Oakland County, MI

Population 1,220,657

Homefacts County Report

Schools

School Rating is Very good
  • No High School Diploma: 6.1%
  • High School Graduate or Higher: 47.7%
  • Bachelor's Degree or Higher: 46.2%

Registered Offenders

12.54% Higher than national avg.
  • 2,919 offenders in Oakland County
  • 23.91 offenders/10,000 residents

Property Report

Median List Price $299,000
  • Median Sales Price: $0

Environmental Hazards

2,703 Found nearby
  • Brownfields: 129
  • Registered Polluters: 138
  • Superfunds: 37
  • Tanks & Spills: 2,399

Unemployment

Moderate 3.1%
  • Michigan unemployment average: 3.7%
  • National unemployment average: 3.6%

Schools view all

392 Public Schools view public schools

Summary
There are 392 K-12 public schools in Oakland County, MI and 103 private schools. Homefacts rates Oakland County's schools as Very good, with an overall B+ rating.

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Crime view details

2,919 Registered Offenders search the registered offender database

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Property Report Overview

Average Listing Price
$299,000 compared to April 2018
Median Sales Price
No Data

Median Home Value

Housing Inventory

Property Type
  • Vacant
    6.7%
  • Rented
    28%
  • Owned
    65.2%

2,458 Building Permits View All

  • In 2014, the city of Oakland County, MI issued 2,458 building permits. All permits issued were for Single Family Homes. Of those 2,458 permits, 2114 were issued for single family homes and 344 were issued for multi-family homes.
  • In 2013, the city of Oakland County, MI issued 2,707 building permits. All permits issued were for Single Family Homes. Of those 2,707 permits, 2298 were issued for single family homes and 409 were issued for multi-family homes.
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Building Permits By Year

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Environmental Hazards

2703 Environmental Hazards

  • Brownfields
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  • Registered Polluters
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  • Superfunds
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  • Tanks & Spills
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Health Hazards

  • Air Quality HAZARDOUS (0/0)
    Oakland County, MI has 0% good air quality.
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  • Radon ZONE 2 COUNTY
    Oakland County, MI is a yellow zone.
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  • UV Index MODERATE 3.51 Average
    Oakland County, MI is a moderate risk area for ultra-violet rays.
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Average Monthly Temperature

  • January 23.17°
  • February 25.18°
  • March 36.42°
  • April 48.07°
  • May 59.23°
  • June 68.2°
  • July 73.25°
  • August 70.96°
  • September 62.75°
  • October 51.52°
  • November 39.77°
  • December 28.08°

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Natural Disasters

Probability of Natural Disasters for Oakland County, MI

Earthquakes
Oakland County, MI has a very low risk of earthquakes.
Hurricanes
Oakland County, MI has no risk of hurricanes.
Hail
Oakland County, MI has a high risk of hail storms.
Tornadoes
Oakland County, MI has a moderate risk of tornadoes.

Demographics view details

Median Household Income

Median Household Income in Oakland County, MI: $71,920

Unemployment

Unemployment in Oakland County is 3.1%. It is lower than the state and national averages, 3.7% and 7.2% respectively

Workforce Breakdown

Blue Collar - 28.04%
White Collar - 71.96%

Politics

State Representatives

  • Gov. Rick Snyder
  • Sen. Gary Peters
  • Sen. Debbie Stabenow

Neighborhood Info

5 Airports view all

Nearest Major Airports

183 FCC Towers view all

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