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Living in Grand Lake Oakland

Grand Lake is the 21st 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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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 21st most walkable neighborhood in Oakland with a Walk Score of 84.

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

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Grand Lake Neighborhood Ranking

Compare Grand Lake to other Oakland neighborhoods.

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Transit Score

Bike Score

Population

19 Hoover-Foster 85 70 90 4,296
20 Lakeshore 85 48 60 3,641
21 Grand Lake 84 51 66 3,605
22 Oak Tree 84 66 55 3,207
23 Adams Point 84 62 83 9,902

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Eating & Drinking

There are about 81 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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Coffee Mill

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The Star

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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 Bikeable

Some bike infrastructure.

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Morcom Amphitheatre of Roses

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Oakland Av:Bayo Vista Av

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Lakeview Elementary School

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Urban Furniture

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Sunnyslope Avenue

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