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Living in Civic Center Oakland

Civic Center is the most walkable neighborhood in Oakland with 1,500 residents.

Civic Center has excellent public transportation and is very bikeable.

Nearby neighborhoods: Lakewide, Chinatown, Downtown, Produce & Waterfront, Merritt, Lake Merritt and Waverly.

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Walk Score of Civic Center, Oakland, CA

Civic Center is a Walker’s Paradise

Daily errands do not require a car.

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Tribune Tower Oakland

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13th And Alice

Daily errands do not require a car in Civic Center Oakland.

Civic Center is the most walkable neighborhood in Oakland with a Walk Score of 98.

Find apartments in Oakland's most walkable neighborhoods: Civic Center, Chinatown and Downtown.

Civic Center Oakland Apartments for Rent

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Rental info for Apartment at Oakland in the Civic Center area
$2,495
2 bed
Walk Score 97
Rental info for Apartment at Oakland in the Civic Center area
$2,700
1 bed
Walk Score 99
Rental info for Apartment at Oakland in the Civic Center area
$1,450
1 bed
Walk Score 97

Civic Center Neighborhood Ranking

Compare Civic Center to other Oakland neighborhoods.

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Name

Walk Score

Transit Score

Bike Score

Population

1 Civic Center 98 84 85 1,500
2 Chinatown 97 85 80 2,950
3 Downtown 97 82 82 1,636

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Eating & Drinking

There are about 189 restaurants, bars and coffee shops in Civic Center.

People in Civic Center can walk to an average of 34 restaurants, bars and coffee shops in 5 minutes.

Restaurant Choices Map

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Transit Score of Civic Center, Oakland, CA

Civic Center has Excellent Transit

Transit is convenient for most trips. Find Civic Center Oakland apartments for rent near public transit.

Public Transit Routes

Civic Center has excellent public transportation and about 10 bus lines passing through it.

Transit Time

The map above shows how far you can travel in 30 minutes from Civic Center on public transit.

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Civic Center has about 3 car shares from City CarShare and Zipcar.

Bike Score of Civic Center, Oakland, CA

Civic Center is Very Bikeable

Biking is convenient for most trips.

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Crime in Civic Center

= Lowest Crime

Civic Center has less personal crime and less property crime per person than the Oakland average.

Civic Center Crime Rate

Compared to all Oakland neighborhoods.

How do you feel walking in Civic Center Oakland?

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Alameda County Parking Garage

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Oakland Museum

Photo of Alameda County Court House in Civic Center, Oakland

Alameda County Court House

Photo of 12th And Harrison St in Civic Center, Oakland

12th And Harrison St

Photo of 12th And Oak in Civic Center, Oakland

12th And Oak

Photo of 12th Street Lakeside Park in Civic Center, Oakland

12th Street Lakeside Park

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