About This Place
Oakland City is the second-largest city but third-largest community in Gibson County, Indiana, after the city of Princeton and the town of Fort Branch It is the home of Oakland City University. The population was 2,429 at the 2010 census.
Oakland City is located at 38°20′17″N 87°20′50″W / 38.33806°N 87.34722°W / 38.33806; -87.34722 (38.337953, -87.347356).
According to the United States Census Bureau, the city has a total area of 1.1 square miles (2.8 km²), all of it land.