StatisticOakland CityAtlantaGeorgia
Population density (sq mi)3,0913,420187
Median age38.833.536.2
Male/Female ratio0.9:11.0:11.0:1
Married (15yrs & older)n/a34%54%
Families w/ Kids under 1843%43%45%
Speak Englishn/a90%86%
Speak Spanishn/a4%8%

Key findings

  • The population density in Oakland City is 10% lower than Atlanta
  • The median age in Oakland City is 16% higher than Atlanta
  • In Oakland City 6.69% of the population is White
  • In Oakland City 88.61% of the population is Black
  • In Oakland City 0.22% of the population is Asian

Compare Atlanta, GA Demographics


      Oakland City population breakdown by race

      RaceOakland CityAtlantaGeorgia
      American Indian0.17%0.29%0.29%
      Native Hawaiian0.00%0.04%0.05%
      Mixed race2.11%2.20%2.20%
      Other race2.19%1.05%2.79%
      In Oakland City, 4.8% of people are of Hispanic or Latino origin.
      Please note: Hispanics may be of any race, so also are included in any/all of the applicable race categories above.

      Household income distribution

      Place of birth by citizenship

      Oakland City age breakdown

      Marital status

      Age of children in married couples

      Source: The Oakland City, Atlanta, GA demographics data displayed above is derived from the 2016 United States Census Bureau American Community Survey (ACS).