Oakland Salem County, New Jersey

Oakland: Borough in New Jersey, USA

About

Oakland is a city located in the county of Salem in the U.S. state of New Jersey. Its population at the 2010 census was 12,754 and a population density of 561 people per km². After 10 years in 2020 city had an estimated population of 12,841 inhabitants.

The city was created 119 years ago in 1902.

Oakland Quick Facts

Population : 12,841 (2020)
Country : United States of America
State : New Jersey (United States)
County : Salem County
Postal code : 07436
Area : 22.71 km2
Altitude : 233 feet / 71 meters
Establishment : April 04, 1902 (119 years ago)
Time Zone : Eastern Time Zone
Local time : 05:02:33 (6th December 2021)
Density : 565 Pop. per km² as of 2020
Population growth : 0.68% (2010-2020)
Oakland locator map
Location of Oakland on New Jersey map.
Demarest House  Oakland  Bergen County  NJ image
Demarest House Oakland Bergen County NJ
Demarest House  Oakland  Bergen County  NJ image

Geography

Oakland is located at 39°35'55"N 75°20'29"W (39.5987200, -75.3413000). It has 6 neighbors: Mahwah, Franklin Lakes, Pompton, Ringwood, Wanaque and Wayne.

Oakland map

Oakland has 6 neighbours.

  • Mahwah township of New Jersey
  • Franklin Lakes borough in Bergen County, New Jersey
  • Pompton town in Passaic County, New Jersey, United States
  • Ringwood Borough in Passaic County, New Jersey
  • Wanaque town in Passaic County, New Jersey
  • Wayne township in Passaic County, New Jersey, United States

Demographics

The population of Oakland increased by 0.68% in 10 years.

Year Population % Change Method
2010 12,754 - census
2011 12,836 0.64% estimation process
2012 12,880 0.34% estimation process
2013 12,925 0.35% estimation process
2014 12,957 0.25% estimation process
2015 12,995 0.29% estimation process
2016 12,975 -0.15% estimation process
2017 13,001 0.2% estimation process
2018 12,966 -0.27% estimation process
2019 12,926 -0.31% estimation process
2020 12,841 -0.66% estimation process

Oakland zip code is 07436. County name: Bergen, County fips: 34003

Local Places in Oakland

People born in Oakland (1)

American football player Mike Teel was born in Oakland

Schools in Oakland

College & universities near Oakland, NJ

Code Name City ZIP
186469 Salem Community College Carneys Point (NJ) 08069-2799
131113 Wilmington University New Castle (DE) 19720
184782 Rowan University Glassboro (NJ) 08028
432524 Delaware College of Art and Design Wilmington (DE) 19801-3007
184791 Rowan College of South Jersey Gloucester Campus Sewell (NJ) 08080

Stations (28)

Amtrak & bus stations near Oakland, NJ

Code Name Address Type
WIL Wilmington station 100 South French Street RAIL
NRK Newark 429 South College Ave. RAIL
LDW Lindenwold Station Ave & White Horse Rd West OTHER
PHL 30th Street Station 2955 Market St. RAIL
ATO Atco, New Jersey Cooper Rd and Raritan Ave OTHER

Post offices near Oakland

Post Office Name City ZIP
Alloway Post Office Alloway (NJ) 08001
Woodstown Post Office Woodstown (NJ) 08098
Quinton Post Office Quinton (NJ) 08072
Salem Post Office Salem (NJ) 08079
Deerfield Str Post Office Deerfield Street (NJ) 08313

Other places with the same name (20)

  • Oakland , California port city and county seat of Alameda County, California, United States with a population of 424,891 people.
  • Oakland , Tennessee human settlement in Fayette County, Tennessee, United States of America with a population of 8,669 people.
  • Oakland , Maine town in Kennebec County in the U.S. state of Maine with a population of 6,341 people.
  • Oakland , Wisconsin town in Burnett County, Wisconsin, USA with a population of 3,215 people.
  • Oakland , Florida town in Orange County, Florida, United States with a population of 3,152 people.
  • Oakland , Maryland town in the west-central part of Garrett County, Maryland, United States with a population of 1,873 people.
  • Oakland , Maryland town in the west-central part of Garrett County, Maryland, United States with a population of 1,803 people.
  • Oakland , Iowa city located in Iowa, United States with a population of 1,491 people.
  • Oakland , Missouri city in St. Louis County, Missouri, United States with a population of 1,375 people.
  • Oakland , Oklahoma human settlement in Marshall County, Oklahoma, United States of America with a population of 1,161 people.
  • Oakland , Oregon city in Oregon, USA with a population of 954 people.
  • Oakland , Pennsylvania census-designated place in Cambria County, Pennsylvania with a population of 556 people.
  • Oakland , Mississippi town in Yalobusha County, Mississippi with a population of 514 people.
  • Oakland , Mississippi town in Yalobusha County, Mississippi with a population of 492 people.
  • Oakland , Minnesota unincorporated community in Freeborn County, Minnesota with a population of 299 people.
  • Oakland , Kentucky city in Warren County, Kentucky, USA with a population of 217 people.
  • Oakland , Nebraska city in Burt County, Nebraska, United States with a population of 142 people.
  • Oakland , Illinois city in Coles County, Illinois, United States with a population of 127 people.
  • Oakland , Kansas human settlement (possibly historical) with a population of 34 people.

Other cities in Salem County

Cities, Towns, Neighborhoods & Other Populated Places in Salem County , NJ.

City Name Population Title
Pennsville 12,428 Census-designated place in New Jersey, United States
Carneys Point 7,692 Census designated place in New Jersey, USA
Milltown 6,909 Borough in Middlesex County, New Jersey
Penns Grove 4,752 Borough in Salem County, New Jersey, United States
Salem 4,713 City in Salem County, New Jersey, USA
Woodstown 3,440 Borough in Salem County, New Jersey, United States
Alloway 3,363 Village in South Ayrshire, Scotland, UK
Quinton 2,459 Township of New Jersey
Oldmans 1,791 Township in New Jersey
Elmer 1,312 Borough in Salem County, New Jersey

Distance to Other Cities

Oakland distances to largest New Jersey cities