Oakland, CA
Quality of Life, Demographics, And Statistics

Demographics | Crime | Cost Of Living
Updated: 2022-04-09
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Oakland, California Info Snack

Population
422,575
Unemployment
6.0%
Poverty
14.6%
Median Home
$730,000
Median Income
$80,143
Median Rent
$1,539

Oakland SnackAbility

7
Overall SnackAbility
Jobs
8/10
Housing
9.5
Affordability
4
Diversity
10
Safety
2
Amenities
10
Education
8
Commute
4

Oakland, CA Crime Report

28,275
Total Crimes
6,456.6
Total Crimes / 100k People
175.22%
Above National Average
Statistic Count
Raw
Oakland
/ 100k People
California
/ 100k People
National
/ 100k People
Total Crimes Per 100K 28,275 6,456.6 2,581.0 2,346.0
Violent Crime 5,653 1,290.9 442.0 387.8
Murder 102 23.3 5.6 6.5
Robbery 2,479 566.1 113.6 73.9
Aggravated Assault 2,710 618.8 288.7 279.7
Property Crime 22,622 5,165.7 2,138.9 1,958.2
Burglary 2,537 579.3 369.7 314.2
Larceny 13,373 3,053.7 1,341.7 1,398.0
Car Theft 6,712 1,532.7 427.6 246.0

Oakland, CA Cost Of Living

157
Oakland's Overall Cost Of Living
1.6x
Higher Than The National Average
Living Expense Oakland California National Average
Overall 157 140 100
Services 117 112 100
Groceries 134 113 100
Health 122 115 100
Housing 228 198 100
Transportation 145 134 100
Utilities 134 126 100

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Population over time in Oakland

Year Population % Change
2020 422,575 0.4%
2019 421,042 0.9%
2018 417,442 1.3%
2017 412,040 1.0%
2016 408,073 1.4%
2015 402,339 1.3%
2014 397,011 1.0%
2013 392,890 0.9%
2012 389,397 0.6%
2011 386,909 -

Race / Ethnicity in Oakland

White
28.5% (120,547)
African American
22.2% (93,890)
American Indian
0.3% (1,430)
Asian
15.6% (65,845)
Hawaiian
0.6% (2,372)
Other
0.5% (2,206)
Two Or More
5.3% (22,384)
Hispanic
27.0% (113,901)
Race Oakland CA USA
White 28.5% 36.5% 60.1%
African American 22.2% 5.4% 12.2%
American Indian 0.3% 0.3% 0.6%
Asian 15.6% 14.6% 5.6%
Hawaiian 0.6% 0.3% 0.2%
Other 0.5% 0.3% 0.3%
Two Or More 5.3% 3.4% 2.8%
Hispanic 27.0% 39.1% 18.2%

Gender in Oakland

Female
51.6% (217,935)
Male
48.4% (204,639)
Gender Oakland CA USA
Female 51.6% 50.3% 50.8%
Male 48.4% 49.7% 49.2%

Highest level of educational attainment in Oakland for adults over 25

< 9th Grade
9.0% (38,031)
9-12th Grade
7.0% (29,580)
High School / GED
16.0% (67,612)
Some College
16.0% (67,612)
Associate's Degree
6.0% (25,354)
Bachelor's Degree
27.0% (114,095)
Master's Degree
13.0% (54,934)
Professional Degree
4.0% (16,903)
Doctorate Degree
2.0% (8,451)
Education Oakland CA USA
< 9th Grade 9.0% 8.0% 5.0%
9-12th Grade 7.0% 7.0% 7.0%
High School / GED 16.0% 20.0% 27.0%
Some College 16.0% 21.0% 20.0%
Associate's Degree 6.0% 8.0% 9.0%
Bachelor's Degree 27.0% 22.0% 20.0%
Master's Degree 13.0% 9.0% 9.0%
Professional Degree 4.0% 3.0% 2.0%
Doctorate Degree 2.0% 2.0% 1.0%

Household Income For Oakland, California

Less than $10,000
5.6% (2,354,721)
$10,000 to $14,999
5.4% (2,294,012)
$15,000 to $24,999
7.1% (2,988,207)
$25,000 to $34,999
7.1% (2,983,456)
$35,000 to $49,999
8.7% (3,680,027)
$50,000 to $74,999
13.5% (5,690,555)
$75,000 to $99,999
11.5% (4,854,617)
$100,000 to $149,999
15.7% (6,646,591)
$150,000 to $199,999
9.7% (4,116,341)
$200,000 or more
15.7% (6,648,967)
Income Oakland CA USA
Less than $10,000 5.6% 4.7% 5.8%
$10,000 to $14,999 5.4% 3.9% 4.1%
$15,000 to $24,999 7.1% 6.9% 8.5%
$25,000 to $34,999 7.1% 7.1% 8.6%
$35,000 to $49,999 8.7% 10.0% 12.0%
$50,000 to $74,999 13.5% 15.3% 17.2%
$75,000 to $99,999 11.5% 12.3% 12.8%
$100,000 to $149,999 15.7% 17.1% 15.6%
$150,000 to $199,999 9.7% 9.4% 7.1%
$200,000 or more 15.7% 13.3% 8.3%

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