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Living in Shafter Oakland

Shafter is the 8th most walkable neighborhood in Oakland with 3,433 residents.

Shafter has good public transportation and is a biker’s paradise.

Nearby neighborhoods: Temescal, Fairview Park, Bushrod, Rockridge, Piedmont Avenue, Mosswood and Santa Fe.

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Walk Score of Shafter, Oakland, CA

Shafter is a Walker’s Paradise

Daily errands do not require a car.

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Photo of Telegraph Av:52nd St in Shafter, Oakland

Telegraph Av:52nd St

Photo of Rockridge Market Hall in Shafter, Oakland

Rockridge Market Hall

Daily errands do not require a car in Shafter Oakland.

Shafter is the 8th most walkable neighborhood in Oakland with a Walk Score of 90.

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

Shafter Neighborhood Ranking

Compare Shafter to other Oakland neighborhoods.

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Population

6 Fruitvale Station 91 72 70 1,559
7 Hawthorne 90 70 68 3,140
8 Shafter 90 63 90 3,433
9 Saint Elizabeth 90 71 61 6,226
10 Merritt 90 71 90 2,723

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Eating & Drinking

There are about 95 restaurants, bars and coffee shops in Shafter.

People in Shafter can walk to an average of 8 restaurants, bars and coffee shops in 5 minutes.

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Transit Score of Shafter, Oakland, CA

Shafter has Good Transit

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

Public Transit Routes

Shafter has good public transportation and about 5 bus lines passing through it.

Transit Time

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

icon for car shares in Shafter

Shafter has about 5 car shares from City CarShare, Zipcar and Getaround.

Bike Score of Shafter, Oakland, CA

Shafter is a Biker’s Paradise

Daily errands can be accomplished on a bike.

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Photo of Temescal Branch Library in Shafter, Oakland

Temescal Branch Library

Photo of Walking Zebras Under Bridge in Shafter, Oakland

Walking Zebras Under Bridge

Photo of Bike Link Lockers in Shafter, Oakland

Bike Link Lockers

Photo of Rockridge Neighborhood in Shafter, Oakland

Rockridge Neighborhood

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