MS

National Population : 333,590,059
Mississippi State Population : 3,106,550

About Oakland, MS

Oakland, MS is located in Yalobusha County in the state of Mississippi.

The total City Population for Oakland is about 501 with about 141 people per square mile, and the larger Metro Area Population is about 2,288.

The Average Home Value is $42,900.00, which is roughly 53% lower than the Average Home Value of $91,745.00 for the state of Mississippi, and roughly 77% lower than the National Average of $188,692.00.

The Median Income Per Household is about $37,344.00, which is roughly 5% lower than the Average Median Income Per Household of $39,280.00 for the state of Mississippi, and roughly 35% lower than the National Average of $57,518.00.

Employment

The Unemployment Rate for Oakland is about 10%.

Mississippi is ranked #50 out of 52 for Best and Worst States to Work in America, with an overall score of 8.08 out of 100.

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Voting

Yalobusha County voted Republican in the 2020 Presidential Election with a significant difference of 24.12% between the winner and runner up.

Voting Results by Party

Republican: 56.17%
Democratic: 42.62%
Other: 0.7%
Libertarian: 0.4%
Green: 0.11%


Nearby Locations

Water Valley, MS (9.33 mi.)
Tillatoba, MS (10.35 mi.)
Pope, MS (11.11 mi.)
Coffeeville, MS (11.94 mi.)
Taylor, MS (13.80 mi.)
Enid, MS (14.07 mi.)
Batesville, MS (16.25 mi.)
Scobey, MS (17.81 mi.)

Additional Location Details

Zip Code(s) : 38948
Latitude : 34.079811
Longitude : -89.860022
TimeZone : Central (GMT -06:00)
Daylight Saving : Yes
Region : South
Average Elevation : 317 ft.
Area Code(s) : 662

Demographic Details

Average # of People Per Household : 2.33
Male Population Estimate : 48.16%
Female Population Estimate : 51.84%
Median Age : 45.1
Male Median Age : 44.1
Female Median Age : 46.0

White Population Estimate : 61.32%
Black Population Estimate : 37.76%
Hispanic Population Estimate : 2.01%
Asian Population Estimate : 0.13%
Hawaiian Population Estimate : 0.00%
Indian Population Estimate : 0.48%
Other Population Estimate : 0.79%

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 Yalobusha County: About 13 per 100,000 People
(last recorded in 2018)

Average # of Violent Crimes for Yalobusha County: Data Not Available
Yalobusha County is about 69% higher than the national average of about 4 homicides per 100,000 people.