List of mayors of Oakland, California facts for kids

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This is the list of mayors of the city of Oakland, California, which was founded in 1852. It was incorporated as a city in 1854.

Until the early 20th century, all Oakland mayors served terms of only one or two years each.

Terms

  • Office terms:
    • 1 year 1854 – mayor elected by fellow city council members
    • 2 years 1893 – mayor elected by fellow city council members
    • 4 years 1953 – mayor elected by popular vote

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