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  1. Public Schools
    C-
  2. Crime & Safety
    C-
  3. Housing
    D+
  4. Nightlife
    C+
  5. Good for Families
    C-
  6. Diversity
    C+
  7. Jobs
    B-
  8. Weather
    B+
  9. Cost of Living
    B
  10. Health & Fitness
    D+
  11. Outdoor Activities
    B+
  12. Commute
    A-
Oakland City is a neighborhood in Atlanta, Georgia with a population of 6,060. Oakland City is in Fulton County. Living in Oakland City offers residents an urban 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
6,060

Real Estate

Median Home Value
$65,190
National
$184,700
Median Rent
$866
National
$949
Area Feel
Urban
Rent vs. Own
  • Rent
    61%
  • Own
    39%
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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
    761
    283
  • Murder
    32
    6
  • Rape
    41
  • Robbery
    453
    136
Property Crimes
  • Calculated annually per 100,000 residents
National
  • Burglary
    1,004
    500
  • Theft
    1,441
    2,043
  • Motor Vehicle Theft
    583
    284
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Residents

Diversity
C+
Based on ethnic and economic diversity.
Median Household Income
$24,344
National
$55,322
Children
23%
Education Levels
National
  • Master's degree or higher
    5%
    12%
  • Bachelor's degree
    7%
    19%
  • Some college or associate's degree
    26%
    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.