Oakland Demographics


  • Total Population417,442
  • Male Population(48.8 %) 203,849
  • Female Population(51.2 %) 213,593
  • Median Age36.40
There are currently 417,442 people living in Oakland. Out of the total population number, 203,849 are men and 213,593 are women. The median age for Oakland dwellers is 36.40.


  • White Collar177,534
  • Blue Collar36,030
There are currently 177,534 white-collar jobs and 36,030 blue-collar jobs in Oakland.


  • Total Households159,448
  • Family Households88,221
  • Non-family Households71,227
  • Households With Children45,493
  • Households Without Children113,955
  • Average People Per Household2.58
There are currently 159,448 households in Oakland. Out of this total, 88,221 are family households, 71,227 are non-family households, 45,493 are households with children and 113,955 are households without children. The average number of people per household in Oakland is 2.58.

Education(Number of people who have achieved the following levels of education)

  • No High School34,349
  • Some High School84,677
  • Some College73,258
  • Associate Degree18,607
  • Bachelors Degree73,810
  • Graduate Degree53,589
There are 34,349 people living in Oakland without a high school degree, 84,677 people with some high school degree and 73,258 people with a college degree. 18,607 people have an associate degree, 73,810 hold a bachelor’s degree, while 53,589 boast a graduate degree.

Marital Status(Number of people who have the following marital status)

  • Never Married155,538
  • Married139,721
  • Separated8,427
  • Widowed15,988
  • Divorced35,286
155,538 of the people living in Oakland have never been married, while 139,721 are married and 8,427 are separated. A total of 15,988 people are widowed and 35,286 people are divorced.


  • Average Household Income$93,849
  • Median Household Income$63,251
  • Median Income Under 25$42,646
  • Median Income 25-44$70,317
  • Median Income 45-64$68,538
  • Median Income Over 65$42,824

The average household income for people living in Oakland is $93,849, while the median household income is $63,251. The median income in Oakland is $42,646 for those under 25, $70,317 for those aged 25 to 44, $68,538 for those aged 45 to 64, and $42,824 for those over the age of 65.


Demographic information is extracted from the Unites States Census Bureau and is deemed reliable, however, COMMERCIALCafé can offer no guarantee of the accuracy or completeness of information modified or aggregated for specific neighborhoods.