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Living in Grand Lake Oakland

Grand Lake is the 26th most walkable neighborhood in Oakland with 3,605 residents.

Grand Lake has good public transportation and is very bikeable.

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

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Walk Score of Grand Lake, Oakland, CA

Grand Lake is Very Walkable

Most errands can be accomplished on foot.

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Coffee Mill

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Lakeview Elementary School

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

Grand Lake is the 26th most walkable neighborhood in Oakland with a Walk Score of 85.

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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Population

24 East Peralta 85 62 83 3,043
25 Longfellow 85 71 91 5,855
26 Grand Lake 85 51 70 3,605
27 Acorn 85 73 86 1,268
28 Ralph Bunche 85 69 87 1,740

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Eating & Drinking

There are about 82 restaurants, bars and coffee shops in Grand Lake.

People in Grand Lake can walk to an average of 7 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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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 4 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.

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Grand Lake has about 3 car shares from RelayRides and Getaround.

Bike Score of Grand Lake, Oakland, CA

Grand Lake is Very Bikeable

Biking is convenient for most trips.

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Crime in Grand Lake

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Grand Lake has average property crime and less personal crime per person than the Oakland average.

Grand Lake Crime Rate

Compared to all Oakland neighborhoods.

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Urban Furniture

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Sunnyslope Avenue

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