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Living in Adams Point Oakland

Adams Point is the 27th most walkable neighborhood in Oakland with 7,973 residents.

Adams Point has good public transportation and is very bikeable.

Nearby neighborhoods: Lake Merritt, Grand Lake, Oakland Ave/Harrison St, Waverly, Cleveland Heights, Lakewide and Lakeshore.

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Walk Score of Adams Point, Oakland, CA

Adams Point is Very Walkable

Most errands can be accomplished on foot.

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Elita And Grand Ave.

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Fitness SF Oakland

Most errands can be accomplished on foot in Adams Point Oakland.

Adams Point is the 27th most walkable neighborhood in Oakland with a Walk Score of 82.

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

Adams Point Neighborhood Ranking

Compare Adams Point to other Oakland neighborhoods.




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Transit Score

Bike Score


25 Golden Gate 83 50 73 1,995
26 Oak Tree 83 67 56 4,680
27 Adams Point 82 61 83 7,973
28 Laurel 82 50 58 1,541
29 Dimond 82 54 58 1,796

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Eating & Drinking

There are about 102 restaurants, bars and coffee shops in Adams Point.

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

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Coach Sushi

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Merritt Station Cafe

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thumbnail for Whole Foods MarketDon't be deceived by the name, this Whole Foods is an anomaly of a grocery store. Ask any Whole Foods shopper in the East Bay and they will tell you this place is more of a warehouse than a local market.

Sean Delizo
on Whole Foods Market

Transit Score of Adams Point, Oakland, CA

Adams Point has Good Transit

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

Public Transit Routes

Adams Point has good public transportation and about 6 bus lines passing through it.

Transit Time

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

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Adams Point has about 6 car shares from City CarShare, RelayRides and Zipcar.

Bike Score of Adams Point, Oakland, CA

Adams Point is Very Bikeable

Biking is convenient for most trips.


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Crime in Adams Point

= Lowest Crime

Adams Point has less personal crime and more property crime per person than the Oakland average.

Adams Point Crime Rate

Compared to all Oakland neighborhoods.

How do you feel walking in Adams Point Oakland?



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Lake Merritt Garden Center

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Lakeside Park

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Lakeshore Children's Park

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Lakeview Elementary School

thumbnail for Lake Merritt Garden CenterLake Merritt's Garden Center can be a little tricky to find, but keep your eyes open for two leaning bonsai trees and you've found your destination. The Garden Center in Oakland is a magnificent place to find serenity in a town canvassed in concrete.

Sean Delizo
on Lake Merritt Garden Center

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