Oakland is a very small city located in the state of Iowa. With a population of 1,506 people and just one neighborhood, Oakland is the 195th largest community in Iowa.
Occupations and Workforce
Unlike some cities where white-collar or blue-collar occupations dominate the local economy, Oakland is neither predominantly one nor the other. Instead, it has a mixed workforce of both white- and blue-collar jobs. Overall, Oakland is a city of sales and office workers, professionals and service providers. There are especially a lot of people living in Oakland who work in office and administrative support (14.97%), sales jobs (10.94%) and management occupations (8.20%).
Setting & Lifestyle
Being a small city, Oakland does not have a public transit system used by locals to get to and from work.