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Living in Shafter Oakland

Shafter is the 14th most walkable neighborhood in Oakland with 3,470 residents.

Shafter has good public transportation and is very bikeable.

Nearby neighborhoods: Temescal, Fairview Park, Rockridge, Bushrod, Piedmont Avenue, Mosswood and Santa Fe.

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Walk Score of Shafter, Oakland, CA

Shafter is Very Walkable

Most errands can be accomplished on foot.

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Scout

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Telegraph Av:52nd St

Most errands can be accomplished on foot in Shafter Oakland.

Shafter is the 14th most walkable neighborhood in Oakland with a Walk Score of 89.

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

Shafter Neighborhood Ranking

Compare Shafter to other Oakland neighborhoods.

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Population

12 Hawthorne 90 70 57 2,158
13 Temescal 90 67 86 4,418
14 Shafter 89 63 84 3,470
15 St. Elizabeth 88 70 59 6,294
16 Produce & Waterfront 88 80 83 2,771

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Eating & Drinking

There are about 96 restaurants, bars and coffee shops in Shafter.

People in Shafter can walk to an average of 6 restaurants, bars and coffee shops in 5 minutes.

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Transit Score of Shafter, Oakland, CA

Shafter has Good Transit

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

Public Transit Routes

Shafter 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 Shafter on public transit.

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Shafter has about 4 car shares from City CarShare and Getaround.

Bike Score of Shafter, Oakland, CA

Shafter is Very Bikeable

Biking is convenient for most trips.

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Crime in Shafter

Shafter has less violent crime and more property crime per person than the Oakland average.

Shafter Crime Rate

Compared to all Oakland neighborhoods.

How do you feel walking in Shafter Oakland?

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Ruby's Garden

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Temescal Branch Library

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Walking Zebras Under Bridge

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Rockridge Neighborhood

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