CA

National Population : 333,590,059
California State Population : 39,150,723

About Oakland, CA

Oakland, CA is located in Alameda County in the state of California.

The total City Population for Oakland is about 433,031 with about 2,991 people per square mile, and the larger Metro Area Population is about 449,645.

The Average Home Value is $601,800.00, which is roughly 16% higher than the Average Home Value of $503,143.00 for the state of California, and roughly 69% higher than the National Average of $188,692.00.

The Median Income Per Household is about $71,739.20, which is roughly 1% higher than the Average Median Income Per Household of $71,294.00 for the state of California, and roughly 20% higher than the National Average of $57,518.00.

Employment

The Unemployment Rate for Oakland is about 6.6%.

California is ranked #4 out of 52 for Best and Worst States to Work in America, with an overall score of 84.2 out of 100.

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Voting

Alameda County voted Democratic in the 2020 Presidential Election with a very significant difference of 77.93% between the winner and runner up.

Voting Results by Party

Democratic: 80.21%
Republican: 17.7%
Libertarian: 0.82%
Other: 0.67%
Green: 0.61%


Nearby Locations

Piedmont, CA (1.58 mi.)
Alameda, CA (2.77 mi.)
San Leandro, CA (5.30 mi.)
Emeryville, CA (5.44 mi.)
Moraga, CA (6.56 mi.)
Berkeley, CA (6.95 mi.)
Orinda, CA (7.12 mi.)
San Lorenzo, CA (8.39 mi.)
Kensington, CA (8.55 mi.)
Albany, CA (8.55 mi.)
Lafayette, CA (9.86 mi.)
Walnut Creek, CA (9.98 mi.)
Hayward, CA (10.45 mi.)
El Cerrito, CA (10.75 mi.)
San Francisco, CA (10.98 mi.)
Alamo, CA (11.85 mi.)
Brisbane, CA (12.09 mi.)
North Richmond, CA (13.49 mi.)
Richmond, CA (13.49 mi.)
Point Richmond, CA (13.49 mi.)
N Richmond, CA (13.49 mi.)
Pt Richmond, CA (13.49 mi.)
Daly City, CA (13.71 mi.)
Colma, CA (13.71 mi.)

Additional Location Details

Zip Code(s) : 94601, 94602, 94603, 94605, 94606, 94607, 94608, 94609, 94610, 94611, 94612, 94613, 94618, 94619, 94621
Latitude : 37.739393
Longitude : -122.174770
TimeZone : Pacific (GMT -08:00)
Daylight Saving : Yes
Region : West
Average Elevation : 30 ft.
Area Code(s) : 341, 415, 510, 925

Demographic Details

Average # of People Per Household : 2.68
Male Population Estimate : 44.18%
Female Population Estimate : 46.89%
Median Age : 35.8
Male Median Age : 35.4
Female Median Age : 36.3

White Population Estimate : 36.25%
Black Population Estimate : 26.99%
Hispanic Population Estimate : 22.32%
Asian Population Estimate : 17.54%
Hawaiian Population Estimate : 0.81%
Indian Population Estimate : 1.90%
Other Population Estimate : 13.39%

Crime Details

NOTE: Crime is available at the County level so this doesn't necessarily represent the city of Oakland specifically.
Average # of Homicides for Alameda County: About 6 per 100,000 People
(last recorded in 2021)

Average # of Violent Crimes for Alameda County: About 629 per 100,000 People
(last recorded in 2021)

Alameda County is about 34% higher than the national average of about 4 homicides per 100,000 people, and about 54% higher than the national average of about 288 violent crimes per 100,000 people.