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Demographics

People

Total Population2,619
Male Share of the Population51.3%
Female Share of the Population48.7%
Senior Citizens21.1%
Employed Population 16+1,090
Age of the Population45

Families

% of people married39%
Average household size2

Education and Earnings

Population % with Bachelor Degree or Higher14.4%
Median Earnings25+$30,690
Median Earnings Without High School Qualification$31,313
Median Earnings With High School Degree$31,144

Wealth

Median Family Income$48,843
% Above Poverty Level89.1%
% Below Poverty Level10.9%

Commute & Sprawl

Average Commute Time21 minutes
% Working from Home2.5%
% Walking and Biking to Work7%
% Using Public Transportation0.4%

Housing

People Living Alone39.4%
Median Gross Rent$632
Median House Value$69,500

Ancestry

Irish19.6%
Other(often includes Hispanic and African American)14.9%
English10.3%
French Except Basque4%
Scottish3.2%
Italian1.5%
Dutch1%
Polish0.7%
Czech0.7%
Ukrainian0.5%
Turkish0.4%
Finnish0.4%
Swedish0.4%
Austrian0.3%
Welsh0.2%
German0.2%
Slovak0.2%
Norwegian0.1%
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Oakland City Almanac

CategoryValue
County Gibson County
Standard Zip Codes47660
Phone Area Codes812
Time Zone
Approximate Latitude38.34
Approximate Longitude-87.34

Oakland City Climate

Nearest Weather Stations

Notes:

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

StationSPURGEON
Distance8 miles
Jan Temp21 to 39 F
Apr Temp42 to 67 F
Jul Temp67 to 89 F
Oct Temp43 to 70 F
Annual Precip46.6 inches
StationPRINCETON 1 W
Distance13 miles
Jan Temp21 to 38 F
Apr Temp45 to 66 F
Jul Temp67 to 88 F
Oct Temp46 to 68 F
Annual Precip46 inches
StationBOONVILLE 1 S
Distance21.5 miles
Jan Temp23 to 41 F
Apr Temp44 to 68 F
Jul Temp67 to 89 F
Oct Temp46 to 70 F
Annual Precip47.1 inches

Nearby Cities and Towns

LocationPopulationMedian Family Income
Francisco553$41,136
Lynnville995$71,667
Mackey90$0
Somerville234$54,583
Spurgeon136$44,286
Winslow1,134$39,779

Oakland City Public Libraries

Oakland City-columbia Township Public Library
210 SOUTH MAIN STREET
Oakland City, Indiana
(812) 749-3559

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Oakland City Public Schools

Oakland City Elementary School
945 S Franklin St-suite B
ZIP: 47660
(812) 749-6133
Primary
Total Enrollment 293
Waldo J Wood Memorial High
943 Franklin St
ZIP: 47660
(812) 749-4757
High
Total Enrollment 274
Waldo J Wood Memorial Jhs
945 S Franklin St - #a
ZIP: 47660
(812) 749-4757
Middle
Total Enrollment 139
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