Also See: Oakland, NJ ZIP Codes & ZIP Code Maps
The Borough of Oakland had a population of 12,653 as of July 1, 2022.
The primary coordinate point for Oakland is located at latitude 41.0132 and longitude -74.2643 in Bergen County. The formal boundaries for the Borough of Oakland 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.
Alternate Unofficial Names for Oakland: Yaughpaugh, Yawpaw.
|Total Population||12,653 (100%)|
|Population in Households||12,417 (98.1%)|
|Population in Families||11,363 (89.8%)|
|Population in Group Quarters1||236 ( 1.9%)|
|Median Household Income||$150,289|
|Average Household Income||$191,151|
|% of Income for Mortgage4||17%|
|Per Capita Income||$65,319|
|Total HU (Housing Units)||4,521 (100%)|
|Owner Occupied HU||3,985 (88.1%)|
|Renter Occupied HU||337 ( 7.5%)|
|Vacant Housing Units||199 ( 4.4%)|
|Median Home Value||$495,815|
|Average Home Value||$540,408|
|Housing Affordability Index3||115|
|Average Household Size||2.87|
|Average Family Size||3.00|
GROWTH RATE / YEAR
|Median Household Income||1.66%|
|Per Capita Income||2.44%|
|Owner Occupied HU||-0.18%|
The table below compares Oakland to the other 701 incorporated cities, towns and CDPs in New Jersey by rank and percentile using July 1, 2022 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||# 109||85th|
|Population Density||# 428||39th|
|Median Household Income||# 111||84th|
|Housing Affordability Index||# 408||58th|
|Per Capita Income||# 182||74th|
|Diversity Index||# 454||35th|
Additional comparisons and rankings can be made with a VERY EASY TO USE New Jersey Census Data Comparison Tool.