Oakley is a very small city located in the state of Utah. With a population of 1,591 people and two constituent neighborhoods, Oakley is the 124th largest community in Utah.
Oakley is neither predominantly blue-collar nor white-collar, instead having a mixed workforce of both blue-collar and white-collar jobs. Overall, Oakley is a city of service providers, managers, and sales and office workers. There are especially a lot of people living in Oakley who work in management occupations (16.62%), maintenance occupations (11.31%), and office and administrative support (9.95%).
Because of many things, Oakley is a great place for families with children to consider. First of all, many other families with children live here, making Oakley a place where both parents and children are more likely to develop social ties with other families, as well as find family-oriented services and community. The city’s good public school district and large population of college-educated adults provide an environment conducive to academic values. With regard to real estate, Oakley has a high rate of owner-occupied single family homes, which tends to reflect stability in the local community. Finally, Oakley’s overall crime rate is lower than average for the country.
As is often the case in a small city, Oakley doesn't have a public transportation system that people use for their commute.
The percentage of people in Oakley who are college-educated is somewhat higher than the average US community of 21.84%: 26.27% of adults in Oakley have at least a bachelor's degree.
The per capita income in Oakley in 2010 was $27,980, which is wealthy relative to Utah, and upper middle income relative to the rest of the US. This equates to an annual income of $111,920 for a family of four.
Oakley is a somewhat ethnically-diverse city. The people who call Oakley home describe themselves as belonging to a variety of racial and ethnic groups. The greatest number of Oakley residents report their race to be White, followed by Asian. Oakley also has a sizeable Hispanic population (people of Hispanic origin can be of any race). People of Hispanic or Latino origin account for 11.83% of the city’s residents. Important ancestries of people in Oakley include German, Danish, Irish, and Scottish.
The most common language spoken in Oakley is English. Other important languages spoken here include Spanish and French.