Oakland News

Median business size in Sumter County in 2016: between 5 and 9 employees

Median-sized businesses in Sumter County zip codes in 2016 have between five and nine employees, according to County Business Patterns (CBP) statistics provided by the United States Census Bureau.

Census Bureau: 78.39% of people in Oakland were old enough to vote in 2017

Of the 930 citizens living in Oakland in 2017, 729 were old enough to vote as of Aug. 2, according to U.S. Census Bureau data obtained by the Palmetto Business Daily.

Census Bureau: More women than men in Oakland in 2017

Of the 930 people living in Oakland in 2017, 57 percent (530) were women and 43 percent (400) were men, according to U.S. Census Bureau data obtained by the Palmetto Business Daily

Census Bureau reports Oakland population was 930 in 2017

Oakland had a population of 930 people in 2017, according to U.S. Census Bureau data obtained by the Palmetto Business Daily.

33.3% unemployed in Oakland in 2017

33.3 percent of Oakland residents between 16 and 65 years old were unemployed in 2017, according to data obtained from the U.S. Census Bureau.

Census Bureau: 0.4% of people in Oakland identified as multi-racial in 2017

Of the 930 citizens living in Oakland in 2017, 99.6% said they were only one race while 0.4% said they were two or more races, according to U.S. Census Bureau data obtained on Aug. 2 by the Palmetto Business Daily.

16.6 percent of people 25 or older had an associate's degree or higher in Oakland, South Carolina

16.6 percent of people 25 years or older had an associate's degree or higher in Oakland, South Carolina in 2017, according to data obtained from the U.S. Census Bureau.

12% of households in Oakland received food stamps in 2017

Oakland ranked 283rd in South Carolina for the percentage of households receiving food stamps in 2017, according to data obtained from the U.S. Census Bureau in August.

Oakland ranked 72nd in state for resident earnings in 2017

Oakland ranked 72nd among cities in South Carolina by annual earnings per resident, according to data obtained from the U.S. Census Bureau in August.

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