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About Oakland Park, Florida

Oakland Park, Florida is located near Fort Lauderdale, and is known for having a small town feeling.  In fact, this city of nearly 43,000 people adopted the phrase “Small town in the big city” as its vision statement. Oakland Park was named after the tall oaks that can be found here, and was incorporated after its predecessor, the city of Floranada (a combination of Florida and Canada), went bankrupt after the 1926 hurricane. Children of some of its pioneers still live here. 

Stimulating urban renewal is a current priority for the city. Residents here want to maintain a vibrant business climate and a strong economic well-being to continue to enhance the high quality of life that Oakland Park is known for.

Weather in Oakland

The average high temperatures in Oakland range from 71 in January to 92 in July

Average home income in Oakland

The average household income of a Oakland resident is $74,483 with an average home value of $303,913

Population of Oakland

Oakland has 2,031 residents.

Home ownership in Oakland

The average level of home ownership in Oakland is 65%.

Education breakdown of Oakland

Education levels of residents of Oakland include: highschool 25%, associate 8%, bachelor 20%, graduate 11%.

Households in Oakland

Oakland has 744 homes, built on average 24 years ago.