Population density (sq mi)11,2805,513287
Median age22.432.940.6
Male/Female ratio1.0:11.0:11.0:1
Married (15yrs & older)n/a39%56%
Families w/ Kids under 1821%39%40%
Speak Englishn/a89%89%
Speak Spanishn/a2%5%

Key findings

  • The population density in Oakland is 105% higher than Pittsburgh
  • The median age in Oakland is 32% lower than Pittsburgh
  • In Oakland 82.81% of the population is White
  • In Oakland 7.09% of the population is Black
  • In Oakland 7.31% of the population is Asian

Compare Pittsburgh, PA Demographics


      Oakland population breakdown by race

      American Indian0.00%0.18%0.20%
      Native Hawaiian0.00%0.04%0.03%
      Mixed race2.50%3.23%2.24%
      Other race0.28%0.48%1.98%
      In Oakland, 2.8% 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 age breakdown

      Marital status

      Age of children in married couples

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