Oct Temp 42 to 72 F
Annual Precip 51.5 inches
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Oakland Population (2000)

Category Count Percent
Total Population 260 100%
Male 126 48.5%
Female 134 51.5%
Under 18 67 25.8%
18+ 193 74.2%
65+ 26 10%
Median Age 36.6
Average Family Size 2.88
White 229 88.1%
African-American 30 11.5%
Asian 0 0%
American Indian & Alaskan 0 0%
Other 0 0%
Mixed Race 1 0.4%
Hispanic (included in categories above) 0 0%

Estimated Oakland Population Growth 2000-2005

Category Value
Est. 2005 Population 255
Growth -5
Growth % -1.9%

Oakland Ancestry

(From 2000 Census, as reported by individuals)

Note: This is national, not racial, ancestry, so, e.g., the Census doesn't have categories for Hispanic and African-American people. CityTownInfo is currently gathering additional ancestry data for this site.
Ancestry Percent
US/American 44.2%
Other (often includes Hispanic and African American) 24.8%
English 12.1%
German 7.8%
Irish 5.8%
Scotch-Irish 3.4%
Italian 1%
French (except Basque) 0.5%
Scottish 0.5%
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Nearby Cities and Towns

Location Pop. Median Family
Income (2000)
Oakland 260 $45,938
Bowling Green 49,296 $40,320
Brownsville 921 $21,250
Park City 517 $36,042
Plum Springs 447 $38,250
Scottsville 4,327 $32,284
Smiths Grove 784 $43,750
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