StatisticUpper LaurelOaklandCalifornia
Population density (sq mi)13,1087,372256
Median age37.436.236.0
Male/Female ratio0.7:11.0:11.0:1
Married (15yrs & older)n/a44%52%
Families w/ Kids under 1855%46%46%
Speak Englishn/a60%56%
Speak Spanishn/a22%29%

Key findings

  • The population density in Upper Laurel is 78% higher than Oakland
  • The median age in Upper Laurel is 3% higher than Oakland
  • In Upper Laurel 37.74% of the population is White
  • In Upper Laurel 23.06% of the population is Black
  • In Upper Laurel 19.19% of the population is Asian

Compare Oakland, CA Demographics


      Upper Laurel population breakdown by race

      RaceUpper LaurelOaklandCalifornia
      American Indian0.23%0.79%0.74%
      Native Hawaiian0.87%0.58%0.39%
      Mixed race12.66%6.63%4.62%
      Other race6.25%13.11%13.28%
      In Upper Laurel, 26.7% 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

      Upper Laurel age breakdown

      Marital status

      Age of children in married couples

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