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Living in Piedmont Avenue Oakland

Piedmont Avenue is the 3rd most walkable neighborhood in Oakland with 8,635 residents.

Piedmont Avenue has good public transportation and is very 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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A.G. Ferrari Foods

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

Cato's Ale House

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

Piedmont Avenue is the 3rd most walkable neighborhood in Oakland with a Walk Score of 92.

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

Piedmont Avenue Oakland Apartments for Rent

Piedmont Avenue Neighborhood Ranking

Compare Piedmont Avenue to other Oakland neighborhoods.

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Population

1 Downtown 97 84 84 16,449
2 Koreatown-Northgate 97 76 95 2,507
3 Piedmont Avenue 92 55 81 8,635
4 Temescal 92 68 95 4,271
5 Pill Hill 91 70 93 1,745

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Eating & Drinking

There are about 89 restaurants, bars and coffee shops in Piedmont Avenue.

People in Piedmont Avenue can walk to an average of 12 restaurants, bars and coffee shops in 5 minutes.

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

Cato's Ale House

Photo of Little Shin Shin in Piedmont Avenue, Oakland

Little Shin Shin

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 Very Bikeable

Biking is convenient for most trips.

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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 Posh Bagel in Piedmont Avenue, Oakland

Posh Bagel

Photo of Landmark Theatres in Piedmont Avenue, Oakland

Landmark Theatres

Photo of Landmark Theatres in Piedmont Avenue, Oakland

Landmark Theatres

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

Photo of Oakland Av:Bayo Vista Av in Piedmont Avenue, Oakland

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 Landmark TheatresA common local gathering during the evenings, this location is home to intimate theaters and many hard to find indie films.

Emily Pankey
on Landmark Theatres

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