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Living in Piedmont Avenue Oakland

Piedmont Avenue is the 9th most walkable neighborhood in Oakland with 6,292 residents.

Piedmont Avenue has good public transportation and is very bikeable.

Nearby neighborhoods: Grand Lake, Temescal, Mosswood, Oakland Ave/Harrison St, Shafter, Mountain View Cemetery and Adams Point.

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Walk Score of Piedmont Avenue, Oakland, CA

Piedmont Avenue is a Walker’s Paradise

Daily errands do not require a car.

Photo of Fentons Creamery in Piedmont Avenue, Oakland

Fentons Creamery

Photo of Piedmont Grocery in Piedmont Avenue, Oakland

Piedmont Grocery

Daily errands do not require a car in Piedmont Avenue Oakland.

Piedmont Avenue is the 9th most walkable neighborhood in Oakland with a Walk Score of 93.

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

Piedmont Avenue Oakland Apartments for Rent

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Rental info for Apartment at Oakland in the Piedmont Avenue area
$1,052
1 bed
Walk Score 91
Rental info for Apartment at Oakland in the Piedmont Avenue area
$2,100
2 bed
Walk Score 91
Rental info for House at Oakland in the Piedmont Avenue area
$4,000
3 bed
Walk Score 88
Rental info for Apartment at Oakland in the Piedmont Avenue area
$1,625
1 bed
Walk Score 97
Rental info for Apartment at Oakland in the Piedmont Avenue area
$1,795
2 bed
Walk Score 77
Rental info for Apartment at Oakland in the Piedmont Avenue area
$2,250
1 bed
Walk Score 98
Rental info for Apartment at Oakland in the Piedmont Avenue area
$1,595
1 bed
Walk Score 97
Rental info for Apartment at Oakland in the Piedmont Avenue area
$1,950
1 bed
Walk Score 86

Piedmont Avenue Neighborhood Ranking

Compare Piedmont Avenue to other Oakland neighborhoods.

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Name

Walk Score

Transit Score

Bike Score

Population

7 San Pablo Gateway 95 81 81 2,943
8 Old City 94 83 74 2,552
9 Piedmont Avenue 93 54 70 6,292
10 Pill Hill 91 70 89 1,813
11 Fruitvale Station 90 72 67 1,598

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Eating & Drinking

There are about 92 restaurants, bars and coffee shops in Piedmont Avenue.

People in Piedmont Avenue can walk to an average of 14 restaurants, bars and coffee shops in 5 minutes.

Photo of Adesso in Piedmont Avenue, Oakland

Adesso

Photo of Cato's Ale House in Piedmont Avenue, Oakland

Cato's Ale House

Restaurant Choices Map

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thumbnail for Fentons CreameryThe great Fenton's Creamery. Offering the best ice creams and sundaes before and after its fire that shut it down for a while a few years back. This location was also featured in Pixar's film "Up"

Emily Pankey
on Fentons Creamery

Transit Score of Piedmont Avenue, Oakland, CA

Piedmont Avenue has Good Transit

Many nearby public transportation options. Find Piedmont Avenue Oakland apartments for rent near public transit.

Public Transit Routes

Piedmont Avenue has good public transportation and about 5 bus lines passing through it.

Transit Time

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

icon for car shares in Piedmont Avenue

Piedmont Avenue has about 6 car shares from City CarShare, RelayRides and Zipcar.

Bike Score of Piedmont Avenue, Oakland, CA

Piedmont Avenue is Very Bikeable

Biking is convenient for most trips.

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Crime in Piedmont Avenue

= Lowest Crime

Piedmont Avenue has less personal crime and less property crime per person than the Oakland average.

Piedmont Avenue Crime Rate

Compared to all Oakland neighborhoods.

How do you feel walking in Piedmont Avenue Oakland?

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Photo of Mausoleum of Chapel of the Chimes in Piedmont Avenue, Oakland

Mausoleum of Chapel of the Chimes

Photo of A.G. Ferrari Foods in Piedmont Avenue, Oakland

A.G. Ferrari Foods

Photo of Cato's Ale House in Piedmont Avenue, Oakland

Cato's Ale House

Photo of Landmark Piedmont Cinema in Piedmont Avenue, Oakland

Landmark Piedmont Cinema

Photo of Landmark Piedmont Cinema in Piedmont Avenue, Oakland

Landmark Piedmont Cinema

Photo of Posh Bagel in Piedmont Avenue, Oakland

Posh Bagel

thumbnail for Piedmont GroceryThe backside of Piedmont Grocery, with a full parking lot and wonderful seating outdoors to enjoy the sun.

Emily Pankey
on Piedmont Grocery

Photo of Little Shin Shin in Piedmont Avenue, Oakland

Little Shin Shin

Photo of Gaylord's Caffe Espresso in Piedmont Avenue, Oakland

Gaylord's Caffe Espresso

Photo of Blue Door Beads in Piedmont Avenue, Oakland

Blue Door Beads

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Piedmont Avenue

thumbnail for Mausoleum of Chapel of the ChimesOne of my favorite streets to bop around on, Piedmont Ave is full of excellent restaurants, magnificent coffee shops, and many unique and individually owned shops and grocers.

Emily Pankey
on Mausoleum of Chapel of the Chimes

Piedmont Avenue is Talking About...

coffee fentons creamery food sundae fentons creamery & restaurant fentonscreamery & restaurant drink cato's ale house fentons lunch chicken mama's royal cafe commis kona club timeless coffee fentons creamery & breakfast piedmont eat ice cream

Piedmont Avenue is all about:

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thumbnail for AdessoA great restaurant on the basement floor that specializes in its homemade charcuterie. It also has a great bar with a wide selection.

Emily Pankey
on Adesso

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