East Oakdale, California

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East Oakdale
census-designated place
Location in Stanislaus County and the state of California
Location in Stanislaus County and the state of California
Coordinates: 37°47′37″N 120°48′24″W / 37.79361°N 120.80667°W / 37.79361; -120.80667Coordinates: 37°47′37″N 120°48′24″W / 37.79361°N 120.80667°W / 37.79361; -120.80667
Country  United States
State  California
County Stanislaus
Area[1]
 • Total 5.213 sq mi (13.503 km2)
 • Land 4.771 sq mi (12.357 km2)
 • Water 0.442 sq mi (1.146 km2)  8.49%
Elevation 144 ft (44 m)
Population (2010)
 • Total 2,762
 • Density 530/sq mi (200/km2)
Time zone Pacific (PST) (UTC-8)
 • Summer (DST) PDT (UTC-7)
ZIP code 95316
Area code(s) 209
FIPS code 06-20907
GNIS feature ID 1853386

East Oakdale is a census-designated place (CDP) in Stanislaus County, California, United States. It is part of the Modesto Metropolitan Statistical Area. The population was 2,762 at the 2010 census.

Geography[edit]

East Oakdale is located at 37°47′37″N 120°48′24″W / 37.79361°N 120.80667°W / 37.79361; -120.80667 (37.793528, -120.806669)[2].

According to the United States Census Bureau, the CDP has a total area of 5.2 square miles (13 km2), of which, 4.7 square miles (12 km2) of it is land and 0.4 square miles (1.0 km2) of it (8.49%) is water.

History[edit]

Within modern East Oakdale was one of three ferry sites where the Stockton - Los Angeles Road crossed the Stanislaus River. The first of these crossings, Heath & Emory's Ferry, crossed the Stanislaus at East Oakdale, east of modern Oakdale. The second, Taylor's Ferry Crossing was located in Oakdale, the third Islips Ferry was further down river at Langworth, California.

Demographics[edit]

2010[edit]

The 2010 United States Census[3] reported that East Oakdale had a population of 2,762. The population density was 529.8 people per square mile (204.6/km²). The racial makeup of East Oakdale was 2,530 (91.6%) White, 7 (0.3%) African American, 18 (0.7%) Native American, 60 (2.2%) Asian, 5 (0.2%) Pacific Islander, 78 (2.8%) from other races, and 64 (2.3%) from two or more races. Hispanic or Latino of any race were 284 persons (10.3%).

The Census reported that 2,762 people (100% of the population) lived in households, 0 (0%) lived in non-institutionalized group quarters, and 0 (0%) were institutionalized.

There were 1,055 households, out of which 301 (28.5%) had children under the age of 18 living in them, 809 (76.7%) were opposite-sex married couples living together, 40 (3.8%) had a female householder with no husband present, 27 (2.6%) had a male householder with no wife present. There were 31 (2.9%) unmarried opposite-sex partnerships, and 3 (0.3%) same-sex married couples or partnerships. 138 households (13.1%) were made up of individuals and 78 (7.4%) had someone living alone who was 65 years of age or older. The average household size was 2.62. There were 876 families (83.0% of all households); the average family size was 2.87.

The population was spread out with 562 people (20.3%) under the age of 18, 159 people (5.8%) aged 18 to 24, 413 people (15.0%) aged 25 to 44, 1,046 people (37.9%) aged 45 to 64, and 582 people (21.1%) who were 65 years of age or older. The median age was 50.0 years. For every 100 females there were 94.5 males. For every 100 females age 18 and over, there were 97.0 males.

There were 1,102 housing units at an average density of 211.4 per square mile (81.6/km²), of which 984 (93.3%) were owner-occupied, and 71 (6.7%) were occupied by renters. The homeowner vacancy rate was 1.8%; the rental vacancy rate was 5.3%. 2,553 people (92.4% of the population) lived in owner-occupied housing units and 209 people (7.6%) lived in rental housing units.

2000[edit]

As of the census[4] of 2000, there were 2,742 people, 989 households, and 824 families residing in the CDP. The population density was 486.9 people per square mile (188.0/km²). There were 1,032 housing units at an average density of 183.3 per square mile (70.8/km²). The racial makeup of the CDP was 91.28% White, 0.36% African American, 1.86% Native American, 1.64% Asian, 0.07% Pacific Islander, 2.08% from other races, and 2.70% from two or more races. Hispanic or Latino of any race were 6.82% of the population.

There were 989 households out of which 33.1% had children under the age of 18 living with them, 75.8% were married couples living together, 5.4% had a female householder with no husband present, and 16.6% were non-families. 13.5% of all households were made up of individuals and 5.9% had someone living alone who was 65 years of age or older. The average household size was 2.77 and the average family size was 3.03.

In the CDP the population was spread out with 25.3% under the age of 18, 5.5% from 18 to 24, 22.2% from 25 to 44, 34.0% from 45 to 64, and 13.0% who were 65 years of age or older. The median age was 44 years. For every 100 females there were 104.9 males. For every 100 females age 18 and over, there were 102.9 males.

The median income for a household in the CDP was $70,227, and the median income for a family was $83,587. Males had a median income of $70,096 versus $36,602 for females. The per capita income for the CDP was $40,633. About 5.1% of families and 7.9% of the population were below the poverty line, including 11.3% of those under age 18 and 3.0% of those age 65 or over.

Politics[edit]

In the state legislature East Oakdale is located in the 14th Senate District, represented by Republican Tom Berryhill, and in the 25th Assembly District, represented by Republican Kristin Olsen. Federally, East Oakdale is located in California's 19th congressional district, which has a Cook PVI of R +10[5] and is represented by Republican Jeff Denham.

References[edit]

  1. ^ U.S. Census
  2. ^ "US Gazetteer files: 2010, 2000, and 1990". United States Census Bureau. 2011-02-12. Retrieved 2011-04-23. 
  3. ^ All data are derived from the United States Census Bureau reports from the 2010 United States Census, and are accessible on-line here. The data on unmarried partnerships and same-sex married couples are from the Census report DEC_10_SF1_PCT15. All other housing and population data are from Census report DEC_10_DP_DPDP1. Both reports are viewable online or downloadable in a zip file containing a comma-delimited data file. The area data, from which densities are calculated, are available on-line here. Percentage totals may not add to 100% due to rounding. The Census Bureau defines families as a household containing one or more people related to the householder by birth, opposite-sex marriage, or adoption. People living in group quarters are tabulated by the Census Bureau as neither owners nor renters. For further details, see the text files accompanying the data files containing the Census reports mentioned above.
  4. ^ "American FactFinder". United States Census Bureau. Retrieved 2008-01-31. 
  5. ^ "Will Gerrymandered Districts Stem the Wave of Voter Unrest?". Campaign Legal Center Blog. Retrieved 2008-02-10.