Oakland, Fayette County, TN Demographics

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

What is the population of Oakland?

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There are 8,805 residents in Oakland, with a median age of 37.8. Of this, 47.79% are males and 52.21% are females. US-born citizens make up 97.81% of the resident pool in Oakland, while non-US-born citizens account for 1.65%. Additionally, 0.55% of the population is represented by non-citizens.
A total of 7,337 people in Oakland currently live in the same house as they did last year.
Y-o-Y Change
Total Population 8,805 8.2%
Male Population 4,208 9.4%
Female Population 4,597 7.2%
Male population 47.79%
Female population 52.21%
Y-o-Y Change
Median Age 37.8 1.1%
Citizen US Born 8,612 10.1%
Citizen not US Born 145 -11.0%
Not Citizen 48 -68.0%
Citizen US Born 97.81%
Citizen not US Born 1.65%
Not Citizen 0.55%
Y-o-Y Change
Moved from Abroad 49 8.9%
Moved from Same County 345 -23.8%
Moved from Same State 245 -13.7%
Moved from Different State 629 123.0%
Same House as Last Year 7,337 5.6%
Moved from Abroad 0.57%
Moved from Same County 4.01%
Moved from Same State 2.85%
Moved from Different State 7.31%
Same House as Last Year 85.26%

What are the employment statistics in Oakland?

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White-collar workers make up 76.16% of the working population in Oakland, while blue-collar employees account for 23.84%. There are also 307 entrepreneurs in Oakland (7.18% of the workforce); 3,107 workers employed in private companies (72.7%); and 595 people working in governmental institutions (13.92%).
Y-o-Y Change
White Collar 3,255 3.9%
Blue Collar 1,019 6.3%
White Collar 76.16%
Blue Collar 23.84%
Y-o-Y Change
Self Employees 307 25.8%
Private Companies 3,107 7.5%
Governmental Workers 595 -12.9%
Not for Profit Companies 265 -4.0%
Self Employees 7.18%
Private Companies 72.7%
Governmental Workers 13.92%
Not for Profit Companies 6.2%

How many households are there in Oakland?

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There are a total of 3,277 households in Oakland, each made up of around 3 members. Family establishments represent 81.9% of these Oakland households, while non-family units account for the remaining 18.1%. Additionally, 41.29% of households have children and 58.71% of households are without children.
Y-o-Y Change
Total Households 3,277 3.0%
Average People Per Household 3 5.1%
Family Households 2,684 5.9%
Non-family Households 593 -8.3%
Family Households 81.9%
Non-family Households 18.1%
Y-o-Y Change
Households with Children 1,353 5.0%
Households without Children 1,924 1.6%
Households with Children 41.29%
Households without Children 58.71%

What are the median and average incomes in Oakland?

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The average annual household income in Oakland is $94,937, while the median household income sits at $78,125 per year.
Y-o-Y Change
Average Household Income $94,937 5.3%
Median Household Income $78,125 0.9%
People below Poverty Level 533 161.3%
People above Poverty Level 8,072 3.4%

How many homeowners and renters are there in Oakland?

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There are 3,344 housing units in Oakland, and the median year in which these properties were built is 2004. Of the 3,277 occupied housing units in Oakland, 87.92% are owner-occupied, while 12.08% have renters living in them.
Meanwhile, properties bought with mortgages account for 73.17% of the units, and the median value of a home with a mortgage is $205,200. In general, housing costs reach $1,276 per month in Oakland.
Y-o-Y Change
Housing Units 3,344 2.6%
Median Year Built 2004 0.0%
Built in 1939 or Earlier 15 25.0%
Built between 1940 and 1949 41 -46.0%
Built between 1950 and 1959 127 46.0%
Built between 1960 and 1969 3 -25.0%
Built between 1970 and 1979 70 0.0%
Built between 1980 and 1989 121 57.1%
Built between 1990 and 1999 556 9.0%
Built between 2000 and 2009 1,677 -5.6%
Built between 2010 and 2019 724 N/A
Built in 2020 or Later 10 N/A
Y-o-Y Change
Occupied Housing Units 3,277 3.0%
Owner Occupied 2,881 2.8%
Renter Occupied 396 4.2%
Owner Occupied 87.92%
Renter Occupied 12.08%
Y-o-Y Change
With Mortgage 2,108 0.3%
Without Mortgage 773 10.4%
Median Value with Mortgage $205,200 5.7%
Median Value without Mortgage $170,100 1.2%
Median Housing Costs per Month $1,276 1.3%
With Mortgage 73.17%
Without Mortgage 26.83%

What is the level of education in Oakland?

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Approximately 33.49% of the population in Oakland holds a high school degree (that's 2,261 residents), while 27.13% have attained a college certificate (2,568 locals) and 19.86% have a bachelor's degree (1,341 people).
Y-o-Y Change
No High School 22 -45.0%
Some High School 2,261 1.4%
Some College 2,568 4.2%
Associate Degree 874 32.2%
Bachelor's Degree 1,341 24.2%
Graduate Degree 422 41.1%
No High School 0.33%
Some High School 33.49%
Some College 27.13%
Associate Degree 12.94%
Bachelor's Degree 19.86%
Graduate Degree 6.25%

What is the marital status of Oakland residents?

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A total of 1,613 people in Oakland have never been married (which represents 23.07% of the total population), while 4,373 of them are wedded (62.53%). Separated and divorced residents are in smaller numbers, at 10 (0.14%) and 601 (8.59%), respectively.
Y-o-Y Change
Never Married 1,613 22.0%
Married 4,373 4.4%
Separated 10 -23.1%
Widowed 406 12.5%
Divorced 601 0.5%
Never Married 23.07%
Married 62.53%
Separated 0.14%
Widowed 5.81%
Divorced 8.59%

What are the most common means of transportation in Oakland?

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Y-o-Y Change
Car 3,648 -0.3%
Walk 23 360.0%

What is the median and average household income in Oakland by zipcode?

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ZipCode Population Number of Households Median Income Average Income
38060 10,752 4,183 $69,676.00 $88,682.00

Methodology & Disclaimers


Demographic data shown in this section was gathered from the latest U.S. Census Bureau release, the 2021 American Community Survey. The information is updated yearly, as soon as new data is made available by the US Census Bureau.
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.

Zip codes included in this demographic data: 38060