Oakdale is located close to the center of Louisiana. Oakdale is between the Allen, Evangeline, Rapides county. Oakdale has 5.19 square miles of land area and 0.06 square miles of water area. As of 2010, the total Oakdale population is 7,780, which has shrunk 4.39% since 2000. The population growth rate is much lower than the state average rate of 1.44% and is much lower than the national average rate of 9.71%. Oakdale median household income is $29,792 in 2006-2010 and has grown by 30.52% since 2000. The income growth rate is about the same as the state average rate of 30.52% and is much higher than the national average rate of 19.17%. Oakdale median house value is $68,500 in 2006-2010 and has grown by 33.79% since 2000. The house value growth rate is much lower than the state average rate of 61.76% and is lower than the national average rate of 50.42%. As a reference, the national Consumer Price Index (CPI) inflation rate for the same period is 26.63%. On average, the public school district that covers Oakdale is better than the state average in quality. The Oakdale area code is 318.
Oakdale, LA Map, Border, and Nearby Locations
* Based on the U.S. 2010 Data