Oakland, ME

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Oakland Profile


Overview

Oakland is a somewhat small town located in the state of Maine. With a population of 6,138 people and just one neighborhood, Oakland is the 48th largest community in Maine.

Occupations and Workforce

Unlike some towns, Oakland isn’t mainly white- or blue-collar. Instead, the most prevalent occupations for people in Oakland are a mix of both white- and blue-collar jobs. Overall, Oakland is a town of service providers, professionals, and sales and office workers. There are especially a lot of people living in Oakland who work in office and administrative support (11.41%), maintenance occupations (9.90%), and healthcare (7.85%).


Setting & Lifestyle

It is a fairly quiet town because there are relatively few of those groups of people who have a tendency to be noisy. (Children, for example, often can't help themselves from being noisy, and being parents ourselves, we know!) Oakland has relatively few families with children living at home, and is quieter because of it. Renters and college students, for their own reasons, can also be noisy. Oakland has few renters and college students. But the biggest reason it is quieter in Oakland than in most places in America, is that there are just simply fewer people living here. If you think trees make good neighbors, Oakland may be for you.

Being a small town, Oakland does not have a public transit system used by locals to get to and from work.

Oakland Demographics

The education level of Oakland citizens, measured as those with bachelor's degrees or advanced degrees, is similar to the national average for all American cities and towns. 20.53% of adults 25 and older in Oakland have a college degree.

The per capita income in Oakland in 2010 was $31,625, which is wealthy relative to Maine and the nation. This equates to an annual income of $126,500 for a family of four. However, Oakland contains both very wealthy and poor people as well.

The people who call Oakland home describe themselves as belonging to a variety of racial and ethnic groups. The greatest number of Oakland residents report their race to be White, followed by Asian. Important ancestries of people in Oakland include French , Irish, French Canadian, and German.

The most common language spoken in Oakland is English. Other important languages spoken here include French and Russian.

Neighborhood Real Estate Data

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Neighborhood Look and Feel

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Housing Market Details

 

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Neighborhood Demographics Data

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Neighborhood Crime Data

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Neighborhood Crime Data

 
total Crime Index

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Safer than of U.S. neighborhoods.

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Neighborhood Violent Crime

violent Crime Index

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Safer than of U.S. neighborhoods.

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violent Crime Comparison (per 1,000 residents)

Crime
Oakland 0.101011101001110
Maine 1.30
My Chances of Becoming a Victim of a Violent Crime

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Neighborhood Property Crime

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Safer than of U.S. neighborhoods.

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property Crime Comparison (per 1,000 residents)

Crime
Oakland 0.101011101001110
Maine 18.30
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Crimes Per Square Mile

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Oakland 0.101011101001110
Maine 3

Neighborhood Public School Data

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School Rating Information

 
School Quality

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Better than of U.S. schools.

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Neighborhood Educational Environment

Adults In Neighborhood With College Degree Or Higher
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RSU 18


Students Enrolled in This District


Schools in District


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District Quality Compared to Maine

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Better than of ME school districts.

District Quality Compared to U.S. info

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Better than of US school districts.

Public School Test Scores (No Child Left Behind)

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Proficiency in Reading and Math 0.101011101001110 0.101011101001110
Proficiency in Reading 0.101011101001110 0.101011101001110
Proficiency in Math 0.101011101001110 0.101011101001110

Schools In This District

School Details Grades Quality Rating Compared to ME Quality Rating Compared to Nation
China Middle School
773 Lakeview Drive
South China, ME, 04358
05-08
Messalonskee Middle School
33 School Bus Drive
Oakland, ME, 04963
06-08
James H Bean School
2896 Middle Road
Sidney, ME, 04330
PK-05
Williams Elementary School
55 Pleasant Street
Oakland, ME, 04963
03-05
Messalonskee High School
131 Messalonskee High Drive
Oakland, ME, 04963
09-12
Ralph M Atwood Primary School
19 Heath Street
Oakland, ME, 04963
PK-02
China Primary School
763 Lakeview Drive
South China, ME, 04358
PK-04
Belgrade Central School
158 Depot Road
Belgrade, ME, 04917
PK-05

School District Enrollment By Group

Ethnic/racial Groups This District This State
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Economic Groups This District This State
ECONOMICALLY DISADVANTAGED 40.3% 43.5%
FREE LUNCH ELIGIBLE 33.4% 37.2%
REDUCED LUNCH ELIGIBLE 7.0% 6.3%

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