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Overall Niche Grade
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  1. Public Schools
    B+
  2. Crime & Safety
    C+
  3. Housing
    B
  4. Nightlife
    B-
  5. Good for Families
    B+
  6. Diversity
    A
  7. Jobs
    A-
  8. Weather
    A
  9. Cost of Living
    B-
  10. Health & Fitness
    B+
  11. Outdoor Activities
    B+
  12. Commute
    B-
Oakland is a suburb of Orlando with a population of 2,863. Oakland is in Orange County. Living in Oakland offers residents a rural feel and most residents own their homes. Many young professionals live in Oakland and residents tend to lean liberal. The public schools in Oakland are above average.
About Oakland...
Population
2,863

Real Estate

Median Home Value
$274,500
National
$184,700
Median Rent
$1,754
National
$949
Area Feel
Rural
Rent vs. Own
  • Rent
    19%
  • Own
    81%
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Oakland Rankings

Niche ranks thousands of places to live based on key statistics from the U.S. Census and and expert insights.

Crime & Safety

Crime & Safety
C+
Based on violent and property crime rates.
Violent Crimes
  • Calculated annually per 100,000 residents
National
  • Assault
    163.1
    282.7
  • Murder
    0
    6.1
  • Rape
    32.6
    40.7
  • Robbery
    65.2
    135.5
Property Crimes
  • Calculated annually per 100,000 residents
National
  • Burglary
    521.9
    500.1
  • Theft
    978.5
    2,042.8
  • Motor Vehicle Theft
    326.2
    284

Residents

Diversity
A
Based on ethnic and economic diversity.
Age
  • <10 years
    12%
  • 10-17 years
    14%
  • 18-24 years
    8%
  • 25-34 years
    12%
  • 35-44 years
    13%
  • 45-54 years
    20%
  • 55-64 years
    13%
  • 65+ years
    8%
Education Levels
National
  • Master's degree or higher
    12%
    12%
  • Bachelor's degree
    18%
    19%
  • Some college or associate's degree
    35%
    29%
  • High school diploma or equivalent
    29%
    28%
  • Less than high school diploma
    6%
    13%

Working in Oakland

Jobs
A-
Based on employment rates, job and business growth, and cost of living.
Median Household Income
$96,250
National
$55,322

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Oakland Reviews

1 review
Great place to live. Nightlife is unavailable, its nice and quiet. Local police are around and friendly. Very small town close to the turnpike.
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