logo.png

Demographics

Description Oakland % Fayette County % Memphis MSA %
Population            
2017 Projection 8,848   43,344   1,377,999  
2012 Estimate 7,417   39,729   1,332,426  
2010 Census 6,623   38,413   1,316,100  
2000 Census 1,279   28,806   1,205,204  
1990 Census 977   25,559   1,067,263  
Growth 2012-2017 19.30%   9.10%   3.42%  
Growth 2000-2012 290.93%   37.92%   10.56%  
Growth 1990-2000 30.91%   12.70%   12.92%  
2012 Est. Pop by Single Race Class 7,417   39,729   1,332,426  
White Alone 6,235 84.06 27,933 70.31 627,246 47.08
Black or African American Alone 939 12.66 10,640 26.78 614,229 46.1
Amer. Indian and Alaska Native Alone 19 0.26 116 0.29 3,492 0.26
Asian Alone 70 0.94 211 0.53 25,989 1.95
Native Hawaiian and Other Pac. Isl. Alone 0 0 3 0.01 646 0.05
Some Other Race Alone 74 1 466 1.17 41,061 3.08
Two or More Races 80 1.08 360 0.91 19,763 1.48
2012 Est. Population by Sex 7,417   39,729   1,332,426  
Male 3,691 49.76 19,494 49.07 640,773 48.09
Female 3,726 50.24 20,235 50.93 691,653 51.91
2012 Est. Population by Age 7,417   39,729   1,332,426  
Age 0 - 4 469 6.32 2,603 6.55 103,351 7.76
Age 5 - 9 448 6.04 2,461 6.19 99,593 7.47
Age 10 - 14 476 6.42 2,599 6.54 98,436 7.39
Age 15 - 17 252 3.4 1,513 3.81 62,204 4.67
Age 18 - 20 230 3.1 1,349 3.4 55,056 4.13
Age 21 - 24 288 3.88 1,665 4.19 67,718 5.08
Age 25 - 34 774 10.44 4,598 11.57 184,488 13.85
Age 35 - 44 1,181 15.92 5,617 14.14 184,231 13.83
Age 45 - 54 1,265 17.06 6,508 16.38 192,093 14.42
Age 55 - 64 1,080 14.56 5,463 13.75 146,146 10.97
Age 65 - 74 613 8.26 3,213 8.09 76,916 5.77
Age 75 - 84 279 3.76 1,595 4.01 45,229 3.39
Age 85 and over 62 0.84 545 1.37 16,965 1.27
Age 16 and over 5,923 79.86 31,558 79.43 1,009,931 75.8
Age 18 and over 5,772 77.82 30,553 76.9 968,842 72.71
Age 21 and over 5,542 74.72 29,204 73.51 913,786 68.58
Age 65 and over 954 12.86 5,353 13.47 139,110 10.44
2012 Est. Median Age 41.53   40.48   34.75  
2012 Est. Average Age 39.7   39.3   35.7  
2012 Est. Pop. Age 25+ by Edu. Attainment 5,254   27,539   846,068  
Less than 9th grade 175 3.33 2,022 7.34 44,621 5.27
Some High School, no diploma 445 8.47 2,977 10.81 91,428 10.81
High School Graduate (or GED) 1,885 35.88 10,079 36.6 248,972 29.43
Some College, no degree 1,329 25.3 5,739 20.84 204,437 24.16
Associate Degree 487 9.26 1,588 5.77 50,312 5.95
Bachelor's Degree 696 13.24 3,640 13.22 131,760 15.57
Master's Degree 202 3.84 1,072 3.89 53,144 6.28
Professional School Degree 18 0.34 238 0.86 14,210 1.68
Doctorate Degree 18 0.34 184 0.67 7,184 0.85
Households            
2017 Projection 3,036   16,160   514,497  
2012 Estimate 2,717   14,916   497,708  
2000 Census 510   10,467   448,473  
1990 Census 327   8,453   385,077  
2012 Est. Average Household Income $74,242   $61,808   $60,030  
2012 Est. Median Household Income $58,569   $49,062   $44,851  
2012 Est. Average Household Size 2.73   2.63   2.63  
2012 Est. Average Number of Vehicles 2.23   2.18   1.71  
2012 Est. Pop 16+ by Occupation Classification 5,923   18,601   630,315  
Blue Collar 1,347 22.74 4,836 26 137,763 21.86
White Collar 3,734 63.05 10,802 58.07 382,039 60.61
Service and Farm 842 14.22 2,963 15.93 110,513 17.53
2012 Est. Workers Age 16+, Transp. To Work 5,923   18,283   621,201  
Drove Alone 4,873 82.27 14,748 80.67 512,539 82.51
Car Pooled 791 13.35 2,175 11.9 64,976 10.46
Public Transportation 19 0.32 56 0.31 9,359 1.51
Walked 69 1.17 453 2.48 9,545 1.54
Bicycle 0 0 3 0.02 673 0.11
Other Means 55 0.93 263 1.44 6,627 1.07
Worked at Home 116 1.96 585 3.2 17,482 2.81
2012 Est. Avg Travel Time to Work in Minutes 38.5   37.08   25.9  
2012 Owner Occ. HUs: Avg. Length of Residence 12   16   16  
2012 Renter Occ. HUs: Avg. Length of Residence 10   9   6  
2012 Est. Median All Owner-Occupied Housing Value $184,680   $145,444   $122,262