Demographics

People

Total Population240
Male Share of the Population61.7%
Female Share of the Population38.3%
Senior Citizens29.2%
Employed Population 16+109
Age of the Population57

Families

% of people married58.3%
Average household size2

Education and Earnings

Population % with Bachelor Degree or Higher13.1%
Median Earnings25+$38,167
Median Earnings Without High School Qualification$0
Median Earnings With High School Degree$39,107

Wealth

Median Family Income$66,250
% Above Poverty Level87.1%
% Below Poverty Level12.9%

Commute & Sprawl

Average Commute Time25 minutes
% Working from Home2.8%
% Walking and Biking to Work0.9%
% Using Public Transportation%

Housing

People Living Alone36.2%
Median Gross Rent$733
Median House Value$122,000

Ancestry

English19.2%
German13.8%
Irish10.4%
Other(often includes Hispanic and African American)10%
Scottish2.5%
Welsh2.1%
Italian2.1%
French Except Basque1.7%
Dutch1.3%
Slovene0.8%
Polish0.8%
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Oakland Almanac

CategoryValue
CountyWarren County
Standard Zip Codes42159
Phone Area Codes270
Time ZoneAmerica/Kentucky/Louisville
Approximate Latitude37.04
Approximate Longitude-86.25

Oakland Climate

Nearest Weather Stations

Notes:

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

StationBOWLING GREEN FAA AP
Distance11 miles
Jan Temp25 to 43 F
Apr Temp45 to 69 F
Jul Temp68 to 89 F
Oct Temp46 to 70 F
Annual Precip51.6 inches
StationBARREN RIVER LAKE
Distance11.7 miles
Jan Temp24 to 44 F
Apr Temp44 to 69 F
Jul Temp67 to 90 F
Oct Temp46 to 72 F
Annual Precip51.3 inches
StationNOLIN RIVER LAKE
Distance16.7 miles
Jan Temp21 to 43 F
Apr Temp40 to 69 F
Jul Temp63 to 90 F
Oct Temp42 to 72 F
Annual Precip51.5 inches

Nearby Cities and Towns

LocationPopulationMedian Family Income
Bowling Green65,731$53,346
Brownsville832$39,643
Park City635$52,273
Plum Springs464$58,611
Scottsville4,412$37,566
Smiths Grove764$54,167

Oakland Public Schools

Oakland Elementary
2494 Church St.
ZIP: 42159
(270) 563-4719
Primary
Total Enrollment 295
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