A Gazetteer for the United States and Canada
Welcome to Oakland ...
The location of Oakland has been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (ie- the GNIS).<2>
When the people of Oakland refer to themselves (known as a demonym), they frequently use Oaklander<3>
From the Census Estimates for 2019, Oakland has a population of 1,179 people<4> (see below for details).
Oakland is 1,300 feet [396 m] above sea level.<5>.
Time Zone: Oakland lies in the Central Time Zone (CST/CDT) and observes daylight saving time
Area codes for Oakland: (402) and (531)<6>
Population Details ...
Taken from the 2019 Census Estimates, Oakland had an population of 1,179 people. This is a decrease of 5.23% since the 2010 Census (or a decrease of 13.75% since the 2000 Census).
At the time of the 2010 Census, Oakland had a population of 1,244 people (which is 18.14% of the total population of Burt County). This makes Oakland the county's 2nd most populous community.
The population of Oakland represents 0.07% of the population of Nebraska (which has 1,826,341 people), making it the state's 86th most populous community.
With a 2010 count of 1,244 people, the population of Oakland decreased 9% from the 2000 Census (with a count of 1,367 people).
More information can be found on the Census Page for Oakland.
Communities Also Named Oakland ...
Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are 131 communities that are also named Oakland - they are located in Alabama (4), Arkansas, California (2), Connecticut, Delaware, Florida (2), Georgia (7), Illinois (3), Indiana (2), Iowa (2), Kansas (5), Kentucky (3), Louisiana (3), Maine, Manitoba, Maryland (6), Massachusetts (2), Michigan (2), Minnesota (2), Mississippi (3), Missouri (4), New Brunswick, New Jersey (3), New York (2), North Carolina (7), Nova Scotia, Ohio (10), Oklahoma, Ontario (2), Oregon, Pennsylvania (8), Rhode Island, South Carolina (4), Tennessee (12), Texas (8), Vermont, Virginia (6), Washington (2), West Virginia (2) and Wisconsin (2).
For more information, see our Tidbits & Trivia Page for Oakland.
Communities near Oakland ...
We have created a list of 10 communities that are near Oakland.
To Help With Your Genealogy Research ...
We have a couple of sections for those tracing their genealogy.
We created a list of cemeteries that are in the area around Oakland. Our list includes the location of those cemeteries and we provide an overhead view. See our Cemetery List for Oakland.
Using the information from an 1895 Atlas, we've created a list of communities that were in the area of Oakland. Our list includes information such as whether the 1895 community had a post office or railroad service. See our List of 1890's Communities around Oakland.
We also have a detailed list of newspapers that have been published in the area around Oakland. Our list includes 5 papers. See our Newspapers Page for Oakland.
TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Oakland ...
Looking for more information about Oakland? A wonderful source is the TripAdvisor website. We always start with the TripAdvisor Tourism page, where you can read an overview with links that will help you find lodging, restaurants and attractions.
In addition to the Tourism page for Oakland, there are neighboring communities that also have Tourism pages. More information about those communities can be found on our TripAdvisor Page for Oakland.
Other Roadside Stops ...
Off-the-Road Links ...
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This page was last modified: 08 Aug 2020