Situated in Fayette County, Oakland is a quiet, peaceful community with plenty of family-based activities. Ranked as one of the safest place to live in all of West Tennessee, it is the fastest growing suburb of Memphis and is attracting new residents due to its unspoiled beauty and is proximity to the city. Oakland offers a wide variety of activities from an 18-hole Championship Golf Course to boating, fishing, hunting, and children’s sporting activities. In the Fayette County School district, Oakland focuses on academic excellence, accountability, safety, and security. Oakland’s wonderful community, lower taxes, and small town atmosphere makes it a desirable location for many.