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  1. Public Schools
    C-
  2. Crime & Safety
    C-
  3. Housing
    C-
  4. Nightlife
    B-
  5. Good for Families
    C-
  6. Diversity
    C+
  7. Jobs
    B-
  8. Weather
    B+
  9. Cost of Living
    B
  10. Health & Fitness
    C-
  11. Outdoor Activities
    A-
  12. Commute
    B+
Oakland City is a neighborhood in Atlanta, Georgia with a population of 6,193. Oakland City is in Fulton County. Living in Oakland City offers residents a sparse suburban feel and most residents rent their homes. In Oakland City there are a lot of parks. Many families live in Oakland City and residents tend to be liberal.
About Oakland City...
Population
6,193

Real Estate

Median Home Value
$77,543
National
$184,700
Median Rent
$873
National
$949
Area Feel
Sparse Suburban
Rent vs. Own
  • Rent
    64%
  • Own
    36%
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Crime & Safety

Crime & Safety
C-
Based on violent and property crime rates.
Violent Crimes
  • Calculated annually per 100,000 residents
National
  • Assault
    760.9
    282.7
  • Murder
    32.4
    6.1
  • Rape
    40.7
  • Robbery
    453.3
    135.5
Property Crimes
  • Calculated annually per 100,000 residents
National
  • Burglary
    1,003.7
    500.1
  • Theft
    1,440.8
    2,042.8
  • Motor Vehicle Theft
    582.8
    284

Residents

Diversity
C+
Based on ethnic and economic diversity.
Median Household Income
$24,260
National
$55,322
Families with Children
24%
Education Levels
National
  • Master's degree or higher
    3%
    12%
  • Bachelor's degree
    6%
    19%
  • Some college or associate's degree
    30%
    29%
  • High school diploma or equivalent
    38%
    28%
  • Less than high school diploma
    24%
    13%
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The area is okay. In life there is always improvement somewhere and in this case, this area can definitely have room for improvement.
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Our area is safe because of our older residents.
This area is growing rapidly and has much value.