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Living in Oak Center Oakland

Oak Center is the 21st most walkable neighborhood in Oakland with 3,082 residents.

Oak Center has excellent public transportation and is very bikeable.

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

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Walk Score of Oak Center, Oakland, CA

Oak Center is Very Walkable

Most errands can be accomplished on foot.

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Pool

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10th St:Market St

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

Oak Center is the 21st most walkable neighborhood in Oakland with a Walk Score of 86.

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

Oak Center Neighborhood Ranking

Compare Oak Center to other Oakland neighborhoods.

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Population

19 Oak Tree 86 67 69 3,207
20 Adams Point 86 63 84 9,902
21 Oak Center 86 73 85 3,082
22 Rockridge 86 59 78 3,447
23 Santa Fe 85 61 96 3,463

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Eating & Drinking

There are about 46 restaurants, bars and coffee shops in Oak Center.

People in Oak Center can walk to an average of 0.2 restaurants, bars and coffee shops in 5 minutes.

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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

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on Martin Luther King, Junior Elementary School

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.

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Oak Center has about 3 car shares from Getaround.

Bike Score of Oak Center, Oakland, CA

Oak Center is Very Bikeable

Biking is convenient for most trips.

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Crime in Oak Center

= Lowest Crime

Oak Center has more personal crime and more property crime per person than the Oakland average.

Oak Center Crime Rate

Compared to all Oakland neighborhoods.

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