Oakland County Demographics

Population - Employment - Households - Income / Financial - Housing - Education - Marital Status - Means of Transport to Work

Oakland County Population Demographics top

Total Population 1,266,863
Male Population 617,008
Female Population 649,855
Male Population 48.7 %
Female Population 51.3 %
Median Age 42
Citizen US Born 1,102,248
Citizen not US Born 90,479
Not Citizen 74,136
Citizen US Born 87.01 %
Citizen not US Born 7.14 %
Not Citizen 5.85 %
Moved from Abroad 11,547
Moved from Same Country 94,342
Moved from Same State 43,508
Moved from Different State 18,235
Same House as Last Year 1,084,714
Moved from Abroad 0.91 %
Moved from Same Country 7.45 %
Moved from Same State 3.43 %
Moved from Different State 1.44 %
Same House as Last Year 85.62 %

Occupational Employment in Oakland County top

White Collar 549,778
Blue Collar 91,985
White Collar 43.4 %
Blue Collar 7.26 %
Self Employees 62,959
Private Companies 470,861
Governmental Workers 52,767
Not for Profit Companies 55,176
Self Employees 4.97 %
Private Companies 37.17 %
Governmental Workers 4.17 %
Not for Profit Companies 4.36 %

Number of Households in Oakland County top

Total Households 509,564
Average People Per Household 3
Family Households 330,633
Non-family Households 178,931
Non-family Households 26.1 %
Family Households 14.12 %
Households with Children 151,288
Households without Children 358,276
Households with Children 11.94 %
Households without Children 28.28 %

Median and Average Income in Oakland County top

Average Household Income $105,005.81
Median Household Income $79,352.00
People below Poverty Level 109,498
People above Poverty Level 1,132,202

Housing in Oakland County top

Housing Units 546,196
Median Year Built 1977
Built in 1939 or Earlier 42,894
Built between 1940 and 1949 33,525
Built between 1950 and 1959 88,418
Built between 1960 and 1969 72,400
Built between 1970 and 1979 101,480
Built between 1980 and 1989 69,594
Built between 1990 and 1999 79,130
Built between 2000 and 2009 49,449
Built in 2010 or Later 9,306
Occupied Housing Units 509,564
Owner Occupied 360,447
Renter Occupied 149,117
Owner Occupied 28.45 %
Renter Occupied 11.77 %
With Mortgage 245,671
Without Mortgage 114,776
Median Value with Mortgage $245,950.00
Median Value without Mortgage $184,000.00
Median Housing Costs per Month $1,197.00
With Mortgage 19.39 %
Without Mortgage 9.06 %

Oakland County Education Statistics top

No High School 18,850
Some High School 245,853
Some College 255,668
Associate Degree 73,713
Bachelor's Degree 246,458
Graduate Degree 176,472
No High School 1.49 %
Some High School 19.41 %
Some College 20.18 %
Associate Degree 5.82 %
Bachelor's Degree 19.45 %
Graduate Degree 13.93 %

Marital Status in Oakland County top

Never Married 315,516
Married 556,217
Separated 9,712
Widowed 58,066
Divorced 113,002
Never Married 24.91 %
Married 43.91 %
Separated 0.77 %
Widowed 4.58 %
Divorced 8.92 %

Means of Transport to Work in Oakland County top

Car 586,565
Bus or TrolleyBus 2,658
Railroad 56
Ferryboat 59
Bicycle 1,294
Motorcycle 341
TaxiCab 347
Walk 6,775

Recently added listings in Oakland County top

$799,000 USD
  • 5 Beds
  • 5.5 Baths
$245,000 USD
  • 4 Beds
  • 2 Baths
$735,000 USD
  • 4 Beds
  • 3.5 Baths
$437,000 USD
  • 4 Beds
  • 3.5 Baths
$135,000 USD
  • 2 Beds
  • 2 Baths
$349,900 USD
  • 4 Beds
  • 2 Baths

Disclaimer


Demographic data shown in this section was gathered from the 2017 American Community Survey and is deemed reliable but is not guaranteed.
No representation, guarantee or warranty is made as to the accuracy or completeness of information modified or aggregated for specific neighborhoods and/or zip codes.
Oakland County is an area in Southeast Michigan,Michigan with a population of 1,266,863. There are 617,008 male residents living in Oakland County and 649,855 female residents. The total number of households is 509,564 with 2 people per household on average.
The median age of the current population is 42 with 556,217 people being married and 496,296 being single.

The employment numbers show that there are 85.67% white collar employees and 14.33% blue collar employees in Oakland County.