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Living in Grand Lake Oakland

Grand Lake is the 23rd most walkable neighborhood in Oakland with 3,605 residents.

Grand Lake has good public transportation and is somewhat bikeable.

Nearby neighborhoods: Lakeshore, Adams Point, Harrison St-Oakland Ave, Piedmont Avenue, Cleveland Heights, Mosswood and Trestle Glen.

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88 Walk Score of Grand Lake, Oakland, CA

Grand Lake is Very Walkable

Most errands can be accomplished on foot.

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The Alley

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The Alley

Most errands can be accomplished on foot in Grand Lake Oakland.

Grand Lake is the 23rd most walkable neighborhood in Oakland with a Walk Score of 88.

Find apartments in Oakland's most walkable neighborhoods: Downtown, Koreatown-Northgate and Temescal.

Grand Lake Neighborhood Ranking

Compare Grand Lake to other Oakland neighborhoods.

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Transit Score

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Population

21 Laurel 88 50 64 1,544
22 Hoover-Foster 88 72 97 4,296
23 Grand Lake 88 53 66 3,605
24 Longfellow 88 73 95 5,855
25 Rancho San Antonio 87 56 76 5,495

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Eating & Drinking

There are about 78 restaurants, bars and coffee shops in Grand Lake.

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

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The Star

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Grand Oaks Restaurant

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thumbnail for The AlleyCheck out this entertaining steakhouse/dive bar's amazing food and live piano bar with a master pianist performing songs from the 1920’s. #bar #livemusic Photo: The Alley

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53 Transit Score of Grand Lake, Oakland, CA

Grand Lake has Good Transit

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

Public Transit Routes

Grand Lake 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 Grand Lake on public transit.

66 Bike Score of Grand Lake, Oakland, CA

Grand Lake is Bikeable

Some bike infrastructure.

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Morcom Amphitheatre of Roses

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Lakeview Elementary School

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Sunnyslope Avenue

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