IA

National Population : 333,590,059
Iowa State Population : 3,039,784

About Oakland, IA

Oakland, IA is located in Pottawattamie County in the state of Iowa.

The total City Population for Oakland is about 1,501 with about 339 people per square mile, and the larger Metro Area Population is about 2,099.

The Average Home Value is $127,400.00, which is roughly 9% higher than the Average Home Value of $116,245.00 for the state of Iowa, and roughly 32% lower than the National Average of $188,692.00.

The Median Income Per Household is about $69,375.00, which is roughly 17% higher than the Average Median Income Per Household of $57,814.00 for the state of Iowa, and roughly 17% higher than the National Average of $57,518.00.

Employment

The Unemployment Rate for Oakland is about 5.4%.

Iowa is ranked #35 out of 52 for Best and Worst States to Work in America, with an overall score of 27.78 out of 100.

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Voting

Pottawattamie County voted Republican in the 2020 Presidential Election with a very significant difference of 29.51% between the winner and runner up.

Voting Results by Party

Republican: 57.61%
Democratic: 40.61%
Libertarian: 1.21%
Other: 0.38%
Green: 0.2%


Nearby Locations

Carson, IA (4.89 mi.)
Hancock, IA (6.03 mi.)
Macedonia, IA (8.27 mi.)
Henderson, IA (11.56 mi.)
Avoca, IA (12.13 mi.)
Treynor, IA (12.29 mi.)
Minden, IA (13.61 mi.)
Griswold, IA (14.02 mi.)
Mc Clelland, IA (14.51 mi.)
Walnut, IA (14.89 mi.)
Shelby, IA (15.00 mi.)
Neola, IA (15.51 mi.)
Lewis, IA (15.88 mi.)
Elliott, IA (15.97 mi.)
Underwood, IA (16.37 mi.)
Marne, IA (17.80 mi.)
Silver City, IA (18.26 mi.)
Emerson, IA (19.86 mi.)

Additional Location Details

Zip Code(s) : 51560
Latitude : 41.314142
Longitude : -95.382166
TimeZone : Central (GMT -06:00)
Daylight Saving : Yes
Region : Midwest
Average Elevation : 1238 ft.
Area Code(s) : 712

Demographic Details

Average # of People Per Household : 2.43
Male Population Estimate : 48.21%
Female Population Estimate : 51.79%
Median Age : 42.5
Male Median Age : 40.2
Female Median Age : 44.3

White Population Estimate : 97.86%
Black Population Estimate : 0.48%
Hispanic Population Estimate : 3.67%
Asian Population Estimate : 0.43%
Hawaiian Population Estimate : 0.00%
Indian Population Estimate : 0.81%
Other Population Estimate : 1.62%

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 Pottawattamie County: About 5 per 100,000 People
(last recorded in 2021)

Average # of Violent Crimes for Pottawattamie County: About 373 per 100,000 People
(last recorded in 2021)

Pottawattamie County is about 17% higher than the national average of about 4 homicides per 100,000 people, and about 23% higher than the national average of about 288 violent crimes per 100,000 people.