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Living in Shafter Oakland

Shafter is the 11th most walkable neighborhood in Oakland with 3,433 residents.

Shafter has good public transportation and is very bikeable.

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

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92 Walk Score of Shafter, Oakland, CA

Shafter is a Walker’s Paradise

Daily errands do not require a car.

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Bike Link Lockers

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Rockridge Neighborhood

Daily errands do not require a car in Shafter Oakland.

Shafter is the 11th most walkable neighborhood in Oakland with a Walk Score of 92.

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

Shafter Neighborhood Ranking

Compare Shafter to other Oakland neighborhoods.

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Population

9 Fairview Park 92 64 96 3,927
10 Merritt 92 74 94 2,723
11 Shafter 92 63 84 3,433
12 Mosswood 92 73 96 2,301
13 East Peralta 91 63 93 3,043

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Eating & Drinking

There are about 99 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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63 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 3 bus lines passing through it.

Transit Time

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

84 Bike Score of Shafter, Oakland, CA

Shafter is Very Bikeable

Biking is convenient for most trips.

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Market Hall Produce

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Temescal Branch Library

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