Oakland is a tiny city located in the state of Oregon. With a population of 920 people and just one neighborhood, Oakland is the 174th largest community in Oregon.
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 (16.51%), sales jobs (12.06%) and management occupations (10.16%).
Of important note, Oakland is also a city of artists. Oakland has more artists, designers and people working in media than 90% of the communities in America. This concentration of artists helps shape Oakland’s character.
Setting & Lifestyle
Oakland is a small city, and as such doesn't have a public transit system that people use to get to and from their jobs every day.