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Living in Piedmont Avenue Oakland

Piedmont Avenue is the 4th most walkable neighborhood in Oakland with 8,635 residents.

Piedmont Avenue has good public transportation and is somewhat bikeable.

Nearby neighborhoods: Temescal, Grand Lake, Mosswood, Harrison St-Oakland Ave, Shafter, Pill Hill and Lakeshore.

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Walk Score of Piedmont Avenue, Oakland, CA

Piedmont Avenue is a Walker’s Paradise

Daily errands do not require a car.

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Fentons Creamery

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Mausoleum of Chapel of the Chimes

Daily errands do not require a car in Piedmont Avenue Oakland.

Piedmont Avenue is the 4th most walkable neighborhood in Oakland with a Walk Score of 92.

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

Piedmont Avenue Oakland Apartments for Rent

Piedmont Avenue Neighborhood Ranking

Compare Piedmont Avenue to other Oakland neighborhoods.

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Population

2 Koreatown-Northgate 97 77 95 2,507
3 Temescal 92 69 90 4,271
4 Piedmont Avenue 92 57 68 8,635
5 Mosswood 92 73 95 2,301
6 Fruitvale Station 92 74 86 1,559

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Eating & Drinking

There are about 103 restaurants, bars and coffee shops in Piedmont Avenue.

People in Piedmont Avenue can walk to an average of 13 restaurants, bars and coffee shops in 5 minutes.

Photo of Adesso in Piedmont Avenue, Oakland

Adesso

Photo of Cato's Ale House in Piedmont Avenue, Oakland

Cato's Ale House

Restaurant Choices Map

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thumbnail for Fentons CreameryThe great Fenton's Creamery. Offering the best ice creams and sundaes before and after its fire that shut it down for a while a few years back. This location was also featured in Pixar's film "Up"

Emily Pankey
on Fentons Creamery

Transit Score of Piedmont Avenue, Oakland, CA

Piedmont Avenue has Good Transit

Many nearby public transportation options. Find Piedmont Avenue Oakland apartments for rent near public transit.

Public Transit Routes

Piedmont Avenue has good public transportation and about 7 bus lines passing through it.

Transit Time

The map above shows how far you can travel in 30 minutes from Piedmont Avenue on public transit.

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Piedmont Avenue has about 8 car shares from City CarShare, RelayRides, Zipcar and Getaround.

Bike Score of Piedmont Avenue, Oakland, CA

Piedmont Avenue is Bikeable

Some bike infrastructure.

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Crime in Piedmont Avenue

= Lowest Crime

Piedmont Avenue has less personal crime and less property crime per person than the Oakland average.

Piedmont Avenue Crime Rate

Compared to all Oakland neighborhoods.

How do you feel walking in Piedmont Avenue Oakland?

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Photo of Cato's Ale House in Piedmont Avenue, Oakland

Cato's Ale House

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Posh Bagel

Photo of Little Shin Shin in Piedmont Avenue, Oakland

Little Shin Shin

Photo of Gaylord's Caffe Espresso in Piedmont Avenue, Oakland

Gaylord's Caffe Espresso

Photo of Giraffes, Public Art in Piedmont Avenue, Oakland

Giraffes, Public Art

Photo of Giraffes, Public Art in Piedmont Avenue, Oakland

Giraffes, Public Art

thumbnail for Mausoleum of Chapel of the ChimesOne of my favorite streets to bop around on, Piedmont Ave is full of excellent restaurants, magnificent coffee shops, and many unique and individually owned shops and grocers.

Emily Pankey
on Mausoleum of Chapel of the Chimes

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Oakland Av:Bayo Vista Av

Photo of Blue Door Beads in Piedmont Avenue, Oakland

Blue Door Beads

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Piedmont Avenue

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Piedmont Avenue Elementary School

thumbnail for AdessoA great restaurant on the basement floor that specializes in its homemade charcuterie. It also has a great bar with a wide selection.

Emily Pankey
on Adesso

thumbnail for Little Shin ShinThis restaurant is one of the best Chinese eateries in the area! Some personal suggestions include their Mu Shu plates, Chow Fun, and Won Ton Soups. Also conveniently located next to a great cycle shop!

Emily Pankey
on Little Shin Shin

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