The Borough of Oakland had a population of 12,917 as of July 1, 2015.
The primary coordinate point for Oakland is located at latitude 41.0295 and longitude -74.2431 in Bergen County. The formal boundaries for the Borough of Oakland (see map below) encompass a land area of 8.45 sq. miles and a water area of 0.27 sq. miles. Bergen County is in the Eastern time zone (GMT -5). The elevation is 236 feet.
The Borough of Oakland has a C5 Census Class Code which indicates an active incorporated place that is independent of any county subdivision and serves as a county subdivision equivalent. It also has a Functional Status Code of "A" which identifies an active government providing primary general-purpose functions.
Beneath the boundary map are tables with Oakland population, income and housing data, five-year growth projections and peer comparisons for key demographic data. The estimates are for July 1, 2015.
Alternate Unofficial Names for Oakland: Yaughpaugh, Yawpaw.
|Population in Households||12,709|
|Population in Familes||11,638|
|Population in Group Qrtrs||208|
|Average Household Size||2.9|
|Average Family Size||3|
|Total Housing Units||4,533 (100%)|
|Owner Occupied HU||4,057 (89.5%)|
|Renter Occupied HU||324 ( 7.1%)|
|Vacant Housing Units||152 ( 3.4%)|
|Median Home Value||$463,194|
|Average Home Value||$502,335|
|Median Household Income||$121,084|
|Average Household Income||$141,361|
|Per Capita Income||$48,226|
|(Compound Annual Growth Rates)|
|Median Household Income||3.45%|
|Per Capita Income||2.99%|
The table below compares Oakland to the other 545 incorporated cities, towns and CDPs in New Jersey by rank and percentile using July 1, 2015 data. The location Ranked # 1 has the highest value. A location that ranks higher than 75% of its peers would be in the 75th percentile of the peer group.
|Total Population||# 92||83rd|
|Population Density1||# 378||31st|
|Diversity Index2||# 370||32nd|
|Median Household Income||# 58||90th|
|Per Capita Income||# 126||77th|
Additional comparisons and rankings can be made with a VERY EASY TO USE New Jersey Census Data Comparison Tool.