ME

National Population : 333,590,059
Maine State Population : 1,327,423

About Oakland, ME

Oakland, ME is located in Kennebec County in the state of Maine.

The total City Population for Oakland is about 6,260 with about 93 people per square mile, and the larger Metro Area Population is about 7,758.

The Average Home Value is $155,400.00, which is roughly 13% lower than the Average Home Value of $177,874.00 for the state of Maine, and roughly 18% lower than the National Average of $188,692.00.

The Median Income Per Household is about $55,253.00, which is roughly 3% higher than the Average Median Income Per Household of $53,830.00 for the state of Maine, and roughly 4% lower than the National Average of $57,518.00.

Employment

The Unemployment Rate for Oakland is about 7.1%.

Maine is ranked #11 out of 52 for Best and Worst States to Work in America, with an overall score of 68.97 out of 100.

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Voting

Kennebec County voted Democratic in the 2020 Presidential Election with a very slight difference of 0.5% between the winner and runner up.

Voting Results by Party

Democratic: 48.06%
Republican: 47.82%
Libertarian: 1.94%
Other: 1.18%
Green: 1.01%


Nearby Locations

Winslow, ME (4.54 mi.)
Benton, ME (4.54 mi.)
Waterville, ME (4.54 mi.)
Fairfield, ME (5.95 mi.)
Smithfield, ME (6.46 mi.)
Belgrade Lks, ME (7.17 mi.)
Vassalboro, ME (8.64 mi.)
Belgrade, ME (9.31 mi.)
Mercer, ME (11.00 mi.)
Norridgewock, ME (11.00 mi.)
Clinton, ME (11.07 mi.)
China, ME (12.20 mi.)
Weeks Mills, ME (12.20 mi.)
South China, ME (12.20 mi.)
Albion, ME (12.73 mi.)
Vienna, ME (12.83 mi.)
Augusta, ME (13.22 mi.)
Chelsea, ME (13.22 mi.)
Sidney, ME (13.22 mi.)
Mount Vernon, ME (13.45 mi.)
Readfield, ME (14.35 mi.)
Skowhegan, ME (14.66 mi.)
Cornville, ME (14.66 mi.)
New Sharon, ME (15.74 mi.)

Additional Location Details

Zip Code(s) : 04963
Latitude : 44.564851
Longitude : -69.805955
TimeZone : Eastern (GMT -05:00)
Daylight Saving : Yes
Region : Northeast
Average Elevation : 249 ft.
Area Code(s) : 207

Demographic Details

Average # of People Per Household : 2.43
Male Population Estimate : 45.64%
Female Population Estimate : 47.65%
Median Age : 42.8
Male Median Age : 42.4
Female Median Age : 43.1

White Population Estimate : 91.36%
Black Population Estimate : 0.61%
Hispanic Population Estimate : 1.16%
Asian Population Estimate : 0.94%
Hawaiian Population Estimate : 0.21%
Indian Population Estimate : 0.71%
Other Population Estimate : 0.44%

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 Kennebec County: About 2 per 100,000 People
(last recorded in 2021)

Average # of Violent Crimes for Kennebec County: About 168 per 100,000 People
(last recorded in 2021)

Kennebec County is about 52% lower than the national average of about 4 homicides per 100,000 people, and about 42% lower than the national average of about 288 violent crimes per 100,000 people.