In 2020, Oakland, CA had a population of 423k people with a median age of 36.6 and a median household income of $80,143. Between 2019 and 2020 the population of Oakland, CA declined from 425,097 to 422,575, a −0.593% decrease and its median household income grew from $73,692 to $80,143, a 8.75% increase.
The 5 largest ethnic groups in Oakland, CA are White (Non-Hispanic) (28.5%), Black or African American (Non-Hispanic) (22.2%), Other (Hispanic) (16.8%), Asian (Non-Hispanic) (15.6%), and White (Hispanic) (5.83%).
None of the households in Oakland, CA reported speaking a non-English language at home as their primary shared language. This does not consider the potential multi-lingual nature of households, but only the primary self-reported language spoken by all members of the household.
86.3% of the residents in Oakland, CA are U.S. citizens.
The largest universities in Oakland, CA are Merritt College (1,273 degrees awarded in 2020), Laney College (117247) (1,130 degrees), and Samuel Merritt University (941 degrees).
In 2020, the median property value in Oakland, CA was $730,000, and the homeownership rate was 40.9%.
Most people in Oakland, CA drove alone to work, and the average commute time was 32.9 minutes. The average car ownership in Oakland, CA was 2 cars per household.