Walk Score Logo
Go
Locate me

Living in Oak Center Oakland

Oak Center is the 42nd most walkable neighborhood in Oakland with 3,082 residents.

Oak Center has excellent public transportation and is a biker’s paradise.

Nearby neighborhoods: Acorn, Ralph Bunche, Cypress Village, Acorn Industrial, McClymonds, Prescott and Clawson.

Nearby Apartments

83 Walk Score of Oak Center, Oakland, CA

Oak Center is Very Walkable

Most errands can be accomplished on foot.

Photo of Pool in Oak Center, Oakland

Pool

Photo of 10th St:Market St in Oak Center, Oakland

10th St:Market St

Most errands can be accomplished on foot in Oak Center Oakland.

Oak Center is the 42nd most walkable neighborhood in Oakland with a Walk Score of 83.

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

Oak Center Neighborhood Ranking

Compare Oak Center to other Oakland neighborhoods.

Rank

#

Name

Walk Score

Transit Score

Bike Score

Population

40 Acorn 83 76 95 1,268
41 Clinton 83 60 77 8,596
42 Oak Center 83 75 95 3,082
43 Acorn Industrial 83 74 95 1,338
44 Wentworth Holland 83 52 67 2,270

Moving to Oakland from another city?

Eating & Drinking

There are about 38 restaurants, bars and coffee shops in Oak Center.

People in Oak Center can walk to an average of 0.4 restaurants, bars and coffee shops in 5 minutes.

Restaurant Choices Map

= More Choices

thumbnail for Martin Luther King, Junior Elementary SchoolThis school is decorated with murals of famous African-Americans. On Thursdays, Oakland Fresh Produce Markets come from 2:15-5:30. You can get two birds done with one stone: pick up the kids and pick up fresh produce. #acorn

Julee Lee
on Martin Luther King, Junior Elementary School

75 Transit Score of Oak Center, Oakland, CA

Oak Center has Excellent Transit

Transit is convenient for most trips. Find Oak Center Oakland apartments for rent near public transit.

Public Transit Routes

Oak Center has excellent 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 Oak Center on public transit.

95 Bike Score of Oak Center, Oakland, CA

Oak Center is a Biker’s Paradise

Daily errands can be accomplished on a bike.

25
100
Bike
Score

     o__
    _.>/ _
___(_)_\(_)___
          
Bike
Lanes

________________
 __  __  __  __
________________
          
Hills
          _
         / \
   _   _/   \
__/ \_/      \__
          
Bike
Commuters
              _
             |_|
/\           |_|
[]...........|_|
          

Walk Score Professional

Real Estate

Walk Score Neighborhood Map

Add Walk Score, Bike Score, and Transit Score to your rental and for sale properties with the Walk Score Widget.

Software Developers

Walk Score APIs

Build apps with Walk Score, public transit data, and commute and travel times via Walk Score APIs.

Data and Analysis

Walk Score Data and Research

Use Walk Score data for real estate, public health, finance, and urban planning research and analysis.