Oakland, TN Population

By | June 29, 2019

Population: 1,279. Estimated population in 2021: 2,469 (+93.0% change)
Males: 629 (49.2%), Females: 650 (50.8%)

Zip code: 38060

Median resident age: 31.1 years
Median household income: $51,823
Median house value: $122,600

Races in Oakland:

  • White Non-Hispanic (80.3%)
  • Black (16.5%)
  • Hispanic (1.6%)

Ancestries: United States (21.3%), English (13.8%), German (12.2%), Irish (9.0%), French (2.9%), Scotch-Irish (2.2%).

Land area: 3.6 square miles

Population

For population 25 years and over in Oakland

  • High school or higher: 88.4%
  • Bachelor’s degree or higher: 18.9%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 4.2%
  • Unemployed: 4.3%
  • Mean travel time to work: 35.4 minutes

For population 15 years and over in Oakland town

  • Never married: 21.9%
  • Now married: 67.3%
  • Separated: 1.0%
  • Widowed: 3.8%
  • Divorced: 6.0%

1.9% Foreign born

Population change in the 1990s: +818 (+177.4%).

Hospitals

Hospitals/medical centers near Oakland:

  • METHODIST HEALTHCARE FAYETTE HOSPITAL (about 14 miles; SOMERVILLE, TN)
  • BAPTIST MEMORIAL HOSPITAL-COLLIERVILLE (about 16 miles; COLLIERVILLE, TN)
  • LAKESIDE BEHAVIORAL HEALTH SYSTEM (about 20 miles; MEMPHIS, TN)

Airports

Airports certified for carrier operations nearest to Oakland:

  • MILLINGTON MUNI (about 26 miles; MILLINGTON, TN; Abbreviation: NQA)
  • MEMPHIS INTL (about 34 miles; MEMPHIS, TN; Abbreviation: MEM)
  • MC KELLAR-SIPES REGIONAL (about 50 miles; JACKSON, TN; Abbreviation: MKL)
Other public-use airports nearest to Oakland:

Colleges and Universities

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Oakland:

  • SOUTHWEST TENNESSEE COMMUNITY COLLEGE-MACON CAMPUS (about 25 miles; MEMPHIS, TN; Full-time enrollment: 6,979)
  • UNIVERSITY OF MEMPHIS (about 32 miles; MEMPHIS, TN; Full-time enrollment: 15,831)
  • SOUTHWEST TENNESSEE COMMUNITY COLLEGE-UNION CAMPUS (about 32 miles; MEMPHIS, TN; Full-time enrollment: 6,979)
  • THE UNIVERSITY OF TENNESSEE HEALTH SCIENCE CENTER (about 32 miles; MEMPHIS, TN; Full-time enrollment: 2,019)
  • NORTHWEST MISSISSIPPI COMMUNITY COLLEGE (about 52 miles; SENATOBIA, MS; Full-time enrollment: 3,842)
  • JACKSON STATE COMMUNITY COLLEGE (about 55 miles; JACKSON, TN; Full-time enrollment: 2,534)
  • UNION UNIVERSITY (about 59 miles; JACKSON, TN; Full-time enrollment: 2,144)
Public primary/middle schools in Oakland:

  • OAKLAND ELEMENTARY SCHOOL (Students: 611; Location: 14925 HIGHWAY 194, NORTH; Grades: KG – 06)
  • WEST JUNIOR HIGH SCHOOL (Students: 355; Location: 13100 HIGHWAY 194; Grades: 07 – 09)

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