Oakland is located in Alameda County, CA. The population is 400,740, making Oakland the largest city in Alameda County and the 8th largest city in the state of California.
There are 136 public schools in Oakland with an average Homefacts rating of C+. The total crime rate for Oakland is , and there are 762 registered sex offenders residing in the city. Unemployment in Oakland is moderate and the median home sales price is $567,500.