Oakview is a residential neighborhood of detached, single family homes built ca. 1920s-1960s. Median age is 1958. Median lot size is approximately 1/4 acre. Median interior living space is approximately 1,400 sq. ft. Homes have 2 to 4 bedrooms with 1 to 2 baths. About half the homes have full basements. Approximately half have 1 to 2 car attached garages.
The Oakview neighborhood is generally bounded by Red Bank Avenue West, Lynn Avenue, Dubois Avenue, and Broad Street North (Route 45).