Oakland strengths, compared to Peers (similar size places nationally) or State (other places in Mississippi):
Affordability of Rents
Affordability of Property Taxes
Comparing Oakland to similar size places nationwide (Peers) and to other places in Mississippi (State):
Ratings range from (lowest) to (highest).
|Children Under 5 Years Old|
|Male Share of the Population|
|Female Share of the Population|
|Age of the Population|
|Well-Paid Single Men|
|Average Household Size|
|Portion of People Married|
|Median Family Income|
|College Educated Adults|
|People Above Poverty|
|People in Middle Class or Better|
|Public Transportation Use|
|Short Commute Times|
|Working at Home|
|Affordability of Rents|
|People Living Alone|
|Affordability of Property Taxes|
|Studio & One-Bedroom Rentals|
|Seasonal and Vacation Housing|
|Housing Recently Built|
|Nearest Large City||76 miles S of Memphis, Tennessee|
|Standard Zip Codes||38948|
|Phone Area Codes||662|
|Time Zone||Central (-6 hours from GMT)|
|Daylight Savings||The city observes Daylight Saving Time.|
Nearest Weather StationsNotes:
|Station||CHARLESTON 1 N|
|Jan Temp||30 to 50 F|
|Apr Temp||49 to 74 F|
|Jul Temp||71 to 91 F|
|Oct Temp||49 to 75 F|
|Annual Precip||57.7 inches|
|Station||GRENADA 5 NNE|
|Jan Temp||30 to 52 F|
|Apr Temp||49 to 74 F|
|Jul Temp||69 to 91 F|
|Oct Temp||48 to 76 F|
|Annual Precip||59 inches|
|Station||MINTER CITY 2 SE|
|Jan Temp||33 to 50 F|
|Apr Temp||51 to 74 F|
|Jul Temp||71 to 92 F|
|Oct Temp||51 to 76 F|
|Annual Precip||58.6 inches|
|Average Family Size||3.57|
|American Indian & Alaskan||1||0.2%|
|Hispanic (included in categories above)||8||1.4%|
|Est. 2005 Population||597|
(From 2000 Census, as reported by individuals)
|Other (often includes Hispanic and African American)||89.7%|
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