Oakland Park, Florida 

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Population

44,085

+5.6% since 2010

Unemployment Rate

3.3%

Median Income

$45,137

Median Home Price

$232,800

Best Places to Live in Oakland Park, Florida

Regional center - South Atlantic Coast near the southern tip of the Florida Peninsula. February, December and March are the most pleasant months in Oakland Park, while August and July are the least comfortable months.

Pros
-Cultural diversity
-Beaches and water recreation
-Entertainment
Cons
-Hurricane risk
-Cost of living
-Crime rates

Local Listings in Oakland Park
 $239,900 
3281 NW 15th Ct
Bed 3 | Bath 2 | 1700 SqFt
 $675,000 
500 NW 20th St
Bed 3 | Bath 3 | 1779 SqFt
 $203,000 
1605 NW 11th Ct
Bed 5 | Bath 2 | 992 SqFt

What Bert Has To Say About Miami-Fort Lauderdale-West Palm Beach Metro Area

Miami has always been the commercial and cultural center for Florida and the nearby Caribbean, but in the past 30 years it has emerged as a world-class international hub and a gateway for all of Latin America. In many ways it serves as the central logistical and cultural hub of the entire Western Hemisphere. The inevitable result is a diverse and invigorating Latin culture superimposed upon what was already a major commercial, resort, and retirement area dating back to the 1920’s. Many think of it as a tourist center, but import/export and international financial trade with Latin countries make up a far larger part of the economy. These activities bring a large banking industry as well as cargo transport and warehousing; the manufacturing and corporate headquarters rosters are also growing. The city is busy- in many ways stressful- and the mix of cultures, heat, and poverty has occasionally boiled over into ethnic and civil strife. But the city is fun and undeniably alive.


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City: Oakland Park
Zip Codes: 33309 33334
Time zone: Eastern Standard Time (EST)
Elevation: 12 ft above sea level

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ECONOMY
The unemployment rate in Oakland Park is 3.3% (U.S. avg. is 3.9%). Recent job growth is Positive. Oakland Park jobs have increased by 1.9%. More Economy

COST OF LIVING
Compared to the rest of the country, Oakland Park's cost of living is 15.4% higher than the U.S. average. More Cost of Living or Compare Oakland Park's Cost of Living

WEATHER & CLIMATE
February, December and March are the most pleasant months in Oakland Park, while August and July are the least comfortable months. Today's Weather | Climate Averages

VOTING
Broward county voted Democratic in the previous five Presidential elections. More Voting Stats

POPULATION
Oakland Park's population is 44,085 people. Since 2010, it has had a population growth of 5.6%. Learn More...

TRANSPORTATION
Average Commute time is 25 minutes. The National Average is 26 minutes. Learn More...

REAL ESTATE
The median home cost in Oakland Park is $232,800. Home appreciation the last 10 years has been 13.9%. Check out the homes in the area

SCHOOLS
Oakland Park public schools spend $9,109 per student. The average school expenditure in the U.S. is $12,383. There are about 17.3 students per teacher in Oakland Park. More Education


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Housing Market in Oakland Park

It's a good time to buy in Oakland Park. Home Appreciation is up 10.8% in the last 12 months. Browse Oakland Park Real Estate

The median home price in Oakland Park is $232,800. Browse Homes in this Range.


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Reviews for Oakland Park   1 Reviews
Quality of Life - 10/23/2009
You are living in the greater Fort Lauderdale area. It's the city, so you get all the good and all of the bad of city life. I'm not saying we are big like NYC or... Read More

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NEW LISTINGS IN OAKLAND PARK
$239,900
3281 NW 15th Ct
Bed 3 | Bath 2

$675,000
500 NW 20th St
Bed 3 | Bath 3

$203,000
1605 NW 11th Ct
Bed 5 | Bath 2

$279,000
1077 NE 38th St
Bed 2 | Bath 1

$445,000
3429 NE 17th Way
Bed 3 | Bath 2

$1,070,000
259 Codrington Dr
Bed 3 | Bath 3

$3,795,000
2894 NE 26th St
Bed 5 | Bath 6

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